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Greater Bemidji to host public listening session on sports commission
The GOP is facing a 5-day scramble to pass a tax bill and avoid a government shutdown
Putin phones Trump to thank him for CIA intel that foiled a planned terrorist attack in Russia
Power outage paralyzes world's busiest airport, Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson
Minnesota woman drowns after ATV falls through ice
Panthers owner plans to sell team amid investigation into workplace misconduct
Wild have no answer for Kane in loss to rival Blackhawks
Zimmer's 'D' destroys former team
For Vikings, NFC North title is just the start: 'We're not finished'
Terror threats unsettle small-town hoops tourney
Scott Trevor Petersen
William (Bill) Robert Lamb
Thomas M. Gates
Retail curtails my workout at the mall
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
Always cover Norfolk Island Pine after purchase
GENERATIONS: Tony Nicholson: An old-fashioned boy's Christmas
SAM COOK: Help Bob give a kid the gift of wheels
PHOTOS OF THE MONTH: Inside and out
Around the Arts, December 17
These men thought they adopted a mini piglet until she became Esther the Wonder Pig, darling of the internet
BSO celebrates the season
The Force is strong with 'The Last Jedi,' critics say
Outdoors notebook: New MN regulations, ND dates set
Snowy owls head south
Resort workers keep Lake of the Woods winter fishing industry running smoothly
Tullibees continue to decline in Green Lake
Trout Unlimited to hold fly-tying class Dec. 14
Delbert & Linda Olson
Tom & Linda Peterson
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It’s time for common sense in our country
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: When the lake is frozen over
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: City seeking members for Sanford Center board, subcommittees
Commentary: It is risky to sell your soul to the devil
Retail curtails my workout at the mall
December 16, 2017
40th anniversary of the Willmar 8: First bank strike in Minnesota was in Willmar
WILLMAR, Minn. — It's Dec. 16, 1977. A group of women employees of Citizens National Bank stand outside the bank in a picket line despite...
December 16, 2017 - 9:57am
December 10, 2017
Even with good insurance, health conditions put great burden on families
"Did you take your pill?" That's the question Greg Murphy hears multiple times a day from his wife, Barb, two sons and any other friend or relative...
December 10, 2017 - 6:00am
November 28, 2017
Street light along Paul Bunyan Drive falls due to wind, corrosion
A city worker tries to untangle a fallen street light on Tuesday from a heap of branches and holiday lights it crashed into along Paul Bunyan...
November 28, 2017 - 5:34pm
Removal of trestle bridge over Mississippi River begins
A demolition crew begins the process on Tuesday of taking down the wood trestle bridge between Lake Bemidji and Lake Irving. The cost to remove...
November 28, 2017 - 5:26pm
November 26, 2017
Farm bureau recognizes Gilbertson
BLOOMINGTON—John Gilbertson from the Beltrami County Farm Bureau received recognition in Bloomington on Nov. 17, for outstanding membership...
November 26, 2017 - 1:45pm
Local salons donate to Sanford Health Foundation
Three local salons, including Bemidji Hairstyling Center, Classic Cuts and The Hair Affair, recently made donations to the Sanford Health Foundation...
November 26, 2017 - 1:15pm
GigaZone Gaming Championship receives Calix Innovation Award
Paul Bunyan Communications' GigaZone Gaming Championship, the first stadium-style eSporting event in northern Minnesota, has been awarded the...
November 26, 2017 - 10:36am
Marketplace Foods donates to the Sanford Health Foundation
Marketplace Foods recently donated to the Sanford Health Foundation of Northern Minnesota in support of its Edith Sanford Breast Center in Bemidji....
November 26, 2017 - 8:45am
Bemidji Lions donate to youth baseball
Bemidji Lions Club President Robert Sandbo, right, presents a $500 check to Brian Hiller for Bemidji Youth Baseball during a weekly dinner meeting...
November 26, 2017 - 7:30am
November 25, 2017
Turkey Trotting in Bemidji: Annual run held at BSU
Stacy Ness takes off from the starting line of the BSU Turkey Trot 5K at the Gillett Wellness Center on Saturday. A total of 43 runners took...
November 25, 2017 - 4:58pm
Charities worry about losing donations to disaster fatigue
GRAND FORKS — When Hurricane Harvey blew through Texas and Irma and Maria tore up the Caribbean, they left thousands reeling, wondering...
November 25, 2017 - 6:30am
November 24, 2017
Shining bright: Annual Night We Light draws hundreds to downtown
Children wait patiently for candy to be thrown as the Beltrami Electric Cooperative truck drives by in the Night We Light Parade on Friday in...
November 24, 2017 - 7:29pm
Kelliher’s award-winning ‘fab lab’
BRAINERD -- A fabrication lab at Kelliher Public Schools earned the district a Profile of Excellence Award last Monday from the Minnesota Rural...
November 24, 2017 - 3:24pm
November 22, 2017
Head Start building evacuated after gas leak
BEMIDJI -- A gas leak prompted leaders at a Bemidji preschool to evacuate the building on Wednesday morning.
November 22, 2017 - 2:36pm
Preparing for the feast: Community meal will be held at First Lutheran
Rachel Eastling prepares the to-go boxes on Wednesday that will be distributed during the community Thanksgiving meal. The meal will be held...
November 22, 2017 - 2:23pm