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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
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
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.
Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force
May 17, 2017
Cass Lake man sentenced in Hubbard County on drug charges
Levi Westbrook was sentenced to 72 months in prison for a drug-related crime he admitted to committing in Park Rapids last fall. Westbrook requested...
May 17, 2017 - 12:00pm
October 27, 2016
Five arrested in Park Rapids drug buy
Five people were arrested and face felony charges in connection with a drug buy Thursday, Oct. 20 in Park Rapids where authorities seized meth, weapons and cash. A buy involving a half ounce of methamphetamine resulted in the seizure of 80 grams of methamphetamine, hallucinogenic...
October 27, 2016 - 12:29pm
July 25, 2016
The need for Narcan: As opioid overdoses increase, local law enforcement now also carry anti-heroin drug
BEMIDJI—When Bemidji police officers and firefighters arrived at the Petro Serve gas station at the western edge of town one afternoon...
July 25, 2016 - 3:32pm
December 14, 2015
Chicago man arrested with 44 grams of heroin in Red Lake
RED LAKE—A Chicago man arrested Thursday with 44 grams of heroin and a Glock pistol told law enforcement he sells the drug only on the...
December 14, 2015 - 7:02pm
July 8, 2015
Two in custody after heroin bust in Bemidji
BEMIDJI—A Michigan man and a Bemidji woman were taken into custody Wednesday afternoon after the Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force and Headwaters...
July 8, 2015 - 7:37pm
May 23, 2015
Two arrested in Paul Bunyan Task Force meth buy
BEMIDJI—A Cass Lake man and woman are facing felony drug sale charges after they were arrested in a Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force drug buy....
May 23, 2015 - 4:16pm
April 25, 2015
Three arrested after narcotics search warrant in Walker
BEMIDJI—Three people were arrested Wednesday after law enforcement executed a search warrant in Walker. The Leech Lake Tribal Police...
April 25, 2015 - 5:25pm
April 7, 2015
No prison time for Bemidji woman connected to meth bust
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji woman has received probation for her part in a methamphetamine distribution operation exposed by the Paul Bunyan Drug Task...
April 7, 2015 - 6:28pm
November 8, 2014
Bemidji man sentenced to 16 years for meth sale
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man has been sentenced to 16 years in prison for his part in a methamphetamine drug bust in the Puposky area in June. Shawn...
November 8, 2014 - 2:30pm
October 14, 2014
First of four people arrested in meth bust pleads guilty
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man plead guilty Thursday to felony drug sale. Shawn Elston Jackson, 47, is the first in a group of four people arrested for first-degree sale of methamphetamine to plead guilty in Beltrami County District Court. Jackson was arrested in June after Paul Bunyan...
October 14, 2014 - 8:52pm
April 9, 2014
Five arrested in Bagley drug bust
BAGLEY -- Five people have been arrested in connection with a methamphetamine and pharmaceutical drug bust in Clearwater County. The Clearwater County Sheriff’s Department and Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force were watching the individuals since January, according to court documents....
April 9, 2014 - 7:37pm
February 22, 2014
Drug drop draws 200 pounds of dope a year: Prescription drop off box available at Bemidji LEC
Crystal Dey firstname.lastname@example.org BEMIDJI — Illegal drugs have a silent partner that has crept into people’s homes, sometimes undetected. Unused...
February 22, 2014 - 11:41pm
Task force efforts cut crime, drugs
BEMIDJI — Seized: 425 grams of methamphetamine;1,433 dosage units of pharmaceuticals; 15 pounds of marijuana and 238 marijuana plants; 17.7 grams of heroin; 46 firearms, including handguns, assault rifles and stolen weapons; and $63,683 in cash. You don’t always hear the immediate...
January 22, 2014 - 10:19pm
December 17, 2013
8 arrested in connection with thefts from cars
BEMIDJI -- The people responsible for several thefts from cars outside area businesses and churches have been identified and are in the Beltrami County Jail. On Sunday afternoon, Beltrami County Sheriff’s Investigators began looking into thefts that occurred at Calvary Lutheran...
December 17, 2013 - 8:02pm