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New Mexico Supreme Court rules to allow same-sex marriage
Love, Pekovic lead Wolves over Blazers
Laker Hall of Honor accepting nominations for 2014 class
Braves obtain Twins' Doumit in trade
Vikings chuck Freeman audition in favor of competing with Cassel
Boys Basketball: Cihak goes off on Pats to pace DL to Mid-State win
In the Zone
Canadian Pacific Holiday Train made its annual stop in DL Monday
Caught up in the gifts: Thankfulness, gratitude should last through Christmas, not just stop after Thanksgiving
Jessica Karley: Masala Chai provides delicious spin on familiar dessert
Howard Kossover: Social Security benefits did not originally include cost-of-living adjustment
Friends & Neighbors
It's official: Bull elk is a Minnesota record
Brad Laabs: New products help drive ice fishing industry
Blane Klemek: Minnesota’s resident wildlife tough it out through the winter
Don’t look past late season pheasants
Preliminary ‘13 deer harvest numbers released
Foltz Trucking coordinates local toy drive
Gervais moves stylist chair to Personal FX
Shoremaster names local dealer top pick
Solid U.S. retail sales boost economic outlook
Audubon neighbors find perfect business match
Our Opinion: FDA acts to curb farm antibiotics
Lynn Hummel: Lessons on standing in line
Letter: Thank you for support, kindness, generocity
Letter: GOP ‘Wrecking Crew’ should leave the Pope alone
Our Opinion: Too cold to enjoy Christmas?
'Anchorman 2' revives cult classic, but has Ron Burgundy sold out?
Lonestar’s holiday show is Friday at Shooting Star
Rock & Roll Christmas Spectacular tonight at Historic Holmes Theatre
Travis Tritt, 2 other acts added to WE Fest lineup
Danell Haspel: Ideas for holiday get-togethers at library
BISON TICKET AUCTION: Auction winner is John H at $150!!
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
March 19, 2012
Priest accused of sexually assaulting Minnesota girl in 2004, arrested in India
Megan Peterson was home with family near Middle River, Minn., on spring break from college this weekend when she heard that the fugitive priest...
March 19, 2012 - 8:42am
February 6, 2009
Man gets 21 months for groping girl, violating restraining order
Kenneth Lee Jackson, 30, of 36095 Lynx Lane, White Earth has been sentenced for felony violation of a restraining order and gross misdemeanor fifth-degree criminal sexual conduct. He was originally charged with felony fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct and obstructing a peace...
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
January 9, 2009
Update: Sexual conduct charges dismissed, new charge filed, against Fargo man
Joshua John Myhre, 25, of 2571 Villa Drive, Fargo has had two criminal sexual conduct charges against him dismissed in Becker County District Court. He was charged with felony fourth- and gross misdemeanor fifth-degree criminal sexual conduct for allegedly groping two women while...
January 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 8, 2008
Criminal sexual conduct trial starts for prominent local businessman and hog farmer Robert Briard
Jury selection finished Tuesday in the Robert William Briard case. In all, 12 jurors and two alternates were selected to hear the case. Becker County prosecutors have charged Briard, 61, of 38501 County Road 56, Frazee, with a half-dozen counts of criminal sexual conduct. The...
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December 8, 2008 - 12:00am
December 2, 2008
Rochert man accused of criminal sexual conduct
Bail has been set at $200,000 for a Rochert man accused of sexual contact with a young boy. Paul Patrick Wayne Clow, 21, of 40277 County Road 126, Rochert, has been charged in Becker County District with felony first-degree criminal sexual conduct. He allegedly had oral sexual...
December 2, 2008 - 12:00am
December 1, 2008
Hubbard County deputy under investigation in sexual assault case
A suspended Hubbard County deputy has surrendered a DNA sample in an alleged sexual assault case after a district court judge ordered him to. The sample is currently being processed to determine if it matches evidence seized in the incident, which occurred Aug. 13 in Akeley. Investigating...
December 1, 2008 - 12:00am
November 14, 2008
Man gets two years in prison for attempted sexual assault
Paul David Faga, 53, of 511 54th Ave. N., St. Cloud, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court to two years in prison for attempted sexual assault. According to court records: Faga is charged with felony attempted third-degree criminal sexual conduct for an incident that...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
Man gets 12 years for criminal sexual conduct
Steven George Whitaker, 42, of 21943 Highway 227, Sebeka has been sentenced in Becker County District Court to 12 years in prison for first-degree criminal sexual conduct. He was also convicted of third-degree criminal sexual conduct. According to court records: On Sept. 15,...
November 14, 2008 - 12:00am
November 7, 2008
Man charged with rape
Gregory Gilbert Ashley, 19, of 36089 Pike trail, Ponsford, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony third-degree criminal sexual conduct -- force or coercion. According to court records: On Oct.
November 7, 2008 - 12:00am
May 22, 2008
Former teacher charged with sexual misconduct
A former Lake Park -Audubon teacher has been charged with felony third-degree criminal sexual conduct for allegedly having intercourse with a 15-year-old girl. Jared Lee Sanborn, 25, of P.O. Box 122, Lake Park, appeared in Becker County District Court Wednesday. According to court...
May 22, 2008 - 12:00am
February 10, 2008
Address correction for sentenced Dalton man
Wesley Allen Lauinger, 19, Dalton, Minn., was sentenced for gross misdemeanor fifth-degree criminal sexual conduct. His address was incorrectly listed as 1227 Kenneth St., Detroit Lakes in an earlier court story. He has lived in Dalton since last autumn. On June 14 a police officer...
February 10, 2008 - 12:00am