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Hottest ticket in town: Lakes Crisis & Resource Center’s banquet, auction sells out
St. Jude's Radiothon set for April 6-7 on local stations: BTD Manufacturing is challenging area businesses to match its contribution
Child sex charges pending for Bemidji middle school assistant principal
One-room Minnesota schoolhouse student, now 96, and her teacher, 107, reunite
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Goodhue stunned by North Woods
Flying south: Minnesota Flyers Optional Levels gymnasts to compete at state competition
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Goodhue takes down Raiders for second straight year
James Amdal, 97, in attendance at state quarterfinal
Kjos turns 90
Friday matters: Everyday reconciliation
Column: Experiencing Christianity abroad
Column: Drinking in the joy of life
Thursday matters: Every day, His home in us
Friends & Neighbors
And the Shore-Master Dealer award goes to...
Reduce, reuse...repurpose: Local woman opens antique and thrift store in DL
Mistakes on Your Tax Return Could Lead to an Audit
Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes
Full WE Fest lineup announced
'Beauty and the Beast' debuts to magical $350M globally
Women on a roll: Female directors dominate at Fargo Film Festival
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
Lorraine M. Fingalson
Lyle E. Donley
Is the Minnesota Commerce Department Out of Control?
Lynn Hummel column: The top 15 lessons in the school of life
Letter: 'Extreme vetting' is a sham--we're already as safe as we can be
Letter: Eken says attack against him by fellow senator was 'flat-out lie'
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
Signs of spring: The lark and pasque flowers
Brad Laabs column: There's still quality lake ice for fishing
Waiting for Woodie Camp: Young waterfowlers can attend free, weeklong summer camp
Blane Klemek column: Pileated woodpecker can hollow out trees like a buzzsaw
Brad Laabs column: Get your poop in a scoop and clean up the lake, anglers!
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
June 26, 2014
Naytahwaush man jailed
A Naytahwaush man made his first court appearance for two felony charges of domestic assault. Ernesto Isa Leon, 28, was taken into custody and charged after White Earth Police responded to the Elbow Lake Store on reports of harassment. According to the complaint, a woman told...
June 26, 2014 - 12:00pm
February 23, 2014
Homeless housing complex being built in Naytahwaush to hopefully lower 1-in-3 statistic
One out of every three people living on the White Earth Indian Reservation today is homeless. It may not be immediately obvious, but officials...
February 23, 2014 - 12:00pm
Naytahwaush man heads to prison for burglary
A Naytahwaush man has been convicted and sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of third degree burglary. Randy Lee Bellanger, 40, was ordered to serve 23 months in prison, with credit for 144 days’ time served, and fined $135, to be paid from his prison...
February 23, 2014 - 7:00am
January 12, 2014
Naytahwaush Charter School celebrates academic jump
In a small, off-the-beaten path White Earth Reservation school, soft echoes of Ojibwe can be heard floating through the hallways, mixing with...
January 12, 2014 - 12:00pm
December 18, 2013
Rossman, Naytahwaush schools designated ‘Celebration schools’
The Minnesota Department of Education (MDE) announced that 48 schools are being designated as Celebration schools. This year, 166 schools were eligible and applied for the honor. Local schools that were given the honor include Rossman Elementary School in Detroit Lakes and Naytahwaush...
December 18, 2013 - 11:00am
December 16, 2013
3 people seriously injured in head-on crash in Mahnomen County
Three people were sent to a Fargo hospital with serious injuries after a two-vehicle, head-on collision Monday afternoon in Mahnomen County. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 2004 Ford Explorer driven by Dominic LaFriniere, 21, of Mahnomen, was traveling west on Highway...
December 16, 2013 - 8:17pm
September 28, 2013
Naytahwaush man gets prison for DL burglary
A Naytahwaush man has been sentenced to 34 months in prison after pleading guilty to one count of first degree burglary for breaking into a Detroit Lakes home last July. Adrian Trent Olson, 25, of 29733 260th St., Naytahwaush, was also ordered to pay $210 in court fines and fees...
September 28, 2013 - 7:00pm
September 23, 2013
Man must pay back task force after faking drug deals as informant
A Naytahwaush man pled guilty Friday in Becker County District Court to a felony charge of possession of simulated drugs. According to court records, Kevin Lee Durant, 41, was hired as a police informant by a local drug task force, and was to set up a series of drug buys between...
September 23, 2013 - 10:01am
May 1, 2013
Woman in court on meth possession charge
A Naytahwaush woman will appear Monday in Becker County District Court on a felony drug possession charge. Mariah Renee Tibbetts, 22, whose address is listed as P.O. Box 36, Naytahwaush, is also facing a related misdemeanor charge of giving false information to an officer in connection...
May 1, 2013 - 1:28pm
March 6, 2013
Naytahwaush Nightriders raise $6,000 for hospice
The Naytahwaush Nightriders Snowmobile Club announced this year’s Ride for Hospice raised $6,080 for Hospice of the Red River Valley. In nine years of the ride, the Nightriders have raised $61,572 to help provide hospice care to patients and families in Naytahwaush and surrounding...
March 6, 2013 - 1:09pm
October 10, 2012
Man in court after stealing items, apologizing and returning stolen items
A Naytahwaush man will make his first appearance Oct. 23 in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of third degree burglary. Randy Lee Bellanger, 39, whose address is listed as N-312, Naytahwaush, is accused of entering the garage of a White Earth residence without permission...
October 10, 2012 - 11:47am
Woman charged with shoplifting from Walmart
Eleanor Mary Sargent, 45, of Box 123, Naytahwaush has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony theft of property over $1,000. According to court records, she was allegedly caught trying to shoplift $1,015 wort of items from Walmart. She was allegedly stopped by an...
October 10, 2012 - 11:19am
March 23, 2010
Zornes appears in Becker County court
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - A Naytahwaush man who Moorhead police call a "person of interest" in the investigation of a double homicide at an apartment...
March 23, 2010 - 8:27am
March 3, 2010
Feds promise aid as police renew plea for public's help in finding "person of interest" from double homicide in Moorhead
MOORHEAD - Police are renewing their request for the public's help in finding Tracy Alan Zornes, who is considered a "person of interest" in...
March 3, 2010 - 8:09pm
May 7, 2009
Man gets 45 months for kidnapping, assault
A St. Paul man has been sentenced for second-degree assault in connection with the Oct. 19, 2008 assault and kidnapping of a 22-year-old Naytahwaush man. Richard Eugene Stone, 32, of 597 Thomas, St. Paul, was sentenced Wednesday to nearly four years in prison by Becker County District...
May 7, 2009 - 9:50pm