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Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
In-home daycare providers particularly feeling the stress of new regulations
Introducing the Ice Harvest 440: CMPR vintage sled races coming to Little Detroit Lake Feb. 24
Missing 27-year-old pregnant woman found dead in Minnesota's Chippewa National Forest
Tips to make being on ice safer
Hibbert extends points lead at Eastern National
DL PeeWee A’s advance to Regions
Perham’s Lopez seals section title over DL
U.S. women's hockey team breezes past Finland, will play for gold
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
friends & neighbors
Minnesota gas prices down 2.5 cents this week
Survey: U.S. farmland values outpaced by overall land values: Number of sales up, too
Minnesota consumers warned not to borrow from unlicensed online lenders
Dept of Revenue offers tips for choosing the right professional tax preparer
Lakeshirts announces annual profit share
What's new in lakes area entertainment this week
Break out the chocolate and wine for that special valentine
Heartfelt harmonies: Barbershop singers to deliver musical valentines on Feb. 14
'The Grumpy Gardener' provides a shovelful of ideas for minimizing gardening angst
Talking Stick accepting literary submissions
Owen Milo Accola
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Michael & Fern (Zayic) Olson
Tom & Bertha
Hildur "Peg" Coen
Leo Riegert Sr.
Jerome H. Hunke
Letter: One in four high schoolers now use tobacco products
Solar, wind power mean jobs for Minnesota
What people don't know about genetic testing can hurt them
Letter: Negotiator questions vote by DL School Board member
Life is short--buy the shoes
It's nest-building time for bald eagles
Brad Laabs column: Got the itch? Here are some open water spots
Refuting 'keyboard cowboys,' Wis. man verifies authenticity of famous entangled bucks
Don't let fish freeze before cleaning
Cold doesn't stop fun-loving river otters
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
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
'Building the Ice Palace': Artist Hans Gilsdorf reflects on challenges of construction
Snow much fun: DLHS art students make larger-than-life snow sculptures as part of Polar Fest
Tomorrow is last chance for kids to play in Preschool Palace
To the ends of the earth and back: Minnesota native Ann Bancroft has visited both North, South Poles
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January 9, 2018
Man sentenced for 21 grams heroin
Quame Deshawn Bufkin, 34, of Detroit, Mich., has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, at 1:46 a.m. on July 26, a woman at a residence in White Earth called the police, saying a guy...
January 9, 2018 - 2:00pm
December 20, 2017
Bad heroin causes 7 overdoses on White Earth
A spike in overdoses on the White Earth Reservation in the past 48 hours prompted law enforcement there to warn the public Tuesday about heroin-related risks. In the past two days the White Earth Police Department and the Mahnomen County Sheriff's Department responded to seven "overdose...
December 20, 2017 - 10:50am
December 7, 2017
Man allegedly caught with heroin, loaded handgun
Stephen Clifford Stone, 26, of rural Waubun has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony possession of a firearm, felony fourth-degree controlled substance crime and felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, at 10:14 p.m. on Nov. 17...
December 7, 2017 - 8:00am
November 30, 2017
Woman sentenced for transporting heroin
Raven Mabel Lego, 36, of Waubun has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on July 10, she was part of a group of people traveling from Detroit, Mich., to White Earth to distribute heroin. She...
November 30, 2017 - 11:00am
Man sentenced for heroin possession
John Matthews Clark, 38, of White Earth has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Oct. 27, 2016, he was a passenger in a vehicle pulled over by a tribal police officer for going 75 mph in...
November 30, 2017 - 9:00am
November 29, 2017
Woman sentenced for selling heroin
Inez Kaylene Fineday, 23, of rural Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on July 6, 2016, she sold about a third of a gram of heroin to a confidential reliable informant with the West...
November 29, 2017 - 11:00am
October 16, 2017
Police investigating multiple overdoses in Mahnomen County left one dead
Mahnomen County had four heroin overdoses in 24 hours that led to the death of Marissa Sargent, 23, of Naytahwaush, Minn., according to an Oct....
October 16, 2017 - 10:11am
September 26, 2017
Two men accused of running heroin from Detroit to White Earth
Two Detroit men are accused of running heroin from Michigan to the White Earth Reservation. Antonio Lamar Agee, 30, of Lauder, Mich., is charged in Becker County District Court with felony first-degree controlled substance crime. He has filed a petition to enter a guilty plea in the...
September 26, 2017 - 12:54pm
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