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TrekNorth graduation tonight; Senior looking forward to life post-high school
Carnegie building named a ‘Site Worth Saving’
Two Becker County deputies rescue dog from wildfire
Convicted child predator faces new charges in Moorhead
Texas man pleads guilty in Minnesota rape case
TENNIS: Bemidji doubles team Hokenson, Holter, makes section meet
GOLF: Bemidji girls take second at Wadena
BASEBALL: Brainerd routs Bemidji 10-3 in finale; Jacks await section seed
GOLF: Bemidji boys finish third at Melrose meet
AREA BASEBALL: Bagley, Blackduck lead Northland Conference
Matthew Charles Pulis
Donna Marie (Martin) Prentice
Geroge Herbert Hill, Jr.
Henry Harrison, Jr.
Cast gets ready for play
Nabors returns, Henderson out as Indy 500 singers
Russian court denies Pussy Riot's Alekhina parole
Program through Hope House, Bemidji Public Library showcases talents
Monroe's photos for Prague exhibition stolen
Fighting aquatic invasive species top of list for local advocates
Turtle River Watershed Association members to inspect boats at two Bemidji area lake accesses
Bemidji area spring walleye bite usually peaks during Memorial Weekend
Fishing guide looks back on hosting Dayton
David Shribman: Crossing sacred lines
Sam Pizzigati: Money still can’t buy happiness
Tom Purcell: Scandal from the master, Bill Clinton
Amy Goodman: The three heroines of the Guatemala case
Nat Hentoff: At last, justice for locked-in juveniles?
Evan Hazard: Norhland Stargazing — June planets and two bright reddish stars
Wally Peck: New veggies gardeners can try
Patrick Guilfoile: Drink to their health, How fruit flies use alcohol to protect their young
Arland O. Fiske: The story of Helsinki’s ‘rock church’
John R. Eggers: Laughter makes the heart young
Stocks open higher day after Fed move
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks opened higher Friday, on track to record one of their best weeks since June, after the Federal Reserve stepped in again to help the disappointing...
Fri, Sep 14, 2012 - 9:13am
Rural counties struggle with poverty
By Tom Robertson, ,MPR News 91.3 FM BEMIDJI – When Alvin Clark needs a meal, he sometimes comes to the basement of the People’s Church, where poor people in Beltrami...
news / local
Thu, Sep 13, 2012 - 11:47pm
State’s poverty rate remains stable
By Elizabeth Dunbar and Brandt Williams, MPR News 91.3 FM ST. PAUL – New census data showing Minnesota’s median household income improving by 10 percent from 2010 to 2011 may...
Thu, Sep 13, 2012 - 11:19pm
U of Minn. offers to freeze tuition for new money
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The University of Minnesota is offering a tuition freeze in exchange for new money from the Legislature. University President Eric Kaler is tying increased funding for the...
Thu, Sep 13, 2012 - 4:00pm
Saints big winner in MN bonding sweepstakes
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — St. Paul has emerged as the big winner in a new way of handing out state bonding money, with $25 million set aside for a...
Thu, Sep 13, 2012 - 2:59pm
Fed unveils bold, open-ended steps to aid economy
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Reserve unleashed a series of bold and open-ended steps Thursday designed to stimulate the economy by boosting the stock market and making it cheaper for...
Thu, Sep 13, 2012 - 2:56pm
Dayton to unveil grants for construction projects
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton says he will announce Thursday which local construction projects will get a slice of a $47.5 million state grant fund. The governor...
Thu, Sep 13, 2012 - 9:10am
Cowboys most valuable NFL team at $2.1 billion, Vikings' value jumps
NEW YORK (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys have become the first American sports franchise worth more than $2 billion, according to Forbes magazine. The NFL's most valuable team for the...
Wed, Sep 05, 2012 - 12:28pm
Tina Dupuy: Trickle-down economics is a pyramid scheme
A few years ago, I had a friend who didn’t want anyone to know she was going to therapy. Instead, she would announce at her place of business she was...
opinion / commentary
Wed, Sep 05, 2012 - 1:16am
Minn. pays $1.9M in subsidies in legislative races
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Democratic legislative candidates are getting more campaign subsidies this year, thanks in part to Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton's decision to forego the subsidy two years...
Tue, Sep 04, 2012 - 3:37pm
Low interest equals savings for Minn. governments
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The nation's ongoing economic struggles have an upside for Minnesota cities, counties and school districts that have saved millions by refinancing debt at rock-bottom interest...
Tue, Sep 04, 2012 - 11:14am
Drought among drains on Midwest economy
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — A monthly survey suggests that the continuing drought and lessening export demand for U.S. products are among the drains on the economy in nine Midwest and...
Tue, Sep 04, 2012 - 8:48am
Paul Bunyan Communications sends out capital credit checks
BEMIDJI – Paul Bunyan Communications is returning more than $2.1 million to members through its 2012 Capital Credit return, the cooperative announced this week. Paul Bunyan Telephone Cooperative has mailed...
news / local
Fri, Aug 31, 2012 - 10:07am
US home prices show consistent 12-month gains
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. home prices are finally starting to increase consistently. A gauge of national home prices rose in June compared with the same month last year, according to...
Tue, Aug 28, 2012 - 4:40pm
IDEA Competition applications open Sept. 1
BEMIDJI — Sept. 1 marks the beginning of the fifth year of the IDEA Competition. In the past four years, nearly $250,000 has been awarded to Northwest Minnesota entrepreneurs. The...
Fri, Aug 24, 2012 - 5:40pm