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After 38 years with the HRDC, executive director Cliff Tweedale set to retire next week
Bemidji Township not participating on joint planning board; Meeting between three governments in the works
Street dance to benefit Bemidji Fire Department
Minnesota set to open German trade office
Smokey statue installed at Forest Education Center
Israelson qualifies for US Senior Open
League owner looking to start semipro football team in Bemidji
AREA BASEBALL ROUNDUP: Cass Lake Reds topple Blue Ox
Minnesota Twins minor league team involved in Florida crash
Fans, drivers enjoy Father's Day at Bemidji Speedway
Angel Marie Casey
Andrew Jeffreys Allen
Iris June Desjarlait
Avanelle C. Avie Kanne
Local visual artist details his message during Bemidji Library’s annual Book Festival
Bemidji’s Courtney Gunsalus is on the radar; will open for acts at Moondance, WE Fest
Region 2 Arts Council awards grants
Bob Dylan wants to get loud, with Minnesota city's OK
'Dancing at Lughnasa’ new show at Paul Bunyan Playhouse
Falcons mount a comeback with some help
BSU offers kayaking, sailing programs
Blane Klemek: NAS facilities are ‘jewels in the forest’
Former and prospective new members look to reestablish Pheasants Forever chapter
In frogs’ croaks, volunteer hears environment’s pulse
Then and now: Forte
David Shribman: America slips its bonds
Tina Dupuy: Freedom of too much information
Kudos to Elks Lodge for Flag Day event
Stanley Crouch: The eternal battle between doers and talkers
Rick Jenson: Democrats OK with Obama spying
Onen Markeson/Master Gardener: Getting the most from that second crop
Jason Ogaard: The future is now, and we’ll be wearing it
Patrick Guilfoile: Shocking news about the flowers and the bees
Arland O. Fiske: Flying with the Scandinavian air system
Ask A Trooper: Why are fatality rates still so high?
Former UND student sentenced to prison in two drug deaths
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Another former University of North Dakota student was sentenced this week to years in federal prison in the Grand Forks-based synthetic drug conspiracy blamed in the...
news / region
Fri, Dec 14, 2012 - 2:59am
First defendant in GF synthetic drug case sentenced to 4 years
By Stephen J. Lee, Forum Communications FARGO — U.S. District Judge Ralph Erickson today sentenced the first of nine people who have pleaded guilty in a synthetic drug ring blamed...
news / region
Tue, Nov 20, 2012 - 11:55pm
Drug ringleader pleads guilty; investigation not over yet
By Stephen J. Lee, Forum Communications FARGO — Andrew Spofford, in a deal with prosecutors, pleaded guilty here Monday to making and distributing the hallucinogens that killed two teenagers in...
news / region
Tue, Oct 30, 2012 - 1:38am
Grand Forks wind company lays off more than 300
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- LM Wind Power, one of Grand Forks’ largest manufacturers, announced that it would lay off more than 300, citing weak demand and uncertain political support for...
Thu, Sep 27, 2012 - 4:17am
Trooper involved in injury accident near Fisher
FISHER, Minn. -- A Minnesota State Patrol trooper was one of two people injured Tuesday night when his patrol car was rear-ended by another vehicle along U.S. Highway 2, about...
Thu, Sep 27, 2012 - 4:13am
Man pleads guilty in synthetic drug ring in ND, MN
FARGO — An East Grand Forks, Minn., man has pleaded guilty in what authorities say was a deadly synthetic drug ring in northeast North Dakota and northwest Minnesota. Twenty-seven-year-old Scott...
Fri, Sep 14, 2012 - 9:05am
ND man pleads guilty in synthetic drug overdose
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A North Dakota teen has pleaded guilty to dealing synthetic drugs that led to the overdose death of a Grand Forks teen. Wesley Sweeney, of Manvel,...
Fri, Aug 31, 2012 - 12:30pm
GF man sentenced in child porn case
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A Grand Forks man was sentenced Tuesday to 17 years in prison on charges of possessing and receiving child pornography, U.S. Attorney Timothy Purdon’s office announced...
Thu, Aug 16, 2012 - 9:15am
Grand Forks ready to help flood-ravaged Duluth
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- City officials in Grand Forks say they are willing and ready to provide assistance to their counterparts in the flood-ravaged Minnesota city of Duluth. Mayor Mike...
Thu, Jun 21, 2012 - 9:53am
Student killed in railyard appeared to be taking short cut, Bemidji roommate says
Dan Frost of Bemidji says friend was 'day-brightener kind of guy'
news / education
Tue, Mar 27, 2012 - 9:20am
UND student identified as man dead in Grand Forks railyard
Police have identified the man found dead Saturday morning in the BNSF Railway yard in Grand Forks as 20-year-old UND student Blake Christopher Ayling. The preliminary investigation showed that Ayling...
Mon, Mar 26, 2012 - 1:43pm
Former President Clinton to visit Grand Forks March 17
Thu, Mar 01, 2012 - 9:08am
Skybridge marketing firm looks to expand with up to 200 jobs in Bemidji
Bemidji tops several regional communities, including Fargo and Grand Forks, for call center
news / local / business
Thu, Jan 19, 2012 - 8:00am
ND cities set new record highs Monday
The recent streak of unseasonably warm weather helped Grand Forks and Fargo set new records Monday. The National Weather Service reported its Grand Forks office near the UND campus recorded...
Tue, Dec 27, 2011 - 8:28am
A final request from Iraq vet who took own life outside Grand Forks emergency room
Leaves message for emergency workers before shooting himself
Thu, Dec 01, 2011 - 8:29am