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Minnesota budget talks go on behind closed doors, as legislators plan to work past midnight deadline to get work done
Trump asked intelligence chiefs to push back against FBI collusion probe after Comey revealed its existence
Minnesota man may have fallen off bluff into Mississippi after police chase
Trump's budget proposal slashes spending by $3.6 trillion over 10 years
Bemidji liquor stores to remain closed Sundays
TENNIS: Lumberjacks fall in 8AA North tourney
GIRLS GOLF: Lumberjacks take second in triangular
SHOOTING: BHS stays in third place
SOFTBALL: BHS hits the road for playoff opener
Kepler, Sano lead Twins' comeback win over Orioles
Casey Adam Matthews
Robert Wade Iceman
Miriam Emma Droege
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make the last day of school a good day
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Bemidji is ‘Home Sweet Home’ for the birds
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Critical Race Theories: What are they all about?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Who is JFK?
PRIME TIME: Butterflies and beauties at the SAC
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
PATT RALL COLUMN: Spring flowers abound around the arts
BACM announces Summer Recital Series schedule
June First Friday at Gallery North
Summer concert series announced
FISH TALES: Gene Erickson on Cass Lake
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Squirrels are common but still fascinating creatures
FISHING: Gary Newell tournament Saturday
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Best walleye fishing still ahead of us
FISHING: Lake Bemidji lands college fishing national championship
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
Hauser: When Jesus told his disciples they were to be salt, light
Pinke Post: The purpose of trophies in the box
Minding our Elders: Family caregiver needs recognition from siblings
Growing Together: Separating hardy from non-hardy when shopping trees and shrubs
July 2, 2012
Massive thunderstorm rips through Bemidji
A fast-moving thunderstorm tore through Bemidji shortly before 7 p.m. Monday, leaving a wide swath of debris, downed trees and much of the city...
July 2, 2012 - 11:15pm
June 6, 2012
Two Bemidji men arrested on suspicion of cross burning incident last month
BEMIDJI - Two Bemidji men were arrested Wednesday in connection to a burning cross reported in a yard north of the city last month. Derek Daniel Barnes, 20, and Ryan Fairbanks Andree, 19, were arrested on suspicion of terroristic threats and use of explosive/incendiary devices, according...
June 6, 2012 - 10:04pm
February 26, 2012
Bemidji schools to start two hours late on Monday
Classes will start two hours late for Bemidji students on Monday, Feb. 27 after the area received up to 7 inches of snow on Sunday. This applies to Bemidji public and parochial schools and to TrekNorth Junior and Senior High School and Schoolcraft Learning Community.
February 26, 2012 - 11:19pm
February 21, 2012
Sanford board revises offer to Jaycees for show, Stittsworth undecided about participating
The advisory board for the city-owned Sanford Center agreed to revise its policy for the upcoming Bemidji Jaycees' Home, Sports and Travel Show, leaving it up to a local vendor to determine whether to participate. The board unanimously approved a revision to allow food vendors into...
February 21, 2012 - 11:50am
January 24, 2012
UPDATED: Welfare check at rural Bemidji, Minn., home leads to discovery of 50-55 dogs
BEMIDJI - A welfare check on two women at a rural Bemidji residence Monday afternoon led to the discovery of 50 to 55 dogs and some cats living inside two mobile homes. The welfare check, in the 4500 block of Grant Valley Road Northwest west of Bemidji, has prompted an investigation...
January 24, 2012 - 2:21pm
December 8, 2011
DONE DEAL: Country Inn and Suites, restaurant to build on Bemidji's south shore
Construction planned to start early in 2012
December 8, 2011 - 2:44pm
November 18, 2011
On to the Prep Bowl: Lumberjacks overpower No. 1-ranked Mankato West 45-26 in state semifinals
Bemidji rolled past No. 1-ranked Mankato West 45-26 Friday afternoon in the semifinals of the Minnesota Class 4A high school football playoffs...
November 18, 2011 - 4:00pm
November 11, 2011
Deputy: Man confesses to shooting dogs
A man suspected of killing two dogs in the Cass Lake area has been identified and could be charged next week, a Hubbard County sheriff's deputy...
November 11, 2011 - 5:24pm
November 8, 2011
UPDATED: Voters reject new Bemidji elementary school; Anderson selected as county commissioner
UPDATED 10:28 p.m.
November 8, 2011 - 10:28pm
September 28, 2011
Unofficial results: Finn wins secretary/treasurer position in special Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe election
After a contentious summer, the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe voted in a special election Tuesday, Sept. 27, 1,421 to 1,364 in favor of Donald "Mick" Finn as the new secretary/treasurer over his opponent, Donald "Donnie" Headbird. The unofficial percentage is 51 percent for Finn and...
September 28, 2011 - 9:56am
August 19, 2011
Thunderstorm, strong winds wreak havoc overnight in Bemidji
An early morning severe thunderstorm with strong damaging winds has struck Bemidji and some nearby areas to the east, knocking down numerous...
August 19, 2011 - 9:01am
June 26, 2011
Woman found dead from gunshot wound in Cass Lake
A 22-year-old woman was found dead in the Cass Lake area early Sunday morning, apparently as the result of a gunshot wound. After receiving a report of a 3:16 a.m. shot fired, Cass County authorities responded to the crime scene. A 27-year-old Cass Lake man subsequently was taken...
June 26, 2011 - 9:15pm
May 9, 2011
Boy dies after leading law enforcement on high-speed chase north of Bemidji
A 16-year-old boy died Saturday morning after leading area police officers on a high-speed chase north of Bemidji. The boy has not yet been identified, pending notification of family members. According to a press release from the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office: Deputies stopped...
May 9, 2011 - 11:19am
UPDATED: Eckles Township man dies in logging accident near Bemidji
A 37-year-old Eckles Township man died Wednesday morning in a logging accident west of Bemidji. According to a press release from the Beltrami...
March 9, 2011 - 11:22am
February 25, 2011
North Country Health Services and Sanford merger to become effective Tuesday
The merger between North Country Health Services and Sanford Health will be effective next week. Sanford and NCHS announced Friday that the final approval and contract-signing has occurred, which will bring the two organizations together effective March 1. Sanford Health already...
February 25, 2011 - 11:47am