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Hearing for Clearwater County man delayed
Crime report for Aug. 30
At least one arrested after protesters bind themselves to Dakota Access construction equipment
Minnesota State Fair celebrates Yellow Ribbon program for veterans
Dayton wants Minnesotans to take clean water pledge
BSU football: Complaint filed against Tesch, who is on paid leave
BSU FOOTBALL: Head coach Tesch on 'leave of absence'
BOYS SOCCER: Lumberjacks explode in 12-1 win over Detroit Lakes
GOLF: Mackedanz wins Minnesota PGA Championship
SWIMMING AND DIVING: BHS falls to Brainerd
Paul Jerome Gravel
Aaro August Tanney
John Patrick "Pat" Sargent
Patricia Jane Blue
Cyndi Fenske: Goings on at the library in September
John Eggers: Find first day teacher success
MASTER GARDENERS: Slipping is not just for winter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The infinite nature of truth and reconciliation
John Eggers: Delight in the dog days of August
Patt Rall: Much music in Bemidj this week
ART BRIEFS - SUNDAY AUG. 28
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Punk’s Dead: SLC Punk 2’
Inspired and inspiring: Big Daddy Weave takes the stage tonight at Sanford Center
Art briefs: Sunday Aug. 21
FISH TALES: David Abbott on Big Turtle Lake
MASTER GARDENERS: What is your lawn plethora at summer's end?
FISH TALES: Jude Hicks on Lake Marquette
Blane Klemek: Observations on the American crow
FISH TALES: Gunner Ganske on Swenson Lake
Lorraine Peck birthday
Edwina Batchelder birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Community Band season was best ever
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Time to think about school food as new school year nears
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Many stepped forward to clean up cemetery
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why do women wear high-heel shoes?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reporters struggle to deal with Trump
February 14, 2015
Race relations hitting a rough stretch in Rapid City, S.D., after incident at hockey game
By Barry Amundson Forum News Service RAPID CITY, S.D. -- Rapid City’s police chief is calling for patience as a team of detectives...
February 14, 2015 - 1:11pm
December 6, 2014
Bemidji begins process of healing the past: Grassroots Truth and Reconciliation effort grows
By Crystal Dey and Molly Miron BEMIDJI -- A grassroots effort has started taking shape in Bemidji to address the difficult subject of racial...
December 6, 2014 - 6:59pm
October 14, 2014
BSU one of nation’s best colleges for Native American students
BEMIDJI -- “Winds of Change” magazine has named BSU as one of the top 200 colleges in the nation for Native American students. The “Winds of Change” list features schools where American Indians are going to school in significant numbers and where the community, programs...
October 14, 2014 - 5:01pm
July 25, 2014
N.D. Senator launches website for Native American veterans
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp on Friday unveiled a website designed to connect Native American veterans to benefits and services they may qualify for. The site is hosted on her Senate website and links to Web pages for several government programs. At a Native Americans Veterans...
July 25, 2014 - 6:51pm
June 28, 2014
Festival of culture: Second annual Indigenous Arts Festival held in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Brightly colored dancers with extravagant headdresses and regalia danced to songs passed from generation to generation Saturday as...
June 28, 2014 - 11:26pm
July 9, 2013
'Boozhoo': Ojibwe Language Project grows among Bemidji businesses, facilities
BEMIDJI -- In 2005, two volunteers set out on a mission to reconstruct a language native to the Bemidji area that had slowly deteriorated throughout...
July 9, 2013 - 6:26pm
February 28, 2013
American Indians must apply for share of settlement today
On the Mille Lacs Indian Reservation — Today is the deadline for American Indians and their descendants to take part in a $3.4 billion settlement with the federal government over the mismanagement of Indian land and money. In Minnesota, the settlement will distribute $57 million...
February 28, 2013 - 10:19pm
January 30, 2013
Class highlights Native American food culture
BEMIDJI — The forest can provide a feast, according to chef Sean Sherman. Sherman, who spent his youth on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South...
January 30, 2013 - 12:01am
January 5, 2013
Sanford aims to improve American Indian health care
BEMIDJI – A patient is best served when she has a team of medical staff working in tandem to address all of her medical needs, says Dr. Valerie...
January 5, 2013 - 10:19pm
November 29, 2012
Native Nation Rebuilders named
BEMIDJI – Darrell Kingbird of the Red Lake Nation and Melinda Iverson of the White Earth Nation are among 17 individuals named to the fourth cohort of the Bush Foundation’s Native Nation Rebuilders Program. The five men and 12 women named to the program have experience in fields...
November 29, 2012 - 2:44am
November 28, 2012
Indian lawsuit ends, disbursements to begin by end of year
By MATT VOLZ, Associated Press HELENA, Mont. – After nearly 17 years of courtroom arguments, congressional negotiations and Indian Country bickering, hundreds of thousands of Native Americans could see the first payments of a $3.4 billion U.S. government settlement by the end of...
November 28, 2012 - 12:00am
November 8, 2012
National group touts success of Native vote push
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Organizers of a massive get-out-the-vote campaign that targeted Native American communities across the country are...
November 8, 2012 - 4:48pm