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Minnesota State approves BSU/NTC budget: Tuition and fee hikes, $1.56 million in cuts
Motion to suppress evidence in burglary case denied
Nevada's Heller is fifth GOP senator to oppose health-care bill
Crime report for June 22
'Everything was a mess': A Minn. turkey farm is still picking up the pieces from a powerful storm
Kings part ways with Matt Greene
Rebuild-a-Bulls: Butler trade signals hard Chicago reset
Bemidji dancers score high at nationals
Oak Hills adds cross country signee
BASEBALL: Bemidji Jr. Legion team off to 7-4 start in new league
Sharon Roberta Villier
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Roberta Jean Wind
Charles R. Mann
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A legacy of Native American boxing
PATT RALL COLUMN: Life in the fast lane in Bemidji
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Staying cool in the good ol' days
PRIME TIME: Summer is hopping in and around the SAC
PRIME TIME: Blessed by a power outage
'Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery' opens Wednesday
Church Musicians recital by Beth Hendricks, Philip Hermann
Great American Story contest deadline approaches
A busy summer ahead for the BHS marching band
Robert "One-Man" Johnson to perform at Farm by the Lake
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Water temperatures stall in the area
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'Gully'-gee, there's a lot of gulls out there
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Try prevention instead of treatment
FISH TALES: Jim Fleck on Upper Red Lake
Woods in the works: Newest state forest undergoing development in Cass County
Janice and Edward Beil
Ron and Carol Carpenter celebrate 50 years!
PRIME TIME: The lure of loud mufflers
Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
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From Russia With Love: A story of Facebook and frustration
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Indeed, a new veterans home is a non-partisan issue
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
March 5, 2014
Fargo woman killed in Polk County crash
MENTOR, Minn. -- A Fargo woman died and an East Grand Forks man was injured Tuesday morning in a crash west of Mentor, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. Karen Wainscott, 59, died after her Chevy Equinox collided with a Volvo tractor driven by Tyler Messelt, 31. He was...
March 5, 2014 - 9:04am
Child dies in house fire in Grand Rapids
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. -- A small child died in a house fire Sunday night south of Grand Rapids, the Itasca County Sheriff’s Office said. Firefighters were called to a home about 9:30 p.m. Sunday. The 911 caller reported that the house was fully engulfed in flames and that...
March 5, 2014 - 9:00am
February 18, 2014
Hermantown man killed after being hit by car
HERMANTOWN, Minn. -- A 28-year-old Hermantown man died Sunday night after being struck by a vehicle. Hermantown police said the accident was reported just before 7:45 p.m. Sunday. The victim, identified Monday as Jeremy Jacob Reeves, was transported to Essentia Health-St....
February 18, 2014 - 2:59pm
Fargo student pulled from pool, taken to hospital
FARGO – A male student was pulled from the pool at Fargo South High School on Tuesday morning and his condition is "serious," Fargo Schools Superintendent Jeff Schatz said at a news conference. Schatz said two staff members were in the pool at the time. The student was...
February 18, 2014 - 2:57pm
Brainerd snowmobiler killed by train
BRAINERD, Minn. - A snowmobiler died Sunday after colliding with a train in east Brainerd, the Brainerd Police Department reported. Emergency personnel were called to the crash about 1:35 p.m. at the railroad tracks under the Highway 25 South bridge in east Brainerd. Thirty-year-old...
February 18, 2014 - 8:23am
February 17, 2014
UPDATED: Person killed in accident at Highway 71 intersection identified
BEMIDJI -- The person killed in a two-vehicle accident north of Bemidji Monday afternoon has been identified. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 1997 Chrysler Town and County driven by Kelly Olson, 32, of Bemidji was eastbound on Balsam Road and was entering Highway 71...
February 17, 2014 - 3:58pm
February 15, 2014
Aitkin County man dies after crash near Grand Rapids
DULUTH -- A 60-year-old Aitkin County man died Saturday afternoon after a single-vehicle crash near Grand Rapids that may have been caused by a medical issue. The Minnesota State Patrol reported that the initial investigation indicated that James Lee of Swatara had a medical...
February 15, 2014 - 5:50pm
February 14, 2014
More than 30 cars pile up on icy I-35 in Duluth
DULUTH -- At least 30 vehicles were involved in a crash in a tunnel on Interstate 35 in downtown Duluth on Thursday morning after a quick-moving...
February 14, 2014 - 8:12am
February 12, 2014
Rollover injures Red Lake woman
A Red Lake woman was injured in a one-vehicle rollover Tuesday night on Highway 89. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Jonell Brummond, 37, of Red Lake, was traveling north on Highway 89 at milepost 4 at about 8:45 p.m., when the vehicle went off the road into the ditch...
February 12, 2014 - 10:28am
February 8, 2014
Fatal accident in Mille Lacs County involves Bemidji resident
BEMIDJI -- A fatal accident Friday night in Mille Lacs County involved a Bemidji resident, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The two-vehicle accident occurred just after 7 p.m. Friday, the patrol said. A 1995 Mercury Mystique driven by Rodney Brown, 39, of St. Paul, was...
February 8, 2014 - 6:04pm
February 7, 2014
Fargo man killed in Grand Forks collision
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A Fargo man died from injuries suffered in a two-vehicle collision Friday afternoon in Grand Forks. Police Lt. Mike Ferguson said the 62-year-old man was driving a 2004 Audi west on 14th Avenue South, and while crossing South Columbia Road his vehicle...
February 7, 2014 - 10:13pm
February 4, 2014
Minor injuries reported as plane flips at Worthington airport
By Aaron Hagen Forum News Service WORTHINGTON, Minn. -- Only minor injuries were reported after an airplane went off...
February 4, 2014 - 9:03pm
Train sprays oil for nearly 70 miles near Red Wing, Minn.
RED WING, Minn. -- A southbound Canadian Pacific train leaked a trail of about 12,000 gallons of crude oil Monday morning after passing through Red Wing, according to the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. MPCA emergency responders worked with railroad personnel throughout...
February 4, 2014 - 7:58pm
Minnesota man dies in grain bin accident
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. -- A Yellow Medicine County man died Monday after apparently being accidentally buried in a grain bin. The Yellow Medicine County Sheriff’s Office identified him as Richard Rosetter, 77. The sheriff’s office was notified at 4:40 p.m. Monday that...
February 4, 2014 - 7:54pm
February 3, 2014
Bemidji woman gets 58 months for fatal, alcohol-related crash
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- A Bemidji woman was sentenced Friday to nearly five years in prison for a crash that killed a motorcyclist after she had spent the night drinking. Victoria Whitefeather, 23, told witnesses at the scene of the northern Hubbard County crash on the morning...
February 3, 2014 - 9:41am