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Demands for diversity delay appointments to University of Minnesota Board of Regents
Crews battle fire near Andrusia; Fire danger index high in the Bemidji area
Fire danger 'very high' in Bemidji area
Nightlights support group to meet April 29
Group protests Bemidji construction project
BOYS TENNIS: BHS changes triangular times
Mock draft: Will Vikings take an offensive lineman with NFL’s 18th pick?
Governor ‘in awe’ of UMD hockey championships
SOFTBALL: Pagel breaks RBI record in U-Mary sweep
Mike Zimmer’s edict to run more looms over Vikings’ draft strategy
Pearl Maria Rose
John Duane Fairbanks Sr.
Turkisha C. Wind
Betty Louise Juneau
Bursack: Mom lives with daughter, but that needs to change
MASTER GARDENERS: There's a lettuce for everyone
BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: 'Squirrely squirrel' tales always good for a laugh
Swift: A chip off a new block — bread flour, cornstarch and refrigeration are the secrets to chewy cookies
MATTHEW LIEDKE ON FILM: If you like the look of the new 'Hellboy,' check out the original two
'I've been crying all day...happy tears': Young cellist with tormented past is in disbelief at $133,000 in donations
Miranda Lambert, Elle King, more to play the Fargodome
Bob Saget talks about new projects, stand-up career and why he's tight-lipped about college admissions scandal
Around the Arts, April 21
MASTER GARDENERS: Microbes: The tiny and mighty
PAUL NELSON FISHING: The wait for open water begins
BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: The diminutive kinglets sing a loud song
Minnesota DNR commissioner talks budget priorities
High school clay target program continues to grow in Minnesota, North Dakota
Measles cases break record since disease was eliminated in United States in 2000
Twitter launches reporting tool to curb misinformation during elections
Ranchers deal with record snowfall as calving season hits stride
‘It will be heartbreaking’: Warroad newspaper prepares to close; Crookston to reduce days
Drone company gets 'air carrier' approval from FAA
Place a Business Announcement
Dennis and Judy Fredenburg
Daniel E. Ewert
Carol E. Priest
Orlan And Linda Lauderbaugh
McFeely: Hope springs eternal during annual walleye run
Commentary: Tractor monopoly is bleeding US farmers
Column: The curse of the series that refused to end, 'The Curse of Oak Island'
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: It's the time of new beginnings. Are you ready?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Give the correct facts on surplus
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March 25, 2019
Russia joins Trump in post-Mueller report victory lap
MOSCOW - Russia joined President Donald Trump on Monday, March 25, in claiming vindication with the end of the special counsel's investigati...
March 25, 2019 - 8:28am
February 2, 2019
Roosevelt officials try to piece together records
ROOSEVELT, Minn. -- Things are off to a rocky start for the Roosevelt City Council as its recently elected city officials attempt to piece together...
February 2, 2019 - 2:18pm
November 26, 2018
With Maine opting for ranked-choice voting, are Minnesota and others to follow?
How often does it come down to a choice weighed “between the lesser of two evils” in American politics? Maybe that’s something of a hyperbolic expression in today’s polarized political environment, but there’s no denying American voters are often voting against someone or...
November 26, 2018 - 7:20am
November 19, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Voting matters, counting every vote does, too
So once again the retired Bemidji State University music professor, the atonal Fulton Gallagher is singing the praise of President No. 45 (Letters,...
November 19, 2018 - 11:58am
November 16, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Take time to consider the president’s successes
Now that the midterm elections have passed, I think that it is time for us to consider some successful efforts made by President Trump during...
November 16, 2018 - 6:05am
November 14, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We cannot condone ineligible voters in our elections
Another election cycle has almost gone by. However, there are still races being contested and probably correctly so. However, there are serious...
November 14, 2018 - 7:30am
November 4, 2018
It’s in the mail: More than 50 political mailers in two months — a view from a swing district mailbox
PAUL — Residents of swing political districts are again seeing their mailboxes clogged with political messages trying to influence their votes.The...
November 4, 2018 - 7:56pm
November 2, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We’ve been inundated with the new politics of America
As a new transplant to the Bemidji area, it is with great excitement that I see all the signs up for what seems to be a pivotal year for local...
November 2, 2018 - 6:30am
October 28, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: RFK’s words ring true as we approach Election Day
Enough hate! As Election Day 2018 approaches, we face the daily onslaught of lies, fake news, bullying and downright disgusting behavior of people...
October 28, 2018 - 10:20am
October 20, 2018
'All the tools they need': Data drives Republicans in 8th District race
DULUTH — Consider for a moment the possibilities that a majority of people in the 8th Congressional District 1) don't approve of government-run...
October 20, 2018 - 6:52pm
October 19, 2018
Peterson, Hughes clash in Minnesota 7th Congressional District debate
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Rep. Collin Peterson and his challenger Dave Hughes clashed over the Republican tax cuts' role in driving up the federal...
October 19, 2018 - 5:56pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: When candidates coming knocking, we need to ask questions
It’s election time and I’m not writing an endorsement for any particular candidate for any particular office. It’s long been a concern...
October 19, 2018 - 2:25pm
October 17, 2018
Joe Biden, 75, doesn't mind if you think he's too old to take on Trump, also in his 70s
Seventy-five-year-old Joe Biden said that age is a "totally legitimate" and "relevant" consideration for voters during presidential elections....
October 17, 2018 - 11:40am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Letters policy is a thorn in my side
I so much enjoy your Opinion page because it keeps me focused on all sides of the important issues that we need to deal with in order to make...
October 17, 2018 - 8:05am
October 16, 2018
State: Northern Minnesota congressional candidate's emails 'public' data when he was county board member
DULUTH—A state data practices opinion on Tuesday, Oct. 16, said campaign correspondence found in Pete Stauber's county email account ought...
October 16, 2018 - 5:50pm