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Old-time dancing keeps everybody spry
Hubbard County SWCD here to help with water issues
Facilitation group meets to bring community ideas together
Suspect in deputy shooting death remains unidentified
Bemidji man pleads guilty in death of foster child found bruised, lacerated
Braves defeat Wolverines in conference play
Crosby-Ironton remains undefeated with conference win over Panthers
Panthers pick up pivotal win over Pirates
Tigers defeat Pequot Lakes, MI-B
Undefeated in the pool
Kenneth A. Mueller
Peggy Adele Randall
Geriatric services extended at TSZ
Basic Business Cents: Understand your organizational culture
Klein Insurance opens branch in Park Rapids
Longtime Park Rapids business owner sells Bruhn Optical
One-Act Play Contest to be held Jan. 28
Teens, adults urged to join 'community reads together' project
Popular children's musician dies of cancer
"Onward from Selma" celebrates Martin Luther King
Stillwater resident wins 2018 turkey stamp contest
2017 DNR Roundtable: Keeping what we have
Take A Kid Ice Fishing this weekend
Lot of pout: Burbot state record is on the books
Itasca State Park offering January snowshoeing events
About Fishing: 2016 fishing season in review
Letter: Obama tried bipartisan approach
Letter: Hope of unifying the country disappeared
Commentary: Working for progress and people of Minnesota
Commentary: A better person in 2017
Editorial: Another shutdown for Minnesota?
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
October 10, 2014
Mentally ill inmate sues Beltrami County
A mentally ill man who was allegedly beaten by fellow inmates in Beltrami County jail and then furloughed so the county wouldn't have to pay medical expenses filed a civil rights lawsuit Monday. Theran Stai, 46, filed claims at the U.S. District Court in Minneapolis against...
October 10, 2014 - 5:47am
September 8, 2014
Beltrami County Courts
The following cases were heard Aug. 29 by Beltrami District Judge Paul T. Benshoof: Kelly William Burgoon, 48, of Becida was sentenced for second-degree DWI to one year in the Beltrami County Jail of which 335 days are stayed for four years. Burgoon must serve 30 days...
September 8, 2014 - 8:27am
March 5, 2012
Beltrami County Court Report for March 4
The following cases were handled by Beltrami County District Judge John Melbye between Feb.
March 5, 2012 - 7:21am
January 16, 2012
Beltrami County District Court Jan. 15
In Beltrami County District Court before Judge Paul Benshoof: Christopher John Lunseth, 31, of Richfield, Minn., pleaded guilty and was sentenced Dec. 12 for gross misdemeanor second-degree DWI. He must serve 30 days of a one-year jail sentence, pay a $500 fine and serve three years...
January 16, 2012 - 7:45am
January 5, 2012
3-month-old in critical condition after assault in Beltrami County
A three-month-old girl was taken to the Sanford Bemidji Medical Center emergency room after Beltrami County Sheriff's deputies responded to a report of an assault. At 10:55 p.m. Monday, deputies responded to an assault at a Cass Lake residence. According to the Sheriff's Office,...
January 5, 2012 - 9:20am
December 31, 2011
2 arrested in Beltrami County armed robbery
On Friday, December 30, 2011, at 9:08 PM, the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call of an armed robbery that just occurred at a business located on the 13000 block of Irvine Ave N, in Turtle Lake Township, Beltrami County. Two suspects wearing ski masks, one armed...
December 31, 2011 - 1:40pm
December 7, 2011
Beltrami County recounts second ice rescue
The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office, along with Kelliher Fire and Rescue and Bemidji Fire Department, responded to a call for assistance to two stranded fisherman on Upper Red Lake off the south shore near Rogers Campground at 1:02 p.m. Tuesday, December 6, 2011 (approximately 48...
December 7, 2011 - 7:21am
November 10, 2011
Five injured when pickup rolls over in Beltrami County
Five people were injured - two critically - in a pickup truck rollover that occurred about 9 p.m. Wednesday along U.S. Highway 2. According to the Minnesota State Patrol out of Thief River Falls: Kenneth W. Hough, 56, of Cass Lake was driving a 2000 Ford Ranger west on Highway 2...
November 10, 2011 - 12:27pm
July 13, 2011
Arrest made after sword fight in rural Beltrami County home
On early Tuesday morning, July 12, 2011, Deputies responded to a rural Beltrami County residence to investigate a complaint of an assault with weapons involved at this home. As officers were driving to the scene it was reported that swords were being used in the assault. After arriving...
July 13, 2011 - 7:48am
June 22, 2011
Cold kidnapping case gets a second look after Beltrami County child's identity stolen by Michigan man
On September 30, 1982, a 3-year-old child, Kevin Jay Ayotte, went missing from his family's residence in Sugar Bush Township, located in eastern...
June 22, 2011 - 12:12pm
June 1, 2011
Suspects arrested after threatening canoeists with firearm in Beltrami County
Two adults from East Bethel, Minn., were arrested Saturday evening after reportedly threatening several canoeists with a firearm while the party was canoeing down Darrigan's Creek in Hagali Township. According to a press release from the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office: While visiting...
June 1, 2011 - 7:25am
Beltrami County deputy injured as suspect tries to flee
A deputy with the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office was injured Monday after he was dragged about 100 yards by a male suspect attempting to flee from the scene. According to a Sheriff's Office report: The deputy at 1:18 a.m.
June 1, 2011 - 7:23am
May 19, 2011
Beltrami County District Court: DWI Court team reports successes
Fifty participants have taken advantage of Beltrami County DWI Court since its inception in July 2007. Of those, 27 have graduated, 13 are active participants and 10 were terminated. The DWI Court collaborative team gave a report Tuesday to the Beltrami County Board of Commissioners. DWI...
May 19, 2011 - 7:41am
May 17, 2011
Beltrami County reports $500,000 in spring flood damage
The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office of Emergency Management hosted the preliminary damage assessment process on Monday at the Law Enforcement Center. Twenty-five representatives from 19 townships, Beltrami County Highway and Beltrami County Natural Resource Management came to meet...
May 17, 2011 - 7:19am
May 16, 2011
Beltrami County District Court May 15
In Beltrami County District Court before Judge Paul Benshoof: Exzilda Mary Seaboy, 54, of Bemidji, pleaded guilty and was sentenced May 3 for gross misdemeanor seconddegree DWI. She was sentenced to one year in jail with 335 days stayed for four years on the following conditions:...
May 16, 2011 - 7:38am