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Prosecutors want police conduct expert to testify at Minnesota police officer's manslaughter trial
Minn. legislators weigh increasing penalties for blocking highways during protests
Teenager supporting veterans around Minnesota with clothing
Two vineyards challenge Minnesota grape law
Subsidy cuts could mean 'death spiral' for small airports in upper Midwest
MEN'S HOCKEY: BSU’s Serratore named national coach of the year finalist
BASEBALL: BSU home opener moved to Thursday
Garfield Lake Ice Racers celebrate successful season
Area track teams get early test at BSU
Rubio's three FTs send Wolves past Pacers
Bonnie Jean Rubash
Karla Marie Ostby
Dorothy Elizabeth Stradlien
PATT RALL COLUMN: Puppets by professionals for 'Dragonsong'
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Helping Native youth find success in schools
LIBRARY CORNER: Opportunities abound in April at the library
MASTER GARDENERS: Garden seed planning starts now
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Time for a love story
'Trading Spaces' returning to TV
100 and counting: Latest BCT production will be 100th stage show directed by Mary Knox-Johnson
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The BWCA: Memories of a special place of pure, natural beauty
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Spring is here, and open water isn't too far behind
Catch-and-release walleye season for Mille Lacs Lake again this year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Reassess ice conditions every day and make safe decisions
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The white pasque flower and horned lark-- harbingers of spring
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thanks to the Beavers for a wonderful season this year
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
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
November 9, 2014
Babler graduates from basic training
Air Force Airman Michael R. Babler recently 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...
November 9, 2014 - 12:08am
October 21, 2014
Feia completes U.S. Navy basic training
Navy Seaman Recruit Sean D. Feia, son of Gary A. and Theresa M. Coan of Bemidji, recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training...
October 21, 2014 - 2:10pm