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Reading Corps celebrates first year in Bemidji
Community garden plans finalized; Planting to start next week
Design Center building to see new tenants; Sears, St. Michel Furniture to move downtown
Faculty, staff firings at White Earth college spur protest
Police and fire report to May 25
Bemidji begins Section 8-3A playoffs Monday against Sartell in Brainerd
Bemidji given No. 5 seed in 8-3A baseball playoffs
TENNIS: Bemidji doubles team Hokenson, Holter, makes section meet
GOLF: Bemidji girls take second at Wadena
BASEBALL: Brainerd routs Bemidji 10-3 in finale; Jacks await section seed
Donna Marie (Martin) Prentice
Mildred Avery Lashlee
Matthew Charles Pulis
Donna Marie (Martin) Prentice
Program through Hope House, Bemidji Public Library showcases talents
Nabors returns, Henderson out as Indy 500 singers
Russian court denies Pussy Riot's Alekhina parole
Cast gets ready for play
Monroe's photos for Prague exhibition stolen
Fighting aquatic invasive species top of list for local advocates
Turtle River Watershed Association members to inspect boats at two Bemidji area lake accesses
Bemidji area spring walleye bite usually peaks during Memorial Weekend
Fishing guide looks back on hosting Dayton
When did taxpayers become ‘bankers’?
Mike Reagan: Weathering the politicians
Donald Kaul: Scandal season at the Obama White House
David Shribman: Crossing sacred lines
Sam Pizzigati: Money still can’t buy happiness
Evan Hazard: Norhland Stargazing — June planets and two bright reddish stars
Wally Peck: New veggies gardeners can try
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
Lakeland Public TV receives grant
BEMIDJI - Lakeland Public Television has received a $50,000 grant from the Otto Bremer Foundation in support of LPTV's Building for the Future campaign. LPTV has raised more than $4...
Tue, Jul 31, 2012 - 8:33am
Woman killed in head-on crash near Holland, Minn.
PIPESTONE, Minn. -- A Pipestone woman is dead and her husband in critical condition after a head-on collision near Holland, Minn., Sunday afternoon. Lana Lewis, 56, of Pipestone, died as...
Tue, Jul 31, 2012 - 7:58am
Appeal denied for man who assaulted newspaper carrier
OLIVIA, Minn. -- The Minnesota Court of Appeals has denied the appeal of a man seeking to withdraw his guilty plea in the kidnapping and sexual assault of a then-14-year-old...
Tue, Jul 31, 2012 - 7:57am
Man dies in rollover accident near Holmes City
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A 40-year-old Starbuck, Minn., man died after his vehicle rolled over off Highway 114 near Holmes City in Douglas County on Sunday. Tracy Wendt was driving a...
Tue, Jul 31, 2012 - 7:56am
No foul play suspected in fall from building
FARGO - Police say no foul play is suspected after a woman fell from a downtown Fargo building early Sunday and was hospitalized. A North Dakota State University campus police...
Tue, Jul 31, 2012 - 7:56am
Man sentenced for molestation, maintains innocence
FARGO - A 39-year-old man convicted of molesting an 8-year-old girl in a car outside a Fargo video store three years ago maintained his innocence at sentencing Monday, telling the...
Tue, Jul 31, 2012 - 7:55am
I-94 crash fatal for two teens; victims all from New Richmond
NEW RICHMOND, Wis. - Two teenagers here - ages 16 and 17 - died Monday afternoon as the result of injuries suffered when their 2000 Dodge Durango struck the rear...
Tue, Jul 31, 2012 - 7:54am
Apartment complex damaged by fire
NORTHERN TOWNSHIP - An apartment fire in Northern Township caused about $12,500 in damage Monday afternoon. The fire in the 4000 block of Supreme Court Northwest, reported at 3:31 p.m...
Mon, Jul 30, 2012 - 6:03pm
Excelsior Energy redraws power plant proposal
DULUTH -- Developers of new power plant on the Iron Range are optimistic about the project's future, despite the U.S. Department of Energy's decision to withdraw financial support. The plant...
Mon, Jul 30, 2012 - 8:36am
Brothers win annual Red River catfish tournament
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Brothers Billy and Marty Cariveau caught nine catfish weighing just under 76 ½ pounds to win the annual Red River catfish tournament in the Grand Forks...
sports / outdoors
Mon, Jul 30, 2012 - 8:35am
Medallion hunt debuts during Dragon Boat Festival
BEMIDJI - The inaugural First National Bank Downtown Dragon Boat Medallion Hunt is near. Strike out on your own or gather a team of scavengers Friday and Saturday, and you...
Sun, Jul 29, 2012 - 5:00am
BSU coach Tesch inks six-year extension
BEMIDJI - Bemidji State Director of Athletics Rick Goeb announced Friday that head football coach Jeff Tesch has agreed to a six-year contract extension to keep him at the helm...
sports / beavers
Fri, Jul 27, 2012 - 7:06pm
Cass, Itasca counties added to disaster list
ST. PAUL - The Federal Emergency Management Agency has added Itasca and Cass counties to the major disaster declaration for last month's Northeast Minnesota flood and storms, according to a...
Fri, Jul 27, 2012 - 5:51pm
Woman, suspect in Pine River man's death, released from custody
WALKER - A woman considered a "person of interest" in the death of a 27-year-old Pine River man has been released from custody. Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch said the...
Fri, Jul 27, 2012 - 3:30pm
9-ton veterans monument set in place in Virginia, Minn.
VIRGINIA, Minn. -- Tom Berringer leaned on a guard rail watching the 9 tons of bronze suspended in the air in front of him. His wife, Lori, stood next to...
Fri, Jul 27, 2012 - 8:42am