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HEALTH CARE: Ideas on the table: GOP, Dayton both express need for action
Community members discuss Red Lake constitutional reform
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A mini-Minion: City holds annual Bark ‘N’ Boo event at Nymore Dog Park
CITY: Bemidji's municipal liquor stores show slight uptick in net profits
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers learned lots from sweep at North Dakota
CROSS COUNTRY: BHS boys repeat as Section 8AA champs, Hamrin headed back too
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU bracing for physical series with UND
TENNIS: BHS junior Kelm still alive in Class AA singles consolation bracket
AREA VOLLEYBALL: Blackduck, K-N, CL-B lose in 8A playoffs
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Jerome "Jerry" Stubbe
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: On rejection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you care to give?
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: As tradition goes
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What will be your last words to someone?
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: How to harvest wild rice
Off The Record: Negan Was The Shot In The Arm ‘The Walking Dead’ Needed
PODCAST: The JOE-DOWN Reviews “KISS Meets The Phantom Of The Park”
Famed musician Bobby Vee dies
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
MASTER GARDENERS: Think differently about garden clean up
WATCH: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The mice are everywhere it seems
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Lakes, rivers cooling a bit slower this year
New specialty license plates to go on sale
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Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakdok, others fan the flames of Islamaphobia
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Joe Vene fights for our veterans
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October 27, 2016
Federal Dam man remains missing after canoe found capsized
WALKER -- A Federal Dam man reported missing Tuesday after a canoe was found capsized on Leech Lake remained missing as of Thursday afternoon, according to Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch. The Cass County Sheriff’s Office received a report of the overturned canoe on the east side...
8 hours 54 min ago
Federal Dam man missing after capsized canoe found on Leech Lake
WALKER -- Authorities are searching for a Federal Dam man after a canoe was found capsized Tuesday night on Leech Lake. The Cass County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an overturned canoe on the east side of Leech Lake in the Sugar Point area at 6:49 p.m. Tuesday. Search efforts...
15 hours 3 min ago
October 2, 2016
Faith in Action volunteers recognized
BEMIDJI—On Sept. 15, volunteers with Faith in Action for Cass County gathered for the annual Appreciation and Awards Dinner at The Hub...
October 2, 2016 - 6:15am
September 30, 2016
Woman missing from Motley group home found safe
WALKER—A woman missing from a Motley, Minn., group home has been found safe, according to a news release Friday from the Cass County Sheriff's Office. Cass County law enforcement provided a news release Sept. 7 asking for the public's help locating Whim, who the sheriff's office...
September 30, 2016 - 5:41pm
September 15, 2016
Public meeting on panfish in Cass County
HACKENSACK -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will hold a public meeting to provide information and ask for comments on a proposal to put in place five-fish bag limits for sunfish and black crappie on Little Webb and Moccasin lakes, and a five-fish bag limit for sunfish...
September 15, 2016 - 11:00pm
September 10, 2016
Little Falls man dies in Cass County crash
BEMIDJI—A Little Falls man was killed in a head-on crash Friday morning near Leader, Minn. The Cass County Sheriff's Office responded to a report of a two-vehicle crash at 6:53 a.m. on County Road 103 in rural Leader, the sheriff's office said in a release.
September 10, 2016 - 12:34pm
September 7, 2016
Woman missing from Motley group home
BEMIDJI—Cass County authorities are seeking help in locating a woman who went missing from a Motley, Minn., group home. According to a news release Wednesday from the Cass County Sheriff's Office, Alice Whim, 21, is missing from a residential group home on 61st Avenue SW in...
September 7, 2016 - 5:05pm
Cass County Board: Commissioners set preliminary levy of $21.5 million; Levy would be an increase over 2016
WALKER—Cass County Board Tuesday adopted a 2017 preliminary levy of $21,556,545, or 4.81 percent more than the 2016 levy. The county's tax rate would rise from 31.423 this year to 32.716 in 2017. This would mean about $22 more county taxes for a $200,000 homeowner, Josh Stevenson,...
September 7, 2016 - 1:27pm
September 6, 2016
Cass County Board: Commissioners express support for solid waste disposal facility
WALKER—Cass County Board adopted an addendum to the county's Solid Waste Plan to support a local or regional municipal solid waste disposal facility. The commissioners will send this addendum to Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. Currently, Cass garbage gets processed at the transfer...
September 6, 2016 - 9:56pm
One killed in Cass County crash Monday
BEMIDJI—A person was killed and several juveniles were injured in a one-vehicle crash early Monday in Cass County. The Cass County Sheriff's Office received a report of the crash at 4:48 a.m. Monday on County Road 8 in Gould Township, south of Federal Dam.
September 6, 2016 - 4:13pm
August 23, 2016
Man gets nearly 20 years in prison in sexual conduct case
WALKER—A 43-year-old man was sentenced Monday to almost 20 years in prison in Cass County District Court for a criminal sexual conduct offense...
August 23, 2016 - 9:39am
August 22, 2016
UPDATED: Autopsy shows homicidal violence cause of Minnesota girl's death
BRAINERD, Minn. --A Saturday Amber Alert for a missing five-year-old Watkins girl turned into a homicide investigation within hours, after tips...
August 22, 2016 - 4:07pm
August 21, 2016
Missing 5-year-old girl found dead in Cass County; suspect in custody
BRAINERD, Minn. -- A 25-year-old man suspected of abducting and killing a family friend’s 5-year-old daughter Saturday is jailed in a central...
August 21, 2016 - 11:54am
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 20, 2016
Cass Lake man dies in rollover
CASS LAKE—A 29-year-old Cass Lake man died early Wednesday when the vehicle he was driving left the roadway and rolled, according to the Cass County Sheriff's Office. The Sheriff's Office received a report of the crash at about 1:20 a.m. Wednesday and located the vehicle on...
July 20, 2016 - 9:51am