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Semi-tanker rolls, spills fluid
Real estate battle: Two companies going to court over similar names, logo
Minnesota a state divided in terms of Internet
Crosby couple, granddaughter thankful for men who awoke them during fire
Hornets back in the mix of the HOL
Experienced Fly Girls after state titles
Survey shows most area Minnesota basketball coaches in favor of shot clocks
Big second half leads Bombers over Rebels
Hornets start season on positive note
Life around the table
Popcorn, please: What we look for in movies
LRAC now accepting Artist Mentor Grant applications
Too much Thanksgiving? Curl up on the couch with these Christmas classics
Dealing with PTSD: Brainerd vet, family struggle on home front
Friends & Neighbors
Rufer named a ‘rising star’ by area peers
Public meeting to be held for street project
DEED gets economic development deputy
Giving thanks for low gas prices this year
A vision for Minnesota summit set for Dec. 8
A flare for entertaining: DL man talks about his ‘hot’ hobby and work as a fire spinner
Robert Robinson coming to Ulen’s Top Hat Theatre
Tim Sparks concert in Nisswa Dec. 5
Hjemkomst open this weekend
December is Universal Human Rights Month
Three cheers for Detroit Mountain
We miss Oscar and his front-step delivery
Hire a vet, they make good workers
Letter: An unsuccessful season to the deer camp thieves
Letter: U of M seeking Board of Regents candidates
Perham hunter bags rare Piebald deer
Warm and cold weather mix creates dangerous ice conditions
Fishing Lines: Innovations continue to change the fishing industry
North Words: Feathers provide birds with much more than the ability to fly
Resorters, anglers, allege DNR ignores ‘walleye heritage’
St. Luke's youth have a heart for the homeless
Thousands of deer hunters hitting the woods this weekend
Holy Rosary holding 32nd annual pie sale
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