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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’
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
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
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
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Time for a little night fishing
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Otto praised for clean energy plan
August 22, 2013
Fargo TV host claims Grand Forks schools leader used profanity
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A Fargo television host claims Grand Forks Public Schools Superintendent Larry Nybladh called him an obscenity following a television interview that aired Wednesday on Valley News Live broadcasts in Grand Forks and Fargo.
August 22, 2013 - 9:26am
August 19, 2013
Bemidji School Board: New principals join district
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji School Board welcomed a new elementary principal to the district Monday evening as it also reconnected with a former teacher now hired as the new assistant principal at Bemidji High School. Jason Lutsik, a native of Mahnomen who most recently was an elementary...
August 19, 2013 - 9:22pm
April 15, 2013
Bemidji schools will start two hours late Monday because of snow storm
Sunday's snow storm has made travel difficult in the Bemidji area, and school officials announced that Bemidji area schools will start two hours late today. There will be no morning Early Childhood Family Education (ECFE) or EIC classes on Monday.
April 15, 2013 - 6:50am
June 13, 2012
Area golfers have mixed results at state tournament
COON RAPIDS - Trey Dale finished tied for 20th after the first day of the MSHSL Class AAA Boys State Golf Tournament, held Tuesday at Bunker...
June 13, 2012 - 12:00am
May 29, 2012
Top-seeded Blackduck opens 8-A playoffs today
BLACKDUCK - With a 17-3 record the Blackduck baseball team earned the top seed in the East Sub-Section 8A baseball tournament and will begin its postseason today when it hosts No. 8 Laporte. Today's other first-round matchups send No. 5 Remer to No. 4 Kelliher-Northome, No. 6 Walker-Hackensack-Akeley...
May 29, 2012 - 12:00am
May 26, 2012
Close connections: Close-knit Blackduck owns top seed in sub-section baseball tournament
BLACKDUCK - Small towns provide the perfect setting for a kid to be a kid, especially if that kid wants to be a baseball player. When the city...
May 26, 2012 - 12:00am
April 25, 2012
Panthers even record at 2-2
After opening the season 0-2 the Cass Lake-Bena baseball team has evened its record with a pair of lopsided victories. The winning streak began last week with a 15-0 win over Red Lake and also included a 12-0 shutout at Laporte. Caleb Fisher allowed only one hit and fanned eight...
April 25, 2012 - 12:00am
April 18, 2012
Area high school roundup: CL-B baseball team drops first two games
Cass Lake-Bena dropped its first two baseball games of the spring and saw its Tuesday home game against Pine River-Backus postponed until May 4 when it will be the second half of a doubleheader at Pine River. The Panthers will shoot for their first win today when they head to Deer...
April 18, 2012 - 12:00am
November 1, 2011
Area roundup: Davis, Carlson advance to state cross country meet
Wesley Davis and Marissa Carlson will represent Bagley-Fosston at Saturday's state Class A cross country meet at St. Olaf. Davis, a junior, took sixth place at Friday's Section 8A meet at Twin Pines Golf Course in Bagley. Carlson finished eighth in the girls race. The top 10 individuals...
November 1, 2011 - 12:00am
October 18, 2011
Playoffs begin next week or area football, volleyball teams
The regular seasons for the area football teams end Wednesday and the seedings will be determined later this week. The Section 8A, Section 8AA and Section 7 Nine-Man playoffs begin next Tuesday. Bagley and Kelliher appear to have the best shots at making a deep run into the postseason....
October 18, 2011 - 12:00am
September 20, 2011
BSU roundup: soccer team ties Moorhead 0-0
Abby Kjonaas matched a career-high with 12 saves Sunday to help the Bemidji State University soccer team battle Minnesota State-Moorhead to a 0-0 double-overtime tie in Moorhead. BSU improved to 2-3-1 overall and 1-0-1 in the NSIC while Moorhead is 5-0-1 and 1-0-1. Despite being...
September 20, 2011 - 12:00am
Area high school update: Davies leads Bagley-Fosston cross country team
The Bagley-Fosston cross country team will host its annual invitational today beginning at 4:30 p.m. Among the Flyers expected to do well in the meet is Wesley Davies who has led Bagley-Fosston in each of its meets so far. Last week at Wadena Davies was seventh individually while...
September 20, 2011 - 12:00am
September 13, 2011
North Star Conference honors Lundmark, LaVine
The North Star Conference East Division officials honored Bagley senior Kaine Lundmark as the league's initial defensive player of the week. Lundmark had six solo tackes, including one for a loss, to help Bagley down Frazee 34-6 on opening night. Teammate Kyler LaVine was honored...
September 13, 2011 - 12:00am
January 25, 2011
Area high school roundup: bagley shoots for 13th straight win
The Bagley High School boys basketball team continues to roll through the competition and the Flyers will begin this week's action with a 12-1 record. Bagley will shoot for its 13th consecutive victory tonight when it visits Mahnomen and Thursday the Flyers will travel to Fertile-Beltrami....
January 25, 2011 - 12:00am
July 11, 2010
Vernlund honored for school support
Blackduck teachers have once again honored a member of the school's administrative staff as this year's Friend of Education. The honor went to Tammy Vernlund, who is the district's administrative secretary and payroll manager. She has been a member of the staff since August of...
July 11, 2010 - 12:00am