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Bull rider airlifted after falling during Park Rapids event
Akeley moves to curb speeding problems through city
Man thanks local cop for his 14 years of sobriety
Helping the less fortunate in L A
Rainfall Totals For July 10-11
Record numbers footrace on the 4th
Panthers live up to high expectations
Tigers competed during 19-7 season
Ex-UND player Greene has plans for Cup in GF
Local runners compete in Garry Bjorklund Half Marathon at Duluth
NEALE R. BROWN
IRVIN L. MARTINSON
A Better Connection relocates, hires more staff
Bull ride offers thrills and spills
Minneapolis-based ‘Soap’ play 2nd Street Stage
American Legion meatball dinner is Friday, July 11
Mayfly hatch under way in spades!
New CO starts in Park Rapids
Reader question: HP kicker motor or not
Letter: Enbridge should seek to do no harm
Letter: Enbridge is not the enemy
Letter: Thanks for the t-shirts during flotilla
Editorial: How to save the world in your own yard
COMMENTARY: Friends of the Headwaters responds
July 11, 2014
Jesse Ventura trial: Publicist said bar fight story helped book sales; author tried to downplay it
ST. PAUL — Within weeks of its debut, “American Sniper” was in the upper echelons of the New York Times Best Seller list and flying off store shelves faster than Chris Kyle or his publishers had thought possible.Something else was catching on just as fast: an account from the...
July 11, 2014 - 8:55am
Bemidji man charged with assault in rollover crash
A Bemidji man faces charges after allegedly trying to kill himself and a passenger by rolling his car last weekend on U.S. Highway 2. Kenneth Oscar Osmundson, 24, was charged Wednesday in Beltrami County Court with second-degree assault with a dangerous weapon and terroristic...
July 11, 2014 - 8:51am
Three decades after killing, Minnesota woman ‘coming home’
By Pippi Mayfield / Detroit Lakes Newspapers FRAZEE, Minn. – After 30-plus years of uncertainty, the Andersen family finally knows their daughter and sister, Mary, is dead. The Frazee family found out last week that Mary, who had been gone since 1981, was killed...
July 11, 2014 - 8:49am
Minnesota mom, fatally struck while biking with kids, ‘made everybody happy’
Andrea Boeve had one of those 1,000-watt smiles that could light up a room. Her laugh, friends say, was loud and happy and contagious. “I wish you could have heard it,” said Leah Sternhagen, who lived on the same dormitory floor as Boeve when the two attended South...
July 11, 2014 - 8:39am
July 10, 2014
Bemidji woman sentenced for attempted eviction by arson
By Crystal Dey BEMIDJI -- A woman who attempted to burn down her trailer house to evict her son was convicted of felony first-degree arson Monday. Mary June Klasen, 57, of Bemidji was arrested for arson when she lit two fires at her mobile home at Roosevelt Manor Mobile...
July 10, 2014 - 4:10pm
April 23, 2014
Mandan man lights himself on fire, runs through car wash, steals car during drug trip
By Nadia Faulx/ Forum News Service DICKINSON, N.D. - A Mandan man is recovering from severe self-inflicted burns after a drug trip went south Monday afternoon. David Kissee, 33, lit himself on fire near DJ’s Tesoro gas station on 12th Street West around noon Monday, authorities...
news / region
April 23, 2014 - 11:50am
November 22, 2013
After three disappointing winters, Spirit Mountain seeks snowy ski season
By Peter Passi / Duluth News tribune After three disappointing ski seasons in a row, Renee Mattson is praying for the kind of cold snowy winter Duluth consistently delivered in years past. “This is a crucial year for us,” said Mattson, Spirit Mountain’s executive director....
November 22, 2013 - 11:30am
November 21, 2013
West-central Minnesota gets half a million in federal money to reduce traffic fatalities
By Emily Welker / The Forum MOORHEAD – To raise awareness about problems caused by drunken driving, the Department of Public Safety is giving west-central Minnesota cops, courts and emergency responders more than half a million dollars in federal grant money for traffic safety...
November 21, 2013 - 7:17am
July 29, 2013
15-year-old female dies in Hawley house fire
By Anna G Larson / The Forum HAWLEY, Minn. – A 15-year-old girl is dead after a fire engulfed a home here early Sunday morning. Firefighters...
news / region
July 29, 2013 - 7:39am
July 3, 2013
Bemidji council rejects Zorbaz offer
BEMIDJI, Minn. - Bemidji city councilors Monday rejected a proposal from the Zorbaz on the Lake restaurant group to buy land on the south shore of Lake Bemidji. Zorbaz founder Tom Hanson offered $7 per square foot for the lakeshore land, which would have ended up being about $350,000,...
July 3, 2013 - 10:08am
July 1, 2013
Three serious injury accidents in Becker County area over the weekend
Three serious injury-accidents were reported in the area over the weekend. According to the State Patrol: An Osage man was seriously hurt in a head-on collision between a motorcycle and pickup truck on Highway 34 Sunday afternoon. Robert Vigesaa, 48, was traveling westbound...
news / region
July 1, 2013 - 2:35pm
June 20, 2013
Native Mob member sentenced for murder
A member of a Native American gang has been sentenced to 43 years in federal prison for shooting and killing a fellow gang member. Shaun Martinez was sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court. Martinez pleaded guilty in December to one count of murder resulting from using...
June 20, 2013 - 8:04am
June 13, 2013
Historic Kirkbride in Fergus Falls to feature hotel, apartments, spa, restaurants
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - The future of the historic Kirkbride Building here was decided Wednesday night by the City Council. The council entered into an agreement with Ray Willey, head of Georgia-based Historic Properties, to convert the former Regional Treatment Center into a $41...
June 13, 2013 - 8:00am
June 1, 2013
Fisherman pleads guilty to gaming violation
BY Sarah smith email@example.com A Long Prairie man with two gaming convictions and a litany of suspicion dogging him will be sentenced June 17 in Hubbard County for cheating at the Park Rapids American Legion Community Fishing Derby this winter. Alfred “Tom”...
outdoors / fishing
June 1, 2013 - 8:24am
May 18, 2013
Body found in Bemidji lake confirmed as missing man
The Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed that the body recovered from Lake Irving on May 16th was that of Matthew Charles Pulis, age 31. The cause of death has been determined as drowning. Mr. Pulis was last seen during the early morning hours of Saturday,...
news / region
May 18, 2013 - 10:45am