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Catch-and-release only regulations needed to rebuild Mille Lacs Lake’s walleye population will again be in effect when anglers hit the water on Saturday, May 13. The 2017 walleye season on Mille Lacs is scheduled to run through Monday, Sept. 4.
MANKATO, Minn. -- A 4-year-old boy has died after his clothing caught on a hook at a Mankato thrift store on Saturday, Mankato police said. Around 5:40 p.m., March 18, police and medical responders were called to the Again Thrift & More store after the boy was found unresponsive in a dressing room. While a relative was using a dressing room, the 4-year-old crawled underneath another dressing room door and once inside, had his clothing get caught on a hook, police Cmdr. Daniel Schisel said.
FARGO -- Family and friends have gathered here and in Minnesota’s Otter Tail County to deal with the sudden, untimely deaths of two women who were related. The women died within days of each other -- one from a blood infection and the other after falling from a horse. Kindred, N.D., native Allison Moline, a 34-year-old mother of five, developed an infection after having kidney stone surgery.
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.
A Frazee man who previously hoaxed two Twin Cities TV stations and was convicted of scamming Hummer owners has been sentenced In Becker County District Court on a misdemeanor charge of failing to deliver a motor vehicle title. Blake Andrew Sundvor, also known as Blake Mastin, 34, of 610 S. Lake Drive, Frazee, had a felony charge of providing false information in a motor vehicle title dismissed, along with a gross misdemeanor charge of motor vehicle excise tax fraud.
A 41-year-old Naytahwaush, Minn., man died in a rollover Tuesday at about 10:30 a.m. seven miles north of Detroit Lakes. Marvin Tibbetts Jr. was taken to Essentia-St. Mary’s Hospital in Detroit Lakes where he died. According to Becker County Sheriff Todd Glander, a witness said they saw Tibbetts Jr. lose control of 2014 Chevrolet Traverse, enter the ditch and hit an approach before to rest against a tree along County Highway 21.
A rural Ottertail man has been charged with first-degree arson after setting his home on fire Saturday.
Blake Andrew Sundvor, also known as Blake Mastin, 34, of Frazee, has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a misdemeanor charge of failing to deliver a motor vehicle title. A felony charge of providing false information in a motor vehicle title and a gross misdemeanor charge of motor vehicle excise tax fraud were dismissed.
James Eugene Rolland Covey, 33, of Lake Park has been sentenced in Becker County District Court on a felony charge of domestic assault. A second felony charge of domestic assault and a felony charge of reckless disregard for risk were dismissed in a plea agreement.
Ricky Lynn Anderson, 48, of 607 Second Ave., Frazee has been charged in Becker County District Court with two felony counts of domestic assault. According to court records, on March 4 police officers were called to a Frazee residence on the report of a man pounding on a door after a dispute with his wife. Anderson allegedly was very intoxicated and had struck the victim in the face, then grabbed her very tightly by the neck. He then punched a mirror and broke other items in their household.