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Forever a Lumberjack: Bemidji High School holds 118th commencement ceremony
Minnesota man who served time for overdose death dies shortly after release
Ireland votes to overturn abortion ban, 'culmination of a quiet revolution,' prime minister says
USC's president agrees to step down amid growing outrage over scandals
North, South Korean leaders meet to 'frankly' discuss Trump-Kim summit, Seoul says
Zunino's 12th-inning HR leads Mariners past Twins
Warriors rout Rockets to force Game 7
Schmitt Memorial Bonspiel raises money for Relay for Life
Second-half surge leads Minnesota past Montreal
Local MMA fighters to compete in Walker
John Paul Lembi
Janet "Gripp" Anderson
John David Langston
Isadore David Bianco
Commentary: Take a break before transitioning to non-caregiving life
Commentary: When is a pine cone not a pine cone?
How to fertilize trees, shrubs, flowers and fruits
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Julia Louis-Dreyfus to receive the 2018 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
High heels can have health effects far beyond the feet
Barack and Michelle Obama are becoming television and film producers for Netflix
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding attracted more American viewers than Prince William's
Around the Arts, May 20
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The surprises and wonder of the outdoors
PAUL NELSON FISHING: As waters warm up, so should the bite
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Consumers, craft brewers behind shift that has barley growers, malters adjusting
Why you're getting flooded with privacy notifications in your email
Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
More than just business: Wells receives Lifetime Achievement Award for helping others
Andersen Corp. creating 40 new jobs with window factory expansion
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Barb & Rick
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Safe family holiday can include safe grilling
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Defending the Second Amendment in its entirety
Commentary: You say hello, I say goodbye
Commentary: Kindness is the real showstopper at the circus
May 24, 2018
Mauled in the woods, a grizzly bear researcher in Montana walks two miles with a fractured skull for help
Less than two weeks ago, Amber Kornak posted about her new job on Facebook.
May 24, 2018 - 7:14am
May 23, 2018
MASTER GARDENERS: Pollinators not limited to the bees or butterflies
Bees and butterflies are probably the best known pollinators. The Master Gardeners have written and done presentations on the need to provide...
May 23, 2018 - 8:15am
May 22, 2018
Lake Bemidji State Park to host weekend events
Here's the events planned at Lake Bemidji State Park for this Memorial Day weekend: Friday: 7 p.m.: How Now, Powwow? Join a park naturalist to...
May 22, 2018 - 5:23pm
Driver strikes moose in Aitkin County crash
HILL CITY, Minn. — A 25-year-old woman was driving south of Hill City when her vehicle struck a moose late Monday, May 21. The Minnesota...
May 22, 2018 - 8:34am
May 21, 2018
Cougar that killed biker, injured another near Seattle was emaciated
The two mountain bikers, authorities say, did what they were supposed to do. They made loud noises to drive the cougar away. One of them even...
May 21, 2018 - 11:31am
May 18, 2018
Commentary: The unexpected pleasures of running in the rain
I wasn't sure I wanted to go. A steady rain tapped on the porch roof. The temperature was 37 degrees on this early May morning. But I had told...
May 18, 2018 - 7:08am
May 17, 2018
Video: Sailboat crashes into Aerial Lift Bridge in Duluth
A sailboat crew lost control of their vessel and crashed into the Aerial Lift Bridge on Wednesday. Joaquin Figueroa shot a video of the boat,...
May 17, 2018 - 2:16pm
May 13, 2018
Local Audubon Society lands grant for native plant project
BEMIDJI—The Mississippi Headwaters Audubon Society was recently awarded a National Audubon Society grant to promote the planting of native...
May 13, 2018 - 3:05pm
Take A Kid Fishing set for June 6
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji Area Take A Kid Fishing event is being organized for the 32nd straight year. The 2018 event is scheduled to take place...
May 13, 2018 - 6:45am
May 12, 2018
McFeely: Bad idea for fishing, but good experience
PELICAN RAPIDS, Minn. — A lake, even at 2 o'clock in the morning with not a whisper of wind and not another soul silly enough to be fishing...
May 12, 2018 - 5:36pm
May 11, 2018
Mississippi River paddlers attempt to break record
ITASCA STATE PARK—It's 7 p.m. on Wednesday, a little less than 12 hours before he's scheduled to start a full-length paddle of the Mississippi,...
May 11, 2018 - 10:56am
Sam Cook column: No rest for life in canoe country
ELY — The two painted turtles were sunning atop a bald rock that had been jutting out of Little Gabbro Lake for about 10,000 years. Except...
May 11, 2018 - 6:00am
May 9, 2018
Ron Schara steps down as host of outdoors TV show
MINNEAPOLIS—After 23 years, Ron Schara and his dog Raven have stepped down as hosts of "Minnesota Bound." "I've got to thank you, the viewer,...
May 9, 2018 - 9:48pm
MASTER GARDENERS: The bare root basics
Bare root plants are a great way to get less common plants that may be only available through catalog sources and can be real bargains if purchased...
May 9, 2018 - 8:25am
May 6, 2018
2018 FISHING OPENER: New northern pike regulations on tap for opener
BEMIDJI—In many lake and river systems, the northern pike is very willing to hit a fisherman's presentation. The pike are feisty and aggressive,...
May 6, 2018 - 11:38am