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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
June 25, 2013
Moorhead police offer $1,000 reward for info on slaying of 87-year-old
MOORHEAD – Police here are offering a $1,000 reward for information in the killing of an 87-year-old Moorhead man. Police are looking specifically for information that would lead to the arrest of the conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death of Henry “Hank”...
June 25, 2013 - 4:10pm
June 21, 2013
Police: Moorhead man died from ‘homicidal violence’
MOORHEAD – Moorhead police this afternoon officially released the identity of a man who was found dead in his home Wednesday night as Henry Andrew Volochenko, 87. A written statement released by Deputy Chief Shannon Monroe stated that the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office...
June 21, 2013 - 2:04pm
June 20, 2013
Moorhead police investigate homicide
MOORHEAD – Moorhead police are investigating a homicide after being called to 1209 Main Ave. around 9:25 p.m. Wednesday. Officers were called to that address for a medical assist. When they got there, officers found the body of an adult male. Police say it is early in the...
June 20, 2013 - 8:42am
March 18, 2010
Barnesville man arrested in 1992 Connecticut cold case
Police arrested a 49-year-old Barnesville, Minn., man Wednesday on an arrest warrant tied to a cold-case 1992 Connecticut homicide, seven months after the longtime suspect gave a court-ordered DNA sample to investigators for testing. Donald Gregory Krauth told The Forum in August...
March 18, 2010 - 9:20am
March 3, 2010
Feds promise aid as police renew plea for public's help in finding "person of interest" from double homicide in Moorhead
MOORHEAD - Police are renewing their request for the public's help in finding Tracy Alan Zornes, who is considered a "person of interest" in...
March 3, 2010 - 8:09pm
January 27, 2009
Charges filed against man who survived fatal head-on collision outside Park Rapids last week
PARK RAPIDS - The man who allegedly caused a fatal crash outside Park Rapids last week now faces multiple felonies resulting from that accident. Hubbard County Attorney Donovan Dearstyne charged Robert Louis McGrath, 49, Minneapolis, with two counts of criminal vehicular homicide...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Apparent triple homicide in California has Bemidji ties
A former Bemidji woman and her two children have died in an apparent triple homicide in northern California. Oroville Police Chief Kirk Trostle identified the victims as Lea Shelton, 30, Lillyonna Grigsby, 3, and 18-month-old Isaac Shelton, according to an article posted Saturday...
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
February 20, 2008
Man sentenced to prison for vehicular homicide
Andrew James Medved, 20, of 210 Park St. S. No. 1, Park Rapids, was sentenced Friday in Becker County District Court to 58 months in prison for criminal vehicular homicide. An identical charge was dropped in a plea agreement.
February 20, 2008 - 12:00am
February 1, 2008
Fatal crash in October brings serious felony charges for Ogema man
DETROIT LAKES - An Ogema man has been charged with two serious felony counts of criminal vehicular homicide in Becker County District Court. Glen Ray Yoder, 23, of 33068 County Road 34, Ogema was the driver in an early morning car crash Oct. 21 that took the life of a local man...
February 1, 2008 - 12:00am
Pipeline worker charged with second degree murder; victim's name released
PARK RAPIDS - Richard Derek Wright, 40, of Belleville, MI was arraigned Thursday on a charge of second degree murder in the death of a Park Rapids woman early Tuesday morning. Thursday the Hubbard County Sheriff's Office also released the name of the 40-year-old homicide victim as...
February 1, 2008 - 12:00am
January 30, 2008
Man arrested after Park Rapids death
PARK RAPIDS - Authorities have identified a man arrested Tuesday in connection with a possible homicide in Park Rapids, Hubbard County Sheriff Gary Mills said. Richard Derek Wright, 40, of Belleville, Mich., will remain in custody pending formal criminal charges, Mills said in a...
January 30, 2008 - 12:00am