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Red Lake man pleads not guilty to burglary
Blackduck man pleads guilty to sex crime
Duluth-Superior aviation employment grew 39 percent since 2007; more workers needed
White nationalist's nephew calls for opposition to proposed Fargo rally
The unlikely reason Americans are shopping at Target again
Vikings QB Sam Bradford opens up on faith, trust and drowning out the intrigue
No AP, no problem: Vikings QB Bradford likes versatility of current running backs
ESPN apologizes after white anchor drafts black NFL player in live, on-air fantasy football auction
Matt Cullen returning to Minnesota for 20th NHL season
U of M leaders followed rules during football sex assault investigation, review finds
Michael Aaron Johnson
Isabelle "Bug" J. Thompson
Patsy Jane Beaulieu
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Stupid human happenings always seem to happen
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Just how much is $1 billion?
Library Corner column: Library offers up something for all ages
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Mississippi Music moves indoors on Wednesday
Around the Arts, August 13
PATT RALL COLUMN: What a wide variety of activities
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
AIS volunteer training Aug. 25
AIS volunteer training Aug. 25
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
Comparing wine aficionados Thomas Jefferson and Winston Churchill
Local produce star of this potato salad
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: An infamous day in American history
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tournament put undue pressure on Stump Lake
Try a new twist on zucchini with 'zoodles'
Downtown Bemidji loses power
BEMIDJI -- Power went out in downtown Bemidji Friday afternoon, leaving multiple businesses dark. Beltrami County Emergency Management Director...
June 16, 2017 - 5:24pm
June 8, 2017
VIDEO: Gateway arch is up downtown
The downtown Bemidji gateway arch was installed on Thursday afternoon over Third Street NW, across from the Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox...
June 8, 2017 - 5:15pm
January 6, 2017
BUSINESS: A gem of a store to close: Kelsey’s Jewelry owners ready for retirement
BEMIDJI—In 42 years of business in downtown Bemidji, Kelsey's Jewelry never lost its luster. With the married couple who own the establishment...
January 6, 2017 - 7:02pm
December 27, 2016
Family fun for the New Year: Variety of activities to be held downtown Saturday
BEMIDJI—Downtown Bemidji will be a happening place on Saturday—New Year's Eve—with a full schedule of family friendly events to fill the day. Different venues in downtown Bemidji and city parks will host different activities, according to event organizers. This is...
December 27, 2016 - 6:06pm
July 26, 2016
Watermark Art Center to launch fundraising campaign for major renovation project
BEMIDJI -- The Watermark Art Center in Bemidji is launching a $3 million fundraising campaign for a major renovation project at its downtown facility. Officials are planning a press conference on the campaign at 10 a.m. Thursday at the center, 505 Bemidji Ave. N. Speakers will include...
July 26, 2016 - 7:23pm
March 30, 2016
Back-to-back meetings for Bemidji officials: Council met Monday and Tuesday for discussions on rail corridor, JPB staff
BEMIDJI -- In a week between scheduled council meetings, elected Bemidji officials and staff have been busy, meeting both Monday and Tuesday for different matters. On Monday, the council held a work session where they heard from businessman Mitch Rautio regarding land owned by the...
March 30, 2016 - 6:13pm
December 4, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: More holiday lights, more memories
I am writing to let everyone know how disappointed I am for the lack of lights in downtown Bemidji. I’ve never seen such a poor celebration of Christmas. We always hear about Bemidji not having money and we need to see people come to our city. Honestly, do you want anyone to see...
December 4, 2015 - 12:59am
October 2, 2015
Closing the doors: After years downtown, Ben Franklin Crafts holding final sales in the weeks ahead
BEMIDJI -- After decades as a downtown Bemidji staple, Ben Franklin Crafts has decided to close its doors after all its inventory is off the...
October 2, 2015 - 8:33pm
August 22, 2015
New digs for Northwoods church: Bemidji church relocates to renovated 100-year-old building downtown
BEMIDJI—A church congregation that started in a rented room at Beltrami Electric Cooperative is settling into its new home in downtown...
August 22, 2015 - 1:57pm
May 26, 2015
Diggin' in downtown
Lynn Moore (left) and Georgia Erdman rework the soil and plant flowers on Tuesday afternoon in downtown Bemidji at the intersection of Third...
May 26, 2015 - 4:54pm
May 12, 2015
The ‘Least’ with the Most: New ‘social change boutique’ is a business and art studio
BEMIDJI -- A new shop in downtown Bemidji has a mission to do more than just sell. The Least of These is referred to by owners Jenn Anderson...
May 12, 2015 - 5:15pm
April 23, 2015
Downtown Project Pride Cleanup Day May 5
BEMIDJI -- A downtown Project Pride Cleanup day is set for 4 to 7 p.m. May 5 in downtown Bemidji. Volunteers from downtown business, offices and apartments will work to get the downtown area cleaned up and ready for summer. Organizers are encouraging participants to: Sweep...
April 23, 2015 - 10:25am
March 18, 2015
Downtown icon to be razed Sunday: Masonic Temple has been at high-traffic spot for 92 years
BEMIDJI -- After standing tall at the corner of downtown Bemidji for 92 years, the Masonic Temple will be no more come Monday. Crews from...
March 18, 2015 - 1:12pm
December 12, 2014
BUSINESS: The 'Who's on First?' routine that isn't funny; Several restaurants have come and gone at iconic First Street building
BEMIDJI -- When Senor Patron closed Dec. 1, it became another bitter part of a pattern at 128 First St. W. Owner Miguel Barboza has three...
December 12, 2014 - 11:57pm
November 28, 2014
A bright time for Night We Light (photo gallery)
The annual Night We Light Parade was held Friday night in downtown Bemidji.
November 28, 2014 - 11:07pm