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September 10, 2013
Cass Lake man sentenced for poisoning animals with anti-freeze
BEMIDJI -- A man who authorities say poisoned his neighbor's pets in January, killing several animals, was sentenced last week for a gross misdemeanor animal cruelty charge. William Lee Croaker, 39, of Cass Lake, will serve 30 days in jail, with a yearlong sentence stayed for two...
September 10, 2013 - 8:22am
June 11, 2013
Cass Lake man accused of trying to collect ‘street tax’
BEMIDJI, Minn. — A Cass Lake man was arrested for robbery over the weekend after allegedly telling people they needed to pay a “street tax.” Aaron John Jones, 35, was arrested after he allegedly blocked the path of two victims who were walking near the Mississippi River bridge...
June 11, 2013 - 8:25am
May 6, 2013
Cass Lake man wanted for poisoning neighbor’s pets with antifreeze
BEMIDJI — Police are looking for a Cass Lake man accused of poisoning his neighbor’s pets with antifreeze in January. A warrant was issued in late March for William Lee Croaker Jr., 39, 17158 Mission Road SE, in Ten Lakes Township. Croaker failed to appear in court on March...
May 6, 2013 - 8:48am
March 26, 2013
Cass Lake man arraigned on first-degree manslaughter charges
BEMIDJI - An 18-year-old man was formally charged Monday in the death of Leslie Charles Headbird, 44, who died Thursday in the kitchen of his rural Cass Lake home. Damion John Gullickson Jr. was arraigned on charges of first-degree manslaughter. Dora Jean Keezer, 29, Gullickson’s...
March 26, 2013 - 8:11am
December 21, 2012
Cass Lake schools closed Friday after violence rumors
BEMIDJI - Cass Lake schools were closed Friday due to rumors of potential violence circulating social media. The school district's superintendent Anita Grace said school leadership made the decision Thursday afternoon. After-school activities were canceled Thursday and Friday as...
December 21, 2012 - 1:42pm
October 31, 2009
Cass Lake mayor alleges Park Rapids businesses discriminated against American Indian students
PARK RAPIDS -- Alleged racial discrimination issues were raised at the Park Rapids council table this week. Cass Lake Mayor Wayne LaDuke addressed the council Tuesday about two incidents that allegedly happened in town. The first involved a business that reportedly told tribal students...
October 31, 2009 - 4:27pm
September 25, 2009
Cass Lake man sentenced for 2007 Bemidji child sexual assault
Sheldon James White, 24, of Cass Lake, was sentenced Sept. 14 for one count of felony second-degree criminal sexual conduct involving a victim under 13 years old. A second count of the same charge was dismissed. He was sentenced to 48 months in prison, which was stayed for 25 years,...
September 25, 2009 - 9:32am
September 11, 2009
Cass Lake man sentenced in drive-by shooting
Randall Scott Seelye, 22, of Cass Lake, was sentenced Wednesday to 78 months in prison for felony dangerous weapons - drive-by shooting toward a person, occupied motor vehicle or occupied building He pleaded guilty to the charge June 2. The charge stems from an incident that was...
September 11, 2009 - 8:55am
August 17, 2009
Two injured Sunday in Cass Lake boating accident
Two boats collided Sunday evening on Cass Lake north of Star Island. According to a press release from the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office: Shortly after 8 p.m., a 17-foot 2005 Glastron, operated by John Harstad, 46, of Eden Prairie, Minn., struck a 1999 Starcraft that was occupied...
August 17, 2009 - 10:07am
June 11, 2009
Tubby Smith talks leadership, Minnesota hoops in Cass Lake visit
CASS LAKE -- Tubby Smith has preached his commitment to University of Minnesota basketball and athletics in greater Minnesota since taking over...
June 11, 2009 - 9:29am
May 1, 2009
Gunshots reported in Cass Lake; three men arrested
Three men were arrested Wednesday night following a report of gunshots being fired at about 7:30 p.m.
May 1, 2009 - 12:12pm
April 24, 2009
Cass Lake man pleads innocent to criminal sexual conduct
BEMIDJI - Sheldon James White, 24, of Cass Lake, pleaded innocent Monday to two charges of criminal sexual conduct. White pleaded innocent to serious felony second-degree criminal sexual conduct with a victim under 13 years old and the actor more than 36 months older than the victim,...
April 24, 2009 - 9:57am
April 10, 2009
Bail set at $40,000 for man accused of violating sex offender registration law
Calvin Kenneth Tejohn, 26, of 1322 Grant Utley Ave., Cass Lake appeared in Becker County District Court Wednesday on a felony charge of violating the predatory offender registration law. According to court records: He was earlier convicted of fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct...
April 10, 2009 - 12:25am
March 17, 2009
Cass Lake man sentenced for assault on toddler
Curtis Dale Morris, 26, of Cass Lake, was sentenced Monday to 21 months in prison for felony third-degree assault of a victim younger than 4 years old. The execution of the sentenced was stayed for five years.
March 17, 2009 - 5:54pm
March 3, 2009
Cass Lake barn destroyed in fire, about 130 pigs lost
CASS LAKE - About 130 pigs were lost when a barn in Cass Lake was destroyed in a fire early Sunday morning. The call to the Cass Lake Fire Department came in at 2:28 a.m. on the 48200 block of 323rd Avenue. The barn was already gone upon arrival the Cass Lake Fire Department, said...
March 3, 2009 - 6:00am