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Rain helps contain 7,100-acre grass fire
TrekNorth Envirothon qualifies for nationals — again
Bemidji to receive more LGA next year
ANALYSIS: In Minnesota, 1-party rule clearly alters state course
Bemidji Speedway season begins during Memorial Day Weekend
Bemidji area softball teams begins playoffs
Bemidji Blue Ox opens season with win over Staples
This week at Bemidji High School: softball team earns top seed in playoffs
Mix of Bemidji varsity, junior varsity players top Park Rapids
Edith Edie Hill
Shirley Marie Defoe
Thomas "Tommy" Matt Hardwig
Gilberto Santa Rosa leads 'Forever Tango' to B'way
Eminem's publisher sues Facebook over song usage
Audra McDonald returns with new, personal CD
'Trek' does $70.6M but falls short of studio hopes
Taylor Swift wins 8 trophies at Billboard Awards
Fishing guide looks back on hosting Dayton
Blane Klemek: Orioles, too, are a sure sign of spring
Minnesota begins 2013 gypsy moth trapping program
Bemidji area lakes finally open and walleye fishing can begin
Fight to stop spread of Asian carp goes high tech
Volunteer committee turns over last of pledges for event center
Pioneer Viewpoints: Lending a hand during difficult times
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Assaulting our core values
Doug Patton: IRS scandal is proof we need the Fair Tax
Joe Gandelman: Obama’s 2nd term curse
Patrick Guilfoile: Drink to their health, How fruit flies use alcohol to protect their young
Arland O. Fiske: The story of Helsinki’s ‘rock church’
John R. Eggers: Laughter makes the heart young
Master Gardener: Penstemon can offer season-long color
Bemidji area nonprofit seeks help to win Toyota through online voting
BEMIDJI - Northwoods Habitat for Humanity is a finalist in Toyota's 100 Cars for Good program. But the nonprofit needs help from the Bemidji area. The program provides 100 vehicles...
Mon, Aug 06, 2012 - 2:51pm
Candidate forums planned Tuesday in Bemidji
BEMIDJI - Two candidate forums for city offices are planned for Tuesday night at Bemidji City Hall. The forums, sponsored by the Citizens for an Informed Electorate Committee, are designed...
Mon, Aug 06, 2012 - 2:29pm
National Night Out event planned Tuesday night
BEMIDJI - The annual community-wide and neighborhood event National Night Out Against Crime will be from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Boys and Girls Club of the Bemidji Area, 1600...
Mon, Aug 06, 2012 - 2:28pm
Dragon Boat festival raises charity dollars
BEMIDJI - This year's Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival generated more than $2,700 for charity. The race day breakfast brought in more than $900 for the Beltrami County Relay for...
Mon, Aug 06, 2012 - 12:25pm
Irvine Avenue work will bring delays starting Tuesday
BEMIDJI - Utility work is scheduled to begin Tuesday, weather permitting, on Irvine Avenue north of Anne Street. The Beltrami County Highway Department said motorists should expect delays, and if...
Mon, Aug 06, 2012 - 12:15pm
West Winnie camping reopens to public
LAKE WINNIBIGOSHISH - The Chippewa National Forest has reopened the West Winnie Campground, which closed after the July 2 storm. The campground, 16 miles northeast of Cass Lake, sustained severe...
news / outdoors
Mon, Aug 06, 2012 - 11:23am
Weekend shooting in ND's Oil Patch leaves one man dead
TIOGA, N.D. - One man died and another was injured during a weekend shooting at a crew camp near here, authorities said today. A suspect, Victor Scott Lamont, was arrested,...
Mon, Aug 06, 2012 - 9:16am
Early bird finds First National Bank downtown Dragon Boat Medallion
BEMIDJI -- For Nolan Rutledge, 9, the early bird may not have gotten the worm, but instead the early bird found the First National Bank Bemidji Downtown Dragon Boat Medallion...
news / local
Sat, Aug 04, 2012 - 12:39pm
Opening ceremonies for Dragon Boat Festival set for tonight
BEMIDJI - The opening ceremonies for the Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival gets underway tonight following the parade of teams. The teams are expected to lineup at 6:15 p.m. and...
Fri, Aug 03, 2012 - 3:25pm
Sisters find Friday's hidden medallion during Dragon Boat Festival
BEMIDJI - A pair of sisters have claimed today's medallion and $250 prize in the First National Bank Bemidji Downtown Dragon Boat Medallion Hunt. Emily and Kaylee Holler found the...
Fri, Aug 03, 2012 - 11:30am
Meatball dinner set Sunday at Debs church
DEBS - Trinity Lutheran Church of Debs will hold its annual meatball dinner from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday on Beltrami County Road 5 north of Debs. The meal...
Fri, Aug 03, 2012 - 10:29am
Today's second clue for the First National Bank Bemidji Downtown Dragon Boat Medallion Hunt
BEMIDJI - Here's the second clue for today's First National Bank Bemidji Downtown Dragon Boat Medallion Hunt. I don't live in a yellow submarine, But with $250 on the line,...
Fri, Aug 03, 2012 - 10:19am
Heartland Christian Academy open house
BEMIDJI - Heartland Christian Academy will host an open house from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at the academy. Teachers will be available to meet and discuss the upcoming year. Guests will...
Fri, Aug 03, 2012 - 9:30am
LWML holds 25th convention
Women from the Minnesota North District of the Lutheran Women's Missionary League of the Lutheran Church, Missouri Synod, gathered for their 25th biennial convention at Breezy Point Resort. The delegates...
Fri, Aug 03, 2012 - 8:33am
Church hosting Gospel Jam Saturday
BEMIDJI - Assembly of God Missionary Church will host a Gospel Jam from 6-8 p.m. Saturday at the church. Musicians and spectators are welcome to attend. The jam will continue...
Fri, Aug 03, 2012 - 7:33am