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Beltrami GOP event draws some big names: Mills, Westrom, others attend
UPDATED: Man in custody following shooting near Crookston
'No excuse' voting polls open Friday in Red Lake, bill author visits site
Ready to Ride: Itasca officials reopen popular bicycle trail after renovations
BOYS SOCCER: Bemidji thumps Hibbing 7-0
BEAVERS ROUNDUP: Grenier named BSU women's hockey captain
TENNIS: Bemidji improves to 13-1 with win over Thief River Falls
FOOTBALL: Bemidji, Sartell set to meet in battle of unbeatens
GIRLS SOCCER: Bemidji falls at East Grand Forks
Grayson James Waddell
Melba Vienna (Beighley) Rockensock
Donald Julius Schmeckpeper
Shop, collect for winter gift-giving
John Eggers: Who do you encourage in this world?
Patrick Guilfoile: Malaria, mosquitoes and fatal attraction
Consider cover crops
Art Lee: The demolition of ‘a fine old lady’ — a historical landmark gone (alas?)
From concept to concerts: Long-planned Minnesota Orchestra residency is this week
Common Chords schedule
Pioneer Previews: Community Theater’s ‘On Golden Pond’ opens Friday
Artist works on mural
The Beach Boys officially coming to Bemidji
A half-century of wilderness: 1964 federal law set stage for the second ‘W’ in BWCAW
Paul Nelson: Fall is a perfect time to target muskies
Blane Klemek: Oh, to be a bird for a day? Count me in
Paul Nelson: Boat control is important when fishing in the fall
Paul Nelson: Fish are constantly looking for abundant food sources
Letter: A gentle man with a teacher’s heart
Letter: Love and violence are incompatible
Joe Gandelman: Thoughts on ISIS and the Nazis
Bob Franken: A lesson from the violence
Tom Purcell: Obama learns of Pearl Harbor
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August 10, 2012
Sculptor to get community spirit award
BEMIDJI - Duane "Dewey" Goodwin, an Anishinaabe stone sculptor and art instructor at Leech Lake Tribal College, will receive a First Peoples Fund Jennifer Easton Community Spirit Award next month. "As an artist, Dewey Goodwin demonstrates a gift for creation, storytelling and sharing...
news / local / entertainment / education
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
July 8, 2012
Leech Lake holding powwow
Powwow participants dance to the beat of the 26 drums at the Leech Lake's Fourth Of July Traditional Powwow grand entrance. The event, which...
news / local
July 8, 2012 - 12:00am
July 7, 2012
Jones becomes Leech Lake chairwoman
Carri Jones, left, is congratulated Friday by Rita Albrecht, a Bemidji City Council member and planner in tribal development for the Leech Lake...
news / local
July 7, 2012 - 12:00am
Traditional celebration brings hundreds to Red Lake
RED LAKE - As 7 p.m. approaches, 2012 Independence Day Powwow announcer Lawrence Baker urges the hundreds of dancers preparing for Friday night's...
news / local / region
July 7, 2012 - 12:00am
June 21, 2012
Leech Lake election recount confirms Jones' victory
CASS LAKE - Carri Jones' victory in last week's Leech Lake Tribal Council election was confirmed after a recount this week. Jones picked up two votes in the recount, conducted Tuesday afternoon by the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe, paving the way for her to be the tribe's first female...
news / region
June 21, 2012 - 12:00am
June 14, 2012
State golf: BHS's Dale 33rd in Class AAA; Cass Lake's Brunelle takes third in Class A
COON RAPIDS - Trey Dale didn't have the best day on Wednesday, but his all-state certificate should mitigate the final golf tournament of his...
sports / Lumberjacks /
June 14, 2012 - 12:00am
June 6, 2012
Bats go cold for Panthers in elimination game
BEMIDJI -- Cass Lake-Bena starter Wesley Moe didn't have his best stuff Tuesday night. Neither did Corey Roach, his East Grand Forks Sacred Heart...
June 6, 2012 - 12:00am
June 1, 2012
Drakes roll to title: Blackduck brings bats in pair of victories, wins sub-section
BEMIDJI - The Blackduck Drakes brought their bats to the Bemidji State baseball diamond Thursday. They came home with their second-straight Sub-Section...
June 1, 2012 - 12:00am
May 30, 2012
Wrong interpertation: Mistake costs Panther golfers trip to state
BEMIDJI - Unlike some sports where interpretation can dictate the actions and the outcome of the game, golf is governed by a set of rules that leave nothing to chance. Unfortunately, there are so many rules that the vast majority of golfers are in the dark when situations out of...
May 30, 2012 - 12:00am
Cass Lake cruises past Red Lake, Blackduck pounds Laporte
CASS LAKE - Things didn't start out so well for Caleb Fisher and Cass Lake Bena Tuesday. The senior hurler kicked off the game with a four-pitch walk to Red Lake leadoff William Chaboyea.
May 30, 2012 - 12:00am
May 25, 2012
Officials seek public comments on La Salle Lake State Recreation Area
A draft management plan for La Salle Lake State Recreation Area (SRA) is now available for public review and comment. When approved, the management plan will guide development and operations at La Salle Lake SRA. The review period is open through June 29. La Salle Lake SRA is located...
May 25, 2012 - 12:00am
April 1, 2012
Seven Clans Casino launches fishing venture
RED LAKE -- The waters of the Red Lake Indian Reservation typically aren't thought of as a destination for anglers, but a new offering through the band's Seven Clans Casino aims to change that. Beginning this spring, the casino in Red Lake, Minn., will be offering guided fishing...
news / outdoors / local
April 1, 2012 - 12:00am
December 16, 2011
DNR officials seek public input
Minnesota DNR officials are seeking public comments via an online survey for the La Salle Lake State Recreation Area (SRA) management plan. The 1,000-acre property, which is located eight miles north of Itasca State Park on Hubbard County Road 9, includes the entire shoreline of...
December 16, 2011 - 12:00am
July 4, 2010
Across The Lake
It's a lot harder to start a sentence than it is to finish it. That observation from another writer came to mind as I sat looking at a blank screen -- the same as used to happen when looking at a blank sheet of paper in the typewriter. A sentence, though, is not that much different...
July 4, 2010 - 12:00am
April 20, 2010
Red Lake slot limit restrictions provide protection, angling opportunity
Regulations that require Upper Red Lake anglers to release smaller walleye during the first month of the open water season will remain in effect for 2010, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR). From Saturday, May 15, through Monday, June 14, anglers must...
April 20, 2010 - 12:00am