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READER PHOTO: Sunrise over Lake Beltrami
Man killed by train in central Minn.
3 killed, more than 100 injured in N.J. train crash
Veterans dinner set for Nov. 10
Friends of Sanford Health host jewelry sale
Sophomore sensations: BHS girls swim team experiencing youth movement
SWIMMING: BHS girls race past Park Rapids
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji runs away with 3-0 sweep
TrekNorth soccer ties W-H-A
SOCCER: BSU falls in overtime
Orrin "Bud" Edward Barnum
Donald "Booty" Bruce Raisch
Brian M. Kummet
MASTER GARDENERS: What ate my potatoes?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Leave a legacy of words
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Sustainable health care: Returning to relationship-based practice
MASTER GARDENERS: Think about next year when it comes to garden debris
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Truth and Reconciliation: Water
Tigirlily to open for Justin Moore at Sanford Center
Monday Movie Report: Oscars Foreign Language Category adds first contenders
PATT RALL COLUMN: Fall is in the area, and in the theaters
BSO opens new season, 'Legends & Lore'
Justin Moore comes to Bemidji on Oct. 1
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
PAUL NELSON: Fall cooldown continues for peak fishing
Zebra mussels confirmed in 4 more Minnesota lakes
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Full moons and fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Chrysanthemums can fit with any garden
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
MILESTONES: Cuperus-Howe engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The Salvation Army leader’s legacy lives on
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A flaw in implementation of dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Here’s a list of what Republicans believe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Two thoughts about the school dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Skoe needs to look out for our interests
3 killed, more than 100 injured in N.J. train crash
HOBOKEN, N.J. -- Three people were killed and more than 100 injured, some critically, when a commuter train derailed and plowed through Hoboken...
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September 5, 2012
First lady says ‘we can trust’ Obama
By DAVID ESPO, Associated Press Writer CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama lovingly praised her husband Tuesday night in a prime-time...
September 5, 2012 - 1:27am
August 31, 2012
‘Jobs, lots of jobs’: Romney vows to restore promise of America
By DAVID ESPO, Associated Press Writer TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Mitt Romney launched his fall campaign for the White House in a rousing Republican...
August 31, 2012 - 2:24am
August 26, 2012
Isaac could shake up security for GOP convention
BY TAMARA LUSH Associated Press Writer TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tropical Storm Isaac could force a shakeup of the security plans for the GOP convention in Tampa, because about half of the expected officers come from other parts of Florida and some could be forced to stay home for the...
August 26, 2012 - 12:22am
Republican National Convention: Batchelder heads to Florida as national delegate
BEMIDJI – Bill Batchelder wants to put in a good word for his city this week as a delegate at the Republican National Convention, being held...
August 26, 2012 - 12:19am
August 25, 2012
Neil Armstrong, 1st man on the moon, dies at 82
By LISA CORNWELL, Associated Press CINCINNATI (AP) — Neil Armstrong was a soft-spoken engineer who became a global hero when as a steely-nerved...
August 25, 2012 - 11:43pm
July 27, 2012
BHS swimmers get Olympic experience at Swim Trials
BEMIDJI - The pageantry of the 2012 London Olympics are an ocean away, but a group of Bemidji athletes has already had a little taste of the...
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
April 1, 2012
Let Trayvon's killer be?: Prison should be last resort because of the harm it causes society
In our version of justice in America, we seek far more than righting the wrong. We seek that the perpetrator serves their time, is thrown behind bars, pays for what he or she did. In short, we like to see the perp suffer. We seek revenge. But why do we call for revenge when we...
April 1, 2012 - 12:00am
February 15, 2012
Super PACS spend heavily to influence voters in 8th District
WASHINGTON - Outside groups are pouring money into Minnesota's 8th District, where the race for Congress is likely to be one of the most hotly contested elections in the state this year. U.S. Rep. Chip Cravaack, a Republican in his first term, will defend his seat against Democrats...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
December 13, 2011
Bemidji man marches in Occupy Seattle
Fixing the economy and respecting the land is the message Soren Sorensen, who is from Bemidji, hoped to endorse Sunday as he arrived in Seattle...
December 13, 2011 - 12:00am
August 23, 2011
Earthquake strikes eastern cities
WASHINGTON - Several news agencies are reporting an earthquake has struck the nation's capitol. The 5.8 magnitude earthquake centered northwest of Richmond, Va., shook much of Washington and was felt as far north as Rhode Island and New York City. In Cleveland, shock waves from...
August 23, 2011 - 2:32pm
August 16, 2011
Obama campaign-style visit comes in GOP territory
CANNON FALLS, Minn.
August 16, 2011 - 12:00am
July 13, 2011
Local family helps rebuild Joplin, Mo., from tornado damage
On the evening of May 22, Joplin, Mo., suffered massive destruction when a tornado hit the city. According to Bemidji's Christopher and Misty...
July 13, 2011 - 12:00am
July 8, 2011
Two families celebrate 50th anniversary of Renault
The Hagen and Dahle families from near Oslo, Norway, are traveling from New York City to Los Angeles in a relaxed cross-country tour. Along...
July 8, 2011 - 12:00am
May 3, 2011
First Muslim in Congress says bin Laden 'truly evil'
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The first Muslim elected to Congress says the death of Osama bin Laden marks the most significant accomplishment yet in the war against al-Qaida. Minneapolis Democrat Keith Ellison on Monday commended the U.S. armed forces and intelligence community for finding...
May 3, 2011 - 12:00am