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Frozen pipes bursting onto the local scene
BSU takes a sober look at alcohol use
Mowing, Not Plowing
Arson suspected in Naytahwaush fire
Ranchers are howling over wolf ruling
Seahawks "LOB" leads second Lombardi chase
Girls Hoops: Raiders win second game of the season
Hornet girls pick up win No. 12
No. 3 Hornets win at Central Cass
DL wrestlers split at Fosston Tri
Before texting and e-mail, there were penned messages of affection
Friday Matters: Everyday Christmas Pageant
Thursday Matters: Everyday Well Water
Turning back the pages
Step up your snack game
Friends & Neighbors
Herman named CEO of Essentia Health
MN gas prices fall slightly after uptick
Bremer Bank aquires 13 Eastwood banks
Economic Development Summit coming up
Global study released on U.S. teens’ financial literacy, keys to success
Winter Light Festival is Monday, Feb. 2 in NYM
'Mortdecai' starts 2015 with a whimper
Quilted vintage linens now on display at Hjemkomst Center
‘Paints ’n Pints’ set on Monday
‘American Idol’ picks singers from Bemidji, Fargo
Cheers for ‘dropped call’ reform
A vibrant community is like a potluck
Letter: State of Union response given by a great American
Letter: Children in crisis need better service
When visitors decide to stay
Lake sturgeon continue recovery in Rainy River and Lake of the Woods
AIS trailer decals: Still unanswered questions
Wild birds not as frequent visitors this year
Register for beginner fly-fishing weekend
Thin ice causing big problems on northern Minnesota lakes
Menahga baby is first this year
Growing deep winter greens
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
October 22, 2013
Alcohol seen as factor in fatal rollover near Laporte
LAPORTE — Authorities said alcohol appears to have been a factor in a rollover crash early Monday that killed a Cass Lake man and injured two others south of LaPorte. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Anthony Hare Jr., 18, of Cass Lake, was westbound on state Highway...
news / accidents
October 22, 2013 - 8:59pm
October 21, 2013
One dies in single vehicle rollover early Monday near Laporte
One person has died in a single-vehicle rollover early Monday morning outside of Laporte. The car’s passenger was taken to Sanford Bemidji with what are believed to be non-life threatening injuries. The driver, who was dead at the scene, had to be extricated from the wreckage...
news / accidents
October 21, 2013 - 8:12am
October 3, 2013
Murder suspect now faces porn charges
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. - The suspect in a Lake Hattie killing has been charged with possession of pornography. Fredrick William Bachman, 27, formerly of Laporte, faces seven counts of possession of pornographic works, each punishable by a maximum of five years in prison and/or a $5,000...
news / crime
October 3, 2013 - 9:00am
June 21, 2013
Man arraigned on murder charge in connection with Lake Hattie fire
BEMIDJI -- A 26-year-old Laporte man was arraigned Friday morning for allegedly killing a man with a shotgun. Fredrick William Bachman was arraigned in district court on charges of second degree murder in the death of James Schwartzbauer, 57. Hewas arrested Wednesday in St....
news / crime
June 21, 2013 - 2:21pm
October 11, 2012
Standoff results in two arrests in Laporte Tuesday
Two people were taken into custody Tuesday night following a tense 90-minute armed standoff in Laporte. The call came in just before 4 p.m....
October 11, 2012 - 8:56am
August 14, 2012
Man to be sentenced for daughter's injuries
BEMIDJI - A 29-year-old man accused of injuring his infant daughter entered an Alford plea to felony third-degree assault. Roger Darrin Warner of Laporte entered the Alford plea Aug. 7 to felony charge of third-degree assault of a victim under the age of 4. An Alford plea has the...
August 14, 2012 - 8:41am
April 27, 2009
Two teens arrested after report of stabbing, assault in Minnesota's Hubbard County
LAPORTE, Minn. - A 17-year-old male was stabbed and another youth was assaulted in an incident that resulted in two arrests late Sunday, authorities said today. Upon arriving, officers learned that the suspects in the assaults had fled the scene. A Hubbard County sheriff's deputy...
April 27, 2009 - 11:40am
March 20, 2009
Laporte 10-year-old boy injured on playground recovering
A 10-year-old Laporte boy injured last week in a playground accident returned to classes Tuesday after being airlifted to a Minneapolis hospital. The boy, the son of Leroy and Leota Whitebird, was apparently not seriously injured when he fell off the platform of a handicapped ramp...
March 20, 2009 - 9:17am
February 17, 2009
Superior angler who drowned Saturday was experienced on St. Louis River
DULUTH - Adam K. LaPorte knew the St. Louis River. He knew its currents and the changing effects of wind and ice. Yet LaPorte, 37, drowned...
February 17, 2009 - 9:00am
October 3, 2008
Laporte boy held after allegedly threating classmates
A Laporte student was apprehended Thursday after he allegedly made terroristic threats about harming students and faculty with a weapon. The boy was pursued by authorities after he fled from his home. He's been placed on a 36-hour hold pending formal criminal charges of making threats,...
October 3, 2008 - 12:00am