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VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Truth and Reconciliation: Water
Tigirlily to open for Justin Moore at Sanford Center
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PATT RALL COLUMN: Fall is in the area, and in the theaters
BSO opens new season, 'Legends & Lore'
Justin Moore comes to Bemidji on Oct. 1
Rock-solid restoration: New Knutson Dam near Pennington unveiled
DNR to sell 40 northern Minnesota land parcels
Lake Bemidji State Park youth, muzzleloader hunts
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Cooling water temperatures pool the fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
Johnson anniversary celebration
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September 21, 2016
Lake Park man ID’d in fatal crash
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—The Becker County Sheriff's Office has released the identity of a Lake Park man who died following a two-vehicle crash Tuesday morning, Sept. 20, in Becker County.James Nesius, 71, was the driver of a pickup that was traveling on Becker County Highway 2 about...
September 21, 2016 - 1:02pm
September 16, 2016
Waubun man dies after pickup crashes off bridge
LAKE PARK, MInn.—A Waubun man died after the pickup he was driving drove off a bridge in Lake Park and crashed Thursday night, Sept. 15.According to a report released by Becker County Sheriff Todd Glander: Edwin Stanhope, 48, was driving a pickup northbound on Second Street in Lake...
September 16, 2016 - 2:51pm
Body found in restaurant parking lot
OTTERTAIL, Minn. -- An unattended body was found overnight on Sept. 16 at the Hoot N Holler parking lot in Ottertail, Minn.Staff at the Hoot-N-Holler confirmed a deceased man was found in the parking lot of the restaurant. Further information about the incident is not yet available,...
September 16, 2016 - 2:48pm
July 25, 2016
UPDATED: 2 dead, 4 injured in Thief River Falls crash Saturday
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - Two people are dead and others injured after a two-vehicle crash that involved six people on Saturday, July 23, in Pennington County. Michael Buckley, 33, of Fargo, and Amber Danzeisen, 25, of West Fargo, were killed when the 2000 Toyota Camry Buckley was...
July 25, 2016 - 9:23am
July 4, 2016
Milaca couple killed in motorcycle crash
NORTH BRANCH, Minn -- A husband and wife from Milaca were both killed in a crash on Highway 95 in Chisago County when the motorcycle they were riding crossed the centerline. Both Collin Orth, 35, and Sara Orth, 34, died in the crash aftermath, the Minnesota State Patrol reported....
July 4, 2016 - 12:42pm
June 30, 2016
UPDATE: Charges: Itasca County homicide victim was beheaded, stabbed
HIBBING, Minn. -- A sexual assault allegation led to the beheading of a 20-year-old Hibbing man last week in rural Itasca County, according to...
June 30, 2016 - 9:20am
June 29, 2016
Details emerge from scene of mobile home fire
BEMIDJI—A person found dead at the scene of a fire—where police say a 5-year-old girl was also kidnapped—was discovered positioned...
June 29, 2016 - 5:18pm
June 28, 2016
Man found drowned in Itasca County lake
ITASCA COUNTY—A Brooklyn Park, Minn., man was found drowned in an Itasca County lake Tuesday morning. Michael Angelo Olynick, 58, was discovered in Cutfoot Sioux Lake just north of Battle Point at about 9:20 a.m., after the Itasca County Sheriff's Office received a report of...
June 28, 2016 - 4:11pm
June 18, 2016
Victim of lawn mower rollover identified
ATWATER, Minn. -- A 79-year-old Atwater man died just before noon Thursday after his riding lawn mower tipped over in a ditch, pinning him underneath it. Law enforcement identified him as George Frederick Klose Jr., and said he lived near the accident scene just west of Atwater in...
June 18, 2016 - 3:40pm
June 14, 2016
St. Cloud State president killed in car accident
ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- The president of St. Cloud State University was killed in rollover accident late Monday afternoon. Earl H. Potter III, 69, died while traveling to the Twin Cities for a meeting with the Foundation Board Chair, according to a statement on the university’s website....
June 14, 2016 - 10:07am
Body of Wayzata teen recovered from Minnesota river
SCHROEDER, Minn. -- Search parties on Monday recovered the body of an 18-year-old man who drowned over the weekend at Temperance River State Park, the Cook County Sheriff’s Office reported. The body of Alec Paul Bertil Lawrenz of Wayzata was recovered from the Temperance River early...
June 14, 2016 - 9:11am
June 13, 2016
Man falls overboard on lake near Alexandria, drowns in 6 feet of water
MILTONA, Minn. -- One of the first drownings of the summer season in Minnesota’s lake country was reported Saturday when a man went overboard on Lake Miltona near Alexandria and drowned. The Douglas County Sheriff’s office said that about 4:30 p.m. the 911 call came in that the...
June 13, 2016 - 9:51am
June 11, 2016
Tree company crew member dies when he falls out of tree in Nisswa
NISSWA, Minn.—A 52-year-old Little Falls man died Thursday following a report of a man who fell out of a tree on the 6000 block of East Pinewood Point in Nisswa. The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office, along with Nisswa Police Department, responded to the call at 4:20 p.m. It was...
June 11, 2016 - 6:58pm
State patrol seeks help finding witness to hit-and-run that killed girl in Aitkin
AITKIN -- The Minnesota State Patrol is asking for the public's help locating a possible witness to a hit-and-run crash Friday night that killed an 11-year-old girl in Aitkin County. The girl was hit just before 8 p.m. while walking on Highway 18 near Mille Lacs Lake. Investigators...
June 11, 2016 - 5:55pm
June 9, 2016
Man found dead in Little Pine Lake
CROSSLAKE—A man is dead Wednesday after emergency responders found him in the waters of Little Pine Lake. According to the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office, a 911 call came in at 5:15 p.m. reporting the man was in the water. Responders found the man in the water at the end of a...
June 9, 2016 - 9:17am