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Cresting Cedar River putting pressure on Cedar Rapids storm sewer system
Stenehjem gives Dakota Access 30 days to explain land purchase: Compliance with state’s anti-corporate farming law in question
2 dead after three-vehicle crash on Interstate 94
Minnesota drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer as nearby states have similar odds
Brady's new ride: Make-A-Wish donates ATV to Bemidji teen
SWIMMING: BHS girls race past Park Rapids
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji runs away with 3-0 sweep
TrekNorth soccer ties W-H-A
SOCCER: BSU falls in overtime
CROSS COUNTRY: Beavers place 34th at Roy Griak Invite
Brian M. Kummet
Dorothy "Dot" Schocker
Henry Loren Larson
Alfred L. Pearsall
MASTER GARDENERS: What ate my potatoes?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Leave a legacy of words
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Sustainable health care: Returning to relationship-based practice
MASTER GARDENERS: Think about next year when it comes to garden debris
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Truth and Reconciliation: Water
Tigirlily to open for Justin Moore at Sanford Center
Monday Movie Report: Oscars Foreign Language Category adds first contenders
PATT RALL COLUMN: Fall is in the area, and in the theaters
BSO opens new season, 'Legends & Lore'
Justin Moore comes to Bemidji on Oct. 1
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
PAUL NELSON: Fall cooldown continues for peak fishing
Zebra mussels confirmed in 4 more Minnesota lakes
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Full moons and fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Chrysanthemums can fit with any garden
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
MILESTONES: Cuperus-Howe engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The Salvation Army leader’s legacy lives on
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A flaw in implementation of dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Here’s a list of what Republicans believe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Two thoughts about the school dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Skoe needs to look out for our interests
September 15, 2016
Faith briefs, Friday Sept. 16
Seminars at Seventh-day Adventist Church BEMIDJI—"Shadow Empire: The Rise and Fall of Religious Freedom," a series of seminars will be held today through Saturday at Bemidji Seventh-day Adventist Church, 4400 Eckles Road NW. The schedule is as follows: • 7 tonight. "The Persecution...
September 15, 2016 - 9:11pm
September 13, 2016
Cirrus loses production work to new Mexican plant
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A California-based company’s decision to build a new manufacturing facility in Mexico has shifted work away from the Cirrus Aircraft plant in Grand Forks. Icon Aircraft announced the construction of a new facility in Tijuana last week. There, it will produce...
September 13, 2016 - 11:50pm
September 12, 2016
Conditional use permit is next step for Gene Dillon Elementary
BEMIDJI—Bemidji Area Schools leaders need to secure a conditional use permit and variance from the county before they can move forward with plans to build a long-anticipated elementary school.
September 12, 2016 - 8:12pm
August 18, 2016
Dickinson man shot in head by roommate
DICKINSON, N.D. -- A Dickinson man was shot in the head by who police believe is his roommate on Wednesday afternoon after an altercation in...
August 18, 2016 - 11:00pm
August 12, 2016
Bemidji woman injured crossing Highway 2
BEMIDJI—A 31-year-old Bemidji woman was seriously injured after she was struck by a car Thursday near Wilton. Stephanie Neely was attempting to cross Highway 2 on foot at about 12:41 a.m. when she was struck by a 2007 Chevrolet Impala traveling west on the highway, according...
August 12, 2016 - 5:30pm
Red Lake man pleads guilty to assaulting a police officer
RED LAKE—A Red Lake man pleaded guilty Thursday to assaulting a police officer, according to a United States Attorney's Office press release. United States Attorney Andrew M. Luger on Thursday announced the guilty plea of Nodin Makwa, 21, of Red Lake, for charging at a police...
August 12, 2016 - 5:27pm
July 28, 2016
Upgrade for Art: Watermark Art Center announces fundraising campaign
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji is known as a regional hub for retail, healthcare and education. You can add “the arts” to that list. On Thursday, officials...
July 28, 2016 - 8:02pm
Crime report for June 27
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Monday: Fire 2:30 a.m. Officers responded to a house fire...
June 28, 2016 - 4:12pm
June 19, 2016
ARTS BRIEFS: Shyanne Kaml performs at Farm by the Lake, Hackensack Hot Jazz Festival is July 8-9 and more
Shyanne Kaml performs at Farm by the Lake
June 19, 2016 - 12:10am
May 6, 2016
No serious injuries reported in rear-end accident on Highway 89
BEMIDJI—No one was seriously injured Thursday when a vehicle traveling at highway speeds rear-ended a vehicle that stopped for a school bus along Highway 89 northwest of Bemidji, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The accident happened about 4 p.m. near Radar Road. A 1992...
May 6, 2016 - 4:34pm
April 14, 2016
Harmony Co-op hosts Growers Summit
BEMIDJI -- Harmony Natural Foods Co-op brought local growers, producers and buyers together for its second annual Growers Summit on Tuesday at...
April 14, 2016 - 10:16pm
March 17, 2016
FAITH BRIEFS: Women's luncheon, Holy Week schedule, etc.
Women's luncheon meeting Monday BEMIDJI—The Christian Women's luncheon meeting will take place at 1 p.m. Monday in the community room at the Eagles Club, 1270 Neilson Ave. SE, Bemidji. Carol Nelson, Bemidji soloist and speaker, will sing and speak on how she moved out of darkness...
March 17, 2016 - 7:34pm
January 27, 2016
Two injured in rollover accident in Bemidji
BEMIDJI—A 51-year-old Bemidji man and a 50-year-old Shevlin woman were involved in a rollover accident Wednesday afternoon in Bemidji. Troy Carter lost control of his 2007 Chevrolet HHR on slushy/icy roads and rolled over into the right ditch on Highway 71 at N. Garden Lane...
January 27, 2016 - 5:08pm
July 7, 2015
Food for thought: Mural painted by local artist, families installed at Bemidji food shelf
BEMIDJI—A mural that was painted in March at the Bemidji Community Food Shelf was placed outside at the entrance of the food shelf farm...
July 7, 2015 - 6:20pm
June 29, 2015
Grand Forks police seek missing Minnesota man
Authorities are searching for a Badger, Minn., man, who was reported missing in Grand Forks over the weekend. The Grand Forks...
June 29, 2015 - 1:15pm