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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Woman charged with having drugs, ammo
Jamie Louise Day, 35, of White Earth has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony possessing ammunition (after being convicted of a crime of violence) and two felony counts of fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Oct. 23 a White Earth...
November 22, 2017 - 12:30pm
October 20, 2017
Mahnomen County police ask for help as drug overdoses rise
MAHNOMEN COUNTY—Family and friends in Mahnomen County are reeling after a string of drug overdoses left one dead and others hospitalized....
October 20, 2017 - 8:35am
October 4, 2017
Perham woman sentenced for felony theft
Anessa Marie Oldfield, 21, of Perham, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony theft. According to court records, on Sept. 17, 2016, she and another woman were shopping at the Detroit Lakes Walmart and allegedly filled a new tote and backpack with items, then...
October 4, 2017 - 9:47am
September 15, 2017
Opening up about opiates: Local man shares his struggle with drugs, crime
"Sorry, ma'am," David Rock mouths as he answers the phone and begins speaking to someone on the other end about an apartment he hopes to move...
September 15, 2017 - 1:20pm
July 20, 2017
Screeching sound leads to DWI charges
David Charles Sokolik, 63, of rural Ponsford, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for misdemeanor DWI. A felony charge of fifth-degree controlled substance crime and a second misdemeanor DWI charge were dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records, on April...
July 20, 2017 - 11:00am
July 12, 2017
DL man sentenced for marijuana wax
Austin Eugene Soyring, 23, of rural Detroit Lakes was sentenced in Becker County District Court for gross misdemeanor fifth-degree controlled substance crime. A felony charge of fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle was dismissed in a plea agreement. According to court records,...
July 12, 2017 - 8:00am
June 1, 2017
DL man faces felony theft, drug, firearm charges
Justin James Thompson, 28, of rural Detroit Lakes has been charged in Becker County District Court with four felonies—felon in possession of a firearm, theft, and two counts of fifth-degree controlled substance crime.
June 1, 2017 - 8:00am
May 10, 2017
Leader of drug ring that targeted NW Minnesota reservations, ND sentenced to 25 years
MINNEAPOLIS—The ringleader of a multi-state drug trafficking organization prosecutors say flooded the Red Lake and White Earth reservations...
May 10, 2017 - 7:19pm
April 20, 2017
Minnesota sees 'alarming' rise in STDs, drug-related infections
ST. PAUL — State health officials are concerned about the sharp rise in sexually transmitted diseases and drug-related infections. According...
April 20, 2017 - 5:42pm
April 18, 2017
Overly-tinted car windows lead to drug charge
Freddie Cisneros Jr., 25, of Thief River Falls has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, about 11:20 a.m. on March 18, a trooper pulled over the vehicle he was riding in on Highway 59 in Becker...
April 18, 2017 - 10:00am
March 30, 2017
DL man gets jail time for meth
Andrew Ira Olerud, 31, of 30378 170th St. Detroit Lakes has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Aug. 3, he was a passenger in a vehicle pulled over by a state trooper on Highway 10. During...
March 30, 2017 - 10:00am
March 16, 2017
Lake Park woman sentenced for drugs
Sharon Mae Wisk, 54, of 2055 Second St., Lake Park has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. Two other felony counts of fifth-degree controlled substance crime were dismissed in a plea agreement. According to court records,...
March 16, 2017 - 4:00pm
Shoplifting arrest leads to meth charge
Michael George Chilton, 34, of 34251 County Road 143, Ogema, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. A misdemeanor theft charge was dropped in a plea agreement.
March 16, 2017 - 12:00pm
Mahnomen man sentenced for selling meth
Donald Wade Hariluk, 52, of 602 Sixth St. S., Mahnomen, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony third-degree controlled substance crime. The original felony charge of second-degree controlled substance crime was reduced in a plea agreement. According to court...
March 16, 2017 - 11:00am
Park Rapids woman sentenced for drugs
Clarissa Anne Dahlen, 44, 36594 County Road 46, Park Rapids, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. A second felony charge of fifth-degree controlled substance crime was dismissed in a plea agreement. On Feb. 16, Chesley...
March 16, 2017 - 10:00am