Sheriff: Tornado Damaged Barns, Farm Equipment In Northern MinnesotaAuthorities in northern Minnesota say a tornado touched down Friday, damaging barns and farm equipment but injuring no one.
2 Injured After Truck, BNSF Train Crash In Beltrami Co.Two people are injured after a truck and Burlington-Northern-Santa Fe freight train crashed in Beltrami County Sunday afternoon.
Sheriff: Man, 37, Dies After Pickup Rolls Over In Northern MinnesotaOfficials in northern Minnesota say a 37-year-old man died early Sunday morning north of Bemidji after his pickup truck went off road and rolled.
1 Injured After Car Crashed Into Bus In Beltrami Co.No students were hurt when a school bus was rear-ended by a car in Beltrami County. The sheriff's office says the crash happened about 7 a.m. Thursday near Bemidji while the bus was stopped in traffic and waiting to make a turn.
Dayton Authorizes $3.3M In Disaster Aid For Areas Hit By July FloodingMinnesota Gov. Mark Dayton is authorizing millions in state aid to areas devastated by flooding this summer.
State Patrol: Motorcyclist Killed In Beltrami Co.A motorcyclist is dead after a crash Friday night in Beltrami County.
Storms Bring 80 MPH Winds, Extensive Damage To Northern Minn.A strong storm with destructive winds has knocked down trees and power lines in Minnesota. In Duluth, officials advised against travel early Thursday because of dangerous power lines and debris in the streets.
1 Dead, 3 Hospitalized After Weekend Overdoses In Beltrami Co.Officials in northern Minnesota say one person died and three people were hospitalized over the weekend after overdosing on heroin.
50 People Rescued After Being Stranded On Ice FloesAuthorities in northern Minnesota say about 50 people had to be rescued after ice broke up while they were fishing on Upper Red Lake and stranded them.
Bemidji Woman Sentenced For Freezing Death Of 6-Year-Old CousinA 23-year-old Bemidji woman convicted of manslaughter in the freezing death of her young cousin was sentenced this week to 10 years of probation. The Beltrami County Attorney's Office says Rachel Stacey Downer was going to spend the night at her aunt's apartment on a bitterly cold night in February of 2014 because her aunt was on pain medication and needed someone to watch her children.
Sheriff: Body Of Bemidji Man Found Floating In Miss. RiverThe Beltrami County Coroner's Office has ruled the death of a Bemidji man found floating in the Mississippi River Saturday as accidental. The body of 65-year-old Francis Normen Smith was found floating face down in weeds about 10 feet from the shore of the river between Lake Irvine and Lake Bemidji.
Driver In Weekend Boat Accident Charged With Vehicular HomicideThe boat driver involved in last weekend’s deadly Fourth of July accident in northern Minnesota is now charged with criminal vehicular homicide.