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Labor Department to review Obama-era rule that would expand overtime pay
More construction around the corner: With bypass work still underway, new state project to begin on Highway 197 in July
Dakota Access security firm operated in ND without license, board says
ND State Fair giving away three VIP package to meet country music stars
Both city owned liquor stores to open on Sundays starting July 2
Brady named NFL's top player in Top 100 poll
Red Sox top Twins, Sale posts 10th victory
LEGION BASEBALL: Centaurs fall in tourney title game
Grand Forks native Jackson Kunz commits to UND
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's your favorite quote?
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PATT RALL COLUMN: Life in the fast lane in Bemidji
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Staying cool in the good ol' days
PRIME TIME: Summer is hopping in and around the SAC
Walker Bay Theater opens ninth summer theater season
Stephen Colbert announces a week of 'Late Show' episodes from Russia
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Over The Top’
Walk this way!: Watermark rebrands First Friday Art Walk program
PATT RALL COLUMN: Rain or shine, the shows go on
FISH TALES: Chad Newman
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Water temperatures stall in the area
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'Gully'-gee, there's a lot of gulls out there
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Try prevention instead of treatment
FISH TALES: Jim Fleck on Upper Red Lake
Janice and Edward Beil
Ron and Carol Carpenter celebrate 50 years!
Keillor: Partying with the engineers
Parenting Perspectives: A moment in the mind of a mom
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Have a splash at Water Carnival
NATE MATHEWS COLUMN: Busy summer underway in Bemidji
AstroBob: Fireflies - green sparks in the dark
February 19, 2017
Suicide bomb in market in Somalia capital kills 39
MOGADISHU - A car bomb ripped through a market in Mogadishu on Sunday, killing 39 people and injuring around 50, a local official said, days after Somalia elected a new president. The car was driven by a suicide bomber, said Ahmed Abdulle Afrax, the mayor of Wadajir district where...
February 19, 2017 - 12:38pm
September 29, 2016
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...
September 29, 2016 - 12:07pm
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