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He wanted it. He’s building it. Terry Zoller’s Stillwater ties stretch back for generations, and he’ll be leaving his own mark on his beloved hometown with the St. Croix Crossing
Survivor of gun attack can move on as Minnesota man admits murder
Banned instructor says school leaders forced to students to lie for him
Concordia to allow legal age students to drink on campus
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 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
April 25, 2016
Former Lumberjacks Frey, Howard named captains of North Dakota swim team
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — A pair of former Bemidji High School swimmers received recognition by the University of North Dakota’s women’s and...
April 25, 2016 - 11:02pm
Grand Forks man gets life in prison for drug conspiracy
FARGO—A Grand Forks man was sentenced Friday in federal court to life in prison on a drug conspiracy charge. Jose Luis Delacruz, 38, also known...
April 25, 2016 - 3:10pm
April 17, 2016
Man charged with murder after two bodies found in ditch on Spirit Lake Reservation
ST. MICHAEL, N.D. — A man has been charged with murder and attempted murder on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation in connection with an incident last weekend. Dallas Wayne Thundershield, 35, was charged in U.S. District Court April 9, according to a criminal complaint. Law enforcement...
April 17, 2016 - 8:42am
March 12, 2016
N.D. judge keeps parental kidnapper in jail despite tribal court ruling
FARGO -- A Fargo woman who whisked her two children away in the middle of the night to a South Dakota Indian Reservation 1 1/2 years ago to avoid custody orders will remain in the Cass County Jail, a judge ruled Friday. Tricia Taylor, 33, was hoping in the court hearing to be released,...
March 12, 2016 - 6:51pm
March 7, 2016
Michelle Schumacher remembers the struggles of her late husband who allegedly instigated Fargo standoff
FARGO -- Today, Michelle and Marcus Schumacher would have marked their 29th wedding anniversary. Instead, she's left with the memory of her last...
March 7, 2016 - 10:03am
January 12, 2016
Application date extended for Fighting Hawks logo design
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The deadline was extended by one day for those who wanted to apply to design logos for UND's Fighting Hawks nickname. The school issued on Dec. 12 a request for proposal, also known as an RFP, seeking a designer or firm to create logos using public input and develop...
January 12, 2016 - 9:32pm
January 11, 2016
Child victims identified in fatal ND snowmobile crash
HATTON, N.D. — The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified the 10- and 9-year-old boys involved in a fatal snowmobile accident Sunday near Hatton.The boys are Mason Moen, 10, of Thompson, N.D., and Brody Johnson, 9, of Hatton, according to the patrol. Mason died at the scene...
January 11, 2016 - 4:14pm
January 7, 2016
Hearing canceled in death penalty appeal for Dru Sjodin's killer
FARGO -- The lengthy appeals process for North Dakota's only federal death penalty case has been delayed again. U.S. District Court Judge Ralph Erickson canceled an evidentiary hearing set for Wednesday in the case of Alfonso Rodriguez Jr., who was sentenced to death for kidnapping,...
January 7, 2016 - 9:24pm
December 30, 2015
North Dakota couple leave kids in car while drinking in bar, police say
MINOT, N.D. -- A couple has been arrested for leaving a 5-year-old girl and 3-year-old boy in a vehicle while they were drinking in a Minot bar, police charge. Arrested were Daniel Dumas, 25, and Chelsea Erie, 22, both of Minot. The children, said police, were left in the car unattended,...
December 30, 2015 - 9:28am
December 26, 2015
Bemidji man sentenced for selling counterfeit goods in North Dakota
BISMARCK, N.D. - A Bemidji man accused of selling counterfeit goods in North Dakota has been ordered to serve three years of probation and pay back $750. Hyokeun Lee was charged in federal court with 13 counts of trafficking counterfeit goods -- mostly clothing. He pleaded guilty...
December 26, 2015 - 5:21pm
Minnesota fire deaths highest since 2011
FARGO -- Four deaths in Minnesota this month have pushed the number of fire fatalities this year to the state's highest level since 2011. The numbers are not as grim in North Dakota, where fire deaths are headed for a three-year low. Hoping to prevent deadly blazes as the year winds...
December 26, 2015 - 3:08pm
December 15, 2015
Snowfall Expected Late Tuesday Into Wednesday
WDAY-TV / WDAZ-TV -- Accumulating snowfall expected late Tuesday evening through Wednesday evening. A Winter Storm Watch has been issued for...
December 15, 2015 - 12:23am
December 12, 2015
North Dakota boy who fell into window well found after lunch box spotted
BERTHOLD, N.D.—A missing 7-year-old boy was found in a window well after an hours-long search when his school lunchbox was spotted near the scene. The search was initiated when the boy didn't show up at home after school Friday. Emergency crews and volunteers searched the town...
December 12, 2015 - 9:27pm
December 9, 2015
22 arrested in large-scale warrant operation on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation and in the Devils Lake area
FORT TOTTEN, N.D. — Law enforcement officers have made 22 arrests in a large-scale warrant operation on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation and in the Devils Lake area after the tribal council has expressed worry about a drug epidemic. During Operation No Sanctuary, the U.S. Marshals...
December 9, 2015 - 10:41pm
December 8, 2015
Fire at Somali shop intentional, marshals say: Days after apparent vandalism, community members call blaze that heavily damaged Juba Coffee House a hate crime
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Though investigators have "no idea" what motivated the deliberate torching of a Somali restaurant in Grand Forks, community...
December 8, 2015 - 9:29pm