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Minnesota congressman pressed about Trump at spirited but mostly civil town hall forum
Man charged with third-degree murder in Moorhead meth overdose death
GOP increases moves to boost punishment for highway protests
Suburban Twin Cities nightclub shut down in wake of shooting where 5 injured
Former Minnesota legislative leaders together again, this time as university regents
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers drop playoff opener, 85-61
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Vikings fend off Bemidji State
American Legion Post 14 hosts bonspiel
Timberwolves' Thibodeau hasn't found trade he likes 'at this point'
CURLING: U.S. men drop to 5-3 at World Junior Championships
Margaret Ann Crowe
Susan Rene LaFontaine Portz West
Benjamin L. Kimbro, Sr.
Margaret Ann Perkins
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A story of guns and Carroll Shiff
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Minnesota's majestic trumpeter swans
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Paying homage to great Indigenous civil rights leaders, activists and scholars
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why Black History Month?
PRIME TIME: Why keep an old high school letter jacket?
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
PATT RALL COLUMN: Are the stars out tonight?
BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
Recital featuring BSU's Carlson set for Feb. 24
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: "La La Land" likely to sweep tech, musical categories on Oscar night
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
FISH TALES: Adrian Dunn
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Fishing continues to be spotty for most species
Outdoors notebook: Turn In Poachers to hold banquet in Bemidji
Gary and Patty Groslie
Letter to the Editor: BHS bands are class acts
Letter to the Editor: Let's learn from one another and respect differences
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
December 4, 2015
A 2,552-mile swim of honor: Veteran completes his goal of swimming Mississippi River to honor those lost in war
BEMIDJI—At the southernmost finger of Louisiana, where the Mississippi River mingles with the Gulf of Mexico, Chris Ring finally caught...
December 4, 2015 - 5:43pm
July 26, 2015
Smith graduates from basic training
Air Force Guard Airman 1st Class Lydia Smith graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical...
July 26, 2015 - 12:50am
July 18, 2015
One man’s monument honors all: Winnie Dam family completes uncle’s veterans memorial
WINNIE DAM -- Beneath a modest grave nestled in the Chippewa National Forest on the Leech Lake Indian Reservation lies a man forever to be remembered...
July 18, 2015 - 9:00pm
July 8, 2015
Former BSU prof, veteran sues university, MnSCU over job loss
BEMIDJI—A former BSU professor and Iraq War veteran is suing the university on claims he was unlawfully kept from resuming his job after a three-year stint in the Middle East. Marty Breaker filed suit last week in Minnesota District Court, where he alleges that BSU and the...
July 8, 2015 - 7:02pm
July 5, 2015
Brakner commissioned as second lieutenant in the U.S. Army
Tyler A. Brakner has been commissioned as a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army after successfully completing the Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) program and graduating with a bachelor's degree from St. John's University, Collegeville, Minn. The new officer will be...
July 5, 2015 - 12:32am
June 9, 2015
VIDEO: Swimming for them, Navy veteran aims to swim from Mississippi River headwaters to Gulf of Mexico
BEMIDJI -- Chris Ring visited Sanford Health Neilson Place on Tuesday as his 2,552-mile swim from Itasca State Park to the Gulf of Mexico approaches...
June 9, 2015 - 7:05pm
June 3, 2015
A decade of honoring duty: Annual Ride for the Troops on Sunday
BEMIDJI -- For the 10th annual Ride for the Troops on Sunday, organizers are remembering the reason and push behind the event. Every year...
June 3, 2015 - 7:22pm
May 17, 2015
Scotty Allison: On Memorial Day, remember to take time to honor veterans
Memorial Day is almost upon us again. On May 25, we will celebrate this holiday throughout our nation. Please enjoy this day with family and...
May 17, 2015 - 12:35am
April 28, 2015
Trip for the Troops: Bemidji group tours Camp Ripley
BEMIDJI -- Eighteen business and civic leaders from Bemidji visited Camp Ripley on Tuesday to learn more about the 53,000-acre facility and the...
April 28, 2015 - 8:55pm
March 8, 2015
Miller graduates basic training
BEMIDJI — U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Zachary E. Miller graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force...
March 8, 2015 - 12:31am
February 15, 2015
Steffes graduates from basic combat training
BEMIDJI -- U.S. Army Pvt. Andrew R. Steffes recently graduated from basic combat training at Fort Benning, Ga. During the nine-week training period, the trainee received instruction in drill and ceremony, weapons, rifle marksmanship and bayonet training, chemical warfare, field training...
February 15, 2015 - 12:46am
December 14, 2014
Nichols graduates from basic training
Air Force Airman Josh W. Nichols recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Nichols is the son of Craig and Terry Nichols of Andover, Minn., and grandson of Marry Books of Bemidji. The airman is a 2014 graduate of Anoka...
December 14, 2014 - 12:17am
December 7, 2014
Gram graduates from basic training
Air Force Airman 1st Class Dalen M. Gram graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The...
December 7, 2014 - 12:36am
November 23, 2014
Guida graduated from basic training
Air Force Airman Kristina Guida graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and...
November 23, 2014 - 12:20am
November 16, 2014
Weaver graduated from basic military training
PARK RAPIDS — U.S. Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Lucas R. Weaver graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland...
November 16, 2014 - 12:35am