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Rare second set of triplets a surprise for ND rancher
Filings close with three new candidates
5-year-old fighting for life after tragic farm accident
Swenson named Tribune publisher
Strong schedule continues for Perham tennis with defeat to Bemidji
Yellowjackets battle at Hi-10 Tournament
2016 Hall of Fame inductees announced
Dickerson, Covington win time trials
‘Jackets practice under the lights
Bernard "Bernie" V. Dulski
Don Robert Schnoor, Jr.
Conrad Lynn Johnsen
Harry Paul Cornell
Third annual Never Give Up 5K coming to Frazee
Rody Luverne Ehnert
Grayson Christian Hahn
Owen David Hendrickx
Morgan Grace Maijala
State recommends 70 percent cut in Otter Tail Power's proposed rate increase
Schoeneberger Funeral Home to build, relocate in 2017
Two businesses move into former Perham bakery building
Two OTC dairy farms honored for superior cow care
Whisk from Scratch officially opens
LTE:Letter presented to OTC commissioners on Star Lake Casino
Be safe on county highways over Labor Day
Debbie's Digest: Change is just a part of life
Ban smoking in rental housing
LTE: Foster Grandparent program designed for older volunteers
Author to read, sign book in Wadena
Heartland Symphony Orchestra celebrates 40 years of classical music
New York Mills festival an immersion in Finnish culture
Beauty of lakes part of fishing in Otter Tail County
Richville plans summer fun events
July 17, 2014
Stingers move into first place with three wins
MOORHEAD — The Perham Stingers improved to 18-9 overall after three wins and are ranked as the number one seed as the regular season winds down to Thursday’s finale. Perham got their trio of wins started in wacky fashion with a doubleheader scheduled at Moorhead. Only one...
July 17, 2014 - 12:29pm
June 11, 2014
Bemidji teacher denies charge of having sex with student
BEMIDJI, Minn. - A teacher at Voyageurs Expeditionary School in Bemidji has pleaded not guilty to having sex with one of his students. Paul Joseph Johnson, 48, of Backus, is accused of having a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old girl. Johnson taught math at the school for...
June 11, 2014 - 10:36am
April 2, 2014
Hein brothers begin spring football schedule at BSU
BEMIDJI — The BSU football team, including center Jesse Hein and quarterback Jordan Hein, began spring ball Sunday. The Beavers will utilize the new turf at Chet Anderson Stadium to get outside for their 15 spring practices, culminating with the annual Youth Football Clinic and...
April 2, 2014 - 7:40am
March 25, 2014
Hurley wins 800 and 1,600m, named MVP at Paul Bunyan Classic
BEMIDJI — Perham senior Keeghan Hurley got his track season off in mid-season form winning the 800 and 1,600m runs and being named most valuable player at the Paul Bunyan Classic track and field meet Tuesday. Hurley won the 800m in a time of 2:06.29. Miguel Perez of East Grand...
March 25, 2014 - 10:04pm
Lady Jackets sweep weekend, Von Ruden on a roll
PERHAM — The Perham girls basketball team won their second game in two nights and Ella Von Ruden recorded her second consecutive double-double as the Yellowjackets improved to 7-8 overall with a 56-46 victory over Melrose (7-6). "It was a game of runs, basically where we would...
January 25, 2014 - 1:21pm
January 11, 2014
Swimmers place sixth at Bemidji
BEMIDJI — Jayden Cullen won the 200-freestyle and was runner-up in the 100-free to lead Perham to a sixth place finish at Bemidji Friday. Cullen defeated 27 other swimmers with a time of 1:53:53 to win the 200. His time of 52.50 was only bested by Grand Rapids’ Matt Allison...
January 11, 2014 - 1:23pm
January 3, 2014
Bemidji teacher arrested on sex crime charges
BEMIDJI -- A teacher at a Bemidji charter school has been arrested and faces sex crime charges. Paul Johnson, 48, was arrested on Wednesday and faces charges of third degree criminal sexual conduct, according to records at the Beltrami County Jail. Johnson is a math teacher...
January 3, 2014 - 10:03am
December 13, 2013
Jordan Hein to transfer from UNI to Bemidji State University
PERHAM, Minn. – Northern Iowa quarterback Jordan Hein of Perham, Minn., is transferring to NCAA Division II Bemidji State, he told the Forum...
December 13, 2013 - 10:28pm
SUV goes through ice on Lake Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- You could almost hear the “I told you so” in Sheriff Phil Hodapp’s voice Thursday morning. He warned last week that the ice...
December 13, 2013 - 1:25pm
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