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Detroit Lakes School Superintendent Mark Adams will go on trial on felony first- and third-degree assault charges at 9 a.m.
Detroit Lakes Superintendent Mark Adams will go on trial on felony first- and third-degree assault charges at 9 a.m.
Good news for health care in Detroit Lakes -- St. Mary's Regional Health Center has the green light to open its own clinic and greatly expand the number of medical services available locally. The move to open a clinic in the hospital's north campus, formerly the County Market building, will happen whether or not St. Mary's parent company carries out a merger now under discussion with Dakota Clinic/Innovis, according to St.
St. Mary's Regional Health Center and Dakota Clinic in Detroit Lakes might soon be under the same ownership. The governance boards of Essentia Health -- which operates St.
The budget ax is falling on Hamden Slough National Wildlife Refuge, and birds and their human friends will be the biggest losers. Hamden Slough, a long, narrow 3,400-acre strip of land located north of Audubon and stretching up a few miles west of Callaway, will lose its small staff Feb. 20 to a national belt-tightening effort by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Refuge Manager Mike Murphy and assistant Mary Hendrickson will be absorbed into the Detroit Lakes Wetlands Management District Office on Tower Road.
Becker County Deputy Tim Haverkamp has been on paid administrative leave since Oct.
If at first you don't succeed... The Lake Park-Audubon School Board will give district residents another chance to approve a facilities plan that was shot down by voters in November. On Monday, the board unanimously agreed to set a building bond election May 8 for the $26.2 million project. If approved, a new grades 7-12 building will be built in Lake Park, and the elementary school in Audubon will receive a renovation that includes a combination of remodeling and new construction. The school district currently operates a K-6 school in Audubon and a 7-12 school in Lake Park for about 6
The kids from Faith Christian School stole the show Tuesday at a live nativity show south of Detroit Lakes. Students and other kids played all the major roles -- Mary, Joseph, the wise men, even baby Jesus, and they also dressed as shepherds and angels. Today (Wednesday) it will be the adults' turn, as Faith Free Lutheran members put on a Live Nativity presentation 6-8 p.m. today in a building long used to process maple sugar . The farm is located 11 miles south of Detroit Lakes on Highway 59, then right on County Road 31, second place on the right.
A district judge has ordered that Detroit Lakes Superintendent Mark Adams will be granted access to grand jury testimony, but is not entitled to a word-for-word transcript of the grand jury proceedings that resulted in felony first- and third-degree assault charges being filed against him last month. District Judge Mark Hansen also ordered that Adams be provided with a copy of the instructions that were given to the grand jury by the county attorney. A pretrial hearing is set for 2:30 p.m. Jan.