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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
Minn. Senate votes to limit local power on minimum wage, related issues: MN leaders start negotiations and twinhome sprinkler requirement nixed
Franken’s rising national profile is no joke: But comedian-turned-senator keeps people laughing
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Bison third, Roth fourth heading into Summit Championship final round
Summer softball camp registration open
Richter has big performance for Dragons in spring game
GIRLS GOLF: Parsons places at HOL Perham
Raider track teams compete at Anderson-Cole Invite
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
A night dressed in neon: Holmes Theatre's Motion fundraiser to feature Post Traumatic Funk Syndrome
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
Richard M. Gordon
Patrick Dwayne Buckanaga Sr.
Richard M. Gordon
Letter: War with North Korea would be a big mistake
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
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
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
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. Silas was welcomed home by siblings Jsii, 16, Madelynn, 14, Gwenyth, 12,, Gabriel, 7, and Jedidiah, 2. His...
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