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Woman jumps into Minnesota lake to help save duck hunters in dramatic rescue
Travel alert: Westbound I-94 blocked between Osakis and Alexandria
Frost Advisory: Areas Of Frost May Develop Overnight
Jacob Wetterling memorial: 'Our love for you will never die'
Golf legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87 just before heart surgery
COLA to host Homecoming games Thursday
Roth, Smith tied heading to Chip-N Club final round
DL swimmers second to Visitation at Otter Invitational
FOOTBALL: Raiders beat up on winless Gators
Johnson’s first place finish leads DL boys to second at Milaca Mega Meet
Fostering hope: Local woman organizes ‘kid kits’ fundraiser for county’s foster care program
Teaching the 'lost language'; New teacher of the Ojibwe Learning and Native American Culture class is all about the students
Senior year, not so glamorous
Touchdowns and Tailgates
Chivers' exchange vows
Friends & Neighbors
BD’s Gas and Grub under new ownership
MN gas prices down, Colonial Pipeline leakage in south causing issues
Jack Chivers Realty adds new service branch
Preparing to become a caregiver
Dairy Queen set to move to McKinley Plaza Friday
It's time to put a stop to bullying
Grand opening celebration for The Barn in NYM set Oct. 1
Tamarac Fall Festival set for Oct. 1; waterfowl themes abound
Four things you can do in DL this week for no cost
Fall officially arrives this Thursday!
Joan Elaine Wilson
William V. "Bill" Vipond
Ronald R. Aanerud
Vernon A. Sellers
Douglas Daryl Miller
Stop the lies against Eken
Big garbage, big economy
Refugee community should welcome FBI
Don't blame farmers for dying honeybees
Leaving home--love isn't always spoken
A couple of shotgun experts find out what they've been missing in mourning dove hunting
Waterfowl hunting season now open in Minnesota
National tourney shows amazing bass catch in Minnesota
Rarely seen, the tough, wily fisher lives among us
Pheasant numbers up 29 percent over last year
Fired up for hunting season; Local Sportsman’s Clubs have their sights set on you
LP-A busts a move: Lake Park-Audubon Elementary receives national ‘Active Schools’ award
4-H'ers bring home ribbons from the Minnesota State Fair
Cormorant art show winners announced
Pine to Palm
January 15, 2016
Red Lake woman sentenced in theft
A Red Lake woman was sentenced in Becker County Court for bringing an empty purse into Walmart and filling it up with stolen goods. Cheree Marie Cobenais, 27, was arrested on Oct. 4 after police were called to the Detroit Lakes Walmart on a report of an uncooperative shoplifter. According...
January 15, 2016 - 5:35am
November 14, 2015
Red Lake winter walleye rules released
A couple of weeks ago I wrote about the updated Mille Lacs regulations for winter. I also reviewed the regulations for some of the other prime winter ice fishing destinations. At the time, the new Red Lake winter regulations had not been released and I committed to letting you...
November 14, 2015 - 5:55am
May 15, 2015
Two men sentenced in federal court for Minn. reservation crimes
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A Red Lake man and a Redby man recently were sentenced in federal court to a combined 40 years in prison for brutal crimes that occurred on the Red Lake Indian Reservation last year. Christopher Michael Strong, 34, of Red Lake, was sentenced May 7 in U.S. District...
May 15, 2015 - 8:52am
Red Lake tribe to look at medicinal marijuana, hemp
RED LAKE -- The Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians Tribal Council unanimously approved this week a study on how medicinal marijuana and industrial hemp could benefit the Red Lake Nation’s economic development. However, serious doubts were raised about growing or use of recreational...
January 15, 2015 - 8:15am
January 14, 2015
Walleye restrictions to start on Upper Red Lake
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Walleye regulations will become more restrictive on Upper Red Lake starting Jan. 23 because of a record December walleye harvest, according to a release from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. The daily bag and possession limit will be two walleye,...
January 14, 2015 - 8:03am
January 10, 2015
DNR, Red Lake Nation renew fishery agreement
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, Red Lake Nation and Bureau of Indian Affairs signed a new five-year memorandum of understanding (MOU) today that outlines continued cooperative management of the walleye population in the Upper and Lower Red lakes. “Red Lake Band...
January 10, 2015 - 7:30am
November 18, 2014
DNR tightens walleye limits on Red Lake
RED LAKE, Minn. - The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is implementing stricter regulations for the winter season walleye harvest on Upper Red Lake, a DNR release said Monday. Starting Dec. 1, anglers may only keep and/or possess three walleye. They must immediately release...
November 18, 2014 - 10:00am
October 23, 2014
Two Red Lake men sentenced in violent crime cases
RED LAKE -- Two Red Lake were sentenced Wednesday in federal court in Duluth to seven years in prison for unrelated offenses that occurred last year on the Red Lake Indian Reservation. Fernando Luis May-Gil-Garcia, 29, was convicted of assault resulting in serious bodily injury....
October 23, 2014 - 8:13pm
October 21, 2014
Reserve Indians cruise past Red Lake in playoff win
The No. 1 Mahnomen Indians gave their starters a break and the reserve units carried the load in a 39-6 victory over No. 8 Red Lake Tuesday in...
October 21, 2014 - 10:14pm
October 17, 2014
Red Lake woman sentenced for stabbing man to death
RED LAKE, Minn. - A Red Lake woman has been sentenced to six years in federal prison for stabbing a man to death in 2013. Alison Ann Brown, 26, was convicted Oct. 8 in U.S. District Court on a manslaughter charge, a release from the U.S. Attorney's Office said. Brown was sentenced...
October 17, 2014 - 8:28am
September 7, 2014
Football: Mahnomen holds Red Lake to negative offensive yards in 54-0 thrashing
MAHNOMEN — The Indians (2-0) won their 30th straight game in a 54-0 whitewashing of Red Lake (0-2) in Mahnomen’s home-opener Friday night. Mahnomen scored from everywhere on the field, including touchdowns of 60 or more yards three times. The defense did the nearly impossible...
September 7, 2014 - 9:25am
September 3, 2014
Beltrami County, Red Lake partner to address foster care home shortage
Children throughout the Bemidji area are anxiously awaiting the first day of school. “What will I wear?” and “Will I make new friends?” are among the questions they may ask themselves. But for others, those questions will be “Where will I live?” and “Who will take care...
September 3, 2014 - 11:00am
August 21, 2014
Border Patrol agents rescue 2 adults and 2 children on Lower Red Lake
Four people, including two children, were rescued during a night-time search Wednesday on Lower Red Lake in northern Minnesota. Using night vision goggles and an OAM AS350 helicopter, agents from U.S. Customs and Border Protection Office of Air and Marine responded to a call from...
August 21, 2014 - 10:02am
June 23, 2014
Seven in custody after standoff at Red Lake
REDBY, Minn. -- Seven people are in custody after a nearly 10-hour standoff that began with reports of gunfire Friday on the Red Lake Indian...
June 23, 2014 - 9:04am
June 20, 2014
Law enforcement respond to report of shots fired on Red Lake Indian Reservation
REDBY, Minn. -- Multiple law enforcement agencies including the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office and the Headwaters SWAT team are assisting Red...
June 20, 2014 - 12:58pm