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Minn. man, 75, dies, three teens injured in crash on icy Highway 71 near Bemidji
Man accused of shoplifting over $2,000 from DL Walmart
Holiday blood drive scheduled Saturday in DL
'This was a difficult day,' immigration judge says as he rules to deport Minnesota man
Flu vaccine could be less effective this year
Pederson goes for 35, but Titans take subsection rematch
State-ranked Perham cruises by Frazee
Raider girls pick up second victory
Yellowjackets earn conference win over Hornets
Laker wrestlers impressive in win over Bemidji
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Minnesota fuel costs down 3.2 cents per gallon
Jobs aplenty: Becker County's unemployment rate is lowest it's been in decades
Fuel cost down 2.6 cents last week
Essentia Health Oak Crossing Nursing Home in Detroit Lakes is one of the best in the nation
Sanford Health acquires stake in German hospital system
'Member of the Family': New book captures both the allure and horror of Charles Manson
Medora Christmas tour en route to Detroit Lakes: Musical set for Dec. 15 at George Simson Auditorium
'Rock & Roll Christmas' returns to DL's Holmes Theatre on Dec. 14
Dallas Holm to perform at The Refuge in DL this Sunday
'Winter Harvest' is in: New commemorative book on ice harvesting to be launched Saturday at BC Museum
Tom & Bertha
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Blanch A. Olson
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Rosalynn "Rose" Bekkerus
Beatrice M. Mertens
Lee Hamilton column: Balancing out the lobbyists
Updated: Winona LaDuke column: With Franken, Dems threw out baby with the bathwater
Making the most of Minnesota apprenticeships
Letter: It is what it is--Trump won the election
Lynn Hummel column: Mind your own business
Blane Klemek column: Classic or modern, snowshoes are lots of fun
Brad Laabs column:Changes coming for northern pike fishing
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in northern Minnesota forest
Wild turkeys present hunting challenge
The smart move now is: Stay off the ice!
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Israelson qualifies for U.S. Amateur
Defending champ to skip Pine to Palm for pro pursuits
Pine to Palm: Thursday Spotlight
83rd Pine to Palm
Welle returning to defend Pine to Palm championship
December 9, 2017
In-home daycare provider out of job, home due to fire
A fire caused by an electrical issue in a dishwasher left a Callaway family of seven displaced on Monday, Dec. 4. No one was home at the time...
December 9, 2017 - 9:27am
December 8, 2017
Callaway man sentenced for felony DWI
Matthew Allen Boswell, 33, of Callaway has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony DWI. A second felony DWI charge was dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records, at 5:43 p.m. on July 23 a White Earth tribal police officer was called to the Congregant...
December 8, 2017 - 5:00pm
November 29, 2017
Ogema man sentenced for meth, felony fleeing charge dropped
Aaron Thomas Keezer, 39, of Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Sept. 9 law enforcement officers responded to a Becker County residence on the report that a person was there who...
November 29, 2017 - 10:00am
November 26, 2017
Callaway police chief pleads to obstruction
Callaway Police Chief Tim Haverkamp has been sentenced on a misdemeanor obstruction of justice charge, for an incident in which he helped a friend avoid a DWI after she crashed her car into a guardrail on Highway 59. He remains the police chief of Callaway, according to City Clerk...
November 26, 2017 - 11:00am
November 10, 2017
Charge dropped against man accused of using stolen pickup truck
A man accused of using a stolen pickup for several weeks last winter has had charges dropped against him in Becker County District Court. According to court records: Martin James Vizenor, 28, of Callaway was charged with felony receiving stolen property after a Callaway police officer...
November 10, 2017 - 4:00pm
November 2, 2017
Man charged with threatening to blow up Callaway gas station
Lyman William Lowry, 34, of Callaway has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony threats of violence - reckless disregard for risk. According to court records, on Oct. 14 a tribal police officer responded to a report of a man behaving erratically at a convenience...
November 2, 2017 - 10:48am
September 13, 2017
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Arvig is planning to permanently cut over to its new, all-digital TV signal in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park on Tuesday, Sept. 26. Customer cooperation is required to avoid service interruptions, and customers will receive a notice in the mail outlining next steps....
September 13, 2017 - 12:37pm
September 6, 2017
Several area students enrolled at Ridgewater for fall semester
Ridgewater College, with campuses in Willmar and Hutchinson, Minn., recently announced that the following area students have been admitted to the college for fall semester 2017. Betty Schouviller, Callaway; Laurie Erdall, Katie Lawrence and Christine Scoles, all of Detroit Lakes;...
September 6, 2017 - 2:16pm
July 13, 2017
Callaway woman injured in Highway 59 crash
A Callaway woman was injured in a two-car crash Wednesday afternoon on Highway 59 in Callaway Township. Lavonne Ione Molacek, 61, was transported to Essentia Health St. Mary's for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries, according to the State Patrol. The driver of the other vehicle,...
July 13, 2017 - 11:17am
July 12, 2017
Catholic United awards scholarships to local residents
Catholic United Financial, a not-for-profit financial cooperative that has served Catholics in the Upper Midwest since 1878, recently awarded scholarships to several local residents. Among this year's scholarship recipients were Natalie Steffl, Callaway, and Detroit Lakes residents...
July 12, 2017 - 3:15pm
June 19, 2017
Rural Callaway woman charged for meth
Billie Jo Weaver, 29, of rural Callaway has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Aug. 9, 2016, she was pulled over by a tribal police officer on Pow Wow Highway in White Earth. Initially, she...
June 19, 2017 - 12:00pm
June 12, 2017
Crime & accidents
Tuesday, May 30 At 11:51 a.m. a caller reported a break in on the 36000 block of Loon Drive in Ogema, where the residence door had been left open and a window had been broken, but nothing was reportedly missing. At 3:22 p.m. a puppy was reportedly stolen from the 31000 block of Highway...
June 12, 2017 - 8:28am
May 31, 2017
Area students named to M State president's list
Minnesota State Community and Technical College has named 670 students to its president's list for the 2017 spring semester. Area students named to the president's list are the following (listed alphabetically by hometown):
May 31, 2017 - 12:56pm
President's budget plan could force Niijii Radio off the air: Callaway station would be significantly impacted by planned cuts to arts funding
When President Donald Trump presented his proposed budget to the public earlier this month, it was anything but good news for Callaway's Niijii...
March 31, 2017 - 10:00am
February 25, 2017
Callaway man accused of using stolen pickup for several weeks
Martin James Vizenor, 27, Box 74, Callaway, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony receiving stolen property. According to court records, on Feb. 14 a Callaway police officer saw a black pickup truck with North Dakota license plates parked in Callaway. The truck...
February 25, 2017 - 3:00pm