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Finnish police say two dead, six hospitalized after stabbings
9-year-old boy dies after UTV rollover accident in Douglas County, Minn.
Homes evacuated near Paynesville after semi hauling hazardous materials catches fire
Tillerson says one American dead in Spain attack
Barcelona reels under coordinated attacks that claim more than a dozen lives
Schatz excited for three-night Outlaws run in North Dakota
VOLLEYBALL: BSU boasts nine newcomers entering 2017 season
Twins split doubleheader with Indians
Twins OF Grossman fractures thumb
Vikings' rebuilt offensive line off to a familiar start
Michael Aaron Johnson
Anna "Ann" Prince
Ricky Michael Aust
Richard Arnold Peterson
Gimiwan (Rain) Johnson-Headbird
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Stupid human happenings always seem to happen
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Just how much is $1 billion?
Library Corner column: Library offers up something for all ages
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Mississippi Music moves indoors on Wednesday
Around the Arts, August 13
PATT RALL COLUMN: What a wide variety of activities
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
Letter to the Editor: Racism isn't somewhere else or in the past
Letter to the Editor: This was evil in the purest form
3 easy ways to view the eclipse while protecting your eyes
Comparing wine aficionados Thomas Jefferson and Winston Churchill
Local produce star of this potato salad
August 8, 2017
Council reverses rental property decision for disabled veteran in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—After the firestorm of controversy that erupted following the Detroit Lakes City Council's July 11 decision to revoke...
August 8, 2017 - 10:29pm
May 2, 2017
St. Paul council member may have crossed legal line, experts say
ST. PAUL — If St. Paul City Council member Dai Thao signaled during a private meeting last winter that his vote could be swayed by a campaign...
May 2, 2017 - 7:57pm
April 22, 2017
Small Minnesota town may remove mayor 3 months into his term after controversy, legal troubles surface
KERKHOVEN, Minn. — City Council members in Kerkhoven will decide Monday whether to accept the resignation of controversial Mayor James...
April 22, 2017 - 7:10am
April 21, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Special tax not the way to help fund Sanford Center
I am very disappointed in the current management of the Sanford Center and our City Council's response to their inefficiency.
April 21, 2017 - 7:00am
April 17, 2017
GOVERNMENT: City approves alley projects
BEMIDJI -- With road construction season right around the corner, the Bemidji City Council approved two public works requests Monday. The first...
April 17, 2017 - 8:02pm
April 12, 2017
Candidate forum set for Ward 4 race
BEMIDJI—The Citizens for an Informed Electorate is sponsoring a Ward 4 candidate forum at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 19, at Bemidji City...
April 12, 2017 - 1:50pm
March 13, 2017
Council awards bid for Third Street gateway
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council awarded a bid for construction services on a downtown gateway arch project Monday. In a 4-2 vote, the council...
March 13, 2017 - 8:46pm
March 10, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Create public policy that encourages jobs, growth in community
Dear Ward 4 voters, I am writing this letter to introduce myself to those of you that I have not had the opportunity to meet and to ask for your vote on Tuesday, March 14. I believe that Bemidji is at a very exciting time in our history. We have a unique and diverse group of people...
March 10, 2017 - 10:16am
March 5, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mayor and City Council members raise their salaries, mid-term
From a proposal of Ward 2 Bemidji City Council member Roger Hellquist, the mayor and council approved giving themselves a salary increase of...
March 5, 2017 - 9:25am
January 25, 2017
Eight candidates now running for Bemidji Ward 4
BEMIDJI—Three more candidates have filed to run in the special election for the vacant City Council Ward 4 seat, bringing the total number running to eight. The three latest candidates are David Lalone, Justin Beaulieu and David Kostamo. The other candidates who filed earlier...
January 25, 2017 - 2:26pm
January 23, 2017
Both sides speak up in Duluth pipeline dispute
DULUTH — Local businesses and organizations related to the pipeline industry spoke out Monday against a Duluth City Council resolution...
January 23, 2017 - 9:21pm
January 12, 2017
CITY GOVERNMENT: Ward 4 City Council election to be held March 14
BEMIDJI --- The special election date for the Ward 4 Bemidji City Council seat will now be set for Tuesday, March 14, in accordance with state...
January 12, 2017 - 12:20pm
December 27, 2016
Duluth considers rideshare rules: Draft ordinance anticipates arrival of Uber, Lyft
DULUTH, Minn. -- People in need of a lift in Duluth may soon have a new option. Duluth City Councilor Noah Hobbs has been working on an ordinance that could open the Duluth market to ride services such as Uber and Lyft. As for the arrival of those services in Duluth, Hobbs believes...
December 27, 2016 - 8:32pm
November 23, 2016
Newly elected Blackduck City Council to be sworn in in January
With the municipal election results now a few weeks old, not only will Blackduck welcome a new mayor, but there will be two new City Council members as well. Rudy Patch will serve as mayor of Blackduck for 2017 and 2018. Jason Kolb will fill Patch’s position on the City Council...
November 23, 2016 - 2:42pm
November 4, 2016
Blackduck City Council to review road construction progress
The Blackduck City Council will meet Monday to discuss the progress of the road construction project along Summit Avenue. Construction technician Brandon Carlson of Widseth Smith Nolting will give an update as far as where the project stands and what happens next. A work session...
November 4, 2016 - 11:00am