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Debate over Line 3: Economic and environmental concerns discussed at state hearing
11 classes at Bemidji Area Schools exceed recommended size
Beltrami County Commissioners review Eelpout Fest application
'We have a right as humans to be free': Civil rights icon John Lewis shares his story of struggle with F-M students
Minnesota Governor's Residence to be lit blue for Somali victims
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
Isabel (Perkins) Knudson
Pearl Dorothy Ledin
Gilbert D. Bahr
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
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
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
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Time for a little night fishing
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
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
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Otto praised for clean energy plan
October 1, 2017
Around the Arts, October 1
First Friday Art Walk for Oct. 6 Here's a look at the next installment, Oct. 6, of Bemidji's First Friday Art Walk series: Dunn Bros Coffee will feature a vintage clothing collection during the First Friday Art Walk. The collection is by SKY Vintage & Handmade, an online shop curated...
October 1, 2017 - 11:30am
PATT RALL COLUMN: Chances to hear many points of view
The concert at Farm by the Lake near Bagley will be 2 to 5 p.m. today with Annie Humphrey, vocalist and songwriter who is on tour for her new...
October 1, 2017 - 7:45am
September 24, 2017
Arts and Entertainment briefs for Sept. 24
Local author give presentation at library
September 24, 2017 - 10:13am
September 3, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Fall is in the air and in the arts
The maple tree at the top of the driveway is a blazing yellow/orange -- sure sign of fall and the amazing colorama determined to overwhelm us....
September 3, 2017 - 11:45am
August 7, 2017
Young Adult Book Club meets Aug. 15
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Public Library is hosting a new book club for both adults and teens that enjoy reading young adult books. The group will meet at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15 at the library, 509 America Ave. NW. The book for August’s discussion will be “Iron King” by Julie...
August 7, 2017 - 10:24am
August 6, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Make a call on the First Call Art Studio Tour
Sixteen artists are opening their studios in the summer to give visitors a chance to view their work.
August 6, 2017 - 5:08am
July 16, 2017
Veterans writing workshop set for Aug. 19
BEMIDJI -- A local veterans writers group is offering a writing workshop in August to share the share the experience of putting life's challenging experiences into the written word.In a release announcing the workshop, organizers said “many of us harbor serious repercussions of...
July 16, 2017 - 7:42am
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
June 20, 2017
Poet laureate Tracy K. Smith to headline Northwoods Writers Conference
If you go: What: Tracy K. Smith at Northwoods Writers Conference Where: American Indian Resource Center at Bemidji State When: 7:30 p.m. tonight...
June 20, 2017 - 4:55pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Poet Laureate coming to Bemidji for writers conference
This week brings to Bemidji the annual Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference on the campus of Bemidji State University. This is one of the...
June 20, 2017 - 8:00am
June 4, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Spring has sprung!
Well, all the annuals are planted now thanks to a good friend and her good friend while I sat and "supervised" the plantings. The work is beautiful...
June 4, 2017 - 11:00am
May 28, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: The scent of flowers waiting to be planted
Memorial Day celebrations include famous author Bill Jamerson today, "Dollar a Day Boys," a music and storytelling event about the Civilian Conservation...
May 28, 2017 - 6:40am
April 30, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Let's pretend it's Spring
Yes, today is the day we have been expecting to fill our hearts and mind with one of the most famous pieces in musical literature, Handel's "Messiah"...
April 30, 2017 - 8:40am
Take a read of 'Red Shoes': Local authors publish first picture book
If you go... times 2 What: Gallery North First Friday reception with feature author Barb Schlichting. Writing under the name of Barbie Marie,...
April 30, 2017 - 6:00am
March 26, 2017
PATT RALL COLUMN: Puppets by professionals for 'Dragonsong'
Mary-Knox Johnson has chosen a family show for her 100th production—much along the line of fantasy in space and time, a journey set on...
March 26, 2017 - 7:40am