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Local gardeners ‘master’ the trade
Teen dies 18 days after found face-down in Fargo South swimming pool
Help for Becker County’s shallow lakes
Ogema woman gets prison time for check forgery
Museum to host art fundraiser
Lakers hit goal of winning 18 games
Vikings to dip into free agency
Lady Hornets’ playoffs run ends
Local Sports Scores - Thursday, March 6th
Rebels overcome halftime deficit, beat Vikings in OT
In the Zone
Immersed in literature one word at a time
French toast brunch with Rep. Green in Lake Park Saturday
Social Security: Money earned pre-retirement shouldn’t reduce benefits
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Remmen named to U of M dean’s list
Friends & Neighbors
Prairie chicken blind available next month at Hamden Slough
Brad Laabs: When do you think area lakes will be ice free?
Blane Klemek: Like Aladdin’s carpet, flying squirrels really don’t fly — they glide
Learn how to make maple syrup at Minnesota state parks
Bear researcher's two-week ‘trial’ concludes; judge will issue report in late April
Another try at Sunday liquor sales could start with 'baby step'
DL's Chris Reep earns top honors for growth
General surgeon joins Essentia Health St. Mary's in Detroit Lakes
A view from the top: Detroit Mountain construction in full force
ProBuild hires new general manager for DL, Hawley
Women’s history: by the numbers
Teacher exams important but not a one-size-fits-all
Eric Bergeson: Young or old, we’re all ‘phonies’
Letter: Thanks for your ‘Giving Hearts’ Becker County
Here’s how to get public records
Grace Lutheran hosts Hop Into Spring Dinner March 22
Danell Haspel: ‘Wearin’ of the Green’ at Detroit Lakes Library
Piano duo to perform two concerts as part of Motion theater fundraiser Saturday at Holmes
Lakes Area Chorale, Youth Choir to make debut at March 9 concert in DL
Detroit Lakes library full of Dr. Seuss magic this month
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Miss Northwest Committee looking for volunteers
Northland Real Estate Guide
Guide to Becker County 2014
Crime and Court
February 22, 2009
Moorhead man arrested outside Fargo police department after domestic dispute
FARGO - A Moorhead man was arrested outside the Fargo Police Department over the weekend in what police described as a rolling domestic. The incident began with a call to Fargo police about 1:20 a.m. Saturday, according to Sgt.
February 22, 2009 - 8:50pm
February 21, 2009
34-year-old man found dead in Fargo home
A 34-year-old man's body was found Friday night at a Fargo residence. Fargo police are not releasing the man's name pending notification of family. According to the police dispatch log, the man had been out drinking. A woman called police from the 3000 block of 21st Street South...
February 21, 2009 - 10:35am
Fargo man arrested for resisting arrest
Fargo police arrested a 34-year-old Fargo man early this morning for resisting arrest while they were investigating a possible car prowler. Police had been called to the 700 block of 30th Street North at 12:50 a.m. for a suspicious vehicle. A dark-colored sport utility vehicle had...
February 21, 2009 - 10:34am
February 20, 2009
16-year-old faces theft, attempted theft, armed robbery charges
FARGO - A 16-year-old male arrested Tuesday in connection with a stolen car is being referred to juvenile authorities on additional charges including 20 counts of theft and attempted theft of motor vehicles and one charge of armed robbery. Police say their investigation determined...
February 20, 2009 - 11:30pm
Judge's ruling pending in bus crash that killed Pelican Rapids girl
A judge is expected to decide soon whether to allow charges against a bus driver for a fatal crash to move forward. Loren Ernst, 69, of Moorhead was charged of criminal vehicular homicide, criminal vehicular injury and criminal vehicular operation. However, his attorney has contested...
February 20, 2009 - 8:52am
February 19, 2009
Repo man says Moorhead man tried to run him over with vehicle
MOORHEAD - A Moorhead man was arrested Monday night after a repossession agent told police someone tried to run him over. The incident was reported about 6 p.m. in the 800 block of 35th St. S. According to Moorhead Police Lt.
February 19, 2009 - 11:50am
February 18, 2009
Police arrest two in car theft, looking into possible connection to recent spree
FARGO - Fargo police arrested two people in connection with a stolen car Tuesday night and are looking into whether the case may be related to a recent rash of car thefts in the metro area. According to Sgt. Mark Lykken: At 8:46 p.m. Tuesday, officers took a report of a light blue...
February 18, 2009 - 10:38am
February 17, 2009
Man reportedly exposes himself at NDSU library
FARGO - North Dakota State University police are investigating a report of a man exposing himself and masturbating at the library Monday evening. The incident occurred at 6:40 p.m. on the library's second floor, according to an NDSU news release. The suspect was described as a black...
February 17, 2009 - 12:00pm
North Dakota couple face marijuana charges after Cass County bust
LEONARD, N.D. - A husband and wife from Leonard were arrested after authorities discovered a large marijuana-growing operation at their home. Cass County Sheriff's Capt. Rick Majerus says investigators executed a search warrant at the home of Robert and Kristine Sweeney last Tuesday. He...
February 17, 2009 - 11:30am
Addai sentenced to life with the possibility of parole for August 2007 murder
FARGO - A judge today sentenced 24-year-old Elijah Addai to life in prison with the possibility of parole for his December murder conviction in the August 2007 stabbing death of another man. After 24 hours of deliberations, a Cass County jury convicted Addai, of Fargo, of killing...
February 17, 2009 - 10:30am
Alexandria police investigate accidental shooting
ALEXANDRIA - Alexandria police officers are investigating an apparent accidental shooting that happened early Saturday morning. The police department received a 911 call just before 1 a.m. The caller reported that a man had accidentally shot himself in the left ankle area with a...
February 17, 2009 - 9:00am
February 16, 2009
Fargo man arrested for burglarizing Dakota Clinic pharmacy this morning
FARGO - Police arrested a 23-year-old man on suspicion of burglary this morning after discovering him inside a pharmacy. Corey Charles Lowe, Fargo, is being held at the Cass County Jail pending an initial court appearance. Police responded to an alarm at Dakota Clinic, 1702 S. University...
February 16, 2009 - 12:00pm
Double billing case dismissed against Cass County deputy
Robert Karbowski agreed Friday to write a letter of apology to Pike Bay Township and pay restitution for the hours he billed the township when he worked for Cass County and was also paid by Cass County. He had been charged with submitting overlapping hour time sheets to claim pay...
February 16, 2009 - 9:00am
February 13, 2009
Fergus Falls traffic stop leads to chase, gunshots
FERGUS FALLS - A man is in custody after fleeing from a deputy sheriff early this morning after being stopped for a traffic violation and making a suspicious movement that prompted the officer to fire gunshots. The chain of events began at 2:10 a.m. after a deputy from Pope County...
February 13, 2009 - 9:00am
Detroit Lakes man gets 27 months for assaulting boy
A Detroit Lakes man has been sentenced to more than two years in prison for assaulting a 12-year-old boy that was in his care. Kevin Marlen Blomseth, 40, of 1760 Long Bridge Road, Detroit Lakes was convicted by a jury Jan. 15 of felony malicious punishment of a child and felony...
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February 13, 2009 - 6:00am