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Triumphs and tragedies: 2014 was full of news in and around Bemidji
Higher Minnesota taxes? Take a guess
Weather Alerts: Wind Chill Advisory
Newfolden group revamps rusted Ford to surprise pastor
Squad car collides head-on with SUV in Cloquet
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: BSU freshman center Senske overcomes ACL injury to lead Beavers in scoring
Bemidji State's Anderson aims to represent her country, will attend USA Hockey camp
Sharing the goal: Bemidji High School goaltenders' friendship helps team to stellar start
BOYS HOCKEY: Bemidji wins beats Roseau 3-2, extends winning streak to 8 straight
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Lakers too strong for Lumberjacks
Arline Foster Gaetano
Elizabeth Jane "Betty" Rogers
Lita Christine Ruh
Northland Stargazing: Jupiter rules the night
Blane Klemek: The moon of popping trees
Scotty Allison: The need for local Veterans Home continues
John Eggers: The Christmas coincidence
Blane Klemek: Keeping the prairie alive along the Red River Basin
OFF THE RECORD BLOG: 'The Interview' review
N.D., Minnesota theaters to open ‘The Interview’ on Christmas Day
Singing great Joe Cocker dies at 70
Art briefs - Sunday Dec. 21
Pioneer Previews: Dregni reads perfect for holiday break
Treats for a young whitetail buck
Beware 'toilet bowling' on Lake Bemidji
Blane Klemek: Some stories about animal surprises
Blane Klemek: Great ideas for keeping birdfeeders squirrel-free
Gothman wedding anniversary
Nyquist 90th birthday celebration
Quick 100th birthday celebration
Russell birthday celebration
Jenkauski birthday celebration
David M. Shribman: Presidents and their parties
Peter Funt: A 2015 precap
Nat Hentoff: Obama legitimizes Cuban dictatorship
Joe Gandelman: Soft targets
Byron York: Romney sits atop GOP polls
May 7, 2013
Reports: UK comedian Jimmy Tarbuck arrested
LONDON (AP) — British media say comedian Jimmy Tarbuck has been arrested and questioned about alleged child abuse — the latest in a long...
May 7, 2013 - 9:53am
April 29, 2013
Man sentenced to 9 years in sexual abuse case
BEMIDJI — Emotions were raw in Beltrami District Judge Paul Benshoof’s courtroom as 24-year-old Karl John Sauer was convicted and sentenced Monday for molesting a 6-year-old girl in his care in the summer of 2010. For the charge of second-degree criminal sexual conduct, Sauer...
April 29, 2013 - 8:52pm
April 26, 2013
Education briefs for April 28
Moses Tsang to receive honor BEMIDJI – Moses Tsang, executive chairman of Hong Kong-based AP Capital Holdings and a global board member of The Nature Conservancy, will receive an honorary doctorate from Bemidji State University during BSU’s 94th commencement ceremony at 2 p.m....
news / education
April 26, 2013 - 2:57pm
April 25, 2013
Faith briefs for April 26
Concert set at Evangelical Free BEMIDJI – The Evangelical Free Church will present the church’s Adult and Handbell choirs at 6 p.m. Sunday at 115 Carr Lake Road SW. The concert will be followed by desserts in the church’s Outreach Center. The event is free and open to the...
April 25, 2013 - 3:05pm
April 22, 2013
News Briefs for April 23
‘Farm Girls’ authors to present with NELL GONVICK – Northern Exposures in Lifelong Learning presents Candace Simar and Angela Foster, authors of “Farm Girls,” from 9:30-11 a.m. May 1 at Gonvick Community Center. Sisters, Simar and Foster published “Farm Girls” in January,...
April 22, 2013 - 11:55pm
April 19, 2013
Thriving under pressure
Kari Cooper is likely going places. Literally. Between a full credit load at Bemidji State University, a 12-hour-a-week commitment to the student...
April 19, 2013 - 9:37pm
BGC hosts a few successful events
BEMIDJI – Special event fundraising efforts from January through March raised $11,700 to support membership at the Boys & Girls Club of the Bemidji Area. Special events included the “Evening of Love for our Kids” on Feb. 14 and the March 9 vehicle raffle event “Help a...
April 19, 2013 - 5:16pm
Business Briefs for April 21
NMF delivers workshops BEMIDJI – The Northwest Minnesota Foundation is partnering with Peacemaker Resources and Nonprofit Assistance Fund to deliver workshops in Bemidji and Crookston. The workshop “Effective Communications” will be offered from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday at...
news / business
April 19, 2013 - 4:38pm
Education Briefs for April 21
Local student presents research BEMIDJI – Senior Elizabeth Richards was one of 21 students from Concordia College, Moorhead to present at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) hosted April 11-13 at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Richards is a biology...
news / education
April 19, 2013 - 4:16pm
April 5, 2013
Beltrami County Court Report for April 7
The following cases were heard on April 1, 3 and 4 by Beltrami District Judge Shari Schlucter: Frederick Theodore Littlewolf, 29, of Cass Lake was sentenced for gross misdemeanor driving after cancellation. He must serve one year in jail, 332 days of which are stayed for two years....
April 5, 2013 - 5:49pm
Business Briefs for April 7, 2013
Knife River donates materials to BGC BEMIDJI – Knife River Materials’ Northern Minnesota Division provided over 1,200 tons of class 5 gravel, usage of heavy equipment and staff to prepare the future parking lot on the east side of the Boys and Girls Club facility last August....
news / business
April 5, 2013 - 5:00pm
Living Briefs for April 7, 2013
4-H youth advance to regional bowl BEMIDJI – The 4-H Project Bowl is patterned after the television show, “College Bowl.” It challenges teams of three to six youth on their knowledge of 4-H project areas such as dairy, dog, general livestock, horse, poultry, rabbit and wildlife....
April 5, 2013 - 4:43pm
April 1, 2013
Temps will be chilly for Twins home opener
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Things will be chilly when Minnesota and Detroit meet for the Twins' home opener. Temperatures aren't expected to get warmer than 32 degrees Monday in Minneapolis, where the only heat in Target Field might be Justin Verlander's 100 mph fastballs. Former Twins...
sports / twins
April 1, 2013 - 9:30am
March 28, 2013
Food vendors to make pitch for new Vikings stadium
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings will soon know if their new stadium can match the culinary experience at Target Field across town....
sports / vikings
March 28, 2013 - 8:43am
March 25, 2013
News Briefs for March 26
Ladies Auxiliary meeting set BEMIDJI – The American Legion Ladies Auxiliary post 14 will be hosting their monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at the Bemidji American Legion. For details, call Cheryl Fredenburg at 760-2219. Women and water presentation set BEMIDJI – Green Living Bemidji...
news / local
March 25, 2013 - 11:20pm