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Mexicans see models of Trump's 'impenetrable' wall, and they're not impressed.
'This is very alarming!': Flying insects vanish from nature preserves
Cloquet City Council gives interim police chief the permanent job
Tattoo'd lady: 'American Pickers' star talks tats, bikes and burlesque ahead of Fargo show
Timberwolves drop season opener to Spurs
GIRLS SOCCER: Jacks ready for championship rematch
BOYS SOCCER: Jacks look to experience to help them repeat as section champs
Minnesota Lumberjacks take third at nationals
SOCCER: BSU ranked No. 2 in region
Gilbert D. Bahr
Norval Everett Oien
Edward M. Schmuch
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
Rise and shine
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
February 8, 2016
Evan Hazard: My day: North Dakota landforms and an old friend
Dr. Robert Seabloom is Emeritus Professor of Biology, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks. Until Jan. 28 at 5 p.m., I’d met Bob three or...
February 8, 2016 - 11:30pm
Doug Lewandowski: Threads in community
Community in Latin refers to an unstructured group where people are equal, or to the spirit of a village, neighborhood or town. There are all...
February 8, 2016 - 11:29pm
Pat Kroeplin and Ann Daley: February goings on at the Bemijdi Senior Center
Seniors on the Move Phyllis Grubbe and her husband Doug came to the Bemidji area about nine years ago, and we are so glad they did. They have...
February 8, 2016 - 11:27pm
January 12, 2016
Sue Bruns: Things I won’t do in 2016
Ahhh, the new year! A fresh start, a new chance, a time for reflection and resolution. The first few days of a new year are so full of promise....
January 12, 2016 - 12:33am
Art Lee: Another good reason (No. 4) to move to Bemidji
Folks planning to move to the Minnesota North Country often have to make that big decision about which town they should move to. Understandably...
January 12, 2016 - 12:31am
Evan Hazard: My day: A one-day family reunion
Monday Dec. 28: Christmas Day (Friday) I got to Evangelical Covenant Church shortly before noon. Community Holiday Meal was there this year,...
January 12, 2016 - 12:28am
Doug Lewandowski: Season’s greetings at year’s end
Is it over? No, I don’t mean the 2016 elections. Some nightmares continue, no matter what side you’re on; Lies, lies and more lies. It could...
January 12, 2016 - 12:26am
Ann Daley: The life and times of Myrtle M. Johnson
I know quite a few delightful elderly ladies, but Myrtle M. Johnson is definitely one of a kind. She celebrated her 100th birthday on Jan. 5,...
January 12, 2016 - 12:25am
December 7, 2015
Jane Furuseth: Who are those characters?
Amelia Bedelia, the Wimpy Kid, Junie B. Jones, the Cat in the Hat, Peter Pan, Ms. Frizzle and Arthur are some of the book characters portrayed...
December 7, 2015 - 9:27pm
Marilyn Heltzer: The joys of January
Thanksgiving is behind. Christmas is next. And then the long, cold, dark month of January. Some of us would like to skip the whole business:...
December 7, 2015 - 9:26pm
Sue Bruns: Holiday movies inspire the Christmas spirit
A long, mild autumn and a double Thanksgiving with family have eased me into the holiday season. To remind me of past Christmases and to help...
December 7, 2015 - 9:24pm
Evan Hazard: No little green aliens
Last month’s “Threescore and Ten” painted an upbeat picture of the likelihood of other earth-like planets, oodles with “Life As We Know...
December 7, 2015 - 9:21pm
Doug Lewandowski: Never too old to learn
“Every Opportunity is a Marketing Opportunity!” This is new territory for a senior citizen who has spent most of his life in education and...
December 7, 2015 - 9:15pm
Art Lee: Everclear and Christmas cheer — but who cares, den?
It is the special events in the distant past that get remembered; indeed, especially so if they were zany. And this one was “dfferent.”...
December 7, 2015 - 9:14pm
Pat Kroeplin and Ann Daley: Winter happenings at the Senior Activity Center
Senior Gift Wrap – Labor Intensive, but Fun If you happen to be in the Paul Bunyan Mall doing your shopping or your walking on Dec. 11, you...
December 7, 2015 - 9:12pm