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‘Dracula’ showing at the Library
Becida fish fry on Saturday
COURTS: Prosecution rests in Rossbach case
String time in Bemidji! Holiday lights going up around town
Former Watson, Minn., mayor admits guilt in breaking into current mayor’s home
GIRLS TENNIS: Kelm making BHS tennis history as she prepares for state singles tourney
FOOTBALL: Jacks hope to take momentum into Moorhead for section playoffs
PREP VOLLEYBALL: BHS to face Alexandria in section playoffs, other area playoff pairings revealed
SOCCER: BSU clinches home playoff match with win
FOOTBALL: BSU ninth in regional rankings
Jennifer Ann Garbett Waye
Agnes "Peggy" Quick
Dennis G. "Denny" Preston
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: On rejection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you care to give?
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: As tradition goes
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What will be your last words to someone?
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: How to harvest wild rice
PODCAST: The JOE-DOWN Reviews “KISS Meets The Phantom Of The Park”
Famed musician Bobby Vee dies
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
Woodpicks Bluegrass and Gospel band concert set
WATCH: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The mice are everywhere it seems
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Lakes, rivers cooling a bit slower this year
New specialty license plates to go on sale
Grand Portage, Bois Forte bands seeking to take moose this fall
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Stop moral erosion with your votes
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let Congress fix health care dilemma
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: McMullin a refreshing alternative
Presidential Editorial: This time for president, none of the above
Letter to the editor: Clintons’ hearts are in right place
September 15, 2016
Doors open, signs up: Beltrami County DFL and GOP open election headquarters
BEMIDJI -- The Beltrami County chapters of the Democratic-Farmer-Labor and Republican parties have opened up shop in Bemidji recently with the...
September 15, 2016 - 5:53pm
August 10, 2016
UPDATED: Eichorn defeats Pederson in District 5 primary
BEMIDJI—In the race to determine the Republican Party's candidate for Minnesota Senate District 5, Grand Rapids resident Justin Eichorn held a 510-146 vote advantage over his opponent Lavern "Pedie" Pederson at press time. If Eichorn's 77.74-22.26 percent lead holds, he will...
August 10, 2016 - 10:51am
July 13, 2016
POLITICS: Local GOP elects new leadership ahead of 2016 election
BEMIDJI -- New leadership for the Beltrami County GOP was selected Saturday. The county Republican Party held a convention at Beltrami Electric Cooperative and elected Rich Siegert as its new chairman and also voted for two new vice chairmen. Because Beltrami County consists of Minnesota's...
July 13, 2016 - 7:15pm
July 12, 2016
ELECTION 2016: Hinson's bid for seventh district brings campaign to Solway
SOLWAY—With the singing of classic American songs as bookends, congressional hopeful Amanda Lynn Hinson on Tuesday evening met with voters in Beltrami County to rally support ahead of the Aug. 9 Republican primary. The event, just south of Solway, was one of several scheduled...
July 12, 2016 - 9:42pm
July 6, 2016
Beltrami County GOP to elect new chair Saturday
BEMIDJI—The Beltrami County Republican Party will hold a special convention Saturday to elect a new chair. The convention will start with registration at 1 p.m. and a meeting at 1:30 p.m. in the community room at Beltrami Electric Cooperative. The special convention comes after...
July 6, 2016 - 6:01pm
ELECTION: Never Trump: Beltrami Republican Chair steps down in opposition to presumptive nominee
BEMIDJI -- Calling presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump's influence a "cancer on the party," longtime Beltrami County Republican Chair...
June 6, 2016 - 6:38pm
May 17, 2016
ELECTION: Shifting focus from Trump: Some state Republicans want party to emphasize local candidates, separate from presumptive nominee
BEMIDJI -- While businessman Donald Trump has become the presumptive presidential nominee of the GOP, support from local Republicans remains...
May 17, 2016 - 8:47pm
April 13, 2016
ELECTION: Beltrami County GOP, DFL select delegates, pass platform resolutions
BEMIDJI -- The Beltrami County Republican and Democratic-Farmer-Labor entities did their part in gearing up for the 2016 election this past weekend,...
April 13, 2016 - 11:22am
March 28, 2016
ELECTION: GOP picks District 2 roster: Two newcomers, incumbent will be on the ballot for Republicans
BAGLEY—A retired Clearwater County sheriff's deputy is hoping to keep the House District 2A seat for the Republicans in the state Legislature. Area Republican delegates gathered in Bagley on Monday night to endorse State District 2 Senate and House candidates for seats in the...
March 28, 2016 - 9:57pm
March 2, 2016
Cruz and Sanders regional county favorites on Super Tuesday
BEMIDJI—While the majority of Minnesotans went with U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida in the Republican caucus on Super Tuesday, it was...
March 2, 2016 - 8:46pm
March 1, 2016
SUPER TUESDAY: Beltrami County GOP opts for Cruz
BEMIDJI—Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas was the top presidential candidate for Beltrami County Republican voters Tuesday, taking the lead over Sen....
March 1, 2016 - 11:14pm
February 15, 2016
ELECTION 2016: Local GOP, DFL caucus locations set for Super Tuesday
BEMIDJI -- The state Democrat and Republican parties have set local locations for Minnesota's caucus on March 1. For both parties, caucus locations vary dependent on a voter's precinct. To find which caucus location to attend for either the GOP or DFL, voters can visit a Minnesota...
February 15, 2016 - 5:37pm
January 1, 2016
Joseph Cotto: Time for the GOP to divorce the Christian Right
It looks like Ted Cruz won’t get a leg up on Donald Trump after all. While a Quinnipiac University poll released shortly before Christmas placed Cruz just four points behind the Donald, Trump reclaimed solid ground heading into New Year’s. Exactly how and why seems answered by...
January 1, 2016 - 1:50am
November 3, 2014
GOP rallies in Bemidji on eve of election
BEMIDJI -- A crowd of about 50 Republicans gathered at the Bemidji GOP Victory office Monday to see U.S. Congressional candidates Torrey Westrom...
November 3, 2014 - 8:01pm
November 1, 2014
Democrats rally in Bemidji: Nolan, Erickson, Persell make push ahead of Tuesday election
BEMIDJI -- About 50 Democrats braved chilly winds coming off Lake Bemidji on Saturday to see U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, Lt. Gov. candidate Tina Smith...
November 1, 2014 - 6:54pm