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Over 200 birders flocked to Detroit Lakes for 21st Festival of Birds
Fergus Falls to get $3.5 million for demolition of historic former state hospital
Minnesota man sentenced for beating newborn 'like grown man'
Fire destroys church in north-central Minnesota town
DL council approves West Lake Drive plan: Public hearing on proposed plan lasts over two hours
Laker Softball summer camp June 20-21
Lacasa, Hanninen place fourth at section tennis
UND's Kyley Foster has been on a fast track to pole vault success
Jacks sweep Laker baseball
Lacasa, Hanninen vying for state doubles berth
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
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
friends & neighbors
Spicer Castle to close
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
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
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Betty Jean Wilson
Darla Kay Soholt
Donald L. Askelson
Over a million died protecting our freedom
Going solo on Iran nuclear agreement
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Rescissions bill is a smokescreen
Approve funding for Minnesota facilities
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
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
May 22, 2018
Woman sentenced for meth sale
Theresa Angela DiMaggio, 44, of Brooklyn Park has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony third-degree controlled substance crime. The original charge of felony first-degree controlled substance crime was reduced in a plea agreement. According to court records, on...
May 22, 2018 - 5:38pm
May 17, 2018
Man gets over six years for 87 grams meth
Jorge Armando Garcia Jr., 29, of Minneapolis has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony second-degree controlled substance crime. A misdemeanor DWI charge was dropped in a plea agreement.
May 17, 2018 - 5:10pm
May 16, 2018
Frazee man sentenced for meth
David Dean Morlock, 65, of Frazee has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony third-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Dec. 18, 2016, he sold 1.6 grams of meth to a confidential reliable informant with the West Central Minnesota Drug...
May 16, 2018 - 5:08pm
May 8, 2018
Woman sentenced for home burglary
Lacey Lynn Clark, 27, of rural Ponsford has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony first-degree burglary. According to court records, at about 4 a.m. on Jan. 16, 2017, a Becker County man called law enforcement to report he had chased two women out of his home who...
May 8, 2018 - 12:03pm
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