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Federal Dam man missing after capsized canoe found on Leech Lake
PHOTOS: BHS hosts pep fest for soccer and tennis athletes
BOYS SOCCER: BHS meets Mankato West in Class A state quarterfinals
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KELSI TURNER COLUMN: On rejection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you care to give?
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: As tradition goes
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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: Do you know what’s really scary?
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Federal Dam man missing after capsized canoe found on Leech Lake
January 6, 2016
Cass County Board splits vote on muskie stocking proposal
WALKER — On a split vote, Cass County commissioners Tuesday decided against taking any position on the controversial Minnesota Department of Natural Resources proposal to stock muskies in Gull Lake. Kevin Egan appeared before the board to ask the commissioners to pass a resolution...
January 6, 2016 - 12:40pm
December 25, 2015
UPDATED: Longville man killed in Cass County rollover identified
BEMIDJI—A 71-year-old Longville man was killed in a one-car rollover Tuesday night in Cass County. At 10:55 p.m., the Cass County Sheriff's Office responded to the crash scene on 12th Avenue Northeast in Kego Township in rural Longville, a release said. A 1999 Ford Explorer...
December 25, 2015 - 11:23am
November 28, 2015
Pine River man dies in rollover
BEMIDJI—A Pine River man was killed in a rollover early Saturday on state Highway 371. The Minnesota State Patrol says Michael Kelly, 42, was southbound on Highway 371 north of Pine River when he lost control of his truck, 2004 Chevrolet Silverado, which hit a road sign and...
November 28, 2015 - 4:51pm
October 12, 2015
Faith in Action new volunteer training
HACKENSACK -- Neighborly volunteers are needed throughout Cass County to help people with transportation, home meal delivery, visiting and respite, light homemaking, basic home repair and chores such as shoveling through Faith in Action for Cass County’s coordinated volunteer services....
October 12, 2015 - 9:43pm
September 25, 2015
Cass Lake woman pleads guilty to meth charge
CASS LAKE -- A Cass Lake woman charged with felony drug possession has pleaded guilty in Cass County District Court. Ida Beaulieu, 29, was charged with one count of third-degree drug possession and one count of fifth-degree drug possession after law enforcement served a search warrant...
September 25, 2015 - 7:40pm
September 16, 2015
Pine River man injured in motorcycle crash
BEMIDJI—A Pine River man was airlifted to a Twin Cities hospital after a motorcycle crash Tuesday night in Cass County. At 9:57 p.m., law enforcement and emergency personnel responded to a report of a motorcycle crash a mile west of Pine River on County Road 2 in Walden Township,...
September 16, 2015 - 2:18pm
September 9, 2015
Three injured in ATV crash in Cass County
BEMIDJI—Three people are recovering from serious, non-life-threatening injuries after an ATV crash Sunday in rural Boy River. Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch said alcohol and speed control appear to have contributed to the incident at about 8 p.m. near a residence on Big Boy...
September 9, 2015 - 3:27pm
August 31, 2015
Walker man sentenced for meth charge, charges against woman dismissed
WALKER-- A Walker man arrested for felony drug sale after Leech Lake Tribal Police and the Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force executed a search warrant...
August 31, 2015 - 5:15pm
August 5, 2015
Cass Lake woman, juveniles escape serious injury after car crashes into swamp
BEMIDJI—A Cass Lake woman was injured early Tuesday when she apparently fell asleep while driving and ran her vehicle off the road and into a swamp, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. According to the patrol's report, Della Jones, 61, was northbound on state Highway...
August 5, 2015 - 11:29am
July 29, 2015
Cass Lake man pleads guilty to felony drug charge
CASS LAKE—A Cass Lake man pleaded guilty Thursday in Cass County District Court to felony drug possession after he was arrested in April with two women. John Wilke, 64, is charged with two counts of felony third-degree drug possession in a public housing zone, and two counts...
July 29, 2015 - 9:56pm
Pine River man sentenced for cabin burglaries
WALKER—A Pine River man implicated in seasonal burglaries in the Lake Ada and Ponto Lake Township areas has been sentenced in Cass County...
July 29, 2015 - 9:47pm
July 15, 2015
Cass Lake woman arrested with narcotics gets two weeks in jail
CASS LAKE—A Cass Lake woman arrested for possession of narcotics in April received a two-week jail sentence Monday in Cass County District...
July 15, 2015 - 5:36pm
June 29, 2015
UPDATE: Homicide suspects who fled Colorado arrested in Cass County
CASS LAKE -- Two suspects who fled Colorado after the death of their 4-week-old daughter were apprehended without incident in Cass Lake on Monday....
June 29, 2015 - 6:23pm
June 25, 2015
Walker man pleads guilty to drug sale
WALKER—A Walker man facing four felony level drug offenses and a firearm charge pleaded guilty to a drug sale charge in Cass County District Court. Joshua White, 21, was facing five, felony-level drug offenses including one count of first-degree drug sale, three counts of...
June 25, 2015 - 3:51pm
June 23, 2015
Cass County man dies after being struck by dump truck tire
BEMIDJI -- A Backus man was killed after being hit by a tire that came off a dump truck while he was believed to be retrieving his mail the morning of June 17. Charles Linn, 74, was transported to a St. Cloud hospital, where he died, the Cass County Sheriff's Office said in a...
June 23, 2015 - 5:38pm