Ogema News


09/09/2017 01:09 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Three airlifted to Fargo Sanford after vehicle crash in central Minnesota 

At approximately 5:30 a.m. Saturday, Kennedy Heisler, 18, of White Earth was driving a 2003 Oldsmobile eastbound on Highway 113 when his vehicle hit a driveway approach and vaulted. Richard Hanks, 18, of Ogema, Phillip Thompson, 19, of Mahnomen and Shantal Hanks, 18, of Waubun were passengers in the vehicle.


03/27/2017 02:39 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Man who beat child sentenced to 30 years in prison 

A man who pleaded guilty in the fatal beating of his girlfriend's 3-year-old son in western Minnesota has been sentenced to 30 years in prison. Twenty-four-year-old Sterling Andersen, of rural Ogema, avoided a possible life prison term by pleading to second-degree murder in the October 2015 death of Steven Warren at the couple's home on the White Earth Indian Reservation.