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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
May 14, 2015
Two dead of apparent gunshot wounds in Cass County
BEMIDJI -- The Cass County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the deaths of two men in Onigum near Walker. At 7:18 p.m. Tuesday, the sheriff’s office received a call for medical assistance in the 8700 block of Midway Drive Northwest in Onigum, a small unincorporated community...
May 14, 2015 - 5:57pm
April 23, 2015
Cass Lake arsonist sentenced for wildfire
CASS LAKE—A Cass Lake teen responsible for setting fires that burned more than 50 acres of wildland near Cass Lake in May has been convicted...
April 23, 2015 - 5:24pm
April 17, 2015
Wildfire burns area near Steamboat Lake
GUTHRIE -- A 25-acre wildfire near Steamboat Lake on Friday afternoon had firefighting aircraft scramble and sent up a large smoke plume visible...
April 17, 2015 - 6:06pm
March 10, 2015
Bemidji man sentenced in attempted murder case
WALKER -- A Bemidji man accused of attempted murder for his involvement in the August stabbing and kidnapping of a man in Cass Lake was convicted...
March 10, 2015 - 11:19pm
March 4, 2015
Bemidji-area man arrested in connection to Cass County burglary
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji-area man was arrested in Cass County after a burglary in Wilson Township, officials said Wednesday. According to the Cass County Sheriff's Office, the office received a report at 4:11 a.m.
March 4, 2015 - 3:10pm
February 19, 2015
Two Pine River men arrested in Cass County burglaries
WALKER -- Two Pine River, Minn., have been arrested for a series of Cass County burglaries, officials said Thursday. On Feb. 11, the Cass...
February 19, 2015 - 9:23am