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Council hears final presentation on 2017 budget and tax levy
Dakota Access protesters dig in for winter: Tribal chair asks non-Sioux to leave, but many pledge to remain
UPDATED: Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline using current route
Cass County rollover injures 2
There's an app for that? Scammers figure out how to 'spoof' local, business phone numbers
FOOTBALL: BSU's Benham, Olszewski named all-region
Baseball assistant joins BSU
Three BSU soccer players earn all-region honors
BSU lands 24 on Academic All-NSIC Team
Lumberjack gymnasts compete at Perham
Deshanna Marie Lussier-Hallett
Oliver "Jimmy" James Gibbs
Michael Francis Johns
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Deal with clutter: We owe it to our brain
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
Chorale to bring 'Peace' to Bemidji
Art classes scheduled
PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
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Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A first-hand look at protest injuries
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakota Access Pipeline should be rerouted
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Protesters part of problem, not solution
October 15, 2012
Area roundup: Bagley, Blackduck remain hot
BAGLEY – Bagley’s football team extended its winning streak to three games Friday as the Flyers blitzed Walker-Hackensack-Akeley 41-0. A blocked punt by Taylor McCollum set up Bagley’s first touchdown which came on a 19-yard screen pass from Zach Thoma to Aaron Leintz. Logan...
October 15, 2012 - 4:25pm
October 13, 2012
Bemidji State tops Northern 23-6
BEMIDJI—After three consecutive losses, the Bemidji State football team fell to 1-3, but the team knew its season was far from over. On Saturday,...
October 13, 2012 - 10:10pm
October 12, 2012
FOOTBALL: Bemidji State looking to keep winning streak alive against Northern State
BEMIDJI – The Bemidji State football team got its first shot at redemption last week, avenging a 2011 loss to the University of Mary with a 29-21 win in Bismarck, N.D., last Saturday. Now the Beavers (3-3, 2-0 NSIC North) want to do it again. They’ll host Northern State (3-3,...
October 12, 2012 - 11:11pm
Bemidji rallies to down Storm 40-21
BEMIDJI – The scouting report for the Sauk Rapids football team showed a team that stacked the inside and ran, ran, ran. When the Storm came...
October 12, 2012 - 10:58pm
October 11, 2012
Bemidji ends regular season with home games
BEMIDJI – The long road trips, at least for the regular season, are over and the Bemidji High School football team will enjoy the home-field advantage 7 p.m. today when it battles Sauk Rapids and again Wednesday when the season will end against Sartell. “I would think that the...
October 11, 2012 - 3:17pm
October 6, 2012
FOOTBALL: Bemidji State scores early, holds on for win at U-Mary
BISMARCK, N.D. – After quarterback Lance Rongstad threw an interception on Bemidji State’s first drive against the University of Mary, it looked as though the Beavers were settling into a familiar pattern: Move the ball, get close to the end zone, then turn it over. The Marauders...
October 6, 2012 - 10:03pm
October 5, 2012
FOOTBALL: Bemidji State looking to atone for last season’s loss at U-Mary
BEMIDJI – In a sense, the pressure is now off the Bemidji State football team. The Beavers snapped a three-game losing streak last week with a 35-2 homecoming win over Minnesota Crookston. That relief – finally getting the win they’d been needing – has lightened the mood in...
October 5, 2012 - 11:03pm
Bemidji overcomes rough start to stop Alexandria
ALEXANDRIA – After an uncharacteristic slow start the Bemidji High School football team caught fire in the second half and that spurt provided...
October 5, 2012 - 11:01pm
October 4, 2012
Bemidji seeks fourth victory at Alexandria
BEMIDJI – A week ago the Bemidji High School football team celebrated Homecoming with a 37-0 victory over Grand Rapids. That win injected the Lumberjacks with the perfect medicine to revive their spirits and set the stage for the regular season’s final three games. “We are...
October 4, 2012 - 8:52pm
October 1, 2012
Man sentenced for assaulting Minn. football player
ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — A Detroit man has been sentenced to nine months in jail for assaulting a former Minnesota college football player. Twenty-five-year-old Ricardo Thornton also will have to split paying more than $115,000 in restitution with another defendant. The Post-Bulletin...
October 1, 2012 - 5:38pm
September 29, 2012
FOOTBALL: Bemidji State plays complete game, curbs turnovers in 35-2 rout of Minnesota Crookston
BEMIDJI – The Bemidji State football team finally got the complete game it was looking for. The Beavers racked up 409 yards of total offense,...
September 29, 2012 - 8:45pm
September 28, 2012
Football: Bemidji State looking to break losing streak but not looking past Minnesota Crookston this year
BEMIDJI –Look out for Minnesota Crookston.\ In years past, this sentence might have been met with a few snickers or eye rolls. And with good reason – the Golden Eagles hadn’t won a Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference game since 2008. That is, until last weekend. The Golden...
September 28, 2012 - 11:34pm
Bemidji dominates on both sides of ball in victory over Thunderhawks
BEMIDJI – Gorgeous fall weather, Chet Anderson Stadium and a large and excited crowd set the stage for a perfect Friday Homecoming evening...
September 28, 2012 - 10:25pm
Architect HKS chosen to design new Vikings stadium
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The architect who designed the stadiums for the Dallas Cowboys and Indianapolis Colts has been chosen to design the Minnesota...
September 28, 2012 - 9:48am
September 27, 2012
Bemidji faces Grand Rapids Friday in Homecoming game
BEMIDJI – Homecoming can create unique distractions for high school football players but in the view of Bemidji head coach Troy Hendricks, the annual celebration creates more positives than negatives. “I look at Homecoming as a special event and an opportunity for the kids to...
September 27, 2012 - 3:44pm