Skip to main content
Feds want to give and take Minnesota health care money
Littlefork man pleads not guilty to sex crimes
Agency defends officers after throwing SD man, wanting 'final goodbyes' to dying mother, against concrete, using Taser
Home destroyed near Bemidji after flames shoot through the roof
Division II player dies from in-game injury
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
Marian Ryan Martin
Amy Jane (Bumann) Alexander
Eva Della Fritz
Warren Donald Dufseth
Melvin "Pat" Gilstad
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
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
Landing a lunker: Gallery North celebrates new location with mural
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
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
In a pickle over a side dish?
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
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
July 16, 2017
Ag in the Classroom stops in Laporte
The Ag in the Classroom statewide tour bus recently stopped at Laporte Community School gardens. Teachers, administrators and Minnesota farmers...
July 16, 2017 - 9:15am
Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig students attend Close-Up in D.C.
Five youth leaders from Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig Middle School's Close-Up Program recently visited Washington, D.C., to participate in a four-day event....
July 16, 2017 - 7:45am
Students in the News, July 16
Area students graduate from UND GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Nearly 2,000 students were eligible for the UND Spring Commencement Ceremonies in mid-May. Area students are listed by hometown and degree:
July 16, 2017 - 6:15am
July 14, 2017
CODE for success: NTC celebrates grant to help medical coding program
BEMIDJI -- Prospective Northwest Technical College students got a taste of the school’s medical coding program Friday.
July 14, 2017 - 7:47pm
Cass Lake-Bena unveils revised school referendum option
CASS LAKE -- As the state-imposed deadline for their proposed facilities referendum approaches, Cass Lake-Bena leaders unveiled on Thursday a revised plan to replace the school district’s elementary building.
July 14, 2017 - 7:44pm
July 13, 2017
Gustafson to head TrekNorth charter school
BEMIDJI -- TrekNorth Junior and Senior High School has a new leader. A School Board decision on Tuesday put Kristin Gustafson in the director’s...
July 13, 2017 - 6:24pm
July 9, 2017
Students in the News, July 9
Local students graduate from Carleton CollegeNORTHFIELD, Minn. -- Carleton College recently awarded bachelors of arts degrees to 505 graduating members of the Class of 2017. Hannah Marty of Solway graduated with a bachelor’s degree in environmental studies. Marty is the child of...
July 9, 2017 - 10:15am
‘Azhegiiwe Bagwajaya’ii’ He/She Returns to Nature/Wilderness camp
CASS LAKE -- Sixteen youth from the region gathered for the Leech Lake Tribal College’s first-ever “Azhegiiwe Bagwajaya’ii” — Earth...
July 9, 2017 - 6:45am
June 27, 2017
Blackduck principal moves to Cass Lake-Bena
CASS LAKE -- A principal at Blackduck Public Schools is heading south to Cass Lake-Bena’s school district. Joshua Grover is set to helm Cass...
June 27, 2017 - 4:06pm
District names McMartin assistant principal at BMS
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Schools announced Tuesday that the district has hired a new middle school assistant principal. Kyle McMartin will be...
June 27, 2017 - 11:45am
June 25, 2017
Students in the News, June 25
Gould named to dean's list MOORHEAD—Candace Gould, of Bemidji, was named to the dean's list for the 2017 spring semester at Minnesota State...
June 25, 2017 - 3:00pm
June 23, 2017
New beginnings: Open house at Oshkimajiitahdah Institute of Technology held in Redby
REDBY -- A vocational school and social services hub in Redby showcased an expansion Friday that leaders there hope will get more Red Lake residents...
June 23, 2017 - 9:07pm
Minnesota State approves BSU/NTC budget: Tuition and fee hikes, $1.56 million in cuts
ST. PAUL—Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College students will pay more for their schooling next year, even as university...
June 23, 2017 - 4:42pm
June 20, 2017
CL-B survey indicates strong support for school upgrades: ‘State of the district’ meeting is June 21
CASS LAKE -- Cass Lake-Bena residents at a community meeting last month generally supported the school district’s plan to build a new elementary school building, among other proposed facility improvements and changes.
June 20, 2017 - 5:16pm
June 19, 2017
Bemidji Area Schools budget: $1.3M in additional revenue, expenses
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Schools’ budget for the next school year isn’t drastically different than this year’s. The school board unanimously approved on Monday a preliminary 2017-18 budget that projects the school district’s revenue and expenses increase by about $1.3 million...
June 19, 2017 - 8:48pm