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Sleigh rides to benefit Food Shelf
BSU spring Lecture Series continues
Visit Bemidji honored with marketing award
True North 'Hackfest' set for April 7-8
Ambassadors congratulate new BCHS director
DNR staff highlight need for Minn. license fee increase
BOYS BASKETBALL: Bemidji survives in Cloquet, 56-54
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Red Lake gets No. 1 seed in Section 8A playoffs
BHS swimmers advance at section meet
WRESTLING: Four Jacks move on to section finals
Carol Ann Tolbert Taylor
Benjamin L. Kimbro, Sr.
LeRoy B. Merschman
Roger Thomas Aitken
Margaret Ann Crowe
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A story of guns and Carroll Shiff
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Minnesota's majestic trumpeter swans
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Paying homage to great Indigenous civil rights leaders, activists and scholars
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why Black History Month?
PRIME TIME: Why keep an old high school letter jacket?
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
PATT RALL COLUMN: Are the stars out tonight?
BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
Recital featuring BSU's Carlson set for Feb. 24
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: "La La Land" likely to sweep tech, musical categories on Oscar night
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Tips for catching eelpout
Forest Service to host land meeting
Fish, game and trapping licenses expire Tuesday
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
DNR urges caution on rapidly deteriorating ice
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Letter to the Editor: Beltrami County deputy: It's been a privilege to serve you
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
February 23, 2017
Upset at Trump, Mexico voices 'worry and irritation' to U.S. envoys
MEXICO CITY—Mexico on Thursday, Feb. 23, expressed "worry and irritation" about U.S. policies to two of President Donald Trump's top envoys,...
February 23, 2017 - 6:01pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The world is changing, so must we
I find it quite disturbing that people combine the illegal immigrant discussion with those who have arrived in this country legally.
February 23, 2017 - 9:45am
February 22, 2017
White House delays revamped immigration order to next week, official says
WASHINGTON -- The White House has pushed back the release of a new executive order to replace its directive suspending travel to the United States...
February 22, 2017 - 5:59pm
Trudeau defends move to give U.S. agents more powers in Canada
OTTAWA—Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Wednesday, Feb. 22, defended plans to give more powers to U.S. border agents stationed...
February 22, 2017 - 4:53pm
February 21, 2017
Trump to leave protections for U.S. 'dreamer' migrants
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump's administration plans to consider almost all illegal immigrants subject to deportation, but will leave...
February 21, 2017 - 1:40pm
February 17, 2017
White House: No plan to use National Guard for immigration enforcement
WASHINGTON -- The White House on Friday denied it was considering mobilizing as many as 100,000 National Guard troops to round up non-citizens...
February 17, 2017 - 2:57pm
February 16, 2017
Trump to replace travel ban order in near future
SAN FRANCISCO—President Donald Trump will replace his executive order suspending travel from seven Muslim-majority countries "in the near...
February 16, 2017 - 2:52pm
February 15, 2017
Letter: Travel ban hurts hiring of summer-camp Concordia Language Villages staff
Every summer, 20,000 young adults from around the world serve as camp counselors in thousands of camps across the United States. International...
February 15, 2017 - 1:23pm
February 11, 2017
Canadian authorities intercept 21 crossing border into Manitoba from ND and Minnesota
EMERSON, Man.—Canadian authorities intercepted 21 people crossing into Manitoba from northern North Dakota and Minnesota this weekend, continuing a trend of foreign nationals seeking refugee status in Canada. The Royal Canadian Mounted Patrol said it intercepted two groups of people...
February 11, 2017 - 5:01pm
February 10, 2017
Trump weighs revised travel ban, Supreme Court test still possible
ABOARD AIR FORCE ONE/WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump said late on Friday aboard Air Force One that he is considering issuing a new travel...
February 10, 2017 - 5:49pm
Trump border 'wall' to cost $21.6 billion, take 3 1/2 years to build, report says
WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump's "wall" along the U.S.-Mexico border would be a series of fences and walls that would cost as much as...
February 10, 2017 - 10:20am
February 8, 2017
For MN resident, Trump's travel ban draws parallels from his past
WOODBURY, Minn. — President Donald Trump's recent ban on immigration from seven countries has one Woodbury man drawing parallels from...
February 8, 2017 - 4:54pm
February 7, 2017
2 GOP senators seek sharp cut in legal U.S. immigration
WASHINGTON — Two U.S. Republican senators plan to unveil legislation on Tuesday, Feb. 7, aimed at curbing legal immigration into the United...
February 7, 2017 - 10:23am
February 5, 2017
Trump supporters demonstrate in downtown Brainerd
BRAINERD, Minn. — A small but vocal downtown Brainerd rally Friday aimed to thank President Trump, after weeks of protests across the nation...
February 5, 2017 - 6:56pm
February 4, 2017
Trump fumes, vows to act, after judge lifts travel ban
WASHINGTON/DAMASCUS --- U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday, Feb. 4, denounced a judge who lifted a travel ban for citizens of seven mainly...
February 4, 2017 - 11:48am