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Pickup goes through Lake Irving ice
Crime report for Dec. 19
Bemidji fire calls for Dec. 19
Daily arrests for Dec. 19-20
BOYS BASKETBALL: Bemidji shows improvement but falls to East Grand Forks
COLLEGE HOCKEY: WCHA commissioner Bruce McLeod to retire at end of 2013-14 season
Reports: Twins agree to deal with catcher Kurt Suzuki
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Bemidji topples previously undefeated International Falls 70-54
SKIING: BHS girls second, boys fourth at DL
Jamie Allan Greene
J. Bruce Preece
Darwin David Smith Sr.
Judy Elizabeth Wind
Christmas and choirs: Music legend Kenny Rogers performs at the Sanford Center with a little help from student singers
‘Vent’ allows for voices: BHS teacher pens book about teenage angst
KISS, Nirvana among Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees
Musical, theater events still dominate the scene
A rebirth with an old-fashioned show
It's official: Bull elk is a Minnesota record
Paul Nelson: Dangerous ice conditions continue to pose problems for Bemidji area anlgers
Blane Klemek: Brrrrrr. How do wildlife do it?
Minnesota firearms deer harvest declines
Paul Nelson: Access to Bemidji area lakes difficult because of slush
Letter: Insurers are the ones making big profits
Letter: Christmas ‘angel’ spreading cheer in Bemidji
Jim Hightower: A ploy to dilute the Democratic party’s message
Diana West: Keeping holiday voices with us
Mark Dayton: Economic growth generates budget surplus
Marilyn Heltzer: Change is the name of the game
Ask a Trooper: Handicapped parking answers
Jason Ogaard: The technology of driving safe
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Patrick Guilfoile: To avoid dementia, learn a second language
October 26, 2013
Tom Saxhaug: It’s time to level the playing field
Millions of Americans nationwide directly or indirectly depend on the forest products industry to support their livelihoods. In rural areas in particular, timber serves as the backbone of the community, providing jobs and revenues for families, business, and much needed services....
opinion / commentary
October 26, 2013 - 11:30pm
March 16, 2013
Forestry issues heading to state Capitol
BEMIDJI – A local group representing the forestry industry and business groups will travel to the state Legislature next week to discuss issues...
news / business
March 16, 2013 - 1:20am
November 18, 2012
Michigan firm buys Ainsworth mill, perhaps for bioenergy
By Tom Robertson MPR News 91.3FM Bemidji, Minn. — There may be hope for the shuttered Ainsworth lumber mill in Grand Rapids, which closed three years ago, a victim of the housing market crash and the Great Recession. The J.M. Longyear company of Marquette, Mich., has signed a purchase...
news / business
November 18, 2012 - 12:24am
November 1, 2012
Russian delegates meet with local forestry professionals
BEMIDJI – Forest practices here are similar to those in Russia, despite nearly 1,000 miles separating the two regions, experts learned Thursday in Bemidji. Five local forestry professionals met in a roundtable discussion with five visiting Russian delegates at Northwest Technical...
news / local
November 1, 2012 - 12:42am
February 15, 2012
New state forester was parks, trails official
Minnesota has a new state forester, but it's not someone new to the state's forests. Forrest Boe, a 29-year veteran of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, was named director of the DNR's forestry division on Monday.
news / / outdoors
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
February 14, 2012
New Minnesota state forester was parks and trails official
Minnesota has a new state forester, but it's not someone new to the state's forests. Forrest Boe, a 29-year veteran of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, was named director of the DNR's forestry division on Monday. Boe most recently served as the deputy director of the...
outdoors / news /
February 14, 2012 - 7:50am
November 25, 2011
Superior National Forest supervisor plans retirement
Jim Sanders, who guided the Superior National Forest through 15 sometimes tumultuous years, has announced he will retire at the end of December. Sanders, 58, is the longest-serving supervisor in the storied 102-year history of the more than 2 million acre forest that covers much...
November 25, 2011 - 6:57am
November 8, 2011
Minnesota DNR shakes up forestry department with transfers
The state's top two foresters were removed from their jobs last month in a major shakeup at the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. DNR...
November 8, 2011 - 8:00am