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U of M system to shoulder cost of Miller award: Discrimination ruling has broad impact, experts say
Few holes found in state's voting: Audit confirms small numbers of illegal votes, suggests fixes
Secretary of state asks for $1.4M to strengthen voter registration
Board votes to submit new plan for Red River flood diversion project to Minnesota regulators
Minn. man gets 26 years for raping woman with disabilities
COLLEGE BASKETBALL: No. 16 seed UMBC ousts No. 1 Virginia in historic upset
UND's NCAA hopes alive but fading after NCHC Frozen Faceoff loss
BOYS BASKETBALL: For 44: Cass Lake-Bena punches state ticket with 66-53 win
Friday night NCAA roundup: Marshall thunders past Wichita State, gets first tournament win in program history
FOOTBALL: Beavers announce 2018 schedule
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Dennis Theodore Weber
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New Johns Lake produces yet another trophy muskie
CBS tentatively sets March 25 for airing '60 Minutes' interview with Stormy Daniels
Publicist for Matt Damon squashes rumor saying he was moving to Australia because of Trump
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Hubert de Givenchy, French clothing designer who transformed Audrey Hepburn into a style legend, dies at 91
Outdoor report: March fishing heating up on Lake of the Woods
Elk surveys mailed to 8,500 homes as Fond du Lac Band effort inches toward reintroduction
DNR to discuss Winnie changes
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Fish houses should be off by March 19
Snowmobiles, walleyes and fish of a lifetime on Lake of the Woods
Dennis & Joyce Sjoquist
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A Personal Note From Denny
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Enbridge seeks opportunities to work with tribes
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Commentary: An open letter to the kids who walked out of school Wednesday
Commentary: FDR's gun-control strategy: Tax 'em
March 3, 2018
AREA WRESTLING: Janssen second, Ubert fourth in Class A
ST. PAUL -- Blackduck/Cass Lake-Bena’s Trevor Janssen came close to a state title Saturday, but finished on the losing end of a 5-2 decision...
March 3, 2018 - 10:40pm
January 16, 2018
Northwest Minnesota Foundation receives grant to address child care shortage
BEMIDJI— The Northwest Minnesota Foundation recently was awarded a $90,000 grant from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic...
January 16, 2018 - 6:43pm
December 29, 2017
Father, son find work-life balance in ag banking
FOSSTON, Minn. — Same town, same bank, same last name. Different generations. Yes, Daniel Paulson and Ryan Paulson are father-son ag bankers....
December 29, 2017 - 1:03pm
December 3, 2017
Teen arrested for armed robbery at Fosston High School
FOSSTON, Minn. — A teenager was arrested for armed robbery Saturday in Fosston after allegedly using a knife to rob a group of four victims at the Fosston High School. Deputies from the Polk County Sheriff's Office received the initial report of a robbery at about 5 p.m., according...
December 3, 2017 - 5:19pm
Teen arrested after report of armed robbery at Fosston High School
FOSSTON, Minn.—A 16-year-old was arrested Saturday, Dec. 2, in connection to an armed robbery at a high school here. The Polk County Sheriff's Office said it received a report of an armed robbery with brandished knives at about 5 p.m. Saturday at Fosston High School. Responding...
December 3, 2017 - 3:37pm
November 5, 2017
Around the Arts, November 5
Book launch features Susan 'Sparky' Kedzie BEMIDJI—A book launch for local author and illustrator Susan "Sparky" Kedzie will be held Saturday, Nov. 11 at Rail River Folk School, 303 Railroad St. SW. The event will include a reading for her children's book "A Thousand Purring...
November 5, 2017 - 9:45am
July 28, 2017
‘The Dean’ makes waves in dentistry: Fosston dentist seeing success with innovative retainer
FOSSTON -- In the niche of dental retainers, Todd Sandwick is poised to make his mark.
July 28, 2017 - 4:42pm
June 8, 2017
Assistant Fosston fire chief dies in motorcycle crash
FOSSTON -- One of Fosston’s assistant fire chiefs died Wednesday after the motorcycle he was driving crashed. According to a Minnesota State...
June 8, 2017 - 4:11pm
April 26, 2017
IDEA Competition announces 2017 winners: Businesses from Bemidji, Fosston and Hubbard County take home $10,000
BEMIDJI—The IDEA Competition announced the three 2017 winners on Tuesday during the annual IDEA awards banquet held at the Beaux Arts Ballroom...
April 26, 2017 - 2:24pm
March 9, 2017
BOYS BASKETBALL: Fosston gets past Northome/Kelliher
BEMIDJI -- In the late 8A East quarterfinal game at BSU, Fosston used big games from Jesse Sather and Karsten Broadley to get out to a big lead and eventually advance with a 71-51 win over Northome/Kelliher. Sather, a senior, drained five three-pointers in the game to score a game-high...
March 9, 2017 - 10:44pm
March 8, 2017
IDEA Competition names finalists
BEMIDJI—The IDEA Competition has released its list of finalists for the 2017 edition of the annual award. The finalists are: Bare Cloth: Keila McCracken, Turtle River Bolton Bees: Chiara and Travis Bolton, Hubbard County DeanUltraThinRetainer: Todd Sandwick, Fosston Raptor Rack:...
March 8, 2017 - 8:00pm
January 31, 2017
Fosston man injured in Cass County crash
CASS COUNTY--A Fosston man suffered life-threatening injuries after the vehicle he was driving drifted into the path of another car Monday morning....
January 31, 2017 - 12:01pm
Snow, ‘bitter cold’ on its way early next week
BEMIDJI -- It might be a holiday weekend, but hazardous wintry weather isn’t taking a New Year’s break. The National Weather Service issued...
December 31, 2016 - 6:25pm
October 7, 2016
Minnesota House candidate faces small penalty for leaving disclaimers off yard signs, banners
FOSSTON, Minn. — A campaign finance complaint filed against state House candidate Mike Moore has resulted in a $350 penalty against the Democrat for not properly marking some of his campaign materials.
October 7, 2016 - 7:33pm
October 1, 2016
Coauette joins Essentia Health in Fosston, Bagley
FOSSTON—Physician assistant Grant Coauette has joined the Family Medicine Department at the Essentia Health-Fosston Clinic in Fosston, Minn. He will also care for patients at the Essentia Health-Bagley Clinic in Bagley. Coauette earned a master's degree in physician assistant...
October 1, 2016 - 7:45am