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Federal Dam man missing after capsized canoe found on Leech Lake
Area Halloween, fall festival events scheduled
TOURISM: Visit Bemidji turns the webpage
Trump bests Clinton at BHS: More than 1,000 students take part in mock vote
Crime report for Oct. 25
SOCCER: BHS takes No. 1 Mankato West to the brink, but falls on PKs in state quarterfinals (PHOTO GALLERY)
VOLLEYBALL: Resilient Lumberjacks earn 3-1 win over Alexandria in Section 8-3A
PHOTOS: BHS hosts pep fest for soccer and tennis athletes
BOYS SOCCER: BHS meets Mankato West in Class A state quarterfinals
FOOTBALL: Spuds blow out Jacks 48-0 in section playoffs
Jerome "Jerry" Stubbe
Rawlen Everett Guinn, Sr.
Keith Wayne Littler
Esther M. Decker
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: On rejection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you care to give?
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: As tradition goes
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What will be your last words to someone?
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: How to harvest wild rice
Off The Record: Negan Was The Shot In The Arm ‘The Walking Dead’ Needed
PODCAST: The JOE-DOWN Reviews “KISS Meets The Phantom Of The Park”
Famed musician Bobby Vee dies
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
MASTER GARDENERS: Think differently about garden clean up
WATCH: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The mice are everywhere it seems
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Lakes, rivers cooling a bit slower this year
New specialty license plates to go on sale
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Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakdok, others fan the flames of Islamaphobia
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Joe Vene fights for our veterans
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Do you know what’s really scary?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Stop moral erosion with your votes
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let Congress fix health care dilemma
October 21, 2016
AUTO RACING: Leeper named Rookie of the Year
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji’s Kade Leeper, 15, has been named 2016 Wissota Pure Stock Rookie of the Year at Grand Rapids Speedway. But that’s just...
October 21, 2016 - 9:14am
September 26, 2016
37th Annual Paul Bunyan Stampede cut short by rain (PHOTO GALLERY)
BEMIDJI -- They came from all areas of the Midwest and Canada. They came with their haulers, their fans and, of course, their race cars to race...
September 26, 2016 - 5:56pm
August 29, 2016
AUTO RACING: Bemidji Speedway wraps up track championship season
BEMIDJI — Bemidji Speedway held its track championships Sunday night, with champions decided in all seven classes. A total of fourteen heat...
August 29, 2016 - 10:37pm
August 22, 2016
AUTO RACING: Clean sweeps, crashes highlight Bemidji Speedway races
BEMIDJI — Bemidji Speedway hosted the Bemidji Boys and Girls Club members on Sunday night. Picture-perfect weather brought out a fine crowd...
August 22, 2016 - 10:26pm
August 16, 2016
AUTO RACING: Speedway season winds down with exciting races (photo gallery)
BEMIDJI — Each summer at Bemidji Speedway, the kids take over the racing on the track, creating replica cardboard box cars to race on the track...
August 16, 2016 - 8:47am
August 8, 2016
AUTO RACING: Speedway hosts Race of Champions qualifiers
BEMIDJI — Bemidji Speedway was the place to be Sunday night. Hosting the Wissota Race of Champions qualifier race, the track was prepped and...
August 8, 2016 - 11:22pm
August 2, 2016
AUTO RACING: Berg, Schmidt, Jackson get clean sweeps at Speedway (photo gallery)
BEMIDJI — It was a sunny and warm day for racing at Bemidji Speedway on Sunday and drivers and fans filled the pits and grandstand in anticipation...
August 2, 2016 - 8:55am
July 18, 2016
AUTO RACING: Berg family has history of volunteering at Speedway
BEMIDJI — Since he was a young boy of 10 years old, Josh Berg has been hanging out at Bemidji Speedway. That’s nothing really new — lots...
July 18, 2016 - 10:20pm
July 4, 2016
AUTO RACING: On-track fireworks at Speedway (PHOTO GALLERY)
BEMIDJI — Bemidji Speedway offered a different style of fireworks on Sunday night. For the traditionalists before the Wissota Modified feature,...
July 4, 2016 - 7:05pm
June 27, 2016
AUTO RACING: Wreck-filled day at the Speedway
BEMIDJI — Bemidji Speedway hosted its first of two “Kids Nights” on Sunday night with 85 cars on hand to thrill the kids. Racing between...
June 27, 2016 - 10:24pm
June 20, 2016
AUTO RACING: Fathers’ Day races a success at Speedway
BEMIDJI — Five new winners and a couple of repeat winners highlighted Father’s Day racing at Bemidji Speedway Sunday night. Weather conditions...
June 20, 2016 - 10:13pm
June 13, 2016
AUTO RACING: Sunday’s races rained out
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Speedway pits were full of cars on Sunday and fans were arriving but, to everyone’s dismay, the rain also arrived. Right at around the time the races were to start, the skies opened with the first shower. Then just minutes later, another, heavier shower...
June 13, 2016 - 10:28pm
AUTO RACING: Eighth-grader a Speedway fan favorite
BEMIDJI — Eighth-grader Nathan Sletto has quickly become a fan favorite in the Bemidji Speedway racing scene. Sletto, from Brandon, Minn., last year finished second to champion Kelly Steele in the Outlaw Mini Mod class. The 14-year-old has moved up into the Wissota Modified class,...
June 13, 2016 - 10:23pm
June 7, 2016
AUTO RACING: Speedway overcomes rain showers for solid day of racing
BEMIDJI — It was another fantastic night of racing at Bemidji Speedway on Sunday, with nearly 80 cars showing up for the second weekend of...
June 7, 2016 - 10:09am
June 4, 2016
AUTO RACING: Hammerstrom wins at Brainerd
BRAINERD — Bemidji’s Mike Hammerstrom won his drag racing class last weekend at Brainerd International Raceway. Hammerstrom, who drives a 1965 Mustang, defeated Lawrence Curtis of Bethel in the finals of the .50 Index class at the 8th Annual Street Car Showdown. He had a time...
June 4, 2016 - 10:27pm