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Tales from the 'Trailer Park': Randy and Mr. Lahey of the ‘Trailer Park Boys’ come to Bemidji
Arts and Entertainment briefs for Sept. 24
Father, daughter duplicate part of Tour de France race
Dobias joins staff of Baker Park Housing
Threat of Grand Forks air base closing off the table for now
Twins' Kepler hopes to return to lineup by Tuesday after tweaking back
Vikings best Tampa Bay 34-17
Brad Dokken: Accidents shed light on tree stand safety
From on the air to on the water
Vikings QB grounded by faith, family and football
David W. O'Brien
James E. Daman
Raymond Jon Kraskey
Richard "Dick" Greenwood
PATT RALL COLUMN: Louie did not go gentle into that good night: Remembering Louis Marchand
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Schools need all of our help for 100 percent grad rate
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
EVAN HAZARD: Threescore and Ten: Tuna and "dirty rice?"
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
PATT RALL COLUMN: Timely notice can help with attendance
Around the Arts, September 17
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Making a correct call on the Becida Barred Owl
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Extended fall weather on the water
American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: When is a police shooting justified?
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
Kelly Minter to speak on how suffering can be God 'doing a deeper work'
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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
May 26, 2016
SECTION 8A BASEBALL: Drakes beat Red Lake in pitchers’ duel
BLACKDUCK — A single run was all the Blackduck High School baseball team needed to beat Red Lake 1-0 Thursday in a Section 8A first-round playoff...
May 26, 2016 - 10:57pm
April 1, 2016
Blackduck band to perform at Target Center
The Drakes will be bringing the music Sunday at the Minnesota Timberwolves game at the Target Center, where they are set to perform. This is...
April 1, 2016 - 11:24am
March 25, 2016
Drakes bring home the hardware from Grand Rapids
The BHS Speech Team had their last regular season tournament in Grand Rapids on Saturday, March 19 and returned with many individual winners...
March 25, 2016 - 11:45am
March 11, 2016
Blackduck wins big at 30-team speech tournament
The Blackduck speech team competed against 30 schools at the annual Walker-Hackensack-Akeley tournament on March 5. Michaela Sparby received...
March 11, 2016 - 10:28am
February 26, 2016
Blackduck speakers win big at Hibbing, Park Rapids
On Feb. 13, the Blackduck High School speech team took second place out of 24 teams at the Hibbing Heartbreaker Tournament, beating out some...
February 26, 2016 - 10:10am