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Indian Affairs Council schedules Bemidji listening session
Truckers, hay wanted to help aid drought-stricken livestock producers in region
Crime report for Aug. 17
Regional, U.S. background checks for guns down from last year, up historically
New Beavers move in
Schatz excited for three-night Outlaws run in North Dakota
VOLLEYBALL: BSU boasts nine newcomers entering 2017 season
Twins split doubleheader with Indians
Twins OF Grossman fractures thumb
Vikings' rebuilt offensive line off to a familiar start
Michael Aaron Johnson
Anna "Ann" Prince
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Richard Arnold Peterson
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
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Library Corner column: Library offers up something for all ages
'Super Troopers 2' lands spring 2018 release date
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Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Mississippi Music moves indoors on Wednesday
Around the Arts, August 13
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
Letter to the Editor: Racism isn't somewhere else or in the past
Letter to the Editor: This was evil in the purest form
3 easy ways to view the eclipse while protecting your eyes
Comparing wine aficionados Thomas Jefferson and Winston Churchill
Local produce star of this potato salad
December 16, 2015
Horace May students ‘Pay it Forward’ for teachers: Fifth-graders raise money for family with granddaughter in Milwaukee hospital
BEMIDJI -- Fifth-graders at Horace May Elementary agreed not to exchange gifts this year. At least not the kind you wrap and ribbon. The suggested $3 spending limit usually meant a swapping of cheap toys that broke after a week. So Lisa Vind asked her class if they would donate to...
December 16, 2015 - 6:18pm
December 11, 2015
Stuff the Squad: Leech Lake Tribal Police host needs drive for homeless
CASS LAKE -- The Leech Lake Tribal Police Department partnered with the Leech Lake Housing Authority Friday to host its annual “Stuff a Squad”...
December 11, 2015 - 9:28pm
December 7, 2015
Benefit for Everly Peterson and family on Sunday
BEMIDJI -- A benefit for Everly Peterson, daughter of Erin and Brody Peterson, will take place from 3 to 6 p.m. Dec. 13 at the Eagles Club, 1270 Neilson Ave. SE. The benefit will include a pasta dinner, silent auction and raffle.Everly was born on Sept. 22 weighing 7 pounds, 10 ounces...
December 7, 2015 - 8:46pm
November 18, 2015
Time to get stuffed: Stuff A Truck campaign looks for 25,000 pounds of food
BEMIDJI -- The goal is 25,000 for year No. 24. The 24th annual Stuff A Truck campaign started Nov. 2 as area students started stocking classrooms...
November 18, 2015 - 7:49pm
September 11, 2015
Desserts by Design is back
BEMIDJI—Desserts by Design: Savory and Sweet Edition 2015, a fundraiser for the Bemidji Symphony Orchestra is planned for 6 p.m. Sept....
September 11, 2015 - 5:15pm
September 5, 2015
Booya Fall Fundraiser scheduled
HACKENSACK -- The Booya Fall Fundraiser for Faith in Action will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. Sept. 19 at Union Church in Hackensack. Booya, a rich stew, slow-cooked overnight in a cauldron with several kinds of meats and vegetables will be served along with Linnea’s Organic Sourdough...
September 5, 2015 - 8:25pm
August 16, 2015
Benefit for Bob and Kim Andree
BAGLEY -- A fundraiser benefit for Bob and Kim Andree will take place from 1 to 6 p.m. Aug. 22 at the Bagley American Legion, 112 Main Ave. N in Bagley. In 2012, Bob was riding a 4-wheeler and came across a few trees on the trail. While attempting to remove a tree, another one came...
August 16, 2015 - 12:30am
August 12, 2015
Benefit for Shane 'Mac' Yates set for Sunday
BEMIDJI -- A spaghetti dinner benefit for Shane “Mac” Yates will take place at 4 p.m. Sunday at the Bemidji Eagles Club, 1270 Neilson Ave. SE. The benefit will include both a raffle and a silent auction. Cost is $6 for adults and $4 for children younger than 12 years of age....
August 12, 2015 - 6:10pm
United Way wine, beer tasting fundraiser Thursday night
BEMIDJI -- The United Way of Bemidji Area’s Annual Wine and Beer Tasting Gala is from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Ruttger’s Birchmont Lodge. A special selection of wines and beers have been chosen and will be available to sample courtesy of Beehive Liquors, Bemidji Brewing Co.,...
August 12, 2015 - 6:06pm
July 1, 2015
United Way of Bemidji invests $300,000 in local programs
BEMIDJI -- A total of 28 local nonprofit agencies and programs will receive $300,000 in investments through the United Way of Bemidji Area’s annual Community Campaign. The investment into the Bemidji area focuses on education, income and health, according to a release Wednesday...
July 1, 2015 - 6:52pm
June 12, 2015
Ready to Restore: New manager wants to promote business that helps fund Habitat for Humanity
BEMIDJI -- On the job for a few months, Danny O’Sullivan said he has high hopes for the future of the Northwoods Habitat for Humanity Restore....
June 12, 2015 - 7:18pm
May 9, 2015
Local musician Murray records new album; hosts Kickstarter campaign
BEMIDJI—Local musician Shannon Murray is recording a new new album entitled "Collecting Anchors." It is a full-length album, accompanied...
May 9, 2015 - 5:22pm
May 4, 2015
More than 200 Walk for MS
BEMIDJI -- The 21st annual Walk for MS was held Saturday morning in the Ted Gillett Recreation Center at BSU. More than 200 walkers participated...
May 4, 2015 - 11:50am
May 3, 2015
Babe City Rollers host bout to benefit Humane Society
Bemidji's Babe City Rollers flat track roller derby league hosted the Cedar Rapids Rollergirls on April 25 for at the Bemidji Curling Club. Ticket...
May 3, 2015 - 12:58am
Fundraiser dinner held for Isaac Londo family
The Bemidji High School National Honor Society fundraiser dinner raised $1,977.48 for the Isaac Londo family. The event was organized by Kaitlyn...
May 3, 2015 - 12:49am