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Judge in Michigan blocks deportation of 100 Iraqis
Yellowstone grizzly bears to lose Endangered Species protection
Man charged in Michigan airport stabbing tried to buy a gun before attack
For and against: 200 attend public meeting on Line 3 oil pipeline project
U.S. Tax Court judge, husband from Minnesota sent to prison for claiming 9 vacations as ‘business expenses’
Bemidji dancers score high at nationals
Oak Hills adds cross country signee
BASEBALL: Bemidji Jr. Legion team off to 7-4 start in new league
Dreary day turns ugly for Twins in loss to White Sox
Sixers take guard Fultz with top pick of NBA Draft
Mabel B. Dahl
Roberta Jean Wind
Charles R. Mann
Thomas U. Feeken
Priscilla Jane Miller
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A legacy of Native American boxing
PATT RALL COLUMN: Life in the fast lane in Bemidji
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Staying cool in the good ol' days
PRIME TIME: Summer is hopping in and around the SAC
PRIME TIME: Blessed by a power outage
'Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery' opens Wednesday
Church Musicians recital by Beth Hendricks, Philip Hermann
Great American Story contest deadline approaches
A busy summer ahead for the BHS marching band
Robert "One-Man" Johnson to perform at Farm by the Lake
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Try prevention instead of treatment
FISH TALES: Jim Fleck on Upper Red Lake
Woods in the works: Newest state forest undergoing development in Cass County
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Scarlet tanager could have been our state bird
FISH TALES: Ally Rux on Upper Red Lake
Janice and Edward Beil
Ron and Carol Carpenter celebrate 50 years!
PRIME TIME: The lure of loud mufflers
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Enbridge's Line 3 plan is not the only option
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Veterans home project is a non-partisan issue
World of Wine: An introduction to the world of sherry wine
Keillor: Dreadful things are afoot
June 6, 2017
Take a marvel at ‘The Marvelous Wonderettes’: Paul Bunyan Playhouse opens 66th season
BEMIDJI -- The Los Angeles Times describes “The Marvelous Wonderettes” as “deliciously enjoyable!” The New York Times said it is “an...
June 6, 2017 - 8:07pm
March 17, 2017
TEDx comes to Bemidji: Local speakers, live music event at Chief Theater on April 14
BEMIDJI—Organizers said Friday that the inaugural TEDxBemidji has been scheduled for 2 to 5 p.m. Friday, April 14, at the Historic Chief Theater in downtown Bemidji. The independently organized event, licensed by TED, will feature local speakers and live music relating to the...
March 17, 2017 - 8:39pm
February 26, 2017
A 'Great' show for Jim: Great Northern Radio Show to honor Jim Miller during live Bemidji broadcast
If you go... What: Great Northern Radio Show When: Saturday, March 4. Live broadcast will air from 5 to 7 p.m. on Northern Community Radio. Studio...
February 26, 2017 - 8:00am
February 1, 2017
Message of mercy: Bemidji Community Theater to stage drama ‘The Elephant Man’
BEMIDJI -- Director Julie Kaiser is hoping to deliver a timeless message of benevolence with Bemidji Community Theater’s presentation of “The...
February 1, 2017 - 5:43pm
December 11, 2016
Show time: Paul Bunyan Playhouse holds movie nights at Chief Theater
If you go... What: Holiday movie night featuring "The Muppet Christmas Carol" and "White Christmas" When: "The Muppet Christmas Carol" at 1 p.m....
December 11, 2016 - 8:02am
November 4, 2016
Pop in to see 'Poppins': Bemidji Community Theater to stage ‘Mary Poppins: The Broadway Musical’
If you go... What: Bemidji Community Theater's "Mary Poppins: The Broadway Musical" When: 7 p.m. Nov. 11, 12, 18, 19 and 2 p.m. Nov. 13 and...
November 4, 2016 - 2:23pm
August 2, 2016
PAUL BUNYAN PLAYHOUSE: Working ‘9 to 5’ in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- The Paul Bunyan Playhouse’s highly anticipated musical finale for their 2016 summer season, “9 to 5,” opens at 7:30 Wednesday...
August 2, 2016 - 8:47pm
July 19, 2016
Don’t leave home without Iowa: ‘Leaving Iowa’ debuts Wednesday for Paul Bunyan Playhouse
BEMIDJI -- Remember the days of family outings in a so-called simpler time when parents lived within their budgets and children pleaded for trips...
July 19, 2016 - 7:07pm
July 5, 2016
“Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” debuts at Paul Bunyan Playhouse
BEMIDJI—Sibling relationships can be tricky to navigate; given the likely and numerous minefields that are an automatic part of the landscape...
July 5, 2016 - 8:17pm
August 30, 2015
The Wild West comes to Bemidji: Author Mark Thorson and director Greg Gasman team up for show
You slip into the empty chair making up the foursome on the edge of the stage of the Hard Tack Saloon in Big Horn, Wyo. The year is 1986. The...
August 30, 2015 - 12:08am
PAUL BUNYAN PLAYHOUSE: Mobsters, molls, money and mayhem. ‘Prints’ a classic tale of 1930’s Minnesota
BEMIDJI -- The Paul Bunyan Playhouse presents “Prints,” opening at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the historic Chief Theater in downtown Bemidji....
June 30, 2015 - 7:14pm
June 16, 2015
Over the moon. . . for underpants? ‘The Underpants’ debuts Wednesday at Chief Theater
BEMIDJI -- “The Underpants,” a delightful adaptation by Steve Martin of the German farce “Die Hose,” opens at 7:30 Wednesday at the Chief...
June 16, 2015 - 6:17pm
February 28, 2015
Ojibwe film hits silver screen: 'The Jingle Dress' to be shown at Chief Theater
BEMIDJI -- When many people think of foreign films, their minds wander to villages and cultures unexplored overseas. William Eigen thought...
February 28, 2015 - 6:29pm
August 5, 2014
It's a hard knock life for Annie; Classic play rounds out Paul Bunyan Playhouse season
BEMIDJI -- "Leapin' lizards! It's Annie!" Not to be missed, and billed the world over as one of the most uplifting plays ever onstage, "Annie"...
August 5, 2014 - 6:56pm
June 4, 2014
PAUL BUNYAN PLAYHOUSE SEASON OPENER: Nothing quiet about 'Noises Off'
If you go What: "Noises Off," opening of Paul Bunyan Playhouse's 64th summer season. Where: Historic Chief Theater, downtown Bemidji. When:...
June 4, 2014 - 4:01pm