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GOVERNMENT: City to study liquor market as updates needed to municipal stores
READER PHOTO: Fireworks over Bemidji
Cass Lake man pleads not guilty to sex assault on 11-year-old
Warrant issued for Cass Lake man who held woman hostage
Crime report for July 2-5
AMERICAN LEGION: Bemidji swept by Detroit Lakes
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen name new GM/head coach
THE AXEMEN TRIALS: After two rough seasons, Bemidji’s first professional franchise looks for answers after experiencing bumps along the way
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen's Kalokoh wins IFL Special Teams Player of the Year award
BASEBALL: Bemidji Legion splits against East Grand Forks
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Gregory "Ode" Sumner
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John Eggers: My country ’tis of thee
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: You are never done parenting
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: If you were wondering about watering
John Eggers: Need any address labels?
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Show your hobby at the Beltrami County Fair
PIONEER PREVIEWS: Perfect holiday weekend for the Community Band!
Art briefs - Sunday July 5
Art briefs Sunday June 28
First Friday, fireworks and fun on tap
Hulu to launch Showtime premium package for subscribers
Blane Klemek: Phoebes are one of the more interesting behaving birds
AnglingBuzz: Catching Largemouth Bass feeding on suspended bluegills
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Full moon phase means the walleyes are biting at night
Calling all archers: Bemidji accepting applications for special deer hunt
Blane Klemek: Ravens, crows have the smarts, too
Fricke birthday celebration
Israelson wedding anniversary
Christianson wedding anniversary
David M. Shribman: Vice President Joe Biden’s (mini-)boom
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Restore our nation to a true understanding of marriage
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Shaynowishkung committee got it right
Rich Lowry: The next gay marriage battle
Donald Kaul: Obama’s Amazing Grace
May 25, 2014
Honoring the commitment: Bemidji man to deploy soon for yearlong stint in Middle East
BEMIDJI — Despite several stints in the Minnesota National Guard, TJ Melcher has never been on deployment. That will change. As a member of...
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May 25, 2014 - 1:43am
December 12, 2013
Public memorial for Mandela Saturday in St. Paul
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A public memorial service for Nelson Mandela will be held Saturday in St. Paul. The memorial for the late South African leader and anti-apartheid fighter will begin at 1 p.m. in the Cathedral of St. Paul. Scheduled speakers include U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar,...
news / region
December 12, 2013 - 3:39pm
March 23, 2013
Not even death could separate them
CLOQUET — Their song was “It had to be You,” and it was aptly symbolic for the seven decades Superior Central High School sweethearts Mary Lou Pouti and Maynard Peterson spent together. They were certain of their love through war and 65 years of marriage. This week, they were...
March 23, 2013 - 10:20pm
October 26, 2012
Snow, sorrow blanket Wellstone memorial
By John Myers, Forum Communications Co. FAYAL TOWNSHIP — Democratic Sen. Tom Harkin of Iowa stood in the snow for a moment Thursday afternoon...
October 26, 2012 - 12:02am
May 27, 2012
Memorial Day closings, scheduling announced
BEMIDJI - Local banks and public service organizations will be closed Monday for the Memorial Day holiday. Also closed will be MedSave Family Pharmacy, Iverson Corner Drug, the Cass Lake Family Service Center and the Paul Bunyan Senior Center. The Beltrami County Public Health immunization...
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May 27, 2012 - 12:00am
May 26, 2012
Memorial Day events announced
The following is a list of some Memorial Day activities planned in the area to honor veterans. BEMIDJI - Memorial ceremony at 10 a.m. Monday in Greenwood Cemetery in Bemidji. BECIDA - Community services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Fern Township Cemetery with a potluck to follow...
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May 26, 2012 - 12:00am
March 30, 2010
Memorial: Friends, colleagues remember Ron Gearman
Friends remember Ronald Gearman as a musician gifted with a wide range of skills. "He was a very multi-talented guy," said Dick Beitzel, Bemidji...
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March 30, 2010 - 12:00am