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Wadena woman gets nearly 5 years for selling meth
DL man charged with felony check forgery
AgweekTV: Food Blogger Makes It Big
Warrant issued for Detroit Lakes man
Ogema man sentenced for stolen watercraft
Thompson, Olds advance to Big Bear semifinals
Panthers own second half against DL to stay perfect in the Mid-State
Unbeaten Patriots hand Laker boys second Mid-State loss
Frisco treat: Bison overpower Sam Houston State to advance to FCS championship game
Cardinals pull away from DL in second half
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
Ecumen gets top rating from U.S. News & Worldwide Report
MRCA Inducts Fun Ta Boot Resort owners into MN Hospitality Hall of Fame, honors Fair Hills employee as Operator of the Year
Minnesota fuel costs down 3.2 cents per gallon
Jobs aplenty: Becker County's unemployment rate is lowest it's been in decades
Fuel cost down 2.6 cents last week
'Member of the Family': New book captures both the allure and horror of Charles Manson
Medora Christmas tour en route to Detroit Lakes: Musical set for Dec. 15 at George Simson Auditorium
'Rock & Roll Christmas' returns to DL's Holmes Theatre on Dec. 14
Dallas Holm to perform at The Refuge in DL this Sunday
'Winter Harvest' is in: New commemorative book on ice harvesting to be launched Saturday at BC Museum
Tom & Bertha
Robert and Marilynn Halverson
Jacob "Jake" Arntson
Lynn Hummel Column: Four blank walls
Lawmakers must be open about harassment allegations
Letter: Trump was right to cut size of national monuments
Lee Hamilton column: Balancing out the lobbyists
Updated: Winona LaDuke column: With Franken, Dems threw out baby with the bathwater
Blane Klemek column: Classic or modern, snowshoes are lots of fun
Brad Laabs column:Changes coming for northern pike fishing
Extremely rare Canada lynx spotted in northern Minnesota forest
Wild turkeys present hunting challenge
The smart move now is: Stay off the ice!
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
Israelson qualifies for U.S. Amateur
Defending champ to skip Pine to Palm for pro pursuits
Pine to Palm: Thursday Spotlight
83rd Pine to Palm
Welle returning to defend Pine to Palm championship
October 26, 2017
Osage man lands in DWI Court after his seventh conviction
John Craig McCormick, 44, of Osage has been sentenced in Becker County District County for felony DWI. According to court records, at 1:24 a.m. on April 30, a deputy went to a residence on County Road 58 near Ponsford on the report of a man in the yard who had just crashed his motorcycle...
October 26, 2017 - 10:30am
September 22, 2017
Man gets prison for fleeing police officers
A Princeton, Minn., man has been sentenced to prison for speeding away from police officers who tried to arrest him on an outstanding warrant. Nathan Walter Buranen, 26, was sentenced in Becker County District Court Sept. 11 for felony fleeing a peace officer in a motor vehicle....
September 22, 2017 - 11:04am
September 6, 2017
Several area students enrolled at Ridgewater for fall semester
Ridgewater College, with campuses in Willmar and Hutchinson, Minn., recently announced that the following area students have been admitted to the college for fall semester 2017. Betty Schouviller, Callaway; Laurie Erdall, Katie Lawrence and Christine Scoles, all of Detroit Lakes;...
September 6, 2017 - 2:16pm
June 1, 2017
Osage man faces felony DWI charges
John Craig McCormick, 44, of rural Osage has been charged in Becker County District Court with two felony DWI counts. According to court records, at 1:24 a.m. on April 30, a deputy went to a residence on County Road 58 near Ponsford on the report of a man in the yard who had just...
June 1, 2017 - 9:00am
May 31, 2017
Area students named to M State president's list
Minnesota State Community and Technical College has named 670 students to its president's list for the 2017 spring semester. Area students named to the president's list are the following (listed alphabetically by hometown):
May 31, 2017 - 12:56pm
Osage Sportsman's Club Gun and Knife Show
Set your calendar for Saturday, June 10 and Sunday, June 11 for the Osage Sportsman's Club Gun & Knife Show. The show will be at the Hubbard County Fairgrounds in Park Rapids from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday and 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday. Entry Fee is $5. Children and families...
May 31, 2017 - 9:00am
March 13, 2017
Osage teen sentenced for role in multiple burglaries
Joshua Lee Baker, 17, of 52838 180th St., Osage has been sentenced in Becker County Juvenile Court for felony first-degree possession of a dangerous weapon. A felony charge of second-degree burglary was dropped in a plea agreement According to court records, on May 19 he and two other...
March 13, 2017 - 10:00am
January 21, 2017
Coborn on Ridgewater dean's list
Ridgewater College is proud to announce Cole Coborn of Osage has been named to the fall semester 2016 dean's list. To be named to the dean's list, a student must complete a minimum of 12 credits and earn a minimum of 3.50 grade point average. Ridgewater College is a community and...
January 21, 2017 - 6:00am
January 6, 2017
Teen sentenced for role in placing fake bomb in Peoples Park
An Osage teen has been sentenced in Becker County Juvenile Court for his role in making a fake bomb and taping it to a utility pole in Peoples Park in 2015. The four young men charged in the incident said they did it to prank their friends, but the fake device caused a bomb squad...
January 6, 2017 - 3:00pm
November 20, 2016
Growing pains; Influx of youngsters sparks Osage gun range expansion, legal woes
Like many Minnesota shooting ranges, membership in the small Osage Sportsman's Club was aging and numbers were stagnant, until it received a...
November 20, 2016 - 6:52am
November 16, 2016
Despite opposition, Osage Sportsman's Club gets permit
The Osage Sportman's Club dodged a bullet Tuesday as Becker County Commissioners approved an after-the-fact conditional use permit for tree removal within the Shoreland District. The County Board voted 4-1 (with Commissioner Ben Grimsley dissenting) to concur with the unanimous decision...
November 16, 2016 - 9:06am
August 31, 2016
Snellman Days set this weekend
A hot dog eating contest, mayoral "election"—where prospective candidates can literally buy votes for $1 each—as well as strolling...
August 31, 2016 - 10:17am
June 16, 2016
Smokey Hills open again
Smokey Hills Wilderness Retreat, located just outside of Osage, has reopened for the first time since 2014, and it’s under new ownership. Jim...
June 16, 2016 - 5:35am
April 9, 2016
Osage artisan skilled in the art of traditional weaving
Follow a long, dirt road through the Smoky Hills State Forest and you’ll find Bruce Engebretson’s studio tucked among hardwoods and pines....
April 9, 2016 - 5:20am
January 25, 2016
Man arrested for drugs following Highway 34 head-on crash near Osage
A Fargo man who police say had meth crystals in his nose during a head-on crash east of Osage last week is facing several charges. John Jason...
January 25, 2016 - 11:52am