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Bemidji High School Winter Sports Spotlight
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After offending American Indians, Ralphie May backs Standing Rock
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PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
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PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Winter here, ice fishing will start soon
Where to fish when the lakes freeze: Numerous destinations within a few hours’ drive
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Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
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May 30, 2013
SOFTBALL: Bemidji tops Brainerd in 13-inning thriller before falling to Elk River in section 8-3A title game
BEMIDJI — After reaching the Section 8-3A title game in the most dramatic way possible, the Bemidji High School softball team saw its season...
May 30, 2013 - 10:10pm
May 29, 2013
Bemidji stays alive in Section 8-3A playoffs; hosts Brainerd today
BEMIDJI — The rain that had been threatening to fall throughout Bemidji’s Section 8-3A playoff game against Alexandria also helped end Bemidji’s...
May 29, 2013 - 9:12pm
May 27, 2013
SOFTBALL: Bemidji falls to Brainerd 7-4 in game of feet
BEMIDJI — Three times in the sixth inning, the Bemidji softball team came within inches of changing its fortunes against Brainerd. “We...
May 27, 2013 - 9:46pm
May 25, 2013
'Playing their game:' BHS softball team looks to make it to state
BEMIDJI – When Bemidji trailed St. Cloud Apollo 3-0 heading into the bottom of the second inning during the Section 8-3A softball quarterfinals last week the burden of being the top seed could have been weighing on the players. A year ago BHS was the second seed but the Jacks...
May 25, 2013 - 8:20pm
May 23, 2013
AREA BASEBALL: Bagley, Blackduck lead Northland Conference
BAGLEY — The regular seasons are winding down for the area high school baseball teams. Bagley finished the year with a 10-0 conference record and took an 11-4 overall mark into Thursday’s finale against Park Rapids. Blackduck ended its Northland Conference campaign 10-2,...
May 23, 2013 - 10:35pm
May 22, 2013
SOFTBALL: Bemidji overcomes early struggle to top Apollo in Section quarterfinals
BEMIDJI — A year ago the Bemidji High School softball team was the second seed in the Section 8-3A playoffs and hosted Rocori in the section...
May 22, 2013 - 10:51pm
May 21, 2013
Weather delays make for busy Wednesday of prep sports
BEMIDJI — The rain and cold has forced Bemidji High School officials to alter some schedules and what was going to be a relatively quiet Wednesday will now feature three BHS events. Topping that list is the first two rounds of the Section 8-3A softball tournament. The Lumberjacks...
May 21, 2013 - 10:43pm
May 20, 2013
Bemidji area softball teams begins playoffs
KELLIHER — If the weatherman cooperates the postseason for the Section 8A softball teams will begin today and two area teams will own the home-field advantage. Blackduck was given the third seed in the North Sub-Section and will entertain No. 6 Red Lake Country Central at 5 p.m....
May 20, 2013 - 2:56pm
May 18, 2013
Bemidji carries 11-game winning streak into section playoffs
BEMIDJI — The Section 8-3A softball seedings will be determined today and it appears that Bemidji will be ranked No. 2 or No. 3 when the final...
May 18, 2013 - 6:50pm
May 16, 2013
Grimm's 5-for-5 day helps Bemidji sweep Grand Rapids
BEMIDJI — A pair of Grand Rapids pitchers had no clue on how to pitch Sylvia Grimm during Thursday’s doubleheader at the Bemidji High School...
May 16, 2013 - 10:57pm
May 14, 2013
SOFTBALL: Bemidji sweeps Moorhead to win eighth in a row
BEMIDJI — Bemidji’s win streak keeps growing. Another solid pitching performance from Jess Yost, combined with a big-hitting, opportunistic...
May 14, 2013 - 11:27pm
May 11, 2013
SOFTBALL: Yost throws no-hitter as Bemidji wins two more games
DETROIT LAKES — Behind a vintage Jess Yost pitching performance and a strong afternoon at the plate, the Bemidji High School softball team...
May 11, 2013 - 9:25pm
May 10, 2013
SOFTBALL: Focus pays off as Jacks come back to beat Buffalo 4-3
BEMIDJI — For the past few weeks the Bemidji High School softball players and coaches have worked on developing tunnel vision and concentrating...
May 10, 2013 - 10:46pm
May 9, 2013
SOFTBALL: Bemidji, Yost shut down Duluth East
DULUTH — Behind a two-hit shutout from Jess Yost the Bemidji High School softball team overcame a chilly spring day in Duluth and defeated Duluth East 6-0 Thursday night. “We played well today,” BHS head coach Brad Takkunen said. “Jess pitched well, we didn’t have any...
May 9, 2013 - 10:36pm
May 8, 2013
SOFTBALL: Bemidji starts slow but takes 2 at Grand Rapids tournament
GRAND RAPIDS — The Bemidji High School softball team started slow Wednesday afternoon. The Lumberjacks dropped the first game of the IRC Classic, struggling offensively and falling to Greenway 4-3. But Bemidji rebounded. The Jacks grabbing the second game of the three-game...
May 8, 2013 - 10:59pm