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N.D. Sen. Heitkamp briefs Trump on pipeline protests during meeting with president-elect
Heitkamp briefs Trump on pipeline protests during meeting with president-elect
Minnesota reports state budget surplus, but with federal uncertainty
Late ice for the lakes: As with last year, ice-in on area waters is later than usual
Crime report for Dec. 1
FOOTBALL: Beavers hope for one last victory
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers end losing streak with 2-0 win over Mankato
BHS girls hockey falls to Brainerd/LF
PREP BASKETBALL: Red Lake girls rout Blackduck 91-19
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Bemidji holds off Crosby-Ironton in home opener
David Anthony Fineday, Sr.
Joann Theresa Bordwell
Nancy Sue Blumhagen
Carol A. White
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make me laugh: The benefits of laughter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Standing alongside Standing Rock
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Holiday movie madness
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Escape the freeze with films
Laporte School Drama Club presents "Midsummer Jersey"
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
DNR announces area furbearer registration stations
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Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Protesters part of problem, not solution
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Christmastime in the First City!
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What is doing the right thing?
Thief River Falls man gets 68 months for role in fatal meth-fueled wreck
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. -- A Thief River Falls man was sentenced to serve more than five years in state prison for his role in a May 2015 crash that killed a Warren man. Scott Wayne Srnsky, 42, was convicted of criminal vehicular manslaughter, a felony, in August for the death of...
November 2, 2016 - 10:00am
August 5, 2016
Former sports radio host sentenced for meth possession
STILLWATER, Minn. -- Former Twin Cities sports radio personality Jeff Dubay has been sentenced for methamphetamine possession. Dubay, 48, was sentenced Friday in Washington County District Court to 10 years probation and 180 days in jail, along with requirements to complete treatment...
August 5, 2016 - 10:20pm
May 24, 2016
Four pounds of meth delivered to Wadena home; man arrested
WADENA -- A man is charged with felony drug possession after four pounds of meth was discovered in a package being delivered to a Wadena home. The Wadena County Sheriff's Office received information from the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension about a suspicious package that...
May 24, 2016 - 9:25am
April 16, 2016
St. Cloud man charged after quarter pound of meth seized in Hubbard County bust
PARK RAPIDS -- A St. Cloud man was arrested and charged with three felony drug possession counts following a traffic stop early last week in Hubbard County. John Patrick Nystrom, 44, of St. Cloud is charged with felony first degree sale of methamphetamine, first degree controlled...
April 16, 2016 - 5:45pm
March 18, 2016
Four arrested in meth bust northeast of Brainerd
CROSBY, Minn. – Four people were arrested, 3 ounces of methamphetamines with a street value of $9,000 was confiscated and four children were...
March 18, 2016 - 9:24am
March 9, 2016
3 Twin Cities men arrested on Red Lake reservation with meth, marijuana
RED LAKE -- Three Twins Cities men were arrested Tuesday on the Red Lake Indian Reservation in possession of methamphetamine and marijuana. The...
March 9, 2016 - 9:27pm
February 13, 2016
Second woman in Fosston meth bust sentenced
CROOKSTON—A Fosston woman has been ordered serve to three months in jail in connection with an August drug bust near a school. Julia Gloria...
February 13, 2016 - 2:41pm
Fosston woman avoids jail in meth bust case
CROOKSTON—A Fosston, Minn., woman has avoided jail time in connection to an August drug bust near a school. Jessica Ann Holm, 27, was sentenced Tuesday in Polk County District Court to 15 years probation for third-degree possession of drugs in a school zone. In August, four individuals,...
January 13, 2016 - 9:32am
Two arrested on drug charges near Cass Lake
BEMIDJI -- A Leech Lake Tribal police officer making a traffic stop Sunday found 26 grams of methamphetamine, Oxycodone tablets and two illegally possessed firearms in a car carrying two Minnesota men. Gary Allen Miller, 32, of Longville, and Gregory Paul Johnson, 29, of Onamia,...
October 13, 2015 - 3:36pm
September 19, 2015
Bagley women sentenced in spring meth lab bust
BAGLEY—One of four people charged in a Bagley methamphetamine bust this spring remains to be sentenced.
September 19, 2015 - 5:13pm
August 14, 2015
Police arrest five in Fosston meth bust
FOSSTON, Minn.—Five people were arrested with more than $350 worth of methamphetamine Tuesday in Fosston, Minn., according to court records. Four...
August 14, 2015 - 2:01pm
August 12, 2015
22 face charges for alleged N.D. meth ring
BISMARCK – Twenty-two people face federal charges in connection with an alleged methamphetamine distribution ring between North Dakota and California. A grand jury indictment unsealed Tuesday alleges the defendants traveled between North Dakota and California to obtain and distribute...
August 12, 2015 - 11:28am
July 21, 2015
Itasca County man sentenced to 13 years for selling meth
DULUTH -- An Itasca County man has been sentenced to more than 13 years in prison for the sale of methamphetamine. Scott Robin Steckel, 49, was sentenced Monday in State District Court in Grand Rapids to 161 months on two counts of first-degree sale of a controlled substance —...
July 21, 2015 - 9:06am
July 16, 2015
Bagley man requests prison time for meth crime
BAGLEY—A Bagley man was sentenced Wednesday in Clearwater County District Court to 18 months in prison, at his request, after a meth lab...
July 16, 2015 - 5:24pm
July 10, 2015
Seven arrested after meth search warrants served in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE—The Leech Lake Tribal Police recently executed two search warrants on separate residences in Cass Lake and arrested seven people. The search warrants were issued to locate methamphetamine. Four juveniles were placed into protective custody as the result of one search...
July 10, 2015 - 5:51pm