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BELTRAMI COUNTY

The Sartell, Minn. based company, however, has faced allegations of failing to provide adequate care to inmates, including 27-year-old Hardel Sherrell, who died in 2018 in the Beltrami County jail in Bemidji after his pleas for help were ignored by jail and medical staff.
Two horses were rescued after getting stuck in a flooded trail at Three Island County Park on Saturday in Beltrami County.
Jonathon Peterson, 23, was arrested in Beltrami County on Monday, May 9.
Native American women make up less than 1% of Minnesota’s overall population but are 20% of the state's female prison inmates.

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After years of struggling with substance abuse, Wednesday marked an important milestone for Angela Gale as she became the first graduate of Beltrami County Drug Court.
Hardel Sherrell, 27, died in 2018 after his pleas for help were ignored by jail and medical staff at the Beltrami County Jail, officials said.
Deputies estimated that the ice was about 4-5 inches deep at the location the vehicle broke through.
Emergency personnel entered the water and found the second male victim submerged under the ice.
The fire broke out early Thursday near Bemidji.
In mid-October, ground was broken on Sanford's new $6.2 million Behavioral Health Crisis Center. Once completed, the 12,000 square-foot facility will be the first center to offer adult inpatient hospital psychiatric beds within 90 miles of Bemidji.

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Last week, officials from the Minnesota DNR’s wildlife health and big game programs, along with partner representatives from the Minnesota Board of Animal Health and the University of Minnesota’s Center for Prion Research and Outreach, gathered to lead two public information sessions about Beltrami County’s current CWD status.
At approximately 3:25 p.m. Sunday, the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office received a report from a male subject stating he had been shot at a residence in Turtle River Township, about 9 miles northeast of Bemidji.
Two recent accidents on County Highway 9 in Eckles Township left two men dead, leading some to revisit the safety of the recently reconstructed roadway.

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