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Witnesses and residents recount Superior refinery explosion
Refinery blast injures at least 11; fire still burning as evacuation continues
Combating fake news: Panel of Fargo media experts discuss the landscape of today's media
Senate debates voluminous budget bill that includes little spending
Audit finds Minnesota preschool programs ‘complex and fragmented’
Browns get QB, Giants select RB Barkley to open NFL draft
TRACK AND FIELD: Baklund breaks BSU hammer throw record
Famestad, Krause named BSU Athletes of the Year
BASEBALL: Jacks dominate home opener with 15-0 win over Hibbing
SOFTBALL: Wind causes woes in 11-9 Bemidji loss
Jennifer Lynn Lovering
Virginia L. Pollard
The trout don't know how lucky they are
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
MASTER GARDENERS: Plant winter squash. . . for next winter!
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Pine to Prairie Fiber Arts Trail comes to area this weekend
BSO presents concert series finale Sunday
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
The trout don't know how lucky they are
Deer on the table: DNR holds Bemidji meeting on deer management
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Common sense actions can help keep the public safe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Commentary goes beyond theater of the absurd
Time to respond to reader feedback
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
November 25, 2017
Cancer Concerns and Connections plans meeting
BEMIDJI -- Cancer Concerns and Connections will host its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 12, at the Sunnarborg home, 5818 Birchmont Drive. December’s discussion is called “The Importance of Quality Sleep.” Laurie Straw, certified nurse practitioner, from the Sanford...
November 25, 2017 - 6:51am
November 22, 2017
Osakis teacher spreads word about lung cancer
OSAKIS, Minn. — For the past four years, lung cancer survivor Shelly Engfer-Triebenbach has been sharing her message — if you have...
November 22, 2017 - 8:30am
October 20, 2017
Tackling cancer in Blackduck
The Blackduck High School football team met at midfield with cancer survivors and fighters prior to the Drakes' 35-0 win over Red Lake on Wednesday....
October 20, 2017 - 6:52pm
October 4, 2017
Doctors thought a woman had cancer - but it was just a reaction to an old tattoo
Her symptoms pointed to cancer. She had sought medical attention for small lumps under her arms, but doctors in Australia discovered it was worse...
October 4, 2017 - 12:39pm
September 11, 2017
Pale is the new tan, dermatologist tells patients
Bradenton, Fla. — There's a framed picture in Dr. Terrence Hopkins' waiting room at his Manatee Dermatology practice that shows a little girl...
September 11, 2017 - 1:47pm
August 31, 2017
Klobuchar stops in Alexandria on tour to track firefighter cancer rates
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Jamie Schaffran, 41, of Brandon, Minn., died two years ago after a difficult six-month battle with lung cancer. He...
August 31, 2017 - 3:22pm
August 30, 2017
FDA approves breakthrough treatment for dire cancers
U.S. regulators approved a revolutionary new treatment from Novartis that modifies the body's own immune-system cells and reinjects them to treat,...
August 30, 2017 - 1:41pm
July 20, 2017
Ex-smokers now outnumber smokers, but cessation efforts still face uphill battle
CHICAGO — "Her death was senseless. If I could have videotaped her last moments, traveled back in time and showed her how horrible her...
July 20, 2017 - 1:12pm
July 19, 2017
A legacy of caring: Community celebration marks construction start of Sanford Joe Lueken Cancer Center
BEMIDJI -- Sanford Health of Northern Minnesota employees, as well as hundreds of community members, joined three Lueken family members Wednesday...
July 19, 2017 - 8:10pm
July 4, 2017
Strong support: Beltrami County Relay for Life on Saturday at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—The annual Beltrami County Relay for Life is scheduled for Saturday, July 8, at the Sanford Center in Bemidji. The event will run...
July 4, 2017 - 3:38pm
June 21, 2017
U2's The Edge talks up food as an anti-cancer weapon
The lead guitarist of U2, the popular rock band playing in the Washington area this week, has more on his mind than music. In 2006, The Edge's...
June 21, 2017 - 5:00am
June 9, 2017
Despite a rare cancer diagnosis and $12,000-a-month medication, this couple is staying positive
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - When the oncologist entered the room on October 7, 2015, she posed one question to Seth Lardy. "She goes, 'How are you still...
June 9, 2017 - 1:04pm
June 8, 2017
A hidden danger for firefighters: Cancer
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—Firefighters face something just as dangerous as flames and smoke. Cancer. The International Association of Firefighters...
June 8, 2017 - 4:21pm
June 5, 2017
She nearly died after surgery, but this Minn. 22-year-old continues to battle a rare form of cancer
FARGO—A young Breckenridge woman, who is in the prime of her life, now finds herself fighting for it. Twenty-two-year-old Victoria Grenier...
June 5, 2017 - 7:45am
May 30, 2017
Eating to fight cancer gives survivors some control, doctor says
FARGO—Barb Swegarden felt a pop in her back while exercising at a fitness club. She suspected a pulled muscle. Then pleurisy was implicated...
May 30, 2017 - 10:28am