Skip to main content
Detroit Lakes Online
Everyday Recovering; Thursday Matters
The beauty within; Tamarac photo contest winners capture art
Minnesota legislators take historic stride in veteran care
Twin wind turbines will be turning in Audubon
Detroit Lakes students elect Trump in mock election
Tags: Detroit Lakes
DL volleyball opens playoffs with 3-1 home victory
Bemidji slips by Laker swimmers in final dual
8AA FOOTBALL: Nuggets knock Hornets out of opening round
Sled hockey exhibition raises nearly $800 for Hope, Inc.
Lakes Area Boxing registration Nov. 1
Stargazing: See the animals of the northern sky
Livingood 90th birthday open house set
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Become Like a Little Child-Cutting to the heart of God.
New Chaplain at Essentia St. Mary's in Detroit Lakes believes everyone has a 'unique life'
Friends & Neighbors
Tackling the grocery bill
Trick or treat? Scary cost of Halloween no fun for mom and dad
Minnesota gas prices still falling but higher than last year
Lakes Crisis & Resource Center Receives $10,000 match from BTD for Give to the Max Day
Nereson's hires new service consultant
In the shadow: Bobby Vee and The Shadows adored by local, national fans alike
Spooktacular: The whole family can help make ghostly yard ornaments
Mixed Blood's 'Corazon Eterno' comes to DL Friday
'Old MacDonald Had a Banjo' program coming to DL library Nov. 7
A Native American experience in sight, sound and soul
Rawlen Everett Guinn, Sr.
Robert T. "Bobby Vee" Velline
Marylou F. Chromy
Arlen G. Restad
Forget common sense, elect candidates with good sense
Toxic Trump? For first time in more than 50 years, Forum Communications declines to endorse Republican nominee
Republicans using fantasies and falsehoods to attack DFLers on MNsure
Constitutional Amendment will be on the ballot on Nov. 8.
Buboltz' say Skoe, Eken and Marquart are strong leaders for this area
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Don't be fooled: Cold water doesn't mean lethargic fish
Mouse invasion is about finding food, warm place to nest
Whether you call it timberdoodle or woodcock, it's a great Minnesota bird
Special deer hunting season opens Thursday for youth with adult mentors
Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant' Dominates with $24.7 Million
Puppies saved from high-kill Texas shelter look for DL homes
A surprising celebration: DL's LuAnn Porter honored for 25 years with United Way
Three years and counting: DL family opens up about adoption struggles
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
Pine to Palm
October 20, 2016
Authorities ask for help in locating missing Elbow Lake Village woman
WHITE EARTH, MINN. — The White Earth Tribal Police are asking for the public's help in locating Hayle Soyring, age 28, from Elbow Lake...
October 20, 2016 - 1:19pm
October 15, 2016
Man in White Earth sentenced for punching a woman in the face, throwing her to the ground
A Minneapolis man has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on felony fifth degree assault charges after police say he punched a woman in the face. Anthony Jay Hanks, 29, was arrested after White Earth officers were called to a report of a domestic assault that occurred June...
October 15, 2016 - 6:38pm
October 7, 2016
Ponsford woman charged with felony meth possession
A Ponsford woman has made her first court appearance in Becker County District Court on felony fifth degree drug possession charges. Candace Faye Roberts, 27, was arrested Oct. 3 after a White Earth police officer saw her traveling in a van that did not have a front license plate....
October 7, 2016 - 3:15pm
September 28, 2016
'We need more space': Domestic abuse keeps White Earth shelter full
There are more abused women and children than there is room to put them. That is the sad statistic coming from the White Earth Reservation's...
September 28, 2016 - 4:10pm
September 18, 2016
We stand with standing rock
Numerous Native American tribes across the country are supporting their Standing Rock brothers and sisters in their protest of the Dakota Access...
September 18, 2016 - 5:00am
August 31, 2016
Long-term approach to growing jobs
It was all about the teamwork: State lawmakers were impressed when Mahnomen County, the City of Mahnomen and the White Earth Reservation joined together to answer Gov. Mark Dayton's call to address economic disparity in Minnesota. The result: Initial funding of $500,000 and ongoing...
August 31, 2016 - 11:04am
August 17, 2016
White Earth man found guilty of drug possession
A White Earth man has been sentenced on a felony drug conviction. Edward Manuel Romero, 25, was found guilty of fifth degree drug possession and was sentenced to 15 months in prison, stayed for five years. He will instead spend 30 days in the Becker County Jail, receiving credit for...
August 17, 2016 - 11:26am
July 31, 2016
White Earth Police Department employs two K-9 units to help sniff out drugs and fight crime
Brixx lies crouched down in the shade of a large tree in the backyard of his home — his thick, black fur blending in with the darkness of the...
July 31, 2016 - 5:55am
July 16, 2016
A tale of 2 Independence Days
I attended the July 11 inauguration of Terrence Tibbetts as chairman and Eugene “ Umsi “Tibbetts as District Three representative for the White Earth Anishinaabeg. The occasion was elegant, White Earth style: Anishinaabeg traditional spiritual leaders, Traditional drum, Honor...
July 16, 2016 - 5:35am
July 6, 2016
Tribal police launch new speeding blitz
The White Earth Police Department has launched a tough new speed enforcement blitz for the White Earth Nation under the tagline: “Obey the Sign or Pay the Fine.” The intensified enforcement effort against speeding drivers underscores the severity of the problem both locally and...
July 6, 2016 - 11:36am
June 15, 2016
Terry Tibbetts elected White Earth tribal chairman -- Umsy Tibbetts wins District 3 race for Tribal Council
Terry Tibbetts won more than 65 percent of the vote Tuesday to become the next chairman of the White Earth Band of Ojibwe. He defeated Mindy...
June 15, 2016 - 12:19am
June 13, 2016
District 3 Tribal Council seat: Fabre sites accomplishments
Barb Fabre and Umsy Tibbetts will face off for District 3 Tribal Council representative in the White Earth general election Tuesday. Each candidate was invited to respond to questions. Here is Fabre’s response: My name is Barb Fabre and I am running for District III representative...
June 13, 2016 - 9:48am
June 12, 2016
White Earth Tribal Chair: Mindy Iverson touts work history with casino, experience in executive-level leadership
Mindy Iverson and Terry Tibbetts will face off for the tribal chair position in the White Earth general election Tuesday. Each candidate was invited to respond to questions. Here is Iverson’s response: Aaniin! My name is Melinda (Mindy) Iverson, enrolled member of the White Earth...
June 12, 2016 - 5:35am
White Earth Tribal Chair: Terry Tibbetts points to experience on tribal council, has mixed views on two new casinos
Terry Tibbetts and Mindy Iverson are competing for the position of White Earth tribal chairman in the general election Tuesday. Each candidate was invited to respond to questions. Here is Tibbetts’ response: My name is Terrence “Terry” Tibbetts. I am 57 years old. My jobs include...
June 12, 2016 - 5:30am
District 3 Tribal Council seat: Tibbetts will speak for district
Umsy Tibbetts and Barb Fabre will compete for the District 3 Tribal Council seat in the White Earth general election Tuesday. Each candidate was invited to respond to questions. Here is Tibbetts’ response: Aniin! Hello out there to all our White Earth enrollees. I’m Eugene Tibbetts,...
June 12, 2016 - 5:10am