Your Tuesday News Brief: May 30

By: Larissa Donovan, News Director. BEMIDJI– A Bemidji man accused of kidnapping and sexually assaulting a 5-year-old girl last summer will spend four consecutive 15-month sentences in prison for previous offenses. 33-year-old Jacob Kinn is currently in the Beltrami County Jail awaiting trial for the kidnapping and sexual assault case, but will use time spent… Continue reading Your Tuesday News Brief: May 30

Your Friday News Brief: May 26

Have a safe and happy Memorial Day weekend! If you partake, please designate! By: Larissa Donovan, News Director. PARK RAPIDS— Park Rapids is back to normal after an explosives’ scare. Police shut down the city’s west side Thursday, after a donation box at Linda’s Recycled Goods was thought to have dynamite inside. Park Rapids Police… Continue reading Your Friday News Brief: May 26

JUST IN: Bemidji Woman Dies in Fatal Motorcycle Accident

By: Larissa Donovan, News Director. BEMIDJI— A 62-year-old Bemidji woman died Wednesday evening after a fatal motorcycle crash on the intersection of Paul Bunyan Drive and 23rd Street SE. According to a release from Beltrami County Sheriff’s Chief Deputy Ernie Bietel, Vicki Inkel was riding her 2012 BMW motorcycle in the northbound lane on Paul… Continue reading JUST IN: Bemidji Woman Dies in Fatal Motorcycle Accident

Your Thursday News Brief: May 25

By: Larissa Donovan, News Director. BEMIDJI– City Manager Nate Mathews says the city’s water is safe to drink. The report came after the Minnesota Department of Health issued a notice Tuesday that groundwater near Bemidji’s airport was contaminated by perfluorochemicals, or PFCs. PFCs, according to research, have been linked to some negative human health outcomes,… Continue reading Your Thursday News Brief: May 25