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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
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
February 4, 2014
Man dies in grain bin accident
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. - A Yellow Medicine County man died Monday after apparently being accidentally buried in a grain bin. The Yellow Medicine County Sheriff’s Office identified him as Richard Rosetter, 77. The sheriff’s office was notified at 4:40 p.m. Monday that Rosetter...
February 4, 2014 - 9:00pm
October 30, 2013
Prosecutor won't hear plea in Granite Falls, Minn., double killing
GRANITE FALLS — Prosecutors refused to hear Andrew Joseph Dikken’s offer to plead guilty to second-degree murder in the shooting deaths of Kara Monson, 26, of Granite Falls, and Christopher Panitzke, 28, of Redwood Falls. Prosecutor Robert Plesha with the Minnesota Attorney...
October 30, 2013 - 5:30pm
October 18, 2013
Double-homicide suspect offers to plead guilty in Minnesota
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. -- The man charged in a double homicide last month is offering to plead guilty to both counts of second-degree murder, according to a motion filed Wednesday in District Court. Andrew Joseph Dikken, 28, of Renville, is charged in the shooting deaths of Kara...
October 18, 2013 - 9:30am
October 3, 2013
Granite Falls double-homicide suspect's DNA to be collected
GRANITE FALLS, Minn.
October 3, 2013 - 9:25pm
September 19, 2013
Bail set at $3 million in Granite Falls double homicide
GRANITE FALLS -- Unconditional bail was set at $3 million this morning for double homicide suspect Andrew Dikken. Yellow Medicine County Attorney Keith Helgeson spoke of Dikken's "cold and calculated actions " in the shooting deaths of Kara Monson and Chris Panitzke and said that...
September 19, 2013 - 11:22am
September 12, 2013
Sealed warrant seeks Dikken's arrest in double homicide
GRANITE FALLS — An arrest warrant has been issued for Andrew Dikken, 28, suspect in the fatal shootings of Kara Monson, 26, of Granite Falls, and Chris Panitzke, 28, of Redwood Falls, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety and local law enforcement. Both were...
September 12, 2013 - 9:14am
September 9, 2013
Second victim dies in Granite Falls, Minn., shooting; Dikken still at large
WILLMAR -- A second victim has died following a shooting at a Granite Falls home early on the morning of Labor Day. KARE 11 TV reported Sunday that Christopher Panitzke, 28, of Redwood Falls, died at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, where he was hospitalized with...
September 9, 2013 - 8:58am
September 6, 2013
Granite Falls homicide update: Law enforcement still looking for Dikken, following leads
GRANITE FALLS — The search for Andrew Joseph Dikken continued today as law enforcement officials continue to follow leads to find the “person of interest” they seek in a Granite Falls homicide and attempted homicide. There hasn’t been a change in the search, according...
September 6, 2013 - 4:20pm
September 4, 2013
Authorities find vehicle of man sought in connection with Granite Falls killing
BELVIEW, Minn. — Investigators have located a vehicle believed to be driven by Andrew Joseph Dikken, 28, of Granite Falls, the person of interest in a Monday shooting death Granite Falls. According to the State Department of Public Safety, the 1996 GMC Sierra pickup was found...
September 4, 2013 - 1:52pm
Woman identified in Granite Falls, Minn., killing
GRANITE FALLS — Authorities investigating the Monday morning shooting death of a 26-year-old Granite Falls woman are still trying to locate...
September 4, 2013 - 8:47am
September 3, 2013
Authorities searching for man after woman dead in Granite Falls, Minn.
GRANITE FALLS, Minn.
September 3, 2013 - 11:20am
December 28, 2009
Wheelchair-bound paraplegic to serve prison term for assault on township supervisor
GRANITE FALLS -- A paraplegic convicted of assault when he pulled a pistol and pointed it at a township supervisor will serve a minimum of 14 months in prison. Allen Chancey Olson, 56, of Canby, must begin serving the sentence immediately, according to a sentencing order issued...
December 28, 2009 - 1:41pm
August 4, 2009
Couple who owe more than $43K in taxes sentenced in Granite Falls
GRANITE FALLS -- A husband and wife accused of not paying income taxes on compensation totaling $571,379 from 2002 through 2007 were sentenced July 30. Robert James Cunningham, 43, of Wood Lake, pleaded guilty in district court in Granite Falls to a misdemeanor count of failing to...
August 4, 2009 - 11:56am