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Man killed after contacting live wire following crash near Ely
Five arrested in Park Rapids drug buy
Pipeline protest setting tense, but quiet
Federal Dam man missing after capsized canoe found on Leech Lake
Area Halloween, fall festival events scheduled
SOCCER: BHS takes No. 1 Mankato West to the brink, but falls on PKs in state quarterfinals (PHOTO GALLERY)
VOLLEYBALL: Resilient Lumberjacks earn 3-1 win over Alexandria in Section 8-3A
PHOTOS: BHS hosts pep fest for soccer and tennis athletes
BOYS SOCCER: BHS meets Mankato West in Class A state quarterfinals
FOOTBALL: Spuds blow out Jacks 48-0 in section playoffs
Jerome "Jerry" Stubbe
Rawlen Everett Guinn, Sr.
Keith Wayne Littler
Esther M. Decker
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: On rejection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you care to give?
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: As tradition goes
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What will be your last words to someone?
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: How to harvest wild rice
Off The Record: Negan Was The Shot In The Arm ‘The Walking Dead’ Needed
PODCAST: The JOE-DOWN Reviews “KISS Meets The Phantom Of The Park”
Famed musician Bobby Vee dies
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
MASTER GARDENERS: Think differently about garden clean up
WATCH: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The mice are everywhere it seems
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Lakes, rivers cooling a bit slower this year
New specialty license plates to go on sale
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Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakdok, others fan the flames of Islamaphobia
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Joe Vene fights for our veterans
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Do you know what’s really scary?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Stop moral erosion with your votes
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let Congress fix health care dilemma
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 25, 2016
Bundy recognized by VFW
Duane Bundy was recently recognized for his efforts and contribution to the Veterans of Foreign Wars' Poppy Program and his continued support...
September 25, 2016 - 8:30am
August 10, 2016
BASEBALL: Bemidji VFW squad opens state tournament today
FERGUS FALLS — Sam Dwyer has been to the VFW State Baseball Tournament before, although it was in a different role than he’ll be going this year. After winning the state title as a player for Bemidji Post 1260 in 2010, Dwyer, now the head coach, will guide Bemidji from the dugout...
August 10, 2016 - 10:40pm
July 1, 2016
EARLY FIREWORKS: Bemidji VFW offense explodes in doubleheader vs. Fergus Falls
BEMIDJI — The Fourth of July fireworks arrived early for the Bemidji VFW baseball team Friday night. Bemidji and Fergus Falls combined for...
July 1, 2016 - 10:54pm
June 30, 2016
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji sweeps Perham
PERHAM — The Bemidji VFW baseball team was dominant on Thursday night, winning a pair of five-inning games against Perham. Bemidji won 13-2 and 16-2 to sweep the doubleheader. In the first game, all nine of Bemidji’s starters recorded hits. Cole Tatro had two hits, including a...
June 30, 2016 - 10:34pm
July 16, 2015
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji VFW splits at Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS — On Thursday, the Bemidji VFW baseball team was originally scheduled to play a doubleheader against Fergus Falls at home in Bemidji, but rain forced the team on the road instead. Bemidji (9-11-1) split the games — its fifth and sixth games in three days. In game...
July 16, 2015 - 10:28pm
June 30, 2015
DOUBLE DUTY: Splitting time with American Legion and VFW baseball teams this summer, Jared Young is making big contributions to both
BEMIDJI — On Sunday Jared Young was playing with the Bemidji VFW team in Perham. The very next day, he was playing with the American Legion...
June 30, 2015 - 10:37pm
June 20, 2015
BASEBALL: Bemidji VFW advances in Grand Forks tourney
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — The Bemidji VFW baseball team advanced to today in this weekend’s tournament in Grand Forks, as the team earned a 9-4 win against the Fargo Bombers on Saturday. Bemidji (5-4) jumped out to a quick 4-0 lead in the top of the first inning behind four hits, and...
June 20, 2015 - 10:03pm
June 18, 2015
BASEBALL: VFW takes two from Park Rapids Legion
PARK RAPIDS — The Bemidji VFW baseball team picked up a pair of wins Wednesday against the Park Rapids American Legion team, winning the two games of the doubleheader by scores of 10-9 and 12-4. It was an unplanned trip: The team was originally supposed to play Greenway, which...
June 18, 2015 - 10:50pm
June 14, 2015
VFW Post 1260 honors veterans
VFW Post 1260 recently honored veterans at Neilson Place and Havenwood Care Center on with Kentucky Fried Chicken meal at Neilson Place. The...
June 14, 2015 - 12:17am
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
August 15, 2012
Bemidji baseball teams celebrate successful seasons
BEMIDJI – It has been a wonderful year for the Bemidji High School, Legion and VFW baseball programs and their fans. During the 2012 campaigns the high school team posted a 25-3 record and finished second in the state Class 3A tournament, the Legion went 20-9-1 and the VFW compiled...
August 15, 2012 - 3:10pm
August 12, 2012
BHS, VFW, Legion baseball teams hold postseason banquet Monday
BEMIDJI - The annual season-ending banquet for the Bemidji High School, Legion and VFW baseball teams will be 6 p.m. Monday at the Bemidji Legion. The menu will include a fish fry, baked beans, slaw, bread, dessert and beverages. The dinner is free to the players and the cost to...
August 12, 2012 - 12:00am
August 10, 2012
Bemidji VFW ousted from state tourney
MANKATO - Bemidji couldn't find any offense during Thursday's VFW baseball state tournament in Mankato. And unfortunately for the Vets, that power outage came at the worst possible time. They were shut out in both games, ousting them from the double-elimination tournament. The Vets...
August 10, 2012 - 12:00am
August 9, 2012
Bemidji VFW ready for state tourney opener
MANKATO - Bemidji will open the state tournament 10 a.m. today against Marshall at Franklin Rogers Field in Mankato. The VFW takes a 24-5 record into the tournament, while Marshall is 20-9. Thursday's other first-round games in the double-elimination event match St. Cloud (12-4)...
August 9, 2012 - 12:00am