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Minn. woman who beheaded man with machete ordered to 30-plus years in prison
One dead, 2 injured after home being set on foundation falls
Freak accident at Minn. auto shop leaves friend of owner dead
N.D. Supreme Court says out-of-state lawyers can represent pipeline protesters
Administration approves Alberta Clipper pipeline crossing from Canada
Strapped for cap space, healthy players, Wild suit up 45-year-old coach for practice
Packers' Mike McCarthy calls Vikings' hit on Aaron Rodgers 'an illegal act'
Wild's Zach Parise leaves practice with another 'setback'
Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino fired amid corruption probe
NFL seeks compromise solution to anthem protests
Arnold "Butch" Dahl
Pearl Dorothy Ledin
Rebecca Lynn Fure
Winnifred Marian Althiser
Gilbert D. Bahr
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
Rise and shine
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
Jemele Hill suspended two weeks by ESPN after tweet about Cowboys owner Jerry Jones
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Time for a little night fishing
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Otto praised for clean energy plan
FIELDING QUESTIONS: Shrub with berries identified as nuisance species
More on winning the war on weeds
Commentary: It's not surprising that Eminem doesn't like Trump, but here's why his rap about him is resonating
June 8, 2017
PRIME TIME: Summer is hopping in and around the SAC
We are not letting any grass grow under our feet at the Senior Activity Center. Presentations, music and trips will keep us busy all summer long....
June 8, 2017 - 1:52pm
PRIME TIME: Blessed by a power outage
Among other interesting happenings March 26, I had Easter dinner at the home of two favorite ordained Lutherans, Mark and Linnea Papke-Larsen....
June 8, 2017 - 9:27am
PRIME TIME: Making it your own
Settling into a new home takes an inordinate amount of time. There are a LOT of boxes to unpack. The placement of a couch, chairs and lamps leads...
June 8, 2017 - 9:23am
PRIME TIME: An unforgettable move: Why? A werewolf was planning to attack us!
Can one still remember in detail a movie seen back in the 1940s? Sure! Easy, if you were then suddenly expecting a werewolf assault!
June 8, 2017 - 9:21am
PRIME TIME: Patience, understanding helps bring family pets back
After driving from southern Minnesota a few weeks ago, my son Eric and his wife Krista were involved in a collision just two miles from our home....
June 8, 2017 - 9:20am
June 4, 2017
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do all students have a place to go?
As I was leaving an assisted living facility in my hometown, I said hello to John who was sitting in the entryway. I have known John for almost...
June 4, 2017 - 6:15am
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: There are true signs of hope out there if you look
As the gardens are getting planted and greenhouses are bursting with life, there is a general sense of “hope” in the air.
June 4, 2017 - 6:00am
May 28, 2017
LIBRARY CORNER: Ready for summer at the Library
June is a very special month at the Bemidji Public Library. Not only does the Summer Reading Program: Reading by Design start for children and...
May 28, 2017 - 1:00pm
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Making a case for wood ticks
When the Creator made 800,000 insects, he must have grown weary and made the 800 or so species of ticks last because he sure messed up. Ticks...
May 28, 2017 - 5:00am
May 21, 2017
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make the last day of school a good day
Lots of kids don't like school but they do really want to like it. Some don't like it because it hasn't been that special for them. It's really...
May 21, 2017 - 6:00am
May 14, 2017
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Bemidji is ‘Home Sweet Home’ for the birds
On June 11, Bemidji can add another “feather to its cap.” On that day, Minnesota Audubon will designate Bemidji as the state’s third Bird...
May 14, 2017 - 11:00am
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Critical Race Theories: What are they all about?
The history of Critical Race Theories takes us back to the 1970s, when racially conscious lawyers, activists and legal scholars picked up the...
May 14, 2017 - 9:46am
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Who is JFK?
You probably know who John Fitzgerald Kennedy was but, believe it or not, lots of young people don't. When I ask young people, college age and...
May 14, 2017 - 8:30am
May 11, 2017
PRIME TIME: Butterflies and beauties at the SAC
Butterflies and beauties abounded at the Senior Activity Center on April 22.
May 11, 2017 - 10:21am
PRIME TIME: Moving never gets any easier
If things can be done simply, it is best to proceed with efficiency and directness, otherwise details get in the way and problems multiply. What...
May 11, 2017 - 10:19am