Daily Archives: March 3, 2021


Situation Update for Wednesday, March 3

The Minnesota Department of Health is reporting 788 new COVID-19 cases today and 17 new deaths, bringing the case total to 486,434 and the death toll to 6,507. Seven of today’s reported deaths were residents of long-term care or assisted living facilities, bringing the total COVID deaths in these types of facilities to 4,064. Today’s…


Bemidji Blotter for Tuesday, March 2

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to on Tuesday, March 2. BEMIDJI POLICE DEPARTMENT Burglary, 2:28 p.m. Reported on the 1600 block of 5th St. NE. Theft, 1:35 p.m. Report of a stolen vehicle on the 400 block of Bemidji Ave. N. Warrant,…


Beltrami County Board hears series of updates in work session

The Beltrami County Board of Commissioners reviewed the proceeds of tax forfeited properties within the county during their meeting Tuesday. Richard Moore with Natural Resources reported over $772,000 in apportionment proceeds. According to statute, these proceeds must be invested in areas such as county economic development, timber development, acquiring and maintaining county parks, with funds…


Name a Snowplow contest complete, Bemidji area will see “Plow Bunyan” on the roads

MnDOT’s “Name A Snowplow” contest has come to a close, and the specially-named plow for MnDOT’s District 2, headquartered in Bemidji, will of course be Plow Bunyan. The seven other winners are “Plowy McPlowFace,” “Ope, Just Gonna Plow Right Past Ya,” “Duck Duck Orange Truck” “Snowbi Wan Kenobi” “F. Salt Fitzgerald,” “Darth Blader,” and “The…

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