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Immigration attorneys describe surge in deportations under Trump
Smartphone app aims to connect hungry Minnesota kids with free meals
Brau family to be honored: Refurbished Willmar Senior High auditorium to be named for family of musicians
It's time to play! Willmar Destination Playground is officially open
Bullermans make century farm in rural Adrian their home for life
Unanswered questions remain in theft of Maris memorabilia from West Acres
ATV groups seek more in Beltrami forest plan
Legion baseball: Post 5 falls twice at Alexandria tournament
Polanco homers, Twins blank Indians
Lynx bounce back from 1st loss, drub Mystics
Faith Conversations: Wife moving forward after sudden death ministry partner
Column: 4-H speaking inspires, prompts memories of grandfather
Why do squirrels strip tree bark?
What's causing all the tree troubles?
Bursack: Nursing home staff may not always foresee an approaching death
Marie H. Muck
Bernice Elsena Koster
Column: Slip away to a luxury weekend at your Hotel Thompson
Disheveled Theologian: Treasure hunting
Looking Back: 1967 -- 1923 WHS graduate speaks at 100th Carleton commencement
Column: What became of those magic pills that cut fuel costs in half?
WHS 70th reunion
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Munns 70th anniversary
Hoefker 60th anniversary
Abrahamson 50th anniversary
Luitjens 25th anniversary
Regular School Board Meeting Minutes May 2017
Nobles County Public Works Facility reroof proposals
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May 15, 2017
3 felonies filed in horse starvation case
A rural Waubun, Minn., man has been charged with three felonies in Becker County District Court for allegedly causing the death of three horses...
May 15, 2017 - 11:22am
March 28, 2017
Two men, 77 and 82, go through ice while fishing on western Minnesota lake
BECKER COUNTY, Minn. -- Two men riding an ATV fell through a frozen lake in this western Minnesota county Tuesday evening. The Becker County...
March 28, 2017 - 10:15pm
March 12, 2017
GOP plans for Medicaid could put the hurt on nursing homes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—A game-changing Republican plan to quit fully funding Medicaid has caught the attention of a nursing home administrator...
March 12, 2017 - 10:03am
March 10, 2017
Home damaged after runaway Suburban creates propane explosion in neighbor's yard
BECKER COUNTY, Minn. — If the neighbors around East Munson Lake Drive weren’t awake yet Friday morning at 6:47 a.m., they would be soon,...
March 10, 2017 - 2:01pm
March 9, 2017
Minnesota counties clash with state auditor over authority
ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Appeals Court will decide whether a 2014 law unconstitutionally took away some of the state auditor's authority....
March 9, 2017 - 4:31pm
November 10, 2016
Clay, Becker veterans in trouble with law find ally in specialty treatment court
MOORHEAD -- Military veterans living in Clay or Becker counties charged with committing a crime may find an ally in a new specialty court operating there. Veterans Treatment Court offers veterans who have run afoul of the law an opportunity for greater access to mental health or chemical...
November 10, 2016 - 8:41pm
September 8, 2016
Becker County wins legal auditing fight, but state auditor’s office will appeal
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- You win some, you lose some. No sooner had Becker County officials popped the champagne cork after essentially winning a court case against the Minnesota State auditor’s Office, than State Auditor Rebecca Otto announced that her office is going to appeal...
September 8, 2016 - 9:51pm
September 7, 2015
Three-vehicle crash injures three in Becker County
BECKER COUNTY — Three people were hurt in a three-vehicle crash in Becker County Sunday. The Minnesota State Patrol reports the crash happened at 12:22 p.m. Sunday on Highway 59 near mile marker 259. Paul Kuehn, 47, was stopped in a Chevy Silverado facing northbound on Highway...
September 7, 2015 - 9:33pm
February 8, 2015
Decontamination units for lake area
DETROIT LAKES — The fight against aquatic invasive species is being stepped up this summer in Becker County. The county will be getting two more decontamination units for this summer’s quest to stop AIS, and the process to hire an AIS coordinator and inspectors for the county...
February 8, 2015 - 9:22pm
September 15, 2014
Pickup rear-ends Amish buggy
FRAZEE — A pickup rear-ended an Amish buggy in northwest Minnesota late last week, but resulted in no serious injuries. The accident happened about 7:30 p.m. Thursday near the village of Evergreen, 10 miles east of Frazee in Becker County. The Minnesota State Patrol said both...
September 15, 2014 - 8:52pm
February 13, 2009
Boy charged for hockey stick assault
CLOQUET - A Becker County boy has been charged with felony second-degree assault for allegedly hitting another boy over the head with a hockey stick during a pickup game in Cloquet, Minn. Dominic Louis Butcher, 16, essentially pleaded guilty Jan. 12. According to court records:...
February 13, 2009 - 9:01am
October 20, 2008
Man beaten, bound, left in Explorer
Becker County authorities are investigating a serious assault in which a 22-year-old Naytahwaush man was beaten, tied up and left in an overturned vehicle. The victim's name has not yet been released. According to the sheriff's department: At 2:03 a.m. Sunday deputies and tribal...
October 20, 2008 - 6:00pm
October 2, 2008
Counties face child protection cuts
"The moral test of government is how it treats those who are in the dawn of life, the children; those who are in the twilight of life, the aged; and those who are in the shadow of life, the sick, the needy and the handicapped." -- Hubert H.
October 2, 2008 - 10:00am