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Canadian Pacific Holiday Train made its annual stop in DL Monday
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It's official: Bull elk is a Minnesota record
Brad Laabs: New products help drive ice fishing industry
Blane Klemek: Minnesota’s resident wildlife tough it out through the winter
Don’t look past late season pheasants
Preliminary ‘13 deer harvest numbers released
Solid U.S. retail sales boost economic outlook
Audubon neighbors find perfect business match
Franken recognized for energy legislation
Cold snap to thank for drop in gas prices
Microsoft says Xbox One global sales top 2 million
Lynn Hummel: Lessons on standing in line
Letter: Thank you for support, kindness, generocity
Letter: GOP ‘Wrecking Crew’ should leave the Pope alone
Our Opinion: Too cold to enjoy Christmas?
Eric Bergeson: Just get me socks for Christmas
First Lutheran hosts holiday dinner
Danell Haspel: Ideas for holiday get-togethers at library
'12 Years A Slave', 'American Hustle' take lead for Golden Globes
Holiday Train concert ready to roll Saturday: Sheryl Crow to perform, but you have to go to Cottage Grove to see her
Plains Art Museum curator seeks a sense of story
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July 6, 2009
Pine Point community 'devastated' by deaths
While most area communities were busy celebrating the Fourth of July holiday this past Saturday, residents of the Ponsford-Pine Point community were reeling with shock. Word had just begun to trickle through the community of a tragic accident that had killed four Ponsford residents...
July 6, 2009 - 2:43pm
May 8, 2009
Ponsford man charged with possession of sawed-off shotgun
Patrick Dwayne Buckanaga Jr., 27, of Box 194, Ponsford has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. According to court records: On Tuesday at about 8:45 p.m. officers were dispatched to a Pine Point residence on a report...
May 8, 2009 - 12:53pm
Ponsford man charged in high-speed chase
Eric Jerome Goodman, 22, of Box 32, Ponsford, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle. According to court records: On May 2, White Earth police were called at 3:46 a.m. to a possible domestic assault in Ponsford....
May 8, 2009 - 11:03am
May 6, 2009
Woman accused of taking purses
Barbara Sue Jackson, 26, of 48828 Highway 225, Ponsford has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony theft of property. According to court records: On Feb. 12, she allegedly entered the Country Store grocery store in Osage with another woman and stole purses from...
May 6, 2009 - 1:23pm
April 17, 2009
Firearms violation earns prison time for Ponsford man
A Ponsford man was sentenced to prison Wednesday in Becker County District Court on a felony firearms violation. A second felony charge of fifth degree drug possession was dismissed by the court. Michael Duane Ellis, 52, of 31492 County Highway 35, Ponsford, was charged with one...
April 17, 2009 - 5:40pm
March 31, 2009
Man sentenced for domestic assault
Michael Joshua Burciaga, 21, of 28284 County Road 129, Ponsford has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony harassment - subsequent violation. Charges of felony domestic assault and two felony counts of fifth-degree assault were dismissed in a plea agreement. According...
March 31, 2009 - 12:01pm
March 28, 2009
Quilting at Pine Point School
Girls and boys have been given the opportunity to stitch their way to a new hobby -- quilting. "It's a special class they get to become a...
March 28, 2009 - 11:46am
March 25, 2009
Two charged with felony assault with tire iron and brass knuckles
Terrance Jerome Arthur, 27, of 28273 County Road 129, Ponsford, has been charged in Becker County District Court with two felony counts of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon. In the same incident, Jimmy Lee Smith, 23, of 40356 Ladoux Road, Ponsford, has been charged with...
March 25, 2009 - 9:00am
March 5, 2009
Ponsford man sentenced to prison for felony DWI
A Ponsford man was sentenced to prison Tuesday on a felony charge of driving while intoxicated. Bradley Jon Weaver, 18, was ordered to serve 60 months (five years) in prison and pay $140 in court fines and fees from his prison earnings. Additional charges of first degree DWI and...
March 5, 2009 - 2:54pm
Ponsford man convicted on weapons charge; sentencing set March 27
A Ponsford man will be sentenced March 27 on a felony charge of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. After a court trial on Monday, Michael Duane Ellis, 52, of 31492 County Highway 35, Ponsford, was found guilty of the charge, which stemmed from a Jan. 30, 2008, incident...
March 5, 2009 - 2:52pm
March 4, 2009
Ponsford man appears for starting fire
A Ponsford man made his first appearance Monday in Becker County District court on a felony charge of negligent fires in connection with a Feb.
March 4, 2009 - 10:50am
February 27, 2009
Ponsford teen sentenced to probation for burglary charge
A Ponsford teenager was sentenced to probation for an undetermined length of time, plus 40 hours of community service and payment of nearly $2,500 in restitution for a second degree burglary charge. Dyllon James Glatzmaier, 17, of 33517 Bunker Hill Road, Ponsford, was adjudicated...
February 27, 2009 - 5:33pm
Ponsford man accused of assault
A Ponsford man will make his next Becker County District Court appearance March 2 on a felony charge of second degree assault. Jacob Daniel Rock, 22, of 28100 Waboose Drive, Unit 3, Ponsford, is accused of stabbing a male victim in the back with scissors during a fight that occurred...
February 27, 2009 - 5:15pm
February 25, 2009
Man pleads guilty to lesser alcohol charge
A felony domestic assault charge against a Ponsford man was dismissed last week after he pled guilty to an unrelated gross misdemeanor charge of providing alcohol to persons under the age of 21. Rex Sullivan Roberts Jr., 25, of 28060 County Road 24, Ponsford, had originally been...
February 25, 2009 - 9:46am