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Where and how to buy your turkey from a Minnesota turkey farmer
Divide dahlias in fall for winter storage
Gratitude can replace resentment with time, patience
Roundabouts soften crash outcomes: Traffic circle south of Moorhead has made intersection much safer
Man stuck between downtown St. Paul structures was hard to find on dark, frigid night
LaVar Ball says Trump did nothing for his son and his UCLA teammates in China
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Daniel Lee Spigarelli
Roland "Ron" Patterson
Steven Frank Murray
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KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Together we can face any crisis
ART LEE: Yup, those little things in life sure count
DOUG LEWANDOWSKI: The far shores of life
SUE BRUNS: Fine China, from the Red Owl
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
Jimmy Fallon to host live Super Bowl edition of ‘The Tonight Show’ in Minneapolis
PHOTOS OF THE MONTH: Running into Winter
Garth Brooks lip-syncing controversy at the CMA Awards really hit a nerve
Around the Arts, November 12
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Deer season is here
AREA DEER OPENER PREVIEW: Deer numbers up throughout region
2017 DEER OPENER: Officials say 'fantastic' deer season ahead
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Whether snow or no, buntings well worth the wait
MASTER GARDENERS: To till or not to till
Delbert & Linda Olson
Tom & Linda Peterson
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: High school bowlers grateful for support
Tooting your own horn could help others
Commentary: No man accused of sexually harassing a woman is irreplaceable - not even Al Franken
April 1, 2012
We drift in the waters south of the Philippines
SOUTH CHINA SEA - It's now 8 a.m. Saturday here. Leif Karlsson, captain of the stricken Azamara Quest cruise ship, speaks into the microphone as we drift in the waters south of the Philippines. "Ladies and gentlemen, and this is for the crew as well, good morning," Karlsson says....
April 1, 2012 - 12:00am
Adrift in the sea: Bemidji residents on stricken cruise ship in South China Sea
MANILA, Philippines (AP) - A cruise ship with 1,000 people on board that had drifted for 24 hours after being disabled by a fire was headed toward...
April 1, 2012 - 12:00am
Ship's voyage starts, ends with trouble
SOUTH CHINA SEA - It's just past noon on our first day of riding the following seas. It is hot, there is no air-conditioning on the ship yet, but other than that, the day seems relatively normal. On the pool deck, people are in the water to get a cool dip, others are playing bridge,...
April 1, 2012 - 12:00am
March 21, 2012
Hibbing, Minn., college instructor to host live radio show in Bemidji to support new independent non-profit radio station in town
BEMIDJI - In the early days of television, many families would sit in front of the television and watch their favorite comedies, dramas, mysteries...
March 21, 2012 - 12:00am
March 18, 2012
The people in my neighborhood: The Character
The three-story, blue-gray home stands on the corner of 31st and Portland. If you drive by on the one-way heading south, nothing would stick...
March 18, 2012 - 12:00am
March 14, 2012
Jefferson to stop bus service to 3 cities
Jefferson Lines will discontinue bus service to Shevlin, Mentor and McIntosh next month. The company announced the change, effective April 1, in a news release issued Wednesday. Jefferson Lines said it would continue providing service and boarding locations in Bemidji, Bagley, Fosston...
March 14, 2012 - 11:00am
March 2, 2012
SkyWest air service in Bemidji begins today
SkyWest Airlines will begin providing air service for the Bemidji area today. The first flight is scheduled to arrive at the Bemidji Regional Airport at 12:33 p.m. and will depart at 1:03 p.m. The flights will be in a Bombardier-manufactured Canadair Regional Jet (CRJ200). Each...
March 2, 2012 - 12:00am
February 28, 2012
Pioneer Profiles: Murder mystery author to speak
Who else would promise her writing competition a good time, laughs, honesty and an informative workshop than professor and mystery writer Jess...
February 28, 2012 - 12:00am
February 22, 2012
Pioneer Profiles: Author David Treuer describes reservation life
Just before appearing to an overflow audience at the Bemidji Public Library last Saturday, David Treuer agreed to sit and talk about himself...
February 22, 2012 - 1:58am
February 17, 2012
'Ajax in Iraq' opens Saturday
From left, Meghan Dougherty, Ivan Smith, Kathryn Lavelle and Jadie Hunt rehearse a scene from 'Ajax in Iraq' by Ellen McLaughlin, which opens...
February 17, 2012 - 12:58am
Allegiant eyes Bemidji as potential air hub; could lead to direct flight to Las Vegas
Allegiant Airlines and the Bemidji Regional Airport are in "very preliminary discussions" with one another about whether non-stop service between Bemidji and Las Vegas is possible. Harold Van Leeuwen Jr., the airport manager, said in an email that he expects to know more by the end...
February 17, 2012 - 12:28am
February 15, 2012
Pioneer Profiles: Book shares beauty of small towns
"Like Living in a Norman Rockwell Painting" is how author Jill Johnson describes the Swedish village of Lengby, "just west of Bagley on Highway...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
February 8, 2012
Play probes war veteran issues
Cate Belleveau, founder of the Mask and Rose Women's Theater Collection, has never wavered in her belief that theater is more than just sitting...
February 8, 2012 - 12:00am
January 29, 2012
New Plateaus: College life in China
I kept hearing that we Americans are supposed to be threatened by the countless graduates being pumped out of the universities in China. Well,...
January 29, 2012 - 12:00am
January 25, 2012
Pioneer Profiles: Encouragement from others helped launch Trego's career
It would appear that teachers and older siblings are essential to the development of nascent artists. As Douglas (Doug) Trego said during a recent phone interview, his third-grade teacher, his three older sisters (Christy, Mary and Melanie) and classmates in high school all encouraged...
January 25, 2012 - 12:00am