Skip to main content
Paint spill causes traffic delay on Highway 197
Riding and revolvers return: Mounted shooting event is back at Beltrami County Fairgrounds
Dayton taps local doctor for medical cannabis board: Wyllie serves with Indian Health Service in Bemidji
Big Bog Festival packed with events for all ages
Jesse Ventura trial: Publicist said bar fight story helped book sales; author tried to downplay it
HOCKEY: Harms participating in Jets' Development Camp
BASEBALL: Local players to take part in All-Star festivities
Lumberjacks baseball: Hirt, Rutledge commit to BSU baseball program
BASEBALL: Legion prepares for Gopher Classic with sweep of Detroit Lakes
BASEBALL: Bemidji Youth Baseball officials concentrate on fun, fundamentals
Diana Marie Nelson
Lottie Faye Coulombe
Mary Ann Nipp
Owen Helton Robinson
When the pretty flowers take over
Ann Daley: The story of three lovely muses and one saintly old man
Marilyn Heltzer: Celebrating the Fourth of July with friends and family
Diane Engel: Class reunion: Words of terror or opportunity?
Sue Bruns: A pretty perfect birthday
Music is back at Buena Vista; Well-known ski area brings back music festival for second year
Plays and music round out the holiday weekend
Art briefs - Sunday July 6
Spellcheck: To 'Bee' or not to 'Bee' -- Tony Award-winning play next up for Paul Bunyan Playhouse
Walk this way: Once again, Sculpture Walk brings in new art to Bemidji (with interactive map)
More boaters ticketed for invasive species violations
Paul Nelson: Surface water in Bemidji area lakes finally nears 70 degrees
Hunting: North Dakota spring pheasant population numbers on the rise
Hunting: North Dakota waterfowl numbers increase
Kasdan -Grimes wedding
Johnson birthday celebration
Oslin birthday celebration
Stai Anniversary celebration
Letter: EPA did not approve PolyMet mine plan
Ron Paul: Hobby Lobby decision creates small island of freedom
Jim Hightower: Walgreen writes its own sick prescription
Alert driving improves safety for all road users
Diana West: When ‘unaccompanied alien minors’ are really baby democrats
June 30, 2014
Bemidji Speedway: Geesey, Higginbotham capture first feature wins
BEMIDJI -- Fun, exciting, thrilling are just a few adjectives describing Sunday night's races at Bemidji Speedway. Two first time winners, and...
June 30, 2014 - 10:46pm
June 25, 2014
BEMIDJI -- The racing at Bemidji Speedway has been fast-paced and heated this summer and not many points separate the leaders of the different categories. The top 10 season points totals as of June 8 include: Mini Stocks 1. Mike Hart 155 2. Tim Hart ...
June 25, 2014 - 9:47pm
June 24, 2014
BEMIDJI SPEEDWAY: Drivers take advantage of perfect night
BEMIDJI -- The Boys and Girls Clubs of Bemidji were guests of the Bemidji Speedway Sunday night on a picture-perfect night for racing. Track conditions were excellent and fans enjoyed watching three new winners -- Josh Berg in the Pure Stocks, Matt Sparby in the Super Stocks and Gary...
June 24, 2014 - 9:06am
June 16, 2014
Bemidji Speedway: Rain washes out Sunday's racing action
The Bemidji Speedway Father's Day races were canceled Sunday due to heavy rain. The Mini Stock/Hornet Special races that were planned for Sunday will be run next week with an increased payout. The track will also hold the Boys and Girls Club of Bemidji promotion with all members...
June 16, 2014 - 9:39am
June 2, 2014
Bemidji Speedway: Rain washes out Sunday's racing
BEMIDJI -- Sunday's action at the Bemidji Speedway was cancelled because of the weekend rain and the threat of more on Sunday night. Racing will resume next Sunday with the first of four "Pure Stock Challenge" races spread over the summer. Next week's schedule also will include...
June 2, 2014 - 2:39pm
May 20, 2014
Raceway: Season at Bemidji Raceway begins Sunday
BEMIDJI -- The summer season at Bemidji Speedway begins 6 p.m. Sunday and the Memorial Weekend action will also include racing beginning at 4 p.m. Monday. The schedule includes Mini-Stocks, Pure Stocks, Mod-Fours, Midwest Modifieds and Super Stocks. This summer's slate also...
May 20, 2014 - 11:07pm
December 9, 2013
Bemidji Speedway hosts annual awards banquet
BEMIDJI — The curtain came down on the 2013 racing season in Bemidji Saturday night as Bemidji Speedway owners Tonya Stranger and Idella and Randy Hayes hosted their annual awards night at the Keg-N-Cork. Following the dinner announcer Shannon Fish presented the Rookies of the...
December 9, 2013 - 5:34pm
August 5, 2013
Young fans have great time at Bemidji Speedway
BEMIDJI -- Bicycles and scooters were given away along with rides in a Mustang convertible pace car before each feature. It was "Kids' Night"...
August 5, 2013 - 2:11pm
July 22, 2013
Hot Sunday night at Bemidji Speedway
BEMIDJI - The temperature in the area has cooled but Sunday night at Bemidji Speedway the action was hotter than ever. Clean sweeps by Jenny Watrud and Midwest Modified driver Gary James Nelson and numerous crashes which sent many drivers to the pits highlighted the night's racing....
July 22, 2013 - 7:47pm
July 8, 2013
National points leader Zieske shines at Bemidji Speedway
BEMIDJI -- The Fourth of July celebration in the Bemidji area ended on Sunday with the traditional parade through the middle of town and races...
July 8, 2013 - 11:28am