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Man reported missing from the Cormorant area
Local agencies team up to fight elder abuse
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Drug charges dismissed against woman
Osage man charged with assault
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Roseau rallies, heads back to state championship game
Smith leads Huskers at Clover Cup
Thunderbirds outwork Owls for Section 6A title
Washington leads Cass Lake-Bena to section boys title over Ada-Borup
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
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Ag expert joins Rep. Peterson's committee staff
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Catherine L. Slone
Harvey L. Lundstrom
Brian B. Eide
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
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
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
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
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
February 17, 2018
Minnesota troopers find over 500 lbs. of pot in 3 recent busts
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota State Patrol has made several large marijuana busts in recent weeks, and annual statistics suggest the amount of drugs seized on the state's roads is on the rise. A Tuesday, Feb. 13, news release recapped three recent seizures, including one Friday,...
February 17, 2018 - 11:00am
January 25, 2018
DL man charged for 5 ounces of weed
Tyler Ray Dewitt, 27, of Detroit Lakes, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on June 30 a deputy pulled him over for driving erratically on County Road 21. The vehicle allegedly smelled of...
January 25, 2018 - 11:00am
January 19, 2018
Man faces felony charge for 3.5 pounds marijuana
Robbin Alexander McNeil, 55, of Scappoose, Ore., has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Dec. 31 he was in a car that was approached by a deputy after a complaint that the vehicle had been...
January 19, 2018 - 12:00pm
January 13, 2018
Marijuana: Feds intrude onto states' rights
Attorney General Jeff Sessions' decision to allow federal prosecution of marijuana laws in states that have legalized it will create confusion in law enforcement and represents an unnecessary challenge to states' rights. Sessions rescinded an Obama administration directive for federal...
January 13, 2018 - 2:00pm
November 5, 2017
DL man charged with having pills, marijuana
Rayn Justin Jacobson, 19, of Pelican Rapids has been charged in Becker County District Court with three felony counts of fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Oct. 13 Detroit Lakes police were called to a residence after the owner reported he could...
November 5, 2017 - 4:00pm
October 26, 2017
DL man gets 56 months for selling meth, cocaine
A Detroit Lakes man has been sentenced to more than four years in prison for selling meth and cocaine. Michael Nobu Aria, 60, of Detroit Lakes, was sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony first-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on April 28,...
October 26, 2017 - 9:30am
July 12, 2017
DL man sentenced for marijuana wax
Austin Eugene Soyring, 23, of rural Detroit Lakes was sentenced in Becker County District Court for gross misdemeanor fifth-degree controlled substance crime. A felony charge of fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle was dismissed in a plea agreement. According to court records,...
July 12, 2017 - 8:00am
July 10, 2017
Medical cannabis registration for PTSD underway
As of July 1, Minnesota patients with post-traumatic stress disorder can register to receive medical cannabis through the state's medical cannabis program. Last December, the Minnesota Department of Health announced plans to add PTSD to the program's list of qualifying conditions....
July 10, 2017 - 9:42am
May 16, 2017
Woman sentenced for 35 pain pills, 48 grams weed
Angie Marie Travis, 39, of Pelican Rapids, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime.
May 16, 2017 - 8:30am
May 12, 2017
Drug charges dropped against Frazee man
Criminal drug charges have been dismissed against Lonnie Dean Litzau, 46, of Frazee after he met the required conditions imposed in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime and two petty misdemeanor marijuana charges. According to court records,...
May 12, 2017 - 1:00pm
May 11, 2017
Slow driving leads to drug charges
Tanner Lee Fox, 31, of rural Audubon has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. A misdemeanor marijuana charge was dismissed in a plea agreement. According to court records, at 10:41 a.m. on Aug. 2, 2016, a trooper on County...
May 11, 2017 - 2:00pm
May 2, 2017
Burned-out headlight leads to marijuana charge
Ethan Hawk Jensen, 22, of 214 Oak Grove Ave., Detroit Lakes has been charged in Becker County District Court with with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on April 11 a trooper on Highway 34 pulled him over for having a burned out headlight....
May 2, 2017 - 9:00am
April 17, 2017
Man caught with pound of marijuana
Jesus David Morales Jr., 26, of Thief River Falls has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, about 11:20 a.m. on March 18, a trooper pulled his vehicle over on Highway 59 in Becker County for possible...
April 17, 2017 - 2:00pm
Speeding leads to drug charge for Ulen man
Steven Ray Bickell, 27, Box 91, Ulen has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, he was pulled over March 29 by a trooper who clocked him driving 88 mph in a 65 mph zone on Highway 10 in Becker County....
April 17, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 31, 2017
Marijuana charge dropped against Osage man
A felony charge of fifth-degree controlled substance crime was dismissed against Joseph Starblanket Martin, 34, of 25965 County Road 39, Osage. During a traffic stop Aug. 21, 2015, Detroit Lakes police officers found 267 grams of marijuana in his vehicle. The charge was dropped because...
January 31, 2017 - 1:00pm