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Dakota Access Pipeline camp closure goes fairly peacefully despite 2 hurt and 10 arrested
Just do it: Klobuchar, Grassley, McCain urge new HHS secretary to consider importation of prescription drugs from Canada
Digging for treasures: Detroit Lakes diver finds 500 year old antler, among other historic finds
White Earth's Soule to be Minnesota State board member
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GIRLS BASKETBALL: Patriots fend off Laker girls
Lakers hand Rangers second blemish, win 10th in a row
Youth hockey teams advance in District play
BASKETBALL: Hornet girls drop two conference games
Fly Girls Jazz runners-up, Kick sixth at State Dance
Two local students graduate from UM-Morris
Smith named to dean's list at University of Nebraska
Detroit Lakes students on dean's list at Mankato
Tips from Social Security to prepare for your disability interview
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Friends & Neighbors
Prepare your budget for closing costs when buying a home
She's ready...: New Holiday gas station opens to ‘pumped’ community
One man's junk...:My 2nd Home thrift and antique store opens in DL
February means romance...and romance scams: BBB offers tips to avoid getting duped this month
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
BTD met their (donation) match at 21st annual Polar Fest Plunge
February is Black History Month
Country singer Chris Janson at Shooting Star this Friday
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
Albert M. Finch
Lynn M. Alexander
Joan Alice Watland
Dean W. Iverson
Lynn Hummel column: Lack energy? You just have to know where to look
Letter: Scrubbing USDA website a shameful attempt to shield abusers
An early start for a strong farm bill
Editorial: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
Letter: Finally, some help with all these grizzly bear attacks
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
Late arrival for New Year's baby: First birth of 2017 at Essentia Health-St. Mary's is Azyloh Roberts
DLHS named 'Safe Sports School'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
October 10, 2016
DLPD asking for help identifying suspects
The Detroit Lakes Police Department is asking the public for help identifying two people who may have been associated with a stolen debit card...
October 10, 2016 - 3:46pm
October 8, 2016
Crime & Accidents
Friday, Sept. 30 At 2:09 p.m. a tool shed was burglarized on the 20000 block of Highway 21. At 11:22 p.m. the Detroit Lakes Fire Department responded to a call reporting smoke coming from a garage on the 28000 block of Paula Street. The DL Fire Department was on scene for about two...
October 8, 2016 - 1:26pm
September 18, 2016
Crime & accidents
Friday, Sept. 9 At 9:13 a.m. a caller reported the theft of several items from a residence on the 34000 block of Borah Road in Detroit Lakes. At 4:03 p.m. a caller reported the theft of a tablet computer from the 25000 block of Bear Clan Drive in White Earth. At 4:55 p.m. a caller...
September 18, 2016 - 5:00am
September 11, 2016
Crime & accidents
Friday, Sept. 2 At 6:55 p.m. a personal watercraft was stolen from the 14000 block of Tradewinds Road in Audubon. Saturday, Sept. 3 At 12:43 a.m. a caller reported a house was broken into in Callaway. At 12:25 p.m. a jet ski was reported stolen from the 11000 block of Maple Lodge...
September 11, 2016 - 5:00am
August 23, 2016
Family friend charged with sexually assaulting, murdering Meeker County 5-year-old
A friend of Alayna Ertl's family was charged Tuesday with abducting the 5-year-old from her home in Watkins, Minn., sexually assaulting the girl...
August 23, 2016 - 3:43pm
June 17, 2016
Crime and Accidents
The following items were taken from reports at the Detroit Lakes Police Department and Becker County Sheriff’s Office. Friday, June 10 At 10:28 a.m. a caller reported the theft of a pair of eyeglasses from the 40000 block of County Highway 34. At 1:12 p.m. property damage was...
June 17, 2016 - 2:31pm
March 20, 2016
Man sentenced for cash machine theft
A man who rolled a cash machine out of M-State in Detroit Lakes on a two-wheeled cart at about 8 p.m. in the evening has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony theft charge. Felony charges of possession of burglary tools and fifth-degree controlled substance crime...
March 20, 2016 - 5:15am
March 11, 2016
Callaway man sentenced for motor vehicle theft
Timothy David Rousu, 26, of 26229 County Road 110, Callaway has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony theft of a motor vehicle. According to court records, he was pulled over by police on Dec. 31 while driving on Highway 10 in Becker County. Two passengers were...
March 11, 2016 - 5:35am
March 10, 2016
Man arrested in construction site theft sentenced
Jamie Lee Totland, 34, of 218 Maple Ave., Frazee, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of receiving stolen property. A felony theft charge was dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records, on Dec. 3 he was involved in the theft of $2.500-$3,000...
March 10, 2016 - 5:55am
March 4, 2016
Theft charge dropped after co-defendant takes blame
A felony theft charge has been dismissed in Becker County District Court against Brittany Jeanette DeGroat, 27, of 404 Dean St., Detroit Lakes. The charge was dropped in part because a co-defendant, John Duvall Canova, 36, of Detroit Lakes, accepted full responsibility for the theft...
March 4, 2016 - 5:40am
January 24, 2016
Man accused of taking Leaf Lake fish house
A Hawley man suspected of stealing a fish house off a local lake has been arrested and charged with felony theft. Jordan Dean Gregg, 21, made his initial court appearance in Becker Country District Court where bail was set at $400. According to the complaint, on Jan. 3, police received...
January 24, 2016 - 5:05am
January 15, 2016
Red Lake woman sentenced in theft
A Red Lake woman was sentenced in Becker County Court for bringing an empty purse into Walmart and filling it up with stolen goods. Cheree Marie Cobenais, 27, was arrested on Oct. 4 after police were called to the Detroit Lakes Walmart on a report of an uncooperative shoplifter. According...
January 15, 2016 - 5:35am
December 12, 2015
Woman gets year in prison for TV theft
A Detroit Lakes woman has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for stealing several TV’s out of Walmart. Tonya Love Lee Arthur, 36, was found guilty of felony theft and sentenced to one year and one day in prison. She was also fined $1,000 and will pay $790.00 in restitution....
December 12, 2015 - 5:55am
Charges in theft of 90 scratch-offs
A Detroit Lakes man made his first court appearance in Becker County District Court after allegedly stealing dozens of lottery tickets from his employers. Matthew Ezekiel Mason, 20, was arrested for felony state lottery fraud after his employers at Petro Plus in Detroit Lakes caught...
December 12, 2015 - 5:40am
December 6, 2015
Man sentenced for theft
Wayne Allen Kohler, 41, of 1220 Eighth St., Detroit Lakes, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony theft charge. According to court records, on July 21 he was arrested for stealing $403 worth of items from Walmart in Detroit Lakes. He used a knife to cut off...
December 6, 2015 - 5:20am