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Raiders, Greyhounds to meet for Fosston holiday title
Offensive woes continue for Laker girls
Pelican Rapids completes sweep at Frazee
Viking girls hold on for win at Frazee
Wrestlers looking to jump back in section mix
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Styles on Willow has a new hair stylist
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
Meet author Jerry Mevissen Sunday in Wadena
Bus trip to see Takei's 'Allegiance' on Tuesday, Dec. 13: One-night-only screening of Broadway play about Japanese-Americans’ ordeal during World War II to be held at West Acres Cinema
The power of music: Christmas Sing-Along fundraiser set for Sunday at Holmes Theatre
Grace Lutheran to host Holiday Vendor Fair
'World's best tribute to young Elvis' comes to Detroit Lakes Saturday
Helen C. Erickson
Diana Lynn Aker
Eugene (Gene) A. Nelson
Melvin Martin Goodman
Jeffrey Lee Olds
Pipeline protesters in ND win Pyrrhic victory
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Does penalizing airlines for customer service infractions do any good?
Don't curse the clouds, they have surprising benefits
Towering trees of Itasca Park are from a bygone age
It's December, bring on the ice fishing!
This is the time to go after trophy muskies
Wanted: More deer hunters in Minnesota
Now is the time to plan a Boundary Waters trip
Men's Chorus Christmas concert set Sunday in Pelican Rapids
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Tuxes & Tails: Rescued dogs, tuxedo’d handlers to strut their stuff on the runway this coming Friday
'An Andy and Bing Christmas': Former NFL player to bring classic Christmas show to DL
Pine to Palm
December 31, 2012
Health issues part of legislative mix
A mix of health-related legislation awaits Minnesota legislators, ranging from rewriting state sex offender treatment laws to finding ways to mesh state programs with Obamacare. "We have a lot to do," said Sen. Tony Lourey, DFL-Kerrick, the new Senate Health and Human Services Finance...
December 31, 2012 - 8:32am
April 16, 2012
Sex charges against ex-pastor stir online controversy for Minnesota Missouri Synod Lutherans
A spirited discussion is taking place on a website written by and read by members of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod over how the conservative Lutheran church will respond to the recent arrest of a former pastor who had been hired despite being a convicted sex offender.
April 16, 2012 - 8:34am
October 13, 2011
Jailed sex offender to move to Akeley
Akeley residents were apprised of the background of a Level 3 Predatory Sex Offender who moved to the city in September, Joshua Joe Dexter, 30. Mark...
October 13, 2011 - 8:46am
October 4, 2011
Second Level III sex offender moving into Park Rapids
A second Level III sex offender will be moving to Park Rapids next month. Mark Anthony Rehm, 27, is due to be released from prison Oct.
October 4, 2011 - 8:38am
August 31, 2011
Police: Moorhead rapist returning today after release from prison
MOORHEAD - A high-risk sex offender who raped a 13-year-old girl while she babysat her younger siblings is moving to Moorhead today, prompting...
August 31, 2011 - 11:58am
May 10, 2011
Two high-risk sex offenders moving to Wadena County
The Wadena County Sheriff's Office and the Verndale Police Department have announced a community notification meeting May 10 from 6-8 p.m. at...
May 10, 2011 - 2:08pm
March 15, 2011
Committee OKs tougher sex offender sentences
ST. PAUL -- An 8-year-old effort to keep sex offenders in jail longer began a new trek on Tuesday through the Minnesota Legislature. The House Public Safety and Crime Prevention Committee unanimously approved a proposal that would force many of the worst offenders to spend 60 years...
March 15, 2011 - 2:37pm
December 7, 2010
Harwood reacts to sex offender moving to town -- School to lock doors during day, build fence around playground
HARWOOD, N.D. - The wife of convicted sex offender Adam N. Anderson told Harwood residents she'll answer any questions they have - at any time. Hatte...
December 7, 2010 - 8:53am
December 3, 2010
Baca pleads guilty to felony charge
A convicted rapist pleaded guilty Thursday in Becker County District Court to a charge of violating predatory offender laws. Robert Baca, a 44-year-old Level III sex offender, faces a maximum penalty of five years in prison and a fine of up to $10,000. However, sentencing guidelines...
December 3, 2010 - 8:43am
May 5, 2009
State appeals court reverses ruling, commits sex offender in Otter Tail County case
ST. PAUL - The Minnesota Court of Appeals has reversed a Clay County judge's ruling and found that a convicted sex offender is a sexually dangerous individual and civilly committed him. David Bryon Baker, who was in custody pending the appellate decision, pleaded guilty in 2001 in...
May 5, 2009 - 9:39pm
February 13, 2009
Detroit Lakes man gets 14 months for failing to register as sex offender
Joshua Dale Rogers, 27, of 1113 Wilson Ave., Detroit Lakes has been sentenced to prison on a felony count of violating the predatory offender registration law. According to court records: Rogers was convicted of third-degree criminal sexual conduct in 2002. His last registered address...
February 13, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Northome/Kelliher boys basketball coach charged with sex crimes
The head coach of the Northome/Kelliher high school boys basketball team has been charged with four counts of criminal sexual conduct. Robert Jay Stueven, 39, of Mizpah, was charged Jan. 6 in Koochiching County District Court with two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct,...
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
December 30, 2008
Woman sentenced for public fornication
A woman charged with having sex in a Hankinson bar has been given the same sentence as her male partner, but a judge also ordered that she undergo a psychiatric evaluation. Richland County prosecutors say 21-year-old Adriane Diede, of Breckenridge, Minn., and 23-year-old Joshua Fenske...
December 30, 2008 - 12:00am
December 15, 2008
Level 3 offender charged with failing to register, warrant issued
An arrest warrant was issued Friday for a Level 3 sex offender who was the subject of a community notification meeting in Detroit Lakes last...
December 15, 2008 - 12:00am
December 4, 2008
Public sex in Hankinson bar leads city council to decide bar should close for week, serve two years probation
HANKINSON, N.D. - The City Council here unanimously decided that a bar owner must close his business for a week starting Saturday, serve two years of probation and pay the city's legal fees as punishment after two 21-year-old patrons were charged with having public drunken sex in...
December 4, 2008 - 12:00am