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Eelpout Festival organizers release social media statement
Why the unknown motive in Las Vegas is so unsettling
Trump reportedly joked that Pence wants to see gay people 'hang,' mocked his religious beliefs
Minn. woman who beheaded man with machete ordered to 30-plus years in prison
Minn. father victim in deadly truck bomb attack in Somalia
Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino fired amid corruption probe
NFL seeks compromise solution to anthem protests
Vikings QB Bridgewater cleared to practice
Turner walks off as Dodgers take 2-0 NLCS lead
VIKINGS NOTEBOOK: Griffen's sack streak stays alive
Arnold "Butch" Dahl
Gilbert D. Bahr
Phyllis Stenberg Wilcox
Linda Kay (Stern) Cable
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
Rise and shine
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
Jemele Hill suspended two weeks by ESPN after tweet about Cowboys owner Jerry Jones
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Time for a little night fishing
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Otto praised for clean energy plan
FIELDING QUESTIONS: Shrub with berries identified as nuisance species
More on winning the war on weeds
Commentary: It's not surprising that Eminem doesn't like Trump, but here's why his rap about him is resonating
September 29, 2017
Visit Bemidji taking part in year-long research project
BEMIDJI—Visit Bemidji is taking part in a yearlong University of Minnesota project that will profile tourism to the First City on the Mississippi....
September 29, 2017 - 4:26pm
September 27, 2017
Mining for tourists: View about to change for Iron Range spectacle
HIBBING, Minn. — Twin sisters Lily and Gracie Moe raced to the toy Tonka truck turned donation receptacle near the cashier's desk. The...
September 27, 2017 - 4:42pm
September 22, 2017
Threatened cuts to visa program could harm North Shore resorts
TWO HARBORS, Minn. — Most of the time the North Shore of Lake Superior feels far removed from the heated immigration debates raging in...
September 22, 2017 - 6:05am
August 30, 2017
Minn. tourism experiences uptick, survey says
ST. PAUL -- A post-summer survey shows an upward trend of Minnesota’s tourism business, the state’s tourism promotion office said. Summer...
August 30, 2017 - 12:11pm
August 14, 2017
SD's Corn Palace says it learned a lesson as drought nearly ditches mural plans
MITCHELL, S.D.—A summer scare for Mitchell's top tourist destination was narrowly avoided. Despite an excessively dry summer, Corn Palace...
August 14, 2017 - 5:55pm
Mud-free mountain biking: All-weather trail could soon come to Duluth
DULUTH — Overeager mountain bikers can cause a heap of damage when they hit a wet and muddy trail, but soon riders may have a responsible...
August 14, 2017 - 6:00am
July 23, 2017
Minnesota mining's place in American history
SOUDAN, Minn. — Imagine walking three-quarters of a mile through a mine tunnel in complete darkness to find iron ore, park interpreter...
July 23, 2017 - 6:00am
May 30, 2017
New visitor center at Grahams Island State Park offers one-stop service
GRAHAMS ISLAND STATE PARK, N.D.—The Visitor Center at Grahams Island State Park used to be hidden in the maintenance shop, an inconspicuous...
May 30, 2017 - 10:24pm
May 10, 2017
Hoops on Hops: Beer tourism a growing trend on all levels
DULUTH — As we head into summer, now is a perfect time to talk about the growing popularity of beer tourism. Duluth is a destination for...
May 10, 2017 - 8:30am
March 20, 2017
Travel ban, strong dollar could put a damper on tourism
FRANKFURT - Travel and tourism's contribution to the U.S. economy will grow at a slower pace this year than in 2016 due to a strong U.S. dollar...
March 20, 2017 - 8:37am
March 10, 2017
U.S. tourism sector faces squeeze of strong dollar, Trump travel ban
BERLIN -- The U.S. travel sector is bracing for a year in which a strong dollar and uncertainty over President Donald Trump's travel ban could...
March 10, 2017 - 2:19pm
February 21, 2017
Report: Boundary Waters nets $77 million from summer visitors
DULUTH — Leave no trace does not mean leave no money behind, it turns out. A new report shows the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness...
February 21, 2017 - 7:26pm
October 26, 2016
TOURISM: Visit Bemidji turns the webpage
BEMIDJI—Visit Bemidji Executive Director Susan Goudge refers to the organization's website as its prime vehicle in bringing tourism, conferences...
October 26, 2016 - 6:33pm
July 27, 2016
Welcome aboard a bigger board: Advisory board for Visit Bemidji could reach 14
BEMIDJI -- Visit Bemidji, the community’s destination marketing organization, is considering welcoming a variety of new members aboard. At its monthly meeting Wednesday, the Visit Bemidji Advisory Board came to a consensus on restructuring its number to a total of 14 board members....
July 27, 2016 - 7:00pm
PAUL AND BABE: A giant day for Bemidji's lumberjack
BEMIDJI—The giant lumberjack known for hacking his way through America's forests, shaping many mountains, lakes and rivers along the way,...
June 27, 2016 - 10:03pm