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Update: Names of two people killed in crash near Ice Cracking Lodge released
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
DL track teams compete at Eagle Relays
Frazee girls second, boys third at PR Track
Lakeview Golf Course to open Wednesday
Girls basketball summer camp registration open
Eighth-grade DL Pacesetter team advances to state
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Rose R. Duescher
Steven P. Leitheiser
Harriet E. Anderson
Delores D. Halverson
Armand A. Mayoue
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
September 21, 2015
DL man charged with assault after hitting man in head with brass knuckles
Leo Dale Jorschumb, 26, of 18865 335th Ave., Detroit Lakes, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon. According to court records, on Sept. 12 he allegedly assaulted a man at his residence. Both men had been drinking...
September 21, 2015 - 5:20am
September 6, 2015
Frazee man facing multiple assault charges
Clancy James Kohler, 29, of 16429 Kirch Road, Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon and two counts of felony domestic assault. According to court records, on Aug. 27 Becker County dispatch received a call from...
September 6, 2015 - 5:55am
August 10, 2015
Man accused of picking lock, assaulting woman
Michael Allan Travis, 33, of Box 408, Lake Park has been charged in Becker County District Court with two felony counts of first-degree burglary and one count of gross misdemeanor domestic assault. According to court records, deputies were called to a house in Audubon about 5:30...
August 10, 2015 - 5:05am
July 24, 2015
DL man sentenced for assaulting family member
Brian Lee Rogers, 43, of 415 E.
July 24, 2015 - 5:20am
July 23, 2015
Detroit Lakes man sentenced for 5th domestic assault felony
Michael Keith Stensgaard, 41, of Detroit Lakes has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony domestic assault. A felony charge of domestic assault by strangulation was dismissed in a plea agreement. According to court records, he got into a fight with his girlfriend...
July 23, 2015 - 5:35am
June 12, 2015
Man sentenced for assaulting woman after she refused to give him her email
Jesus Gilberto Garza, 27, whose address is listed as Minnesota state prison in Rush City, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of domestic assault. Two other felony domestic assault-related charges were dismissed in a plea agreement. According...
June 12, 2015 - 5:55am
White Earth man charged with assaulting officer
Matthew Joel Larson, 32, of Box 453, White Earth has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fourth-degree assaulting a peace officer with bodily fluids. According to court records, on the afternoon of June 2 he was standing in the roadway on County Road 34 near...
June 12, 2015 - 5:50am
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