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Shots fired at Bemidji newspaper building on New Year's Day

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Shots fired at Bemidji newspaper building on New Year's Day
Willmar Minnesota 2208 Trott Ave. SW / P.O. Box 839 56201

BEMIDJI, Minn. (AP) -- Police are investigating after shots were fired at the building housing The Bemidji Pioneer early on New Year's Day.

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The newspaper says three employees were working inside the building when it was struck by bullets early Saturday, but no one was hurt.

Pioneer employees heard one bullet break through a window. That bullet went into a wall.

The damage was reported to police. It then was discovered that another bullet went through a window in the main entryway but did not break through the doorway.

Police suspect the business was shot at by someone in a vehicle. It's unknown whether the Pioneer was targeted or if it was a random shooting.

No arrests are reported.

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