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Devils Lake angler catches potential world record white bass
Sanford Bemidji reports four 'adverse health events' for year
Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
Trump's defense chief says in Iraq: We're not here for your oil
Jewish Center in Twin Cities receives bomb threat, part of at least 10 nationwide
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Beaver men draw defending national champs Augustana in first round
Bemidji Bantam B team takes second at districts
TENNIS: BSU goes 2-0 vs. SCSU, UMD
CURLING: U.S. men now 3-2 at 2017 World Junior Championships
National cycling organization opens investigation into sex abuse claims by longtime national champ from Minnesota
Anita "Neen" R. Lilliquist
Darwin Duane Maxwell
Angela Jean Gross
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A story of guns and Carroll Shiff
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Minnesota's majestic trumpeter swans
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Paying homage to great Indigenous civil rights leaders, activists and scholars
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why Black History Month?
PRIME TIME: Why keep an old high school letter jacket?
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
PATT RALL COLUMN: Are the stars out tonight?
BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
Recital featuring BSU's Carlson set for Feb. 24
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: "La La Land" likely to sweep tech, musical categories on Oscar night
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
FISH TALES: Adrian Dunn
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Fishing continues to be spotty for most species
Outdoors notebook: Turn In Poachers to hold banquet in Bemidji
Gary and Patty Groslie
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
December 4, 2013
Woman charged after allegedly hiding broken drug pipe in vagina
FARGO – A Horace, N.D., woman is charged with felony drug possession after an officer responding to a car crash discovered the woman bleeding...
December 4, 2013 - 8:48am
Grand Forks-area couple charged after children found in unsanitary home
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- An Emerado couple have been charged with child neglect or abuse after sheriff’s officials say they found unsanitary and hazardous living conditions inside their home. Richard Elskoe, 48, and Kimberly Elskoe, 39, pleaded not guilty this week in state...
December 4, 2013 - 8:37am
Prosecutor charges man in Belcourt, N.D., death
BELCOURT, N.D. -- A Belcourt man has been charged in tribal court in connection with the Nov. 27 death of Joel Sherman, 29, at the Turtle Mountain Indian Reservation. William Marcellais, the tribe’s chief prosecutor, said Justin Keplin, 31, was arraigned Monday on a count...
December 4, 2013 - 8:35am
December 3, 2013
Ad on Backpage.com leads to heroin bust in Fargo
FARGO — An Oklahoma man is charged with peddling heroin here after contacting an informant on Backpage.com and allegedly offering him samples of the drug to give to potential drug dealers. Deyonn Andrea Bowler, 35, of Taft, Okla., was charged Friday in Cass County District Court...
December 3, 2013 - 7:52pm
December 2, 2013
Man in custody in suspicious Belcourt, N.D., death
BELCOURT, N.D. -- A man is in custody in Belcourt in connection with a suspicious death there last week and has been charged in tribal court, according to federal officials. Belcourt is on the Turtle Mountain Indian Reservation, where the federal court system has jurisdiction...
December 2, 2013 - 8:11pm
Trucker accused of kidnapping, abusing female relative in semi for six months; arrested in Moorhead
By Archie Ingersoll Forum News Service MOORHEAD, Minn. – For six months, a trucker from Utah allegedly held a 19-year-old woman captive and sexually abused her while making deliveries around the country. It was ultimately a trip through Clay County in western...
December 2, 2013 - 8:06pm
November 28, 2013
U of M student says men tried to abduct her
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A University of Minnesota student says two men tried to abduct her when she was walking alone near campus. The woman told police she was on University Avenue near TCF Bank Stadium early Wednesday when two men pulled up in a dark blue sedan. The passenger...
November 28, 2013 - 3:52pm
Sheriff's office launches Facebook page
BEMIDJI -- The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office has created a Facebook page to share information about the department, officials said Thursday in a press release. The Facebook page, www.facebook.com/BeltramiCountySheriff went live on Wednesday. The page will be available "to connect...
November 28, 2013 - 3:24pm
November 27, 2013
Two sought in shooting at Turtle Mountain Indian Reservation
BELCOURT, N.D. - Law enforcement are seeking two suspects in a shooting at a home early Wednesday. Belcourt is on the Turtle Mountain Indian Reservation northwest of Devils Lake, near the Canadian border. Turtle Mountain Tribal Emergency Manager Anita Blue, who also serves...
November 27, 2013 - 10:17am
November 26, 2013
Online sex trafficking sting nets 11 arrests in western North Dakota
DICKINSON, N.D. -- Federal and state law enforcement officers arrested 11 men over the weekend in Dickinson as part of an investigation where officers posed as online sex traffickers offering underage girls for sex. The men were arrested in separate incidents, and are charged...
November 26, 2013 - 11:57am
Breakup preceded fatal stabbings in Fargo
By Emily Welker Forum News Service FARGO – David George Stevens called 911 early Saturday morning, telling dispatchers...
November 26, 2013 - 8:55am
November 25, 2013
11/23-11/24 Crime report
The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Sunday: WARRANTS 7:36 p.m.: A 21-year-old man was arrested on an outstanding warrant in the 1000 block of Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest following a traffic stop. BURGLARY 11:41 a.m.: A residential burglary...
November 25, 2013 - 10:52pm
November 23, 2013
Joyrider in the sky: Self-taught teen pilot accused of flying stolen plane on trips around region
Stephen J. Lee Forum News Service ROSEAU — In a case that has some expressing grudging admiration for the moxie of an admitted thief, an 18-year-old man is in jail in Roseau, charged with stealing an airplane for regular joy rides around the region, apparently learning to fly...
November 23, 2013 - 2:58am
November 21, 2013
Thief River Falls man convicted of threatening, extorting brothers
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - A Pennington County jury took less than 90 minutes Wednesday to find Gerald Sunsdahl guilty on three felony counts, including terrorizing brothers Dean Hanson and Dale Hanson in an attempt to coerce them into giving him money. State District Judge Jeffery...
November 21, 2013 - 9:58am
November 20, 2013
Grove City man accused of assault, ramming vehicle
GROVE CITY — A Grove City man faces assault and property damage charges for allegedly assaulting a man Tuesday along U.S. Highway 12 near Grove City. According to the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office, William Richard Dugan, 57, parked his vehicle across the driving lanes of the...
November 20, 2013 - 7:14pm