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Nolan wants Enbridge Sandpiper route moved south
Crime & Accident Report
Genealogical society re-elects same officers
Trooper answers your trailer, license questions
West Fargo mother charged in her baby’s death
No. 8 seed DL upsets top-seeded Blues at Legion tournament
‘No Mercy III’ will follow up on MMA success
‘Shorty Memorial’ is July 28-30 in Frazee
Records on Super Bowl bid show NFL request for snowplowing priority
Kluwe’s quest for justice turns in different direction
In the Zone
Photo of the Day
Host families needed for exchange students; group forming soon
Goeun Park: Little brothers can grow up to be friends
Holly McCamant: Camp counselor has best three weeks at camp ever
STAR competition: LPA students head to national conference
Friends & Neighbors
WE Fest 2014
79th Annual Northwest Water Carnival
Garden-grown delights: Union Central residents enjoying fresh veggies this summer
Kings of the kitchen
Assumption Catholic Church ‘blessed’ with parish center
Blane Klemek: Where have the swallows gone?
Brad Laabs: Tips to keep equipment working safely, properly
DNR seeks lake sturgeon info from area anglers
Minnesota DNR to allow more licenses, set higher harvest level for 2014 wolf hunt
Minnesota scales back deer hunt
Continental Land Co. of LP hires Monson
MN gas prices take nearly 9-cent drop
Radiologist joins DL’s Essentia-St. Mary’s
Tuning up the business: Oil isn’t the only thing Valvoline is changing
Gasoline experts say ‘shop around’ for dips
Water Carnival hit all high notes
Lynn Hummel: War is hell and never over for many vets
Ventura gets leafy spurge; Roses to BCBS
Letter: Politicians shouldn’t expect Israel to give up land
Letter: Poor decision by county to re-surface Frazee Main St.
It’s no tall tale: Library has scoop on MN folklore
Lineup set for Perham’s Pioneer Fest, Aug. 16
The Shadows will play Friday at Holmes
ChalkFest set Aug. 11
Police and courts
July 8, 2009
Salvation Army helping displaced residents at south Fargo apartment complex as standoff enters sixth hour
FARGO - The Salvation Army is working with a south Fargo church to assist tenants of an evacuated apartment complex in hopes of giving them a place to go. The apartment complex at 2433 20th Ave. S.
July 8, 2009 - 3:18pm
Crime & Accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Becker County Sheriff's Department and Detroit Lakes Police Department: Thursday, July 2 At 1:34 p.m. police responded to a complaint of a pickup truck full of kids not properly restrained. The officer found seven kids in...
July 8, 2009 - 10:23am
High speed chase ends in crash, arrest near Osage
OSAGE - A high-speed pursuit through eastern Becker County on Wednesday morning came to an abrupt halt in a farmer's field west outside of Osage. The...
July 8, 2009 - 9:05am
Cousin charged in death of infant caused by backing over tent in Renville County
WILLMAR - Four-month-old Wyatt Sander of Redwood Falls was a cousin to the woman who is now charged with three counts of criminal vehicular homicide in his death. Nicolle Marie Mercedes Prechel, 31, of Willmar, is accused of backing her van over the child and his mother around 8:30...
July 8, 2009 - 8:58am
July 7, 2009
Valley City, N.D. pastor resigned after reportedly being extorted by exotic dancer
UPDATED 12:48 p.m. MOORHEAD - A Valley City, N.D., pastor resigned from his post the same day he contacted police here about an exotic dancer extorting him to keep their affair secret. The Rev. Mark S. Ostgarden resigned from his position as associate pastor at Our Savior's Lutheran...
July 7, 2009 - 9:44am
Armed man robs Empire Liquors in Fargo
FARGO - A man armed with a handgun robbed Empire Liquors at 4861 13th Ave. S. in Fargo at approximately 11:40 p.m. Monday, according to Fargo police dispatch. The robber is described as a white male, about 5-feet, 7-inches tall, and wearing a baseball cap, sunglasses, blue wind...
July 7, 2009 - 8:56am
July 6, 2009
Fargo man arrested in early morning stabbing
FARGO - A 21-year-old man who Fargo police believe was involved in an early morning stabbing is under arrest this morning. Police responded to a report of a stabbing at about 1 a.m. Monday in the 2600 block of 14th Street South, finding a man with minor injuries, said Sgt. Bill Ahlfeldt. "Basically,...
July 6, 2009 - 12:22pm
July 4, 2009
Four die in rollover northeast of Detroit Lakes
Four people were killed in the rollover of a van early Saturday morning northeast of Detroit Lakes. According to the Becker County Sheriff's Office, a 1995 Chevy Lumina mini-van with seven people was southbound on County Highway 37 near the with County Road 26, about 30 miles northeast...
July 4, 2009 - 7:03pm
July 3, 2009
Grand Forks father accused of injuring daughter did jail time for hurting 14-month-old
GRAND FORKS - A father recently accused of inflicting severe head injuries on his 4-week-old daughter was convicted in 1994 of assaulting a 14-month-old in his care in Moorhead. Steven Paul Klein, 35, was sentenced to seven years and two months in prison for first-degree assaul...
July 3, 2009 - 3:05pm
Menahga man sentenced for burglary
Brandon Duke Jacob, 20, of Menahga was sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony theft of property. A felony chare of second-degree burglary of a dwelling was dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records: In the evening of Feb.
July 3, 2009 - 12:14pm
Crime and accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff's Department: Tuesday, June 30 - At 6:04 p.m. a fire was reported in a tree stand at Woodland Trails and Campgrounds resort, Ogema. White Earth firefighters were on the...
July 3, 2009 - 11:40am
July 2, 2009
Nun assaulted at St. Anne's Guest Home in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS - A 78-year-old nun reported that a resident at St. Anne's Guest Home in Grand Forks threw part of her headdress on the floor, damaged her glasses and struck her in the face. Police arrested the resident, 47-year-old Dorothy Peltier, without incident at the home Tuesday. The...
July 2, 2009 - 11:33am
July 1, 2009
Bemidji woman sentenced for manslaughter in methadone overdose case
BEMIDJI - Lillie Rae Kise, 29, of Bemidji, was sentenced Tuesday, June 30, in Beltrami County District Court for serious felony second degree manslaughter - culpable negligence creating unreasonable risk. Judge John Melbye sentenced Kise to 48 months in prison on the manslaughter...
July 1, 2009 - 5:37pm
Fosston man sentenced for string of fires set in Clearwater and Polk counties
BAGLEY - Nick Adam Schouviller was sentenced Tuesday, June 30, in Clearwater County District Court. Judge Paul E. Rasmussen committed Schouviller to 38 months in prison for the Clearwater County offenses. Restitution, more than a half million dollars for all the fires, has been...
July 1, 2009 - 5:34pm
Vernier pleads guilty in connection with Dewey shooting
MAHNOMEN - The man accused of being an accomplice in the February shooting of Mahnomen County sheriff's deputy Christopher Dewey reached a plea deal for his role in the incident. Daniel Kurt Vernier, 27, pleaded guilty to the charge of failure to render assistance during a hearing...
July 1, 2009 - 3:43pm