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N.Korea test-fires ballistic missile, appears to have failed
Minnesota man survives crash but is fatally hit trying to cross interstate afterward
North Dakota and Minnesota Bankruptcies
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NFL commissioner may consider marijuana for players' health reasons
Bird resigns as Pacers president of basketball operations
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Effects of Bradford trade on Vikings playing out in draft
Speedy ex-Gopher Myrick waiting for the call
Phyllis E. Neff
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
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Frances Eula Oslin
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Look at the brighter side of life
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: We must open our minds to diverse teachings
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: John's No. 1 List for Bemidji
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: What is that weed?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you know your Twins?
Minnesota offers filmmakers varied landscapes and cultural activity
Khloe Kardashian sued after sharing photo of herself on Instagram
ESPN layoffs: A list of which employees have been fired
'Expo'-sure to the arts: Group to host first-ever Arts Expo on Saturday
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Robins are always a delight of spring
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Snow won't impact progress of most fish spawning
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Growing beans from seed to harvest
Up a tree!
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Warm-up helps spawn, walleyes should be ready for opener
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Are you kidding me?
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A leader or a partisan pawn?
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
April 20, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: TEDxBemidji team thanks community
On behalf of the entire TEDxBemidji team, thank you to our community for your support and engagement in our inaugural event. It takes community,...
April 20, 2017 - 8:00am
March 30, 2017
Cakewalk! United Way holds annual cake decorating contest
BEMIDJI—The United Way of Bemidji Area held its 7th annual Piece of Cake! "Celebrity" Cake Decorating Contest and Auction on Thursday,...
March 30, 2017 - 6:20pm
March 27, 2017
Sanford Center operating loss more than expected for January-February
BEMIDJI—The Sanford Center had an operating loss of roughly $20,000 more than budgeted in the first two months of 2017. Data presented...
March 27, 2017 - 5:42pm
March 18, 2017
Hitting the bullseye: Young archers practice their skills at open shoot
BEMIDJI—The steady sound of arrows zipping through the air and striking targets was heard throughout the morning Saturday at the Beltrami...
March 18, 2017 - 3:28pm
March 16, 2017
Paddy and partying: Fun facts about St. Patrick's Day
Across the country, people will don green clothing today and make plans to imbibe some green beer or feast on bangers and mash (or, mistakenly,...
March 16, 2017 - 3:10pm
March 7, 2017
Former Norway Parliament member to speak at UND
GRAND FORKS -- A retired member of Norway’s Parliament will give a talk, “Norway, NATO and Trump,” Thursday at the University of North...
March 7, 2017 - 2:25pm
March 3, 2017
Beltrami Electric to hold district meetings
BEMIDJI -- Beltrami Electric Cooperative will hold district meetings in three of the cooperative’s districts whose directors are up for re-election....
March 3, 2017 - 11:57am
February 27, 2017
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb. 26
Ceramic works at Talley Gallery BEMIDJI—Recent work by six artists who have won McKnight Foundation Fellowships and Residencies will be...
February 27, 2017 - 4:10pm
February 26, 2017
SCOTTY ALLISON COLUMN: Work continues to build veterans home in Bemidji
The push continues to have a veterans home built in Bemidji. With strong support from local Minnesota Reps Matt Bliss and Matt Grossell and Sens Paul Utke and Justin Eichorn, there is renewed effort to make this a reality.
February 26, 2017 - 11:30am
LIBRARY CORNER: March is an eventful month at the library
The Master Gardeners return to the library on Thursdays in March to continue their Spring Gardening series. All of these presentations start...
February 26, 2017 - 10:45am
February 4, 2017
A day on the lake: Winterfest on Lake Bemidji draws a crowd (photos, video)
The fourth annual Winterfest on Lake Bemidji continued Saturday, right off the Hampton Inn & Suites and the DoubleTree by Hilton hotels. The...
February 4, 2017 - 5:34pm
January 31, 2017
Jump on in at Winterfest: Annual celebration this weekend; Polar Challenge added to festival lineup
BEMIDJI -- Each year, a new event has been added to the Winterfest on Lake Bemidji festival. And this year is no different. The fourth annual...
January 31, 2017 - 6:39pm
January 29, 2017
Evergreen to host 12th annual conference in March
BEMIDJI—Evergreen Youth and Family Services, a local nonprofit group, will host the 12th annual Evergreen conference in March at the Sanford Center. The conference will be held Thursday, March 23, and Friday, March 24.
January 29, 2017 - 9:23am
December 27, 2016
Family fun for the New Year: Variety of activities to be held downtown Saturday
BEMIDJI—Downtown Bemidji will be a happening place on Saturday—New Year's Eve—with a full schedule of family friendly events to fill the day. Different venues in downtown Bemidji and city parks will host different activities, according to event organizers. This is...
December 27, 2016 - 6:06pm
December 25, 2016
LIBRARY CORNER: Start the new year at the Library!
There is a lot going on this month at the Bemidji Public Library! (If you read this column, regularly, you're probably not surprised...) There will be programs for all ages, including the much-anticipated Snow Time to Read, learning opportunities and book clubs, and of course, lots...
December 25, 2016 - 8:53am