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DL man sentenced for domestic assault
Moorhead mayor declares flood emergency; sandbag filling to start next week with goal of 150,000
TeacHaiti founder coming back to Detroit Lakes
Minnesota House advances bill lowering bar to bring workplace harassment cases to court
Ponsford man sentenced for group attack on woman
Henning tops North Woods for the Class 1A boys basketball title
DL Bowling Association hosts youth tournaments
Minneapolis North denies Perham a shot at AA title
Shepard shutout sends UMD to Frozen Faceoff title game
It was a noble effort, but big second half lifts Duke over Bison
Area students earn academic honors
Local ADK chapter offering scholarships to area students
Embrace the flavors of the season with Winter Fruit Salad
Cabin Fever Supper: Grace Lutheran to host annual event on Saturday
Essentia Health St. Mary's births
friends & neighbors
Nebraska flooding: Biggest disaster in state's history
Styling spaces: Fingalson opens full-service interior design center in Detroit Lakes
Minnesota agency reports increase in 'cluster of deaths' from alcohol, overdoses and suicides
Lakeshirts acquires TGT, Inc., combining two sticker manufacturers
NDSU lobbies for new $78 million ag research center
Essays due April 1 for NYM's Great American Think-Off
Minnesota State Band performing in Park Rapids
Let's talk plants: Spring gardening workshop set for Thursday at DL library
Concordia Chapel Choir to perform in Detroit Lakes Wednesday
'I was touched — and very humbled': Holmes Theatre director receives award from MN Citizens for the Arts
Abigail Mae Staab
Essentia Health St. Mary's births
Area students achieve academic honors
Elisabeth Grace Singleton
Shauna Raye Donner
Mary D. (Thibault) Ahmann
Shane Woods Jr.
Letter: Walz was right to appeal Enbridge Line 3
Can anything good come out of the Christchurch massacre?
Guest Editorial: State permitting fails more than Enbridge
Letter: Republican leaders are not pro-life
Letter: My thanks to Essentia EMS and DL police
Minnesota runner wins 350-mile Alaska race
Always on the hunt, weasels are fascinating to watch
North of the line? Time to remove your fish house
Laabs column: Ice fishing comes to a close, expect long 'tweener' season
Minnesota moose holding their own
A lifetime with the game - Raboin retires after three decades with DL hockey
'Living a roller coaster': Two years after the suicide of her son, Heather Berry is still haunted by grief and trying to adjust to a new normal
Parrot Heads enjoy a pristine paradise
'A constant companion': Anxiety is a daily reality for Kristina Story
‘I got my life back’: Four years into his recovery from PTSD, Frazee firefighter Scott Geiselhart spreads message of hope
Polar Fest 2019
Breaking boards and swinging swords: Martial arts Break-A-Thon raises $2,200
A Chocolate Fantasy: Museum fundraiser was a hit with Polar Fest-ers
Cold molds: Snow sculptures a sight to see at City Park
Oodles of noodles: Hundreds had a (meat) ball at Polar-ific Spaghetti Dinner
Deuces Wild returns to Holmes Theatre stage Saturday
March 21, 2019
Last day of school for Detroit Lakes students is May 22
The last day of classes for students at Detroit Lakes Public Schools will be Wednesday, May 22 — barring any further weather-related school cancellations or delays. The Detroit Lakes School Board voted at its Monday meeting to designate both Thursday and Friday, May 23-24, as...
March 21, 2019 - 9:53am
March 13, 2019
School board begins new meeting schedule, superintendent's performance evaluated
This past January, the Detroit Lakes School Board approved a new meeting schedule to be implemented in March. The board officially began its...
March 13, 2019 - 9:26am
February 15, 2019
DL school board upgrades building project to $55 million
After reviewing a list of about $7 million in additional needs at all four of its K-12 academic sites at a Feb. 4 work session, the Detroit Lakes...
February 15, 2019 - 7:00pm
February 7, 2019
School board in process of finalizing plans for $49.8 million building project
"We're at the point where you have to decide what's in this project and what's not." Brian Berg, lead architect for the Detroit Lakes School...
February 7, 2019 - 8:00am
January 28, 2019
Park Rapids HS eyeing possible M State partnership
Principal Jeff Johnson told the school board Tuesday morning about a proposal by Minnesota State Community and Technical College that could eventually allow local students to earn an associate's degree at Park Rapids Area High School. "We're exploring what some of our options are,"...
January 28, 2019 - 2:34pm
January 16, 2019
Construction projects to prompt early, pre-Labor Day start for DL public schools this fall
Though the 2019 commencement ceremonies for Detroit Lakes Public Schools will take place the Saturday before Memorial Day, as per usual, that...
January 16, 2019 - 11:22am
January 9, 2019
DL school board reorganizes, awards bonds for $49 million building project
Two new board members were sworn in, board officers were appointed, and the sale of $47.5 million in general obligation bonds for the school...
January 9, 2019 - 8:11pm
November 7, 2018
Winners in LP-A, Frazee-Vergas, other area races
Becker County residents were fired up to vote this year: The county saw a nearly 77 percent voter turnout for the midterm election. In local election news: - In Lake Park-Audubon, five people were elected to the school board: Marvin Vareberg received just over 20 percent of the vote,...
November 7, 2018 - 12:58pm
They are women, hear them roar: Johnson, Thomas, Pedersen elected to DL School Board
It was ladies' choice at this year's Detroit Lakes School Board election, with all three open seats on the board going to women. Incumbent Kylie...
November 7, 2018 - 7:21am
November 6, 2018
DL council, school board candidates answer questions at Monday forum
Candidates for seats on the Detroit Lakes School Board and City Council participated in a public forum hosted by the local League of Women Voters...
November 6, 2018 - 10:07am
Five candidates, three seats: There will be new faces on the DL School Board
When Detroit Lakes School Board members David Langworthy and Brenda Muckenhirn opted not to file for re-election this fall, that left the door...
November 6, 2018 - 10:04am
September 12, 2018
DL school board to hold more public info meetings on bond referendum
Hoping to persuade voters to give the green light to a $49.9 million school bond referendum on Nov. 6, the Detroit Lakes School Board is in the process of finalizing times and locations for a series of six public informational meetings on the project, to take place between Sept. 25-Nov....
September 12, 2018 - 10:56am
July 26, 2018
DL school board expected to vote on proposed $49 million building bond referendum at Aug. 13 meeting
The Detroit Lakes School Board is expected to reach a decision at its Aug. 13 meeting on whether to proceed with a proposed $49 million building...
July 26, 2018 - 11:19pm
July 13, 2018
So... you want to be a school board member?: District to host open house for prospective candidates July 19
Though it seems as though the 2018 general elections are still far in the future, filing for prospective school board candidates starts just under three weeks from today — and the seats of the board's three most senior members, David Langworthy, Brenda Muckenhirn and Kylie Johnson,...
July 13, 2018 - 8:27am
May 30, 2018
Traffic and parking improvements begin at Roosevelt, DLMS
It's been a thorn in the sides of school administrators, bus drivers, students and parents — the drop off/pick up area at the Roosevelt...
May 30, 2018 - 12:21pm