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One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include syrup tasting contest
Al Franken, 'Giant of the Senate': Minnesota Senator visits Detroit Lakes, talks career pathways
Girl, 13, accused of leading SD police on high-speed chase in stolen SUV
A heartbreaking struggle: Homelessness in the region hard on elderly
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Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Lakes Figure Skating Club ends season with success
Journey To The Tourney: Lake Park-Audubon returns to state
Otters' late charge falls short in state opener
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Food and fellowship: The Refuge continues to host free, weekly suppers
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Planning will help you see green in retirement
An evening of music and storytelling: Chinese entertainer Gao Hong to perform Thursday in NYM
Friends & Neighbors
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Back in business: Audubon Liquor Store purchased by brothers-in-law
Norby's recognized for 90 years of membership
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Jeffrey M. Webber
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Letter: 'Repeal and replace' plan means tax cuts for the rich, fewer health benefits for the American people
Now is the time for next Farm Bill
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
August 17, 2016
DL man charged with drugs, DWI
A Detroit Lakes man has made his initial court appearance after being charged with felony fifth-degree drugs and two gross misdemeanor DWI’s. James Spencer Larson, 22, was arrested Aug. 3 after officers with the Minnesota State Patrol received a driving complaint in the WE Fest...
August 17, 2016 - 11:11am
August 6, 2016
DL woman charged with drugs, theft
A Detroit Lakes woman has made her initial court appearance on charges of felony 5th degree drug possession and misdemeanor theft. Christina Cheri Devall, 22, was arrested July 11 after police were called to a store in Detroit Lakes on a report of shoplifting. According to the complaint...
August 6, 2016 - 5:15am
July 31, 2016
DL man sentenced for drug possession
A Detroit Lakes man has been sentenced after being found guilty of possessing a variety of drugs, including marijuana, meth and oxycodone pills. Trevor Duane Smith was found guilty but was granted a stay of adjudication, which means if he successfully completes his terms probation,...
July 31, 2016 - 5:10am
July 28, 2016
Post-oil boom, drug prices fall as gang trafficking increases
The Bakken oil boom may be over, but people on the front lines of fighting crime in western North Dakota say drug trafficking is worse than ever. The price of drugs is dropping and an influx of out-of-state gangs are intensifying the problem, a lead agent with the North Dakota Bureau...
July 28, 2016 - 5:50am
July 9, 2016
Ponsford woman arrested on felony drug charges
A Ponsford woman is facing two felony drug charges after she was arrested June 7. Natasha Marie Goodman, 27, is charged with third-degree and fifth-degree drug possession charges in a public housing zone. According to a complaint filed with Becker County District Court, officers were...
July 9, 2016 - 5:30am
June 24, 2016
Callaway woman charged with drugs
A Callaway woman made her first court appearance after being charged with felony 5th degree possession of drugs. Lori Ann Vasecka, 52, was arrested Jan 18 after law enforcement was dispatched to a Callaway residence on a call of a suicidal female. According to the complaint filed...
June 24, 2016 - 5:30am
June 15, 2016
Traffic stop ends in drug charges
An early morning traffic stop in Hubbard County on June 8 led to deputies locating one pound of methamphetamine in the trunk of a vehicle. Sean William Curtis, 46, of Bemidji, faces three felony controlled substance charges in Hubbard County District Court. According to court documents,...
June 15, 2016 - 10:28am
June 12, 2016
DL man gets 4 years for heroin
David Shawn Rock, 42, of 36708 Martin Drive, White Earth, has been sentenced to more than four years in prison after being caught with heroin. He was charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree controlled substance crime. A felony third-degree charge of controlled...
June 12, 2016 - 5:20am
Man gets six years after being caught with 70 grams of meth
A Naytahwaush man has been sentenced to nearly six years in prison for selling methamphetamines. Nathan Earl McArthur, 32, of 230 Shore Ave., Naytahaush, was sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court...
June 12, 2016 - 5:00am
June 9, 2016
Woman gets nine years for selling methamphetamines
A Wadena woman has been sentenced to nine years in prison for selling methamphetamines. Denise Ann Kline, 48, of 63499 County Road 68, Wadena, was sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records,...
June 9, 2016 - 5:25am
Pelican Rapids man sentenced for meth
Matthew Wayne Sundblad, 31, of 19360 Appaloosa Road, Pelican Rapids, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime A felony charge of receiving stolen property was dismissed in a plea agreement. According to court records, on...
June 9, 2016 - 5:20am
June 8, 2016
DL man sentenced for meth possession
Uriah Wade Liebl, 33, of 365 11th Ave., Detroit Lakes, was sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of third-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Jan. 7 he was arrested on a warrant at the Detroit Lakes Walmart store. In his car in...
June 8, 2016 - 10:50am
Audubon man sentenced on felony drug charge
Richard Ivan Bunker, 47, of 615 Sixth St., Audubon, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony third-degree controlled substance charge. According to court records, on Feb. 2 he sold a gram of heroin to a confidential reliable informant working with the West Central...
June 8, 2016 - 10:46am
May 13, 2016
Fergus woman accused of selling meth
Julie Ann Bertrand, 43, of 16642 County Road 116, Fergus Falls has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Oct. 25, 2015, a confidential reliable informant working with the West Central Minnesota...
May 13, 2016 - 5:35am
May 12, 2016
Vergas man sentenced for drugs
Nicholas George Savig, 32, of 48548 County Road 31, Vergas, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime and misdemeanor driving after revocation. A felony charge of fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle, and a gross misdemeanor...
May 12, 2016 - 5:40am