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Warrantless searches in drunken driving cases at issue in 2011 crash
LP-A Early Learning Center plans unveiled
DLCCC to hold first indoor triathlon
Antarctica may have a new type of ice - diamonds
Vikings chuck Freeman audition in favor of competing with Cassel
Boys Basketball: Cihak goes off on Pats to pace DL to Mid-State win
Girls Hockey: West Fargo team snaps DL’s streak
Wrestling: Lakers score win over M/W
New Minneapolis football stadium loses out to Florida for college championship
In the Zone
Canadian Pacific Holiday Train made its annual stop in DL Monday
Caught up in the gifts: Thankfulness, gratitude should last through Christmas, not just stop after Thanksgiving
Jessica Karley: Masala Chai provides delicious spin on familiar dessert
Howard Kossover: Social Security benefits did not originally include cost-of-living adjustment
Friends & Neighbors
It's official: Bull elk is a Minnesota record
Brad Laabs: New products help drive ice fishing industry
Blane Klemek: Minnesota’s resident wildlife tough it out through the winter
Don’t look past late season pheasants
Preliminary ‘13 deer harvest numbers released
Solid U.S. retail sales boost economic outlook
Audubon neighbors find perfect business match
Franken recognized for energy legislation
Cold snap to thank for drop in gas prices
Microsoft says Xbox One global sales top 2 million
Lynn Hummel: Lessons on standing in line
Letter: Thank you for support, kindness, generocity
Letter: GOP ‘Wrecking Crew’ should leave the Pope alone
Our Opinion: Too cold to enjoy Christmas?
Eric Bergeson: Just get me socks for Christmas
First Lutheran hosts holiday dinner
Travis Tritt, 2 other acts added to WE Fest lineup
Danell Haspel: Ideas for holiday get-togethers at library
'12 Years A Slave', 'American Hustle' take lead for Golden Globes
Holiday Train concert ready to roll Saturday: Sheryl Crow to perform, but you have to go to Cottage Grove to see her
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June 21, 2013
Warrant issued in Minnesota for Georgia man in check scam
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - A warrant has been issued in Douglas County for the arrest of a Georgia man convicted in a fraudulent check cashing scam. Elijah Zachariah Moore, 24, of Atlanta, was involved in a scam that spread through at least four states last year. Similar instances were...
news / crime
June 21, 2013 - 8:50am
February 6, 2009
Lake Park man sentenced for bad checks
Kelly Albert Sansburn, 36, of 2019 Second St., Lake Park, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony issuance of a dishonored check and possession of a counterfeit check. According to court records: On Jan. 11, 2008, he wrote a check for $4,448 to Seaberg Yamaha...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
Woman charged with bad checks
April C. Nash, 18, of 502 Second St. S.W. Apt. 4, Pelican Rapids has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony issuance of a dishonored check -- over $500. According to court records: Nash allegedly wrote four checks totaling more than $800 in bad checks to Central...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Thousands of "undeliverable" checks from IRS waiting for Minnesotans, North Dakotans
The IRS is holding onto thousands of economic stimulus checks and tax rebates for Minnesotans and North Dakotans that have been deemed "undeliverable" by the postal service. IRS Spokeswoman Carrie Resch told WDAY Radio News that in Minnesota there are 4,000 checks totaling $2.5 million. In...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
April 8, 2008
Felony check charged dropped
Jaye Ryan Priebe, 32, of 3317 64th St. NW, Walker, was charged in Becker County District Court with felony issuance of dishonored checks -- over $500. He allegedly wrote a total of $1,119 in nonsufficient fund checks to 16 businesses in the Detroit Lakes area, according to court...
April 8, 2008 - 12:00am
March 30, 2008
Many youth coaches hired without background checks
Many coaches working with Minnesota school children are hired without first submitting to a criminal background check. That's surprising to many, and some lawmakers want to do something about it. Though most, if not all, head coaches in Minnesota's schools undergo criminal background...
March 30, 2008 - 12:00am
February 15, 2008
State economist: Federal checks will help
MINNEAPOLIS - Federal checks meant to stimulate the economy will help, but Minnesota's state economist said Wednesday a fiscal slowdown will continue. The checks may help the state move out of a half-year recession, Tom Stinson said, but once Minnesotans spend them the economy likely...
February 15, 2008 - 12:00am
February 13, 2008
Two charged for possession of false checks
Kelly A. Sansburn, 35, no address available, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony possession of counterfeit checks. Tahsha Rae Campbell, 31, no address available, was also charged with felony possession of counterfeit checks. Sansburn allegedly wrote three...
February 13, 2008 - 12:00am