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Turtle Mountain leader denies assault allegations, says he's still chairman
Spam is so popular in Hawaii they have to lock it up to keep thieves from stealing it
Wetter, colder winter predicted for Minnesota, North Dakota by National Weather Service
Carrie Underwood final headliner for 2018 WE Fest
Applying science to life, students release monarch butterflies into the wild
Timberwolves drop season opener to Spurs
GIRLS SOCCER: Jacks ready for championship rematch
BOYS SOCCER: Jacks look to experience to help them repeat as section champs
Minnesota Lumberjacks take third at nationals
SOCCER: BSU ranked No. 2 in region
Joshua Luke O'Brien
Norval Everett Oien
Edward M. Schmuch
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
Rise and shine
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Tinkering with a Midwest favorite: Cinnamon Scotcheroos shake things up
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
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
May 22, 2015
Mahnomen woman enters plea in stabbing case
WHITE EARTH—A Mahnomen woman accused of breaking into a man's home and stabbing him in March has entered pleas to felony charges in Clearwater County District Court. Serena Oppegard, 41, was facing felony first-degree burglary of an occupied dwelling and second-degree assault...
May 22, 2015 - 2:06pm
May 8, 2015
Bagley man killed in two-vehicle crash in Clearwater County
BEMIDJI—A 77-year-old Bagley man was killed in a two-vehicle collision Friday morning on state Highway 92 in Clearwater County. According to a Minnesota State Patrol release, Milo Fultz, 77, was traveling north on Highway 92 in a 2005 Buick Park Avenue just before 9 a.m....
May 8, 2015 - 2:56pm
April 20, 2015
Meth lab discovered in Bagley
BAGLEY—Four people have been taken into custody after a methamphetamine lab was discovered at a Bagley residence Thursday. A toddler was...
April 20, 2015 - 11:14am
April 3, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Stand up against unlawful bullying
BAGLEY—What would you do if your neighbor's drainfield trespassed on your property and was endangering your well water? That was our situation in 2004. We contacted the Clearwater County Environmental Administrator and the County Commissioners. Their office was flooded with...
April 3, 2015 - 11:20pm
April 2, 2015
No major injuries in car-school bus crash in Clearwater County
BEMIDJI -- The driver of a passenger car suffered non-life-threatening injuries after his vehicle was struck by a school bus on Wednesday afternoon in Clearwater County. The school bus was carrying five passengers and neither they or the driver were injured, according to the Minnesota...
April 2, 2015 - 9:18am
March 19, 2015
Mahnomen woman charged with stabbing man in his home
WHITE EARTH -- A Mahnomen woman is facing felony burglary and assault charges after allegedly breaking into a man's home and stabbing him Saturday. Serena...
March 19, 2015 - 6:47pm
March 5, 2015
Juveniles arrested in Ebro drive-by shooting
BAGLEY -- Three juveniles have been arrested in connection with a drive-by shooting near Bagley on Feb. 23. The Clearwater County Sheriff's Office announced the arrest of two male suspects and one female suspect Thursday. Because of their age, the juveniles' names are being withheld. The...
March 5, 2015 - 9:15pm
February 24, 2015
Drive-by shooting reported near Bagley
BEMIDJI -- The Clearwater County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a drive-by shooting Monday afternoon about 8 miles southwest of Bagley. At approximately 3:20 p.m. Monday, the sheriff’s office received a call of a possible drive-by shooting at mobile home on the 11000 block...
February 24, 2015 - 10:56am
January 20, 2015
Clearwater County pastor charged with sex crimes
BAGLEY -- A Clearwater County pastor is charged with 16 counts of felony criminal sexual conduct for acts that allegedly occurred between 2009...
January 20, 2015 - 1:34pm
November 5, 2014
2014 Election: Area roundup of local race results
Here's a look at local races in Beltrami and neighboring counties: Beltrami County Blackduck: Mayor: Daryl Lundberg (101), Rudy Patch (74), Write-in (5); City Council: Sam Christenson (149), Kris Stade (108), Write-in (3). School Board: Cynthia Nord (892), Christopher Henriksen...
November 5, 2014 - 5:53pm
October 18, 2014
Bagley man pleads guilty to drug sale
BAGLEY -- The last of five people arrested in a methamphetamine and pharmaceutical drug bust in Bagley has pleaded guilty to felony drug sale charges. The arrests began in January and ended in April. Thomas Eugene Shook Sr., 44, of Bagley amended his not guilty plea entered in...
October 18, 2014 - 11:23pm