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Police discover body in south Fargo strip mall – death called suspicious
Dayton: Marijuana available for medical uses, but illegal
Vocalmotive completes season with second place at Totino-Grace
Panel OKs higher pay for home care, nursing home workers
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers open WCHA playoffs at top-seeded Ferris State
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Lutes named all-Central region
Boys basketball: Red Lake falls to Maranatha in state Class A quarterfinals
PREP BASKETBALL: Pressure defense has powered Red Lake’s late-season win streak; return to state
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Arts Briefs for March 9, 2014
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It’s music for Mike: Longtime Bemidji resident, teacher, performer, now brings his talents to promoting, producing shows
Arts of the Anishinaabe: Exhibit opens at Watermark Art Center
Perfect day for fishing
DNR, MDHA host deer listening session at Bemidji High School
Paul Nelson: Spring meltdown has begun on Bemidji area lakes
Decision on sulfate wild rice limit, and where it will be enforced, could be year away
Blane Klemek: Watch out for those Northern flying squirrels
Letter: Could we have recycling pickups in rural areas?
Nat Hentoff: An Obama tax that can silently take your life away
Jim Hightower: The corporate land of Oz
Byron York: Christie avoids hard truths in speech to conservatives
Jason Stanford: GOP goes nuclear
Wally Peck/Master Gardener: Wood ashes for the garden
Missy Thomas: Caregiving: When to call for help
Arland O. Fiske: The historic Tingvoll church in western Norway
Art Lee: Snowbirds talk snow to southern disbelievers
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October 29, 2012
College student struck and killed in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The victim struck and killed by a hit-and-run driver in Minneapolis has been identified as a young college student. Family members and friends at Augsburg College are mourning the loss of 20-year-old Austin Conley. He was a freshman who lived on campus and was...
news / region
October 29, 2012 - 9:56am
October 25, 2012
Red Lake man pleads guilty to 2011 assault against woman
MINNEAPOLIS – A 25-year-old Red Lake man pleaded guilty Thursday to assaulting a woman and causing serious injuries. Michael James Jourdain pleaded guilty during a hearing in U.S. District Court in Minneapolis. In a plea agreement, Jourdain admitted he assaulted a woman Sept. 18,...
news / local
October 25, 2012 - 3:45pm
Walker man, suspected in death, shot by police in St. Cloud
ST. CLOUD - A Walker man suspected in the death of a Rockville man was critically wounded by police gunfire following a standoff Sunday night in Stearns County. Marcus M. Barshaw, 28, is in Hennepin County Medical Center, where his condition was not released. The officer that shot...
news / region
October 25, 2012 - 3:25pm
October 24, 2012
Reward upped for finding Karlstad wildfire arsonist
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Agencies are increasing the reward for finding the arsonist who started the northwestern Minnesota wildfire that destroyed several homes in Karlstad. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said Wednesday the reward has been increased to $8,500. Fire...
October 24, 2012 - 2:41pm
ND, MN, fed authorities bust drug-trafficking ring
FARGO, N.D. — Several people have been charged in federal court in Fargo in what authorities say is a drug-trafficking ring that involved members of violent street gangs in the Minneapolis area. The Forum newspaper reports that federal warrants were issued this month for eight people...
October 24, 2012 - 10:59am
October 23, 2012
Nearly 5-year sentence in deaths of 2 in crash
ELK RIVER, Minn. (AP) — A man who pleaded guilty in a crash that killed two people on a motorcycle has been sentenced in Sherburne County to nearly five years in prison. Twenty-year-old Cody Moen, of Monticello, admitted that he was trying to race a car that had passed him on County...
October 23, 2012 - 10:27am
Man arrested after shooting himself
HIBBING, Minn. -- A Hibbing man who shot himself in the hand Sunday was arrested Monday for expected charges of being a felon in possession of a firearm. According to the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a 911 call of a shooting in the 4400 block of Tweten...
October 23, 2012 - 7:25am
October 22, 2012
Site of fatal Mpls shooting back in business
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Family members say a Minneapolis sign factory where a gunman fatally shot six people last month is trying to move on. Shereen Rahamim (RAH'-huh-meem), wife of company owner Reuven Rahamim, spoke publicly Monday for the first time since the shooting at Accent Signage...
October 22, 2012 - 4:32pm
Report: Wife of shooter at Wis. spa is 1 of 3 dead
BROOKFIELD, Wis. (AP) — A medical examiner says the wife of the suspected gunman was among three women killed in a shooting rampage at a suburban Milwaukee spa. The Waukesha County medical examiner's office said Monday that 42-year-old Zina Haughton, of Brown Deer, was killed Sunday...
October 22, 2012 - 12:47pm
Death of man during arrest investigated
ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — State investigators are looking into the death of a suspect who struggled with Rochester police officers. Authorities identified the man as 39-year-old Mark Adam Prom. Rochester officers attempted to arrest him on a felony warrant Friday. Officials say he...
October 22, 2012 - 9:19am
October 20, 2012
24-year-old gets 10-year term in stabbing
LITCHFIELD, Minn. – Nels Clarence Bonde, 24, of Dassel, was sentenced Thursday to 10 years and 10 months in prison on a first-degree assault charge for stabbing a woman during a May 4 incident at a rural Litchfield residence. As part of a plea agreement in Meeker County District...
October 20, 2012 - 2:55pm
Minn. man fit to stand trial in fatal stabbing
MONTEVIDEO, Minn. – A murder case against a 25-year-old Montevideo man accused in a fatal stabbing is moving forward. Judge Dwayne Knutsen last week confirmed an earlier order finding Darek Jon Nelson mentally competent to stand trial in the Jan. 13 slaying of his co-worker, Vinessa...
October 20, 2012 - 2:51pm
Central Minn. shooting leaves 1 hurt, gunman dead
BERTHA, Minn. (AP) — Authorities in central Minnesota say a man apparently shot and wounded his significant other before fatally shooting himself. Todd County authorities responded Friday evening to reports of shots fired in Bertha. A sheriff's report says one person was injured...
October 20, 2012 - 2:47pm
October 19, 2012
A&E shooting footage on 1997 murder in Clay County
MOORHEAD, Minn. – A production company is in Moorhead to shoot footage for a show that will focus on a local murder case in which a husband and wife were convicted of killing their baby sitter. Clay County Sheriff Bill Bergquist said crews from the A&E cable TV channel will...
October 19, 2012 - 8:22am
Two teens arrested for Duluth cab driver robbery
DULUTH, Minn. – Police have arrested two suspects in connection with a weekend robbery of a cab driver. Duluth police investigators located and arrested a male suspect 17 years old in the 4400 block of West Fourth Street at 8:39 a.m. Wednesday. He is being held at the Arrowhead...
October 19, 2012 - 8:21am