Tribe Members Plan To Fish Day Before Opener

Tribal members from two Minnesota reservations plan to fish with spears and gill nets to call attention to fishing rights they believe were guaranteed by a treaty signed...

Former BSU Employee Charged With Felony Fraud

A former physical plant manager at Bemidji State University has been charged with felony financial card fraud. Jeff Sande, 66, was charged today in Beltrami County Court...

Fire At Downtown Bemidji Building

Quick action by Bemidji firefighters helped prevent a structure fire from spreading to other buildings in downtown Bemidji this afternoon. Bemidji Fire Chief Dave Hoefer...

Ironton Man Convicted Of Child Pornography Charges

A federal jury has found an Ironton man guilty of distribution, receipt and possession of child pornography. Roger Erik Splettstoeszer, 53, was charged in a six-count...

Man Convicted In Rose Downwind Murder Case To Be Resentenced

A Bemidji man who was sentenced to almost 17 years in prison for aiding an offender in connection with the murder of a Bemidji woman is entitled to a new sentencing....

Bemidji Man Charged With 1st Degree Arson

A Bemidji man was charged on Thursday with arson for allegedly starting a fire at a house located just north of Bemidji. Damian Patrick Joseph Smith, 20, made his first...

Bjerknes State Sentencing Hearing Continued To February

The former Bemidji Middle School principal who pleaded guilty in state court to four felonies for posing as a teenage boy online while having sexual conversations with...

Salmonella Scare Forces Temporary Closure Of Bemidji Burger Kings

State health officials have forced the temporary closure of two Bemidji Burger King restaurants. Doug Schultz from the Minnesota Health Department tells Lakeland News...

Search For Missing Red Lake Fishermen Continues

The search continues for two missing fishermen on Red Lake. The Red Lake Department of Public Safety reports it did not have any success locating either Deland Beaulieu,...

Home Falls On And Kills Blackduck Man

One person died and two others were injured when a small house that was being moved onto a foundation in rural Kelliher fell and trapped one of the workers under it. A...

Eelpout Festival Considering Move To Bemidji

After 39 years in Walker, Eelpout Festival organizers are considering a move to Bemidji. Eelpout officials have submitted an application to Beltrami County for approval...

Koochiching County Abduction Suspect Arrested Near Bemidji

*Press release from Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office On Friday, September 1, 2017 approximately 7:06 PM, Beltrami County Deputies assisted the Koochiching County...

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