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What Americans are afraid of in the age of Trump
Bemidji man hurt in motorcycle crash
BSU to host trick or treating for area youth
Capitol Chatter: Dayton fields variety of questions
A wedding, a runaway dog: Our beloved Charlie's improbable journey home
Vikings QB Case Keenum to start again with Sam Bradford hurt, Stefon Diggs also out
At The Ralph, preparations underway for 'magical' college sports night
Dodgers win first National League pennant since 1988
Back-to-back Jacks: Bemidji boys secure second straight section title
Bemidji girls bring home section title with late-game heroics
Joshua Luke O'Brien
Lawrence Kenneth Brown
Edward M. Schmuch
Lois Ardeen Moe
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’
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
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
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Sandhill cranes possess power, grace and beauty
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good boat control, taking it slow are keys to fall fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bemidji students did something really cool
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let's act in support of Minnesota's great outdoors
Ride home opens door to life-changing kindness
Fargo Feminist: 'Me too' but what about 'us too?'
Tinkering with a Midwest favorite: Cinnamon Scotcheroos shake things up
April 19, 2013
Ask A Trooper: Question about reduced conflict intersections
Question: How do troopers, deputies and city police like the new style of intersections where drivers can’t go straight across another roadway, but instead have to take a right and go down a ways, then turn around and then make a right turn again?
April 19, 2013 - 4:24pm
April 12, 2013
Arland O. Fiske: The story of Anna the immigrant girl
Much has been written about the men of Scandinavia who came to toil in the New World. But what about the women? The record leaves no doubt that they were just as heroic and hardworking as the men, and often outlived their husbands. Anna Hedalen was a typical frontier woman. Born in...
April 12, 2013 - 5:47pm
Blane Klemek: The true river rat, the muskrat
Every winter as a teenage boy I would venture onto frozen Wing River near my parents’ Otter Tail County dairy farm west of Bertha and Hewitt.
April 12, 2013 - 5:37pm
John R. Eggers: Thoughts on the question: What more can you do?
Would you like your computer to be super fast? Google is about to come out with a higher speed version that is one hundred times faster than the Google version you currently use.
April 12, 2013 - 4:54pm
April 5, 2013
Arland O. Fiske: The story of Knute Reindahl, violin maker
Scandinavians have always been fond of both woodcarving and music.
April 5, 2013 - 4:37pm
John R. Eggers: Our dog Simon ‘defeets’ the winter season
Simon, our nearly two-year-old Golden Retriever puppy, got through the winter.
April 5, 2013 - 4:01pm
March 29, 2013
Ask a Trooper: Driver inquires about funeral processions
Question: What is the law concerning funeral processions? I see them once in a while and some drivers pull over, some mix right in with the funeral procession.
March 29, 2013 - 4:51pm
Library Corner: April programming at the Bemidji Public Library
My guess is that you are like me – you are glad that the daylight is longer, that the sun is stronger, and that the ice and snow are finally melting.
March 29, 2013 - 4:35pm
Arland O. Fiske: The story of Jens Hanson and the Vatican Library
Jens Hanson was only 9 in the summer of 1873, when a relative from America was visiting in Valders.
March 29, 2013 - 4:25pm
March 22, 2013
Scotty Allison: Interesting statistics on American Indian servicemembers
As I was gathering information for the Northern Minnesota Veterans Home Task Force, I discovered some interesting facts about American Indian service members. First, they serve at a higher rate and have a higher concentration of female servicemembers than all other servicemembers....
March 22, 2013 - 5:07pm
March 21, 2013
COLUMN: Playoff performance bodes well for Bemidji State's future
The Final Five started Thursday night without Bemidji State. I’m stating the obvious: This is the last Final Five in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association as we know it, and Minnesota swept BSU in their first-round playoff series last weekend. Minnesota is slated to play...
March 21, 2013 - 10:02pm
March 18, 2013
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Dolley Madison was a model of political savvy
When Dolley Payne Madison became first lady in 1809, she instituted Wednesday evening gatherings at the White House where political rivals could meet and talk.
March 18, 2013 - 10:55pm
March 15, 2013
Arland O. Fiske: ‘Snowshoe’ Thompson carries the mail
Before the “Pony Express” carried mail over the Sierra Nevadas, a young Norwegian from Telemark sailed on skis across 90 miles of stormy heights from Placerville, Calif., to Carson Valley, Nevada.
March 15, 2013 - 5:02pm
John R. Eggers: You gotta love the Irish
Whoever is praying for snow, they can stop now.
March 15, 2013 - 3:47pm
March 8, 2013
John R. Eggers: What can all teachers do to help their students graduate?
Many high school and college seniors are beginning to count the days until they hear those final sounds of Pomp and Circumstance.
March 8, 2013 - 7:50pm