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Bingo and Benghazi; Republicans rally in DL for the final presidential debate
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Area football teams complete regular season play
Defense and a varied rushing attack give Lakers seventh win of the season
Roth runner-up at Creighton Classic
Lakers finish regular season with 17th victory
McCulloch all-time winningest football coach at Valley City State
'Stash your Ash'; Detroit Lakes ALC students bring awareness about cigarette butt pollution
Slice of the ice; Lakes Curling Club gears up for new season
An ode to my team
Seaberg turns 80
Lindens to celebrate 40th anniversary
Friends & Neighbors
A 'Midwest' mural; Artist paints a Minnesota-inspired mural on Midwest Printing building
Average MN gas prices down for October
WCI receives Responsive Philanthropy Award
Kreuger joins staff at Midwest Bank
Saying goodbye to Goodman's
The great debate: Apple or pumpkin? Holy Rosary volunteers already taking orders for annual pie sale
National Cat Day is Oct. 29!
'Bat Masks of Mexico'; Exhibit opens Monday at ‘The W’ coffee shop in Warren
St. Andrew's Society to host Scottish dinner Nov. 5
Museum's Barn Raising Bash' set for Oct. 29
Marylou F. Chromy
Douglas H. Meyer
Mavis L. Nelson
Toxic Trump? For first time in more than 50 years, Forum Communications declines to endorse Republican nominee
Republicans using fantasies and falsehoods to attack DFLers on MNsure
Constitutional Amendment will be on the ballot on Nov. 8.
Buboltz' say Skoe, Eken and Marquart are strong leaders for this area
Should I stay or should I go? Hurricane forces tough decisions
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Explore the possibilities: New online tool helps find public hunting land
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
October 22, 2016
Crime & Accidents
Friday, Oct. 7 At 1:46 p.m. a pontoon trailer was reported stolen. Sunday, Oct. 9 At 7:25 a.m. a caller reported a sign had been hit overnight on the 800 block of West Lake Drive. At 1:48 p.m. a burglary was reported on East Lake Tulaby Drive, where the doors of a cabin had been busted...
October 22, 2016 - 5:23am
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