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Alan Page talk at BSU canceled
Court restores federal protections to Yellowstone-area grizzly bears
'How'd you find me?': Mark Judge has been holed up in a beach house amid media firestorm
White House open to public testimony from second Kavanaugh accuser, press secretary Sanders says
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Griffen having a 'personal matter,' misses Vikings practice again
Francine May "Bugo" Kingbird
Alberta Ruth Shingler
Janet Marie Walker Reeves
Margaret Louise Dewey
Should perennials be cut back in fall? It depends.
Berries of invasive species toxic to humans, how to cut back lilacs and more
Daughter's desire to remain employed conflicts with mom's needs
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
Commentary: Conservation groups urge lawmakers to reauthorize Land and Water Conservation Fund
'We Sit' offers contemplative poems and paintings
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: The scoop on early film award season
Feeling proud from the top down: Project Naptural promotes embracing the beauty of black hair
Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
MercyMe to perform in Bemidji
PAUL NELSON FISHING: As fall arrives, fish are on the move
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Some thoughts on Ol' Ruff
'Fish Addictions TV' host adds touring walleye pro to his resume
Bemidji’s Anderson honored by Ducks Unlimited
Historic duck camp tradition lives on: Conservation easements will keep shoreline undeveloped to protect wild rice.
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Grain companies seek extra storage as trade war continues
Balancing the variables of farming and ranching
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Bill Marcil Jr.: Thank you for staying with us
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restaurants and bars
June 10, 2018
Ambassadors welcome Red Stu Breakfast Bar
Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors recently welcomed the new business Red Stu Breakfast Bar to Bemidji. The restaurant, located at...
June 10, 2018 - 9:45am
June 7, 2018
Getting a Chick-Fil-A franchise is harder than getting into Harvard
Three months into his new role as head of the Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt wanted to help his wife find a job, too. At Chick-Fil-A....
June 7, 2018 - 8:04am
June 6, 2018
Popular restaurant chain IHOP is changing its name. The reason why remains a mystery.
Known more by the acronym "IHOP," the International House of Pancakes announced Monday, June 4, that the popular restaurant chain will be changing...
June 6, 2018 - 4:06pm
June 5, 2018
Night and Day: Leach brothers bring Red Stu Breakfast Bar and new Bar 209 to downtown
BEMIDJI -- Brett and Derek Leach are hoping to rule the day and nightlife of downtown Bemidji as they celebrate the opening of two new restaurants...
June 5, 2018 - 6:34pm
May 15, 2018
A barista refused to serve a man for 'being really racist' to a Muslim. Her bosses backed her.
Kathleen "Amina" Deady stood in front of a pastry counter in Riverside, California, holding a key fob and wearing a veil across her face. Only...
May 15, 2018 - 4:03pm
May 14, 2018
Chili's says customer names and credit card numbers were exposed
f you've eaten at Chili's restaurants within the past two months, then you might want to check your credit report and card statements. Chili's...
May 14, 2018 - 12:55pm
May 9, 2018
Wahlburgers to launch at Mall of America; brothers set to visit later this month
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. -- An opening has been set for the burger-centric Wahlburgers at the Mall of America. The restaurant with famous names behind...
May 9, 2018 - 3:53pm
May 1, 2018
I tried the Big Mac, Whopper and Dave's Single. They share the same major flaw.
Americans hate fast-food hamburgers. We mock their ingredients, stare slack-jawed at their high sodium counts and blame them for our expanding...
May 1, 2018 - 3:44pm
April 26, 2018
'It's just not what people want anymore': Subway to close hundreds of US stores
Subway Restaurants, home of the ubiquitous $5 footlong, plans to shutter hundreds of U.S. stores as consumers lose their appetite for lunch meats....
April 26, 2018 - 4:05pm
April 17, 2018
Starbucks to close more than 8,000 stores for racial-bias education
PHILADELPHIA - Starbucks will close more than 8,000 U.S. stores for an afternoon next month to train employees after two black men were arrested...
April 17, 2018 - 1:57pm
Starbucks CEO meets with two black men who were arrested at Philadelphia store
PHILADELPHIA - The chief executive of Starbucks has personally apologized to two black men who were arrested while waiting at one of the coffee...
April 17, 2018 - 10:29am
April 16, 2018
Teamsters strike Minnesota beer distributor over keg safety issue
ST. PAUL—Drivers and warehouse workers of the largest beer distributor in Minnesota went on strike Friday over safety concerns. J.J. Taylor Distributing and the Teamsters Local 792 union have been in contract negotiations since February. The union rejected management's most...
April 16, 2018 - 6:38pm
April 12, 2018
Stopping sexual assault where it can start: at the bar
STILLWATER, Minn.—Jesse Estrin has seen it all during his five years as a bartender: Men harassing women, women harassing men, men harassing...
April 12, 2018 - 1:13pm
April 4, 2018
Panera's data breach puts attention on risks of loyalty programs
Panera Bread this week became the latest company hit by a data breach, acknowledging that customer information was vulnerable on its company...
April 4, 2018 - 4:03pm
March 29, 2018
The vegans came to protest his restaurant. So this chef carved a deer leg in the window.
The vegans planned their protest for the middle of the restaurant's busy dinnertime shift. The group of animal rights activists were incensed that Antler Kitchen & Bar, a locavore restaurant in Toronto that says it highlights regional ingredients, served foie gras and farmed meat...
March 29, 2018 - 1:33pm