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Council hears final presentation on 2017 budget and tax levy
Dakota Access protesters dig in for winter: Tribal chair asks non-Sioux to leave, but many pledge to remain
UPDATED: Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline using current route
Cass County rollover injures 2
There's an app for that? Scammers figure out how to 'spoof' local, business phone numbers
Lumberjack gymnasts compete at Perham
FOOTBALL: Beavers win Mineral Water Bowl for first-ever postseason victory
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Big run lifts Red Lake past Fosston
BOYS BASKETBALL: Warriors run past Greyhounds
WRESTLING: Bemidji, other area teams compete at Olson Memorial Tournament
Robert (Bob) Kamrowski
Vivian D. Bye
Gerald "Jerry" Duane Morrow
David Anthony Fineday, Sr.
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Deal with clutter: We owe it to our brain
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
Chorale to bring 'Peace' to Bemidji
Art classes scheduled
PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
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Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A first-hand look at protest injuries
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakota Access Pipeline should be rerouted
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Protesters part of problem, not solution
June 25, 2016
Park Rapids man dies in crash south of Mahnomen
PARK RAPIDS -- A head-on collision south of Mahnomen claimed the life of a Park Rapids man and seriously injured his passenger early Friday morning. A freightliner tractor trailer was traveling south on Highway 59 when a Nissan Altima traveling northbound crossed the centerline in...
June 25, 2016 - 1:20pm
June 15, 2016
UPDATED: One seriously injured in Hubbard County crash
BEMIDJI -- Authorities on Tuesday released the names of five people who were injured, one seriously, in a two-car crash late Monday morning south of Bemidji in Hubbard County.
June 15, 2016 - 2:55pm
June 1, 2016
Officials identify woman killed in Mahnomen ATV crash
MAHNOMEN, Minn. - Officials have identified the woman killed in an ATV accident last week east of Mahnomen. Molly Bartos, 22, of rural Waubun, died Saturday after being involved in a all-terrain vehicle crash about 17 miles east of Mahnomen. The Mahnomen County Sheriff’s Office...
June 1, 2016 - 1:03pm
May 20, 2016
Blackduck faces Walker, despite loss to Mahnomen
The Blackduck baseball team confidently faced Walker on Thursday despite a 7-1 loss to Mahnomen on Monday. Isaac Gustafson hit a double and seniors...
May 20, 2016 - 10:38am
May 13, 2016
Driver arrested after police chase near Winger
WINGER, Minn. -- A Bejou, Minn., man was arrested Thursday after a police pursuit between Winger and Mahnomen, Minn. The incident began at 8:05 p.m. when the Polk County Sheriff’s Department received a report of a suspected gas station drive-off in Bejou. A Polk County deputy sheriff...
May 13, 2016 - 8:55am
May 3, 2016
White Earth leaders: ‘Our unity strengthens us’: State of the Nation address given in Mahnomen
MAHNOMEN -- The people of White Earth came together for the annual State of the Nation address at the Shooting Star Casino in Mahnomen on Tuesday...
May 3, 2016 - 6:47pm
March 28, 2016
Disaster preparedness conference set for June in Mahnomen
BEMIDJI -- The Northwest Minnesota Foundation is hosting a Community Disaster Response and Recovery Conference on June 7 in Mahnomen that will focus on maximizing resources through partnerships and communication.The conference is being organized by the foundation, along with the...
March 28, 2016 - 8:59pm
June 11, 2015
Prison sentence stayed for Mahnomen woman who stabbed man
WHITE EARTH—A Mahnomen woman charged with felony burglary and assault after she broke into a man's home and stabbed him in March was sentenced...
June 11, 2015 - 5:26pm
May 22, 2015
Mahnomen woman enters plea in stabbing case
WHITE EARTH—A Mahnomen woman accused of breaking into a man's home and stabbing him in March has entered pleas to felony charges in Clearwater County District Court. Serena Oppegard, 41, was facing felony first-degree burglary of an occupied dwelling and second-degree assault...
May 22, 2015 - 2:06pm
April 25, 2015
Shooting Star promotes Clark, Litzau
MAHNOMEN—The Shooting Star Casino, Hotel and Event Center has promoted John "Bomber" Clark to human resources director and Gary Litzau...
April 25, 2015 - 1:08pm
March 19, 2015
Mahnomen woman charged with stabbing man in his home
WHITE EARTH -- A Mahnomen woman is facing felony burglary and assault charges after allegedly breaking into a man's home and stabbing him Saturday. Serena...
March 19, 2015 - 6:47pm
February 28, 2014
Firefighters battling blaze in downtown Mahnomen
MAHNOMEN -- Firefighters are on the scene of a building fire in downtown Mahnomen. The fire was reported shortly after 2 a.m. today in a building that formerly housed a barbershop on Main Street. The call came from tenants of an apartment in the building, according to...
February 28, 2014 - 9:34am
August 20, 2013
23-year-old Mahnomen man arrested in stabbing
Mahnomen – A 23-year-old man was arrested for stabbing another man in Mahnomen on Monday morning According to the Mahnomen County Sheriff’s Office, a 39-year-old man called police about 8 a.m. and said he had been stabbed. Alex Blue of Mahnomen was found and arrested about...
August 20, 2013 - 11:49am
July 27, 2013
Mahnomen family left homeless by tornado
Mippi Mayfield Forum News Service MAHNOMEN — Theresa Thielen and her rural Mahnomen house have been through so much that she said...
July 27, 2013 - 10:23pm
July 24, 2013
Weather service tags Mahnomen tornado as EF2
MAHNOMEN — The National Weather Service has rated a tornado that struck the Mahnomen area early Monday as an EF2, with peak winds of around 115 mph. According to information on the weather service’s Grand Forks, N.D., website: The tornado was on the ground for about 18...
July 24, 2013 - 7:33pm