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Minnesota Senate Democrats take middle budget ground
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Ponsford woman charged with check forgery
Big expectations for Laker softball
Chippewa Triathlon accepting registrants
Track teams fifth and sixth at Bemidji
Jernberg, Smith headed to USAG Regionals
DL wrestlers qualify for NYWA state tournament
Pushing the boundaries of her time
Turning back the pages
Grilled lamb chops provide quick, flavorful meal
Earnings limits apply to widow’s benefits
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MN legislature talks Sunday liquor sales
Gas prices take big dip in Minnesota
Microsoft Dynamics Lunch ‘n Learn set
The Lodge receives Chairman’s Award
Good named partner at Pemberton Law
Billy Currington at Shooting Star this Friday
Egg decorating class Tuesday at NYM center
Long Lake Theater season starts June 10
Winners announced for 2015 student aviation art contest
DiBlasio at MSUM Friday
Question was a deal-breaker
Help for problem gamblers
Letter: Big Tobacco continues to target kids with cigars, smokeless tobacco
State taxes hit rich and poor alike
Guest editorial: Health bills make sense
Ed Schultz hopes venture on Wrong Lake is the right move
Governor’s budget would help maintain vitality of Minnesota state parks
Ruffed grouse — the drummer of the woods
Keep up on new, changing angling rules
Spring fire season could start early
Murder mystery at the Holmes
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February 19, 2015
Laporte man found guilty in marijuana case
David Paul Patterson of Laporte was found guilty Wednesday night of possessing seven pounds of marijuana with intent to sell it. Judge Paul Rasmussen presided over the case and set sentencing for Patterson for March 30, 2015. Hubbard County Sheriff’s Deputies and Agents of...
news / crime
February 19, 2015 - 10:14am
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