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December 2, 2016
Pedestrian struck by vehicle Wednesday in Beltrami County
BELTRAMI COUNTY—A 46-year-old man was taken to the hospital Wednesday evening after being struck by a vehicle in Roosevelt Township. In...
December 2, 2016 - 9:45pm
November 8, 2016
Two injured in crash with logging truck just west of Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Two women were injured Tuesday afternoon in a crash involving a semitrailer carrying logs just west of Bemidji. A 70-year-old Bemidji woman and a 61-year-old Indiana woman suffered non-life-threatening injuries after the semitrailer, which was traveling west on U.S. Highway...
November 8, 2016 - 8:33pm
June 9, 2016
Crime report for June 8
The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Wednesday: Suspicious 2:10 a.m. Officers responded to a suspicious vehicle...
June 9, 2016 - 7:16pm
September 15, 2014
Crime report for Sept. 12-Sept. 14
Sheriff’s Report The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls on Sunday. Assault 5:02 p.m. Report of an assault; upon investigation several people were engaged in physical altercation on the 700 block of Patriot Drive NW. Theft 10:58...
September 15, 2014 - 8:14pm
March 18, 2014
Crime report for March 15-16
Sheriff’s Report The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Sunday: Warrants 8:11 a.m.: Four people were arrested in the 51000 block of Wildwood Road in Bemidji: A 39-year-old woman, a 25-year-old man, a 33-year-old man and a 31-year-old man. 11:38...
March 18, 2014 - 9:23am
March 14, 2014
Crime report for March 13
Sheriff’s Report The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Thursday: Probation violation 6:55 p.m. A 30-year-old female was arrested for a probation violation after a welfare check at 300 block of Gould Ave. NE. Warrant 2:50 p.m. A 23-year-old...
March 14, 2014 - 2:42pm
September 30, 2013
Sheriff’s office seeks stabbing suspect
BEMIDJI – An 18-year-old Bovey, Minn., man was stabbed at a party early Sunday in Beltrami County and law enforcement is asking for the public’s help in locating the suspect and two persons of interest. According to the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Department, deputies were...
September 30, 2013 - 9:58am
July 13, 2013
Beltrami clearance rate also high
BEMIDJI -- Never think the world is too big for one man to make a difference. At least that's the lesson learned by Beltrami County Sheriff Phil Hodapp in light of crime stats released last week by his former employer, the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. "Having that fourth...
July 13, 2013 - 11:07pm
June 1, 2013
A place of honor: Sheriff’s deputies hope to create a memorial for fellow deputy killed in 1923
KELLIHER — The stories, nearing 100-years-old and printed in this newspaper and a now-defunct rival, are confusing to say the least. They...
June 1, 2013 - 10:49pm
May 17, 2013
Local deputies named 'Top Cops' for saving child
BEMIDJI — George Brook, Jamie Scherf and Anthony Petrie did everything in their power to save the lives of three children on April 6, 2012. But...
May 17, 2013 - 12:18am
January 12, 2013
Suspect in police chase remains hospitalized
By Justin Glawe email@example.com BEMIDJI – The subject of a police chase Wednesday night remained hospitalized Saturday with a broken back, Beltrami County Sheriff Phil Hodapp said. Jeramie Pilecki, 36, sustained the injury after losing control of his vehicle and crashing...
January 12, 2013 - 11:06pm
November 6, 2012
Winter hazards discussed in Bemidji
BEMIDJI – Local law enforcement and public safety officials are advising local residents to stay safe this winter. During a press briefing Monday, officials from the Bemidji police and fire departments, the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office, the Minnesota Department of Transportation,...
November 6, 2012 - 12:11am