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Zoning changes OK'd for housing near high school
Fire damages EZ Auto Repair in downtown Farmington
Farmington school construction projects underway
Man who killed customer in Dollar Store sentenced to 32 years
Sowing the seeds of teaching after farming: Paxson retires from second career
crime and courts
TPC Twin Cities may land PGA event
Girls lacrosse: Tigers finish fourth in first state appearance
State softball: Frost's walk-off blast gives Tigers 4A state title
State track and field: Peterson, Fenske sweep distance races to lead second-place Tigers
Girls lacrosse: Tigers dethrone South in Section 1
PHOTOS: 326 do the Dew Run
Picture perfect: Farmington artist illustrates portraits resembling photography
Health column: What role will you play?
Summer concerts pair nature and music
Camp Avanti receives United Way grant
arts and entertainment
JPMorgan Chase Bank vs Jamey Engstrom
Winterwood Villas vs Kanchana and Okuwaki 115016.007
Anchor Bank vs. Roy Law 16-105230
Bank of America vs Kristi Edwards 12-085319
Ditech Financial vs Komemaly Vang 17-106630
Alvin G Meyer
Mark G. McGregor
Richard A. Caire
Kathleen M. Sawczynec, 62
Letters: Thanks for poppy support; Lewis' plan to put Wall Street first
Letter: Adoption outlets help make Last Hope successful
Viewpoint: Welcome relief from a rough news week
Editorial: Three branches of government for good reason
Editorial: You've graduated: Let lifelong learning begin
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April 18, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Bemidji assistant principal enters not guilty plea in social media sex charges; BCA investigating officer-involved shooting
BEMIDJI, Minn. — A middle school assistant principal in Bemidji pleaded not guilty Monday, April 17, to two felony counts of engaging in...
April 18, 2017 - 8:58am
March 21, 2017
Minnesota tax bills seek reductions for veterans' spouses
ST. PAUL—Widows and widowers of disabled military veterans in Minnesota could be eligible for a permanent property tax exemption after...
March 21, 2017 - 6:00pm
March 15, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Three injured in shooting in Bemidji; Ottertail homeowner charged with arson
BEMIDJI, Minn. —Three individuals were injured early Sunday morning after a shooting in Bemidji. According to a news release from Bemidji Chief of Police Mike Mastin, the police department and Beltrami County Sheriff's Office received a report of two people with gunshot wounds...
March 15, 2017 - 1:00pm
February 24, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Two found dead in house fire in NW Minnesota
NORTHOME, Minn.—Two people were found dead after a house fire early Wednesday in Northome, Koochiching County officials said. The town...
February 24, 2017 - 12:00pm
January 19, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Snowmobile driver seriously injured was fulfilling lifelong dream; western Minn. high school goes on lockdown
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A Garfield, Minn., snowmobile enthusiast was on his way to fulfilling a lifelong dream Sunday when things suddenly went very wrong north of Blackduck. According to his CaringBridge website, Brad Klinkner, his son Adam and a good friend were planning to fulfill...
January 19, 2017 - 8:59am
October 8, 2009
Hurd wins $25,000 in Ocean Spray recipe contest
Patrice Hurd of Bemidji won a $25,000 grand prize Tuesday in Ocean Spray's third annual Ultimate Cranberry Recipe Contest. The results were announced...
October 8, 2009 - 7:12am
September 22, 2009
Motorist strikes, kills big cat
About 10:40 p.m. Friday, a vehicle struck and killed a mountain lion on the Schoolcraft River Bridge on Carr Lake Road Southwest. Blane Klemek,...
September 22, 2009 - 7:10am
August 18, 2009
Health care forum split on government involvement
BEMIDJI. Minn. -- Jane Erwin drove here on Monday from Hoffman, Minn., to tell U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson that government shouldn't expand its...
August 18, 2009 - 7:42am
August 7, 2009
Oberstar lauds stimulus as helping recovery
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- "This is Recovery City," U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar, DFL-8th District, called Bemidji after a tour Thursday of millions of dollars in federal stimulus projects. From the $100,000 brand-new Paul Bunyan Transit bus used for the tour to stopping to wrap his knuckle on...
August 7, 2009 - 7:18am
May 13, 2009
Fire rescue: Bemidji man saves woman from burning house
Two minutes - that's the margin Bemidji emergency medical technician and former firefighter Tom Johnson estimates between the life and death...
May 13, 2009 - 7:17am
April 20, 2009
White House connection: Bemidji dog half-sister of Obama family dog
A Bemidji family has a White House canine connection. Ruby, a 2-year-old Portuguese water dog owned by Julie Quanrud and her husband, Ric Meixell,...
April 20, 2009 - 7:23am
March 26, 2009
Bemidji area flooding: Sandbaggers work to protect home
As light snow fell early Wednesday afternoon, sandbaggers worked to keep water from reaching a house north of Bemidji. The house, where Jeremy...
March 26, 2009 - 8:02am
February 9, 2009
Support for vets home strong in Bemidji area
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- East Grand Forks Mayor Lynn Stauss only heard about Beltrami County's effort to site a Minnesota veterans home two days ago, but he couldn't miss Friday's rally of support. More than 300 people, many of them veterans wearing veteran uniform caps, came Friday evening...
February 9, 2009 - 12:00am
October 15, 2008
Todd Palin to make northern Minnesota swing
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Todd Palin, husband of Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin, Republican John McCain's vice presidential running mate, will visit Bemidji on Thursday as part of a campaign swing. Palin will visit Bemidji Woolen Mills' factory center in the Bemidji Industrial Park at 6:30 p.m....
October 15, 2008 - 12:00am
October 14, 2008
Governor on the stump to stop DFL supermajority
Gov. Tim Pawlenty's veto remains the only thing standing in the way of "a runaway train of bad ideas," the Republican governor said Monday. In stumping for Republican House candidates John Carlson in 4A and Doug Lindgren in 2B in Bemidji, Pawlenty said both need to be elected Nov....
October 14, 2008 - 12:00am