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'Haunted by mistake,' gunman apologizes for killing 2 at Twin Cities hotel
Predicted big snowstorm fizzles out for much of Minnesota, SD
Prosecutors say Minnesota man was sex trafficker, while he says he was just women's driver
More than 200 officers clear muddy protest camp, but 46 arrested
MEN'S HOCKEY: BSU set to face cross-state rivals
Dean Blais is back in Grand Forks, but will it be last trip as coach?
Rubio to stay put with Timberwolves
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU opens WCHA playoffs at Minnesota
GIRLS BASKETBALL: BHS falls to Moorhead in regular season finale
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A story of guns and Carroll Shiff
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Minnesota's majestic trumpeter swans
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Paying homage to great Indigenous civil rights leaders, activists and scholars
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why Black History Month?
PRIME TIME: Why keep an old high school letter jacket?
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
PATT RALL COLUMN: Are the stars out tonight?
BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
Recital featuring BSU's Carlson set for Feb. 24
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: "La La Land" likely to sweep tech, musical categories on Oscar night
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Tips for catching eelpout
Forest Service to host land meeting
Fish, game and trapping licenses expire Tuesday
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
DNR urges caution on rapidly deteriorating ice
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February 18, 2017
VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY: Finlandia ski racing fun
BEMIDJI -- Buena Vista Ski Area hosted the 35th annual Finlandia Ski Marathon on Saturday. As skied, the five events were an untimed 10-kilometer...
February 18, 2017 - 9:26pm
January 14, 2017
Sun-filled Snowjourn: (photo gallery, results)
BUENA VISTA SKI AREA—A chilly but sunny day graced the Buena Vista Ski Area for the 37th annual Snowjourn race Saturday morning. The Snowjourn...
January 14, 2017 - 4:44pm
January 12, 2017
Snowjourn returns on Saturday: Buena Vista event is Bemidji’s oldest ski event
BEMIDJI—Bemidji's oldest ski event, the 37th annual Buena Vista Snowjourn, will start at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, on the west side Buena...
January 12, 2017 - 4:25pm
November 27, 2016
Family, staff carry on the tradition at Buena Vista Ski Area (video, photos)
BEMIDJI—Standing at the highest point of Buena Vista Ski Area, where the waters from Lake Julia to the north and west drain into Hudson...
November 27, 2016 - 12:48am
Finlandia draws more than 100 skiers (results, photo gallery)
BEMIDJI—The 34th annual Finlandia Ski Marathon was held Saturday at the Buena Vista Ski Area north of Bemidji. The race consisted of a...
February 27, 2016 - 8:20pm
February 6, 2016
Smooth skiing for Snowjourn (results, photo gallery)
BEMIDJI—The 36th annual Buena Vista Snowjourn was held on Saturday. A total of 62 skiers took part in events that featured a 12-kilometer...
February 6, 2016 - 6:48pm
February 1, 2016
'Ski'-daddle to the slopes
Ryan Rogers hits the ski trails on Monday at Movil Maze located on Wildwood Road Northeast in Bemidji. The trails are regularly maintained by...
February 1, 2016 - 7:23pm
January 26, 2016
Family Night at Buena Vista on Friday
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Parks and Recreation Department will host a family night Friday at Buena Vista Ski Area, 19600 Irvine Ave NW.Family skiing and snowboarding will take place from 4 to 8 p.m. Cost is $26. Family tubing night will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. Cost is $17. Activities...
January 26, 2016 - 6:43pm
January 12, 2016
Snowjourn ski event postponed to February
BEMIDJI—A lack of snow has postponed the annual Snowjourn ski event until early February. The 36th annual Buena Vista Snowjourn was scheduled...
January 12, 2016 - 4:00pm
December 21, 2015
Ski School begins in January
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Area Cross Country Ski Club’s annual Sunday Ski School will begin Jan. 10 for all age groups. Registration will begin at 1:30 p.m. at the Bemidji Middle School cafeteria and classes run until 3:30 p.m. Cost for the entire program is a club membership fee of...
December 21, 2015 - 6:09pm
March 26, 2015
OUT AND ABOUT: Smooth operator: At age 88, Bob Montebello has no plans to slow down grooming local ski trails (video)
BEMIDJI -- The weather often dictates Bob Montebello’s schedule. Montebello, 88, and his grooming partner Les Pederson, 85, take care of...
March 26, 2015 - 6:23pm
February 20, 2015
Candlelight night at Lake Bemidji State Park on Feb. 28
BEMIDJI -- Minnesota state parks and trails will host more than 30 ski or snowshoe by candlelight events this winter, including an event from...
February 20, 2015 - 9:04pm
Annual Buena Vista Snowjourn set for Feb. 28
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji’s oldest ski event, the 35th annual Buena Vista Snowjourn, will begin at 10 a.m. Feb. 28 on the west side of Buena Vista,...
February 20, 2015 - 8:22pm
February 7, 2015
Lack of snow cancels this year's Finlandia ski race
BEMIDJI -- A lack of snow has forced organizers to cancel the 34th annual Minnesota Finlandia Cross Country Ski Marathon scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 14 at Buena Vista Ski Area north of Bemidji. The "lack of snow and warmer than average temperatures made the decision a difficult...
February 7, 2015 - 2:52pm
January 17, 2015
Nice day for skiing at Movil Maze
Warmer temps and fair snow conditions had plenty of cross country skiers coming and going at Movil Maze on Friday afternoon. Monte Draper | Bemidji...
January 17, 2015 - 1:18am