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Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
Knights of Columbus host fish fry
Trump expected to revoke rules on transgender bathrooms, draft suggests
Decadent slow cooker desserts to delight your palette
BHS Marching Band fundraising concert postponed
Hockey Olympian sisters tap Fighting Sioux logo designer for new apparel line
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Beavers rallying for upset opportunity in playoff opener
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Jacks take down Grand Rapids
BOYS BASKETBALL: Bemidji, Beberg outrun Hunters
BOYS HOCKEY: Jacks stunned by Brainerd in overtime
Margaret Ann Crowe
Susan Rene LaFontaine Portz West
Benjamin L. Kimbro, Sr.
Margaret Ann Perkins
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: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
FISH TALES: Adrian Dunn
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Fishing continues to be spotty for most species
Outdoors notebook: Turn In Poachers to hold banquet in Bemidji
Gary and Patty Groslie
Letter to the Editor: BHS bands are class acts
Letter to the Editor: Let's learn from one another and respect differences
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
March 26, 2015
Brother of alleged synthetic drug dealer plans to open smoke shop in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- A family member of a man recently charged with selling illegal synthetic drugs, through a chain of Minnesota smoke shops, plans himself to open a smoke shop in Bemidji. Last month, the city of Bemidji issued a business license for Kareem Wazwaz to open a "Smokes 4 Less"...
March 26, 2015 - 11:43am
February 21, 2015
Celebrating sobriety: Rock Sober program reaches out to youth
BEMIDJI -- On a Monday afternoon in Bemidji, three high school girls wait for a man in a van to pick them up after school. Each has a different...
February 21, 2015 - 10:01pm
February 11, 2015
The 'Red Road' to Red Lake: Annual drug and gang summit draws large crowd
RED LAKE -- Community groups nationwide have been discussing the plague of drugs and gangs for decades. Wednesday, Red Lake kicked off its...
February 11, 2015 - 7:01pm
January 8, 2015
Two in custody after armed home invasion
BEMIDJI -- Two people are in custody after an armed home invasion in December. One man was allegedly shot at during the incident, but the bullet...
January 8, 2015 - 4:09pm
October 25, 2014
Final member of Bagley drug bust sentenced
BAGLEY -- The last of five people arrested in a methamphetamine and pharmaceutical drug bust in Bagley was sentenced Tuesday in Clearwater County...
October 25, 2014 - 11:27pm
October 24, 2014
Michigan man pleads guilty to drug charge after 11 pounds of pot found in vehicle
BEMIDJI -- A Michigan man arrested with 11 pounds of marijuana in Bemidji plead guilty Tuesday in Beltrami County District Court. Richard Jay Barbour, 62, of Spring Lake, Mich., is charged with felony fifth-degree possession of a controlled substance. Barbour was arrested Aug....
October 24, 2014 - 7:08pm
Bemidji man caught with marijuana and mushrooms pleads not guilty
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man pleaded not guilty last week in Beltrami County District Court to felony drug charges. A search warrant executed on his residence in October revealed marijuana plants and mushrooms. Andrew Joseph Haman, 27, is charged with felony fifth-degree possession...
October 24, 2014 - 6:43pm
October 18, 2014
Bagley man pleads guilty to drug sale
BAGLEY -- The last of five people arrested in a methamphetamine and pharmaceutical drug bust in Bagley has pleaded guilty to felony drug sale charges. The arrests began in January and ended in April. Thomas Eugene Shook Sr., 44, of Bagley amended his not guilty plea entered in...
October 18, 2014 - 11:23pm
October 8, 2014
Red Lake woman arrested for meth possession
BEMIDJI -- A Red Lake woman was apprehended Saturday by Bemidji Police in Bemidji with more than 40 grams of methamphetamine. Stormie Jasmine...
October 8, 2014 - 8:59pm
Marijuana and mushroom bust in Bemidji; man attempts to flee deputies
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man was taken into custody Friday afternoon after he attempted to avoid arrest by fleeing out the backdoor of his Grant...
October 8, 2014 - 8:57pm
October 6, 2014
Bounty hunter nabs Minneapolis woman charged in Beltrami County
BEMIDJI -- A Minneapolis woman who attempted to outrun the law appeared Monday in Beltrami County District Court. Delisha Rae Rodriguez, 25, was arrested south of Bemidji in May when she and two men attempted to transport 43 grams of methamphetamine from Minneapolis to the Red...
October 6, 2014 - 8:41pm
September 23, 2014
Redby man released after charged with escape from custody
BEMIDJI -- A Redby man, who escaped law enforcement custody while working a sentence to serve shift in June, was convicted Monday in Beltrami...
September 23, 2014 - 7:10pm
July 18, 2014
Investigation into drug sales nets 21 arrests in west-central Minnesota
WILLMAR, Minn. -- An investigation by a regional drug task force led to 21 arrests Wednesday in west-central Minnesota on felony charges of selling controlled substances. The the CEE-VI Drug and Gang Task Force said in a statement Thursday that it expects several more arrests...
July 18, 2014 - 10:18am
July 17, 2014
Bemidji meth supplier faces 8 years in prison
BEMIDJI -- The fate of a Bemidji man found to be in possession of methamphetamine, a large amount of marijuana and firearms will be determined by the Beltrami County Court rather than by jury trial. Barry Jacobson, 46, is charged with one count of felony first-degree drug sale and...
July 17, 2014 - 8:05pm
July 3, 2014
Third person in Bagley bust sentenced
BAGLEY -- The third of five people arrested for selling methamphetamine and pharmaceutical drugs in Clearwater County was sentenced Wednesday. Eric Dacus, 39, of Bagley was convicted of one count of felony second-degree controlled substance sale. Dacus was sentenced to 58 months...
July 3, 2014 - 4:23pm