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'Totally fabricated': Trump disputes congresswoman's depiction of his exchange with soldier's widow
Second judge rules against latest travel ban, saying Trump's own words show it was aimed at Muslims
Floating bog crumples docks on Minnesota lake
Internal White House documents allege manufacturing decline increases abortions, infertility, and spousal abuse
Twelve days of silence, then a swipe at Obama: How Trump handled four dead soldiers
UMD hockey notebook: Deery bounces back in goal
CROSS COUNTRY: Hamrin makes herself at home as girls take 3rd, boys 2nd at Bemidji Invite
FOOTBALL: Jacks to host St. Cloud Tech in regular season finale
WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Langei named WCHA Rookie of the Week
SOCCER: Jacks advance after ‘emotional roller coaster’ win
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
Arnold "Butch" Dahl
Isabel (Perkins) Knudson
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
Rise and shine
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
August 20, 2017
John Eggers column: Combating drugs and violence: the drop-out connection
Are kids more likely to do drugs if they drop out of school or are kids more likely to drop out if they do drugs? That's a good question and the answer is, it works both ways. But there is one thing we do know for sure, kids and adults are less likely to do drugs when they have a...
August 20, 2017 - 5:05am
August 14, 2017
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
I was never much interested in astronomy. Kathy bought me a good telescope many years ago that I eventually donated to the Headwaters Science...
August 14, 2017 - 10:47am
August 9, 2017
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
If you are one of the 30 percent of the population of the U.S., or 17 million adults and 6.6 million children, who suffer from seasonal allergies,...
August 9, 2017 - 5:46am
August 6, 2017
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Stupid human happenings always seem to happen
Have you ever made some real stupid mistakes? Guys, have you walked out of the bathroom and forgotten to zip up your fly? Have you worn a new...
August 6, 2017 - 6:28am
July 30, 2017
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Just how much is $1 billion?
No doubt you have talked or thought about what you might do if you won or were given a million dollars. Lots of people are millionaires today, so having a million dollars isn't what it used to be.
July 30, 2017 - 8:09am
Library Corner column: Library offers up something for all ages
When people find out I'm involved with the Bemidji Public Library, they often mention to me how much they like to read but no longer have time...
July 30, 2017 - 6:36am
July 23, 2017
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Can we obtain a 'perfect Union'?
Perfection is hard to come by. Can we achieve it? Ever since I wrote my column about the preamble to the Constitution, I have been wondering about the line that says, "in Order to form a more perfect Union." I said, "I always felt this was the best part of the constitution because...
July 23, 2017 - 5:53am
July 16, 2017
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The world needs outlandish schools
A recent article in the Pioneer about MXC (Minnesota Experimental City) brought back lots of memories about education as it was occurring in...
July 16, 2017 - 8:15am
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The natural laws are all around us
Natural Laws The summer season provides excellent examples of what is meant by natural laws. Take for instance, we have only had about two days...
July 16, 2017 - 5:45am
July 9, 2017
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Simon and Simone have a summer activity director. . .me!
I am not sure how it happened but for some reason our two golden retrievers, Simon and Simone, selected me as their summer activity director....
July 9, 2017 - 6:30am
July 2, 2017
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: How to enjoy the best Fourth of July ever
I was never asked to recite the Preamble to the Constitution when I was in school. Too bad. I always believed that recitation was good for the...
July 2, 2017 - 10:00am
June 25, 2017
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's your favorite quote?
Getting kind of tired of tweets? Me too. If you are going to tweet, why not use inspiring quotes? Quotes have some depth to them; they have some...
June 25, 2017 - 7:15am
June 18, 2017
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A legacy of Native American boxing
Imagine a car filled with young American Indian boxers on the White Earth, Leech Lake or Red Lake Reservation. They could be headed towards Detroit...
June 18, 2017 - 8:26am
June 11, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Life in the fast lane in Bemidji
What a beautiful day it is: sun is shining and low humidity!
June 11, 2017 - 11:00am
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Staying cool in the good ol' days
The days are warming up and summer is less than two weeks away. Are you ready? Is your air conditioner in working order? Do you have enough lemons...
June 11, 2017 - 7:00am