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Minn. vice principal arrested on suspicion of soliciting a child for sex
Homelessness in the Becker, Otter Tail County area hard on elderly
MN man accused of following woman, girl for more than 20 miles
PHS students perform in Chicago festival
MN mom with history of mental illness gets prison for poisoning baby
Bluejays end Raiders’ season in consolation semis
Fergus Falls advances to Minnesota Class 3A boys fifth-place game
Breckenridge falls to New Richland-H-E-G
Goodhue takes down LP-A Raiders for second straight year
Minnesota Boys State Basketball Tournament--Thursday action
Marjorie Ann Fraki
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Must be ‘ruff’: The Backyard now pampering dogs and cats with full-service grooming salon
Rumors of sporting goods store opening in Perham 'absolutely false'
Blandin Foundation awards broadband grant to Otter Tail County for feasibility study
New kid on the (cheese) block: Bongards store opening Thursday in Perham
Mexican restaurant, Los Jalapeno Taqueria in Perham now open
Two local veterans receive Quilts of Valor quilts
New board members elected to The Bridge Community Pantry
Otter Tail County women who died within days of each other were related
'How beautiful the brain is': Perham woman and crash survivor, Kellie Smith, reaches out to others like her with new brain injury support group
PHS students collecting change for food pantry
Movies can transport viewers to new heights
Two Perham fellas help one damsel in distress
Letter to the Editor: Sazamas offer thanks for neighbors' generosity
Letter to the Editor: Sunday liquor sales resolution based on rhetoric
Guest Editorial: Don't believe your lying eyes, just believe us (wah-ha-ha!)
A contest for real saps: Vergas' Maple Syrup Festival to include tasting competition
Giggles, games and goodies: St. Henry's Fun Fair
WE Fest lineup announced for Aug. 3-5 DL music fest
Lakes Area Home and Cabin Show starts Friday
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
October 14, 2013
VIDEO: Bemidji State Football: NCAA Division II "Week of Wishes" with Bo Lauderbaugh
BEMIDJI —The Bemidji State football team took an active role in the "Week of Wishes" campaign, an initiative led by NCAA Division II and the Make-A-Wish program. The team named Bo Lauderbaugh, of Bemidji, an honorary captain/player for the weekend. He led the team out on the...
October 14, 2013 - 11:43am
October 10, 2013
Keillor to bring 'Prairie Home Companion' to Bemidji
BEMIDJI — ‘A Prairie Home Companion’ has a weekly audience of nearly 4 million, and on Nov. 9, roughly 300 of them will be listening live...
October 10, 2013 - 9:06am
August 1, 2013
Body found after apparent hit-and-run
BEMIDJI -- Police are investigating the death of a 25-year-old Bemidji man after a newspaper carrier found what authorities said was Christopher...
August 1, 2013 - 9:52am
March 22, 2013
Two Cass Lake residents arrested on murder charges
BEMIDJI – Two Cass Lake residents have been arrested on murder charges after police responded to a large brawl in Ten Lakes Township Thursday...
March 22, 2013 - 1:06pm
December 31, 2009
Bemidji man leads police on high-speed chase
BEMIDJI - A Bemidji man was charged Wednesday in connection with what authorities called a dangerous high-speed chase through north-central Minnesota on Monday. Dakota Kalob Medicine, 18, was charged in Beltrami County District Court with felony third-degree burglary, theft of a...
December 31, 2009 - 9:51am
December 14, 2009
DNR: Bemidji cougar's origin still unknown
PARK RAPIDS -- DNA testing continues on a young male cougar killed by a car Sept. 18 in Bemidji, but early indications may be that a stranger...
December 14, 2009 - 1:49pm
Bemidji crime lab shows lag
MOORHEAD -- Moorhead police are still waiting for final forensic results in the fatal shooting in June of 17-year-old Joel LaFromboise, delaying the investigation's outcome. Waiting half a year has frustrated authorities and the boy's family, as the public knows little more now than...
December 14, 2009 - 7:06am
December 4, 2009
Crash south of Bemidji kills 2
PARK RAPIDS -- A Hubbard County employee was one of two men killed at the scene of a collision Thursday afternoon in Farden Township in northeastern...
December 4, 2009 - 1:05pm
November 27, 2009
Bemidji State takes on No. 1 Miami in men's hockey
BEMIDJI -- Two weeks ago, Bemidji men's hockey head coach Tom Serratore said the eyes of the hockey community across the state were on the Beavers...
November 27, 2009 - 11:35am
November 6, 2009
Bemidji-area deer numbers may be down
BEMIDJI -- Deer hunters in the Bemidji area may see fewer deer this season in some areas. "We have brought down the deer density in unit No. 184 quite a bit over the years," said Area Wildlife Supervisor Shelley Gorham with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. Wildlife...
November 6, 2009 - 1:57pm
November 2, 2009
Bemidji accussed of racist hiring practices in new arena construction
BEMIDJI -- The city of Bemedji didn't follow affirmative action laws in hiring workers for the Bemidji Regional Event Center, according to accusations in a civil lawsuit filed a week ago in Beltrami County District Court. Also named in the lawsuit are the state Department of Employment...
November 2, 2009 - 6:44am
October 26, 2009
Veterans home in Beltrami County faces hard sell
BEMIDJI -- Ranking 10th in a state report of needed veterans facilities means a hard sell ahead for supporters of a Northern Minnesota Veterans Home in Beltrami County. "There has to be a convergence of the political will and the public will for this to happen," Beltrami County Commissioner...
October 26, 2009 - 9:34am
October 20, 2009
Man shot today in rural Beltrami County
SHOOKS, Minn. - A 27-year-old man was shot Tuesday in Shooks Township in Beltrami County. According to a press release from the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office: The Sheriff's Office responded to a residence and found the man, who has not been identified, suffering from a gun-shot...
October 20, 2009 - 2:16pm
October 14, 2009
Hunter lost near Bemidji found and was treated for frostbite, hypothermia
BEMIDJI - A Puposky, Minn., hunter is being treated for frostbite and hypopthermia at North Country Regional Hospital in Bemidji after being lost in Quiring Township, Beltrami County Sheriff Phil Hodapp said in a news release. At about 3:30 a.m.
October 14, 2009 - 2:06pm
October 9, 2009
Area hunting accident prompts airlift to Minneapolis hospital
A 23-year-old Anoka man is in stable condition after an apparent accidental shooting while hunting grouse in Beltrami County, officials said. According to the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office, the shooting occurred in the unorganized townships area north of Fourtown, Minn.
October 9, 2009 - 9:08am