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Minn. woman who beheaded man with machete ordered to 30-plus years in prison
One dead, 2 injured after home being set on foundation falls
Freak accident at Minn. auto shop leaves friend of owner dead
N.D. Supreme Court says out-of-state lawyers can represent pipeline protesters
Administration approves Alberta Clipper pipeline crossing from Canada
Strapped for cap space, healthy players, Wild suit up 45-year-old coach for practice
Packers' Mike McCarthy calls Vikings' hit on Aaron Rodgers 'an illegal act'
Wild's Zach Parise leaves practice with another 'setback'
Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino fired amid corruption probe
NFL seeks compromise solution to anthem protests
Arnold "Butch" Dahl
Pearl Dorothy Ledin
Rebecca Lynn Fure
Winnifred Marian Althiser
Gilbert D. Bahr
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
Rise and shine
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
Jemele Hill suspended two weeks by ESPN after tweet about Cowboys owner Jerry Jones
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Time for a little night fishing
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Otto praised for clean energy plan
FIELDING QUESTIONS: Shrub with berries identified as nuisance species
More on winning the war on weeds
Commentary: It's not surprising that Eminem doesn't like Trump, but here's why his rap about him is resonating
July 22, 2015
Beltrami Historical Society requests funding in report to county board
BEMIDJI—The Beltrami County Historical Society's Executive Director Dan Karalus made a request for funding Tuesday to the County Board of Commissioners, highlighting new programs and growth at the museum in recent months. The number of visitors at the historical society in...
July 22, 2015 - 10:02am
March 8, 2013
Beltrami County Court Report: March 10
The following cases were heard by Beltrami District Judge John Melbye: Matthew Jon Aus, 34, of Duluth was sentenced on Feb. 19 for felony domestic assault.
March 8, 2013 - 8:44pm
June 3, 2012
Beltrami County Board to meet
BEMIDJI- The Beltrami County board of commissioners will meet Tuesday at 3:00 p.m. with their regular meeting set for 5:00 p.m. in the council chambers. Beltrami County Sheriff Phiil Hodapp will meet with the commissioners at the work meeting to discuss allowing video visitations...
June 3, 2012 - 12:00am
May 27, 2012
Safe Neighborhoods Team: Keeping emergency responders, citizens safe
The goal of the nationwide Toward Zero Deaths program is to reduce not just crashes, but total road injuries and fatalities. Fast, efficient emergency medical services are critical to reducing fatalities and serious injuries whenever a crash does occur. Prompt emergency service response...
May 27, 2012 - 12:00am
April 9, 2012
Sailboat survivor, 8, shows positive signs after accident
LEONARD - An 8-year-old boy who fell into a frigid lake near here remains in critical condition, but is showing positive signs. "It's my understanding...
April 9, 2012 - 10:12am
January 3, 2010
Pushing snow across the road is illegal and punishable by law
White, fluffy snow. Beautiful and fun. Northern Minnesota residents live in one of the most wonderful places when it comes to winter fun. There...
January 3, 2010 - 10:08am
October 14, 2009
Missing hunter in Beltrami County is found
A lost hunter was located by the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office Wednesday after the man called for help. According to a press release from the Sheriff's Office: A faint emergency call was received at about 3:30 a.m. f from a hunter reporting that he was lost in the woods in Quiring...
October 14, 2009 - 10:16am
May 15, 2009
Braman sentenced for Ruttger's thefts
Anthony Lee Braman, 19, of Laporte, has been sentenced for two counts of felony third-degree burglary for burglarizing area businesses. Braman pleaded guilty to the charges April 7 and was sentenced May 11 by Beltrami County District Judge Paul Benshoof.
May 15, 2009 - 12:00am
May 14, 2009
Bemidji woman pleads guilty to manslaughter
Lillie Rae Kise, 29, of Bemidji, pleaded guilty Monday to an amended charge of serious felony second degree manslaughter - culpable negligence creating unreasonable risk. Her next court date will be June 8. Meanwhile, she remains in the Beltrami County Jail. She had originally...
May 14, 2009 - 3:32pm
May 6, 2009
Beltrami County gears up to reform government
Beltrami County government needs long-term reform, not just a balanced budget, commissioners said Tuesday. "My frustration ... is that the state talks of spending priorities but wants to take 7.9 percent across the board," County Board Chairman Jim Lucachick said. "We can do a budget...
May 6, 2009 - 12:00am
May 3, 2009
Beltrami County Board: 2010 budget process to begin
Despite not knowing how the 2009 Legislature's budget plans affect counties, the Beltrami County Board on Tuesday will discuss a process for its 2010 budget. Last month, County Administrator Tony Murphy gave commissioners a 14-page budget strategy which will form the basis of discussion...
May 3, 2009 - 2:47am
Neft elected to Minnesota Beef Research and Promotion Council
May 3, 2009 - 2:41am
Task force to keep vets home in public eye
Assured the 2009 Legislature won't take action on Minnesota veterans home proposals, a Beltrami County task force prepared Saturday for a summer hiatus. Still, members want to keep the issue of a 90-bed Minnesota veterans home in northern Minnesota before the public eye. Dr.
May 3, 2009 - 2:27am
Beltrami County District Court
In Beltrami County District Court before Judge John Melbye: Giashamena Atkinson, 30, of Cass Lake, pleaded innocent April 27 to felony fifth-degree possession of drugs. His next court date will be July 28. According to the criminal complaint at 1:15 a.m. Feb. 16, a Bemidji Police...
May 3, 2009 - 12:00am
April 26, 2009
Beltrami Courts reports for the week of April 20
In Beltrami County District Court before Judge Paul Benshoof: Alisha Rochelle Beaulieu, 25, of Red Lake, pleaded guilty April 7 to an amended charge of gross misdemeanor trespass - return to property to harass/abuse/threat and misdemeanor leaving keys in an unattended vehicle. She...
April 26, 2009 - 12:00am