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Sanford Bemidji hosts blood drive
Snowshoe lacing refresher course
Pancake breakfast at Senior Center
REACH group to not meet in December
$1 million in environmental grants available
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Dibble learning to compete for Beavers
BSU to host softball camp
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Jacks ‘flip’ the script, beat Hibbing
AUTO RACING: Awards handed out at speedway banquet
Coleman highlights BSU track and field’s 2016-17 opener
Bruce Robert Smith
Monica Louise Johnston
Ray O. Carpenter
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Deal with clutter: We owe it to our brain
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
Chorale to bring 'Peace' to Bemidji
Art classes scheduled
PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
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Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We deserve respectable representation in government
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Country deserves better from its president
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s restore integrity to election process
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Perseverance pays off
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A first-hand look at protest injuries
October 22, 2015
Cass Lake community walks for domestic violence awareness
CASS LAKE—Purple and teal tassels swayed from red shawls Thursday as women walked through the streets of Cass Lake raising awareness for...
October 22, 2015 - 7:37pm
October 19, 2015
Leech Lake receives grants for law enforcement, domestic violence prevention
BEMIDJI -- The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe recently received $2 million in grants to aid in law enforcement and public safety. The band was awarded three grants totalling $1,941,225 from the federal Department of Justice’s Coordinated Tribal Assistance Solicitation for fiscal...
October 19, 2015 - 7:55pm
February 20, 2015
Domestic violence coalition includes Redby victim in statewide flag campaign
ST. PAUL -- The Live Free Without Violence flag has been raised across the state in honor of Joseph Kroll and Krista Fisherman, Minnesota's first known victims of intimate partner homicide in 2015, according to the Minnesota Coalition of Battered Women. Fisherman, 35, of Redby, was...
February 20, 2015 - 8:24pm
October 23, 2014
Red Lake men helping women 'Take Back the Night'
RED LAKE -- Thirty-eight names, 38 stories, 38 lives were lost to domestic violence in 2013. The Red Lake Equay Wiigamig Women's Shelter will...
October 23, 2014 - 8:28am
September 20, 2014
Michael Reagan Piling on the NFL
Domestic violence just doesn’t happen on elevators. And it’s not just committed by former NFL running backs. But don’t tell that to the people who’ve been calling for NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to quit over his fumbling of the Ray Rice case. Based on what’s been on...
September 20, 2014 - 2:02am
September 17, 2014
Bob Franken: A lesson from the violence
I’ve always had this Pollyannaish theory that a highly publicized rash of bad behavior can create such a groundswell of disgust that we are compelled as a society to face issues that should have been addressed long before. Certainly the despicable behavior of many Southerners in...
September 17, 2014 - 11:57pm
September 12, 2014
Michael Reagan: The media’s lynching of Ray Rice
Let’s get to the burning national media issue of the week — Ray Rice and spousal abuse. All the professional media moralizers are jumping on the politically correct Rice soapbox to prove to each other how much they are against physically abusing women. As if anyone is in favor...
September 12, 2014 - 11:22pm
Dick Polman: Clueless pundits cluck about domestic violence
If there’s any institution arguably more noxious than the National Football League, it has to be Fox News. Where else can you see clueless blowhards laugh it up about wife-beating? In case you’ve been living under a rock, that’s the video — released Monday by TMZ — where...
September 12, 2014 - 11:20pm
September 6, 2013
‘Building connections’: New domestic violence court begins in Beltrami County
BEMIDJI -- The front row was full of men. Behind them, two benches in Beltrami District Judge Paul Benshoof’s courtroom were empty, and...
September 6, 2013 - 5:01pm
June 5, 2013
In leaving abusive situations, women should seek help
By Annie Baxter MPR News 91.3 FM ST. PAUL — A moving truck sat idle on the street of a home in Shoreview, Minn., Tuesday, surrounded...
June 5, 2013 - 11:06pm
October 31, 2012
Family safety organization promoting awareness of domestic violence
BEMIDJI – Wreaths with stories about victims of domestic violence are located throughout the Bemidji community until Friday as part of a local and statewide awareness campaign. Domestic violence programs across the state, including locally, have sponsored events during the month...
October 31, 2012 - 1:22am