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DNR deer meat donation program benefits many families in local area
'Our little missing link': DL parents talk growing their families through foster-to-adopt option
Home sweet...Holmes?: Country crooner John Berry returning to Detroit Lakes for Dec. 2 Christmas concert
Republican Tim Miller hopes to take on Collin Peterson
Adam Thielen on verge of breaking Vikings' 1,000-yard receiving drought
Pazdernik rebound leader in loss to Dragons
HOCKEY: Laker girls drop conference opener
This is one of the most incredible encounters you'll see between a hunter and a deer
All-section football teams announced in 6A and 8AA
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Gas prices down 4.2 cents last week
MnDOT honored with National Roadway Safety Award
Essentia Health Welcomes Physician Assistant in Detroit Lakes
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Humane Society of the Lakes assistant manager promoted
4 family-friendly games to spice up any Turkey Day gathering
Happy Thanksgiving from the DL library
Christmas show at Ulen's Top Hat Theatre Dec. 2
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Franklin Benjamin "Bud" Heisler
Roger (Ben) Nelson
Maynard A. Hanson
Charles Andersen Petersen
Franklin "Bud" Heisler
We're thankful for you, dear reader
Letter: Here's why I stand by President Trump
Lynn Hummel column: Artifacts from history's crawl space
Will tax cuts pile up more debt?
Knowing these ABCs can save a baby's life
Lake ice still treacherous due to weather ups and downs
How birds and mammals survive the winter
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
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
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
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
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
March 3, 2017
Pinewood Derby set for March 6 at DL Armory: Detroit Lakes, Ogema Cub Scouts join forces to host 2017 event
Detroit Lakes Cub Scout Pack 605 is joining forces with Ogema Cub Scouts Pack 650 to host the 2017 Pinewood Derby this coming Monday, March 6...
March 3, 2017 - 11:00am
November 17, 2016
Ogema man accused of meth, heroin possession
John Matthew Clark, 37, of Box 321, Ogema has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Oct. 27 Clark was a passenger in a green Ford pickup truck allegedly clocked going 75 mph in a 55 mph zone...
November 17, 2016 - 9:02am
October 30, 2016
A good behavioral program is being used to help put an end to bullying in Becker County schools
Bullying. It's a word that can mean so many things - pushing, taunting, hitting, shoving, name-calling, and many more. But teachers in the area...
October 30, 2016 - 5:59am
October 6, 2016
Ogema man sentenced to prison for assaulting girlfriend
An Ogema man has been sentenced for felony domestic assault/causing fear after he threatened to kill his girlfriend.
October 6, 2016 - 10:33am
September 13, 2016
It's a boy!
Silas Tui’piné Fain, son of Ann and Jesse Fain, Ogema, was born on Friday, Sept. 9, 2016 at Perham Health. He weighed 9 pounds, 3 ounces and was 21.5 inches tall at birth.
September 13, 2016 - 1:55pm
September 7, 2016
Skramstad enrolls at Fort Lewis College
Heidi Skramstad, of Ogema, started coursework Monday, Aug. 29 at Fort Lewis College in Durango, Co. Skramstad’s major is journalism and multimedia.
September 7, 2016 - 10:26am
July 23, 2016
Ogema man charged with assaulting his mother
An Ogema man is facing two felony domestic assault charges after authorities say he assaulted his mother in her home. According to the complaint filed with Becker County District Court, the incident happened on July 6 when Anthony Leroy Vasecka, 25, went to his mother’s house to...
July 23, 2016 - 5:35am
June 17, 2016
Felony DWI charge filed
Charles Allan Sullivan, 43, of 2868 highway 113, Ogema, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony DWI refusal to submit to testing, felony DWI, and gross misdemeanor driving after his license was canceled. According to court records, on June 2, he was stopped by...
June 17, 2016 - 5:35am
May 23, 2016
ATV crash near Ogema injures three teens
An ATV rollover injured three teens Sunday afternoon, May 22, west of Ogema, Minn. Two males ages 15 and 13 were taken to area hospitals by ambulance after the crash, which happened about 3:35 P.M., according to the Becker County Sheriff's Office. A 14-year-old female was air-lifted...
May 23, 2016 - 9:00am
May 22, 2016
Prison for woman caught with meth
An Ogema woman has been sentenced to prison after being caught with methamphetamines. Kathleen Mattraca Beaupre, 25, of Box 13, Ogema, was sentenced in Becker County District Court on one count of felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime and a gross misdemeanor charge...
May 22, 2016 - 5:20am
May 20, 2016
Ogema VFW Post to pay many tributes Memorial Day
Memorial day may be all about barbecues and an extra day off from work for some, but there are always those who make sure the holiday is celebrated...
May 20, 2016 - 5:15am
May 15, 2016
Near head-on leads to 5-year prison term
An Ogema man has been sentenced to more than five years in prison after a squad car had to drive into a ditch on Highway 59 to avoid a head-on collision. Jared Edward Bellanger, 38, of Box 34, Ogema, was sentenced in Becker County District Court on one count of felony driving while...
May 15, 2016 - 5:30am
May 5, 2016
Woman sentenced for sheltering runaway girl
Crystal Marie Warren, 24, of 33603 County Road 143, Ogema, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony deprivation of parental rights, sheltering a runaway child. According to court records, on April 21 tribal police received information that a runaway girl from...
May 5, 2016 - 5:20am
May 1, 2016
Ogema woman arrested for trying to shoplift in DL, fleeing police
Brittany Rae Tibbetts, 26, of 37698 County Road 158, Ogema, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle, gross misdemeanor giving a false name to a peace officer, misdemeanor fleeing on foot and misdemeanor leaving the scene...
May 1, 2016 - 5:00am