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Game wardens find ghost hunters, thought to be deer shiners, in northern Minn. cemetery
One man dies, 10-year-old's life threatened after vehicle hits six cows on Interstate 90 in SD
Somali immigrants open downtown Willmar center to increase understanding
Semi that destroyed ND bridge was overweight, but repairing old structures still 'a huge concern,' highway head says
Are these 80,000 pound trucks tailgating each other? Soon it may be perfectly normal — and safe
VOLLEYBALL: Drakes season comes to a close
VOLLEYBALL: Cass Lake-Bena sweeps Red Lake
VOLLEYBALL: Cass Lake-Bena sweeps Red Lake
SOCCER: BSU keeps on winning
BOYS SOCCER: Jacks hope to improve on last year’s state appearance
Ronald Lee Bertram Jr.
Donald R. (Mac) McDowell
Pearl Rose (Eldridge) Keenan
Joshua Luke O'Brien
Delaney Jade Spears
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Environmental and ecological balance: Where is the justice?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Have you ever tried a staycation?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
Around the Arts, Oct. 22
PATT RALL COLUMN: Beautiful days still abound in the Bemidji area
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
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
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
October 16, 2017
Among Democrats running for governor, single-payer health care gains support
ST. PAUL — In the midst of the divide and confusion over health insurance's future, Minnesota Democrats who would be governor are near united...
October 16, 2017 - 7:56pm
September 6, 2017
Former state DFL Chair Rick Stafford, a lifelong party activist, dies at 65
MINNEAPOLIS — When Rick Stafford was elected chair of the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party in 1993, he made history as the first...
September 6, 2017 - 4:03pm
September 2, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Writer hearing the beat of a different drummer?
King Oscar II, king of both Norway and Sweden at the same time (1872-1905), is in the conversation of who coined the phrase "If you are not a liberal at 25, you have no heart. If you are not a conservative at 35 you have no brain." Oscar's version was "A man who has not been a socialist...
September 2, 2017 - 1:06pm
August 11, 2017
DFL party chair says ensuring successor to Dayton is a top priority in 2018
BEMIDJI -- After losing its majority in the state Senate and unable to win back the House of Representatives in 2016, the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor...
August 11, 2017 - 8:12pm
July 12, 2017
Red Wing native announces congressional bid
RED WING, Minn. — Former Department of Defense official and Army veteran Dan Feehan announced his run Tuesday, July 11, for Minnesota's...
July 12, 2017 - 11:24am
May 18, 2017
Feminist pioneer Horbal dead at 80
ARDEN HILLS, Minn. — Koryne Horbal, a feminist pioneer and the first woman to chair the Minnesota Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party, died Monday evening at an assisted living facility in Arden Hills. Horbal suffered from congestive heart failure and her health had declined recently,...
May 18, 2017 - 11:01pm
March 15, 2017
Beltrami County DFL elects new chair
BEMIDJI—The Beltrami County Democratic Farmer Labor Party selected a new chair among other decisions at its annual convention Monday in Bemidji. Local delegates elected the following officers to two-year terms. • Janelle Wolf as chair. • Steve Nelson as vice chair. • Mike...
March 15, 2017 - 5:49pm
December 30, 2016
ELECTIONS: Local GOP, DFL leaders optimistic about new primary change
BEMIDJI—As of Sunday, Minnesota will have a primary structure to coincide with its caucus system in determining presidential candidates,...
December 30, 2016 - 5:09pm
November 29, 2016
DFL Party chair seeking re-election
MINNEAPOLIS -- Despite election results that left him heartbroken and “demoralized and uncertain of the future,” Democratic-Farmer-Labor Party chairman Ken Martin said he plans to run for party leader once again. “I have decided to stand up and keep fighting and if you are ready,...
November 29, 2016 - 9:32pm
November 9, 2016
Utke defeats incumbent Skoe in Senate 2 race
BEMIDJI—After months of campaigning in Minnesota Senate District 2, it was Republican candidate Paul Utke finishing ahead of Sen. Rod Skoe, DFL-Clearbrook, Tuesday with a 22,232-17,002 decision at the polls. Utke, a 59-year-old insurance agent and Park Rapids City Council member,...
November 9, 2016 - 7:34pm
Eichorn defeats Saxhaug in race for Senate District 5
BEMIDJI—In a race between two Grand Rapids resident for Minnesota Senate District 5, it was the challenger defeating the incumbent Tuesday. By a margin of 20,245-19,700, Republican candidate Justin Eichorn edged DFL Sen. Tom Saxhaug, ending the legislator's bid for a fifth term....
November 9, 2016 - 7:33pm
Beltrami for Trump: After supporting Obama in 2012, local majority votes Republican in 2016
BEMIDJI—While President-Elect Donald Trump was unable to win the state of Minnesota on Tuesday, he was able to carry Beltrami County, flipping...
November 9, 2016 - 7:05pm
October 27, 2016
HEALTH CARE: Ideas on the table: GOP, Dayton both express need for action
BEMIDJI—With premium increases projected to hit Minnesotans who buy insurance on the individual market, officials on Thursday from both sides of the aisle shared their concerns and solutions. A group of legislators and state government candidates met in Bemidji to host a town...
October 27, 2016 - 9:35pm
September 15, 2016
Doors open, signs up: Beltrami County DFL and GOP open election headquarters
BEMIDJI -- The Beltrami County chapters of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor and Republican parties have opened up shop in Bemidji recently with the...
September 15, 2016 - 5:53pm
August 2, 2016
Minnesota House candidate accuses opponent of not disclosing financial contributions
FOSSTON, Minn. -- The race between two Democratic candidates for the Minnesota District 1B House seat continues to heat up, now with allegations of breaking campaign finance laws. On July 28, Erwin Rud submitted a complaint to the state Campaign Finance & Public Disclosure Board...
August 2, 2016 - 6:30pm