Your Friday News Brief: April 20

By: News Director Larissa Donovan BEMIDJI– Current superintendent of Kelliher Schools Tim Lutz was chosen as the finalist for the months-long superintendent search for Bemidji Area Schools. After a series of all-day interviews this week, the Bemidji School Board deliberated for two hours last night after the final interview. Many school board members stressed that… Continue reading Your Friday News Brief: April 20

Officer, juvenile injured after chase through downtown Bemidji

By: News Director Larissa Donovan BEMIDJI– An officer was injured this afternoon following a high speed chase through downtown Bemidji. According to a statement from Chief of Police Mike Mastin, law enforcement responded to a report of an assault inside a moving vehicle near the Mississippi River Bridge, and an attempted stop resulted in the… Continue reading Officer, juvenile injured after chase through downtown Bemidji

Your Wednesday News Brief: April 18

By: News Director Larissa Donovan ST. PAUL– State legislators recently announced a new plan to fund three new Veterans Homes in Greater Minnesota. During a press conference earlier today, members of the House Veterans Affairs Division and House State Government Finance Committee announced a proposal, approved in the respective committees, that would take some of… Continue reading Your Wednesday News Brief: April 18

Your Monday News Brief: April 16

By: News Director Larissa Donovan BEMIDJI– The Beltrami County Board of Commissioners will hear an update on the statewide “Toward Zero Deaths” highway campaign. According to map submitted in county documents, the most severe crashes have occurred on Highway 2, and several other historic crash sites are clustered around the city of Bemidji. Toward Zero… Continue reading Your Monday News Brief: April 16