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Blackduck FFA qualifies for state competition
Blackduck football falls to Pillager
Dad’s Day breakfast set for Oct. 8
State to host student success meeting in Bemidji
First City Squares offers lessons
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU women open regular season this weekend at Syracuse
GIRLS SOCCER: Lumberjacks cook Spuds in thrilling comeback
GIRLS TENNIS: Bemidji sweeps Moorhead, Fergus Falls in triangular
BOYS SOCCER: Bemidji blanks Crookston 6-0
Warriors going to Winter Park: Red Lake football gets donation from ESPN, will appear on Vikings' ‘Monday Night Football’ game
Dorothy "Dot" Schocker
Susan Eileen Bessler
Alexander Carl (Shorty) Petersen
Dorothy Sunde Bishop
Ole "Buddie" Risland Sr.
MASTER GARDENERS: What ate my potatoes?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Leave a legacy of words
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Sustainable health care: Returning to relationship-based practice
MASTER GARDENERS: Think about next year when it comes to garden debris
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Truth and Reconciliation: Water
Tigirlily to open for Justin Moore at Sanford Center
Monday Movie Report: Oscars Foreign Language Category adds first contenders
PATT RALL COLUMN: Fall is in the area, and in the theaters
BSO opens new season, 'Legends & Lore'
Justin Moore comes to Bemidji on Oct. 1
DNR to sell 40 northern Minnesota land parcels
Lake Bemidji State Park youth, muzzleloader hunts
Rock-solid restoration: New Knutson Dam near Pennington unveiled
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Cooling water temperatures pool the fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
MILESTONES: Cuperus-Howe engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The Salvation Army leader’s legacy lives on
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A flaw in implementation of dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Here’s a list of what Republicans believe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Two thoughts about the school dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Skoe needs to look out for our interests
December 7, 2013
Author plans talk on how Pearl Harbor hit small-town Minnesota
BEMIDJI— Author Paul Sailer will discuss his book on the air war in World War II, as well as how the Pearl Harbor attack impacted northern...
December 7, 2013 - 12:14am
November 20, 2013
Alone in the wild: Bemidji author pens ‘This Side of a Wilderness’
BEMIDJI — Dan Rice has gone from one extreme to another in his life — by choice. He left his job as a hydrographer with the United States...
November 20, 2013 - 4:38pm
September 4, 2013
A few words of advice: Local author pens book for parents of schoolchildren
BEMIDJI -- Now that another school year has returned, parents may think they've fulfilled their responsibilities by buying those new "tennies"...
September 4, 2013 - 9:51pm
August 21, 2013
Writing award-winning book was catharsis for Bemidji author
Everyone has the right to expect safety in the streets; secure in the knowledge that one can walk in the dark or in the light without fear of...
August 21, 2013 - 3:42pm
June 22, 2013
Poetry takes center stage at 2013 Bemidji Public Library Book Festival
BEMIDJI – The elements of poetry took center attention on Saturday, concluding the 2013 Bemidji Public Library Book Festival. Nearly...
June 22, 2013 - 10:50pm
June 18, 2013
Author describes his writing process at Bemidji Library Book Festival
John Coy describes the process he went through to write his first children’s book "Night Driving" during a writing workshop titled "Making...
June 18, 2013 - 11:49pm
June 12, 2013
Rare Superman comic book sells for $175,000
By Steve Karnowski MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A rare copy of the comic book featuring Superman's first appearance that went undiscovered for over 70 years in the insulation of a Minnesota house has sold for $175,000. The high bidder for the copy of Action Comics No. 1 in the...
June 12, 2013 - 12:21pm
May 29, 2013
Ringo Starr has a new book: 'Photograph'
NEW YORK (AP) — Never-before-seen photos of the Beatles by Ringo Starr will be included in his new book, titled "Photograph." An e-book...
May 29, 2013 - 2:14pm
Book critics to give award for best debut work
NEW YORK (AP) — A new literary prize has been established in honor of one of the country's most passionate book critics. The National Book Critics Circle announced Wednesday that starting in 2014 the John Leonard Award will be given for the year's best debut book. Leonard,...
May 29, 2013 - 9:13am
May 28, 2013
Title of new Bridget Jones novel revealed
LONDON (AP) — Everyone's favorite literary singleton will return in a new novel entitled "Bridget Jones: Mad About the Boy." Publishers disclosed the title of Helen Fielding's forthcoming book on Tuesday. It continues the comic saga of diary-writing Bridget's romantic and...
May 28, 2013 - 11:50am
May 22, 2013
Cast gets ready for play
With a cast of colorful characters, the play "Spelling Bee" will open at 7:30 p.m. tonight at the Main Theatre at Bangsberg Hall at Bemidji State...
May 22, 2013 - 11:35pm
April 29, 2013
Adichie focuses on Nigeria's present for new novel
LAGOS, Nigeria (AP) — The traffic is there, grinding life to a halt as the middle class pound out messages on BlackBerry mobile phones and...
April 29, 2013 - 11:27am
April 26, 2013
Glenn Close's sister writing about mental illness
NEW YORK (AP) — The youngest sister of actress Glenn Close is working on a memoir about her struggles with mental illness. Grand Central Publishing...
April 26, 2013 - 12:59pm
April 25, 2013
Richard Bausch wins $30,000 story prize
NEW YORK (AP) — One of the country's top short story writers has won a $30,000 prize. Richard Bausch, author of eight story collections and winner of numerous other honors, is this year's recipient of the Rea Award for the Short Story. The prize, announced Thursday, is given for...
April 25, 2013 - 10:24am
April 24, 2013
Amazon.com's most well-read city: Alexandria, Va.
NEW YORK (AP) — Alexandria, Va., and Knoxville, Tenn., are cities for readers, if not always the kinds of books your parents wanted you to read. Alexandria and Knoxville ranked No. 1 and No. 2 on Amazon.com's annual list of U.S. cities buying the most books, newspapers and magazines...
April 24, 2013 - 3:03pm