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Man dies after falling through ice on Alexandria-area lake, boy hospitalized
Teacher shaves head for good behavior reward
It's Food Share Month, when most food for year is donated
Healthcare costs not slowing at jail
DLPD looking to chat over a cup of joe, build relationships
Three Lakers named to All-Section 8A hockey team
Cowboys upset Nuggets in 8AA south basketball final
Waubun falls in Section 6A semifinals
Laker duo ready to enjoy state swimming and diving meet
Intense state final caps Huwe’s wrestling season
Pork replaces veal in this tasty saltimbocca dish
Earnings test doesn’t usually include pre- retirement income
Protect, detect and report Medicare fraud
Wednesday Matters: Everyday Praying Life
Students on Bethel University dean’s list
Friends & Neighbors
Leaner Target has Minnesota worried
Arctic Cat acquires riding gear company
Gas prices up again in Minnesota, nation
Marco Inc. purchases IT company, Solbrekk
Manufacturers to meet, talk exporting
Knights of Columbus to hold fish fry
Wood, Stoddard to play in NYM Saturday
Honor local physicians on Doctor’s Day, March 30
Ladysmith Black Mambazo’s unique sound has brought long-lived success
Easton Corbin plays Shooting Star this Friday
Federal shield law sorely needed
An Oscar for school bus drivers
Resolve debate over oil conditioning vs. stabilizing
Workforce housing key to economic growth
Do your part to stop pest, AIS invasions
The wildlife of MN: The pileated woodpecker
Wolf seen pursuing snowmobiles in Voyageurs National Park
Now is a good time to prep for open water season
The European starling is a transplant to North America
Ice house removal dates here
What is your top food pick from the Minnesota State Fair?
February 28, 2015
Five people vie for Bemidji city manager; interviews March 3
The names the five people who may become Bemidji’s next city manager were made public Thursday ahead of interviews scheduled early next month. The five male finalists all currently serve as administrators of cities or counties in rural Minnesota. They each stand a chance to replace...
February 28, 2015 - 5:50am
Writers conference set for summer in Bemidji
This summer, the Minnesota Northwoods Writers Conference, which prides itself on its award-winning teaching faculty, will offer intense weeklong workshops. Aimee Nezhuk-umatathil will lead the poetry workshop, Tayari Jones the fiction workshop, and Matt de la Peña our YA fiction...
February 28, 2015 - 5:35am
February 19, 2015
Rock band O.A.R. coming to Bemidji
The rock band O.A.R. will perform at the Sanford Center in Bemidji on Sunday, April 19, arena officials said Monday. The Rockville, Md.-based band is known for its live shows and extensive touring schedule, are back on the road in support of the band’s eighth studio albumn, “The...
entertainment / music
February 19, 2015 - 5:15am
February 18, 2015
Lakers win in last race again
The DL boys swimming and diving team has made a habit of winning races late in meets and did so again to defeat section rivals Bemidji by three points Tuesday. Caleb Howard, Ethan McCullough, Jake Anderson and anchor Jared Olson were called upon in the final race and won in a time...
sports / Lakers
February 18, 2015 - 10:07am
February 17, 2015
Bemidji man faces murder charges in stabbing
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- A Bemidji man is in custody facing felony murder charges after he allegedly stabbed a woman causing her death Friday. Brian Keith Jourdain, 25, made his first appearance in Beltrami County District Court on Tuesday. Jourdain is accused of stabbing Krista Marie...
news / crime
February 17, 2015 - 4:00pm
February 13, 2015
Nielsen sets all-time rebounding mark in Laker win
Senior center Shay Nielsen became the Lakers’ all-time rebounding leader highlighting a 69-38 blowout victory over visiting Bemidji Thursday Night at Ralph Anderson Gymnasium. Nielsen recorded a monster double-double scoring 24 points and pulling down 20 rebounds, her 18th to...
sports / Detroit Lakes
February 13, 2015 - 9:05am
February 4, 2015
Laker gymnasts finish regular season No. 1
The Laker gymnasts ran the table with the No. 1 ranking ending the regular season Saturday with a convincing victory over Bemidji at the Minnesota Flyers Gymnasium. Molly Lyngaas is also in top shape winning the all-around with wins on bars, vault and floor. The Lakers swept...
sports / Lakers
February 4, 2015 - 12:26pm
February 3, 2015
Laker swimmers third at Bemidji Invite
The Laker swimming and diving team placed third at Friday’s Bemidji Invitational, led by first and third place diving performances by Zane Freeman and Austin Gedrose. Melrose/Sauk put up 634 points to win the meet; Bemidji edged DL by 10 points 427-417 for second place. Freeman...
sports / Lakers
February 3, 2015 - 2:55pm
January 27, 2015
Bemidji man survives home explosion
GRANT VALLEY TOWNSHIP, Minn. -- The cause of a Monday night house explosion that injured a Bemidji-area man appears to be accidental, officials...
January 27, 2015 - 8:46pm
Young gymnasts gain experience at Bemidji
Detroit Lakes moved up a number of gymnasts to the varsity to spread some experience down the lineup in a loss at Bemidji Friday. “There were some kids that competed on the varsity level for the first time. I am very pleased how those kids stepped up and shined during that meet,”...
sports / Lakers
January 27, 2015 - 11:33am
Nordic teams fourth at Bemidji pursuits
Both Nordic Ski teams placed fourth at the Bemidji Pursuits Ski races Saturday. Little Falls won the boys race led by runner-up Hunter Zupko finishing in 30:22, two seconds behind the winner, Grand Rapids; Vasek Cervenka. Austin Askelson led the Lakers with a 13th place finish...
sports / Lakers
January 27, 2015 - 11:02am
Explosion levels home near Bemidji
BEMIDJI, Minn. - Bemidji firefighters responded to a report of an explosion Monday night at a residence southwest of Bemidji near the Grant Valley Township line. The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office issued a preliminary release Monday night that included a caller at 5:49 p.m....
January 27, 2015 - 8:49am
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