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Growing insurance premiums frustrate farmers, self-employed: 'Paying $24,000 while praying no one gets really sick is a tough pill to swallow'
Simon says: Be superior again. Voter turnout in Minnesota was high for many reasons
Individual health insurance premiums soar
Not a boy’s club: Women-owned businesses grow in U.S., North Dakota
Minnesota salons react to new health and safety rules
FOOTBALL: After last-second loss to Sioux Falls, BSU ready for U-Mary
FOOTBALL: No. 6 Alexandria awaits BHS
Aerials compete in St. Paul
HOCKEY: Beaver women rally to top Syracuse
AREA FOOTBALL: Bagley beats Blackduck 49-0
Dorothy "Dot" Schocker
Susan Eileen Bessler
Alexander Carl (Shorty) Petersen
Dorothy Sunde Bishop
Ole "Buddie" Risland Sr.
MASTER GARDENERS: What ate my potatoes?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Leave a legacy of words
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Sustainable health care: Returning to relationship-based practice
MASTER GARDENERS: Think about next year when it comes to garden debris
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Truth and Reconciliation: Water
Tigirlily to open for Justin Moore at Sanford Center
Monday Movie Report: Oscars Foreign Language Category adds first contenders
PATT RALL COLUMN: Fall is in the area, and in the theaters
BSO opens new season, 'Legends & Lore'
Justin Moore comes to Bemidji on Oct. 1
Rock-solid restoration: New Knutson Dam near Pennington unveiled
DNR to sell 40 northern Minnesota land parcels
Lake Bemidji State Park youth, muzzleloader hunts
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Cooling water temperatures pool the fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
MILESTONES: Cuperus-Howe engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The Salvation Army leader’s legacy lives on
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A flaw in implementation of dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Here’s a list of what Republicans believe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Two thoughts about the school dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Skoe needs to look out for our interests
December 25, 2015
UPDATED: Longville man killed in Cass County rollover identified
BEMIDJI—A 71-year-old Longville man was killed in a one-car rollover Tuesday night in Cass County. At 10:55 p.m., the Cass County Sheriff's Office responded to the crash scene on 12th Avenue Northeast in Kego Township in rural Longville, a release said. A 1999 Ford Explorer...
December 25, 2015 - 11:23am
December 23, 2015
Man killed when car strikes tree in Buffalo
BUFFALO, Minn. -- A man was killed when his vehicle struck a tree and caught fire in Wright County on Monday. Cole Jenkins, 27, of Buffalo, died at the scene of the crash, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office reported. The crash happened about 5 a.m. near Maple Lake.
December 23, 2015 - 11:02am
December 21, 2015
St. Paul driver held after passing school bus, hitting mom, boy
ST. PAUL -- A mother and her 3-year-old son were crossing a St. Paul road holding hands, the woman peering around a school bus that had stopped for them to make sure the coast was clear. They continued on, but police say a 23-year-old man drove around the bus and into the pedestrians...
December 21, 2015 - 9:53pm
December 17, 2015
Bus crash injures four near Hackensack on Wednesday
HACKENSACK -- Four students were transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries Wednesday afternoon after a school bus overturned on its way to a field trip west of Hackensack. The Cass County Sheriff’s Office reported the crash occurred shortly before noon on Nature...
December 17, 2015 - 10:07am
December 16, 2015
South Dakota woman injured in rollover on U.S. Highway 2 in Bemidji; road conditions update
BEMIDJI -- A South Dakota woman was taken to the hospital after a rollover Tuesday morning on U.S. Highway 2 in Bemidji. Karen Taylor, 22, Sisseston, was taken to Sanford Bemidji Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries after her car slid off the U.S. Highway 2 overpass of...
December 16, 2015 - 10:27am
December 11, 2015
Wrong-way driver killed in I-694 crash in Vadnais Heights
VADNAIS HEIGHTS, Minn. -- A Blaine woman who died after driving in the wrong lane on Interstate 694 in Vadnais Heights has been identified as Samantha Pereira, 46. The accident happened about 6:30 p.m. Thursday night on I-694 at Labore Road, according to the State Patrol. A Mitsubishi...
December 11, 2015 - 10:03pm
UPDATE: Icy roads lead to crashes in region; more snow forecast
BEMIDJI -- Several accidents were reported overnight Thursday and Friday morning as rain and snow resulted in icy roads throughout the region. Three people escaped serious injury after a head-on collision Thursday night on U.S. Highway 71. According to the Minnesota State Patrol,...
December 11, 2015 - 9:11pm
December 7, 2015
Man dies after snowmobile hits tree in Crow Wing county
MERRIFIELD, Minn. -- A 49-year-old Minnesota man has died after a snowmobile crash Friday in Merrifield, the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office reported. The sheriff's office reported Richard Rathman of Merrifield was riding a snowmobile on his property on Half Moon Drive about 1:30...
December 7, 2015 - 9:23pm
December 5, 2015
2 Lakeville South students killed in traffic accident
By Jaime DeLage St. Paul Pioneer Press LAKEVILLE, Minn. -- Hundreds of parents and students gathered at Lakeville South High School on Friday night after learning that four classmates were involved in a fatal traffic accident Friday afternoon. Two teenage boys died in the crash...
December 5, 2015 - 3:24pm
December 4, 2015
Minnesota traffic deaths surpass last year’s fatalities
ST. PAUL – Minnesota has surpassed last year’s traffic fatality count. Wiith a month to go in the year, preliminary numbers from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety Office of Traffic Safety show 365 people have died so far on Minnesota roads compared with 361 for all of...
December 4, 2015 - 11:53am
November 28, 2015
Pine River man dies in rollover
BEMIDJI—A Pine River man was killed in a rollover early Saturday on state Highway 371. The Minnesota State Patrol says Michael Kelly, 42, was southbound on Highway 371 north of Pine River when he lost control of his truck, 2004 Chevrolet Silverado, which hit a road sign and...
November 28, 2015 - 4:51pm
November 19, 2015
Icy road conditions contribute to crashes
BEMIDJI—Icy road conditions contributed to several car crashes in the Bemidji area Thursday. One person was taken to the hospital with minor injuries after 2001 Chevrolet Venture Van slid off the road and into the ditch on U.S. Highway 71 at mile marker 335 at about 3:20...
November 19, 2015 - 8:24pm
November 13, 2015
Clearwater County rollover injures two
BEMIDJI -- An SUV rollover accident early Friday on Minnesota Highway 200 in Clearwater County resulted in non-life threatening injuries. According to the State Patrol, a 2002 GMC Yukon driven by Stephen Howard Sr., 33, Redby, Minn., was traveling westbound on Minnesota Highway...
November 13, 2015 - 10:58am
Several injured in rollover on Highway 2 in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- A rollover accident on U.S. Highway 2 in Bemidji on Thursday night resulted in multiple injuries. According to the State Patrol, at 6:32 p.m., a 1999 Dodge Durango driven by Chelsea Miller, 22, Gary, Minn., was travelling southeast on Highway 2 near the 15th Street Northwest...
November 13, 2015 - 10:44am
November 2, 2015
Three injured in two-car crash on Plantagenet Road
BEMIDJI -- Three people were injured after a two-car crash Sunday evening two miles south of Bemidji. The crash occurred at the intersection of North Plantagenet Road Southwest and Monroe Avenue Southwest in Bemidji, according to a release from the Beltrami County Sheriff’s...
November 2, 2015 - 12:10pm