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41 indicted for multi-state drug trafficking ring linked to Minnesota reservations
Police warn of counterfeit $20s in the area
'Ballroom with a Twist' show rescheduled
Trestle burns, collapses on busy rail line near International Falls
New dog virus found, but treated successfully in Detroit Lakes
TRACK AND FIELD: BHS looking to make title push at section finals
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Bemidji Bucks rally to beat Nimrod
TENNIS: Injury ends Hokanson's career at BHS early
GOLF: Three local golfers heading to state meet
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Verne J. Parks Jr.
Joey Allen Gaarsland
Wayne Howard Dalgleish
Fredrick K. Bruun
Arthur "Art" Sigette
John Eggers: What can we learn from obituaries?
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Petunias can be plentiful at any time of the year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: After wet and cold week, fishing conditions should improve
John Eggers: A final exam for the graduates
Blane Klemek: The orchestra of springtime in the bird world
Playhouse powerhouse: 2015 marks final season for Paul Bunyan Playhouse artistic director Zach Curtis
Pioneer Previews: A gala of support for BSU
Art briefs - Sunday March 24
Monroe Crossing to perform in Little Falls
Pioneer Previews: Music and 'Murder on the Nile' fill up the week
Blane Klemek: Bats truly are incredible flying creatures
Zebra mussels found in Christmas Lake
MASTER GARDENERS: Try an organic weed-free gardening approach
'Are you looking at me?'
Voges birthday celebration
Moen birthday celebration
Davis 80th birthday celebration
Johnson -Kelm engagement
Tom Purcell: Journalism’s sorry state
Georgie Anne Geyer: Without fully functioning government, war in Iraq is futile
Susan Stamper Brown: The Left’s dumb and dumber wars
Dick Polman: How to cull the Republican herd
Rich Lowry: The rail fantasy
May 22, 2015
Redby woman connected to 11 burglaries sentenced
BEMIDJI—A Redby woman arrested in connection with burglaries in Beltrami and Koochiching counties has been sentenced to prison time in Beltrami County District Court. Holly Johnson, 31, was convicted of felony first-degree burglary and sentenced to 50 months in the Minnesota...
May 22, 2015 - 2:09pm
March 15, 2015
Redby woman pleads guilty to burglaries
BEMIDJI -- A Redby woman arrested in connection with burglaries in six communities pleaded guilty Monday to one of two counts against her in Beltrami County District Court. Holly Johnson, 31, was arrested in July by Red Lake Tribal Police after she and an accomplice, Brandon Howard,...
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March 15, 2015 - 1:11am
February 7, 2015
Redby man sentenced to seven years for burglaries
BEMIDJI -- A Redby man connected to burglaries in six communities in Beltrami and Koochiching counties was sentenced Monday in Beltrami County District Court to seven years in prison on two felony burglary charges. Brandon George Howard Sr., 36, was sentenced to 88 months in the...
February 7, 2015 - 5:09pm
November 5, 2014
2014 Election: Area roundup of local race results
Here's a look at local races in Beltrami and neighboring counties: Beltrami County Blackduck: Mayor: Daryl Lundberg (101), Rudy Patch (74), Write-in (5); City Council: Sam Christenson (149), Kris Stade (108), Write-in (3). School Board: Cynthia Nord (892), Christopher Henriksen...
November 5, 2014 - 5:53pm
October 6, 2014
Redby man, Redwood Falls woman sentenced in burglary spree
INTERNATIONAL FALLS -- Two people arrested in connection with 11 burglaries in six communities have been sentenced in Koochiching County Court. Brandon George Howard Sr., 34, of Redby, and Holly Beth Johnson, 30, of Redwood Falls, were arrested in July by Red Lake Tribal Police....
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October 6, 2014 - 6:55pm
July 30, 2014
Red Lake Police arrest two in connection with 11 burglaries
RED LAKE -- Two people suspected of committing multiple burglaries in six different townships have been taken into custody. Brandon George Howard, 34, of Redby and Holly Beth Johnson, 30, of Redwood Falls were arrested Sunday by Red Lake Tribal Police. Howard and Johnson are suspected...
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July 30, 2014 - 8:18pm
July 28, 2014
1 killed during apparent home invasion in Koochiching County
Authorities have identified the man who was fatally shot during an assault in a Koochiching County home this weekend. The St. Louis County Medical Examiner's Office identified the man as Benjamin Beaudoin, 34, of Mendota Heights, Minn. Beaudoin was shot shortly before 6...
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July 28, 2014 - 5:03pm
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...
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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...
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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