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Angels’ rally falls short in upset loss at Regions
Kate Smith in the field at Resorters
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DL Pro Gal golf tourney results
Royals win DL Major League championship
Young Life Triathlon: Rock the Beach 5K, Kids Run part of the action
Saying goodbye to the old and hello to the new
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Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
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‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Crazy Daze returns to Detroit Lakes Aug. 9
August is National Immunization Awareness Month!
Mannheim Steamroller is coming to Bemidji Nov. 23
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Doris M. Mattson
Darla Rae Fisher
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Ban smoking in rental housing
Here’s how drug law will help
Letter: What’s gone wrong? America has lost its way over the past 60 years
Kudos to Minnesota’s improving credit rating
Wind power destabilizing power grid
Lakes are full, but too warm for muskie
Franklin, Lizzie, Loon won’t get muskies
‘A series of unfortunate events’ in the outdoors
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
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
December 30, 2014
Pelican Rapids man in court for stealing vehicle
A Pelican Rapids man made his initial appearance in Becker County District Court for allegedly stealing a vehicle. Jesse Antonio Payan, 28, was arrested Dec. 9 at the Holiday Gas Station in Detroit Lakes and charged with felony theft. According to the complaint, a female from...
December 30, 2014 - 11:30am
May 14, 2014
Ponsford woman accused in car theft
A Ponsford woman made her first court appearance in Becker County court for unlawfully taking a vehicle that she did not own. Andrea Elizabeth Clark, 23, was charged with felony receiving stolen property. According the complaint, a vehicle was reported stolen from the Red Lake...
May 14, 2014 - 12:30pm
April 30, 2014
DL woman gets prison for stealing five TV sets
A Detroit Lakes woman was sentenced for felony theft after stealing five television sets from the Detroit Lakes Walmart. 26-year old Corinne Ann DeVall was sentenced in the Becker County District Court to 12 months and one day in prison, stayed for five years. She will serve 71...
April 30, 2014 - 2:30pm