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International Eagles Auxiliary President visits Detroit Lakes
Motorcycle deaths top 2014 total on Minnesota roads
DL man injured in Otter Tail County crash
DL man allegedly caught on video setting his rental house on fire
Charges filed in old robbery, arson cases in Becker County
Football: No. 2 Waubun rallies for OT victory
Football: Lefebvre scores four TDs in Mahnomen victory
Concordia switches Herzog from QB to fullback
Football: Cardinals end 39-game skid in victory over Hornets
Football: Lakers win in rout at Roseau
Tuesday Matters: Everyday Costumes
Monday Matters: Everyday Confident Love
Audubon native becomes Holmes Theatre's new marketing director
It's a boy!
DL's Herman receives MSUM scholarship
Friends & Neighbors
Lakeland Hospice Bike Ride stays strong
M State wins award for welding trailer
He built it, they came: Dion’s Dangerzone expands into new gym
EnVision Salon opens in Detroit Lakes
Getting your home ready to sell
John Kay, Steppenwolf coming to Shooting Star this Friday
Smart students use their local library
Deuces Wild at Fargo Theatre
'Bible Bingo' to be presented at Walker's Minnesota Folklore Theatre
Travel the Silk Road at Minnesota Renaissance Festival this weekend
Other Opinions: Don’t saddle next president with UND nickname issue
Other Opinions: Standing up for rural postal delivery
Other Opinions: Keep rural homes safe, efficient with USDA programs
Other Opinions: MN teens No. 1 on ACT but gaps persist
‘Trump Wall’ will also keep us in, not just others out
Recording of natural history can often lead to ‘discoveries’
Cool weather may mean early fall, transition period
Deer lottery application deadline is Sept. 10
You’ll never forget the first time you see a ruddy duck
Info meetings set for DNR’s northern pike proposal
Local artist creates one-of-a-kind public art sculpture for DL Library
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
January 2, 2015
Suspect in Moorhead armed robbery is arrested
A suspect in the armed robbery of a Moorhead, bank on Monday was arrested in Fargo at about 6:15 Tuesday night, according to a release from the city of Moorhead. Malcolm Roy Evans, 52, of Fargo was arrested at a motel in south Fargo on charges related to aggravated robbery and kidnapping,...
News / crime
January 2, 2015 - 2:10pm
Investigator retires after 4 decades
Becker County Chief Deputy and longtime investigator John Sieling is hanging it up after nearly four decades of crime-solving. Sieling, a...
News / government
January 2, 2015 - 1:47pm
December 30, 2011
Cops out in force New Year's weekend
Law enforcement will be out in full force on Minnesota roads looking for drunk drivers over the New Year's holiday weekend. State Patrol Lt. Eric Roeske says officials certainly want people to enjoy their celebrations, and are just asking that they make prior arrangements for sober...
December 30, 2011 - 12:49pm
December 15, 2010
Man wanted for slitting dog's throat arrested in Colorado
A 23-year-old Battle Lake man who was on the run after being accused of slitting his dog's throat was arrested at 2 a.m. today in Colorado on other charges, authorities said. An arrest warrant was issued in July for Benjamin Stavaas when he failed to appear at a court date on the...
December 15, 2010 - 5:22pm
October 5, 2010
Man involved in standoff with DL police committed to mental hospital for 6 months
The man who was involved in a 4½-hour standoff with police in Detroit Lakes two weeks ago has been committed to a hospital in Fergus Falls for treatment. After a closed hearing held Friday in Becker County District Court, David William Buethner, 37, was found to be "mentally ill...
Detroit Lakes / News / crime
October 5, 2010 - 2:01pm
June 22, 2010
Level 3 sex offender cuts ankle bracelet, skips town -- caught by DL police in Pelican Rapids
After a three-hour manhunt -- including about 90 minutes of public help -- Level 3 predatory offender Robert Baca was arrested in Pelican Rapids...
Detroit Lakes / News / crime
June 22, 2010 - 8:03pm
July 1, 2009
DL cops to work overtime, extra shifts for July 4
Police officers in Detroit Lakes know better than to expect to spend a leisurely Independence Day holiday with their families. With Detroit Lakes a destination town for the Fourth of July weekend, they know they'll be working long hours to keep order -- and this year is no exception. "We'll...
July 1, 2009 - 10:37am
December 14, 2008
Cops concerned about holiday crime wave
When hard times descend upon us, people commit more crimes. Angry, desperate, frustrated people, out of work or underemployed, have turned to committing car break-ins, burglaries, thefts and other petty crimes that add up to one sad societal picture, cops say. People are making...
crime / wave
December 14, 2008 - 12:00am
November 18, 2008
Grand Forks lawsuit: Cops joked after forcing man to stand in 42-below weather
GRAND FORKS - Jason Hickman told jurors Tuesday that he was forced to stand in subzero weather during a February traffic stop wearing torn jeans,...
November 18, 2008 - 12:00am
April 16, 2008
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff's Department: Friday, April 11 -- At 9:10 p.m. a resident at Park manor apartments reported a male in dark clothing was trying to get into vehicles in the parking lot....
April 16, 2008 - 12:00am