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If the shoe fits, paint it: Sisters create custom shoes in Bemidji
Bemidji introduces charging stations for electric cars
MN state agencies receive 10 government innovation awards
MN minimum wage set to go up August 1
Kate Smith in the field at Resorters
The smell of football is in the air
DL Pro Gal golf tourney results
Royals win DL Major League championship
Hole in one
Young Life Triathlon: Rock the Beach 5K, Kids Run part of the action
Saying goodbye to the old and hello to the new
These s’mores can be made any time of year
Jorgenson piano students end season with recital, awards
Social Secuirty: Thank you for last 31 years… and goodbye
Friends & Neighbors
‘Bait boys’ take over Quality Bait and Tackle
Encouraging good spending
MN property tax refund filing tips
Tips on insurance and storm damage claims
Former patrons buy Bleachers
Bluestem extends summer concert series into October
‘Annie Get Your Gun’ has strong native presence
Apple Music buys ‘Carpool Karaoke’ TV series
Park Rapids Crazy Days July 28-29
Frazee Turkey Days set for July 29-31
Darla Rae Fisher
Julie Ann Stewart
Timothy J. Karsnia
Dean W. Sanders
Wind power destabilizing power grid
Adults playing their games...
Letter: Unendorsed 7th District candidate should bow out
Letter: Union workers advocate for pipeline
Cheers to young volunteers
Northwest MN Fishing Report
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout
DNR advice for handling damaged trees
Time to get over trauma, learn to cast
Birds vary wildly in how, where they build nests
Becker County Fair Premium List
Celebrating Solstice at Richwood Winery
June Summer Scene
Biking becoming bigger with area trails
Get out and golf
September 9, 2013
Second victim dies in Granite Falls, Minn., shooting; Dikken still at large
WILLMAR -- A second victim has died following a shooting at a Granite Falls home early on the morning of Labor Day. KARE 11 TV reported Sunday that Christopher Panitzke, 28, of Redwood Falls, died at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis, where he was hospitalized with...
September 9, 2013 - 8:58am
September 6, 2013
Granite Falls homicide update: Law enforcement still looking for Dikken, following leads
GRANITE FALLS — The search for Andrew Joseph Dikken continued today as law enforcement officials continue to follow leads to find the “person of interest” they seek in a Granite Falls homicide and attempted homicide. There hasn’t been a change in the search, according...
September 6, 2013 - 4:20pm
September 4, 2013
Authorities find vehicle of man sought in connection with Granite Falls killing
BELVIEW, Minn. — Investigators have located a vehicle believed to be driven by Andrew Joseph Dikken, 28, of Granite Falls, the person of interest in a Monday shooting death Granite Falls. According to the State Department of Public Safety, the 1996 GMC Sierra pickup was found...
September 4, 2013 - 1:52pm
Woman identified in Granite Falls, Minn., killing
GRANITE FALLS — Authorities investigating the Monday morning shooting death of a 26-year-old Granite Falls woman are still trying to locate...
September 4, 2013 - 8:47am
September 3, 2013
Authorities searching for man after woman dead in Granite Falls, Minn.
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. — Law enforcement authorities in Yellow Medicine County are searching for a man they say is connected to a Monday morning homicide in Granite Falls in west central Minnesota. Authorities say Andrew Joseph Dikken, 28, should not be approached as he may be...
September 3, 2013 - 11:20am
August 2, 2013
Three Willmar teens arrested in killing of 79-year-old woman
WILLMAR, Minn. -- A 2012 Willmar High School graduate, a 17-year-old boy and a 16-year boy, all from Willmar, are in custody and awaiting formal charges in the fatal stabbing of 79-year-old Lila Warwick, who was found dead in her home Monday evening. According to the Kandiyohi...
August 2, 2013 - 1:04pm
July 26, 2013
Death of Itasca County woman ruled a homicide
Itasca County authorities say the death of a woman found in her Deer River home on Wednesday has been ruled a homicide. Sonya Ann Smith, 43, died “as a result of multiple traumatic injuries due to assault,” the Itasca County Sheriff’s Office reported Friday. Officials said...
July 26, 2013 - 3:06pm
June 25, 2013
Moorhead police offer $1,000 reward for info on slaying of 87-year-old
MOORHEAD – Police here are offering a $1,000 reward for information in the killing of an 87-year-old Moorhead man. Police are looking specifically for information that would lead to the arrest of the conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death of Henry “Hank”...
June 25, 2013 - 4:10pm
June 21, 2013
Police: Moorhead man died from ‘homicidal violence’
MOORHEAD – Moorhead police this afternoon officially released the identity of a man who was found dead in his home Wednesday night as Henry Andrew Volochenko, 87. A written statement released by Deputy Chief Shannon Monroe stated that the Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office...
June 21, 2013 - 2:04pm
June 20, 2013
Moorhead police investigate homicide
MOORHEAD – Moorhead police are investigating a homicide after being called to 1209 Main Ave. around 9:25 p.m. Wednesday. Officers were called to that address for a medical assist. When they got there, officers found the body of an adult male. Police say it is early in the...
June 20, 2013 - 8:42am
March 18, 2010
Barnesville man arrested in 1992 Connecticut cold case
Police arrested a 49-year-old Barnesville, Minn., man Wednesday on an arrest warrant tied to a cold-case 1992 Connecticut homicide, seven months after the longtime suspect gave a court-ordered DNA sample to investigators for testing. Donald Gregory Krauth told The Forum in August...
March 18, 2010 - 9:20am
March 3, 2010
Feds promise aid as police renew plea for public's help in finding "person of interest" from double homicide in Moorhead
MOORHEAD - Police are renewing their request for the public's help in finding Tracy Alan Zornes, who is considered a "person of interest" in...
March 3, 2010 - 8:09pm
January 27, 2009
Charges filed against man who survived fatal head-on collision outside Park Rapids last week
PARK RAPIDS - The man who allegedly caused a fatal crash outside Park Rapids last week now faces multiple felonies resulting from that accident. Hubbard County Attorney Donovan Dearstyne charged Robert Louis McGrath, 49, Minneapolis, with two counts of criminal vehicular homicide...
January 27, 2009 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Apparent triple homicide in California has Bemidji ties
A former Bemidji woman and her two children have died in an apparent triple homicide in northern California. Oroville Police Chief Kirk Trostle identified the victims as Lea Shelton, 30, Lillyonna Grigsby, 3, and 18-month-old Isaac Shelton, according to an article posted Saturday...
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
February 20, 2008
Man sentenced to prison for vehicular homicide
Andrew James Medved, 20, of 210 Park St. S. No. 1, Park Rapids, was sentenced Friday in Becker County District Court to 58 months in prison for criminal vehicular homicide. An identical charge was dropped in a plea agreement.
February 20, 2008 - 12:00am