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Cruisin' (and improvin') the strip: City of Detroit Lakes proposes changes to West Lake Drive
Lake Park sugar beet worker spreads joy with costumes
'St. Paul couldn't get it done' but we can: Local ice harvest organizers proceeding with plans to build an ice palace right here in DL
Save the eagles--Go lead free: Fish & Wildlife Service is urging deer hunters to use non-toxic ammo
DL girl sustains minor injuries in collision with semi Monday evening
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Roth medalist, Bison end fall season with win in Washington
Raider girls third, Lakers fifth at final XC race
Tschider accepts soccer scholarship to Augustana
Laker volleyball gaining late-season momentum
Laker boys XC heads to sections with win at Park Rapids
How did Social Security work without computers?
Local Sons of Norway give back to community
National Honor Society at LP-A inducts new members
Pumpkin cookies with maple glaze epitomize fall flavors
friends & neighbors
Making an IMPACT: Local crew sets out to begin book binding business
Norby's accepts Retailer of the Year award
Having trouble paying your heating bill? LIHEAP could help
MN gas prices down this week
It's creepy, it's kooky, mysterious and spooky: Halloween events aplenty set for lakes area this month
"Classic Country" tribute coming to Holmes Theatre Oct. 19
Pat & Donna Surface to present 'Remember When' at NYM Saturday
The history of Columbus Day
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Sharon L. Vareberg
George "Joe" Cresswell
How do we make a great country still greater?
Letter: Fox is guarding henhouse at EPA
DL School Board member apologizes to preschool teachers
Tribune Editorial: Want to be taken seriously? Stop using vocal fry
Leaving home--and finding a new one
Asian Lady Beetles are pesky but harmless
Fishing opportunities heat up as water temps drop
Full-moon fishing in October is fantastic
In the woods, a lot can happen in an hour
Fall colors or not, fish still on their summer bite
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
Ystebo cruises to Pine to Palm Senior title
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
November 21, 2015
Fargo man gets supervised probation for felony theft
Joshua Isaac LaCroix, 19, of 409 Fourth St., Fargo has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony theft, driving a motor vehicle with no owner consent. Misdemeanor charges of underage drinking and driving and driving without a valid license were dropped in a plea...
November 21, 2015 - 5:15am
November 15, 2015
Polo shirt leads to burglary arrest
James Matthew Longfield, 30, of 409 Fourth St., Mahnomen, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony third degree burglary and felony theft. According to court records, on Sept. 22, police were investigating a burglary at Steel-Wood Supply in Detroit Lakes, involving...
November 15, 2015 - 5:30am