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Two local piano students earn MMTA Challenge trophies
Enbridge reaches $172M settlement for oil spills in Michigan and Illinois
Ogema man charged with assaulting his mother
Man charged with four felonies in domestic assault case in DL
Woman, 39, and 13-year-old boy die when trees fall in storm in Boundary Waters
Upset-minded Perham sends DL to Sub-state 14 elimination bracket
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Post 15 moves on to Sub-state quarterfinals
Cooper ends Smith’s run at U.S. Juniors
Andy Lia given key to the city, July 20, 2016 proclaimed Andy Lia Day in Detroit Lakes
Birthday wish granted, DL travel agent takes dream vacation
Air travel legislation is ‘an amazing win for consumers’
Fun with fresh fish
Social Security benefits not prorated; start month after turning 62
Vergas family reunited with dog after four-month absence
Friends & Neighbors
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Before you invest with a robo advisor...
Fremstad lawyer named ‘Rising Star’
Bell State Bank rated five-star bank
BBB warns of loan forgiveness offer
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Celebrate reading achievements with an ‘Olympian’ event
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ opens July 28
Detroit Mt. to host first ‘bike-in movie theater’
Erasure Poetry Workshop set July 29 in New York Mills
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
David Lomen Stenseth
Sheryl "Sheri" Knowles
Marlin M. Ziegler
Running with the fools
Woman born of native-white parents wonders how DL can close cultural gap
Get serious on special session
A tale of 2 Independence Days
Letter: It’s great to see the tram operating again, with a sharp eye out for weeds
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Northwest MN Fishing Report
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
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...
18 hours 18 min ago
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
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