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COUNTY: Beltrami County revising shoreland policy
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What about kids that don't want to learn?
PRIME TIME: Children's Time on Sunday morning
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Bemidji Symphony Orchestra presents 'Celtic Legends'
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Catch-and-release walleye season for Mille Lacs Lake again this year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Reassess ice conditions every day and make safe decisions
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The white pasque flower and horned lark-- harbingers of spring
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Torry's Van Benefit
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Candidate thanks supporters, Ward 4
Port: Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton calls criticism over #NoDAPL protests response “inaccurate and offensive”
Lost Italian: It all starts with Pasta Aglio e Olio
COMMENTARY: Enbridge: We remain committed to protecting the environment
March 8, 2017
IDEA Competition names finalists
BEMIDJI—The IDEA Competition has released its list of finalists for the 2017 edition of the annual award. The finalists are: Bare Cloth: Keila McCracken, Turtle River Bolton Bees: Chiara and Travis Bolton, Hubbard County DeanUltraThinRetainer: Todd Sandwick, Fosston Raptor Rack:...
March 8, 2017 - 8:00pm
October 7, 2016
PHOTOS: Fall colors from around northern Beltrami County
The first day of autumn was Sept. 22 and the trees are vibrant and colorful in northern Beltrami County. (Audrey Zimmerman | The American)
October 7, 2016 - 12:06pm
March 8, 2016
Northern Community Radio to air Gary Burger documentary
BEMIDJI—"Coming Home: the Gary Burger Story," an hourlong documentary about the life and times of Gary Burger, longtime local musician and the former front man of The Monks, will air on KAXE/KBXE-Northern Community Radio this weekend. The show will air at noon Saturday and at...
March 8, 2016 - 7:39pm
Northern Community Radio to air Gary Burger documentary
BEMIDJI -- “Coming Home: the Gary Burger Story,” an hourlong documentary about the life and times of Gary Burger, longtime local musician...
March 8, 2016 - 7:23pm
August 19, 2015
Turtle River Day on Saturday
BEMIDJI—The community of Turtle River will be hosting its annual Turtle River Day on Saturday, Aug. 22, featuring fun, food and music. The fun starts at 8 a.m. with a 5K Fun Run/ Walk /Turtle Crawl along with a pancake breakfast and kiddie carnival. Included in the activities...
August 19, 2015 - 6:18pm
July 27, 2015
READER PHOTO: Fawn in the grass
Greg and Gretchen Gruber spotted this fawn while on a morning walk near Turtle River.
July 27, 2015 - 10:21am
August 24, 2014
Turtle River celebrates; An all-day concert honors Gary Burger
TURTLE RIVER -- A few raindrops and a cloudy sky did not stop Mike and Maggie from starting off Turtle River Day with a performance that drew...
August 24, 2014 - 9:28am
August 17, 2014
A history of music: Turtle River day to feature day long concert celebrating the music and musicians who recorded at Gary Burger’s studio
TURTLE RIVER -- What better way to honor one of the area's biggest music influences than with a concert. An all-day concert. The 10th annual...
August 17, 2014 - 12:13am
May 20, 2014
UPDATED: Fire damages Turtle River business
TURTLE RIVER -- A fire hit a Turtle River salon and spa business on Tuesday morning. The fire was reported at 8:55 a.m. on the 400 block of...
May 20, 2014 - 6:50pm
March 14, 2014
Famed local artist Gary Burger dies at 70
BEMIDJI -- Musician and filmmaker Gary Burger of Turtle River died early Friday, family and friends said. He was 70. A multifaceted...
March 14, 2014 - 8:39pm
December 28, 2013
‘Turtle River Chophouse’ takes off like a rabbit, restaurant to open in February
BEMIDJI — The brothers behind Bar 209 in Bemidji are expanding north of town, building a new restaurant, the Turtle River Chophouse. Brett...
December 28, 2013 - 12:27am
November 11, 2013
Rollover on Highway 71
Beltrami County law enforcement officials work at the scene of a rollover Monday morning on U.S. Highway 71 at an intersection near Turtle River....
November 11, 2013 - 5:58pm
July 22, 2013
Taste of Turtle River set
TURTLE RIVER -- The Taste of Turtle River will be held 4:30 to 7 p.m. Aug. 10 at New Salem Lutheran Church, 10 miles north of Bemidji on Highway 71, in Turtle River. Served will be roast turkey, pulled pork sliders, wild rice, coleslaw, corn on the cob, cookies and ice...
July 22, 2013 - 3:02pm
September 25, 2012
Township repairing road near Turtle River
PORT HOPE TOWNSHIP - Hillcrest Road Northeast, west of Gull Lake Loop Road Northeast, will be closed starting today for road repairs. The repair work is expected to take two to three days to complete, according to a news release issued by the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office. Gull...
September 25, 2012 - 9:00am
September 24, 2012
Hillcrest Road NE closed for repair
Hillcrest Road Northeast, located in Port Hope Township, west of Gull Lake Loop Road northeast (County Road 23, which is north of U.S. Highway 71/Turtle River) is closed for the next to three days to update and repair a road in the area of the 8000 block of Hillcrest Drive Northeast,...
September 24, 2012 - 9:28pm