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Kraus-Anderson earns Governor's Safety Award
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LIBRARY CORNER: Ready for summer at the Library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Making a case for wood ticks
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VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Critical Race Theories: What are they all about?
Intermediate Watercolors class with Jane Freeman
Young Songwriters Workshop set for June 17
Season tickets for 2017-18 BSO season
Cass Lake Bena student wins Congressional Art Competition
‘Color of Life’ exhibit at library
Public celebration at Big Bog
FISH TALES: Pam Johnson on Lake Winnie
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Warmer temps should lead to better bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: House sparrows and European starlings are hardy survivors
New upgrades at Norway Beach campgrounds
Torry's Van Benefit
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
Column: Lessons from a great leader
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tanner left an indelible mark on many lives
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
ELECTION: GOP picks District 2 roster: Two newcomers, incumbent will be on the ballot for Republicans
BAGLEY—A retired Clearwater County sheriff's deputy is hoping to keep the House District 2A seat for the Republicans in the state Legislature. Area Republican delegates gathered in Bagley on Monday night to endorse State District 2 Senate and House candidates for seats in the...
March 28, 2016 - 9:57pm
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
November 13, 2015
Clearwater County rollover injures two
BEMIDJI -- An SUV rollover accident early Friday on Minnesota Highway 200 in Clearwater County resulted in non-life threatening injuries. According to the State Patrol, a 2002 GMC Yukon driven by Stephen Howard Sr., 33, Redby, Minn., was traveling westbound on Minnesota Highway...
November 13, 2015 - 10:58am
October 30, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: County commissioner’s letter appreciated
I want to thank Daniel Stenseng, Chairman, Clearwater County Board of Commissioners, for his letter to the editor (Oct. 17) regarding the “no net loss” of tax base policy in regard to the government purchase of land and a current situation. If you missed it I would recommend you...
October 30, 2015 - 12:06am
October 17, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: County gives reasons for opposing purchase
In response to the article you carried by Dan Gunderson of MPR on the front page of your newspaper Oct. 6, we would like to give your readers the reason for our opposition to state funds being used for purchasing land in our county. Clearwater County is opposed to the Lessard-Sams...
October 17, 2015 - 1:56am
October 8, 2015
Naytawaush woman faces charges in theft from Bagley store
MAHNOMEN—A Naytahwaush woman reported as missing and a person of interest in a theft case was located late last week and booked into the...
October 8, 2015 - 7:16pm
October 2, 2015
Missing Naytahwaush woman a person of interest for theft in Clearwater County
MAHNOMEN, Minn.—Authorities are asking for help locating a Naytahwaush, Minn., woman who is a person of interest for a reported theft. Leslie Wakemup, 25, was last seen Sunday with friends in southern Clearwater County, according to a news release from the Mahnomen County Sheriff's...
October 2, 2015 - 9:54am
September 29, 2015
Bagley police seeking burglary suspect
BAGLEY—One suspect is in custody and one is being sought after an undisclosed amount of cash was taken Sunday from Kubiak's Grocery Store in Bagley. The cash was stolen Sunday morning, according to a release issued from the Bagley Police Department Tuesday afternoon. The store...
September 29, 2015 - 7:47pm
UPDATED 10 p.m.: Arrest made in fatal hit-and-run in Clearwater County
BAGLEY -- A 43-year-old Bagley man faces a vehicular homicide charge on claims he struck another man with a sport utility vehicle and told his...
September 29, 2015 - 1:28pm
September 19, 2015
Bagley women sentenced in spring meth lab bust
BAGLEY—One of four people charged in a Bagley methamphetamine bust this spring remains to be sentenced.
September 19, 2015 - 5:13pm
July 16, 2015
Bagley man requests prison time for meth crime
BAGLEY—A Bagley man was sentenced Wednesday in Clearwater County District Court to 18 months in prison, at his request, after a meth lab...
July 16, 2015 - 5:24pm
July 9, 2015
Bagley women plead guilty to meth charges
BAGLEY—Two Bagley women pleaded guilty Wednesday in Clearwater County District Court to felony-level drug charges stemming from a methamphetamine bust in April. Tambra Laws, 56, pleaded guilty to one count of third-degree possession of methamphetamine and Gabrielle Poitra,...
July 9, 2015 - 8:39pm
June 26, 2015
Bagley man pleads guilty to meth charge
BAGLEY—A Bagley man pleaded guilty to one of five felony charges he faces after law enforcement discovered a methamphetamine lab at his residence in April. Darrin Forsberg, 44, pleaded guilty June 17 in Clearwater County District Court to aiding and abetting possession of...
June 26, 2015 - 6:21pm
June 11, 2015
Prison sentence stayed for Mahnomen woman who stabbed man
WHITE EARTH—A Mahnomen woman charged with felony burglary and assault after she broke into a man's home and stabbed him in March was sentenced...
June 11, 2015 - 5:26pm
June 9, 2015
Off-duty Clearwater County deputy on leave after allegedly entering resident's home while intoxicated
BEMIDJI -- A Clearwater County Sheriff's Office deputy has been placed on unpaid leave after allegedly entering a Clearbrook, Minn., residence intoxicated while he was off duty. According to a release from Clearwater County Sheriff Darin Halverson, the sheriff's office received a...
June 9, 2015 - 10:46am