DL News Staff
Main Street restaurant is a locally owned restaurant on Washington Avenue in Detroit Lakes. I decided to go there and do a review on their breakfast menu that I heard so many people say might be the best in DL. I have been there many times before but never really ordered off the breakfast menu. I walked in and sat down, and soon after they came to give me a menu. The waitress greeted me in very nice fashion and read off the daily specials. I decided to order French toast and hash browns. While
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have risen 1.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.32/gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.5 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.34/gallon, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.
FERGUS FALLS, MINN —The West Central Initiative (WCI) Board has named economic development consultant Terry Stallman as interim president for the west central Minnesota organization. He will help direct operations and work with staff during WCI's executive search for its next president/CEO. Stallman fills the short-term position after the resignation of Brad Barth, whose tenure as WCI president ended Dec. 31, 2016.
Apex Engineering Group's Transportation and Water Groups, in conjunction with the City of Fargo and the City of Dickinson, were awarded two 2017 ACEC ND Engineering Excellence Awards.
Minnesota State Community and Technical College has named 720 students to its President's List for the 2016 fall semester.
Seventh grade students in the Living Skills 7 class at Lake Park-Audubon High School are learning about child care and how they might use those skills in caring for younger siblings, neighbor children, or children at other events.
Rebekka Dagen, Lake Park, and Thomas Tjepkes, Detroit Lakes, were among the students named to the fall semester 2016 dean's list at the University of Minnesota, Crookston. To qualify for a place on the dean's list, students must complete 12 or more letter-graded (A-F) credits while attaining a 3.66 grade point average.
A 12-year-old male, from Fargo, was injured in a snowmobile accident near Ice Cracking Lake at 2:18 p.m., Jan. 14. The Becker County Sheriff's Office responded to a call stating a snowmobile, driven by the injured 12-year-old, had gone off a trail and hit a tree. The juvenile, who was airlifted to a Fargo hospital with non-life threatening injuries, was riding in company with his father, who was on a separate snowmobile. According to a press release from Sheriff Todd Glander, the accident remains under investigation.
Tuesday, Jan. 3 At 12:43 p.m. a caller reported a theft from a motor vehicle and from a mailbox on the 600 block of West Lake Drive. Wednesday, Jan. 4 At 11:45 a.m. a caller reported a theft on the 28000 block of Highway 34. At 3:09 p.m. items were reported missing from a home on the 100 block of Washington Avenue. Thursday, Jan. 5 At 12:26 p.m. cash was reported stolen from a purse in a vehicle parked at Kmart.
Nurse Practitioner Timothy Fuchs has joined the Behavioral Health Department at the Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes Clinic in Detroit Lakes. He will also care for patients at the Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic. Fuchs has more than 20 years of experience caring for patients in the behavioral health field, both as a registered nurse and a nurse practitioner. "I have always gravitated towards psychiatric nursing, and I'm happy to be continuing my practice here at Essentia Health," he said.