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Forever a Lumberjack: Bemidji High School holds 118th commencement ceremony
Minnesota man who served time for overdose death dies shortly after release
Ireland votes to overturn abortion ban, 'culmination of a quiet revolution,' prime minister says
USC's president agrees to step down amid growing outrage over scandals
North, South Korean leaders meet to 'frankly' discuss Trump-Kim summit, Seoul says
Local MMA fighters to compete in Walker
Bemidji Youth Soccer opens summer at Shakopee
Top prospect Massimo Rizzo commits to UND
Commentary: A day on the Twins' grounds crew left me exhausted, dirty and satisfied
After starring in the Minnesota Miracle, Vikings receiver Stefon Diggs is focused on next step
Marles Ruth Kangas
Melverna nee Lindquist Watkins
John Paul Lembi
Janet "Gripp" Anderson
Juliana Mathilda Hommerding
Commentary: Take a break before transitioning to non-caregiving life
Commentary: When is a pine cone not a pine cone?
How to fertilize trees, shrubs, flowers and fruits
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Julia Louis-Dreyfus to receive the 2018 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
High heels can have health effects far beyond the feet
Barack and Michelle Obama are becoming television and film producers for Netflix
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding attracted more American viewers than Prince William's
Around the Arts, May 20
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The surprises and wonder of the outdoors
PAUL NELSON FISHING: As waters warm up, so should the bite
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Consumers, craft brewers behind shift that has barley growers, malters adjusting
Why you're getting flooded with privacy notifications in your email
Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
More than just business: Wells receives Lifetime Achievement Award for helping others
Andersen Corp. creating 40 new jobs with window factory expansion
Place a Business Announcement
Barb & Rick
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Safe family holiday can include safe grilling
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Defending the Second Amendment in its entirety
Commentary: You say hello, I say goodbye
Commentary: Kindness is the real showstopper at the circus
April 12, 2018
Who's laughing now? Stand-up comedy scene growing in Fargo
FARGO — It's 10 p.m. on a Monday night. Many people in Fargo-Moorhead are winding down after a long day at work. But for 18 people at Dempsey's...
April 12, 2018 - 8:25am
August 21, 2017
Jerry Lewis, king of low-brow comedy and charity fundraiser, dies at 91
LOS ANGELES - Jerry Lewis, the high prince of low-brow comedy on stage and in film as well as a fund-raising powerhouse with his annual Labor...
August 21, 2017 - 8:49am
July 25, 2017
'Simpsons' creator heads to Netflix with adult comedy
LOS ANGELES - "The Simpsons" creator Matt Groening is swapping Springfield for a medieval kingdom in a new animated adult comedy series called...
July 25, 2017 - 8:28pm
January 22, 2017
An ever-evolving act: Brian Regan to perform Thursday at the Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—Comedian Brian Regan is set to perform at the Sanford Center this Thursday, and the longtime funnyman said his act has changed...
January 22, 2017 - 7:00am
December 8, 2016
After offending American Indians, Ralphie May backs Standing Rock
FARGO — Ralphie May may have been on the naughty list earlier this year, but the comic has been trying to work his way onto the nice list lately....
December 8, 2016 - 11:03am
April 5, 2016
'Unruly' comedy coming to Bemidji: Comedian Ralphie May to perform Saturday at the Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—Comedian Ralphie May has some advice for people on what to expect from his upcoming show on Saturday: He is a dirty comic who doesn't...
April 5, 2016 - 3:52pm
February 1, 2016
Comedian Ralphie May to perform in Bemidji
BEMIDJI—Comedian Ralphie May will perform in Bemidji in April. The nationally known comic will take the stage at 7 p.m. April 9 at the...
February 1, 2016 - 1:43pm
October 25, 2015
Three decades of songs and laughter: Famed comedy/singing duo Williams and Ree to perform on Halloween in Bemidji
BEMIDJI — Halloween is a holiday where you can dress up as anything you want. From the latest superhero to the newest Disney princess, the...
October 25, 2015 - 12:01am
December 11, 2014
Will Durst: Top Comedic News Stories of 2014
Hey guys, Will Durst here with your eagerly awaited Top Comedic News Stories of 2014. Now, here’s the deal: please do not confuse these amusing accounts with the Top Legitimate News Stories of 2014. No. No. No. They are as different as silky and spiky. Banjos and bullfrogs. Strawberry...
December 11, 2014 - 11:46pm
April 27, 2013
Second City’s ‘Laughing Matters’ tour entertains Bemidji audience
BEMIDJI — Just before the intermission of their performance Friday night, the members of Second City’s "Laughing Matters" comedy tour sketched...
April 27, 2013 - 2:37am
April 26, 2013
Second City’s ‘Laughing Matters’ comes to Bemidji
BEMIDJI – Sketches, music and improvisational comedy comes to Bemidji today. Second City’s "Laughing Matters" performance will be at 7:30 p.m. at the Sanford Center as entertainment for the Rotary Convention, but also for the general public. Cyrus Pansch, director of sales and...
April 26, 2013 - 12:27am
April 23, 2013
Comedy Central to launch Twitter comedy festival
NEW YORK (AP) — Putting a new test to the adage that brevity is the soul of wit, Comedy Central is partnering with Twitter for a comedy festival played out in 140 characters and 6-second videos. The Viacom Inc.-owned network said Sunday that the festival with the hashtag "ComedyFest"...
April 23, 2013 - 12:16pm
December 4, 2012
Bob Franken: Politics — no joke
Some of us who are past puberty will remember a routine by the late comedian George Carlin, in which he plays Al Sleet, the “Hippy Dippy Weatherman,” doing the TV weather forecast.
December 4, 2012 - 11:24pm