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July 12, 2018
Brian Smith lying in a Fargo hospital bed.    GoFundMe photo
Sheriff: Northwest Minnesota man who lied to police about assault, said he was trying to commit suicide when he burned truck
July 12, 2018 - 3:33pm
July 9, 2018
Sheriff: Three men assault northwest Minnesota man in his garage, steal and burn his pickup
July 9, 2018 - 3:49pm
May 30, 2018
Minnesota martial arts fighter sentenced for assault while tubing on Otter Tail River
May 30, 2018 - 5:17pm
April 8, 2018
Becker County Attorney Tammy Merkins, left, and Assistant Becker County Attorney Kevin Miller have both been appointed by Gov. Mark Dayton as district court judges in Minnesota's Seventh Judicial District. Judges are selected for their demonstrated abilities, integrity, judicial temperament, legal knowledge and other attributes. Paula Quam / Tribune
'We'll strive to be fair': Two of Becker County’s top legal eagles talk about upcoming judgeships
April 8, 2018 - 8:30pm
March 27, 2018
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Three juveniles identified as suspects in Lake Park high school fire
March 27, 2018 - 10:21am
March 23, 2018
Investigators from multiple agencies are present Friday Officers from the Paynesville Police Department, Belgrade/Brooten Police Department, Stearns County Sheriff's Office and state Bureau of Criminal Apprehension appear to be working inside the house, as well as outside around the house and the garage. Carolyn Lange / Forum News Serviceplay button
Grandson arrested for murder in deaths of couple called pillars of Minn. town
March 23, 2018 - 9:35pm
January 10, 2018
3 dead cats leads to torture charges against Minn. man
January 10, 2018 - 11:54am
June 19, 2009
Money stolen from West Fargo convenience store while clerk in restroom
June 19, 2009 - 8:17am
February 5, 2009
Warren Nelson, 61, founder of and performer at the Big Top Chautauqua in Bayfield, Wis., was arrested Friday on sexual assault and aggravated battery charges.
Big Top Chautauqua founder arrested for sexual assault
February 5, 2009 - 6:00am
February 4, 2009
Pharmacies' tips help nab meth suspect
February 4, 2009 - 12:25pm
Bookkeeper tells police she stole more than $100,000 from Moorhead grocery and spent it at casinos
February 4, 2009 - 11:30am
Blackduck man found guilty of filling wetlands area in Itasca County
February 4, 2009 - 10:30am
Frazee man accused of felony solicitation of a child
February 4, 2009 - 7:00am
Detroit Lakes man sentenced for punching, shattering windshield
February 4, 2009 - 7:00am
Ponsford man sentenced for felony domestic assault
February 4, 2009 - 7:00am