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Authorities uncover couple's 'sex room' in Minn. sexual assault case
Lawmakers advance two anti-abortion bills, but Dayton says he'll veto them
Tribal members, SD dance family among 15 charged in dealing in eagle, migratory bird trafficking
Brainerd family says final goodbyes to man who was missing for more than 2 years
‘I want to get people to sing’: Garrison Keillor visits Bemidji on his Gratitude Tour
Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of NASCAR season
Peterson tells ESPN he'll sign with Saints, who open at Minnesota
Dozier's three-run double provides Twins with 3-2 win
Twins to appeal Sano's one game for 'aggressive actions'
WOMEN'S GOLF: BSU’s Woelfel 9th at NSIC championships
Charity Faith Hope Moses
Betty Elaine Beaulieu
John George "Moose" White
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Look at the brighter side of life
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: We must open our minds to diverse teachings
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: John's No. 1 List for Bemidji
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: What is that weed?
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'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
First Friday Fest at Rail River
Regional author publishes book
First Friday at Gallery North
Up a tree!
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Warm-up helps spawn, walleyes should be ready for opener
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Wood ducks always welcome in the spring
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Finding your favorite gardening tools
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Wild turkeys are abundant throughout Minnesota
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Minnesota Health Plan’ is a plan for all
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bliss understands our local issues
Indoor Football League
February 16, 2017
Fans call shots in futuristic football league for Salt Lake team
WEST VALLEY CITY, Utah—The Salt Lake Screaming Eagles take flight on Thursday, Feb. 16, as the normally low profile Indoor Football League...
February 16, 2017 - 10:13am
September 25, 2015
INDOOR FOOTBALL: It’s official: Hello ‘Minnesota’ Axemen
BEMIDJI — Change was expected and now it’s here as the Bemidji Axemen are now officially the Minnesota Axemen. Along with the name change...
September 25, 2015 - 5:39pm
August 20, 2015
New Axemen GM starting fresh: Changes on the horizon as IFL team will drop ‘Bemidji,’ become ‘Minnesota Axemen’
BEMIDJI — Change is here for the Bemidji Axemen. Actually, make that the “Minnesota Axemen.” New head coach/general manager Richard Davis...
August 20, 2015 - 10:43pm
July 5, 2015
THE AXEMEN TRIALS: After two rough seasons, Bemidji’s first professional franchise looks for answers after experiencing bumps along the way
BEMIDJI — If there’s one day to pinpoint the exact time things went from bad to worse for the Bemidji Axemen, May 8, would be a good choice. That...
July 5, 2015 - 1:55pm
July 2, 2015
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen's Kalokoh wins IFL Special Teams Player of the Year award
BEMIDJI — Two days after being named to the All-IFL first team, Bemidji Axemen kick returner Mulku Kalokoh was named the Indoor Football League...
July 2, 2015 - 10:38pm
June 17, 2015
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Bemidji will be back for another season
BEMIDJI — Despite a tumultuous season that saw a coach fired, 10-game losing streak and dropped attendance numbers, the Bemidji Axemen will...
June 17, 2015 - 11:21pm
June 11, 2015
INDOOR FOOTBALL LEAGUE: Axemen’s Kalokoh, Jarboe up for postseason awards
BEMIDJI — This season has not gone to plan for the Bemidji Axemen. The team is 2-11 and is currently on a nine-game losing streak. The team...
June 11, 2015 - 11:21pm
June 6, 2015
INDOOR FOOTBALL LEAGUE: Iowa rolls as Axemen routed again, 76-26
DES MOINES, Iowa — Another game, another loss. The Bemidji Axemen dropped their ninth-straight Indoor Football League game, 76-26, Saturday...
June 6, 2015 - 10:17pm
May 28, 2015
INDOOR FOOTBALL LEAGUE: Changes continue for Axemen this week
BEMIDJI — A lot has changed for the Bemidji Axemen since their 70-25 loss to the Billings Wolves on May 16 in Billings. For starters, quarterback...
May 28, 2015 - 10:19pm
May 13, 2015
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Wooten out as Axemen head coach
BEMIDJI -- Dixie Wooten is no longer the head coach of the Bemidji Axemen after going 2-8 in his first season in charge. The firing was announced...
May 13, 2015 - 6:21pm
May 2, 2015
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen lose game, quarterback in 55-28 loss to Green Bay
BEMIDJI — Down 7-0, IFL Offensive Player of the Week Dante Perez led the Bemidji Axemen down the field for a touchdown on their first drive...
May 2, 2015 - 10:36pm
April 28, 2015
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen move offices downtown
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Axemen announced Tuesday they had moved their offices from 1425 Paul Bunyan Dr. NW to a new location in downtown Bemidji — 212 Minnesota Ave. NW. “With the many discussions about the expansion of downtown Bemidji, I believe it’s a great place for our...
April 28, 2015 - 10:42pm
April 17, 2015
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Balentine, Axemen prepare for tough Cedar Rapids
BEMIDJI — Wide-receiver-turned-quarterback Ryan Balentine will have a tall task today when he makes his first start under center for the Bemidji...
April 17, 2015 - 10:50pm
April 4, 2015
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Nighthawks pull away from Axemen in second half, win 58-27
WICHITA FALLS, Texas — The Bemidji Axemen led the Wichita Falls Nighthawks late in the first half of Saturday night’s Indoor Football League...
April 4, 2015 - 10:58pm
March 30, 2015
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen beat Green Bay on final play, 55-54
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Down six with four seconds left on the Green Bay Blizzard four-yard line, Bemidji Axemen head coach Dixie Wooten reused a...
March 30, 2015 - 10:58pm