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St. Cloud woman faces up to 30 years for killing father with mallet
Oldest snow monkey in North America dies at Minn. Zoo
11 classes at Bemidji Area Schools exceed recommended size
Minn. woman who survived deadly '04 crash learns to walk again before completing Twin Cities Marathon
Natural mathletes: Area students compete at 45th annual Northern Minnesota Math Contest
Plenty to celebrate for Vikings running back Jerick McKinnon
Waiver rule, not talent, keeps bouncing Wild's Mike Reilly to minors
NFL owners, players meet without national anthem resolution
Here comes the Judge: Yankees back in ALCS after 8-1 rout of Astros
Bemidji Aerials compete at Razzle Dazzle Invite
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Arnold "Butch" Dahl
Isabel (Perkins) Knudson
Pearl Dorothy Ledin
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
Rise and shine
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Time for a little night fishing
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Otto praised for clean energy plan
October 13, 2017
Hoping to ease tribal homelessness, Leech Lake band takes back its land
LEECH LAKE RESERVATION -- Jim and Gail Hinkemeyer just retired and they had their future all worked out. They'd dodge Minnesota's cold winters...
October 13, 2017 - 4:46pm
October 12, 2017
Ruzy’s restaurant/bar coming to town: Resort family to expand dining in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- After four years of running the restaurant at their parents’ resort in Cass Lake, Nick, Ben and Bryan Ruzek are bringing their skills...
October 12, 2017 - 1:53pm
October 5, 2017
New pastor joins Trinity Lutheran Church in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE -- Trinity Lutheran Church of Cass Lake recently hired Amanda Kossow as a new minister. Kossow was born and raised in Michigan’s...
October 5, 2017 - 1:53pm
October 4, 2017
Three people hurt in Cass Lake crash
CASS LAKE -- Three people were hurt Tuesday after an all-terrain vehicle hit an SUV in Cass Lake. According to a news release from the Cass County...
October 4, 2017 - 10:40am
September 18, 2017
Federal grant approved for tribal veterans cemetery in northern Minnesota
CASS LAKE, Minn. -- A $3.3 million federal grant has been awarded to the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe to build a veterans cemetery in Cass Lake in northern Minnesota. The grant will fund the construction of a main entrance, a combined administration and maintenance facility, roads, an...
September 18, 2017 - 2:34pm
September 1, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Summer fishing patterns starting to decline
September is here, with one last big weekend of summer before the unofficial beginning of fall in the Bemidji area. A warm weekend would have...
September 1, 2017 - 3:03pm
August 23, 2017
Shakopee police receive tip on Jeremy Jourdain
SHAKOPEE, Minn. -- The Shakopee Police Department says it received a tip on the whereabouts of missing Cass Lake teen Jeremy Jourdain. On a post...
August 23, 2017 - 6:25pm
July 26, 2017
CL-B school board approves stripped-down referendum option
CASS LAKE -- Cass Lake-Bena voters will be asked to approve -- or not approve -- a stripped-down facilities plan in the fall.
July 26, 2017 - 9:30pm
Cass Lake man sentenced to probation in sex crime case
BEMIDJI—A Cass Lake man who arranged to meet and have sex with an undercover officer he thought was a child will not spend any more time...
July 26, 2017 - 3:42pm
July 16, 2017
Chippewa National Forest plans hikes this week
CASS LAKE -- Summer naturalist programs at Chippewa National Forest this week include hikes to the Joyce Estate near Marcell and the Lost Forty.On Monday, July 17, at 10 a.m., visitors can join naturalist Steve Gang for a hike to the historic Joyce Estate. Participants will meet at...
July 16, 2017 - 8:50am
July 13, 2017
Sanford Bemidji Healing Powwow set for Aug. 10
BEMIDJI -- Sanford Bemidji, Red Lake and Cass Lake Indian Health Service Hospitals and White Earth Health Center are hosting a Healing Powwow...
July 13, 2017 - 8:32pm
July 12, 2017
Air National Guard, Air Force Reserve set up free clinic at Cass Lake-Bena High School
CASS LAKE -- Cass Lake and Leech Lake area residents can receive some free medical care this week and next. The Air Force Reserve and Minnesota...
July 12, 2017 - 9:34pm
July 9, 2017
‘Azhegiiwe Bagwajaya’ii’ He/She Returns to Nature/Wilderness camp
CASS LAKE -- Sixteen youth from the region gathered for the Leech Lake Tribal College’s first-ever “Azhegiiwe Bagwajaya’ii” — Earth...
July 9, 2017 - 6:45am
July 8, 2017
Cass Lake salad luncheon and bake sale July 13
CASS LAKE — Immanuel Lutheran Church women will host their salad luncheon and bake sale from 11 a.m to 1 p.m. Thursday, July 13, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 349 Third St. NE in Cass Lake. Use the back door. The luncheon costs $6 and includes dessert and a beverage. All are wel...
July 8, 2017 - 7:26am
June 14, 2017
Stolen U.S. flag back home again in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE -- Nearly two weeks after being stolen, the stars and stripes at Fairbanks Mission Cemetery can fly again. According to John Fairbanks, whose land contains the 150-grave cemetery roughly five miles northwest of Cass Lake, the United States flag that flies above the cemetery...
June 14, 2017 - 5:24pm