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Home and Sport Show set for next weekend in DL
'Nowhere to Lay Their Heads': March 25 forum at Ecumen turns spotlight on homelessness
Man reported missing from the Cormorant area
Local agencies team up to fight elder abuse
AgweekTV: Eyes on the Ears
Tappe finishes career at Northern State
North Central All-Star basketball games looking for players
Nielsen third in shot put for Gophers in outdoors opener
Barnesville rallies around football coach after stroke
Huskers sixth, Smith ninth, at Clover Cup
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
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Kenneth "Bud" Koenig
Eugene M. Roerick
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
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
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
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
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
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