Daily Archives: September 29, 2020


Situation Update for Tuesday, Sept. 29

The Minnesota Department of Health reported 817 new COVID-19 cases today and five new COVID deaths, bringing the state’s case total to 98,447 and a death toll of 2,020. Of those deaths, 1,449 were residents of long-term care or assisted living facilities. Of those cases, 10,361 were health care workers. Over 2.017 million tests have…


Bemidji Blotter for Monday, Sept. 28

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Monday, Sept. 28. BEMIDJI POLICE DEPARTMENT Theft, 6:17 p.m. Caller reported a theft of his Halloween decorations on the 200 block of Stoner Ave. SE. Caller was able to get his property back but declined…


Ogema woman killed in Becker County crash

A 36-year-old Ogema woman was killed a single-vehicle crash in Becker County Saturday morning. According to a release from the Becker County Sheriff’s Office, 36-year-old Jessica Hanks of Ogema was pronounced dead at the scene. The preliminary crash investigation indicates Hanks was westbound on County Road 138 and did not stop at the intersection of…


Annual Meeting for the Bemidji Chamber of Commerce

Featured photo: Passing the gavel to new chair Caralee Nowak. Submitted. The Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce recently recognized members, community leaders and board directors during their virtual Annual Meeting last week. Awards of Excellence, typically held in the spring but postponed this year due to COVID-19, were highlighted. According to a release, Entrepreneur of…

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