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Remembering a warrior: Marines gather in Bemidji to honor fallen soldier
‘Ride for Healing’ to arrive in Bemidji Wednesday
Rookie cops in Oil Patch get ‘thrown into the mix’
Minnesota: Taxes prompt some wealthy to consider moving
Capitol Chatter: Democrats celebrate sending schools more money
BASEBALL: BSU's Kalis named All-American
BASEBALL: Bemidji grad Rutledge to play at St. Cloud State
Bemidji begins Section 8-3A playoffs Monday against Sartell in Brainerd
Bemidji given No. 5 seed in 8-3A baseball playoffs
TENNIS: Bemidji doubles team Hokenson, Holter, makes section meet
Donna Marie (Martin) Prentice
Dorothy F. Knutson
George Herbert Hill, Jr.
Mildred Avery Lashlee
Matthew Charles Pulis
Program through Hope House, Bemidji Public Library showcases talents
Pioneer Previews for May 26: Art fundraiser will benefit food shelf
Nabors returns, Henderson out as Indy 500 singers
Russian court denies Pussy Riot's Alekhina parole
Cast gets ready for play
Ticks carrying Lyme disease thrive in lakes country
Fighting aquatic invasive species top of list for local advocates
Turtle River Watershed Association members to inspect boats at two Bemidji area lake accesses
Bemidji area spring walleye bite usually peaks during Memorial Weekend
Rich Lowry: Obama’s mystery night
Donna Brazile: A matter of mind and heart
When did taxpayers become ‘bankers’?
Mike Reagan: Weathering the politicians
Donald Kaul: Scandal season at the Obama White House
Evan Hazard: Norhland Stargazing — June planets and two bright reddish stars
Wally Peck: New veggies gardeners can try
Patrick Guilfoile: Drink to their health, How fruit flies use alcohol to protect their young
Arland O. Fiske: The story of Helsinki’s ‘rock church’
John R. Eggers: Laughter makes the heart young
Both parties see gains coming from Medicare debate
WASHINGTON (AP) — A little more than two weeks before Election Day, Republicans and Democrats alike say Medicare is working to their political advantage in campaigns for the White House...
Sat, Oct 20, 2012 - 2:46pm
Meningitis victims face long, uncertain recovery
OCALA, Fla. (AP) — Vilinda York lies in her Florida hospital bed, facing a dry-erase board that lists in green marker her name, her four doctors and a smiley face...
Sat, Oct 20, 2012 - 2:43pm
Bemidji doctor serving on state medical board
BEMIDJI – Dr. Maria Statton, recommended by the Minnesota Medical Association, was appointed to the state of Minnesota’s Board of Medical Practice Oct. 8 by Gov. Mark Dayton. Her term...
news / local
Fri, Oct 19, 2012 - 8:47pm
Sanford adds new orthopedic surgeon
BEMIDJI – J. Adam Hamilton, M.D., orthopedic surgeon, recently joined Sanford Bemidji. Hamilton joins Drs. Jason Caron, Terrance Johnson and Patrick Moriarty at the Main Clinic and Sanford Bemidji Orthopedic...
Fri, Oct 19, 2012 - 8:14pm
Sanford joins Bemidji radiology department
BEMIDJI — Dr. Matthew F. Sanford has joined Sanford Bemidji Main Clinic in the Radiology Department. Sanford, a Bemidji native, attended Bemidji High School and was mentored in high school...
Fri, Oct 19, 2012 - 7:58pm
Smucker's Uncrustables sold to schools recalled
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Officials have told school lunch programs across the country to check to see whether they have any Smucker's Uncrustables sandwiches that might contain peanut butter made by...
news / education
Fri, Oct 19, 2012 - 12:42pm
Judge: Minn. guardians can't end life support
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Hennepin County judge has ruled that guardians can't order their wards to be removed from life support. The right-to-die ruling in the case of Jeffers Tschumy...
Fri, Oct 19, 2012 - 12:41pm
FDA: Fungus in tainted steroids and patients match
NEW YORK (AP) — The fungus found in tainted steroid shots matches the one blamed in the national meningitis outbreak that has killed 20 people, federal health officials said Thursday...
Thu, Oct 18, 2012 - 3:08pm
Willmar clinic had drugs from firm linked to meningitis outbreak
WILLMAR, Minn. – As many as 50 local patients received eye injections with a drug from a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy that has been tied to a fungal meningitis outbreak. None...
Thu, Oct 18, 2012 - 10:25am
Saxhaug, Anzelc thanked for their help
One community’s loss is another community’s gain. I would like to express my deepest gratitude to Sen. Tom Saxhaug and Rep. Tom Anzelc, who worked on behalf of the Littlefork...
opinion / letters
Wed, Oct 17, 2012 - 11:56pm
Study: Multivitamins may lower cancer risk in men
America's favorite dietary supplements, multivitamins, modestly lowered the risk for cancer in healthy male doctors who took them for more than a decade, the first large study to test these...
Wed, Oct 17, 2012 - 9:57am
Minnesota reports 5th fungal meningitis case
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Health says the number of confirmed fungal meningitis cases in the state linked to tainted steroids has risen to five. Department...
Mon, Oct 15, 2012 - 11:15am
Sanford welcomes Nur Jameel, M.D.
Bemidji – Dr. Nur Jameel, interventional cardiologist, has joined Drs. Jeffrey Watkins and Kris Anderson in the Cardiology Department at Sanford Heart and the Sanford Bemidji Main Clinic. Jameel received...
Fri, Oct 12, 2012 - 7:11pm
Hill new psychologist at Great River Psychological Services
Great River Psychological Services has announced the addition of licensed psychologist Michael T. Hill, who will join Jean A. Christensen in providing psychological services to the Bemidji area. Hill is...
Fri, Oct 12, 2012 - 7:09pm
Stratton on state medical board
Gov. Mark Dayton has announced that Dr. Maria Statton of Bemidji has been appointed to the Board of Medical Practice, effective Oct. 15. Her term expires Jan. 7. Statton replaces...
Fri, Oct 12, 2012 - 7:09pm