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Paul Bunyan Communications awarded Border to Border Broadband Grant
Sanford’s Akande earns certification
Festive season begins: Annual Night We Light parade held in downtown Bemidji
Morning, noon and night: Black Friday creates a busy time for local retailers
BOYS BASKETBALL: Bemidji survives Crookston rallies for 2nd victory of the season
GIRLS HOCKEY: Bemidji falls to Sartell/St. Stephen, 5-1
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers beat Huntsville 4-1, earn first series sweep of season
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen axed from IFL
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers score three goals in the third to top Huntsville 4-1
Wayne "Mort" Morton
Mikyah Karen Yates
Paul Robert "Hutt" Stillday
Darlene Marie Needham
Leonard "Sonny" McDougall
John Eggers: ‘Over the River and Through the Woods’
Sacred substances: Food as our way to give thanks
PATT RALL COLUMN: Another jewel in the crown for BSU Music Department
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Don’t expect to start ice fishing soon
John Eggers: Are your children engaged?
OFF THE RECORD Review: ‘Fargo’ Season Two, Episode Seven: Did You Do This? No, You Did It!
OFF THE RECORD BLOG: Bemidji’s Stoner Avenue signs appear on top 10 ‘Commonly Stolen Street Signs’ list
Off The Record REVIEW: ‘Fargo’ Season Two, Episode Six: Rhinoceros
Rock band Styx to headline Lakes Jam 2016
Off The Record Blog: They Are Bringing Back Mystery Science Theater 3000
Bemidji second-grader lands 55-inch muskie during birthday trip
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: It's safe to go shopping, but not ice fishing
Blane Klemek: Once swarming the prairies, bison are still a sight to behold
Rare bird spotted in Minnesota, last sighting reported 21 years ago
Cougars make a Midwest comeback, but likely won't boom in Minnesota
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The First Amendment remains alive and well
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Senate leader Reid needs to be replaced
Patricia Jesperson: Private-sector Rx for workforce woes
Will Durst: How many turkeys died for your dinner?
Byron York: A gift to 2016 GOP candidates
April 17, 2015
Sheriff’s office: Low water levels on area lakes
BEMIDJI -- The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office is reminding early season boaters of potential water hazards with this season’s unseasonably low water levels. The lack of winter snowpack and subsequent runoff has led to lower than usual water levels on area lakes and waterways,...
News / region
April 17, 2015 - 4:47pm
March 28, 2014
One in five Minnesota boaters broke invasive species law in 2013
ST. PAUL — The number of Minnesota boaters who violated state regulations on transporting invasive species dropped in 2013 compared to 2012, but one in five boaters who were checked still violated state law. That was the report Friday from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources,...
outdoors / fishing
March 28, 2014 - 11:49pm
July 18, 2013
Colorado man charged in boat accident that injured girlfriend
BEMIDJI -- A Denver man is being held on $5,000 bail after he allegedly ran over his girlfriend with a boat while intoxicated Tuesday afternoon. Lee Pratt Zitzer, 22, was charged Thursday with one count of operating a motor vehicle with an alcohol concentration of .08 or...
News / local
July 18, 2013 - 3:20pm
June 27, 2013
DNR to step up boat patrol for weekend
BEMIDJI — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will step up patrol for impaired boaters Friday through Sunday, according to a press release from the DNR. “Operation Dry Water,” a national weekend of boating while intoxicated education and enforcement, is directed toward...
outdoors / fishing
June 27, 2013 - 2:50pm
June 10, 2013
Minnesota boat accident victims identified as mother, daughter
Minnesota boat accident victims identified as mother, daughter MADISON, Minn. — The two people who died Saturday when a boat capsized on Lac qui Parle Lake are a Montevideo mother and child. According to the Lac qui Parle County Sheriff's Office, those dead are Fernanda...
News / region
June 10, 2013 - 8:02pm
September 5, 2012
Beltrami County Board: Pilings are a concern for boaters
BEMIDJI — Many boaters who have navigated on the Mississippi River between Lake Irving and Lake Bemidji know of the hazardous pilings that stick up from the bottom, but for those who don’t, taking the wrong path could be a costly mistake. “I have hit them many times, and the...
News / local
September 5, 2012 - 12:56am
May 25, 2012
Inspectors will be at accesses
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am
July 15, 2009
Bodies of missing men from Little Falls found in Blackduck Lake
A recovery effort resumed this morning for two missing boaters who fell into Blackduck Lake on Tuesday afternoon. At approximately 1:30 p.m....
News / region / outdoors
July 15, 2009 - 3:50pm