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Video store robber ties up clerk, customer in Alexandria
Lake Park mayor enters Alford plea on felony charge
Sebeka police chief cited for DWI retires; part-time officer named interim chief
Investigative Report: Frazee coach suspended for kicking student in groin
Man wearing fake badge charged in St. Paul bar shooting
Browerville ends Tigers' playoff run
Menahga boys follow playoff win over Parkers Prairie with loss to Browerville
Verndale defeats Nevis in regular-season finale
Carlson caps career with a second-place finish at state
Patriots top Panthers in regular-season finale
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Kellie Pickler, Hairball to play at Red River Valley Fair
‘Fargo’ brings crime to Bemidji, eh?
Upcoming events March 9-12
Community Calendar March 10-12
Let’s not lose our heads about AIS
Possible record trout catch could land angler in trouble
USXC racers speed across countryside
DNR eagle camera goes live
DNR says 12 people face 80 charges in Lake of the Woods fishing case
Josh’s Collision open on Highway 34
Northwoods Dental under new ownership
DL liquor sales up by $500,000
Letter: Short-term gain doesn’t trump lands
Letter: ‘Funny things’ about Enbridge
Letter: PTA in need of new leadership to continue
Editorial: Beware of quick credit card fixes
Letter: Contact me about 2014 session
Hubbard County man credits FATHER Project for helping his family succeed
March 6, 2014
Bemidji police still looking into 6-year-old girl's death
By Crystal Dey / Bemidji Pioneer BEMIDJI – The investigation into a 6-year-old Bemidji girl’s death may stretch into next week. Bemidji Police Chief Mike Mastin said Wednesday that the investigation is ongoing and could wrap up Monday. “I’m thinking about that 6-year-old...
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March 6, 2014 - 3:31pm
March 1, 2014
Hypothermia listed as cause of Bemidji girl's death
By Crystal Dey / Bemidji Pioneer BEMIDJI, Minn. – A 6-year-old Bemidji girl found dead Thursday morning died of hypothermia due to exposure to frigid conditions, according to a provisional report issued Friday by the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office in St. Paul. Bemidji...
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March 1, 2014 - 10:30am
December 31, 2013
UMD student who was found in cold is told of surgery plans
The latest message from the family of frostbite victim Alyssa Jo Lommel says she was informed about upcoming surgeries that include amputations. According to Regions Hospital in St. Paul on Monday, the University of Minnesota Duluth student is in serious but stable condition, a...
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December 31, 2013 - 8:34am
December 27, 2013
Condition of UMD student found in subzero weather upgraded to fair
DULUTH, Minn. – The condition of a University of Minnesota Duluth student found unconscious in subzero cold on the morning of Dec. 7 has been upgraded from critical to fair, hospital officials confirmed Tuesday. Alyssa Jo Lommel had been listed in critical condition Saturday....
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December 27, 2013 - 7:41am
January 30, 2013
Memorial set for Warren farmer whose body was found in field
A former Warren, Minn., farmer will be mourned Friday at a memorial service, a week after his frozen body was found in a field near his home. Wayne Omdahl, 59, last was seen Jan. 17 about 15 miles east of Warren on his Polaris all-terrain vehicle. His body was found Jan. 24 after...
January 30, 2013 - 8:29am
April 17, 2012
Family 'relieved' by boy's signs in wake of sailing accident
MINNEAPOLIS - Isaiah Risland is resting easy and giving doctors and family nonverbal cues as he continues healing from a sailboat accident earlier this month. Isaiah, 8, suffered injuries, apparently mostly due to hypothermia, in a sailboat accident April 6. "He's still spending...
April 17, 2012 - 7:28am
April 12, 2012
Boy 'comfortable and safe' during recovery; Clearwater County sheriff expects no criminal charges in sailboat accident
MINNEAPOLIS - Isaiah Risland coughed and tried sitting up from his bed Wednesday at Children's Hospital in Minneapolis, providing more positive signs the 8-year-old is recovering from hypothermia. The boy, who spent about an hour Friday in 40-degree water until first responders could...
April 12, 2012 - 7:51am
Bemidji man who died in parking lot was case of hypothermia
A Bemidji man found dead in a drainage ditch near the Sanford Regional Events Center likely died of hypothermia. On Jan. 10, the Bemidji Police Department responded to the west parking lot of the Sanford Regional Events Center and located the frozen body of an adult male. The scene...
January 12, 2012 - 3:35pm
January 11, 2010
NDSU student home from hospital after being exposed to extreme cold
An 18-year-old from Fargo who was hospitalized after being exposed to extreme cold following a New Year's Eve party is back home. Jacob Eichelberger wrote in his online CaringBridge journal Friday that he was home, "Finally." The North Dakota State University freshman thanked everyone...
January 11, 2010 - 7:17am
December 30, 2009
Woman's body found by snowplow driver in Murray County after she abandoned stalled vehicle
SLAYTON -- A woman's body was discovered by a snowplow driver Monday morning, according to a press release from the Murray County Sheriff's Office. The release, issued by Murray County Chief Deputy Randy Donahue, states a deceased female, 69-year-old Loa Jean Jenson of Garvin, was...
December 30, 2009 - 7:45am
November 17, 2009
Oaklee hypothermia death: 'It's going to be different with Bill gone'
Carl Larson, 95, the last of four Swedish bachelor brothers who raised horses and farmed near Oklee, Minn., remains hospitalized in Thief River...
November 17, 2009 - 6:54am