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Chamber Ambassadors welcomes Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc.
WSN welcomes Van Hout to company
Three new doctors join Sanford Bemidji
Pecora receives national recognition
Two new providers join Sanford Bemidji
BIRCHMONT: Skarperud among experienced golfers aiming for title
PREP FOOTBALL: New section, similar challenges for Bemidji
BIRCHMONT: Matches go down to the wire on Day 4 of the Birchmont
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Anderson honored for classroom accomplishments
FOOTBALL: Bemidji looks ahead to tough 2015 schedule
Kenneth Richard Felt
Daniel Gerhard Erickson
Thomas Bonar, Sr.
Doris "Elaine" Weir
Hazel Julia Hanson
John Eggers: Will you leave a trail?
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: As nice as eating flowers can be, it can also be a little scary
NORTHLAND STARGAZING: New Horizons visits Pluto on Bastille Day
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Strawberry renovation begins now
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Learning from the first teachers
First City Singers 'on a mission': Senior group seeking members to carry on a musical tradition
Opening artist for Little Big Town concert announced
Pioneer Previews: The soothing sounds of music
You can come home again: Accomplished singer/performer Matt Goinz returns to lend a hand in PBP final show of the season
Art briefs - Sunday July 26
DNR announces another conservative deer season
Blane Klemek: Coyotes are interesting animals that are both revered and despised
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: As muskies begin to bite, please handle them with care
Waterfleas found in Lake Vermillion
Blane Klemek: The distinctive songs and calls of the eastern towhee
Family Moments: Bessie Moller Barrington and Lillian Shuman
Michael Reagan: Dumb as Trump
Donald Kaul: Creeping out of the Foxhole
Joe Guzzardi: Little honest discussion about immigration and jobs
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Be a voice for animals on hot summer day
Jason Stanford: Are we a Kirk or Picard?
July 5, 2015
Big Bog bash is back: Festival returns July 10-12 in Kelliher, Waskish
The "Big Bog Festival" returns to Kelliher and Waskish on July 10-12 for a weekend full of activities, including touring the Big Bog Visitor Center, climbing the Fire Tower, taking a "Big Bog" walk and observing the final resting place of the one and only Paul Bunyan. The festival...
July 5, 2015 - 12:52am
May 12, 2015
AIS study open house in Bemidji on May 21
BEMIDJI -- Beltrami County will be holding a public open house on the recently completed Aquatic Invasive Species Study from 6 to 7:30 p.m. May 21 at the Beltrami County Board Room, County Administration Building, 701 Minnesota Ave. NW, Suite 102. A second open house will...
News / local
May 12, 2015 - 9:43am
Not bogged down at all: Kelliher, Waskish celebrate Big Bog Festival
KELLIHER -- Two small towns in northern Minnesota once again are a little bigger on a July weekend. The towns of Kelliher and Waskish are...
News / local
July 12, 2014 - 6:06pm
July 11, 2014
Big Bog Festival packed with events for all ages
KELLIHER -- From North Beltrami Heritage Center exhibits to Saturday's "Trike and Bike" races, the Big Bog Festival will have something for everyone. The three-day event kicks off today with a potluck picnic at 5:30 p.m. at Homestead Park in Waskish with a presentation, "Bombing...
News / region
July 11, 2014 - 12:11am
July 13, 2013
Big Bog Festival takes over towns
KELLIHER -- Big goings on this weekend at the Big Bog. The Kelliher and Waskish Big Bog Festival began Friday with presentations by the Minnesota...
News / region
July 13, 2013 - 4:49pm
April 6, 2012
Emergency warning siren now in Waskish
WASKISH - A new warning and notification siren here will be used to notify residents and outdoor enthusiasts who visit the area when there are emergencies, including severe weather. A group of Waskish women, informally known as "WOW" for the Women of Waskish, have been worked to...
April 6, 2012 - 6:51am
May 8, 2011
Wild rice farmer has unique talent
He considers himself a jack of all trades but he is so much more than that. He knows all about wild rice, getting into the industry after he...
May 8, 2011 - 12:00am
August 15, 2010
Otto Herman honored at unveiling
August 15, 2010 - 7:29am
February 21, 2010
West Wind Resort in Waskish is the Business of the Week
Nestled along the shore of Upper Red Lake sits good food and good hospitality -- West Wind Resort in Waskish. The resort, is co-owned and operated...
February 21, 2010 - 6:17pm
September 27, 2009
On Sept. 8, Sherril (Slez) Bucholz, Virginia Leonhardt, Marge Anderson and Jennie Halama traveled to Bemidji to visit Mary Rytter. They enjoyed lunch together at Mary's apartment following a tour of her garden. She is doing very well and remaining very active. David and Virginia...
September 27, 2009 - 8:15am
September 20, 2009
Boy! What a lovely weekend. I would have lived that for Memorial weekend instead of now! The lake was calm and it was sunny and beautiful. I wish summer wasn't over. John Olson of Circle Pines, had a guest. His daughter and her family, John and Rachel Carlson of Blaine. They did...
September 20, 2009 - 8:32am
August 30, 2009
Lsat Week Shorty and I drove to Thief River falls Thursday and spent the night then came back through Roseau. We haven't driven that way in over 40 years. The fields looked good, the corn is nice and high and the grain fields are about ready to harvest. It sure is a nice drive but...
August 30, 2009 - 7:52am