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Man missing following Fish Hook Lake accident identified
Tornado captured on video near Beltrami, Minn.
Kid’s Kitchen scheduled
Cass Lake Lions Club pancake breakfast
Lions pancake dinner supports BSU track program
BOYS SOCCER: Wet, wild home opener ends in 4-0 BHS win
CROSS COUNTRY: Experienced Lumberjacks running down another shot at state
GIRLS SOCCER: Bemidji squeaks past Cathedral, 1-0 (PHOTO GALLERY)
TENNIS: Bemidji sweeps Hibbing, Perham
SWIMMING: BHS takes fifth place at Willmar in opener
Madeline D. Boswell
Albert Franklin "Dix" Coffin
Karen (Vogel) Severson
Stephen Michael Jackelen
Stephen Alexander Vencel
Cyndi Fenske: Goings on at the library in September
John Eggers: Find first day teacher success
MASTER GARDENERS: Slipping is not just for winter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The infinite nature of truth and reconciliation
John Eggers: Delight in the dog days of August
ART BRIEFS - SUNDAY AUG. 28
Patt Rall: Much music in Bemidj this week
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Punk’s Dead: SLC Punk 2’
Inspired and inspiring: Big Daddy Weave takes the stage tonight at Sanford Center
Art briefs: Sunday Aug. 21
FISH TALES: Jude Hicks on Lake Marquette
Blane Klemek: Observations on the American crow
FISH TALES: Gunner Ganske on Swenson Lake
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Caution needed to prevent spread of invasive species
DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
Lorraine Peck birthday
Edwina Batchelder birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Many stepped forward to clean up cemetery
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why do women wear high-heel shoes?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reporters struggle to deal with Trump
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Survey is next step for Bemidji YMCA project
Faith Hensrud: Moving forward at BSU and NTC with a focus on student success
January 21, 2015
Cass Lake man sentenced to five years in prison
BEMIDJI -- A Cass Lake man who shot a White Earth man in the leg in September was convicted Tuesday in Beltrami County District Court of felony...
January 21, 2015 - 5:12pm
December 18, 2014
Cass Lake man enters guilty plea in shooting
BEMIDJI -- A Cass Lake man charged with felony assault and possession of an assault weapon has pleaded guilty in Beltrami County District Court. Dwight Thomas Jones, 38, is charged with one count of second-degree assault and one count of possession of a pistol/assault weapon for...
December 18, 2014 - 11:01pm
December 15, 2014
Bemidji man enters not guilty plea in Eckles Township shooting
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man who allegedly shot a 17-year-old girl in July entered a not guilty plea Friday in Beltrami County District Court. Chad Eric Pickering, 40, is charged with felony first-degree premeditated attempted murder.
December 15, 2014 - 8:14pm
October 6, 2014
Cass Lake men appear in Beltrami County Court after shooting
BEMIDJI -- Dwight Jones and Cory Jones made their initial appearances Monday in Beltrami County District Court since their involvement in a recent shooting incident near Cass Lake. Dwight Thomas Jones, 37, and Cory J. Walter Jones, 26, both of Cass Lake, were identified by a witness...
October 6, 2014 - 8:11pm
July 30, 2014
Suspect in Mendota Heights cop killing arrested after shootout in St. Paul
Mara H. Gottfried, Tad Vezner, Nick Ferraro and Sarah Horner St. Paul Pioneer Press ST. PAUL —A routine traffic stop midday Wednesday ended...
July 30, 2014 - 10:58pm
At candlelight vigil and in words, slain officer mourned
Sarah Horner and Nick Ferraro St. Paul Pioneer Press WEST ST. PAUL — Hundreds of people paid their respects Wednesday evening at a candlelight...
July 30, 2014 - 10:54pm
July 29, 2014
UPDATE: High-speed chase in Bemidji ends in fatality
BEMIDJI -- A high-speed pursuit through Bemidji ended in a fatality this afternoon. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is investigating the pursuit and shooting. The driver was found with a single gunshot wound and pronounced dead at the scene on Division Street and Hidden...
July 29, 2014 - 11:16am
July 24, 2014
Bail set for man who shot 17-year-old girl Monday
BEMIDJI -- Bail has been set at $1 million for a man who shot a 17-year-old girl three times in Eckles Township on Monday night. Chad Eric Pickering, 40, of Bemidji, was arraigned Wednesday in Beltrami County Court on one count of felony first-degree attempted murder. Judge John...
July 24, 2014 - 3:22pm
July 23, 2014
UPDATE: Girl injured in Eckles Township shooting Monday, suspect in custody
BEMIDJI -- A 17-year-old girl was shot in Eckles Township Monday night. The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office confirmed the shooting Tuesday morning. The Beltrami County dispatch center received a 911 call at approximately 10 p.m. from the 17-year-old female. She said she had been...
July 23, 2014 - 2:22pm
June 26, 2014
Area shooters advance to state tournament
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Trap and Skeet Club recently hosted the Minnesota Trapshooting Association Northern Zone shoot. The event attracted 70 shooters and several area shooters advanced to the state meet which will be July 7-13 in Alexandria. The events champions included: Northern...
June 26, 2014 - 10:34pm
June 10, 2014
SHOOTING: Todavich, Perkins to compete at state clay target tournament
ALEXANDRIA — Chase Todavich and Seth Perkins will represent the Bemidji clay target team at next weekend’s state meet in Prior Lake. Todavich and Perkins earned their state berths by placing first and second during the weekly conference shoots. At Monday’s Minnesota State High...
June 10, 2014 - 11:22pm
April 29, 2014
Six injured, suspect dead in shooting at FedEx facility in Georgia
ATLANTA, April 29 (Reuters) -- Six people were hurt in a shooting at a FedEx Corp facility at a suburban Atlanta airport early on Tuesday, and the suspected shooter died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said. An active shooter was reported at the facility in...
April 29, 2014 - 1:35pm
April 2, 2014
Shooting at Fort Hood in Texas leaves several people dead, 14 injured
AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - Several people were killed and at least 14 injured on Wednesday when a gunman opened fire at a U.S. Army base in Fort...
April 2, 2014 - 9:39pm
February 26, 2014
Suspects identified in Alexandria shooting
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Two people involved in a shootout with a Douglas County sheriff’s deputy before they were found dead near here on Monday were from Fargo, the Ramsey County Medical Examiner said. Katie Ray Christopherson, 29, and Devin Blowers, 24, both died of gunshot...
February 26, 2014 - 3:47pm
February 25, 2014
Deputy shot, two suspects dead in Douglas County
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A Douglas County Sheriff's deputy was shot and two suspects were found dead Monday night in an incident that began with a report of a suspicious vehicle. The sheriff's office received a call about the vehicle at 9:17 p.m. Monday. A deputy responded and made...
February 25, 2014 - 9:42am