Becker County News


11/12/2018 03:30 AM  ~~~Source~~~
3) Hunting-related incident under investigation 

The Becker County Sheriff's Department has confirmed with Valley News Live that they are investigating a fatal hunting-related incident that happened on the White Earth Reservation. They could not give any other details at this time, since the investigation is active.


11/01/2018 02:11 AM  ~~~Source~~~
DNR says wolf range now extends into Clay County and farmer says wolves preying on livestock 

BARNESVILLE, MINN. - Barnesville area farmer Dave Heng says that wolves are responsible for killing a 450 pound calf this past weekend that was out in his pasture.


10/27/2018 05:11 PM  ~~~Source~~~
For tiny Cormorant Village, big-box Dollar General is not worth a penny 

The Village Board unanimously opposed Dollar General's recent petition to the Becker County Board that would allow it to build a store on a 5-acre strip of agricultural land atop a rise along County Hwy. 5 about 20 miles southwest of Detroit Lakes.


10/15/2018 05:03 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Missing 15-year-old found in Becker County with hypothermia, flown to hospital1 hour ago 

A 15-year-old boy with special needs was flown to a Twin Cities area hospital to be treated for hypothermia after he went missing for several hours Monday, Oct. 15, according to the Becker County Sheriff's Office.