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New school project heads for home: Groundbreaking ceremony held for Gene Dillon Elementary
Lawsuit filed against PolyMet land exchange
Sanford Center operating loss more than expected for January-February
Woman accused of ramming car pleads guilty
How two teens in leggings became a PR mess for United Airlines
ND native who once made 2,750 free throws in a row dies at 94
NFL owners approve Raiders' move to Vegas
NFL owners approve Raiders' move to Las Vegas
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Brandon Michael Lindell
Richard James Opsahl
Laddie Dean Bahr Sr.
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PATT RALL COLUMN: Puppets by professionals for 'Dragonsong'
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Helping Native youth find success in schools
LIBRARY CORNER: Opportunities abound in April at the library
MASTER GARDENERS: Garden seed planning starts now
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Time for a love story
100 and counting: Latest BCT production will be 100th stage show directed by Mary Knox-Johnson
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The BWCA: Memories of a special place of pure, natural beauty
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Spring is here, and open water isn't too far behind
Catch-and-release walleye season for Mille Lacs Lake again this year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Reassess ice conditions every day and make safe decisions
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The white pasque flower and horned lark-- harbingers of spring
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
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'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
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March 9, 2017
BOYS BASKETBALL: Blackduck falls to Win-E-Mac
BEMIDJI -- In the late 8A east game on Thursday at Bemidji High School, Blackduck fell to Win-E-Mac 74-39. The No. 3-seeded Patriots (22-6) overpowered...
March 9, 2017 - 10:55pm
March 2, 2017
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Red Lake takes 72-51 playoff win over Blackduck (photo gallery)
BEMIDJI -- When the Red Lake basketball team needed a leader on Thursday night, Alexis Desjarlait answered the call. Behind Desjarlait’s 26...
March 2, 2017 - 11:28pm
February 28, 2017
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Blackduck tops Mahnomen in Section 8A playoffs
BLACKDUCK -- The Blackduck girls basketball team won its playoff opener on Tuesday night, topping Mahnomen 70-23 in the Section 8A East tournament...
February 28, 2017 - 10:58pm
February 3, 2017
Songs of tribute: Blackduck Choir visits Good Samaritan Society to sing to area veterans
On Thursday, Jan. 26, the Blackduck High School Choir paid a visit to the Good Samaritan Society to sing a tribute to area veterans who were...
February 3, 2017 - 11:02am
December 30, 2016
Blackduck, Kelliher police, fire and ambulance to be recognized next month
A tribute to Blackduck and Kelliher firefighters, police officers and first responders will precede the second boys and girls basketball home games of the new year at 5:50 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 13 in the Blackduck High School gym.
December 30, 2016 - 12:12pm
December 9, 2016
Blackduck students inducted into National Honor Society
On Wednesday, students, staff and family gathered in the gym of Blackduck High School for a ceremony inducting 12 students into the Blackduck...
December 9, 2016 - 5:03pm
November 18, 2016
Blackduck students named to "B" Honor Roll
Blackduck B Honor RollHere are all the students named to the “B” Honor Roll this quarter. In order to qualify, students must maintain a grade point average of 2.66 and be enrolled in 1.25 credits. Grade 12 Daniel Benson, Kourtney Dobmeier, Kendall Fussy, Madelyn Hall, Cassandra...
November 18, 2016 - 11:44am
Blackduck students named to "A" Honor Roll
Blackduck A Honor RollHere are the students named to the A Honor Roll this quarter at Blackduck High School. To be named to the “A” Honor Roll, students must maintain a grade point average of 3.66 and be enrolled in 1.25 credits. Grade 12 Elissa Cleveland, Zakary Crunden, Chelsea...
November 18, 2016 - 11:43am
November 4, 2016
Blackduck High School fall theater production hits the stage
The Blackduck High School fall theater production is this weekend. ““The Perpetual Motion Machine: Scenes from Life” is a constantly changing...
November 4, 2016 - 10:52am
October 28, 2016
CORRECTION: Blackduck Dinner Theater ticketing
Please disregard the phone number listed to purchase dinner theater tickets for the Blackduck High School fall play in the What's Happening columns of this and last week's issues of The American. We incorrectly listed a private phone number and apologize for the mistake. Please call...
October 28, 2016 - 2:20pm
October 7, 2016
Blackduck High School begins fall play rehearsals
The BHS Theater Department is hard at work on the fall play – which will be open to the public the first weekend of November. This year’s...
October 7, 2016 - 11:54am
September 30, 2016
AREA FOOTBALL: Bagley beats Blackduck 49-0
BAGLEY -- The Bagley High School football team ran away with a 49-0 shutout victory over Blackduck on Friday night. Ty Rolfson was dominant yet again as he accounted for five of the Flyers’ seven touchdowns. The senior threw for 91 yards and three touchdowns while rushing for a...
September 30, 2016 - 10:40pm
September 23, 2016
FOOTBALL: Blackduck routed by Pillager
BLACKDUCK -- It’s been a couple of rain-soaked games for the Blackduck football team. Their games against Red Lake two weeks ago and Pine River-Backus last week were both delayed because of lightning. Though no lightning struck on Friday, the Pillager Huskies certainly did, topping...
September 23, 2016 - 10:50pm
Blackduck students participate in 22-pushup challenge to raise awareness on veterans’ issues
Blackduck High School Principal Josh Grover announced that Blackduck students are participating in the 22 Push-up Challenge to raise awareness...
September 23, 2016 - 11:44am
May 27, 2016
Blackduck HS students selected for American Legion event
Jerry Noon, Commander of Blackduck American Legion Post #372, announces that at a recent Post meeting it was voted to send two young men to the...
May 27, 2016 - 10:40am