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'Warehoused' film tells Minnesota family's story of separation, struggle
First-generation college-bound student wins Philando Castile scholarship
Warrant mix-up may yield settlement
Twin Cities Pride: Unmarked squad will still lead Pride parade, but officers can march
ATV groups seek more in Beltrami forest plan
Polanco homers, Twins blank Indians
Lynx bounce back from 1st loss, drub Mystics
Taylor thinks Butler can get Timberwolves to the checkered flag
Butler acquisition send Wolves' ticket sales soaring
Sharon Roberta Villier
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Priscilla Jane Miller
Mabel B. Dahl
Roberta Jean Wind
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A legacy of Native American boxing
PATT RALL COLUMN: Life in the fast lane in Bemidji
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Staying cool in the good ol' days
PRIME TIME: Summer is hopping in and around the SAC
PRIME TIME: Blessed by a power outage
'Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery' opens Wednesday
Church Musicians recital by Beth Hendricks, Philip Hermann
Great American Story contest deadline approaches
A busy summer ahead for the BHS marching band
Robert "One-Man" Johnson to perform at Farm by the Lake
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Water temperatures stall in the area
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'Gully'-gee, there's a lot of gulls out there
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Try prevention instead of treatment
FISH TALES: Jim Fleck on Upper Red Lake
Woods in the works: Newest state forest undergoing development in Cass County
Janice and Edward Beil
Ron and Carol Carpenter celebrate 50 years!
PRIME TIME: The lure of loud mufflers
Faith Conversations: Wife moving forward after sudden death ministry partner
Column: 4-H speaking inspires, prompts memories of grandfather
Why do squirrels strip tree bark?
What's causing all the tree troubles?
Bursack: Nursing home staff may not always foresee an approaching death
March 9, 2017
PRIME TIME: Therapy is an art, blending knowledge, intuition and genuineness
“I’m gonna go see my shrink today.” “Yeah, you definitely need your head examined.” The work of therapists, psychologists and psychiatrists...
March 9, 2017 - 2:17pm
March 5, 2017
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make any mistakes lately?
Did you ever make a mistake? Of course, you have. Did you ever make a big mistake? Sure. How did you handle it? Maybe, not so well. Did you try...
March 5, 2017 - 10:00am
Kelly Brevig Column: Be the generation to start a new norm
Growing up in the 1980s, I saw many perks and advancements in technology. It meant that the kitchen phone had one very long cord that could travel...
March 5, 2017 - 8:50am
February 26, 2017
SCOTTY ALLISON COLUMN: Work continues to build veterans home in Bemidji
The push continues to have a veterans home built in Bemidji. With strong support from local Minnesota Reps Matt Bliss and Matt Grossell and Sens Paul Utke and Justin Eichorn, there is renewed effort to make this a reality.
February 26, 2017 - 11:30am
LIBRARY CORNER: March is an eventful month at the library
The Master Gardeners return to the library on Thursdays in March to continue their Spring Gardening series. All of these presentations start...
February 26, 2017 - 10:45am
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Best Picture a sure win for 'La La Land'
A year in film is never really over until Oscar night. In that sense, for a movie lover, 2016 ends tonight. As this day has approached, I've...
February 26, 2017 - 9:20am
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why go into teaching?
The profession of teaching has changed over the years. I guess that would be an understatement. Let's go back 50 years and recall what the life of a teacher was like. There were fewer demands made of teachers. If you were a teacher you seldom received a visit from the principal to...
February 26, 2017 - 9:00am
February 19, 2017
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A story of guns and Carroll Shiff
Before I tell you about a New Hampshire hermit named Carroll Shiff who owned one of the largest gun collections in the 1930 through the 1950s, let me tell you about my interest in guns. One of the happiest memories of my boyhood was when I was 13 and my father purchased a 410 double...
February 19, 2017 - 10:30am
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Minnesota's majestic trumpeter swans
Recently attending the annual meeting of The Wildlife Society held this year in Callaway, Minn., my route to the event took me through parts...
February 19, 2017 - 10:00am
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Paying homage to great Indigenous civil rights leaders, activists and scholars
As we celebrate Black History this month and honor the great leaders who were essential in the Civil Rights movement, you can't help but to wander...
February 19, 2017 - 7:00am
February 13, 2017
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why Black History Month?
I have not had extensive experience in working with African Americans. The school where I taught in Camden, N.J., was predominantly black and...
February 13, 2017 - 6:00am
February 9, 2017
PRIME TIME: Why keep an old high school letter jacket?
Although neither my wife or I nor my youngest three children are native to Bemidji, but when we moved here in 1990, we all became Lumberjacks....
February 9, 2017 - 9:32am
PRIME TIME: Sports in 2017: That big, black bag with everything in it
Kids used to play sports because it was fun, got them out of mom’s hair, or to hang out with friends. While those reasons to play still hold...
February 9, 2017 - 9:31am
PRIME TIME: From Eternity to Here: a non-Calvinist myth
As noted late last year, we live in a physical universe: space, time, matter, energy and such. Scientists have learned much in recent centuries...
February 9, 2017 - 9:29am
PRIME TIME: Snowbirds flock to the call of the southern sun
So came the fall season, when almost all the birds in the North Country respond to the approaching winter by flying south where the warm sun shines brightly almost every day.
February 9, 2017 - 9:27am