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Community solar garden taking shape
White Earth Reservation flag added to county museum's permanent collection
A special ceremony for Vietnam veterans: Area man built his own museum, war memorial
Final EIS released for Line 3 replacement
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Hagedorn honored with Lifetime Laker Booster award
Keeler-Johnson leaves DL for Valley City State
Natalie Roth third at Minnesota Women's Open
Two regional football teams testing out new helmet technology
Hoge to compete at Bobcat golf tournament
Column: The legend of Old Three Legs
Why it pays to keep a careful eye on your earnings record
Turning back the pages
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Painting past ALS: Man adapts by holding brush in mouth
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Learning to lead: LEADERship Detroit Lakes now accepting applications
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota remain unchanged
Disney to end Netflix deal, sets launch of ESPN and Disney-branded streaming services
Move over Ticketmaster: Amazon in talks to offer event ticketing in U.S.
Minnesota Resort & Campground Association launches Century Resort Recognition Program
Local author to speak about latest work Aug. 23 at Perham library
Holmes Theatre's 15th season to include plenty of surprises
Dixieland band coming to Pelican Rapids
Pageant kicks off Wolf Lake Harvest Fest this Friday
Perham's 47th Pioneer Festival set Aug. 19-20
Gene and Linda (Zurn) Walz
Vivian (Silovich) Lee
Leonard "Pete" Thielen
Gene and Linda (Zurn) Walz
Gary L Braasch
Kathleen "Kathy" Sharon Gigstead
Stephen John "Packy" Pachel
How dark will it get during total eclipse?
Vaping is not any "cooler" than smoking
Letter: Charlottesville shows Trump is morally destitute
Klobuchar: 'Alternative facts' and muzzling the press are unacceptable
Lee Hamilton: My impression of nine presidents I've worked with
Most Minnesota small-game hunter numbers fall again
Blue jays are fascinating to watch
Jig raps are a lot of work, but they catch walleye
Bluebirds in Minnesota are easy to love
Mille Lacs reopens to walleye fishing Aug. 12
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
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'
pine to palm
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
Chris Swenson captures the 85th Pine to Palm championship
Swenson versus Miller for Pine to Palm championship
June 23, 2015
Fantastic northern lights displays
A solar storm impacted the Earth on Monday, allowing for gorgeous displays of the aurora borealis, also known as the Northern Lights. The aurora...
June 23, 2015 - 1:37pm
June 30, 2012
White Earth historian, spiritual leader and storyteller Andy Favorite will be missed
White Earth lost one of its best storytellers when Andy Favorite died in May. Favorite, who served as tribal historian and archivist and was...
June 30, 2012 - 3:58pm
August 14, 2010
UPDATE: NAMES RELEASED: Four injured when car strikes White Earth ambulance on Becker County Road 34
WHITE EARTH, Minn. - Four people were hospitalized after their vehicle struck an ambulance on County Highway 34 in White Earth. The driver of the vehicle was Sheena Marie Butcher, 28, of Ponsford. The passengers were Mary Elizabeth Manypenny, 27, of Ogema; Simon Louis Rogers, 35,...
August 14, 2010 - 12:50pm
May 16, 2010
Letter: Vizenor 'appalled' at Bellcourt letter, Record
It is appalling that a letter like the one written by Ray Bellcourt in the May 8 Becker County Record was printed for your readers. There is enough negative news about the White Earth Indian Reservation (crime reports, drug busts, and assaults) in this newspaper without printing...
May 16, 2010 - 4:53pm
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
December 9, 2008
Community invited to grand opening of White Earth youth treatment center in Bemidji
The White Earth Nation invites community members to help celebrate the Grand Opening of the Oshki Manidoo "New Spirit" Center from 1 to 3 p.m. Thursday. The Center is located at 1741 15th Street North West in Bemidji. There will be tours and program staff will be available to answer...
December 9, 2008 - 12:00am
November 21, 2008
Other Opinions: Giving the youth of White Earth a sense of hope, 'new spirit'
The White Earth Band of Ojibwe is embarking in a new venture, one which we hope will strengthen the generational bonds of American Indian people and provide a lifeline to cultural preservation and pride in heritage. The tribe's highest elected leader, Tribal Chairwoman Erma Vizenor,...
November 21, 2008 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
$14 million White Earth Tribal Administration building opens
The White Earth Reservation Tribal Council hosted a grand opening of the newly completed $14 million Tribal Administration Building on Friday,...
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am
October 24, 2008
Two charged in beating, kidnapping of Naytahwaush man
Two men have been charged with kidnapping and assault in the brutal beating of a 22-year-old Naytahwaush man Sunday. The man, whose name has not yet been disclosed, has been released from the hospital and is now at a safe house in an undisclosed location, according to Becker County...
October 24, 2008 - 12:00am
October 22, 2008
Toxicology report: Bicyclist drunk before fatal Fargo accident
Toxicology reports indicate a White Earth man was drunk when he was killed in a bicycling accident in Fargo in May, Fargo Police Sgt. Jeff Skuza told WDAY Radio News. Gordon Fineday, 48, of Osage died after he struck a metal gate along a bike path at Fargo's Dike East during the...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
October 20, 2008
Man beaten, bound, left in overturned Explorer
Becker County authorities are investigating a serious assault in which a 22-year-old Naytahwaush man was beaten, tied up and left in an overturned vehicle. The victim's name has not yet been released. According to the sheriff's department: At 2:03 a.m. Sunday deputies and tribal...
October 20, 2008 - 12:00am
October 17, 2008
White Earth celebrates grand opening of new tribal headquarters Friday morning
WHITE EARTH, Minn. - The White Earth Reservation Tribal Council invites the public to a celebration marking the grand opening of the tribe's new administration building in White Earth. The event is set to start at 10 a.m. Friday in the new administration building, located between...
October 17, 2008 - 12:00am
October 15, 2008
Three seats up for grabs in Waubun-Ogema-WE
Joe McArthur and Mina Spalla are challenging incumbents Allan Haugo, Jim Helliksen and Tom Teiken for the three seats up for election to the Waubun-Ogema-White Earth School Board. The top-three vote getters will serve four-year terms.
October 15, 2008 - 12:00am
July 27, 2008
DNR recommends limiting ATV use in White Earth State Forest
Patrons of the trails on White Earth State Forest land might have to pay a little more attention to signage in the future. During a meeting in Mahnomen on Tuesday evening, Department of Natural Resources officials proposed bringing the admittance of all-terrain vehicles, off-highway...
July 27, 2008 - 12:00am
July 25, 2008
Primary seat belt law approved
The White Earth Tribal Council in northwestern Minnesota recently approved a primary seat belt law. The law now allows White Earth Police officers to stop and cite White Earth residents who are not wearing seat belts. The law does not apply to nonresidents of the White Earth Indian...
July 25, 2008 - 12:00am