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April 24, 2019
University of Minnesota freshmen Jacob Hanson, left, and Isaac Eggebraaten worked over their holiday breaks to save money for their $500 Detroit Lakes Dollars for Scholars scholarship. Eggebraaten said they both felt it was important to give back to their community in this way. (Submitted Photo)
'A really cool situation': College student Laker alums create scholarships for new grads
April 24, 2019 - 12:36pm
April 20, 2019
Women raise their hands against sexual abuse,anti-trafficking and stopping violence against women, International Women's Day
Becker County agencies form new team to address sexual assault, abuse
April 20, 2019 - 7:00pm
April 19, 2019
This is a sneak peek at what the Detroit Lakes High School will look like when the $26 million in upgrades to the facility and surrounding grounds are completed in the fall of 2021. (Illustration courtesy of Zerr Berg Architects)
First contracts awarded on DL Schools construction project; construction on Rossman, middle school to start 'as soon as school lets out' for summer
April 19, 2019 - 2:28pm
April 17, 2019
This site plan shows how improvements to the Frazee-Vergas Elementary School building would be configured under the new referendum that will go before school district voters on May 14. (Graphic courtesy of Frazee-Vergas Public Schools)
Frazee-Vergas voters return to the polls May 14: Special election to decide fate of $25.6 million bond project
April 17, 2019 - 8:44am
April 14, 2019

Student Abdulaziz Mohamed, left, speaks to, from second left, Sen. Karin Housley, R-St. Marys Point, Education Commissioner Mary Cathryn Ricker and Gov. Tim Walz during an education roundtable at Stillwater High School on April 10, 2019. Christopher Magan / Pioneer Press
Minnesota GOP and DFL nearly a billion dollars apart on education spending
April 14, 2019 - 5:51pm
April 10, 2019
This street view rendering of what the remodeled and expanded Detroit Lakes High School will look like was unveiled by architect Brian Berg at Monday's work session of the Detroit Lakes School Board. (Illustration courtesy of Zerr Berg Architects)
Bids opened Tuesday on first phase of Detroit Lakes schools' $50 million construction project
April 10, 2019 - 12:51am
March 21, 2019
Students at TeacHaiti's School of Hope, pictured here with founder Miquette Denie McMahon (center), were recently gifted with new bibles for their personal use. (Submitted photo)
TeacHaiti founder coming back to Detroit Lakes
March 21, 2019 - 7:00pm
Last day of school for Detroit Lakes students is May 22
March 21, 2019 - 9:53am
March 18, 2019
Dr. Paula Henry is currently the principal of West Fargo Public Schools. She will become the new superintendent at Lake Park-Audubon in July. (Submitted photo)
LP-A School Board selects new district superintendent
March 18, 2019 - 10:05am
March 17, 2019
Counselor MaKenzie Johnson stands among passing students in Hermantown High School on Friday. The recommended ratio of counselors to students is 1-to-250. Minnesota currently averages one counselor for every 659 students. Tyler Schank / Forum News Service
‘The support they deserve’: Seeking solutions for Minnesota's school counselor shortage
March 17, 2019 - 7:12am
March 7, 2019
Robert Challey speaks at the announcement of a new $50 million research institute at NDSU on Thursday, March 7. The institute will draw from many academic disciplines tackle research on economic policy and innovation. Robert Challey and his wife Sheila, who are longtime benefactors of the university, have committed to contributing $10 million. Alyssa Kelly / WDAY News
NDSU announces new $50M research institute
March 7, 2019 - 8:56pm
March 6, 2019
Michael Miller, Detroit Lakes Public Schools' 2019 Teacher of the Year, has been a math teacher at the Detroit Lakes Area Learning Center since 2010. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
ALC's Michael Miller chosen as 2019 Teacher of the Year for DL schools
March 6, 2019 - 1:05am
M State earns Military Friendly School designation
March 6, 2019 - 12:50am
February 26, 2019
Detroit Lakes area students eligible for A1 Auto Transport scholarship
February 26, 2019 - 11:45am
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