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St. Cloud woman faces up to 30 years for killing father with mallet
Oldest snow monkey in North America dies at Minn. Zoo
11 classes at Bemidji Area Schools exceed recommended size
Minn. woman who survived deadly '04 crash learns to walk again before completing Twin Cities Marathon
Natural mathletes: Area students compete at 45th annual Northern Minnesota Math Contest
NFL owners, players meet without national anthem resolution
Here comes the Judge: Yankees back in ALCS after 8-1 rout of Astros
Bemidji Aerials compete at Razzle Dazzle Invite
Youth basketball playoffs open for registration
Physical education workshop set for April
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Arnold "Butch" Dahl
Isabel (Perkins) Knudson
Pearl Dorothy Ledin
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’
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
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
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
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Time for a little night fishing
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Otto praised for clean energy plan
October 9, 2017
Motorcycle-riding DFL candidate, with counter-terrorism experience, emerges to challenge Nolan
ISANTI, Minn. — Leah Phifer will put away the motorcycle she rode to tour Minnesota's 8th Congressional District this summer, but carry...
October 9, 2017 - 3:06pm
October 6, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Walz running mate a White Earth member
ST. PAUL — U.S. Rep. Tim Walz became the first Minnesota governor candidate to pick a running mate, and if elected lieutenant governor...
October 6, 2017 - 4:53pm
September 28, 2017
DFL governor candidates make early pitch in Minn. governor's race
CLOQUET, Minn. — Four people passed microphones across a table, sometimes echoing one another, sometimes striking out on their own. One...
September 28, 2017 - 10:03am
September 19, 2017
GOP puts early target on Nolan with ad buys
DULUTH, Minn. — The midterm campaign blitz is on — already. Almost 14 months out from the 2018 midterm elections, the National Republican...
September 19, 2017 - 5:24am
August 5, 2017
Newberger to seek Senate seat held by Klobuchar
BECKER, Minn. — State Rep. Jim Newberger believes he is the Republican who can succeed where others have failed. Newberger announced Saturday...
August 5, 2017 - 6:54pm
June 30, 2017
Minnesota, other states, reject administration request for voter lists
WASHINGTON—State officials across the country are questioning a Trump administration request to supply their full voter role data. A federal...
June 30, 2017 - 2:11pm
June 20, 2017
Former House speaker Thissen hits the road again for governor bid
BRAINERD, Minn. — DFLer Paul Thissen aims to unite Minnesota voters over economic fairness and open government in his bid to become the...
June 20, 2017 - 10:00pm
June 2, 2017
US Rep. Nolan won't run for Minnesota governor
DULUTH, Minn. — U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan announced on Friday, June 2, that he will not run for Minnesota governor in 2018. Nolan, DFL-Crosby,...
June 2, 2017 - 11:10pm
April 30, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: In Ward 4 election, remember Lehmann's support of Sanford Center
Bemidji has a City Council election (Ward 4) on Tuesday. Being from the outlying north we don't get to participate, just suffer or benefit from...
April 30, 2017 - 9:00am
April 19, 2017
Widow of accident victim makes last-minute plea for Minn. transportation funding
ST. PAUL—Beth Hodgman pleaded that southern Minnesota's U.S. 14 be made safer. "Drivers make mistakes, but they shouldn't be life sentences,"...
April 19, 2017 - 6:05pm
April 12, 2017
Candidate forum set for Ward 4 race
BEMIDJI—The Citizens for an Informed Electorate is sponsoring a Ward 4 candidate forum at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 19, at Bemidji City...
April 12, 2017 - 1:50pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Ward 4 needs an experienced leader
Bemidji needs an experienced Ward 4 council member. Our delightful city has never needed a more virtuous, experienced and qualified leader during this turmoil of abrasive clashing of nonpartisan city leaders serving with partisan agendas rather than serving the needs of the people...
March 12, 2017 - 7:28am
March 10, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Create public policy that encourages jobs, growth in community
Dear Ward 4 voters, I am writing this letter to introduce myself to those of you that I have not had the opportunity to meet and to ask for your vote on Tuesday, March 14. I believe that Bemidji is at a very exciting time in our history. We have a unique and diverse group of people...
March 10, 2017 - 10:16am
March 3, 2017
Capitol Chatter: Franken question leads to Sessions' spotlight
ST. PAUL—U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions' Russia problems became big news the past few days thanks to Sen. Al Franken. The Minnesota...
March 3, 2017 - 6:00pm
Officials say eBay not answer for voting machines
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's local government officials say searching the eBay online auction site for voting machine parts is not the best way...
March 3, 2017 - 2:57pm