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Basketball fundraiser to take place in Red Lake
Inclusive education: Meet Bemidji schools’ new American Indian culture and curriculum specialist
Blackduck man pleads guilty to abduction
With higher deer population, Minn. wolf numbers jump 25 percent
Bemidji Parks and Rec to host Halloween festivities
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers picked to finish second in WCHA preseason polls
Gopher mascot runs over 7th grade Eagan football players at Vikings halftime
He was the only Steelers player to participate in national anthem. Now, he has NFL's highest-selling jersey.
NFL Sunday ratings fall after Trump's call for boycott of games
Brian Murphy: Case Keenum's career day lets Vikings fans breathe easy
Clifton "Cliff" Bitker
David W. O'Brien
David W. O'Brien
James E. Daman
McArdle: The NFL can't afford to become a battleground
PATT RALL COLUMN: Louie did not go gentle into that good night: Remembering Louis Marchand
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Schools need all of our help for 100 percent grad rate
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
PATT RALL COLUMN: Timely notice can help with attendance
Around the Arts, September 17
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Making a correct call on the Becida Barred Owl
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Extended fall weather on the water
American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
PARENTING PERSPECTIVES: Our reporter is embedded deep in the War on Bedtime. Here's the latest from the front lines.
AstroBob: Wildfire smoke smudges our starry skies
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: When is a police shooting justified?
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
August 7, 2017
Young Adult Book Club meets Aug. 15
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Public Library is hosting a new book club for both adults and teens that enjoy reading young adult books. The group will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15 at the library, 509 America Ave. NW. The book for August’s discussion will be “Iron King” by Julie...
August 7, 2017 - 10:24am
July 19, 2017
Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
The Hogwarts universe is set to expand by an additional two new Harry Potter books, published in conjunction with a British Library event, in...
July 19, 2017 - 1:50pm
July 17, 2017
Why this superintendent is banning homework - and asking kids to read instead
Elementary school students in one Florida school district are going to find a welcome new - but controversial - policy when they return to school...
July 17, 2017 - 2:27pm
May 28, 2017
LIBRARY CORNER: Ready for summer at the Library
June is a very special month at the Bemidji Public Library. Not only does the Summer Reading Program: Reading by Design start for children and...
May 28, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 26, 2017
LIBRARY CORNER: March is an eventful month at the library
The Master Gardeners return to the library on Thursdays in March to continue their Spring Gardening series. All of these presentations start...
February 26, 2017 - 10:45am
May 18, 2016
A group of sixth graders from Bemidji Middle School’s Delta Pod read books with Mrs. Boyer’s kindergarten students Wednesday afternoon at...
May 18, 2016 - 7:11pm
December 20, 2015
B.A.R.C. for books: Reading program brings children, dogs together
BEMIDJI—Three-year-old Stella Zachman sat near Daisy, also 3, as they listened to Jean Louvar read the book "Beads On One String" to them...
December 20, 2015 - 12:45am
September 11, 2015
Spreading the love of literacy: Books more widely available thanks to mini-libraries in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- At first glance, they can appear to be a yard decoration or a birdhouse. Upon closer inspection, though, passersby can see these little...
September 11, 2015 - 10:20pm
March 15, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reading, math tutors are making a difference
In honor of National AmeriCorps Week, I'd like to take a moment to celebrate the excellent efforts of our Minnesota Reading Corps and Minnesota Math Corps tutors in the Bemidji area schools. I've seen firsthand the great work they are doing to shape the futures of the children of...
March 15, 2015 - 1:10am
June 11, 2014
Red Door Bookstore hits milestone; Volunteer program passes $100,000 in sales
BEMIDJI-- The Red Store Bookstore is red hot with success. The bookstore has surpassed the $100,000 mark reaching $100,176.63 in sales by...
June 11, 2014 - 12:14am
May 13, 2014
Bemidji residents asked to discontinue running water continuously
BEMIDJI -- The city of Bemidji is requesting residents to stop running water continuously to avoid frozen water lines. Because of long stretches of cold temperatures this past winter, the city had asked residents to run the water and they would not be charged for the extra water....
May 13, 2014 - 11:36am
August 30, 2013
Blackduck youths win bikes as Reading Program ends
The Blackduck Community Library's Summer Reading Program encouraged more than 120 children to pick up books this year. Children, up to age 11,...
August 30, 2013 - 1:59pm
March 8, 2013
Read Across America
Students at Red Lake Elementary celebrated Read Across America week with events like Pajama Day, Silly Socks Day, Grinch Green Day, and an all-school...
March 8, 2013 - 7:59pm
September 28, 2012
Paul Ericsson column: E-books arrive at Bemidij Public LIbrary
E-books are now available to Bemidi Public Library users. Anyone with a valid Kitchigami Library card will have access to a wide variety of e-books for e-readers and smartphones.
September 28, 2012 - 8:30pm
Bemidji designated Reading Corps site
Adults from the community may have an opportunity to assist area students improve their reading skills now that Bemidji School District has been designated as a Minnesota Reading Corps site for next year. The Minnesota Reading Corps, a statewide initiative that helps children become...
February 28, 2012 - 12:00am