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Crime report for Sept. 23-25
Hearing for Bemidji man accused of manslaughter delayed
Minnesota house fire ignited by child playing with lighter
Newest poll shows 'Minnesota is in play' with Clinton up by 7 percentage points
Comedian Brian Regan to perform at the Sanford Center
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
Monday Movie Report: Oscars Foreign Language Category adds first contenders
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
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
May 12, 2015
Byron York: The crazy-big 2016 field
“As long as you’ve got enough money for gas, you can stay in the race,” says one veteran Iowa Republican operative of the sprawling 2016 presidential field. “It’s going to take a long time for this to play out.” Yes, there are tons of stories in the press about this or...
May 12, 2015 - 11:50pm
May 9, 2015
Worthy of our investment
This past Friday at the Sanford Center, more than 1,300 students from Northwest Technical College and Bemidji State University had the opportunity to receive degrees, diplomas and other credentials in front of their proud families and friends. They came from nearby towns such as Park...
May 9, 2015 - 10:39pm
May 7, 2015
Joseph Cotto: Tough times for Christian conservatives
These are tough days for Christian conservatives. While their voting bloc still merits appeal from Ted Cruz and Rick Santorum, the electoral power which it once enjoyed is history. Case in point: The recent uproar over Indiana’s legislation which allowed religious business owners...
May 7, 2015 - 1:46am
April 25, 2015
Donald Kaul: That whiff of hypocrisy
Baseball has spring training, football’s got its training camps. But for a political junkie like me, nothing compares with the opening of the presidential primary season. Some 19 candidates, give or take, recently swarmed a Republican forum in New Hampshire in search of a kind...
April 25, 2015 - 1:37am
April 23, 2015
Joseph Cotto: Remember the ‘B’ word
Things are looking up for Hillary Clinton. Her daughter, Chelsea, recently went through a high-profile pregnancy and gave birth to a celebration fit for major royalty. Bill has long-since reinvented himself as a human rights crusader and political science guru. The days of Monica...
April 23, 2015 - 11:37pm
April 21, 2015
Dick Polman: Christie has gone to pot
Amidst all the early GOP presidential jockeying, let’s check on our Jersey boy Chris Christie. Looks like the tough-love guv surfaced this week on a radio show and ranted about reefer madness. “Right now, we’ve got the states of Colorado and Washington (defying) federal law...
April 21, 2015 - 11:24pm
April 18, 2015
Franken talks mental health care crisis in Bemidji visit
BEMIDJI-- U.S. Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., heard Bemidji area officials describe a crisis: mentally ill people in Minnesota aren't getting proper...
April 18, 2015 - 3:41pm
Michael Reagan: Hillary for America? Why?
Hillary’s all in for 2016. Whoopee. She officially arrived Sunday — but not in the flesh. She announced her decision with a low-key tweet and a two-minute video featuring a diverse lineup of adorable Democrat voters, a sappy message about being “a champion of everyday Americans”...
April 18, 2015 - 12:53am
Donald Kaul: The Road to ruin
That harsh whine you hear in the background — like a buzzsaw getting ready for a log to come down the chute — is the vast right-wing conspiracy revving its engines. America Rising, an opposition research Super PAC that lives to trash the Clintons, dashed off a press release challenging...
April 18, 2015 - 12:52am
April 7, 2015
Byron York: O’Malley new target of Clinton machine
Recently, a representative from the Hillary Clinton camp delivered a message to Martin O’Malley, the former Maryland governor preparing to challenge Clinton for the 2016 Democratic nomination. I have some good news and some bad news, the messenger said. What’s the good news?...
April 7, 2015 - 11:04pm
April 1, 2015
LEGISLATURE: House Speaker Daudt visits Woolen Mills as state budget fight looms large (w/video)
BEMIDJI -- Speaker of the Minnesota House of Representatives Kurt Daudt toured Bemidji Woolen Mills on Monday and also talked about the back-and...
April 1, 2015 - 9:33am
March 30, 2015
Persell, Saxhaug speak at Beltrami DFL convention
BEMIDJI -- Lower turnout in a non-election year didn’t deter the Beltrami County DFL from holding its annual convention and fundraising dinner...
March 30, 2015 - 9:13pm
March 28, 2015
Michael Reagan: Republicans versus Republicans
When Ted Cruz officially stepped into the 2016 presidential ring this week the boo-birds attacked immediately. But it wasn’t just the liberals of the mainstream media who threw bottles and chairs at the conservative Texan. It was Cruz’s fellow Republicans. Is he qualified after...
March 28, 2015 - 2:34am
March 27, 2015
Beltrami DFL to hold annual convention Monday
BEMIDJI -- The Beltrami County DFL will hold its annual convention and fundraising dinner on Monday at the Bemidji Eagles Club. Planned to speak are House Minority Leader Paul Thissen, D-Minneapolis, Minnesota Auditor Rebecca Otto, Secretary of State Steve Simon, Sen. Tom Saxhaug,...
March 27, 2015 - 6:29pm
Minnesota House speaker to visit Bemidji on Monday
BEMIDJI -- Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Daudt, R-Crown, will visit Bemidji on Monday to tour Bemidji Woolen Mills in the afternoon. A press release from the House Republican Caucus said that Rep. Dave Hancock, R-Bemidji, also has been invited to take part in the tour. The GOP House...
March 27, 2015 - 5:20pm