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Driver sentenced for hit-and-run that killed northwest Minn. girl near Lake Mille Lacs
Driver sentenced for hit-and-run that killed Lake Park girl near Lake Mille Lacs
Frazee FFA team to compete at State
Crime & accidents around Becker County
Jaguars end Mahnomen-Waubun's season in consolation semis
Activities commitment celebration Monday, March 26
Top-seeded Crusaders blow out Mahnomen-Waubun in Class A quarters
Brooklyn Center hands Breckenridge first-round loss
Prep boys basketball: Triple the heartbreak for Esko
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
friends & neighbors
After historic college basketball upset, Little Caesar’s announces free pizza giveaway to everyone in America
Nice growing, Jack: Jack Chivers Realty relocating to downtown DL, into the mall
Farmers concerned about trade war with China
Twin Cities airport is best in its size
State Commerce Dept. website now multilingual
Music, dancing and more coming to lakes area this month
Ken’s FM fundraiser aims to bring station back to full power
What's ahead for the region's arts scene in the coming weeks?
Dishing up a tasty homemade meal, for a good cause: DL Breakfast Rotary's March 13 meatball dinner to benefit local food pantry
Spring is here -- and your local library is ready to celebrate
William "Willy" Weber
Catherine S. Doll
Raymond "Ole" Mounts
Lyle Byron Oja
More immigrants would give huge boost to US economy
Letter:Credit unions are very different from banks
Letter: Why aren't we fighting back against Russia?
Sixty pills prescribed--only four were needed
It's time to return a big favor to the Boys and Girls Club
Sometimes memories are more important than fish
Are Ivory-billed woodpeckers back from the dead?
Jumbo perch are popping up
Brad Laabs column: The panfish are biting, and the tullibee chase is on
Maple syrup-making at Minnesota state parks
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
For the love of the homeless: DL native Luke Pechmann poses for animal adoption pin-up calendar
Welcome to the dark side: Local museum's first 'After Dark' event brings sold-out crowds
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
Polar Fest ends with a bang – and a splash
Severe Weather Announcements (6)
December 4, 2017
Colorado man hired to help collect drug debt shoots man twice
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — Court documents have revealed more details about a shooting at a downtown Fergus Falls apartment on Nov. 21 that...
December 4, 2017 - 12:00pm
December 1, 2017
Teen dies after truck hits buggy in Todd County
The 17-year-old boy who was driving a horse and buggy that was hit by a semi-truck in northern Todd County has died, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. David Miller of Staples was driving the horse and buggy west on Highway 210 between Hewitt and Staples on Thursday, Nov. 30....
December 1, 2017 - 11:39am
November 29, 2017
Crime & accidents
Tuesday, Nov. 21 At 9:24 a.m. a caller reported a cabin, storage shed, and camper had been entered on the 37000 block of Bucks Trail in Waubun. At 11:13 a.m. pork ribs and a ribeye roast were reportedly stolen from Frazee Family Foods. At 11:25 a.m. a table saw and tackle box were...
November 29, 2017 - 1:00pm
November 24, 2017
Crime & accidents
Tuesday, Nov. 14 At 10:09 a.m. a caller reported a burglary on the 31000 block of East Round Lake Road in Ponsford where binoculars and two LED flashlights were reportedly stolen, and candy wrappers and a glove were left by the alleged thief. At 11:51 a.m. a caller reported interrupting...
November 24, 2017 - 11:00am
Burglary suspects nabbed after short chase in Becker County
Burglary suspects in Becker County took sheriff's deputies on a short Thanksgiving afternoon chase. According to a report from the Becker County...
November 24, 2017 - 8:49am
November 22, 2017
Western Minn. man charged with starting family's mobile home on fire
FRAZEE, Minn. — A Frazee man has been charged in Becker County District Court in connection with a fire Saturday morning, Nov. 18, at his...
November 22, 2017 - 9:27am
November 21, 2017
DL man must pay $55K restitution after bilking elderly woman
A Detroit Lakes man must pay back $55,000 for bilking an elderly Hubbard County woman out of tens of thousands of dollars through overbilling for tree removal, roofing and riprap work. Dale Ray Tyge, 62, of Detroit Lakes was originally charged in Hubbard County District Court with...
November 21, 2017 - 12:27pm
November 16, 2017
Statewide crime & accidents
Fargo man who scammed Minn. welfare programs gets 14 years in prison ST. PAUL --- A Fargo, N.D., man who scammed Minnesota welfare programs out of hundreds of thousands of dollars will spend the next decade in prison. Elfonzo Dyrell Shelby was sentenced Tuesday in Ramsey County District...
November 16, 2017 - 11:00am
Crime & accidents
Tuesday, Nov. 7 At 7:41 a.m. a mailbox on the 200 block of Stone Creek Road was reportedly damaged. At 7:50 a.m. a caller reported an item missing from a lawn on the 400 block of North Shore Drive. At 9:48 a.m. a caller reported a rock, which was kicked up by another vehicle, hit...
November 16, 2017 - 10:00am
November 15, 2017
Former DL principal, Minn. superintendent faces 20 felonies
SHAKOPEE, Minn. — The former superintendent for Shakopee Public Schools has been charged on suspicion of using a district credit card...
November 15, 2017 - 10:22am
November 12, 2017
Ogema man sentenced for incident with police
Teddy Raymond Millage, 56, of Ogema has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle. A felony charge of second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon, a misdemeanor domestic assault charge and a misdemeanor obstructing the legal...
November 12, 2017 - 8:00am
Man sentenced for burglary at Richwood Store
Joshua Richard Basswood, 20, of Ponsford, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony third-degree burglary. According to court records, on Aug. 30, a Becker County sheriff's sergeant responded to a report of a burglary at the Richwood Store. A window had been broken...
November 12, 2017 - 7:00am
November 11, 2017
Menahga woman charged with selling meth
Linda Marie Johnston, 68, of Menahga has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony third-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Jan. 22 she allegedly sold 1.9 grams of meth (with packaging) confidential reliable informant with the West Central...
November 11, 2017 - 5:00pm
Fargo man accused in Becker County burglary
Dustin Alexander DePiano, 29, of Fargo has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony first-degree burglary. According to court records, on Nov. 3 the Becker County Sheriff's Office responded to a residence where a burglary had been reported. A cell phone and pair of...
November 11, 2017 - 3:00pm
DL man sentenced for auto theft
Eric Clayton Nord, 33, of Detroit Lakes has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony theft of a motor vehicle. According to court records, on Sept. 10, 2016, a Dodge Durango valued at $3,500 was reported stolen from a residence in Becker County. It was found later...
November 11, 2017 - 2:30pm