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Missing 13-year-old found safe in North Dakota
At last, Minnesota native Dylan to receive Nobel prize in Stockholm
Federal judge extends order blocking Trump's travel ban from six Muslim countries
Thieves illegally cutting birch saplings in Minnesota and Wisconsin woods
Republicans want to delay, change vegetative buffers around Minnesota waters; Dayton says no way
Andersen to play in World Deaf Ice Hockey Championships
BSU Youth Football Clinic set for April 21
BSU softball doubleheader moved to Bemidji
UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Bemidji programs react to women's hockey, swimming cuts at UND
Kathleen "Kitty" Ann Tverberg
Thomas Michael Hutchins
Tanya Jean Kingbird
Robert Harold Ray, Jr.
PATT RALL COLUMN: Puppets by professionals for 'Dragonsong'
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Helping Native youth find success in schools
LIBRARY CORNER: Opportunities abound in April at the library
MASTER GARDENERS: Garden seed planning starts now
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Time for a love story
'Trading Spaces' returning to TV
100 and counting: Latest BCT production will be 100th stage show directed by Mary Knox-Johnson
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Picking that perfect garden spot
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The BWCA: Memories of a special place of pure, natural beauty
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Spring is here, and open water isn't too far behind
Catch-and-release walleye season for Mille Lacs Lake again this year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Reassess ice conditions every day and make safe decisions
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thanks to the Beavers for a wonderful season this year
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
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