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Huge Black Hills wildfire 53 percent contained
Faculty union sues Minnesota State over unpaid wages
Phone threat from cellphone in Moorhead area forces Benson tournament to end
Man found dead in Maplewood park identified
Cohasset man dies in vehicle accident in drainage ditch near Hector
McFeely: Bison going back home to Frisco for sixth time in last seven years
Minnesotan's move from wide receiver to cornerback pays off for NDSU
Frisco treat: Bison overpower Sam Houston State to advance to FCS championship game
MEN’S HOCKEY: Hats off for Dickman: BSU junior records hat trick in 5-1 win
WRESTLING: The Big Bear is underway
Thomas M. Gates
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GENERATIONS: Tony Nicholson: An old-fashioned boy's Christmas
SAM COOK: Help Bob give a kid the gift of wheels
No need to plan kindness this season
In matters of the heart, faith becomes real
These men thought they adopted a mini piglet until she became Esther the Wonder Pig, darling of the internet
BSO celebrates the season
The Force is strong with 'The Last Jedi,' critics say
Dancing into Tradition: First City Dance Studio celebrates a decade of The Nutcracker
Around the Arts, December 10
Tullibees continue to decline in Green Lake
Trout Unlimited to hold fly-tying class Dec. 14
Rehabbed Grand Forks peregrine lands permanent home in Winnipeg
‘That evening hunt — that was worth the whole trip’
BRAD DOKKEN: Despite no deer, muzzleloader hunt offers more fun than frustration
Delbert & Linda Olson
Tom & Linda Peterson
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GENERATIONS: Evan Hazard: Bachelor cuisine, interrupted
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GENERATIONS: Art Lee: When and how do you define a 'senior?'
GENERATIONS: Tony Nicholson: An old-fashioned boy's Christmas
October 30, 2012
2-story waves on Great Lakes halt cargo shipping
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Cargo shipping on the Great Lakes is at a standstill as crews have taken refuge from waves up to 20 feet high churned up by superstorm Sandy. Freighters as long as 1,000 feet haul loads of iron ore, coal and other bulk commodities on the lakes. Most if...
October 30, 2012 - 1:29pm
Storm's cost may hit $50B; rebuilding to ease blow
WASHINGTON (AP) — Superstorm Sandy will end up causing about $20 billion in damages and $10 billion to $30 billion more in lost business, according...
October 30, 2012 - 1:24pm
Sandy's death toll climbs; millions without power
NEW YORK (AP) — Millions of people from Maine to the Carolinas awoke Tuesday without electricity, and an eerily quiet New York City was all...
October 30, 2012 - 1:09pm
Nisswa woman says son survived ship sinking near NC
NISSWA, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota woman is breathing easier knowing her son survived the sinking of a tall ship off the coast of North Carolina.
October 30, 2012 - 1:35am
October 29, 2012
A week to go: Sandy disrupts presidential campaign
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eight days before the election, President Barack Obama switched from campaigner to hands-on commander of the federal response to Hurricane Sandy as the sprawling storm roared menacingly toward the Eastern Seaboard. Republican Mitt Romney scaled back his appearances...
October 29, 2012 - 6:12pm
Mammoth storm shutters NYC, sends crane dangling
NEW YORK (AP) — Rain and howling winds shuttered most of the nation's largest city and sent a huge crane dangling precariously from a luxury...
October 29, 2012 - 6:10pm
Hurricane Sandy grounds thousands of flights
NEW YORK (AP) — Hurricane Sandy grounded thousands of flights in the U.S. northeast Monday and upended travel plans across the globe, stranding passengers from Hong Kong to Europe. The massive storm threatens to bring a near halt to air travel for at least two days in a key region...
October 29, 2012 - 9:54am
October 25, 2012
NOAA to East: Beware of coming 'Frankenstorm'
WASHINGTON (AP) — An unusual nasty mix of a hurricane and a winter storm that forecasters are now calling "Frankenstorm" is likely to blast most of the East Coast next week, focusing the worst of its weather mayhem around New York City and New Jersey. Government forecasters on Thursday...
October 25, 2012 - 12:18pm
October 5, 2012
Apples glisten in new snow
The first signs of winter arrived late Thursday morning with enough snow to blanket the area in white stuff likes these apples along Birchmont...
October 5, 2012 - 3:15am
First snow brings winter reminder
BEMIDJI – The first glimpse of winter swept into the region Thursday, bringing with it snow, chilling winds and an advisory against unnecessary...
October 5, 2012 - 3:12am
October 4, 2012
UPDATED: Road conditions improve as storm dumps snow on northwest MN
BEMIDJI — Improved road conditions in northwest Minnesota have prompted the Minnesota Department of Transportation to upgrade driving conditions Thursday afternoon to fair. An early winter storm of rain, snow and strong winds caused difficult to hazardous conditions earlier in the...
October 4, 2012 - 3:33pm
September 27, 2012
Stubborn drought maintains grip on lower 48 states
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The nation's worst drought in decades consumed a larger portion of the lower 48 states last week with the Midwest corn harvest in full swing, according to the latest update by a drought-tracking consortium released Thursday. The U.S. Drought Monitor's new map shows...
September 27, 2012 - 3:49pm
September 24, 2012
Fall walk at Lake Bemidji State Park
Katherine Cofer, 4, encourages her little sister Lauren, 2, to keep up with her and her mommy, Kelly, while taking a walk Monday along the trails...
September 24, 2012 - 9:43pm
September 19, 2012
Shake by the Lake event postponed
BEMIDJI – The Sanford Center’s Shake by the Lake event scheduled for Friday has been postponed, event center staff announced Wednesday. The live music event had been planned for the outdoor plaza area of George W. Neilson Convention Center at the Sanford Center. The event was...
September 19, 2012 - 10:54am
September 13, 2012
Drought, dry conditions expand across Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The drought and dry conditions are expanding across Minnesota. Thursday's update from the U.S. Drought Monitor shows that 83.5 percent of Minnesota is now rated abnormally dry. It also shows an area of moderate drought now extending into east-central Minnesota...
September 13, 2012 - 10:03am