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Capitol Chatter: Peterson wants to stay in Congress; Nolan still thinking
World War I living history program
BHS marching band parent meeting
Trump says he thought being president would be easier than his old life
Curious monkeys explore GoPro camera at zoo
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
Grossman learning to be less picky at the plate
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?
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'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
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
December 23, 2011
Police and Fire reports for December 22
Police Report The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following reports: Suspicious 10:35 p.m. Wednesday, 2000 Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. A man reported having been followed by a green vehicle while he was walking along state Highway 197 and Hannah Avenue. The man also...
December 23, 2011 - 12:00am
December 16, 2011
3 shot in Cook County courthouse in Grand Marais, 2 hit multiple times
GRAND MARAIS -- A former boxer who was said to have "hated the prosecuting attorney" allegedly opened fire in the Cook County courthouse Thursday, leaving County Attorney Tim Scannell and two others injured with gunshot wounds. Daniel Schlienz, 42, was the defendant in a criminal...
December 16, 2011 - 12:00am
Police and fire report for December 16
Police report The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls: Peace disturbance 12:05 a.m. Thursday, 400 block of 26th Street Northwest. Loud music was heard from an apartment. A verbal warning was issued. Disorderly conduct 10:55 p.m. Wednesday, Garden Bar. An...
December 16, 2011 - 12:00am
December 10, 2011
Police and fire report for Dec. 10
Police report The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls: Peace disturbance 2:14 a.m. Friday, Northern Star Apartments. A fight in the hallway was reported. Disorderly conducts 1:55 a.m. Friday, 800 block of 26th Street Northwest. An intoxicated person told...
December 10, 2011 - 12:00am
December 2, 2011
Police and fire report for December 2
Police report The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls: Peace disturbances 5:12 a.m. Thursday, 1300 block of America Avenue Northwest. 2:49 a.m. Thursday, Minnesota Avenue Northwest. Party complaint. Property damage 3:18 p.m. Wednesday, 400 block of Roosevelt...
December 2, 2011 - 12:00am
December 1, 2011
Bemidji State women's indoor track and field picked ninth in NSIC preseason poll
The Bemidji State women's indoor track and field team was picked to finished ninth this season by league coaches in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference 2012 Preseason Indoor Track and Field Coaches' Poll. The Beavers earned 28 points in the poll, which was released Wednesday. The...
December 1, 2011 - 12:00am
October 24, 2011
Police report The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls: Peace disturbances 1:34 a.m. Monday, 400 block of 26th Street Northwest. Loud music. 9:27 p.m. Saturday, 900 block of Irvine Avenue Northwest. Loud party. The renter was warned. 8:40 p.m. Saturday,...
October 24, 2011 - 12:00am
October 9, 2011
Police and fire report for Oct. 9
Police report The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls: Thefts 10:02 p.m. Friday, 1700 block of 15th Street Southwest. A theft was documented. 3:05 p.m. Friday, 1100 block of First Street East. Necklaces were stolen. Drugs 1:53 p.m. Friday, 2900 block of...
October 9, 2011 - 12:00am
October 8, 2011
Police and fire report for Oct. 8
Police report The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls: Assaults 1:54 a.m. Friday, 100 block of Third Street Northwest. Fight at Toasty Beavers. 1:35 a.m. Friday, Third Street Northwest and Paul Bunyan Drive Northwest. Fight. Peace disturbance 11:31 p.m....
October 8, 2011 - 12:00am
September 27, 2011
Alleged Cass Lake robbery results in charges
At least three individuals have been charged for their roles in a robbery that allegedly occurred last Wednesday in Cass Lake. Two victims were allegedly assaulted as they were kicked and struck by fists, a heavy flashlight and a crutch. Justin Lyle Cutbank, 25, of Duluth, Minn.,...
September 27, 2011 - 12:00am
September 25, 2011
A new direction for Bemidji Fire Department? Recommendation calls for joint fire district without taxing authority
The Bemidji Fire Department operationally is among the top in the state. But, governmentally, there is much room for improvement. That, in short, was the result of a four-month-long study by a national consulting firm. In response, a local committee has developed a recommendation...
September 25, 2011 - 12:00am
Johnson retires as Bemidji police chief
While seeking employment, Gerald Johnson had one goal: to land a police position in a town with a four-year college. He found that in Bemidji,...
September 25, 2011 - 12:00am
September 21, 2011
Police report The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls: Property damage 11:21 a.m. Tuesday, 26th Street Northwest. A female was trying to break into a house. 7:28 a.m. Tuesday, 1600 block of Bemidji Avenue North. Graffiti on buildings and vehicles was reported. 2:26...
September 21, 2011 - 12:00am
August 23, 2011
Dayton appoints Treuer to MN State Arts Board
Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton has appointed Bemidji State University Professor Anton Treuer to the Minnesota State Arts Board. The Minnesota State Arts Board is a state agency that stimulates and encourages the creation, performance and appreciation of the arts in the state. The organization...
August 23, 2011 - 12:00am
June 6, 2011
Police report for June 5
Police report The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls: Party complaint 1:26 a.m. Friday, 1000 block of Washington Avenue South. Peace disturbance 1:56 a.m. Friday, 2800 block of Pine Ridge Avenue Northwest. Property damage 9:09 a.m. Friday, 2500 block...
June 6, 2011 - 12:00am