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Michael Cohen sentenced to 3 years for crimes committed while working for Trump
Conservative Party calls for vote of no confidence to oust Prime Minister Theresa May
No complaints, discipline found in files of officers involved in fatal shooting
Teen severely burned in gas pump fire in Twin Cities suburb
Minnesota lawmakers vow action on rising insulin costs
Report: Eagles QB Wentz could be out remainder of season
Several Gophers football players to be suspended for bowl game
WRESTLING: Jacks fall at Detroit Lakes
Bemidji Nordic skiers notch podium finishes
Twins having important conversations about future during winter meetings
Kay Jeanne (Turner) Bangerter
Delores "Dolly" Evans
Palmer "Laverne" Brein
Janice Jean Hunt
Growing Together: Is it a Christmas cactus or Thanksgiving cactus?
Fielding Questions: Saving a split tree, response from a concerned reader and more
Kindness is Contagious: How would you react to such a sweet gift?
Ambrosi: Share these easy and delicious gifts from the kitchen
Schlecht: Making conservation work while chasing a lifelong dream
States differ on favorite Hallmark holiday movies. What do you think were the favorites in ND, SD and Minn.?
Longtime Star Tribune movie critic resigns following plagiarism allegations
Michelle Obama coming to St. Paul as part of ‘Becoming’ book tour
The 5-day Independent Television Festival is moving to Duluth
Around the Arts, Dec. 9
Hawk shot with arrow euthanized at U of M Raptor Center
Tighter regulations set for March 1 on Lake of the Woods and Rainy River
Studying the mallard migration: Cellphone technology helping to gather new information on ducks
Mountain lion found dead near Nimrod in north-central Minnesota
U.S. Customs and Border Protection expands ROAM border crossing app
Growing On 2018 helps farmers market crops in difficult times
Minnesota lawmakers vow action on rising insulin costs
Senate passes 2018 Farm Bill compromise, House vote expected as soon as Wednesday
Tribal energy bill approved by House, awaits president's signature
Congress' $867 billion farm bill is out. Here's what's in it.
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October 21, 2018
Arts Briefs, Oct. 21
MPR seeks young musicians for showcase ST. PAUL—Classical MPR is gearing up for its ninth annual Minnesota Varsity, a showcase in which...
October 21, 2018 - 6:26am
HIGHER EDUCATION NOTEBOOK: National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week at BSU
BEMIDJI—In January 2015, Hannah Rolschau, then a 19-year-old Bemidji State University student, was found lying in the snow about a block...
October 21, 2018 - 6:13am
October 20, 2018
Gamers galore at the Gigazone: Sanford Center event draws players from around the region
BEMIDJI—It was a few degrees below freezing Saturday morning, but that didn't stop some Northern Minnesota gamers from lining up outside...
October 20, 2018 - 4:52pm
October 19, 2018
Bemidji Area Schools might 'grow' its own teachers
BEMIDJI—Bemidji Area Schools leaders are considering ways to help existing staff become classroom teachers. Under a set of long-term goals...
October 19, 2018 - 6:27pm
October 18, 2018
Gigazone Gaming expands for year 3: Annual gamer tournament adds ‘Rocket League,’ ‘Fortnite’
BEMIDJI -- Thousands of gamers are expected at Bemidji’s third-annual video gaming tournament on Saturday. The Gigazone Gaming Championship...
October 18, 2018 - 5:25pm
October 16, 2018
Mental health, teacher diversity and more topics at school board candidate forum
BEMIDJI—Does Bemidji Area Schools have enough counselors for its students? How can the district attract more American Indian teachers?...
October 16, 2018 - 9:38pm
Getting ahead of goals: School Board approves broader set of district goals
BEMIDJI—Bemidji Area Schools leaders are rethinking the scope of the goals they set for their school district. School Board members on...
October 16, 2018 - 4:39pm
October 15, 2018
Dog wakes up man in burning Minnesota mobile home fire; he then alerts neighbors
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—An Alexandria man escaped from a mobile home fire early Monday morning, Oct. 15, after being woke up by his dog and he...
October 15, 2018 - 7:56pm
Enrollment down 2 percent at BSU: But retention rates, number of non-white students increase at university
BEMIDJI—Total enrollment at Bemidji State University this school year is about 2 percent lower than this time last year. There were 5,136...
October 15, 2018 - 5:54pm
October 12, 2018
Indian adoption ruling in Texas has broader implications: Judge rules Indian Child Welfare Act unconstitutional
BEMIDJI—Some Bemidji-area American Indian leaders decried a recent Texas court ruling that could have national implications. A federal judge ruled last week that the Indian Child Welfare Act is unconstitutional because it gives preferential treatment to American Indians and...
October 12, 2018 - 6:55pm
October 10, 2018
Art on his own terms: Native American comedian, screenwriter to speak at Rail River Folk School Friday
BEMIDJI—An American Indian comedian and screenwriter will speak Friday at Rail River Folk School. Migizi Pensoneau is a co-founder of the...
October 10, 2018 - 7:32pm
October 9, 2018
Walz, Johnson stick to common themes in central Minnesota forum
WILLMAR, Minn. — The views of Minnesota's future provided by its major candidates for governor could hardly be more different. During a...
October 9, 2018 - 10:47pm
October 8, 2018
Talking about treaties: BSU holds Indigenous Peoples and Treaty Day
BEMIDJI—Nicky Michael had a question for a roomful of people at BSU on Monday. "Imagine someone coming into your house with a cross, and...
October 8, 2018 - 7:09pm
October 5, 2018
'One who walks alone' walks on: Trailblazing American Indian leader Larry Aitken dies at age 74
LEECH LAKE—Larry Aitken, a luminary of American Indian education, passed away early Thursday. He was 74.
October 5, 2018 - 10:58am
October 2, 2018
With sports gambling legal, some are betting on a new kind of fan experience
Ted Leonsis was never a gambler. An entrepreneur, a businessman, a philanthropist, an investor - but never much of a gambler. So he's perhaps...
October 2, 2018 - 6:00pm