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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: Tips for catching eelpout
Forest Service to host land meeting
Fish, game and trapping licenses expire Tuesday
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
DNR urges caution on rapidly deteriorating ice
Letter to the Editor: Bliss thanks constituents for attending gathering
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The world is changing, so must we
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: BHS bands do Bemidji proud
Letter to the Editor: BHS bands are class acts
August 13, 2015
Faith briefs - Friday Aug. 14
Faith Lutheran Church hosts free corn feed BLACKDUCK—Faith Lutheran Church of Blackduck will host a free corn feed at 5 p.m. Saturday following the Backwoods Bash, at the Blackduck Wayside Rest and Park Gazebo. There will also be live music by the Battle Fingers. Christian...
August 13, 2015 - 7:01pm
July 23, 2015
Faith briefs - Friday July 27
Gospel Services at First Lutheran Church BEMIDJI—First Lutheran Church will host two Gospel Services this weekend. The first service will take place at 8:30 a.m. Sunday at the church, located at 900 Bemidji Ave. N, followed by the second service at 10 a.m. at the Beltrami County...
July 23, 2015 - 5:42pm
July 16, 2015
Faith briefs - Friday July 17
Christian Women's meeting on Monday BEMIDJI—The Christian Women's dinner and dessert meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Monday at the Minnesota Nice Cafe, 315 Irvine Ave. NW. Sue Doeden will introduce her newest book about honey, "Homemade with Honey," and will be selling copies...
July 16, 2015 - 5:19pm
July 2, 2015
Faith briefs - Friday July 3
Fellowship group to meet Saturday BEMIDJI—The meeting of the Bemidji Area Full Gospel Businessmen's Fellowship is scheduled at 7 a.m. Saturday at the Beltrami Electric community room, 4111 Technology Drive NW. Breakfast will be served. The guest speaker is Russ VerMulm from...
July 2, 2015 - 7:41pm
June 25, 2015
Faith briefs - Friday June 26
Public reading of New Testament set for weekend BLACKDUCK—Area churches will host a reading of the New Testament from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday at the Blackduck Wayside Rest. Anyone who would like to read, listen, pray or help is invited to attend...
June 25, 2015 - 6:04pm
May 14, 2015
Faith briefs - Friday May 15
Norwegian service scheduled at Aardahl Lutheran BEMIDJI—A Norwegian service will take place at 10 a.m. Sunday May 17 at Aardahl Lutheran Church, 2920 Van Buren Ave SE. The service will be presented in a combination of English and Norwegian, and there will be Norwegian goodies...
May 14, 2015 - 5:59pm
February 12, 2015
Faith briefs - Friday Feb. 13
Annual prophetic conference at Mt. Zion BEMIDJI -- The seventh annual prophetic conference will take place today through Sunday at Mt. Zion Church, 414 Lincoln Ave. SE. The conference will feature guest speakers Chuck Porta from Rams Horn Ministries in Eden Prairie, Minn., and Keith...
February 12, 2015 - 4:57pm
December 18, 2014
Faith briefs - Friday Dec. 19
Christmas play at Faith Baptist Church BEMIDJI -- "Can't Cancel Christmas," a Sunday School Christmas play, will take place at 6 p.m. Sunday at Faith Baptist Church, 2531 Roosevelt Road SE. Everyone is invited. Refreshments will be served following the play. Childcare will be available....
December 18, 2014 - 6:10pm
December 11, 2014
Faith briefs - Friday Dec. 12
Bemidji Aglow meeting Saturday BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Aglow will meet 10 a.m. to noon Saturday Dec. 13 in Beltrami Electric Co-op's Community Room, 4111 Technology Drive NW. Barb Juhnke will share on her involvement in "Project Lydia," for women in eastern Uganda. First Lutheran...
December 11, 2014 - 4:40pm
December 4, 2014
Faith briefs - Friday Dec. 5
Businessmen's fellowship meeting Saturday BEMIDJI -- The monthly meeting of the Full Gospel Businessmen's Fellowship America will be held at 7 a.m. Saturday in the community room of the Beltrami Electric, 4111 Technology Drive NW. The guest speaker will be Mike Bakke, who will share...
December 4, 2014 - 5:59pm
November 13, 2014
Faith briefs - Friday Nov. 14
Christian Women's luncheon meeting set BEMIDJI -- The Christian Women's luncheon meeting will take place at 1 p.m. Monday at the Peppercorn Restaurant, 1813 Paul Bunyan Drive NW. Featured this month will be Cindy Van Brunt and Carol Nelson from Grandma's Attic with ideas on how...
November 13, 2014 - 5:16pm
October 30, 2014
Faith briefs - Friday Oct. 31
"Pilgrim's Progress" showing today BEMIDJI -- The movie "Pilgrim's Progress" will be shown at 6:30 p.m. today at Ridgewood Baptist Church, 2795 15th St. NW. Childcare is available and refreshments will be served. For the trick or treaters, candy will be handed out in the foyer. For...
October 30, 2014 - 6:15pm
October 23, 2014
Faith Briefs for 10/24/2014
Annual BBQ rib dinner on Saturday BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Council Knights of Columbus will host their 13th annual BBQ rib dinner from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday at St. Philip’s Catholic Church, 702 Beltrami Ave. NW. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 5 to 12 and free...
October 23, 2014 - 6:52pm
Christian film opens Friday
BEMIDJI — A local homeschooling mother initiated an effort that led to a number of churches and ministries banding together to bring a new film to the Bemidji Theatre. “A Matter of Faith,” from filmmaker Rich Christiano, opens Friday in Bemidji. It tells the story of a Christian...
October 23, 2014 - 6:50pm
October 19, 2014
Amy's advice: 'Have fun, tell stories, laugh'
BEMIDJI -- Amy Grant wasn't sure she'd ever make another studio album. But then she signed with a new record company. It was a "catalog deal,"...
October 19, 2014 - 12:51am