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MASTER GARDENERS: Slipping is not just for winter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The infinite nature of truth and reconciliation
John Eggers: Delight in the dog days of August
Patt Rall: Much music in Bemidj this week
ART BRIEFS - SUNDAY AUG. 28
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Punk’s Dead: SLC Punk 2’
Inspired and inspiring: Big Daddy Weave takes the stage tonight at Sanford Center
Art briefs: Sunday Aug. 21
MASTER GARDENERS: What is your lawn plethora at summer's end?
FISH TALES: Jude Hicks on Lake Marquette
Blane Klemek: Observations on the American crow
FISH TALES: Gunner Ganske on Swenson Lake
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Caution needed to prevent spread of invasive species
Lorraine Peck birthday
Edwina Batchelder birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Community Band season was best ever
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Time to think about school food as new school year nears
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October 14, 2014
SWIMMING: Bemidji tops Fosston-Bagley in dual
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji swimming and diving team beat Fosston-Bagley114-66 Tuesday night at the BHS pool. The Lumberjacks won nine events on their way to victory over the Seals, who took first in three. Morgan Williams was part of three first-place events. She won the 50 yard freestyle...
October 14, 2014 - 11:40pm
September 24, 2014
PREP ROUNDUP: Bagley football maintains top spot in Northstar East standings
BAGLEY — The Bagley football team held its position on top of the Northstar East Conference last week as the Flyers defeated Red Lake 43-8 in Red Lake. Bagley shares first place with Pine River which downed Walker-Hackensack-Akeley 33-6. In last week’s other East Division contest,...
September 24, 2014 - 9:58pm
September 17, 2014
AREA PREP ROUNDUP: Bagley, Blackduck, Pine River football in three-way tie
BAGLEY — Bagley will try to maintain its share of the Northstar East Conference football lead Friday when it visits Red Lake in a 4 p.m. contest. Heading into this week’s action the Flyers share 2-1 overall and league records with Blackduck and Pine River. Pillager is 1-2 while...
September 17, 2014 - 11:06pm
September 4, 2014
AREA FOOTBALL: Bagley shoots for second victory today at Fosston
BAGLEY — The Bagley football team will shoot for its second straight win today when the Flyers head west along Hwy. 2 to tangle with Fosston. Bagley is coming off last week’s impressive 42-0 home victory over Badger-Greenbush-Middle River. Fosston also is 1-0 after it downed Blackduck...
September 4, 2014 - 11:10pm
August 29, 2014
BUSINESS BRIEFS: Tutto Bene makes website's Top 10 list, more
Tutto Bene makes website's Top 10 list BEMIDJI -- The website Thrillist.com recently named Bemidji's Tutto Bene as one of the state's 10 best restaurants outside the Twin Cities. Here’s Thrillist.com’s description: “If you’re three and a half hours North of the Twin Cities...
August 29, 2014 - 10:28pm
August 23, 2014
CAIR holds interfaith dialogue in Bagley following religious tensions
BAGLEY -- After tense confrontations earlier this year between Christians and Muslims in Bagley, an interfaith dialogue there Saturday went off without incident. Saly Abd Alla, a civil rights attorney and panelist at the event, fought back tears when it ended as she thanked the...
August 23, 2014 - 11:04pm
July 3, 2014
Third person in Bagley bust sentenced
BAGLEY -- The third of five people arrested for selling methamphetamine and pharmaceutical drugs in Clearwater County was sentenced Wednesday. Eric Dacus, 39, of Bagley was convicted of one count of felony second-degree controlled substance sale. Dacus was sentenced to 58 months...
July 3, 2014 - 4:23pm
June 23, 2014
Controversial speaker gives final presentation in Bagley
BAGLEY -- Controversial Christian speaker Usama Dakdok gave a multi-hour speech on the supposed evils of Islam on Monday at Bagley High School, his third and final presentation in three days in this small, northwest Minnesota community. Dakdok spoke to an audience of about 100...
June 23, 2014 - 9:47pm
June 6, 2014
Second person in Bagley bust sentenced
BAGLEY -- The second of five people arrested for selling methamphetamine and pharmaceutical drugs in Clearwater County was sentenced Wednesday. Linda Sue Elam, 45, of Clearbrook was sentenced for one count of felony fourth-degree sale to 45 days in the Clearwater County Jail and...
June 6, 2014 - 6:07pm
June 5, 2014
PREP BASEBALL: Bagley battles, forces extra innings, but can't overcome Norman County in Section 8A playoffs
BEMIDJI — Bagley’s shot at its first section baseball title since 1978 ended Thursday, but the Flyers didn’t back down easily. Down 4-3...
June 5, 2014 - 11:19pm
June 3, 2014
PREP BASEBALL: Norman County eliminates Blackduck; Bagley drops to losers' bracket
BEMIDJI -- For the first time since 2011, there will be a new Section 8A baseball champion. Norman County scored a pair of first-inning runs...
June 3, 2014 - 11:04pm
May 31, 2014
PREP BASEBALL: Bemidji, Brainerd set for section rematch Monday
BEMIDJI — The Section 8-3A baseball playoffs continue Monday at Putz Field in St. Cloud and the top two seeds, Brainerd (19-3) and Bemidji (16-4), will battle in the winner’s bracket final at 1:30 p.m. During the regular season Bemidji and Brainerd split a doubleheader in Bemidji....
May 31, 2014 - 11:15pm
May 30, 2014
Bagley man convicted of drug sale, four others await sentencing
BAGLEY -- The first of five people arrested for selling methamphetamine and pharmaceutical drugs in Clearwater County has been sentenced. Steven Wade Tanner, 26, of Bagley was convicted Wednesday in Clearwater County district court on one count of felony fifth-degree drug sale and...
May 30, 2014 - 9:36pm
May 29, 2014
Bagley flies to title: Flyers’ offense comes up big to win Sub-Section 8A East championship
BEMIDJI — Darris Dahl can’t remember the last time the Bagley baseball team won a playoff game. He supposed it had been even longer than...
May 29, 2014 - 11:23pm
May 23, 2014
PREP BASEBALL: Walker-Hackensack-Akeley earn top seed in Section 8A East
BEMIDJI — Walker-Hackensack-Akeley was given the top seed in the East 8A Sub-Section baseball tournament and the Wolves will open their postseason Tuesday at home against No. 8 Laporte. Tuesday’s other opening games see No. 4 Remer entertaining No. 5 Lake of the Woods, No. 3...
May 23, 2014 - 10:38pm