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Crime report for Nov. 20
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My honest list of thanks
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
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KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Together we can face any crisis
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Around the Arts, November 19
‘Celebrating Community Theater’: Vene and Friends brings out local performers for a night of musicals
Bemidji Chorale ushers in Christmas season
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Deer season is here
AREA DEER OPENER PREVIEW: Deer numbers up throughout region
2017 DEER OPENER: Officials say 'fantastic' deer season ahead
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Whether snow or no, buntings well worth the wait
MASTER GARDENERS: To till or not to till
Delbert & Linda Olson
Tom & Linda Peterson
Commentary: Did Al Franken make a bad decision, or is he a creep? Look for the pattern.
Analysis: Why Sen. Al Franken could be in a lot more trouble now
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
VIVIAN DELGADO: Healthy self, healthy environments
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Bookstores, Bobby and Buttons
January 1, 2017
Faith in Action Volunteers celebrate the season
The Faith in Action for Cass County family of volunteers and staff gathered for to visit and enjoy a meal on Dec. 1 and Dec. 7 at Jimmy's in...
January 1, 2017 - 7:40am
December 24, 2016
Hazardous weather to cover most of NW Minnesota; ice storm warning in region
No matter if anyone’s been naughty or nice this year, the Upper Midwest is expecting a big lump of coal in the form of serious Christmastime...
December 24, 2016 - 7:24pm
December 21, 2016
Candidates for Ninth Judicial District position announced
BEMIDJI -- The Commission on Judicial Selection announced three candidates Wednesday to fill a vacancy in Minnesota’s Ninth Judicial District after the retirement of Judge John Solien, seated in Aitkin County.
December 21, 2016 - 4:35pm
December 8, 2016
A place of healing: Officials celebrate 10th anniversary of Wellness Courts in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE—There were countless rounds of applause at the Leech Lake Tribal Justice Center here Thursday, as, one by one, individuals stood...
December 8, 2016 - 6:40pm
December 5, 2016
Cass County rollover injures 2
CASS COUNTY—A pair of Staples residents avoided serious injuries Monday afternoon when their truck rolled over on Highway 210. David Rondo, 48, and Bridgit Lewis, 49, received non-life-threatening injuries when the 2001 Chevyrolet K15 Rondo was driving "lost control and rolled...
December 5, 2016 - 7:08pm
Leech Lake police officer charged with possessing pornographic images of a minor
CASS COUNTY—A Leech Lake tribal police officer was charged Monday with one count of felony possession of pornographic work after allegedly receiving about 1,000 nude images of a 17-year-old girl—between 50 and 100 of which he admitted to viewing while on duty. Shannon...
December 5, 2016 - 4:13pm
November 27, 2016
Fundraiser raffle supports Faith in Action
In celebration of another successful raffle fundraiser, Faith in Action for Cass County held its Raffle Open House on Nov. 9 at the Faith in...
November 27, 2016 - 6:00am
November 22, 2016
Bemidji area in winter weather advisory through Wednesday morning
BEMIDJI -- Beltrami County, as well as Hubbard, Clearwater and Cass counties, are in a winter weather advisory until 6 a.m. Wednesday. The National Weather Service says a wintry mix of snow and rain will continue through Wednesday morning, with snow accumulations of up to 2 inches...
November 22, 2016 - 2:28pm
November 21, 2016
Bena man faces criminal vehicular homicide charges
A 31-year-old Bena man who was allegedly drinking faces criminal vehicular homicide charges after the car he was driving went off the road and hit three trees last month near Walker, killing his passenger. Phillip C. Nelson has been charged in Cass County District Court in Walker...
November 21, 2016 - 9:25am
November 12, 2016
One injured in Cass County crash
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji woman was injured in a Cass County accident Friday afternoon after her car was rear-ended while stopped at an intersection. Patricia Lester, 75, was traveling north on State Highway 371 in a 2007 Nissan Altima at about 3:54 p.m. Friday and stopped at the intersection...
November 12, 2016 - 3:06pm
October 29, 2016
Federal Dam man dies in Cass County rollover
BEMIDJI—A 23-year-old Federal Dam man was killed in a one-vehicle rollover early Saturday in Cass County.
October 29, 2016 - 12:35pm
October 28, 2016
Man accused in girl’s death indicted by Cass County grand jury
WALKER, Minn. — A grand jury has indicted a Coon Rapids man for the murder of 5-year-old Alayna Jeanne Ertl this past August. Zachary Todd Anderson, 25, was arraigned Friday, Oct. 28, in Cass County District Court in Walker for premeditated first-degree murder and numerous other...
October 28, 2016 - 4:28pm
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...
October 27, 2016 - 3:37pm
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.
October 27, 2016 - 9:28am
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