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ND secretary of state candidate drops out, raising questions about GOP's next steps
Former longtime Jamestown city councilman, mayor dies
Child, father die after kayak overturns in Hart Lake in northern Minn.
One home destroyed, another heavily damaged after fire in Ada, Minn.
Critics fear China has trade edge over Trump
crime and courts
'Celtic Woman' coming to the Fritz in June
'The Watson Intelligence' is whimsical, complex, funny, thought-provoking
Toby Keith to play Fargo's Scheels Arena in September
Casting Crowns to come to Alerus
Norwegian heritage takes center stage as Syttende Mai approaches
Eatbeat: To the Moon and back
Commentary: Am I the only one plagued by comedic bad luck? Maybe.
Twin Cities program helps memory care patients connect
Small-town care just what the doctor ordered
Grafton pilot and WWII veteran reflects on a lifelong love of aviation
McGarry brothers helping Central golf to bright future
Warriors rout Rockets in Game 3
Jutanugarn birdies playoff holes, wins LPGA tourney
Sunday's local scoreboard
Best in the West
Alfred D. Knutson
Richard A. Zaruba
Allen T. Myrvik
Dennis A. Lyons
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Fishing runs hot and cold for Lake of the Woods crew
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Mike Jacobs: Cowbirds add spice to a spring evening
Brad Dokken: Safety spout fuels colorful encounter in the boonies on the eve of Minnesota Fishing Opener
Lloyd Omdahl: Ethics of 1900s no longer good enough
Commentary: The NDGOP cannot stand behind a convicted peeping Tom
House candidates differ on ACA, corporate farming
Commentary: Voter ID issue deserves something better than Democratic rhetoric
Commentary: Lead yourself well at every age
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Roger & Sharon Gustafson
Larry & Ruby Roy
50th Wedding Anniversary
Aeson Laverneous Koprince
January 12, 2018
Poganski's goals lead UND past Bemidji State in series opener
BEMIDJI—Seven games into the season, Austin Poganski was one of just two players on the UND men's hockey roster without a point. The captain...
January 12, 2018 - 10:50pm
November 15, 2017
2 percent hospitality tax proposed in Bemidji
BEMIDJI, Minn.—A new 2 percent hospitality tax idea that could bring in $1.25 million annually has received support from the Bemidji lodging/business...
November 15, 2017 - 8:35pm
October 18, 2017
VenuWorks could pay more than $100,000 in restitution to Bemidji
BEMIDJI, Minn.—The Ames, Iowa-based management company VenuWorks has paid the city of Bloomington, Ill., $40,535 in restitution and is...
October 18, 2017 - 6:17pm
October 7, 2017
Comedian Ralphie May dies at 45; comic's remarks about Native Americans led to cancellation of Fargo, Bemidji shows
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Ralphie May, the nationally known stand-up comedian who had to cancel or postpone several regional shows last year because...
October 7, 2017 - 3:48pm
December 22, 2016
Bemidji working with state auditor's office on Sanford Center investigation
BEMIDJI, Minn. — Bemidji city staff has received a summary report on possible financial improprieties during the tenure of the former executive...
December 22, 2016 - 5:45pm
October 31, 2016
Top management gets the boot at Bemidji Sanford Center
BEMIDJI, Minn.—Staff changes at the Sanford Center continued last week, with the Ames, Iowa-based managing company VenuWorks moving to terminate two top management employees. According to President Steve Peters, VenuWorks eliminated the Associate Executive Director position,...
October 31, 2016 - 10:07pm
July 23, 2015
‘Prairie Home Companion’ live broadcast set for Nov. 7 at Bemidji’s Sanford Center
Garrison Keillor is returning to Bemidji. The Sanford Center will host Keillor’s longstanding variety show “A Prairie Home Companion” on Nov. 7. Doors will open at 4 p.m. and the show starting at 4:45 p.m.
July 23, 2015 - 7:00pm
April 14, 2013
Sanford Center: Webb gives city leaders confidence
BEMIDJI - It's the summer of 2009, and Curtis Webb is slogging through the mud, past the steel beams that would become the Sanford Center on...
April 14, 2013 - 12:00am
August 20, 2012
Exec director for Sanford Center search moves forward
BEMIDJI, Minn. - The company managing the city-owned Sanford Center said it wants to have a new executive director in place by October. Andy Long, regional vice president for VenuWorks and interim operations manager until a replacement is hired, said Monday during a Sanford Center...
August 20, 2012 - 5:30pm
January 11, 2012
Man found dead near Bemidji's Sanford Center
Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding a man found dead in a drainage ditch outside the Sanford Center at 4:51 p.m. Tuesday. Several officers were called to the scene. No other details were immediately available. The Bemidji Pioneer, like the Herald, is a Forum Communications...
January 11, 2012 - 2:32pm
December 14, 2011
Former Alerus Center manager runs Bemidji events center
Roger Swanson has been named executive director of The Sanford Center in Bemidji, according to VenuWorks, the firm running the city's events center. He'd been interim director since mid-October, succeeding Robert LeBarron. Swanson was executive director for Grand Forks' Alerus Center...
December 14, 2011 - 5:38pm
September 27, 2011
Bemidji's Sanford Center experiences first-year growings, outgoing official says
September 27, 2011 - 2:02pm
February 4, 2011
Sanford Center: Minnesota artist Karl Jaeger transforms hockey archives into hockey art
February 4, 2011 - 9:05pm