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Game wardens find ghost hunters, thought to be deer shiners, in northern Minn. cemetery
One man dies, 10-year-old's life threatened after vehicle hits six cows on Interstate 90 in SD
Somali immigrants open downtown Willmar center to increase understanding
Semi that destroyed ND bridge was overweight, but repairing old structures still 'a huge concern,' highway head says
Are these 80,000 pound trucks tailgating each other? Soon it may be perfectly normal — and safe
VOLLEYBALL: Drakes season comes to a close
VOLLEYBALL: Cass Lake-Bena sweeps Red Lake
VOLLEYBALL: Cass Lake-Bena sweeps Red Lake
SOCCER: BSU keeps on winning
BOYS SOCCER: Jacks hope to improve on last year’s state appearance
Ronald Lee Bertram Jr.
Donald R. (Mac) McDowell
Pearl Rose (Eldridge) Keenan
Joshua Luke O'Brien
Delaney Jade Spears
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Environmental and ecological balance: Where is the justice?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Have you ever tried a staycation?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
Around the Arts, Oct. 22
PATT RALL COLUMN: Beautiful days still abound in the Bemidji area
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Sandhill cranes possess power, grace and beauty
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good boat control, taking it slow are keys to fall fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
Tom & Linda Peterson
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
Minnesota Public Radio
September 23, 2017
Content with its content: Minnesota Public Radio celebrates 50th anniversary with events in Moorhead
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Dan Gunderson used to do his job with a manual typewriter and edit tapes of his radio stories with a razor blade. Now,...
September 23, 2017 - 10:26am
September 22, 2017
Thinking caps on! Children learn about science during MPR ‘Brains On!’ event
BEMIDJI -- A bunch of young, active brains gathered together Friday to learn a little about science and see the faces behind the voices they’ve...
September 22, 2017 - 9:12pm
September 14, 2017
Bemidji to be location for MPR anniversary event
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji will be one of the locations for the 50th anniversary of Minnesota Public Radio. The event will be held at 5:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 22, at the Boys and Girls Club, 1600 Minnesota Ave. NW. Although the event is free, registration, which takes place at 5 p.m., is...
September 14, 2017 - 9:53am
September 5, 2017
Diversity grows in schools, but what about school boards?
WALNUT GROVE, Minn.—When Abdi Sabrie moved to Mankato, Minn., in 2009, he wasn't impressed with the local school district's programs for...
September 5, 2017 - 7:44pm
July 7, 2017
50 years of news and music: Minnesota Public Radio holds open house in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Minnesota Public Radio’s Bemidji bureau joined a statewide 50th birthday party for the news and music outlet. The small office on...
July 7, 2017 - 6:56pm
October 11, 2016
'In the Dark' team speaks in Bemidji: MPR team looked into disappearance of Jacob Wetterling for podcast
BEMIDJI—For the 27 years between Jacob Wetterling's 1989 disappearance and his murderer's confession this past September, his parents, his community and most who heard about the 11-year-old's abduction focused on one question: what happened to Jacob? Even before that question...
October 11, 2016 - 7:13pm
November 12, 2015
Anonymous donor gives Minnesota Public Radio $10 million
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Public Radio said Wednesday it recently received one of the largest donations any public radio station ever has received. A donor who asked to remain anonymous gave $10 million to MPR and its parent company, American Public Media, the St. Paul-based public...
November 12, 2015 - 11:32am
March 30, 2015
McTaggart awarded BSU's Distinguished Minnesotan Award
BEMIDJI -- Jon McTaggart, president and CEO of American Public Media Group, has been named as the 33rd recipient of BSU's Distinguished Minnesotan...
March 30, 2015 - 5:31pm
March 13, 2015
No charges in BSU student's hypothermia death in December
BEMIDJI -- No charges will be filed in the hypothermia death of a 20-year-old BSU student in December, law enforcement officials said. The morning of Dec. 10, Sandra Lommen, a BSU nursing student from Bloomington, Minn., was found lying on the ground in the area of 10th Street...
March 13, 2015 - 9:35am
February 24, 2015
'Climate change is here': MPR hosts public forum on the drastically changing weather patterns of the state at BSU
BEMIDJI -- A crowd of students and concerned citizens on Tuesday filled Hagg-Sauer Hall at BSU to hear the results of a six-month Minnesota Public...
February 24, 2015 - 9:07pm
October 15, 2014
Annual 'MPR Connects!' is tonight
BEMIDJI -- Minnesota Public Radio's seventh annual "MPR Connects!" presents Stephanie Curtis from 6 to 7 tonight at the Hampton Inn, 1019 Paul Bunyan Drive, Bemidji. Pre-registration will begin at 5:30 p.m.
October 15, 2014 - 11:56pm
September 24, 2014
Annual ‘MPR Connects!’ event to feature movie maven Stephanie Curtis
BEMIDJI -- Minnesota Public Radio’s seventh annual “MPR Connects!” presents Stephanie Curtis, 6 to 7 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Hampton Inn, 1019 Paul Bunyan Drive. Pre-registration will begin at 5:30 p.m. This event is free but requires an RSVP at www.mpr.org/bemidji or call...
September 24, 2014 - 10:11am
November 7, 2013
Artist-in-residence Lyz Jaakola visits area schools
BEMIDJI — Lyz Jaakola welcomed students in Ojibwe on Wednesday morning, greeting fifth-graders as they entered Debbie Miller’s classroom...
November 7, 2013 - 12:58am