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Minnesota drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer as nearby states have similar odds
Brady's new ride: Make-A-Wish donates ATV to Bemidji teen
Gavin DeGraw and Andy Grammer concert cancelled
2 dead after three-vehicle crash on Interstate 94
Crime report for Sept. 26
SOCCER: BSU falls in overtime
CROSS COUNTRY: Beavers place 34th at Roy Griak Invite
WOMEN'S GOLF: Beavers finish 11th at Mustang Invite
MEN'S GOLF: BSU takes sixth at St. Cloud Invite
BHS bowlers host home meet
Dorothy "Dot" Schocker
Henry Loren Larson
Alfred L. Pearsall
Joanie Brune Anywaush
Maurice W. Johnson
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Leave a legacy of words
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Sustainable health care: Returning to relationship-based practice
MASTER GARDENERS: Think about next year when it comes to garden debris
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Truth and Reconciliation: Water
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Let’s not sell our students short
Tigirlily to open for Justin Moore at Sanford Center
Monday Movie Report: Oscars Foreign Language Category adds first contenders
PATT RALL COLUMN: Fall is in the area, and in the theaters
BSO opens new season, 'Legends & Lore'
Justin Moore comes to Bemidji on Oct. 1
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
PAUL NELSON: Fall cooldown continues for peak fishing
Zebra mussels confirmed in 4 more Minnesota lakes
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Full moons and fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Chrysanthemums can fit with any garden
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
MILESTONES: Cuperus-Howe engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The Salvation Army leader’s legacy lives on
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A flaw in implementation of dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Here’s a list of what Republicans believe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Two thoughts about the school dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Skoe needs to look out for our interests
September 24, 2016
Community Health Workers to gather at NTC
BEMIDJI—Community Health Workers from across Minnesota will gather at Northwest Technical College for the inaugural Rural Community Health Worker Conference. The one-day conference will begin at 9 a.m. Oct. 21 on campus. The conference is meant for employers of Community Health...
September 24, 2016 - 5:15am
September 13, 2016
Cirrus loses production work to new Mexican plant
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A California-based company’s decision to build a new manufacturing facility in Mexico has shifted work away from the Cirrus Aircraft plant in Grand Forks. Icon Aircraft announced the construction of a new facility in Tijuana last week. There, it will produce...
September 13, 2016 - 11:50pm
Minn. Supreme Court hears arguments in ex-Cirrus CEO lawsuit
ST. PAUL -- A feud between an airplane manufacturing company and its founder continued Tuesday as lawyers for both sides argued over lawsuit...
September 13, 2016 - 11:02pm
August 30, 2016
Timber talks: Forestry business leaders meet with state DNR commissioner in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Forest industry representatives from across the northern Minnesota region gathered Tuesday at the Mayflower Building in Bemidji to discuss issues with the Department of Natural Resources. As part of the meeting, DNR Commissioner Tom Landwehr was on hand to answer questions...
August 30, 2016 - 9:08pm
August 27, 2016
‘Brew boys’ bring new flavor: Beer hobby turns into obsession, business pairing
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- Beer. It seems to have been around forever, capturing people’s interest since the beginning of time. Nick Murray and...
August 27, 2016 - 9:00pm
August 20, 2016
As small towns lose grocers, Palubicki’s seeks to build new store in Fosston
FOSSTON, Minn. -- As Leah Palubicki strode through the grocery store that bears her family’s name, she noted one of the aging building’s...
August 20, 2016 - 8:40am
August 18, 2016
CITY GOVERNMENT: Council revokes bar‘s liquor license
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council revoked a liquor license from a local business after a public hearing Monday. Belonging to Modern Operations LP, doing business as Toasty Beavers Sports Bar & Grill downtown, the on-sale liquor license was considered for revocation because of...
August 18, 2016 - 7:20pm
August 5, 2016
Parenteau's OOf-da Tacos at State Fair
ERSKINE—Greg and Donna Parenteau, of Erskine, will be part of the 2016 Minnesota State Fair with their business Parenteau's OOf-da Tacos Inc. The couple has owned and operated since 1996, but this will be their first time at the State Fair. The Minnesota State Fair will be held...
August 5, 2016 - 8:42pm
August 2, 2016
Bringing Tara to town: Fargo restaurateur plans to open Thai eatery in old Bemidji Brewing Co. location
BEMIDJI -- Thamrong “Keng” Dechawuth, owner of the Drunken Noodle and Wasabi restaurants in Fargo, is moving to Bemidji and bringing a new...
August 2, 2016 - 4:16pm
July 15, 2016
Excited for Sephora: More than 500 turn out for re-grand opening of JCPenney at PBM
BEMIDJI -- Britney Hall was waiting outside the Paul Bunyan Mall at 5 a.m. Friday. By 9:30 a.m., another 500 people joined her in line. Friday...
July 15, 2016 - 1:03pm
July 1, 2016
Chamber Ambassadors: LePier Shoreline & Outdoors
Bemidji Area Chamber Ambassadors recently congratulated LePier Shoreline & Outdoors on its relocation and expansion to 307 Convenience Lane SW...
July 1, 2016 - 11:15pm
On the sugar beet beat: Local 4-H students take ag project to state science competition
BEMIDJI -- Three Bemidji high schoolers have spent the past several months getting down and dirty working on a project to improve sugar beet...
July 1, 2016 - 8:30pm
June 29, 2016
Hibbing medical marijuana center opens Friday
HIBBING, Minn. — Right at the state-mandated deadline, medical marijuana will come to Hibbing. LeafLine Labs, one of Minnesota’s two legal growers and distributors of medical cannabis, will open its third and fourth dispensaries — in Hibbing and St. Paul — on Friday, the company...
June 29, 2016 - 6:56pm
Bemidji American Legion has new home--Lazy Jack's
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji American Legion sold its downtown building a year and a half ago and has been without a home ever since. Now a partnership with Lazy Jack's bar and grill is about to give the legion a new gathering place. Lazy Jack's is drawing up plans for an addition that...
June 29, 2016 - 5:55pm
June 17, 2016
Helping business take off: Bemidji Regional Airport serves as important gear in economic engine
BEMIDJI -- The driving distance between Bemidji and the Twin Cities, home of 17 Fortune 500 companies, is nearly four hours. Thanks to the Bemidji...
June 17, 2016 - 7:07pm