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Bundy recognized by VFW
United Kennel Club dog show held
Cartwright recognized by VFW
Lions Club raises funds for BSU Women's Track and Cross Country teams
Laituri attends language immersion program
FOOTBALL: Beavers can’t complete thrilling comeback after failed conversion
VOLLEYBALL: BSU swept by Concordia
WOMEN'S GOLF: Beavers in 10th place in Marshall
BHS swimmers take second at home invite
BOYS SOCCER: BHS comes from behind, downs Brainerd 4-2
Joanie Brune Anywaush
Maurice W. Johnson
Karel Allison Knutson
Joannie Brune Anywaush
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Leave a legacy of words
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Sustainable health care: Returning to relationship-based practice
MASTER GARDENERS: Think about next year when it comes to garden debris
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Truth and Reconciliation: Water
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Let’s not sell our students short
PATT RALL COLUMN: Fall is in the area, and in the theaters
BSO opens new season, 'Legends & Lore'
Justin Moore comes to Bemidji on Oct. 1
Watermark names gallery for Marley and Sandy Kaul
Trio of Tunemakers
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
PAUL NELSON: Fall cooldown continues for peak fishing
Zebra mussels confirmed in 4 more Minnesota lakes
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Full moons and fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Chrysanthemums can fit with any garden
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
MILESTONES: Cuperus-Howe engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The Salvation Army leader’s legacy lives on
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A flaw in implementation of dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Here’s a list of what Republicans believe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Two thoughts about the school dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Skoe needs to look out for our interests
September 18, 2016
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: You’ll never know what you’ll find in the bird house
Ah, the joys of peeking inside of bird houses to see what’s inside! Indeed, over the years, I’ve had plenty of surprises, including a few disappointments, from managing artificial nest boxes. From nuthatches in wood duck boxes to flying squirrels in bluebird houses to nothing...
September 18, 2016 - 6:01am
September 10, 2016
Trail time: Minnesota celebrates Paul Bunyan State Trail
Minnesota State Parks and Trails celebrated 125 years with events along the Paul Bunyan State Trail, which is 115-miles long, the longest of...
September 10, 2016 - 12:56pm
September 2, 2016
Starry stonewort found in Moose Lake, Lake Winnibigoshish
BEMIDJI—Starry stonewort, an aquatic invasive species of macro algae, has been confirmed in another Beltrami County lake, as well as in...
September 2, 2016 - 11:32am
August 25, 2016
VIDEO: Runabout boat catches fire on Minnesota lake
LAKE SHORE, Minn. - A runabout boat was destroyed by fire in the Gull Lake Narrows in Lake Shore Wednesday night. Nisswa Fire Chief Richard Geike...
August 25, 2016 - 11:41am
August 24, 2016
MASTER GARDENERS: Slipping is not just for winter
Before daylight decreases and temperatures drop, August is the time to take cuttings or “slips” from summer plants you want to reproduce. Later timing reduces your chance for success. What is a cutting or slip? It means that you take a stem of new, healthy growth to stimulate...
August 24, 2016 - 8:00pm
August 2, 2016
MASTER GARDENERS: Sterility or Vitality? A question of sustainability
Sterility is not an attribute many of us aspire to possess, but when we seek out a landscape plan for our homes, are we following ways to achieve a vital landscape? We look for “low or no maintenance.” We want grass we don’t have to mow often, grass without weeds; shrubs that...
August 2, 2016 - 7:00pm
Expert flyboarders put out boat fire on Cross Lake
CROSSLAKE, Minn. -- Dan Koppy and his girlfriend, Heidi Mouch, were out cruising Cross Lake Saturday afternoon, July 30, on their 1996 Sea Ray...
August 2, 2016 - 12:45pm
July 22, 2016
PAUL NELSON: Warmer weather means a good time to catch muskies
This is a good time to be on the lakes if you want to catch a muskie. The first real hot weather of the summer usually triggers an algae bloom in the lakes and provides anglers with a short window of opportunity while muskies adjust to the sudden drop in water clarity. Surface lures...
July 22, 2016 - 11:26am
July 19, 2016
MASTER GARDENERS: Hit a tomato home run
The tomato season is almost as long as that of Major League Baseball; what they have in common is that a winning season depends on the health of the players. With the wet weather and the very hot weather upcoming, conditions are ripe for tomato disease problems, those related to the...
July 19, 2016 - 7:28pm
July 18, 2016
How has the past affected today’s outdoors heritage?: This week Northland Outdoors TV explores our living legacy to future generations
BRAINERD, Minn. -- In this week’s episode of Northland Outdoors TV, we travel to the western Minnesota “lake that speaks” to learn about...
July 18, 2016 - 11:05am
July 12, 2016
Programs at Lake Bemidji State Park
BEMIDJI -- Several upcoming programs and special events have been scheduled at Lake Bemidji State Park, 3401 State Park Road. All events are...
July 12, 2016 - 7:45pm
June 30, 2016
City schedules 2 archery deer hunts for fall
BEMIDJI -- The city of Bemidji is now accepting applications for permits to participate in two special white-tailed deer archery hunts within the city, according to a release Thursday. The hunts will follow the regular Minnesota deer archery season, which runs Sept. 17 through Dec....
June 30, 2016 - 7:01pm
June 22, 2016
COMMUNITY: Fishing Has No Boundaries hits 25-year mark: Events will be held Saturday-Sunday
BEMIDJI -- The Paul Bunyan Fishing Has No Boundaries committee is in the final stages of preparing for this weekend’s events. And they are...
June 22, 2016 - 6:52pm
June 21, 2016
Fisherman’s body found in lake near Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A fisherman’s body was pulled Lake Andrew two miles south of Alexandria on Monday night. At 8:22 p.m., the Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a report of an empty boat floating on Lake Andrew. Deputies and the dive team responded, as well as LifeLink helicopter...
June 21, 2016 - 9:47am
June 19, 2016
Down on Honey Bee Road: Les Hiltz is buzzing right along in the bee business
BEMIDJI—Grass pokes up around the old tractor, which succumbs a little more each day to orange rust. In this place where practically all...
June 19, 2016 - 4:41pm