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Scott Trevor Petersen
William (Bill) Robert Lamb
Thomas M. Gates
Retail curtails my workout at the mall
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
GENERATIONS: Tony Nicholson: An old-fashioned boy's Christmas
SAM COOK: Help Bob give a kid the gift of wheels
PHOTOS OF THE MONTH: Inside and out
Around the Arts, December 17
These men thought they adopted a mini piglet until she became Esther the Wonder Pig, darling of the internet
BSO celebrates the season
The Force is strong with 'The Last Jedi,' critics say
Outdoors notebook: New MN regulations, ND dates set
Snowy owls head south
Resort workers keep Lake of the Woods winter fishing industry running smoothly
Tullibees continue to decline in Green Lake
Trout Unlimited to hold fly-tying class Dec. 14
Delbert & Linda Olson
Tom & Linda Peterson
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It’s time for common sense in our country
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: When the lake is frozen over
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: City seeking members for Sanford Center board, subcommittees
Commentary: It is risky to sell your soul to the devil
Retail curtails my workout at the mall
August 22, 2017
Area athletes return home with medals from Indigenous Games
TORONTO -- Native American athletes from across Minnesota joined forces last month to compete at the 2017 North American Indigenous Games in...
August 22, 2017 - 10:22pm
August 7, 2017
UPDATED: Leech Lake police: Missing woman located
LEECH LAKE -- Leech Lake police say a 27-year-old woman who was initially reported as missing has been located. According to a Facebook post...
August 7, 2017 - 6:30pm
July 12, 2017
Air National Guard, Air Force Reserve set up free clinic at Cass Lake-Bena High School
CASS LAKE -- Cass Lake and Leech Lake area residents can receive some free medical care this week and next. The Air Force Reserve and Minnesota...
July 12, 2017 - 9:34pm
June 29, 2017
Cass Lake woman among 4 sentenced to federal prison for dealing meth
MINNEAPOLIS -- Four drug dealers -- including a Cass Lake woman -- were sentenced Wednesday for their role in “flooding” the Leech Lake reservation...
June 29, 2017 - 10:37am
May 17, 2017
LEECH LAKE: Leech Lake voters approve new casino plan
CASS LAKE—Tribal members of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe overwhelmingly voted yes to build a new casino in Cass Lake. The referendum vote...
May 17, 2017 - 5:21pm
May 7, 2017
Stage set for good Minnesota walleye opener
The ice went out early, walleyes have spawned, and the stage is set for a great Minnesota fishing opener. Come 12:01 a.m. Saturday, May 13, walleyes...
May 7, 2017 - 6:15am
May 4, 2017
Leech Lake annual memorial walk run event
CASS LAKE -- The Leech Lake Diabetes and Fitness Center will host the 25th annual Memorial walk run event on Thursday, May 25. Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. at the ALC gym and the walk will begin at 9 a.m. The walk will begin at the ALC gym and travel to the MCT building and...
May 4, 2017 - 8:32am
May 2, 2017
Plans for a new Palace: Leech Lake to vote on new casino, hotel in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE—After more than three decades of operating the Palace Casino and Hotel northwest of Cass Lake, the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe...
May 2, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 15, 2017
Chippewa National Forest acquires 40 acres off Leech Lake
BEMIDJI—A total of 40 acres of land off Leech Lake is officially part of the Chippewa National Forest. The nonprofit Trust for Public Land...
March 15, 2017 - 4:16pm
February 21, 2017
UPDATED: Officials warn of unsafe ice conditions
BEMIDJI -- Unseasonably warm temperatures and steady rainfall have prompted local and state officials to urge caution when venturing onto ice...
February 21, 2017 - 5:09pm
February 16, 2017
Water quality report for Leech Lake River watershed
BEMIDJI -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency and local partners have developed a plan to restore and protect water quality in the Leech Lake River watershed in north central Minnesota, according to a release Wednesday from the MPCA. The Watershed Restoration and Protection Strategies...
February 16, 2017 - 3:28pm
January 5, 2017
Questions and answers on Line 3 project
CASS LAKE—Concerned community members gathered Wednesday to discuss the proposed replacement of Line 3 an oil pipeline owned by energy company Enbridge. The informal meeting, held by the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe and the Minnesota Chippewa Tribe, was the first of four and was...
January 5, 2017 - 9:26am
December 28, 2016
Building community at Camp: Annual Winter Camp brings Cass Lake area kids together
BENA—Dozens of children spent their day learning archery, making crafts and playing traditional games at the Bena Community Center on Wednesday...
December 28, 2016 - 6:57pm
December 8, 2016
Zebra mussel larvae confirmed in Leech Lake
BEMIDJI—The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources confirmed Thursday that zebra mussels in their larval stage were found in two locations...
December 8, 2016 - 12:27pm
December 5, 2016
Leech Lake police officer charged with possessing pornographic images of a minor
CASS COUNTY—A Leech Lake tribal police officer was charged Monday with one count of felony possession of pornographic work after allegedly receiving about 1,000 nude images of a 17-year-old girl—between 50 and 100 of which he admitted to viewing while on duty. Shannon...
December 5, 2016 - 4:13pm