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Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Rose Ensemble in Detroit Lakes Tuesday
'Winning by a hair' the second annual Hairy Man Run is set for October 1
Slow and steady wins the race; so far $500,000 has been raised toward new Becker County museum
County disaster drill helps prepare emergency workers for the real thing
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
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
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
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
New White Earth chair will be elected Tuesday
The White Earth General Election will be held this Tuesday, June 14, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Terry Tibbetts and Mindy Iverson will vie to be the next chair of the White Earth Nation, and Barb Fabre and Umsy Tibbetts will compete for the District 3 seat on the five-person Tribal Council....
June 12, 2016 - 5:10am
White Earth man sentenced for sex with a runaway minor
Gerald Lee Libby Jr., 20, of Box 503, White Earth, was sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of depriving parental rights – sheltering a runaway. He was also sentenced on a felony charge of third-degree criminal sexual conduct (victim aged 13-15 and perpetrator...
June 12, 2016 - 5:05am
June 11, 2016
Sentenced on domestic assault file
Randy Lee Anthony Bellanger, 53, of Box 192, White Earth, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for gross misdemeanor domestic assault. A felony assault by strangulation charge was dismissed in a plea agreement. A second gross misdemeanor domestic assault charge was also...
June 11, 2016 - 5:00am
June 2, 2016
White Earth Nation gets state funding for essential tribal programs
White Earth Nation will receive $5.18 million from the Minnesota Legislature for essential Tribal programs. Funding will support Human Services, Indian Child Welfare, and the White Earth Integrated Businesses Development System (WEIBDS). An additional $1 million government aid appropriation...
June 2, 2016 - 5:20am