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Three men charged in shooting after white nationalist Richard Spencer's speech
After six tests, the mountain hosting North Korea's nuclear blasts may be exhausted
Beltrami County deputies rescue lost hunter near Debs
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Navy veteran admits he lied about service in interview with Fox News
At The Ralph, preparations underway for 'magical' college sports night
Dodgers win first National League pennant since 1988
Back-to-back Jacks: Bemidji boys secure second straight section title
Bemidji girls bring home section title with late-game heroics
FOOTBALL: Area section playoff seedings announced
Joshua Luke O'Brien
Lawrence Kenneth Brown
Edward M. Schmuch
Lois Ardeen Moe
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
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John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Sandhill cranes possess power, grace and beauty
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good boat control, taking it slow are keys to fall fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bemidji students did something really cool
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let's act in support of Minnesota's great outdoors
Ride home opens door to life-changing kindness
Fargo Feminist: 'Me too' but what about 'us too?'
Tinkering with a Midwest favorite: Cinnamon Scotcheroos shake things up
Bemidji Regional Airport
July 19, 2017
Bemidji airport lands $800,000 in federal funding
BEMIDJI -- A total of $800,000 in federal funding has been awarded to Bemidji Regional Airport, allowing the facility to move forward on constructing...
July 19, 2017 - 8:15pm
June 21, 2017
A break from the skies: Pilots stop in Bemidji as part of cross country airplane race
BEMIDJI—The sky over Bemidji was a busy place Wednesday, as numerous airplanes flew through the area as part of a race spanning more than...
June 21, 2017 - 5:53pm
April 13, 2017
Minnesota lawmakers request funding support for airports
WASHINGTON D.C. -- Minnesota’s Congressional delegation have teamed up in requesting support for state airport programs from the U.S. Dept. of Transportation. U.S. Sens. Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken as well as Reps. Collin Peterson, Betty McCollum, Tim Walz, Keith Ellison and Rick...
April 13, 2017 - 3:30pm
February 21, 2017
CITY: Safe and stylish crosswalks ahead: Council picks new design for downtown pedestrian crossings
BEMIDJI—A trio of crosswalks in downtown Bemidji are being redesigned by city staff with the expectation that more color and patterns in...
February 21, 2017 - 7:35pm
February 7, 2017
COUNTY: Beltrami commissioners approve airport grant application support
BEMIDJI—The Beltrami County Board of Commissioners voted 4-1 to be a co-applicant on a Bemidji Regional Airport Authority grant application. Airport officials plan to apply for a grant from the Economic Development Administration Public Works program, operated by the U.S. Dept....
February 7, 2017 - 6:17pm
February 5, 2017
CITY: Airport Authority looks to build two new hangars
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council will consider a request Monday to be a co-applicant for federal funding to support improvements at the...
February 5, 2017 - 9:30am
June 17, 2016
Helping business take off: Bemidji Regional Airport serves as important gear in economic engine
BEMIDJI -- The driving distance between Bemidji and the Twin Cities, home of 17 Fortune 500 companies, is nearly four hours. Thanks to the Bemidji...
June 17, 2016 - 7:07pm
February 9, 2016
Work continuing on Bemidji Regional Airport 20-year plan development
BEMIDJI—Public commentary regarding the future of the Bemidji Regional Airport is being compiled as officials work to complete the facility's master plan. The master plan is a 20-year forecast that airports develop about every 10 years, with the last being completed in Bemidji...
February 9, 2016 - 9:10pm
August 25, 2015
Raising revenue: Bemidji Regional Airport to add passenger fee for facility needs
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Regional Airport is aiming to raise $605,196 in revenue the next six years through a fee added to passenger tickets. The...
August 25, 2015 - 6:17pm
July 21, 2015
Bemidji airport lands $550,000 for improvements
BEMIDJI -- A critical piece of Bemidji's economy is receiving a lift from the U.S. Department of Transportation. Bemidji Regional...
July 21, 2015 - 5:51pm
July 16, 2015
20-year master plan shows aviation growth: Open house held for public input on airport’s future
BEMIDJI -- The future of flight in Bemidji was commented on by local residents during an open house meeting Thursday which showcased a 20-year master plan. Designs, concepts and charts outlying the next two decades at the Bemidji Regional Airport were set up around the terminal...
July 16, 2015 - 7:02pm
July 2, 2015
VIDEO: A 'Winnebago with wings': 1929 Ford Tri-Motor airplane at Bemidji Regional Airport
BEMIDJI -- These walls can’t talk, but there’s a mustached, silver-haired man who will talk for them. Cody Welch has seen just about...
July 2, 2015 - 9:20pm
June 25, 2015
Classic plane rides in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji EAA Chapter 1397, in partnership with Bemidji Aviation, Bemidji Regional Airport, Karvakko Engineering and Bob Lowth Ford will be bringing a 1929 Ford-Tri Motor to Bemidji from July 2-5. The Tri-Motor will be at the Bemidji Airport and tickets for rides can...
June 25, 2015 - 8:38pm
May 19, 2015
COUNTY: Commissioners decline request for airport loan, talk transit tax
BEMIDJI—Beltrami County Commissioners reviewed the local transit sales and use tax, and considered a request to help fund a purchase of property in the Bemidji Regional Airport runway protection zone at Tuesday's meeting. Beltrami County Administrator Kay Mack informed the...
May 19, 2015 - 10:11pm
March 2, 2015
CITY GOVERNMENT: Working together: Albrecht looks to form coalition of northern Minnesota mayors
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Mayor Rita Albrecht is looking to create a coalition of mayors to work together on northern Minnesota issues. Although...
March 2, 2015 - 8:22pm