DL News Staff
WHITE EARTH, MINN. — Thursday, Feb. 22 the White Earth Police Department, Becker County Sheriff's Office, Mahnomen County Sheriff's Office, Detroit Lakes Police Department, West Central Drug Task Force, Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force and the Headwaters Safe Trails Task Force concluded a multi-month-long investigation involving the trafficking of heroin to the White Earth Reservation, Becker County and Mahnomen County areas.
"Love your Charity" will be celebrated by MinnKota Recycling from February 1 through March 31 this year. During this promotion, individuals may deliver their clean sorted recyclable materials to one of MinnKota's redemption centers and donate the proceeds to one of more than 180 qualified charitable organizations registered with MinnKota. MinnKota will then pay the designated charitable organization the proceeds as follows: • aluminum cans = current buy back price plus five cents per pound • #1 & #2 plastic bottles = two cents per pound
4 arrested after drug bust on northwest Minn. reservation WHITE EARTH, Minn.—Four people were arrested after a months-long investigation into heroin trafficking on the White Earth Reservation in northwest Minn., authorities said Thursday, Feb. 22.
Three Frazee FFA teams competed at a regional competition at the University of Minnesota, Crookston on Jan. 24. Of those, the Wildlife and Milk Quality teams took first place and will be advancing to the Minnesota state competition in April, along with individual first-place winner Jaryn Johannson.
Sunday, February 25 Meatball Dinner & Silent Auction: Trinity Lutheran Church, located at 1401 Madison Ave. in Detroit Lakes, will host a meatball dinner and silent auction fundraiser from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. All are invited. Monday, February 26 Lake Park Lions Meeting: The Lake Park Lions Club will meet inside the Lake Park American Legion; a meal will be served at 6 p.m., followed by the meeting at 6:30. New members welcome. For more information, please contact El Jacobs at 218-532-7361 or email email@example.com .
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 4.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.49/gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 5.4 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.51/gallon, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.
Explore lake life at the Civic Center in downtown Fargo on Friday and Saturday, and meet with lake locals in the heart of the metro area to discover more about lakes country. The curated expo uncovers year-round opportunity to explore, visit or live lake life. This year includes live on-stage podcasts with multiple guest speakers both days: Friday, Feb. 23 from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday, Feb. 24 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday, Feb. 9 At 2:16 p.m. a caller reported $200 taken from a change safe at Orton's gas station in Audubon. Saturday, Feb. 10 At 7:31 p.m. the owner of a home on the 19000 block of County Highway 47 in Osage returned home from a trip to find that items had been taken from his residence, including a hunting bow, a gaming system along with multiple games, and a fish finder. Monday, Feb. 12 At 3:21 p.m. a caller reported someone had taken all her diamond jewelry from her home on the 200 block of Willow Street.
Friday, February 23 Lenten Fish Fry Fundraiser: The Knights of Columbus Council 12581 of Frazee will host a Lenten fish fry fundraiser from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Frazee. The meal will include fried fish, scalloped potatoes or French fries, green beans, cole slaw, bread and ice cream. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for kids age 7-12, and free for kids age 6 and under. Sunday, February 25
Average retail gasoline prices in Minnesota have fallen 2.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.55/gallon, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 2,856 gas outlets in Minnesota. This compares with the national average that has fallen 3.5 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.57/gallon, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.