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Frazee FFA team to compete at State
Crime & accidents around Becker County
Roosevelt readies for Read-A-Thon to raise money
Multiple awards add up to one stellar season for 6th grade Math Masters
Activities commitment celebration Monday, March 26
Top-seeded Crusaders blow out Mahnomen-Waubun in Class A quarters
Brooklyn Center hands Breckenridge first-round loss
Prep boys basketball: Triple the heartbreak for Esko
Good luck, Thunderbirds!
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
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Music, dancing and more coming to lakes area this month
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Raymond "Ole" Mounts
Lyle Byron Oja
Elverna Elizabeth (Lembke) Nelson
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
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
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
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
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
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June 10, 2016
180 days on felony check forgery charge
Lee Ann Jones, 29, of Box 172, Ponsford, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony check forgery. According to court records, on Nov. 12 she wrote a $100 check at Seven Sisters Spirits for three bottles of alcohol. The check, from Citizens National Bank in Park...
June 10, 2016 - 5:55am
April 29, 2016
Woman gets 19 months on check forgery charge
Kristina Anna Jirava, 43, of 18421 County Road 18, Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of check forgery. A second felony charge of check forgery was dismissed in a plea agreement. According to court records, on Jan. 12, 2015, police were informed...
April 29, 2016 - 5:40am
February 13, 2016
Woman charged with check forgery
A Ponsford woman made her first court appearance after being accused of forging a stolen check to buy alcohol. Lee Ann Jones, 28, faces a felony check forgery charge after an incident that occurred on Dec. 1, 2015. According to court documents, an officer with the Becker County Sheriff’s...
February 13, 2016 - 5:50am
December 4, 2015
DL woman charged with felony check forgery
Corrine Anne Devall, 28, of 20450 County Road 21, Detroit Lakes has been charged in Becker County District Court on four felony counts of check forgery. According to court records, on Nov. 4 police were informed that she had allegedly written several checks to Detroit Lakes retailers...
December 4, 2015 - 5:35am
October 11, 2015
White Earth woman charged with forgery
Danielle Rae Manypenny, 33, of Box 403, White Earth has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony check forgery. According to court records, on March 14 she attempted to cash a $375 check at Berry’s Bar in Ogema.
October 11, 2015 - 5:45am
September 12, 2015
Forged check sentencing
Karre Ann Villebrun Ashley, 51, of 36074 Pike Trail, White Earth, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony check forgery. A second charge of felony check forgery was dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records, she cashed a check that had been...
September 12, 2015 - 5:50am
August 10, 2015
Bemidji man charged with check forgery
Darryl James Deane, 33, of 516 Sixth St.
August 10, 2015 - 5:00am
July 17, 2015
Forged check attempted
Two people have been accused of trying to pass a forged $500 check at a bank in Detroit lakes. Zackuary Wendell Harless, 27, of 408 East Main, Frazee and Rachel Ann Christianson, 32, of 26803 Lidstrom Road, Detroit Lakes each face two felony charges of check forgery in Becker County...
July 17, 2015 - 5:35am
March 6, 2015
Local woman sentenced for felony check forgery
A Ponsford woman found guilty of felony check forgery has been sentenced. Lee Ann Jones, 27, was given five years probation and 59 days credit for time already served. She will also pay a $1,000 fine. Jones attempted to cash a stolen paycheck of $450 According to the complaint,...
March 6, 2015 - 5:40am
March 9, 2014
Ogema woman gets prison time for check forgery
An Ogema woman was convicted and sentenced recently in Becker County District Court on two felony counts of check forgery. Two additional counts of the same charge against Barbara Sue Jackson, 31, of 40699 County Highway 34, Ogema, were dismissed at sentencing. Jackson was ordered...
March 9, 2014 - 4:00pm
June 7, 2013
Jail, fine for forgery
A St. Cloud man was sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony check forgery charge. Willie Russell Baker Jr., 51, was given a 15-month prison sentence, stayed on conditions including completion of 120 days in jail, payment of $1,085 in court fines and fees, and his portion...
June 7, 2013 - 4:00pm
March 31, 2009
Vergas woman charged with check forgery
Heather Marie Dillon, 20, of 500 Pelican Lane, Vergas, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony check forgery and felony offering a forged check. According to court records: On Jan. 9, an investigation allegedly revealed that Dillon wrote four checks to herself...
March 31, 2009 - 2:18pm
November 19, 2008
Woman sentenced for check forgery
Malinda Lace Holmes, 19, of 316 South Swift, Litchfield, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony check forgery. According to court records: On May 23, she and a boyfriend took a family member's checkbook and wrote checks totaling about $3,500 in the Detroit...
November 19, 2008 - 12:00am
August 23, 2008
Well-known Fargo builder, Pelican Rapid resident and wife face felony charges
FARGO - Fargo homebuilder Larry Villella, known for his "Hey, how you doin'?" advertisements, and his wife face felony charges for allegedly exploiting her 75-year-old father out of more than $100,000 and forging his signature on a loan guaranty to benefit their business. Documents...
August 23, 2008 - 10:00pm
July 29, 2008
Former Clay County court clerk faces forgery charge
A woman who until recently was a clerk at Clay County District Court is accused in court documents of mishandling a civil file that named her as a defendant and which ultimately went missing. Diane Sue McCabe, 57, Fargo, is charged with one count of aggravated forgery. According...
July 29, 2008 - 12:00am