Shannon Larry Northbird, a 38-year-old man of Bemidji, has been charged with one felony count of possessing pornographic work and one count of a Gross Misdemeanor Misconduct for a public employee in the Cass County District Court yesterday. Northbird is an officer of the Leech Lake Tribal Police Department and has been placed on administrative… Continue reading NEWS 12/06/2016
A pedestrian was struck last Wednesday evening on Debs Road in Roosevelt Township, about 20 miles northwest of Bemidji. The Beltrami County Sheriff reports that the driver showed no signs of impairment, despite the calls to the Sheriff’s office reporting the possibility of an impaired driver. The pedestrian was transported to the Sanford Medical Center… Continue reading NEWS 12/5/2016
The Itasca County Attorney’s Office announced Tuesday that Rinda Lynn Etter, age 57 of Deer River, pleaded guilty to the six felony counts and two gross misdemeanor counts of theft. The allegations against Etter state that she perpetrated in a series of thefts against multiple people that amounted to over $53,000. Etter’s guilty plea is… Continue reading NEWS 12/01/2016
Cass Lake-Bena Schools will be delayed TWO HOURS due to a building issue today on December 1st, 2016.
Minnesota physical education teachers or undergraduate students majoring in physical education can earn Developmental Adapted Physical Education (DAPE) licensure at Bemidji State University through a new online program launching in January 2017. DAPE licensure certifies physical education teachers to instruct students with special needs in ways that meet individual education program goals in the physical… Continue reading NEWS 11/30/2016
The Bemidji Police Department continues to investigate the disappearance of 17 year old Jeremy Jourdain. Jourdain was last seen in the Nymore area November 1st. According to a release, on November 25th the Bemidji Police Department worked with Valley Water Rescue of Moorhead to search the south shoreline of Lake Bemidji and the east side… Continue reading NEWS 11/29/2016
STATE NEWS A search will resume this (Monday) morning to find a man who went missing this past weekend while paddle boarding on Lake Waconia. Carver County Officials say the unidentified paddle boarder disappeared on Saturday. Emergency crews combing the lake Sunday recovered his paddle board and personal items but found no signs of the… Continue reading STATE NEWS 11/28/2016