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Serious accident reported on Highway 71
Schoolcraft Winter Concert set for Dec. 15
Young Adult Book Club to meet
Council hears final presentation on 2017 budget and tax levy
Dakota Access protesters dig in for winter: Tribal chair asks non-Sioux to leave, but many pledge to remain
AUTO RACING: Awards handed out at speedway banquet
Coleman highlights BSU track and field’s 2016-17 opener
FOOTBALL: Beavers' Adams an Academic All-American
FOOTBALL: BSU's Benham, Olszewski named all-region
Baseball assistant joins BSU
Emma "Margaret" Treat
Mary M. Garber
Oliver "Jimmy" James Gibbs
Michael Francis Johns
Deshanna Marie Lussier-Hallett
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Deal with clutter: We owe it to our brain
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
Chorale to bring 'Peace' to Bemidji
Art classes scheduled
PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
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Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Perseverance pays off
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A first-hand look at protest injuries
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakota Access Pipeline should be rerouted
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
bemidji blue ox
September 3, 2016
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Blue Ox fall to Nisswa in state tourney
DASSEL — The Bemidji Blue Ox amateur baseball team’s season came to an end Saturday afternoon at the Minnesota Class C state tournament in Dassel. The Blue Ox (24-2) lost to the Nisswa Lightning 5-1 in a round of 16 game. The loss was just the second of the season for Bemidji,...
September 3, 2016 - 10:37pm
August 29, 2016
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Blue Ox beat St. Martin in Class C state tourney opener
DASSEL — The Bemidji Blue Ox amateur baseball team started slowly in its Minnesota Class C state tournament game with the St. Martin Martins on Sunday in Dassel. But the Blue Ox broke the game open late with a couple home runs, allowing them to win 11-5 and advance to the next round....
August 29, 2016 - 10:30pm
August 15, 2016
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Blue Ox win region tourney, clinch state bye
CROOKSTON — The Bemidji Blue Ox amateur baseball team had already punched its ticket to next week’s Class C state tournament in Hutchinson, Dassel and Litchfield. But that didn’t stop them from continuing to roll over its competition. On Saturday afternoon, the Blue Ox claimed...
August 15, 2016 - 11:04pm
August 6, 2016
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Blue Ox rally to advance in Region 10C tourney
CROOKSTON — Down 5-1 going into the bottom of the ninth inning, the Bemidji Blue Ox amateur baseball team was on the brink of just its second loss all season during the Region 10C tournament Saturday in Crookston. But despite trailing the entire game, the Blue Ox (22-1) scored five...
August 6, 2016 - 9:30pm
August 4, 2016
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Blue Ox look to return to state tourney
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Blue Ox amateur baseball team put together what was almost a perfect regular season when looking at the numbers. The team went 21-1 while beating its opponents by an average of nearly seven runs per game. Now the Blue Ox hope to carry that dominance into the...
August 4, 2016 - 10:22pm
August 3, 2016
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Blue Ox play in Region 10 Tourney
CROOKSTON — The Bemidji Blue Ox amatuer baseball team continued its dominance this summer with an away doubleheader sweep of the Crookston Reds on Sunday afternoon. The Blue Ox (21-1) finished their regular season with a 14-game winning streak after taking down Northwest Border...
August 3, 2016 - 1:41pm
July 18, 2016
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Blue Ox keep rolling, win 11th straight
The Bemidji Blue Ox amateur baseball team extended its win streak to 11 games with a pair of doubleheader sweeps this past weekend. The Blue Ox beat the Warroad Muskies in a pair of games on Saturday afternoon in Warroad before topping the Roseau Royals in both of their games on Sunday....
July 18, 2016 - 10:12pm
June 20, 2016
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Blue Ox win big in Hibbing, 16-10
HIBBING — The Bemidji Blue Ox amateur baseball team traded runs with the Hibbing Miners for much of their game Sunday afternoon. In the end, five late-inning runs — including a four-run eighth — helped the Blue Ox cement a 16-10 victory and improve to 9-1 on the season. The...
June 20, 2016 - 10:09pm
June 15, 2016
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Blue Ox split doubleheader
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Blue Ox amateur baseball team sustained its first loss of the season in a doubleheader with the Roseau Royals but finished on a winning note in the late game. The Blue Ox lost 13-5 to the Royals in the first game but rebounded to win the second game 4-3. Down...
June 15, 2016 - 10:10pm
June 6, 2016
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Blue Ox stay undefeated, win Omann Invitational
SARTELL — The Bemidji Blue Box amateur baseball team took first place and in the process remained undefeated during last weekend’s Omann...
June 6, 2016 - 11:04pm
May 18, 2016
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Blue Ox tops Park Rapids in season opener
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Blue Ox amateur baseball team struck early and often in their season opener on Tuesday night. The Blue Ox scored 22 runs en route to a 22-1 victory over the Park Rapids E-Sox. Bemidji (1-0) drew an eye-popping 16 walks on Park Rapids pitching and managed to...
May 18, 2016 - 10:48pm
July 1, 2015
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Blue Ox hang on, top Hibbing 11-7
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Blue Ox amateur baseball team looked like it had its game against the Hibbing Miners secured Wednesday, up 9-2 heading...
July 1, 2015 - 10:46pm
June 27, 2015
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Bucks, Blue Ox play in Nimrod Tournament
NIMROD — The Bemidji Bucks amateur baseball team split a pair of tournament games Saturday as they lost to the Fergus Falls Hurricanes 6-0 before beating the Farming Flames 14-3. The Bucks managed two hits against the Hurricanes in the opener while striking out eight times. Meanwhile,...
June 27, 2015 - 10:10pm
June 17, 2015
BASEBALL: Grand Rapids out-hits Blue Ox, win 12-5
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Blue Ox matched the Grand Rapids Indians swing-for-swing during their amateur baseball game at Bemidji State’s Security...
June 17, 2015 - 11:19pm
June 9, 2015
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Blue Ox find some momentum in exhibition vs. Park Rapids
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Blue Ox rallied Tuesday at Security Insurance Field to beat the Park Rapids ESox 7-5 in an amateur baseball exhibition...
June 9, 2015 - 11:12pm