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Area students participating in Concordia Christmas Concerts
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Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
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June 19, 2013
Man gets jail, probation for assault
An Ogema man was convicted and sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of domestic assault. James Roland Eugene Covey, 29, was given a stay of imposition on a 12 month, one day prison sentence, on conditions including up to five years of supervised probation,...
June 19, 2013 - 12:10pm
May 4, 2013
Ogema woman charged with drug possession
An Ogema woman will appear in Becker County District Court May 28 at a contested omnibus hearing on a felony drug possession charge. Lori Ann Vasecka, 49, of 37395 County Road 158, Ogema, is also facing a misdemeanor charge of obstructing the legal process in connection with the...
May 4, 2013 - 6:00am
May 1, 2013
Man charged with assault in two incidents
An Ogema man has been charged in Becker County District Court with four felony counts of domestic assault in connection with two separate incidents that occurred at the same residence in rural Ogema on March 28 and April 20. James Roland Eugene Covey, 29, of 16552 County Road 18,...
May 1, 2013 - 1:29pm
Warrant issued for Ogema man for assault
A warrant has been issued for the arrest of an Ogema man on a felony charge of false imprisonment as well as two misdemeanor counts of domestic assault. Daniel Allen Warren, 48, of 38264 County Highway 34, Ogema, is accused of assaulting his girlfriend on the evening of April 9...
May 1, 2013 - 1:27pm
April 6, 2013
Ogema man sentenced for trying to steal ATV
An Ogema man has been convicted and sentenced in Becker County District Court on a charge of attempted motor vehicle theft. Jason Myung Jin Geist, 33, of 38188 County Highway 34, Ogema, was given a sentence of 12 months and one day in prison, stayed on conditions including completion...
April 6, 2013 - 6:00pm
March 29, 2013
Ogema man sentenced to 13 years in prison
An Ogema man was sentenced to prison recently in Becker County District Court after being convicted on a felony charge of first degree criminal sexual conduct. Donovan Duane Bellanger, 45, of 33519 County Road 143, Ogema, was ordered to serve 156 months (13 years) in prison, and will...
March 29, 2013 - 3:46pm
February 6, 2013
Ogema woman gets jail, for drugs, stolen property
An Ogema woman was sentenced Monday in Becker County District Court on felony charges of fifth degree drug possession and receiving stolen property-over $1,000 value. Christina Mae Jackson, 23, of 40699 County Highway 34, Ogema, was given a stayed prison sentence on conditions including...
February 6, 2013 - 10:30am
January 25, 2013
Man in court for breaking into chiropractic clinic
An Ogema man will make his first appearance Monday in Becker County District Court on a third degree burglary charge. Kenneth Ray Rogers, 22, of 36632 Martrn Drive, Ogema, is accused of breaking into Northland Chiropractic in Detroit Lakes during the weekend of Aug. 10-11, 2012,...
January 25, 2013 - 4:32pm
January 18, 2013
Man in court for drugs
An Ogema man will appear Feb. 19 in Becker County District Court on a felony drug possession charge. Thomas Steven Libby Jr., 21, of 31257 230th St., Ogema, was found in possession of methamphetamine and marijuana cigarettes, as well as several items of drug paraphernalia, at around...
January 18, 2013 - 2:56pm
January 9, 2013
Ogema man in court for domestic assault
An Ogema man made his first appearance last week in Becker County District Court on two felony counts of domestic assault. Robert Lane Jackson, 37, of P.O.
January 9, 2013 - 10:54am
November 30, 2012
Waubun-Ogema to host holiday feast
The holidays are a time to come together, give thanks for what we have and to share together in relationships over a meal. That's why the Waubun-Ogema-White Earth Schools is hosting a Holiday Feast for families within the district and community members who wish to participate,...
November 30, 2012 - 2:49pm
November 9, 2012
Ogema man gets prison for burglary
An Ogema man has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of third degree burglary. Aaron Thomas Keezer, 33, of P.O. Box 114, Ogema, was ordered to serve 33 months (2¾ years) in prison, with credit for 334 days previously served. He was also fined $135,...
November 9, 2012 - 3:48pm
November 2, 2012
Woman gets jail for pills found after being pulled over
An Ogema woman was sentenced Wednesday in Becker County District Court on a felony drug possession charge. Jessica Mae Nelson, 31, of 31257 320th St., Ogema, was ordered to serve 12 months and one day in prison, stayed on conditions including completion of 180 days in jail and up...
November 2, 2012 - 3:03pm
October 30, 2012
Please join us for a 40th Anniversary party in honor of Joseph and Joan Safar on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, from 4-11:30 p.m. at the Ogema Community Center, Ogema. There will be a program at 4:30 p.m. The event is hosted by their children Heidi, Timothy, Jennifer, Jason and grandchildren....
October 30, 2012 - 3:36pm
October 10, 2012
Ogema man charged with helping with robbery
An Ogema man has been charged in Becker County District Court with two felony counts including aiding/abetting aggravated robbery and fifth degree drug possession. Jonathon Joseph Fossen, 22, of 33369 County Road 109, Ogema, was allegedly involved in an attempted robbery at a Detroit...
October 10, 2012 - 11:21am