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'House Hunters' comes to Detroit Lakes
DNR to hold annual trapping season permit meeting for Hubbel Pond Wildlife Management Area Oct. 5
AgweekTV: Riding for cancer
Trip to Cormorant Sportsman’s Club is all hands-on for the fourth graders of Detroit Lakes
HALL OF HONOR: Raboin enjoying special opportunity in St. Cloud
Detroit Lakes blows out Park Rapids 46-0
HALL OF HONOR: Barrett a versatile leader for three Laker teams
Jackets sweep singles, down Lakers 4-3
Golf: Lunn wins Maple Hills club championship
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
Senior year, not so glamorous
Touchdowns and Tailgates
Chivers' exchange vows
Logan completes core curriculum training
Friends & Neighbors
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
MN gas prices down, Colonial Pipeline leakage in south causing issues
Jack Chivers Realty adds new service branch
Preparing to become a caregiver
Dairy Queen set to move to McKinley Plaza Friday
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
Who will be the Great American storyteller?
Locals raise a Toast to Tamarac, stomp some grapes at Richwood Winery this weekend
'Star Trek' 50th anniversary: Where the original actors are now
Vernon A. Sellers
Douglas Daryl Miller
Helen Mae Williams
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Michael C. Selck
Stop the lies against Eken
Big garbage, big economy
Refugee community should welcome FBI
Don't blame farmers for dying honeybees
Leaving home--love isn't always spoken
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Landscape planning can help 'sharpies' thrive
Tricky fishing for next few weeks
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
4-H'ers bring home ribbons from the Minnesota State Fair
Cormorant art show winners announced
Pine to Palm
March 13, 2016
Documentary on White Earth made
People everywhere will soon get a sneak peek into the world of hard drugs and street gangs that still today plague the White Earth Indian Reservation,...
March 13, 2016 - 5:35am
March 9, 2016
White Earth man sentenced for violating no-contact order
Gerald Wayne Jackson, 28, of Box 421 White Earth has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of violating a no-contact order. A gross misdemeanor charge of obstructing justice with force or violence was dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records,...
March 9, 2016 - 8:33am
March 5, 2016
White Earth man charged with fleeing officer in a vehicle
Anthony Randal-Ashley Villebrun, 37, of Box 382 White Earth has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle, gross misdemeanor driving after his license was revoked, and misdemeanor obstructing the legal process. According to...
March 5, 2016 - 5:45am
Man charged with felony after meth found in pocket
A White Earth man made his first court appearance in Becker County on fifth degree drug possession charges. Ronald Wayne Elias Thompson, 32, was arrested Jan. 12 after White Earth Police were made aware of an active warrant out for his arrest. Officers learned of his location, and...
February 5, 2016 - 5:35am
January 30, 2016
White Earth man arrested on felony drug charge
A White Earth man made his initial court appearance in Becker County District Court on felony drug charges. Percy Leonard French, 38, was charged with felony fifth-degree drug possession and a gross misdemeanor charge of driving after cancellation. According to court reports, the...
January 30, 2016 - 5:30am
January 22, 2016
With Vizenor gone, what happens next?
Now that White Earth is without a chairperson, what happens now? Erma Vizenor’s term isn’t up until the fall. But according to White Earth Secretary/Treasurer Tara Mason, it’ll be business as usual. “We do not need to appoint anybody to fill the chair position,” said Mason,...
January 22, 2016 - 3:11pm
January 10, 2016
White Earth asks for Ojibwe on lake signs
White Earth is attempting to bring a little culture and education to both Native Americans and anyone traveling county roads in Becker County....
January 10, 2016 - 5:35am
January 3, 2016
LaDuke sets priorities in run for chair
Longtime activist Winona LaDuke plans to run for White Earth tribal chairwoman at the next opportunity, and says there are four key issues to...
January 3, 2016 - 5:50am
December 27, 2015
Sentenced for heroin
A White Earth man has been sentenced for selling drugs to a confidential reliable informant working with the Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force. Brandon Lee Kier, 22, was sentenced to 27 months in prison, which was stayed for 20 years. He will instead spend 120 days in jail with credit for...
December 27, 2015 - 5:15am
December 22, 2015
White Earth Chairwoman Erma Vizenor one step closer to being removed from office
The Tribal Executive Committee of the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe voted to censure White Earth Chairwoman Erma Vizenor in a hearing held Tuesday...
December 22, 2015 - 3:14pm
December 13, 2015
White Earth hearing postponed after chairwoman is taken to hospital
The hearing for White Earth Chairwoman Erma Vizenor that was due to be held Wednesday was postponed after Vizenor collapsed before arriving to...
December 13, 2015 - 5:55am
December 12, 2015
Drug charge dismissed
Charges have been dismissed against a White Earth woman arrested for drugs. Karen Renee Manypenny had been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance after police say she was in possession of Vicodin pills that she could not produce a prescription...
December 12, 2015 - 5:45am
December 5, 2015
21 months for escape
Nicholas Edward Durant, 25, of Box 234, White Earth, has been sentenced to 21 months in prison on a felony charge of escape from custody. According to court records, on Aug. 3 he was given a 60-day jail sentence for a probation violation. On Aug. 11, he was working with the county...
December 5, 2015 - 5:15am
December 4, 2015
Assault charge; warrant issued
Thomas Aaron Azure, 41, of Box 497, White Earth has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony violating a no-contact order and felony fifth-degree assault, and misdemeanor fifth-degree assault. According to court records, on Oct. 31 he allegedly assaulted his girlfriend...
December 4, 2015 - 5:30am
Ox carts wheels were first ones on the prairie
We began our discourse several issues ago, sitting near a campfire along the receding glacial Lake Agassiz, watching early people’s make primitive tools with which to dig roots 10,000 years ago. We followed the Spanish and their passing of the Becker Country to the French, the French...
December 4, 2015 - 5:05am