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Minnesota House members must take harassment prevention training or lose committees
Second woman accuses Sen. Franken of sexual harassment
Montana man hunting for pheasants shoots, kills rapidly-approaching grizzly bear
A career spent fighting wildfires: DL man puts down the hose after 28 years
Call the doctor, this dirt needs help: Local farmers will play key role in new healthy soils initiative
Gulon, Tracy reach state swimming championship podium
Payne continues point streak against EGF
'I'm just playing football': A humble Adam Thielen is the Vikings' feel-good story
Thielen keeps streaks going in Vikings victory over Rams
McDougall blanks Royals for first victory of the season
LP-A Elementary recognized for achieving positive student outcomes
Snappy side: Festive Pomegranate Salad sure to shine on holiday menu
Social Security supports veterans, active duty military personnel
Essentia Health-St. Mary's births
Gov. Dayton proclaims 'Acts of Kindness Week' statewide
friends & neighbors
Dressed to 'The Nines'...kids: The Nines owner opens kids' clothing store across the street
Humane Society of the Lakes assistant manager promoted
Limited number of free MANNA memberships available: BC Energize challenges community to match Essentia donation to JOCAL JEWEL program
Aspen Institute recognizes M State as one of nation's top 150 community colleges
LendEDU's look inside the class of 2017's plan for student loan repayment
Things to do in the lakes area this weekend
DLMS Fall Band Concert is Thursday, Nov. 16
Country singer-songwriter Dustin Lynch at Shooting Star this Friday
World Kindness Day is November 13
It's time to 'Light Up the Lakes'!: Santa's seeking entries for his Nov. 27 Parade of Lights in DL
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Arlo & Neva Bodin
Joe and Karen Merseth
Irene Rose Byer
Maureen "Mary" Miller
Maxine M. Boswell
Marilyn Joy Ostrander
House tax bill hurts charitable giving
A heartfelt thanks
Letters: Farmers need tax reform that helps middle class
Tax bills based on unsound economics, unwise fiscal policy
Letter: Proposed tax cut plans and the national debt
How birds and mammals survive the winter
Monster white-tailed deer taken in northern ND
Pine River area boy bags deer of a different color - rare piebald doe
DL team places first in sporting clays at Fort Thunder
First ice bite is good, but not worth foolish risks
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
His way to Broadway: Minnesota’s De’Lon Grant has made his Broadway debut in ‘Come from Away’
Consume those leafy greens for a healthy body
You've gotta have faith: Christian filmmakers start up business, teaching academy in rural Audubon
My Christmas in Denmark: Different traditions, same feel
pine to palm
Pine to Palm champ signs NLI with BSU
Late string of birdies gives Hoge fourth straight PGA Tour card
Bison golf no longer that other minor sport at NDSU
Gillam snaps Renner’s streak to take Super Senior crown
Piatz picks up second Pine to Palm Mid-Am title
November 6, 2017
Frazee man charged with meth
Anthony Wayne Conger Jr., 30, of Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony third-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Oct. 17 he was a passenger is a vehicle pulled over in rural Becker County by a tribal police officer because...
November 6, 2017 - 1:25pm
November 2, 2017
Woman sentenced for threats with knife
Kateri Irene Warren, 33, of White Earth has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a charge of felony threats of violence, reckless disregard for risk. A felony charge of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon and two misdemeanor counts of domestic assault were dropped...
November 2, 2017 - 11:00am
October 30, 2017
Grants available for native-led groups
Honor the Earth invites organizations to submit a grant proposal for consideration at our board meeting in January. The deadline for submittal is 5 p.m. Dec. 20. Our priority area of focus is in the protection and revitalization of sacred ways, rivers, and places. We are passionate...
October 30, 2017 - 8:00am
October 25, 2017
Cops say 'drop it' in the unwanted meds box
Who would have thought that it would be such a big deal to get rid of old prescription drugs? Throw them away or flush them down the toilet, that's how it used to be done. But those old ways have come back to haunt us. Studies show that medicines flushed down the drain can contaminate...
October 25, 2017 - 5:30pm
October 20, 2017
Ogema woman allegedly caught with 23 grams of meth
Alyssa Marie Dow, 18, of Ogema, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony third-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Sept. 4, Dow was a passenger in a vehicle stopped for erratic driving by a White Earth police officer. She was wanted...
October 20, 2017 - 6:07pm
October 16, 2017
White Earth tribal chairman seeks removal of secretary-treasurer
This should make things a little awkward at White Earth Tribal Council meetings: Tribal Chairman Terry Tibbetts has filed charges with the Minnesota...
October 16, 2017 - 9:06am
September 26, 2017
Two men accused of running heroin from Detroit to White Earth
Two Detroit men are accused of running heroin from Michigan to the White Earth Reservation. Antonio Lamar Agee, 30, of Lauder, Mich., is charged in Becker County District Court with felony first-degree controlled substance crime. He has filed a petition to enter a guilty plea in the...
September 26, 2017 - 12:54pm
September 25, 2017
White Earth Reservation receives state grant to fight 'food desert' problem with food truck
WHITE EARTH, Minn.—According to the latest statistics, 90 percent of White Earth Nation in northern Minnesota is considered a federally-recognized...
September 25, 2017 - 1:11pm
September 22, 2017
Jury trial canceled in horse starvation case, plea hearing set
A rural Waubun man, charged with three felonies in Becker County District Court for allegedly causing the death of three horses under his care...
September 22, 2017 - 11:00am
July 24, 2017
White Earth receives $100,000 Legacy funding for new skate park
The Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee Legacy Fund awarded the White Earth Reservation Tribal Council a $100,000 grant to build the reservation's...
July 24, 2017 - 8:41am
July 21, 2017
Forged check brings long stretch in jail
Lee Ann Jones, 30, of rural Ponsford, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony check forgery. According to court records, on April 27 she tried to pass a forged check at the Community Development Bank in Ogema. Two other checks from the same account had been passed...
July 21, 2017 - 10:00am
July 20, 2017
Woman sentenced for meth
Candace Faye Roberts, 28, of White Earth, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Oct. 3, she was stopped by tribal police for driving a van with no license plate. She admitted to consuming...
July 20, 2017 - 7:30am
July 9, 2017
For the youth: White Earth DOVE Program receives grant to create Child Advocacy Center
When a child experiences trauma--physical, sexual, emotional or otherwise--in a community that does not have a Child Advocacy Center (CAC), the child typically ends up having to tell the worst story of his or her life over and over again, according to the National Children's Alliance....
July 9, 2017 - 10:42am
June 29, 2017
Star Lake Casino may go to vote of tribal members: New White Earth ordinance provides for referendum elections
The White Earth Tribal Council has taken the first step towards allowing a vote of the people to decide the fate of the proposed Star Lake Casino near Dent—or any other question they want to put to a vote. The council on Monday voted 3-0 to approve the White Earth Referendum...
June 29, 2017 - 8:30am
White Earth has spent millions on Star Lake project
White Earth has spent about $7 million so far on the proposed Star Lake Casino project, Tribal Secretary-Treasurer Tara Mason said at a meeting...
June 29, 2017 - 8:00am