Pierz Superintendent Responds To DWI Charges

Pierz Schools Superintendent George Weber is expressing remorse after being arrested and charged with two counts of 3rd degree DWI. Weber was arrested early Monday...

Pierz Schools Superintendent Charged With DWI

Pierz Schools Superintendent George Weber is charged with two counts of 3rd degree DWI after he was stopped while driving the wrong direction on Highway 371 in Fort...

Diocese of Crookston Reaches $5 Million Settlement

CROOKSTON, Minn. (AP) — The Diocese of Crookston has reached a $5 million settlement with 15 people who were children when they were sexually abused by priests. As part...

Three Missing Tennessee Children Found Safe Near Motley

WALKER, Minn. (AP) — The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation says three young children who were the subject of an Endangered Child Alert have been found in northern...
Shannon “Opie” Barron

Red Lake Conservation Officer Dies While Responding To Call

The Red Lake Nation is mourning the death of one of its conservation officers. Shannon “Opie” Barron, 48, died late last night after suffering a medical emergency shortly...

Escaped Inmate Remains Free From Custody

A prisoner who escaped from custody outside of Bemidji’s Sanford Hospital remains on the run tonight. According to an official with the Red Lake Detention Center, Adam...

Bemidji Day Care Provider’s License Suspended

The Minnesota Department of Human Services has suspended the license for a Bemidji family child care center. The daycare is licensed to Carla Patch and Shawna Johnson and...

Updated: Human Remains Found Near Bemidji

Press release from Beltrami County Sheriff Ernie Beitel: FEBRUARY 6, 2019- BEMIDJI, MN: On Monday, February 4, 2019 at approximately 11:00 AM, the Beltrami Coun...

Updated (9:30 p.m.) School Closures

Closing on Tuesday (January 29)  Bagley Bemidji Blackduck Clearbrook-Gonvick Fosston Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Trek North Schoolcraft Learning Community St. Philip’s...

Brainerd Man Dies In New Mexico Avalanche

A Brainerd man has died from injuries suffered after being caught in an avalanche in New Mexico last Thursday. Family members say Corey Borg died on Saturday.  He was one...

[Updated] Police Seek Suspect In Fatal Shooting In Hibbing

HIBBING, Minn. (AP) — Police are searching for a suspect after a fatal shooting in Hibbing. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension says officers responded to 911...

Five Charged In Alcohol-Related Death At BSU

Five men have been charged with furnishing alcohol to individuals under the age of 21 in connection with a large party that was held in Bemidji on the night a 19-year old...