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Serious accident reported on Highway 71
Schoolcraft Winter Concert set for Dec. 15
Young Adult Book Club to meet
Council hears final presentation on 2017 budget and tax levy
Dakota Access protesters dig in for winter: Tribal chair asks non-Sioux to leave, but many pledge to remain
AUTO RACING: Awards handed out at speedway banquet
Coleman highlights BSU track and field’s 2016-17 opener
FOOTBALL: Beavers' Adams an Academic All-American
FOOTBALL: BSU's Benham, Olszewski named all-region
Baseball assistant joins BSU
Emma "Margaret" Treat
Mary M. Garber
Oliver "Jimmy" James Gibbs
Michael Francis Johns
Deshanna Marie Lussier-Hallett
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Deal with clutter: We owe it to our brain
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
Chorale to bring 'Peace' to Bemidji
Art classes scheduled
PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
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Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Perseverance pays off
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A first-hand look at protest injuries
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakota Access Pipeline should be rerouted
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
March 22, 2012
Detroit Lakes drops state basketball opener
MINNEAPOLIS - Guard Jarvis Johnson led the way with a game-high 22 points and nine rebounds as DeLaSalle advanced with a 65-46 victory over Detroit Lakes in a Class AAA quarterfinal Wednesday at Williams Arena. Reid Travis added 20 points and seven rebounds for the Islanders, who...
March 22, 2012 - 12:00am
Fosston's return to Class A state tournament caught many people by surprise
FOSSTON -- The naysayers have been proven wrong. Fosston is heading to the Minnesota Class A boys basketball tournament for the second consecutive season. The Greyhounds entered last season with high expectations and wound up getting to the state tournament for the first time since...
March 22, 2012 - 12:00am
March 9, 2012
Cass Lake-Bena advances
Cass Lake-Bena did not play a perfect game in its East Sub-Section 8A opener at the BSU gym Thursday but the top-seeded Panthers did enough things...
March 9, 2012 - 12:00am
February 4, 2012
Bemidji High School Dance team prepares for sectional competition today
Bemidji High School's varsity dance team, the Blue Angels, competes today in the 4AAA sectional competition in Elk River. The competition begins with High Kick performances at 11:30 a.m. and Jazz Funk routines at 1:15 p.m. at Elk River High School. Teams from Blaine, Andover, Coon...
February 4, 2012 - 12:00am
December 9, 2011
Area preview: returning lettermen lead Flyers
With 14 returning lettermen, Bagley-Fosston hockey coach Michael Olson is looking forward to the season and the third-year coach believes that the Flyers should be improved this winter. "We have 14 returning letterwinners, including three seniors," Olson said. "One of our strengths...
December 9, 2011 - 12:00am
November 1, 2011
Area roundup: Davis, Carlson advance to state cross country meet
Wesley Davis and Marissa Carlson will represent Bagley-Fosston at Saturday's state Class A cross country meet at St. Olaf. Davis, a junior, took sixth place at Friday's Section 8A meet at Twin Pines Golf Course in Bagley. Carlson finished eighth in the girls race. The top 10 individuals...
November 1, 2011 - 12:00am
October 18, 2011
Playoffs begin next week or area football, volleyball teams
The regular seasons for the area football teams end Wednesday and the seedings will be determined later this week. The Section 8A, Section 8AA and Section 7 Nine-Man playoffs begin next Tuesday. Bagley and Kelliher appear to have the best shots at making a deep run into the postseason....
October 18, 2011 - 12:00am
September 20, 2011
Area high school update: Davies leads Bagley-Fosston cross country team
The Bagley-Fosston cross country team will host its annual invitational today beginning at 4:30 p.m. Among the Flyers expected to do well in the meet is Wesley Davies who has led Bagley-Fosston in each of its meets so far. Last week at Wadena Davies was seventh individually while...
September 20, 2011 - 12:00am
BSU roundup: soccer team ties Moorhead 0-0
Abby Kjonaas matched a career-high with 12 saves Sunday to help the Bemidji State University soccer team battle Minnesota State-Moorhead to a 0-0 double-overtime tie in Moorhead. BSU improved to 2-3-1 overall and 1-0-1 in the NSIC while Moorhead is 5-0-1 and 1-0-1. Despite being...
September 20, 2011 - 12:00am
September 13, 2011
North Star Conference honors Lundmark, LaVine
The North Star Conference East Division officials honored Bagley senior Kaine Lundmark as the league's initial defensive player of the week. Lundmark had six solo tackes, including one for a loss, to help Bagley down Frazee 34-6 on opening night. Teammate Kyler LaVine was honored...
September 13, 2011 - 12:00am
January 25, 2011
Area high school roundup: bagley shoots for 13th straight win
The Bagley High School boys basketball team continues to roll through the competition and the Flyers will begin this week's action with a 12-1 record. Bagley will shoot for its 13th consecutive victory tonight when it visits Mahnomen and Thursday the Flyers will travel to Fertile-Beltrami....
January 25, 2011 - 12:00am
November 18, 2010
State high school football playoffs begin Friday
The state's top two-dozen grid squads head to the Metrodome this weekend for the state playoff semifinals. By Saturday night the top 12 will remain to return to the Met Nov. 26-27 for the six title games. Play begins Friday at daybreak when Nine Man's Goodridge-Grygla (12-0) tackles...
November 18, 2010 - 12:00am
June 19, 2010
Cass Lake-Bena golfers finish 26th, 43rd at state Class A golf meet
Cass Lake-Bena golfers finish 26th, 43rd at state Class A golf meet Heavy rain and storm conditions Thursday in Becker forced Minnesota State High School League officials to cancel the second round of the Class A state boys golf meet and the results after 18 holes were declared final. Cass...
June 19, 2010 - 12:00am
June 18, 2010
Cass Lake-Bena's Ann Aitken finishes 41st at state Class A girls golf meet
Cass Lake-Bena's Ann Aitken finishes 41st at state Class A girls golf meet Ann Aitken of Cass Lake-Bena finished the Class A state girls golf meet in a tie for 41st. After shooting 90 on Wednesday the CL-B senior carded a 108 during Thursday's second round at Pebble Creek in Becker....
June 18, 2010 - 12:00am
June 17, 2010
Cass Lake-Bena golfers do well in Class A tourney
A trio of Cass Lake-Bena golfers began their state tournament experiences Wednesday at Pebble Creek in Becker. In the Class A girls division, Ann Aitken shot 43-47-90 and enters today's action tied for 12th in the 87-girl field. Kelsey Ross of Osakis took the individual first-day...
June 17, 2010 - 12:00am