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DFL's Kennedy says she 'serious' about 8th District run
UPDATED: Filings for local offices
Identical twins Lauryn and Vanessa Petrich set to graduate BHS
Following her mother’s footsteps: Rochester woman walks more than 300 miles to promote peace with North Korea
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St. Paul's Fred Emmings turning heads in Minnesota United's youth academy
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Melverna nee Lindquist Watkins
Janet "Gripp" Anderson
Cindy Marie Swedberg
John David Langston
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Are you in need of some old jokes?
Commentary: Safety spout fuels colorful encounter in the boonies
What do all the pine cones mean on transplanted spruce?
Julia Louis-Dreyfus to receive the 2018 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
High heels can have health effects far beyond the feet
Barack and Michelle Obama are becoming television and film producers for Netflix
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Around the Arts, May 20
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The surprises and wonder of the outdoors
PAUL NELSON FISHING: As waters warm up, so should the bite
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Why you're getting flooded with privacy notifications in your email
Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
More than just business: Wells receives Lifetime Achievement Award for helping others
Andersen Corp. creating 40 new jobs with window factory expansion
New Twin Metals plan moves processing plant site: Company provides update in advance of submitting project to regulators
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Barb & Rick
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Safe family holiday can include safe grilling
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Defending the Second Amendment in its entirety
Commentary: You say hello, I say goodbye
Commentary: Kindness is the real showstopper at the circus
May 13, 2018
Around the Arts, May 13
Bemidji High School presents spring concert BEMIDJI—Bemidji High School will present its spring concert at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, May 14,...
May 13, 2018 - 8:15am
March 25, 2018
Arts briefs, March 25
Headwaters to host Monroe Crossing BEMIDJI—Headwaters Music and Arts will host "world class" bluegrass entertainers Monroe Crossing for...
March 25, 2018 - 10:19am
First Friday Art Walk set for March 2 in Bemidji
BEMIDJI—The next installment of the Friday Art Walk in Bemidji is set for Friday, March 2, at the following locations:
February 25, 2018 - 1:15pm
February 4, 2018
Around the Arts, February 4
Northern Community Radio hosts first book awards BEMIDJI—Northern Community Radio recently announced the inaugural KAXE/KBXE Book Awards....
February 4, 2018 - 8:45am
December 3, 2017
Around the Arts, December 3
Marsh to perform during First City Poetry Reads
December 3, 2017 - 8:42am
November 2, 2017
Headwaters Arts to host four-session portrait workshop
BEMIDJI -- Headwaters Music and Arts, 519 Minnesota Ave. NW, will host a four-session portrait workshop. It will be held 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays, including Nov. 7, 14, 21 and 28. The workshop will be led by Diamond Knispel, a professional artist who started her career as a pencil...
November 2, 2017 - 2:10pm
October 8, 2017
Cruise on in: Studio Cruise still aims to educate 10 years later
BEMIDJI -- For 10 years now, Cindy Burger has opened her studio for at least one weekend to allow the public to see how she makes metal jewelry....
October 8, 2017 - 7:36am
September 17, 2017
Landing a lunker: Gallery North celebrates new location with mural
BEMIDJI -- Although Gallery North has always been a haven for local artists, they’ve now taken their brushes and paint to the actual gallery...
September 17, 2017 - 8:10am
July 2, 2017
Around the arts for July 2
Houseman publishes children's book TENSTRIKE—Author, artist, illustrator and self publisher D. L. Houseman recently announced the release of his newest childrens book "Grandma...How Should I Eat a Pickle?" The book tells a story about a granddaughter solving the problem of...
July 2, 2017 - 6:30am
February 27, 2017
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb. 26
Ceramic works at Talley Gallery BEMIDJI—Recent work by six artists who have won McKnight Foundation Fellowships and Residencies will be...
February 27, 2017 - 4:10pm
February 26, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Start the Spring with scents in the air
The inventive and professional professor of voice at BSU, Cory Renbarger is staging a modern comedic opera "SPEED DATING TONIGHT!" Music and words by Michael Ching based on a concept by Dean Anthony. The title gives the clue that it is a comedy about a bunch of people who come to...
February 26, 2017 - 10:15am
October 30, 2016
Bemidji, area Arts and Entertainment roundup
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award NEW YORK—Andy Kobilka, a 2002 Bemidji High School graduate, has been nominated for a Bessie Award. The Bessie Awards are a partnership with Dance/NYC, the New York Dance and Performance Awards and have saluted outstanding and groundbreaking...
October 30, 2016 - 9:21am
May 31, 2015
Davidson at 80: Well-known Bemidji artist says 'I do art every day'
BEMIDJI—Turning 80 is a landmark for Marlon Davidson, but for many artists and friends in and around Bemidji, loyalty is the touchstone...
May 31, 2015 - 10:07am
May 12, 2015
Picasso painting sells for $179 million, smashing art auction record
NEW YORK -- A Picasso oil painting from 1955 smashed the record for the most expensive artwork ever sold at auction when it soared to $179.4 million at Christie's on Monday. The auction house had estimated "Les femmes d'Alger (Version 'O')" would sell for about $140 million, but...
May 12, 2015 - 11:18am
April 9, 2015
OUT AND ABOUT: Local artist celebrates nature through paintings (W/ VIDEO)
SOLWAY -- Maureen O’Brien has always been painting. “My first memory of doing anything was with a crayon on the wall. I must have been...
April 9, 2015 - 9:58am