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Not all bug repellents are equal
Wrong winner first announced at Oscars, but it’s ‘Moonlight' for best picture
Major shrimp growing, processing operation to begin in Minnesota
Trump to unveil health care plan details Tuesday
Father, who lost 3 children in ND fire, is in Twin Cities burn unit
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU comeback falls short in Game 3 at Minnesota
Big Wild trade makes it look like team is going for it all
May hoping to earn spot in Twins starting rotation
Kurt Busch finally wins Daytona 500 on 17th try
Jacobs: Early migrants reach the valley
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
PATT RALL COLUMN: Start the Spring with scents in the air
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb. 26
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
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
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Support Within Reach
February 5, 2017
Kelly Brevig column: Be someone who is willing to help
According to the American Counseling Association, vicarious trauma is the “emotional residue of exposure that counselors have from working with people as they are hearing their trauma stories and become witness to the pain, fear, and terror that trauma survivors have endured.”...
February 5, 2017 - 7:57am
January 14, 2017
Larson named director for Support Within Reach
BEMIDJI—The Support Within Reach Board of Directors recently announced the appointment of Caroline Larson as SWR's new Executive Director....
January 14, 2017 - 6:20am
January 1, 2017
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Start having the conversations
The ad says: "Hot sex now, anyway you want it." What it doesn't say is this: women, girls and boys are for sale. Where? Anywhere you want. Why? Because the demand is there, and the profit off of human life and use/reuse is deplorably staggering.
January 1, 2017 - 9:39am
December 4, 2016
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
While sharing incredible stories of Christmas Magic, a dear friend told me about an amazing group of women who have anonymously been changing the world.
December 4, 2016 - 5:30am
Tasked with tackling trafficking: Local task force forms to help combat human trafficking
BEMIDJI—A diverse group of Beltrami County community members—from professors to law enforcement officials—have come together...
December 4, 2016 - 12:30am
November 6, 2016
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: The power of your vote, your voice
Sitting at Raphael's Bakery on a Saturday morning, enjoying the first sip of coffee as it hits my veins, I overhear a gentleman asking a friend, and "So are you voting next week or moving to Canada?"
November 6, 2016 - 8:34am
October 2, 2016
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: When you are called to 'do the right thing'
A recent memory emerged for me this past week. It came bubbling up out of nowhere and presented itself in a profound moment. I'm still not sure what led me to this story, but it is one that I am rather proud of and wanted to share. It is a story my grandma told me, and at the time,...
October 2, 2016 - 6:00am
August 24, 2016
A sign of solidarity: Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event held
The Walk a Mile in Her Shoes event was held Wednesday. During the event, which was hosted by hosted by Support Within Reach, men wore high-heeled...
August 24, 2016 - 7:01pm
August 23, 2016
A walk in her shoes: Support Within Reach expecting larger crowd for awareness event in its second year
BEMIDJI -- With the goal of stomping out sexual violence in mind, local men will take a walk through Bemidji in high-heels Wednesday for the...
August 23, 2016 - 5:38pm
August 8, 2016
SUPPORT WITHIN REACH: You can ‘Walk a Mile in Her Shoes’
In my line of work as a sexual assault victim’s advocate, you see and work with a lot of women. Women make up a large majority of the victims of sexual assault and women also seem to be the majority of advocates. As women, we have spent years trying to raise awareness about and...
August 8, 2016 - 11:20am
July 18, 2016
On call to give comfort to others
On most nights, Courtney Peterson is just your average BSU student. Busy with school work, studying, hanging out with friends. Typical. But on...
July 18, 2016 - 3:07pm
Offering Support -- 24/7: Support Within Reach helps those impacted by sexual violence
The staff at Support Within Reach in Bemidji wishes they didn’t have to use volunteers. Unfortunately, they do. Support Within Reach is a private, nonprofit service organization that advocates and offers support for people impacted by sexual violence. The organization’s district...
July 18, 2016 - 3:05pm
June 6, 2016
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: When there is hope, there will always be healing
Several years ago, I was gifted a very fun stress ball. It was filled with a glittery liquid and sea creatures, was soft and rubbery to the touch and difficult to put down. No matter how hard it was manipulated, pulled apart, pushed in, squished and stretched to the extreme, it always...
June 6, 2016 - 11:21am
April 30, 2016
COMMUNITY: Spreading the message: Support Within Reach holds annual walk to raise awareness about sexual violence
BEMIDJI—With the finish line still in the shadow of the Sanford Center on Saturday morning, Bemidji's sexual violence resources center...
April 30, 2016 - 3:02pm
April 3, 2016
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Giving a voice to sexual violence awareness
The planning committee has been meeting for months. Donations are coming in every day: Minnesota Energy, Arvig, First National Bank of Bemidji, Midco and RP Broadcasting have all committed to being Gold Level Sponsors. North Homes, Otter Tail Power Co. and Arrow Printing Inc. are...
April 3, 2016 - 8:00am