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KELSI TURNER COLUMN: On rejection
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PODCAST: The JOE-DOWN Reviews “KISS Meets The Phantom Of The Park”
Famed musician Bobby Vee dies
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
Woodpicks Bluegrass and Gospel band concert set
WATCH: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The mice are everywhere it seems
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Lakes, rivers cooling a bit slower this year
New specialty license plates to go on sale
Grand Portage, Bois Forte bands seeking to take moose this fall
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Johnson anniversary celebration
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Presidential Editorial: This time for president, none of the above
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September 28, 2016
Logging trucks collide, 1 injured in Pine River
PINE RIVER—A 55-year-old man suffered minor injuries Monday following a crash between two logging trucks on Swanberg Road and Crow Wing County...
September 28, 2016 - 2:09pm
Pine River man dies in rollover
BEMIDJI—A Pine River man was killed in a rollover early Saturday on state Highway 371. The Minnesota State Patrol says Michael Kelly, 42, was southbound on Highway 371 north of Pine River when he lost control of his truck, 2004 Chevrolet Silverado, which hit a road sign and...
November 28, 2015 - 4:51pm
September 16, 2015
Pine River man injured in motorcycle crash
BEMIDJI—A Pine River man was airlifted to a Twin Cities hospital after a motorcycle crash Tuesday night in Cass County. At 9:57 p.m., law enforcement and emergency personnel responded to a report of a motorcycle crash a mile west of Pine River on County Road 2 in Walden Township,...
September 16, 2015 - 2:18pm
July 29, 2015
Pine River man sentenced for cabin burglaries
WALKER—A Pine River man implicated in seasonal burglaries in the Lake Ada and Ponto Lake Township areas has been sentenced in Cass County...
July 29, 2015 - 9:47pm
July 21, 2015
Pine River woman injured in rollover
A Pine River woman was injured Monday when the semitrailer she was driving overturned along Highway 115 in Morrison County. The Minnesota State Patrol reported Winnifred Y. Dabill, 56, was traveling westbound on Highway 115 when the vehicle overturned into the south ditch at a...
July 21, 2015 - 8:54am
July 3, 2015
Pine River man pleads guilty in burglary case
WALKER—One of two Pine River men arrested after ATV tracks led authorities to a series of burglaries in the Lake Ada area has pleaded guilty to receiving stolen property. Dean Benedict, 38, was arrested after a search warrant was executed by the Cass County Sheriff's Office...
July 3, 2015 - 2:55pm
March 30, 2015
Two killed in plane crash near Pine River airport
PINE RIVER, Minn. -- Two people died when a small plane crashed in a field south of the Pine River Regional Airport on Friday night. Cass...
March 30, 2015 - 8:02am
March 28, 2015
UPDATED: Small plane crashes near Pine River airport
PINE RIVER, Minn. -- Two people are dead after a small passenger plane crashed in a field south of the Pine River Regional Airport Friday night,...
March 28, 2015 - 10:05pm
February 19, 2015
Two Pine River men arrested in Cass County burglaries
WALKER -- Two Pine River, Minn., have been arrested for a series of Cass County burglaries, officials said Thursday. On Feb. 11, the Cass...
February 19, 2015 - 9:23am
July 31, 2014
21-year-old Backus woman killed in crash in Pine River
PINE RIVER - A 21-year-old Backus woman was killed in a two-vehicle broadside crash reported at 6:30 a.m. Thursday on 24th Street and 16th Avenue Southwest in Pine River, reported the Minnesota State Patrol. The woman killed, Caitlyn E. Daudt, was a passenger in one of the vehicles. Ryan...
July 31, 2014 - 1:41pm
February 13, 2014
Pine River man gets 40 years in killing
WALKER — A Pine River man was sentenced to 40 years in prison Thursday for a 2012 killing in which the body was later dismembered and burned. Dane Joseph Riley, 29, was sentenced in Cass County court on Thursday. In December, he was convicted on charges of second-degree intentional...
February 13, 2014 - 5:14pm
Pine River man convicted of murder
WALKER -- A Pine River, Minn., man was convicted of murder Friday after a five-day trial. Dane Joseph Riley, 29, was convicted on charges of second-degree intentional murder, interference with a dead body and ineligible person in possession of a firearm.
December 13, 2013 - 6:21pm
July 30, 2013
Pine River kennel owner charged with animal neglect
PINE RIVER -- A dead mouse, floating in a bowl from which dogs at a Pine River facility drank, is one of the more grotesque details of conditions at kennel owned by Deborah Beatrice Rowell.
July 30, 2013 - 6:57pm
April 1, 2013
Stabbing in rural Cass County leads to arrest
PINE RIVER - A 49-year-old man was arrested following a stabbing Sunday in rural Pine River, the Cass County Sheriff's Office said in a news release Monday. Sheriff's deputies received a call at 6:13 p.m. about a disturbance at a home in Powers Township. The news release said deputies...
April 1, 2013 - 2:43pm
July 31, 2012
Murder charges filed in death of Pine River man
WALKER - A 28-year-old Pine River man faces second-degree intentional murder for the death of a man earlier this month. Dane Joseph Riley appeared Monday in Cass County District Court on charges of murder and interference with a dead body. The charges stem from the death of Mark...
July 31, 2012 - 9:18am