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Detail-loving, behind-the-scenes organizer helps Honor Flights cruise smoothly
RiverWood Bank promotes Smith
Essig hired at Security Bank USA
Kraus-Anderson earns Governor's Safety Award
Barta returns to Bemidji State
Kisner earns one-shot win at Dean & Deluca Invitational
Feng limps to one-stroke LPGA victory despite two late bogeys
Sato becomes first Japanese driver to win Indy 500
Preview: Predators at Penguins
Nashville used to opening the show on the road
Vernon Vanden Berg
Adren "Ade" Mann
Myrtle "Elaine" Miller
John Ted Iverson
LIBRARY CORNER: Ready for summer at the Library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Making a case for wood ticks
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make the last day of school a good day
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Bemidji is ‘Home Sweet Home’ for the birds
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Critical Race Theories: What are they all about?
Intermediate Watercolors class with Jane Freeman
Young Songwriters Workshop set for June 17
Season tickets for 2017-18 BSO season
Cass Lake Bena student wins Congressional Art Competition
‘Color of Life’ exhibit at library
Public celebration at Big Bog
FISH TALES: Pam Johnson on Lake Winnie
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Warmer temps should lead to better bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: House sparrows and European starlings are hardy survivors
New upgrades at Norway Beach campgrounds
Torry's Van Benefit
Column: Lessons from a great leader
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tanner left an indelible mark on many lives
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
Bursack: Dad needs help taking care of Mom but he won't allow it
February 27, 2017
After murder-suicide, Minn. man faces child neglect, obstruction charges
LITCHFIELD, Minn. — A Grove City man is facing five charges, including child neglect and obstruction, for behavior before and after the murder-suicide...
February 27, 2017 - 3:44pm
December 22, 2016
Minn. family that lost 2 to suicide hopes their story can help stop stigma of depression
LITCHFIELD, Minn. — Megan Licklider Twernbold was a mother, daughter, wife, aunt and teacher. She was loved and loved others in return. Those...
December 22, 2016 - 10:12am
May 27, 2016
Litchfield farm linked with outbreak of diarrhea in school groups
LITCHFIELD -- A farm near Litchfield that’s popular with school groups is being linked with multiple cases of diarrhea. In a statement issued Thursday afternoon, the Minnesota Department of Health said it is investigating an outbreak of diarrheal illness associated with visiting...
May 27, 2016 - 10:41am
August 26, 2015
Two teens killed in crash near Litchfield; alcohol believed to be a factor
LITCHFIELD, Minn. – Two teenagers were killed late Tuesday in a crash near Litchfield, and the Minnesota State Patrol said alcohol was believed to be a contributing factor in the crash. According to the State Patrol, the crash happened about 11:30 p.m. Tuesday when a 1998 Chevrolet...
August 26, 2015 - 11:52am
January 8, 2013
10 arrested as federal agents search Sparboe Farms
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota egg producer searched by federal homeland security agents on Tuesday says it complies with federal immigration laws. The statement from Sparboe Farms in Litchfield comes hours after authorities announced that 10 people had been arrested there on administrative...
January 8, 2013 - 6:04pm
December 22, 2012
Litchfield mom pleads guilty to trying to smother baby
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Litchfield woman accused of trying to smother her infant son by pinching his nose shut has pleaded guilty to domestic assault by strangulation. Twenty-four-year-old Katie Elaine Lewis wiped away tears as she entered her plea Friday. She's scheduled to be sentenced...
December 22, 2012 - 2:31pm
October 20, 2012
24-year-old gets 10-year term in stabbing
LITCHFIELD, Minn. – Nels Clarence Bonde, 24, of Dassel, was sentenced Thursday to 10 years and 10 months in prison on a first-degree assault charge for stabbing a woman during a May 4 incident at a rural Litchfield residence. As part of a plea agreement in Meeker County District...
October 20, 2012 - 2:55pm
August 2, 2012
Pilot makes quick fix after landing on highway near Litchfield
LITCHFIELD, Minn. -- A Canadian pilot safely landed his Cessna 172 on a State Highway 24 in Meeker County on Tuesday evening, then fixed an engine problem and flew on his way. According to a news release from Meeker County Sheriff Jeff Norlin, a 911 call reported that an airplane...
August 2, 2012 - 8:21am