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Sanford Center to host rodeo in October
EDUCATION: Gene Dillon Elementary utilities decision may hinge on county road plans
Obama avoids pipeline comment but urges tribal sovereignty
Bemidji man sentenced for criminal vehicular homicide
Stepping up to help the Shields: Nonprofit works to equip local officers
37th Annual Paul Bunyan Stampede cut short by rain (PHOTO GALLERY)
FOOTBALL: Beavers can’t complete thrilling comeback after failed conversion
VOLLEYBALL: BSU swept by Concordia
WOMEN'S GOLF: Beavers in 10th place in Marshall
BHS swimmers take second at home invite
Joanie Brune Anywaush
Maurice W. Johnson
Karel Allison Knutson
Joannie Brune Anywaush
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
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Let’s not sell our students short
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
Watermark names gallery for Marley and Sandy Kaul
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
March 30, 2012
What would $540 million buy? Mega Millions lottery prize largest in history
BEMIDJI - It's hard to even begin to comprehend winning $540 million in tonight's Mega Millions jackpot, and especially to imagine what one would spend it on, but let's try. The median household income of Minnesotan families is $57,243, which means the winner of tonight's jackpot...
March 30, 2012 - 12:00am
March 21, 2012
Hibbing, Minn., college instructor to host live radio show in Bemidji to support new independent non-profit radio station in town
BEMIDJI - In the early days of television, many families would sit in front of the television and watch their favorite comedies, dramas, mysteries...
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am
March 20, 2012
Carnegie spared: Supporters allowed time to raise funds to preserve Bemidji's historic library
Rarely, the Bemidji City Council will receive a smattering of applause after making a decision. On Monday, following a surprisingly unanimous...
March 20, 2012 - 12:00am
March 8, 2012
UPDATED: Cohasset woman, 44, pinned by vehicle while changing tire near Remer, Minn.
A 44-year-old woman was airlifted to a Duluth hospital Wednesday after her vehicle fell on her while she attempted to change a tire near Remer. The incident was reported at 6:10 p.m. According to the Minnesota State Patrol out of Virginia: Wendy S. Waisanen was parked on the side...
March 8, 2012 - 7:58am
Bemidji, Minn., graduate to appear on popular TV quiz show 'Jeopardy' Friday
Galen Benshoof is a self-proclaimed trivia buff who will compete on trivia's biggest stage. Benshoof, a 2001 Bemidji High School graduate, will...
March 8, 2012 - 12:00am
March 7, 2012
Tree stand displayed as testimony continues in north-central Minnesota manslaughter trial
BAGLEY - Silence filled the room as each of the 13 jurors filed into the former courtroom in the Clearwater County Courthouse Tuesday for an...
March 7, 2012 - 12:00am
March 6, 2012
Trial starts for man accused in hunter's death in north-central Minnesota's Clearwater County
Bagley - The conduct of a north-central Minnesota man with a bad temper is what caused a tree stand to fall while a hunter was sitting in it, causing the hunter to sustain injuries that ultimately led to the hunter's death, a prosecutor said as Kevin McCormick's manslaughter trial...
March 6, 2012 - 12:00am
March 2, 2012
Sen. Franken: Shuttering mail proccessing centers hurts businesses, families
Shuttering post offices and mail processing centers across Minnesota, including the sorting center in Bemidji, could lead to the end of the U.S. Postal Service, Sen. Al Franken said Thursday. The Minnesota Democrat, on a conference call with reporters, said closing 117 post offices...
March 2, 2012 - 12:00am
March 1, 2012
Final Native Mob defendant arrested
The lone at-large defendant wanted in connection to federal charges filed against the Native Mob has been arrested. Eric Lee Bower, 23, of White Earth, Minn., was arrested today in Minneapolis, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office in Minneapolis. The Native Mob, a well-structured,...
March 1, 2012 - 4:02pm
February 28, 2012
Bemidji angler catches state-record eelpout
Lake of the Woods, 4:30 a.m. and a hook baited with three fat head minnows could only mean one thing - eelpout fishing. Aaron Guthrie of Bemidji...
February 28, 2012 - 12:00am
February 17, 2012
Allegiant eyes Bemidji as potential air hub; could lead to direct flight to Las Vegas
Allegiant Airlines and the Bemidji Regional Airport are in "very preliminary discussions" with one another about whether non-stop service between Bemidji and Las Vegas is possible. Harold Van Leeuwen Jr., the airport manager, said in an email that he expects to know more by the end...
February 17, 2012 - 12:28am
February 7, 2012
Weekend stabbing leads to second-degree murder charge against Longville, Minn., man
A 23-year-old Longville, Minn., man faces second-degree intentional murder after a Walker man died from stab wounds this past weekend. Frank Jessie LaRose appeared Tuesday on the charge in Cass County District Court, where a judge set bail at $500,000 with conditions. A criminal...
February 7, 2012 - 11:34am
Dog owner remains confined pending commitment hearing
Carol Schmidt, the 63-year-old woman who had more than 100 dogs removed from her property near Bemidji two weeks ago, will remain at a behavioral health hospital pending her commitment hearing scheduled for Friday. According to the court proceedings from a hearing held last Friday,...
February 7, 2012 - 12:00am
February 6, 2012
Minnesota woman, accused of running over husband with van, faces premeditated murder for his death 18 months ago
A 61-year-old Garrison, Minn., woman faces first-degree premeditated murder and two other charges after her husband was run over by a vehicle nearly 18 months ago. A Cass County grand jury indicted Helene Teresa Mitchell-Abraham last week. She made her first appearance Monday on...
February 6, 2012 - 3:38pm
February 3, 2012
Schedule set for Santorum visit to Bemidji, Minn.
BEMIDJI, Minn. - Presidential candidate Rick Santorum plans to attend a pancake breakfast Sunday before visiting Bemidji Woolen Mills and giving a campaign speech. According to an email from Santorum's campaign, the former Pennsylvania senator will visit the St. Philip's Catholic...
February 3, 2012 - 12:00am