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Jacob Wetterling memorial: 'Our love for you will never die'
Golf legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87 just before heart surgery
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Rose Ensemble in Detroit Lakes Tuesday
DL swimmers second to Visitation at Otter Invitational
FOOTBALL: Raiders beat up on winless Gators
Johnson’s first place finish leads DL boys to second at Milaca Mega Meet
No stopping Hall of Honor nominee Brent Eidenschink
FOOTBALL: Mahnomen defense solid in shutout at Fosston
Fostering hope: Local woman organizes ‘kid kits’ fundraiser for county’s foster care program
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
Senior year, not so glamorous
Touchdowns and Tailgates
Chivers' exchange vows
Friends & Neighbors
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
MN gas prices down, Colonial Pipeline leakage in south causing issues
Jack Chivers Realty adds new service branch
Preparing to become a caregiver
Dairy Queen set to move to McKinley Plaza Friday
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
Ronald R. Aanerud
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Vernon A. Sellers
Douglas Daryl Miller
Helen Mae Williams
Stop the lies against Eken
Big garbage, big economy
Refugee community should welcome FBI
Don't blame farmers for dying honeybees
Leaving home--love isn't always spoken
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
4-H'ers bring home ribbons from the Minnesota State Fair
Cormorant art show winners announced
Pine to Palm
October 29, 2015
Ogema man, accused of stealing pickup truck, tracked down by ‘ping’
Nathaniel Theodore Hankiewicz, 27, of 33850 Mary Yellowhead Road, Ogema, has been charged in Becker County District Court with two counts of felony theft and one count of misdemeanor theft. According to court records, on Sept. 18, he allegedly stole a 2006 Ford Pickup truck from...
October 29, 2015 - 5:40am
October 21, 2015
Mahnomen man sentenced for theft
Dennis Paul Murray Jr., 32, of 1668 Highway 200, Mahnomen has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony theft. According to court records, on July 12 he pushed a shopping cart with merchandise out of the Detroit Lakes Walmart without paying for the $559 worth of...
October 21, 2015 - 11:12am
September 20, 2015
WE man sentenced for stealing, selling two long guns
Casey Michael Wheeler, 25, of White Earth has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony theft. According to court records, On Aug. 13, 2014, he burglarized a Becker County residence, stealing a black Winchester .22 caliber rifle and a single stock three-barrel Rossi...
September 20, 2015 - 5:30am
September 5, 2015
Ogema man charged with stealing motor vehicle
Jason Everett Hanks Jr., 20, of Ogema has been charged in Becker with felony theft of a motor vehicle. According to court records, on Aug. 25 a deputy saw him driving a scooter on County Road 21 in Becker County. Hanks allegedly failed to stop at a stop sign and the deputy pulled...
September 5, 2015 - 5:20am
August 2, 2015
Two charged in house break-in, pistol theft
Two people have been charged in Becker County District Court with felony first-degree burglary, possession of a dangerous weapon, for allegedly stealing a pistol during a burglary. Eric Jerome Goodman, 28, of 210 Park Ave. S., Park Rapids and Misti Lynn Nelson, 25, of Box 91, Ponsford...
August 2, 2015 - 5:00am
August 1, 2015
Designated driver charged with stealing vehicle
Stephanie Jane St. Claire, 29, of 39950 County Road 34, Ogema has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony theft of a motor vehicle. According to court records, on April 16 she had agreed to be the designated driver for a man who lives on Richwood Road. She drove...
August 1, 2015 - 5:20am
July 19, 2015
Mahnomen man charged with theft
Dennis Paul Murray Jr., 32, of 2217 Waabanong Road, Mahnomen, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony theft. According to court records, on July 12 he allegedly pushed a shopping cart with merchandise out of the Detroit Lakes Walmart without paying for the...
July 19, 2015 - 5:05am
July 12, 2015
Worker accused of selling items on eBay
A longtime former employee of Swanson’s Rental in Detroit Lakes has been charged with felony theft in Becker County District Court. Ira George Jahnke, 40, of 39709 Jahnke Road, Detroit Lakes, is accused of stealing more than $24,000 worth of inventory from Swanson’s over a...
July 12, 2015 - 5:20am
June 17, 2015
Naytahwaush woman arrested for drugs, theft
Florence Leigh Beaulieu, 41, of N 325 New Circle Drive, Naytahwaush has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime, felony possession of shoplifting tools and misdemeanor theft. According to court records, on June 5 she was...
June 17, 2015 - 11:58am
Mahnomen woman is charged with felony theft
Patricia Ann Weaver, of 723 N. Fourth Street, Mahnomen., has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony possession of shoplifting gear and misdemeanor theft. According to court records, on May 20 Detroit Lakes police were called to JCPenney on the report of a shoplifter. She...
June 17, 2015 - 11:56am
June 10, 2015
Owners report theft from cars while parked in DL this week
Make sure you lock your car doors at night and don’t leave money inside: A half dozen or so cars parked throughout Detroit Lakes had items stolen from them or were rummaged through over the past week. Several of the thefts involved several hundred dollars in a wallet or money...
June 10, 2015 - 12:30pm
April 17, 2015
Woman sent to jail for felony theft conviction
Angela Dawn Holt, 40, of Fergus Falls, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony theft charge. According to court records, as an employee at Ice Cracking Lodge in August of 2011 she allegedly stole money from slot machine tills, the cash register and waitress...
April 17, 2015 - 5:20am
March 27, 2015
DL man sentenced for stealing golf equipment
A Detroit Lakes man was sentenced for stealing golf equipment out of the back of several pickup trucks over the summer. Matthew Thomas Jones, 51, was sentenced to 30 days in jail and five years of supervised probation for a felony receiving stolen property conviction. An additional...
March 27, 2015 - 5:30am
January 1, 2015
Woman in court for stealing lotto tickets
A Fargo woman made her first court appearance after being accused of stealing lottery tickets from the business she was working at. Michaela Peggi Anderson, 48, is charged with felony state lottery fraud and a gross misdemeanor charge of theft. According to the report filed...
January 1, 2015 - 9:30am
December 31, 2014
WE man in court for shoplifting
A White Earth man made his initial court appearance in Becker County District Court for shoplifting at several Detroit Lakes stores while carrying prescription pills around in his shoes. Joseph Chandler Potter faces a felony fifth-degree drug possession charge and one misdemeanor...
December 31, 2014 - 10:00am