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'This thing needs to conclude': Sessions says he understands frustrations with Mueller probe
Democratic Sen. Robert Menendez is 'severely admonished' by Ethics Committee
Federal judge appoints special master to review material seized from Trump lawyer
UPDATE: County sheriff issues evacuation order after Wisconsin refinery explosion
Body found near Minnesota River identified
Report: QB Mayfield expected to go No. 1 to Browns
Rockets close out Wolves with third-quarter surge
BASEBALL: Beavers, U-Mary capture comeback wins in split
SOFTBALL: Final inning outburst dooms BSU in sweep to UMD
GIRLS GOLF: Bemidji opens second in Moorhead
Virginia L. Pollard
Alfred James Benais
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
MASTER GARDENERS: Plant winter squash. . . for next winter!
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Pine to Prairie Fiber Arts Trail comes to area this weekend
BSO presents concert series finale Sunday
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Deer on the table: DNR holds Bemidji meeting on deer management
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Common sense actions can help keep the public safe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Commentary goes beyond theater of the absurd
Time to respond to reader feedback
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
April 22, 2018
Arts briefs, April 22
Pine to Prairie Fiber Arts Trail announce exhibits BEMIDJI—Members of the Pine to Prairie Fiber Arts Trail recently announced the third...
April 22, 2018 - 7:42am
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