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Highway 59 lane closures in Detroit Lakes begin today
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Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
McCulloch all-time winningest football coach at Valley City State
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
The Real Estate Company gets a new realtor
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
St. Andrew's Society to host Scottish dinner Nov. 5
Museum's Barn Raising Bash' set for Oct. 29
New children's hockey book, authored by former DL resident, to be on shelves Wednesday
Douglas H. Meyer
Mavis L. Nelson
Trump wrong to attack Hillary through her husband
Free press group: 'Trump presidency represents threat to press freedom unknown in modern history'
Thanks to newspaper for Toast of Tamarac publicity
Minnesota mayors: Let's support candidates who will deliver results
Railroad Retirement Act
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Explore the possibilities: New online tool helps find public hunting land
Drinking beer to benefit habitat? See how this southwest Minnesota brewing company is benefiting wildlife one beer at a time
Fall fishing in cold water
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
May 5, 2015
Fargo man accused of assaulting Detroit Lakes cop
It happened in Detroit Lakes Monday around 5:40 p.m. as officers were investigating a stalking case, Chief Tim Eggebraaten said. He said an officer handcuffed a suspect and while doing a pat-down when the suspect managed to slip out of the handcuffs. The suspect then started...
May 5, 2015 - 9:28am
April 25, 2015
Vergas man sentenced for choking, assaulting girlfriend
Erik James Erks, 19, of 31329 430th St., Vergas, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of domestic assault, strangulation. A felony charge of terroristic threats and two misdemeanor domestic assault charges were dropped in a plea agreement. According...
April 25, 2015 - 5:50am
April 5, 2015
Man sentenced for assault and terroristic threats on girlfriend
Adam Joseph Jensen, 42, of 25524 Brandy Lake Blvd., Detroit Lakes, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of terroristic threats, reckless disregard. Felony charges of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon and domestic assault by strangulation...
April 5, 2015 - 5:30am
March 10, 2015
Moorhead man charged with assaulting unborn baby, 8-months-pregnant girlfriend
MOORHEAD – A Moorhead man is charged with assaulting his unborn child after prosecutors allege he beat, kicked and dragged his 8-months pregnant girlfriend while threatening to hit her in the stomach. Court documents filed with the charges say two neighbors called police at 1:18...
March 10, 2015 - 10:00pm
January 9, 2015
Frazee man gets jail time for 2014 assault
A Frazee man was sentenced for assaulting another male he was playing basketball with. Charles KC Hughes Jr., 21, was sentenced to one year in prison, stayed for five years. He will instead serve 120 days in jail. Hughes was arrested Aug. 12 for felony domestic assault after...
January 9, 2015 - 10:30am
June 4, 2014
Incident has home health staff upset
An alleged assault on a White Earth Home Health nurse in White Earth late last week has some questioning whether nurses and aides in the field are properly protected. According to the criminal complaint filed with the Becker County Courthouse, Guy Anthony Keezer, 28, of Waubun,...
June 4, 2014 - 2:00pm
May 18, 2014
Ponsford woman jailed for assault
A Ponsford woman convicted of assaulting her mother with a knife was handed her sentence in Becker County Court. Mallory Elizabeth Bellanger, 24, was sentenced to serve 180 days in jail, five years of supervised probation and to pay a $1,000 fine. According to the complaint, police...
May 18, 2014 - 10:00am
March 29, 2014
Man gets prison for assault
A Detroit Lakes man was convicted and sentenced recently in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of second degree assault with a dangerous weapon. Patrick Charles Bonga, 31, of 800 8th St., Detroit Lakes, was ordered to serve 54 months (4½ years) in prison (with credit...
March 29, 2014 - 9:30am
March 20, 2014
Ponsford man sentenced for 4th domestic assault
A Ponsford man was sentenced last week in Becker County District Court on a felony domestic assault charge. Roman Jesus Chavez, Jr., 28, of 56311 284th St., Ponsford, was ordered to serve 21 months (1¾ years) in prison, with credit for 208 days already served, and fined $210,...
March 20, 2014 - 2:00pm
March 18, 2014
Red Lake man convicted of assaulting infant
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - A Red Lake man was convicted last week of assaulting an infant on the Red Lake Indian Reservation, according to a statement from the U.S. attorney’s office for Minnesota. James White Jr., 40, was convicted in federal court in Fergus Falls on one count of...
March 18, 2014 - 9:15pm
February 28, 2014
DL man is charged with assault
A Detroit Lakes man has been charged in Becker County District Court on two felony counts of domestic assault, in relation to a Feb. 11 incident. Justin Robert Borah, 25, of 29123 Tower Road, Detroit Lakes, is accused of assaulting his mother at her residence around 9:30 p.m. on...
February 28, 2014 - 12:00pm
February 24, 2014
Armed robbery, assault reported at Subway in Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - An armed robbery and assault was reported here Sunday night at a Subway restaurant. At around 8:30 p.m., an unknown white male entered the back door of Subway brandishing what appeared to be a handgun, according to the Alexandria Police Department. The suspect,...
February 24, 2014 - 11:13am
February 6, 2014
Bemidji man charged with sex assault after Super Bowl party
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A Bemidji man has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman after a Super Bowl party. Police responded Monday to the Sanford emergency room after a woman reported that she had been assaulted Sunday. David Earl Neumann, 23, was arrested Monday...
February 6, 2014 - 8:30am
January 28, 2014
Barnesville man sentenced for sexually assaulting intellectually disabled quadriplegic
MOORHEAD – A Clay County judge on Monday sentenced a Barnesville man to four years and six months in prison for sexually assaulting a 21-year-old...
January 28, 2014 - 8:47am
October 10, 2013
Man charged with felony assault for punching man in face multiple times
A Detroit Lakes man is set to make his first appearance Monday in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of third degree assault. Benjamin Faith Lujan, 22, of 1150 Jackson Ave., Detroit Lakes, is accused of assaulting another man at a local residence on Aug. 8; the alleged...
October 10, 2013 - 5:00pm