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Debate over Line 3: Economic and environmental concerns discussed at state hearing
11 classes at Bemidji Area Schools exceed recommended size
Beltrami County Commissioners review Eelpout Fest application
'We have a right as humans to be free': Civil rights icon John Lewis shares his story of struggle with F-M students
Minnesota Governor's Residence to be lit blue for Somali victims
UMD hockey notebook: Deery bounces back in goal
CROSS COUNTRY: Hamrin makes herself at home as girls take 3rd, boys 2nd at Bemidji Invite
FOOTBALL: Jacks to host St. Cloud Tech in regular season finale
WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Langei named WCHA Rookie of the Week
SOCCER: Jacks advance after ‘emotional roller coaster’ win
Isabel (Perkins) Knudson
Pearl Dorothy Ledin
Gilbert D. Bahr
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
Rise and shine
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Time for a little night fishing
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Otto praised for clean energy plan
March 15, 2016
Bemidji man among three charged for allegedly bringing heroin to Itasca County
ITASCA COUNTY—A Bemidji man and two others face felony charges in Itasca County after authorities arrested them for alleged involvement in transporting heroin from Detroit to northern Minnesota.
March 15, 2016 - 6:49pm
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
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
One dead, three hospitalized after heroin overdoses in Beltrami County
BEMIDJI -- One person died and three others have been hospitalized after overdosing on heroin in Beltrami County on Saturday. The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office and Bemidji Police Department each responded to two separate emergency calls on Saturday related to heroin overdoses,...
February 29, 2016 - 9:32am
December 14, 2015
Chicago man arrested with 44 grams of heroin in Red Lake
RED LAKE—A Chicago man arrested Thursday with 44 grams of heroin and a Glock pistol told law enforcement he sells the drug only on the...
December 14, 2015 - 7:02pm
November 16, 2015
Three from area arrested outside Chicago with $80,000 in heroin, several handguns
CHICAGO—A woman and two men from the Red Lake Indian Reservation were arrested last week just outside Chicago with $80,000 worth of heroin...
November 16, 2015 - 9:08pm
July 8, 2015
Two in custody after heroin bust in Bemidji
BEMIDJI—A Michigan man and a Bemidji woman were taken into custody Wednesday afternoon after the Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force and Headwaters...
July 8, 2015 - 7:37pm
February 5, 2015
Area man sentenced in Red Lake heroin arrest
RED LAKE -- A man arrested in Red Lake for heroin possession was sentenced to more than a year in prison Monday in Beltrami County District Court. Christopher...
February 5, 2015 - 7:35pm
January 28, 2015
Warrant issued for alleged heroin dealer
BEMIDJI -- A Beltrami County warrant has been issued for the arrest of a man who was originally arrested for heroin possession in Little Rock...
January 28, 2015 - 3:32pm
January 2, 2015
Guilty plea entered in Red Lake heroin arrest
RED LAKE -- A man arrested in Red Lake for heroin possession in October has entered a guilty plea in Beltrami County District Court. Christopher Erving Peoples, 33, was located in a basement of a Red Lake residence on Oct. 3, where officers found a digital scale, a micro bag of...
January 2, 2015 - 6:16pm
December 31, 2014
2 Arizona men arrested with heroin, meth after N.D. traffic stop
BISMARCK -- Two Arizona men were arrested Monday night after a traffic stop by a North Dakota Highway Patrol trooper within Bismarck’s city limits found the men to be in possession of a large amount of heroin, said the Patrol. The trooper pulled over a Chevrolet Malibu with...
December 31, 2014 - 6:10pm
October 16, 2014
Red Lake Police bust Illinois man with heroin on reservation
RED LAKE -- Red Lake Tribal Police arrested a man from Illinois on Tuesday for possession of heroin on the Red Lake Indian Reservation. David...
October 16, 2014 - 5:17pm
October 14, 2014
Warrant issued for man arrested in Red Lake
RED LAKE -- A warrant has been issued for a man arrested in Red Lake earlier this month for heroin possession. Christopher Erving Peoples,...
October 14, 2014 - 9:03pm
October 8, 2014
Heroin and meth seized in Red Lake drug bust
RED LAKE -- Two men were arrested Friday in Red Lake and are charged with possession of heroin and methamphetamine in Beltrami County. Christopher...
October 8, 2014 - 9:07pm
April 18, 2014
65 arrested in heroin bust, said to be largest in Minnesota history
By Tad Vezner St. Paul Pioneer Press State and federal law enforcement officials announced what they said was the largest heroin bust in Minnesota history, arresting dozens of distributors statewide Thursday.
April 18, 2014 - 10:20am