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Minnesota launches rural helpline
Floating bog crumples docks on Minnesota lake
Central Minnesota farm worker faces possible deportation to Guatemala
County artist Charles Beck remembered
State officials sick about feds slashing MinnesotaCare
Top-ranked Yellowjackets run out in front in Bemidji
Yellowjacket boys close regular season with win
Hunter shoots 700-plus-pound bear in northwest Minnesota
DNR eyes land swap to connect ATV trail
DGF outlasts Perham on the gridiron
Catharine "Cathy" A. Donoho
Sharon L. Vareberg
George "Joe" Cresswell
Sophia Marie Sipe
Area students receive degrees from NDSU
Waldon makes Chancellor's List at Montana Tech
Winnie Margaret Walter
Jaxton Dean Lynnes
New agent to join Jack Chivers Realty Group
Arvig Donates More Than $100,000 to Local Schools in 2016-17
Arvig named one of Prairie Business magazine’s 50 best places to work
OK Tire will open new facility in December
OTCHS 90th Annual Meeting in Perham
A recipe for success: Richville cafe owner creates 'A Little Summer Fun'
Johnny Cash Tribute Show is tomorrow in Perham
MS Pizza Ranch fundraiser in Perham is April 24
Perham prom, post prom planned April 29 at PWMS
Family ties built during dirt digging
NFL players' behavior disgust me
How many people are dying on roads in the US?
Your letters - Oct. 5 edition
Roundabouts save lives
This is one gun bill that needs to be passed pronto
Concordia Cultural Events presents Offutt Brass
Into the great wide open: Music legend Tom Petty dead at 66
Perham Center for the Arts presents Neil Diamond Tribute Show
Americana-Folk Band playing at Disgruntled Brewery
Kirkbride Arts and History weekend to be held Sept. 15-16
'Failure is not an option': Perham High School students REACH for life-long success
Crash derails Ada man's memory: Kids, wife, parents all strangers
Natural surroundings: Charles Beck's art, home reflect Otter Tail environment
Dog saves owner, scares off burglars
History Mystery of the week: What store is this?
October 10, 2017
Perham resident faces felony drug charge
Sascha Martin Esquivel, 33, of Perham, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Aug. 28, Esquivel was arrested for driving around the baseball fields in White Earth. A loaded needle containing...
October 10, 2017 - 12:31pm
July 17, 2017
Motorcyclist badly hurt after hitting deer in Becker County
A 54-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries after the motorcycle he was driving collided with a deer in Becker County, according to...
July 17, 2017 - 1:47pm
June 14, 2017
Man sentenced for grabbing, trying to bite people
Cristian Alex Cahlin, 22, of Wadena has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fourth-degree assault and misdemeanor disorderly conduct. According to court records, on the evening of Dec. 13, during a sporting event, police were called to Audubon Elementary School,...
June 14, 2017 - 8:31am
May 30, 2017
Detroit Lakes Walmart cleared after alleged bomb threat
Just after 1 p.m. on Memorial Day, May 29, Walmart in Detroit Lakes received a phone call that, according to reports, alleged a bomb threat....
May 30, 2017 - 9:38am
May 25, 2017
UPDATED: Man dies in three-vehicle crash near DL
A 32-year-old Grand Forks man was killed in a three-vehicle crash east of Detroit Lakes yesterday. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the...
May 25, 2017 - 4:25pm
May 24, 2017
Richville woman hurt in rollover accident
A Richville woman was injured in a one-vehicle rollover accident north of Vergas yesterday. Veronica Lynn Vennes, age 44, was driving southbound on Becker County Road 17 when she swerved to miss an animal in the road, the Minnesota State Patrol reports. Her vehicle, a 2003 Mitsubishi...
May 24, 2017 - 2:11pm
May 22, 2017
Frazee native walks away unscathed after vehicle slides off interstate into Devil's Lake
Class of '96 Frazee High School graduate Mike Riewer was a sleeping passenger when the Chevy Blazer he was travelling in began sliding off Interstate...
May 22, 2017 - 8:52am
May 19, 2017
Jury finds Ponsford man acted in self-defense in bloody melee
A jury in Becker County District Court has acquitted a Ponsford man accused of stabbing one man in the face and cutting another in the face and arm. Lukas Devlen Fineday, 20, of Ponsford was charged with felony first-degree assault - great bodily harm.
May 19, 2017 - 4:46pm
May 17, 2017
Two people hurt in three-vehicle collision in Detroit Lakes
Three cars were involved in a rear-end collision on Highway 34 in Detroit Lakes around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, causing eastbound traffic to be detoured...
May 17, 2017 - 12:49pm
May 16, 2017
Woman sentenced for 35 pain pills, 48 grams weed
Angie Marie Travis, 39, of Pelican Rapids, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime.
May 16, 2017 - 9:36am
May 15, 2017
Three felonies filed in horse starvation case
A rural Waubun man has been charged with three felonies in Becker County District Court for allegedly causing the death of three horses under his care through neglect and starvation. Michael Erwin Dahl, 42, faces three charges of mistreatment—torture of animals.
May 15, 2017 - 8:41am
Man dies after swerving off Highway 10, crashing into Detroit Lakes Budget Host Inn
A driver swerved off Highway 10 at approximately 8:30 a.m. Friday morning in Detroit Lakes, crossing a median and Frazee Street before crashing...
May 15, 2017 - 8:36am
May 11, 2017
DL man dies in tractor crash leaving him pinned against tree
A 77-year-old man was killed yesterday after a crash left him pinned between a tractor and a tree along the 28000 block of Tower Road in Detroit Lakes. The Becker County Sheriff's Office received a call concerning the crash just before 3 p.m. May 10 and responded to the scene, along...
May 11, 2017 - 3:09pm
May 3, 2017
Frazee man faces new allegations of sex crimes
Christopher Lynn Kuntz, 34, of Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony first-degree criminal sexual conduct and felony first-degree attempted criminal sexual conduct.
May 3, 2017 - 10:03am
March 27, 2017
Staying safe and warm: Homelessness programs have a big impact in the area
Aiming to do whatever it can for homeless people in the area, Mahube-Otwa has developed several programs over the years to target specific problems. But it isn't getting any easier, said Marcia Otte, family development director for Mahube-Otwa community action agency, which serves...
March 27, 2017 - 11:34am