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January 31, 2019
Fergus Falls man pleads guilty to murder
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A 29-year-old man has pleaded guilty in Becker County District Court to a murder charge stemming from a fatal shooting...
January 31, 2019 - 2:25pm
December 10, 2018
Man charged in death of former Minnesota police chief makes court appearance
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A man charged in connection with the death of a former Lake Park police chief made a court appearance on Monday, Dec....
December 10, 2018 - 3:49pm
December 4, 2018
Bemidji man sentenced for selling heroin in Becker County
DETROIT LAKES—Tyler Lance Simon, 29, of rural Bemidji, was sentenced in Becker County District Court on Nov. 21 for felony third-degree...
December 4, 2018 - 10:35am
November 21, 2018
Northwest Minnesota county to try GPS to keep track of vulnerable people
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- In mid-October, it took the Becker County Sheriff’s Office in northwest Minnesota nine hours of overnight searching...
November 21, 2018 - 6:25pm
November 16, 2018
Name released in incident involving partially submerged van in Little Detroit Lake
A minivan partially submerged in Little Detroit Lake on the 1000 block of West Lake Drive caused quite a bit of concern Sunday morning. Just...
November 16, 2018 - 11:29am
November 14, 2018
Suspect jailed in fatal shooting in northwestern Minnesota
AUDUBON, Minn. — The Becker County Sheriff's Office on Wednesday morning, Nov. 14, confirmed that one person died in a shooting here Tuesday...
November 14, 2018 - 11:57am
November 12, 2018
Sheriff: Apparent stray bullet kills former northwest Minn. police chief on forest hunting trail
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Authorities are asking for the public's assistance in an investigation into the apparent hunting-related death of a...
November 12, 2018 - 7:11pm
October 15, 2018
Missing 15-year-old found in Becker County with hypothermia, flown to hospital
RURAL PONSFORD, Minn. — A 15-year-old boy with special needs was flown to a Twin Cities area hospital to be treated for hypothermia after he...
October 15, 2018 - 2:01pm
October 5, 2018
Four years after Detroit Lakes woman’s sudden disappearance, sheriff’s office issues another call for public’s help
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — On Oct. 5, 2014, then-42-year-old Melissa Dawn Eagleshield went missing after being last seen leaving a friend’s residence...
October 5, 2018 - 2:21pm
September 16, 2018
Family still looking for answers 43 years after woman vanishes
It has been 43 years since Milda McQuillan went missing in Becker County with little more than a trace, leaving her family with more questions...
September 16, 2018 - 6:09am
August 3, 2018
WE Fest campers have varying views on fun
It was a chilly start to this year's festival but the weather gave way to a picture perfect day at WE Fest, until thunderstorms began to roll...
August 3, 2018 - 9:01am
July 4, 2018
The land of milk and money: Dairy farmers cope with chronically low milk prices, uncertain futures
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Phillip Rotz fears for his family's future in dairy farming. His small 55-cow farm, Twin Oaks Dairy south of Detroit...
July 4, 2018 - 3:10pm
June 18, 2018
Willmar man, a minimum-security inmate, escapes custody in Becker County
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.. — An arrest warrant has been issued for a minimum-security inmate who walked away from a community work assignment...
June 18, 2018 - 5:41pm
May 14, 2018
Alexandria man charged with dangerous chase, fight with officers in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—An Alexandria man has been charged in Becker County District court after he allegedly led a deputy on a dangerous...
May 14, 2018 - 10:04pm
Alexandria man arrested after high-speed chase ends with crash
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- An Alexandria, Minn., man was arrested Saturday, May 12, after a high-speed chase through Becker County. According to...
May 14, 2018 - 12:17pm