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Top-ranking Vatican cardinal charged with sex offenses in Australia
Minnesota rock hall of fame musician accused again of grabbing elderly woman's breast
Castile's girlfriend Diamond Reynolds pleads not guilty in assault case
Minnesota parents continue argument that unions protect bad teachers
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LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji shuts down Alexandria in sweep
Kepler, Mejia power Twins past Red Sox
Hughes rejoins Twins pitching staff
BASEBALL: Junior Legion team sweeps Moorhead
Halftime tirade product of higher expectations from United coach Adrian Heath
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's your favorite quote?
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
Walker Bay Theater opens ninth summer theater season
Stephen Colbert announces a week of 'Late Show' episodes from Russia
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Over The Top’
Walk this way!: Watermark rebrands First Friday Art Walk program
PATT RALL COLUMN: Rain or shine, the shows go on
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Take a step in the right direction
FISH TALES: Chad Newman
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Water temperatures stall in the area
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'Gully'-gee, there's a lot of gulls out there
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Try prevention instead of treatment
Janice and Edward Beil
Ron and Carol Carpenter celebrate 50 years!
Hoops on Hops: How and why glassware adds to your enjoyment of beer
All-American fun: Patriotic playdough is an easy DIY for summer
Champagne: A refreshing explosion for the Fourth of July
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
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
October 7, 2016
Road construction and police updates among discussions at Blackduck City Council meeting
The Blackduck City Council met on Tuesday night to discuss updates on the road construction project, apartment housing and tentative interviews for chief of police. Brandon Carlson, a construction technician with Widseth Smith Nolting, said jackhammering will begin today and continue...
October 7, 2016 - 11:15am