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Northeast ND preparing for flood; officials urge buying insurance
'Haunted by mistake,' gunman apologizes for killing 2 at Twin Cities hotel
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
MEN'S HOCKEY: BSU set to face cross-state rivals
Dean Blais is back in Grand Forks, but will it be last trip as coach?
Rubio to stay put with Timberwolves
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU opens WCHA playoffs at Minnesota
GIRLS BASKETBALL: BHS falls to Moorhead in regular season finale
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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
Letter to the Editor: Let's learn from one another and respect differences
August 19, 2010
Norwegians to row down Mississippi
Eddy Ferreira has been waiting 30 years to take a once-in-a-lifetime trip down the Mississippi River. So what were another few weeks? Ferreira,...
August 19, 2010 - 12:00am
August 3, 2010
Northern Lights expected to be visible in Bemidji Tuesday night
Keep an eye on the night sky over the next few days. The Aurora Borealis, commonly referred to as the Northern Lights, is expected to be visible...
August 3, 2010 - 7:05pm
July 18, 2010
Katmai Wilderness: Close encounters with grizzly bears provide thrills
Few things have given me the sense of wonder and respect, along with the adrenaline rush, that came on an afternoon in 2004 when I was sitting...
July 18, 2010 - 12:00am
February 5, 2010
Planning underway for Logging Day Festival
Wendell Knutson, left, helps Scott Anderson lead his horses around a trail Thursday morning at Buena Vista Logging Village as they prepare for...
February 5, 2010 - 12:00am
January 18, 2010
Lake Bemidji fly-in attracts plane on mild, sunny day
Several pilots landed their planes on Lake Bemidji during Saturday's Polar Daze events. It was an ideal day for flying, with mild temperatures...
January 18, 2010 - 10:38am
January 7, 2010
Sunrise over Lake Bemidji
The statue of Chief Bemidji stands alone early Wednesday morning watching the sunrise over Lake Bemidji. Pioneer Photo/Monte Draper
January 7, 2010 - 12:00am
October 25, 2009
Local guide leads National Geographic crew down Mississippi River
Terry Larson of rural Cass Lake just had time to finish harvesting wild rice and summer berries when a call came in for guide service. A crew...
October 25, 2009 - 12:00am
October 18, 2009
Rocky Mountain National Park: Bemidji woman conquers 14,000-footer
I have come to the "chalk stone," one of the most difficult points on Colorado's Longs Peak (14,259-feet). Removing my gloves, I run my hands over the smooth granite surface seeking a way up the 12-foot incline where my brother Kent Keith is waiting. Grasping a narrow handhold, I...
October 18, 2009 - 12:00am
September 16, 2009
Big Fish: Endangered roadside attraction undergoing resuscitation
The Big Fish in Bena, listed in May as one of the Preservation Alliance of Minnesota's 10 Most Endangered Historic Places, has a new lease on...
September 16, 2009 - 12:00am
September 13, 2009
Isle Royale National Park: Berries galore and so much more
Heavy fog blanketed the harbor as we stood on the dock on the morning of Aug. 12. The crew of the Voyageur II ferry worked fast to prepare for...
September 13, 2009 - 12:00am
August 10, 2009
Blackduck's Backwoods Bash scheduled Saturday
The fifth annual Blackduck Chamber of Commerce Backwoods Bash is set for Aug. 15 with most events at the wayside rest located off U.S. Highway 71. The festivities begin with the 5k Run, Walk, Waddle or Flop registration at 8 a.m. with the event beginning at 9 a.m. There will be...
August 10, 2009 - 11:29am
August 9, 2009
Lake Chelan: Bemidji man takes reminiscent journey home
Have you ever been obsessed by a childhood memory? The summer of 1952, my mother brought my brothers and sister to live near the upper end of...
August 9, 2009 - 12:00am
July 23, 2009
Minnesota Loons Chapter stops at Paul and Babe
Forty-two members of the Newmar Kountry Club, Minnesota Loons Chapter stopped at Paul and Babe to get their photo taken while touring Bemidji....
July 23, 2009 - 12:00am
Blackduck to host Woodcarvers Festival
Christa Hanson, left, and Bonnie Rutherford, both of Blackduck, are amazed at the detail in a drake shoveler carved by Gary Muhlenbruck and displayed...
July 23, 2009 - 12:00am
Walker pushes rickshaw from Vancouver Island to Newfoundland
In his walk across North America, Joe Woodcock has short-term goals - such as reaching Cass Lake today - and goals for the future - destination...
July 23, 2009 - 12:00am