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Firefighters bring safety to schools: New program focuses on prevention
Happy St. Urho’s Day! Bemidji has ties to Finnish legend
Blue Ox is back for more: New races, overall mission for Bemidji’s marathon event
The Axes!: Dance team for Axemen, all BSU students, are having fun with energetic job
Capitol Chatter: Dayton ponders politics in body cast
MEN'S HOCKEY: Ferris State ties it with 45 seconds left, scores in 2 OT to end BSU's season
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen put on an offensive clinic in 92-49 rout of Wyoming
CURLING: Pottinger rink faces China in opening round of World Championships
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen anxious to return to action after bye week
BSU ROUNDUP: Beavers softball splits, baseball swept
Peter (Pete) P. Mistic, Jr
Maxine (Richards) Brogger
‘Fargo’ brings crime to Bemidji, eh?
Pioneer Previews: ‘Lightwire’ a delight for the eye
Arts Briefs for March 9, 2014
Pioneer Previews: Bohemia on tap at First Lutheran
It’s music for Mike: Longtime Bemidji resident, teacher, performer, now brings his talents to promoting, producing shows
Perfect day for fishing
DNR, MDHA host deer listening session at Bemidji High School
Paul Nelson: Spring meltdown has begun on Bemidji area lakes
Decision on sulfate wild rice limit, and where it will be enforced, could be year away
Blane Klemek: Watch out for those Northern flying squirrels
Letter: Medical marijuana might be the answer for some
Paul Marquart: Property taxes going down for many Minnesotans
Michael Reagan: Rand Paul gets it
Joe Gandelman: Conservatives are targeting free school lunches
Letter: Could we have recycling pickups in rural areas?
Wally Peck/Master Gardener: Wood ashes for the garden
Missy Thomas: Caregiving: When to call for help
Arland O. Fiske: The historic Tingvoll church in western Norway
Art Lee: Snowbirds talk snow to southern disbelievers
Sue Bruns: Word play: Ever get your merds wixed up? I mean, words mixed up?
September 6, 2012
Man killed in rollover accident near Richwood
RICHWOOD, Minn. – A man is dead after he apparently was ejected from an SUV in a rollover accident just east of Richwood, the Becker County Sheriff’s Office reported. At about 7:45 a.m. Wednesday, a passer-by reported a vehicle that was rolled over on County Highway 34 just east...
September 6, 2012 - 9:19am
August 24, 2012
Recall issued for Detroit Lakes turkey jerky
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Agriculture and Hoffman Town & Country Meat Market of Detroit Lakes issued a consumer advisory Thursday for whole-muscle turkey jerky after state investigators linked the product to four cases of illness caused by salmonella...
news / region
August 24, 2012 - 4:13am
Red River board to host public meetings in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – The International Red River Board will host an open house at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Holiday Inn. The purpose of the meeting is to present a brief overview of IRRB activities and objectives pertaining to water management in the Red River basin. Attendees will...
news / region
August 24, 2012 - 4:11am
August 21, 2012
Detroit Lakes man missing from Beltrami State Forest
ROSEAU, Minn. – The Roseau County Sheriff’s Office is looking for a Detroit Lakes man after finding his abandoned vehicle near Beltrami State Forest. Donald Dugger, 43, has not been seen since Saturday. According to a news release from the sheriff’s office, it appears Dugger...
news / region
August 21, 2012 - 12:58pm
May 14, 2012
Detroit Lakes police officer found dead near his home
DETROIT LAKES - A 19-year veteran of the Detroit Lakes Police Department died Sunday evening near his home from a gunshot wound, apparently self-inflicted. Patrol Officer Chad Jutz was well-regarded and active both in Detroit Lakes and the Frazee community, where his family has deep...
May 14, 2012 - 3:13pm
May 4, 2012
Pre-prom mock crash turns into real accident in Detroit Lakes, 4 injured
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.
news / education
May 4, 2012 - 12:53pm
February 17, 2012
Goal by Detroit Lakes hockey player gets national attention (with video)
Goaltenders already had Alex Mason's normal breakaway shot figured out. So the Detroit Lakes boys hockey player wanted to try something different. What Mason did has turned him into a YouTube sensation. Mason, 18, in a game last Friday used his backhand to lift the puck going left...
sports / news
February 17, 2012 - 11:31am
October 31, 2011
HOW SWHEAT IT IS: Pet litter plant expands in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - Another 540,000 bushels of Minnesota and North Dakota wheat soon will be ending up in pet litters around the country every year. Pet Care Systems, which makes Swheat Scoop cat litter from wheat, is expanding its plant in Detroit Lakes, Minn.
business / news
October 31, 2011 - 6:31am