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Youth hockey teams advance in District play
BASKETBALL: Hornet girls drop two conference games
Fly Girls Jazz runners-up, Kick sixth at State Dance
Hornets to make 24th state appearance
DL wrestlers section runners-up
Tips from Social Security to prepare for your disability interview
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Local students qualify for state Business Professionals of America competition
Beat cabin fever at Grace Lutheran Church supper: Fundraiser set for this Saturday, proceeds to benefit local charities
Speech team rules apply to life as well
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One man's junk...:My 2nd Home thrift and antique store opens in DL
February means romance...and romance scams: BBB offers tips to avoid getting duped this month
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
MN gas prices still on decline
United Community Bank honored for community involvement
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
'Parlor Talk' set for Thursday at Hjemkomst Center
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie returning to Park Rapids
Lynn M. Alexander
Joan Alice Watland
Dean W. Iverson
Don L. Wilhelm
An early start for a strong farm bill
Editorial: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
Letter: Finally, some help with all these grizzly bear attacks
Letter: Trump's repeated lying is dangerous to nation
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
September 4, 2015
Two arrested in Wadena for meth
Two people were arrested Sept. 3 after an investigation into the sale and distribution of methamphetamine in the city of Wadena. The arrests happened in a parking lot at M State - Wadena and was near Wadena-Deer Creek Elementary School. Michael Edward Volpe, 39, of Wadena, was...
September 4, 2015 - 3:05pm
August 21, 2015
Two women accused of selling meth
Two women have each been charged with two felony counts of second-degree controlled substance crime for allegedly selling meth on two occasions to a confidential reliable informant. April Marie Norcross, 35, of 812 North Shore Drive and Shyenne Marie Campbell, 32, of Box 371, Detroit...
August 21, 2015 - 5:35am
DL man accused of meth
Dakota Joe Bosch, 33, of 1325 Loring Ave., Detroit Lakes has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fourth-degree controlled substance crime. On June 30 he allegedly sold .84 grams of meth to a confidential reliable informant. Bond was set at $15,000 or cash...
August 21, 2015 - 5:30am
April 12, 2015
DL man acused of selling meth 8-balls
John Howard Smith, 50, of 612 West Lake Drive, Detroit Lakes, has been charged in Becker County District Court with second-degree controlled substance crime and two counts of fifth-degree controlled substance crime, all felonies. According to court records, on March 9 Smith and...
April 12, 2015 - 5:15am
Woman faces two felony meth charges
Jolene Frances Gagnon, 35, of 507 W. Minnesota Ave., Mahnomen, has been charged in Becker County District Court with two counts of felony first-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, she was a passenger in a car pulled over by a trooper March 27 for driving...
April 12, 2015 - 5:10am
Felony drug charges filed
Dominic Ray Lafriniere, 40, of 2219 320th Ave., Mahnomen, has been charged in Becker County District Court with two counts of felony first-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, he was pulled over by a trooper March 27 for driving 68 mph in a 55 mph zone...
April 12, 2015 - 4:55am
April 10, 2015
Accused of selling meth, man faces four felonies
Steven Douglas Lee, 33, of Park Rapids, has been charged in Becker County District Court with three felony counts of first-degree controlled substance crime and one felony fifth-degree count of controlled substance crime. According to court records, on March 28 he allegedly sold...
April 10, 2015 - 5:15am
March 29, 2015
Mahnomen man accused of selling meth
Wayne Allen Gjerde, 50, of 2235 College road, Mahnomen, has been charged in Becker County District Court with two second-degree felony charges of selling methamphetamines. According to court records, he is accused of selling meth to a confidential reliable informant working for...
March 29, 2015 - 5:25am
March 17, 2015
UPDATE: Bail set for 3 people arrested after Detroit Lakes raid uncovers meth worth $60,000 to $85,000
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Three area residents are facing felony drug charges after allegedly receiving a FedEx package delivered by an undercover law enforcement officer and containing nearly 20 ounces of methamphetamine. The drugs are valued at 60,000 to $85,000, according to...
March 17, 2015 - 9:35am
December 10, 2014
White Earth woman in court for meth possession
A White Earth woman made her initial court appearance on two felony drug charges. Jill Ann Thompson, 34, faces fifth and third-degree drug charges after an incident that happened on Nov. 18. According to the complaint filed with Becker County District Court, White Earth police...
December 10, 2014 - 11:30am
December 9, 2014
9 charged in tri-state meth investigation
MORRIS, Minn. -- Federal drug charges have brought against nine people in two states after an investigation into methamphetamine distribution in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota. The multi-state investigation led to the discovery of over 40 pounds of methamphetamine, worth...
December 9, 2014 - 8:11am
June 13, 2014
Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force and FBI Safe Trails Task Force make methamphetamine arrests
BEMIDJI -- Four suspects in a large-scale methamphetamine trafficking organization were arrested in Beltrami County on Tuesday. Philip Eugene Gurzi 54, and Tamara Sue Halverson 44, of Puposky; Shawn Elston Jackson, 46, and Raymond Jesse Nibbe Jr., 56 of Bemidji were arrested and...
June 13, 2014 - 8:09am
May 15, 2014
Area man charged for allegedly selling drugs
A Lake Park man made his initial court appearance in Becker County Court for allegedly selling meth. Marshall Lee Johnson, 36, was charged with second degree felony drugs. According to the complaint, authrorities working with a confidential reliable informant purchased meth...
May 15, 2014 - 9:00am
May 7, 2014
Minnesota trio faces meth charges in Polk County
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Three people have been charged in connection with a methamphetamine lab bust in the city of Trail, Minn. Leslie Gene Stine, 34, Trail, Minn.; Erick Roy Fjerstad, 35, Fosston, Minn.; and Jessica Marie Campbell, 30, Bagley, Minn., made initial appearances in...
May 7, 2014 - 11:30am
February 20, 2014
4 Grand Forks women accused of making meth at home near school
GRAND FORKS - Four women have been arrested for allegedly making meth in a condo just across the street from Grand Forks’ Schroeder Middle School. A search of the home belonging to Kathy Joan Kielty, 56, turned up equipment used to make the drug, according to court records. She,...
February 20, 2014 - 10:42am