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FISH TALES: Callen Baird on Big Bass Lake
FISH TALES: Emma Hanson on Lake Winnie
FISH TALES: Becca Hanson on Lake Mary
DNR invites public input on Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
July 27, 2016
Police release photo of Maris memorabilia thief
FARGO-- The Fargo Police Department has released two pictures of the suspect in the theft of Roger Maris memorabilia items at West Acres. Police...
July 27, 2016 - 9:20pm
Duluth man dies after shed falls on him
DULUTH, Minn. -- A 35-year-old Duluth man died late Tuesday north of Duluth after a shed had fallen on him. David Szyszkoski was attempting to move the shed, the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release Wednesday. The Sheriff’s Office responded at 10:30 p.m., and...
July 27, 2016 - 8:45pm
Boys & Girls Club expands morning hours
BEMIDJI -- After reviewing a survey completed by Boys & Girls Club of the Bemidji Area families, the club has decided to open a new morning program starting Monday. The new morning program runs 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. through Sept. 2, when fall programing starts. Becky Bergquist,...
July 27, 2016 - 7:40pm
Crime report for July 26
Sheriff’s ReportThe Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Tuesday: Assault9 p.m. The Beltrami County Sheriff’s...
July 27, 2016 - 7:20pm
Welcome aboard a bigger board: Advisory board for Visit Bemidji could reach 14
BEMIDJI -- Visit Bemidji, the community’s destination marketing organization, is considering welcoming a variety of new members aboard. At its monthly meeting Wednesday, the Visit Bemidji Advisory Board came to a consensus on restructuring its number to a total of 14 board members....
July 27, 2016 - 7:00pm
Raising the flag for Red Lake
The Red Lake Nation flag was raised at Bemidji City Hall on Wednesday to commemorate the birthday of Roger Jourdain, the first Red Lake tribal...
July 27, 2016 - 6:49pm
READER PHOTOS: Lake life
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July 27, 2016 - 3:17pm
UPDATED: Degrees of debris: Crews start picking up storm debris around town
BEMIDJI -- Robert Pfremmer considers his family one of the lucky ones on Birchmont Drive. Last Thursday’s storm, reaching wind speeds of more...
July 27, 2016 - 12:00pm
Electric Avenue: Bemidji officials introduce charging station tech for electric car owners
BEMIDJI -- With more car owners opting to “plug it in” rather than “fill it up,” local groups are coming together to provide electric...
July 27, 2016 - 11:25am
Bear takes a break in Duluth family’s kiddie pool
DULUTH, Minn. -- A kiddie pool filled with water was the perfect size for a bear. When Dave Zbaracki returned to his home from checking on an...
July 27, 2016 - 10:24am
July 26, 2016
21-year-old woman struck by lightning in south Moorhead
MOORHEAD -- A 21-year-old woman was struck by lightning while inside her vehicle Tuesday night at Bluestem Center for the Arts in south Moorhead, home to the Trollwood Performing Arts School. Dispatchers over emergency radio said the woman was consious and alert, but her vehicle,...
July 26, 2016 - 7:52pm
Duluth man accused of passing fake $20 at kid's Kool-Aid stand appears in court
A Duluth man accused of passing fake $20 bills at a Kool-Aid stand in Lake Nebagamon and a rummage sale in Superior was bound over for arraignment in Douglas County Circuit Court last week. Steven Alan Wakefield, 46, faces two felony charges of uttering a forgery. According to the...
July 26, 2016 - 7:50pm
Former Woodbury firefighter sued to stop him from identifying himself as Woodbury firefighter/EMT
The city of Woodbury has filed a lawsuit against a former firefighter to get him to stop using pictures allegedly identifying himself as a Woodbury...
July 26, 2016 - 7:49pm
Former ag association treasurer to serve jail time for $50,000 theft
WILLMAR, Minn. -- Before he was sentenced Monday to 30 days in jail, the former treasurer of the West Central Ag Sales Association apologized...
July 26, 2016 - 7:47pm
Man hits Minnesota as he looks to pull his home on wheels from Washington State to D.C.
Ras Ible, 58, is built like a rickshaw driver, lean, well-muscled and burnt-brown – which shouldn’t be too surprising, considering he has...
July 26, 2016 - 7:46pm