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October 2, 2017
West Fargo man shot by Becker County officers has struggled for decades to overcome addictions, mother says
Dean Robert Minnerath, a 55-year-old West Fargo man shot by Becker County sheriff's officers on Thursday night, has a long history of drug and...
October 2, 2017 - 8:03pm
September 29, 2017
West Fargo man named in officer involved shooting
AUDUBON, Minn.—The Minnesota BCA is now investigating the officer involved shooting that occurred Thursday near Audubon. It happened after...
September 29, 2017 - 6:18pm
Authorities name West Fargo man shot by police in Becker County
AUDUBON, Minn. — Two Becker County sheriff’s officers opened fire on a West Fargo man, wounding him after he brandished a rifle at the end...
September 29, 2017 - 5:46pm
Friday News Update (9/29)
Welcome to your news update. OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING We have new information this morning on a developing story out of Becker County. This...
September 29, 2017 - 9:47am
September 28, 2017
BREAKING: Reported shots fired in Becker County; officer possibly involved
AUDUBON, MINN. -- According to police scanner audio from Thursday night in Becker County, shots were fired in an altercation between authorities...
September 28, 2017 - 9:40pm
August 30, 2017
Are our elections secure? Minnesota's in better shape than most states
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—With the CIA and the FBI agreeing that Russia attempted to interfere in the 2016 election to help Donald Trump, many...
August 30, 2017 - 2:20pm
August 19, 2017
A special ceremony for Vietnam veterans: Area man built his own museum, war memorial
PONSFORD, Minn. — Fifty years ago, Howard Maninga of rural Ponsford went to fight in Vietnam as a young Marine. He came back, but he brought...
August 19, 2017 - 3:08pm
August 16, 2017
Becker County website shut down by cyber attack
DETROIT LAKES, Minn - Becker County is under a cyber attack that has taken down its website, disabled its printers and is now slowly corrupting...
August 16, 2017 - 2:32pm
August 6, 2017
Push underway to raise tobacco-buying age in Minn. lakes-area communities
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—The "Tobacco 21" push to get city councils in Detroit Lakes, Frazee and Perham to raise the tobacco-sale age to 21...
August 6, 2017 - 10:33am
July 30, 2017
Rollover in Becker County sends 2 to the hospital, 1 to jail; alcohol believed to be involved
ROUND LAKE, MINN. -- An 18 year-old man is in jail after rolling his vehicle and injuring the two other passengers inside. Benjamin Jones of...
July 30, 2017 - 10:18am
July 21, 2017
Ponsford man charged in Becker County hit-and-run crash
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Bail has been set at $100,000 for a Ponsford man jailed in connection with a hit-and-run crash that left a Detroit Lakes...
July 21, 2017 - 10:06pm
July 19, 2017
Bicyclist suffers life-threatening injuries after Becker County hit-and-run
BECKER COUNTY, Minn. – A Detroit Lakes man suffered life-threatening injuries when the bicycle he was riding collided with a vehicle that left...
July 19, 2017 - 5:20pm
July 14, 2017
Osage, Minn., couple charged with multiple tax crimes
ST. PAUL - The Becker County Attorney’s Office recently charged Michael Monroe Wells with five tax-related felonies and Marie Colleen Wells...
July 14, 2017 - 10:30am
July 12, 2017
Detroit Lakes crash causes boat to fall off trailer on highway
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. —— A woman was taken to the hospital here Wednesday, July 12, after crashing into a truck hauling a boat that was knocked off the trailer while travelling on Highway 59. Around 3:15 p.m., the Minnesota State Patrol reported that Lavonne Molacek, 61,...
July 12, 2017 - 10:19pm
July 5, 2017
Auditor's lawsuit against county goes to MN Supreme Court
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Becker County taxpayers can expect to pay perhaps another $18,500 to defend the county against a lawsuit filed...
July 5, 2017 - 1:48pm