Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
Woman pleads guilty in Becker County homicide case
Fire heavily damages south Bemidji home, four dogs lost
Construction of new pumping stations for Alberta Clipper pipeline under way
Officials study trail to link Moorhead, Park Rapids
Amid cameras and cheering, Beargrease teams hit the trail
Lakers beat up on weekend opponents
Laker gymnasts prove they are No. 1 at True Team
Brady says he's moving on from distractions
Jackson wins 200th at conference tourney; Frazee wins team title
NFL, YouTube announce partnership
Laker Pride Week
Monday Matters: Everyday Red Sea
Electronic proof of insurance is OK
A journey through public art
Insta-Love: Defining your worth with God
Friends & Neighbors
Moltzan recognized as hospital trustee
Gas prices up slightly in MN, down nationally
Massage by Heather opens downtown DL
Busch joins Thrivent Financial in DL office
Life without the expense of a car
Old Timers Run set for Feb. 7
‘American Idol’ picks singers from Bemidji, Fargo
Learn about ice sports at library
Area singers advance on ‘Idol’
'American Sniper' caps off a year of mediocre movies
When visitors decide to stay
Want term limits on Congress? Good luck...
Peterson: Let Minnesota control wolf population
Letter: Speak up against abortion
Sheer panic for a chocolate shortage
37 guns, 28 sets of antlers among items seized in DNR deer poaching case
New law for 2015: AIS trailer sticker will help prevent future spread
Black-backed woodpecker is dependent on dead coniferous trees
Mentored turkey hunt registration open now
Wolf ruling could affect Minnesota livestock
Menahga baby is first this year
Growing deep winter greens
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
October 22, 2013
Alcohol seen as factor in fatal rollover near Laporte
LAPORTE — Authorities said alcohol appears to have been a factor in a rollover crash early Monday that killed a Cass Lake man and injured two others south of LaPorte. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Anthony Hare Jr., 18, of Cass Lake, was westbound on state Highway...
news / accidents
October 22, 2013 - 8:59pm
October 21, 2013
One dies in single vehicle rollover early Monday near Laporte
One person has died in a single-vehicle rollover early Monday morning outside of Laporte. The car’s passenger was taken to Sanford Bemidji with what are believed to be non-life threatening injuries. The driver, who was dead at the scene, had to be extricated from the wreckage...
news / accidents
October 21, 2013 - 8:12am
October 3, 2013
Murder suspect now faces porn charges
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. - The suspect in a Lake Hattie killing has been charged with possession of pornography. Fredrick William Bachman, 27, formerly of Laporte, faces seven counts of possession of pornographic works, each punishable by a maximum of five years in prison and/or a $5,000...
news / crime
October 3, 2013 - 9:00am
June 21, 2013
Man arraigned on murder charge in connection with Lake Hattie fire
BEMIDJI -- A 26-year-old Laporte man was arraigned Friday morning for allegedly killing a man with a shotgun. Fredrick William Bachman was arraigned in district court on charges of second degree murder in the death of James Schwartzbauer, 57. Hewas arrested Wednesday in St....
news / crime
June 21, 2013 - 2:21pm
October 11, 2012
Standoff results in two arrests in Laporte Tuesday
Two people were taken into custody Tuesday night following a tense 90-minute armed standoff in Laporte. The call came in just before 4 p.m....
October 11, 2012 - 8:56am
August 14, 2012
Man to be sentenced for daughter's injuries
BEMIDJI - A 29-year-old man accused of injuring his infant daughter entered an Alford plea to felony third-degree assault. Roger Darrin Warner of Laporte entered the Alford plea Aug. 7 to felony charge of third-degree assault of a victim under the age of 4. An Alford plea has the...
August 14, 2012 - 8:41am
April 27, 2009
Two teens arrested after report of stabbing, assault in Minnesota's Hubbard County
LAPORTE, Minn. - A 17-year-old male was stabbed and another youth was assaulted in an incident that resulted in two arrests late Sunday, authorities said today. Upon arriving, officers learned that the suspects in the assaults had fled the scene. A Hubbard County sheriff's deputy...
April 27, 2009 - 11:40am
March 20, 2009
Laporte 10-year-old boy injured on playground recovering
A 10-year-old Laporte boy injured last week in a playground accident returned to classes Tuesday after being airlifted to a Minneapolis hospital. The boy, the son of Leroy and Leota Whitebird, was apparently not seriously injured when he fell off the platform of a handicapped ramp...
March 20, 2009 - 9:17am
February 17, 2009
Superior angler who drowned Saturday was experienced on St. Louis River
DULUTH - Adam K. LaPorte knew the St. Louis River. He knew its currents and the changing effects of wind and ice. Yet LaPorte, 37, drowned...
February 17, 2009 - 9:00am
October 3, 2008
Laporte boy held after allegedly threating classmates
A Laporte student was apprehended Thursday after he allegedly made terroristic threats about harming students and faculty with a weapon. The boy was pursued by authorities after he fled from his home. He's been placed on a 36-hour hold pending formal criminal charges of making threats,...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am