Beltrami County News


10/19/2018 05:14 PM  ~~~Source~~~
5. Turmoil in Minnesota sheriff's office as former deputy alleges wrongful firing 

BOVEY, Minn.-Bryan Johnson's time card error turned into a felony charge that kept him on paid leave for more than a year.


10/14/2018 07:06 AM  ~~~Source~~~
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10/02/2018 11:39 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Bemidji Police: 19-Year-Old who Fell from 7th-Floor Window was Drinking at Party, Charges Possible 

The Bemidji Police Department confirms the 19-year-old who fell out a seventh-floor window this weekend was drinking at a party. According to the press release, the preliminary autopsy found Isaac John Morris of Cokato died from "significant internal head trauma."


10/02/2018 04:44 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Beltrami County inmate dies of pneumonia 

On September 2nd, Bemidji Police responded to the Beltrami County Jail on a report of an inmate who was unresponsive and not breathing. It happened on Sunday, Sept.


10/02/2018 04:44 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Authorities say teen fell to his death from 7th floor window at BSU 

UPDATE: Bemidji Police say a 19-year-old man fell to his death from a 7th floor window at Bemidji State University, after coming from a party. The victim is Isaac Morris of Cokato, MN.


10/02/2018 01:04 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Man arrested after marijuana grow operation was found in his home 

Friday night a Beltrami County Deputy was investigating a stolen motor vehicle report at a home located on the 5600 block of Pincherry Road NE in rural Turtle River Township, just east of Bemidji. While at the home, the deputy found what looked to be a large number of marijuana plants that were recently harvested.


09/27/2018 02:37 AM  ~~~Source~~~
4 arrested man arrested after high-speed chase in Bemidji6 hours ago 

Two Minneapolis men and two Bemidji women were arrested Tuesday night, Sept. 25, after a high-speed chase through Bemidji resulted in a vehicle crashing into a tree and a parked car.