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Today, Keith Ellison may become DNC leader
World's oldest hockey player goes commercial
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BOYS BASKETBALL: Bemidji survives in Cloquet, 56-54
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Red Lake gets No. 1 seed in Section 8A playoffs
BHS swimmers advance at section meet
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A story of guns and Carroll Shiff
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VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Paying homage to great Indigenous civil rights leaders, activists and scholars
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why Black History Month?
PRIME TIME: Why keep an old high school letter jacket?
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
PATT RALL COLUMN: Are the stars out tonight?
BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
Recital featuring BSU's Carlson set for Feb. 24
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: "La La Land" likely to sweep tech, musical categories on Oscar night
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Tips for catching eelpout
Forest Service to host land meeting
Fish, game and trapping licenses expire Tuesday
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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
DNR urges caution on rapidly deteriorating ice
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
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April 22, 2011
Two drivers injured in head-on crash in Mahnomen, Minn.
MAHNOMEN, Minn. - Occupants of two cars were injured Thursday night when one driver struck another while driving on the shoulder of the wrong side of the road without headlights. Valentin R. Olivera, 21, of Minneapolis was driving northbound along the southbound shoulder of Highway...
April 22, 2011 - 9:11am
April 21, 2011
Pine River residents injured in car crash
Three Pine River residents were injured and taken to a Brainerd hospital Wednesday night following a single-vehicle accident in Cass County. According to the Minnesota State Patrol out of Brainerd: Jessica. A. Bosma, 26, was driving a 1995 Pontiac Bonneville south on state Highway...
April 21, 2011 - 11:41am
April 19, 2011
Fargo man who bought alcohol for teens is sentenced in fatal crash
FARGO - A 34-year-old Fargo man was sentenced Monday to six months in jail after he pleaded guilty to supplying the liquor consumed by the 16-year-old driver in a fatal car accident last fall. Fred Davis Jr. admitted he bought two bottles of 99-proof schnapps for a trio of teenagers...
April 19, 2011 - 8:53am
April 5, 2011
Passenger in Grand Forks crash sentenced
A Grand Forks man was sentenced to 1½ years in prison and three years of supervised probation in connection with a crash that caused a man to lose part of his leg. Justin Teague, 34, was a passenger in the car that stuck Michael Hart, 37, when he was outside his pickup Oct. 17 on...
April 5, 2011 - 8:44am
Semi driver transported after accident west of Park Rapids
North Memorial Ambulance personnel attended to the driver of a semi truck that slid off the roadway west of Park Rapids Monday afternoon. The...
April 5, 2011 - 8:41am
March 15, 2011
Truck driver charged in December collision near Grand Forks that killed 2 children
A truck driver was charged today in connection with a crash that killed two children at an intersection near Grand Forks International Airport. Steven C. Nelson, 65, of Jamestown, N.D., is facing two felony counts of negligent homicide and one misdemeanor count of aggravated reckless...
March 15, 2011 - 1:05pm
Bemidji man accused of driving drunk, hitting squad car in Duluth
A Duluth police investigator seven days from retirement was hospitalized Monday after an accused drunken driver ran a red light and struck the officer driving an unmarked squad car. Veteran property crimes investigator Don Boso suffered numerous injuries and is hospitalized in St....
March 15, 2011 - 8:55am
March 10, 2011
Woman charged in crash that killed sister
A 19-year-old woman is scheduled to go to trial April 12 on charges stemming from a crash that killed her younger sister on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation in North Dakota. Carolynn BigTrack is accused of being under the influence of alcohol at the time of the collision on April...
March 10, 2011 - 9:02am
March 3, 2011
Autopsy shows northern Minnesota skier hit by vehicle probably died within minutes
DULUTH - The Dundas, Minn., man who was hit by a vehicle while skiing on Lake Superior between Washburn and Ashland on Feb. 20 likely died within...
March 3, 2011 - 10:23am
February 24, 2011
State Patrol: 6 rollovers among 16 crashes in northwest, west-central Minnesota
Slippery roads contributed to 16 crashes, including six rollovers, that Minnesota State Patrol troopers responded to in norrthwest and west-central Minnesota on Wednesday, the Patrol said in a release this morning. But motorists who were driving too fast for conditions figured into...
February 24, 2011 - 9:56am
February 22, 2011
Fatal crash reported in Cottonwood County
STORDEN -- Minnesota 30 was shut down for approximately four hours this morning after a two-vehicle crash that ended in a fatality at about 8:03 a.m., according to information released by the Minnesota State Patrol. The head-on accident took place just east of Storden near mile marker...
February 22, 2011 - 3:32pm
February 18, 2011
Head-on collision kills two east of Crookston
A head-on collision four miles east of Crookston on Polk County Road 11 killed two people and sent two others to the hospital Thursday afternoon. According to the Polk County Sheriff's Office, two vehicles collided on the two-lane blacktop at about 4:10 p.m. Thursday. Two people...
February 18, 2011 - 10:04am
February 16, 2011
Fatal Highway 2 crash may spur civil litigation
Using surveyor's instruments on a tripod, two men were measuring distances Tuesday afternoon at the intersection of U.S. Highway 2 and Grand Forks County Road 5, just outside the international airport about three miles west of the city. They don't work for the state or county highway...
February 16, 2011 - 9:26am
February 15, 2011
Bemidji woman injured in rollover accident
A 44-year-old Bemidji woman was injured in a single-vehicle rollover reported at 4:21 p.m. Saturday. According to the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office: Amy Dahedl was driving a 1997 Ford Explorer that rolled at the intersection of Blom Road Northwest and Holy Hock Road Northwest. She...
February 15, 2011 - 2:29pm
Bemidji snowmobilers rescued Sunday from Lake Bemidji
Two Bemidji residents were rescued from Lake Bemidji Sunday night after the snowmobiles they were on went into open water. According to the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office: Alan Richard Gorick, 48, and Lisa Karen Mathis, 48, were on snowmobiles that went through the ice on the...
February 15, 2011 - 2:28pm