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Vehicle strikes Moorhead High student in crosswalk near school
UPDATE: Minot police arrest 14-year-old on school shooting threat
Law school unveils state’s first legal services van
Tim Hortons is building in Brainerd
Mayville, N.D., man sinks putt heard around the golf world at Ryder Cup
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU women open regular season this weekend at Syracuse
GIRLS SOCCER: Lumberjacks cook Spuds in thrilling comeback
GIRLS TENNIS: Bemidji sweeps Moorhead, Fergus Falls in triangular
BOYS SOCCER: Bemidji blanks Crookston 6-0
Warriors going to Winter Park: Red Lake football gets donation from ESPN, will appear on Vikings' ‘Monday Night Football’ game
Ole "Buddie" Risland Sr.
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Donald "Booty" Bruce Raisch
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MASTER GARDENERS: What ate my potatoes?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Leave a legacy of words
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Sustainable health care: Returning to relationship-based practice
MASTER GARDENERS: Think about next year when it comes to garden debris
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Truth and Reconciliation: Water
Tigirlily to open for Justin Moore at Sanford Center
Monday Movie Report: Oscars Foreign Language Category adds first contenders
PATT RALL COLUMN: Fall is in the area, and in the theaters
BSO opens new season, 'Legends & Lore'
Justin Moore comes to Bemidji on Oct. 1
DNR to sell 40 northern Minnesota land parcels
Lake Bemidji State Park youth, muzzleloader hunts
Rock-solid restoration: New Knutson Dam near Pennington unveiled
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Cooling water temperatures pool the fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
MILESTONES: Cuperus-Howe engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The Salvation Army leader’s legacy lives on
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A flaw in implementation of dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Here’s a list of what Republicans believe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Two thoughts about the school dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Skoe needs to look out for our interests
November 23, 2014
Auxiliary distributed gifts to veterans
The American Legion Auxiliary recently distributed gifts to veterans in nursing homes in the Bemidji Area. For Halloween, veterans received salty...
November 23, 2014 - 12:23am
October 26, 2014
Scotty Allison: Veterans Office seeks family correspondence
Recently, it was announced that the Beltrami County Veterans Service Office will be collecting stories from county veterans and their families to support an ongoing project at the Minnesota State Capitol Mall. The project, which is called "the Minnesota Military Family Tribute," was...
October 26, 2014 - 12:41am
October 11, 2014
VETERANS: The letters home: Minnesota veterans project seeks correspondence between military members, families for tribute in St. Paul
BEMIDJI -- A veterans project is seeking correspondence between military personnel and their families in Beltrami and 86 Minnesota counties to be included in a tribute in St.
October 11, 2014 - 12:13am
October 7, 2014
Letter: How will candidates address veterans’ issues?
There are more than 3,000 veterans in Beltrami County. I am unaware of any of our elected public officials addressing veterans’ issues. Veterans have been killed and disabled by the VA due to lack of and delays in treatment. Also, the VA has systematically delayed and denied veterans’...
October 7, 2014 - 11:34pm
September 24, 2014
COMMUNITY: $50,000 for his brothers; Bemidji man makes large donation to local chapter of Disabled American Veterans
BEMIDJI -- The local chapter of Disabled American Veterans welcomed a new brother for life on Wednesday, when a local resident presented an unsolicited...
September 24, 2014 - 11:25pm
September 21, 2014
VETERANS: CBO looking at possible VA benefit changes
Recently, the Congressional Budget Office (CBO) completed a "think tank" report on veterans' disability compensation. The ranking member on the House Committee on Veterans' Affairs asked for this study, which looks in detail at trends and policy options in regard to future veterans'...
September 21, 2014 - 12:38am
September 19, 2014
Veterans Memorial dedication of canine statue Saturday
BEMIDJI — An additional sculpture has been added at the Bemidji Veterans Memorial at 130 Minnesota Ave. S., officials said. A dedication ceremony is scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday and is open to the public. The sculpture is a full-sized, bronze replica of a service dog and is...
September 19, 2014 - 11:53am
September 8, 2014
Letter: Veterans Administration providers lauded for their work
With the recent onslaught of troubles in caring for our veterans, I feel that when a hospital or a local veterans clinic provides more than adequate care, it should be recognized. I've received treatment at the local clinic since it open its doors. I understand that there are quick...
September 8, 2014 - 9:39pm
August 29, 2014
Letter: Cemetery’s statue honors U.S. veterans
Greenwood Cemetery wishes to extend our thanks to all the people and businesses who had a part in acquiring and installing a life size bronze statue of a soldier, in honor of troops past, present and future. A special thanks to the United Together Veterans and Families Resource Foundation,...
August 29, 2014 - 11:46pm
July 25, 2014
N.D. Senator launches website for Native American veterans
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp on Friday unveiled a website designed to connect Native American veterans to benefits and services they may qualify for. The site is hosted on her Senate website and links to Web pages for several government programs. At a Native Americans Veterans...
July 25, 2014 - 6:51pm
July 13, 2014
Scotty Allison: More than 3,100 veterans in Beltrami County
According to the Veterans Administration's data from 2013, there are 3,155 veterans living in Beltrami County. This is a decrease of 57 veterans from 2012. Most significant, $26.1 million was provided in education, medical care, and compensation/pension benefits in 2013 to our county...
July 13, 2014 - 12:50am
June 3, 2014
Ride for the Troops held Sunday (photo gallery)
The annual Ride for the Troops event was held Sunday, starting off at the parking lot of Marketplace Foods. The event raises funds to help military...
June 3, 2014 - 10:17am
May 29, 2014
National VFW commander visits Bemidji: Thien praises local members for continued support of veterans, current military members
BEMIDJI-- Veterans stood at attention Wednesday as the top brass of the Veterans of Foreign Wars visited Bemidji. William Thien, the national...
May 29, 2014 - 8:51am
May 28, 2014
Ron Paul: VA scandal: Just the tip of the military abuse iceberg
President Obama held a press conference last week to express his outrage over reports that the Veterans Administration was routinely delaying treatment to veterans, with some veterans even dying while on alleged secret waiting lists. The president said that, “if these allegations...
May 28, 2014 - 11:32pm
May 27, 2014
A day to honor
BEMIDJI -- What does Memorial Day mean to you? To Bemidji area veterans, current service members and their families, the day holds particular...
May 27, 2014 - 8:46pm