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'A blessing and a curse.' Saved from the rubble, Minn. plane crash victim won $27.7M judgement before judge reversed it.
After skydiving mishap, Army staff sergeant from Minn. takes on traumatic brain injury
Attacked with a hammer, third-grader in California died trying to defend his little sister, family says
Equifax CEO Richard Smith steps down amid hacking scandal
One injured in rollover near Blackduck
VOLLEYBALL: Jacks rally, overcome 2-1 deficit to beat Perham
TIMBERWOLVES: Athletic Jefferson catches Thibodeau's eye
Bemidji bowlers compete at NY Mills
Bemidji Aerials begin gymnastics season
SOCCER: Beavers win seventh straight
John E. Werner
Richard "Dick" Louis Rutherford Sr.
Kathleen "Kitty" Filar Johnson
McArdle: The NFL can't afford to become a battleground
PATT RALL COLUMN: Louie did not go gentle into that good night: Remembering Louis Marchand
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Schools need all of our help for 100 percent grad rate
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
PATT RALL COLUMN: Timely notice can help with attendance
Around the Arts, September 17
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Making a correct call on the Becida Barred Owl
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Extended fall weather on the water
American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jerry Willet remembered as fine legislator
COMMENTARY: Be informed about Cass Lake-Bena referendum
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: All are welcome to pro-life gathering
BROST: Add bean dips to your football fare
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: Our reporter is embedded deep in the War on Bedtime. Here's the latest from the front lines.
March 9, 2017
PRIME TIME: Busy, busy, busy at the Senior Activity Center
This spring at the Senior Activity Center we have so much going on that it is hard to fit it all in the calendar much less the building. The...
March 9, 2017 - 2:20pm
PRIME TIME: Let’s go shopping! (or stay at home and shop online)
“You can each get a Fudgsicle.” Mom handed my brother and me each a nickel. “Come right back.”
March 9, 2017 - 2:19pm
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