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Minnesota Housing Rental Rehabilitation Deferred Loan Program
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Lorraine Peck birthday
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Faith Hensrud: Moving forward at BSU and NTC with a focus on student success
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August 15, 2016
Man injured in Cass County hatchet attack
BEMIDJI--An adult male was injured Saturday after an assault with a hatchet in Cass County, according to a release from the sheriff’s office. The Cass County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of an assault at about 12:58 a.m. Saturday. Officers arrived on the scene and found...
August 15, 2016 - 6:40pm
July 12, 2016
Woman accused of assault appears in court
BEMIDJI -- A woman who police say used a glass beer bottle to hit another woman in the face made her first appearance Tuesday in court. Bail for Onawa Winona Dunn, 41, of Bemidji, was set at $25,000 with no conditions and $15,000 with conditions, including no contact with the alleged...
July 12, 2016 - 7:41pm
March 5, 2016
Montevideo man faces assault charges after calling 911 for unresponsive baby
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. -- A Montevideo father who reported his 6-month-old baby as unresponsive to emergency services is now facing multiple assault charges for suspected involvement in the baby's medical emergency. According to a criminal complaint, Nicholas Ray Schmitz, 29, told emergency...
March 5, 2016 - 2:26pm
October 7, 2015
Cass Lake man faces DWI, assault charges after hitting man with pickup
BEMIDJI—A Cass Lake man accused of striking a man with his truck while having a blood alcohol concentration of 0.255 faces felony second-degree...
October 7, 2015 - 5:35pm
September 29, 2015
Bemidji men face kidnapping charges after allegedly beating a man
BEMIDJI—An unresponsive man was found under a blanket at the end of a driveway in August. The two men accused of assaulting him face felony...
September 29, 2015 - 3:40pm
August 10, 2015
Beltrami County deputy in stable condition after being struck by vehicle: Red Lake man scheduled to appear in court Tuesday
BEMIDJI—A Beltrami County Deputy is in stable condition after he was struck by a vehicle during a pursuit Friday from the Red Lake Indian...
August 10, 2015 - 8:45pm
July 9, 2015
Bemidji man sentenced in assault, robbery
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji man was sentenced Tuesday in Beltrami County District Court to three years in prison for his part in an assault and robbery...
July 9, 2015 - 7:45pm
June 25, 2015
St. Paul man sentenced to three years for assault, robbery
BEMIDJI—Two men charged with felony offenses after assaulting a Bemidji man in January have been sentenced in Beltrami County District...
June 25, 2015 - 4:06pm
May 22, 2015
Mahnomen woman enters plea in stabbing case
WHITE EARTH—A Mahnomen woman accused of breaking into a man's home and stabbing him in March has entered pleas to felony charges in Clearwater County District Court. Serena Oppegard, 41, was facing felony first-degree burglary of an occupied dwelling and second-degree assault...
May 22, 2015 - 2:06pm
May 19, 2015
St. Paul man pleads guilty to assault on Bemidji man
BEMIDJI—A St. Paul man has pleaded guilty to felony assault after he and two other men allegedly assaulted and robbed a Bemidji man in January. Shelby Boswell, 23, pleaded guilty to third-degree assault in Beltrami County District Court on May 12. Boswell was arrested along...
May 19, 2015 - 2:50pm
Bemidji man sentenced to seven years for burglary, assault
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji man has been sentenced to seven years in prison for his part in an armed home invasion in Wilton in December. Brett...
May 19, 2015 - 2:48pm
May 18, 2015
Area women sentenced for assault
BEMIDJI -- Two area women facing prison time were sentenced in Beltrami County District Court for their parts in an assault and burglary in July....
May 18, 2015 - 11:20pm
March 16, 2015
Felony charge dismissed against Cass Lake man
BEMIDJI -- A Cass Lake man facing a felony possession of a firearm charge has been convicted of misdemeanor assault and sentenced to local confinement...
March 16, 2015 - 5:49pm
Three in custody after assault, robbery
BEMIDJI -- Three men are facing felony robbery charges after assaulting a man in Bemidji early Thursday morning. Robin Lee Lussier, 25, of...
January 16, 2015 - 6:17pm
January 12, 2015
Bemidji man enters guilty plea to assault on infant
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man has pleaded guilty to assaulting an 8-week-old baby in July. Donny Lee Carlsen, 38, pleaded not guilty to felony first-degree assault Oct. 28. Carlsen entered a guilty plea by plea agreement in Beltrami County District Court on Jan. 6. Carlsen was arrested...
January 12, 2015 - 7:01pm