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Mahnomen County police ask for help as drug overdoses rise
Frazee man gets over five years for meth
Man accused of stealing $1,200 worth of cigarettes
DL Ice Harvest Committee rallies to generate local ice palace project after St. Paul plans fall through
Happenings around Becker County
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Tracy state butterfly champ, Lakers 11th at Class A True Team
Mahnomen-Waubun Thunderbirds logo revealed
Indians extend win streak to seven games
Bombers seeded fourth in Section 6, 9-man
Lakers steamroll Prowlers to finish regular season
You may qualify for extra help paying your drug costs
Parrot Heads give $8,000 to Marshmallow Foundation
Holy Rosary announces scholarship winners
How did Social Security work without computers?
friends & neighbors
October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month
Gas prices down this week
Making an IMPACT: Local crew sets out to begin book binding business
Norby's accepts Retailer of the Year award
Having trouble paying your heating bill? LIHEAP could help
It's creepy, it's kooky, mysterious and spooky: Halloween events aplenty set for lakes area this month
"Classic Country" tribute coming to Holmes Theatre Oct. 19
Pat & Donna Surface to present 'Remember When' at NYM Saturday
The history of Columbus Day
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Duane Douglas Nelson
Philip Wayne Arneson
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Sharon L. Vareberg
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Guest Editorial: Technology in cars is causing more crashes
Potatoes - they're what's for dinner
Letter: Tax chair says cities, counties better not raise taxes
Letter: St. Paul Ice Palace group thanks supporters in DL
Asian Lady Beetles are pesky but harmless
Fishing opportunities heat up as water temps drop
Full-moon fishing in October is fantastic
In the woods, a lot can happen in an hour
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
October 4, 2017
Crime & accidents
Thursday, Sept. 21 At 11:56 a.m. a caller reported someone had broken into a cabin on the 36000 block of 295th Avenue in Ogema. At 2:05 p.m. a purse was reportedly stolen from a cart on the 600 block of Highway 10 in Detroit Lakes. At 6:04 p.m. a mailbox was reportedly damaged on...
October 4, 2017 - 9:49am
February 14, 2017
Officers make arrests minutes after Valentine’s morning robbery at Orton’s
A clerk at Orton’s Convenience Store in Audubon reported being robbed by two males wielding knives just after 1 a.m. on Valentine’s Day. The clerk was not injured, but the males fled the scene with an undetermined amount of cash and various convenience store goods, according to...
February 14, 2017 - 11:11am
April 3, 2016
Five years in prison for DL Tobacco robbery
A Ponsford man has been sentenced to more than five years in prison for robbing a Detroit Lakes tobacco store. George Robert Taylor, 28, of Box 91, Ponsford, was charged in Becker County District Court with felony aggravated robbery. According to court records, he was one of two men...
April 3, 2016 - 5:20am
November 4, 2015
Bad timing for robber: Officers were nearby
A man is in custody after an armed robbery at Shopko in Fergus Falls. Fergus Falls police Sgt. Connor West says that at around 4:30 p.m. a man showed a knife and demanded money at the store at 226 E Lincoln Ave. The man ran from the store with an undisclosed amount of cash,...
November 4, 2015 - 11:01am
April 8, 2015
Armed robbery reported at Papa Murphy's in Fargo
FARGO – Police responded to an armed robbery at Papa Murphy's in south Fargo Tuesday night. According to Fargo Police Sgt. Matt Christensen,...
April 8, 2015 - 10:24am
January 2, 2015
Suspect in Moorhead armed robbery is arrested
A suspect in the armed robbery of a Moorhead, bank on Monday was arrested in Fargo at about 6:15 Tuesday night, according to a release from the city of Moorhead. Malcolm Roy Evans, 52, of Fargo was arrested at a motel in south Fargo on charges related to aggravated robbery and kidnapping,...
January 2, 2015 - 2:10pm
December 12, 2014
Robbery investigated at Bagley Dollar Store
BAGLEY, Minn. - Authorities are investigating a robbery Thursday night at a Bagley business. An unidentified female got away with an undisclosed amount money from the Family Dollar Store at about 7:25 p.m.
December 12, 2014 - 11:22am
July 16, 2014
Breckenridge police come up empty-handed after reported pharmacy robbery
BRECKENRIDGE, Minn. - Police responding to a reported robbery in progress at a downtown pharmacy here surrounded the building at gunpoint for three hours late Wednesday afternoon before finding there was no suspect inside. Customers and staff of the Thrifty White Pharmacy at 126...
July 16, 2014 - 10:48pm
May 20, 2014
‘Man in Black’ bank robber gets 14 years for ‘reign of terror’
ST. PAUL -- It took a year for Sheikh Bilaal Muhammad Arafat — known to the FBI as the “Man in Black” — to rob 31 banks. The terror...
May 20, 2014 - 7:30am
April 30, 2014
No suspects in tobacco store robbery
Detroit Lakes Police still have no suspects in the DL Tobacco shop armed robbery from last week. However, they are releasing a description...
April 30, 2014 - 1:30pm
April 25, 2014
Armed robbery at DL Tobbaco
Detroit Lakes police are searching for two suspects in an armed robbery that occurred about 3:30 p.m. Thursday at DL Tobacco. A young Detroit...
April 25, 2014 - 2:20pm
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 22, 2014
Suspect in Alexandria armed robberies arrested
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - A suspect has been arrested in connection with a series of armed robberies in Alexandria, police reported Friday night. Alexandria Police Chief Rick Wyffels said in a news release that Michael Warren, 27, of Alexandria, had been taken into custody. "We have...
March 22, 2014 - 9:41am
March 19, 2014
Alexandria robbery could be linked to two others
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Alexandria police believe a convenience store robbery Tuesday night is linked to two other recent robberies in the area,...
March 19, 2014 - 8:29pm
March 11, 2014
Video store robber ties up clerk, customer in Alexandria, Minn.
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Police here are investigating an armed robbery in which the suspect tied up a video store clerk and a customer late Monday. According...
March 11, 2014 - 10:10am