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May 21, 2015
Walker men identified as deceased in shooting
WALKER—The Cass County Sheriff's Office has released the names of two men who died of apparent gunshot wounds near Walker on May 12. According to a release issued Thursday, investigation into the deaths and preliminary autopsy results show the men died of a murder/suicide scenario. The...
May 21, 2015 - 1:18pm
May 14, 2015
Two dead of apparent gunshot wounds in Cass County
BEMIDJI -- The Cass County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the deaths of two men in Onigum near Walker. At 7:18 p.m. Tuesday, the sheriff’s office received a call for medical assistance in the 8700 block of Midway Drive Northwest in Onigum, a small unincorporated community...
May 14, 2015 - 5:57pm
May 3, 2015
Faith in Action receives new office sign
Faith in Action recently received a new blue and burgundy sign to hang outside of the Faith in Action office located at 120 Whipple Ave. E in...
May 3, 2015 - 12:09am
April 25, 2015
Three arrested after narcotics search warrant in Walker
BEMIDJI—Three people were arrested Wednesday after law enforcement executed a search warrant in Walker. The Leech Lake Tribal Police...
April 25, 2015 - 5:25pm
March 7, 2015
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Red Lake's season ends early
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- For the second-straight season, Red Lake High School's girls basketball season came to an abrupt end in the Section 8A tournament. The No.
March 7, 2015 - 4:39pm
February 20, 2015
Eelpout underway in Walker
The annual Eelpout Festival got underway in Walker, Minn., on Friday. The tournament and all the associated fun continues throughout the weekend....
February 20, 2015 - 6:57pm
February 19, 2015
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Poutin’ time: 35th annual Eelpout Festival starts Friday
The 35th annual Eelpout Festival begins Friday on Walker Bay of Leech Lake and runs through Sunday. The festivities are headquartered in City Park in Walker, but the huge number of participants spills over into the motels and restaurants in Bemidji and other surrounding communities....
February 19, 2015 - 2:37pm
February 13, 2015
READER PHOTO: Sunrise near Walker
Reader Traci Cloud sent in this photo Thursday of a sunrise near Walker. Send in your photos to email@example.com.
February 13, 2015 - 9:25am
January 16, 2015
Two rescued from partially submerged truck on Leech Lake
BEMIDJI -- Two people were rescued from a partially submerged vehicle on Leech Lake on Friday morning. The Cass County Sheriff's...
January 16, 2015 - 6:00pm
July 17, 2014
Rock on!: 23rd annual Moondance Jam draws thousands
WALKER -- For Jim Packard, the annual Moondance Jam is more than just music and camping. The Watertown, S.D., man has been coming to...
July 17, 2014 - 8:13pm
June 28, 2014
Nolan blazes his own campaign trail: Congressman talks Mills, oil transportation and Polymet during stop in Walker
WALKER -- Rick Nolan did some literal trailblazing while on the campaign trail Saturday. U.S. Congressman Nolan donned work gloves...
June 28, 2014 - 3:06pm
April 23, 2014
Area businesses fined by MPCA
BEMIDJI -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency recently concluded 60 enforcement cases in 41 counties throughout Minnesota during the first quarter of 2014. Penalties from all 60 cases totaled just under $345,000. Several area companies were assessed fines as a result of the...
April 23, 2014 - 4:10pm
April 22, 2014
Nolan talks economics, tribal issues in Walker visit
WALKER -- With more campaign cash than his opponent, U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan took advantage of Congress' Easter break to visit constituents back...
April 22, 2014 - 7:30pm
March 7, 2014
Past chairman and Leech Lake elder dies
WALKER -- An elder member of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe has taken the next step in life’s journey. Eli Hunt, 60, of Walker passed away on Wednesday. Hunt served as tribal chairman for the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe in Cass Lake in the late 1990s and early 2000s before vacating...
March 7, 2014 - 5:58pm
December 27, 2013
Officials warn of bank scam in Walker
BELTRAMI COUNTY -- The Beltrami County dispatch center has received numerous phone calls regarding text messages sent to cell phones saying that a person's bank account has been compromised and asking people to call a specific number.
December 27, 2013 - 1:42pm