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Forged check brings long stretch in jail
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Post 15 eliminated from postseason
Hanson in the hunt at Minnesota State Open
Online petition surfaces trying to stop Waubun-Mahnomen co-op for all sports
412 BMX race results
Hoge catches leaders to share first-round lead at PGA's Barbasol
Ticket to Work puts people back in the driver's seat
Recent storms spark memories of past tornadoes
Find strength, serenity this summer: Local yoga studios offer wide range of classes
Here comes the sun: Tips for summer skincare
Column: Breaking the ice--an introduction to Becker County
Friends & Neighbors
Nurse Practitioner Joins Essentia Health St. Mary's-Detroit Lakes Clinic
Save on your summer road trip adventure
Minnesota Lottery continues to be recognized for its accounting and financial reporting
'Acting small, delivering big': Minnesota business makes name for itself in competitive automation industry
BBB, DLI warn against insurance deductible rebates
A relaxing day of shopping beneath the trees: DL's 39th Arts & Crafts in the Park set for this Sunday
So close they can taste it: DL's Holmes Theatre to host WE Fest Karaoke Roundup finale on Saturday
Arts and music at Maplewood
Comedian Rodney Carrington comes to Shooting Star Friday
Coming home: Fargo native Shannon Curfman brings solo act to Shooting Star this Thursday
Margaret Mary (Sloan) Krenelka
Edwin A. Lundberg
Thomas Jerome Bridges Sr.
Delores "Dee" Lugert
Lynn Hummel column: What if Moses had 10 more commandments?
Letter: City needs to give veteran, landlord a break
Letter: DL should show compassion towards landlord, veteran
Port: I'm pretty sure we elected Zaphod Beeblebrox as president
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
Purple martins faring well in parts of Minnesota
Brad Laabs column: Best lake? Best time to fish? No easy answers
Some tips for successful warm-weather fishing
Blane Klemek column: A sleepy squirrel that acts like a prairie dog
Outdoors column: Minnesota gulls come in three species
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
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'
Pine to Palm
July 17, 2017
Felony theft charge filed for Walmart shoplifting
Amber Leigh Guinn, 21, of Cass Lake has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony theft. According to court records, at 3:50 a.m. on Dec. 11, 2016 she and a man entered the Detroit Lakes Walmart. She selected several video games (with a total value of $483) before going...
July 17, 2017 - 9:16am
July 12, 2017
Walmart thefts lead to felony charge
Samuel James Staples III, 32, of Cass Lake has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony theft.
July 12, 2017 - 8:30am
May 29, 2017
UPDATE: Detroit Lakes Walmart cleared after alleged bomb threat
Just after 2 p.m. Monday, Walmart in Detroit Lakes was placed on lockdown as local authorities responded to a potential bomb threat. Check back...
May 29, 2017 - 4:56pm
April 17, 2017
DL man charged with felony theft
Nathaniel Paul Knutson, 31, of 303 Frazee St. W., Detroit Lakes has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony theft and felony possession of shoplifting gear. According to court records, on Feb. 25 he was allegedly one of three men who entered Walmart in Detroit Lakes,took...
April 17, 2017 - 11:30am
February 3, 2017
Employee accused of stealing over $1,000 from Walmart
A Detroit Lakes man is accused of stealing more than $1,000 from Walmart while employed there as a checker. Hunter Lee Jackson, 18, of 21799 Highway 59, Detroit Lakes has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony theft. According to court records, he allegedly stole...
February 3, 2017 - 7:00am
December 7, 2016
'Kicking' up the holiday savings: Local woman uses her smartphone to find rebates while shopping
When local woman, Whittney Risser, was growing up, she grew up in a couponing household, so, of course, the practice naturally transferred over...
December 7, 2016 - 5:30pm
October 15, 2016
Naytahwaush woman sentenced for drug possession in Walmart
A Naytahwaush woman has been sentenced for felony drug possession after she was arrested at the Detroit Lakes Walmart. Patricia Lynn Barrett, 32, was sentenced to 12 months, one day in prison, stayed for five years. She was instead ordered to spend 35 days in jail, with credit given...
October 15, 2016 - 11:36am
Mahnomen woman sentenced for stealing cart full of Walmart merchandise
A Mahnomen woman has been sentenced for felony theft after she and a male she was with were caught stealing a cart full of merchandise from Walmart. Patricia Ann Bush, 29, was sentenced to 12 months and one day in prison, stayed for five years. She was instead ordered to spend 57...
October 15, 2016 - 10:29am
February 10, 2016
Mahnomen couple charged in DL Walmart fiasco
A Mahnomen woman made her first court appearance in Becker County District Court after allegedly passing bad checks at Walmart and then taking off with a cart full of unpaid merchandise. Patricia Ann Bush, 29, is facing felony check forgery charges and gross misdemeanor identity theft...
February 10, 2016 - 10:34am
September 13, 2015
Walmart’s use of tax havens hurts small businesses
Recent revelations that Walmart, the world’s biggest corporation, is maintaining secret subsidiaries in well-known offshore tax havens are outrageous but far from surprising to small business owners. That’s because we’re used to seeing large corporations abuse the tax system...
September 13, 2015 - 5:00am
June 3, 2015
Woman busted for drugs at DL Walmart
Megan Sue Anton, 22, of 1123 Seventh Ave. S., Fargo, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony fifth-degree controlled substance charge. According to court records, on Aug. 24 a trooper pulled up behind her car, which had run out of gas in the right turn lane...
June 3, 2015 - 11:45am
May 26, 2015
Airman identified as shooter in Grand Forks Wal-Mart
A 21-year-old airman has been identified as the shooter early this morning at the Wal-Mart Supercenter in south Grand Forks. Marcell Willis...
May 26, 2015 - 4:02pm
December 30, 2014
Woman shot, killed at Walmart in Idaho by her toddler
A woman was shot and killed at a Walmart store in northern Idaho on Tuesday and local media reported that the gun went off when her toddler pulled a handgun from her purse and discharged it accidentally. Lieutenant Stu Miller of the Kootenai County Sheriff's Office said on Twitter...
December 30, 2014 - 3:08pm
November 15, 2014
Walmart workers plan Black Friday protests at 1,600 stores over wages
A group of Walmart employees pushing for higher wages said on Friday they were planning protests at 1,600 Walmart stores nationwide on Black Friday, the biggest shopping day of the year in the United States. The labor group, Our Walmart, said it had protested 1,200 to 1,400 Walmart...
November 15, 2014 - 11:30am
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