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Taking in the lake
Marcotte retires from 25-year law enforcement career
Cass Lake-Bena plans public input meeting ahead of possible referendum
One of Bemidji’s best-kept secrets: Evergreen celebrates 40th year, raises awareness
N.Korea test-fires ballistic missile, appears to have failed
NFL commissioner may consider marijuana for players' health reasons
Bird resigns as Pacers president of basketball operations
An emotional night for NFL's first-round picks
Effects of Bradford trade on Vikings playing out in draft
Speedy ex-Gopher Myrick waiting for the call
Phyllis E. Neff
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Kathleen Lynn Paul
Willow Skye Forsberg
Frances Eula Oslin
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Look at the brighter side of life
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: We must open our minds to diverse teachings
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: John's No. 1 List for Bemidji
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: What is that weed?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you know your Twins?
Minnesota offers filmmakers varied landscapes and cultural activity
Khloe Kardashian sued after sharing photo of herself on Instagram
ESPN layoffs: A list of which employees have been fired
'Expo'-sure to the arts: Group to host first-ever Arts Expo on Saturday
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Robins are always a delight of spring
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Snow won't impact progress of most fish spawning
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Growing beans from seed to harvest
Up a tree!
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Warm-up helps spawn, walleyes should be ready for opener
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Are you kidding me?
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A leader or a partisan pawn?
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
November 21, 2016
Eagles sometimes can’t fly away like other birds when feeding on roadway carcasses
ST. PAUL -- Motorists are urged to watch for eagles on roadways this time of year as an increase in deer activity leads to more road-killed deer for the birds to feed on.The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources said while crows feasting on carcasses on roadways usually simply...
November 21, 2016 - 5:22pm
November 12, 2016
Cougar pair spotted fighting in northern Minnesota
NASHWAUK, Minn. — Two likely cougars, or mountain lions, have been spotted in northern Minnesota — fighting. The exceedingly rare event —...
November 12, 2016 - 3:45pm
September 30, 2016
Rock-solid restoration: New Knutson Dam near Pennington unveiled
PENNINGTON -- A restoration project officials say will greatly benefit both people and aquatic wildlife along the Mississippi River and area...
September 30, 2016 - 3:33pm
August 15, 2016
Watershed group plans meeting tonight on starry stonewart in Big Turtle Lake
BEMIDJI -- The Turtle River Watershed Association will be hosting a community meeting Monday evening concerning the starry stonewart infestation...
August 15, 2016 - 11:08am
May 5, 2016
PHOTO GALLERY: Ducks on the beach
A pair of mallard ducks sit on the beach at Lake Bemidji State Park at dusk on Tuesday.
May 5, 2016 - 11:04pm
March 17, 2016
VIDEO: Minnesota lake makes its own ice cubes, tosses them to shore
Mounds of cubed ice piled up Wednesday along the east shore of Green Lake. One lake resident said the ice crackled and popped as it barged to...
March 17, 2016 - 2:49pm
February 27, 2016
Limping wolf near Baxter likely healthy, not a threat
BAXTER, Minn. -- A limping timber wolf recently spotted in Baxter does not appear to be a threat to the public, officials with state and federal...
February 27, 2016 - 2:08pm
February 25, 2016
A barred owl sits in a tree along Fish Hawk trail on Wednesday in Lake Bemidji State Park. You can send in your photos to email@example.com...
February 25, 2016 - 8:52pm
November 16, 2015
Rare bird spotted in Minnesota, last sighting reported 21 years ago
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- The crowds have been gathering at a rural Becker County farm recently for a rare sight in these parts. A peculiar,...
November 16, 2015 - 5:08pm
Cougars make a Midwest comeback, but likely won't boom in Minnesota
Cougar populations are making a comeback in the Midwest, but the cats likely won’t be letting out a big roar in Minnesota anytime soon. A...
November 16, 2015 - 10:46am
October 7, 2015
PHOTO GALLERY: October sunrise
It was a beautiful morning Wednesday on Lake Bemidji.
October 7, 2015 - 9:36am
July 9, 2015
READER PHOTO: Monarch caterpillar
Gregg Kotas captured this photo of a monarch caterpillar near Bemidji.
July 9, 2015 - 12:31pm
June 22, 2015
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...
June 22, 2015 - 10:34am
May 15, 2015
'Are you looking at me?'
A big old porcupine wanders through the northwoods near Bemidji on Monday evening.
May 15, 2015 - 9:53am
DNR lifts burning restrictions in much of Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources lifted burning restrictions Thursday in numerous Minnesota counties due to decreased fire danger because of precipitation and green-up. This means burning permits will be available for burning of vegetative materials....
May 15, 2015 - 9:05am