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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 20, 2018
Faith Briefs, April 20
Urban Ventures speaker to visit Walker WALKER—Calvary Church will host guest speaker John Turnipseed on Sunday, April 29. Turnipseed is...
April 20, 2018 - 7:49am
April 17, 2018
Board discusses Blackduck waste transfer station funding
BEMIDJI — Without a full slate of commissioners present, the Beltrami County board still heard updates on several county initiatives Tuesday....
April 17, 2018 - 8:39pm
April 13, 2018
Faith briefs, April 13
Christian Women's fashion show Monday BEMIDJI—The Christian Women's spring fashion show and luncheon meeting will be held at 1 p.m. on...
April 13, 2018 - 6:37am
April 12, 2018
SPORTS SPOTLIGHT: Area golf squads ready to hit the links
Flyers shooting for developmentBAGLEY -- The Bagley boys and girls golf teams will have a pair of all-conference golfers to lead the way for the Flyers this season. Senior Jarret Merschman and junior Griffin Brovold are coming off 2017 campaigns of 85 and 88.5 scoring averages, respectively,...
April 12, 2018 - 10:21am
SPORTS SPOTLIGHT: Area baseball teams preparing for new season
CASS LAKE -- The Cass Lake-Bena baseball team is gearing up for the 2018 season with a new skipper at the helm. Blue Olson is taking over as...
April 12, 2018 - 10:19am
SPORTS SPOTLIGHT: Area softball teams gearing up for spring
Flyers hoping for successful encoreBAGLEY -- The Bagley softball team is fresh off an 11-win improvement and its first winning season since 2012,...
April 12, 2018 - 10:18am
March 22, 2018
Wells Fargo branch in Blackduck to close
BLACKDUCK—One of the two banks in Blackduck is preparing to close its doors after approximately a century in business. Wells Fargo, 17 Summit Ave. E, will officially close at noon on Wednesday, May 16. According to Wells Fargo representative John Hobot, the local closure is...
March 22, 2018 - 4:17pm
March 10, 2018
Faith briefs, March 9
Bemidji Area Aglow to meet March 10 BEMIDJI—Bemidji Area Aglow will meet from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 10, at Beltrami Electric,...
March 10, 2018 - 8:15am
March 8, 2018
BOYS BASKETBALL: Section 8A East narrowed to four teams
RED LAKE -- The Section 8A East boys basketball field was reduced from eight to four Thursday night, with Cass Lake-Bena, Red Lake, Win-E-Mac and Fosston all coming away with home victories over their respective opponents. The East’s fourth seed, Red Lake (13-12) topped No. 5 Blackduck...
March 8, 2018 - 9:57pm
March 6, 2018
Updated communications ordinance adopted for Beltrami County
BEMIDJI—A new version of an ordinance related to funding for emergency communications was adopted by the Beltrami County Board of Commissioners...
March 6, 2018 - 9:30pm
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
March 2, 2018
WRESTLING: Janssen, Ubert headline area wrestlers at state
ST. PAUL -- Blackduck/Cass Lake-Bena sophomore Trevor Janssen is the lone Bear to advance to Saturday’s winners bracket in the Class 1A individual...
March 2, 2018 - 11:17pm
Faith briefs, March 2
Businessmen's fellowship to meet March 3 BEMIDJI—The Bemidji Area Full Gospel Businessmen's Fellowship America will meet at 8 a.m. on Saturday,...
March 2, 2018 - 8:32am
February 28, 2018
BOYS BASKETBALL: Section 8A seedings revealed
Seedings for the Section 8A boys basketball tournament were announced Wednesday, and Cass Lake-Bena received the top seed in the East subsection after losing only one game in the regular season. The Panthers (25-1) will open the playoffs Thursday, March 8, by hosting the winner of...
February 28, 2018 - 5:51pm
February 27, 2018
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Area hoops kick off postseason
BLACKDUCK -- The Blackduck High School girls basketball team topped Goodridge/Grygla-Gatzke 50-41 in Blackduck Tuesday, keeping the Drakes alive after the Section 8A play-in game matchup. No. 8 Blackduck (5-22) took a 23-11 lead into halftime, limiting the No. 9 Chargers (2-25) in...
February 27, 2018 - 10:17pm