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Klobuchar, Peterson go to bat for rural broadband
Nolan hears about Iron Range infrastructure challenges
Today, Keith Ellison may become DNC leader
World's oldest hockey player goes commercial
Busy time for the BFD: Bemidji Fire Department sees hectic but productive 2016
BOYS BASKETBALL: Bemidji survives in Cloquet, 56-54
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Red Lake gets No. 1 seed in Section 8A playoffs
BHS swimmers advance at section meet
WRESTLING: Four Jacks move on to section finals
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers fall 3-1 in playoff opener
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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
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
Letter to the Editor: Bliss thanks constituents for attending gathering
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The world is changing, so must we
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: BHS bands do Bemidji proud
February 24, 2014
Obama to visit St. Paul
ST. PAUL -- President Barack Obama will visit St. Paul Wednesday, not Minneapolis like the White House earlier announced. Obama plans to announce "a new competition encouraging investments to create jobs and restore infrastructure as part of the President’s Year of Action,"...
February 24, 2014 - 9:25am
December 12, 2013
Public memorial for Mandela Saturday in St. Paul
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A public memorial service for Nelson Mandela will be held Saturday in St. Paul. The memorial for the late South African leader and anti-apartheid fighter will begin at 1 p.m. in the Cathedral of St. Paul. Scheduled speakers include U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar,...
December 12, 2013 - 3:39pm
December 2, 2013
Judge orders names of accused priests released
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A judge on Monday gave the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis until Dec. 17 to disclose a list of 33 priests deemed to have been credibly accused of sexually abusing minors. Ramsey County District Judge John Van de North, Jr., also ordered the Diocese...
December 2, 2013 - 2:11pm
Hearing to focus on list of accused priests
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is seeking a court's permission to disclose the names of some priests who have been accused of sexually abusing minors. Archbishop John Nienstedt says he will disclose the names, locations and status of all...
December 2, 2013 - 9:08am
July 9, 2013
Man found dead in St. Paul fire
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Fire officials say a man has been found dead in his burning St. Paul home. First District Chief Stacy Hohertz says firefighters had some difficulty entering the home early Tuesday because of a large number of books and magazines blocking the...
July 9, 2013 - 8:19am
June 10, 2013
Man arrested in Minnesota bar owner shooting death
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Police have arrested a suspect in the fatal shooting of a St. Paul bar owner. The Star Tribune reports a 26-year-old Oakdale man was in custody Monday. Police wouldn't say why 45-year-old Vone Moua as shot at Malina's Sport Bar, but say it wasn't...
June 10, 2013 - 3:33pm
June 7, 2013
Man arraigned on illegal weapons charges
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A western Minnesota man has pleaded not guilty to illegal weapons charges in a case that the FBI called a foiled terror plot. Buford Rogers made a brief appearance in federal court in St. Paul Friday where he was arraigned on four charges, which do not...
June 7, 2013 - 12:16pm
Man accused of concealing ID, stalking ex-wife
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota man has been charged with stalking for allegedly striking up an online relationship with his ex-wife using a fictitious persona with borrowed photographs. Dakota County prosecutors say the West St. Paul woman had no idea the man who called...
June 7, 2013 - 11:13am
June 6, 2013
Como Zoo opens $11 million home for 7 gorillas
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Como Park Zoo is opening a new $11 million home for its seven gorillas. The new outdoor primate yard is almost three times the size of the old enclosure once occupied by just a pair of gorillas at the St. Paul zoo. Minnesota Public Radio reports...
June 6, 2013 - 9:21am
May 24, 2013
Dayton attends memorial for landslide victims
ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. (AP) — Students at a St. Louis Park elementary school gathered around a makeshift memorial filled with stuffed animals and flowers on Friday as they mourned two classmates who died in a landslide during a field trip to a Mississippi River park. Meanwhile,...
May 24, 2013 - 2:49pm
May 7, 2013
Summer flights added for Bemidji airport
Travelers to and from Bemidji will have more options this summer. SkyWest Airlines said Tuesday that it is adding additional weekend and...
May 7, 2013 - 11:38am
May 6, 2013
St. Paul science teacher named Teacher of the Year
BROOKLYN PARK, Minn. — A St. Paul science teacher has been named Minnesota's Teacher of the Year for 2013. Megan Olivia Hall teaches grades...
May 6, 2013 - 10:45am
April 8, 2013
Twin Cities volunteers help with Fargo sandbags
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The city of Fargo is getting help from other states in its quest to fill a million sandbags to prepare for expected spring flooding. Volunteers from the Headwaters Relief organization in Minneapolis-St. Paul were among the workers last week when Fargo kicked off...
April 8, 2013 - 7:38am
April 4, 2013
Police seek Facebook access in murder case
ST. PAUL (AP) — St. Paul police want access to Facebook postings from a man charged in the death of his wife. Authorities want to see all content, including messages and photos, from Jeffery Trevino's account. Search warrant affidavits also seek the same information for Trevino's...
April 4, 2013 - 8:43am
March 29, 2013
Husband of missing St. Paul woman appears in court
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A judge has entered a not guilty plea on behalf of a St. Paul man charged with killing his wife, who remains missing. Thirty-nine-year-old Jeffrey Trevino appeared in Ramsey County District Court on Friday on second-degree murder charges. The judge found probable...
March 29, 2013 - 3:34pm