Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
Man accused of kidnapping, assault
Fargo couple involved in shootout with deputy tied to burglary at veterinary clinic
Tanker carrying de-icer rolls over on icy I-94 near Evansville
Eastern Minnesota under air quality alert
Waubun woman arrested for abuse of toddler
Lady Hornets’ playoffs run ends
Local Sports Scores - Thursday, March 6th
Rebels overcome halftime deficit, beat Vikings in OT
Lucky Fun Run will be March 15
Frazee wrestling places three in Class 1A state meet
In the Zone
Immersed in literature one word at a time
French toast brunch with Rep. Green in Lake Park Saturday
Social Security: Money earned pre-retirement shouldn’t reduce benefits
Essentia Health-St. Mary’s births
Remmen named to U of M dean’s list
Friends & Neighbors
Tough winter for wildlife
Bear researcher's two-week ‘trial’ concludes; judge will issue report in late April
Brad Laabs: Prepare ahead to get ice houses off lakes
Blane Klemek: Sharptails are a delight in the outdoors and on the table
Rogers’ hand-feeding of bears increases risk for public, scientist testifies
Another try at Sunday liquor sales could start with 'baby step'
DL's Chris Reep earns top honors for growth
General surgeon joins Essentia Health St. Mary's in Detroit Lakes
A view from the top: Detroit Mountain construction in full force
ProBuild hires new general manager for DL, Hawley
Letter: Thanks for your ‘Giving Hearts’ Becker County
Here’s how to get public records
Lynn Hummel: DIDOs — better than the Oscars
Sen. Kent Eken: Getting back to work in the MN Senate
Good news on the education gap
Piano duo to perform two concerts as part of Motion theater fundraiser Saturday at Holmes
Lakes Area Chorale, Youth Choir to make debut at March 9 concert in DL
Detroit Lakes library full of Dr. Seuss magic this month
'Mr. History' comes to Detroit Lakes Library March 12
Country legend Ricky Skaggs at Shooting Star this Friday
DAWN MARIE OMVIG
Miss Northwest Committee looking for volunteers
Northland Real Estate Guide
Guide to Becker County 2014
April 28, 2009
Roseau official pleads guilty to false tax return
A Roseau County commissioner has pleaded guilty to one felony count of filing false tax returns to the state. Alan Johnston of Warroad admitted in Roseau County Court today that he underreported income to the state for the tax years 2002 through 2006.
April 28, 2009 - 9:23am
April 9, 2009
Men help save sleeping Roseau man from fire
ROSEAU - Todd Hites was about to take a midday break at his auto shop when he glanced out the window, saw his neighbor's house and did a double take. "I thought, 'That just ain't quite right,' " he said.
April 9, 2009 - 8:52am
February 24, 2009
Felon voter in Roseau County to spend 30 days behind bars
The felon who notified his probation officer before voting in the presidential election in November in Roseau County was sentenced Monday to spend 30 days in jail for illegally casting a ballot. Eric Stephen Willems, 25, of Warroad, Minn., is a convicted sex offender who spent four...
February 24, 2009 - 12:18pm
January 23, 2009
Roseau coping with 110 layoffs at local Polaris plant
ROSEAU - At the Job Service office in Roseau, Bonny Stechmann has seen a steady stream of newly unemployed workers the past two weeks. Some...
January 23, 2009 - 12:00am
January 19, 2009
Man tries, fails to rob Roseau North Country Inn and Suites; police look for suspect
An armed short man wearing blue jeans attempted to rob a motel early Sunday morning in Roseau. At 1:03 a.m. today, a man described as 5 feet, 2 inches tall, and 100 to 120 pounds, wearing a "blue-denim colored coat and blue jeans," tried to rob the North Country Inn and Suites, using...
January 19, 2009 - 12:00am
January 11, 2009
Complaint: Underage fargo woman drank with law officers in Roseau County
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - A 20-year-old Fargo woman says she drank a beer at a Roseau County, Minn., house party attended by officers from multiple agencies but maintains they did not know she was underage and that she got the beer from her parents' fridge. "(The officers) would never...
January 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
Convicted felon's vote warrants arrest
The way Eric Stephen Willems voted was a crime. On Election Day, Willems, 25, went to his polling place in Lake Town Hall in Roseau County and cast his ballot in the historic presidential election. Then, he was arrested and jailed for voting. The problem was that the Warroad man...
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
Bovine tuberculosis: USDA approves 'split-state status' for Minnesota
GRAND FORKS - The U.S. Department of Agriculture has approved a "split-state status" for Minnesota in its fight against bovine tuberculosis, improving conditions for a great part of the state's cattle industry, state officials announced Thursday. "This has been a long-awaited point...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
May 27, 2008
Prosecutors: Stolen ATV may have been motive for murder
An ATV stolen from a Roseau County residence in late 2006 was at the crux of testimony Tuesday in the continuing murder trial of rural Waubun resident Kenneth Andersen. Andersen, 34, was indicted by a Becker County grand jury in September for first-degree, premeditated homicide...
May 27, 2008 - 12:00am