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AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
Crash near Ice Cracking Lake kills two, injures two
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
Dragon Open kicks off summer golf tournaments June 11
Vikings open season at home against 49ers, have four nationally televised games
Raiders down Patriots late in season-opening victory
NorthStar Academy team accepted into new hockey league
Summit to address football concerns in Minnesota
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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Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Lottie Ann Thomas
Merle R. Meyer
George B. Scarborough
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
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
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
December 9, 2017
Woman charged after being caught driving stolen Trailblazer
Stephanie Ann Longfield, 28, of Mahnomen has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony receiving stolen property. According to court records, on Nov. 18 a woman reported to White Earth tribal police the theft of a red 2002 Chevy Trailblazer.
December 9, 2017 - 2:00pm
Man accused of violating no-contact order
Gerald Wayne Jackson, 30, of White Earth has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony violating a domestic abuse no-contact order. According to court records, on Nov. 21 tribal police were dispatched to a residence on Bear Clan Drive on a report of four people there...
December 9, 2017 - 8:00am
December 7, 2017
Man allegedly caught with heroin, loaded handgun
Stephen Clifford Stone, 26, of rural Waubun has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony possession of a firearm, felony fourth-degree controlled substance crime and felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, at 10:14 p.m. on Nov. 17...
December 7, 2017 - 8:00am
December 6, 2017
Updated: Wells Fargo Bank in DL closed briefly due to protest
Wells Fargo Bank in Detroit Lakes was shut down for a brief time Tuesday afternoon after a protester locked herself to a table in the lobby....
December 6, 2017 - 5:13pm
December 1, 2017
Woman sentenced for restaurant break-in
Tamika Cassandra Norcross, 20, of Ponsford has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony third-degree burglary According to court records, on Aug. 30 a restaurant business in rural Becker County reported a burglary. Video surveillance showed two males—one juvenile...
December 1, 2017 - 5:00pm
November 30, 2017
Woman sentenced for transporting heroin
Raven Mabel Lego, 36, of Waubun has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony second-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on July 10, she was part of a group of people traveling from Detroit, Mich., to White Earth to distribute heroin. She...
November 30, 2017 - 11:00am
Man sentenced for heroin possession
John Matthews Clark, 38, of White Earth has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Oct. 27, 2016, he was a passenger in a vehicle pulled over by a tribal police officer for going 75 mph in...
November 30, 2017 - 9:00am
November 29, 2017
Woman sentenced for selling heroin
Inez Kaylene Fineday, 23, of rural Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on July 6, 2016, she sold about a third of a gram of heroin to a confidential reliable informant with the West...
November 29, 2017 - 11:00am
November 27, 2017
Pursuit lands White Earth man behind bars
WHITE EARTH, MINN. — On Friday, Nov. 24 at about 8:56 a.m., an officer with the White Earth Police Department attempted to make a traffic...
November 27, 2017 - 3:29pm
November 26, 2017
White Earth man gets nearly two years for escape
Ronald Wayne Elias Thompson, 34, of White Earth has been sentenced to nearly two years in prison on a felony charge of escape from custody. According to court records, in June of 2008 he was charged with two counts of kidnapping and other charges and was convicted of third-degree...
November 26, 2017 - 1:30pm
White Earth secretary-treasurer exonerated
White Earth Secretary-Treasurer Tara Mason is off the hook. An attempt by White Earth Tribal Chairman Terry Tibbetts to censure her fell flat...
November 26, 2017 - 12:00pm