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Minnesota State Fair celebrates Yellow Ribbon program for veterans
Dayton wants Minnesotans to take clean water pledge
Does Dayton talk to farmers enough?
Minnesota man gets 18 months for unlicensed gun sales
Helicopter clips power line, sparks grass fire
BSU FOOTBALL: Head coach Tesch on 'leave of absence'
BOYS SOCCER: Lumberjacks explode in 12-1 win over Detroit Lakes
GOLF: Mackedanz wins Minnesota PGA Championship
SWIMMING AND DIVING: BHS falls to Brainerd
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji loses comeback bid against St. Cloud Tech
Paul Jerome Gravel
Aaro August Tanney
John Patrick "Pat" Sargent
Patricia Jane Blue
Cyndi Fenske: Goings on at the library in September
John Eggers: Find first day teacher success
MASTER GARDENERS: Slipping is not just for winter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The infinite nature of truth and reconciliation
John Eggers: Delight in the dog days of August
Patt Rall: Much music in Bemidj this week
ART BRIEFS - SUNDAY AUG. 28
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Punk’s Dead: SLC Punk 2’
Inspired and inspiring: Big Daddy Weave takes the stage tonight at Sanford Center
Art briefs: Sunday Aug. 21
MASTER GARDENERS: What is your lawn plethora at summer's end?
FISH TALES: Jude Hicks on Lake Marquette
Blane Klemek: Observations on the American crow
FISH TALES: Gunner Ganske on Swenson Lake
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Caution needed to prevent spread of invasive species
Lorraine Peck birthday
Edwina Batchelder birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Community Band season was best ever
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Time to think about school food as new school year nears
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Many stepped forward to clean up cemetery
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why do women wear high-heel shoes?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reporters struggle to deal with Trump
August 18, 2016
Itasca County man sentenced to 15 years in death of infant son
GRAND RAPIDS -- An Itasca County man who pled guilty to a manslaughter charge last month was sentenced to 15 years in prison. Emery James Jenkins, 39, of rural Deer River, received the maximum sentence for first-degree manslaughter Wednesday after entering an Alford plea in July to...
August 18, 2016 - 9:22am
August 17, 2016
Alleged ‘substantial supplier’ of heroin to Twin Ports arrested, charged
A man described by authorities as a “substantial supplier of heroin to the Twin Ports area” faces up to 30 years in prison after being arrested...
August 17, 2016 - 10:00pm
Woman facing charges for being high on drugs, crashing into and kiling Litchfield, Minn., woman
LITCHFIELD, Minn. -- Authorities now say a woman was high on illegal drugs April 15 when she crashed into another vehicle, igniting it and killing...
August 17, 2016 - 8:40pm
Crime report for Aug. 16
Sheriff’s Report The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Tuesday: Assault4:04 p.m. Officers received a report...
August 17, 2016 - 6:00pm
Woman facing charges after fatal crash in Darwin
LITCHFIELD—Authorities now say a woman was high on illegal drugs April 15 when she crashed into another vehicle, igniting it and killing a...
August 17, 2016 - 9:58am
August 16, 2016
Nearly two weeks of new hearings planned in Rodriguez death penalty appeal
FARGO – Nearly two weeks have been set aside next spring and summer for court hearings in Alfonso Rodriguez Jr.’s appeal of his death sentence. Four days starting March 28 are allotted for an evidentiary hearing on forensic issues in the murder case. An evidentiary hearing on...
August 16, 2016 - 11:00pm
Crime report for Aug. 15
Sheriff’s Report The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Monday: Accident4:53 p.m. Officers responded to an...
August 16, 2016 - 7:40pm
Teen receives 12-year prison sentence in Superior killing
Teah Joan Phillips took the witness stand to testify in the trials of three co-defendants charged in connection with a 2014 shooting death in...
August 16, 2016 - 9:16am
August 15, 2016
Crime report for Aug. 12-14
Sheriff’s Report The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Friday-Sunday: Assist9:36 p.m. Sunday. Officers assisted...
August 15, 2016 - 10:00pm
August 12, 2016
Hoping to move on: Would-be Minnesota school bomber seeking education, work after serving sentence
WASECA, Minn. -- John LaDue’s hope for “greatness” has radically changed. More than two years since law enforcement discovered LaDue’s...
August 12, 2016 - 1:01am
August 11, 2016
Accused of shooting helicopter on drug reconnaissance mission, Clearbrook man faces federal complaint
MINNEAPOLIS — Federal prosecutors have filed a complaint alleging three crimes by a northwest Minnesota man accused of shooting a U.S. Customs and Border Protection helicopter flying a drug reconnaissance mission. The complaint filed against Carstie Lee Clausen of Clearbrook, Minn.,...
August 11, 2016 - 10:00pm
Crime report for Aug. 10
Sheriff’s ReportThe Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Wednesday: Burglary1:33 p.m. Officers received a report...
August 11, 2016 - 9:40pm
August 10, 2016
Man takes to Facebook to nab con man who allegedly stole car, jewelry
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Social media is able to connect us with people all around the world. From engagement announcements to pictures of your brightly...
August 10, 2016 - 9:30pm
Federal charges mulled for suspect in helicopter shooting
BAGLEY, Minn. — Federal prosecutors are considering charges against a man accused of shooting at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection helicopter, an incident leaving a sheriff's deputy with shrapnel injuries to his arm, ribs and eyes. The U.S. Attorney's Office is reviewing the...
August 10, 2016 - 9:26pm
Crime report for Aug. 9
Sheriff’s ReportThe Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Tuesday: Burglary11:58 a.m. Deputies responded to a...
August 10, 2016 - 8:39pm