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  1. North-central Minnesota man charged with murdering his motherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... of fifth-degree assault after an incident at a Bena business in late November. Bena is located 35 miles east of Bemidji on the Leech Lake Reservation. According to court documents, deputies responded to the residence Nov. 28 and found a woman, later ...

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  2. North-central Minnesota man charged with murdering his motherRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    ... of fifth-degree assault after an incident at a Bena business in late November. Bena is located 35 miles east of Bemidji on the Leech Lake Reservation. According to court documents, deputies responded to the residence Nov. 28 and found a woman, later ...

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  3. Minnesota taxidermist sees increase in demandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 8 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Minnesota Public Radio reports that Tony Petrie of Bemidji works as a sergeant in the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office, but practices taxidermy in his spare time. Petrie's European mount taxidermy approach involves stripping an animal to its core to clean its skull.

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  4. Vietnam vet bequeaths $2.8M for future veterans homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Finance and Commerce

    ... in 2021 if all goes as planned. Besides Montevideo, the state Veterans Affairs Department is planning new homes in Bemidji and Preston. In August, the State Designer Selection Board selected St. Paul-based Wold Architects and Engineers to design all ...

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  5. Welcome back, John PersellRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | City Pages

    ... speeches or votes while wearing a bolo tie and/or a silver pendant over his breast pocket didn't hurt. The people of Bemidji and Leech Lake (where Persell's wife is an Ojibwe band member) have, for their own good, picked Persell, a water quality ...

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  6. Recount: Persell wins Minnesota House seat in Bemidji areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | WXOW-TV La Crosse

    Persell had eight more votes that Republican state Rep. Matt Bliss going into Monday's recount. After the recount, Persell had an 11-vote lead over Bliss.

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  7. Recount: Democrat Wins Minnesota House Seat in Bemidji AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | WDIO

    Persell had eight more votes that Republican state Rep. Matt Bliss going into Monday's recount. After the recount, Persell had an 11-vote lead over Bliss.

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  8. 5 charged in 19-year-old's fatal fall from BSU dormRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Valley News Live

    The Beltrami County Attorney's Office charged five young men in connection with a large party in the county on Sept. 29. According to the charges, the young men threw a party and provided alcohol to Isaac Jon Morris of Cokato, Minnesota, even though he wasn't 21. Bemidji Police say Morris accidently fell from a seventh floor window of Tamarack Hall after drinking alcohol at a large off campus party.

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  9. Whata s New In The Community a " December 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | The Circle

    ... all. The 2018 Bush Prize Native American organization winners are: Northwest Indian Community Development Center, Bemidji MN ($500,000); and Native American Community Board, Yankton, SD ($182,000). Bush Prize winners receive a package that includes ...

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  10. 5 charged with providing alcohol to teen in fatal fall from Bemidji State dormRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Star Tribune

    The Beltrami County prosecutors say they've charged five people in connection with the death of a teen who fell from the seventh floor of a Bemidji State University dormitory. The county attorney's office says five men have been charged with two gross misdemeanor counts of furnishing alcohol to a minor.

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  11. Five charged with providing alcohol to teen in fatal fall from Bemidji State dormRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Star Tribune

    Beltrami County prosecutors have charged five men in connection with the September death of a 19-year-old who fell from the seventh floor of a dormitory at Bemidji State University. The Beltrami County Attorney's Office announced Friday that each of the men have been charged with gross misdemeanors for providing alcohol to minors.

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  12. 5 charged with providing alcohol to teen in fatal fall in BemidjiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | KSTP

    Nineteen-year-old Isaac Jon Morris, of Cokato, died of head trauma in a fall at Tamarack Hall Sept. 30. The Beltrami County prosecutors say they've charged five people in connection with the death of a teen who fell to his death from the seventh floor of a Bemidji State University dormitory.

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  13. Man killed by Bemidji police, officers identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 2 | Star Tribune

    The man who was shot and killed by police during a traffic stop in Bemidji on Wednesday night has been identified. The names of the two officers who discharged their firearms during the incident were also identified: Officer Bidal Duran, who has been with the Bemidji Police Department for six years and Deputy Brandon Newhouse, who has been with the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office for two years.

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  14. Storm QB is Times' Football Player of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | St. Cloud Times

    ... lead Sauk Rapids to the state tournament last March. Colleges are interested. He has an offer from Division II Bemidji State and is seriously considering it. He's also making an official recruiting visit to Southwest Minnesota State and may make ...

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  15. BCA releases names in officer-related shooting in Bemidji; group marches in protestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension confirmed Friday, Nov. 30, that Vernon May, 34, of Red Lake, was the man local law enforcement officials shot and killed Wednesday night during a traffic stop in Bemidji. In addition to confirming May as the individual who died, the BCA also confirmed the names of the police officer and sheriff deputy who were on the scene and fired the rounds.

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  16. Names released of those involved in fatal shooting in Bemidji, MNRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | Valley News Live

    UPDATE: The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has identified the officer and deputy who discharged their firearms during an officer involved shooting incident on Thursday, Nov. 19th in Bemidji. The BCA says Officer Bidal Duran has been with the Bemidji Police Department for nearly six years and Deputy Brandon Newhouse has been with the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office for two years.

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  17. Bemidji elementary student says he got a broken tooth after bully shoved him into wallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | Valley News Live

    A student attending an elementary school in Bemidji, Minnesota is now dealing with a broken front tooth after he says he was shoved into a wall while standing in line for lunch. "The no bullying has to be enforced.

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  18. 5 men have been charged after teen falls to his death in BemidjiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | Valley News Live

    ... also say that Morse and Swan bought the kegs for the party and provided the location to hold the party. ORIGINAL: Bemidji Police say a 19-year-old man fell to his death from a 7th floor window at Bemidji State University, after coming from a party. ...

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  19. One Dead in Officer-Involved Shooting in BemidjiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | WDIO

    The incident began just before 11 p.m. Wednesday when a Bemidji Police Officer initiated a traffic stop near the intersection of 30th Street NW and Ridgeway Avenue. During the stop, the officer confirmed a passenger in the rear had a felony warrant.

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  20. BCA investigating fatal shooting involving deputy, officer and suspect wanted for felonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | KSTP

    According to the Bemidji Police Department, officers stopped the driver of a vehicle near the intersection of Northwest 30th Street and Ridgeway Avenue at about 10:53 p.m. Wednesday. A Beltrami County sheriff's deputy also arrived at the scene.

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