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'The president's wingman': Absent in the West Wing, Bannon stays close to Trump
Welcome to the 'CarnEvil': Bemidji Jaycees’ haunted house opens at the county ‘Scaregrounds’
Motorcyclist killed in Lino Lakes, Minn., crash
Self-employed contractors playing 'Russian roulette' if they aren't insured for medical expenses, lost income
Homebuyer workshop scheduled for November
Wiggins, Towns lead Timberwolves past Jazz
Wheeler delivers decisive tally, Jets edge Wild
Verlander, Astros force decisive Game 7 vs. Yanks
Rubio, with facial hair galore, makes return trip to Minnesota
College men's hockey: Hermantown grads rule in 5-5 tie between UMD, Merrimack
Joshua Luke O'Brien
Lawrence Kenneth Brown
Edward M. Schmuch
Eugene "Gene" Frey
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’
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
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
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Sandhill cranes possess power, grace and beauty
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good boat control, taking it slow are keys to fall fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bemidji students did something really cool
October 20, 2017
BSU instructors to host recital during Woodwind and Piano Day
BEMIDJI—Lauren McNee and Lisa Perry, adjunct instructors of music at BSU, will perform a free recital on Saturday, Oct. 21, to conclude the department's Woodwind and Piano Day. The performance will be held in the Thompson Recital Hall of BSU's Bangsberg Fine Arts Complex at...
October 20, 2017 - 8:40am
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