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'Rock n Wrestle' event scheduled Friday at Sanford Center
Arts Briefs for 04/13/2014
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Red Lake 15 years later: Historic agreement the Red Lake Band of Chippewa and Minnesota DNR signed in April 1999 produced walleye recovery
Blane Klemek: Out on a crow ‘hunt’ with my father
Fishing: Late spring delays trout stocking
Paul Nelson: Spring meltdown in full swing on Bemidji area lakes
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Letter: Consider the potential impacts of an oil spill
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Dick Polman: Real voter fraud is curbing the right to vote
Rick Jensen: Fair pay, unfair demagoguery
Tina Dupuy: The grim repo: Medi-Cal Estate Recovery Act
January 11, 2014
Dogs days of winter; Temperatures just right for Voyageurs Classic
NORTHOME -- The parking lot at the Northome School was a noisy place to be Saturday morning as the barks and whines of about 300 anxious dogs filled the air. Mushers and their dog handlers traveled from all over Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan and even Ontario, Canada to...
news / region
January 11, 2014 - 5:55pm
January 4, 2013
Voyageur sled dog race set
BEMIDJI – The dates for the Voyageur Classic Sled Dog Race have been set. Eight dog pro mushers will compete for a combined purse of $6,000. They will leave at 10 a.m. Saturday Jan. 12 from Northome High School and finish at Marcell between 5 and 8 p.m. that night. That race can...
January 4, 2013 - 12:38am
July 12, 2012
Free concert features album release
BEMIDJI - When Kent Dudley and his band step on stage at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Sanford Center, it will be the first step in their quest to reach more than a handful of people in telling the promise of hope and healing. The hall will open at 5:30 p.m. and accommodate 600 people....
news / entertainment / local / region
July 12, 2012 - 12:00am
July 3, 2012
Expect detour, delays for highway project
NORTHOME - Motorists on Minnesota State Highway 1 will encounter a detour and delays beginning July 9 while crews resurface the road from Northome to Effie. According to the state Department of Transportation, the project includes replacing culverts, resurfacing a portion of Highway...
July 3, 2012 - 5:58am
May 27, 2012
Northome fifth graders once again studied, built and erupted volcanoes
Bernie Elhard's class showed preschool students the culmination of their studies on volcanoes by creating a blast of their own. The class used Mentos and Coca Cola to cause the explosion. The mints are dropped into the Coca Cola to create the explosive checmical reaction, much like...
May 27, 2012 - 3:39pm
Math Masters team does well in Bemidji
On Friday, April 27, the fifth grade Math Masters team went to a competition in Bemidji. The team was made up of five dedicated fifth graders who practiced for the competition after school a couple times a week. The team placed eighth out of 27. This was the last Math Masters competition...
May 27, 2012 - 3:37pm
May 20, 2012
Bulldogs Leave Their Mark at Conference Meet
The NKB Bulldogs went to Walker on May 10 for the Northland and Northwoods Six Conference Meets. When the meet was finished both the boys and girls had earned 2nd place as teams and 18 athletes took home 34 All-Conference Honors. On top of that, three new records were set. The first...
May 20, 2012 - 5:48pm
Mustang Baseball Struggling Through
On April 26, the Mustangs traveled to Cass Lake. They were unable to pull off the game and lost 5-7. Joey Schuh was the starting pitcher; overall he pitched 118 pitches. In the top of the first, Nathan Anderson started us off with a double; there was three strikeouts to follow that...
May 20, 2012 - 5:47pm
Bulldog Junior Varsity does well at Conference Meet
The junior varsity boys and girls track athletes did a good job at the Junior Varsity Conference Meets in Walker on May 10. The junior varsity teams included athletes from grade 6 - 9. To start the meet, Mort Eckstrom ran the 1600 m for the boys. He established himself in the sixth...
May 20, 2012 - 5:46pm
May 13, 2012
Blackduck Menu Week of May 15-18 TUESDAY, May 15 - Popcorn chicken, mashed potatoes, gravy, peas, pears, bread slice, milk variety. WEDNESDAY, May 16 - Mac and cheese, mini corndogs, carrots, tropical mixed fruit, bread slice, milk variety. THURSDAY, May 17 - Chicken fajitas...
May 13, 2012 - 5:28pm
May 6, 2012
Mustang Girls Softball News
The power of six is very mighty. We have four seniors from Northome and two seniors from Kelliher. This is the most seniors that have ever played on a softball team before. Kisha Heck, Tiffany Stillday, Hollea Boquist, Hope Lindner, Kristen White and myself, Megan Halverson. When...
May 6, 2012 - 8:56pm
Countdown to EMS Week - Meet Blackduck's ambulance service personnel
Part One Saving lives is what they do. Their compassion is well known but seldom recognized. They care for those who are involved in all types of medical emergencies. They are friends, family members, business owners and neighbors who save lives on a daily basis. When accidents...
May 6, 2012 - 8:52pm
Track News - Bulldogs perform well at Beaver relays
Shaughnessy Ties Team and School Records The NKB track team finally got back on the track to compete April 20 in the BSU Beaver Relays at Bemidji High School. Eleven schools sent athletes to compete under the mostly sunny, spring skies. Despite both the boys and girls teams missing...
May 6, 2012 - 8:49pm
Blackduck Menu Week of May 8-11 TUESDAY, May 8 - Chicken patty and bun, curly fries, broccoli slaw, rosey applesauce, bread slice, milk variety. WEDNESDAY, May 9 - Chicken quesadillas with salsa and sour cream, corn, mandarin oranges, Rice Krispie treat, bread slice, milk variety. THURSDAY,...
May 6, 2012 - 8:39pm
April 29, 2012
Blackduck Menu Week of May 1-4 TUESDAY, May 1 - Chicken wraps with lettuce, cheese, salsa, corn, pineapple, bread slice, milk variety. WEDNESDAY, May 2 - Cook's choice -- mashed potatoes, butter, carrots, peaches, bread slice, milk variety. THURSDAY, May 3 - Corn dog, fries,...
April 29, 2012 - 3:22am