PFAs task force in the works

Minnesota House Representative John Persell of Bemidji reports he has co-authored a few bills since the start of session last week. While no bill numbers are yet available, he has…

Sen. Smith: Minnesota Housing Shortage

U.S. Senator Tina Smith says virtually every Minnesota community has a shortage of quality, affordable housing. She released her findings in a report yesterday, after a statewide housing listening tour…

Bemidji Blotter: 2/13-2/17

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to from Thursday, Feb. 13, through Monday, Feb. 17. BEMIDJI POLICE DEPARTMENT…

Suspect sought in Bemidji homicide

A 20-year-old man is dead and police are looking for an 18-year-old armed suspect. According to a release from Bemidji Police Chief Mike Mastin, officers responded to the Sanford Hospital…