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Hobby Lobby construction begins in Bemidji
Regional library director’s job remains up in air
2 Minnesota deaths blamed on tainted caramel apples
MNsure extends enrollment deadline
Fergus Falls man gets 12 years for murdering nephew
BOYS BASKETBALL: Monticello sneaks out win at Bemidji
FOOTBALL: NDSU wins to advance to national finals, but Bemidji's Woods injured
GIRLS HOCKEY: Thief River Falls blanks Bemidji
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers get first NSIC win
WRESTLING: Bemidji, BCLB have good days at Big Bear
Blanche E. Dennis
Verna Maryen Nordby
Blane Klemek: Keeping the prairie alive along the Red River Basin
John Eggers: The Christmas Cookie Lady
Patrick Guilfoile: A kiss may not be just a kiss
Jane Furuseth: Readers Theater volunteers encourage the love of reading
Doug Lewandowski: Becoming our parents
A holiday on the beach: Beach Boys to perform hits, Christmas music at the Sanford Center
Pioneer Previews: Music for the holidays — and the food shelf
Art briefs - Sunday Dec. 7
An everlasting tour comes to Bemidji: Martina McBride to highlight latest album of classic songs
Pioneer Previews: Winter joy, winter cold and winter fun
Blane Klemek: Some stories about animal surprises
Blane Klemek: Great ideas for keeping birdfeeders squirrel-free
Blane Klemek: Birds of a feather. . .
Quick 100th birthday celebration
Russell birthday celebration
Jenkauski birthday celebration
Niskanen birthday celebration
Nat Hentoff: When will court trials begin on CIA torturers?
Danny Tyree: Empty seats at the Christmas table
Jim HIghtgower: Chris Christie’s pork barrel politics
Byron York: Obama opens fraud-ridden benefits program to illegal immigrants
Dick Polman: Thank Cruz for the Surgeon General the NRA hates
March 18, 2012
Kelliher students cecome MOS-certified
Congratulations to Paula Pearsall and Renae Swanson for passing the MS Word 2010 certification exam. This is an online exam from Certiport that takes about 50 minutes and tests them on their word processing skills using MS WORD 2010. The exam is worth 1,000 points and the students...
March 18, 2012 - 7:15pm
March 11, 2012
Kelliher City Council approves staff raises
The Kelliher City Council met for its regular meeting in January. The following consent agenda items were presented for approval: City Council Meeting Minutes, December 20, 2012 Receipts Totaling $140,036.56 Claims Paid Prior Totaling $56,927.68 Claims List for Approval...
March 11, 2012 - 7:12pm
March 4, 2012
Kelliher Council holds special meeting
The Kelliher City Council met in special session Jan. 26 and reviewed the current Business Incentive Grant application. One of the items up for discussion was repayment enforcement. The council pondered on whether they should require more collateral on entities that do not have any...
March 4, 2012 - 6:57pm
Kelliher School Board approves trip requests
The Kelliher School Board met Feb. 9 to discuss an FCCLa trip request, received updates on student council events and grant work. First up for the board was to approve the minutes of the Jan.
March 4, 2012 - 6:52pm
Blackduck Menu Week of March 6-9 TUESDAY, March 6 - Chicken wraps with lettuce, cheese, Ranch and salsa, corn, reaches, bread slice, milk variety. WEDNESDAY, March 7 - Cheeseburger, fries, broccoli slaw, tropical mixed fruit, bread slice, milk variety. THURSDAY, March 8 - Italian...
March 4, 2012 - 6:42pm
February 26, 2012
Kelliher Thrift & Gift, Now Accepting Donations
The Kelliher Thrift & Gift, a new nonprofit business located at the Kelliher Health and Resource Center, is seeking donations of almost new and clean clothing, books, household and other items. Donations will be accepted on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 2-5 p.m. beginning...
February 26, 2012 - 4:51pm
February 19, 2012
Blackduck Menu Week of Feb. 21-24 TUESDAY, Feb. 21 - Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes, gravy, peas, mixed fruit, blueberry muffin, milk variety. WEDNESDAY, Feb. 22 - Fish sticks, mac and cheese, green beans, pears, bread slice, milk variety. THURSDAY, Feb. 23 - Chicken fajitas...
February 19, 2012 - 4:56pm
February 12, 2012
The Green Wave floods the Mustangs 60-39; Warriors conquer the Mustangs, 92-81
On Jan. 13, the Northome/ Kelliher Mustangs played the East Grand Forks Green Wave. We played them at Northome School and gave them a good fight. The individual statistics are as follows. Keith Shaughnessy made one two-point bucket and went six for nine on his freethrows. He also...
February 12, 2012 - 4:50pm
Blackduck Menu Week of Feb. 14-17 TUESDAY, Feb. 14 - Chicken patty on bun, fries, rosey Applesauce, Rice Krispie treat, bread slice, milk variety. WEDNESDAY, Feb. 15 - Pizza Romaine salad with ham, cheese, croutons, mandarin oranges, Gogurt, bread slice, milk variety. THURSDAY,...
February 12, 2012 - 4:45pm
Battle River Beavers News
The Jan. 21 meeting held at Payton Hanks residence. The meeting was called to order at 12:15 p. m. by President Rhonda. Roll call taken with seven present, one absent, two leaders and five visitors. Minutes of last meeting Christmas party -- all had a great time! Our new...
February 12, 2012 - 4:42pm
February 5, 2012
R2AC Grant Received by North Beltrami Heritage Center
The North Beltrami Heritage Center will use farm implements from past generations as the backdrop for the newly funded Heritage Sculpture Garden. They received a grant from the Region 2 Arts Council with which to create a Heritage Sculpture Garden using local metal materials and indigenous...
February 5, 2012 - 4:40pm
January 18, 2012
Weather delaying start of some schools Thursday
Classes in Bemidji School District are scheduled to be held at regular hours today. However, all classes in the Blackduck, Northome and Kelliher School Districts will be held two hours late due to impending inclement weather. Temperatures are expected to dip to minus 20 early this...
news / education
January 18, 2012 - 4:38pm
January 15, 2012
Mustang Boys Basketball Update
On Jan. 3, the Mustang boys traveled to the Walker High School. The varsity went into the game with a record of four wins and two loses. Individual player statistics are as follows: Keith Shaughnessy scored a total of eight points. He did not shoot any free throws and had two...
January 15, 2012 - 4:35pm
Beltrami Electric Now Accepting Youth Tour Applications
Beltrami Electric Cooperative is once again accepting applications for its fun-filled 2012 Youth Tour, an all-expense paid trip to Washington, D.C., June 16-21. Each year the cooperative sponsors one high school junior whose parent or guardian is a member of Beltrami Electric Cooperative. The...
January 15, 2012 - 4:29pm
January 8, 2012
Blackduck Menu Week of Jan. 10-13 TUESDAY, Jan. 10 - Cheeseburger, baked beans, fries, mixed fruit, milk variety. WEDNESDAY, Jan. 11 - Chicken nuggets, mashed potatoes with gravy, broccoli slaw, mandarin oranges, bread slice, milk variety. THURSDAY, Jan. 12 - Mini corndogs, mac...
January 8, 2012 - 12:00pm