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Cass County Sheriff's Report

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THE PILOT-INDEPENDENT - 2017-11-23 13:00:00

PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Still early for the ice fishing season: Be careful

The large deep lakes like Lake Bemidji, Cass Lake and Walker Bay of Leech Lake have become super-cooled by the persistent high winds that won't let the lakes freeze, even though the water is more than cold enough to freeze. The waves keep mixing the upper layer of the water column and won't let the

BEMIDJI PIONEER - 2017-11-22 14:46:00

WHA Interact Club collects 1,034 pounds during WE Scare Hunger food drive

This year marked the fifth year that the WHA Interact Club held a food drive for the Walker Area Food Shelf. It proved to be the biggest and best WE Scare Hunger fooddrive to date. Just over half a ton of nonperishable food items was recently delivered to the Walker Area Food Shelf at their new loca


Paul Bunyan Communications receives Border to Border Broadband Grant

BEMIDJI -- Paul Bunyan Communications was awarded a Border to Border Broadband Grant on Tuesday from the state of Minnesota to expand its fiber optic services to portions of St Louis, Hubbard and Itasca counties. As a result, the cooperative will begin expansion construction next spring that will pa

BEMIDJI PIONEER - 2017-11-22 18:56:20

Head Start building evacuated after gas leak

BEMIDJI -- A gas leak prompted leaders at a Bemidji preschool to evacuate the building on Wednesday morning. Someone at the Bi-County Community Action Programs' (Bi-CAP) Head Start Center on Conifer Avenue Northwest smelled gas outside the building while parents were dropping off their students ther

BEMIDJI PIONEER - 2017-11-22 20:36:59

Sanford Center to announce 'major' concert Monday

BEMIDJI -- Officials with the Sanford Center arena in Bemidji are planning a Monday press conference for a "major concert announcement." In a release Wednesday afternoon, officials said Bemidji Mayor Rita Albrecht and Sanford Center Executive Director Jeff Kossow will be announcing a special concert

BEMIDJI PIONEER - 2017-11-22 23:10:45

Cass County Board: County nets almost 90K from online auction

BACKUS-Cass County Highway Department reported the county had $87,188.59 net receipts from the county's online auction of excess equipment this fall after $1,062.92 in advertising expenses were deducted. In other action: The county board Tuesday approved paying now the county's pledged $82,000 towar

BRAINERD DISPATCH - 2017-11-22 14:31:00

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bell ringers help benefit the needy in our community

For many people, the words, "Salvation Army" means jingling bells and kettles. In communities around the country, our Christmas kettles and festive angel trees are familiar landmarks of the season for holiday shoppers. As with all donations to the Salvation Army, these campaigns are entirely to bene

BEMIDJI PIONEER - 2017-11-22 17:06:00

Upcoming Events In The Montgomeryville-Lansdale Area

(Nearby) Since 1973, RSVP has been the regions leading volunteer placement agency for adults. There are hundreds of reasons people volunteer -- let us help you find yours! Learn about opportunities or share your experiences as a volunteer, Email: volunteer123@rsvpmc.org or call (610) 834-1040 x.1

PATCH - 2017-11-22 22:06:09

Former Lansdale Woman, Local Restaurant Owner, Dies At 92

LANSDALE, PA - Marie D. Fida, 92, of Sellersville, formerly of Lansdale, passed away Sunday, November 12, 2017. She was the wife of the late Joseph R. Fida who died August 25, 1999. Born June 28, 1925, in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late John V. and Marie A. (Casey) Millard. Mrs. Fida


Handling balloons in Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade a family affair for Bucks County residents

Tom Bontemps, daughter Brittany and son-in-law Chris DiLeonardo will serve as volunteer handlers for "Olaf," the first inflated balloon that will make its way through Manhattan during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. Joan Hellyer @BCCTintheknow Members of the Bontemps-DiLeonardo family got an ea

THEINTELL.COM - 2017-11-23 11:00:00

Celebrating the 'first' Thanksgiving

Kindergarten students from St. Joseph/St. Robert School in Warrington celebrated the holiday with songs and poems at their "first" Thanksgiving event this week. Invited guests watched as the children, dressed as pilgrims and Native Americans, retold the story of the holiday at the Euclid Avenue scho

THEINTELL.COM - 2017-11-23 16:26:47

Dash Away 5K offers holiday cheer, helping good causes

Can anything possibly beat a holiday-theme 5K for sheer fun and good cheer? Well, if the race is for a good cause - or several of them - so much the better. Which brings us to the third annual Dash Away 5K on Saturday, Dec. 2 in Pennington, N.J. Now we know Pennsylvanians sometimes treat the Delawar

THEINTELL.COM - 2017-11-23 11:00:00

Movie Capsules: Quick looks at what's playing in theaters

A BAD MOMS CHRISTMAS: (NP) Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Kathryn Hahn, Cheryl Hines, Peter Gallagher, Wanda Sykes, Christine Baranski and Susan Sarandon star in this comedy sequel that has the main characters rebelling against the pressures of the holiday season. (90 minutes expected) Crude sexual conte

THEINTELL.COM - 2017-11-23 11:00:00

Comedy acts to see this weekend

BUCKS Davin Rosenblatt, Corey Hunter and Donna Ottena, Fri., Nov 24, 9:30 p.m.; Sat., Nov 25, 9:30 p.m., Comedy Works, 1320 Newport Road, Bristol, 215-741-1661, $17.50. Missy Grynkiewicz and Keith Purnell, Sat., Nov 25, 8:30 p.m., Comedy Cabaret Atop Poco's, 625 N. Main St., Doylestown, 215-345-5653

THEINTELL.COM - 2017-11-23 01:00:00

Top DVDS: 'Hitman's' is a big hit

According to my estimates, the DVD/Blu-ray Disc rentals and sales offerings (all subject to change and based on staff and web reviews; NP means not previewed) include: TOP RENTALS 1. "The Hitman's Bodyguard" (R); Grade B; with Samuel L. Jackson and Ryan Reynolds in the outlandish box-office hit abou

THEINTELL.COM - 2017-11-23 01:00:00

MS-13 Gang Member Arrested In Avery County November 4 Is A Suspect In Brutal Murder In Maryland

Miguel "Timido" Angel Lopez-Abrego The Washington Post is reporting that a MS-13 gang member, Miguel "Timido" Angel Lopez-Abrego, 19, that was arrested in Avery County on November 4 in the Banner Elk area is a suspect in the brutal murder of an unknown victim. "The victim had been stabbed over one-h

HCPRESS.COM - 2017-11-23 14:29:09

Crime Stoppers: Theft at Top Nails in Boone

High Country Crime Stoppers and Boone Police seek the public's assistance in solving the following crime: On November 20, 2017, a breaking and entering and larceny was reported by the owner of Top Nails, located at 240 Shadowline Drive in Boone. The store's surveillance video recording shows the sus

HCPRESS.COM - 2017-11-22 23:08:39

Malcolm Holcombe returns to Boone

"No prophet is accepted in his hometown." That is not quite the case for the legendary western N.C. music legend Malcolm Holcombe, yet some aspects of that general notion does apply to this hard-scrabble musical troubadour. If Holcombe is a prophet of any kind, it is for those on the underside of li

WATAUGA DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-23 05:00:00

Yates to appeal Boone election protest denial to state board

BOONE - An election protest over the 2017 Boone municipal results that was denied by the Watauga Board of Elections Monday is being appealed to the state level. Watauga Board of Elections Director Matthew Snyder confirmed Anne-Marie Yates filed a notice of appeal in the required 24-hour window after

WATAUGA DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-22 22:00:00