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Post-oil boom, drug prices fall as gang trafficking increases
New Camp Ripley exhibit gives visitors a look at WWI
Exploration gaining steam: Rush of interest in Northland gold
Six children injured in ATV accident in Becker County
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
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
Essentia Health hospitals work with local groups to identify health needs and improve community health
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
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
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
Cheers to young volunteers
Sound & fury drowns out the issues
ND should have left ‘Red Tomahawk’ image on its 4,000-plus highway signs
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
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
February 14, 2016
Man gets prison for selling meth
A Park Rapids man was sentenced in Becker County District Court after being found guilty of selling drugs. Steven Douglas Lee, 33, was sentenced to four years in prison on a felony second degree drug charge and four years, 10 months on another second degree drug possession charge....
February 14, 2016 - 5:15am
February 5, 2016
Felony drug charge filed
A Detroit Lakes man was sentenced on a felony drug charge after outwearing his welcome at Walmart. James Edward Krause, 45, was arrested on Nov. 4, 2015 after Detroit Lakes police officers were called out to Walmart on a report of a trespasser. According to the complaint filed with...
February 5, 2016 - 5:55am
Man charged with felony after meth found in pocket
A White Earth man made his first court appearance in Becker County on fifth degree drug possession charges. Ronald Wayne Elias Thompson, 32, was arrested Jan. 12 after White Earth Police were made aware of an active warrant out for his arrest. Officers learned of his location, and...
February 5, 2016 - 5:35am
January 30, 2016
White Earth man arrested on felony drug charge
A White Earth man made his initial court appearance in Becker County District Court on felony drug charges. Percy Leonard French, 38, was charged with felony fifth-degree drug possession and a gross misdemeanor charge of driving after cancellation. According to court reports, the...
January 30, 2016 - 5:30am
DL man accused of meth possession
A Detroit Lakes man pulled over on Christmas Day for suspicion of being an impaired driver has made his initial court appearance after police say they found a baggie of meth floating in a glass of liquid in his vehicle. According to a complaint filed with Becker County District Court,...
January 30, 2016 - 5:20am
January 16, 2016
Callaway woman sentenced to 40 years probation after DL drug raid
A Callaway woman has been sentenced for her part in a drug sting that involved local officers and a fake Fed Ex getup. Nicolle Lynn King, 40, was found guilty of first-degree controlled substance, subsequent conviction and sentenced to just over eight years in prison, stayed for 40...
January 16, 2016 - 5:35am
Capturing ‘El Chapo’ won’t fix drug trade problem
The third time’s the charm. That must be what Mexican government authorities are hoping after capturing Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán-Loera on Jan. 8 during a military raid in Los Mochis, located near the Gulf of California. According to Mexican officials, a meeting between U.S....
January 16, 2016 - 5:15am
January 8, 2016
DL man accused of meth possession
A Detroit Lakes man made his first court appearance for allegedly possessing meth. Richard Ivan Bunker, 47, faces a felony fifth degree drug possession charge. According to the complaint filed with Becker County District Court, the Detroit Lakes Police Department received information...
January 8, 2016 - 5:25am
January 2, 2016
Woman gets 4 years for meth
A Naytahwaush woman found guilty of fleeing police at the Detroit Lakes Walmart, leaving behind nearly a quarter-pound of meth in the car and swimming across Long Lake to escape authorities has been sentenced. Mariah Jean Giard, 24, was sentenced to four years in prison. According...
January 2, 2016 - 5:05am
December 30, 2015
Minnesota Health Department targets drug thefts in nursing homes
In an effort to highlight the problem of narcotic addiction in the state, the Minnesota Department of Health is releasing separate data on the theft of drugs in health care facilities. Such so-called “drug diversions” in health care facilities accounted for about 20 percent of...
December 30, 2015 - 10:13am
December 27, 2015
Sentenced for heroin
A White Earth man has been sentenced for selling drugs to a confidential reliable informant working with the Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force. Brandon Lee Kier, 22, was sentenced to 27 months in prison, which was stayed for 20 years. He will instead spend 120 days in jail with credit for...
December 27, 2015 - 5:15am
Ogema woman sentenced for drug crimes
An Ogema woman has been sentenced for felony fifth-degree possession of drugs. Holly Ann Dodd, 28, was granted a stay of imposition. She was sentenced to five years of supervised probation, and credit for time served, which was 114 days in jail. Her probation includes chemical dependency...
December 27, 2015 - 5:05am
December 24, 2015
Moorhead man sentenced for drugs
A Moorhead man who made the news two summers ago summer after his pit bull attacked and killed a woman’s dog while she was walking it in Detroit Lakes has been sentenced for selling drugs. Emilio Gonzalez Sanramon, 58, was sentenced to five years and six months in prison for a felony...
December 24, 2015 - 5:20am
18 months for selling meth
A Moorhead woman has been sentenced in Becker County Court for felony fourth fifth-degree drugs. Daisy Mae Butcher, 34, was sentenced to 18 months in prison. According to court reports, a special agent with the West Central Minnesota Drug Task Force had been working with a reliable...
December 24, 2015 - 5:15am
December 13, 2015
Sentenced for meth
A Detroit Lakes woman has been sentenced for selling meth to a confidential informant. Shyenne Marie Campbell, 33, was found guilty of second-degree sale of meth by a school, park or public housing zone. She was sentenced to 48 months in prison, stayed for 25 years. She was instead...
December 13, 2015 - 5:35am