A Grand Rapids man died Saturday after a fall at a Bemidji lumber mill. According to a press release from the Hubbard County Sheriff’s Office, Mitchell Harthan, 23, of Grand Rapids was pronounced dead on Saturday at the Potlatch Lumber Mill located in northern Hubbard County.
Matthew Charles Pulis was born 32 years ago Thursday. Friends and family in two northern Minnesota cities marked the occasion by praying for answers to why he disappeared in October, leaving behind few clues. And ultimately, they hoped for his return.
The BCAC, having secured a low-interest loan from the U.S. Department of Agriculture Rural Development program, plans to purchase the Lakeside Business Center, the former site of Lakeside Lueken’s Grocery, and relocate there from its current home inside the historic Carnegie Library.
A former employee of Beltrami Industrial Services has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $380,000 from the company.
Suzanne Marie Lofgren, 50, of Bemidji, pleaded guilty Wednesday in Beltrami County District Court to felony theft-diverting corporate property.
The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating a plane crash Monday that left one man dead and another injured. Ultralight plane pilot Jay Russell Davis, 49, of Bemidji was pronounced dead at the scene.
For the second time in less than a year, the Sanford Center is looking for an executive director to manage the city-owned building. VenuWorks, contracted to manage and operate the event center for Bemidji, fired Roger Swanson on Wednesday.
A complex case alleging violence, drugs and retaliation by the Native Mob gang now includes accusations of murder. A superseding indictment, filed in U.S. District Court in Minneapolis, also updates the case file with additional charges against purported gang members from Bemidji, Cass Lake and the surrounding area.
A former treasurer of the Bemidji Masonic Lodge pleaded guilty Tues-day to swindling more than $45,000 from the fraternal organization. Nathan Arlo Pochardt, 40, of Bemidji entered the plea in Beltrami County District Court to gross misdemeanor theft.
The region is about to have two lifeflight services. Sanford Bemidji Medical Center has established a Sanford LifeFlight base at the Nary airport to transport patients between hospitals and respond to the scene of medical emergencies.
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