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Ogema woman allegedly caught with 23 grams of meth
Mahnomen County police ask for help as drug overdoses rise
Frazee man gets over five years for meth
Man faces more charges for throwing pig's foot into Somali food stand
Man accused of stealing $1,200 worth of cigarettes
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Tracy state butterfly champ, Lakers 11th at Class A True Team
Mahnomen-Waubun Thunderbirds logo revealed
Indians extend win streak to seven games
Bombers seeded fourth in Section 6, 9-man
Lakers steamroll Prowlers to finish regular season
Accessing Social Security on the go
You may qualify for extra help paying your drug costs
Parrot Heads give $8,000 to Marshmallow Foundation
Holy Rosary announces scholarship winners
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CenturyLink deploying faster broadband speeds to more than 350,000 customers in the Twin Cities and greater MN
October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month
Gas prices down this week
Making an IMPACT: Local crew sets out to begin book binding business
Norby's accepts Retailer of the Year award
It's creepy, it's kooky, mysterious and spooky: Halloween events aplenty set for lakes area this month
"Classic Country" tribute coming to Holmes Theatre Oct. 19
Pat & Donna Surface to present 'Remember When' at NYM Saturday
The history of Columbus Day
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Clark L. Hendrickson
Philip Wayne Arneson
Duane Douglas Nelson
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Guest Editorial: Technology in cars is causing more crashes
Potatoes - they're what's for dinner
Letter: Tax chair says cities, counties better not raise taxes
Letter: St. Paul Ice Palace group thanks supporters in DL
Asian Lady Beetles are pesky but harmless
Fishing opportunities heat up as water temps drop
Full-moon fishing in October is fantastic
In the woods, a lot can happen in an hour
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
October 20, 2017
Ogema woman allegedly caught with 23 grams of meth
Alyssa Marie Dow, 18, of Ogema, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony third-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Sept. 4, Dow was a passenger in a vehicle stopped for erratic driving by a White Earth police officer. She was wanted...
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September 13, 2017
Area students graduate at NTC
Two local residents were among those participating in May 2017 graduation ceremonies at Bemidji State University in Bemidji. Emily Weigel, Ogema, earned her diploma in practical nursing, while Kayla Bain, Waubun, earned her Associate of Arts degree in nursing. In all, NTC's graduating...
September 13, 2017 - 12:41pm
July 31, 2017
Shoplifting brings felony burglary charge
Lisa Marie Jackson, 38, of rural Ogema has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony third-degree burglary. According to court records, on July 1, she was allegedly caught shoplifting at the Detroit Lakes Walmart, in spite of a no-trespassing order in effect against...
July 31, 2017 - 12:17pm
July 19, 2017
Beating brings three felony assault charges
Douglas Jerome Fineday Jr., 34, of rural Ogema has been charged in Becker County District Court with a felony domestic assault, felony domestic assault by strangulation and felony third-degree assault. According to court records, on June 11, he allegedly assaulted his longtime domestic...
July 19, 2017 - 11:32am
July 6, 2017
Man sentenced for stealing lawn tractor
Nathan Duane Millage, 32, of Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony theft. A felony charge of second-degree burglary was dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records, on March 19, tribal police officers were called to a burglary at a rural Becker...
July 6, 2017 - 10:33am
July 1, 2017
Ogema man dies after being trapped in trench near Richwood
RICHWOOD, Minn. — A 25-year-old man died Friday, June 30, after being trapped in a trench near here, according to the Becker County Sheriff’s Department. Emergency crews responded to a 911 call shortly before 1 p.m. Upon arrival, co-workers of the man were trying to free him after...
July 1, 2017 - 2:09pm
June 28, 2017
Saturday celebration set for Russell Kent's 90th birthday
Come join the family and friends of Russell Kent in celebrating his 90th birthday this Saturday, July 8 at his farm, located at 37112 County...
June 28, 2017 - 3:38pm
May 31, 2017
Area students named to M State president's list
Minnesota State Community and Technical College has named 670 students to its president's list for the 2017 spring semester. Area students named to the president's list are the following (listed alphabetically by hometown):
May 31, 2017 - 12:56pm
May 16, 2017
Man gets prison for stolen car in Ogema
Rodney Lee Paul, 42, of Minneapolis, has been sentenced to prison after being caught in Ogema with a stolen car that had run out of gas. According to court records, at 5:50 a.m. Jan. 14 tribal police and deputies responded to an Ogema residence on the report of two men entering a...
May 16, 2017 - 9:00am
May 13, 2017
Local Cub Scouts drive home with victory at Regional PInewood Derby
Six local Cub Scouts were invited to compete in the 2017 Regional Pinewood Derby, which was held in Fargo on April 23. Carson Simison, Reece...
May 13, 2017 - 9:00am
May 11, 2017
Ogema man sentenced for meth
Craig Steven Jackson Jr., 33, of Ogema, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime According to court records, on June 12, 2016, a tribal police officer looking for him on a warrant found him in the back seat of a vehicle...
May 11, 2017 - 10:05am
March 30, 2017
Aiming for cop, man hits girlfriend in face with cellphone
Todd Allen Bellanger Jr., 28, of 36974 County Road 34, Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony third-degree assault. Felony charges of fourth-degree assault on a peace officer and fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle were dismissed in a plea agreement....
March 30, 2017 - 8:00am
March 17, 2017
And they're off!: Cub Scouts from Detroit Lakes, Ogema race to the finish line in Pinewood Derby
The annual Detroit Lakes Cub Scout Pack 605 Pinewood Derby was held on Monday, March 6 at the Detroit Lakes Armory. This year the local Scouts...
March 17, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 16, 2017
Shoplifting arrest leads to meth charge
Michael George Chilton, 34, of 34251 County Road 143, Ogema, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. A misdemeanor theft charge was dropped in a plea agreement.
March 16, 2017 - 12:00pm
March 9, 2017
Ogema man faces five felony assault charges
Douglas Jerome Fineday Jr., 34, of 33956 Mary Yellow Head Road, Ogema has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon, and four felony counts of domestic assault. According to court records, on Feb. 19 White Earth police were...
March 9, 2017 - 12:00pm