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If the shoe fits, paint it: Sisters create custom shoes in Bemidji
Bemidji introduces charging stations for electric cars
MN state agencies receive 10 government innovation awards
MN minimum wage set to go up August 1
Want to be a drone pilot? Join the club
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
Young Life Triathlon: Rock the Beach 5K, Kids Run part of the action
Saying goodbye to the old and hello to the new
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
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
Wind power destabilizing power grid
Adults playing their games...
Letter: Unendorsed 7th District candidate should bow out
Letter: Union workers advocate for pipeline
Cheers to young volunteers
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
July 13, 2016
Protesters shut down I-35W bridge in Minneapolis
Protesters shut down a major route into downtown Minneapolis at rush hour Wednesday morning, demanding that police be demilitarized. Traffic...
July 13, 2016 - 11:27am
July 7, 2016
Dayton promises 'justice will be served' in police shooting of black man
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton promised protesters gathered after a second black man was killed by Twin Cities police in a year that there will be...
July 7, 2016 - 11:32am
July 1, 2016
Crime and Accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff’s Office. Friday, June 24 At 9:25 a.m. a caller reported the theft of a 2008 Silver Point G6, tak-en from the 1700 block of Long Bridge Road. At 12:45 p.m. officers responded...
July 1, 2016 - 2:04pm
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 17, 2016
Crime and Accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff’s Office. Friday, June 10 At 10:28 a.m. a caller reported the theft of a pair of eyeglasses from the 40000 block of County Highway 34. At 1:12 p.m. property damage was...
June 17, 2016 - 2:31pm
March 21, 2016
VIDEO: Easter bunny brawls with upset parent at New Jersey mall
A man employed as the Easter Bunny at a New Jersey mall brawled with a father whose his child slipped to the floor while having a picture taken...
March 21, 2016 - 12:28pm
December 9, 2015
DL gets hit with rash of burglaries
Thieves around Becker County are proving quite sneaky these days, as a string of burglaries has law enforcement searching for answers. Dozens of vehicles, sheds and construction trailers have been broken into over the past couple of weeks, and it appears these are very deliberate...
December 9, 2015 - 9:44am
September 21, 2015
DL man charged with assault after hitting man in head with brass knuckles
Leo Dale Jorschumb, 26, of 18865 335th Ave., Detroit Lakes, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon. According to court records, on Sept. 12 he allegedly assaulted a man at his residence. Both men had been drinking...
September 21, 2015 - 5:20am
September 20, 2015
Two men face possible charges in DL counterfeit scam
Detroit Lakes police believe they have caught two local men responsible for passing counterfeit $100 bills at area businesses. The case has been referred to the Becker County Attorney’s Office for consideration of charges. Detroit Lakes Police Sgt. Robert Strand said the two...
September 20, 2015 - 5:20am
August 25, 2015
Mahnomen County Sheriff's Office investigating suspicious death
Mahnomen County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a suspicious death that occurred Monday in Naytahwaush. Sheriff’s deputies responded to a call Monday at about 12:05 a.m. regarding a man who was not breathing. Besides deputies, White Earth Tribal Police and...
August 25, 2015 - 8:32am
August 23, 2015
No hands at the wheel, DL man charged after cop photo
Police have seen their share of rubber-neckers over the years, but an incident in Detroit Lakes spelled trouble for one Becker County man allegedly armed with a camera and the will to run. Kyle Allen Rusness, 32, of 26284 Johnson Lake Lane, Detroit Lakes, has been charged in Becker...
August 23, 2015 - 5:05am
July 26, 2015
Police looking for vandals
Several people around Detroit Lakes woke up to broken vehicle windows this week, as vandals hit at least 13 different areas around the city. According...
July 26, 2015 - 5:35am
July 8, 2015
Whole different atmosphere on DL beach, parks over the July 4 holiday
It’s anybody’s guess how a July 4 holiday will turn out in Detroit Lakes. Last year was edgy, with police busy keeping a lid on trouble...
July 8, 2015 - 1:09pm
July 1, 2015
Crime & Accident Report
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff’s Office. Friday, June 12 At 12:32 a.m. a resident on the 200 block of Central Street in Detroit Lakes reported two car tires were slashed. At 6:30 a.m. a...
July 1, 2015 - 11:03am
June 5, 2015
Ogema woman charged with drugs
Judy Lynn Libby, 41, of 34205 336th Avenue, Ogema has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth- degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on May 8 White Earth tribal police were called to the scene of a two-vehicle hit-and-run accident...
June 5, 2015 - 5:55am