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Study: Immigrants make up growing part of workforce, tax base of ND, Minnesota
Pipe rolls off truck, killing worker on Minnesota highway project
Devils Lake angler catches potential world record white bass
Sanford Bemidji reports four 'adverse health events' for year
Sunday liquor sales, banned since statehood, inches forward in Minnesota
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Wild's Graovac focused on proving he belongs
HITTINGER COLUMN: MacNaughton Cup important, but just first step for BSU
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Beaver men draw defending national champs Augustana in first round
Benjamin L. Kimbro, Sr.
Margaret Ann Perkins
Anita "Neen" R. Lilliquist
Darwin Duane Maxwell
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A story of guns and Carroll Shiff
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Minnesota's majestic trumpeter swans
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Paying homage to great Indigenous civil rights leaders, activists and scholars
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why Black History Month?
PRIME TIME: Why keep an old high school letter jacket?
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
PATT RALL COLUMN: Are the stars out tonight?
BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
Recital featuring BSU's Carlson set for Feb. 24
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: "La La Land" likely to sweep tech, musical categories on Oscar night
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
FISH TALES: Adrian Dunn
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Fishing continues to be spotty for most species
Outdoors notebook: Turn In Poachers to hold banquet in Bemidji
Gary and Patty Groslie
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
Phillips: Dealing with difficult people easier with kindness
June 7, 2016
PAUL BUNYAN PLAYHOUSE: ‘Altar’ed states of funny: ‘Altar Boyz’ opens Paul Bunyan Playhouse’s 66th season
BEMIDJI -- It is opening night for the Paul Bunyan Playhouse’s 66th summer season of professional theater -- and the audience is certain to...
June 7, 2016 - 8:45pm
June 6, 2016
PATT RALL COLUMN: Books, books, books. . . and more books
We are just back from a visit back East to visit family and friends and it was exhilarating and restful at the same time. This is the first column covering the visit and notes I have saved from several books on the advice of a former editor. The advice being: some stories require...
June 6, 2016 - 10:19am
April 22, 2016
AIRC at BSU starts Native Music Showcase: First event is Thursday featuring Thomas X, Sonny Johnson and Corey Medina
BEMIDJI -- The American Indian Resource Center at BSU is starting a Native Music Showcase. The first event will be at 7 p.m. Thursday in the...
April 22, 2016 - 7:44pm
April 18, 2016
Patt Rall: The newest theater company in the area
Just a few years ago, Wayne Hoff and his sister, Olivia, started a project that would bring back the glory days of the Nary School, Helga Township—when...
April 18, 2016 - 3:41pm
April 11, 2016
Patt Rall: Theater choices abound in Bemidji
There are two family friendly musicals coming up—and one play that will be "adults only please," according to the director of the Exciting...
April 11, 2016 - 9:44pm
March 31, 2016
“Enchanted Sleeping Beauty” to debut next week
BEMIDJI -- The “Enchanted Sleeping Beauty,” based on the story by Brothers Grimm, will be on stage at 7:30 p.m. April 8-9, April 15-16 and...
March 31, 2016 - 6:35pm
March 27, 2016
Matthew Liedke Column: Crowdfunding giving an important kick start to filmmaking
When a person goes to a film festival, it’s expected to hear the phrases “movie,” “camera” and “director.” When I was at the Fargo...
March 27, 2016 - 12:44am
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...
March 8, 2016 - 7:23pm
March 6, 2016
Joe Froemming Column: Nostalgia ramped up to 11 on ‘Fuller House’
My patience and sanity were pushed to the test last week, when my buddy Joe Brown (sports editor at the Red Wing Republican Eagle) and I embarked on a week-long run on my blog with reviews of “Fuller House” — the Netflix revival of the 90s sitcom “Full House.” It was fun,...
March 6, 2016 - 12:06am
Matthew Liedke Column: How the Academy can push ratings back up after an eight-year low
About 34.4 million people tuned in for the 88th Academy Awards last week, according to Deadline Hollywood. Unfortunately, that number marked...
March 6, 2016 - 12:01am
March 1, 2016
Ole and Lena return to Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- “Ole and Lena's 50th Wedding Anniversary and Vow Renewal” will be performing at 2 p.m. Nov. 20 in the ballroom at the Sanford Center in Bemidji.Doors will open at 1 p.m. With the small southeastern Minnesota town of Potsdam as Ole and Lena’s hometown, the loveable,...
March 1, 2016 - 7:23pm
February 22, 2016
Beatles tribute show to play Bemidji in April
BEMIDJI -- “1964, The Tribute” a Beatles tribute band will perform at the Sanford Center in Bemidji on April 29. The band has been called the “Best Beatles Show on Earth,” according to a press release, and the show will be celebrating the 50th anniversary of The Beatles’...
February 22, 2016 - 8:13pm
February 7, 2016
Matthew Liedke Column: DiCaprio recent win streak signals Oscar on the horizon
Feb. 27, 2005, Feb. 27, 2007 and March 2, 2014. All days where Leonardo DiCaprio lost the Academy Award for Best Actor. That streak is about...
February 7, 2016 - 12:20am
February 1, 2016
Comedian Ralphie May to perform in Bemidji
BEMIDJI—Comedian Ralphie May will perform in Bemidji in April. The nationally known comic will take the stage at 7 p.m. April 9 at the...
February 1, 2016 - 1:43pm
January 31, 2016
Patt Rall Column: Romance is in the air this month
With Valentine’s Day only two weeks away, the Bagley Area Arts Collaborative will be celebrating “A Classic Valentine’s Musical Dinner”...
January 31, 2016 - 12:25am