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Church Musicians recital to feature 2016 scholarship recipients
After 5 years, search continues for missing Minnesota pilot and plane
Boys & Girls Club closed July 3-4
IRS shuts down Ely's longest-running canoe outfitter business
GRAPHIC CONTENT: Tracking world views of the U.S.
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji shuts down Alexandria in sweep
Kepler, Mejia power Twins past Red Sox
Hughes rejoins Twins pitching staff
BASEBALL: Junior Legion team sweeps Moorhead
Halftime tirade product of higher expectations from United coach Adrian Heath
Eugene "Ribs" Dale Whitebird
Eugene "Ribs" Dale Whitebird
Dana T. Canty
Ruth Anne Larson
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's your favorite quote?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A legacy of Native American boxing
PATT RALL COLUMN: Life in the fast lane in Bemidji
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Staying cool in the good ol' days
PRIME TIME: Summer is hopping in and around the SAC
Walker Bay Theater opens ninth summer theater season
Stephen Colbert announces a week of 'Late Show' episodes from Russia
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Over The Top’
Walk this way!: Watermark rebrands First Friday Art Walk program
PATT RALL COLUMN: Rain or shine, the shows go on
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Take a step in the right direction
FISH TALES: Chad Newman
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Water temperatures stall in the area
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'Gully'-gee, there's a lot of gulls out there
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Try prevention instead of treatment
Janice and Edward Beil
Ron and Carol Carpenter celebrate 50 years!
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Not amused by president’s apparent amusement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: BSU should do the right thing and rehire professor
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
All-American fun: Patriotic playdough is an easy DIY for summer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
January 1, 2017
Bagley church donates to Feed My Starving Children
Faith Lutheran Church, of Bagley, recently donated $1,210 to the Feed My Starving Children fundraiser. Ellen Sovick and Jill Torgerson, co-chairs...
January 1, 2017 - 8:20am
December 25, 2016
Art briefs for Dec. 25
First Friday at Gallery North BEMIDJI—A First Friday open house will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Jan. 6 at Gallery North, 502 Third St. NW. New Gallery North member Rachel Davey will be present. Davey creates original jewelry pieces. The schedule for "Warm your Heart with a Little...
December 25, 2016 - 1:46pm
November 18, 2016
PREP SPORTS: Area football players receive postseason awards
A number of area high school football players in the Northwest Football District have been honored for their 2016 seasons. Bagley senior linebacker Ben Thoma was named East Sub District Defensive Player of the Year and was also selected to the Northwest All-District Team. Also selected...
November 18, 2016 - 6:58pm
November 13, 2016
Farm By The Lake's annual Sweet Treat Shelter
Farm By The Lake's third annual Sweet Treat Shelter was a huge success, officials said in a release. On Oct. 31, over 300 children enjoyed the...
November 13, 2016 - 4:40am
October 27, 2016
AREA VOLLEYBALL: Blackduck, K-N, CL-B lose in 8A playoffs
BLACKDUCK—The Blackduck High School volleyball season came to a bitter end against Red Lake County Central Thursday night. The fifth-seeded Mustangs swept the fourth-seeded Drakes 30-28, 25-20, 25-17 in Sub-Section 8A East quarterfinal action. "It's tough when you're going into...
October 27, 2016 - 10:42pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakdok, others fan the flames of Islamaphobia
In the summer of 2014, a week after we had just moved into our new house in Bemidji, we were approached by someone who was desperately trying to get together Muslims to protest outside Usama Dakdok's rally in Bagley.
October 27, 2016 - 4:30am
October 25, 2016
PREP FOOTBALL: Bagley blitzes Crookston, CL-B falls to Waubun
BAGLEY -- The Bagley High School football team scored 24 first-quarter points to cruise to a 45-6 win over Crookston in a Section 8AA playoff game Tuesday night in Bagley. The No. 3-seeded Flyers (7-2) will move on to the semifinals where they will face No. 2 Hawley on Saturday. Tyler...
October 25, 2016 - 10:41pm
On the Anti-Islam circuit: Speakers urge rural Minnesota crowds to prepare for Muslim attack
WARROAD—At Minnesota's northernmost border, about 120 people filled the Warroad Baptist Church to hear former FBI agent John Guandolo warn...
October 25, 2016 - 2:46pm
October 23, 2016
Wynkoop honored with "Mr. Guitar" plaque
On Oct. 16, Frank Wynkoop was honored by his country music fans with a plaque that read "Mr. Guitar," one of the best at Cornerstone Assisted...
October 23, 2016 - 6:00am
October 9, 2016
PATT RALL COLUMN: Fall brings more arts to the community
Thanks from an appreciative audience to the members of the Bemidji Symphony Orchestra for last Sunday's concert; there were few seats left when Beverly Everett, conductor and artistic director, took to the podium. The opening piece, Holst's "Jupiter" was so magical that we enjoyed...
October 9, 2016 - 12:16am
October 1, 2016
Coauette joins Essentia Health in Fosston, Bagley
FOSSTON—Physician assistant Grant Coauette has joined the Family Medicine Department at the Essentia Health-Fosston Clinic in Fosston, Minn. He will also care for patients at the Essentia Health-Bagley Clinic in Bagley. Coauette earned a master's degree in physician assistant...
October 1, 2016 - 7:45am
September 16, 2016
AREA FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: W-H-A blanks Bagley, Fosston tops Red Lake County
WALKER -- After a scoreless first half, Walker-Hackensack-Akeley scored 16 points in the second to blank Bagley 16-0. The Wolves (3-0) broke the scoreless tie with Phil Kangas’ three-yard run with 1 minute, 59 seconds to go in the third quarter. W-H-A then went up 10-0 on Edgar...
September 16, 2016 - 10:56pm
August 17, 2016
Ready to play: New Shooting Star Casino near Bagley opens Wednesday
BAGLEY -- The games are on and the slot machine handles are ready to be pulled at Shooting Star Casinos’ newest location near Bagley. The 21,400...
August 17, 2016 - 9:13am
June 12, 2016
Bagley teacher to present research on butterflies across Minnesota
BEMIDJI—Allison Snopek Barta, science teacher at Bagley Junior and Senior High School, has been researching and collecting data about pollinator...
June 12, 2016 - 5:07am
June 1, 2016
Bagley man sentenced in vehicular homicide case had told passengers to pretend it didn't happen
BAGLEY, Minn.—A 43-year-old Bagley man convicted of vehicular homicide after hitting a man with a Chevy Tahoe and then telling his passengers to pretend they didn't see anything was sentenced Wednesday to four years in prison. Elmer William Thompson pleaded guilty to the felony...
June 1, 2016 - 2:52pm