Daily Archives: August 20, 2020


Meet the Candidates for Minnesota House 2A

Featured photo, from left: Matt Grossell and Jeremiah Liend. Graphic courtesy of Eric Callagan. In Minnesota House 2A, a district that encompasses portions of Beltrami, Hubbard and Lake of the Woods Counties, Republican incumbent Matt Grossell faces a challenge from DFL-endorsed candidate Jeremiah Liend. MATT GROSSELL Matt Grossell, of Clearbrook, has served in the Minnesota…


Situation Update for Thursday, Aug. 20

The Minnesota Department of Health reported 698 new cases of COVID-19 today and seven new COVID-related deaths, bringing the state’s totals to 67,308 cases and 1,745 deaths. Of those deaths, 1,298 were residents of long-term care or assisted living facilities. Of those COVID cases, 7,479 were health care workers. Over 1.322 million tests have been…


Bemidji Blotter for Wednesday, Aug. 19

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Wednesday, Aug. 19. BEMIDJI POLICE DEPARTMENT Assist, 8:47 p.m. Officer attempted to locate vehicle that Red Lake was attempting to locate. Officer located vehicle on the 2000 block of Paul Bunyan Dr. NW. Animal, 3:57…


County board discusses CARES Act, Census in meeting

The Beltrami County Board of Commissioners discussed CARES Act funding distribution during their work session Tuesday. According to Administrator Kay Mack, the county received over $5.86 million in funding from the federal CARES Act, which must be used for qualified expenditures related to COVID-19. The county plans to remodel some of their facilities to allow…

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