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White Earth Nation, Mahnomen County establish drug court
Northeast Minn. school district cancels class following threats on Snapchat
Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig school locked down after threat
Bemidji High School walkout against gun violence cancelled
Diggins delivers long-awaited U.S. gold in cross country skiing
Late run carries Cardinals to 71-64 win over Panthers
Warroad eliminates Panthers from playoffs
Ahlf lifts Menahga girls to 75-29 win over LP-A
Braves maintain No. 5 ranking in Class A poll
Braves give top team in conference a battle
Mark Louis Wilkins
Kara Rebecca Blevins
Paul Eugene Seybert
Joyce Wahlenberg (Massa)
Earl Lynn Miller
Business page guidelines
Business items now paid content, giving contributors more control
Top 10 reasons to be sweet on Minnesota's Small Businesses
Report: Minnesota solar jobs jumped 48 percent last year
Local baker to discuss Victorian recipes for Lifelong Learning
World-traveling musician performing at Park Rapids Library
Smashing Pumpkins to visit SD, Minn. in first tour in 20 years
Headwaters Center for Lifelong Learning releases spring schedule
Thematic music slated for Feb. 12 band concert
About Fishing: Maximizing fishing time on ice and open water
Weekend Adventures: In search of the best fish photo
Column: Explore the North Country Trail year 'round
Park Rapids teen catches unwieldy walleye
Weekend Adventures: A fishing foray in the county's four trout lakes
LWV offering civic engagement lessons
Commentary: Rep. Steve Green looking to follow historic 2017 session with another big year
Opinion: Key points to remember about consent this Valentine's
Opinion: Parents serve as positive, negative role models for children in athletics
Opinion: You can protect our democracy: Attend your caucus
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Severe Weather Announcements (5)
September 16, 2017
Protesters lock down site in Superior
SUPERIOR, Wis. — Five people were arrested during protests Thursday, Sept. 14, after blocking entrances at an Enbridge pipeline contractor...
September 16, 2017 - 3:01pm
September 4, 2017
Pardons rare in Minnesota, North Dakota
GRAND FORKS — President Donald Trump created controversy with his first act of clemency last month, when he pardoned former Arizona sheriff...
September 4, 2017 - 11:40am
August 28, 2017
Classic '69 Mercury Cougar stolen, crashed after high-speed chase in Minn.
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Darcy Savig of Audubon got a shock to the system on Tuesday when he discovered his beloved 1969 Mercury Cougar had...
August 28, 2017 - 7:45am
August 3, 2017
Bail set for Bemidji escapee arrested in St. Cloud
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Bail for a Bemidji man who was captured after escaping from custody was set Wednesday, Aug. 2, during a short court appearance....
August 3, 2017 - 8:08am
August 2, 2017
Bemidji inmate, who escaped from Sanford hospital bathroom, caught in St. Cloud
BEMIDJI, Minn.— A Bemidji man who escaped from custody last week was captured Tuesday evening in St. Cloud. According to a release sent...
August 2, 2017 - 8:37am
June 21, 2017
Rodriguez death penalty appeal: Expert defense witnesses disagree with conclusion that Sjodin was stabbed, raped
FARGO — An evidentiary hearing in the death penalty appeal of Alfonso Rodriguez Jr. got underway Tuesday, June 20, in U.S. District Court....
June 21, 2017 - 8:26am
June 20, 2017
Park Rapids man charged with promoting prostitution
BEMIDJI—A Park Rapids man was charged with a felony Monday after allegedly taking a woman to Bemidji so she could have sex for money. David...
June 20, 2017 - 11:44am
June 17, 2017
Jury finds officer who shot Philando Castile not guilty
A jury has found St. Anthony Police officer Jeronimo Yanez was reasonable in his decision to shoot and kill Philando Castile during a traffic stop in Falcon Heights last summer. The jury reached its verdict of not guilty on the manslaughter charge as well as the two counts of dangerous...
June 17, 2017 - 10:56am
June 14, 2017
Legislature hires attorney to sue Dayton over funding veto
ST. PAUL — Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt on Friday formally agreed to hire the Kelley, Wolter and Scott law firm to sue Gov. Mark...
June 14, 2017 - 10:16am
June 10, 2017
Minnesota environmental group challenges DNR stream action
DULUTH — An effort by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to relax standards for drainage ditches that aren't public waterways has also led to miles of rivers and creeks losing their status as public waters. That was the claim made Friday by the Minnesota Center for...
June 10, 2017 - 8:04pm
Downwind killer gets 35 years
As Marchello Cimmarusti was led from a courtroom to the Beltrami County Jail on Thursday, members of Rose Downwind's family shouted after him....
February 10, 2017 - 10:33am
November 21, 2016
Wetterling killer sentenced to 20 years in prison
MINNEAPOLIS — Saying that Danny Heinrich, the man convicted of kidnapping and killing Jacob Wetterling, had committed "one of the most...
November 21, 2016 - 12:54pm
September 5, 2016
Hubbard County District Court felony charges
The following information contains felony charges from complaints filed recently in Hubbard County District Court. Terroristic threats Jared Ray Halonen, 26, of Menahga is charged with one count of making felony terroristic threats. On Aug. 3 a Park Rapids police officer responded...
September 5, 2016 - 10:07am
August 23, 2016
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
WALKER, Minn. -- The 25-year-old Coon Rapids, Minn., man arrested in connection with the abduction and death of 5-year-old Alayna Jeanne Ertl was charged Tuesday with second-degree murder, first-degree criminal sexual conduct, two counts of kidnapping and theft. The suspect, Zachary...
August 23, 2016 - 12:51pm
March 31, 2016
Two men face federal charges in Itasca County heroin case
Two men charged earlier this month with transporting large quantities of heroin from Detroit to northern Minnesota are now facing federal charges. Dwayne Jones Jr., 30, of Detroit, and Nicholas Virgil Blackbear, 28, of Bemidji, were charged last week in U.S. District Court with conspiracy...
March 31, 2016 - 9:05am