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Knutson Dam Recreation Area temporarily closed
360 Manufacturing Center of Excellence lands large grant
Senior Surf computer training classes
Coauette joins Essentia Health in Fosston, Bagley
Commercial vehicle inspectors license recertification training
FOOTBALL: After last-second loss to Sioux Falls, BSU ready for U-Mary
FOOTBALL: No. 6 Alexandria awaits BHS
Aerials compete in St. Paul
HOCKEY: Beaver women rally to top Syracuse
AREA FOOTBALL: Bagley beats Blackduck 49-0
Dorothy "Dot" Schocker
Susan Eileen Bessler
Alexander Carl (Shorty) Petersen
Dorothy Sunde Bishop
Ole "Buddie" Risland Sr.
MASTER GARDENERS: What ate my potatoes?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Leave a legacy of words
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Sustainable health care: Returning to relationship-based practice
MASTER GARDENERS: Think about next year when it comes to garden debris
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Truth and Reconciliation: Water
Tigirlily to open for Justin Moore at Sanford Center
Monday Movie Report: Oscars Foreign Language Category adds first contenders
PATT RALL COLUMN: Fall is in the area, and in the theaters
BSO opens new season, 'Legends & Lore'
Justin Moore comes to Bemidji on Oct. 1
Rock-solid restoration: New Knutson Dam near Pennington unveiled
DNR to sell 40 northern Minnesota land parcels
Lake Bemidji State Park youth, muzzleloader hunts
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Cooling water temperatures pool the fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
MILESTONES: Cuperus-Howe engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The Salvation Army leader’s legacy lives on
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A flaw in implementation of dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Here’s a list of what Republicans believe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Two thoughts about the school dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Skoe needs to look out for our interests
April 19, 2016
Dinosaur exhibit coming to Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- The interactive exhibit Discover the Dinosaurs is coming to Bemidji, officials said Tuesday. The walk-through, interactive exhibit...
April 19, 2016 - 4:27pm
April 15, 2016
Walk/run on Sunday to raise awareness of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
BEMIDJI -- Students in BSU’s Department of Human Performance, Sport and Health are sponsoring a 4.9K Fun Walk/Run on Sunday to raise awareness of the consequences of consuming alcohol while pregnant. Registration for the 10 a.m. race begins at 9:30 a.m. at the American Indian Resource...
April 15, 2016 - 2:38pm
Beltrami Electric annual meeting Thursday
BEMIDJI -- Members of Beltrami Electric Cooperative are invited to attend the cooperative’s 76th annual meeting April 21 at Bemidji High School, 2900 Division St. W. Registration and dinner will begin at 5:30 p.m. with the meeting slated for 7 p.m., a release said.The agenda includes...
April 15, 2016 - 11:06am
March 14, 2016
‘Sometimes, weird things come looking for you’: Paranormal researcher visits the Bemidji Public Library
BEMIDJI -- A paranormal researcher on Monday visited the Bemidji Public Library to talk about a place where river monsters snatch swimming children,...
March 14, 2016 - 5:51pm
March 4, 2016
Easter Egg Hunt scheduled March 19 in Blackduck
The annual Blackduck Community Easter Egg Hunt will take place on Saturday, March 19 at the Good Samaritan, with registration at 9:15 a.m. in the Community Room. The hunt will begin at 9:30. Children ages 1-10 are welcome. The hunt will take place outdoors for ages 4-10 and indoors...
March 4, 2016 - 11:36am
March 3, 2016
American Girl club begins March 17
BEMIDJI -- The city of Bemidji Parks and Recreation Department will host an American Girl club from 3:30 to 5 p.m. Thursdays starting March 17 through May 5 at the Public Works Facility, 1351 Fifth St. NW.There will be crafts, games and snacks and participants are reminded to remember...
March 3, 2016 - 7:26pm
Annual 'Furr Bowl' event on April 10 in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Great River Rescue, formerly Beltrami Humane Society, will be hosting its annual "Furr Bowl" from 1 to 3 p.m. April 10 at the Bemidji Bowl, 3455 Laurel Drive NW.Cost is $25, which includes two hours of bowling, pizza, pop and the chance to win prizes, a release said. Participants...
March 3, 2016 - 7:24pm
‘Retro weekend’ at Buena Vista Ski Area
BEMIDJI -- Buena Vista Ski Area, located at 19600 Irvine Ave NW, will host a “Retro weekend” Saturday and Sunday. Attendees are encouraged to dress in retro clothes, and Buena Vista memorabilia will be on display in the chalet, a release said.Tubing hours are from noon to 6 p.m....
March 3, 2016 - 7:18pm
March 2, 2016
Get on your bike and ride: Fat bike riders gearing up for second annual rally Saturday
BEMIDJI—Larger than average bicycle tracks will be all over the snow, ice and slush Saturday as the second annual Northland Fat Bike Rally...
March 2, 2016 - 8:38pm
You can 'Fight the Frost' this weekend: Community event will bring inflatable games, carnival atmosphere to Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—Sure, spring is right around the corner. But it's not here yet. Luckily, families in the Bemidji area this weekend have an opportunity...
March 2, 2016 - 8:35pm
February 26, 2016
NMF presents work environment workshop
BEMIDJI—The Northwest Minnesota Foundation is delivering a program, Self-Defeating Habits of Otherwise Brilliant People, which is designed to help create a positive work environment. Through thousands of seemingly insignificant interactions, teams unknowingly create environments...
February 26, 2016 - 7:40pm
February 24, 2016
Registration open for United Way's Piece of Cake 'Celebrity' cake decorating contest
BEMIDJI—Registration is now open for the United Way's Sixth Annual Piece of Cake "Celebrity" Cake Decorating Contest and Auction, a fundraiser for the Backpack Buddies food pack program. The cake decorating contest and live auction is 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 31 at Marketplace...
February 24, 2016 - 5:57pm
February 16, 2016
Snow Week King and Queen at BHS
BEMIDJI -- Elias Straw and Cleo Weigle were named 2016 Snow Week King and Queen at Bemidji High School in a ceremony on Tuesday morning.
February 16, 2016 - 10:42am
February 14, 2016
Fun and frigid run: 5K Polar Challenge held in Bemidji
BEMIDJI—The 5K Polar Challenge was held Saturday on Lake Boulevard and Birchmont Drive Northeast. The race originally was scheduled for...
February 14, 2016 - 7:56am
February 6, 2016
Winterfest: Having a splash! (photo gallery, video)
The Third Annual Winterfest on Lake Bemidji was held Friday-Saturday. Events on Saturday included the Bemidji Jaycees BRRRmidji Plunge, the Curling...
February 6, 2016 - 5:33pm