DL News Staff
Saturday, May 12 Historical Union Church Open House: The Historical Union Church in Richwood will be open for viewing from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Refreshments will be served; admission is a free will donation. For more information please contact Allen Knopf, 218-846-1158, or the Richwood store at 847-9092.
Saturday, May 5
Tuesday, May 1 • At 1:52 a.m., a burglary was reported at a home on Church Lane in Waubun. Two televisions, a security camera system and paintings were stolen. White Earth authorities are handling the case. • At 10:03 p.m., a report of a car being keyed was made on South Washington Avenue. It was unclear when or where the vandalism occurred. Wednesday, May 2 • At 11:13 a.m., a minor motor vehicle accident was reported on East Frazee Street in Detroit Lakes. There were no injuries.
Wednesday, May 2 Community Schools Engagement Meeting: A community engagement meeting regarding proposed facilities improvements at Detroit Lakes Public Schools is scheduled to take place at 6:30 p.m. in the media center at Rossman Elementary School (1221 Rossman Ave., Detroit Lakes). As with prior community meetings Brian Berg from Zerr-Berg Architects will present the latest information regarding the referendum process and provide opportunities for community input and questions.
Wednesday, April 25 Township Officers Meeting: The Becker County Association of Township Officers will meet at 7 p.m. in the third floor jury assembly room at the Becker County Courthouse. Registration starts at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26
Saturday, April 28 Bike Rodeo: Detroit Lakes' 8th Annual Bike Rodeo will be held at Kent Freeman Sports Arena, 1300 Rossman Ave., from 9:30 a.m. to noon. This event is free and open to all ages, targeting children in grades K-8 with parental participation encouraged. Complete the bike rodeo to enter a drawing for the chance to win a new bike! Learn safety skills while having fun riding in a bike rodeo course. Bike helmets will also be given out to participants.
Tuesday, April 17 • At 9:46 a.m., a vehicle reportedly knocked over a street sign on Holmes Street in Detroit Lakes. The sign was undamaged and reinstalled. • At 10:29 a.m., a minor motor vehicle accident was reported on Summit Avenue in Detroit Lakes. There were no injuries. • At 3:06 p.m., a vehicle reportedly backed into another vehicle on Lake Avenue in Detroit Lakes. There were no injuries.
Friday, April 20 Square Dancing: The Country Twirlers will host a square dance in the Detroit Lakes I.O.O.F. Hall, 118 W. Holmes St., from 7:30 to 10 p.m. Charley Huhtala is the caller. For more information, please contact President Duane Olson, 218-532-7891.
Sunday, April 15 Color Guard Breakfast: The Lake Region Veterans Color Guard will be hosting a breakfast fundraiser from 8 a.m. to noon at the American Legion Club. Suggested donation is $7 for a meal including scrambled eggs; pancakes or French toast; and sausage or bacon, plus beverage. Square Dance for Heart: The annual Square Dance for Heart, benefiting the American Heart Association, will take place from 2 to 5 p.m. inside the Waubun Community Center. All dancers, callers and cuers welcome.