BELTRAMI COUNTY: Changing and rearranging: Construction planned for Beltrami County Jail
BEMIDJI -- Beltrami County's connected brick campus is continuously crowded in one of it's most frequented buildings -- the jail.
The Beltrami County Jail was built to house 68 inmates in 1989. The daily inmate population then was 40 people. Twenty-five years later, the jail is averaging 116 inmates living in the facility daily. An expansion was inevitable.
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