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UPDATE: Minot police arrest 14-year-old on school shooting threat
Law school unveils state’s first legal services van
Tim Hortons is building in Brainerd
Mayville, N.D., man sinks putt heard around the golf world at Ryder Cup
Historical society brings back cemetery walk
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU women open regular season this weekend at Syracuse
GIRLS SOCCER: Lumberjacks cook Spuds in thrilling comeback
GIRLS TENNIS: Bemidji sweeps Moorhead, Fergus Falls in triangular
BOYS SOCCER: Bemidji blanks Crookston 6-0
Warriors going to Winter Park: Red Lake football gets donation from ESPN, will appear on Vikings' ‘Monday Night Football’ game
Ole "Buddie" Risland Sr.
Ray Charles Oothoudt
Donald "Booty" Bruce Raisch
Alfred L. Pearsall
Dorothy "Dot" Schocker
MASTER GARDENERS: What ate my potatoes?
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
Tigirlily to open for Justin Moore at Sanford Center
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
DNR to sell 40 northern Minnesota land parcels
Lake Bemidji State Park youth, muzzleloader hunts
Rock-solid restoration: New Knutson Dam near Pennington unveiled
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Cooling water temperatures pool the fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
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
June 6, 2016
Science prof 'retires' after 50 years at UMD
DULUTH -- Bob Carlson may have officially retired from his classroom job with the graduation of the University of Minnesota Duluth's class of...
June 6, 2016 - 3:53pm
January 12, 2016
Saturday Science returns at Headwaters Science Center
BEMIDJI -- Saturday Science will be with Dr. Tokunbo Akande, a Sanford Health Pediatrician, as he presents “Germs and Vaccines” from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Headwaters Science Center, 413 Beltrami Ave. NW.Akande will share about the science behind what makes us sick and how we...
January 12, 2016 - 8:37am
January 7, 2016
Presenter for the Underground Physics Lab discusses neutrinos at Headwaters Science Center
BEMIDJI -- The secrets of the universe, it turns out, are guarded by a bunny. For those who made it past the furry Waabooz, a black and white...
January 7, 2016 - 1:18pm
December 5, 2015
Go, go gadgets!: Area students take part in robotics challenge at BSU (photos, video)
BEMIDJI -- More than 200 middle and high school students competed on teams in a series of back-to-back robot challenges on Saturday at the Dream...
December 5, 2015 - 5:20pm
October 24, 2015
Wallert to speak at BSU lecture series
BEMIDJI -- For the last 25 years, Dr. Mark Wallert, associate professor of biology at BSU, has guided undergraduates through real-world research experiences that have shown them what it means to be working scientists. As a new member of its biology faculty, Wallert is running his...
October 24, 2015 - 3:23pm
October 14, 2015
Oooo. . . it’s Oobleck: Bemidji Middle School class super sizes experiment (w/ video)
BEMIDJI -- It’s white. It feels like mud when you dip your hand slowly in, like a brick wall when you clench your fist and punch it: Oobleck...
October 14, 2015 - 6:04pm
January 25, 2015
PATRICK GUILFOILE: Bad luck and cancer
Cancer is very common. At least a third of us will have a brush with it at some point in our lives. We've learned a great deal about the causes of cancer over the past couple of decades. In general, some change in our DNA or a change in the regulation of our DNA ultimately causes...
January 25, 2015 - 12:00am
November 3, 2014
Fire in the sky: Meteor sightings Sunday has area abuzz
BEMIDJI -- Reed Olson was out at Ruttger's on Sunday when he just happened to look up at the right spot at the right moment. "It was about 4:45 so the sky was bright and blue and I saw it -- it didn't look like a meteor at night, which is normally orange or yellowish white --...
November 3, 2014 - 9:25pm
November 2, 2014
Patrick Guilfoile: Why is cancer so uncommon in humans?
If you know the statistics about cancer, the title of the article probably strikes you as odd or just plain wrong. The fact that about 40 percent of people in the U.S. eventually develop some form of cancer seems to remove the disease from the “uncommon” category. Yet if you...
November 2, 2014 - 12:24am
July 13, 2014
Patrick Guilfoile: Do our brains make us weak?
One of the big questions in evolutionary biology is why we are so different compared to our closest living relative, the chimpanzee. Even though we are genetically very similar, there are great differences in outward appearance, behavior, culture and other characteristics. Consequently,...
July 13, 2014 - 12:00am
August 27, 2013
Tina Dupuy: The creationist with an iPhone paradox
Americans believe in science. Generally, most of us have faith in medicine. A majority of Americans, though ever-thinning, tell pollsters they’re religious and yet we’ve reached virtual consensus about going to the hospital when we’re sick. We are, in some cases, obligated...
August 27, 2013 - 11:54pm