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Ice left early in spring, arrived late this fall, leading to record-breaking ice-free season on Detroit Lake
From teen rebel to astronaut: Columbia Space Shuttle Pilot Digger Carey talks to youngsters in Mahnomen
DL man gets 45 days on drug charge
Criminal sexual conduct charges dropped against DL man
Callway man sentenced for domestic assault
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Otters snap five-game skid to Laker girls
GIRLS HOCKEY: Prowlers complete season sweep of DL
Pins galore in Laker wrestlers first dual
Lakers rout Rebels in season-opener
Thielen paved the way for fellow MSU-Mankato alumnus
Want to be a snowbird?: Here’s what you should know before ‘taking flight’
In search of cultural identity in a new country
Establishing an early homestead in Becker County (Part 2 of 3)
Reacting the christian way
Friends & Neighbors
Average MN gas prices up 5 cents
Styles on Willow has a new hair stylist
Essentia Health welcomes family medicine physician in Park Rapids
Is your sewer skewered?: Local man designs system to prevent frozen sewer vents
Essentia Health welcomes orthopedic surgeon in Detroit Lakes
'Magical Medora Christmas' comes to Detroit Lakes Dec. 18
'This Little Light of Mine': Trinity Lutheran to host 14th annual Candles & Carols Dec. 18
Meet author Jerry Mevissen Sunday in Wadena
Bus trip to see Takei's 'Allegiance' on Tuesday, Dec. 13: One-night-only screening of Broadway play about Japanese-Americans’ ordeal during World War II to be held at West Acres Cinema
The power of music: Christmas Sing-Along fundraiser set for Sunday at Holmes Theatre
Jeanette M. Giesinger
Diana Lynn Aker
Diana Lynn Aker
Robert Alfred (Bob) Anderson
Helen C. Erickson
Letter: Why does Trump spend so much time demonizing the working press?
Letter: Americans are right to worry about insurance quality
Pipeline protesters in ND win Pyrrhic victory
Mourning a friend who survived Pearl Harbor--and helped win WWII
Guest editorial: Don't ditch local businesses this Christmas
Brad Laabs Column: It's almost ice fishing time--here's where to find the fish
Zebra mussel larvae confirmed in Leech Lake
Outdoors Column: With decurved beak and sweet song, the rarely-seen little brown creeper is unique
December is a good month for pheasant hunting
Towering trees of Itasca Park are from a bygone age
Lucky number 13: MN Flyers’ Level 3 and 4 gymnasts competing in state compulsories this weekend
A new home for the holidays: Manna Food Co-op secures lease on Cutting Edge building
Men's Chorus Christmas concert set Sunday in Pelican Rapids
An explosion of everything Christmas: Detroit Lakes woman creates holiday wonderland in her home
MN children's book author coming to DLCCC Thursday
Pine to Palm
November 30, 2016
Man charged with failing to register as predatory offender
Anthony Joseph Summers, 42, of 26034 Rattle Snake Circle, Waubun, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony violating the predatory offender registration law. According to court records, in 1996 he was convicted of conspiracy to kidnap in federal court in North...
November 30, 2016 - 3:46pm
November 18, 2016
Man sentenced for felony fourth-degree assault
Gerald Wayne Jackson, 29, of Box 421, White Earth has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fourth-degree assault on a police officer, bodily fluids. A gross misdemeanor charge of obstructing justice was dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records,...
November 18, 2016 - 2:12pm
October 30, 2016
A good behavioral program is being used to help put an end to bullying in Becker County schools
Bullying. It's a word that can mean so many things - pushing, taunting, hitting, shoving, name-calling, and many more. But teachers in the area...
October 30, 2016 - 5:59am
Bringing Kylen home; Naytahwaush baby overcoming the odds
"My Christmas wish is that my son will be home for Christmas," said Rebecca Keezer, a single mom from Naytahwaush Village on White Earth. On...
October 30, 2016 - 5:19am
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