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May 22, 2019
DL school board approves over $450,000 in additional staff for 2019-20
May 22, 2019 - 4:42pm
May 14, 2019
Guest Editorial: Saying 'no' won't lead to budget deal at the Capitol
May 14, 2019 - 11:14pm
Site preparation work for $5.5 million in improvements at Rossman Elementary School in Detroit Lakes is already underway, though the majority of the construction will be done this summer. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
Preliminary groundwork for Rossman Elementary improvements has begun
May 14, 2019 - 4:59pm
February 15, 2019
The brown areas show the proposed additions at Detroit Lakes High School. The white area shows the existing school. Additional improvements will be made at the middle school as well as both Rossman and Roosevelt elementary buildings as part of the construction project, which now has a budget of just under $55 million. (Submitted graphic)
DL school board upgrades building project to $55 million
February 15, 2019 - 7:00pm
February 7, 2019
The brown areas show the proposed additions at the high school. The white area shows the existing school.
School board in process of finalizing plans for $49.8 million building project
February 7, 2019 - 8:00am
September 19, 2018
County sets 3.5 percent preliminary levy hike
September 19, 2018 - 3:19pm
September 12, 2018
DL council proposes $5.5 million levy, $23 million budget to be finalized in December
September 12, 2018 - 10:53am
May 14, 2018
Next to a hand-written note thanking him for seeking more education funding, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton tells reporters Monday, May 14, 2018, that he will not sign a tax bill if he does not get "emergency" funding for education. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Bonding passes in Minn. House as session winds down
May 14, 2018 - 4:55pm
December 18, 2017
DL sets $5.1 million tax levy, tax rate drops 8%
December 18, 2017 - 3:00pm
December 7, 2017
The Minnesota state Capitrol building as seen in July 2017, after completion of a $310 million, multi-year renovation. The original construction was completed in 1905. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota budget forecast shows slight dip
December 7, 2017 - 9:00am
September 6, 2017
The Elmers say visiting the Colosseum in Rome was "easily a family favorite." Special to The Forum
Moorhead family takes trip 'for the record books'
September 6, 2017 - 8:47am
July 31, 2017
County starts work on next year's budget: New jail and airport project are front and center
July 31, 2017 - 9:03am
July 1, 2017
Sporting events on a budget: It's possible with a plan
July 1, 2017 - 10:00am
May 24, 2017
Hundreds gathered in the Minnesota Capitol Wednesday, May 24, 2017, to urge Gov. Mark Dayton to veto bills funding the $46 billion state budget. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Minnesota lawmakers plan to wrap up special session Thursday as hundreds protest
May 24, 2017 - 9:10pm
May 17, 2017
The keys to outfitting your first apartment on a budget
May 17, 2017 - 10:57am