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Gospel Businessmen's Fellowship meeting Saturday
Far NE ND keeping an eye on flooding
Dionne’s OM Yoga anniversary celebration
State grants nearly $24 million to grow rural transit
Kids in Motion Day Camps
Andersen to play in World Deaf Ice Hockey Championships
BSU Youth Football Clinic set for April 21
BSU softball doubleheader moved to Bemidji
UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Bemidji programs react to women's hockey, swimming cuts at UND
Robert Harold Ray, Jr.
Joseph H. Theis
Kathleen "Kitty" Ann Tverberg
Thomas Michael Hutchins
PATT RALL COLUMN: Puppets by professionals for 'Dragonsong'
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Helping Native youth find success in schools
LIBRARY CORNER: Opportunities abound in April at the library
MASTER GARDENERS: Garden seed planning starts now
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Time for a love story
'Trading Spaces' returning to TV
100 and counting: Latest BCT production will be 100th stage show directed by Mary Knox-Johnson
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
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Picking that perfect garden spot
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
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Letter: MN anti-environment bills put politics ahead of science
Minnesota lawmakers: A bipartisan proposal to fight opioid abuse
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thanks to the Beavers for a wonderful season this year
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
March 20, 2017
Someone to turn to: Coalition holds listening session about sexual assault at LLTC
CASS LAKE—A Minnesota coalition is working to reduce sexual assault on tribal college campuses and support survivors by holding a series...
March 20, 2017 - 6:49pm
March 18, 2017
Judge sentences final defendant in prom rape case
BRAINERD, Minn. -- It's been nearly three years since two girls were raped following the Brainerd High School prom on April 26, 2014. Ryan Mark...
March 18, 2017 - 1:33pm
March 17, 2017
Sexual assault listening session to be held at Leech Lake Tribal College
BEMIDJI -- The Minnesota Indian Women’s Sexual Assault Coalition will host a listening session addressing sexual assault on college campuses...
March 17, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 15, 2017
Saying he fears for his safety, public defender begs off Minn. rape case
ST. PAUL—Allegations of bullying, badgering and threats flew in a Ramsey County courtroom Tuesday between a man heading toward trial for...
March 15, 2017 - 7:05am
March 8, 2017
Prosecutors presented false info in Dru Sjodin murder trial, defense argues
FARGO — Attorneys for Alfonso Rodriguez Jr., the man on death row for the murder of Dru Sjodin, claim prosecutors presented false testimony...
March 8, 2017 - 7:49pm
March 2, 2017
20 years after stranger raped Minnesota woman, a suspect is charged
ST. PAUL—It was a summer day in 1998 when a man offered to help a woman he just met fix her phone. He followed her to her apartment just...
March 2, 2017 - 8:52pm
February 18, 2017
Thousands of sexual assault evidence kits across Minnesota sit untested
ST. PAUL — When her freezer at Regions Hospital in St. Paul gets full, Ellen Johnson gets, in her words, "frantic." It's full of sexual assault...
February 18, 2017 - 5:33pm
January 28, 2017
Detroit Lakes group homes where alleged rapes occurred say all workers undergo background checks
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—Two former employees accused of raping a vulnerable woman in incidents that allegedly occurred at two different Lakes...
January 28, 2017 - 4:09pm
November 17, 2016
Former northern Minnesota suspected serial rapist charged in fourth armed rape in St Paul
ST. PAUL -- A St. Paul man already facing charges involving sexual attacks on three women was charged in a fourth case Wednesday. Larry Donnell Griffin, 38, of St. Paul and formerly of Aitkin in northern Minnesota, was charged in Ramsey County District Court with two counts of first-degree...
November 17, 2016 - 9:05pm
August 29, 2016
Bemidji man charged with rape of minor
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man was arrested in Ohio on Monday and charged with rape, gross sexual imposition and sexual battery in connection with a years-old offense. Greg Willison, 37, is currently being held in the Clinton County Jail and was arrested in connection with an offense from...
August 29, 2016 - 8:08pm
July 22, 2016
Clay County plans to retry Moorhead man after court says he can withdraw guilty plea in rape case
ST. PAUL – Clay County prosecutors plan to retry a Moorhead man after the Minnesota Court of Appeals ruled that he can withdraw his guilty plea in a case involving the repeated rape of a pregnant woman. The appeals court ruled that Clay County prosecutors created “a package deal”...
July 22, 2016 - 6:34pm
December 15, 2014
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: In the end, the accuser is not always the victim
First, let me make myself clear, as the mother of three daughters, grandmother to three granddaughters, and a medical professional who has cared for victims of rape both female as well as male, I do not condone the act of rape. It is a violent, heinous crime. Equally heinous of...
December 15, 2014 - 3:58pm
October 9, 2013
Man sentenced in Woodbury hostage, rape case
WOODBURY, Minn. -- A man who sexually assaulted several teenage girls while holding them and others at gunpoint last year received a 36-year sentence Monday. Demetrius Santreell Ballinger must serve at least 24 years in prison for the standoff at the Woodbury Red Roof Inn in August...
October 9, 2013 - 8:54am