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Klobuchar highlights Bemidji's Cabin Coffee House at Washington event
Reward doubled for info in Minnesota hunter’s death
Mills drops request for recount in 8th District race
Charges: MN man fires at least 38 shots at girlfriend after children flee to safety
BCLB Bears wrestling hoping for 'great season'
BHS girls hockey falls to Brainerd/LF
PREP BASKETBALL: Red Lake girls rout Blackduck 91-19
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Bemidji holds off Crosby-Ironton in home opener
BOYS BASKETBALL: Jacks look to capitalize off strong finish to last season
MEN'S HOCKEY: WCHA’s top teams prepare for weekend series as BSU faces Michigan Tech
David Anthony Fineday, Sr.
Joann Theresa Bordwell
Nancy Sue Blumhagen
Carol A. White
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make me laugh: The benefits of laughter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Standing alongside Standing Rock
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Holiday movie madness
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Escape the freeze with films
Laporte School Drama Club presents "Midsummer Jersey"
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
DNR announces area furbearer registration stations
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Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Protesters part of problem, not solution
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Christmastime in the First City!
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What is doing the right thing?
December 29, 2015
SWIMMING AND DIVING: Bemidji takes fourth in Brainerd Invitational
BRAINERD — The Bemidji High School boys swimming and diving team placed fourth at a five-team meet Tuesday in Brainerd. Hosts Brainerd won...
December 29, 2015 - 10:42pm
December 26, 2015
Brainerd man brandishes gun in alleged road rage incident
BRAINERD -- A 29-year-old Brainerd man faces charges of assault with a dangerous weapon and stalking stemming from an argument Wednesday at a northeast Brainerd intersection. Joshua David Leibold Fields, 29, Brainerd, appeared in Crow Wing County District Court Thursday after allegedly...
December 26, 2015 - 3:15pm
December 21, 2015
VIDEO: Spinning ice circle phenomenon provides a draw near Brainerd
BRAINERD, Minn. -- Dark, cold water flowing from the Nokasippi River into Upper South Long Lake created an unexpected form this weekend--a rotating...
December 21, 2015 - 9:58pm
December 19, 2015
BOYS HOCKEY: Late goals again help Bemidji in 6-4 win over Brainerd
BEMIDJI — In a battle of the undefeated, the Bemidji High School hockey team’s three third-period goals gave the Lumberjacks a come-from-behind...
December 19, 2015 - 10:17pm
December 18, 2015
Expanding the Expressway: 2016 road project set to expand Highway 371 to four lanes from Nisswa to Jenkins; officials hope for future expansion
BEMIDJI -- The Minnesota Department of Transportation is preparing for a 2016 project that will expand a portion of Minnesota Highway 371 to...
December 18, 2015 - 10:15am
December 10, 2015
MEN'S HOCKEY: Area high school rivalries, friendships always make BSU's games against Bowling Green special
BEMIDJI—Dillon Eichstadt won't be talking too much trash with Chris Pohlkamp this weekend. After all, the two have been playing with...
December 10, 2015 - 11:36pm
December 8, 2015
GYMNASTICS: Brainerd edges Bemidji in dual meet
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji High School gymnastics team lost a close dual meet against Brainerd Tuesday night. The Warriors edged the Lumberjacks...
December 8, 2015 - 11:36pm
November 28, 2015
Authorities seize marijuana, guns in Brainerd and Baxter
BRAINERD -- Authorities seized 37 pounds of marijuana, more than $25,000 in cash, 12 guns and a Lexus vehicle in connection with north Brainerd...
November 28, 2015 - 4:25pm
November 12, 2015
Rock band Styx to headline Lakes Jam 2016
BRAINERD, Minn. – Classic rock band Styx will headline the Brainerd music festival Lakes Jam on June 25. Styx joined the music scene in 1972 with their self-titled debut album. Subsequent albums spawned hits including “Come Sail Away,” “Mr. Roboto,” and “Blue Collar Man...
November 12, 2015 - 11:35am
Suspect hits two Brainerd squad cars in chase
BRAINERD, Minn. -- A police chase that started in west Brainerd and ended in southeast Brainerd has left two Brainerd police squad vehicles damaged and the suspect in the hospital. Lt. Brad Bordwell of the Minnesota State Patrol said the police pursuit started when police were...
November 12, 2015 - 11:26am
November 2, 2015
Child fabricated story on finding needle in Halloween candy in Brainerd
BRAINERD -- The report received by the Brainerd Police Department on Sunday of a needle found in Halloween candy has been determined to be false. The...
November 2, 2015 - 7:32pm
October 8, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL: Defense steps up as Bemidji beats Brainerd 23-7
BEMIDJI — It took eight weeks, but the Bemidji High School defense came up big Thursday as the Lumberjacks beat rival Brainerd 23-7. Despite...
October 8, 2015 - 11:58pm
Mills Fleet Farm announces it is courting suitors for sale
BRAINERD, Minn. -- Mills Fleet Farm may have a new ownership later this year or early in 2016. Wednesday, Mills Fleet Farm confirmed it is...
October 8, 2015 - 10:45am
October 7, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL: Lumberjacks welcome rivals Brainerd to end regular season
BEMIDJI — At 7 p.m. tonight the rivalry will be renewed as Bemidji High School football welcomes Brainerd into Chet Anderson Stadium. Over...
October 7, 2015 - 10:30pm
September 29, 2015
VOLLEYBALL: After slow start, Bemidji beats Brainerd in four sets
BEMIDJI — It took the Bemidji High School volleyball team a while to get going Tuesday against Brainerd, but the Lumberjacks woke up in time...
September 29, 2015 - 11:06pm