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Trump vows military to be ‘bigger and better and stronger than ever before’
Trump asks NASA to explore putting crew on rocket's debut flight
In sweeping move, Trump puts regulation monitors in U.S. agencies
Wall Street edges higher to give Dow 11th straight record
Blackduck's annual Winter Fun Fest features snowmobile races, polar plunge
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Red Lake gets No. 1 seed in section 8A playoffs
BHS hockey team apologizes for post-game scuffle (UPDATE)
CURLING: Fenson, U.S., advance to gold-medal game at world juniors
MEN'S HOCKEY: BSU set to face cross-state rivals
Dean Blais is back in Grand Forks, but will it be last trip as coach?
Benjamin L. Kimbro, Sr.
LeRoy B. Merschman
Roger Thomas Aitken
Margaret Ann Crowe
Susan Rene LaFontaine Portz West
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: Tips for catching eelpout
Forest Service to host land meeting
Fish, game and trapping licenses expire Tuesday
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'The Little Man in the Orange Suit'
DNR urges caution on rapidly deteriorating ice
Letter to the Editor: Bliss thanks constituents for attending gathering
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The world is changing, so must we
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Have an opinion? Write us a letter
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: BHS bands do Bemidji proud
Letter to the Editor: BHS bands are class acts
February 23, 2017
Lawyer, suspected of DUI and using phone while driving, arrested after SUV kills runner in St. Paul
ST. PAUL — A 35-year-old man running when he was struck Wednesday, Feb. 22, by an SUV in St. Paul was also an avid bicyclist who worked...
22 hours 52 min ago
Wisconsin's capital city settles police shooting of unarmed teen for $3.35 million
The family of a biracial teenager who was fatally shot while unarmed by a white police officer has settled a lawsuit against the city of Madison,...
23 hours 28 min ago
February 19, 2017
Man kills his mother, then himself after shooting at officers during high-speed chase in Minnesota
HUDSON, Wis.—A man stabbed his mother to death Saturday night in rural Hudson before shooting at police in an incident that led to a 50-mile...
February 19, 2017 - 5:39pm
February 17, 2017
Wis. man, Va. man each get prison for trying to join Islamic State
A Wisconsin man and a Virginia man were sentenced separately to federal prison on Friday for attempting to travel abroad to join Islamic State,...
February 17, 2017 - 5:07pm
February 8, 2017
Bill in Congress would eliminate U.S. forest police
WASHINGTON — A Congressman from Utah wants to eliminate hundreds of federal police officers who patrol millions of acres of America's national forests and grasslands, but some groups are fighting back. Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz introduced the "Local Enforcement for Local...
February 8, 2017 - 7:09pm
February 5, 2017
The 4,700-mile summer: Wisconsin man's long walk across North Country trail
ASHLAND, Wis. — Clearly, the man can cover ground. Ashland's Shane Peltonen hiked and ran 4,700 miles across eight northern states last...
February 5, 2017 - 8:38am
January 20, 2017
Lake Superior sea caves opening is looking 'less likely'
LAKE SUPERIOR—The popular, ice-coated Apostle Islands sea caves won't be opening anytime in the near future, officials say. "For all those...
January 20, 2017 - 8:22am
January 17, 2017
Senators introduce bill to delist wolves
Senators from Minnesota, Wisconsin and Wyoming on Tuesday introduced their version of a bill that would once again allow hunting and trapping...
January 17, 2017 - 3:52pm
Legislation would pay Minnesotans for Wisconsin tax losses
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota House Taxes Committee chairman is tired of dealing with Wisconsin about income taxes. So Chairman Greg Davids, R-Preston,...
January 17, 2017 - 2:34pm
January 12, 2017
Two Wisconsin men caught selling sex: Sting operation via Backpage.com brings escort to Woodbury hotel
WOODBURY, Minn. — Two Hudson, Wis., men are facing felony charges in Minnesota in connection with the sex trafficking of a homeless woman. Dustin Jeffery Arthur Heichert, Adam James Krimpelbein and a 31-year-old prostitute arrived at a Woodbury hotel after brokering an agreement...
January 12, 2017 - 6:26pm
January 11, 2017
Arrest made in connection with Superior homicide
SUPERIOR, Wis. — A 25-year-old Duluth, Minn., man has been charged in connection with a New Year’s Day homicide outside a Superior bar. ...
January 11, 2017 - 7:16pm
Enbridge may face tough legal battle in Wis. to keep 60-year-old pipeline running
CALGARY, Alberta—Enbridge Inc. may be set for a bruising legal battle in Wisconsin after a Native American tribe voted against renewing...
January 11, 2017 - 10:54am
Report: Wis. deputy assisting at ND pipeline protest drunk at helm of squad car
A St. Croix County (Wis.) sheriff's deputy likely consumed at least 15 shots of vodka before getting behind the wheel of his squad, where he...
January 11, 2017 - 9:40am
January 10, 2017
Bumble bee declared endangered
The rusty patched bumble bee, a native of Minnesota and Wisconsin that was once common across the Midwest but which has declined rapidly in recent...
January 10, 2017 - 11:47am
January 6, 2017
Bad River Band wants Enbridge pipeline off reservation
ODANAH, Wis. — The Bad River Tribal Council has taken formal action to kick the Enbridge Energy Line 5 pipeline off reservation land. The band government voted to not renew easement rights of way for the pipeline that runs from Superior east across Michigan. The band also called...
January 6, 2017 - 4:04pm