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Cresting Cedar River putting pressure on Cedar Rapids storm sewer system
Stenehjem gives Dakota Access 30 days to explain land purchase: Compliance with state’s anti-corporate farming law in question
2 dead after three-vehicle crash on Interstate 94
Minnesota drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer as nearby states have similar odds
Brady's new ride: Make-A-Wish donates ATV to Bemidji teen
SWIMMING: BHS girls race past Park Rapids
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji runs away with 3-0 sweep
TrekNorth soccer ties W-H-A
SOCCER: BSU falls in overtime
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Dorothy "Dot" Schocker
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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
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
PAUL NELSON: Fall cooldown continues for peak fishing
Zebra mussels confirmed in 4 more Minnesota lakes
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Full moons and fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Chrysanthemums can fit with any garden
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
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
March 12, 2013 - 9:20am
March 1, 2013
Bemidji Area Aglow hosts potluck March 9
BEMIDJI – The Bemidji Area Aglow will meet from 10 a.m. to noon March 9 at Beltrami Electric. Kay Juhnke will be the featured speaker. There will be a potluck following the meeting. Participants are asked to bring a dish to share if they wish. For details, call Sharon at 759-6994....
March 1, 2013 - 10:31am
February 28, 2013
Benedict becomes 1st pope in 600 years to resign
CASTEL GANDOLFO, Italy (AP) — Benedict XVI left the Catholic Church in unprecedented limbo Thursday as he became the first pope in 600 years...
February 28, 2013 - 5:20pm
February 27, 2013
Walt Scott, former peace activist and pastor, dies
GRAND FORKS, N.D. - Sometime in the mid-1970s, the Rev. Walter Scott walked into the federal building in downtown Grand Forks, sat down and refused to leave. The Herald’s Ryan Bakken, then a junior sports writer, was tapped to go find out why. Forty-some years later, he doesn’t...
February 27, 2013 - 10:12am
February 11, 2013
Pope to resign Feb. 28, says he's too infirm
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Benedict XVI announced Monday that he would resign on Feb. 28 because he was simply too infirm to carry on — the...
February 11, 2013 - 7:08am