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Klobuchar, Peterson go to bat for rural broadband
Nolan hears about Iron Range infrastructure challenges
Today, Keith Ellison may become DNC leader
World's oldest hockey player goes commercial
Busy time for the BFD: Bemidji Fire Department sees hectic but productive 2016
BOYS BASKETBALL: Bemidji survives in Cloquet, 56-54
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Red Lake gets No. 1 seed in Section 8A playoffs
BHS swimmers advance at section meet
WRESTLING: Four Jacks move on to section finals
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers fall 3-1 in playoff opener
Carol Ann Tolbert Taylor
Benjamin L. Kimbro, Sr.
LeRoy B. Merschman
Roger Thomas Aitken
Margaret Ann Crowe
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
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Letter to the Editor: Bliss thanks constituents for attending gathering
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The world is changing, so must we
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: BHS bands do Bemidji proud
February 23, 2017
Bemidji police looking for missing 13-year-old
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Police Department is asking for assistance in locating a 13-year-old boy from International Falls last seen Wednesday...
February 23, 2017 - 4:48pm
December 15, 2016
Meetings on Grand Mound reopening continue
INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn.—A group planning to reopen Grand Mound, a Native American burial mound located west of International Falls,...
December 15, 2016 - 9:39pm
Break-in suspect dead after fire in convenience store in International Falls
INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. -- A break-in suspect is dead after a fire that burned a convenience store near International Falls late Wednesday. “We recovered a body from the building and that’s our suspect,” said Koochiching County Sheriff Perryn Hedlund. A break-in involving...
January 15, 2016 - 2:00pm
December 17, 2015
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Bemidji rallies to top International Falls
INTERNATIONAL FALLS — The Bemidji High School girls basketball team walked away with a 67-62 road win at International Falls Thursday night....
December 17, 2015 - 10:51pm
December 9, 2015
Democrat wins state House seat in District 3A special election
INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. -- International Falls Democrat Rob Ecklund easily won a special election Tuesday to replace the late DFL Rep. David Dill in the Minnesota House. Ecklund, a Koochiching County commissioner and paper mill worker, bested Republican Roger Skraba and independent...
December 9, 2015 - 4:08pm
June 15, 2015
Veteran learns to open up about WWII combat
INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. -- Frank Soboleski's wife, Renee, never knew the extent of Frank's combat experiences during World War II. "He...
June 15, 2015 - 10:33am
May 28, 2015
Trestle burns, collapses on busy rail line near International Falls
Canadian National Railway trestle near International Falls caught fire early Wednesday, charring several railroad cars that were caught on the...
May 28, 2015 - 9:25am
September 17, 2013
Layoffs loom in Minnesota despite Boise acquisition
INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Dozens of layoffs are still expected at the Boise Inc. plant in International Falls, despite news the company is being acquired by Packaging Corp. of America. International Falls plant spokeswoman Lori Lyman tells WDIO-TV the acquisition...
September 17, 2013 - 9:09am
July 15, 2013
Authorities search for missing swimmer in Rainy River
INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. -- Officials from the Koochiching County Sheriff's Office are assisting in the search for a 27-year-old man who disappeared Sunday evening while swimming from the Canadian side of the Rainy River. The Ontario Provincial Police reported that two people...
July 15, 2013 - 8:13pm
February 4, 2013
Judge orders 15 years prison in totem pole death
INTERNATIONAL FALLS – The man who pleaded guilty to unintentional second-degree murder for killing his wife with a 17-foot-long, 700-pound totem pole was sentenced Monday to 15 years – the maximum allowed under court guidelines. Carl Muggli, 51, of Ray, admitted in a plea hearing...
February 4, 2013 - 5:40pm
January 9, 2013
Minnesota man pleads guilty to murder in wife's totem pole death
A man accused of murdering his wife with a totem pole the two were carving pleaded guilty today to second-degree murder. Carl Chester Muggli, 51, of Ray, had been charged with premeditated first-degree murder and intentional second-degree murder in the Nov. 26, 2010, death of his...
January 9, 2013 - 12:21pm
September 14, 2012
Trial set for totem pole death in International Falls
INTERNATIONAL FALLS — A trial has been scheduled for a northern Minnesota man accused of killing his wife with a totem pole. Fifty-year-old Carl Muggli is charged with premeditated first-degree murder and intentional second-degree murder in the November 2010 death of his wife, Linda....
September 14, 2012 - 9:07am
September 7, 2012
Two killed, two injured in collision near International Falls
INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. -- Two people from International Falls died and two Illinois residents were injured in a head-on crash Thursday on U.S. Highway 53 in northern St. Louis County. The Minnesota State Patrol reported that a Ford pickup was traveling north on Highway 53...
September 7, 2012 - 9:10am