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Council discusses downtown skating: Bemidji resident asks city to get on board with ending downtown skating ban
Two killed in pickup-sugar beet truck collision in near Felton, Minn.
Beet truck driver hurt in rollover near Ada
School Board searches for solutions: Board members, district leaders meet with Sen. Tom Saxhaug and Rep. Dave Hancock to ask for help with some pressing issues
Toxic Taters protest at McDonald's
COLLEGE SOCCER: Bemidji State ends losing streak
AREA VOLLEYBALL: Laporte sweeps Indus
PREP SOCCER: Lumberjacks dominate on the road
MEN'S COLLEGE HOCKEY: Freshmen shine for BSU in exhibition victory (w/ photo gallery)
BACK IN THE LAKE: Bemidji State runs past U-Mary for sixth straight homecoming win (PHOTO GALLERY)
Carol Marie Barker
Roger Allen Strong, Jr,
Lorraine Ida Krob (nee Brady)
Lela Blanche Conlon
John Eggers: The best duck hunt ever
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Like geese, we all need a lift from time to time
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Some successes, and failures, for the 2015 season
Cyndi L. Fenske: Library is fun way to get away in October
A fly on the wall: Behind-the-scenes at the Great Northern Radio Show's live performance (W/PHOTO GALLERY)
Ready to rhythm to ribbits: The Fattenin' Frogs to hold album release concert in Bemidji
Arts Briefs for 09/27/2015
OFF THE RECORD BLOG: Look at the desert planet Jakku with this ‘Star Wars: Force Awakens’ immersive 360 video
Tim McGraw joins Eric Church as WE Fest headliner
Bemidji to get a bit 'Reckless': Bryan Adams set to play Sanford Center on Thursday
Blane Klemek: The annual migration has arrived in the northwoods
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Walleye bite should be picking up
HUNTING: Managers optimistic about waterfowl prospects in area as opener approaches
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fall migrations can be simple or complex
Blane Klemek: Humming along with the hummingbirds
Sutter - Hoyum engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Legislature improved affordability, accessibility of propane
Rich Lowry: Admiration of Carly tinged with dread
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Failing math — and civics
Pioneer Viewpoints: A gap, and opportunity, for Bemidji’s downtown
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: BHS volleyball teams to host ovarian cancer awareness night
July 16, 2015
Hines woman charged with felony identity theft
HINES—A Hines woman appeared in Beltrami County District Court on Monday facing a felony identity theft charge. Lindy Marie Suedel, 29,...
July 16, 2015 - 5:16pm
July 15, 2015
Inspired by Toni: Jodie Kroeger devotes her time to Relay for Life in memory of close friend
BEMIDJI -- Jodie Kroeger lost a close friend and sorority sister in 2006. After an ovarian cancer diagnosis, some time in remission and...
News / local
July 15, 2015 - 3:30pm
July 12, 2015
Art briefs, July 12
Arts board holding sessions for artists BEMIDJI—The Minnesota State Arts Board is holding free information sessions about funding opportunities for artists, arts organizations, schools, community organizations and human and social service organizations. The session includes...
July 12, 2015 - 12:03am
July 11, 2015
Rallying at Relay: Community comes together to fight cancer (with video, photo gallery)
The theme of this year's Beltrami County Relay for Life was "City of Hope," and more than 30 teams and 350 were expected to participate in events...
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July 11, 2015 - 5:44pm
July 9, 2015
Bemidji man sentenced in assault, robbery
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji man was sentenced Tuesday in Beltrami County District Court to three years in prison for his part in an assault and robbery...
July 9, 2015 - 7:45pm
July 8, 2015
BELTRAMI COUNTY: Child protection, employment issues drive county meeting
BEMIDJI -- Two divisions of the Beltrami County Health and Human Services Department approached the Board of Commissioners on Tuesday with recommendations involving funding. Jeffrey Lind, Social Services Division director, said in his recommendation that last year Minnesota commissioned...
News / region
July 8, 2015 - 1:39pm
'Beat Cancer' car back for Relay for Life events Saturday
BEMIDJI—The "Beat Cancer" car is returning to this year's Beltrami County Relay for Life on Saturday. The car is part of the "Be Awesome"...
July 8, 2015 - 1:29pm
July 3, 2015
In search of better searching: County takes part in Project Lifesaver, which helps to find those who wander off
BEMIDJI—A new tool for saving lives is being implemented in Bemidji. Fittingly, it's called Project Lifesaver. The equipment is designed...
July 3, 2015 - 5:16pm
July 1, 2015
Aggravated assaults increased in Beltrami County, Bemidji
BEMIDJI—Throughout Minnesota, violent crimes are on a steady decrease—albeit minute—according to a study released Wednesday....
July 1, 2015 - 7:10pm
June 30, 2015
Relay For Life hosts "Paint the Town Purple"
BEMIDJI -- The American Cancer Society's Relay For Life of Beltrami County is holding its "Paint the Town Purple" event starting Sunday through...
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June 30, 2015 - 7:28pm
June 29, 2015
Relay For Life Team fundraiser
BEMIDJI -- The Relay For Life Team from Security Bank USA and Security Insurance USA is holding a fundraiser from 5 to 7 p.m. July 8 at Bemidji Brewing Co., 401 Beltrami Ave. Bemidji Brewing Community is hosting a pint night and proceeds from sales that evening go to the American...
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June 29, 2015 - 7:52pm
June 23, 2015
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Show your hobby at the Beltrami County Fair
For those hobbyists growing fruits or vegetables, brewing beer, making wine, taking care of an aviary or taking photos of a garden item, you are encouraged to register it, bring it and show it in the Horticulture area of the Beltrami County Fair coming up July 29-Aug. 2. There...
June 23, 2015 - 8:02pm
AIS: Clean it up: Still too many contaminated boats coming into Beltrami County waters, officials say
BEMIDJI -- They don’t belong here, and getting rid of them is impossible. The threat of zebra mussels in Beltrami County, which led authorities...
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June 23, 2015 - 7:06pm
June 16, 2015
COUNTY: Social services agreement advances Red Lake initiative
BEMIDJI—A partnership two-years in the making advanced at Tuesday's Beltrami County Commissioners' meeting as the board passed an agreement with Red Lake Family and Children Services.
June 16, 2015 - 9:18pm
UPDATE: Identity released of 6-year-old fatally injured in ATV accident west of Blackduck
BEMIDJI -- Authorities have identified a 6-year-old girl who was killed in a ATV accident in Beltrami County on Monday afternoon. The girl has been identified as Skyla Nesvig. Her mother, Jennifer Nesvig, of Williston, N.D., was operating the side-by-side ATV when Skyla fell from...
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June 16, 2015 - 4:07pm