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Carrie Underwood final headliner for 2018 WE Fest
Applying science to life, students release monarch butterflies into the wild
Pilot survives with minor injuries after plane crashes near Willmar, Minn.
Hundreds of police to be deployed for Richard Spencer university speaking event
After Minn. town fired police chief for doing his job, council bypasses hiring process for his replacement
Timberwolves drop season opener to Spurs
GIRLS SOCCER: Jacks ready for championship rematch
BOYS SOCCER: Jacks look to experience to help them repeat as section champs
Minnesota Lumberjacks take third at nationals
SOCCER: BSU ranked No. 2 in region
Joshua Luke O'Brien
Norval Everett Oien
Edward M. Schmuch
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘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
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
Rise and shine
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
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Tinkering with a Midwest favorite: Cinnamon Scotcheroos shake things up
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
September 26, 2017
School districts benefit from new ag property tax credit for school bonds
GLYNDON, Minn.—A 40 percent property tax credit for owners of agricultural land could be key to getting Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton School...
September 26, 2017 - 9:06pm
September 25, 2017
Inclusive education: Meet Bemidji schools’ new American Indian culture and curriculum specialist
BEMIDJI—Tucked into a corner of Bemidji Middle School in his new office, Jared Blanche has a mission. Blanche is Bemidji Area Schools'...
September 25, 2017 - 6:06pm
September 24, 2017
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Schools need all of our help for 100 percent grad rate
Every time I write about this topic, my wife, Kathy, says, "Not this again!" She is referring to my passion to write and speak on how we need...
September 24, 2017 - 6:31am
September 23, 2017
Northwoods Caregivers to host upcoming program
BEMIDJI -- Northwoods Caregivers will host an upcoming, six-week program called “Powerful Tools for Caregivers.” The program will take place from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesdays from Oct. 4 until Nov. 8 in the conference room of Lueken’s Village Foods South, 609 Washington...
September 23, 2017 - 7:27am
September 22, 2017
Giese takes the helm at Oak Hills
BEMIDJI -- About 200 students, academics, and other community members formally welcomed a new leader to the Oak Hills Christian College fold....
September 22, 2017 - 9:21pm
Arkansas art teacher had sex with four students, police say
The first text that art teacher Jessie Goline allegedly sent her student was about class. Then they started texting more frequently and soon...
September 22, 2017 - 12:48pm
New search to begin for next Minnesota State chancellor
ST. PAUL — Minnesota State has reopened its search for the next chancellor of the country's fourth-largest system of colleges and universities. Trustees in February interviewed three finalists from a pool of 43 applicants but decided none was the right fit. Devinder Malhotra,...
September 22, 2017 - 5:57am
September 21, 2017
Licensing delays leave hundreds of Stillwater-area students without buses
STILLWATER, Minn. — Delays at Minnesota's licensing bureaus left about 600 Stillwater-area students waiting up to two hours to get home...
September 21, 2017 - 8:09pm
New name, new funding, but same goal for reading tutor program
BEMIDJI—A volunteer reading program has a new name and a new patron, but still hopes to help Bemidji-area kids sharpen their reading skills. Retirees and seniors in the Generations Reading Program aim to get K-5 students reading at grade level by third grade. Formerly "America...
September 21, 2017 - 5:48pm
September 19, 2017
NDSU students feel safe despite high-profile crimes in recent years
FARGO — North Dakota State University sophomore Anna Ingersoll said she was a junior at Fargo Davies High School when NDSU freshman Tom...
September 19, 2017 - 10:33pm
The King and Queen: Homecoming coronation held at Bemidji High School (VIDEO)
BEMIDJI—Bemidji High School's homecoming week will culminate with a football game against the Moorhead High School Spuds, but there's a...
September 19, 2017 - 3:04pm
Minnesota school accountability system up for review to meet federal standards
ST. PAUL — After making some modest changes, the Minnesota Department of Education submitted a new plan Monday, Sept. 18, to the U.S....
September 19, 2017 - 8:23am
September 18, 2017
Breathe easy: 5 tips for managing asthma in school
FARGO — In the first few weeks of school, students will do their best to remember important things — exam dates, homework due dates,...
September 18, 2017 - 8:57am
September 17, 2017
Students take part in Rice Camp
On Sept. 8-9, students from the Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig school in grades 7-12 had the opportunity to participate in the wild rice camp set up by the...
September 17, 2017 - 9:45am
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
History was one of my least favorite subjects in high school and college. "Open up your books to page 204 and read chapter 24. When you finish,...
September 17, 2017 - 8:30am