Skip to main content
Steve Bannon says rivals 'wetting themselves,' calls supremacists 'clowns,' seems to contradict Trump on North Korea
Suspect arrested after van mows down crowd in Barcelona, police say
Minnesota-based Man Cave Craft Eats striving to be the 'Mercedes of meats'
E. coli found in waters near closed Thief River Falls beach
Path of the eclipse: When and where to get the best view
Twins activate former All-Star closer Perkins
Offensive guard Boone misses another practice
Vikings kicker, punter positions up for grabs yet
Rosario always does damage when playing Cleveland
UPDATE: Matt Cullen returning to Minnesota for 20th NHL season
Michael Aaron Johnson
Isabelle "Bug" J. Thompson
Patsy Jane Beaulieu
Edith M. Allen
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Stupid human happenings always seem to happen
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Just how much is $1 billion?
Library Corner column: Library offers up something for all ages
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Mississippi Music moves indoors on Wednesday
Around the Arts, August 13
PATT RALL COLUMN: What a wide variety of activities
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
AIS volunteer training Aug. 25
AIS volunteer training Aug. 25
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
Comparing wine aficionados Thomas Jefferson and Winston Churchill
Local produce star of this potato salad
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: An infamous day in American history
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tournament put undue pressure on Stump Lake
Try a new twist on zucchini with 'zoodles'
May 14, 2017
Students in the News, Sunday, May 14
Local students graduate from MSUM
May 14, 2017 - 7:15am
March 1, 2017
Cornerstones of Northome remembered: Many have fond memories of Dr. Gordon and Marjorie Franklin, who died in recent house fire
NORTHOME -- After a tragic house fire claimed the life of a two pillars of Northome, a community near and far has come together to share memories...
March 1, 2017 - 7:06pm
February 23, 2017
Two found dead after Northome house fire
NORTHOME -- Two people were found dead after a house fire early Wednesday in Northome, Koochiching County officials said. At approximately 12:27...
February 23, 2017 - 4:49pm
November 11, 2016
Benefit dinner for Northome's Kendra and Josh Scafe
NORTHOME -- A benefit dinner and auction for Kendra and Josh Scafe will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Dec. 4 at Northome Senior Center. The dinner menu will include meatballs, potatoes and gravy, veggies, bun, salads, desserts and beverages. A free-will offering will be accepted for...
November 11, 2016 - 3:08pm
September 30, 2016
Northome School partners with Memorial Blood Centers for blood drive
Northome School held a blood drive on Tuesday in conjunction with Memorial Blood Centers to help raise awareness about the importance of donating blood. “Minnesota is in crucial need of blood donations right now,” said Amber Halverson, who helped organize the event. “This is...
September 30, 2016 - 3:00pm
September 13, 2016
Blood drive announced in Northome
NORTHOME -- Northome School will partner with Memorial Blood Centers for a blood drive from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 27 at the school, 11731 State Hwy. 1.Memorial Blood Centers is the sole blood supplier for Sanford Bemidji Medical Center and the northland, a release said. To schedule...
September 13, 2016 - 8:05am
August 26, 2016
NK football gears up for new season
Coming off an undefeated regular season last year, the Kelliher/Northome football team is “absolutely looking forward to a great year,” said Coach Derrick Gross. The Mustangs’ returning all-conference players are the core group of this year’s team. “Johnathan Weidenborner...
August 26, 2016 - 10:30am
NK Mustangs volleyball poised for 'great season'
The Kelliher/Northome volleyball team is gearing up for a new season with a new head coach, Brittany Ungerecht. In 2009, Ungerecht coached a Junior Olympic volleyball team in Northome, and said she is eager to work with both new and returning players. “I think it’ll be a great...
August 26, 2016 - 10:27am
July 29, 2016
Book signing at Northome Library
Ken Ringer will hold a book signing from 2 to 3:30 pm. Monday, Aug. 1 at the Northome Library. Ringer is the author of a biography on Gene Lorendo, who along with his wife, Jane, were residents of Northome from 1983 to 1996. The book, “Lorendo: The ‘Rough & Tough’ right-hand...
July 29, 2016 - 11:24am
June 24, 2016
Northome's Fahey receives scholarship to UND
Rachel Fahey, of Northome, received the Minnesota Resort & Campground Association Awards scholarship. A 2016 graduate of Northome High School,...
June 24, 2016 - 10:59am
June 17, 2016
Four Bulldogs earn Individual Academic All-State
Four athletes from the Northome/Kelliher/Blackduck Bulldogs track team earned Academic All-State Honors this year. To earn this honor, the athlete must earn All-Conference honors, qualify for the State Track and Field Meet, or equal honor roll standards published on the Track Coaches'...
June 17, 2016 - 11:09am
Two NKB runners earn medals at state
The NKB Bulldogs were represented by two athletes at the Minnesota State Track and Field Meet again this year. Senior Rachel Fahey returned in...
June 17, 2016 - 11:06am
June 3, 2016
NKB Bulldogs hand out team awards and letters
Following the Subsection 29A Track and Field Meet, the Bulldogs handed out the season's team awards and letters for the 2016 season. This year, 12 boys and 10 girls earned varsity letters. Lettering for the boys were Logan Adams, Cameron Eckstrom, Mort Eckstrom, Alex Fahey, Titus...
June 3, 2016 - 11:35am
NKB Bulldogs advance 11 athletes to Section 8A meet
The NKB Bulldog Track teams began the push to the Minnesota State Track and Field Meet at Bagley on May 26 at the Subsection 29A. The top four individuals and the top two relays automatically advanced. In addition, the next four best individuals and two relays from the three subsections...
June 3, 2016 - 11:19am
NKB Bulldogs host final varsity meet of the season
Perfect weather greeted the five teams that arrived in Northome for the Deerwood Bank Invitational Track and Field Meet on May 17. It was the...
June 3, 2016 - 11:14am