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Arts and Entertainment briefs for Sept. 24
Father, daughter duplicate part of Tour de France race
Dobias joins staff of Baker Park Housing
Threat of Grand Forks air base closing off the table for now
From Texas to Minnesota, canines rescued with love
Vikings QB grounded by faith, family and football
Former Davies, NDSU athlete Scheel wins men's Wild Hog Marathon in Grand Forks
Woodbury native Brennan Menell making the most of his NHL audition for Wild
Ramirez helps Loons storm past reeling FC Dallas
Wild owner Craig Leipold says it's Stanley Cup or bust this season
David W. O'Brien
James E. Daman
Raymond Jon Kraskey
Richard "Dick" Greenwood
PATT RALL COLUMN: Louie did not go gentle into that good night: Remembering Louis Marchand
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Schools need all of our help for 100 percent grad rate
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
EVAN HAZARD: Threescore and Ten: Tuna and "dirty rice?"
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
PATT RALL COLUMN: Timely notice can help with attendance
Around the Arts, September 17
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Making a correct call on the Becida Barred Owl
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Extended fall weather on the water
American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: When is a police shooting justified?
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
Kelly Minter to speak on how suffering can be God 'doing a deeper work'
September 10, 2017
Minnesota's newest state park opens Tuesday
SOUDAN, Minn. — Minnesota's first new state park in a quarter-century will open in earnest Tuesday, a decade in the making but apparently...
September 10, 2017 - 6:00am
July 16, 2017
‘I Can Camp!’ program at Lake Bemidji State Park
BEMIDJI -- Learn to camp or refresh rusty outdoor skills during an overnight “I Can Camp!” program at Lake Bemidji State Park from 10 a.m. Friday, July 21, 10 a.m. Sunday, July 23. The two-night program ($85), led by experienced instructors from Conservation Corps Minnesota, will...
July 16, 2017 - 9:48am
June 29, 2017
Northwest Minnesota parks still have campsites for weekend, holiday
Three northwest Minnesota state parks as of midweek still had openings for campers looking to get away for the Fourth of July holiday weekend,...
June 29, 2017 - 3:43pm
May 21, 2017
Every hunting camp has a practical joker
"Are you nuts?" my wise and loving wife asked with a moan of exasperation. "You're going on another hunting trip with Tim, the practical joker?"...
May 21, 2017 - 7:15am
April 8, 2017
Al Lindner, DNR make the case for fee increases
ST. PAUL — An impending budget crunch at the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources could threaten state government support for outdoor...
April 8, 2017 - 3:36pm
February 26, 2017
Dokken: Learning in the wild
LAKE BRONSON, Minn.—With daytime temperatures near 45 degrees, it wasn't exactly a polar expedition, but nine students from Heritage Christian...
February 26, 2017 - 2:19pm
December 13, 2016
Going wild on the Pacific Crest Trail: Brainerd man hiked 2,650 miles from Canada to Mexico
BRAINERD, Minn. — Mike Wheeler of Brainerd got back into hiking in a very big way recently. The 66-year-old retiree hiked the entirety of the...
December 13, 2016 - 3:54pm
September 28, 2016
Itasca State Park hosts enjoy being campground 'ambassadors'
Ross and Lynne Thompson of Stonewall, Manitoba have been volunteering as campground hosts in Itasca State Park for the last four years. The Thompsons...
September 28, 2016 - 10:59am
Bemidji KOA opening Friday
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji KOA Campground, located at 510 Brightstar Road NW, will be open for the 2015 camping season Friday. Cabin check in time is 2 p.m., all other check-in times are 1 p.m. Early check-in may be possible with a fee and site availability, but not guaranteed. Check...
April 28, 2015 - 6:55pm
April 17, 2015
Camping this summer? Check out these 13 Minnesota campgrounds
If you’re looking to spend some time roasting marshmallows in the woods this year, consider these great tent-camping spots in Minnesota picked...
April 17, 2015 - 12:57pm
May 6, 2014
Local KOA campground opens
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji KOA Campground, located at 510 Brightstar Road NW, is now open for the 2014 summer camping season. The Bemidji KOA is one of 485 open-to-the-public KOA campgrounds in the Kampgrounds of America system in the U.S.
May 6, 2014 - 5:05pm
September 5, 2013
Attendance at Lake Bemidji State Park follows statewide downward trend
BEMIDJI — Minnesota's state parks saw an overall decline in visitors this year, thanks to chilly, rainy weather that kept many people away at the start of the season. Visitation at Lake Bemidji State Park was down 5 percent this summer compared to 2012, according to park manager...
September 5, 2013 - 2:23pm
August 24, 2012
Voyageurs considers campsite reservation system
INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Officials at Voyageurs National Park are holding public discussions on whether to launch a campsite reservation system and start charging fees for overnight stays.
August 24, 2012 - 12:04pm
August 16, 2012
New sign marks entrance to Lake Bemidji State Park
Lake Bemidji State Park installed a new sign at the front entrance making it more visible from Beltrami County Road 20. Above, Russell Fisher,...
August 16, 2012 - 9:10pm
January 13, 2012
Officials open more camping areas near Pagami Creek fire
More of the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness has been reopened to winter campers near where the Pagami Creek fire burned last fall. Earlier this week Superior National Forest officials said they are allowing access to several lakes and areas adjacent to and outside the burned...
January 13, 2012 - 12:00am