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Coca-Cola cutting 1,200 jobs as demand for fizzy drinks falls flat
Next battleground: An aging Great Lakes pipeline stirs new protest
Arkansas death chamber flurry ends with fourth execution in eight days
Red Lake annual Gathering of Elders
Measles outbreak prompts vaccination message from Minnesota health officials
An emotional night for NFL's first-round picks
Effects of Bradford trade on Vikings playing out in draft
Speedy ex-Gopher Myrick waiting for the call
Grossman learning to be less picky at the plate
BASEBALL: Loxtercamp signs with St. Cloud State
Phyllis E. Neff
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Kathleen Lynn Paul
Willow Skye Forsberg
Frances Eula Oslin
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Look at the brighter side of life
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: We must open our minds to diverse teachings
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: John's No. 1 List for Bemidji
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: What is that weed?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you know your Twins?
Khloe Kardashian sued after sharing photo of herself on Instagram
ESPN layoffs: A list of which employees have been fired
'Expo'-sure to the arts: Group to host first-ever Arts Expo on Saturday
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Snow won't impact progress of most fish spawning
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Growing beans from seed to harvest
Up a tree!
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Warm-up helps spawn, walleyes should be ready for opener
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Wood ducks always welcome in the spring
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Are you kidding me?
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A leader or a partisan pawn?
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
courts and crime
May 13, 2013
Police investigate death of man outside Fargo strip club
FARGO -- Police are investigating the death of a man who died this week after hitting his head in a scuffle with an employee at a strip club last month. Deputy Chief Pat Claus said Friday that police were called for a medical assist April 13 at the Northern Gentleman’s Club....
May 13, 2013 - 8:58am
Cass Lake man arrested for string of burglaries
A Cass Lake man was arrested Friday and charged in a string of thefts in Bemidji, officials said. Last week, a rash of burglaries were reported to the Bemidji Police Department. Unoccupied homes had been entered during daytime hours while residents were away, officials said. Items...
May 13, 2013 - 8:38am
May 9, 2013
Shevlin man sentenced for stealing cars, operating mobile meth lab
BEMIDJI — A Shevlin man was sent to prison Wednesday for cooking methamphetamine and stealing two vehicles — one of which caught fire —when...
May 9, 2013 - 3:24pm
May 8, 2013
Red Lake man indicted on child porn and distribution charges
ST. PAUL — A recently unsealed federal indictment details the possession of more than 1,300 images and 100 videos of child porn possessed by a Red Lake man. Joseph Patrick Needham, 52, was charged Tuesday with possession of child pornography and distribution of child pornography,...
May 8, 2013 - 5:58pm
May 6, 2013
Bemidji crime report, May 6
Police Report The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls: Burglary 8:13 p.m. Sunday, 1000 block of Fifth Street Southeast. A burglary that occurred in December was reported. Property damage 9:29 a.m. Sunday, 900 block of Carter Circle Southeast....
May 6, 2013 - 10:04pm
May 2, 2013
Bayport man sent back to prison
BEMIDJI — After being released from prison in January following a two-year sentence, a 34-year-old Bayport man was sent back to the St. Cloud Correctional Facility in late April. Daniel Ryan Goodbuffalo was sentenced on April 25 by Beltrami District Judge Paul Benshoof for threatening...
May 2, 2013 - 6:06pm
Traffic stop leads to multiple charges
BEMIDJI — A mid-April traffic stop resulted in the seizure of a loaded handgun and drugs, as well as the arrest of two adults and two juveniles for various warrants and charges. Inside the car, Bemidji police found more than 50 prescription pain pills including oxycodone and...
May 2, 2013 - 4:32pm
May 1, 2013
Bemidji lawyer disciplined for harboring fugitive
ST. PAUL — A Bemidji lawyer has been placed on two years of disciplinary probation after admitting to harboring a fugitive last year. Amber Julie Ahola waived her rights to a public hearing and admitted to lying to law enforcement when asked about the location of a wanted man,...
May 1, 2013 - 1:27pm
April 30, 2013
Bemidji man charged with kidnapping, assaulting woman
BEMIDJI — A Bemidji man was charged Tuesday for assaulting the mother of his child and forcing her into the trunk of his car over the weekend. Christopher Frank Michaud Sr., 23, was booked into jail at 3:11 a.m. Sunday. He remained in custody Tuesday on $30,000 bail, Beltrami...
April 30, 2013 - 5:26pm
Ponemah man pleads to involuntary manslaughter
ST. PAUL — A Red Lake man pleaded guilty in federal court Monday to one count of involuntary manslaughter for striking a pedestrian with his vehicle while intoxicated in August of last year. Gordon Dean Johnson, 46, of Ponemah, admitted in his plea agreement that Kaishauna Thunder...
April 30, 2013 - 3:29pm
Appeals court to hear Senser case
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The attorney for the wife of former Minnesota Viking Joe Senser is preparing to argue that her criminal vehicular homicide conviction should be overturned. Amy Senser will remain behind bars at the Shakopee women's prison when her case is heard before...
April 30, 2013 - 8:45am
April 29, 2013
Grand Forks man arrested after standoff
A Grand Forks man is in custody after an hours-long standoff Sunday near the Grand Cities Mall. Steven R. Bonderud, 25, of Grand Forks, is charged with burglary, arson and felony criminal mischief in the standoff. There were no casualties during the incident. Bonderud was taken...
April 29, 2013 - 8:30am
April 26, 2013
Man set to get Habitat home receives 16 years for sex abuse
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- A Clay County District Court judge has sentenced a Moorhead man to 16 years and nine months in prison after he was convicted on three counts of repeatedly sexually assaulting an 8-year-old girl. Judge Galen Vaa also found that Wilfred Carl Hudson, 49, is subject...
April 26, 2013 - 8:36am
March 25, 2013
Blackduck man indicted for manslaughter
MINNEAPOLIS – A 27-year-old Blackduck man has been indicted in connection with the death of a Redby woman. Dustin Michael Johnson was indicted last week in federal court with two counts of involuntary manslaughter, according to a press release from the U.S. Department of Justice....
March 25, 2013 - 3:27pm
February 15, 2013
Suspect in burglary arraigned
BEMIDJI – A man police say took part in a burglary that netted over a dozen firearms was arrested after allegedly committing another burglary on Thursday. Dustin Reginald Barrett, 20, of Redby was arrested just before midnight outside a home northeast of Puposky Lake. Also taken...
February 15, 2013 - 11:43pm