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Finding workers in southwestern Minnesota an economic challenge as need for diversity in workforce grows
Is the deer duel in St. Paul over? Chronic wasting disease unites DNR, Board of Animal Health
Cost an obstacle for body camera usage in Fargo-Moorhead area
White Earth Reservation receives state grant to fight 'food desert' problem with food truck
Tales from the 'Trailer Park': Randy and Mr. Lahey of the ‘Trailer Park Boys’ come to Bemidji
Sam Cook: Damp weather, lots of foliage slow grouse opener
Twins power past terrible Tigers
WNBA FINALS: Gray's shot gives Sparks 1-0 series lead over Lynx
Vikings best Tampa Bay 34-17
Twins' Kepler hopes to return to lineup by Tuesday after tweaking back
David W. O'Brien
James E. Daman
Raymond Jon Kraskey
Richard "Dick" Greenwood
PATT RALL COLUMN: Louie did not go gentle into that good night: Remembering Louis Marchand
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Schools need all of our help for 100 percent grad rate
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
EVAN HAZARD: Threescore and Ten: Tuna and "dirty rice?"
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
PATT RALL COLUMN: Timely notice can help with attendance
Around the Arts, September 17
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Making a correct call on the Becida Barred Owl
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Extended fall weather on the water
American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: When is a police shooting justified?
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
November 9, 2015
Use the Grandma rule: Internet safety expert talks to students about proper online behavior, cyberbulling
BEMIDJI -- A speaker on Internet etiquette told Bemidji High School students on Monday that they should conduct themselves online as if their...
November 9, 2015 - 7:10pm
April 15, 2015
Fargo online ad seeks young woman to work as ‘topless maid’ in home
FARGO – A recent Craigslist ad is raising concern for police and has them warning people to be cautious. In the post, it asks for a young, attractive woman to work as a "topless maid," and offers a place to live, as well as access to a Minnesota lake home. It then asks for applicants...
April 15, 2015 - 10:22am
March 16, 2015
Paul Bunyan Communications expands “GigaZone” to Park Rapids area
BEMIDJI -- Paul Bunyan Communications announced Monday it has expanded its “GigaZone” Internet service to the Park Rapids area. The...
March 16, 2015 - 9:57pm
March 4, 2015
Video from 1985 Bemidji High School hockey team at state tournament
A video surfaced Wednesday of the 1985 Bemidji High School team's trip to the Minnesota State High School hockey tournament and is getting a...
March 4, 2015 - 1:45pm
January 22, 2015
GigaZone Activated!: First customer selected for new, high-speed Internet network in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- For a few moments Thursday, Mike Beard’s closet became the epicenter of a local technological revolution. Beard’s townhome...
January 22, 2015 - 7:04pm
November 18, 2014
Ron Paul: Internet gambling ban a losing bet
Most Americans, regardless of ideology, oppose “crony capitalism” or “cronyism.” Cronyism is where politicians write laws aimed at helping their favored business beneficiaries. Despite public opposition to cronyism, politicians still seek to use the legislative process to...
November 18, 2014 - 11:50pm
July 12, 2014
Amy Goodman: Nomads of the digital age
The freedom to communicate and to share has entered a new era. The power promised by this freedom, by the Internet, is immense, so much so that it frightens entrenched institutions. Governments, militaries, corporations, banks: They all stand to lose the control they exert over society...
July 12, 2014 - 1:35am
April 19, 2014
Online and on the lookout: Social media missteps can haunt careless posters and tweeters
Jasmine Maki Forum News Service GRAND FORKS, N.D. — With the abundance of information we post to social media sites, our online reputations are becoming just as important as our real-world reputations. How one chooses to use various social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and...
April 19, 2014 - 11:55pm
December 26, 2013
A Christmas surprise: To be with family in trying times, man drives from Ohio to surprise family in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- He drove 16 hours to surprise his family on Christmas Eve. Joyful relatives rushed to greet Joe Knutson as he let himself...
December 26, 2013 - 4:09pm
March 8, 2013
Jason Ogaard: Soaking up all sorts of knowledge via the Internet
Back in high school I didn’t care much for homework. There were plenty of subjects that I had a hard time with. It wasn’t until college that I discovered I liked writing. The college I attended had you write at least one research paper for every class (unless it was a science...
March 8, 2013 - 8:25pm
March 1, 2013
Danny Tyree: Internet piracy: Is the free ride over?
Yes, I dutifully affix my copyright notice to my column each week, and I’ve been known to notify the syndicate of suspected unauthorized use; but I haven’t gotten anywhere near as persnickety (or creepy) as the entertainment industry. According to CBS News, the motion picture...
March 1, 2013 - 11:46pm
February 28, 2013
Joe Gandelman: Scoops that’ll bust this town wide open
Joe Gandelman: Scoops that’ll bust this town wide open FORT STOCKTON, Texas — The journalistic cliche is that someone comes running into a newsroom, shouting: “I’ve got a story that’ll bust this town wide open!” So stop the presses; re-do the front page. But in these days...
February 28, 2013 - 1:34am
January 1, 2013
Tips can help users get the most out of Google
We’ve been using the term for years now. We use every day. It doesn’t mean what it should, but our culture has co-opted the term to give it a new meaning. The term googol refers to the number 1 followed by 100 zeros. The word Google refers to the technology company started by...
January 1, 2013 - 12:47am