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Crime report for July 21 - 23
Minnesota gains 4,400 jobs in June
‘We’re going to rise’: Red Lake gathers to address opioid crisis (video)
Additional Beltrami County road construction projects underway
Sanford AirMed ice cream social July 31
Big Ten formally announces six-year media rights deal with ESPN, FOX and CBS
Twins officially acquire LHP Garcia from Braves
Vikings place RB Murray on PUP list
Kahne records first NASCAR Cup Series win since 2014
Legendary Gophers and Lakers coach John Kundla passes away at 101
Esther Charlette Klug Woods
Kenneth "Kenny" Kraeplin
Richard "Tony" Toninato
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Can we obtain a 'perfect Union'?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The world needs outlandish schools
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The natural laws are all around us
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Simon and Simone have a summer activity director. . .me!
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: How to enjoy the best Fourth of July ever
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
Arts briefs, Sunday, July 23
PATT RALL COLUMN: Lots of choices for arts today in the region
Think Kim Kardashian is sexy? This app matches you with celebrity lookalikes.
Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Smart and friendly: Meet the gray jays
Stressed out: Minnesota scientists dive deep to learn why walleye are stressed
MASTER GARDENERS: The cut-flower pathway
FISH TALES: Al Shervold on Upper Red Lake
Starry Trek comes to Beltrami County: Volunteers needed for Aug. 5 event to help search for starry stonewort
Joe & Sissy Neft
Brett & Sadie Bahr
Vern and Mary Lathe
Doug and Pat Tangborn
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nothing but just plain foolish
Christmas already? Consider this gift-giving practice
Swift: Decorating project really takes the cake
Growing Together: How to keep flowers flowering all summer
McFeely: Is Michele Bachmann dipping her toe in Minnesota governor race?
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.
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
April 22, 2013
Diaz, Erdrich among finalists for Carnegie prize
NEW YORK (AP) — Junot Diaz and Louise Erdrich are among the finalists for a literary prize chosen by the American Library Association. Diaz's...
April 22, 2013 - 3:23pm
April 18, 2013
Erdrich to receive North Dakota's highest honor
WAHPETON, N.D. (AP) — In many of her novels, Louise Erdrich writes about fictitious families on or near an unnamed and imagined reservation...
April 18, 2013 - 10:48am
April 17, 2013
Former US poet laureate to speak in Minneapolis
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins is coming to Minneapolis. Collins is scheduled to appear at the Pantages (pan-TAY'-jis) Theatre in downtown Minneapolis on Nov. 1 at 8 p.m. He'll read selections from a variety of his work, with an emphasis on his new book,...
April 17, 2013 - 9:26am
April 15, 2013
Alaska author wants to build writers' retreat
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A best-selling mystery writer from Alaska wants to establish a residency retreat for female writers, hoping to offer...
April 15, 2013 - 10:47am
April 10, 2013
Faulkner heirlooms going to auction in New York
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Manuscripts and personal letters of the late William Faulkner, whose original writings are a rarity in the literary marketplace,...
April 10, 2013 - 1:58pm
April 9, 2013
David Axelrod book planned for 2014
NEW YORK (AP) — One of President Barack Obama's top advisers and strategists during his first term has a book deal. David Axelrod is working on a memoir scheduled for fall 2014. At least two other former Obama administration officials, Hillary Rodham Clinton and Timothy Geithner,...
April 9, 2013 - 3:21pm
April 6, 2013
Author shares stories of gangsters at Minnesota hideouts
BEMIDJI - Rarely has a flat tire spawned so many words. Chad Lewis, author of over a dozen books covering the hidden, the haunted and the unknown,...
April 6, 2013 - 10:50pm