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Crime report for May 24
Law enforcement investigating possible explosives on west side of Park Rapids
Sextuplets born to couple who spent 17 years trying to conceive a child
Bemidji woman killed in motorcycle crash
Yes, I'm pregnant. No, I'm not 'about to pop.'
Vikings still don't know if Bridgewater will ever play in NFL again
Bemidji lacrosse in action
Twins' Hughes may not miss many games
AMATEUR BASEBALL: Blue Ox win season opener
A family tradition: Three generations of racers still competing at Bemidji Speedway
Zachary Lee Aurand
Knute C. Naastad
Beverley Ann Wagner
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make the last day of school a good day
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Bemidji is ‘Home Sweet Home’ for the birds
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Critical Race Theories: What are they all about?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Who is JFK?
PRIME TIME: Butterflies and beauties at the SAC
REVIEW: ‘Fargo’ Season Three, Episode Six: The Lord Of No Mercy
Former Arkansas Gov. takes 'Huckabee' from Fox News to religious broadcaster
Ellen DeGeneres lands new Netflix stand up special
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
PATT RALL COLUMN: Spring flowers abound around the arts
Juelson, Cauchon win Gary Newell tournament
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Rain gardens offer many advantages
FISH TALES: Gene Erickson on Cass Lake
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Squirrels are common but still fascinating creatures
FISHING: Gary Newell tournament Saturday
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Manworld tried extra hard this week to tell women 'no.' We weren't listening.
Five startling things Betsy Devos told (or wouldn't tell) Congress
Parents of slain DNC staffer: Stop politicizing our son's murder
Port: Democrats already running campaign commercials on behalf of Heidi Heitkamp
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Grossell should spend time working to fund education for all
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