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Cancer mutual help group scheduled
Annual ‘Make-a-Blanket Day’ on March 11
History and preservation lecture series scheduled
Minnesota Legislature begins work to overhaul teacher licensing
Pipeline protest camp being evacuated, with Corps set to move in
WOMEN’S BASKETBALL: Beavers rallying for upset opportunity in playoff opener
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Jacks take down Grand Rapids
BOYS BASKETBALL: Bemidji, Beberg outrun Hunters
BOYS HOCKEY: Jacks stunned by Brainerd in overtime
Blackhawks close in on first-place Wld with win in St. Paul
Margaret Ann Crowe
Susan Rene LaFontaine Portz West
Benjamin L. Kimbro, Sr.
Margaret Ann Perkins
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A story of guns and Carroll Shiff
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Minnesota's majestic trumpeter swans
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Paying homage to great Indigenous civil rights leaders, activists and scholars
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why Black History Month?
PRIME TIME: Why keep an old high school letter jacket?
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
PATT RALL COLUMN: Are the stars out tonight?
BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
Recital featuring BSU's Carlson set for Feb. 24
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: "La La Land" likely to sweep tech, musical categories on Oscar night
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
FISH TALES: Adrian Dunn
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Fishing continues to be spotty for most species
Outdoors notebook: Turn In Poachers to hold banquet in Bemidji
Gary and Patty Groslie
Parenting Perspectives: Let your kids choose -- or pave -- their own paths
Column: Don't blame your pain on the weather
AstroBob: Ride the roller coaster to solar minimum
Swift: Do-it-yourself Dad may be least patient patient of all
Veeder: The new good 'ol days are on their way
June 10, 2013
New shelter for Nymore
One good thing that will come out of last year’s July 2 wind storm is this new log shelter at Nymore Park using trees from the blow down at...
June 10, 2013 - 9:35pm
June 4, 2013
Surviving the storms: Knowing how to respond to a tornado vital in storm season
By Austin Ashlock Forum News Service GRAND FORKS, N.D. — After a tornado touched down outside Grafton on Friday afternoon, it is safe to say tornado season, and the dangers it brings, has arrived in the northern Red River Valley. Greg Gust, warning coordination meteorologist...
June 4, 2013 - 11:12pm
June 1, 2013
Twisters, floods sweep across Midwest, Plains
9 dead in Oklahoma City tornado By Sean Murphy Associated Press OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Emergency officials set out Saturday to assess...
June 1, 2013 - 12:28pm
May 30, 2013
NWS: Beltrami, other counties, could see heavy rain, hail
Beltrami and other area counties are in a hazardous weather outlook issued this morning by the National Weather Service. Showers and thunderstorms are expected throughout the day in northwest and west central Minnesota, as well as northeast North Dakota, according to the weather...
May 30, 2013 - 9:44am
May 21, 2013
Rain, rain, go away
BEMIDJI — Continued rainfall kept North Beltrami County in a flood watch for most of Tuesday and more rain was expected overnight before clearing...
May 21, 2013 - 6:33pm
Medical examiner: 24 dead in Oklahoma twister
MOORE, Okla. (AP) — Emergency crews combed the sticks and rubble remains of an Oklahoma City suburb Tuesday morning less than a day after a...
May 21, 2013 - 9:49am
May 14, 2013
Record temps in southern Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A wet and chilly spring has given way to record high temperatures for mid-May in southern Minnesota. The temperature...
May 14, 2013 - 6:11pm
May 10, 2013
Extended winter affects gardening businesses
BEMIDJI — It’s spring time, but the winter-like conditions that had loomed over northern Minnesota longer than normal had some impact on...
May 10, 2013 - 7:01pm
April 29, 2013
Warmer weather puts roads under water
BEMIDJI — Residents of Jackson Avenue were more or less cut off from the outside world Sunday night. That’s when the dead-end road in...
April 29, 2013 - 10:58pm
April 21, 2013
Record low temperatures set in Minnesota
DULUTH — After the storm that ended Friday dropped 2 feet of snow on parts of northeastern Minnesota, the region saw record low temperatures Saturday morning. Embarrass reported a low of 14 degrees below zero Saturday. According to Minnesota’s State Climatology Office, that’s...
April 21, 2013 - 12:25am
April 14, 2013
Storm subsides in Bemidji area, but winter storm warning continues until 1 p.m. Monday
A winter storm warning continues for the Bemidji area until 1 p.m. Monday, although it appears the worst of the event is over. About 3 inches...
April 14, 2013 - 7:31am
April 8, 2013
Minnesota farmers getting off to slow start
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Minnesota farmers are getting off to a slow start because of the persistent winter. It its first weekly crops and weather report of the year, the USDA's Minnesota field office says the cold start to April and continuing...
April 8, 2013 - 4:35pm
Twin Cities volunteers help with Fargo sandbags
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The city of Fargo is getting help from other states in its quest to fill a million sandbags to prepare for expected spring flooding. Volunteers from the Headwaters Relief organization in Minneapolis-St. Paul were among the workers last week when Fargo kicked off...
April 8, 2013 - 7:38am
April 4, 2013
Reservoir drawdown for Mississippi River complete in region
BEMIDJI – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has completed its drawdown of the Mississippi River Headwaters reservoirs in preparation for potential flooding due to the spring melt. The Corps’ six reservoirs – Leech Lake near Federal Dam,; Winnibigoshish Lake near Deer River; Pokegama...
April 4, 2013 - 4:11pm
April 1, 2013
Temps will be chilly for Twins home opener
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Things will be chilly when Minnesota and Detroit meet for the Twins' home opener. Temperatures aren't expected to get warmer than 32 degrees Monday in Minneapolis, where the only heat in Target Field might be Justin Verlander's 100 mph fastballs. Former Twins...
April 1, 2013 - 9:30am