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Racing collection ransacked

It’s every collector’s nightmare: coming back to find your memorabilia gone. That’s exactly what happened to a Dalton woman around 7:15 a.m. Monday, when she arrived at her trailer home at 106 Court Street to find that her collection of Dale Earnhardt memorabilia had been stolen. The burglar or burglars likely broke into the trailer […]

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Shed burglarized near Erhard

A rural Erhard man discovered that his shed had been scoured for valuables over the weekend, with several different items being taken. Between early Saturday evening and early Sunday afternoon, a burglar or burglars entered a shed at 36627 208th Ave. and took a four-wheeler, a trailer, a welder, various antiques, and fishing tackle. The […]

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Laptop, projector stolen

A laptop and a quality projector were stolen from the sanctuary at Christ Outreach Center in Fergus Falls sometime last week. The burglary at the center, located at 201 North Union Ave., was reported Friday night. There was no forced entry. The burglary is believed to have occurred between July 16 and 22.

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NYM men to pay up for $10,000 in damage

Two New York Mills men will have to pay up after causing over $10,000 in damage during an intoxicated series of joyrides on May 4. Douglas Lyon Dabill, 23, was sentenced this week for third degree burglary, a felony which can be downgraded to a gross misdemeanor in the future. Another identical charge and a […]

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Vergas man fined for burglaries

A Vergas man will have to pay about $2,200 in restitution after committing a series of burglaries in 2010, including from his next-door neighbor. James Robert Nord, 19, was convicted of two counts of third degree burglary. In addition to his restitution, he was sentenced to 90 days in jail, five years supervised probation and […]

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Pelican Rapids home burglarized

Pelican Rapids police are looking into a home burglary that happened sometime during the day on Tuesday. The burglar or burglars broke into the home via a screen window in the back. Financial records were stolen from the home. There are no suspects at this time. The home also suffered damage to an outside door, […]

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Guns stolen from garage

A handgun and pellet gun were reported stolen from an unlocked vehicle in an unlocked garage this morning at 6:43 a.m. at 607 North Union Ave. in Fergus Falls. No arrests have been made, and there are no suspects at the time. Detective Carol Schmaltz fears that kids might be behind this, in which case […]

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Blanche Lake garages burglarized

Two garages near Blanche Lake had a tasty summer meal stolen from them overnight on Tuesday, the sheriff’s office reported. The unlocked garages, located on Mar Tee Beach Road, were undamaged, but a burglar stole beer, frozen steaks and a man’s wallet with ID from the garages. The sheriff’s office believes that the same burglar […]

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Amor storage units burglarized

Three storage units at the Stor-A-Mor storage center near Amor were broken into sometime in the last few days. The break-ins were discovered on Wednesday. The sheriff’s office reported that padlocks on the units had been cut and entry had been gained. It is not known what, if any, items were taken at this time […]

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Woman allegedly fakes burglary

An Underwood woman has been charged in court after allegedly faking a break-in at her own home. Mary Christina Grossman, 41, was charged Friday with second degree burglary. Though it is alleged that she staged a burglary at her residence on June 28, the burglary charge stems from an incident that happened on June 13 […]

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