BEMIDJI -- A Beltrami County Sheriff’s Deputy busted a marijuana growing operation on Friday in rural Turtle River Township. On Friday, at 4:15 p.m., a Beltrami County Deputy was investigating the theft of a motor vehicle, and the investigation brought him to a residence on the 5600 block of Pincherry Road Northeast in rural Turtle River Township, approximately 3.5 miles east of Bemidji, according to a release from Chief Deputy Ernie Beitel.
RED LAKE, Minn.—The body of Amy Dow—a Red Lake, Minn., woman missing since Jan. 28—was found Monday, March 12, according to her mother. Although officials have not issued a statement regarding Dow's death, her mother, Chele Kalstabakken, confirmed via Facebook message that Dow's body was found. Kalstabakken said that she, along with Dow's father, sister and brother-in-law, found her body after receiving a tip from a friend. Dow was found near her Ponemah, Minn., home. Her body was sent to the Ramsey County Medical Examiner's Office for an autopsy.
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The bodies of two brothers from the Twin Cities area were found Saturday morning, Oct. 27, after firefighters responded to a mobile home fire southeast of Clearbrook. The Clearwater County Sheriff's Office received a call about a structure fire southeast of Clearbrook in Leon Township at about 7 a.m. Saturday, according to a release from Clearwater County Sheriff Darin Halverson.