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UPDATE: Fatal train-pedestrian accident in Detroit Lakes Saturday evening
Water, water everywhere...: Smithsonian traveling exhibit ‘Water/Ways’ opens Saturday in DL
Marquart bill would help Becker pay legal fees: Up to $150K to help defend against State Auditor’s lawsuit
Must love kids: Worker shortage has school district in need of activities, substitute bus drivers
Tags: Detroit Lakes
Lakers dominate Section gymnastics championships
Navratil’s late three gives Huskies victory in DL
BASKETBALL: DL boys defeat Albany for ninth straight win
HOCKEY: Lakers drop regular season finale in St. Paul
Wilke revved up for race season
Tips from Social Security to prepare for your disability interview
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Local students qualify for state Business Professionals of America competition
Beat cabin fever at Grace Lutheran Church supper: Fundraiser set for this Saturday, proceeds to benefit local charities
Speech team rules apply to life as well
Friends & Neighbors
One man's junk...:My 2nd Home thrift and antique store opens in DL
February means romance...and romance scams: BBB offers tips to avoid getting duped this month
LREC bringing natural gas to rural communities
MN gas prices still on decline
United Community Bank honored for community involvement
Mini-retreat offers chance to reflect, refresh: NYM Cultural Center to host self-care session Feb. 25
Take a trip to 'Silver City': Guinn book has flaws, but plenty of excitement too
'Parlor Talk' set for Thursday at Hjemkomst Center
Native Pride Arts Dancer Larry Yazzie returning to Park Rapids
Starship lands at Shooting Star this Friday
Joan A. Watland
Lois C. Lundmark
Adeline E. Carlson
Letter: Finally, some help with all these grizzly bear attacks
Letter: Trump's repeated lying is dangerous to nation
Tribune Editorial: Doggone it, that policy decision was stupid
Lynn Hummel column: Always something to panic about
Letter: Is the president ignorant or deliberately dishonest?
Finding springs is a wintertime thing: New DNR app gives you a chance to help with groundwater research
DNR says burn debris now--EMDASH--restrictions will happen soon
Blane Klemek column: Trumpeter swans are a huge Minnesota success story
Brad Laabs column: This thaw won't last, better block up your fish houses
The bass tournament that wowed the pros
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'
A $10,000 drop in the bucket: Red Kettle campaign gets big boost from anonymous donor in DL
Pine to Palm
UPDATE: Fatal train-pedestrian accident in Detroit Lakes Saturday evening
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
April 1, 2014
Bemidji man gets jail time for soliciting prostitution at Wal-Mart
BEMIDJI, Minn. - A Bemidji man was sentenced Monday to jail time for soliciting prostitution at a Wal-Mart store. Derek Barnes, 22, was sentenced in Beltrami County District Court to three consecutive one-year terms in the Beltrami County Jail on two counts of soliciting prostitution...
April 1, 2014 - 8:27am
January 30, 2014
Bemidji man accused of soliciting prostitution at Walmart
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A Bemidji man faces charges after being accused of soliciting prostitution at a Bemidji Walmart store. Derek Daniel Barnes, 22, is charged with two counts of soliciting prostitution and DWI. Around 4 a.m. Jan. 21, Barnes approached two...
January 30, 2014 - 8:18pm
December 7, 2013
Bell ringers needed: Salvation Army needs help at Walmart
A few weeks into the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign, the people of Becker County are showing their kindness. Red Kettle Campaign chair Michele Baker said a week ago the balance was over $11,000, with nearly four weeks left in the campaign. The campaign runs through the...
December 7, 2013 - 7:00pm
December 5, 2013
Electronics theft foiled at Alexandria Walmart
A suspect who tried to wheel a shopping cart full of electronic items out of the Alexandria Walmart without paying didn’t get very far, according to police. Officers were called to a theft in progress at Walmart at 5:11 p.m. Tuesday. A suspect, later identified as Dustin Lee...
December 5, 2013 - 2:30pm