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Spleen tumor takes life of K9 Macho
Bemidji truck driver dies in crash with Amtrak train
Sun pillars light up the sky
Republican state senator Westrom announces bid to unseat Peterson in 7th District
Man accused of planting recorder in woman's home
Rudquist's double-double sparks Braves
Panthers net one goal in tie, loss against section foes
Braves looking to take on new roles
UNC's Kjellberg, Lusti, Carlson receive honors
Balance lifts Rangers past Panthers in season debut
ETHEL R. DODGE
CATHERINE ANNE THOMSEN
Donna Mae (Brossoit) Conzemius
Upcoming events Dec. 4 - 9
Christmas has arrived in PR
The good and bad of ice and snow
Reason for vanishing bees remains mystery, ag official says
ATV clubs compete to maintain trails
Mantrap spearing starts Dec. 2
Chateau being built, ski slopes being shaped as project moves ahead
Valuing an employee’s contribution
Knute Nelson showcases GrandCare
Basic Business Cents: Workplace behavior operating principles
Forester plans for trees and wildlife
Big Sand Lake supports community
Privatization has been a costly failure
Commentary: Pipeline spills unlikely but possible
Letter: Not in favor of new pipeline proposal
Editorial: County should pay for second investigator
Christmas cookies bring family together for holidays
The tale of the Christmas cactus
November 5, 2013
Conservative lawsuit says online voter registration overstepped the law
ST. PAUL — Legislators’ verbal jabs against Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie over his launch of online voter registration turned into a court action Monday as two conservative groups and four Republican legislators filed suit. They claim Ritchie does not have authority...
news / state
November 5, 2013 - 7:14am
August 23, 2013
Bemidji School District sued over alleged abuse by former teacher
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Any chance of punishment or exoneration for John Wangberg, a former longtime Bemidji teacher accused of sexually abusing three 5- and 6-year-old children between 2008 and 2011, ended when he was found dead in his home Jan. 30. But Bemidji School District 31, Wangberg's...
news / region
August 23, 2013 - 12:15pm
June 29, 2013
Helga Township responds to Restore House lawsuit
By John Hageman / Bemidji Pioneer Helga Township is asking that a lawsuit filed against it by a Bemidji nonprofit be dismissed. Kenneth Bayliss, a St. Cloud-based attorney, filed a response in Hubbard County District Court on behalf of Helga Township on Wednesday. That response...
news / region
June 29, 2013 - 11:04am
May 30, 2013
First lawsuit filed under child victims act - More cases may come against former Bemidji priest
By Justin Glawe / Bemidji Pioneer BEMIDJI — The first lawsuit born of the Minnesota Child Victims Act was filed Wednesday, and the lawyer representing “John Doe 1” in the case said more suits will be filed against James Porter, a priest who worked in Bemidji and admitted...
news / region
May 30, 2013 - 3:36pm
May 1, 2013
Teamsters Local 320 sues Wadena County
By Rin Porter / Wadena Pioneer Journal `Teamsters Union Local 320, which represents a substantial portion of Wadena County’s workforce, filed a civil lawsuit against the county on April 26 in Seventh Judicial District Court in Wadena. Court file number 80-CV-13-286 has been...
news / region
May 1, 2013 - 8:03am
March 27, 2013
Judge weighs whether to dismiss Huebner suit
By Dave Olson / The Forum - FARGO – An attorney representing a Fargo TV station being sued by former anchorwoman Robin Huebner told a federal judge Tuesday a decision to remove Huebner from the station’s 10 p.m. newscast and replace her with a woman about half her age did not...
March 27, 2013 - 7:38am
September 12, 2012
Judge dismisses lawsuit by man who sought cut of Ed Schultz's salary
WASHINGTON, D.C. - A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit claiming talk- show host Ed Schultz owed more than $100,000 to a man who sought to collaborate with him on a television deal. Michael Queen, an NBC broadcast engineer, claimed he helped created MSNBC's "The Ed Show." He said...
September 12, 2012 - 7:27am
July 13, 2011
Moorhead family sues after boy burned in grill explosion; says it should have had safety device
MOORHEAD - The family of a 13-year-old boy badly burned in an explosion last April after he poured gasoline on a lit barbecue grill has filed...
July 13, 2011 - 7:55am
June 22, 2011
Dayton, Swanson oppose senators' suit against court spending power
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's governor and attorney general want a petition filed by four Republican senators claiming the courts have no say in funding state programs during a government shutdown to be tossed out of court. Democrat Gov. Mark Dayton's attorney filed a court document this...
June 22, 2011 - 12:03pm
January 15, 2011
Lawsuit against Hubbard County gets first court hearing
In the hotly contested legal battle against Hubbard County and its variance board, both sides came to an accord of sorts Thursday at a packed hearing in District Court: What are we doing here? And they agree the lawsuit and Thursday's summary judgment hearing isn't just about three...
January 15, 2011 - 1:00pm
May 1, 2010
Lawsuit could set precedent on Shoreland Ordinances
The attorney representing two lake associations explained a lawsuit filed recently against Hubbard County and its variance board in simple terms: why bother to have ordinances if public officials won't follow them? Chuck Diessner, a Potato Lake resident and attorney for Fredrikson...
news / local
May 1, 2010 - 1:00pm