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Looking for solutions: School Board discusses other possible locations for new elementary school
Boy Scouts lift blanket ban on gay adult leaders, employees
Hunter host opportunities for the Governor's deer hunting opener
Pack For School program
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RACING: Steamy Sunday at Speedway
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Robert James Welle
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Gordon Earl Hicks Sr.
John Eggers: Will you leave a trail?
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Scotty Allison: VA pension, other programs, available to help
First City Singers 'on a mission': Senior group seeking members to carry on a musical tradition
Pioneer Previews: The soothing sounds of music
You can come home again: Accomplished singer/performer Matt Goinz returns to lend a hand in PBP final show of the season
Art briefs - Sunday July 26
Off The Record Blog: Here is the trailer for the second season of ‘Fargo’
Blane Klemek: Coyotes are interesting animals that are both revered and despised
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: As muskies begin to bite, please handle them with care
Waterfleas found in Lake Vermillion
Blane Klemek: The distinctive songs and calls of the eastern towhee
Family Moments: Bessie Moller Barrington and Lillian Shuman
Rich Lowry: The toxic worldview of Ta-Nehisi Coates
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Don’t help the terrorists
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bemidji area veterans deserve a service center of their own
Pioneer Viewpoints: What to do? Plenty to pick from
Rick Jensen: Why the media loves Trump
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,...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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