U Of M Clean Energy Resource Team Awards Grants To 39 Projects Across Minn.The Clean Energy Resource Teams based at the University of Minnesota are awarding seed grants to 39 renewable energy and energy efficiency projects across the state, from Grand Marais to Slayton and Rochester to Red Lake.
Blackduck Man Convicted Of 2 Rapes On Red Lake ReservationA 66-year-old northern Minnesota man was convicted Friday of sexually abusing two women on the Red Lake Indian Reservation. The U.S. Attorney's Office says William Andrew Clark, of Blackduck, was found guilty of one count of aggravated sexual abuse and one count of sexual abuse in connection to two rapes on the reservation.
Red Lake Man, 20, Arrested After Pursuit That Injured Deputy SheriffA 20-year-old Red Lake man is in jail after leading law enforcement on a pursuit that injured a Beltrami County Deputy Sheriff late Friday afternoon, according to the sheriff's office.
Police Hear Murder Suspect Confess To Mom On Speaker PhoneA 25-year-old man faces murder charges in connection to the stabbing death of a 35-year-old Redby woman, who was found in a pool of blood in a Bemidji street Friday night. The Beltrami County Attorney's office says Brian Keith Jourdain, of Bemidji, was charged Tuesday with two counts of second-degree murder.
Red Lake Man, 53, Found Guilty Of Distributing Child PornographyA Red Lake man has been found guilty of distributing and possessing thousands of images and videos containing child pornography, the United States Attorney's Office announced.
More Restrictive Walleye Regulations For Upper Red LakeWalleye regulations will be more restrictive on Upper Red Lake beginning next week because of a record December walleye harvest.
2 More Indictments In Fish Poaching Case Dismissed A judge has dismissed indictments against two defendants accused of poaching walleye and other fish from the Leech Lake and Red Lake reservations.
FBI: Death Of Red Lake Council Member 'Suspicious'The FBI is investigating the death of a Red Lake Tribal Council member, which authorities are calling "suspicious." Donald "Dudie" May died Saturday in Red Lake. FBI spokesman Kyle Loven tells The Associated Press on Wednesday that the FBI was notified of May's death Saturday night.
Reward Offered In Dog Stabbing On ReservationA reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information leading to whoever stabbed a male pit bull in northern Minnesota. The Humane Society of the United States announced the reward.
Good Question – Reply All: Sleeping Dogs, Fall Towns & Cold RecordsRiley, the Heine family's English setter, can sleep anywhere, anytime. So, that had Karen from Edina wanting to know: Why do dogs sleep so much? According to Dr. Travis with Uptown Veterinarians, dogs have natural circadian rhythms, like humans. He says some dogs sleep far more than others, and are influenced by their owners' schedules.
Charges Dropped Against Some In ‘Operation Squarehook’A U.S. District Court judge is dismissing charges against five Native American defendants who were accused of poaching walleye from northern Minnesota lakes and selling them on the black market. The five are among the dozens of people charged last spring following an extensive undercover operation by the U.S Fish and Wildlife Service, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and tribal fish and game agents. The two-year sting was code named "Operation Squarehook," in reference to the nets used to capture large numbers of game fish.
Charges Against 5 Dismissed In Fish Poaching CaseA federal judge is dismissing charges against five people accused of poaching walleye and other fish from the Red Lake and Leech Lake reservations and selling them on the black market.