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Fire destroys two North Dakota apartment buildings
Two children killed in Wisconsin car-truck accident
Shed fire reported in Bemidji Township
Minnesota man charged in fatal Williston, N.D., hit-and-run
Minn. schools see range of security upgrades
MEN'S HOCKEY: Banged-up Beavers look to finish 2013 strong against Alaska
WRESTLING: Bemidji dominates Hibbing in home debut
BOYS HOCKEY: Bemidji falls in overtime again
Tonight's Bemidji wrestling meet with Hibbing starts at 6 p.m.
'An animal on the boards': Bemidji State forward Rosenbloom sets single-game school rebound record
Rodney Edwin Lof
J. Bruce Preece
Donald "Donny" Hedlund, Sr.
A rebirth with an old-fashioned show
All Dressed up for ‘Downton Abbey’ screening
Pioneer Previews for Dec. 8: Music, music, everywhere for today, week
Local authors to sign books
Author plans talk on how Pearl Harbor hit small-town Minnesota
It's official: Bull elk is a Minnesota record
Minnesota firearms deer harvest declines
Paul Nelson: Access to Bemidji area lakes difficult because of slush
Blane Klemek: How animals survive the chilly winter months
Paul Nelson: Heavy snow hampers development of ice on Bemidji area lakes
Climate change commentary full of distortions
Will Durst: The top 10 comedic news stories of 2013
Stanley Crouch: Art, aspiration and American dreamers
Rich Lowry: The war on inequality
Amy Goodman: Poverty wages in the land of plenty
Sue Bruns: Ah, those holiday traditions
Alice Collins: Christmas time is a time for joy, families
Jane Furuseth: Readers Theater celebrates 10th year of performances
Art Lee: A tale in rhyme from a past Christmas time (with apologies to Edgar Allen Poe)
Evan Hazard: An epiphany in G major and the music inside us
June 4, 2013
Tom Purcell: The games behind the 2020 Olympic Games
Washington, D.C., is in the grip of scandals, the economy is stumbling and a host of other challenges are weighing me down — which is why I prefer to dwell on more obscure subjects, such as a battle raging behind the scenes over the 2020 Olympics. According to the Toronto...
opinion / commentary
June 4, 2013 - 11:00pm
August 13, 2012
Back to reality: Britain bounces back after games
LONDON (AP) -- Basking in post-Olympic glory, Britain succumbed to reality Monday with commuters venturing back to work and Heathrow Airport experiencing one of its busiest days ever. Approximately 116,000 people were expected to leave Monday from Heathrow, London's busiest hub,...
August 13, 2012 - 9:49am
July 28, 2012
Dream come true: Melrose native Smock used father's death as motivation for London games
ST. PAUL - Maybe it's the laugh, which seemingly never stops. But if there ever was a U.S. Olympic athlete who was born to handle success, it...
July 28, 2012 - 12:00am
March 2, 2010
Olympics: Vancouver recovering from party
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- The party is over in Vancouver, replaced by an Olympic-sized hangover. The question now is how long the headaches will last. While the streets of Vancouver overflowed with mosh pit-like crowds celebrating Canada's overtime hockey victory over the...
March 2, 2010 - 12:00am
February 23, 2010
China beats U.S. women curlers on last rock
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- Reigning world champion China converted its final shot of the 10th end for the game-winning point, handing...
February 23, 2010 - 2:32pm
February 22, 2010
Bemidji State's Tomcikova to play in her final Olympic game today
Slovakia goaltender Zuzana Tomcikov, who plays collegiate hockey at Bemidji State, will end her 2010 Olympic experience Monday at 4 p.m. when...
sports / beavers
February 22, 2010 - 3:01pm
U.S. women curlers fall to Canada, Sweden
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- The American curlers made a lineup change and were much more accurate in their shooting. It didn't matter...
February 22, 2010 - 9:40am
February 21, 2010
Olympics: USA men's hockey team jolts Canada with 5-3 win in major upset
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- The United States pulled off its biggest Olympic hockey upset since the Miracle on Ice, stunning Canada 5-3...
February 21, 2010 - 9:35pm
February 18, 2010
Curling Concern? USA winless so far in Olympic competition
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- The Americans are still winless in Olympic curling -- a combined 0-5 through two days of competition. The...
February 18, 2010 - 12:00am
February 17, 2010
Olympic men's curling: USA frustrated in loss to Germany
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- John Shuster shook his head, his frustration all too clear. Shuster and the rest of his U.S. curling foursome could hardly complain about their chances against Germany. There were plenty of them in the team's Olympic opener, and the Americans failed...
February 17, 2010 - 12:00am
February 12, 2010
Olympic luger from Republic of Georgia dies after crash
VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) -- A men's Olympic luger from the country of Georgia died Friday after a high-speed crash on a track that is the world's fastest and has raised safety concerns among competitors. A tearful IOC president Jacques Rogge said the death hours before the...
February 12, 2010 - 4:59pm
Olympics: Vonn tests shins in training run
WHISTLER, British Columbia (AP) -- Each step was noted with enthusiasm, seen as a sign Thursday that, yes, Lindsey Vonn might very well compete in five Olympic races, might be able to think once again about medals, not medicine. Painkillers and a Novocaine-like numbing cream for...
February 12, 2010 - 12:00am