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Audit: Minn. welfare programs have lax eligibility checks
Nurses ratify new contract with Sanford Bemidji
It's back: Minnesota Senate has plan to revive Real ID
Planned Parenthood sees brief reprieve after healthcare bill yanked
Bemidji Middle School assistant principal charged with 2 felonies
Raskob's game-winner sends UMD into region final
BSU baseball games rescheduled
SDSU soccer adds BSU's Janssen to staff
MEN'S HOCKEY: Former Beaver O’Connor signs with Walleye
New England keeper Cropper has Minnesota roots
Marjorie Ann Fraki
Ruth Arlene (Smith) Evarts
Donald S. Ness
Edward Locke Gallagher
MASTER GARDENERS: Garden seed planning starts now
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Time for a love story
DELGADO COLUMN: Native American graves and repatriation protection emerge once again
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What about kids that don't want to learn?
PRIME TIME: Children's Time on Sunday morning
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
Bemidji Symphony Orchestra presents 'Celtic Legends'
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The BWCA: Memories of a special place of pure, natural beauty
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Spring is here, and open water isn't too far behind
Catch-and-release walleye season for Mille Lacs Lake again this year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Reassess ice conditions every day and make safe decisions
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The white pasque flower and horned lark-- harbingers of spring
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Some congratulations and thanks yous are in order
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Candidate thanks supporters, Ward 4
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
March 23, 2017
MN mom with history of mental illness gets prison for poisoning baby
ST. PAUL -- Michael Kyaw Htoo was 22 inches long and weighed 10 pounds, 3 ounces on the day he died. He was just 5 weeks old. At that age, experts...
March 23, 2017 - 10:38pm
February 24, 2017
Man receives maximum sentence in foster child death: 2-year-old drowned in unattended shower
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man whose 2-year-old foster daughter drowned after he left her in the shower received the maximum sentence for second-degree...
February 24, 2017 - 5:58pm
January 20, 2017
Bemidji man pleads guilty to manslaughter in death of foster child
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji man whose foster daughter drowned in a shower pleaded guilty Friday to one count of second-degree manslaughter—culpable...
January 20, 2017 - 1:15pm
January 17, 2017
Plea expected from Bemidji man accused of manslaughter
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man charged with second-degree manslaughter in connection with the death of his 2-year-old foster child is expected to enter...
January 17, 2017 - 9:28pm
November 29, 2016
Judge finds mother guilty of manslaughter in child’s death
MAPLEWOOD, Minn. -- Genesis Xiong wasn’t breathing when first responders found her lying on the floor of a messy basement bedroom in Maplewood. The 17-month-old’s body was covered in dark bruises, and she had suffered from a broken rib and lacerated liver. Her mother, Lia Pearson,...
November 29, 2016 - 8:44am
November 28, 2016
Contested omnibus date set for Bemidji man charged with manslaughter
BEMIDJI—More than three months after his original omnibus hearing was scheduled, a Bemidji man charged with two counts of second-degree...
November 28, 2016 - 3:37pm
August 2, 2016
Crookston man awaiting manslaughter trial arrested for second time in a month
CROOKSTON — For the second time in less than a month, a Crookston man out on bail for manslaughter charges has been arrested, this time for driving under the influence. Brock Dale Strommen, 29, was arrested Sunday in Crookston for second-degree drunken driving. Strommen will remain...
August 2, 2016 - 5:44pm
June 20, 2016
Omnibus date set for Bemidji man accused of manslaughter in death of 2-year-old
BEMIDJI -- An omnibus hearing for a Bemidji man charged with second-degree manslaughter in connection with the death of his 2-year-old foster...
June 20, 2016 - 7:28pm
August 6, 2015
Bemidji woman enters guilty plea in 6-year-old's hypothermia death
BEMIDJI—Almost a year and a half after a 6-year-old girl died of hypothermia outside a local apartment building, a Bemidji woman has entered...
August 6, 2015 - 7:23pm
July 20, 2015
Bemidji woman pleads not guilty in hypothermia death case
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji woman charged with manslaughter after her 6-year-old cousin died of hypothermia while in her care in 2014 pleaded not guilty Monday in Beltrami County District Court. Rachel Downer, 23, was arrested and charged with felony second-degree manslaughter after...
July 20, 2015 - 6:46pm
May 12, 2015
Man pleads guilty to manslaughter in Viking death, says he was sexually assaulted
WARREN, Minn. — A Devils Lake man accused in the stabbing death of a Viking, Minn., man pleaded guilty to first-degree manslaughter Tuesday morning at an emotional hearing during which he testified he had been sexually assaulted. Ray Erick Littlewolf Jr., 25, entered into a plea...
May 12, 2015 - 1:45pm
August 27, 2014
Civil commitment proceedings stalled in Downer case
BEMIDJI -- A second opinion will be sought before a Bemidji woman accused of manslaughter in the death of a 6-year-old child can be civilly committed by the court as mentally ill. Rachel Downer, 22, was charged with second-degree manslaughter after her 6-year-old cousin, Mercedes...
August 27, 2014 - 6:01pm
October 12, 2013
Moorhead man pleads guilty to manslaughter in daughter’s death in van
MOORHEAD, Minn. – A Moorhead man pleaded guilty Friday morning to a manslaughter charge in the death of his infant daughter, admitting he left her in a hot van for several hours in June while he was in charge of his six children, all under 7 years old. Andrew Sandstrom,...
October 12, 2013 - 11:50am
March 25, 2013
Cass Lake man arraigned on first-degree manslaughter charges
BEMIDJI - An 18-year-old man was formally charged Monday in the death of Leslie Charles Headbird, 44, who died Thursday in the kitchen of his rural Cass Lake home. Damion John Gullickson Jr. was arraigned on charges of first-degree manslaughter. Dora Jean Keezer, 29, Gullickson’s...
March 25, 2013 - 11:28pm