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Reduce, reuse...repurpose: Local woman opens antique and thrift store in DL
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Magical music moments: Spring concerts galore set for lakes area this week
Historic Moorhead buildings open for tours on April Fools' Day
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
Rita A. Wicker
LuEtta J. Anderson
A special church helps those with special needs
Public library offers on-the-go access with new app
Toxic fumes: Bill would help protect firefighters from cancer
Are these people enduring age discrimination? You be the judge
DL student population is growing, school buildings need to keep up
Very bad news for bats in Becker County: White-nose syndrome, which wipes out bat colonies, is now killing them here
Blane Klemek column: Winter camping and trout fishing in the Boundary Waters
Brad Laabs column: Time to get ready for open-water fishing
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
Sheriff's airboat rescues 2 ice fishermen on Height of Land Lake
December 1, 2013
DL woman faces drug charges
A Detroit Lakes woman made her first appearance Monday in Becker County District Court on two felony counts of fifth degree possession of a controlled substance. Brandee Lynn Haas, 27, of 40498 Lyman Lakes Road, Detroit Lakes, is also facing a related gross misdemeanor charge of...
December 1, 2013 - 12:00pm
November 23, 2013
Investigation into local card fraud continues
Though the number and frequency of calls to the Detroit Lakes Police Department about possible credit card fraud have decreased this week, Police Chief Tim Eggebraaten says they have not dissipated entirely. “We still get reports trickling in,” he said. “I know we’re at...
November 23, 2013 - 12:00pm
November 13, 2013
Dayton suspends Minnesota sex offender releases
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota sex offenders who remain locked up after their prison terms end are supposed to have a chance to go free, but Gov. Mark...
November 13, 2013 - 7:00pm
November 6, 2013
Man injured in stabbing on Monday
A 26-year-old Detroit Lakes man suffered what are believed to be non-life-threatening injuries Monday after being stabbed in the leg by another man at the Graystone Apartments in downtown Detroit Lakes. The man, whose name was not immediately released, was transported to Essentia...
November 6, 2013 - 12:00pm
October 13, 2013
DL woman charged with falsely obtaining meds
A Detroit Lakes woman is set to make her first appearance Oct. 21 in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of fifth degree drug possession by fraud. Christine Rosalyn Tinjum, 26, of 804 Central St. E., Detroit Lakes, is accused of using a doctor’s prescription made...
October 13, 2013 - 11:00am
October 4, 2013
DL man gets 37 years behind bars
A Detroit Lakes man has been sentenced to 34½ years in prison, the maximum amount, on a second-degree murder charge in the Jan. 26 shooting death of Travis Buckanaga. Ronald Quiceno, 39, was sentenced Thursday to 415 months in prison. The courtroom was filled with Buckanaga’s...
October 4, 2013 - 3:41pm
October 2, 2013
DL man sentenced to prison for selling drugs
A Detroit Lakes man was sentenced to 67 months in prison last week in Becker County District Court, on a felony charge of second degree sale of a controlled substance. Tyler Ray Dewitt, 23 of 1220 8th St. SE, No. 25, Detroit Lakes, was also ordered to pay $210 in court fines and...
October 2, 2013 - 6:00pm
DL man charged for damaging car
A Detroit Lakes man made his first appearance Wednesday in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of first degree property damage. Tyler Scott Spicer, 20, of 20450 County Highway 21, Lot 39, Detroit Lakes, is accused of kicking the driver’s side of a 2007 Toyota Camry...
October 2, 2013 - 5:00pm
September 20, 2013
Minnesota gains 1,200 jobs in August
ST. PAUL – Minnesota regained 1,200 jobs in August, pushing the state past the high mark it reached before the recession. The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development announced Thursday that the state has more jobs than in February 2008, the record level before...
September 20, 2013 - 9:45am
August 21, 2013
DL man guilty in Buckanaga murder case
Ronald Quiceno, 38, of Detroit Lakes has been found guilty of the murder of Travis Buckanaga. The jury deliberated about two hours Tuesday afternoon before returning the guilty verdict. Quiceno was found guilty of four of the five counts he was charged with. He was found guilty...
August 21, 2013 - 7:28am
Lake Park mayor makes court date
The mayor of Lake Park has been released on his own recognizance after his first appearance in Becker County District Court Monday, on a criminal charge that alleges he financially exploited his sister, a Down’s syndrome patient. Aaron Lee Wittnebel, 32, was charged Aug. 6 in...
August 21, 2013 - 7:27am
August 19, 2013
Quiceno testifies on own behalf in murder trial
Dressed in a dark, pin-striped suit, Ronald Quiceno took the stand Monday to tell his side of events during the morning of Jan. 26. Quiceno is charged with the second-degree murder of Travis Buckanaga during a shooting incident in the early hours of Jan. 26 in Kountry Manor Mobile...
August 19, 2013 - 6:44pm
August 18, 2013
State rests in Quiceno murder trial
The state has rested in its case against Ronald Quiceno for the murder of Travis Buckanaga. The state on Friday questioned the final four witnesses, including the forensic scientists who processed items for fingerprints, and the medical examiner who performed the autopsy on Buckanaga. Quiceno...
August 18, 2013 - 2:00pm
August 14, 2013
Witnesses testify about Quiceno's actions after mobile home shootings
The prosecution sifted through witnesses at a fairly quick rate Wednesday during the murder trial for Ronald Quiceno. Quiceno is charged with second degree murder in the shooting death of Travis Buckanaga, second degree attempted murder, assault and possession of a firearm. He...
August 14, 2013 - 10:16pm
Friend says Quiceno fled site with gun
Jon Moore agreed that the early morning hours of Jan. 26 was a tough situation for him. His friend Travis Buckanaga had been killed, and his other friend, Ronald Quiceno, was at his house, asking for advice regarding the shooting he had just been involved in. Moore took the...
August 14, 2013 - 10:59am