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A gathering for respect
Benson man charged with faking cancer treatments, swindling $60K
Upset at Trump, Mexico voices 'worry and irritation' to U.S. envoys
Minnesota Twins relief pitcher admits to vomiting nearly every time before taking the mound
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers drop playoff opener, 85-61
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American Legion Post 14 hosts bonspiel
Timberwolves' Thibodeau hasn't found trade he likes 'at this point'
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A story of guns and Carroll Shiff
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Minnesota's majestic trumpeter swans
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Paying homage to great Indigenous civil rights leaders, activists and scholars
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why Black History Month?
PRIME TIME: Why keep an old high school letter jacket?
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
PATT RALL COLUMN: Are the stars out tonight?
BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
Recital featuring BSU's Carlson set for Feb. 24
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: "La La Land" likely to sweep tech, musical categories on Oscar night
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Tips for catching eelpout
Forest Service to host land meeting
Fish, game and trapping licenses expire Tuesday
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
DNR urges caution on rapidly deteriorating ice
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The world is changing, so must we
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: BHS bands do Bemidji proud
Letter to the Editor: BHS bands are class acts
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October 30, 2016
Bemidji, area Arts and Entertainment roundup
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award NEW YORK—Andy Kobilka, a 2002 Bemidji High School graduate, has been nominated for a Bessie Award. The Bessie Awards are a partnership with Dance/NYC, the New York Dance and Performance Awards and have saluted outstanding and groundbreaking...
October 30, 2016 - 9:21am
May 31, 2015
Davidson at 80: Well-known Bemidji artist says 'I do art every day'
BEMIDJI—Turning 80 is a landmark for Marlon Davidson, but for many artists and friends in and around Bemidji, loyalty is the touchstone...
May 31, 2015 - 10:07am
May 12, 2015
Picasso painting sells for $179 million, smashing art auction record
NEW YORK -- A Picasso oil painting from 1955 smashed the record for the most expensive artwork ever sold at auction when it soared to $179.4 million at Christie's on Monday. The auction house had estimated "Les femmes d'Alger (Version 'O')" would sell for about $140 million, but...
May 12, 2015 - 11:18am
April 9, 2015
OUT AND ABOUT: Local artist celebrates nature through paintings (W/ VIDEO)
SOLWAY -- Maureen O’Brien has always been painting. “My first memory of doing anything was with a crayon on the wall. I must have been...
April 9, 2015 - 9:58am
October 13, 2014
All aboard for the arts: Artists Kym Kovacic and Tom Daly are new to The Cruise
The First City of the Arts Studio Cruise is quickly approaching. There will be some familiar faces, and some new artists. This year’s Studio...
October 13, 2014 - 5:00pm
September 29, 2014
Under the water. . . and learning: Artist gives a new twist to old method for watercolor painting
BEMIDJI -- A group of local artists are gathered in a lofted studio in Bemidji. They are here to learn and experiment with watercolors. Leading...
September 29, 2014 - 9:19am
July 18, 2014
Art in the Park -- Inspired by art; Local artist Mary Therese finds beauty all around her
BEMIDJI -- More than 100 artists from around the Bemidji area will assemble their art at Library Park today and Sunday for the 47th annual Art...
July 18, 2014 - 11:52pm
October 3, 2012
Studio Cruise artist got her start at very young age
BEMIDJ – Ruth Ann Nordlund cannot remember a time when she was not making art. Her mother told her that at 3-years-old, she wanted to make...
October 3, 2012 - 8:20am
September 26, 2012
Studio Cruise artist’s work exalts the senses, intellect
BEMIDJI – When asked to name the genre or school of painting that Paula Swenson’s work most closely exhibits, philosopher Stephen Hicks...
September 26, 2012 - 11:54am
February 22, 2009
Watercolorist came to painting after retiring
While attending high school in California, Pat Shough chose chorus as her elective for four years. Shough had no interest in art and went on...
February 22, 2009 - 2:36am