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Class at Seventh Day Adventist focuses on rest
Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival committee annual donations
Wynkoop honored with "Mr. Guitar" plaque
Leach Bros win annual Harvest Festival and Regional Master Chef Challenge
Lions donate to Headwaters School of Music
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers score three in the third but late rally not enough as UND wins 5-4
SOCCER: Norton and Nelson tally goals in 2-1 BSU win
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU falls to UMD in shootout
BOYS SOCCER: Jacks will face Mankato West in state quarterfinals
VOLLEYBALL: BHS goes 1-3 at Chaska Invite
Agnes "Peggy" Quick
Dennis G. "Denny" Preston
Kathleen H. Diederich
Linda Jo Nance
Agnes "Peggy" Quick
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: On rejection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you care to give?
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: As tradition goes
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What will be your last words to someone?
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: How to harvest wild rice
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
Woodpicks Bluegrass and Gospel band concert set
PATT RALL COLUMN: October brings us the Cruise and plenty to do
Studio Cruise 2016 artists
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The mice are everywhere it seems
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Lakes, rivers cooling a bit slower this year
New specialty license plates to go on sale
Grand Portage, Bois Forte bands seeking to take moose this fall
MASTER GARDENERS: Gardening highs and lows in 2016
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
Letter to the editor: Clintons’ hearts are in right place
Letter to the editor: A perspective on the presidential election
Letter to the editor: All unborn lives matter
Letter to the editor: Joe Vene is a genuine leader
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Justices should impact your vote
October 15, 2015
State cold weather rule for heating bills kicks in Thursday
ST. PAUL -- As of today, Minnesota law kicks in to provide warmth for residents who cannot pay their heating bills. Starting on Oct. 15 and running through April 15, Minnesota’s six coldest months, utility companies must provide residential customers payment plans to avoid having...
October 15, 2015 - 9:57am
October 11, 2015
Record highs broken on Sunday
WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV -- It was quite toasty around the region this weekend. Some locations set record highs on Saturday, but many more shattered...
October 11, 2015 - 9:43pm
Blane Klemek: River otters — just goofing around
In my mind, no other wild creature seems to enjoy life more, or takes more pleasure in spending time with family just lying around or goofing...
October 11, 2015 - 12:10am
October 10, 2015
Record Highs Possible On Sunday
WDAY-TV -- It was quite toasty for some parts of the region on Saturday. Temperatures soared into the 80s and 90s, and many record highs were...
October 10, 2015 - 9:36pm
October 9, 2015
Record-breaking warmth possible this weekend
Mild... That's the word that best decribes autumn of 2015 so far. September featured well-above average temperatures and that has continued...
October 9, 2015 - 8:33pm
October 7, 2015
Explosion at Beltrami granary injures two
BELTRAMI, Minn. — A small explosion at a West Central Ag Services granary in Beltrami, sent two men to the hospital this morning, according to the Polk County Sheriff's Office. Emergency services responded to the explosion, which started a fire, at about 8:40 a.m., according...
October 7, 2015 - 2:23pm
October 5, 2015
Nolan fights new pact
WASHINGTON -- A newly agreed-to treaty to liberalize trade among a dozen Pacific Rim countries is under attack by many in Congress, including U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan. The Minnesota Democrat, who serves central and northeastern Minnesota, said he cannot see how the Trans-Pacific Partnership...
October 5, 2015 - 3:53pm
'Minnesota' show possible
LOS ANGELES -- Northern Minnesota could be the setting of a crime-drama television series based on a trilogy of books by Norwegian novelist Vidar Sundstol. The entertainment newspaper Variety reports that "'Minnesota' would revolve around the murder of a Norwegian tourist who...
October 5, 2015 - 3:48pm
October 2, 2015
Police searching for Chaska, Minn., shooting suspect
CHASKA, Minn. -- Authorities are searching for a man suspected of shooting two people Thursday night at a home in Chaska, southwest of the Twin Cities. Chaska police say shooting suspect is Joshua Lee Gilpin, 39. He is a white, 5-foot-11 about 200 hundred pounds and was believed...
October 2, 2015 - 10:38am
September 24, 2015
HUNTING: Managers optimistic about waterfowl prospects in area as opener approaches
Wildlife managers are optimistic about waterfowl prospects in northwest Minnesota as the Saturday season opener approaches. Joel Huener, manager...
September 24, 2015 - 2:24pm
September 21, 2015
Boater chases deer to death in Minnesota, harassing it until it drowns
The DNR is investigating the death of a large buck that grew tired and eventually drowned in Tulaby Lake after being followed and harassed by a pontoon driver. “It was out swimming in the lake, towards the north end of the lake on the Mahnomen County side,” said Ray Thorkildson,...
September 21, 2015 - 2:12pm
Stewart Mills announces preparations for possible 2016 run
Former 2014 GOP candidate for the 8th Congressional District Stewart Mills announced Saturday he is forming an exploratory committee to weigh...
September 21, 2015 - 9:28am
September 17, 2015
Minnesota adds 7,300 jobs in August; unemployment rate steady at 4 percent
ST. PAUL – Minnesota employers added 7,300 jobs in August, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), but the jobless rate for the state stayed steady at 4 percent. The August job numbers,...
September 17, 2015 - 4:22pm
Minnesota state parks report increase in visitors
ST. PAUL — A post-Labor Day report from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources shows a trend is continuing for significant increases in visitation and camping at state parks. Through Sept. 7, one-day permits in 2015 are up 16 percent over the same time period in 2014,...
September 17, 2015 - 4:09pm
September 10, 2015
Minnesota revenue up in August
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota state revenues were 8.5 percent higher last month than expected. The $113 million jump from what was forecast last February, continuing a trend seen most of this year, came thanks to the three state's three major taxes coming in higher: individual income...
September 10, 2015 - 9:04pm