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BDA urges more City Council involvement on downtown parking
Girl injured in Eckles Township shooting Monday, suspect in custody
Bemidji grocer, community advocate Joe Lueken dies at 72
Why do we play?: School Board hears report on middle and high school activity involvement
A slice of life: Rod’s Specialty Meats has been in the area for almost three decades
Bemidji Speedway: Hauber, Reed capture first feature races
Baseball: Legion begins postseason Thursday at Perham; Blue Ox hosts Cass Lake Monday
Beavers: Men's basketball, golf hold annual fundraising scrambles
BASEBALL: Bemidji Legion drops doubleheader against EGF
BEAVERS HOCKEY: Good day for golfing at Galen Nagle
Frank Clark Loch
Neil Edward Dietrich
Joseph "Joe" Anton Lueken
Blane Klemek: Keeping an eye on the kestrels
John Eggers: Building a new school is the right decision
Mints can fit right in here
John Eggers: Kids write to God ... and get answers
Blane Klemek: Some reading up on the Raven
'Fargo' TV miniseries gets second season on FX with new cast
Switchfoot at Sanford Center
Art briefs - Sunday July 20
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2014 Bemidji Area Arts Endowment grants
Paul Nelson: Water temperatures remain cool in Bemidji area lakes
More boaters ticketed for invasive species violations
Paul Nelson: Surface water in Bemidji area lakes finally nears 70 degrees
Hunting: North Dakota spring pheasant population numbers on the rise
Kimmes anniversary celebrations
Letter: Former student calls for more comprehensive health education
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Small blow against gridlock
Rich Lowry: Obama’s hilarious lawlessness
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October 17, 2013
Fast food alternatives cooking class offered tonight
BEMIDJI — A free fast food alternatives cooking class will be offered 7 p.m. Thursday Oct. 17 at the Seventh-day Adventist Church, 4400 Eckles Rd. NW. Nancy Crosby, health and lifestyle educator, will be the presenter. To register, call Karen at 612-387-2086.
news / region
October 17, 2013 - 11:56am
October 2, 2013
Study: Mid-life stress could be linked to Alzheimer's
By Kathryn Doyle NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Middle-aged women with lots of stress are more likely to develop Alzheimer's disease down the road, a new study suggests. Why that might be the case is still a mystery, lead author Lena Johansson from the Institute of Neuroscience...
October 2, 2013 - 10:17am
September 24, 2013
40 AGs urge tight regulation of
BOSTON (AP) — Forty attorneys general sent a letter to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Tuesday urging the agency to meet its own deadline and regulate electronic cigarettes in the same way it regulates tobacco products. The letter, co-sponsored by Massachusetts...
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September 24, 2013 - 1:49pm
September 17, 2013
Tom Purcell: Health really is everything
His neck and underarms were swollen. His skin itched, particularly on his arms. Sleeping at night was impossible. The symptoms started five years ago. He was 50 then. He'd been fit and healthy all his life. The diagnosis was not pleasant. He had contracted chronic lymphocytic leukemia...
opinion / commentary
September 17, 2013 - 11:39pm
September 12, 2013
Annual Run for Health, Healing, and Sobriety held
The annual Run for Health, Healing, and Sobriety began July 29, running through the Red Lake communities, through Bemidji, and finally ending...
news / local
September 12, 2013 - 8:44pm
Your Health: Understanding gout
Q. What is gout? A. Gout is a type of arthritis caused by uric acid crystals that form in your joints. Uric acid normally dissolves in your blood, goes through your kidneys and colon, and then out of your body through your urine and stools. When uric acid doesn't flow through, it...
September 12, 2013 - 8:28pm
Marathon Man: Monte Fjosne to run in 200th marathon this week
BEMIDJI -- In 1989, Monte Fjosne booked a hunting trip into the Yukon. He was 39, and his outfitter was quick to give him a bit of advice. "Hunting in the Yukon isn't easy so get into the best shape that you can," the outfitter said. Fjosne took the guides' words to heart and he immediately...
news / local
September 12, 2013 - 6:23pm
September 10, 2013
Council votes to restrict e-cigarette use in Duluth
Forum News Service New restrictions will soon confront users of electronic cigarettes in Duluth. A series of ordinances passed Monday night by the Duluth City Council will subject people using e-cigarettes to the same restrictions faced by smokers puffing on conventional cigarettes....
news / region
September 10, 2013 - 9:15am
August 30, 2013
Dr. Samar Malaeb: What you need to know about hypothyroidism
Q: How would I know if I have underactive thyroid? A. One of the primary symptoms is unexplained fatigue and sluggishness because the thyroid is your master gland for metabolism and energy. The vast majority of Americans diagnosed with thyroid-related conditions are hypothyroid...
August 30, 2013 - 7:14pm