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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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First Friday Fest at Rail River
Regional author publishes book
First Friday at Gallery North
Todd Oliver & Friends show April 29
Poem in Your Pocket Day event
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
July 5, 2015
Big Bog bash is back: Festival returns July 10-12 in Kelliher, Waskish
The "Big Bog Festival" returns to Kelliher and Waskish on July 10-12 for a weekend full of activities, including touring the Big Bog Visitor Center, climbing the Fire Tower, taking a "Big Bog" walk and observing the final resting place of the one and only Paul Bunyan. The festival...
July 5, 2015 - 12:52am
June 28, 2015
A KORE for Kelliher: Community rallies around outdoor exercise facility
KELLIHER -- Three students and a slew of volunteers in Kelliher are at the “KORE” of a new outdoor facility in the community. It all...
June 28, 2015 - 10:00am
April 27, 2015
Slow start for Northome-Kelliher baseball, but signs encouraging
The Northome-Kelliher high school baseball team has gotten off to a slow start this year, with a current record of 0-3, but there is still plenty of season left and the team and coaches are positive. The Mustangs plan to focus on their pitching to bring more balls into play from...
April 27, 2015 - 11:54am
April 17, 2015
Kelliher to initiate Fab Lab
KELLIHER -- Next fall, Kelliher High School students will have the opportunity of working in a Fab Lab. Superintendent Jim Lutz said the district received a grant of $26,500 from First Technologies Inc. to develop and train teacher Eric Nord and Eric Carlson in the new curriculum....
April 17, 2015 - 9:35am
February 24, 2015
The Kelliher ‘Cabin Fever’ connection: Heim Log Homes selected for National Geographic Channel show
KELLIHER -- An international search for log home craftsmen in 2013 eventually led a national production crew to Heim Handcrafted Log Homes in...
February 24, 2015 - 8:13am
October 3, 2014
Kelliher School District receives grant to help students prepare for the future
The Northwest Minnesota Foundation recently awarded a $25,000 grant to Kelliher School District to collaborate with the Boys & Girls Club of the Bemidji Area (BGCBA). The grant will bring BGCBA’s SMART Moves and Career Launch programs to an estimated 250 students, in second...
October 3, 2014 - 1:33pm
July 25, 2014
Kelliher First Responders receive new rescue rig
The Kelliher First Responders started out in a bread truck in 1989. Four years later, the group upgraded to a 1994 ambulance, which was used...
July 25, 2014 - 2:10pm
July 18, 2014
Heritage Center obtains artifacts from WWII crash involving Kelliher Sgt.
Kelliher residents will now have a new way of remembering the man their Veteran’s of Foreign Wars post is named for. Sgt. Stanley O. Pearson...
July 18, 2014 - 2:42pm
July 12, 2014
Not bogged down at all: Kelliher, Waskish celebrate Big Bog Festival
KELLIHER -- Two small towns in northern Minnesota once again are a little bigger on a July weekend. The towns of Kelliher and Waskish are...
July 12, 2014 - 6:06pm
July 11, 2014
Big Bog Festival packed with events for all ages
KELLIHER -- From North Beltrami Heritage Center exhibits to Saturday's "Trike and Bike" races, the Big Bog Festival will have something for everyone. The three-day event kicks off today with a potluck picnic at 5:30 p.m. at Homestead Park in Waskish with a presentation, "Bombing...
July 11, 2014 - 12:11am
June 5, 2014
Mizpah man sentenced for 2012 Kelliher bank robbery
MINNEAPOLIS -- A 21-year-old Mizpah man was sentenced in federal court earlier this week for his role in a December 2012 robbery of the First State Bank of Bigfork in Kelliher. On Wednesday in Minneapolis, United States District Court Judge Donovan W. Frank sentenced Cody Lowell...
June 5, 2014 - 7:18pm
March 28, 2014
Hindsight is always 20-20: The Rev. Denise Fossen makes the journey north
In 2006, Denise Fossen felt restless.. That restlessness led her to where she is today as the Rev. Denise Fossen of the North Beltrami Evangelical...
March 28, 2014 - 11:58am
September 13, 2013
Library makes mark on Kelliher readers
Within the Old School Center in Kelliher, lies a hidden gem: The Kelliher Community Library. Home to over 5,000 books and over 250 movies, the Kelliher Community Library serves as an independent, Kelliher School-owned facility open three days a week for community members to check...
September 13, 2013 - 7:03pm
Kelliher resident named bowling champ
Julie Thayer, 61, of Kelliher was awarded Division I Handicap Champion at the Minnesota State United States Bowling Congress (USBC) Women's Championship. Thayer bowled an average of 165 at the tournament with game points of 248, 177 and 211, respectively. Thayer was invited to attend...
September 13, 2013 - 7:02pm
August 19, 2013
Motorcycle ride raises $2,000 for veteran memorial
With ground broken at the Old School Center in Kelliher, and several granite slabs already sitting on the property waiting to be put in place,...
August 19, 2013 - 10:02am