DL News Staff
The Mi-gi-mi-gi-way-win Advisory Board of the Tribal Council of the White Earth Band of Ojibwe Indians donated a total of $6,625 to worthy community causes. Thanks to a fresh infusion of funds, the Circle of Life School will be able to continue its 2006 White Earth Reservation Science and Math Summer Program. This is the eighth year that the Circle of Life School, serving White Earth students from kindergarten through high school, is offering the summer science and math program with the University of Minnesota.
Question: Grandpa likes to take the kids for a ride in his old (1950's) car, and they just love it, but the car does not have seat belts. Is he required to have child seats in this car? If so, how do we attach them without seat belts? Answer: I will not cover the entire statute here for the sake of brevity.
The inaugural Flap Jack 5k run in Vergas had approximately 100 runners on April 1, during the annual Maple Syrup Fest. The top three in each age category include Male 15-19: Shane Novak (1st) Kei Nelson (2nd), Mark Shipman (3rd) Female 15-19: Julie Adams (1st), Emma Johnson (2nd) Male 20-29: Brett Bei (1st), Jesse Buckley (2nd), Michael Krieger (3rd) Female 20-29: Heather Smith (1st), Heidi Dresser (2nd), Megan Enger (3rd) Male 30-39: Blain Novak (1st), Mark Johnson (2nd), Daniel Stevuve (3rd) Female 30-39: Christina Floding (1st), Sarah Moore (2nd), Carla Johnson-Rouw
Elizabeth Warling will continue as Becker County Dairy Princess. The Lake Park teenager was once more crowned as the 2006 princess Saturday in Detroit Lakes. Warling, 18, also represented the county in 2005. Warling said she is excited about representing the county again. This time, she will be able to compete at the Princess Kay of the Milky Way pageant.
Natural Innovations is proud to present its monthly speaker forum, "Flyways and Migration: The Detroit Lakes Impact," on Thursday, April 13, from 4:30-6 p.m. in Room C-101, Minnesota State Community and Technical College, Detroit Lakes. Birds have been migrating since the last Ice Age ended, some 12,000 years ago. Flying in cloudy, foggy weather, over thousands of miles, even over open oceans, they return months later to nest in the same tree or on the same muskrat den, as the previous year.
Becker County Child Abuse Prevention Council hosts a family carnival April 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the former Washington School, Detroit Lakes. There will be booths filled with fun activities, a free lunch, a speaker on strategies for resolving family conflict and lots of door prizes. April is Child Abuse Prevention month.
Wednesday, April 5 Dance lessons Instructor Victor Gelking offers dance classes at the Fargo American Legion Club, 8-8:30 p.m., followed by dancing until 11. No age limit. Call 701-293-8362 for more info. Thursday, April 6 El Zagal Shrine Circus The El Zagal Shrine Circus is Detroit Lakes for three shows at the Kent Freeman Sports Arena, 10 a.m., 12:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. General admission is $5; gates open one hour prior. Tickets are on sale at Central Market.
BOARD OF EQUALIZATION MEETING SET Assessment Notice NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN That the Board of Equalization of the City of Detroit Lakes, Becker County, Minnesota will meet in the County Commissioner's Meeting Room, Becker County Courthouse, in said City at 10:00 o'clock A.M., Thursday, April 20, 2006, for the purpose of reviewing and correcting the assessments of said City for the Year 2006.
NOTICE OF HEARINGS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN That the Detroit Lakes Planning Commission will meet in the Council Chambers of the City Administration Building, 1025 Roosevelt Avenue on Thursday, April 20th, 2006 at 7:00 PM to hold a public hearing to consider the fol- lowing items: A) Public Hearings: CONSIDERATION TO THE VARIANCE REQUEST TO ALLOW OUTSIDE SALES AND DISPLAY AT 415 WASHINGTON AVENUE (MINNESOTA WAREHOUSE FURNITURE) CONSIDERATION TO THE VARIANCE REQUEST TO ALLOW A REAR YARD WAREHOUSE SETBACK AND HEIGHT VARIANCE AND OPEN SOFFIT ON A WAREHOUSE AT 1465 MENARD DRIVE (ME
July 13, 1928-April 1, 2006 Former White Earth Lake resident Ardyce C. Donner, 77, of Ulen, Minn., died Saturday, April 1, 2006 at the Viking Manor Nursing Home, Ulen. Ardyce Dorseth, the daughter of Albert and Agnes (Huseby) Dorseth, was born July 13, 1928 near Flom, Minn. She was raised on the family farm northwest of Flom, and attended country schools there. Ardyce was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith at Aspelund Lutheran Church, rural Flom. She graduated from Ulen High School with the class of 1946.