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Striking down barriers: Frazee's new Adaptive Bowling Team, Unified Phy Ed class get acceptance, friendship and inclusion on a roll
Perham man hurt in Highway 10 crash near DL
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., ranks first in a study on bipartisan legislation
Crime & accidents around Becker County
Attorney General Sessions to visit Fargo for law enforcement announcement, discuss drug crisis
Hornet nine open with win at Crookston
UCB track teams fourth at Barnesville Booster
Sharp “best boxer” in Proctor
Herzog medalist, Laker girls win at The Meadows
Smith claims Top 20 Big Ten finish
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
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Rose R. Duescher
Steven P. Leitheiser
Harriet E. Anderson
The wolf is a Minnesota treasure
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
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
April 4, 2018
Major drug bust in northwest Minn. nets 30 for meth, opioid sales
PARK RAPIDS, Minn.—Drug investigations have culminated in the arrest of nearly 30 individuals, several in their 50s and even 60s, for meth...
April 4, 2018 - 2:27pm
March 31, 2018
Callaway man charged with meth
Anthony Leroy Vasecka, 27, of Callaway, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Feb. 28, a Callaway police officer pulled over the vehicle he was riding in, because it failed to signal a turn....
March 31, 2018 - 2:03pm
March 29, 2018
Frazee man sentenced for selling meth
Jeremy Lehi Labbe, 40, of Frazee, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on April 11, 2016, he and a woman sold 11.9 grams of meth to a confidential reliable informant with the...
March 29, 2018 - 12:03pm
DL woman sentenced for meth
April Ann Miller, 39, of Detroit Lakes, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, just before midnight on Sept. 7, a deputy parked at the intersection of Highway 34 and Becker County Road 29 saw...
March 29, 2018 - 6:20am
March 27, 2018
Man accused of bringing meth into jail
Anthony Lee Prellwitz, 39, of Breckenridge, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime and gross misdemeanor introducing contraband into jail. According to court records, at about 9 p.m. on Feb. 28, a tribal police officer...
March 27, 2018 - 6:25pm
Man gets prison time for wrecking baseball fields
Sascha Martin Esquivel, 33, of South St. Paul, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony first-degree criminal damage to property. A felony charge of fifth-degree controlled substance crime was dismissed in a plea agreement. According to court records, on Aug....
March 27, 2018 - 10:19am
March 16, 2018
Drug charges dismissed against woman
Meredith Marie Tessman, 46, of Belle Plaine, Minn., has had a felony charge of fifth-degree controlled substance crime dismissed in Becker County District Court. According to court records, on Aug. 7, 2015, she was stopped by a trooper for speeding on Highway 59 in Ogema, She refused...
March 16, 2018 - 7:01pm
Man charged with felony witness tampering
Joshua Allen Croud, 30, of Ponsford has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony first-degree tampering with a witness to prevent testimony. According to court records, on Feb. 6 an agent with the West Central Minnesota Drug and Violent Crime Task Force was monitoring...
February 16, 2018 - 1:00pm
February 9, 2018
Man accused of hiding 86 grams meth in squad car
A Minneapolis man was allegedly caught with more than three ounces of meth in Becker County. Jorge Armando Garcia Jr., 29, is charged in Becker County District Court with felony first-degree controlled substance crime.
February 9, 2018 - 2:00pm
February 2, 2018
Perham man charged with meth possession
Ruben Gonzales Jr., 29, of Perham has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Jan. 20 Frazee police were called to the All in All convenience store on a complaint that a man was "tweaking out"...
February 2, 2018 - 11:00am
January 26, 2018
Woman allegedly caught with meth, pills, loaded gun
Hailey Lynn Denomie, 18, of Mahnomen has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second- and fifth-degree controlled substance crime and gross misdemeanor fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Jan. 8 she was in a vehicle stopped by...
January 26, 2018 - 9:00am
January 20, 2018
Woman caught with 55 grams of meth
Catherine Cecilia Trenter, 37, of Taylors Falls, Minn, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony first-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Dec. 21 a special agent with the West Central Minnesota Drug and Violent Crime Task Force was...
January 20, 2018 - 9:00am
January 19, 2018
Aggravated sentence sought for allegedly meth dealer
Timothy Alan Dreyer, 53, of Taylors Falls, Minn, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony first-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Dec. 21 a special agent with the West Central Minnesota Drug and Violent Crime Task Force was working...
January 19, 2018 - 1:00pm
January 17, 2018
It took a miracle to save Gary Bogatz from meth
Gary Bogatz remembers the exact moment he found God, or when God found him, whichever it was. He was standing in the White Earth grocery store parking lot in front of a speeding Lincoln Navigator—his Navigator, stolen by his girlfriend and driven by a man he did not know—and...
January 17, 2018 - 5:00pm
January 10, 2018
Meth found in purse of sleeping woman
Janalee Beseler LeCount, 56, of rural Detroit Lakes, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime and misdemeanor trespassing. According to court records, on Dec. 18, she was allegedly found sleeping in the bedroom of a relative...
January 10, 2018 - 9:00am