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Weighing in on wages: Bemidji Chamber takes stance on state minimum wage debate
Faith Briefs for 12/20/2013
Judge: Lawsuit to reclaim Duluth casino money can go forward
Crime report for Dec. 18-19
BOYS BASKETBALL: Bemidji shows improvement but falls to East Grand Forks
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Bemidji topples previously undefeated International Falls 70-54
SKIING: BHS girls second, boys fourth at DL
BASKETBALL: Bemidji State men, women look to bounce back in final game of 2013
HOCKEY: Serratore commits to play for uncle at Air Force Academy
Jamie Allan Greene
J. Bruce Preece
Darwin David Smith Sr.
Judy Elizabeth Wind
Christmas and choirs: Music legend Kenny Rogers performs at the Sanford Center with a little help from student singers
‘Vent’ allows for voices: BHS teacher pens book about teenage angst
KISS, Nirvana among Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees
Musical, theater events still dominate the scene
A rebirth with an old-fashioned show
It's official: Bull elk is a Minnesota record
Paul Nelson: Dangerous ice conditions continue to pose problems for Bemidji area anlgers
Blane Klemek: Brrrrrr. How do wildlife do it?
Minnesota firearms deer harvest declines
Paul Nelson: Access to Bemidji area lakes difficult because of slush
Letter: Insurers are the ones making big profits
Letter: Christmas ‘angel’ spreading cheer in Bemidji
Jim Hightower: A ploy to dilute the Democratic party’s message
Diana West: Keeping holiday voices with us
Mark Dayton: Economic growth generates budget surplus
Marilyn Heltzer: Change is the name of the game
Ask a Trooper: Handicapped parking answers
Jason Ogaard: The technology of driving safe
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Patrick Guilfoile: To avoid dementia, learn a second language
October 26, 2012
Paul Ericsson: Concert will look back at the ’60s
I’ve always felt blessed to have been born in the 50’s and raised in the 60’s. And I suspect most people also look with pride to the decade that they lived during their formative years. At the time I lived in Connecticut and was able to attend the 1964 New York World’s Fair....
October 26, 2012 - 8:43pm
October 25, 2012
U.S. Army Field Band & Soldiers' Chorus performs in Bemidji
Staff Sgt. Jeremy Cady of North Branch, Minn., sings “Nessun Dorma” from the opera “Turandot” during Friday’s concert by the United States Army Field Band & Soldier’s Chorus. He was conducted by Major Dwayne Milburn, deputy commander. The concert, held at the Sanford...
October 25, 2012 - 11:33pm
Book is a promise fulfilled for Polly Keith Scotland
BEMIDJI – Some people know Polly Keith Scotland as the dental technician who does the annual cleaning and polishing of their teeth; others...
October 25, 2012 - 12:54am
October 24, 2012
'Out of the Hat' on stage Saturday night
The creative “Out of the Hat VII” will be performed at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Paul Bunyan Playhouse. There will be six short comedies with...
October 24, 2012 - 12:09am
Residents join Army Field Band for free concert at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI – For three of the invited participants in Thursday night’s U. S. Army Field Band and Soldiers’ Chorus concert at the Sanford Center,...
October 24, 2012 - 12:05am
October 19, 2012
Multiple productions for local playwrights
BEMIDJI — Abbey Ferrier and Roy C. Booth have announced that their one-act zombie comedy, “Marriage...After Death,” will be performed by the Kenai Performers of Soldotna, Alaska; The Grove School of Cherry Valley, Calif.; and the Twin River High School in Genoa, Neb., in late...
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October 19, 2012 - 7:41pm
October 18, 2012
Studio Cruise joins artists, patrons
BEMIDJI – It only took a couple of years from the initial idea of Gayle Quistgard and Cindy Habedank of VisitBemidji to become reality because...
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October 18, 2012 - 11:43pm
October 17, 2012
Studio Cruise: Pottery, family come full circle for Boock
BEMIDJI – Josh Boock speaks about the guidance of his father, Ron Boock, during his formative years as the core reason why he is a potter today....
October 17, 2012 - 11:29pm
October 12, 2012
Booth to have stories in two anthologies
Bemidji native Roy C. Booth will have three short stories published in two upcoming anthologies from Scarlett River Press of Lindsay, Ontario. A continuation of the introduction from the 1865 classic “The Book of Werewolves,” “Sabine Baring-Gould and the Werewolf” will be...
October 12, 2012 - 7:35pm
‘Diaphanous’ cover artist wins award
BRIGHTON, England —Daniele Serra has won the 2012 British Fantasy Award for Best Artist. He was the cover artist for the book “Diaphanous” by Roy C. Booth of Bemidji and R. Thomas Riley of Minot, N.D. The 2012 British Fantasy Awards were presented Sept. 30 at Fantasy Con by...
October 12, 2012 - 7:17pm
October 9, 2012
First City of Arts Studio Cruise: Artist’s work shares the story within
BEMIDJI — Marley Kaul is hoping that when people come to visit his studio during the First City of Arts Studio Cruise, they will come in close and examine the brush strokes and the colors and try to discover the story within. I am anticipating bright sunny days during the Studio...
October 9, 2012 - 8:55pm
Prime Time: Marilyn Heltzer: Remembering the headliners beloved from a distance
Steve Jobs. Nora Ephron, Marvin Hamlisch, Andy Williams. All of them have left this earth. The death of each was noted in major newspapers and on TV news programs. All touched my life from a distance, from the heights of fame that they achieved. Strangely enough, I mourned each of...
October 9, 2012 - 12:12am
October 5, 2012
Drummers prepare for Saturday concert
When the call went out to the community for a chance to learn African and Japanese drumming from Adam Mason, members of the community and students...
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October 5, 2012 - 3:06am
A school for the arts: Hoff dreams to turn Nary School into hub for arts, education
BEMIDJI – Upon entering the ground floor of the Nary School, it is obvious that this is a space well used by the people of Helga Township....
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October 5, 2012 - 3:02am
October 1, 2012
Musicians haven't been notified of lockout
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Orchestra musicians have not been notified of a lockout by management, but that could change. Orchestra management and musicians failed to reach a new contract agreement during negotiations Sunday. And no new talks are scheduled. Management said last...
October 1, 2012 - 8:50am