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Woman jumps into Minnesota lake to help save duck hunters in dramatic rescue
Travel alert: Westbound I-94 blocked between Osakis and Alexandria
Frost Advisory: Areas Of Frost May Develop Overnight
Jacob Wetterling memorial: 'Our love for you will never die'
Golf legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87 just before heart surgery
COLA to host Homecoming games Thursday
Roth, Smith tied heading to Chip-N Club final round
DL swimmers second to Visitation at Otter Invitational
FOOTBALL: Raiders beat up on winless Gators
Johnson’s first place finish leads DL boys to second at Milaca Mega Meet
Fostering hope: Local woman organizes ‘kid kits’ fundraiser for county’s foster care program
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
Senior year, not so glamorous
Touchdowns and Tailgates
Chivers' exchange vows
Friends & Neighbors
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
MN gas prices down, Colonial Pipeline leakage in south causing issues
Jack Chivers Realty adds new service branch
Preparing to become a caregiver
Dairy Queen set to move to McKinley Plaza Friday
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
David Melvin Hagen
Joan Elaine Wilson
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Ronald R. Aanerud
Vernon A. Sellers
Stop the lies against Eken
Big garbage, big economy
Refugee community should welcome FBI
Don't blame farmers for dying honeybees
Leaving home--love isn't always spoken
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
4-H'ers bring home ribbons from the Minnesota State Fair
Cormorant art show winners announced
Pine to Palm
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
August 23, 2013
Both tell their side: Details emerge in Sebeka police chief domestic assault case
FERGUS FALLS — Details have emerged in the criminal case against Sebeka Police Chief Eric Swenson, who is accused of assaulting his girlfriend this summer. In a formal complaint submitted Aug. 15 to the Seventh District Court by the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office, Swenson...
August 23, 2013 - 3:53pm
July 12, 2013
Duluth head shop owner Carlson assaulted outside his business
DULUTH -- Duluth Police Chief Gordon Ramsay called the scene he viewed firsthand Wednesday night surreal. There standing woozily in front...
July 12, 2013 - 9:08am