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Second woman accuses Sen. Franken of sexual harassment
Three-year-old girl accidentally shot with .22 rifle
Franken no stranger to upsetting women
Investigators find rifle was hidden from view
DL man must pay $55K restitution after bilking elderly woman
All-section football teams announced in 6A and 8AA
Frazee alums place at Grinaker Cobber Open
Gulon, Tracy reach state swimming championship podium
Payne continues point streak against EGF
'I'm just playing football': A humble Adam Thielen is the Vikings' feel-good story
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
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Humane Society of the Lakes assistant manager promoted
Limited number of free MANNA memberships available: BC Energize challenges community to match Essentia donation to JOCAL JEWEL program
Aspen Institute recognizes M State as one of nation's top 150 community colleges
LendEDU's look inside the class of 2017's plan for student loan repayment
Happy Thanksgiving from the DL library
Christmas show at Ulen's Top Hat Theatre Dec. 2
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Country singer-songwriter Dustin Lynch at Shooting Star this Friday
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Franklin "Bud" Heisler
Linda S. Severson
Virginia May Fisher
Judith Darlene Kocurek
Irene Rose Byer
Will tax cuts pile up more debt?
Knowing these ABCs can save a baby's life
House tax bill hurts charitable giving
A heartfelt thanks
Letters: Farmers need tax reform that helps middle class
Lake ice still treacherous due to weather ups and downs
How birds and mammals survive the winter
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
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
pine to palm
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
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
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
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