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Tax preparer accused of not paying her taxes
Level four special education facilities in the works
Klobuchar bill aims to bring in more rural doctors
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Hornets grab share of HOL lead with sweep of Rebels
Yellowjackets edge Lakers by one match
BASEBALL: Raiders even record with win at Win-E-Mac
Nielsen selected as Detroit Lakes’ new AD
FM Youth football registration open
Answering the call: Lake Park family to become long-term missionaries in Africa
Column: Christianity and "being cool"
Cuisine meets culture: LP-A International Foods class learns to prepare dishes native to variety of cultures
Column: Into the light
Replacement for SSA benefit statement easy to get anytime
Friends & Neighbors
Midwest Workwear has new store manager
Two in one: Magnolia's moves to new building, rents extra space to massage therapist
Essentia Health St. Mary's staff honored, donate to nonprofits
DL Public Utilities recognized for electric reliability
Secrets to saving on your summer city vacation
It's Shakespeare... with an apocalyptic twist: Detroit Lakes High School's spring play views British history through a zombie-infested lens
Column: Mosquitoes sometimes more than just annoying: Insect's bite can transmit malaria, which is fatal if left untreated
Associate justice and former Vikings great Alan Page speaking April 24 in Fergus Falls
New artist exhibit opens this week at DL's Trinity Lutheran Church
Uglies' beautiful music recognized: Band that got its start in DL to be inducted into SD Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
Richard M. Gordon
Patrick Dwayne Buckanaga Sr.
Anne M. Alexander and John C. Alexander
Other Opinions: It's working, don't give up on effort to clean up Great Lakes
Letter: Doctors are on your side, elected officials should be, too
Earth Day--by the numbers
Lynn Hummel column: Grunting helps get the job done
Letter: The real reason Trump bombed Syria
Column: Whistling past the graveyard--wood ducks make big comeback
Brad Laabs column: Enjoy hunting panfish until 'fishing opener' May 12
Brad Laabs column: Ice is gone, get ready to launch your boat
Outdoors column: Wild turkeys are a Minnesota success story
Blane Klemek column: Little bird that could: the northern saw-whet owl
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
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'
Pine to Palm
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
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