US No Longer Seeking Death for Man Convicted in Sjodin Case

U.S. prosecutors said Tuesday that they will no longer seek the death penalty for a Minnesota man already on death row but awaiting resentencing for the kidnapping and...

Six-Year-Old Boy Dies After Falling Through Ice West of Finlayson

A six-year-old boy died after falling through ice and drowning west of Finlayson. According to the press release, the Aitkin County Sheriff’s Department received a...

Update: Bemidji State University to Enact Staff Layoffs

Update: Bemidji State University is now saying that 23 employees will be laid off, including five pre-tenure faculty members. The move comes after 17 BSU employees and...

Cass Lake Man Arrested After Train Strikes Truck in Hubbard County

A vehicle collision involving a train in Hubbard County has lead to the arrest of a Cass Lake man. According to a press release from the Hubbard County Sheriff’s...

State Legislators Learn from Sovereignty Day at the Minnesota Capitol

Most business at the state Capitol was put on hold yesterday as the House and Senate both took part in Sovereignty Day. It’s a day that is set aside to celebrate...