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On the rotorwings of angels: Reporter takes flight with Life Link III
Minnesota heroin dealer found guilty in first of 4 deaths
Residents of halfway house found two men dead from overdoses - their drug counselors
Minnesota lawmakers plan to wrap up special session Thursday as hundreds protest
Fans gather to celebrate Dylan’s 75th birthday at his childhood home in Duluth
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Bemidji lacrosse in action
Twins' Hughes may not miss many games
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Blue Ox win season opener
A family tradition: Three generations of racers still competing at Bemidji Speedway
Beverley Ann Wagner
Vernon Vanden Berg
Zachary Lee Aurand
Knute C. Naastad
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?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Who is JFK?
PRIME TIME: Butterflies and beauties at the SAC
REVIEW: ‘Fargo’ Season Three, Episode Six: The Lord Of No Mercy
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
PATT RALL COLUMN: Spring flowers abound around the arts
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Rain gardens offer many advantages
FISH TALES: Gene Erickson on Cass Lake
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Squirrels are common but still fascinating creatures
FISHING: Gary Newell tournament Saturday
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Best walleye fishing still ahead of us
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Grossell should spend time working to fund education for all
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: First responders deserve our thanks
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Thief River Falls
November 2, 2016
Thief River Falls man gets 68 months for role in fatal meth-fueled wreck
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. -- A Thief River Falls man was sentenced to serve more than five years in state prison for his role in a May 2015 crash that killed a Warren man. Scott Wayne Srnsky, 42, was convicted of criminal vehicular manslaughter, a felony, in August for the death of...
November 2, 2016 - 10:00am
October 21, 2016
Thief River Falls man pleads guilty in birthday shooting case
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- A Thief River Falls man has pleaded guilty to shooting another man during a birthday party in rural Pennington County, Minn. Three days after his trial started, Trevor Lee Brown, 24, ended more than a year of court filings and delays by pleading guilty Friday,...
October 21, 2016 - 4:19pm
October 18, 2016
Man charged with trying to set son on fire accused of choking girlfriend, prompting hours-long standoff
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. -- A Thief River Falls man accused of trying to set his son on fire now faces charges after police say he choked and...
October 18, 2016 - 4:48pm
Freedom Ride on Wednesday in honor of Seurer
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- A Freedom Ride in honor of Larry Lee Seurer Jr. will held Wednesday beginning at Johnson Funeral Service, 420 N Labree Ave. in Thief River Falls.Seurer, a former Bemidji resident, died in a motorcycle accident Oct. 13, and his family said they wanted to invite...
October 18, 2016 - 6:40am
October 11, 2016
Bus rerouted before vehicle fatally struck boy near Thief River Falls
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. -- The tragic death of a 7-year-old Thief River Falls boy is still being investigated, but a new report by Thief River...
October 11, 2016 - 10:40am
October 6, 2016
7-year-old Thief River Falls student killed crossing road to get on school bus
A 7-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle and killed while waiting for the school bus early Thursday morning 12 miles south of Thief River Falls....
October 6, 2016 - 2:59pm
September 3, 2016
Victim named in shooting involving National Guard member: Link between two men still unknown
ALBERT LEA, Minn. -- A Freeborn County man investigators said was shot to death by a National Guard member based in Thief River Falls, Minn.,...
September 3, 2016 - 3:20am
July 25, 2016
UPDATED: 2 dead, 4 injured in Thief River Falls crash Saturday
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. - Two people are dead and others injured after a two-vehicle crash that involved six people on Saturday, July 23, in Pennington County. Michael Buckley, 33, of Fargo, and Amber Danzeisen, 25, of West Fargo, were killed when the 2000 Toyota Camry Buckley was...
July 25, 2016 - 9:23am
July 19, 2016
Boy dies after being struck by truck in Thief River Falls
THIEF RIVER FALLS — A 14-year-old boy died after being hit by a vehicle Monday evening in Thief River Falls. Gannon Allen Hejlik, 14, was riding his bicycle through an intersection when he was fatally struck by a truck driven by Tammy Martha Johnson, 52, Thief River Falls, according...
July 19, 2016 - 1:55pm
June 15, 2016
Arctic Cat wins $46.7 million in patent lawsuit
THIEF RIVER FALLS—A federal judge in Florida awarded Arctic Cat, the manufacturer of all-terrain vehicles and snowmobiles with a plant in Thief River Falls, $46.7 million in damages in a patent dispute with Bombardier Recreational Products, Arctic Cat said this week. RELATED: Arctic...
June 15, 2016 - 4:35pm
March 25, 2016
Man sentenced to 7 years in prison for robbing Thief River Falls gas station with machete
THIEF RIVER FALLS—A 38-year-old man was sentenced Monday to seven years in prison for robbing a Thief River Falls gas station with a machete last summer. Adrian Daniel Staples, Thief River Falls, was charged in Pennington County District Court with aggravated robbery and felon in...
March 25, 2016 - 11:58am
January 19, 2016
SWIMMING AND DIVING: Bemidji bests Thief River Falls, 143-38
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji High School boys swimming and diving team defeated Thief River Falls 143-38 in a dual meet Tuesday night at BHS. Lumberjack...
January 19, 2016 - 11:31pm
December 8, 2015
BOYS HOCKEY: Bemidji wins big at Thief River Falls
THIEF RIVER FALLS — The Bemidji High School boys’ hockey team remains unbeaten after the Lumberjacks walked away with a 7-3 road win over...
December 8, 2015 - 11:41pm
November 14, 2015
Thief River Falls official offered Willmar City Council administrator job
WILLMAR, Minn. -- The Willmar City Council voted unanimously Friday to offer the city administrator’s job to Thief River Falls City Administrator Larry Kruse and authorized search consultant Gary Weiers to negotiate a contract. The council set the salary range at $115,000 to $135,000....
November 14, 2015 - 12:56pm
November 6, 2015
PROWLERS TAKE BEMIDJI: After winning state title for TRF, freshmen Bergland, Marolt thriving for BSU
BEMIDJI — Before they arrived at Bemidji State, Thief River Falls natives Emily Bergland and Sylvia Marolt’s only experience with head coach...
November 6, 2015 - 12:16pm