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Life Saving awards presented to BPD officers
Students in the News - Sunday, May 28
Escape room trend hitting Bemidji in June
Seeking an outdoor oasis: Pergolas create room-like space
Declutter: Tips to tidy up your home, inbox
Brad Dokken: May serves up walleyes, morels and wild asparagus
Ramirez goal lifts Minnesota United FC over Orlando City SC
Strikeouts mount for struggling Sano
Dozier's homer leads Twins past Rays
BOYS TENNIS: Konecne finishes fourth at sections
Vernon Vanden Berg
Adren "Ade" Mann
Myrtle "Elaine" Miller
John Ted Iverson
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Making a case for wood ticks
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make the last day of school a good day
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Bemidji is ‘Home Sweet Home’ for the birds
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Critical Race Theories: What are they all about?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Who is JFK?
Intermediate Watercolors class with Jane Freeman
Young Songwriters Workshop set for June 17
Season tickets for 2017-18 BSO season
Cass Lake Bena student wins Congressional Art Competition
‘Color of Life’ exhibit at library
Public celebration at Big Bog
FISH TALES: Pam Johnson on Lake Winnie
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Warmer temps should lead to better bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: House sparrows and European starlings are hardy survivors
New upgrades at Norway Beach campgrounds
Torry's Van Benefit
Column: Lessons from a great leader
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tanner left an indelible mark on many lives
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
Bursack: Dad needs help taking care of Mom but he won't allow it
Letters to the editor
May 24, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Grossell should spend time working to fund education for all
I am writing in response to the article about our local state Rep. Matt Grossell's comments about the Minnesota Department of Education's toolkit...
May 24, 2017 - 5:30am
May 11, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Legislature must provide adequate funding for DNR
This is a follow-up to the letter to the editor I co-authored entitled "Regulatory agencies should move at the speed of commerce," (Page A4,...
May 11, 2017 - 7:30am
May 5, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Building houses for more bluebirds
There are two birds that are exclusively dependent on humans to create housing for them, bluebirds and martins.
May 5, 2017 - 1:07pm
May 2, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Not kidding, invasive species are a real threat
I'm not kidding! ("Are you kidding me?," Page 4, April 28) I believe the intrusion of invasive species into our lakes and waterways is the biggest...
May 2, 2017 - 8:58am
April 30, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: In Ward 4 election, remember Lehmann's support of Sanford Center
Bemidji has a City Council election (Ward 4) on Tuesday. Being from the outlying north we don't get to participate, just suffer or benefit from...
April 30, 2017 - 9:00am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Trump's approach to North Korea rekindles global fears
I feel existential fear. My body feels the same, though less intense, as during the Cuban missile crisis when I was 11. I knew that Minneapolis, where I lived, would be mushroom soup should things go to hell: biggest mill town, major rail junction, Mississippi lock and dam, Control...
April 30, 2017 - 7:00am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thanks to all who made March for Science a success
Thank you to the hundreds of marchers who supported the March for Science on Earth Day, April 22.
April 30, 2017 - 6:00am
April 22, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Minnesota Health Plan’ is a plan for all
I have recently retired and am grateful to have made it to Medicare having had good insurance through my spouse until now. However, the current...
April 22, 2017 - 10:44pm
April 20, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Celebrating Earth Day every day
As thousands across the U.S. get ready to protest environmental budget cuts for Earth Day, each of us can also help with our driving, our recycling...
April 20, 2017 - 9:00am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: TEDxBemidji team thanks community
On behalf of the entire TEDxBemidji team, thank you to our community for your support and engagement in our inaugural event. It takes community,...
April 20, 2017 - 8:00am
April 19, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Our sustainable energy future
Burning fossil fuels takes the remains of lifeforms that died millions of years ago and releases the heat energy, carbon dioxide (CO2) and pollution...
April 19, 2017 - 6:10am
April 18, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Can someone explain a vote for Trump?
Dear Bemidji, I feel the need to vent, and hopefully not do it in an unkind manner, so here goes: Yes, it's politics, what else?
April 18, 2017 - 7:28am
April 16, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Science matters in Bemidji and beyond
In Bemidji, the sight of a bald eagle is a wonderful and not uncommon sight. It was not always this way. Let me introduce you to a friend of mine. He's one of those amazing local people you've probably never heard of. His name is John Mathisen. We call him Eagle John. He was instrumental...
April 16, 2017 - 8:32am
April 4, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Another tribute to the Franklins. . . and our community
The doctors' tribute to Dr. Gordon and Marjorie Franklin ("They don't make them like the Franklins anymore," Page 4, Saturday, March 11) was...
April 4, 2017 - 8:00am
March 22, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Candidate thanks supporters, Ward 4
Thank you to all of the friends and neighbors who encouraged me and voted for me in the Ward 4 election. Door knocking is physically fatiguing...
March 22, 2017 - 7:00am