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Should perennials be cut back in fall? It depends.
Berries of invasive species toxic to humans, how to cut back lilacs and more
Daughter's desire to remain employed conflicts with mom's needs
Red Wine Garden Tomato Sauce makes good use of abundant ingredient
Commentary: Conservation groups urge lawmakers to reauthorize Land and Water Conservation Fund
'We Sit' offers contemplative poems and paintings
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: The scoop on early film award season
Feeling proud from the top down: Project Naptural promotes embracing the beauty of black hair
Minnesota artists bringing back Yellowstone Trail markers
MercyMe to perform in Bemidji
PAUL NELSON FISHING: As fall arrives, fish are on the move
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Some thoughts on Ol' Ruff
'Fish Addictions TV' host adds touring walleye pro to his resume
Bemidji’s Anderson honored by Ducks Unlimited
Historic duck camp tradition lives on: Conservation easements will keep shoreline undeveloped to protect wild rice.
Grain companies seek extra storage as trade war continues
Balancing the variables of farming and ranching
Commentary: Stranded on I-94 with a load of cows
ND farmer: 'We're only spanking ourselves' with tariffs
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The Old Duck Hunter
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September 16, 2018
Around the Arts, Sept. 16
'Gidibaajimomin' exhibit opens at Watermark BEMIDJI—The Miikanan Gallery at Watermark Art Center in Bemidji has announced the opening of...
September 16, 2018 - 7:35am
August 30, 2018
Resurfacing project on Highway 71 between Park Rapids, Itasca State Park starts soon
BEMIDJI—Starting Monday, Sept. 10, motorists on Highway 71 will encounter lane closures and short delays as crews begin resurfacing 20...
August 30, 2018 - 4:20pm
August 22, 2018
Josh Duhamel spotted in Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS, Minn.—If you did a double-take and could've sworn you saw actor Josh Duhamel, 45, strolling around Park Rapids this past week...well,...
August 22, 2018 - 11:06am
August 1, 2018
Northern Minnesota potato wars may have hit a turning point
PARK RAPIDS, Minn.—Maybe it's just a breather, but the long-simmering controversy between the R.D. Offutt Farms' potato field expansion...
August 1, 2018 - 8:41pm
July 15, 2018
Arts and Entertainment briefs, July 13
Confused Brothers Band performs Legends on Lomond BAGLEY—Confused Brothers Band will perform at 4 p.m. on Sunday, July 15, during Farm...
July 15, 2018 - 7:16am
June 10, 2018
Around the Arts, June 10
Park Rapids to host sculpture walk ribbon cuttingPARK RAPIDS -- The city of Park Rapids and the Park Rapids Arts and Culture Commission will...
June 10, 2018 - 9:05am
June 6, 2018
Bemidji Senior Center plans summer bus trips to Park Rapids, Winnipeg
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Senior Center will host two upcoming bus trips. The first will be on Thursday, July 19, to Park Rapids with a tour of the Leathergoods Factory and Store in Lake George. At Park Rapids, the bus ride will include a noon concert at St. John’s Lutheran Church,...
June 6, 2018 - 2:16pm
'Oxcars' time in Bemidji: Awards celebrate local theater in area
BEMIDJI—The annual Oxcars Awards for 2017-2018 for local theater were held at Suzi and Hondo's Dance Studio on April 29. Theaters represented...
May 6, 2018 - 10:20am
April 26, 2018
Park Rapids adopts an Ojibwe Language Project
PARK RAPIDS—A movement started years ago in Bemidji to help bridge the Native and non-Native communities has spread to Park Rapids. Signs...
April 26, 2018 - 8:30am
April 25, 2018
Fire destroys home north of Park Rapids
Hubbard County Sheriff's Office received a call of a house fire at 3:37 a.m. Monday. The home, located on Fish Hook Drive, is approximately three...
April 25, 2018 - 10:31am
April 15, 2018
Around the Arts, April 15
Watermark hires Art Education Coordinator BEMIDJI— Watermark Art Center in Bemidji recently hired Jill P. Oakes of Bemidji as Art Education...
April 15, 2018 - 10:30am
March 17, 2018
Park Rapids alum leads Northeastern to Hockey East title, NCAAs
McKenna Brand set some lofty goals for her and the Northeastern University women's hockey team this season. The senior forward thought the Huskies...
March 17, 2018 - 4:37pm
February 24, 2018
Fire destroys hotel at Park Rapids resort
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. — A Friday, Feb. 23, fire destroyed the hotel at a resort near here. Firefighters responded about 5:20 a.m. Friday to...
February 24, 2018 - 8:52am
January 22, 2018
Hubbard County sheriff proposes animal ordinance
PARK RAPIDS—Hubbard County Sheriff Cory Aukes presented a county animal ordinance to county commissioners on Tuesday, Jan. 16. Its purpose is "the control of nuisance, potentially dangerous and dangerous animals," whether mammal, reptile, amphibian, fish or bird. At the Jan....
January 22, 2018 - 4:17pm
January 16, 2018
Northwest Minnesota Foundation receives grant to address child care shortage
BEMIDJI— The Northwest Minnesota Foundation recently was awarded a $90,000 grant from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic...
January 16, 2018 - 6:43pm