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Friday matters: Everyday reconciliation
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Friends & Neighbors
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Ryan Hanson Homes has new licensed realtor
Full WE Fest lineup announced
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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
Lorraine M. Fingalson
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Donald "Don" Darrell Schermerhorn
Donna Mae Graffis
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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
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
April 29, 2016
Woman gets 19 months on check forgery charge
Kristina Anna Jirava, 43, of 18421 County Road 18, Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of check forgery. A second felony charge of check forgery was dismissed in a plea agreement. According to court records, on Jan. 12, 2015, police were informed...
April 29, 2016 - 5:40am
April 17, 2016
Ogema man charged with violating restraining order
Scott Lyle Lindsay, 49, of 35046 County Road 34, Ogema has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony violating a restraining order. According to court records, on Jan. 25, 2015, an order for protection for a woman was served on Lindsay. After he got out of jail, he...
April 17, 2016 - 5:20am
April 4, 2016
Man sentenced for Oxycodone
Stephen Clifford Stone, 24, of Box 232, Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. A misdemeanor drug charge was dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records, on Feb. 28, 2015, he was the front-seat passenger...
April 4, 2016 - 5:30am
March 28, 2016
Ogema woman charged for drugs
Kathleen Mattraca Beaupre, 25, of Box 13, Ogema, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime and gross misdemeanor giving a false name to a peace officer. According to court records, on March 1 she was a passenger in a vehicle...
March 28, 2016 - 5:25am
March 2, 2016
Woman sentenced for hiding runaway girl
Judy Lynn Libby, 42, of 34205 336th Ave., Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for sheltering a runaway girl that was involved with her son, and for felony controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Dec. 18, 2014, a mother reported that her daughter...
March 2, 2016 - 10:47am
January 31, 2016
Ogema man sentenced for assault on police officer following foot chase
An Ogema man has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for assaulting a police officer after giving him the finger. Todd Allen Bellanger Jr., 27, was arrested on May 2, 2015 after White Earth Police responded to an Ogema residence on a report of a disturbance at 9:30 p.m....
January 31, 2016 - 5:15am
January 24, 2016
Ogema brother, sister sentenced for assault, theft; kidnapping dropped
Several felony charges have been dismissed on a brother and sister from Ogema who were arrested for kidnapping and assaulting a man and forcing...
January 24, 2016 - 5:30am
January 10, 2016
Stolen ATV sentencing
An Ogema man has been sentenced for felony receiving stolen property. Corey Patrick VanWert, 44, was sentenced to 17 months in prison, stayed for five years. He will instead spend 90 days in jail, receiving 24 days credit for time served. He will also pay a $1,000 fine. According...
January 10, 2016 - 5:40am
December 27, 2015
Ogema woman sentenced for drug crimes
An Ogema woman has been sentenced for felony fifth-degree possession of drugs. Holly Ann Dodd, 28, was granted a stay of imposition. She was sentenced to five years of supervised probation, and credit for time served, which was 114 days in jail. Her probation includes chemical dependency...
December 27, 2015 - 5:05am
November 24, 2015
Rural Osage home heavily damaged after chimney fire
A chimney fire Sunday morning has left a rural Becker County home severely damaged. The call for help came in just before 10:30 a.m. Sunday to the house at 28720 Co. Hwy 48, Osage. “By the time we got there, the fire had already gotten out of the chimney and into the home,”...
November 24, 2015 - 3:57pm
November 20, 2015
Ogema man sentenced on fourth DWI offense
Chad William Mosher, 38, of 33037 County Road 143, Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony DWI. A second felony DWI charge was dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records, about 11:30 p.m. on Jan. 17, a White Earth tribal police officer came...
November 20, 2015 - 5:50am
October 29, 2015
Ogema man, accused of stealing pickup truck, tracked down by ‘ping’
Nathaniel Theodore Hankiewicz, 27, of 33850 Mary Yellowhead Road, Ogema, has been charged in Becker County District Court with two counts of felony theft and one count of misdemeanor theft. According to court records, on Sept. 18, he allegedly stole a 2006 Ford Pickup truck from...
October 29, 2015 - 5:40am
October 4, 2015
Ogema man sentenced for fifth DWI violation
Douglas Doss Fairbanks, 62, of Box 141, Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony DWI. According to court records, about 11 p.m. on Jan. 10, a tribal police officer on County Road 34 saw him turn in front of him off Cherry Lake Road. Fairbanks was driving...
October 4, 2015 - 5:35am