Sanford Bemidji Medical Center
A 71-year-old man is hospitalized after being stabbed Thursday night by a Redby, Minn. man he had just let use his phone, leading to an eight-hour manhunt in Beltrami County. Sheriff Phil Hodapp says 23-year-old Orland James Spears showed up at the front door of Mert Scripture’s home in Grant Township just before 9:30 p.m. and asked to use his phone.
One person is dead and four others are injured after two vans collided head-on near Bemidji Monday afternoon, police said.
Nurses at a Bemidji hospital have rejected their employer’s latest contract offer and have authorized a strike.