DNR: 2 Bald Eagles Found Dead In Northern Minnesota Last MonthThe Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said the eagles were found in rural Blackduck on April 23.
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.
Commissioner OKs 4-Day Week For 5 Minnesota School DistrictsSix Minnesota school districts will be allowed to continue a four-day school week next year. Department of Education Commissioner Brenda Casselius this week approved requests from five requests to continue a shortened week through the next school year.
Minn. City Tells Residents To Let Water Run Lest Pipes FreezeOfficials in a northern Minnesota city are telling residents to keep their water running until April if the temperature of the water coming out of the faucet is close to freezing.
Blackduck Man Indicted For Drunk-Driving DeathA Blackduck man was indicted last Tuesday in connection with the drunk-driving death of a young woman in Redby near Lower Red Lake last October.
Bigfork Man Killed In Semi CrashOne man has died and one woman is in critical condition after a crash involving a car and a semi-truck early Monday evening on Highway 6, just north of Deer River.
Former Mankato Student Dies In AfghanistanA 26-year-old Army Staff Sgt. sergeant who attended Minnesota State University at Mankato has died in Afghanistan. Kyle Osborn grew up in Lafayette, Ind. but went to school in Mankato. He met his wife Maggie at MNSU, who is a graduate from Waconia High School.
Teen Ejected From Car, Others In Car UnawareThe Minnesota State Patrol says a driver who bounced in and out of a highway ditch unknowingly lost her backseat passenger, who was ejected through a broken window.
Coroner: Deer Hunter Died Of Natural CausesA 72-year-old hunter who died in Beltrami County this weekend did not die as a result of falling from his deer stand, according to a coroner's report.
Police: St. Paul Man Dies After Apparent Deer Stand FallA 72-year-old hunter died in Beltrami County Saturday after an apparent fall from a deer stand, police said.
Authorities Seek Suspect In Beltrami Co. Pot OperationAuthorities discovered 85 marijuana plants hidden in a Blackduck, Minn. house and are now seeking the occupant of the residence, according to the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office.