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Pinetones donates to Bemidji Community Food Shelf
Schnabel donates to Carnegie Library preservation
Local students graduate from UND
At least one reportedly dead in Las Vegas strip shooting
Uber suspends self-driving car program after Arizona crash
Cook: Late-ice lake trout prove cooperative
Lake of the Woods boat ramp remains in limbo
Jacks kick off track season at Lions’ Invite
UMD's Toninato and Iafallo erase painful memory at Scheels Arena
Notre Dame upsets Gophers
Brent Alexander Reyes
Bonnie Jean Rubash
Brandon Michael Lindell
Richard James Opsahl
LIBRARY CORNER: Opportunities abound in April at the library
MASTER GARDENERS: Garden seed planning starts now
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Time for a love story
DELGADO COLUMN: Native American graves and repatriation protection emerge once again
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What about kids that don't want to learn?
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
Bemidji Symphony Orchestra presents 'Celtic Legends'
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The BWCA: Memories of a special place of pure, natural beauty
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Spring is here, and open water isn't too far behind
Catch-and-release walleye season for Mille Lacs Lake again this year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Reassess ice conditions every day and make safe decisions
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The white pasque flower and horned lark-- harbingers of spring
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Phillips: Everything changes when kindness enters the room
Minding our Elders: Feeling useful integral to emotional health
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
October 9, 2014
Religion briefs for 10/10/2014
Fall bazaar at Bethel Lutheran Church BEMIDJI — A fall bazaar, soup luncheon and bake sale will take place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Bethel Lutheran Church, 5232 Irvine Ave. NW. A soup luncheon will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. that includes three soups, warm bread,...
October 9, 2014 - 7:12pm
October 1, 2014
'Survivor' contestant to headline Christian Women retreat
BEMIDJI -- As Leslie Nease came to the moment when she was expected to bow before Buddha inside a 400-year-old Chinese temple, she turned and walked out. Nease was competing in 2007's "Survivor: China," the 15th season of a reality-TV series that places contestants in remote areas...
October 1, 2014 - 7:34pm
September 4, 2014
Reaching out to Bemidji: At annual outreach fair at Oak Hills, students meet with local agencies for volunteer opportunities
BEMIDJI -- Chelsea Brown stood beside her poster boards Thursday morning, happily conversing with college students as they approached her with...
September 4, 2014 - 11:27pm
August 23, 2014
CAIR holds interfaith dialogue in Bagley following religious tensions
BAGLEY -- After tense confrontations earlier this year between Christians and Muslims in Bagley, an interfaith dialogue there Saturday went off without incident. Saly Abd Alla, a civil rights attorney and panelist at the event, fought back tears when it ended as she thanked the...
August 23, 2014 - 11:04pm
July 18, 2014
Faith briefs - Friday July 18
"Ladies Nite Out" set for Monday BEMIDJI -- The "Ladies Nite Out" Christian Women's dinner meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Monday at Minnesota Nice Cafe, 315 Irvine Ave. NW. There will be flute music played by Roxane Kanani. Guest speaker Laurie Kimball will present a two-fold...
July 18, 2014 - 12:06am
May 6, 2014
Living on Purpose: Appetite for adventure drives ‘stay-at-home’ dad
Editor's note: "Living on purpose" is a monthly feature about Bemidji area residents who actively seek to create meaningful and fulfilling lives....
May 6, 2014 - 8:02pm
May 5, 2014
Bicycle tour will fight hunger
BEMIDJI -- A bicycle tour will begin here this week to raise awareness of and support for efforts to address hunger. The Hunger Ride: Feeding People, Feeding Souls is a regional ride that will begin Saturday in Bemidji and end May 16 in Moorhead, in tandem with the two-day annual...
May 5, 2014 - 10:15am
April 23, 2014
Mark Schultz coming to the Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- Christian singer/songwriter Mark Schultz is coming to the Sanford Center. "An Evening with Mark Schultz" will be at 7 p.m. June...
April 23, 2014 - 1:01pm
December 19, 2013
Faith Briefs for 12/20/2013
Christmas celebration set BEMIDJI — A special Christmas worship service will be take place at 6 p.m. Sunday at Bemidji Baptist Church, 2130 Paul Bunyan Drive SE. All are welcome and refreshments will be served following service. Call 751-9311 or visit www.BemidjiBaptist.com for...
December 19, 2013 - 4:57pm
November 21, 2013
Faith Briefs for 11-22-2013
Open house announced DEBS — Trinity Lutheran Church will host an open house for Pastor Jay and Carol Borchert from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Debs Community Center, 25053 Debs Road, Debs. The public is invited. Thanksgiving dinner set BEMIDJI — Bemidji Baptist Church will...
November 21, 2013 - 4:24pm
November 7, 2013
Faith Briefs for 11/08/2013
Bemidji area Aglow set BEMIDJI — The Bemidji area Aglow will meet at 10 a.m. to noon Saturday in the community room at Beltrami Electric, 4111 Technology Drive NW. The theme of the meeting is “giving thanks.” No childcare will be available. Call Sharon at 759-6994 for...
November 7, 2013 - 6:32pm