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Weekly police report - April 26 edition
Lake ice out expected to break records
Perham man hurt in Highway 10 crash near DL
Phelps Mill fish passage options will be studied
Stafki awarded the Seagate Excellence In Science Mentoring Award
LaFond qualifies for Hamline Elite Meet
Perham earns a pair of road wins
Yellowjackets cruise in home opener
Perham Lakeside set for the new season
Full house for annual decoy gathering
Dalton James McFadzen
Denise Renee McFadzen
Gerard Michael Wasche
Kathryn "Katie" Eickschen
Dixie Kathaleen Rehborg
Maddison Caroline Hendershot
Arvig set to hire 160 in IT, sales and construction this year
Grounds for firing...up a celebration: Gathering Grounds in Perham marks 20th Anniversary
Detroit Lakes couple forced to spend extra $2,000 on flights home after being stranded in Mexico by Sun Country
Record home sales at record prices a highlight of sales study
AARP providing tax help in Perham and beyond
Make and Take Class set for May 14
Chief Deputy Barry Fitzgibbons to file for Otter Tail County Sheriff
DuBois wins IBPA Benjamin Franklin Award program for excellence in book publishing
Looking Back - April 19 edition
A historic journey: Saved Henning Trinity Building on its way onto National Register of Historic Places
Ask A Trooper: How do troopers help people with opioid addiction?
I had a strange dream
Ask A Trooper: What is the length limit for loads off the rear of a pick-up?
Ask A Trooper: What are the 'right on red' rules?
GE washing machine gives up the ghost
Red River Valley Veterans concerts slated for May 3 in Perham
Bingo, BBQ and storytelling spectacle at two NYM locations
Minnesota poets to read at Wadena County Historical Society April 19
Perham to be center of 'Magic' Saturday
The Ultimate Tribute Show benefitting arts center to feature hits from the 50s and 60s
'It's just a feeling you can't explain'
Thankful for family
Community cooking: Making pizzas the old-fashioned way
'Last hope': After 16 years of serious health struggles, a new mix of antibiotics could be the answer for Lois Porath
A ‘good guy’ is gone: Rodney Hanson remembered for his kindness, love of local history and many community involvements
May 2, 2017
Rural Frazee man uses bolt cutters to shoplift from Walmart
Cory Thomas Swift, 40, of rural Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony possession of shoplifting gear and gross misdemeanor theft. According to court records, he was allegedly one of three men that shoplifted from the Detroit Lakes Walmart on Feb. 25,...
May 2, 2017 - 9:39am
April 27, 2017
Frazee man shoots self while threatening passenger
Jared Scott Allen Hanson, 27, of 31348 County Road 10, Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony second-degree assault. According to court records, on Feb. 6, he accidently shot himself while putting his gun back into its holster while he was driving around...
April 27, 2017 - 9:07am
April 26, 2017
‘Suspicious vehicle’ call leads to marijuana charge for Perham man
Harry William Sperry Jr., 31, of 508 Pinewood Lane, Perham, has been charged in Becker County District Court with with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on April 13 a Becker County deputy responding to a call of a suspicious vehicle saw a...
April 26, 2017 - 2:17pm
April 25, 2017
Man in jail after 100 mph chase through Otter Tail County
A 25-year-old Miltona man was arrested after leading officers on a pursuit in a stolen vehicle, reaching speeds of 100 miles per hour, according to the criminal complaint in the case. Tyler Scott Schmidtbauer was being held at the Otter Tail County Jail on charges of fleeing a...
April 25, 2017 - 10:28am
April 21, 2017
Wanted man on the loose in rural Otter Tail County
BUTLER, Minn. - Authorities in Otter Tail County are looking for a man wanted on multiple warrants who led cops on a multi-county chase, then...
April 21, 2017 - 2:16pm
April 12, 2017
Former principal charged in child porn case in northwest Minnesota
HALLOCK, Minn. — A former school principal appeared in court in Kittson County District Court Wednesday to face child pornography charges after...
April 12, 2017 - 9:23pm
April 11, 2017
Minnesota beheading suspect wants charges dismissed
When David Alexander Haiman was found dead last June in rural Itasca County, Kayleene Danielle Greniger told investigators that her boyfriend...
April 11, 2017 - 8:26am
March 31, 2017
Prosecutors: 'Uber' of sex trafficking rings busted in Twin Cities; also stretched into ND
March 31, 2017 - 8:31am
March 29, 2017
Perham driver arrested for off-road drunken driving, fleeing officers
A 24-year-old Perham man is in Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office custody after he was arrested Saturday for off road drunken driving in a field and fleeing authorities on foot, according to the office's report. The office states that Adam Robert Hunter was driving a 1997 Chevy Cavalier...
March 29, 2017 - 8:42am
March 28, 2017
Toddler, whose mother was stabbed during abduction, found safe; suspect arrested
A toddler reported missing early Tuesday has been found safe after his father and another man allegedly abducted him and stabbed the boy's mother....
March 28, 2017 - 9:32am
March 27, 2017
Man arrested after break in, high-speed chase through four Minn. counties
MOORHEAD - A 25-year-old man was arrested after leading police on a chase through multiple counties, hitting speeds of 100 miles per hour. Zachary...
March 27, 2017 - 8:57am
March 23, 2017
Minnesota man, 29, gets probation for fondling 67-year-old woman in her apartment
LITTLE CANADA, Minn. -- A 29-year-old man who followed a 67-year-old woman into her Little Canada apartment and fondled her has received a stayed...
March 23, 2017 - 3:56pm
March 20, 2017
Mayhem on I-94: Car theft suspect climbs on truck as traffic comes to halt
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—A call that began as a stolen vehicle over the weekend ended with traffic at a standstill on Interstate 94 as numerous law...
March 20, 2017 - 3:55pm
Motorcycle parts reported stolen in Ottertail
A rural Ottertail home and shop was allegedly burglarized in February. The crime was reported to the Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office Wednesday. The owner of 33159 Otter Tail River Road reported to the office that floor boards, gauges and fairings for a Harley Davidson motorcycle...
March 20, 2017 - 7:03am
March 17, 2017
Clarification: Attorney says private investigation led to plea deal for Frazee man
Joe Irby, a Detroit Lakes attorney who represents Blake Andrew Sundvor, also known as Blake Mastin, 34, of Frazee, says a recent plea agreement in Becker County District Court was based on work done by a private investigator working for his firm, not on jurisdictional questions.
March 17, 2017 - 11:28am