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Simon says: Be superior again. Voter turnout in Minnesota was high for many reasons
Individual health insurance premiums soar
Not a boy’s club: Women-owned businesses grow in U.S., North Dakota
Minnesota salons react to new health and safety rules
John Beargrease Sled Dog Marathon start returning to Lake County
FOOTBALL: After last-second loss to Sioux Falls, BSU ready for U-Mary
FOOTBALL: No. 6 Alexandria awaits BHS
Aerials compete in St. Paul
HOCKEY: Beaver women rally to top Syracuse
AREA FOOTBALL: Bagley beats Blackduck 49-0
Dorothy "Dot" Schocker
Susan Eileen Bessler
Alexander Carl (Shorty) Petersen
Dorothy Sunde Bishop
Ole "Buddie" Risland Sr.
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
Rock-solid restoration: New Knutson Dam near Pennington unveiled
DNR to sell 40 northern Minnesota land parcels
Lake Bemidji State Park youth, muzzleloader hunts
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Cooling water temperatures pool the fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
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
December 26, 2013
Woman dies in fire at SE Minn. trailer park
CALEDONIA, Minn. (AP) — Authorities in southeastern Minnesota say a fire broke out in a rural trailer park early Christmas morning, leaving one woman dead and two homes destroyed. The Caledonia volunteer fire department in Houston County was called to a trailer park Wednesday...
December 26, 2013 - 11:09am
December 17, 2013
Bemidji fire calls for Dec. 16-17
The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls on Monday: 12:21 p.m. Rollover without injuries on the 7100 block of Pete Lane NW. 2:23 p.m. Water line broke in home on 800 block of America Ave. 7:23 p.m. Brush fire on the 4200 block of Swiss Lane NW. 10:50 p.m. Medical...
December 17, 2013 - 6:44pm
December 16, 2013
Bemidji fire calls for Dec. 13-15
The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls on Friday: 5:40 p.m. Water flow on the 100 block of Beltrami Ave. The Bemidji Fire Department responded to the following calls on Saturday: 1:10 a.m. Water leak on the 2800 block of Ridgeway Ave. 11:04 a.m. Carbon...
December 16, 2013 - 12:50pm
December 10, 2013
UPDATE: Family IDs victims in Beltrami/Hubbard County line fire
HUBBARD COUNTY -- The victims in a home destroyed by fire Tuesday night have been identified. Phyllis Kleeb, 79, and her son Frank Kleeb,...
December 10, 2013 - 8:58pm
December 5, 2013
Body of child recovered in fire, 1 other missing
LUCAN, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say the remains of a child have been recovered from the scene of a farmhouse fire in the southwestern Minnesota. Another child remains missing. Two adults and several other children were able to escape the two-story house when fire broke out...
December 5, 2013 - 12:23pm
December 2, 2013
Fire destroys Beltrami County shop
LIBERTY TOWNSHIP -- A fire reported Sunday morning destroyed a shop in Liberty Township north of Bemidji. According to a press release from...
December 2, 2013 - 8:25am
November 26, 2013
Fire contained at Macy's at Minn.'s Ridgedale
MINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — Firefighters have contained a rooftop fire at Macy's department store at Ridgedale Mall in Minnetonka. Shoppers were evacuated after the fire broke out Tuesday morning in a construction area of the roof. The Star Tribune reports no one was hurt...
November 26, 2013 - 3:10pm
November 13, 2013
Fire reported in Nymore
The Bemidji Fire Department and Bemidji Police department responded to a sauna fire at 1028 Little Norway Ave. SE on Wednesday night. A neighbor reported seeing the fire about 8:12 p.m., according to scanner traffic. Firefighters were on-scene by 8:20 p.m. Responding officers reported...
November 13, 2013 - 9:01pm
2 dead after northern Minnesota house fire
BRAHAM, Minn. (AP) — Two people are dead after a house fire in northern Minnesota. Isanti (eye-SAN'-tee) County authorities were called to the fire in Braham (bram) just before noon Tuesday. A passer-by reported the house was "fully involved" in flames. Firefighters from...
November 13, 2013 - 1:55pm
September 25, 2013
Fire engulfs building at Oak Hills Bible camp (with video)
BEMIDJI — A fire ripped through the dining hall of Oak Hills Bible Camp in Bemidji on Wednesday afternoon. Oak Hills program director Brian...
September 25, 2013 - 6:22pm
May 22, 2013
Firefighters quickly extinguish a small house fire caused by a burning cigarette
BEMIDJI -- It took firefighters less than ten minutes to arrive at a home in Northern Township, quelling a fire there, and it was within an hour...
May 22, 2013 - 8:05pm
April 30, 2013
Police and fire report for April 30
Police Report The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls: Assault 4:12 a.m. Monday, 900 block of 30th Street Northwest. An assault was reported. 10:11 p.m. Saturday, 100 block of Gould Avenue Southeast. A 23-year old man was arrested on felony terroristic threats,...
April 30, 2013 - 12:34am
April 29, 2013
Burning wood pile ignites grass field
BEMIDJI — A permit-sanctioned burning of a wood pile spread to a grass field Monday afternoon. Crews from the Bemidji Fire Department were...
April 29, 2013 - 4:22pm
April 23, 2013
Police and fire report for April 23
Police Report The Bemidji Police Department responded to the following calls: Assault 10:55 p.m. Sunday, 100 block of Third Street Northwest. An assault was reported. 9:55 p.m. Sunday, 2900 block of Pine Ridge Avenue Northwest. A domestic assault was reported. A 21-year old man...
April 23, 2013 - 12:02am
April 10, 2013
Fargo woman dies from injuries suffered in apartment fire
FARGO – A Fargo woman has died from injuries suffered in an apartment fire Saturday that also killed her boyfriend. Angela Wentz, 42, had been in critical condition at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis since the fire at 925 Page Drive. She died between 7 and 8 p.m. Tuesday,...
April 10, 2013 - 9:22am