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Republicans reach compromise plan on taxes, expanding tax cuts for the wealthy
Former 'Apprentice' star Omarosa Manigault Newman to leave White House
No injuries in Bemidji Township house fire
5 gifts a professional organizer says you should never give
Gov. Dayton names Tina Smith to replace Sen. Al Franken
Goodell intends to retire as NFL commissioner at end of extension in 2024, league says
BOYS HOCKEY: Jacks shut out Prowlers in 1-0 win
Wild's Zach Parise could be back 'sooner rather than later'
76ers coach Brown says Thibodeau is 'frugal' with his rotations, and that's OK
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PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Ice conditions changing quickly on most area lakes
Wine options for your holiday meal
Holidays without late daughter are still hard
How to save a life - it's easier than you realize
Enjoy Momma's mouth-watering fudge recipe
BSO celebrates the season
The Force is strong with 'The Last Jedi,' critics say
Dancing into Tradition: First City Dance Studio celebrates a decade of The Nutcracker
Around the Arts, December 10
Netflix confirms 'House of Cards' will return, and will have new star
Rehabbed Grand Forks peregrine lands permanent home in Winnipeg
‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
BRAD DOKKEN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
Antlerless harvest boosts NE Minnesota deer registrations
Vehicle venison: A roadkill philosophy
Delbert & Linda Olson
Tom & Linda Peterson
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Automatic spending cuts are real under PAYGO Act
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: When is the time right for Americans to resist?
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Commentary: Moore rode to the polls as a cowboy after spending an entire campaign in costume
Commentary: Netflix's 'creepy' tweet reminds us all how closely it's watching us
November 18, 2017
Gratitude can replace resentment with time, patience
Dear Carol: My mother suffered a series of small strokes that contributed to increasing disability. Since I'm divorced with grown kids, I retired...
November 18, 2017 - 7:39am
November 17, 2017
Getting a dog might just save your life
Having a dog can bring a lot of love into your life. It could also make it last a little longer. A group of academics from Uppsala University...
November 17, 2017 - 9:22am
November 16, 2017
NTC hosts high school counselors conference
BEMIDJI -- More than 75 percent of of Bemidji-area employers said they couldn’t find qualified candidates to fill their open jobs and 46 percent...
November 16, 2017 - 6:36pm
5 low-carb Thanksgiving recipes that will leave you satisfied
On Thanksgiving, how many of us will eat a huge turkey dinner with all the fixings, then head to the couch to watch a little football only to...
November 16, 2017 - 8:27am
November 15, 2017
Time to talk hospitality tax: Business community supports 2 percent proposal, city has some questions
BEMIDJI—A new 2 percent hospitality tax idea that could bring in $1.25 million annually has received support from the Bemidji lodging/business...
November 15, 2017 - 7:37pm
Despite devastating injuries, football in the heartland is a way to make it through life
ELDON, Mo. - Highway 52 curls west around town and unspools across the rippling farmland. It is easy to miss the house tucked on a gravelly side...
November 15, 2017 - 12:24pm
November 14, 2017
Taking shape: Joe Lueken Cancer Center starts to emerge
Construction continues on the $12 million, 20,500 square-feet Sanford Joe Lueken Cancer Center on Tuesday. The facility is estimated to be completed...
November 14, 2017 - 8:03pm
Judge denies union's motion to block Essentia Health flu-shot mandate
DULUTH, Minn. — With less than a week remaining until Essentia Health's flu shot requirement takes effect, a judge has denied a union's...
November 14, 2017 - 7:28pm
State: Worker at northern Minn. facility made vulnerable adults eat off the floor
VIRGINIA, Minn.—The information from three community members agreed: A staff member at a Virginia facility for vulnerable adults "threw food on the floor and made (four clients) eat it." As a consequence of that and other reported misbehavior, the former employee of Chisholm-based...
November 14, 2017 - 5:47pm
A new hospitality tax template: Groups propose funding local sports commission/wellness complex, and help cover arena deficits
BEMIDJI—The City Council heard about a new idea for a hospitality tax Monday that could benefit both the Sanford Center and a proposed...
November 14, 2017 - 11:30am
There's more to pumpkin than pie ... 3 recipes to try
The humble pumpkin appears each fall as jack-o-lanterns on our Halloween doorsteps and in beloved pie at our Thanksgiving feasts. But there's...
November 14, 2017 - 10:10am
November 13, 2017
Blood pressure of 130 is the new 'high,' according to update of guidelines
The nation's heart experts tightened the guidelines for high blood pressure Monday, Nov. 13, a change that will sharply increase the number of...
November 13, 2017 - 4:24pm
Bill Gates joins the fight against Alzheimer's - and it's personal
Billionaire Bill Gates is personally investing $50 million to help fund research to find a treatment for Alzheimer's disease, a type of dementia...
November 13, 2017 - 12:10pm
'Your kidney will help Sara': After reading about Duluth woman’s plight, ND woman makes a sacrifice
DULUTH — Amanda Eichmann couldn't get the story, and the young woman in it, off her mind. "I read that article over and over," the 39-year-old...
November 13, 2017 - 6:00am
November 12, 2017
A new arthritis treatment in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- A pair of Bemidji surgeons are at the forefront of a new arthritis treatment. Adam Johnson and Eric Gilbertson are podiatric surgeons at Sanford Health’s sprawling Bemidji campus, and Johnson believes they’re two of the first -- if not the first -- to offer a treatment...
November 12, 2017 - 5:15am