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Police officer, 3 others killed in Wisconsin shootings
Burglars swipe $30K in tools from Minnesota school’s auto shop, principal's car
Park Rapids man charged with soliciting child for sex
COUNTY: Beltrami County revising shoreland policy
Crime report for March 21
Injured Lavine, his upbeat attitude still part of Timberwolves
Minnesota-born Lundquist chose broadcasting over the ministry 50-plus years ago
FOOTBALL: BSU begins spring with holes to fill at O-line, receiver
Phil Hughes recalls visiting pitching guru Tom House
UMD seniors seeking redemption
Emily Jean Ostlund
David Allen Staples
Lorraine Elsie Day
Christopher Paul Yarger
Eleanor "Lucky" Kirkpatrick
MASTER GARDENERS: Garden seed planning starts now
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Time for a love story
DELGADO COLUMN: Native American graves and repatriation protection emerge once again
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What about kids that don't want to learn?
PRIME TIME: Children's Time on Sunday morning
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
Bemidji Symphony Orchestra presents 'Celtic Legends'
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
Catch-and-release walleye season for Mille Lacs Lake again this year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Reassess ice conditions every day and make safe decisions
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The white pasque flower and horned lark-- harbingers of spring
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Few other birds as interesting as the pileated woodpecker
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Almost time to get off the ice (and clean up as you go)
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Candidate thanks supporters, Ward 4
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
COMMENTARY: Enbridge: We remain committed to protecting the environment
January 3, 2014
On a trip of discovery: Steve Saari ventures into a new genre — poetry
BEMIDJI — Although Steve Saari has been writing scripts and composing music for years, he might just have conquered another mountain — poetry. The...
January 3, 2014 - 7:16pm
December 18, 2013
‘Vent’ allows for voices: BHS teacher pens book about teenage angst
BEMIDJI — The picture on the front of Gina Marie Bernard’s new book tells the whole story; those young adult years when there seemed to be...
December 18, 2013 - 9:26pm
December 7, 2013
Local authors to sign books
Five members of the First City Writers Bloc will host a book signing today from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Book World. Shown from left are local authors...
December 7, 2013 - 12:17am
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