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Julie Campbell Ringle Memorial Scholarship awarded
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ND 20-year-old from Turtle Mountain reservation graduates from Harvard
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Making a case for wood ticks
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make the last day of school a good day
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Bemidji is ‘Home Sweet Home’ for the birds
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Critical Race Theories: What are they all about?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Who is JFK?
First Friday at Watermark
Bemidji First Friday Art Walk gets new look
Hobo Nephew of Uncle Frank kicks off Bagley concert series
Ukulele Tour stops in Bemidji
Inside and out: Sculpture Walk returns to Bemidji
Public celebration at Big Bog
FISH TALES: Pam Johnson on Lake Winnie
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Warmer temps should lead to better bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: House sparrows and European starlings are hardy survivors
New upgrades at Norway Beach campgrounds
Torry's Van Benefit
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tanner left an indelible mark on many lives
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
Bursack: Dad needs help taking care of Mom but he won't allow it
GUEST EDITORIAL: Take a bigger view of what's underwater
April 16, 2017
Shoring up a stream: Angling group spearheads project to benefit Knife River steelhead
DULUTH — On a sunny March morning, the Knife River comes hustling around a shaded bend and emerges into full sunlight. It is far above...
April 16, 2017 - 4:29pm
Brad Dokken: Anglers catching, keeping big walleyes in Devils Lake Basin sparks annual spring debate
I'll never forget the first time I fished the Rainy River. The fishing was unlike anything I'd ever experienced. And while I've had the privilege...
April 16, 2017 - 2:26pm
April 9, 2017
Fishing guide prefers simpler, more direct tactics for Superior's big browns
BAYFIELD, Wis. — The parking lot at this boat launch near Bayfield on Lake Superior was half-filled with pickups and boat trailers on the...
April 9, 2017 - 8:45am
April 8, 2017
Al Lindner, DNR make the case for fee increases
ST. PAUL — An impending budget crunch at the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources could threaten state government support for outdoor...
April 8, 2017 - 3:36pm
April 7, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Area lakes in the process of losing their ice
The ice fishing season is over, and anglers are waiting for the ice to go out on the area lakes. The potholes, ponds and smaller bodies of water...
April 7, 2017 - 9:00am
April 2, 2017
Minnesota Legislature so far cool to outdoor fee increases
ST. PAUL — Despite lobbying by a coalition of Minnesota outdoors and environmental groups, Minnesota legislators have so far not included...
April 2, 2017 - 4:18pm
Crews hold Kamloops round-up on the French River
DULUTH — The image was one that could make an angler drool — nearly 400 rainbow trout flopping and splashing in the cold spring...
April 2, 2017 - 12:16pm
Study: Steelhead, Kamloops rainbows interbreeding on North Shore
DULUTH — First-year results from a steelhead genetics study on Minnesota's North Shore streams confirm that hybridization between steelhead...
April 2, 2017 - 11:14am
April 1, 2017
Heitkamp, others reintroduce Sportsmen's Act
WASHINGTON—Sen. Heidi Heitkamp, D-N.D., is among a bipartisan group of senators to reintroduce the Sportsmen's Act, which aims to promote...
April 1, 2017 - 12:20pm
March 31, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: It looks to be an early spring this year
The ice fishing season has come to an end for most anglers in the Bemidji area. A few anglers are still walking on the ice, but driving on the...
March 31, 2017 - 12:16pm
March 26, 2017
Professor weighs in on declining walleye stocks in Lake Winnipeg
Scott Forbes is a professor of biology at the University of Winnipeg who has been following changes in Lake Winnipeg's walleye population, the...
March 26, 2017 - 9:00am
Dokken: Having a blast with a fishing partner from the past
It's funny how people drift in and out of our lives sometimes. That's also true with hunting and fishing partners. I can think of a half-dozen...
March 26, 2017 - 8:49am
Cook: Late-ice lake trout prove cooperative
SAGANAGA LAKE, GUNFLINT TRAIL, Minn. — When you lean back in your chair and tilt your face to the sun, you can almost believe you're in...
March 26, 2017 - 6:00am
March 25, 2017
Back on the Brule
WISCONSIN'S BRULE RIVER — Brock Haugrud of Lake Nebagamon was beside himself with joy. He was standing knee-deep in the Brule River on...
March 25, 2017 - 8:37pm
March 19, 2017
Outdoor groups urge Minn. lawmakers to approve fee increases
DULUTH, Minn.—The time is now to increase hunting and fishing license fees, says a coalition of Minnesota hunting, fishing and environmental...
March 19, 2017 - 11:00am