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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
MARGARET MARIE MANLOVE
ROBERT F. LANG
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
August 25, 2012
OPC holds Green and White Regatta
Bemidji State University Outdoor Program Center employees Kristie Sorgenfrei and Mark Morrissey sail on Lake Bemidji Saturday afternoon as part...
news / outdoors
August 25, 2012 - 11:59pm
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 14, 2012
Sailboat in fatal accident recovered by Clearwater County sheriff's officials
BAGLEY - More than a month after a fatal accident, the Clearwater County Sheriff's Office has recovered a 10-foot fiberglass sailboat that sunk with four people aboard. The Clearwater County Sheriff's Office recovered the sailboat Thursday in Clearwater Lake, which straddles the...
May 14, 2012 - 3:30pm
May 7, 2012
Injured Minnesota boy sets sights on fishing, riding bike at home
May 7, 2012 - 3:00pm
April 28, 2012
Out of ICU, Isaiah Risland's therapy includes walking
MINNEAPOLIS - After three weeks in an intensive care unit, an 8-year-old boy injured in a sailboat accident is recovering in a regular room at Children's Hospital here. It's a sign of significant improvement since Isaiah Risland suffered apparent hypothermia-related injuries April...
April 28, 2012 - 10:04am
April 25, 2012
Therapy starts for boy injured in sailboat accident
MINNEAPOLIS - Twice-a-day therapy is planned for an 8-year-old boy injured in a sailboat accident earlier this month. Isaiah Risland of Leonard was scheduled to undergo physical and occupational therapy starting Monday, according to his aunt, Sara Staley. This past weekend, Isaiah...
April 25, 2012 - 8:06am
April 19, 2012
Minnesota boy injured in sailboat accident begins breathing on his own
MINNEAPOLIS - An 8-year-old Leonard boy who suffered life-threatening injuries in an April 6 sailboat accident is now off the ventilator used to help him breathe. Isaiah Risland is being treated at Children's Hospital in Minneapolis for hypothermia-related injuries. "Danny called...
April 19, 2012 - 7:46am
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 13, 2012
Friend says sailboat tragedy traumatic for father
BEMIDJI, Minn. - One of Dan Risland's closest friends said he was a good father and believes he's being unfairly criticized in the sailboat accident that critically injured one of his sons and killed two younger ones. Leah Rowland of Bemidji described Dan Risland as a terrific father...
April 13, 2012 - 7:53am
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
April 10, 2012
Family 'hopeful, but not optimistic' for Minnesota boy's recovery after losing his brothers in sailboat tragedy
LEONARD, Minn. - An 8-year-old boy who fell into a frigid lake near here remains in critical condition, and the family is "hopeful, but not optimistic" about the long-term prognosis. Sara Staley, the aunt of 8-year-old Isaiah Risland, said it's too early to tell what Isaiah's outcome...
April 10, 2012 - 7:14am