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Iowa student Mollie Tibbetts found dead a month after she vanished, authorities say
An Eagle Scout at only 13, Minnesota boy is driven by service
Minnesota man accused of assisting in wife's suicide
Minnesota man with 17 prior DWIs was on meth when he crashed
Data: Aug. 21, 2018
Report charges sexual harassment by University of Minnesota Duluth women's coach
NHL standout Cullen's hockey arena adding third ice sheet
Walk-on freshman Zack Annexstad named Gophers' starting quarterback
Hunters asked to try to avoid shooting ear-tagged, radio-collared research bears
Amateur baseball: Bulls advance in state tournament
Puppy owning employees of this Twin Cities company can now work from home thanks to new 'fur-ternity' leave policy
Sanford, Good Samaritan Society affiliation clears regulatory process
Hy-Vee earns kudos from Greenpeace
Fraud: Costly, painful and all too common
Railway seeks historic designation
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Commentary: 'Judas' leaves us shattered, but God still God
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Column: Two events on horizon at Worthington Middle School
Letter: Fill out survey and support theater effort
Commentary: Noticing others is first step to kindness
Raymond "Rip" Beckering
Steven J. Huisken
Leona E. Fenske
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Column: Mop bucket surprise
Commentary: Harvesting late summer crops
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Leland & Donna Hain
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MNIT seeks funds to protect Minnesotans' data
Probate of Vernon G. Engelkes
City of Worthington planning commission notice of public hearing
August 9, 2018
Man claims nearly $550,000 winning lottery ticket sold in Bemidji
ROSEVILLE, Minn.—Instead of digging holes for a new fence, Michael Shelton spent Thursday on an "unbelievable" road trip. The Bemidji man...
August 9, 2018 - 4:51pm
Minnesota air quality alert extended through Saturday, expands southward
BEMIDJI—An air quality alert first issued Wednesday for parts of Minnesota has been extended through Saturday, and also expanded southward, by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency. The alert will run through 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, and the affected region includes the...
August 9, 2018 - 3:08pm
$550,000 winning lottery ticket sold in Bemidji
ROSEVILLE, Minn. — A Minnesota Lottery winning ticket of nearly $550,000 recently was sold at a Bemidji business. Orton's Bemidji Cenex, located at 555 Paul Bunyan Drive NW in Bemidji, sold a Gopher 5 ticket worth $549,633, according to a release Thursday from the Minnesota...
August 9, 2018 - 11:13am
July 20, 2018
Bemidji joins 130 Minnesota cities to oppose sale of strong alcohol in grocery, convenience stores
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- The Bemidji City Council has approved a resolution opposing the sale of strong alcohol in grocery and convenience stores. To show legislative leaders where they stand on the matter, 130 other Minnesota cities have passed similar resolutions. Historically, bills...
July 20, 2018 - 6:13pm
July 2, 2018
Hockey Day Minnesota 2019 dates, teams revealed
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The wait is over. The dates and matchups for Hockey Day Minnesota 2019 in Bemidji are set. The dates: Jan. 17-19, 2019....
July 2, 2018 - 4:37pm
June 28, 2018
National Paul Bunyan Day celebrates Minnesota's iconic resident
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Is there any better place to celebrate national Paul Bunyan Day on Thursday, June 28, than in Bemidji, where the legendary...
June 28, 2018 - 5:23pm
May 25, 2018
Rochester woman walks more than 300 miles to promote peace with North Korea
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Twenty-one days and about 300 miles after she left Rochester on foot, Kyong Juhn arrived at the Bemidji visitor center around...
May 25, 2018 - 6:58pm
May 21, 2018
Homeless man accused of Bemidji armed robbery arrested in Moorhead
MOORHEAD — A 62-year-old homeless man accused of stealing more than $31,000 worth of devices from a Bemidji cellphone store at gunpoint...
May 21, 2018 - 5:54pm
May 6, 2018
Sanford Health Bemidji ‘shelves’ wellness center project
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A proposed $27 million wellness center and sports complex for Bemidji has been put on hold indefinitely. Bryan Nermoe, Sanford Bemidji executive vice president, said the plan to construct the facility on Sanford’s campus on the north side of the city has been “shelved.”...
May 6, 2018 - 6:49am
April 18, 2018
Governor skeptical about vet home proposal
ST. PAUL—A GOP House plan to fund new veterans homes in the state, including one in Bemidji, would tap excess funds from U.S. Bank Stadium,...
April 18, 2018 - 5:44pm
April 17, 2018
Bemidji man arrested on charges of soliciting sex from child
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. -- A Bemidji man has been accused of soliciting sex from a child in Pennington County, where he met a sheriff’s deputy...
April 17, 2018 - 5:13pm
March 1, 2018
Bemidji, Minn. man found dead in fish house on Leech Lake
WALKER, Minn.—A 21-year-old Bemidji man was found dead Sunday, Feb. 25, in a fish house on Leech Lake, authorities said. The Cass County...
March 1, 2018 - 4:44pm
February 8, 2018
Bemidji school administrator sentenced to serve local jail term concurrent with federal prison time for sexual conversations with students
BEMIDJI—An emotional and largely symbolic sentencing hearing brought legal proceedings against Brandon Bjerknes to a close Thursday, Feb....
February 8, 2018 - 12:46pm
February 7, 2018
Curling Capital U.S.A.: Olympics puts Bemidji signature sport in the spotlight
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The Winter Olympics always make for a special time in "Curling Capital U.S.A." Bemidji, Minn., the home of America's only...
February 7, 2018 - 8:15pm
February 6, 2018
Driver slams into Minnesota office building during apparent medical emergency
BEMIDJI - A person who appeared to have a medical emergency was rushed to the hospital after apparently driving a truck into a financial advisory...
February 6, 2018 - 8:40am