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Three juveniles identified in Blackduck trestle bridge burning
St. Louis County Sheriff’s office car stolen stolen from Duluth-area college campus
Bird flu prompts Jennie-O Turkey Store layoff
Two Minnesota companies set to start distributing medicine made from marijuana July 1
Black bear spotted in tree in downtown Duluth
TENNIS: Bemidji a perfect 12-0 in duals with triangular win
VOLLEYBALL: BSU released 2015 schedule
TRACK: Horob second in pole vault at Ron Masanz Invitational
SOFTBALL: Bemidji blanked by Brainerd 11-0
BASEBALL: Bemidji, Moorhead split doubleheader; Jacks snap losing streak
Cleo J. Souder Cottage
Louie M. Hendrickson
Franklyn "June" Charles Strong, Jr.
Patrick Guilfoile: Measles — more deadly than Ebola
MASTER GARDENERS: Growing vegetables in the flower garden
John Eggers column: Make your fishing opener memorable
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Flowers and herbs benefit the vegetable garden
John Eggers: What is right with the world?
Michael W. Smith tour comes to Sanford Center
PIONEER PREVIEWS: BSO concludes 76th season with some Mozart
The Table Tour: Steven Curtis Chapman brings Christian music acts to perform in Bemidji
Pioneer Previews: Brass on tap Monday at Bangsberg
Art briefs - Sunday April 26
Gone Fishin': Duane, John Peterson and their business are Hall of Fame worthy
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Although rare, observing black bears a fascinating sight
Photo of the Day: Immature eagle
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Water levels remain a concern as opener nears
Blane Klemek: The bluebird, few have received as much attention as they
Stratton birthday celebration
Ferden birthday celebration
Henry-Van Sickle engagement
Edie Ramstad: Investment in broadband will keep businesses in Minnesota
Georgie Anne Geyer: Both sides must work to end our season of killing
Rich Lowry: A Great Society failure
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Smart, not soft, on crime
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Wolf hunt not based on sound science
May 5, 2015
Search on for man who suspected of taking DNR pickup, trailer, 4-wheeler near Mentor
MENTOR, Minn. -- Officers in Polk County are searching for a suspect in the theft late last week of a pickup, flatbed trailer and Polaris Ranger reported stolen late last week from a Minnesota Department of Natural Resources office near Mentor, Minn. The Polk County Sheriff’s...
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19 hours 28 min ago
Fargo man accused of assaulting officer
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- A Fargo man is accused of assaulting a Detroit Lakes police officer Monday evening. Police Chief Tim Eggebraaten said officers were investigating a stalking case and had handcuffed a suspect. While officers were doing a pat-down, the suspect managed to...
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19 hours 30 min ago
Daily arrests for May 2-5
The following people were booked into the Beltrami County Jail Saturday. The charges listed here do not necessarily reflect the nature of the...
19 hours 39 min ago
May 3, 2015
Court Report: Sentencings for April 27
The following cases were heard April 27 by Beltrami District Judge Shari R. Schluchter: Jordan Todd Nordmarken Bellcourt, 22, of Onamia was convicted of two counts of felony second-degree burglary and sentenced for the first count to 23 months in the Minnesota Correctional...
May 3, 2015 - 12:59am
May 2, 2015
Daily arrests for May 1-2
The following people were booked into the Beltrami County Jail Friday. The charges listed here do not necessarily reflect the nature of the counts...
May 2, 2015 - 5:24pm
May 1, 2015
Daily arrests for April 28 to May 1
The following people were booked into the Beltrami County Jail Tuesday. The charges listed here do not necessarily reflect the nature of the...
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May 1, 2015 - 4:09pm
April 30, 2015
Twin Cities sports radio personality Jeff Dubay arrested for suspected meth possession
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn.—Twin Cities sports radio personality Jeff Dubay was arrested Wednesday for suspected methamphetamine possession after a traffic stop for speeding in Cottage Grove. Dubay, 47, was stopped by police around 5 p.m. after he was clocked at 50 mph in a 35-mph zone...
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April 30, 2015 - 2:51pm
April 29, 2015
Man sentenced for exploiting now-deceased uncle
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. -- A Nashwauk businessman will serve one year in jail and pay more than $870,000 in restitution for bilking his now-deceased uncle out of more than $1 million and using the money to gamble, buy a new car and pay off debts. Patrick Vincent Pecchia, 56, was sentenced...
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April 29, 2015 - 11:35am
April 28, 2015
Daily arrests for April 23-28
The following people were booked into the Beltrami County Jail Thursday. The charges listed here do not necessarily reflect the nature of the...
April 28, 2015 - 6:39pm
April 25, 2015
Three arrested after narcotics search warrant in Walker
BEMIDJI—Three people were arrested Wednesday after law enforcement executed a search warrant in Walker. The Leech Lake Tribal Police...
April 25, 2015 - 5:25pm
April 24, 2015
Chisholm man pleads guilty to stabbing dog
A Chisholm man admitted Thursday to stabbing his ex-girlfriend's dog to death. Sethe Henry Joseph Morey, 31, pleaded guilty in State District Court in Hibbing to a charge of torture or cruelty to a pet or companion animal. Judge David Ackerson ordered an investigation...
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April 24, 2015 - 11:24am
April 23, 2015
Drug charges against Wilton man dismissed
BEMIDJI—Charges against a man accused of selling marijuana were dismissed Wednesday in Beltrami County District Court. Cody Graser, 19, was facing felony fifth-degree drug sale charges after law enforcement responded to an armed home invasion call and discovered marijuana...
April 23, 2015 - 7:28pm
Wilton Liquor Store burglarized
WILTON—The Wilton Liquor Store reported a burglary to the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office Wednesday morning. Sheriff's deputies responded to a commercial burglary alarm at 7:58 a.m. on the 200 block of Spirit Avenue Northwest in Wilton, approximately 5 miles west of Bem...
April 23, 2015 - 5:04pm
Crime report for April 22
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls on Wednesday: Burglary 7:58 a.m. A burglary was reported on the 200 block of Spirit Ave. NW in Wilton. Incident is under investigation. Police Report The Bemidji Police Department...
April 23, 2015 - 2:32pm
Daily arrests for April 22-23
The following people were booked into the Beltrami County Jail Wednesday. The charges listed here do not necessarily reflect the nature of the...
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April 23, 2015 - 1:46pm