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DL man sentenced for violating no-contact order
AgweekTV: Got Grains?
Oak Grove Cemetery in DL flying 1,950 flags
Park Rapids woman hurt in rollover crash near Waubun
A nod to his rising fame, museum unveils Adam Thielen bobbleheads
Late inning heroics: Lakers advance with lively last at-bats
Laker Softball summer camp June 20-21
Lacasa, Hanninen place fourth at section tennis
UND's Kyley Foster has been on a fast track to pole vault success
Minnesota artist provides artwork for new state license plate honoring fallen officers
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
friends & neighbors
Drunk diners, penny-pinching patrons: Service industry workers share stories of customer mistreatment
Spicer Castle to close
'A pretty powerful thing': Sanford rolling out new genetic test in primary care clinics
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
Get those motors running: Eagles' 3rd annual 'Leather Up for Lupus' charity ride is Saturday
Summer melodrama rises from the ashes - fourth season will be in new venue
In 'Tomorrow,' it's a dog's life... literally
Locals who love jazz: F-M Kicks explore big-band sound in spring concert
'The Wild Inside' will make you howl
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Donald & Kathleen (King) Coder
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Jeanne E. Dahring
Barbara A. Ware
Collin Peterson on observing Memorial Day
Dayton's vetoes will harm Minnesotans
Over a million died protecting our freedom
Going solo on Iran nuclear agreement
Opinion: Buffer tax credit is both sensible and deserved
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods Opener crew
A busy opener in the lakes area
Turkey decoys attract surprise visitors
The nighttime sounds of frogs and toads
Be kind and help out at lake accesses
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
September 22, 2017
Ponsford man sentenced for using stolen credit card
David Wayne Hanks, 29, Box 85, Ponsford has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony financial transaction card fraud. According to court records, on Sept. 26 he used a credit card stolen in Mahnomen to purchase $482 worth of goods at the Detroit Lakes Walmart. He...
September 22, 2017 - 5:24pm
August 19, 2017
A special ceremony for Vietnam veterans: Area man built his own museum, war memorial
Fifty years ago, Howard Maninga of rural Ponsford went to fight in Vietnam as a young Marine. He came back, but he brought Vietnam with him....
August 19, 2017 - 2:07pm
July 21, 2017
Forged check brings long stretch in jail
Lee Ann Jones, 30, of rural Ponsford, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony check forgery. According to court records, on April 27 she tried to pass a forged check at the Community Development Bank in Ogema. Two other checks from the same account had been passed...
July 21, 2017 - 10:00am
July 20, 2017
Man sentenced for assault with knife
Wesley Robert Warren, 19, of rural Ponsford, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony third-degree assault. The original charge of second-degree assault was reduced in a plea agreement.
July 20, 2017 - 11:00am
June 7, 2017
Man found incompetent, felony threat charges dropped
Three felony charges of making threats have been dismissed against a former Ponsford man due to mental deficiency. Jeffrey Michael Greer, 46, of Hastings was charged with three counts of threats of violence in Becker County District Court.
June 7, 2017 - 8:30am
June 2, 2017
Man charged with check forgery
John Bruguier II, 31, of Ponsford has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony check forgery. According to court records, on April 27 he and a woman went through the drive-through at the Community Development Bank in Ogema and allegedly tried to pass a forged check...
June 2, 2017 - 9:00am
Check forgery charge filed
Lee Ann Jones, 30, of rural Ponsford has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony check forgery. According to court records, In April she allegedly passed several forged checks, including one for $75 at M&W Foods in Ogema, and then she and a man tried to pass a forged...
June 2, 2017 - 8:30am
May 19, 2017
Jury finds man acted in self-defense in bloody melee
A jury in Becker County District Court has acquitted a Ponsford man accused of stabbing one man in the face and cutting another in the face and arm. Lukas Devlen Fineday, 20, of Ponsford was charged with felony first-degree assault - great bodily harm. According to court records,...
May 19, 2017 - 8:00am
May 8, 2017
Man gets 18 months on meth charge
A Ponsford man has been sentenced to prison on a felony drug charge. At the same time, a felony burglary charge has been dismissed without prejudice, meaning the state has decided not to continue to pursue the criminal case at this time, although it may later. Prosecutors are waiting...
May 8, 2017 - 8:00am
March 18, 2017
Another Republican wedge issue to divide Minnesotans?
The Republican-controlled State House of Representatives has passed a bill, using the concept of "pre-emption," which blocks cities and counties from raising wages or setting workplace benefits for their residents, such as paid sick and family leave, which are higher than the state...
March 18, 2017 - 8:00pm
March 9, 2017
Two accused of using knife, fists in Ponsford assault
Two Ponsford men are accused of assaulting a man and a woman at a home in Ponsford, including an attempted assault with a large knife. Brett Warren Stevens, 22, and Adrian Matthew Warren, 18, both of 49238 280th St., Ponsford have been charged with felonies in Becker County District...
March 9, 2017 - 12:00pm
Over $8,000 restitution ordered in burglary case
Delarey Allen Basswood, 21, of 4770 Maskii St., Ponsford, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony second-degree burglary. According to court records, on Aug. 28, a Becker County resident reported that his home had been burglarized while he was gone sometime over...
February 9, 2017 - 2:00pm
October 1, 2016
Ponsford woman sentenced for taking police on 100 mile-per-hour chase
A Ponsford woman has been sentenced for fleeing a police officer in a motor vehicle. Mary Rose Thompson, 23, was sentenced in Becker County District Court to one year and one day in prison, stayed for four years. She will instead spend 60 days in jail with credit for 42 days served....
October 1, 2016 - 7:41am
September 3, 2016
Ponsford man accused of stealing guns, televisions
A Ponsford man made his first court appearance in Becker County District Court on allegations that he stole a substantial amount of guns and other big items from a house he's accused of breaking into. Delarey Allen Basswood, 21, is facing first degree burglary charges after police...
September 3, 2016 - 5:00am
July 9, 2016
Ponsford woman arrested on felony drug charges
A Ponsford woman is facing two felony drug charges after she was arrested June 7. Natasha Marie Goodman, 27, is charged with third-degree and fifth-degree drug possession charges in a public housing zone. According to a complaint filed with Becker County District Court, officers were...
July 9, 2016 - 5:30am