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Blood screening event to benefit Paul Bunyan playground
CITY: Stormwater system public hearing set for council meeting
SPECIAL ELECTION: Ward 4 election on Tuesday
Springing up: Construction projects underway across town for businesses, new and old
Republicans elect outsider Jennifer Carnahan to head party
BASEBALL: BSU completes sweep of SMSU
SOFTBALL: BSU drops pair to Sioux Falls
BASEBALL: BHS wins two in comeback fashion
BOYS GOLF: Bemidji takes third at Cardinal Invite
Larson capitalizes late to take ToyotaCare 250
Marilyn Grace Skerik
Phyllis E. Neff
Edward DaWaine Sawyer
Kathleen Lynn Paul
Willow Skye Forsberg
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Look at the brighter side of life
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: We must open our minds to diverse teachings
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: John's No. 1 List for Bemidji
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: What is that weed?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you know your Twins?
Minnesota offers filmmakers varied landscapes and cultural activity
Khloe Kardashian sued after sharing photo of herself on Instagram
ESPN layoffs: A list of which employees have been fired
'Expo'-sure to the arts: Group to host first-ever Arts Expo on Saturday
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Robins are always a delight of spring
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Snow won't impact progress of most fish spawning
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Growing beans from seed to harvest
Up a tree!
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Warm-up helps spawn, walleyes should be ready for opener
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Are you kidding me?
Phillips: Kindness fills the memory of flood survivor
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A leader or a partisan pawn?
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
April 11, 2017
Minnesota beheading suspect wants charges dismissed
When David Alexander Haiman was found dead last June in rural Itasca County, Kayleene Danielle Greniger told investigators that her boyfriend...
April 11, 2017 - 8:26am
April 3, 2017
Grand Rapids boy shot by father still in critical condition
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. -- An 8-year-old Grand Rapids boy who was shot in the head last week by his father, who then shot and killed himself, remained...
April 3, 2017 - 2:54pm
March 31, 2017
Father, son in Grand Rapids shooting identified
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — A 29-year-old Grand Rapids man who shot and critically injured his son before killing himself had battled depression...
March 31, 2017 - 5:30pm
MN father who shot 8-year-old son before killing himself had history of depression
A 29-year-old Grand Rapids, Minn., man who shot and critically injured his son before killing himself had battled depression most of his life,...
March 31, 2017 - 3:04pm
March 30, 2017
Man dead, boy critically injured in Grand Rapids shooting
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. — A man is dead and an 8-year-old boy is in critical condition after a shooting Thursday in Grand Rapids.
March 30, 2017 - 8:49pm
February 7, 2017
Jacks exact revenge: BHS beats Grand Rapids 5-2 in first meeting since 2016 state tourney
BEMIDJI—Alex Pollock didn't forget. The Bemidji High School senior forward still felt the sting of that epic dagger delivered to his Lumberjacks...
February 7, 2017 - 11:36pm
January 19, 2017
Grand Rapids man charged with murder in stabbing death
HIBBING — A Grand Rapids man has been charged with fatally stabbing a 52-year-old Hibbing man inside his residence. A criminal complaint filed...
January 19, 2017 - 2:12pm
January 13, 2017
Grand Rapids man pleads guilty to theft of tree tops from Chippewa National Forest
ST. PAUL—A Grand Rapids man pleaded guilty to one count of theft of government property Friday after prosecutors say he stole thousands of black spruce tree tops from the Chippewa National Forest. According to a news release from U.S. Attorney Andrew Luger's office, Joseph Leon...
January 13, 2017 - 4:28pm
December 21, 2016
Suspect’s brother sentenced to probation after threatening witness in beheading case
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. -- A Grand Rapids man was sentenced to probation Monday after admitting to threatening a witness connected to an Itasca County...
December 21, 2016 - 2:00am
December 16, 2016
Agreement struck on Magnetation sale
ST. PAUL — A federal bankruptcy court judge in St. Paul appears ready to approve a deal that will sell the remaining assets of bankrupt Magnetation...
December 16, 2016 - 5:36pm
December 8, 2016
GIRLS HOCKEY: Despite solid effort from 8th-grade goalie Kimble, BHS falls to GRG
BEMIDJI -- The aptly named Nettie Kimble did everything she could in goal Thursday night, but the Bemidji High School girls hockey team was overpowered...
December 8, 2016 - 11:51pm
November 9, 2016
Eichorn defeats Saxhaug in race for Senate District 5
BEMIDJI—In a race between two Grand Rapids resident for Minnesota Senate District 5, it was the challenger defeating the incumbent Tuesday. By a margin of 20,245-19,700, Republican candidate Justin Eichorn edged DFL Sen. Tom Saxhaug, ending the legislator's bid for a fifth term....
November 9, 2016 - 7:33pm
October 30, 2016
MINNESOTA DEER OPENER: Area outlook remains optimistic
BEMIDJI—Hunters should have ample opportunities to harvest a deer in the Park Rapids area this season as the landscape variety creates...
October 30, 2016 - 9:00am
October 4, 2016
Authorities seeking help in locating woman last seen in Grand Rapids
Authorities have requested the public's assistance in locating a 37-year-old woman from the Grand Rapids area. Lindsay Marie Voltz was last seen Sunday in Grand Rapids, the Itasca County Sheriff's Office reported in a news release. Voltz is described by the sheriff's office as being...
October 4, 2016 - 2:18pm
September 15, 2016
Runaways put pressure on Grand Rapids
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn -- On the days early this month that answers to the Jacob Wetterling mystery unfolded, there were four teens from Grand Rapids...
September 15, 2016 - 5:00pm