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Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
County museum abloom with events this weekend
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
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
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
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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
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
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
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
RURAL PONSFORD — Two people were pronounced dead at the scene Friday following a single vehicle crash that occurred on Becker County Highway 35, west of Ice Cracking Lodge, during the early morning hours. The names of the deceased are being withheld pending family notification....
7 hours 2 min ago
March 27, 2018
Becker Sheriff's K9 unit helps arrest man after search
With the help of the Becker County Sheriff's Office K9 dog Cooper, a man was arrested Sunday morning on a felony warrant after fleeing into a wooded area off County Road 46. Dyllon Glatzmaier, 26, of Ponsford was driving near Boot Lake in Savannah Township when a sheriff's deputy...
March 27, 2018 - 11:39am
March 2, 2018
Man charged with violating predatory offender registration law
Charles Joseph Neeland, 37, of rural Ponsford has been charged in Becker County District Court with violating the predatory offender registration law, a felony. According to court records, on Dec. 30, 2008, he was convicted of felony false imprisonment and is required to register...
March 2, 2018 - 12:00pm
Man charged with violating no-contact order
Adrian Matthew Warren, 19, of rural Ponsford has been charged in Becker County District Court with violating a no-contact order, a felony, and providing a false name to a police officer, a gross misdemeanor.
March 2, 2018 - 11:00am
February 16, 2018
Man charged with felony witness tampering
Joshua Allen Croud, 30, of Ponsford has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony first-degree tampering with a witness to prevent testimony. According to court records, on Feb. 6 an agent with the West Central Minnesota Drug and Violent Crime Task Force was monitoring...
February 16, 2018 - 1:00pm
February 10, 2018
UPDATE: Suspects named in pedestrian death near Pine Point
A Ponsford man had died following a hit and run on Pow Wow Highway, about a half mile east of Pine Point. The crash happened Thursday, Feb. 8...
February 10, 2018 - 3:09pm
February 9, 2018
Man charged with felony escape from custody
Adrian Matthew Warren,19, of rural Ponsford has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony escape from custody. According to court records, Warren was in jail on another charge, and on Dec. 27 was ordered to complete inpatient chemical dependency treatment when a bed...
February 9, 2018 - 4:00pm
February 3, 2018
Man accused of violating restraining order
Randy Lee Kettle., 35, of Ponsford has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony violating a no-contact order. According to court records, a domestic no-contact order was served on Kettle on July 21 ordering him not to contact the woman in any way. On Jan. 17, a Becker...
February 3, 2018 - 9:00am
November 22, 2017
Man charged with gun, ammo, drugs, DWI
Bradley George Bloom, 30, of Ponsford has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony possessing a firearm (after being convicted of a crime of violence), felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime, and gross misdemeanor DWI. According to court records, at 1:55 a.m....
November 22, 2017 - 1:30pm
Three injured in crash that requires driver to be extracted from vehicle, extent of injuries unknown
Three area people were injured in a one-vehicle crash along the 32000 block of Highway 26 in the early hours of Nov. 21. According to a press...
November 22, 2017 - 11:34am
November 12, 2017
Man sentenced for burglary at Richwood Store
Joshua Richard Basswood, 20, of Ponsford, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony third-degree burglary. According to court records, on Aug. 30, a Becker County sheriff's sergeant responded to a report of a burglary at the Richwood Store. A window had been broken...
November 12, 2017 - 7:00am
November 11, 2017
Charges dropped against man accused of repeatedly punching girlfriend in face
Charges have been dropped against a man accused of punching a woman in the face multiple times and dragging her downstairs by her hair when she tried to call 911. Wesley Robert Warren, 19, of Ponsford had been charged in Becker County District Court with two felony counts of domestic...
November 11, 2017 - 8:00am
October 26, 2017
Man sentenced for multiple assaults
Adrian Matthew Warren, 19, of Ponsford has been sentenced in Becker County District County for several separate incidents, including assaulting a man and a woman at their home in Ponsford; assaulting a woman with a bicycle tire and breaking her ear drum; and a domestic assault. In...
October 26, 2017 - 10:00am
October 19, 2017
Man accused of stealing $1,200 worth of cigarettes
Joshua Richard Basswood, 20, of Ponsford, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony third-degree burglary. According to court records, on Aug. 30, a Becker County sheriff's sergeant responded to a report of a burglary at a rural restaurant-store that was not named...
October 19, 2017 - 5:08pm
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