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Ice castle returns to Stillwater this winter, coinciding with Super Bowl
Data breach at Twin Cities credit union may have affected nearly 130K accounts
Among Democrats running for governor, single-payer health care gains support
Minn. woman who beheaded man with machete ordered to 30-plus years in prison
One dead, 2 injured after home being set on foundation falls
Strapped for cap space, healthy players, Wild suit up 45-year-old coach for practice
Packers' Mike McCarthy calls Vikings' hit on Aaron Rodgers 'an illegal act'
Wild's Zach Parise leaves practice with another 'setback'
Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino fired amid corruption probe
NFL seeks compromise solution to anthem protests
Arnold "Butch" Dahl
Pearl Dorothy Ledin
Rebecca Lynn Fure
Winnifred Marian Althiser
Gilbert D. Bahr
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
Rise and shine
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Time for a little night fishing
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Otto praised for clean energy plan
FIELDING QUESTIONS: Shrub with berries identified as nuisance species
More on winning the war on weeds
Commentary: It's not surprising that Eminem doesn't like Trump, but here's why his rap about him is resonating
October 8, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: A full tray of choices
The Bemidji Symphony Orchestra opens its 79th season, "Role Play," with the concert "Chance Chants" at 3 p.m. today at the Bemidji High School...
October 8, 2017 - 9:50am
September 26, 2017
Community Heritage Wall public art piece tells the story of Badger, Minn.
BADGER, Minn.—Like most stained-glass artists, Sherri Kruger started small with plaques, decorative crosses and similar pieces. Now she's...
September 26, 2017 - 6:18am
September 24, 2017
Arts and Entertainment briefs for Sept. 24
Local author give presentation at library
September 24, 2017 - 10:13am
PATT RALL COLUMN: Louie did not go gentle into that good night: Remembering Louis Marchand
Those of us gathered to wish a fond farewell to Louie Marchand on Saturday morning were a mixture of former students and colleagues from Bemidji...
September 24, 2017 - 6:51am
September 18, 2017
'An artistic statement': Designer Anna Lee's 'Gray Matter Series' busts through black-and-white thinking
When she was younger, Anna Lee loved wearing hats to school. The milliner for Ruby 3 by Anna Lee, dreamt of being an artist while also helping...
September 18, 2017 - 10:22am
September 15, 2017
A youth movement: ‘Fairy Tale Courtroom’ opens Nov. 3 as Blackduck fall play
BLACKDUCK -- More than 50 students signed up to work on Fairy Tale Courtroom, the fall play at Blackduck High School. Director Jennifer Parker...
September 15, 2017 - 1:41pm
September 10, 2017
A rose is a rose, is a rose: Fundraisers help support the arts
They are striving to ensure the viability of the center diamond in the crown for the future: The Bemidji Symphony Orchestra. “It gives me the...
September 10, 2017 - 11:12am
August 20, 2017
Around the arts, Sunday, Aug. 20
Final call for opening exhibit at Miikanan Gallery BEMIDJI—The Miikanan Gallery is seeking Indigenous artists and writers to submit work to be considered for exhibition at their grand opening event in the Watermark Art Center. All forms of art will be considered, including photography,...
August 20, 2017 - 10:11am
Patt Rall column: Sod House Theater holds a sobering production
The only way to describe the Sod House Theater's adaptation of "An Enemy of the People" was sobering.
August 20, 2017 - 9:10am
August 13, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: What a wide variety of activities
You will need to wait another year to enjoy the musicals by Northern Lights Opera of Park Rapids if you missed this year's production of "South...
August 13, 2017 - 6:50am
August 8, 2017
Living in the shadow of a progressive, incurable disease, Minn. man paints past ALS
CLOQUET, Minn. — Bradon "Bo" Setterquist's life has changed dramatically in the six months since he was diagnosed with amyotrophic lateral...
August 8, 2017 - 8:05am
August 6, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Make a call on the First Call Art Studio Tour
Sixteen artists are opening their studios in the summer to give visitors a chance to view their work.
August 6, 2017 - 5:08am
July 30, 2017
Hammer and Chisel: Local artist Duane Goodwin back to his roots after fire takes 40 years worth of supplies
BEMIDJI -- Duane Goodwin started an art career with nothing more than a chisel and a hammer. That was in 1973. Now, nearly half a century later,...
July 30, 2017 - 6:27pm
Into the woods: An Ely musician has turned ‘Root Beer Lady’ Dorothy Molter’s story into a musical
ELY, Minn. — A long-ish time ago, on an island in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, there lived a nurse who made root beer for...
July 30, 2017 - 6:00am
Patt Rall column: Theater groups near and far in high gear
Thespians take the stages in Bemidji and environs for a wide variety of offerings, from family entertainment to Ibsen.
July 30, 2017 - 5:42am