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UPDATE: Man dies, grandson hospitalized after ATV breaks through ice near Alexandria Tuesday night
Essentia in talks to join Sanford Health Plan provider network
Librarian charged with entering Grafton homes, saying she was looking for books
Man sentenced in crash that critically injured PR woman
Area artists paint women killed by domestic violence for Beautiful Life Project
Baumgartner, Dravis win medals
Fritze, Benson advance to state
Panthers eliminate Rams from tournament
Panthers host Rangers as section playoffs start
Browerville boys eliminate Menahga from section play
PERCY D. ANDERSON
IDA MAY BENHAM
Target plans to cut thousands of jobs in Minnesota
Basic Business Cents: Culture eats strategic plans for lunch every time!
Pending approval, new PR bank to be called Northview
Dog food made by Perham company is recalled
Figure skating extravaganza is 26th annual
Park Rapids High School choir performs March 2
Nevis graduate publishes first book
Chili Challenge Wednesday
Osprey platform goes to new heights
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
About Fishing: New wave for information on fishing; technology trumps know-how?
Black bear emergence is coming as hibernation ends
Local resorters meet with legislators: Post Labor Day school opening?
Letter: Thank you for making Cabin Fever a success
Letter: Obama’s remarks to WDAY were dishonest
Letter: Other options to transportation plan
Letter: Mental health jail diversion will save lives, money
Editorial: Social Security numbers are all over the place
Hunter killed by another hunter in Beltrami County Saturday
On Saturday, November 3, 2012, at approximately 9:01 AM, the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office 911 Dispatch Center received a report of a deer hunter being shot by another hunter in Section 16 of Turtle River Township in rural Bemidji, MN. The location of the shooting is approximately...
region / outdoors / hunting
November 5, 2012 - 7:03am
October 25, 2012
Beltrami County seeks assistance to find ATV-riding bandits
On the evening of Saturday, October 20, 2012, at approximately 8:15 p.m., an employee from the Cenex South Convenience Store, located just south of Bemidji in Bemidji Township, Beltrami County, contacted the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office regarding two masked individuals who had...
October 25, 2012 - 7:16am
October 9, 2012
Badger, Minn., couple charged with murder in strangling death of their neighbor
ROSEAU, Minn. -- A man and woman from Badger, Minn., were arraigned today in state district court here on second-degree murder charges in the...
October 9, 2012 - 2:37pm
July 30, 2012
Three hurt in head-on collision near Lake Park early Sunday morning
Three people were injured in a head-on collision early Sunday morning on Highway 10 west of Lake Park. The crash occurred when a 2011 Kia Sorento turned west off County Road 1 into the eastbound lane of Highway 10. It collided with a Ford Fusion that attempted to swerve into the...
July 30, 2012 - 7:35am
July 11, 2012
Cass Lake man gets nine years in infatuation beating
WALKER - A 25-year-old Cass Lake man was ordered Monday to serve nine years in prison for trying to kill the husband of a woman he was infatuated with. John Ernest Lutgen received consecutive sentences on the charges - 90 months for third-degree attempted murder and 18 months for...
July 11, 2012 - 8:33am
Thief River Falls police: Man stuck gun in girlfriend's mouth during standoff
A Thief River Falls man is accused of sexually assaulting his girlfriend, threatening to kill her and sticking a gun in her mouth, leading to a 15-hour standoff this past weekend, according to police. Marcus Brian Williamson, 26, is expected to appear in court today or Thursday to...
July 11, 2012 - 8:23am
June 20, 2012
Assault charge claims Hibbing man stabbed mother with scissors
BEMIDJI - Prosecutors filed a felony assault charge Tuesday against a Hibbing man accused of stabbing his mother in the face with a pair of scissors. Kevin Lee Lumbar, 37, was charged Tuesday in Beltrami County District Court with felony third-degree assault, causing substantial...
June 20, 2012 - 7:40am
June 13, 2012
Wadena woman faces felony charge in stabbing
As charges are pending in the alleged stabbing of her boyfriend, Nichole Loraine Shoultz, 26, is now facing one more felony count for violating a no-contact order, made in association with the incident. Court records recount that on May 14, telephone records were requested for Shoultz,...
June 13, 2012 - 7:36am
June 12, 2012
Wadena man faces domestic assault charge over cookie
On May 25 at approximately 1 a.m., officers were informed of a domestic disturbance at a Wadena residence. According to court records, a woman said she and William Charles Hajder, 45, were living together as roommates along with her three children. And when she tried to eat a cookie,...
June 12, 2012 - 11:55am
May 31, 2012
East Grand Forks man at center of major drug case
FARGO -- An East Grand Forks man who oversees packaging at the American Crystal Sugar plant in Drayton, N.D., is charged in federal court with organizing a drug trafficking ring that supplied heroin, cocaine, marijuana and other drugs across Minnesota and North Dakota. Noah Robert...
May 31, 2012 - 7:30am
May 28, 2012
Boy who survived boating accident that killed his two brothers released from hospital
LEONARD, Minn. -- An 8-year-old Minnesota boy who survived a boating accident that left his two younger brothers dead has been released from the hospital. Isaiah Risland of Leonard was boating with his father and brothers near Bemidji last month when their boat capsized. All three...
May 28, 2012 - 12:59pm
May 24, 2012
Jury finds beet truck driver 85% at fault in crash that killed young Ulen mom
MOORHEAD - A jury found both drivers were at fault in a fatal crash that killed Afton Braseth, of Ulen, north of here on Jan.
May 24, 2012 - 7:46am
May 22, 2012
Strange jelly-like blobs found on patio near Dent
DENT, Minn. - An Otter Tail County couple woke up Saturday to find strange jelly-like blobs on their patio at their home near Dent. "(My husband)...
May 22, 2012 - 6:58am
May 21, 2012
Fire scorches Nimrod area again
Authorities do not know what caused a wildfire that burned 93 acres northeast of Nimrod Monday. The blaze, called the Orton Fire by the DNR,...
May 21, 2012 - 8:31am
Ron Paul feels the love at GOP convention
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Republicans endorsed a U.S. Senate candidate at their state convention Friday, but saved their biggest reaction for Ron...
May 21, 2012 - 8:13am