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Paul Gazelka: The Brainerd man for the statewide Republican moment
As Nolan votes, challengers hit back on taxes
Music and movement: Council of Indian Students hosts 46th annual pow-wow at BSU
Night We Light celebration to shine even brighter
Craft fair funds middle school fun
Denver uses power-play goals to get split
'Dogs fit to be split: Miami rallies to down UMD and earn split of NCHC series
Oshie, Holtby guide Capitals past Wild
SOCCER: BHS teams decorated after state tourney seasons
Shuster rink wins U.S. Olympic curling trials
Daniel Lee Spigarelli
Roland "Ron" Patterson
Enice Alvina Nordlund
Great Christmas gifts for gardeners available online
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Together we can face any crisis
ART LEE: Yup, those little things in life sure count
DOUG LEWANDOWSKI: The far shores of life
SUE BRUNS: Fine China, from the Red Owl
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
Jimmy Fallon to host live Super Bowl edition of ‘The Tonight Show’ in Minneapolis
PHOTOS OF THE MONTH: Running into Winter
Garth Brooks lip-syncing controversy at the CMA Awards really hit a nerve
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Deer season is here
AREA DEER OPENER PREVIEW: Deer numbers up throughout region
2017 DEER OPENER: Officials say 'fantastic' deer season ahead
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Whether snow or no, buntings well worth the wait
MASTER GARDENERS: To till or not to till
Delbert & Linda Olson
Tom & Linda Peterson
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: High school bowlers grateful for support
Tooting your own horn could help others
Commentary: No man accused of sexually harassing a woman is irreplaceable - not even Al Franken
November 10, 2017
United Way is on the move: Organization to move into new office on Paul Bunyan Drive
BEMIDJI -- The local office of the United Way, as well as the Community Resource Connections, will be relocating their Bemidji offices at the...
November 10, 2017 - 5:04pm
November 4, 2017
Making a new connection: Longtime hunter shares land, wisdom with those new to the scene
WIRT, Minn. — The three brothers, clad in various amounts of blaze orange clothing, ventured out into the predawn darkness of the Minnesota...
November 4, 2017 - 8:00pm
November 3, 2017
After SD farmer dies in accident, town rallies around to help with harvest
FULTON, S.D. — In the wake of tragedy, residents in the small southeast South Dakota town of Fulton just outside of Mitchell showed the...
November 3, 2017 - 3:04pm
November 1, 2017
Bemidji makes the cut: First City one of five finalists for Best MN Town contest
BEMIDJI -- Only five cities out of 30 remain in Minnesota Monthly magazine’s “Best MN Town” contest -- and Bemidji is still in the race....
November 1, 2017 - 6:11pm
October 26, 2017
Celebrating the harvest: Food Shelf honors outstanding volunteer, unveils new logo at Harvest Ball
BEMIDJI -- Over the past summer, Roger Swenson gave several hours of his time to the Bemidji Community Food Shelf, dedicating his volunteer effort...
October 26, 2017 - 9:02pm
October 22, 2017
More hunting and fishing, less guiding for Wilmot
SUPERIOR, WIS. — After 28 years of guiding fly-fishers on his beloved Brule River, fishing guide Damian Wilmot has decided to cut back...
October 22, 2017 - 6:01am
A guide's life: Wisconsin guide Damian Wilmot offers his clients grouse, woodcock and steelhead
NEAR BRULE, WIS. — The high-pitched tone blaring from Casper's beeper-collar told hunting guide Damian Wilmot all he needed to know. "Casper's...
October 22, 2017 - 6:00am
October 20, 2017
Blackduck leaders search for childcare answers
BLACKDUCK -- Whether it was the need for more providers or the need for more affordable options, childcare was the word on the street in Blackduck...
October 20, 2017 - 6:34pm
October 15, 2017
Bear trapped in Duluth tips scale at 605 pounds
DULUTH — Stone Boulanger of Stone River Wildlife Control says it was the largest nuisance bear he's ever trapped for a homeowner. He trapped...
October 15, 2017 - 6:00am
Sophie's season: The Johnsons’ Brittany bounced back from a severe injury and still finds plenty of grouse and woodcock
NORTHWEST OF ISLAND LAKE, Minn. — Phil Johnson had shot the woodcock over his young Brittany's point, and he had seen the bird go down...
October 15, 2017 - 6:00am
October 14, 2017
BLUE OX: Running for Mataya: Californian participated in Lake Loop for her ‘Running Buddy’
BEMIDJI -- From the start to the finish of Saturday’s Lake Loop run, Sarah Welch remained inspired and it was all thanks to her run buddy....
October 14, 2017 - 7:30pm
October 12, 2017
Youth help build Norwegian style boat in Duluth
DULUTH, Minn.—Shipwright John Finkle has been working with a crew of volunteers for the past 10 months to construct a wooden boat in a...
October 12, 2017 - 9:04pm
September 30, 2017
In Bemidji, October means marathon: Registration still open for Blue Ox
BEMIDJI—More than 1,000 people have signed up to participate in the fifth annual Blue Ox Marathon, but there's still room for hundreds...
September 30, 2017 - 7:06pm
September 17, 2017
'You gotta go on': 40 years later, Minnesota man reflects on tragic morning
DULUTH, Minn. — Jerry Kern used to hunt deer at a camp north of Island Lake. But after what happened on this date 40 years ago, Kern no...
September 17, 2017 - 7:09am
August 20, 2017
Passing it on: Third generation of Hansen family outfitting canoeists for adventures in the Boundary Waters
NORTH OF TOFTE — It was a damp and drippy August morning at Sawbill Canoe Outfitters nestled among the pines at the tip of the Sawbill...
August 20, 2017 - 6:00am