The following area students received scholarships from Bemidji State University for the 2003-04 academic year:
State lawmaker addresses
Rep. Dale Walz, R-Brainerd, District 12A
LITTLE FALLS -- One person was injured in a two-vehicle accident Sunday on Highway 238, three miles south of Highway 27, west of Little Falls.
Plan to be spooked this weekend
A barn can be a spooky place to venture into at night, a place where animal sounds create an eerie soundtrack for unimaginable things that may be lurking -- and waiting -- in the corners, hidden by the dark.
This was Brainerd
OCTOBER 20 - 30 years ago (1973) - North Long Lake bass are still providing plenty of action for interested anglers. Marv Koep, Roger Miller and Al Barnum, all of Nisswa, hooked a string in eight to 12 feet of water.
A day in the life of a public defender
The 27-year-old man's legs jittered up and down beneath the small table in the stark jail interview room, although he appeared more resigned than nervous.
The Staples-Motley Cardinals girls' tennis team is headed back to the Class 1A state tournament in Minneapolis. Jeremy Millsop previews the tournament and the Cardinals' chances of finishing well.
Julia A. Tepley
SAUK RAPIDS -- Julia Ann Tepley, 92-year-old resident of Sauk Rapids, Minn., formerly of rural Swanville, Minn., passed away Friday, Oct. 17, 2003, at St. Cloud Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 21, at the Word of Life Free Lutheran Church in Upsala, Minn.
Ervilla L. Mundt
PINE RIVER -- Ervilla L. Mundt, age 96, formerly of Rochester, died Saturday, Oct. 18, 2003, at Whispering Pines Good Samaritan Village in Pine River. Arrangements are pending with Brenny Funeral Chapel of Crosslake.
Roger J. Ostberg
HACKENSACK -- Roger J. Ostberg, age 77, of Hackensack, passed away Thursday, Oct. 16, 2003, at Whispering Pines Good Samaritan Center in Pine River. Arrangements are with Kline Funeral Home, Pine River.
Charlotte L. Benik
AITKIN -- Charlotte L. Benik, age 48, died on Saturday, Oct. 18, 2003, at her residence in Aitkin. Arrangements are with Willim-Northland Funeral Homes, Aitkin.
Belva L. Rappana
CROSBY -- Belva Leone Rappana, age 89, of Crosby, died on Friday, Oct. 17, 2003, at the Cuyuna Regional Care Center in Crosby. She was born on March 28, 1914, in Eden Prairie to Frank and Viola (Driver) Roach. She moved to Crosby at 4 years of age. She married Eddy Rappana on June 15, 1935. She was a member of Crosby-Ironton Presbyterian Church in Crosby.
School board elections are sometimes the forgotten political races, garnering little attention and low voter turnout.
Can you believe what you read in your local newspaper, or hear on the radio, or see on national TV? Not if they don't check the veracity of statements made by the people they quote. For example, we keep hearing that President Bush hyped the war on Iraq by stating Iraq was an "imminent danger."
Fergus Falls strikes fast to beat CLC
FERGUS FALLS -- A quick start and 500 yards buried the Central Lakes College football team Saturday as the Raiders lost 33-14 to the Fergus Falls Spartans.
Rematch BHS hopes to ax Lumberjacks for second time in week
Football teams usually don't like to play each other twice in a season but it's often unavoidable when postseason play rolls around.
State forecast for Minnesota
Wind advisory today for most of western minnesota...
State forecast for South Dakota
Wind advisory in effect today for north central to most of east...
State forecast for North Dakota
Wind advisory today...
Yards are decorated
Weather drawing by Dallas Lockwood in the Riverside School third-grade class of Mrs. Meyer.
Wisconsin state forecast
Today...Mostly sunny and unseasonably warm. Near record highs south. Highs around 70 near lake superior to the low to mid 80s south.
State forecast for Iowa
Today...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s to upper 80s.
The Brainerd Public Utilities Commission will meet 9 a.m. Oct. 28 in the commission meeting room at 1151 Highland Scenic Drive.
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