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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Nielsen season best shot put in California
Foster's school record punctuates West Coast trip
No Mercy VIII May 19 in Mahnomen
Carrier places at NYWA State Wrestling
Laker softball splits at Bemidji to start season
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
friends & neighbors
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Delores D. Halverson
Armand A. Mayoue
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
Lottie Ann Thomas
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
April 12, 2018
Ogema man sentenced for pole shed break-in
Derrick Thomas Yoder, 28, of rural Ogema, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony third-degree burglary. According to court records, on Jan. 15 deputies responded to a burglary in progress at a rural Becker County property. Yoder and another man had stolen batteries...
April 12, 2018 - 11:36am
April 11, 2018
Woman sentenced on stolen property charge
Judy Lynn Libby, 44, of Ogema, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a misdemeanor charge of receiving stolen property. A felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime was dismissed in a plea agreement.
April 11, 2018 - 2:23pm
March 29, 2018
Bounced check for $2,650 brings felony charge
Travis Joshua Fairbanks, 27, of rural Ogema, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of writing a dishonored check. According to court records, on May 4, 2017, he wrote a check for $2,650 to D&D Appliance in Detroit Lakes. The check was returned for nonsufficient...
March 29, 2018 - 6:55pm
March 16, 2018
Drug charges dismissed against woman
Meredith Marie Tessman, 46, of Belle Plaine, Minn., has had a felony charge of fifth-degree controlled substance crime dismissed in Becker County District Court. According to court records, on Aug. 7, 2015, she was stopped by a trooper for speeding on Highway 59 in Ogema, She refused...
March 16, 2018 - 7:01pm
March 9, 2018
Man accused of bumping cop with van
Michael Paul Kunz, 42, of rural Ogema has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon. According to court records, on Feb. 26 a deputy and a police officer were called to the Detroit Lakes McDonald's for a welfare check requested...
March 9, 2018 - 7:42pm
February 16, 2018
Man sentenced for DL apartment burglaries
Brandon Levi Davis, 19, of rural Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony second-degree burglary. According to court records, on Nov. 9 a Detroit Lakes man reported that Davis had been at his apartment the previous evening until the man went to bed at 3...
February 16, 2018 - 12:00pm
December 15, 2017
Ogema man sentenced for stolen watercraft
Nathaniel Theodore Hankiewicz, 29, of Ogema was sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of receiving stolen property. According to court records, at 3:38 a.m. on July 16 a tribal police officer patrolling County Road 34 in White Earth passed a four-door pickup...
December 15, 2017 - 10:30am
December 13, 2017
Search warrant leads to five arrests in Ogema
Law enforcement recovered heroin, meth, marijuana, and a stolen firearm while executing a search warrant on the 36000 block of Moose Street in Ogema Sunday evening. At approximately 6:40 p.m. Dec. 10, officers entered the residence and discovered the stolen items and drug paraphernalia...
December 13, 2017 - 9:27am
November 29, 2017
Woman sentenced for selling heroin
Inez Kaylene Fineday, 23, of rural Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on July 6, 2016, she sold about a third of a gram of heroin to a confidential reliable informant with the West...
November 29, 2017 - 11:00am
Ogema man sentenced for meth, felony fleeing charge dropped
Aaron Thomas Keezer, 39, of Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Sept. 9 law enforcement officers responded to a Becker County residence on the report that a person was there who...
November 29, 2017 - 10:00am
November 12, 2017
Ogema man sentenced for incident with police
Teddy Raymond Millage, 56, of Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle. A felony charge of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon, a misdemeanor domestic assault charge and a misdemeanor obstructing the legal...
November 12, 2017 - 8:00am
October 20, 2017
Ogema woman allegedly caught with 23 grams of meth
Alyssa Marie Dow, 18, of Ogema, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony third-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Sept. 4, Dow was a passenger in a vehicle stopped for erratic driving by a White Earth police officer. She was wanted...
October 20, 2017 - 6:07pm
September 13, 2017
Area students graduate at NTC
Two local residents were among those participating in May 2017 graduation ceremonies at Bemidji State University in Bemidji. Emily Weigel, Ogema, earned her diploma in practical nursing, while Kayla Bain, Waubun, earned her Associate of Arts degree in nursing. In all, NTC's graduating...
September 13, 2017 - 12:41pm
July 31, 2017
Shoplifting brings felony burglary charge
Lisa Marie Jackson, 38, of rural Ogema has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony third-degree burglary. According to court records, on July 1, she was allegedly caught shoplifting at the Detroit Lakes Walmart, in spite of a no-trespassing order in effect against...
July 31, 2017 - 12:17pm
July 19, 2017
Beating brings three felony assault charges
Douglas Jerome Fineday Jr., 34, of rural Ogema has been charged in Becker County District Court with a felony domestic assault, felony domestic assault by strangulation and felony third-degree assault. According to court records, on June 11, he allegedly assaulted his longtime domestic...
July 19, 2017 - 11:32am