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Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee donates 36k to DL Boys & Girls Club
Not drinking or driving, teens increasingly put off traditional markers of adulthood
Former Minn. assistant principal plans guilty pleas to charges related to explicit childrens' images
Study shows playing football before age 12 can lead to mood and behavior issues
Minnesota school accountability system up for review to meet federal standards
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Area pro and college sports briefs
DL Whalers capture squirt hockey title in Fargo
Raiders push win streak to three games
Laker volleyball runners-up at Hawley Invite
Girls soccer picks up sixth win in eight games
"The first day at school wasn't the worst day": Story from 1977 rings true today
Social Security celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month
Column: Sleeping with a neanderthal
Column: The very first school in Becker County
3 pumpkin-themed recipes to satisfy your sweet tooth
friends & neighbors
Flipping houses--it's not like TV
Arvig schedules cut-over date for all-digital conversion in Ada, Callaway, Glyndon, Hawley and Lake Park
Nurse practitioner joins Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic
MN gas prices up slightly over last week
Essentia Health Welcomes General Surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Fargo photographer exhibiting his work at Trinity Lutheran this month
NYM Cultural Center to host fiber arts classes Sept. 22-23
Eagles tribute show to open new season at the Holmes
'Sulfer Springs' is a can't miss read for Krueger mystery fans
Lakes Area Chorale headed for New York City: Picnic, info meeting on joining local community choir set for Sunday
Beejay Eckman and Tracy Nealis
Nena Rae Bartnes
Jerry & Monica Thunstrom
Alton O. Haugen
Leo L. Rabideaux
Eva Della Fritz
Anna Mae Nelson
It all started with an apple
Letter: Brain injury survivor provides bike helmets for kids
Marine recruit supports Tobacco 21 in DL
Warm up with roasted eggplant and garlic soup
This argument against Tobacco 21 should go up in smoke
A sight to make the neighbor drop his rake
Autumn full moons are fun times to fish
Black bears live in the shadows
Time for cooler-weather boat maintenance
Grosbeaks sure brighten up a wintertime yard
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
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
pine to palm
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
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
July 17, 2017
Heroin, loaded handgun bring felony charges
Stephen Shepherd, 27, of Minneapolis has been charged in Becker County District Court with a felony firearms violation and two felony drug charges. According to court records, on June 20, he allegedly sold a measurable amount of heroin to a confidential reliable informant with the...
July 17, 2017 - 9:22am
May 12, 2017
Man gets 10 years for selling heroin out of DL motel room
A Minneapolis man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for selling heroin out of a Detroit Lakes motel room. Jermaine Dequinte Henderson, 36, of Minneapolis was sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony first-degree controlled substance crime and felony being a felon...
May 12, 2017 - 12:00pm
May 10, 2017
Leader of drug ring that targeted NW Minnesota reservations, ND sentenced to 25 years
MINNEAPOLIS—The ringleader of a multi-state drug trafficking organization prosecutors say flooded the Red Lake and White Earth reservations...
May 10, 2017 - 7:19pm
March 3, 2017
Warrant search leads to six arrests after officers find $30,000 worth of heroin
Six people were arrested after over $11,000 in cash and approximately $30,000 worth of heroin was seized when the White Earth Tribal Police executed a search warrant in Waubun. The case remains under investigation. Assisting the police were the Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force, the Bureau...
March 3, 2017 - 6:41pm
February 14, 2017
Object hanging from mirror leads to drug charges
Teddy Raymond Millage Jr., 24, of Fergus Falls has been charged in Becker County District Court with two felony counts of fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Feb. 4, law enforcement officers were looking for a red car occupied by a suspect in a...
February 14, 2017 - 12:00pm
DL man caught with two 'dubs' of heroin
Leonard Keith Nason, 56, of 1009 Legion Road, Detroit Lakes, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony third-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Dec. 13 of 2015, Detroit Lakes police received a report about a suspicious vehicle parked...
February 14, 2017 - 10:00am
February 10, 2017
Man sentenced for selling heroin from hotel room
Wesley Robert Warren, 18, of 49238 280th St., Ponsford, has been sentenced in Becker County Juvenile Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. He was originally charged with felony third-degree controlled substance crime, but it was reduced in a plea agreement. A felony...
February 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
February 8, 2017
DL woman sentenced for heroin
Charlene Marie Clark, 32, of 26803 Lidstrom Road, Detroit Lakes has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony third-degree controlled substance crime.
February 8, 2017 - 11:20am
February 7, 2017
Woman sentenced for selling heroin
Samantha Laray Keezer, 28, Box 225, Mahnomen has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on two counts of felony third degree controlled substance crime and one felony count of escape from custody. According to court records, on Dec. 13, 2014, she sold 3.1 grams of heroin to...
February 7, 2017 - 9:00am
February 6, 2017
DL man sentenced on felony drug charge
Trevor Duane Smith, 28, of 413 Lake Ave., Detroit Lakes has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony drug charge - selling simulated drugs. According to court records, on March 16, a confidential reliable informant with the West Central Minnesota Drug and Violent...
February 6, 2017 - 7:00am
January 7, 2017
Man gets 21 months at St. Cloud prison for selling heroin
Joseph Paul Martinez, 32, of 36707 Martin Drive, White Earth, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court to 21 months in prison for felony third-degree controlled substance crime. A second charge of felony third-degree controlled substance crime, a felony gun charge, and a...
January 7, 2017 - 1:00pm
December 14, 2016
Two accused of selling heroin out of their DL motel room
A man and a woman are charged with multiple felonies for allegedly dealing heroin out of their Detroit Lakes motel room. Jermaine Dequinte Henderson,...
December 14, 2016 - 6:00pm
December 9, 2016
'In Spite of Heroin': Area mom pens book about surviving twin sons’ addictions
"I wanted people to know that, growing up, my sons had every advantage without being over-indulged, and that if this could happen to our family,...
December 9, 2016 - 10:08am
November 17, 2016
Ogema man accused of meth, heroin possession
John Matthew Clark, 37, of Box 321, Ogema has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Oct. 27 Clark was a passenger in a green Ford pickup truck allegedly clocked going 75 mph in a 55 mph zone...
November 17, 2016 - 9:02am
April 29, 2016
Address heroin crisis now
The scourge of heroin, formerly lurking in the shadows, now is raging in plain sight as the toll in lives lost or ruined keeps piling up. The erosive effects of the epidemic on the community have become painfully obvious: at least five deaths in recent weeks — including three in...
April 29, 2016 - 5:35am