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UMD graduates first Master of Tribal Administration and Governance class
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Police and fire report for May 18
Dayton signs Persell’s formaldehyde bill into law
Bemidji claims opener in Sagedahl tournament
Bemidji boys golf team shoots 316 at Longbow
Bemidji finishes second in home invitational
Grimm's 5-for-5 day helps Bemidji sweep Grand Rapids
Jackie Robertson eager to begin her duties as Bemidji varsity girls hockey coach
Terryl "Jake" Jacobson
'Mad Men' Vincent Kartheiser finds a new role
Obama to host concert honoring Carole King
Randy Travis sues to block DWI patrol car video release
$1 million in jewels stolen near Cannes film fest
Tim McGraw recasts ACM's TV special, airing Sunday
Fight to stop spread of Asian carp goes high tech
Minnesota begins 2013 gypsy moth trapping program
Bemidji area lakes finally open and walleye fishing can begin
Crookston moose back in town after brief hiatus
Study finds chemicals, drugs common in Minnesota lakes
Not everything is a reportable crime
Mike Reagan: Obama’s parade of scandals
Donald Kaul: Please tax the titans
Kudos to legislators who took a stand
Susan Brown: Benghazi — Are we a nation run by fools
Master Gardener: Penstemon can offer season-long color
Evan Hazard: A tale of two feeders: Less is more, more or less
Sue Bruns: A typical retired couple’s morning conversation No. 1
Marilyn Heltzer: A hair-straightening realization years in the making
Reservoir drawdown for Mississippi River complete in region
BEMIDJI – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has completed its drawdown of the Mississippi River Headwaters reservoirs in preparation for potential flooding due to the spring melt. The Corps’...
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Thu, Apr 04, 2013 - 4:11pm
Brainerd man facing charge after pipe bomb found in foreclosed home
BRAINERD, Minn. (AP) — A Brainerd man is facing felony charges after a pipe bomb was discovered in a foreclosed home during a search of the residence. A utility company...
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Thu, Mar 14, 2013 - 9:17am
KAXE to broadcast live from Bagley
BAGLEY – The Great Northern Radio Show, a variety program produced by Northern Community Radio (91.7 KAXE, 90.5 KBXE) will broadcast from 5-7 p.m. March 9 at the Bagley High...
Thu, Feb 28, 2013 - 4:26pm
Man sues Brainerd college over Facebook comments
BRAINERD, Minn. (AP) — A man has filed a federal lawsuit against officials at Brainerd's Central Lakes College after he says he was expelled for a Facebook post. Craig Keefe,...
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Mon, Feb 18, 2013 - 8:25am
GOP campaign staffer accused of misrepresentation
BRAINERD, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota House Republican Campaign Committee says a field staff employee who misrepresented himself in a letter to the editor of the Brainerd Dispatch is no...
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Fri, Oct 26, 2012 - 12:11pm
WSN gets Business Excellence Award
Widseth Smith Nolting is the first-ever recipient of the Brainerd Lakes Chamber’s Business Excellence Award. The other finalists were Deerwood Technologies Inc. and Range Inc. The award was announced Oct...
Fri, Oct 12, 2012 - 7:31pm
Minn. woman loses music downloading appeal
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A federal appeals court has reversed a lower court and says a Minnesota woman who shared songs online owes record companies $222,000 for copyright violations. A three-judge...
Tue, Sep 11, 2012 - 11:17am
Bemidji man who struck bicyclist had green light
BAXTER - A bicyclist who died here Tuesday night struck a pickup truck driven by a Bemidji man. Gregory Marsolek, 51, of Brainerd was riding east on Excelsior Road when...
Thu, Aug 02, 2012 - 12:04pm
Brainerd man faces felony tax charges
A Brainerd business owner faces 26 felony tax violations after the Crow Wing County Attorney's filed papers against him. Ronald William Beattie, Jr., 44, of Baxter, was charged with one...
Wed, Feb 15, 2012 - 12:30pm
Several Catholic churches to close, consolidate in the Diocese of Duluth
Some Catholic churches in the Diocese of Duluth could find out today that they are officially slated to close, with congregations melded into nearby churches. Consolidation is just one of...
Thu, Jan 19, 2012 - 8:18am