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Deputy injured when his vehicle was hit while responding to crash near Detroit Lakes
AgweekTV: Growers say wheat will help meet rising world food demand
Crash with injuries in Otter Tail County Friday
Roosevelt teachers say both their jobs are all about service
Region 14C amateur baseball playoffs begin Friday
16U softball state runners-up
Bottom two seeds end Post 15 season
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Post 15 moves on to Sub-state quarterfinals
Birthday wish granted, DL travel agent takes dream vacation
Air travel legislation is ‘an amazing win for consumers’
Fun with fresh fish
Social Security benefits not prorated; start month after turning 62
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
Friends & Neighbors
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Before you invest with a robo advisor...
Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Celebrate reading achievements with an ‘Olympian’ event
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Sheryl "Sheri" Knowles
Marlin M. Ziegler
Cheers to young volunteers
Sound & fury drowns out the issues
ND should have left ‘Red Tomahawk’ image on its 4,000-plus highway signs
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Northwest MN Fishing Report
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
July 20, 2016
Legal Aid lawyer makes run for MN Supreme Court
Give him points for honesty: Attorney Craig Foss needs a job, so he is running for the Minnesota Supreme Court. Foss, 46 and single, is legally blind and spent much of his 18-year law career in outstate Minnesota, including 14 years with Legal Services of Northwest Minnesota. He is...
July 20, 2016 - 10:23am
June 29, 2016
Man suspected of beheading Minn. 20-year-old charged with murder
A 36-year-old Deer River, Minn., man charged with second-degree murder Tuesday in Itasca County is suspected of beheading a 20-year-old Hibbing...
June 29, 2016 - 2:45pm
June 27, 2016
Courts back ND over Minnesota
A federal appeals court Wednesday agreed with a lower court that ruled unconstitutional a Minnesota law restricting importation of electricity from coal-fired electric generating plants. North Dakota brought the suit, claiming Minnesota’s Next Generation Energy Act violates the...
June 27, 2016 - 9:03am
May 7, 2016
Thilmony among candidates for Seventh District judgeship
The Commission on Judicial Selection announced today it is recommending three candidates to Governor Mark Dayton for consideration to fill the...
May 7, 2016 - 6:00am
April 19, 2016
Bizarre garage-sawing case pondered by Minnesota appeals court
A Minnesota Court of Appeals panel seemed to agree Thursday with a district court judge's assessment that Roger Weber was "rash" in his decision...
April 19, 2016 - 8:18am
March 30, 2016
Hennepin County attorney: No charges for officers in shooting of Jamar Clark
MINNEAPOLIS -- There will be no charges against the two Minneapolis police officers involved in the November shooting of Jamar Clark, the Hennepin...
March 30, 2016 - 11:38am
January 21, 2016
In jail? Who ya gonna call?
Minnesota Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman recently announced a sweeping settlement with the bail bond industry to reform its business practices...
January 21, 2016 - 5:20am
December 13, 2015
Two convicted in Becker County file appeals
Two men sentenced in Becker County have appealed their sentences at a state level, and both men were denied. The Minnesota Supreme Court found that district court was within its boundaries to order Kenneth Eugene Andersen, who was convicted of first-degree murder, to pay restitution...
December 13, 2015 - 5:45am
October 21, 2015
Detroit Lakes attorney charged with violating restraining order
A Detroit Lakes attorney is accused of violating a harassment restraining order filed by a Moorhead woman after their relationship ended. Joseph Charles Irby, 33, of 252 West Elm Street No. 103, Detroit Lakes has been charged with a misdemeanor in Clay County District Court. According...
October 21, 2015 - 11:05am
October 10, 2015
Judicial selection process in MN extended to Oct.9
The Commission on Judicial Selection announced that the application period for the current at-large judgeship vacancy on the Minnesota Court of Appeals has been extended until Friday, Oct. 9. Due to an error in the distribution of the previous announcement of this vacancy, some...
October 10, 2015 - 5:00am
October 8, 2015
Minnesota high court rules against lender charging up to 1,369% interest
ST. PAUL — A Delaware payday loan company that charged Minnesota customers up to 1,369 percent annual interest must follow Minnesota law, the state Supreme Court ruled Wednesday. The court opinion agreed with a local judge and the state Appeals Court that Minnesota law does not...
October 8, 2015 - 10:05am
September 2, 2015
County ready for new DWI, Vet's courts
Specialty courts are showing success in Becker County, and leaders are looking to broaden the scope, helping other re-offenders get the treatment they need. With the success of the Clay-Becker Drug Court, Becker County is moving forward on a partnership with White Earth to facilitate...
September 2, 2015 - 11:46am
June 28, 2015
DWI court offers hope for offenders
Repeat DUI offenders in Becker County may soon have the option of traveling down an entirely different legal road than what they might have typically experienced. On the heels of seven years of running what Becker County authorities consider to be a successful drug court with Clay...
June 28, 2015 - 5:50am
June 26, 2015
Felton, Minn., man charged with accidentally shooting baby while cleaning gun
FELTON, Minn. -- A Felton, Minn., man is accused of shooting his 22-month-old daughter in the leg after handling his gun in dim lighting after...
June 26, 2015 - 8:47am
June 25, 2015
Priest's sex conviction reinstated by high court
ST. PAUL -- A St. Paul priest broke the law when he had sex with a female parishioner, the Minnesota Supreme Court decided Wednesday. The high court reinstated the conviction of Christopher Wenthe, reversing a Court of Appeals ruling last year that said he deserved a new trial. In...
June 25, 2015 - 9:38am