Due an overload in the city's sewer system because of recent heavy rainfall, Detroit Lakes Public Utilities staff are asking residents to switch their sump pumps to outside discharge and limit water usage in an effort to limit sewage backups on various properties, according to a news release from the City of Detroit Lakes.
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You may see rocks just laying around and think, “I can make something of that.” While a small project might be worth a DIY, larger projects can quickly drive homeowners in over their heads and with less than desirable endings.
“I’ve seen kids open up more with their personality,”said Mike Swan, a member of the Native Advisory Board at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis. “The kids take the lead in their drama camp production. It might be a fairy tale with castles and knights. They are expressing their creativity to let that out in new ways. Some kids never knew they could do something like that.”
Later in life, Jopp said he realized that having a mentor “might have taught me a few core values – don’t judge people, a good work and play ethic, and if you start something, finish it before moving on.”