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Forever a Lumberjack: Bemidji High School holds 118th commencement ceremony
Minnesota man who served time for overdose death dies shortly after release
Ireland votes to overturn abortion ban, 'culmination of a quiet revolution,' prime minister says
USC's president agrees to step down amid growing outrage over scandals
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Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
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Around the Arts, May 20
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Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
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More than just business: Wells receives Lifetime Achievement Award for helping others
Andersen Corp. creating 40 new jobs with window factory expansion
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May 16, 2018
Trio out to set record for paddling Mississippi
ST. PAUL -- Three men are on a mission to paddle the 2,320-mile Mississippi river from Lake Itasca to the Gulf of Mexico in less than 18 days...
May 16, 2018 - 9:44am
May 9, 2018
Minn. man identified after divers recover his body in Mississippi River
ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- With the help of sonar equipment, divers on Tuesday night, May 8, recovered the body of a man last seen Monday afternoon...
May 9, 2018 - 2:15pm
April 4, 2018
The Mississippi River hasn't flooded this much in 500 years
A new scientific study stoked a long-standing controversy Wednesday with the claim that human interventions, in the form of levees and other...
April 4, 2018 - 2:32pm
March 16, 2018
Taming the mighty Mississippi: Troubles run deep in changing national waterway
ALONG THE RIVER - The Mississippi runs the spine of America, touching 10 states and draining waters from 21 more, a vast waterway with a rich...
March 16, 2018 - 10:59am
January 22, 2018
Paul Bunyan State Trail to close for bridge repairs in July
BEMIDJI—The Paul Bunyan State Trail bridge over the Mississippi River on the east side of Lake Bemidji will be closed this summer for repairs....
January 22, 2018 - 4:20pm
November 28, 2017
Removal of trestle bridge over Mississippi River begins
A demolition crew begins the process on Tuesday of taking down the wood trestle bridge between Lake Bemidji and Lake Irving. The cost to remove...
November 28, 2017 - 5:26pm
October 30, 2017
Trestle bridge over Mississippi River to come down
BEMIDJI -- One of the five bridges spanning the Mississippi River between Lake Irving and Lake Bemidji will be coming down in the near future....
October 30, 2017 - 11:13am
September 12, 2017
Albrecht to join others for Mississippi River initiative in St. Louis
ST. LOUIS -- Bemidji Mayor Rita Albrecht will meet with more than two-dozen other mayors from cities along the Mississippi River this week. The...
September 12, 2017 - 7:15am
September 2, 2017
All aboard the Sandra Faye: Northern Minnesota couple attempting to take 12-month voyage around parts of U.S. in their motor yacht
KNIFE RIVER, Minn.—"It's like a choir," said Edward Addy as he adjusted the twin diesel engines on his 40 foot Bayliner yacht at the Knife...
September 2, 2017 - 10:54pm
August 23, 2017
UPDATE: Woman arrested for DWI after dramatic rescue down steep Mississippi River bank
BRAINERD, Minn. -- The 31-year-old Brainerd woman who plunged down the Mississippi River bank in her vehicle Tuesday is in custody in the Crow...
August 23, 2017 - 7:03pm
August 4, 2017
Child missing in river in St. Cloud dies
ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- A 7-year-old boy died after he was reported missing in the Mississippi River in a St. Cloud park on Friday afternoon. Authorities...
August 4, 2017 - 3:55pm
July 29, 2017
Officials irked by toxic train: St. Paul not alerted after chlorine-carrying train car derails
ST. PAUL — Mark Nichols, a retired occupational safety expert, almost couldn't believe what he was hearing, though he trusted his confidential source. In late June, a car from a Union Pacific railroad train had partially derailed overnight near the Mississippi River in St. Paul,...
July 29, 2017 - 4:59pm
July 20, 2017
‘Most challenging dive to date’: Vehicle submerged in 1976 pulled from Mississippi River
RED WING — Divers near Levee Park pulled a vehicle from the Mississippi River Thursday, July 20, believed to have been submerged in the 1970s....
July 20, 2017 - 2:58pm
July 14, 2017
Paddlers promote ‘positive trace ethic’ by cleaning up litter along Minnesota, St. Croix and Mississippi rivers
FRANKLIN, Minn. — They've experienced some of our country's most wild and scenic of locations doing work as wilderness guides and park...
July 14, 2017 - 4:12pm
June 13, 2017
'I still wake up crying' Sunken houseboat sets off legal dispute over removal
ST. PAUL — There's a sunken houseboat in the Mississippi River near St. Paul's Wabasha Bridge, and after six months of debate, no one...
June 13, 2017 - 8:41am