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Carnegie building named a ‘Site Worth Saving’
Two Becker County deputies rescue dog from wildfire
Convicted child predator faces new charges in Moorhead
Texas man pleads guilty in Minnesota rape case
TENNIS: Bemidji doubles team Hokenson, Holter, makes section meet
GOLF: Bemidji girls take second at Wadena
BASEBALL: Brainerd routs Bemidji 10-3 in finale; Jacks await section seed
GOLF: Bemidji boys finish third at Melrose meet
AREA BASEBALL: Bagley, Blackduck lead Northland Conference
Matthew Charles Pulis
Donna Marie (Martin) Prentice
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Cast gets ready for play
Nabors returns, Henderson out as Indy 500 singers
Russian court denies Pussy Riot's Alekhina parole
Program through Hope House, Bemidji Public Library showcases talents
Monroe's photos for Prague exhibition stolen
Fighting aquatic invasive species top of list for local advocates
Turtle River Watershed Association members to inspect boats at two Bemidji area lake accesses
Bemidji area spring walleye bite usually peaks during Memorial Weekend
Fishing guide looks back on hosting Dayton
David Shribman: Crossing sacred lines
Sam Pizzigati: Money still can’t buy happiness
Tom Purcell: Scandal from the master, Bill Clinton
Amy Goodman: The three heroines of the Guatemala case
Nat Hentoff: At last, justice for locked-in juveniles?
Evan Hazard: Norhland Stargazing — June planets and two bright reddish stars
Wally Peck: New veggies gardeners can try
Patrick Guilfoile: Drink to their health, How fruit flies use alcohol to protect their young
Arland O. Fiske: The story of Helsinki’s ‘rock church’
John R. Eggers: Laughter makes the heart young
What Minnesota legislators did
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota lawmakers ended their work for the year Monday. Some bills were signed into law, others await action by Gov. Tim Pawlenty and those that did not...
Thu, May 21, 2009 - 2:58am
Olson: Potential owner found for Ainsworth plant
The potential sale of the Ainsworth Lumber Co. plant in Bemidji was announced Monday by Sen. Mary Olson, DFL-Bemidji. Negotiations have been ongoing with a Vancouver, British Columbia, broker to...
news / local / business
Tue, May 12, 2009 - 12:00am
Ambassors honor Bemidj Downtown Meats
The Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors congratulate Bemidji Downtown Meats for its relocation to 212 Second Street N.W. Bemidji Downtown Meats specializes in a wide variety of fresh cut,...
news / business / local
Sun, May 10, 2009 - 12:00am
Prepares tree orders
Sat, Apr 25, 2009 - 2:26am
Olson proposes wood-product companies that permanently close plants would be required to maintain the site for two years
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota should protect jobs in the wood-products industry by preserving closed plants, a senator said. Sen. Mary Olson, DFL-Bemidji, proposes that a wood-product company that permanently closes...
Thu, Apr 16, 2009 - 1:30am
Green Acres headed for final vote
ST. PAUL -- A balance between development and preserving farmland is due for a decision. Full House and Senate votes may come as early as Monday on a "Green Acres"...
Sat, Mar 28, 2009 - 3:08am
House Ag panel opposes Obama on farm bill
A budget letter approved Thursday by the U.S. House Agriculture Committee asks Congress not to reopen the 2008 Farm Bill. President Barack Obama's fiscal 2010 budget blueprint would increase food...
Fri, Mar 13, 2009 - 1:50am
Beltrami County farms decline, production value up
Beltrami County lost 10 percent of its farms from 2002 to 2007, according to the 2007 Census of Agriculture, released last month. The Census of Agriculture, taken every five years,...
Wed, Mar 04, 2009 - 3:57pm
Vilsack as ag secretary, Salazar for interior praised
Former Iowa Gov. Thomas Vilsack was named Wednesday as President-elect Barack Obama's secretary of agriculture. As head of the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Vilsack is expected to carry Obama's campaign...
Thu, Dec 18, 2008 - 12:00am
Minnesota Farm Bureau: Ethanol defended in questions over food prices
BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. -- As rising food costs mirrored higher oil prices, critics blamed ethanol production. But now that oil is half the price it was this summer, why hasn't...
Sun, Nov 30, 2008 - 12:00am
Farm bill fix sent to Bush
A bill suspending for the 2008 crop year a farm bill provision that requires producers to have a minimum of 10 base acres to receive program benefits was sent to...
Wed, Oct 01, 2008 - 12:00am
FarmFest: Food vs. fuel splits farmers
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn.
Thu, Aug 07, 2008 - 12:00am
FarmFest: Farm bill does not end federal ag work
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. -- Despite newly enacted federal farm policy that is supposed to last for five years, more agriculture-related work remains to be done in Washington. Most important is...
Thu, Aug 07, 2008 - 12:00am
U.S. Agriculture Secretary: Congress looks over Schafer's shoulder
WASHINGTON - Congressional agriculture leaders moved from crafting a farm bill to skeptically watching Bush administration officials put it into action. Congress used two veto overrides to make the sweeping...
Sun, Jul 06, 2008 - 12:00am
Farm Bureau reviews legislative session: Bovine TB tackled
Minnesota lawmakers tackled northwest Minnesota's bovine tuberculosis problem in what was agriculture's top issue this past session. "We got a lot accomplished this year," Chris Radatz, Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation...
Thu, Jun 26, 2008 - 12:00am