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HEADWATERS FILM FESTIVAL: Paul and Babe on the silver screen: Former Bemidji man shows documentary about the myths surrounding the folk heroes
Oil fire, spill training suggested at Duluth college
State probes elk deaths
On their way to CNAs
INDOOR FOOTBALL: After slow start, Axemen running back Kalokoh starting to crank it up
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Scanlan named USCHO national coach of the year
MEN'S HOCKEY: Former BSU defensman Prapavessis to sign with AHL Rochester
BASKETBALL: Bemidji hoops teams to move down to Class AAA
TRACK AND FIELD: Bagley/Fosston competes in the Paul Bunyan Classic
Russell Eugene Michalek
James "Jim" Earl Hannigan
Ervin A. Jacobson
Raymond A. Theisen
Roger R. Aamold
Blane Klemek: Ruffed grouse are the drummers of the woods
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: How best to protect the pollinators
John Eggers: The winter adventures of Simon and Simone
Patrick Guilfoile: Does finger length point to agreeableness?
MOLLY MIRON COLUMN: One of the most difficult, but most honored times of my career
Welcome to the 'Thunder' dome: Celtic Thunder to hit the stage Tuesday
Pioneer Previews: Oxcars on tap today
Art briefs - Sunday March 22
Art briefs - Sunday March 15
An extravaganza of guests: BSU, Headwaters to host variety of musicians this week
READER PHOTO: Sundog in the afternoon
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Don't give up on ice fishing season just yet
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Meltdown makes things tricky for ice anglers
Photo of the Day: Pussy Willows
Blane Klemek: The northern cardinal is indeed a popular bird
Gerhardson birthday celebration
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why Congress wrote that letter to Iran
Rick Jensen: Bibi reveals Obama’s hypocrisy
Bob Franken: No voting, voting no
Byron York: As calls for more foreign workers, Senate hears of displaced Americans
Tina Dupuy: The anarcho-GOP
June 13, 2013
Faith Briefs for June 14, 2013
Lakefront praise and worship planned BEMIDJI — A praise and worship get together 6 p.m. today at the Bemidji Lakefront Rotary pavilion. Tim Pomp will be leading the worship. If the weather is unfavorable, it will relocate to Destiny Fellowship Church. Ladies night out at...
June 13, 2013 - 4:23pm
May 23, 2013
Memorial Day service scheduled
BEMIDJI — The Buzzle Osterdalen Church will host a special Memorial Day service at noon on Sunday. There will also be a potluck dinner following a business meeting after the service. For details, call Marlys at 751-1996.
May 23, 2013 - 3:47pm
May 16, 2013
Faith Brief for May 17
Christian Women luncheon planned BEMIDJI — There is a Christian Women’s May Day luncheon meeting at 1 p.m. Monday at the Peppercorn Restaurant. Bob Paulson’s Scandinavian creations will be featured along with special music by Mary Ann Lewis. Isalde Grayman of Harvey, N.D.,...
May 16, 2013 - 2:59pm
May 9, 2013
Faith briefs for May 10
Bemidji Area Aglow meeting scheduled BEMIDJI — Bemidji Area Aglow will meet from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Beltrami Electric Co-op. There will be role playing scenarios, small group exercises and a film clip from Graham Cooke. No childcare will be available. For details,...
May 9, 2013 - 2:55pm
May 2, 2013
Faith briefs for May 3
Spring brunch planned at Our Savior KELLIHER — The annual spring brunch begins at 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 249 W Main St. The program will feature “The 23rd Psalm for Busy People.” The speaker is Rhonna Ferdig from the Blackduck area. There will...
May 2, 2013 - 3:46pm
April 25, 2013
Faith briefs for April 26
Concert set at Evangelical Free BEMIDJI – The Evangelical Free Church will present the church’s Adult and Handbell choirs at 6 p.m. Sunday at 115 Carr Lake Road SW. The concert will be followed by desserts in the church’s Outreach Center. The event is free and open to the...
April 25, 2013 - 3:05pm
April 11, 2013
Faith briefs for April 12
Christian Women’s luncheon planned BEMIDJI – The Christian Women group of Bemidji will host a luncheon meeting at 1 p.m. Monday at Peppercorn Restaurant. Phyllis Casinelli from ReStore will be the featured presenter. Suzanne Berg of Mound, Minn., will discuss the joy of her life’s...
April 11, 2013 - 3:27pm
April 8, 2013
Nebraska priest named next Fargo Diocese bishop
FARGO – Pope Francis today appointed Monsignor John Thomas Folda of Nebraska to be the next bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Fargo. The Holy See made the announcement at noon in Rome, or 5 a.m. Fargo time, according to diocese spokeswoman Tanya Watterud. The Fargo Diocese serves...
news / region
April 8, 2013 - 7:32am
April 4, 2013
Faith Brief for April 5
New Salem church plans sale April 14 TURTLE RIVER – There will be a rummage and bake sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 14 at New Salem Lutheran Church. There will be a $1 bag sale after 1 p.m. New Salem Lutheran is located at 7491 Island View Drive NE, 10 miles north on Highway...
April 4, 2013 - 2:43pm
March 28, 2013
Faith Briefs for March 29
Gospel bluegrass concert planned GUTHRIE – No Strings Attached, a gospel bluegrass band, will be performing at 2 p.m. April 6 at Malvik Lutheran Church, 27689 474th St., Guthrie. The seven-piece band plays old and new gospel music, old hymns and spiritual songs. Refreshments will...
news / local
March 28, 2013 - 7:10pm
March 13, 2013
Argentine Jorge Bergoglio elected Pope Francis
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Jorge Bergoglio of Argentina was elected pope Wednesday, becoming the first pontiff from the Americas and the first from outside Europe in more than a millennium. He chose the name Francis, associating himself with the humble 13th-century Italian preacher who...
March 13, 2013 - 4:33pm
Villanova's Vatican interns get view of history
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Talk about a baptism by fire: On the first day of Lauren Colegrove's journalism internship at Catholic News Service in Rome, the pope announced his resignation. The Villanova University junior thought she'd spend her first day filling out paperwork and undergoing...
March 13, 2013 - 9:25am
More black smoke: Cardinals don't agree on pope
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Cardinals remained divided over who should be pope on Wednesday after three rounds of voting, an indication that disagreements remain about the direction of the Catholic church following the upheaval unleashed by Pope Benedict XVI's surprise resignation. In the...
March 13, 2013 - 9:23am
March 12, 2013
Black smoke from chapel chimney: No pope yet
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Black smoke poured from the Sistine Chapel chimney on Tuesday, signaling that cardinals had failed on their first vote of the papal conclave to choose a new leader for the world's 1.2 billion Catholics and their troubled church. Surrounded by Michelangelo's imposing...
March 12, 2013 - 2:53pm
Cardinals celebrate Mass before entering conclave
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Cardinals heard a final appeal for unity Tuesday before sequestering themselves in the Sistine Chapel for the conclave to elect the next pope, as they celebrated Mass amid divisions and uncertainty over who will lead the 1.2 billion-strong Catholic Church and...
March 12, 2013 - 9:20am