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On Friday, August 7th, 2015 at approximately 5:30PM the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call for assistance from the Red Lake Police Department and the Federal Bureau of Investigation who were engaged in a pursuit with a reported armed suspect following an assault that took place on the Red Lake Reservation. The pursuit entered Beltrami County and Beltrami County Sheriff’s Deputies along with Minnesota State Troopers assisted in the apprehension of the suspect.
BENA—Motorists travelling along Highway 2 east of Bemidji will see something extra among the scenery this weekend as "Love Water Not Oil" horseback riders set out on a 30 mile jaunt to raise awareness of oil practices. The ride will begin Saturday morning in Ball Club.
ALASKA TOWNSHIP -- A pursuit on the Red Lake Reservation Friday evening ended when a Beltrami County Sheriff's deputy was hit by the suspect vehicle. Red Lake Reservation authorities were chasing a 2015 Ford Focus about 5:30 p.m.
With the application complete for Enbridge Energy’s proposed Line 3 replacement project the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission has scheduled public information meetings for the Certificate of Need and route permit for the project. The PUC public meetings on the proposed Line 3 are scheduled Aug. 11-26 in cities along the proposed route. Park Rapids will host two public meetings Aug. 19 at Century School. The first at 11 a.m. and a second at 6 p.m., in the cafetorium.
LAKEFIELD, Minn.—Forty-nine years ago, a man fell from the sky and landed in a cornfield in Lakefield. He was rushed to the hospital in Worthington, where he was treated for oxygen deprivation, but never recovered, dying four months later. It's the story of Nick Piantanida, an American amateur parachute jumper who set out to break a high-altitude jumping record and is the subject of the documentary "Angry Sky" that aired earlier this week on ESPN as part of its "30 for 30" series.
BECKER COUNTY, Minn. – A state trooper was hurt Saturday afternoon when his squad car went off the road while he was driving to a crash scene near Bad Medicine Lake that left five people injured, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The trooper's injuries and those of the other five people were not life-threatening, the patrol said. The crash near Bad Medicine Lake, which involved three motorcycles, occurred about 3:45 p.m. on Minnesota Highway 113 in Becker County. A Harley Davidson motorcycle, driven by Jon Berg, 59, of East Grand Forks, Minn., was traveling east.
FARGO, N.D. - A 20-month-old boy died Sunday after he was struck by an SUV in an alley behind a house in north Fargo, according to city police. Lt. Joel Vettel said the SUV was moving at a low speed when it hit the boy, who suffered severe head injuries from the impact. “It just appears to be a tragic accident,” Vettel said.
A Minnesota State Trooper caught speeding in a patrol car has pleaded guilty. Sgt.
The agenda must be dumb and dumber for the folks at the National Republican Congressional Committee if the best they can do is go after 7th District Congressman Collin Peterson,...
Grand Forks Police closed their investigation Wednesday into May’s deadly shooting at the southside Wal-Mart Supercenter , but questions still remain, including why a