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‘We did this together’ — Boys & Girls Club students create wall mural
Grateful homeowners thank Bemidji firefighters after Menahga blaze
Beltrami District Court report for May 19
Bemidji City Council: Land sale process to be discussed
Bemidji School Board set to meet Monday
Mix of Bemidji varsity, junior varsity players top Park Rapids
Bemidji places fifth in 36-hole tournament
Bemidji shoots low round of spring at Wadena
Blackduck celebrates renovation of Little League complex
Bemidji captures Sagedahl title
Martinus "Herb" Herbert
Rev. Roy A. Miller
Thomas "Tommy" Matt Hardwig
Arthur Allen Zvara
'Mad Men' Vincent Kartheiser finds a new role
Obama to host concert honoring Carole King
Randy Travis sues to block DWI patrol car video release
$1 million in jewels stolen near Cannes film fest
Tim McGraw recasts ACM's TV special, airing Sunday
Fishing guide looks back on hosting Dayton
Minnesota begins 2013 gypsy moth trapping program
Bemidji area lakes finally open and walleye fishing can begin
Fight to stop spread of Asian carp goes high tech
Crookston moose back in town after brief hiatus
Joe Gandelman: Obama’s 2nd term curse
William A. Collins: Don’t fence me in with economic inequality
Phil Kerpen: Government can’t be trusted with our health
Not everything is a reportable crime
Mike Reagan: Obama’s parade of scandals
Master Gardener: Penstemon can offer season-long color
Evan Hazard: A tale of two feeders: Less is more, more or less
Sue Bruns: A typical retired couple’s morning conversation No. 1
Marilyn Heltzer: A hair-straightening realization years in the making
Upper Midwest schoolchildren get rare May snow day
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Schoolchildren in Minnesota and Wisconsin got a rare May snow day Thursday as a storm dropped up to 16 inches of sticky snow across a beleaguered region...
Thu, May 02, 2013 - 1:13pm
May Day activists cheer state immigration laws
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — As Congress debates the first national immigration overhaul in decades, a state-level push advancing rights for people in the U.S. illegally has picked up momentum across...
Thu, May 02, 2013 - 1:11pm
Medical marijuana bill outlined, but debate waits
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Supporters of legalizing marijuana for medical use put their plan forward at Minnesota's Capitol on Thursday even though the major debate will wait until next...
Thu, May 02, 2013 - 1:09pm
Storm dumps up to 15.5 inches in southeastern MN
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The calendar has flipped to May, but winter has made a return appearance to southeastern Minnesota where residents are digging out of an unseasonable dump of wet...
Thu, May 02, 2013 - 10:50am
For 3, bomb suspect's friendship leads to charges
BOSTON (AP) — Just hours before one of the Boston Marathon suspects and his brother allegedly gunned down a campus police officer, authorities say he exchanged a series of text...
Thu, May 02, 2013 - 10:31am
Legislature: Undocumented immigrants could get financial aid, in-state tuition
ST. PAUL — Minnesota senators approved a plan that supporters say would bring the dream of attending college closer to reality for students like Deisy Rivera. "It will help me...
Thu, May 02, 2013 - 12:34am
Legislative Notebook: Sunday liquor sales plan fails again
Legislative Notebook: Sunday liquor sales plan fails again ST. PAUL — Another year, another defeat for Sunday liquor sales. The Minnesota House voted 106-21 Wednesday to retain state law forbidding...
Thu, May 02, 2013 - 12:26am
Police and sheriff report for May 2
Police Report The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls: Theft 6:37 p.m. Tuesday, 1800 block of Anne Street Northwest. A theft from a vehicle was reported. 12:58 p.m...
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Thu, May 02, 2013 - 12:06am
Hand in hand to fight hunger: Saturday kids event at mall also will benefit food shelf
BEMIDJI — Families are invited to take part in a special event Saturday at Paul Bunyan Mall while also benefitting a local non-profit. The mall is hosting Kids Join Hands...
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Wed, May 01, 2013 - 8:09pm
'One for the bucket list' local bar owner wrecks dirtbike on Lake Bemidji
BEMIDJI — On a whim, local bar owner Karl Jacobson decided to take his dirtbike onto Lake Bemidji Wednesday afternoon. The joyride ended with a trip to the hospital and...
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Wed, May 01, 2013 - 7:17pm
Fugate’s to close store, automotive shop to remain open
BEMIDJ — This week’s flooding did not impact just the roads, but a local business, as well. Fugate’s Country Store, which has been in operation for five years, will soon...
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Wed, May 01, 2013 - 5:16pm
Senate looks at township aid
BEMIDJI —Ron Kinn isn’t sure how the Turtle River town board is going to compensate for the extra snowplowing costs from this winter season. “We’re just going to have to...
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Wed, May 01, 2013 - 4:52pm
Scientists find cannibalism at American settlement
WASHINGTON (AP) — Scientists say they have found the first solid archaeological evidence that some of the earliest American colonists survived harsh conditions by resorting to cannibalism. On Wednesday, the...
Wed, May 01, 2013 - 4:19pm
Pink Floyd poser arrested in Minnesota for theft by swindle
ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A man is accused of pretending to be a member of rock band Pink Floyd at a Minnesota hospital — and racking up as much...
Wed, May 01, 2013 - 3:23pm
MN seeks dismissal of suits over DNR data breach
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The state of Minnesota has asked a federal judge to dismiss five lawsuits filed on behalf of several people who say their driver's license data was improperly...
Wed, May 01, 2013 - 3:18pm