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Scheel appears on first-degree murder charges in slaying of grandparents
Major pushback against Line 3 recommendation
Owners of Bird Island home destroyed by fire now face charges
For employees, students to get paid, McNally Smith college building must sell before 2019
Fridley, Minn., man killed in house fire
Rockets close out Wolves with third-quarter surge
BASEBALL: Beavers, U-Mary capture comeback wins in split
SOFTBALL: Final inning outburst dooms BSU in sweep to UMD
GIRLS GOLF: Bemidji opens second in Moorhead
Thibodeau 'proud' of Timberwolves' progress
Virginia L. Pollard
Alfred James Benais
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
MASTER GARDENERS: Plant winter squash. . . for next winter!
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Pine to Prairie Fiber Arts Trail comes to area this weekend
BSO presents concert series finale Sunday
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Deer on the table: DNR holds Bemidji meeting on deer management
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Common sense actions can help keep the public safe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Commentary goes beyond theater of the absurd
Time to respond to reader feedback
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
May 21, 2009
Beltrami County Board: Commissioners updated on parks improvements
Beltrami County parks are in the process of major improvements. John Winter, county recreation resource manager, Tuesday presented the Beltrami County Board with a list of recent accomplishments and plans for the next few months, according to the outline from the 2008 Recreational...
May 21, 2009 - 2:47am
May 17, 2009
Return of orioles bring splash of color
While wandering around the backyard picking up sticks recently, I happened to notice the conspicuous pouch-shaped nest of a Baltimore oriole hanging in the leafless canopy of a nearby mature aspen tree. A fragile looking nest that swayed back and forth in the wind, it seemed so obvious...
May 17, 2009 - 12:00am
May 16, 2009
Students plant tree for Arbor Day
Ann Edlund's third grade class participated in Arbor Day tree planting with the City of Bemidji Friday afternoon, planting three flowering crab...
May 16, 2009 - 12:00am
May 15, 2009
Environmentalists ask court to review ballast permit
May 15, 2009 - 12:00am
May 14, 2009
Spring cleaning underway at park
Spring cleanup at city parks is underway as Bemidji employee Joel Britt uses a pressure washer to clean the picnic tables at Diamond Point Park....
May 14, 2009 - 12:00am
May 11, 2009
3-year-old boy found in Minnesota lake dies
ERHARD, Minn. (AP) -- A 3-year-old boy who was hospitalized after family members pulled him from a lake east of Erhard in northwestern Minnesota has died. The Otter Tail County sheriff's office says the boy died Sunday night at MeritCare Hospital in Fargo. He was hospitalized after...
May 11, 2009 - 1:26pm
May 10, 2009
Plant reproduction relies on interspecies relationships
Nature never ceases to amaze. Of particular interest are the many and specific relationships between plants and their pollinators, including methods of seed dispersal that plants employ. For example, some species of hummingbirds have evolved special adaptations for collecting nectar...
May 10, 2009 - 12:00am
May 5, 2009
Environmental plan aids some counties
ST. PAUL - Minnesota counties with lots of state-owned land may like an environment spending plan that protects state payments they receive. Counties...
May 5, 2009 - 12:00am
May 3, 2009
Cleaning at State Park
May 3, 2009 - 2:49am
Blane Klemek column: Winter dens of bears vary
The American black bear makes Minnesota its home. Yet seeing a bear in the northern forests is a rare event. Even rarer than observing a black bear going about its business, is seeing one in the wintertime. Commencing around late October into November, black bears sleep through...
May 3, 2009 - 12:00am
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April 26, 2009
Letter: There are plenty of places to explore in our region
I avidly read the travel article, "Wisconsin road trips are cheesy," as it was a travel destination that would be delicious, would fit into my budget and would provide a travel experience without a huge carbon footprint. In the past several weeks, I have been dismayed by all the travel...
April 26, 2009 - 1:59am
April 25, 2009
Prepares tree orders
April 25, 2009 - 2:26am
Commentary: Leech Lake, prepare for invasion of Tar Sands oil
Keep your children close, your inhalers in hand and don't forget to stock up on drinking water, as a new pipeline is proposed for northern Minnesota. A set of corporations has offered $10 million to the Leech Lake tribe in exchange for a 20-year lease of tribal lands. The proposed...
April 25, 2009 - 2:13am
April 22, 2009
Afternoon in the park
April 22, 2009 - 1:36am