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Alexandria man pleads guilty to trying to sell stolen firearms
Alexandria 14-year-old wins national award for her childhood illness program
Moorhead man accused of harassing deer until it drowned charged with animal cruelty
Search goes on for missing boaters on Lake of the Woods, webpage launched to aid families
A chilling discovery In underage sex arrest in Maple Grove
INDOOR FOOTBALL: 2016 schedule released
VOLLEYBALL: Perham sweeps Bemidji
GIRLS TENNIS: Lumberjacks end regular season with wins
AREA VOLLEYBALL: Bears, Warriors pick up wins
COLLEGE SOCCER: Bemidji State ends losing streak
Edward Arthur Weiskopf
Joyce Annette Wind
Carol Marie Barker
John Eggers: The best duck hunt ever
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Like geese, we all need a lift from time to time
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Some successes, and failures, for the 2015 season
Cyndi L. Fenske: Library is fun way to get away in October
A fly on the wall: Behind-the-scenes at the Great Northern Radio Show's live performance (W/PHOTO GALLERY)
Off The Record Blog: Wax some ‘Back To The Future’ nostalgia with Pepsi Perfect and ‘Jaws 19’
Ready to rhythm to ribbits: The Fattenin' Frogs to hold album release concert in Bemidji
Arts Briefs for 09/27/2015
OFF THE RECORD BLOG: Look at the desert planet Jakku with this ‘Star Wars: Force Awakens’ immersive 360 video
Tim McGraw joins Eric Church as WE Fest headliner
PHOTO GALLERY: October sunrise
MASTER GARDENERS: Indoor plants also need fall care
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Walleye bite should be picking up
Blane Klemek: The annual migration has arrived in the northwoods
HUNTING: Managers optimistic about waterfowl prospects in area as opener approaches
Sutter - Hoyum engagement
Rick Jensen: Not only in America
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Legislature improved affordability, accessibility of propane
Rich Lowry: Admiration of Carly tinged with dread
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Failing math — and civics
Pioneer Viewpoints: A gap, and opportunity, for Bemidji’s downtown
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....
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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
January 7, 2015
Bemidji man changes plea in gun assault
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man charged with felony assault amended his not guilty plea on Tuesday in Beltrami County District Court. Michael Alan Eugene Martin, 30, is accused of aiming a pistol on Sept. 21 at a man on Jones Town Hall Road in Beltrami County. Martin pleaded not guilty...
January 7, 2015 - 6:19pm
December 19, 2014
Bemidji woman pleads guilty to aiding offender
BEMIDJI -- Two people from Bemidji entered opposite pleas in Beltrami County District Court for charges they face in related crimes. Michael Alan Eugene Martin, 30, pleaded not guilty to felony second-degree assault Dec. 9. Martin is accused of aiming a pistol at a man who offered...
December 19, 2014 - 7:26pm
Bemidji man sentenced for assault on woman
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man was sentenced to serve a month in jail for allegedly running over a woman’s arm and dragging her down a driveway with...
November 19, 2014 - 7:11pm
October 31, 2014
Bemidji man pleads not guilty to assault on baby
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man charged with felony assault on an 8-week-old baby boy in July plead not guilty Tuesday in Beltrami County District Court. Donny Lee Carlsen, 38, was arrested July 8 after law enforcement served him with an arrest warrant for allegedly inflicting injuries...
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October 31, 2014 - 6:21pm