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Minnesota heroin dealer found guilty in first of 4 deaths
Residents of halfway house found two men dead from overdoses - their drug counselors
Minnesota lawmakers plan to wrap up special session Thursday as hundreds protest
Fans gather to celebrate Dylan’s 75th birthday at his childhood home in Duluth
All smiles: Paul Bunyan Communications hosts annual fish fry (video, photos)
Vikings still don't know if Bridgewater will ever play in NFL again
Bemidji lacrosse in action
Twins' Hughes may not miss many games
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Blue Ox win season opener
A family tradition: Three generations of racers still competing at Bemidji Speedway
Beverley Ann Wagner
Vernon Vanden Berg
Zachary Lee Aurand
Knute C. Naastad
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make the last day of school a good day
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Bemidji is ‘Home Sweet Home’ for the birds
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Critical Race Theories: What are they all about?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Who is JFK?
PRIME TIME: Butterflies and beauties at the SAC
REVIEW: ‘Fargo’ Season Three, Episode Six: The Lord Of No Mercy
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
PATT RALL COLUMN: Spring flowers abound around the arts
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Rain gardens offer many advantages
FISH TALES: Gene Erickson on Cass Lake
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Squirrels are common but still fascinating creatures
FISHING: Gary Newell tournament Saturday
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Best walleye fishing still ahead of us
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Grossell should spend time working to fund education for all
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: First responders deserve our thanks
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
May 12, 2017
Minnesota Legislature heads to stormy end with deep divisions
ST. PAUL—Storms are in the forecast. While that is the St. Paul weather outlook, it also could be expected under the Capitol dome starting...
May 12, 2017 - 3:36pm
Capitol Chatter: Crane coming down, Capitol about ready
ST. PAUL — A massive crane on the Minnesota Capitol's north side is to come down in the next few days. The crane's disappearance symbolizes...
May 12, 2017 - 1:30pm
China to allow U.S. beef as nations take first steps on new trade policies
WASHINGTON/BEIJING - The United States and China have agreed to take action by mid-July to increase access for U.S. financial firms and expand...
May 12, 2017 - 9:47am
Trump takes to Twitter to warn Comey against leaking, suggests their conversations were recorded
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump warned ousted FBI Director James Comey on Friday against talking to the media, suggesting there might be...
May 12, 2017 - 9:35am
May 11, 2017
Rural GOP says Dayton wages 'war on agriculture'
ST. PAUL — Rural Republican lawmakers say Minnesota's governor is waging a war on agriculture. Many farm groups also object to some of...
May 11, 2017 - 6:14pm
Trump blasts Comey as a 'showboat' as acting FBI chief contradicts president
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump blasted ousted FBI chief James Comey as a "showboat" and "grandstander" on Thursday even as the agency's...
May 11, 2017 - 1:18pm
May 10, 2017
BSU waits to hear on higher ed funding
BEMIDJI—Minnesota legislators' latest higher education plan would send tens of millions more to Minnesota State colleges and universities...
May 10, 2017 - 6:17pm
Minn. legislature slows budget work as senator heads to ill father
PAUL — Work on the Minnesota state budget slowed Wednesday, May 10, to allow a senator to be with her dying father.House members pressed ahead,...
May 10, 2017 - 5:42pm
West Virginia reporter arrested while questioning U.S. health secretary
A West Virginia journalist was arrested and jailed on Tuesday, May 9, after he repeatedly asked a question of U.S. Health and Human Services...
May 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
Council member plans apology for calling Minnesota's congressman 'a coward and party whore'
LINO LAKES, Minn. -- A Lino Lakes City Council member reportedly plans to apologize to U.S. Rep.
May 10, 2017 - 8:28am
Trump defends firing of Comey as political storm slams Washington
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump defended his firing of FBI Director James Comey on Wednesday, fighting a storm of criticism that the ouster...
May 10, 2017 - 8:10am
May 9, 2017
MN Legislature moves on budget, without governor deal
ST. PAUL—Republicans who control the Minnesota Legislature are moving their budget plan over Democratic claims that their actions are illegal....
May 9, 2017 - 8:54pm
Trump needed a really good excuse to fire Comey; Comey gave it to him
President Donald Trump fired FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday. And while the termination happened rather quickly - mere hours after Comey's...
May 9, 2017 - 7:58pm
2 congressmen for governor? 'Room for everyone'
ST. PAUL — U.S. Reps. Rick Nolan and Tim Walz tried a fist bump, looking rather awkward, in front of a couple hundred people rallying in...
May 9, 2017 - 7:21pm
In shocking move, Trump fires FBI Director James Comey
President Donald Trump dismissed James Comey from his position has FBI Director on Tuesday. "Today, President Donald J. Trump informed FBI Director...
May 9, 2017 - 4:59pm