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Peak Wind Gusts
Saturday night rain totals
This spring, lakes should see an earlier ice-off date than in the past
Planning commission passes hotel proposal, council is next
Doubles success in focus for DL tennis
Chippewa Triathlon accepting registrants
Big expectations for Laker softball
Track teams fifth and sixth at Bemidji
Jernberg, Smith headed to USAG Regionals
Pushing the boundaries of her time
Turning back the pages
Grilled lamb chops provide quick, flavorful meal
Earnings limits apply to widow’s benefits
Friends & Neighbors
MN legislature talks Sunday liquor sales
Gas prices take big dip in Minnesota
Microsoft Dynamics Lunch ‘n Learn set
The Lodge receives Chairman’s Award
Good named partner at Pemberton Law
Crisis Center to hold annual banquet
MSUM hosting trio of authors at on-campus events April 13
Watch out for April Fool’s Day at library
Egg decorating class Tuesday at NYM center
Long Lake Theater season starts June 10
Foundations have big impact
Needed: Crash course in open records
Letter: Some lake officials push back against ‘aggressive’ DNR stocking of muskie
Question was a deal-breaker
Help for problem gamblers
Six of top 10 most popular state parks located in northern Minnesota
Signs of spring are all around: From migration to sugaring
Last week to ice fish
Comments sought on proposed deer goals
Governor’s budget would help maintain vitality of Minnesota state parks
Murder mystery at the Holmes
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
January 26, 2015
Fire heavily damages south Bemidji home, four dogs lost
BEMIDJI -- A fire early Saturday heavily damaged a south Bemidji home. No one was injured, but four dogs died in the fire, officials said. The...
January 26, 2015 - 10:58am
January 20, 2015
Unresponsive Bemidji State student may have been outside for some time
BEMIDJI, Minn. - A 19-year-old woman found outside Sunday morning may have been lying outdoors for some time, Bemidji Police said Tuesday. Police said they responded to a call of an unresponsive female at 9:30 a.m. Sunday on the 1600 block of Calihan Avenue. Emergency personnel...
January 20, 2015 - 1:15pm
Bemidji college student found outside transported to hospital
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A Bemidji State University student was transported to Sanford Medical Center in Fargo after being found outside in the cold Sunday morning. The student has been identified as Hannah Rolschau. Scott Faust, BSU director of communications and marketing, said Rolschau...
January 20, 2015 - 10:19am
January 12, 2015
Lakers, Panthers swim to unlikely stalemate
Detroit Lakes and Park Rapids proved the Mid-State Conference swimming and diving race will be as close as the first relay and the final score as the Panthers and Lakers tied with 425 team points to share the Laker Invitational championship Saturday. Both top relay teams swam 1:53.12...
sports / Lakers
January 12, 2015 - 2:18pm
January 8, 2015
Hundreds pack emotional Sandpiper oil pipeline hearing in Bemidji
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Roughly 500 people attended a hearing in Bemidji that may help decide the fate of the Sandpiper oil pipeline planned to cross...
January 8, 2015 - 8:04am
January 7, 2015
Menagha man hurt in crash on icy road
BEMIDJI, Minn. – A Menagha, Minn., man is hospitalized after he lost control of his pickup truck and hit a bridge guardrail in Bemidji Wednesday morning. Minnesota State Patrol Lt. Tiffani Nielson said Joshua E. Nevala, 20, of Menagha, was headed east on Highway 2 when he lost...
news / accidents
January 7, 2015 - 9:46am
December 25, 2014
Lakers complete Bemidji sweep
Josh Cervenka scored 13 points — including two key second-half three-pointers — but the Bemidji High School basketball team couldn’t pull even with Detroit Lakes Tuesday night. The Lakers beat the Lumberjacks 60-44 at the BHS Gym. Bemidji (1-10) trailed 33-19 at halftime...
sports / Lakers
December 25, 2014 - 8:08pm
Girls basketball: Lakers bounce back against Bemidji
Kyley Foster and Shay Nielsen proved too much for the Bemidji High School girls basketball team as Detroit Lakes beat the Lumberjacks 74-40 on Tuesday night at the BHS Gymnasium. Foster scored 27 points — 26 in the first half — and Nielson scored 18 as the Lakers used quick...
sports / Lakers
December 25, 2014 - 7:57pm
December 23, 2014
Missing BSU student found 'safe'
BEMIDJI -- The 18-year-old BSU student who was reported missing has been found “safe,” according to the Leech Lake Tribal Police. The...
December 23, 2014 - 10:42am
Sanford Bemidji faces Medicare penalty
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Sanford Health Bemidji Medical Center faces a financial penalty from Medicare over the rate of preventable complications patients experience at the hospital, according to data released last week by the federal program. Medicare penalized the lowest-scoring 25...
December 23, 2014 - 7:48am
December 19, 2014
Autopsy shows hypothermia cause of BSU student's death
BEMIDJI -- Hypothermia appears to be the cause of a BSU student's death last week, according to preliminary autopsy results, Bemidji police said Thursday. Sandra Lommen, 20, of Bloomington, Minn., was found lying on the ground by a passerby the morning of Dec. 10. Lommen was...
December 19, 2014 - 11:55am
December 11, 2014
Police say BSU student who died fell into creek after party
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A Bemidji State University student who died Wednesday morning after leaving a house party in Bemidji is believed to have fallen in a creek before a passerby discovered her in a nearby wooded area in the city. "We believe she left this social gathering at approximately...
December 11, 2014 - 4:06pm
McBride in Bemidji Sunday
Martina McBride, a three-time Country Music Association Female Vocalist of the Year, will perform in concert this Sunday, Dec. 14 at Bemidji’s Sanford Center, as part of her “Everlasting” tour. The concert gets underway at 7 p.m., with doors opening one hour earlier. Tickets...
entertainment / events
December 11, 2014 - 7:30am
December 10, 2014
20-year-old BSU student dies after being found in wooded area
BEMIDJI -- A 20-year-old female BSU student was pronounced dead Wednesday morning after she was found unconscious in a wooded area in Bemidji. Bemidji...
December 10, 2014 - 8:43pm
Bemidji man in satisfactory condition after serious accident
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man is listed in satisfactory condition in a Fargo hospital following a two-vehicle accident Tuesday evening near the Bemidji Airport on U.S. Highway 2. Scott Wright, 37, was driving a 2001 Ford Ranger southbound on Moberg Drive when he was struck by a 1999...
news / accidents
December 10, 2014 - 3:26pm