Your Thursday News Brief: December 14

By: News Director Larissa Donovan BEMIDJI– A Cass Lake man who triggered a multi-county manhunt late last summer pleaded guilty to escape from custody Tuesday. Twenty-two-year-old Keanu Major escaped custody July 28 after being brought to the hospital for treatment of injuries sustained in a jailhouse fight. Major was located August 1st in a St.… Continue reading Your Thursday News Brief: December 14

Your Wednesday News Brief: December 13

By: News Director Larissa Donovan WALKER– The state is seeking an aggravated sentence in the case against Brandon Roy. Roy is accused of second degree unintentional murder, aggravated robbery in the first degree, and possessing a firearm after a previous violent conviction. According to the criminal complaint, a woman was shot and killed in a… Continue reading Your Wednesday News Brief: December 13

Your Tuesday News Brief: December 12

By: News Director Larissa Donovan (Monday, December 11 News Briefing didn’t make it online yesterday, posted underneath this news briefing). RED LAKE– Over 52 acres have been combed so far in the search for two missing Red Lake fishermen, now in its fifth week. According to an update from the Red Lake Police Department, professionals… Continue reading Your Tuesday News Brief: December 12

Your Thursday News Brief: December 7

By: News Director Larissa Donovan WASHINGTON– Another woman is accusing Senator Al Franken of sexual misconduct. Politico reported yesterday an unidentified woman says Franken tried to forcibly kiss her in 2006, three years before he took office. She was reportedly a Democratic congressional aide visiting Franken’s radio show. The woman alleges Franken pursued her after… Continue reading Your Thursday News Brief: December 7

Your Wednesday News Brief: December 6

By: News Director Larissa Donovan FEATURED PHOTO: Officer John Hunt shopping with a child at Target for an event Tuesday. Photo courtesy of the Bemidji Police Department. ST. PAUL– Text to 9-1-1 is now available across the state. The state’s public safety department says that the texting service is an alternative to calling when it… Continue reading Your Wednesday News Brief: December 6

Your Tuesday News Brief: December 5

By: News Director Larissa Donovan BEMIDJI– Bemidji Area Schools has formed a tentative agreement with the Bemidji Education Association. Jordan Hickman, director of human services for the district, says Bemidji fell short on teacher salary competitiveness compared to other districts prior to the agreement “Looking at our market comparables, our starting rate was significantly low,… Continue reading Your Tuesday News Brief: December 5

Your Monday News Brief: December 4

By: News Director Larissa Donovan RED LAKE– More clues have been found in the weeks-long search for two missing fishermen. According to a post on the Red Lake Police Department’s social media page, members from the St. Louis County search and rescue team arrived last week with underwater equipment. Searchers last week found foot imprints… Continue reading Your Monday News Brief: December 4