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Bikin' Bemidji: Loop the Lake brings in nearly 1,000 riders
GOP in disarray as budget impasse threatens shutdown, deep cuts - and default
DWI deaths down in Minnesota, but progress slowing
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Twins rally to give Odorizzi 10th straight win
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Fielding Questions: Hope for a burning bush, a noxious flower and a new hedge
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Arctic marathoner donates amputated toes for hotel's infamous cocktail
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ND's former Miss America supports first step in leadership change in national organization
Myers: In praise of the 17-inch walleye
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Trolling for the Troops thanks veterans for their service
FISH TALES: Merlin Menning on a Bemidji area lake
MASTER GARDENERS: No yard too small for native plants
11 Minnesota nursing homes on federal 'secret' list of troubled facilities
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Layoffs as CHS announces sunflower processing plant closure near Thief River Falls, Minn.
Documents show EPA concern over early draft of PolyMet permit
Appeals court upholds blocking of proposed Sanford-Mid Dakota Clinic merger
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February 24, 2019
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: Northland Fat Bike Rally returns March 2
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Area Mountain Bikers will take to the trails at Lake Bemidji State Park for the 5th annual Northland Fat Bike Rally...
February 24, 2019 - 8:02am
January 2, 2019
Buena Vista Snowjourn set for Jan. 12
BEMIDJI—The 39th annual Buena Vista Snowjourn, Bemidji's oldest ski race, is set for 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, on the west side Buena...
January 2, 2019 - 4:43pm
November 18, 2018
Cross country ski enthusiasts get new home at base of Duluth’s Spirit Mountain
DULUTH — When Olympic gold medalist Jessie Diggins visited Duluth earlier this month she may have inspired a future generation of Nordic ski...
November 18, 2018 - 6:00am
October 31, 2018
Olympian Jessie Diggins, on her hometown training session that almost turned deadly
Olympic gold medalist Jessie Diggins sounded the Gjallarhorn before last Sunday’s primetime game between the Minnesota Vikings and the New...
October 31, 2018 - 4:33pm
April 12, 2018
State leaders dig Olympic champion Diggins
ST. PAUL — Jessie Diggins won a historic Olympic medal on Feb. 21, and Minnesota's leaders gave her a hero's welcome when she visited the...
April 12, 2018 - 6:30pm
February 24, 2018
Minnesota native Diggins to take reins of U.S. women's cross country
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea—Afton native Jessie Diggins still has the weathered scrap of cardboard that her idol, Kikkan Randall, signed for...
February 24, 2018 - 8:59pm
February 23, 2018
Minnesota hero Jessie Diggins, and her mom, talk about the skier's historic golden moment
AFTON, Minn. — Afton native Jessie Diggins still has the weathered scrap of cardboard that her idol Kikkan Randall signed for her nearly...
February 23, 2018 - 5:34pm
Minnesota’s Diggins becomes first U.S. cross country skier named as Olympic flag bearer in Closing Ceremonies
Jessie Diggins, who with teammate Kikkan Randall captured the first Olympic women's cross-country medal in United States history by winning the...
February 23, 2018 - 8:56am
February 22, 2018
Birkie basks in the glow: Skiing event gained unrivaled exposure as part of Minneapolis' Super Bowl experience
DULUTH—Ben Popp was reached by NFL representatives last July inquiring if the American Birkebeiner cross-country ski marathon had any interest...
February 22, 2018 - 10:01pm
January 4, 2017
Bemidji participates in cross country ski program
BEMIDJI — Visitors to Bemidji will have a chance to ski for free thanks to Central Cross Country Skiing’s CXC Nordic Rocks for Parks Program.CXC announced in a press release that the organization will provide cross country skis for patrons of Lake Bemidji State
January 4, 2017 - 12:20pm
March 26, 2015
OUT AND ABOUT: Smooth operator: At age 88, Bob Montebello has no plans to slow down grooming local ski trails (video)
BEMIDJI -- The weather often dictates Bob Montebello’s schedule. Montebello, 88, and his grooming partner Les Pederson, 85, take care of...
March 26, 2015 - 6:23pm
March 8, 2013
Perfect skiing in Three Island Park
New snow left the local cross country ski trails in excellent conditions. At Three Island Park, Vanessa Hamilton, right, leads up a hill with...
March 8, 2013 - 12:23am