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Gary Waller, Glensheen investigator and sheriff, dies
Looking to the future: Bemidji Area Schools staff tour future Gene Dillon Elementary site
‘I hope Trump is assassinated,’ Missouri lawmaker writes, and quickly regrets
Search uncovers body of missing 29-year-old man in Brainerd
Schatz excited for three-night Outlaws run in North Dakota
VOLLEYBALL: BSU boasts nine newcomers entering 2017 season
Twins split doubleheader with Indians
Twins OF Grossman fractures thumb
Vikings' rebuilt offensive line off to a familiar start
Michael Aaron Johnson
Ricky Michael Aust
Richard Arnold Peterson
Gimiwan (Rain) Johnson-Headbird
Zoogipon (Snow) Johnson-Headbird
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Stupid human happenings always seem to happen
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Just how much is $1 billion?
Library Corner column: Library offers up something for all ages
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Mississippi Music moves indoors on Wednesday
Around the Arts, August 13
PATT RALL COLUMN: What a wide variety of activities
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
Letter to the Editor: Racism isn't somewhere else or in the past
Letter to the Editor: This was evil in the purest form
3 easy ways to view the eclipse while protecting your eyes
Comparing wine aficionados Thomas Jefferson and Winston Churchill
Local produce star of this potato salad
February 26, 2017
U.S. condemns attacks on special monitoring mission in eastern Ukraine
WASHINGTON - The United States on Sunday condemned an attack on special monitoring missions in eastern Ukraine and called on Russia and the separatist forces it backs to immediately observe the ceasefire under the Minsk agreements. "We condemn Friday's targeting of OSCE special...
February 26, 2017 - 1:55pm
February 20, 2017
Trump baffles Sweden with crime comment, says it was based on TV report
STOCKHOLM/WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) - A day after falsely suggesting there was an immigration-related security incident in Sweden, President...
February 20, 2017 - 6:36am
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