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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
friends & neighbors
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
July 27, 2013
Woman gets jail for shoplifting
A Red Lake woman accused of taking more than $1,000 in merchandise from Walmart without paying for it on March 11 was sentenced recently in Becker County District Court on a felony property theft charge. Marla Jo Fairbanks, whose address is listed as P.O.
July 27, 2013 - 1:00pm
July 26, 2013
Red Lake celebrates groundbreaking for new government center, tribal college
RED LAKE, Minn. -- With an eagle soaring overhead, the Red Lake Nation on Thursday celebrated the groundbreaking of its new government center...
July 26, 2013 - 9:48am
July 16, 2013
Red Lake woman charged with murder
RED LAKE -- Nearly two weeks after the stabbing death of Byron Lussier, the 50-year-old Red Lake man’s family is still dealing with the consequences of his passing. Christopher Lussier, 30, said his father died as a result of a brutal attack at the hands of Allison Ann Brown,...
July 16, 2013 - 8:21am
May 30, 2013
Red Lake man pleads guilty to brutal assault
MINNEAPOLIS -- A Red Lake man accused of cutting another man’s neck with speaker wire pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Minneapolis, according to the U.S. Justice Department. James Waybenais, 19, entered his plea on a charge of assault resulting in serious bodily...
May 30, 2013 - 8:10am
April 10, 2013
Man admits breaking baby’s arm at Red Lake reservation
The caretaker of a baby girl in the Red Lake Indian Reservation has admitted he was responsible for her broken arm, pleading guilty to child endangerment on Monday, the FBI said. Travis Aaron Rosebear, 21, took care of the 15-month-old girl and five other children while their parents...
April 10, 2013 - 8:11am
November 20, 2010
Murder charges filed in Red Lake reservation shootings
The FBI announced late this afternoon it has brought murder charges against two men still on the loose who are suspects in the fatal shooting Nov.
November 20, 2010 - 8:40am
July 26, 2010
Red Lake couple convicted of assaulting baby
A federal jury in Duluth has convicted a Red Lake couple of child abuse. According to a press release from the U.S. Department of Justice: Charles William Prentice Jr., 26, was found guilty of one count of aggravated assault and one count of child endangerment. Showy Shalette Johnson,...
July 26, 2010 - 8:29am
April 7, 2010
Youth Leadership Conference: Preparing youth for inheritance of Red Lake community
Don't look back. No chances. Don't settle. Win. As an American Indian growing up in Oklahoma, Chance Rush, unable to read by eighth grade, was...
April 7, 2010 - 8:45am
December 10, 2009
Man arrested in Red Lake for illegally possessing 2,000 tablets of prescription drug
GRAND FORKS -- A man wanted on a federal warrant from Michigan was arrested Friday on the Red Lake Indian Reservation in connection with possessing illegally more than 2,000 tablets of prescription drugs, reported the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office in Bemidji. Omar Sharif Beasley,...
December 10, 2009 - 9:08am
November 11, 2009
Two indicted for murder on Red Lake Reservation
BEMIDJI - A federal grand jury has returned an indictment against a 27-year-old man and a 22-year-old woman, both of Redby, Minn., for allegedly murdering a 21-year-old man on the Red Lake Indian Reservation. In an indictment filed with the U.S. District Court Tuesday, Kelly James...
November 11, 2009 - 10:44am
November 5, 2009
Red Lake man under federal indictment on charges of committing sex crimes against 2 boys
BEMIDJI -- A federal grand jury has returned an indictment against a 21-year-old Red Lake man for allegedly sexually abusing two boys ages 6 and 7 on the Red Lake Indian Reservation. In an indictment filed with the U.S. District Court Wednesday, Eagle Wind Lajeunesse was charged...
November 5, 2009 - 12:45pm
October 31, 2009
Red Lake man sentenced in scalding assault
A Red Lake man must serve five years in prison and three years of supervised release for pouring scalding water and food on a woman, causing third-degree burns on her head, shoulders, arms and back, the U.S. attorney's office said in a news release. Ronald Dean Oakgrove, 42, pleaded...
October 31, 2009 - 4:21pm
August 21, 2009
Red Lake man indicted for abuse
BEMIDJI -- A 26-year-old Red Lake man has been indicted in federal court for allegedly sexually abusing a woman in May. According to a press release from the U.S.
August 21, 2009 - 9:34am
August 13, 2009
Red Lake man indicted for abuse
A 26-year-old Red Lake man has been indicted in federal court for allegedly sexually abusing a woman in May. According to a press release from the U.S.
August 13, 2009 - 10:23am
May 29, 2009
Red Lake moves closer to full federal child protection funding
BEMIDJI - A $500,000 appropriation from the 2009 Legislature allows the Red Lake Band of Chippewa to move closer to full funding of child protection cases. The monies will allow the Red Lake Nation to transition from Beltrami County and the state of Minnesota to a direct relationship...
May 29, 2009 - 2:00pm