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ATV falls through ice on Lake Bemidji
Fire danger 'very high' in area
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., ranks first in a study on bipartisan legislation
Conservative justices voice skepticism that Trump lacks authority for immigrant ban
Senate confirms 15th circuit court judge in 15 months of Trump's presidency
GYMNASTICS: Brown, DeWitt represent Aerials
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COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
BSO presents concert series finale Sunday
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Second-annual Celebration channels Prince's vibe at Paisley Park studios
Deer on the table: DNR holds Bemidji meeting on deer management
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Common sense actions can help keep the public safe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Commentary goes beyond theater of the absurd
Time to respond to reader feedback
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
July 5, 2017
Auditor's lawsuit against county goes to MN Supreme Court
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Becker County taxpayers can expect to pay perhaps another $18,500 to defend the county against a lawsuit filed...
July 5, 2017 - 1:48pm
June 23, 2017
Warrant mix-up may yield settlement
DULUTH — A 2-year-old dispute that arose from a case of mistaken identity appears to finally be moving toward a resolution. A proposed settlement agreement could end an ordeal that began May 8, 2015, when Ronald Gary Gustafson of Grand Rapids was arrested and spent five days...
June 23, 2017 - 10:00pm
Kvalvog family raises reward to $100,000 for information on crash that killed their two teenage sons
MOORHEAD — It's been two years since Ray Kvalvog lost his two teenage sons in a crash as they traveled along Interstate 94 to a basketball...
June 23, 2017 - 9:13pm
June 15, 2017
Dayton hires former Supreme Court justice to handle lawsuit
ST. PAUL—Gov. Mark Dayton hired former Minnesota Supreme Court Justice Sam Hanson to defend him in the lawsuit the Minnesota Legislature...
June 15, 2017 - 10:39am
May 30, 2017
Appeals Court says Minnesota counties can pick private auditors
PAUL — Minnesota counties have a right to pick who audits their books, the state Appeals Court says, and the state's highest court also will...
May 30, 2017 - 2:54pm
May 8, 2017
Anti-Trump protester sues Fox News for defamation
LOS ANGELES - A protester who was tackled at a Trump rally last fall has filed a defamation lawsuit against Fox News, alleging the channel falsely...
May 8, 2017 - 3:47pm
March 28, 2017
Wells Fargo to pay $110 million to settle lawsuit over account abuses
Wells Fargo & Co said it agreed in principle to pay $110 million to settle a lawsuit by customers challenging its opening of accounts without...
March 28, 2017 - 4:50pm
January 18, 2017
U.S. sues student loan giant Navient, says it 'failed' borrowers
WASHINGTON — The largest U.S. student loan servicer, Navient Corp., cheated borrowers out of billions of dollars, often by deceiving them...
January 18, 2017 - 4:00pm
October 31, 2016
Former St. John’s student alleges bias in sexual misconduct case
COLLEGEVILLE, Minn. — A Red Wing man suspended from a central Minnesota college for alleged sexual misconduct with a female student after a night of Halloween partying last year is suing for violation of rights and unfair treatment. Aaron Wildenborg, 20, was subjected to “discriminatory...
October 31, 2016 - 11:22pm
October 13, 2016
Wrongful death lawsuit filed in semi-tanker death case
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. – Jamie Hyatt’s family says he died trying to save his friend, David Syring, who had lost consciousness after climbing...
October 13, 2016 - 5:52pm
September 26, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Homeless shelter litigation disappointing
We are saddened to see that on the same day we read that Pope Francis urged us to care about, and for, our fellow humans, a local law firm stands in the way of providing shelter for the homeless. Is this just another case of NIMBY (not in my backyard)? Can’t some agreement be reached...
September 26, 2015 - 3:01am
July 9, 2014
Jesse Ventura’s lawyer says ‘American Sniper’ incident never happened
Marino Eccher St. Paul Pioneer Press ST. PAUL — “Jesse Ventura,” the voice in the taped interview asked Chris Kyle. “What was that...
July 9, 2014 - 11:43am
April 10, 2014
Judge partially throws out lawsuit against Bemidji Area Schools; Bus driver had 6-year-old walk home as punishment
MINNEAPOLIS — A U.S. District Court judge on Tuesday threw out some of the claims in a lawsuit stemming from an Febuary 2013 incident in which a Bemidji school bus driver allegedly made a 6-year-old boy with ADHD and emotional behavior disorder walk home as punishment. Judge Michael...
April 10, 2014 - 12:02am
March 8, 2014
The cost of conflict: Lawsuit over annexation is adding up
BEMIDJI — However right a fight may feel, there are always unintended costs to those that surround it. In the case of the two-year lawsuit between Bemidji Township and the city of Bemidji, those costs can be measured in money that used to belong to the taxpayers — money spent...
March 8, 2014 - 11:23pm
December 5, 2013
Wrongful death lawsuit filed in accident that killed man in Buffalo Lake
OLIVIA — The family of Andrew Burnett say that he was wearing a body safety harness attached to a lanyard when he fell approximately 60 feet to his death while working Oct.
December 5, 2013 - 2:06pm