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Minn. business expands to raise saltwater shrimp you can eat
Minn. man charged with selling leased livestock
One year in, search continues for missing Duluth woman
Public meeting, photo contest set for master planning guide
READER PHOTO: Garbage grabber
AUTO RACING: Bemidji Speedway wraps up track championship season
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Blue Ox beat St. Martin in Class C state tourney opener
CROSS COUNTRY: BHS boys second, girls fifth at Shocky Strand Invitational
GIRLS TENNIS: Bemidji edges Pequot Lakes 4-3
BOYS SOCCER: Wet, wild home opener ends in 4-0 BHS win
Patricia Jane Blue
John Martin Bratrud
Madeline D. Boswell
Albert Franklin "Dix" Coffin
Cyndi Fenske: Goings on at the library in September
John Eggers: Find first day teacher success
MASTER GARDENERS: Slipping is not just for winter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The infinite nature of truth and reconciliation
John Eggers: Delight in the dog days of August
Patt Rall: Much music in Bemidj this week
ART BRIEFS - SUNDAY AUG. 28
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Punk’s Dead: SLC Punk 2’
Inspired and inspiring: Big Daddy Weave takes the stage tonight at Sanford Center
Art briefs: Sunday Aug. 21
FISH TALES: Jude Hicks on Lake Marquette
Blane Klemek: Observations on the American crow
FISH TALES: Gunner Ganske on Swenson Lake
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Caution needed to prevent spread of invasive species
DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
Lorraine Peck birthday
Edwina Batchelder birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Time to think about school food as new school year nears
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Many stepped forward to clean up cemetery
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why do women wear high-heel shoes?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reporters struggle to deal with Trump
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Survey is next step for Bemidji YMCA project
August 22, 2016
First day of classes at BSU
Fall classes at BSU and Northwest Technical College began Monday.
August 22, 2016 - 5:03pm
August 21, 2016
Building bridges: New BSU/NTC President Faith Hensrud making connections with community
BEMIDJI—Listening and learning has been the No. 1 priority for Faith Hensrud, the new president of BSU and NTC. Hensrud, previously the...
August 21, 2016 - 12:44am
August 19, 2016
Blackduck students named to BSU Dean's List
BlackduckVicky McElmury, associate of arts, liberal education KelliherAlisha Gehlert, bachelor of science, business administration Cassie Vollhaber, bachelor of science, business sdministration NorthomeBrooke Lindner, bachelor of arts, sports management Brooke Lindner, bachelor of...
August 19, 2016 - 11:18am
August 8, 2016
NTC to participate in project to eliminate traditional textbooks
BEMIDJI -- Northwest Technical College (NTC) will participate in a national program to eliminate traditional textbooks and replace them with...
August 8, 2016 - 6:00pm
July 27, 2016
Electric Avenue: Bemidji officials introduce charging station tech for electric car owners
BEMIDJI -- With more car owners opting to “plug it in” rather than “fill it up,” local groups are coming together to provide electric...
July 27, 2016 - 11:25am
July 13, 2016
BSU starts new student wellness initiative: Recreation facility renamed to Gillett Wellness Center
BEMIDJI -- BSU has started a new student wellness initiative called The Best You @ BSU. The initiative aims to align a student’s college experience...
July 13, 2016 - 7:13pm
July 6, 2016
BSU grad appointed to top U.S. military position
WASHINGTON—A nomination to appoint Marine Lt. Gen. Thomas Waldhauser, a BSU graduate, head of the U.S. Africa Command was approved last week by the U.S. Senate. According to Stars and Stripes, Waldhauser, who serves as director of joint force development with the Joint Chiefs...
July 6, 2016 - 5:52pm
June 20, 2016
Anderson appointed interim provost and vice president for academic and student affairs
BEMIDJI -- Michael Anderson has been appointed interim provost and vice president for academic and student affairs at BSU and Northwest Technical College. Anderson has been vice president for academic affairs since 2012 at Wayne State College in Nebraska. He fills in as BSU and NTC...
June 20, 2016 - 7:38pm
June 14, 2016
VIDEO: Sanford AirMed helicopter visits BSU
The Sanford AirMed helicopter landed Tuesday afternoon in the Bangsberg Hall parking lot on the BSU campus. Students attending BSU’s scrubs...
June 14, 2016 - 1:48pm
June 9, 2016
LEGISLATURE: The waiting game: Saxhaug tours Hagg-Sauer at BSU with school officials hopeful for a special session to replace building (W/ VIDEO)
BEMIDJI -- With a special session for the Minnesota Legislature up in the air, District 5 Sen. Tom Saxhaug visited BSU on Thursday to reiterate...
June 9, 2016 - 7:51pm
May 4, 2016
College graduation season arrives
BEMIDJI -- Here’s a list of graduation ceremonies for local colleges and universities planned for the next few weeks: BSU will graduate more than 1,000 students Friday at 2 p.m. at the Sanford Center.Northwest Technical College will graduate nearly 350 students Friday at 7 p.m....
May 4, 2016 - 6:03pm
April 28, 2016
Native Music Showcase at BSU features local artists
Sonny Johnson performs an original song Thursday in the lower Hobson Memorial Union at BSU at the first-ever Native American Music Showcase....
April 28, 2016 - 10:25pm
Talkin’ TAD at Bemidji State
TAD Talks are modeled after the famous TED Talks series, is a multi-disciplinary event featuring live presentations offering insight into issues...
April 28, 2016 - 8:49pm
April 4, 2016
BSU searching for Bollinger replacement
BEMIDJI -- BSU has started a national search to replace top development official Rob Bollinger, who is retiring June 30 as the university completes...
April 4, 2016 - 7:29pm
March 24, 2016
Public Service: ‘We can do better’ Local female leaders make the case for more women in influential positions
BEMIDJI -- A panel featuring local women in leadership roles Thursday at BSU became a call for inspiration and action in the political sphere....
March 24, 2016 - 9:47pm