Skip to main content
George W. Bush sounds the alarm on America's 'discourse degraded by casual cruelty'
Blackduck Area Toys for Kids accepting donations
Headwaters Science Center reopens after repairs
Senate passes budget with eye on tax cuts; Democrats pose 6-hour amendment challenge
Lifelong learning group to host addiction speaker
Dodgers win first National League pennant since 1988
Back-to-back Jacks: Bemidji boys secure second straight section title
Bemidji girls bring home section title with late-game heroics
FOOTBALL: Area section playoff seedings announced
Tigers choose former longtime Twins manager Ron Gardenhire as new skipper, reports say
Gilbert D. Bahr
Pearl Rose (Eldridge) Keenan
Joshua Luke O'Brien
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’
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
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
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
Fargo Feminist: 'Me too' but what about 'us too?'
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
October 19, 2017
Final Cass Lake-Bena referendum meeting is Oct. 30
CASS LAKE—Cass Lake-Bena Schools staff have scheduled for late October a final community meeting about the school district's $37.8 million...
14 hours 52 min ago
October 18, 2017
Minnesota State system to update tuition, fee policies
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota State system will consider overhauling its tuition and fee policy in response to the growing number of students...
October 18, 2017 - 9:30pm
October 16, 2017
Don't like your kids tethered to screens at school? Why not ask questions?
Educational consultant and video-game designer Marc Prensky hailed a new generation of "digital natives" who will remake our world. The headline...
October 16, 2017 - 9:58am
October 13, 2017
Trades workers talk to Minn. students about career options
RED WING, Minn.,—More than a hundred Red Wing High School students participated in a skilled labor forum Friday, Oct. 13, designed to highlight...
October 13, 2017 - 10:35pm
October 12, 2017
Proposed 15 percent U of M nonresident tuition hike gets mixed reception
MINNEAPOLIS — A proposed 15 percent spike in tuition charged to nonresidents got a mixed reception Thursday, Oct. 12, from the University...
October 12, 2017 - 8:46pm
October 11, 2017
Minnesota's girls-only dance competition policy faces challenge from Wisconsin student
SUPERIOR, Wis. — Lawyers working on behalf of a Superior High School student sent a letter to the Minnesota State High School League on...
October 11, 2017 - 5:36am
October 9, 2017
Indigenous Day ideas: AIRC hosts presenters, events as part of Indigenous Peoples and Treaty Day
BEMIDJI—Standing beside a powerpoint breakdown of U.S. Census data, Bemidji State University Professor and Bemidji Area Schools board member...
October 9, 2017 - 9:09pm
Duluth police guard against bias: Local agencies train on ‘impartial policing’ techniques
DULUTH — Brenda Leffler Harteau started off a recent training session for local law enforcement officers with an anonymous survey. She...
October 9, 2017 - 6:00am
October 8, 2017
Learning about life from bumper stickers
Think how boring life would be if we didn't have bumper stickers? They didn't appear until 1927 when the Model A introduced bumpers as a safety...
October 8, 2017 - 10:55am
October 5, 2017
University of Minnesota faculty drop effort to form a union
ST. PAUL — A three-year effort to unionize University of Minnesota faculty is over without going to a vote. Organizers said Thursday, Oct....
October 5, 2017 - 7:26pm
October 4, 2017
More details emerge regarding death of 17-year-old in NDSU dorm
FARGO — Search warrant documents filed in Cass County District Court reveal some details about the death of 17-year-old Devin Delaney,...
October 4, 2017 - 8:30pm
Alexandria student seeks to change schools over dress code she says is unclear
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — After being home-schooled for a few years, Lily Farrell couldn't wait to start sixth grade at Discovery Middle School...
October 4, 2017 - 5:59am
October 2, 2017
Learning at their level: Bemidji Area Schools’ new pre-k sections are filling up
BEMIDJI—Bemidji Area School's additional pre-kindergarten classes are about two-thirds full and still filling. School district leaders...
October 2, 2017 - 6:31pm
'It made me feel ugly inside': MN family seeks clarification after teacher told student to change clothes 3 days in a row
After being homeschooled for a few years, Lily Farrell couldn't wait to start sixth grade at Discovery Middle School in Alexandria. She says...
October 2, 2017 - 3:31pm
September 27, 2017
One hospitalized after accident at Bemidji school construction site
BEMIDJI -- A construction worker was taken by helicopter from the Gene Dillon Elementary School construction site Wednesday morning after an...
September 27, 2017 - 5:32pm