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Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
PATT RALL COLUMN: Are the stars out tonight?
BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
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FISH TALES: Adrian Dunn
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Gary and Patty Groslie
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March 24, 2016
POPULATION: Beltrami County shows steady growth. Twin Cities surpass 3 million
BEMIDJI -- Slow and steady has been the trend for population growth in Bemidji. The United States Census Bureau on Thursday released county population estimates for 2015, showing moderate growth in Beltrami and larger expansion in the Twin Cities. In 2015, Beltrami County's population...
March 24, 2016 - 9:12pm
March 17, 2016
DNR announces first spring burning restrictions; will start March 28 in Beltrami County
BEMIDJI -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will start burning restrictions starting Monday in various areas around the state. ...
March 17, 2016 - 8:55pm
Cass County Board: Commissioners updated on Eelpout Festival cleanup, storm
BACKUS — Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reported to the county board Tuesday Sentence to Service inmate crews and sheriff's deputies picked up 900 pounds of trash from Leech Lake over three days following Eelpout Festival earlier this month. The Sentence to Service crews spent 42...
March 17, 2016 - 10:05am
March 3, 2016
Energy assistance still available in Beltrami, Cass counties
BEMIDJI -- There is still time to apply for Energy Assistance Funding this winter season if you live in Beltrami or Cass county, officials said in a release.Funds are available for help with heating and electric bills to assist households that meet income guidelines. The following...
March 3, 2016 - 7:58pm
March 1, 2016
6 arrested after heroin, meth seized from Cass Lake home
CASS LAKE—Six people were arrested Friday after a search warrant was executed in Cass Lake and turned up heroin, methamphetamine, prescription pills, marijuana and handguns. A total of 82 grams of heroin, 19 grams of methamphetamine, 99 illegal prescription pills, a small amount...
March 1, 2016 - 5:27pm
February 10, 2016
Eelpout Festival vehicle restrictions announced
WALKER—The Cass County Sheriff's Office announces Eelpout Festival restrictions and information for the event scheduled Feb. 18-21. Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports ice conditions have created a concern for public safety during the festival due to a large volume of vehicle...
February 10, 2016 - 10:25am
January 11, 2016
Environmental groups, Minnesota DNR and R.D. Offutt to seek agreement on pines-to-potatoes study
FARGO -- Groups petitioning for an environmental review of a local potato grower's expansion into the pinelands of north-central Minnesota say they're willing to negotiate with the grower and state officials. The Land Stewardship Project, Pesticide Action Network and Toxic Taters...
January 11, 2016 - 8:12pm
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