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Joy for the Christmas season
Kat's cats: Local bookstore serves as foster home for Beltrami Humane Society cats
Cass Lake man enters guilty plea in shooting
Richmond woman pleads not guilty to burglary
More newspapers take the Lutefisk Challenge
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers host Ohio State to open second half
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: BSU ends 2014 at Crookston
BOYS BASKETBALL: Bemidji downs East Grand Forks for first win
WRESTLING: Bemidji takes down Grand Rapids
SKIING: Bemidji finishes in the middle at Mt. Itasca
Evert Bernhard Wickstrom
Timothy Wayne Goodman
Blane Klemek: Keeping the prairie alive along the Red River Basin
John Eggers: The Christmas Cookie Lady
Patrick Guilfoile: A kiss may not be just a kiss
Jane Furuseth: Readers Theater volunteers encourage the love of reading
Doug Lewandowski: Becoming our parents
A holiday on the beach: Beach Boys to perform hits, Christmas music at the Sanford Center
Pioneer Previews: Music for the holidays — and the food shelf
Art briefs - Sunday Dec. 7
An everlasting tour comes to Bemidji: Martina McBride to highlight latest album of classic songs
Pioneer Previews: Winter joy, winter cold and winter fun
Blane Klemek: Some stories about animal surprises
Blane Klemek: Great ideas for keeping birdfeeders squirrel-free
Blane Klemek: Birds of a feather. . .
Quick 100th birthday celebration
Russell birthday celebration
Jenkauski birthday celebration
Niskanen birthday celebration
Nat Hentoff: When will court trials begin on CIA torturers?
Danny Tyree: Empty seats at the Christmas table
Jim HIghtgower: Chris Christie’s pork barrel politics
Byron York: Obama opens fraud-ridden benefits program to illegal immigrants
Dick Polman: Thank Cruz for the Surgeon General the NRA hates
May 16, 2014
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen QB Kirby's work ethic won over new team
BEMIDJI -- Regardless of the length of practice -- or if it is before practice or after -- it is almost a guarantee that Bemidji Axemen quarterback Cody Kirby will be working on routes and timing with his receiving corps. Kirby, who joined the team midseason, has won over his...
May 16, 2014 - 11:02pm
May 10, 2014
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Pittman is Axemen's defensive anchor
BEMIDJI — Whether it is indoor football, high school football, or college football, every defense needs an anchor. For the Bemidji Axemen,...
May 10, 2014 - 10:58pm
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen fall to Tri-Cities, 51-50, as last-second field goal attempt blocked
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Axemen kicker Josiah Powell had his 33-yard field goal blocked with 16 seconds remaining and the Tri-Cities Fever escaped with a 51-50 win in Indoor Football League action Saturday at the Sanford Center. The decision to kick the field goal came after three timeouts...
May 10, 2014 - 10:56pm
May 5, 2014
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Win at Green Bay was personal for coach Fuller
BEMIDJI -- For Bemidji Axemen head coach Robert Fuller, going back to Green Bay was personal, as he was fired by the Blizzard last season, despite taking the team to a conference title game and earning IFL coach of the year honors. The team delivered with a thrilling, 66-61 win in...
May 5, 2014 - 9:52pm
May 3, 2014
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen's Johnson stands out in an offensive game
BEMIDJI -- Even though the Indoor Football League is dominated by offensive numbers and statistics, it does not take long for a spectator to notice Bemidji Axemen linebacker Jory Johnson and his contribution on the other side of the ball. In eight games with the Axemen, Johnson...
May 3, 2014 - 10:35pm
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Balentine's late score sinks former team
GREEN BAY, Wis.
May 3, 2014 - 10:29pm
April 25, 2014
Indoor football: Axemen outlast Green Bay
BEMIDJI -- They needed a fourth-quarter drive and a late defensive stop, but the Bemidji Axemen made their first home game in more than a month...
April 25, 2014 - 11:58pm
April 24, 2014
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Receiver Balentine has offered versatility to Axemen
BEMIDJI -- To say that Bemidji Axemen head coach Robert Fuller and wide receiver Ryan Balentine have a close relationship would be an understatement....
April 24, 2014 - 11:41pm
April 21, 2014
AXEMEN FOOTBALL: Fuller takes responsibility for loss in Cedar Rapids
BEMIDJI -- Despite having a two-point lead and the ball with under a minute remaining, the Bemidji Axemen lost 60-57 to the Cedar Rapids Titans in Cedar Rapids Saturday. Head coach Robert Fuller said his team played well enough to earn the comeback win and he takes responsibility...
April 21, 2014 - 10:44pm
April 19, 2014
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen let one slip away in bizarre fashion
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa -- Cedar Rapids kicker Rockne Belmonte missed his first chance to hand the Bemidji Axemen a heart-breaking loss, but his second try lifted the Titans to a dramatic 60-57 win Saturday. Trailing 57-55, Belmonte had an opportunity to regain the lead in the final...
April 19, 2014 - 10:55pm
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen receiver Browder is determined to find success
BEMIDJI — Wide receiver Philander Browder was one of the very first players to sign with the Bemidji Axemen back in October. Having a team that showed a true desire for his services meant much to the graduate of Tuskegee University. “They felt like my athletic ability was unstoppable,”...
April 19, 2014 - 10:25pm
March 29, 2014
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen fall at Cedar Rapids
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — The Bemidji Axemen erased an early 17-point deficit, but fell short in a 48-37 loss to the Cedar Rapids Titans Saturday. Bemidji also lost its starting quarterback Hunter Wanket, who left the game in the second quarter with a neck injury. A touchdown run from...
March 29, 2014 - 10:41pm
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen's Truesdell getting a second chance at life, football
BEMIDJI — The Indoor Football League is widely considered as a second chance league. For some players, it is a second chance to prove to scouts...
March 29, 2014 - 10:40pm
March 24, 2014
Bemidji Axemen game moved up a day
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Axemen will play host to the Green Bay Blizzard on April 25, a Friday, Sanford Center officials announced Monday. The game originally was scheduled for April 26, a Saturday, however, scheduling conflicts forced the move to Friday. All tickets sold for...
March 24, 2014 - 1:20pm
March 20, 2014
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen seek revenge for loss, host Nebraska tonight
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Axemen will try to earn revenge for its only loss of the 2014 season as it will host the Nebraska Danger at 7:05 p.m. today at the Sanford Center. Nebraska enters today atop the Intense Conference with a record of 3-1 and has won its last three contests by...
March 20, 2014 - 10:26pm