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Congressman Peterson's meeting with 'Ikes' tonight is cancelled
Capitol Chatter: Dayton lofts bonding hail Mary pass
New sailboat decorations added to beachfront: Ice Harvest Committee donation is thanks for community's support
DL's Leonard Thielen--Adam Thielen's grandpa--recounts his days as an ice harvester
Court backs Team Industries in injured worker case
Freeman stars on shorthanded diving lineup at California Baptist
Area college track update
NCE/U-H takes down D-G-F on the road, 57-46
ULTRA snowmobile club membership meeting Jan. 25
Laker ski teams compete at Bemidji Pursuits
'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
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
friends & neighbors
MN gas cost rises more than six cents per gallon
Student video contest registration open: Cash prizes for schools and students
Your legal rights: Beware of utility shut-off scams
Keepin' it old 'skool': Old Skool Boutique in Lake Park expands inventory
Salute to Business & Industry
Lantern lit loveliness: Itasca State Park to host special evening activities this Saturday
One-act play subsections set Jan. 25: Detroit Lakes cast to present Ibsen's 'A Doll's House'
Depth perception: Photo exhibit at DL's Trinity Lutheran is 'layered with meaning'
Why do we celebrate MLK Day?
Ed & JoAnne Lillis
Michael & Fern (Zayic) Olson
Tom & Bertha
Phoebe "Penny" Eleanor Avesia (Jensen) Barnick
Doris L. Mjolsness
Richard "Moon" Mellen
Cordell "Corky" Kittelson
Presidents need oversight and scrutiny
Here comes the plow - what do you do?
To curb climate change, cities need the right design
Tongue frozen to flagpole? It happens
Letter: Take a close look at plans for the DL beach area
Hawk or falcon? Tricks to ID look-alike bird species
Bad things happen out there if you aren't prepared
The ice angler's landing net: Alexandria's Dresch makes a product to help get more fish in the pail
Looking back on the year in the outdoors--and ahead to 2018
Thinking small: Wetlands are a whole other world
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Minn. mom, former Olympic swimmer, competes for $1M on Survivor TV show
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Construction of ice palace to start today: Cold weather causes slight delay, but still on schedule
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
A frozen crop: Detroit Lake hosts first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
DL's first plunge into Polar Fest: A look back at the beginnings of the area's biggest winter festival
'The Legend of King Isbit': DL's ice palace to be inhabited by a very special royal guest
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
July 6, 2017
Man sentenced for stealing lawn tractor
Nathan Duane Millage, 32, of Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony theft. A felony charge of second-degree burglary was dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records, on March 19, tribal police officers were called to a burglary at a rural Becker...
July 6, 2017 - 10:33am
July 1, 2017
Ogema man dies after being trapped in trench near Richwood
RICHWOOD, Minn. — A 25-year-old man died Friday, June 30, after being trapped in a trench near here, according to the Becker County Sheriff’s Department. Emergency crews responded to a 911 call shortly before 1 p.m. Upon arrival, co-workers of the man were trying to free him after...
July 1, 2017 - 2:09pm
June 28, 2017
Saturday celebration set for Russell Kent's 90th birthday
Come join the family and friends of Russell Kent in celebrating his 90th birthday this Saturday, July 8 at his farm, located at 37112 County...
June 28, 2017 - 3:38pm
May 31, 2017
Area students named to M State president's list
Minnesota State Community and Technical College has named 670 students to its president's list for the 2017 spring semester. Area students named to the president's list are the following (listed alphabetically by hometown):
May 31, 2017 - 12:56pm
May 16, 2017
Man gets prison for stolen car in Ogema
Rodney Lee Paul, 42, of Minneapolis, has been sentenced to prison after being caught in Ogema with a stolen car that had run out of gas. According to court records, at 5:50 a.m. Jan. 14 tribal police and deputies responded to an Ogema residence on the report of two men entering a...
May 16, 2017 - 9:00am
May 13, 2017
Local Cub Scouts drive home with victory at Regional PInewood Derby
Six local Cub Scouts were invited to compete in the 2017 Regional Pinewood Derby, which was held in Fargo on April 23. Carson Simison, Reece...
May 13, 2017 - 9:00am