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Tasked with tackling trafficking: Local task force forms to help combat human trafficking
How will it end? Experts weigh in on possible outcomes of Dakota Access Pipeline protest
Two killed in head-on crash near MSP Airport
Law enforcement urges peace during pipeline protests
On hand for Holidays by Hand
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Big run lifts Red Lake past Fosston
BOYS BASKETBALL: Warriors run past Greyhounds
Lumberjack gymnasts compete at Perham
WRESTLING: Bemidji, other area teams compete at Olson Memorial Tournament
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Huskies top BSU men, 98-95
Robert (Bob) Kamrowski
Vivian D. Bye
Gerald "Jerry" Duane Morrow
David Anthony Fineday, Sr.
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make me laugh: The benefits of laughter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Standing alongside Standing Rock
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Holiday movie madness
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Escape the freeze with films
Laporte School Drama Club presents "Midsummer Jersey"
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
DNR announces area furbearer registration stations
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakota Access Pipeline should be rerouted
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Protesters part of problem, not solution
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Christmastime in the First City!
FOOTBALL: Beavers win Mineral Water Bowl for first-ever postseason victory
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. He must serve 12 months and one day at the St. Cloud Correctional Facility. Credit for time served is 129 days. He must pay a...
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