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Handmade Halloween get-ups: ‘Duct Tape and glue sticks, the holy grail of crafting’
Firebombed Bloomington mosque sees break-in
Minneapolis cop charged with vowing to shoot sister-in-law
Student in sexual harassment trial gets $1; lawyers awarded $305K in fees
Northwoods Lumber wins Blackduck's Paint The Town Purple contest
Wiggins, Towns lead Timberwolves past Jazz
Wheeler delivers decisive tally, Jets edge Wild
Verlander, Astros force decisive Game 7 vs. Yanks
Rubio, with facial hair galore, makes return trip to Minnesota
College men's hockey: Hermantown grads rule in 5-5 tie between UMD, Merrimack
Eugene Earl Frey
Rosella M. Mackey
Lois Ardeen Moe
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
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Sandhill cranes possess power, grace and beauty
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good boat control, taking it slow are keys to fall fishing
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
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bemidji students did something really cool
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let's act in support of Minnesota's great outdoors
Ride home opens door to life-changing kindness
Fargo Feminist: 'Me too' but what about 'us too?'
Tinkering with a Midwest favorite: Cinnamon Scotcheroos shake things up
March 8, 2016
Northern Community Radio to air Gary Burger documentary
BEMIDJI—"Coming Home: the Gary Burger Story," an hourlong documentary about the life and times of Gary Burger, longtime local musician and the former front man of The Monks, will air on KAXE/KBXE-Northern Community Radio this weekend. The show will air at noon Saturday and at...
March 8, 2016 - 7:39pm
September 10, 2015
Home Free to perform holiday concert
BEMIDJI—The Minnesota country vocal band Home Free will perform a holiday show at the Sanford Center in Bemidji on Dec.
September 10, 2015 - 1:00pm
May 28, 2015
'Ballroom with a Twist' show rescheduled
BEMIDJI—The dancing and singing show "Ballroom with a Twist" scheduled for July 1 at the Sanford Center has been rescheduled to Nov.
May 28, 2015 - 11:06am
March 6, 2015
The arts equal dollars: Arts and cultural events have more than a $3 million impact in region
BEMIDJI -- Sheila Smith, executive director of Minnesota Citizens for the Arts, visited Bemidji on Thursday to deliver the news, something that those in the arts community already suspected: their creative efforts add to the economy. Smith spoke about the new survey, conducted by...
March 6, 2015 - 12:09pm
January 21, 2015
Gunsalus shines: Bemidji singer is successful in 'Idol' audition
BEMIDJI -- In the end, Courtney "Guns" Gunsalus had a million-watt smile to match her million-watt voice. The 24-year-old Bemidji singer earned...
January 21, 2015 - 11:51pm
December 11, 2014
Holiday music at Paul Bunyan Mall on Saturday
BEMIDJI -- The local chapter of National Association for Music Education and the BSU Department of Music will be providing holiday music from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday at the Paul Bunyan Mall, 1401 Paul Bunyan Drive NW. The event is sponsored by First National Bank of Bemidji. The...
December 11, 2014 - 5:01pm
April 23, 2014
Mark Schultz coming to the Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- Christian singer/songwriter Mark Schultz is coming to the Sanford Center. "An Evening with Mark Schultz" will be at 7 p.m. June...
April 23, 2014 - 1:01pm
April 17, 2014
Mixed feelings toward 'Fargo'
BEMIDJI -- Much of "Fargo" may take place in Bemidji, but that doesn't necessarily mean everyone in Bemidji embraces "Fargo." There were definitely...
April 17, 2014 - 10:35am
March 3, 2014
PIONEER PREVIEWS: BSO looks to celebrate with the Classics
“Classical Celebrations!” by Bemidji Symphony Orchestra will begin at 3 p.m. today at Bemidji High School. Violinist Everaldo Martinez of the Bismarck-Mandan Symphony Orchestra will be the guest artist. Martinez is in demand as an orchestral and chamber music...
March 3, 2014 - 11:26am
Drug overdose suspected in death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman
By Victoria Cavaliere and Chris Michaud NEW YORK, Feb 2 (Reuters) - Philip Seymour Hoffman, one of the leading actors of his generation and...
February 3, 2014 - 10:49am
November 18, 2013
Fake Bemidji cop cars cruise Calgary for ‘Fargo’ filming
By Erik Burgess Forum News Service
November 18, 2013 - 6:42pm
November 12, 2013
Red Green to perform at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- Canada's foremost handyman -- Red Green -- will perform in Bemidji on April 19 on his "How To Do Everything" tour, officials...
November 12, 2013 - 10:47am
November 8, 2013
Films finding foothold in Blackduck
Keeping the Blackduck Theater a family friendly business has been the goal for new owner Bob Mabe of Bemidji. Mabe has a large family of his own, so trying to maintain family oriented films and lower prices has been important. "I hope to keep the people coming in so we can keep those...
November 8, 2013 - 11:36am
September 18, 2013
Dave Matthews Band trumpeter to perform at BSU, Sanford Center
BEMIDJI — The Carl O. Thompson Memorial Concert at Bemidji State will feature a guest solo by Dave Matthews Band trumpeter Rashawn Ross...
September 18, 2013 - 10:29pm
August 28, 2013
Sanford Center aims to foster consistency; ‘We need people to support the building,’ executive director tells business community
BEMIDJI — Willie Nelson. The Band Perry. Kenny Rogers.
August 28, 2013 - 12:46am