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Update: Names of two people killed in crash near Ice Cracking Lodge released
AgweekTV: Sczepanski Farm Insolvency
DL man sentenced for animal cruelty
Murder suspect bludgeoned Otter Tail County mother, son with pipe wrench, charges say
DL track teams compete at Eagle Relays
Frazee girls second, boys third at PR Track
Lakeview Golf Course to open Wednesday
Girls basketball summer camp registration open
Eighth-grade DL Pacesetter team advances to state
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
Parent company of Herberger's could be headed for liquidation
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Peterson: Work mandate for food stamps imperils next farm bill
Arvig to boost workforce by 160
Ketter joins Mid-Minnesota as DL branch manager
Special music event coming to DL library April 24
What's coming up for arts and entertainment around the region
What's new in arts and entertainment around the region
Crawling with creativity: Detroit Lakes' 2nd Annual Art Crawl set for April 19-21
Stories sought for new musical set in Otter Tail County
Evie Svare and Fran Nelson
Harriet E. Anderson
Delores D. Halverson
Armand A. Mayoue
Benneth "Benny" Braseth
Philip Edward Warren
Family of slain child says multiple people called Otter Tail County social services
Letter: Help make these school projects community plans
Letter: Thumbs up to all you snowplow drivers
Letter: An alternative DL school building plan
Divided loyalties--don't be quick to judge
Ice-out shaping up to be late: Brutally cold April will impact May fishing opener
Wild turkey a success story in Minnesota
Snowy start to steelhead season: Despite snowstorm, Brule River anglers turn out for opener
Now is the time to clean, repair your birdhouses
Let's bring back the fishing pier at Dunton Locks
Getting ahead of the curve: Cancer rehab in DL helps patients get back into life
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
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
Letter: Ice palace co-chairs thank the community
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
December 7, 2013
Hastings attorney suspended for misconduct
HASTINGS, Minn. -- The Minnesota Supreme Court has suspended Hastings attorney Rebekah Nett from practicing law for misconduct. The Office of Lawyers Professional Responsibility had requested that the court take disciplinary action against Nett, alleging violations of the Minnesota...
December 7, 2013 - 12:30pm
New details describe night of stabbing near Grand Forks; arrests came quickly after slaying
GRAND FORKS – New court documents give new alleged details from a teenage witness of the stabbing death of Ruben Cisneros Jr. on Nov. 17 northwest of here and show how fast law enforcement nabbed the suspects in the killing and burglary. Three men and a woman, Jennifer Blue,...
December 7, 2013 - 9:30am
December 6, 2013
Murder charges expected in Minnesota prisoner’s death
STILLWATER, Minn. -- The Washington County Attorney’s Office is expected to file murder charges against an Oak Park Heights prison inmate who allegedly strangled a fellow prisoner Monday, authorities said. Inmate Shane Lawrence Cooper, 30, was found dead Monday on the floor of...
December 6, 2013 - 8:45am
April 24, 2013
Lake Park man goes for plea instead of another court trial
A Lake Park man who was granted a new trial last year on a 2008 conviction for criminal vehicular homicide opted instead for a plea agreement that allowed his sentence to be reduced to time served. Jeremy Scott Nelson, 32, of Lake Park, was sentenced to 33 months in prison — approximately...
April 24, 2013 - 11:36am
March 29, 2013
Woman seeks $75k for orange juice injury
FERGUS FALLS - A woman here has filed a lawsuit against Cass-Clay and its then-parent company saying she got a piece of plastic stuck in her throat after drinking the company’s orange juice in 2010. The lawsuit, filed Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Minnesota, says Debbie Jo...
March 29, 2013 - 1:51pm
March 28, 2013
Wisconsin man sues state over miscalculated prison sentence
LAKE MILLS, Wis. — A Wisconsin man who says he stayed in prison more than a year longer than he should have is suing state corrections officials. Robin Gavinski filed a lawsuit in Dane County Circuit Court on Wednesday alleging Department of Corrections officials were negligent...
March 28, 2013 - 8:36am
March 12, 2013
Moorhead police still looking for suspected gunmen in shooting
MOORHEAD – Bail was set at $500,000 without conditions today for a Fargo man charged in connection with a drug-related shooting here last Wednesday. Tyshawn Darden, 19, appeared in Clay County District Court on five felony charges including aiding and abetting attempted murder,...
March 12, 2013 - 3:58pm
Fargo broker charged with 14 additional counts
FARGO — A former Fargo investment broker is facing new charges accusing him of defrauding 18 clients out of more than $900,000 in what state securities officials describe as a “Ponzi-type scheme” than ran for more than a decade. Robert Medhus, 65, was charged in December with...
March 12, 2013 - 8:12am
February 19, 2013
People urged to consider court reporting as a career
Tracy Bennett enjoys her job as a court reporter because she gets a continuing education in criminal, civil and family law, as well as learning...
February 19, 2013 - 8:44am
February 15, 2013
Clay County studies court to address concerns of vets
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- It took Thomas Coleman about six seconds to realize he was about to kill his wife. The Army National Guard specialist was...
February 15, 2013 - 8:41am
February 1, 2013
Frazee woman in court for writing dishonored checks
A Frazee woman made her first appearance Monday in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of issuing dishonored checks-over $500 value -- then filed a petition to plead guilty on the same day. Tiffany Rae Bachmeier, 27, of 30397 U.S. Highway 10, No. 2, Frazee, is accused...
February 1, 2013 - 2:44pm
Woman in court for drugs
A Mahnomen woman will make her first appearance Feb. 11 in Becker County District Court on a felony drug possession charge. Liza Marie Mason, 38, of 107 N. Railway St., Mahnomen, was allegedly found in possession of a controlled substance after being arrested for shoplifting at...
February 1, 2013 - 2:44pm
January 31, 2013
Ex-Grand Forks cop pleads not guilty to terrorizing
A former Grand Forks police officer accused of holding a gun to another man's head at a party pleaded not guilty Wednesday in state district court. Jace Prelip, 27, faces a mandatory minimum sentence of two years in prison if convicted because a weapon was used. The felony charge...
January 31, 2013 - 9:23am
November 19, 2012
Psychiatrist in Norberg rape trial says wife's credibility 'very low'
FARGO - The wife of a Fargo surgeon accused of drugging and sexually assaulting her has a history of attention-seeking and making up symptoms...
November 19, 2012 - 2:34pm
November 9, 2012
Alonna Norberg describes 'true horror' in sexual assault case against husband
FARGO - "It was true horror." That is how Alonna Norberg described for jurors the image she awoke to one night in June 2011. She said she found...
November 9, 2012 - 1:30pm