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A Minnesota-filmed movie focusing on Native American culture and starring people from this area is gearing up for its North Dakota premier in Fargo. On Oct. 13, "The Jingle Dress" will show at 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. in the Fargo Theatre.
A couple years ago, when Becker County Historical Society staff members were working on a digitization project, they came across some oversized pictures of the north side of town. At first glance, the pictures weren’t anything too interesting. The empty street scape from 1910. A man kneeling alongside the gravel street.
By Pippi Mayfield / DL Newspapers DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- 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 has also begun.
By Pippi Mayfield / DL Newspapers Whether you ski, bike or just want to see what the hype has been about, Detroit Mountain Recreation Area is hosting an open house...
By Pippi Mayfield / DL Online After more than a month of credit and debit card fraud being reported around the Detroit Lakes area, a local business has been named as the source of the compromise. Lakes Liquor, Detroit Lakes’ municipal liquor store, “suffered a compromise in its data system resulting in unauthorized access to customer credit card account information,” stated a press release sent from Jim Watland, Lake Liquor manager, Monday afternoon. Customers who used their credit card or debit card at Lakes Liquor from Oct. 27 to Nov.
Ronald Quiceno, 38, of Detroit Lakes has been found guilty of the murder of Travis Buckanaga The jury deliberated about two hours Tuesday afternoon before returning the guilty verdict. Quiceno was found guilty of four of the five counts he was charged with. He was found guilty of second-degree murder with intent with the use of a firearm, second-degree murder without intent with the use of a firearm, assault in the second degree and prohibited person in possession of a firearm. He was found not guilty of second-degree attempted murder.
Filled with plenty of knowledgeable speakers and prime spots for birding, this year’s Festival of Birds has a major addition — a trip into Canada. The festival is May 16-19, and people from throughout the United State and Canada are already signing up to attend.
By Pippi Mayfield / DL - Online - The Becker County Attorney’s Office has charged David Lee Stensrud was second degree murder. Becker County Attorney Mike Fritz released a statement Friday afternoon stating the Stensrud, 58, is being charged with the murder of Geraldine Kading after she was found dead April 10 with an arrow to the chest. The complaint alleges that on April 10,BeckerCountydispatch received a report of potential murder and suicide.