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Keeping your 'ol dog close to your heart: New business in Detroit Lakes creating unique duck calls with pets' ashes
Celebrating 50 years of music: Heart O'Lakes Harmony Chorus putting on reunion performance this weekend
Man sentenced for breaking roommate's jaw
Man sentenced for breaking roommate's jaw
Anti-pipeline video game sparks bill over Legacy funds
Brooklyn Center hands Breckenridge first-round loss
Good luck, Thunderbirds!
Laker wrestling season stats
Thunderbirds co-op fulfills lifelong dreams of players and coaches
Thompson breaks through; state wrestlers cap banner season
Unwrapping #MeToo with grace
It's almost time to light the 'Fire in February': DL preacher's plans taking shape to mobilize community to read Bible's Book of Acts
'Fire in February': DL preacher hopes to mobilize local faith community to read Bible's Book of Acts
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
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After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
Here's what's coming to lakes area this month
Lyle Byron Oja
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
Ruby's Pantry helps families make ends meet; Local mom of 7 shares her story
Adolescent anxiety is on the rise, and social media may be part of the problem
Minnesota Made: Enjoy some movies shot in the Lake of 10,000 Lakes
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
Youth fishing derby on Little Detroit Lake was 'great success'
The walls came tumbling down: Ice palace demolished on Friday
Totally tube-ular!: Elementary school students get outside to slide
Polar Fest's inaugural hotdish challenge brings in big, hungry crowd
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
February 10, 2018
UPDATE: Suspects named in pedestrian death near Pine Point
A Ponsford man had died following a hit and run on Pow Wow Highway, about a half mile east of Pine Point. The crash happened Thursday, Feb. 8...
February 10, 2018 - 3:09pm
January 18, 2018
Broken jaw brings felony assault charge
Lawrence Jacob Bruguier, 27, of White Earth, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony third-degree assault. According to court records, on Jan. 1 tribal police were called to a residence in White Earth, where Bruguier had allegedly punched his former father-in-law...
January 18, 2018 - 10:00am
January 12, 2018
Two charged after surveillance photos put on Facebook
Two men are accused of shoplifting hundreds of dollars worth of merchandise from Midwest Workwear in Detroit Lakes while a clerk was busy helping another customer in a different part of the store. Dennis Paul Murray Jr., 34, of Mahnomen has been charged in Becker County District Court...
January 12, 2018 - 3:00pm
Two men caught with five stolen long guns
Two men have been charged with felony possession of firearms after allegedly being caught in possession of five stolen long guns. Jon Marvin Manypenny, 34, and Richard Allen Thompson, 27, both of White Earth, have each been charged in Becker County District Court with felon in possession...
January 12, 2018 - 11:30am
January 9, 2018
Fleeing motorist allegedly passes semi on right, spins out
Michael Dwayne Croud, 35, of Ponsford has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle and misdemeanor controlled substance crime.
January 9, 2018 - 6:00pm
Man sentenced for 21 grams heroin
Quame Deshawn Bufkin, 34, of Detroit, Mich., has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, at 1:46 a.m. on July 26, a woman at a residence in White Earth called the police, saying a guy...
January 9, 2018 - 2:00pm
Woman gets prison for drugs
Jamie Louise Day, 37, of White Earth, has been sentenced to prison in Becker County District Court for felony controlled substance crime. A felony charge of felon in possession of ammunition was dropped in a plea agreement, as was a second felony charge of controlled substance crime....
January 9, 2018 - 9:00am
Ogema woman charged with being fugitive from justice
Alexis Beryl Phillips, 31, of Ogema has been charged in Becker County District Court with being a fugitive from justice, a felony. According to court records, on Dec. 14, a Becker County deputy arrested her on a felony probation violation in Becker County and on a felony warrant out...
January 9, 2018 - 8:00am
January 8, 2018
A culture of change: Circle of Life Academy puts "turnaround" grant to good use, sees improvement since 2015
Just a few short years ago, Circle of Life Academy on the White Earth Reservation opened up to a rough start academically. Test scores were low...
January 8, 2018 - 2:00pm
Man sentenced in starvation death of three horses in Becker County
A man accused of letting three horses die from starvation, exposure and neglect has been sentenced in Becker County district Court. Michael Erwin...
January 8, 2018 - 11:00am
January 3, 2018
Fight of their lives: White Earth leads way in opioid battle
The White Earth Reservation has been hard hit by the opioid epidemic, but the Ojibwe band north of Detroit Lakes has not taken the problem lying...
January 3, 2018 - 3:00pm
December 30, 2017
Man charged with having stolen handgun
Spencer Charles Hanks, 31, of White Earth has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony receiving stolen property. According to court records, on Dec. 10, an agent with the West Central Minnesota Drug and Violent Crime Task Force obtained a search warrant for a Becker...
December 30, 2017 - 4:00pm
December 20, 2017
Bad heroin causes 7 overdoses on White Earth
A spike in overdoses on the White Earth Reservation in the past 48 hours prompted law enforcement there to warn the public Tuesday about heroin-related risks. In the past two days the White Earth Police Department and the Mahnomen County Sheriff's Department responded to seven "overdose...
December 20, 2017 - 10:50am
December 11, 2017
Updated: Winona LaDuke column: With Franken, Dems threw out baby with the bathwater
Dramatic times for sure. And more drama made by our own community. The resignation of Sem. Al Franken is a tragedy for many of us; and for some...
December 11, 2017 - 10:16am
December 10, 2017
Roy to take on Mason for secretary-treasurer job
Alan Roy, who formerly managed strategic affairs for the tribe, is challenging Tara Mason for the White Earth secretary-treasurer job. Over the...
December 10, 2017 - 11:00am