Sections

Weather Forecast

Close

Education

January 16, 2019
Youth homelessness hit it's peak at the end of the 2015-16 school year, when 147 students were classified as homeless. Since then, the community has stepped up, making donations and helping wherever possible, but the need is still there. Stock art
Back from the brink: DL community tackles complex youth homeless issue, but there's still a need
January 16, 2019 - 5:00pm
Detroit Lakes High School (file photo)
Construction projects to prompt early, pre-Labor Day start for DL public schools this fall
January 16, 2019 - 11:22am
January 2, 2019
Students at Detroit Lakes High School use their chromebooks to supplement in-class learning. Kaysey Price / Tribune
A techy transformation: Technology is changing classrooms, altering how and what students learn
January 2, 2019 - 10:11am
December 28, 2018
Incoming Becker County 4-H officers for the 2018-2019 year include (from left to right): Ryan Erickson, Vice President; Alyssa Mitchell, President; Cael & Thad Schlauderaff, Youth Treasurers; Karla Lindquist, Executive Vice President; and Linda Perrine, Adult Treasurer. Not pictured are Mickey Okeson, Adult Treasurer; and Lori Stalberger, Executive Vice President. (Submitted Photo)
Becker County 4-H awards banquet honors youth, adults
December 28, 2018 - 8:10am
December 27, 2018
The 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place area student winners from this year's National Veterans of Foreign Wars Voice of Democracy and Patriot's Pen essay contests pose with their awards after a dinner and program in Detroit Lakes Dec. 11. Also pictured are teachers and local VFW members. (Submitted Photo)
DL kids win Voice of Democracy, Patriot's Pen essay contests
December 27, 2018 - 8:10am
December 26, 2018
Haley Dellaneva, right, her mother, Brenda Dellaneva, and sister-in-law Tracy Stephens, all help with the annual Haley's Milk Run, which is held every June and starts and ends at Sickies Garage in Fargo. Dave Olson / The Forum
Central Minnesota student raises thousands of dollars for peers who can't afford milk
December 26, 2018 - 7:22pm
December 22, 2018
Students in Lake Park-Audubon’s Architecture and Design Class recently toured the Dynamic Homes facility in Detroit Lakes, led by Jason Jendrysik, the sales and marketing manager at Dynamic Homes. (Submitted Photo)
LP-A architecture students tour Dynamic Homes
December 22, 2018 - 8:10am
December 21, 2018
This entry, based on the "Clifford" children's book character, won the award for Most Festive. It was created by students Anneka Lindstrom, L'Teya Vaughn, Peyton Jernberg and Justine Lawrence. (Marie Johnson / Tribune)
Looks good enough to eat: Gingerbread House Competition brings out the creative holiday spirit at DLHS
December 21, 2018 - 9:32am
December 15, 2018
This little Ozobot is patiently awaiting the arrival of kids taking part in the Becker County Museum's Robotics Mini-Camps, scheduled for the week of Dec. 26-29. (Submitted photo)
Return of the 'bots: Becker County Museum to host robotics mini-camps Dec. 26-29
December 15, 2018 - 8:44pm
School hires construction management, considers longer summer break to build
December 15, 2018 - 12:00pm
December 5, 2018
Detroit Lakes High School students (from left) Justine Lawrence, Sidney Lundberg, Anneka Lindstrom and Cora Okeson recently created a video segment on "Women's Empowerment" for the school's newsmagazine, "Laker Live." (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)play button
They are women, hear them roar: DLHS students film ‘Laker Live’ segment on women’s empowerment
December 5, 2018 - 10:13am
November 29, 2018
Students leave Washington Elementary after school Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2018, in north Fargo. A North Dakota bill being drafted would have students in virtual classrooms rather than taking a snow day off.
Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Legislators draft bill to replace snow days with virtual classrooms
November 29, 2018 - 7:36am
November 26, 2018
School district hopes to break ground on building upgrades, additions this summer
November 26, 2018 - 8:56pm
November 6, 2018
The brown areas show the proposed additions at Roosevelt. The white area is the existing school. The large building to the left is the middle school
Bigger and better: Details emerge about what the DL school bond would provide
November 6, 2018 - 10:14am
What would the DL school bond referendum do to your taxes?
November 6, 2018 - 10:08am
randomness