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Hermantown woman charged with murder after OD
Historic grain elevator burns in Superior, Wis.
Northern Minnesota man sentenced to 6 months for repeatedly sexually assaulting young girl
Michael Flynn's ex-business partner charged with illegally lobbying for Turkey
Twin Cities-area man arrested after woman found dead
Saints pull low-scoring win over Panthers
Gophers quarterback commit Jacob Clark impressed where it’s toughest: Texas
Balanced Timberwolves blitz Kings
Wolves' Gibson says he wasn't aware of controversial Instagram likes
Vikings' Danielle Hunter could go from Pro Bowl visitor to player
John Gilbert "Jack" Swenson
Lyman Gene Kingbird
Joseph Robert Stein
Joseph Patrick Raisch
Gerald "Jerry" John Koslucher
Salonen: Hubby celebrates ‘first’ birthday with heart
Kindness is Contagious: Kindness can bring us to our knees
Knutson: Trump-tariff piece draws differing responses
Growing Together: Is it a Christmas cactus or Thanksgiving cactus?
Fielding Questions: Saving a split tree, response from a concerned reader and more
Friends in high places? Gov. Mark Dayton talks Garth Brooks into extra show
BHS winter concert features 260 voices
Dad the director: Chris Fettig leads his sons on Bemidji High School choirs
Prada accused of racism with new collection
‘Let’s make it happen,’ Garth Brooks replies to Mark Dayton’s call for another MN show
‘It’s never been so extreme’: Climate change has varying effect on wildlife, plant species
Dokken: Ambitious weekend serves up great memories
PAUL NELSON: Ice fishing season ahead of schedule
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Great horned owls are truly great
Voyageurs Park wolves are fishing
ND Natural Beef sends out final payments to producers eight years after federal agency stepped in
Rep. Peterson calls farm bill's passing 'a miracle'
USDA to release second round of trade aid payments to farmers
It's a bitter end for cane sugar as investors line up for 2019 losses
Schlecht: The cows still have to be fed on Christmas
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Orlan And Linda Lauderbaugh
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Veeder: Maybe mothers aren't all that different from spider that gives everything to its kids
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The gifts for kids that keep on giving
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Allies, do not give up your power to be heard
Hauser: Distraction can lead to inaction during Christmas season
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: BCA's role clarified in investigation process
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December 1, 2018
Second daily train from St. Paul to Chicago likely; high-speed rail prospects stalled
ST. PAUL — Plans for a second daily passenger train from St. Paul to Chicago could chug forward with Democrats in control of the House and...
December 1, 2018 - 11:15am
November 27, 2018
Temporary lane closures on Highway 197 set for today
BEMIDJI -- Motorists heading southbound on Highway 197/Washington Ave. in Bemidji will experience temporary lane closures and a detour today,...
November 27, 2018 - 10:44am
November 17, 2018
For those who can't drive 55, MnDOT initiative for state highways is just the ticket
ST. PAUL -- This one’s for all the speed demons out there. As motorists might have noticed, stretches of state highways have seen speed limits...
November 17, 2018 - 7:30am
November 8, 2018
MnDOT plans $10B in key projects over 10 years
ST. PAUL —The Minnesota Department of Transportation released a new 10-year plan Wednesday that it says will guide planning and investments...
November 8, 2018 - 9:32am
October 15, 2018
Minnesota National Guard breaks ground on new $40 million 'Red Bulls' headquarters
ARDEN HILLS, Minn.—A full fifth of the National Guard's military construction budget was allocated to Minnesota this year — to pay for a new "Red Bulls" headquarters building in Arden Hills. The 34th Infantry Division's move from its current 100,000-square-foot building...
October 15, 2018 - 10:40pm
October 2, 2018
Bemidji Council authorizes action on 2019 road work
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council got the ball rolling Monday on some 2019 road construction projects. During the meeting, the council authorized...
October 2, 2018 - 5:37pm
September 16, 2018
Washington County water-cleaning projects won't start until 2020
MINNEAPOLIS — In February, Washington County cities rejoiced when $850 million was granted to help them clean up their water. But no money will be flowing soon. State agencies have released a timetable showing that it will be 2020 — at the earliest — before any water-cleaning...
September 16, 2018 - 5:27pm
September 7, 2018
North Dakota lags behind Minnesota in addressing aging bridges
NIELSVILLE, Minn.—Sam Gerbracht never imagined the success of her Nielsville bar would depend on a bridge—but three years after the...
September 7, 2018 - 6:15am
September 4, 2018
Roundabouts debut on Division
Tuesday was the first day of school for the Bemidji Area Schools district, and with that came three new roundabout intersections for traffic...
September 4, 2018 - 3:41pm
August 31, 2018
Rail work to temporarily close Highway 371 in mid-September
CASS LAKE -- State Highway 371 in Cass lake will be closed from Sept. 11 through Sept. 23 for railroad maintenance. Traffic will be re-routed to Cass County Road 22, Hubbard County Road 9, County Road 45 and U.S. Highway 2 while railroad crews replace tracks and concrete surface at...
August 31, 2018 - 5:18pm
School around the corner: While work remains on Division Street, roundabouts open in time for school
BEMIDJI -- Traffic has reopened along Division Street near the campuses of two Bemidji schools -- and with some new roundabouts in play, officials...
August 31, 2018 - 5:15pm
Roundabouts on Division Street to open at 5 p.m.
BEMIDJI -- While construction along Division Street is ongoing, the new roundabouts that access Bemidji High School, Adams Avenue, Becida Road...
August 31, 2018 - 2:16pm
August 16, 2018
Refinery explosion roils northern Minnesota's asphalt supply
ANGORA, Minn. — Dave Clement used to expect a daily delivery of two truckloads of asphalt binder from the Husky Energy refinery in Superior,...
August 16, 2018 - 7:41pm
August 14, 2018
CEO says Dakota Access Pipeline expansion to be announced soon
BISMARCK—The CEO of Energy Transfer Partners said Monday, Aug. 13, he hopes to announce an expansion of the Dakota Access Pipeline soon....
August 14, 2018 - 5:43pm
August 3, 2018
Construction continues on Highway 2
BEMIDJI—According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, motorists can expect lane closures and delays on U.S. Highway 2 between...
August 3, 2018 - 5:16pm