MAURSTAD — Niingozis Blukingzton; born September 4, 2018, weighing 9 pounds, 3 ounces, to Lacey Clark and Marcus Maurstad Sr. GIERE — Grayson Randall Erdman; born September 5, 2018, weighing 7 pounds, 15.4 ounces, to Kelsey Wilberg and Nathan Giere. WEAVER — Paisleigh Skye; born September 8, 2018, weighing 7.12 pounds, to Mariah Weaver. FILLER — Easton Douglas; born September 10, 2018, weighing 6 pounds, 9.2 ounces, to Heather Loberg and Zachary Filler.
The Detroit Lakes Breakfast Rotary Club's incoming president, Paul Muckenhirn, and outgoing president Josh Hochgraber recently got together with Pat Petermann, executive director of the Boys & Girls Club of Detroit Lakes, and board member Rick Michaelson to present the club with a $20,000 check.
Two-time Grammy Award nominee Lee Brice will perform live at Mahnomen's Shooting Star Casino, Hotel and Event Center this Friday, Sept. 21 at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $30 and are on sale now. They can be purchased by phone at 1-800-313-SHOW (7469), online at www.StarCasino.com/tickets , or via the "Buy Tickets" tab on Shooting Star's Facebook page: www.Facebook.com/ShootingStarCasino .
Isaiah James Gray, 21, of Bagley, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony first-degree burglary. A second charge of felony first-degree burglary was dropped in a plea agreement. According to court records, Gray was one of two men who broke into a Becker County home and threatening residents with a gun in the early morning hours of Dec. 15, 2016. At 5:45 a.m. that day, the second man told Gray he had to take care of some business in White Earth. Gray drove him to a home where he picked up a shotgun, and then drove him to a residence on County Road 21.
Michelle Danielle Faifer, 21, of Labadie, Missouri, has had a felony drug crime dismissed in Becker County District Court after meeting all conditions for dismissal set down by the court. According to court records, the white Chevy Cavalier she was driving was pulled over by a trooper near Detroit Lakes on Aug. 7, 2015, during the WE Fest country music festival.
A Rothsay man was seriously hurt when he was thrown from his motorcycle on Interstate 94 near Fergus Falls on Tuesday night. Jeremy Jay Johnson, 38, of Rothsay suffered life-threatening injuries and was transported to Sanford Hospital in Fargo, according to the State Patrol. He was eastbound on I-94 on a 2004 Harley Davidson motorcycle when he lost control and left the roadway. Johnson was thrown from the motorcycle. He was not wearing a helmet and alcohol was a factor in the crash, the State Patrol said.
Three people were injured in a rear-end collision on Highway 59 south of Mahnomen Sunday morning. The accident occurred at about 11 a.m. when a 2005 Dodge Ram, southbound on Highway 59, stopped to turn east and was rear-ended by a 2008 Chevy Silverado, according to the State Patrol. No injuries were reported in the Dodge Ram, but three people were hurt in the Silverado: The driver, Daniel Patrick Sherer, 33, and two passengers, Amanda Teresa Sherer, 26, and Maci Mae Sherer, 6, all of Grand Forks.
Detroit Lakes artists Todd Voss and Fern Belling are showcasing a variety of their paintings in the Detroit Lakes Public Library through Oct. 31.Included are recent works done in studio and out of doors, or plein air, in several different media.
Comedian Larry the Cable Guy — also known as Dan Whitney — will perform at Mahnomen's Shooting Star Casino, Hotel & Event Center tonight (Friday, Sept. 7) at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $45 and are on sale now. They can be purchased by phone at 1-800-313-SHOW (7469), online at www.StarCasino.com , or via the "Get Tickets" tab on Shooting Star's Facebook page: www.Facebook.com/ShootingStarCasino .
MCCURDY — Leo Cody; born August 27, 2018, weighing 9 pounds, 5 ounces, to Jamie and Matthew McCurdy. PETERSON — June Marilyn; born August 27, 2018, weighing 6 pounds, 14 ounces, to Elizabeth and Tyler Peterson. HUNTER — Merit Bristol; born August 29, 2018, weighing 7 pounds, 6 ounces, to Gretchen and Nate Hunter. SKERIK — Luke Wayne; born August 30, 2018, weighing 7 pounds, 15 ounces, to Brianna and Lane Skerik. BECKERLEG —Axton Jo; born September 2, 2018, weighing 7 pounds, 4 ounces, to Jessica and Shane Beckerleg.