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The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
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October 7, 2011
Park Rapids walk brings awareness to domestic violence
Walkers rallied Saturday for the first annual Walk Against Domestic Violence in Park Rapids. The walk was hosted by the Headwaters Intervention Center. Participants carried signs with messages such as "I am against domestic violence" and "Domestic violence will not go away on its...
October 7, 2011 - 8:38am
January 30, 2011
Clay plans domestic violence court -- Would be second of its kind in Minnesota
As the one crime where victims always know their attackers and often share lives, domestic violence can pose unique issues. "It isn't so simple as you have an offense, you have a conviction and then treatment starts," Clay County Attorney Brian Melton said. Victims can be financially...
January 30, 2011 - 2:56pm
October 27, 2010
Domestic violence has variety of forms
October is the 12th annual Domestic Violence Prevention Month, the designation a means to raise awareness, break the silence and prevent abuse. More than two million Americans - women and men - are victims of domestic violence each year. An estimated 10 to 20 percent of all families...
October 27, 2010 - 11:35am
February 13, 2009
Frazee man charged with three counts of felony assault
Devin Wayne Jourdain, 22, of Town Lake Trailer Court, Lot 13, Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fourth-degree assault on a peace officer -- transfer bodily fluids. He is also charged with fifth-degree assault and domestic assault, both felonies. According...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
February 3, 2009
White Earth man sentenced for felony domestic assault
A White Earth man was sentenced last week in Becker County District Court to five years' probation on a charge of felony domestic assault. Matthew Joel Larson, 26, of 39432 County Rd. 34 East, White Earth, was charged with one felony count of domestic assault and one felony count...
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am
January 23, 2009
Waubun man charged with domestic assault
Henry Ray Soyring, 23, of 39718 400th Ave., Waubun has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony domestic assault. According to court records: On Jan. 16 he allegedly assaulted his significant other, throwing her around the room, slamming her onto the ground and...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
White Earth man faces four felony charges
Marvin Joseph Bellecourt, 37, of 35295 County Road 133, White Earth faces felony charges of violating a restraining order, domestic assault, terroristic threats and false imprisonment/restraint. According to court records: An order for protection was issued May 14 for a woman...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
December 26, 2008
Man sentenced for felony burglary
Randal Todd Porter Jr., 25, of 807 ½ Washington Ave., Detroit Lakes has been sentenced for felony first-degree burglary, others present. A felony charge of first-degree burglary, assault, was dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records: On March 3, Detroit Lakes...
December 26, 2008 - 12:00am
December 23, 2008
Man sentenced for domestic assault
Dennis Frank St. Clair, 43, of 36585 County Road 34, Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony domestic assault. A felony charge of fifth-degree assault was dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records: On Jan. 25 he went to his girlfriend's...
December 23, 2008 - 12:00am
White Earth youth sentenced for domestic assault
Nicholas Edward Durant, 18, of 25197 Bear Clan Drive, White Earth has been sentenced for felony third-degree assault, substantial bodily harm. A felony charge of domestic assault by strangulation was dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records: On Sept. 11, a tribal...
December 23, 2008 - 12:00am
November 19, 2008
Man fails to appear for sentencing on felony assault charges
Nicholas Edward Durant, 18, of 25917 Bear Clan Drive, White Earth failed to appear for a sentencing hearing in Becker County District Court Nov. 13. A warrant had already been issued for his arrest for missing several meetings with his probation officer. According to court records: On...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
Man gets 27 months for domestic assault
John William Butcher, also known as John William Goodman, 25, of 28050 490th Ave., Ponsford, has been sentenced to more than two years in prison for domestic assault. According to court records: He came home intoxicated on Aug. 20 and attacked a woman in the household, who was sleeping...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
Bail set at $25,000 in domestic strangulation case
Timothy James Brown, 23, of 39999 280th Ave., Waubun has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony domestic assault by strangulation and misdemeanor domestic assault. While intoxicated on Sunday, he allegedly beat up a family member, punching and choking her to the...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Bail set at $15,000 in domestic assault
Aaron Eugene Bellanger, 19, of Box 148 Mahnomen, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony domestic assault. According to court records: at 1:50 p.m. on Oct. 27, he allegedly swung at a woman during an argument. She pushed him away and went to pack her belongings,...
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
LCRC willing to help during October, domestic violence awareness month
The statistics are staggering. On average, three women a day are murdered in this country by a husband or a boyfriend. In Minnesota alone, 22 women and 10 children died in 2007 as a result of domestic violence. This October, domestic violence experts and service providers in...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am