Northwestern Minnesota Granary Explosion Injures 2Authorities say two workers were injured in a small explosion at a granary in northwestern Minnesota.
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.
Law Enforcement Action 'Resolved' In Red Lake Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office and Headwaters SWAT team responded to a call of shots being fired at the Red Lake Indian Reservation in northwestern Minnesota. According to Beltrami County Sherriff’s Office, officers responded to a call for mutual aid assistance from the Red Lake Police department at 6:30 a.m. Friday.
Missing Beltrami Man Found DeadA Beltrami County man who had been missing since Aug. 14 has been found dead of an apparent suicide. According to Beltrami County Sheriff Phil Hodapp, 19-year-old Darren Chock was found dead on Saturday morning near the search area set up to find him.
NRCS Announces Cover Crop Sign-Up For Drought-Affected Counties State conservation services are offering $400,000 in federal funds for drought-affected farmers to plant cover crops so that livestock might be fed and erosion controlled.
Cops: Two Arrested In Connection With Cross Burning IncidentTwo men have been arrested Wednesday in connection with a racially charged cross burning incident in Bemidji, police say.