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Man airlifted after rollover in Becker County Wednesday night
Post-oil boom, drug prices fall as gang trafficking increases
New Camp Ripley exhibit gives visitors a look at WWI
Exploration gaining steam: Rush of interest in Northland gold
Local golfers compete at The Birchmont
Cubs defeat Sox for Little League title
DL Babe Ruth team wraps season at districts
Three-time champion Jack Rule to play in 2016 Pine to Palm
DCC 100 celebration Thursday at Pavilion
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Essentia Health hospitals work with local groups to identify health needs and improve community health
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Apple Music buys ‘Carpool Karaoke’ TV series
Park Rapids Crazy Days July 28-29
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
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
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
May 24, 2014
Crime & Accident Report
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff’s Office. Friday, May 16 At 3:24 p.m. Detroit Lakes police responded to reports of a motorhome that had been broken into and items stolen. The incident happened...
May 24, 2014 - 7:30am
May 18, 2014
Crime & Accident Report
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff’s Office. Friday, May 9 At 9:35 a.m., Becker County officers responded to reports of theft on Dahlgren Beach Road. Signs were torn down sometime the previous...
May 18, 2014 - 8:30am
Audubon man gets jail for issuing bad checks
An Audubon man was sentenced in Becker County court for a felony charge of issuing dishonored checks. Russell Nelson, 22, will 50 days in jail and pay a $1,000 fine and $781.98 in restitution after he was convicted of writing out bad checks to several Becker County businesses totaling...
May 18, 2014 - 7:30am
May 15, 2014
Area man charged for allegedly selling drugs
A Lake Park man made his initial court appearance in Becker County Court for allegedly selling meth. Marshall Lee Johnson, 36, was charged with second degree felony drugs. According to the complaint, authrorities working with a confidential reliable informant purchased meth...
May 15, 2014 - 9:00am
May 8, 2014
Audubon woman in court for writing bad checks
An Audubon woman made her first court appearance in Becker County District Court. Kellee Elizabeth Baker, 45, is charged with felony dishonored checks. According to the complaint, Baker allegedly wrote two separate checks that were dishonored and not repaid. One was to Central...
May 8, 2014 - 10:30am
May 3, 2014
Woman gets jail for drugs
A Frazee woman has been sentenced for 5th degree felony drug possession. Jamie Lynn Makey, 33, was sentenced to 12 months and one day in prison, with five years stayed. She will serve 43 days in jail with five years supervised probation and a $1,000 fine. Makey was taken into...
May 3, 2014 - 9:30am
April 30, 2014
No suspects in tobacco store robbery
Detroit Lakes Police still have no suspects in the DL Tobacco shop armed robbery from last week. However, they are releasing a description...
April 30, 2014 - 1:30pm
April 27, 2014
Frazee man gets jail for swindling money
A Frazee man was sentenced Tuesday for swindling the Frazee Rescue Squad out of nearly $10,000. Brian Bruce Bigger, 49, was given 17 months in prison, stayed for 5 years. He’s been ordered to serve 30 days in jail and pay $1,000 in fines and $9,332 in restitution. Bigger...
April 27, 2014 - 9:00am
April 25, 2014
Armed robbery at DL Tobbaco
Detroit Lakes police are searching for two suspects in an armed robbery that occurred about 3:30 p.m. Thursday at DL Tobacco. A young Detroit...
April 25, 2014 - 2:20pm
April 24, 2014
Lake Park Mayor Aaron Wittnebel sentenced to 30-days jail
Lake Park Mayor Aaron Wittnebel will serve 30 days in the Becker County Jail and five years of supervised probation as part of his sentencing...
April 24, 2014 - 8:30am
April 12, 2014
DL woman facing drug, DWI, child endangerment charges
A Detroit Lakes woman has been charged in Becker County District Court with a felony drug possession charge, along with two gross misdemeanor counts of driving while intoxicated, three gross misdemeanor counts of child endangerment and one misdemeanor count of driving without a valid...
April 12, 2014 - 9:30am
March 30, 2014
DL man in court for DWI after crashing car
A Detroit Lakes man made his first court appearance last week for felony DWI. According to court reports, 36-year-old Matthew Allen Anderson of 804 Central Street East in Detroit Lakes crashed into the Jackson Storage Units at the intersection of Jackson Avenue and Willow Street...
March 30, 2014 - 8:00am
Woman gets probation
A Detroit Lakes woman was sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of issuing dishonored checks. Rachelle Marie Weaver, 20, of 810 E. Central St., Apt. 11, Detroit Lakes, was given a stay of adjudication on conditions including completion of up to five years...
March 30, 2014 - 7:30am
March 27, 2014
Sex offender moving to Summit Avenue, DL
A level three sex offender is moving to Detroit Lakes. According to the Detroit Lakes Police Department, 51-year-old Eric Joseph Fanning...
March 27, 2014 - 10:00am
Lake Park man’s trial set in child porn case
A jury trial is set for April 21 in federal court for a Lake Park man charged with possession and distribution of child pornography. John Elof Seley Sr., 50, was indicted Sept. 24 by a federal grand jury on charges of felony possession of child pornography and felony distribution...
March 27, 2014 - 8:30am