Community Planting Helps Diversify Bemidji’s Landscape

“Our mission involves art, music and community and this is firmly in that camp of community, community building and improving our community,” said Headwaters...

Challengers Take On The Paul Bunyan Extreme Race

For some who live an active lifestyle, running a 5k might be an enjoyable way to spend a Saturday, but more intense athletes who enjoy a physical challenge might have...

Community Spotlight: Beltrami County Relay For Life

The atmosphere is comparable to a carnival, with booths, games, food, and a lot of walking. For over 20 years, the Beltrami County Relay For Life has been the Bemidji...

Brandon Bjerknes Court Appearance Rescheduled

The former Bemidji Middle School assistant principal charged with federal sex crimes including child pornography did not appear in the Beltrami County Courthouse on July...

Beltrami County Deputy Sheriff And Paramedic Couple Honored

Beltrami County Deputy Sheriff Jeff Roberts and his wife Linda were honored by the Wyoming Highway Patrol Association at a ceremony recently held at the Beltrami County...

Man Arrested After Garrison Burglary

A 34-year-old man is in jail today after he unlawfully entered a home, stole items, and attempted to steal a car in Garrison on Sunday morning, according to a release...

Carjacking Suspect Dead After Officer-Involved Shooting In East-Central Minnesota

HARRIS, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say a carjacking suspect is dead after an officer-involved shooting in east-central Minnesota and his young daughter who was in the car...

Minnesota May See End To Measles Outbreak This Month

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota health officials may call an end to the state’s measles outbreak if no new cases arise by the end of the month. Minnesota Public...

Famed Mariucci Arena Changing Its Name

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The University of Minnesota is renaming Mariucci Arena as part of a sponsorship deal with 3M. The university’s home of men’s hockey will...

Nolan Gets Hearing On Bill To Push Through PolyMet Land Swap

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan gets a hearing this week on his bill to push through a land exchange needed for the proposed PolyMet copper-nickel mine in...

Brainerd Woman Injured In Bemidji Crash

A 31-year-old woman was injured on Saturday afternoon after a car crash in Bemidji, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Martha Pink, 31, of Brainerd, was driving a...

Man Injured In Crash That Killed Two Horses

Two horses are dead after a car struck them in westbound lanes of Highway 210 in Hewitt late on Saturday night, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. David Schetnan,...