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Five die in crash with semi in western South Dakota
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Three veterans airlifted after Memorial Day crash in van with 5 other Legion members in far northern Minnesota
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LIBRARY CORNER: Ready for summer at the Library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Making a case for wood ticks
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make the last day of school a good day
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Bemidji is ‘Home Sweet Home’ for the birds
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Critical Race Theories: What are they all about?
Intermediate Watercolors class with Jane Freeman
Young Songwriters Workshop set for June 17
Season tickets for 2017-18 BSO season
Cass Lake Bena student wins Congressional Art Competition
‘Color of Life’ exhibit at library
Public celebration at Big Bog
FISH TALES: Pam Johnson on Lake Winnie
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Warmer temps should lead to better bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: House sparrows and European starlings are hardy survivors
New upgrades at Norway Beach campgrounds
Torry's Van Benefit
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
Column: Lessons from a great leader
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tanner left an indelible mark on many lives
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
May 29, 2017
At Minnesota lakes country retreat, military widows forge lasting connections
FARGO — As members of the North Dakota Air National Guard here in 2011, Matt and Micaela Brancato lost two dear friends within a span of...
19 hours 6 min ago
April 9, 2017
Minnesota city remembers 75th anniversary of Bataan Death March
BRAINERD, Minn.—A ceremony Sunday morning marked the 75th anniversary of a Brainerd National Guard unit's part in the Bataan Death March...
April 9, 2017 - 6:37pm
March 28, 2017
Teenager supporting veterans around Minnesota with clothing
LUVERNE, Minn. — A veteran of the Korean War, lifelong Worthington resident Gerald Bruxvoort, 84, recently moved to the Minnesota Veteran's...
March 28, 2017 - 8:55pm
March 26, 2017
VETERANS: Flags flying high over Legion's new home
BEMIDJI—The American Legion's new home has a historic look to it, thanks to donated flags flying over its headquarters. Ralph Gracie American...
March 26, 2017 - 11:30am
March 20, 2017
Minnesota tax bills seek reductions for veterans' spouses
ST. PAUL—Widows and widowers of disabled military veterans in Minnesota could be eligible for a permanent property tax exemption after...
March 20, 2017 - 6:23pm
March 3, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Time is now for a veterans home in Bemidji area
President Trump, in his address to the joint houses of Congress on Tuesday evening, said "Veterans have delivered for their Nation and now we...
March 3, 2017 - 7:20am
February 28, 2017
ND woman enters pageant to shine light on homeless veterans
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—Sandy Gessler never imagined herself as a beauty pageant contestant. But, at age 60, she's entering the Ms. Veteran...
February 28, 2017 - 9:11pm
February 26, 2017
SCOTTY ALLISON COLUMN: Work continues to build veterans home in Bemidji
The push continues to have a veterans home built in Bemidji. With strong support from local Minnesota Reps Matt Bliss and Matt Grossell and Sens Paul Utke and Justin Eichorn, there is renewed effort to make this a reality.
February 26, 2017 - 11:30am
February 16, 2017
LEGISLATURE: Reps Grossell, Bliss co-author veterans home bill
ST. PAULL—Local legislators in the Minnesota House of Representatives have partnered on a new push for a veterans home in Bemidji. District...
February 16, 2017 - 5:35pm
December 25, 2016
VETERANS ISSUES COLUMN: New medication co-payment rates at the VA
The Department of Veterans Affairs recently changed its regulations on co-payments for veterans' outpatient medications for non-service connected conditions. The VA currently charges veterans either $8 or $9 for each 30-day or less supply of outpatient medication. The VA is now "switching...
December 25, 2016 - 11:46am
November 10, 2016
Clay, Becker veterans in trouble with law find ally in specialty treatment court
MOORHEAD -- Military veterans living in Clay or Becker counties charged with committing a crime may find an ally in a new specialty court operating...
November 10, 2016 - 11:00pm
October 30, 2016
VETERANS COLUMN: Give thanks again this Veterans Day
On Nov. 11, we again honor all veterans who served in the U.S. Armed Forces. Each of us on that day should take time to thank a veteran for the service that they provided to our nation whether it was in war or peace. Take a veteran to lunch that day and ask them about their time in...
October 30, 2016 - 9:01am
Neilson Place veterans honored
The Neilson Place veterans were honored Oct. 20 with a Kentucky Fried Chicken meal and cake. The meal was sponsored by the Harold Baggenstoss...
October 30, 2016 - 6:31am
October 2, 2016
Veterans honored with dinner
Adult day care veterans were honored on Aug. 22 with a chicken dinner, cake and ice cream. The dinner was sponsored by Bemidji Harold Baggenstoss...
October 2, 2016 - 7:20am
September 30, 2016
Bemidji VA Clinic to move to Anne Street in 2018
BEMIDJI—The VA Clinic in Bemidji will move to a new location on Anne Street in 2018. The Fargo VA Health Care System said Friday it has awarded a lease at a new site for its Community Based Outpatient Clinic in Bemidji. The 10,000 square-foot space, located at 1217 Anne St.,...
September 30, 2016 - 4:24pm