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Scheel appears on first-degree murder charges in slaying of grandparents
Major pushback against Line 3 recommendation
Owners of Bird Island home destroyed by fire now face charges
For employees, students to get paid, McNally Smith college building must sell before 2019
Fridley, Minn., man killed in house fire
Rockets close out Wolves with third-quarter surge
BASEBALL: Beavers, U-Mary capture comeback wins in split
SOFTBALL: Final inning outburst dooms BSU in sweep to UMD
GIRLS GOLF: Bemidji opens second in Moorhead
Thibodeau 'proud' of Timberwolves' progress
Virginia L. Pollard
Alfred James Benais
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
MASTER GARDENERS: Plant winter squash. . . for next winter!
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Pine to Prairie Fiber Arts Trail comes to area this weekend
BSO presents concert series finale Sunday
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Deer on the table: DNR holds Bemidji meeting on deer management
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Common sense actions can help keep the public safe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Commentary goes beyond theater of the absurd
Time to respond to reader feedback
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
April 15, 2018
Area students named to All-Academic robotics team
The Northern Minnesota Robotics Conference (NMRC) recently announced its 2018 Conference All-Academic Team. The NMRC All-Academic Award program recognizes the academic excellence of participating high school students within the Northern Minnesota grade point average of 3.5 or higher...
April 15, 2018 - 6:30am
March 24, 2018
BOYS BASKETBALL: Panthers fall in Class A 3rd-place game to cap historic season
ST. PAUL -- It is said that all good things must end. Cass Lake-Bena’s 2017-18 boys basketball season came to a close Saturday morning. Mayer...
March 24, 2018 - 3:06pm
March 13, 2018
BOYS BASKETBALL: Beasts of the East
THIEF RIVER FALLS—Jarell Jacobs grew up watching the Cass Lake-Bena boys basketball teams, and after Monday's convincing 63-38 win over...
March 13, 2018 - 5:02pm
BOYS BASKETBALL: Cass Lake-Bena dominates 8A East subsection final, 63-38
THIEF RIVER FALLS -- Jarell Jacobs grew up watching the Cass Lake-Bena boys basketball teams, and after Monday’s convincing 63-38 win over...
March 13, 2018 - 9:54am
March 8, 2018
BOYS BASKETBALL: Cass Lake-Bena routs C-G 89-42 in playoff opener
CASS LAKE -- Even when the Cass Lake-Bena boys basketball team saw its 25-point lead slim back down to single digits, the Panthers didn’t sweat...
March 8, 2018 - 10:30pm
March 3, 2018
AREA WRESTLING: Janssen second, Ubert fourth in Class A
ST. PAUL -- Blackduck/Cass Lake-Bena’s Trevor Janssen came close to a state title Saturday, but finished on the losing end of a 5-2 decision...
March 3, 2018 - 10:40pm
February 12, 2018
Bigfoot search group plans ‘Squatch Chat’ in Bena
BENA -- SquatchHers, dubbed as “the original and premier Women’s Bigfoot Research Group,” will visit Bena as its members continue to search...
February 12, 2018 - 9:10pm
December 29, 2017
BCLB takes down Mahnomen-Waubun and Walker-Hackensack-Akeley/Nevis
After a string of victories last week, the Blackduck-Cass Lake-Bena Bears continued to pick up the pins and wins, most recently taking down Mahnomen-Waubun...
December 29, 2017 - 12:33pm
November 12, 2017
Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig students take part in fall festival
BENA—The K-6 PBIS program at Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School sponsored a fall festival on Tuesday, Oct. 31. The students were able to win prizes...
November 12, 2017 - 8:30am
November 6, 2017
Cass Lake-Bena school facilities vote is Tuesday
CASS LAKE—Voters will decide Tuesday, Nov. 7, whether Cass Lake-Bena Schools will build a brand-new elementary school and renovate several...
November 6, 2017 - 3:25pm
November 5, 2017
Students travel to Cowhorn Crossing
Kindergarten through second-grade students at Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School enjoyed a morning at the Cowhorn Crossing near Grand Rapids on Oct. 23....
November 5, 2017 - 12:15pm
July 26, 2017
CL-B school board approves stripped-down referendum option
CASS LAKE -- Cass Lake-Bena voters will be asked to approve -- or not approve -- a stripped-down facilities plan in the fall.
July 26, 2017 - 9:30pm
June 19, 2017
Prior Lake man dies in Bena motorcycle crash
BENA -- A 54-year-old Prior Lake man died Saturday after a deer hit the motorcycle he was driving. According to the Cass County Sheriff’s Office...
June 19, 2017 - 10:34am
January 18, 2017
Viktor the Viking out to vanquish bullying, mascot visits Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School
BENA—Students at the Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School received an important message from Viktor the Viking on Wednesday. The official Minnesota...
January 18, 2017 - 5:52pm
December 28, 2016
Building community at Camp: Annual Winter Camp brings Cass Lake area kids together
BENA—Dozens of children spent their day learning archery, making crafts and playing traditional games at the Bena Community Center on Wednesday...
December 28, 2016 - 6:57pm