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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
Dillon captures wet Coca-Cola 600 for 1st Cup win
Lynx remain perfect with win over Stars
Rays' 15th-inning blasts sink Twins
Kisner earns one-shot win at Dean & Deluca Invitational
Feng limps to one-stroke LPGA victory despite two late bogeys
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.
May 17, 2017
Wis. lawmaker wants to outlaw 'stealthing,' or removing a condom during intercourse without permission, crime equivalent to sexual assault
A Wisconsin state lawmaker has proposed legislation that would make "stealthing" - removing a condom during sexual intercourse without permission...
May 17, 2017 - 7:44am
May 15, 2017
Murdered woman's family outraged killer received 22 1/2 years in prison, call him a 'liar'
FARGO — A man accused of raping and murdering a Fargo woman last spring was sentenced to 22½ years in prison Monday, May 15, in Cass County...
May 15, 2017 - 4:38pm
May 7, 2017
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Dear world; a letter to all of us
Dear women of this world, I know you are tired, overworked and underpaid. I know you carry with you the heartache of trauma; yours and of those...
May 7, 2017 - 12:50pm
April 30, 2017
Conversations about sexual assault have changed, but perceptions about victims persist
GRAND FORKS — She asked for it. It's every boy's dream to date a teacher. He deserves more jail time. Like many sexual assault cases, people...
April 30, 2017 - 6:57am
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 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 5, 2017
Kelly Brevig Column: Be the generation to start a new norm
Growing up in the 1980s, I saw many perks and advancements in technology. It meant that the kitchen phone had one very long cord that could travel...
March 5, 2017 - 8:50am
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
February 9, 2017
Suspect in 5-year-old's kidnapping, murder wants grand jury testimony for defense prep
WALKER, Minn. — The defense attorney for a Coon Rapids man accused in the murder and sexual assault of 5-year-old Alayna Jeanne Ertl last...
February 9, 2017 - 2:14pm
January 6, 2017
Charges: Employee sexually assaulted woman in assisted living facility
PEQUOT LAKES, Minn.—A 59-year-old northern Minnesota man faces six felony criminal sexual conduct charges after he was accused of sexually...
January 6, 2017 - 10:45am
January 1, 2017
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Start having the conversations
The ad says: "Hot sex now, anyway you want it." What it doesn't say is this: women, girls and boys are for sale. Where? Anywhere you want. Why? Because the demand is there, and the profit off of human life and use/reuse is deplorably staggering.
January 1, 2017 - 9:39am
November 5, 2016
State urges medical treatment for sexual assault victims
ST. PAUL -- The number of teenagers seeking treatment at a hospital after being sexually assaulted dropped between 2010 and 2014 in Minnesota, the state health department reported Friday. The overall number of hospital-treated sexual violence cases didn’t change much over the five...
November 5, 2016 - 5:38pm
April 3, 2016
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Giving a voice to sexual violence awareness
The planning committee has been meeting for months. Donations are coming in every day: Minnesota Energy, Arvig, First National Bank of Bemidji, Midco and RP Broadcasting have all committed to being Gold Level Sponsors. North Homes, Otter Tail Power Co. and Arrow Printing Inc. are...
April 3, 2016 - 8:00am
March 10, 2016
Judge denies bail reduction in Fargo sex assault case prosecutor calls 'horrific'
FARGO--A veteran Fargo prosecutor is calling it one of the worst cases of sexual assault he's ever encountered. Speaking at a hearing in Cass County District Court on Wednesday, Assistant State's Attorney Mark Boening told Judge John Irby that bail should remain at $100,000--cash,...
March 10, 2016 - 10:08am
January 25, 2016
Fergus Falls man, 25, sentenced for sexual assault
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. -- A 25-year-old Fergus Falls man was sentenced Friday in Otter Tail County District Court for a year in jail and 10 years of probation for giving the victim alcohol throughout the day on Sept. 1 and then sexually attacking her. Battern allegedly forced her into...
January 25, 2016 - 8:52pm