Skip to main content
VA nominee faces explosive new allegations of drinking, wrecking government vehicle
Speaker cracks open door for Minnesota gun bill
New elementary school to add to district staff
United Way’s Someone Special program underway
'Golden State Killer' suspect arrested in one of the worst unsolved crime sprees in U.S. history
Audio tape details NFL's concern over Trump's anthem jabs
North Carolina, Minnesota announce home-and-home football series
Basketball commission suggests NCAA ban cheaters, end one-and-done
GYMNASTICS: Brown, DeWitt represent Aerials
Teeing off spring
Alfred James Benais
Virginia L. Pollard
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
April 23, 2018
Sanford Center releases 100 more tickets for Paisley concert
BEMIDJI—The Sanford Center recently announced that 100 tickets have become available for Brad Paisley's Bemidji concert, which will be...
April 23, 2018 - 5:31pm
Regional hiring event Thursday at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Regional Hiring Event will be held from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 26, at the Sanford Center, Gate 4. The charge for employers is $50 for chamber members and $100 for non members. Employers can sign up at www.bemidji.org. The event is free for job seekers,...
April 23, 2018 - 12:14pm
April 22, 2018
Raising the Bar: Brad Paisley concert marks a new level for Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—In addition to a cohort of three opening acts, country music superstar Brad Paisley will perform at the Sanford Center this week,...
April 22, 2018 - 10:11am
April 20, 2018
Setting up for the sale: Indoor garage sale Saturday at Sanford Center
The 18th Annual Indoor Garage Sale and Craft Show is set for 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 21, at the Sanford Center. More than 140 vendors...
April 20, 2018 - 6:15pm
April 10, 2018
Judge authorizes sale of Country Inn & Suites
BEMIDJI—An investment of $400,000 the city of Bemidji made toward the construction of the Country Inn & Suites may not get paid back in...
April 10, 2018 - 5:49pm
Newsboys to perform summer show at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—The Christian band Newsboys will perform at the Sanford Center at 6 p.m., Sunday, July 29, with tickets going on sale at 10 a.m....
April 10, 2018 - 4:50pm
April 2, 2018
Council approves new VenuWorks contract
BEMIDJI—A new contract with the management company VenuWorks to operate the Sanford Center was approved by the Bemidji City Council on...
April 2, 2018 - 9:07pm
March 28, 2018
BASKETBALL: Having a ball: Globetrotters fill Sanford Center with high-flying hoops
BEMIDJI -- A Harlem Globetrotters victory was never in doubt Wednesday night at the Sanford Center in Bemidji, but that didn’t stop everyone...
March 28, 2018 - 10:18pm
March 27, 2018
Pink Floyd tribute show comes to Bemidji
BEMIDJI—The Australian Pink Floyd Show will perform at the Sanford Center at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 14, with tickets going on sale at 10...
March 27, 2018 - 4:09pm
March 26, 2018
City looks to recoup loan to hotel
BEMIDJI—The city of Bemidji is involved in pending litigation that involves $400,000 from the city's revolving loan fund to a local hotel...
March 26, 2018 - 6:10pm
March 23, 2018
Fantasy on Ice this weekend in Bemidji
The Bemidji Figure Skating Club's 51st Annual Fantasy on Ice performance of "Happily Ever After" will be held at 7 p.m., Saturday, March 24,...
March 23, 2018 - 6:58pm
New Sanford Center board establishes bylaws
BEMIDJI—The newly organized Sanford Center Board of Directors adopted its bylaws Thursday night. During its second ever meeting, the board...
March 23, 2018 - 6:16pm
February 28, 2018
BOYS HOCKEY: Knights KO Spuds for Section 8AA title
Second-seeded St. Michael-Albertville held on late to stun top-seeded Moorhead 6-5 and advance to the state tournament for the first time in...
February 28, 2018 - 9:41pm
Sanford Center holding new women's expo in May
BEMIDJI—The Sanford Center is holding a new event this spring in the George W. Neilson Convention Center. On Saturday, May 12, the inaugural...
February 28, 2018 - 6:20pm
February 26, 2018
BOYS HOCKEY: Sanford Center to host Section 8AA Championship
BEMIDJI -- The Section 8AA boys hockey championship game between Moorhead and St. Michael-Albertville will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb....
February 26, 2018 - 10:21pm