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Depressed Minnesota mom who killed baby gets prison for manslaughter
Dayton, legislators work on health insurance aid as deadline nears
'300 frozen dogs' Facebook post draws attention to ND couple's mission
Report: Schools spend millions on state tests with ‘limited’ usefulness
An a capella opportunity at BMS: ‘Six Appeal’ plays in leadup to show choir fundraiser
Minnesota State Boys Basketball Tournament -- Thursday roundup
Flyers keep Wild in check as Minnesota woes continue
North Central Basketball All-Star Games set for April 8
BASEBALL: Beavers swept at US Bank Stadium
Buzzer-beater: North Woods wins on half-court heave during MN Class A Boys quarterfinal game
Emily Jean Ostlund
Ruth Arlene (Smith) Evarts
Donald S. Ness
Edward Locke Gallagher
MASTER GARDENERS: Garden seed planning starts now
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Time for a love story
DELGADO COLUMN: Native American graves and repatriation protection emerge once again
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What about kids that don't want to learn?
PRIME TIME: Children's Time on Sunday morning
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
Bemidji Symphony Orchestra presents 'Celtic Legends'
'Beauty and the Beast' smashes records with towering $170 million debut
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
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Few other birds as interesting as the pileated woodpecker
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Almost time to get off the ice (and clean up as you go)
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Some congratulations and thanks yous are in order
Hoops on Hops: Delve into the wide range of beer books
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Candidate thanks supporters, Ward 4
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
March 22, 2017
North Korea missile test fails as tensions simmer
SEOUL - A North Korean missile appeared to have exploded on Wednesday, March 22, just after it was launched, the U.S. and South Korean militaries...
March 22, 2017 - 10:34am
March 21, 2017
Drone-catchers emerge on a new aerial frontier
SAN LEANDRO, Calif. - The enemy drone whined in the distance. The Interceptor, a drone-hunting machine from Silicon Valley startup Airspace Systems,...
March 21, 2017 - 11:00am
March 19, 2017
Trump: North Korea's Kim 'acting very, very badly'
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - U.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday, March 19, criticized North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, saying he was "acting very,...
March 19, 2017 - 3:55pm
Adolfson receives Sailor of the Year Award
Cryptologic Technician (Interpretive) 1st Class Peter Adolfson, a native of Bemidji,was acknowledged by the city of Millington, Tenn., and local...
March 19, 2017 - 11:22am
March 14, 2017
Lawmakers grill U.S. military leaders over nude photo sharing scandal
WASHINGTON - U.S. Senators grilled the Navy and the Marine Corps' top leaders on Tuesday, March 14, amid a growing scandal involving a private...
March 14, 2017 - 2:05pm
March 11, 2017
Families welcome Duluth's U.S. Army Reserve 312th Company home
DULUTH, Minn. — Some family members held flags, while others held up handwritten signs welcoming their loved ones home. Little kids sat...
March 11, 2017 - 9:43pm
February 27, 2017
Pentagon delivers draft plan to 'rapidly' defeat Islamic State to White House
WASHINGTON—A Pentagon-led preliminary plan to defeat Islamic State was delivered to the White House on Monday, Feb. 27, and U.S. Defense...
February 27, 2017 - 8:24pm
Trump seeks 'historic' increase of 9 percent in U.S. military's budget
WASHINGTON -- President Donald Trump is seeking what he called a "historic" 9 percent increase in military spending, even as the United States...
February 27, 2017 - 5:31pm
February 26, 2017
SCOTTY ALLISON COLUMN: Work continues to build veterans home in Bemidji
The push continues to have a veterans home built in Bemidji. With strong support from local Minnesota Reps Matt Bliss and Matt Grossell and Sens Paul Utke and Justin Eichorn, there is renewed effort to make this a reality.
February 26, 2017 - 11:30am
February 25, 2017
Lawmakers consider adding 2 Minnesota veterans homes
ST. PAUL—Advocates for the construction of two new state-run veterans homes in greater Minnesota say they may have finally gained legislative...
February 25, 2017 - 7:53am
February 24, 2017
Trump vows military to be ‘bigger and better and stronger than ever before’
NATIONAL HARBOR, Md.—President Donald Trump heaped criticism on what he called purveyors of "fake news" on Friday, Feb. 24, at a gathering...
February 24, 2017 - 4:04pm
December 25, 2016
VETERANS ISSUES COLUMN: New medication co-payment rates at the VA
The Department of Veterans Affairs recently changed its regulations on co-payments for veterans' outpatient medications for non-service connected conditions. The VA currently charges veterans either $8 or $9 for each 30-day or less supply of outpatient medication. The VA is now "switching...
December 25, 2016 - 11:46am
December 2, 2016
Military veterans building barracks for Dakota Access pipeline protests
CANNON BALL, N.D.—U.S. military veterans were building barracks on Friday, Dec. 2, at a protest camp to support thousands of activists...
December 2, 2016 - 9:53pm
November 21, 2016
Don Kirchner: Hacksaw Ridge' pays tribute to war heroes
Well, I went to see the movie "Hacksaw Ridge." Unbelievable. I kept touching my arm, wondering why I'm here. For my father was in that battle, and I don't know how Dad made it through it. My father, George H. Kirchner, was in the 307th Infantry of the 77th Division on Okinawa. He...
November 21, 2016 - 10:32am
November 14, 2016
Gone but not forgotten: Author seeks Medal of Honor for DL man who died a hero in Korea
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Each year on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, Americans all over the world remember the military servicemen and women who have...
November 14, 2016 - 3:14pm