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If the shoe fits, paint it: Sisters create custom shoes in Bemidji
Bemidji introduces charging stations for electric cars
MN state agencies receive 10 government innovation awards
MN minimum wage set to go up August 1
Kate Smith in the field at Resorters
The smell of football is in the air
DL Pro Gal golf tourney results
Royals win DL Major League championship
Hole in one
Young Life Triathlon: Rock the Beach 5K, Kids Run part of the action
Saying goodbye to the old and hello to the new
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Apple Music buys ‘Carpool Karaoke’ TV series
Park Rapids Crazy Days July 28-29
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Darla Rae Fisher
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
Wind power destabilizing power grid
Adults playing their games...
Letter: Unendorsed 7th District candidate should bow out
Letter: Union workers advocate for pipeline
Cheers to young volunteers
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
May 18, 2014
Ponsford woman jailed for assault
A Ponsford woman convicted of assaulting her mother with a knife was handed her sentence in Becker County Court. Mallory Elizabeth Bellanger, 24, was sentenced to serve 180 days in jail, five years of supervised probation and to pay a $1,000 fine. According to the complaint, police...
May 18, 2014 - 10:00am
May 14, 2014
Ponsford woman accused in car theft
A Ponsford woman made her first court appearance in Becker County court for unlawfully taking a vehicle that she did not own. Andrea Elizabeth Clark, 23, was charged with felony receiving stolen property. According the complaint, a vehicle was reported stolen from the Red Lake...
May 14, 2014 - 12:30pm
May 10, 2014
Man charged with relationship with minor
A Ponsford man with a long criminal history is adding another charge to that lengthy file. David Charles Adams, 27, is already sitting in...
May 10, 2014 - 10:30am
April 5, 2014
Jury trial set for Ponsford man
A jury trial has been set for a Ponsford man accused of threatening his girlfriend’s father with a sawed-off shotgun in a dispute over money. According to the report filed with the Becker County Court, 38-year-old Karayan Adamma Koening is facing four felonies, including two...
April 5, 2014 - 3:00pm
March 23, 2014
Ponsford man in court for aggravated robbery
A Ponsford man appeared Tuesday in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of first degree aggravated robbery. Travis Jerome Norcross, 31, has been charged in connection with a Jan. 18 armed robbery at the Osage Liquor Store. Though he is not the man suspected of coming...
March 23, 2014 - 7:00am
March 20, 2014
Ponsford man sentenced for 4th domestic assault
A Ponsford man was sentenced last week in Becker County District Court on a felony domestic assault charge. Roman Jesus Chavez, Jr., 28, of 56311 284th St., Ponsford, was ordered to serve 21 months (1¾ years) in prison, with credit for 208 days already served, and fined $210,...
March 20, 2014 - 2:00pm
March 13, 2014
Ponsford woman charged with drugs
A Ponsford woman made her first appearance Monday in Becker County District Court on a felony drug possession charge. Michaelene Joy Norcross, 39, of 28140 476th Ave., Ponsford, was charged following a Feb. 27 incident in which a vehicle was found in the ditch along 460th Avenue...
March 13, 2014 - 10:00am
January 15, 2014
Arrest warrant issued for assault of brother
An arrest warrant has been issued for a Ponsford man on the felony charge of third degree assault after he failed to make his first scheduled appearance Monday in Becker County District Court. Robin Dean Heinonen, 44, of 28138 490th Ave., Ponsford, was charged in connection with...
January 15, 2014 - 8:00pm
Hearing held Monday for murder, arson suspect
The Ponsford-area man accused of setting the Dec. 29 house fire that led to the death of his girlfriend appeared in Becker County District Court Monday afternoon. Charles James Jones, 48, has been charged with two counts of second degree murder and one count of first degree arson. He...
January 15, 2014 - 11:00am
December 31, 2013
Update: Murder charges filed in Ponsford death
A Ponsford man has been charged with two counts of second-degree murder and one count of first-degree arson in the death of a woman who lived...
December 31, 2013 - 5:08pm
Foul play suspected in Ponsford death
A man has been arrested and foul play is suspected in the death of a person Monday afternoon in Ponsford. Charles James Jones, 48, who lives at 29486 County Road 129, Ponsford was arrested at a residence near his burning wood-frame house. The fire at the Jones house was reported...
December 31, 2013 - 10:17am
June 12, 2013
Ponsford man gets jail for assault
A Ponsford man was convicted and sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony domestic assault charge. Brett Warren Stevens, 18, of 49238 280th St., Ponsford, was given a stay of imposition on a potential prison sentence, on conditions including completion of 30 days in...
June 12, 2013 - 11:14am
May 29, 2013
Kapashesit graduates from Macalester
Ajuawak Kapashesit, the son of Winona LaDuke of Ponsford, Minnesota, graduated from Macalester College on Saturday, May 18. Kapashesit received a liberal arts degree in Linguistics. Kapashesit is a graduate of Detroit Lakes High School. Commencement ceremonies included an academic...
May 29, 2013 - 8:45am
May 11, 2013
Man gets jail for having shotgun
A Ponsford man was convicted and sentenced in Becker County District Court on two separate felony firearms violations, as well as a charge of fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle. Beaux Michael Duvall, 24, of 28100 476th St., Ponsford, was sentenced on one of the firearms...
May 11, 2013 - 12:00pm
Man gets prison time for having muzzleloader
A Ponsford man has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Harley Louis Warren, 20, of 1308 County Road 124, Ponsford, was ordered to serve 36 months (three years) in prison and pay $135 in court fines...
May 11, 2013 - 9:00am