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Running after recovery: Cancer survivor to compete in Blue Ox event for a third year in row
EDUCATION: Student counselor deficit concerns Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School Board
Crime report for Oct. 7; fire calls for Oct. 7-8
Naytawaush woman faces charges in theft from Bagley store
Sheriff’s office searching for missing woman last seen in Kelliher
WOMEN'S COLLEGE HOCKEY: As WCHA play begins, BSU captain Wivoda ready to finish senior season on high
AREA PREP FOOTBALL: Late scores help Bagley beat Pine River
PREP FOOTBALL: Lumberjacks welcome rivals Brainerd to end regular season
FOOTBALL: Cass Lake-Bena falls to Ada-Borup in regular-season finale
Boucha launching Kickstarter campaign for Native Olympian documentary series
Ricky Dean Fradet, Sr.
Richard "Dick" W. Charlton
Edward Arthur Weiskopf
John Eggers: The best duck hunt ever
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Like geese, we all need a lift from time to time
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Some successes, and failures, for the 2015 season
Cyndi L. Fenske: Library is fun way to get away in October
A fly on the wall: Behind-the-scenes at the Great Northern Radio Show's live performance (W/PHOTO GALLERY)
PHOTO GALLERY: Little Big Town packs Sanford Center
New season of 'Fargo' starts Monday: The 'Off the Record' blog plans
Off The Record Blog: Plans for season two of 'Fargo'
Off The Record Blog: Wax some ‘Back To The Future’ nostalgia with Pepsi Perfect and ‘Jaws 19’
Ready to rhythm to ribbits: The Fattenin' Frogs to hold album release concert in Bemidji
PHOTO GALLERY: October sunrise
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Location is key for fall fishing success
MASTER GARDENERS: Indoor plants also need fall care
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Walleye bite should be picking up
Blane Klemek: The annual migration has arrived in the northwoods
Sutter - Hoyum engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Shelter could put Headwaters students at risk
Tom Purcell: The decline of American greatness
Gene Lyons: The failure of Boehner
Rick Jensen: Not only in America
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Legislature improved affordability, accessibility of propane
July 7, 2015
MASTER GARDENERS: Tips for gardening in dry shade
This spring, we've had fairly adequate moisture so worrying about dry gardens may be far from your mind. However, the heat of summer is just coming upon us and I suspect along with it will come a lack of moisture. The secret to growing good plants in shade is to provide adequate...
July 7, 2015 - 6:28pm
July 5, 2015
Blane Klemek: Phoebes are one of the more interesting behaving birds
This past June marked the 13th year I’ve enjoyed my present home here in the Northwoods. Over the past many years I have been very grateful...
July 5, 2015 - 12:16am
July 4, 2015
AnglingBuzz: Catching Largemouth Bass feeding on suspended bluegills
When bluegills suspend near the surface to feed on insects or fry, largemouth bass often lurk directly beneath them. Use swim jigs...
July 4, 2015 - 10:46pm
July 2, 2015
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Full moon phase means the walleyes are biting at night
Bemidji is one of the premier fishing destinations for anglers from all over the country.
July 2, 2015 - 2:18pm
June 30, 2015
Calling all archers: Bemidji accepting applications for special deer hunt
BEMIDJI -- Minnesota's deer archery season doesn't start until September, however, Bemidji city staff wants potential hunters to send in applications this summer to be part of a hunt that manages deer population around town. The Bemidji Special Archery Deer Hunt, which began...
outdoors / hunting
June 30, 2015 - 7:23pm
June 28, 2015
Blane Klemek: Ravens, crows have the smarts, too
A recent episode of the public television program "Nova: Inside Animal Minds," examined the fascinating subject of animal intelligence —...
June 28, 2015 - 12:15am
June 22, 2015
Detroit Mountain bike trails set to open
Area mountain biking aficionados have had the date circled on their calendar for weeks, but hikers should also take note: The biking and hiking...
June 22, 2015 - 10:57am
Potato giant defends company's land stewardship in water permit flap
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- The patriarch of the biggest potato producer in the world says his company is not the poor environmental steward critics...
outdoors / environment
June 22, 2015 - 10:34am
June 18, 2015
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Walleye patterns vary from lake to lake
A cool week in the Bemidji area kept surface water temperatures in the mid to high 60s, which will extend the shallow walleye bite in many lakes. Walleyes have been spreading out into the lakes ever since the spottail shiners finished spawning and backed out of the shallows. The...
outdoors / fishing
June 18, 2015 - 4:28pm
June 14, 2015
Blane Klemek: The house sparrow is right at home in Minnesota
In early May, I found myself in a little southeastern Minnesota town. Like many of the small towns in this part of the state, its history is...
June 14, 2015 - 12:56am
June 7, 2015
Small water, big fun: Red Lake serves up fast action for rainbow trout (w/ video)
RED LAKE INDIAN RESERVATION, Minn.--The tiny jig tipped with a piece of crawler barely had hit the bottom of the lake some 40 feet below when...
outdoors / fishing
June 7, 2015 - 12:16pm
Blane Klemek: Humming excitement over our hummingbirds
As usual, I observed my first ruby-throated hummingbird on Mother's Day weekend, or thereabout. Without fail, in early to mid-May, hummingbirds...
June 7, 2015 - 12:53am
May 31, 2015
Blane Klemek: The American dog tick is the most familiar tick inhabiting Minnesota
There aren’t any critters I can think of that don’t interest me at some level. Creatures throughout the world, great and small, are fascinating...
May 31, 2015 - 12:44am
May 28, 2015
Take A Kid Fishing event to be held June 10 in Bemidji
BEMIDJI — The 29th annual Bemidji Area Take A Kid Fishing event is scheduled June 10, starting at 10 a.m. at Cameron Park and ending with...
outdoors / fishing
May 28, 2015 - 7:15pm
May 24, 2015
Blane Klemek: Bats truly are incredible flying creatures
A few weeks ago I experienced for the first time in my life what it’s like to be inside of a genuine cave. I observed real stalactites, stalagmites,...
May 24, 2015 - 12:32am