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In search of 'Dead Man's Curve': Minn.'s DOT uses data to find dangerous roads
New apartment complex for homeless veterans opening at Fort Snelling
Firearm safety course planned in Turtle River
4 Minn. women join group to climb Mount Everest to raise funds for Duchenne's research
Home destroyed near Bemidji after flames shoot through the roof
Sabathia strong in Yankees win over Twins
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers get their first taste of hockey with Korea exhibition
SWIMMING: BHS swimming glides past North
TENNIS: Two home wins move Lumberjacks to 13-2
VOLLEYBALL: Beavers surrender lead in 3-2 loss
Amy Jane (Bumann) Alexander
Eva Della Fritz
Warren Donald Dufseth
Melvin "Pat" Gilstad
Irene Joyce Beck
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
EVAN HAZARD: Threescore and Ten: Tuna and "dirty rice?"
ART LEE COLUMN: The most significant event of our time
SUE BRUNS COLUMN: You don't have to go far to see something new
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Around the Arts, September 17
Landing a lunker: Gallery North celebrates new location with mural
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Change your tactics when fall comes
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grizzlies, noble and worthy creatures, on the comeback
Zebra mussels confirmed in Itasca County lake
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
How reading can make you healthier and happier
Bygone staples and technology of the 1970s
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Relay for Life event shows community’s support
Bjerknes to plead guilty to state and federal charges
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