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Benson man charged with faking cancer treatments, swindling $60K
Upset at Trump, Mexico voices 'worry and irritation' to U.S. envoys
Moorhead settles police brutality claim for $12,000, admits no liability
Two found dead in house fire in northwest Minnesota
Lawyer, suspected of DUI and using phone while driving, arrested after SUV kills runner in St. Paul
Minnesota Twins relief pitcher admits to vomiting nearly every time before taking the mound
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers drop playoff opener, 85-61
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Vikings fend off Bemidji State
American Legion Post 14 hosts bonspiel
Timberwolves' Thibodeau hasn't found trade he likes 'at this point'
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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: Tips for catching eelpout
Forest Service to host land meeting
Fish, game and trapping licenses expire Tuesday
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
DNR urges caution on rapidly deteriorating ice
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UPDATED: Bemidji police investigating shots fired at Enbridge building, no one hurt
March 16, 2016
VIDEO: A 'terrible epidemic': Heroin overdoses on the rise across the region
BEMIDJI—Bemidji is at the epicenter of a deadly heroin wave responsible for seven deaths and more than a dozen non-fatal overdoses in north...
March 16, 2016 - 6:50pm
March 14, 2016
'Extremely dangerous' tainted drugs on Fargo streets believed connected to overdose deaths
FARGO, N.D. --Three overdose deaths in one week, possibly related to dangerous fentanyl-laced heroin, have prompted a coordinated area law enforcement...
March 14, 2016 - 9:20am
March 1, 2016
6 arrested after heroin, meth seized from Cass Lake home
CASS LAKE—Six people were arrested Friday after a search warrant was executed in Cass Lake and turned up heroin, methamphetamine, prescription pills, marijuana and handguns. A total of 82 grams of heroin, 19 grams of methamphetamine, 99 illegal prescription pills, a small amount...
March 1, 2016 - 5:27pm
February 29, 2016
UPDATED: Beltrami County heroin overdose victim identified; three others remain hospitalized
BEMIDJI—The person who died Saturday in Bemidji from an apparent heroin overdose has been identified as Adrian Richard Dunn, 39. Beltrami County sheriff's deputies arrived at an apartment at 616 Patriot Drive NW shortly after 5:30 Saturday morning. Dunn wasn't breathing when...
February 29, 2016 - 4:43pm
December 21, 2015
2 Polk County women sentenced for role in drug death
CROOKSTON, Minn. -- Two East Grand Forks, Minn., women were sentenced Monday in Polk County District Court for providing a fentanyl patch that caused the overdose death of a woman in 2014. Shilo Chasity Delorme, 33, received more than 11 years in prison while Haley Lynne-Marie Suedel,...
December 21, 2015 - 9:50pm
December 11, 2015
UPDATED: Seven arrested in large-scale drug trafficking bust in Polk County
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. -- Seven people have been charged on felony drug and other charges in connection to a large-scale drug trafficking operation in East Grand Forks. Officers with the Pine to Prairie Drug Task Force Violent Crime Enforcement Team seized nearly two ounces of crystal...
December 11, 2015 - 9:06pm
October 7, 2015
Duluth couple held on meth charges accused of gun thefts
DULUTH, Minn. -- A drug trafficking investigation in Superior led to the identification of a Duluth couple as the culprits in a string of northeast Minnesota storage-unit burglaries and the discovery of more than a dozen firearms, authorities said. The loot, discovered in the...
October 7, 2015 - 9:52am
September 25, 2015
Cass Lake woman pleads guilty to meth charge
CASS LAKE -- A Cass Lake woman charged with felony drug possession has pleaded guilty in Cass County District Court. Ida Beaulieu, 29, was charged with one count of third-degree drug possession and one count of fifth-degree drug possession after law enforcement served a search warrant...
September 25, 2015 - 7:40pm
September 24, 2015
National prescription drug take-back day Saturday
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji Police Department and Beltrami County Sheriff's Office will be participating in the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's 10th National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Saturday. People can anonymously dispose of unwanted, unneeded or expired prescription...
September 24, 2015 - 6:39pm
August 31, 2015
Walker man sentenced for meth charge, charges against woman dismissed
WALKER-- A Walker man arrested for felony drug sale after Leech Lake Tribal Police and the Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force executed a search warrant...
August 31, 2015 - 5:15pm
July 29, 2015
Cass Lake man pleads guilty to felony drug charge
CASS LAKE—A Cass Lake man pleaded guilty Thursday in Cass County District Court to felony drug possession after he was arrested in April with two women. John Wilke, 64, is charged with two counts of felony third-degree drug possession in a public housing zone, and two counts...
July 29, 2015 - 9:56pm
July 15, 2015
Cass Lake woman arrested with narcotics gets two weeks in jail
CASS LAKE—A Cass Lake woman arrested for possession of narcotics in April received a two-week jail sentence Monday in Cass County District...
July 15, 2015 - 5:36pm
June 25, 2015
Walker man pleads guilty to drug sale
WALKER—A Walker man facing four felony level drug offenses and a firearm charge pleaded guilty to a drug sale charge in Cass County District Court. Joshua White, 21, was facing five, felony-level drug offenses including one count of first-degree drug sale, three counts of...
June 25, 2015 - 3:51pm
May 28, 2015
UPDATED: 41 indicted for multi-state drug trafficking ring linked to Minnesota reservations
MINNEAPOLIS -- U.S. District Attorney Andrew Luger announced Thursday the indictment of 41 members of a multi-state drug trafficking ring...
May 28, 2015 - 7:03pm
May 21, 2015
Drug sale charges dismissed against area men
BEMIDJI—Charges against three men charged with felony fifth-degree drug sale have been dismissed in Beltrami County District Court. Kyle Bruers, 19, of Bagley, and Austin Tischman, 19, of Wilton, were arrested along with Cody Graser, 19, of Wilton, in December after law enforcement...
May 21, 2015 - 9:18pm