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Hobby Lobby construction begins in Bemidji
Regional library director’s job remains up in air
2 Minnesota deaths blamed on tainted caramel apples
MNsure extends enrollment deadline
Fergus Falls man gets 12 years for murdering nephew
BOYS BASKETBALL: Monticello sneaks out win at Bemidji
FOOTBALL: NDSU wins to advance to national finals, but Bemidji's Woods injured
GIRLS HOCKEY: Thief River Falls blanks Bemidji
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers get first NSIC win
WRESTLING: Bemidji, BCLB have good days at Big Bear
Verna Maryen Nordby
Blanche E. Dennis
Blane Klemek: Keeping the prairie alive along the Red River Basin
John Eggers: The Christmas Cookie Lady
Patrick Guilfoile: A kiss may not be just a kiss
Jane Furuseth: Readers Theater volunteers encourage the love of reading
Doug Lewandowski: Becoming our parents
A holiday on the beach: Beach Boys to perform hits, Christmas music at the Sanford Center
Pioneer Previews: Music for the holidays — and the food shelf
Art briefs - Sunday Dec. 7
An everlasting tour comes to Bemidji: Martina McBride to highlight latest album of classic songs
Pioneer Previews: Winter joy, winter cold and winter fun
Blane Klemek: Some stories about animal surprises
Blane Klemek: Great ideas for keeping birdfeeders squirrel-free
Blane Klemek: Birds of a feather. . .
Quick 100th birthday celebration
Russell birthday celebration
Jenkauski birthday celebration
Niskanen birthday celebration
Nat Hentoff: When will court trials begin on CIA torturers?
Danny Tyree: Empty seats at the Christmas table
Jim HIghtgower: Chris Christie’s pork barrel politics
Byron York: Obama opens fraud-ridden benefits program to illegal immigrants
Dick Polman: Thank Cruz for the Surgeon General the NRA hates
December 14, 2014
Weather Alerts: Freezing Rain and Dense Fog Advisories
FREEZING RAIN ADVISORY: In effect this evening and tonight. Expect periods of freezing drizzle/rain. Ice accumulations of less than 0.10" are possible. DENSE FOG ADVISORY: Dense fog will continue across much of the region through tonight. Visibility will be reduced to under 1/2...
December 14, 2014 - 5:51pm
December 11, 2014
Tribal lands given sovereignty on marijuana rules
BISMARCK -- Tribal governments will now be able to legalize marijuana on their lands, if they follow federal guidelines in place for other states who in the past few years have seen voters approve measures. The U.S. Department of Justice policy toward recognizing marijuana legalization,...
news / region
December 11, 2014 - 11:53pm
November 30, 2014
Weather Alerts: Wind Chill Advisory
Wind Chill Advisory has been issued through Noon Monday. Very cold air will settle into the region Sunday evening through Monday. Temperatures...
November 30, 2014 - 2:47pm
November 23, 2014
UPDATE: Freezing Rain Advisory
Freezing Rain Advisories are in effect for parts of North Dakota, South Dakota, and Minnesota through early Monday morning. Freezing drizzle/mist has created a glaze of ice on many roads and sidewalks. A number of accidents have occurred due to the slippery roads. Light snow...
November 23, 2014 - 10:56pm
Freezing Rain Advisory Through This Evening
Freezing Rain Advisory in effect through 9:00 PM this evening for parts of northeastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota. Freezing drizzle and light snow will continue through the evening, creating slippery roads. Use caution while driving this evening. Links to...
November 23, 2014 - 5:26pm
Aaron's Weather Talk: Road Conditions
With the holidays coming up, road conditions are of great importance. It does not take much for roads to become slippery. In fact, more accidents occur during minor events than bigger ones because there are usually more drivers on the road. One useful tool to use when travelling...
November 23, 2014 - 2:58pm
November 20, 2014
Aaron's Weather Talk: Lake-Effect Snow
Lake-effect snow is not common here in eastern North Dakota and western Minnesota. It is a way of life in parts of the Great Lakes region,...
November 20, 2014 - 11:40am
November 16, 2014
Peak Wind Gusts Sunday
Wind Gusts: Garrison, ND: 51 mph Bismarck, ND: 48 mph Glen Ullin, ND: 46 mph Hettinger, ND: 45 mph Minot, ND: 44 mph Watford...
November 16, 2014 - 10:38pm
Snow Shower Timelapse From South Fargo
Here a timelapse recorded from 1:15 PM through 4:45 PM from our South Fargo skycam. Snow showers were hit or miss across the area today, so there...
November 16, 2014 - 6:12pm
Snow and Blowing Snow Through Tonight
Winter Weather Advisories are in effect for much of the area through this evening. A disturbance is moving through, bringing snow showers and...
November 16, 2014 - 3:29pm
November 15, 2014
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers finish off sweep, beating UND 2-1
BEMIDJI -- It took a late goal review as the buzzer sounded, but Bemidji State barely hung on in its 2-1 victory over North Dakota. UND...
November 15, 2014 - 7:32pm
Windy with Blowing Snow on Sunday
A disturbance will move south out of Manitoba tonight, and will move through the region on Sunday. Light snow showers are expected across eastern...
November 15, 2014 - 6:21pm
November 14, 2014
Deep Freeze Across the Nation
The arctic airmass that brought very cold temperatures earlier in the week remains in place across much of the United States. Cities in Wyoming...
November 14, 2014 - 1:59pm
November 12, 2014
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Bemidji State ready for rivals North Dakota
BEMIDJI -- Even before she enrolled at Bemidji State, Alexis Joyce already experienced a little bit of the Beavers' rivalry with North Dakota. "I...
sports / beavers
November 12, 2014 - 11:22pm
November 9, 2014
Snow Forecast Through Monday Night
Snow is expected to move into the area tonight, and will continue through most of Monday. The highest snow accumulations will be along and south of the North Dakota/South Dakota border, and into central Minnesota. Amounts will sharply decrease to the north. A complete synopsis of...
November 9, 2014 - 7:30pm