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Teen severely burned in gas pump fire in Twin Cities suburb
Minnesota lawmakers vow action on rising insulin costs
Victim remembered, suspect jailed in Duluth shooting
County to rework ordinance on tobacco sales
BELTRAMI COUNTY: Levy to increase 5.83 percent; total budget comes in at $87 million
WRESTLING: Jacks fall at Detroit Lakes
Bemidji Nordic skiers notch podium finishes
Twins having important conversations about future during winter meetings
BOYS HOCKEY: Lumberjacks fall to TRF in close finish
GIRLS HOCKEY: BHS cruises past Crookston, 5-1
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Viola DeEtta Smith
Carol J. Pfannenstein
Kay Jeanne (Turner) Bangerter
Growing Together: Is it a Christmas cactus or Thanksgiving cactus?
Fielding Questions: Saving a split tree, response from a concerned reader and more
Kindness is Contagious: How would you react to such a sweet gift?
Ambrosi: Share these easy and delicious gifts from the kitchen
Schlecht: Making conservation work while chasing a lifelong dream
Longtime Star Tribune movie critic resigns following plagiarism allegations
Michelle Obama coming to St. Paul as part of ‘Becoming’ book tour
The 5-day Independent Television Festival is moving to Duluth
Around the Arts, Dec. 9
A little 'Peace on Earth': BSO brings back popular ‘Snowman’ soundtrack as part of holiday concert
Hawk shot with arrow euthanized at U of M Raptor Center
Tighter regulations set for March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
Studying the mallard migration: Cellphone technology helping to gather new information on ducks
Mountain lion found dead near Nimrod in north-central Minnesota
U.S. Customs and Border Protection expands ROAM border crossing app
Minnesota lawmakers vow action on rising insulin costs
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
Tribal energy bill approved by House, awaits president's signature
Congress' $867 billion farm bill is out. Here's what's in it.
Tobacco farmers already switching to hemp, may look at cannabis
Place a Business Announcement
Orlan And Linda Lauderbaugh
Daniel & Bonnie Grundmeier
Ray & Violet Suther
Brian & Debbie Solum
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KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Scrooge, Grinch can teach important lessons
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Timing of Stuff A Truck campaign is crucial to Food Shelf
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February 22, 2018
Bemidji pair faces first-degree drug charges
EDITOR'S NOTE: This story first published in February 2017. BEMIDJI—A pair of Bemidji residents was charged with first-degree controlled...
February 22, 2018 - 7:53pm
Two more arrested after investigation into standoff
EDITOR'S NOTE: This story was originally published in March of 2017. BEMIDJI -- Two people -- one of whom is a juvenile -- were arrested Friday...
January 22, 2018 - 10:26am
January 6, 2018
Hearse stolen from Bemidji funeral home, found burned
EDITOR'S NOTE: This story was originally published on Jan. 5, 2017 BEMIDJI—The owners of a local funeral home started the year with an...
January 6, 2018 - 12:34pm
November 17, 2017
Buyer beware: How data breaches change holiday shopping for consumers
FARGO — While some may be looking for an identity to steal, according to area fraud officers, other holiday shoppers are looking for the best...
November 17, 2017 - 8:15am
November 16, 2017
Crime report for Nov. 15
Sheriff’s Report The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Wednesday: Theft3:08 p.m. Two automotive batteries...
November 16, 2017 - 5:53pm
November 15, 2017
Charges: Botched drug deal led to teen's 'senselesss' fatal hit-and-run in Minn.
ANDOVER, Minn.—A botched drug deal led to the hit-and-run death of a 17-year-old boy in Andover north of the Twin Cities last Friday night,...
November 15, 2017 - 9:56pm
Crime report for Nov. 14
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Tuesday: Assault 4:35 p.m. A 50-year-old male was arrested...
November 15, 2017 - 4:05pm
Four women fought off a robber at a restaurant. 'You guys are crazy,' police told them.
It was a normal early morning at Tony's Breakfast in Northeast Washington on Nov. 7 when, out of nowhere, a man lunged across the counter and...
November 15, 2017 - 3:30pm
California gunman killed wife before rampaging through community, police say
The gunman who rampaged through a Northern California community Tuesday, killing four people and wounding several others as he fired at an elementary...
November 15, 2017 - 1:42pm
November 14, 2017
Minnesota judge sentences California woman for sex trafficking
STILLWATER, Minn. — A California woman who profited from an international sex-trafficking ring that preyed on foreign-born women in Minnesota...
November 14, 2017 - 8:24pm
Suspect charged in Mall of America attack; survivors have deep wounds
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. -- Alexander Sanchez, 19, was trying on pants at Macy’s in the Mall of America on Sunday. When he left the fitting room,...
November 14, 2017 - 6:39pm
Fargo man who scammed Minn. welfare programs out of $300,000 gets 9 years in prison
ST. PAUL -- A North Dakota man who scammed Minnesota welfare programs out of hundreds of thousands of dollars will spend his next several years...
November 14, 2017 - 3:29pm
'He could have blown up the block': Florida police discover booby-trapped SpongeBob lunchbox
"The containers, etc., we pulled out of the DeBary home w/ explosive devices. Many of these contain urine. But he also had all the ingredients...
November 14, 2017 - 2:00pm
Crime report for Nov. 13
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Monday: Burglary 3:31 p.m. Deputies received a report...
November 14, 2017 - 1:38pm
Mexican traffickers make NYC a fentanyl hub
NEW YORK - The middle-aged couple in the station wagon went shopping at a New Jersey Walmart on a warm night in August. They stopped for dinner...
November 14, 2017 - 10:41am