Kelliher News


10/16/2017 08:36 PM  ~~~Source~~~
One dead, two injured when attempting to move Beltrami County home 

A northern Minnesota man was killed Sunday when a small home he was helping to move onto a foundation fell from its supports, trapping him beneath it. Joshua L. O'brien, 25, of Blackduck, died and two others were injured in the accident, which occurred shortly before 11 a.m. outside Kelliher in Shotley Township, about 60 miles north of Bemidji on the south shore of Upper Red Lake.


10/16/2017 08:36 PM  ~~~Source~~~
One dead, Two hurt after house being placed on foundation falls 

The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office 911 center received an emergency call reporting that three adult males were injured and trapped under a small home that was being moved onto a foundation. Beltrami County Sheriff's Office, Kelliher Fire/Rescue, Blackduck Ambulance and North Memorial AirMed responded to the scene, located in the 16000 block of Whipple Lane NE, Kelliher, MN in Shotley Twp.


07/24/2017 02:27 PM  ~~~Source~~~
NWS Confirms EF1 Tornado Touchdown in Beltrami County 

The National Weather Service has confirmed at least one tornado touched down in Beltrami County Friday afternoon, in the midst of severe weather sweeping the state. According to the NWS, a severe storm produced the EF1 tornado in the area of Shilo and Cormant roads, roughly 10 miles west of Kelliher.