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Winter’s here: Who ya gonna call?
Slick roads lead to dozens of crashes, vehicles in ditches
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Man escapes, dog dies, when pickup goes through lake ice
UPDATED: Winter storm dumping snow in the area
Editorial: Help ‘clear the way’ for postal workers this winter
Low marks for handling of Charlie Fleck’s contract
Letter to the Editor: Perham veterans give praise for a ‘job well done’
Column: The deer hunting spy: A shaky return to the stand after 35 years
APPLAUSE / A PAUSE
‘Merry minions’ take first in Perham’s Parade of Lights
Coming up roses: Moorhead couple to help decorate Tournament of Roses float
NYM Christmas Tree festival on through Saturday
History Mystery: What building is this?
‘Sharing the Holidays’: NYM to kick off its 16th annual Christmas Tree Festival
Owen Ryan Bromeling
Brooks Thomas Moch
William Wade Davis
Mason Lee Priebe
Avah Ann Mast
Perham busts out to 3-0 start
Perham wins fourth straight Jackie Mann title
Perham cruises in opener over Staples-Motley
Perham kicks off basketball season ranked No. 2
Spearing bans on Beers and West Battle Lake rescinded Dec. 2
VELMA B. (LAWRENCE) HERMAN
BETTY ABRAHAM FROST
MATHIAS "MATT" RICHARD WINKELS
MYRNA J. KROGMAN
Salon on Second gets new owner, new name
Santa Anonymous donation boxes out at businesses
Focus Thanksgiving office hours
Flowers and fudge: a perfect pair - Calla opens in Perham
Bazaar draws a steady crowd
November 14, 2013
Homeowner shoots, kills alleged intruder near Sandstone
An alleged home invasion near Sandstone early this morning led to the death of one of the intruders, the Pine County Sheriff’s Office reported. Deputies were called to a residence on Fox Road west of Sandstone at 2:38 a.m. on a report of a shooting. A man described by police...
news / crime
November 14, 2013 - 1:24pm
October 24, 2013
Beltrami County deputy cleared in fatal shooting
BEMIDJI, Minn. — A sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed a Beltrami County man in a standoff in June has been cleared of any criminal charges. “It is my conclusion that no criminal charges are warranted with respect to this matter,” Beltrami County Attorney Timothy Faver...
news / state
October 24, 2013 - 10:00am
August 2, 2013
Two lives lost in murder-suicide near New York Mills
Two men are dead after an apparent murder-suicide near New York Mills last week. Authorities received a call at 9:13 p.m. last Wednesday from a 21-year-old woman who reported gunshots at a location east of New York Mills on County Highway 56, the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office...
news / crime
August 2, 2013 - 3:02pm
July 23, 2013
Airman dead after shooting at Grand Forks Air Force Base
A male airman is dead after a “shooting incident” late Sunday night at Grand Forks Air Force Base, said Staff Sgt. Susan Davis Monday. There is no threat to public safety or search for any suspect, said Davis, a spokeswoman for the 319th Air Base Wing which has about 1,200...
news / region
July 23, 2013 - 9:22am
June 21, 2013
Vergas man gets prison for shooting another in the knee
A Vergas man has been convicted and sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of second degree assault with a dangerous weapon. Jack Thomas Nelson, 19, of 29319 415th St., Vergas, was ordered to serve three years in prison, with credit for 191 days served, and...
news / crime
June 21, 2013 - 11:12am
June 17, 2013
Vergas man gets prison time for shooting man
A Vergas man has been convicted and sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of second degree assault with a dangerous weapon. Jack Thomas Nelson, 19, of 29319 415th St., Vergas, was ordered to serve 36 months (three years) in prison, with credit for 191 days...
news / crime
June 17, 2013 - 12:02pm
March 27, 2013
Perham and New York Mills trapshooting teams to fire up season Monday
MINNEAPOLIS — The Minnesota State High School Clay Target League (MSHSCTL) announced that 114 high school teams representing 195 schools and 3,400 student athletes are participating in the 2013 spring season. Led by the support of their schools and hundreds of volunteer coaches,...
March 27, 2013 - 11:36am
January 28, 2013
Double-shooting near Detroit Lakes leaves one dead, one injured, one in jail awaiting murder charge
Investigators from the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension and the Becker County Sheriff's Office have arrested a man in connection with...
news / crime
January 28, 2013 - 8:50am
April 27, 2011
Dylan: 'I'm sorry, Mom;' Police reports detail what led up to teen murder-suicide
It seemed like a normal night despite the fighting. While there had been bickering back and forth between 17-year-old Dylan Cox and the mother of his baby, 16-year-old Tabitha Belmonte, it was nothing new. In the seven months after their daughter was born, the teenagers lived with...
April 27, 2011 - 4:44am