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Kayden Peltier, 2, right, walks on a padding that looks like a wood floor at home in Minneapolis on Wednesday, August 15, 2018. Kayden and two siblings, one of them Konnor, center, were hit by a car in a Minneapolis park during a high-speed chase. Kayden broke his neck. His dad, Kyle, holds Millianna, eight months. (Jean Pieri / Pioneer Press)
They were at the playground. Then everything changed: After a fleeing driver veered into a Minneapolis park, the Peltiers have known pain, anger and hope
2 hours 58 min ago
Minnesota Republican Chairwoman Jennifer Carnahan mingles with attendees at the governor's debate Friday, Aug. 17, at Grand View Lodge in Nisswa. Kelly Humphrey / Forum News Service
Setting the stage: State GOP chair talks shop about 2018 midterms
3 hours 2 min ago
Montana Governor Steve Bullock. Photo from Wikimedia Commons.
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock, considering 2020 White House bid, now says he supports assault weapons ban
3 hours 13 min ago
Trump speechwriter fired amid scrutiny of appearance with white nationalists
4 hours 9 min ago
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey speaks during a Bloomberg Television interview in San Francisco on Aug. 2, 2017. Bloomberg photo by David Paul Morris
Twitter CEO admits 'left-leaning' bias but says it doesn't influence company policy
4 hours 48 min ago
Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
After #MeToo, Kevin Spacey movie 'Billionaire Boys Club' earns $126 on opening day
6 hours 8 min ago
Pictured from left to right are Alex Bealer, food shelf volunteer; Joe Dunn, Elks Lodge; Emily Fairchild, food shelf volunteer coordinator; and Bill Batchelder, Elks Lodge. Submitted photo.
Elks Lodge donates to food shelf
8 hours 54 min ago
Amber Bury, master gardener and superintendent of the Horticulture Department of the Beltrami County Fair, presented the award for the Best Squash Exhibit to Sally McIntyre. The award was given by Ace on the Lake Hardware. Submitted photo.
Horticulture awards given at Beltrami County Fair
9 hours 8 min ago
National security adviser John Bolton listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a Cabinet meeting at the White House on Aug 16. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Bolton says four foreign adversaries may try to interfere in US midterms
9 hours 9 min ago
Pictured left to right are Jaime Magnan, manager at Dairy Queen Bemidji; Penny Echternach, foundation director at Sanford Health Foundation; and Mike Magnan, owner of Dairy Queen of Bemidji. Submitted photo.
Dairy Queen donates to Sanford Health Foundation
9 hours 23 min ago
The Northwoods Battered Women's Shelter received a $1,000 donation on Aug. 15 from the Bemidji Jaycees. Presenting the check is Bemidji Jaycees President Becky Kummet, left, to Northwoods Battered Women's Shelter Executive Director Andrea Kingbird, center, and Executive Assistant Allison Forte. Submitted photo.
Jaycees donates to Northwoods Battered Women's Shelter
9 hours 48 min ago
The Beltrami Electric Cooperative Trust Board for Operation Round Up recently awarded grants to 21 area nonprofit and community organizations. Submitted photo.
Operation Round Up distributes more than 20 grants
10 hours 3 min ago
President Donald Trump arrives at the airport in Morristown, N.J., to spend the weekend at his nearby golf resort, Aug. 17, 2018. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump lashes out at Russia probe, compares it to McCarthyism
10 hours 9 min ago
The Christopher David Hanson Band will perform from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 22, during Mississippi Music at the Lake Bemidji waterfront. Submitted photo.
Mississippi Music to feature Christopher David Hanson Band
10 hours 23 min ago
The future of the forest: County adopts new forest management plan
10 hours 37 min ago
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