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'I thought I was done': George H.W. Bush faced death at 20 during WWII
Man who stole from wealthy Minnesota philanthropist sent to prison
Federal judge: Trump administration must accept new DACA applicants
Federal lawsuit hopes to change way state, county 'unfairly' take away children --especially in black families
Minnesota firefighter catches baby dropped from apartment
GYMNASTICS: Brown, DeWitt represent Aerials
Teeing off spring
SOFTBALL: BHS scores too little, too late, falls to Cloquet
TRACK AND FIELD: Jacks compete at Brainerd meet
BASEBALL: Jacks fall to EGF in season opener
Alfred James Benais
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you want to eat pancakes?
The seed varieties you should plant this spring
BSO presents concert series finale Sunday
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Second-annual Celebration channels Prince's vibe at Paisley Park studios
Deer on the table: DNR holds Bemidji meeting on deer management
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Common sense actions can help keep the public safe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Commentary goes beyond theater of the absurd
Time to respond to reader feedback
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
October 12, 2017
Ruzy’s restaurant/bar coming to town: Resort family to expand dining in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- After four years of running the restaurant at their parents’ resort in Cass Lake, Nick, Ben and Bryan Ruzek are bringing their skills...
October 12, 2017 - 1:53pm
October 5, 2017
New pastor joins Trinity Lutheran Church in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE -- Trinity Lutheran Church of Cass Lake recently hired Amanda Kossow as a new minister. Kossow was born and raised in Michigan’s...
October 5, 2017 - 1:53pm
October 4, 2017
Three people hurt in Cass Lake crash
CASS LAKE -- Three people were hurt Tuesday after an all-terrain vehicle hit an SUV in Cass Lake. According to a news release from the Cass County...
October 4, 2017 - 10:40am
September 18, 2017
Federal grant approved for tribal veterans cemetery in northern Minnesota
CASS LAKE, Minn. -- A $3.3 million federal grant has been awarded to the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe to build a veterans cemetery in Cass Lake in northern Minnesota. The grant will fund the construction of a main entrance, a combined administration and maintenance facility, roads, an...
September 18, 2017 - 2:34pm
September 1, 2017
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Summer fishing patterns starting to decline
September is here, with one last big weekend of summer before the unofficial beginning of fall in the Bemidji area. A warm weekend would have...
September 1, 2017 - 3:03pm
August 23, 2017
Shakopee police receive tip on Jeremy Jourdain
SHAKOPEE, Minn. -- The Shakopee Police Department says it received a tip on the whereabouts of missing Cass Lake teen Jeremy Jourdain. On a post...
August 23, 2017 - 6:25pm
July 26, 2017
CL-B school board approves stripped-down referendum option
CASS LAKE -- Cass Lake-Bena voters will be asked to approve -- or not approve -- a stripped-down facilities plan in the fall.
July 26, 2017 - 9:30pm
Cass Lake man sentenced to probation in sex crime case
BEMIDJI—A Cass Lake man who arranged to meet and have sex with an undercover officer he thought was a child will not spend any more time...
July 26, 2017 - 3:42pm
July 16, 2017
Chippewa National Forest plans hikes this week
CASS LAKE -- Summer naturalist programs at Chippewa National Forest this week include hikes to the Joyce Estate near Marcell and the Lost Forty.On Monday, July 17, at 10 a.m., visitors can join naturalist Steve Gang for a hike to the historic Joyce Estate. Participants will meet at...
July 16, 2017 - 8:50am
July 13, 2017
Sanford Bemidji Healing Powwow set for Aug. 10
BEMIDJI -- Sanford Bemidji, Red Lake and Cass Lake Indian Health Service Hospitals and White Earth Health Center are hosting a Healing Powwow...
July 13, 2017 - 8:32pm
July 12, 2017
Air National Guard, Air Force Reserve set up free clinic at Cass Lake-Bena High School
CASS LAKE -- Cass Lake and Leech Lake area residents can receive some free medical care this week and next. The Air Force Reserve and Minnesota...
July 12, 2017 - 9:34pm
July 9, 2017
‘Azhegiiwe Bagwajaya’ii’ He/She Returns to Nature/Wilderness camp
CASS LAKE -- Sixteen youth from the region gathered for the Leech Lake Tribal College’s first-ever “Azhegiiwe Bagwajaya’ii” — Earth...
July 9, 2017 - 6:45am
July 8, 2017
Cass Lake salad luncheon and bake sale July 13
CASS LAKE — Immanuel Lutheran Church women will host their salad luncheon and bake sale from 11 a.m to 1 p.m. Thursday, July 13, at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 349 Third St. NE in Cass Lake. Use the back door. The luncheon costs $6 and includes dessert and a beverage. All are wel...
July 8, 2017 - 7:26am
June 14, 2017
Stolen U.S. flag back home again in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE -- Nearly two weeks after being stolen, the stars and stripes at Fairbanks Mission Cemetery can fly again. According to John Fairbanks, whose land contains the 150-grave cemetery roughly five miles northwest of Cass Lake, the United States flag that flies above the cemetery...
June 14, 2017 - 5:24pm
June 7, 2017
Pros and cons: Line 3 meetings continue in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE -- A group of concerned citizens, Enbridge Energy employees and Minnesota Department of Commerce representatives gathered in Cass Lake...
June 7, 2017 - 9:00pm