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February 10, 2019
Ice carving team Trevor Pearson and Nick Lensing were already hard at work on their "Bucking Cowboy" sculpture early Saturday morning; all that work paid off, as their sculpture took first place in the judging for the inaugural Multi-Block Ice Carving Competition, held later that afternoon. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
Chiseling a place in local lore: Ice carvers come from all over MN, ND to compete in local contest
February 10, 2019 - 2:05pm
January 19, 2019
Detroit Lakes High School will present the play "Lafayette No. 1" as its entry in the 2019 Minnesota State High School League One-Act Play competition, which gets underway this Thursday with subsections in Moorhead. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
In 35 minutes or less: DLHS cast preparing for one-act play competition
January 19, 2019 - 7:00pm
June 4, 2018
A Swedish film crew and actor Peter Stormare (fourth from left, in back) liked what they discovered at the Runestone Museum in Alexandria on Monday. (Contributed)
Coming attractions: What's happening this month in the lakes area
June 4, 2018 - 9:41am
February 22, 2018
Detroit Lakes Newspapers' own Luanna Lake took home the first place trophy from the inaugural 'Minne-Soda Hotdish Challenge,' held Sunday, Feb. 11 at Grace Lutheran Church in Detroit Lakes. (Vicki Gerdes / Tribune)
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
February 22, 2018 - 9:00am
November 9, 2017
Team DL Strong were all smiles at the end of the FargoMania competition, held Oct. 29 at the Sanford Health Athletic Compex on the NDSU campus in Fargo. (Submitted photo)
They're 'DL Strong': Group of 17 local athletes takes part in Fargo Mania competition
November 9, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 2, 2017
Submissions sought for national writing contest
October 2, 2017 - 3:20pm
August 23, 2017
Long list of champions crowned at 2017 county fair
August 23, 2017 - 10:29am
March 31, 2017
(Left to right) Front row: Molly Lyngaas, Tori Tinjum, Elena Gilbert, Johanna Jernberg, Addisyn Young Back row: Quinn Bakken, Elliot Musielewicz, Jake Kerzman, Adam Daggett, Anton Biedermann Not pictured: Hunter Michon, Mikhail Usovich, Isaac Eggebraaten (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
DL students place in top percentages at NDSU math contest
March 31, 2017 - 11:46am
February 16, 2017
Front Row (L to R):  Sarah Krengel, Amber Lyman. Do Yeon Kim, Molly Tinjum, Na Yeon Kim, Megan Sorlien, Thomas Eckman, Alexis VanMaldeghem Back Row: Blake Itzen, Leiana-Lavette Woodard, Jocelyn Patnaude, Alexandra Swanson, Madison Hagen Not pictured: Nicole Swanson (Submitted Photo)
Local students qualify for state Business Professionals of America competition
February 16, 2017 - 9:00am
July 1, 2016
Local bodybuilders flex their achievements
July 1, 2016 - 1:33pm
April 19, 2015
Detroit Lakes’ QWERTY Robotics team is headed for the U.S. FIRST Robotics Championship, April 22-25 . The group will board a bus bound for St. Louis, Mo., this Thursday. They are still seeking sponsorships for the trip, which costs $8,000 (including the cost of crating and shipping their robot, the ‘Tower of Terror,’ to Missouri. DL NEWSPAPERS/Vicki Gerdes
Qwerty Robotics heads for the big show
April 19, 2015 - 5:00am
October 10, 2008
Brendan Pucel of Detroit Lakes with his German Shepherd, Kaiser, and the golden retriever, Caly, who serves as his canine partner in Dock Dogs competition. Pucel is in Milwaukee this weekend competing in the national Dock Dog championships.
Leaping into competition
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
August 4, 2008
Park Rapids carves out the competition
August 4, 2008 - 12:00am
July 10, 2008
Equine competition is Sunday
July 10, 2008 - 12:00am
High demand for quality fleece requires shear excellence
February 10, 2008 - 12:00am