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Man shot by police outside Minn. apartment building ID’d
Firefighters’ driver jailed in I-35W crash that killed 2
Farm Bureau to hold Beltrami County candidate forum next month
Minn. drowning victim ‘a talented mechanic with a huge heart’
BMS annual giving opportunity
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
ART BRIEFS - SUNDAY AUG. 28
Patt Rall: Much music in Bemidj this week
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 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
May 26, 2016
Celebrating the business spirit: Annual award ceremony honors entrepreneurs and their businesses
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce shined a spotlight on small businesses Thursday during its 12th annual Awards of Excellence luncheon....
May 26, 2016 - 6:12pm
May 13, 2016
BUSINESS: Bemidji Brewing Co. earns prize with German Blonde Ale: Award is the second accolade for brewery in span of a year
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Brewing Co. received some worldwide recognition this past week thanks to its German Blonde Ale. During the World Beer Cup...
May 13, 2016 - 1:16pm
April 28, 2016
BSU recognizes employees at annual gathering
BEMIDJI -- A total of 62 BSU employees with a combined total of 880 years of service to the university were recognized Thursday for reaching...
April 28, 2016 - 8:12pm
Helipad improvements planned at Sanford in Bagley
BAGLEY -- The Minnesota Department of Health recently awarded Sanford Medical Center Bagley and Clearwater County a $125,000 grant to fund helipad improvements, which will allow the hospital to more quickly transport critical patients to tertiary hospitals, according to a release...
April 28, 2016 - 8:09pm