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Catch and release returning to Mille Lacs for open water season
Charges: Minnesota man kidnapped baby to try to get girlfriend back
School district approves cost shares for new elementary school
ND father doing better in burn unit after losing his kids in fire
Pentagon delivers draft plan to 'rapidly' defeat Islamic State to White House
ICE RACING: George sweeps Garfield Lake features (photo gallery)
Competing Twins outfielders once had mentor-pupil relationship
Wild's Parise, Pominville sidelined with mumps
CURLING: Fenson, U.S. men claim silver at world juniors
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU comeback falls short in Game 3 at Minnesota
Ronald M. Severson
Sandra Kay Nelson
Carol Ann Tolbert Taylor
Donnie Charles Harrison
Joseph "Joe" A. Matthews
SCOTTY ALLISON COLUMN: Work continues to build veterans home in Bemidji
LIBRARY CORNER: March is an eventful month at the library
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Best Picture a sure win for 'La La Land'
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why go into teaching?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A story of guns and Carroll Shiff
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb. 26
PATT RALL COLUMN: Start the Spring with scents in the air
Northern Community Radio debuts new segment, podcast
A 'Great' show for Jim: Great Northern Radio Show to honor Jim Miller during live Bemidji broadcast
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Chickadees keep all of us company
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
DNR urges caution on rapidly deteriorating ice
Column: The power of noticing can save lives
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Letter to the Editor: Beltrami County deputy: It's been a privilege to serve you
Friend: Lawyer who killed St. Paul jogger found to have brain tumors
ST. PAUL—The driver jailed in a crash that killed a jogger last week in St. Paul has since been hospitalized and found to have brain tumors,...
51 min 15 sec ago
LEGISLATURE: A full schedule for Bemidji Day at the Capitol
BEMIDJI—Bemidji city officials and local civic and business leaders will once again travel to St. Paul with the hope of getting the word...
2 hours 33 min ago
February 10, 2017
Klund murder case goes to jury
ST. PAUL — Whether a former U.S. marine coldly shot two unsuspecting homeless people in his St. Paul apartment last spring or acted in self-defense...
February 10, 2017 - 7:21pm
February 6, 2017
Minnesota on the clock after Super Bowl handoff from Houston
HOUSTON — Houston handed the Super Bowl off to Minnesota on Monday, and Marilyn Carlson Nelson had a handoff of her own. As New England quarterback...
February 6, 2017 - 7:58pm
February 3, 2017
Healing old wounds: Group donates PTSD service dog to officer shot while on duty
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Rick Horman knew the exact moment his 23-year law enforcement career came to an end. "I just got on my tractor and...
February 3, 2017 - 11:34am
February 1, 2017
Minn. Speaker Daudt on sanctuary cities: ‘We’ll let the federal government fight with cities’
ST. PAUL — House Speaker Kurt Daudt said Wednesday that dealing with Minnesota cities that have ordinances separating local law enforcement...
February 1, 2017 - 7:19pm
Baby sitter, 19, charged in death of St. Paul baby
ST. PAUL — A St. Paul teenager faces murder charges after the infant she was baby-sitting died of injuries suffered while in her care. Tyanna...
February 1, 2017 - 2:57pm
January 25, 2017
St. Paul spent $19K on police expenses for Women's March
ST. PAUL — The city of St. Paul spent $19,000 to staff police officers at the Women’s March on Saturday, which drew 90,000 to 100,000 people, the mayor’s office said Tuesday.By comparison, St. Paul spent $1.9 million in costs last summer related to protests following the shooting...
January 25, 2017 - 8:36am
January 24, 2017
St. Paul teacher loses 15 days' pay for pro-Trump remarks in class
ST. PAUL — A St. Paul high school teacher was docked 15 days' pay for what a supervisor called "extremely poor professional judgment" in using...
January 24, 2017 - 8:34pm
January 21, 2017
UPDATED: Nearly 100,000 join Women’s March in St. Paul as crowd estimate moves up
ST. PAUL — As many as 60,000 people — three times the expected number — formed a blocks-long protest from Cathedral Hill to the State Capitol...
January 21, 2017 - 9:26pm
January 16, 2017
St. Paul saw crime fall 2 percent, gunshots rise in '16
ST. PAUL—Crime fell in St. Paul more than 2 percent last year, but reports of gunfire increased dramatically, according to preliminary...
January 16, 2017 - 11:47am
State fair tickets prices going up
FALCON HEIGHTS, Minn. -- Visitors to this year’s Great Minnesota Get-Together will see major grounds upgrades. That’s the good news. The bad news: Ticket prices are going up $1.The Minnesota State Fair’s board of managers on Sunday approved $8 million for upgrades, including...
January 16, 2017 - 10:31am
December 26, 2016
St. Paul family leave candles unattended, lose home to Christmas Eve fire
ST. PAUL — A Christmas Eve fire started by unattended candles rendered a home in St. Paul’s Summit-University neighborhood uninhabitable.The Dec. 24 fire broke out at a residence in the 500 block of Mackubin Street. St. Paul Fire Marshal Steve Zaccard said the family lit some...
December 26, 2016 - 11:25am
November 17, 2016
Student, 7, brings gun to St. Paul school, weapon goes off
ST. PAUL -- A student accidentally fired a handgun inside a St. Paul elementary school classroom full of students Thursday, Nov. 17, though no one was hurt, according to police and the school district officials. A 7-year-old brought the .38-caliber revolver to Crossroads Elementary,...
November 17, 2016 - 5:47pm
October 31, 2016
HBO drama thrusts Minneapolis Somalis into unwanted spotlight
An HBO television drama created by an Oscar-winning director and a Canadian-Somali rapper has infuriated many in Minnesota's Somali community...
October 31, 2016 - 10:00pm