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Over 140 arrested after armed eviction of pipeline protest site
Everyday "I Should"; Friday Matters
Watch: Scuffling, bonfires mark early stages of confrontation between officers, pipeline protesters
Showdown at hand between law enforcement, pipeline protesters
Everyday Recovering; Thursday Matters
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Johnson punches return trip to state XC
DL volleyball opens playoffs with 3-1 home victory
Bemidji slips by Laker swimmers in final dual
8AA FOOTBALL: Nuggets knock Hornets out of opening round
Sled hockey exhibition raises nearly $800 for Hope, Inc.
Schrupps celebrate 60th anniversary
Christian judgemental impression
Stargazing: See the animals of the northern sky
Livingood 90th birthday open house set
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Tackling the grocery bill
Trick or treat? Scary cost of Halloween no fun for mom and dad
Minnesota gas prices still falling but higher than last year
Lakes Crisis & Resource Center Receives $10,000 match from BTD for Give to the Max Day
Nereson's hires new service consultant
'Redneck Crazy' singer comes to Shooting Star Nov. 4
In the shadow: Bobby Vee and The Shadows adored by local, national fans alike
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Mixed Blood's 'Corazon Eterno' comes to DL Friday
'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo' program coming to DL library Nov. 7
Betty E. Krueger
Betty E. Krueger
Rawlen Everett Guinn, Sr.
Robert T. "Bobby Vee" Velline
Colonize Mars? I'd rather have a Mars bar
Forget common sense, elect candidates with good sense
Toxic Trump? For first time in more than 50 years, Forum Communications declines to endorse Republican nominee
Republicans using fantasies and falsehoods to attack DFLers on MNsure
Constitutional Amendment will be on the ballot on Nov. 8.
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
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