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Sculptures revealed at Red Bridge Park
'Heartland Lakes' is new community brand
Paul Bunyan Days celebrates 70 years
Man, 76, drowns in northern Minnesota lake
Some areas of western Minnesota saw up to 7 inches of rain
Pre-registration is open for Firecracker Footrace
Clay Dusters qualify for state tournament
Carlson, Overmyer earn medals at NSIC meet
Vaudrin concludes career at NSIC meet
Esox rally to edge Midway in battle for first place
Ralph Nelson Morben
Kenneth William Parsons
Ronald "Ron" Ralph Lindbom
27 new foods, 5 new vendors announced for Minnesota State Fair
Closing arguments for and against Line 3
PUC decision on Line 3 expected by end of June
Robocalls fray consumers' nerves
Take time for a mid-year small business checkup
Place a Business Announcement
Great American Story deadline approaches
An afternoon with author Ahmed Ismail Yusuf
Red Bridge Park Sculpture Trail to be unveiled June 16
2nd Street Stage kicks off June 14
Upcoming Prince album features nine new tracks
NORTHLAND NATURE JOURNAL: The big catch up
Lindows take top honors at Cirks Fishing Tournament
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
Local and state fishing reports
WEEKEND ADVENTURES: Best intentions for Boundary Waters trip
Commentary: Anti-gun Parkland students expected to visit Fargo/Moorhead, Bismarck, and Standing Rock this month
COMMENTARY: Politics: We need it
Paid political letter policy takes effect
COMMENTARY: A Memorial Day message from the Park Rapids DAV
Letter to Editor: This community is awesome
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
November 5, 2012
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...
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...
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...
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...
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