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Two hearings, two distinct messages in northern Minn. on Enbridge's Line 3
McFeely: Committee hopes to make Super Bowl a statewide event
Lawsuit filed over fatal Minnesota school explosion
With more Minnesota wolves, and more attacks on livestock, program out of cash
Details emerge on president's calls to Gold Star families
Timberwolves drop season opener to Spurs
GIRLS SOCCER: Jacks ready for championship rematch
BOYS SOCCER: Jacks look to experience to help them repeat as section champs
Minnesota Lumberjacks take third at nationals
SOCCER: BSU ranked No. 2 in region
Gilbert D. Bahr
Norval Everett Oien
Edward M. Schmuch
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’
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
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
Rise and shine
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
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
October 9, 2017
Blackduck explores child care options
As with many communities throughout the state, Blackduck is in search of more child care options. To accomplish that goal, the Blackduck Area Coalition for Child Care was recently formed and began looking into how the community could acquire more resources for parents with young...
October 9, 2017 - 10:35am
October 3, 2017
Blackduck man dies in construction accident
BEMIDJI -- A Blackduck man died after he fell on Sept. 27 while hanging sheetrock at a construction site in Bemidji. According to the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office, Kamuel Beighley, 69, was working on scaffolding at a residence under construction at the 1600 block of Pamela Court...
October 3, 2017 - 4:14pm
September 29, 2017
Blackduck City Council steps toward finalizing budget
The Blackduck City Council took the next step toward finalizing the upcoming year’s budget Monday when it approved the 2018 tax levy. The proposed...
September 29, 2017 - 5:01pm
City looks for ways to finance street project completion
Blackduck is looking for a few extra pennies to cover the cost of the road construction project that’s ongoing through the town’s core. During a workshop on Monday, the Blackduck City Council discussed the possibility of raising water and sewer rates to help pay for the cost of...
September 29, 2017 - 5:00pm
Blackduck High School kicks off homecoming with coronation
Blackduck students, teachers and parents gathered in the Blackduck High School gymnasium on Tuesday morning for the homecoming coronation. Seniors...
September 29, 2017 - 4:53pm
September 26, 2017
One injured in rollover near Blackduck
BEMIDJI -- A Maple Plain, Minn., man was injured in a rollover accident in rural Blackduck on Saturday. The crash was reported just after noon...
September 26, 2017 - 9:36pm
September 25, 2017
Blackduck man pleads guilty to abduction
BEMIDJI—A Blackduck man who police say abducted his ex-girlfriend and held her against her will in early September pleaded guilty to a...
September 25, 2017 - 5:38pm
September 24, 2017
Good Samaritan Society in Blackduck receives 5-star rating
BLACKDUCK—The Good Samaritan Society—Blackduck recently was rated a 5-Star facility by the national Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services. Each of the nation's 15,000-plus Medicare and Medicaid certified nursing facilities in America are rated on a one to five star...
September 24, 2017 - 5:14am
September 22, 2017
St. Ann’s Catholic Church in Blackduck Fall Festival winners announced
The Ladies of St. Ann's Catholic Church would like to thank everyone who attended their Fall Festival this year this past weekend. The prize winners were:
September 22, 2017 - 7:37pm
Living Life In Balance on Sept. 25 in Blackduck
At 7:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 25, a program titled, “Living Life In Balance” in the Media Room at Blackduck High School. GFWC Blackduck Tri Sigma and Blackduck Community Education are hosting the public workshop, which will feature a physical therapist from Choice Therapy. The physical...
September 22, 2017 - 7:31pm
September 20, 2017
Veterans to host promenade in Blackduck
BLACKDUCK -- The Bemidji veterans organization of 40/8 Voitures will hold a promenade in Blackduck at the Hillcrest Restaurant on Thursday, Sept. 21. Dinner (off the menu) will begin at 5 p.m.; the promenade will start at 6 p.m. The election of officers is on the agenda. For information,...
September 20, 2017 - 7:45am
September 15, 2017
Blackduck welcomes Hanks back to library
After having started in the Blackduck Community Library years ago, Kelly Hanks is, once again, ready to help local patrons from behind the front counter. Hanks returned to the Blackduck Community Library after having moved from a position at the Bemidji Public Library. In her new...
September 15, 2017 - 1:43pm
Blackduck School Board approves maximum preliminary levy
Blackduck Public School unanimously approved the largest allowable preliminary property tax levy spread on Monday. School districts can certify a specific dollar amount or the maximum amount allowed by the state, and Blackduck’s School Board chose the latter after district staff...
September 15, 2017 - 1:35pm
September 14, 2017
UPDATED: Maple Grove man arrested for Blackduck crash
LANGOR TOWNSHIP -- Two people were hurt and one was arrested Wednesday in a rollover crash near Blackduck. According to a Minnesota State Patrol...
September 14, 2017 - 1:46pm
Upcoming faith events
Sacred Heart in Wilton annual dinner WILTON—The Sacred Heart Church in Wilton, 135 Third St., NW, will host its 81st annual Chicken and Ham Dinner from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 17. The event will include a bazaar, bake sale and a silent auction. The charge is $11...
September 14, 2017 - 11:43am