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What is rape?: BSU hosts talk during 'Safe Spring Break' week
‘He stole our hearts’: Benefit for Junior is Sunday in Cass Lake
Hubbard finalizes deal to buy 16 Minnesota radio stations
Annual coat, winter apparel distribution Monday
N.D. troopers find 136 pounds of pot, arrest two from California
Bring on the champs: Bemidji takes on two-time defending champion Edina in Class AA quarterfinals
GIRLS BASKETBALL: STMA wins big, ends Bemidji’s season
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU's Scanlan named WCHA coach of the year
From 1986 to 2015: Bemidji heads to state tournament for first time in 29 years
PREP SPORTS: Warriors edge Fosston 54-52 to win Sub-Section 8A East title, Warriors one step from state
Marie B. Ward
Wayne Arthur Eller
Margaret Anna Krueger
Scotty Allison: Veterans Day on the Hill this week
John Eggers: How can you help all kids graduate?
Blane Klemek: The European starling a species of bird that seems to be around everyday
Don't let negativity sink your boat
Northland Stargazing: Open clusters, saints' days, and the vernal equinox
Off The Record Blog: ‘Parks And Recreation’ Goes Out On A High Note
Art briefs - Sunday March 1
PIONEER PREVIEWS: Ensemble's concert harkens to spring
Pioneer Previews: Much to do as March approaches
Art briefs - Sunday Feb. 22
A hefty turnout for the Northland Fat Bike Rally (photo gallery)
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Anglers' attention turns to perch as season winds down
Peterson, Northland Tackle honored by Fishing Hall of Fame
Blane Klemek: Here one day and gone the next
DNR to fly elk surveys in northwest Minnesota
Joseph Cotto: Altruism no substitute for helping yourself
Joe Gandelman: Giuliani: America’s hack
Ron Paul: DHS: What is it good for?
Tina Dupuy: O’Reilly: The make believe war correspondent
Pioneer Editorial: The drought is over: Go Lumberjacks!
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