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Short of donations, Pequaywan recovery center on hold: Nebraska couple envisions buffalo grazing around pastoral retreat north of Duluth
He wanted it. He’s building it. Terry Zoller’s Stillwater ties stretch back for generations, and he’ll be leaving his own mark on his beloved hometown with the St. Croix Crossing
Survivor of gun attack can move on as Minnesota man admits murder
Banned instructor says school leaders forced to students to lie for him
Concordia to allow legal age students to drink on campus
Sophomore sensations: BHS girls swim team experiencing youth movement
SWIMMING: BHS girls race past Park Rapids
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji runs away with 3-0 sweep
TrekNorth soccer ties W-H-A
SOCCER: BSU falls in overtime
Orrin "Bud" Edward Barnum
Donald Bruce Raisch
Brian M. Kummet
MASTER GARDENERS: What ate my potatoes?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Leave a legacy of words
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Sustainable health care: Returning to relationship-based practice
MASTER GARDENERS: Think about next year when it comes to garden debris
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Truth and Reconciliation: Water
Tigirlily to open for Justin Moore at Sanford Center
Monday Movie Report: Oscars Foreign Language Category adds first contenders
PATT RALL COLUMN: Fall is in the area, and in the theaters
BSO opens new season, 'Legends & Lore'
Justin Moore comes to Bemidji on Oct. 1
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
PAUL NELSON: Fall cooldown continues for peak fishing
Zebra mussels confirmed in 4 more Minnesota lakes
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Full moons and fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Chrysanthemums can fit with any garden
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
MILESTONES: Cuperus-Howe engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The Salvation Army leader’s legacy lives on
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A flaw in implementation of dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Here’s a list of what Republicans believe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Two thoughts about the school dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Skoe needs to look out for our interests
May 22, 2016
John Eggers: Who was Hamilton?
One of my favorite riddles goes like this: What president is on the $10 bill? What’s the answer? “No president, because Alexander Hamilton was secretary of the treasury.” He wanted to be president, but he never made it. Do you know why? There was some recent discussion of replacing...
May 22, 2016 - 12:46am
May 15, 2016
John Eggers: What if the fish don't bite?
I can remember a long time ago, when in our younger days Kathy and I traveled up north from northern Iowa to Two Inlets Lake south of Itasca State Park with our son—and returned home without catching or even seeing a fish. It wasn't much fun on the lake, but thankfully my son...
May 15, 2016 - 12:12am
May 8, 2016
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: It’s time for women
There was a time when women were not allowed to teach school if they were married. Did you know that? There was a time when women were not supposed to work outside the home. There was a time when women could not vote and could not be elected for public office. There was a time when...
May 8, 2016 - 12:07pm
May 1, 2016
John Eggers: Remember your graduation?
When I graduated from college in 1968, I was not able to switch my tassel from one side to the other because I had lost it in the parking lot...
May 1, 2016 - 12:56am
April 24, 2016
John Eggers: What is an antique?
Are you getting ready for the garage sales? Are you hoping to find something to resell that will enable you to buy that new car, take a trip...
April 24, 2016 - 12:27am
April 17, 2016
John Eggers: Everyone was blessed to have known Paul Kief
Note: Due to the recent death of Paul Kief, I have chosen to submit a column I wrote devoted to him in April 2010. This will remind you again...
April 17, 2016 - 12:21am
April 10, 2016
John Eggers: What is reality?
What a boring topic. Who wants to read about reality? We want to be entertained and try to avoid looking at life so seriously. Actually, it’s...
April 10, 2016 - 12:09am
April 3, 2016
John Eggers: Simone springs for spring
Simone, our golden retriever and daughter to Simon, jumped into the lake several weeks ago and didn’t want to leave. She just couldn’t wait...
April 3, 2016 - 12:58am
March 27, 2016
John Eggers: Who do you lean on?
When you find yourself in a mess, who do you turn to? Who listens to you? Husbands and wives listen to each other. Grandparents listen to their...
March 27, 2016 - 12:50am
March 20, 2016
John Eggers: Will you have a good Friday?
I never liked Good Friday, the Friday before Easter Sunday. When I was in grade school and high school, it was usually the last day of our Easter...
March 20, 2016 - 12:37am
March 6, 2016
John Eggers: Know any great women?
In honor of Women’s History Month, this is a good time to reflect not just on the women in history we would regard as “great,” but also...
March 6, 2016 - 12:12am
February 28, 2016
John Eggers Column: The Peace Corps celebrates its 55th birthday
It’s a sunny and warm afternoon day in Montevideo, Uruguay. I took a bus into the city from a suburb of Montevideo where I live. I’m going...
February 28, 2016 - 12:39am
February 21, 2016
John Eggers: There is gold in Beltrami County
Do you believe there is gold in Beltrami County? If you don’t, you are among 99.5 percent of the other citizens who feel the same way. I am...
February 21, 2016 - 12:25am
February 14, 2016
John Eggers: How to warm up your brain
I operate under the principle that a warm brain equals a warm body. How can you warm up your brain? I think you will enjoy solving these puzzles,...
February 14, 2016 - 12:23am
February 7, 2016
John Eggers: Better than the Super Bowl
I know what you are thinking. What could be better than watching the Super Bowl? You have a whole truckload of snacks. You have hungry friends...
February 7, 2016 - 12:28am