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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
May 22, 2018
DL man gets 33 months for burglary
Kyle James Bachmeier, 30, of Detroit Lakes has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony second-degree burglary.
May 22, 2018 - 5:45pm
May 16, 2018
Man gets prison for threats of violence
Marvin Joseph Bellecourt, 46, of rural Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of making threats of violence. According to court records, he threatened several times to kill his ex-girlfriend and her children. He has a history of domestic assault:...
May 16, 2018 - 4:46pm
Man gets prison after being caught in stolen car
Wesley James Warren, 37, of rural Mahnomen has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of receiving stolen property. According to court records, on Aug. 27 he was a passenger in a stolen vehicle pulled over by a tribal police officer on County Road 34 near...
May 16, 2018 - 10:09am
March 29, 2018
Frazee man gets prison time for arson
Michael Jack Strehlow, 26, of rural Frazee, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony first-degree arson. According to court records, the Becker County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a fire near Highway 10 and upon arriving at the scene found a mobile...
March 29, 2018 - 11:58am
Ogema man gets prison for threatening ex-girlfriend
Martin Joseph Bellecourt, 46, of rural Ogema, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony threats of violence. A felony stalking charge was dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records, about 6 a.m. on Aug. 15 he threw a rock through the window screen...
March 29, 2018 - 11:47am
February 28, 2018
Man gets five years on firearms violation
Lawrence William Goodman, also known as Lawrence William Eaglefeather, also known as Sonny Goodman, 39, of Mahnomen, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony firearm violation — felon convicted of a crime of violence. According to court records, on Jan....
February 28, 2018 - 10:00am
February 18, 2018
Waubun man gets five years for loaded handgun
Stephen Clifford Stone, 26, of rural Waubun has been sentenced in Becker County District Court to five years in prison for felon in possession of a firearm, a felony. Fourth- and fifth-degree felony drug charges were dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records, at 10:14...
February 18, 2018 - 9:00am
February 17, 2018
Man gets 23 months in prison for escape
Nicholas Edward Durant, 27, of White Earth has been sentenced in Becker County District Court to nearly two years in prison for felony escape from custody. According to court records, on June 4 Detroit Lakes police were called to the Minnesota Department of Corrections' halfway house...
February 17, 2018 - 5:00pm
February 15, 2018
Waubun man gets 43 months for burglary
Justin Ryan Finch, 23, of rural Waubun has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony second-degree burglary. According to court records, on March 12 White Earth tribal police responded to a burglary report at a residence on Highway 113 in Becker County. The homeowner...
February 15, 2018 - 5:00pm
January 26, 2018
Cocaine sale brings 5 years in prison
Ethan Patrick Winter, 24, whose last address is with the Teen Challenge program in Brainerd, has been sentenced to more than five years in prison for selling cocaine. He was charged in Becker County District Court with felony first-degree controlled substance crime. According to court...
January 26, 2018 - 4:00pm
January 8, 2018
DL teen gets prison for knife attack
A Detroit Lakes man who a witness said "just went crazy with a knife" has been sentenced to prison. Casey Dakota Essary, 18, was sentenced Dec. 22 in Becker County District Court on a felony second-degree assault charge. A second felony charge of second-degree assault was dropped...
January 8, 2018 - 4:00pm
December 22, 2017
Man gets prison for Waubun assault, theft
Jeremy Jerome Person, 29, of the Todd County Detention Center in Long Prairie, has been sentenced to more than three years in prison for robbery. He was sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of simple robbery. A felony charge of first-degree aggravated robbery...
December 22, 2017 - 8:00am
October 19, 2012
Drug ring member beaten by fellow inmate in Grand Forks jail
The East Grand Forks man in jail for giving a friend a fatal dose of synthetic drugs was beaten up by a fellow inmate for talking with authorities,...
October 19, 2012 - 9:37am
February 25, 2009
Lawmakers want to use private prison
ST. PAUL - Some Minnesota legislators want to move more prisoners from state facilities to a private prison, saving the state $12 million in the next two years. Others object, saying prisons should be a state, not private, enterprise. The 776 medium security prisoners at the Moose...
February 25, 2009 - 3:24pm
February 19, 2009
North Dakota Senate OKs $67 million for prison addition, remodel
BISMARCK - The North Dakota Senate this morning passed the bill that funds a $67 million construction project at the North Dakota State Penitentiary in Bismarck. Senate Bill 2030 includes replacement of a 100-year-old cell house, new medical and administration facilities and more...
February 19, 2009 - 9:56am