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Bemidji High School senior Emily Falldorf prepares to bump the volleyball during a scrimmage against Roseau Tuesday at BHS. Falldorf recently announced that she had made a verbal commitment to play college volleyball at Division II Minot State University. Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer
VOLLEYBALL: BHS senior Falldorf makes verbal commitment to Minot State
15 hours 45 min ago
Daily arrests for Aug. 21-26
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As students are starting classes at BSU this fall, Bill Blackwell Jr. begins his first year as the Director of the American Indian Resource Center. Blackwell succeeds former executive director Anton Treuer who lead the center for three years. (Crystal Dey, Bemidji Pioneer)
Bridging the culture gap: BSU Director of American Indian Resource Center targets student retention
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Construction to start soon on new Bemidji hotel: Candlewood Suites will be on former MNDOT site
17 hours 28 min ago
The heavily damaged boat is shown in this submitted photo.
Driver in fatal boat crash charged
1 hour 41 min ago
Pipeline company Enbridge seeks huge payback on taxes
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Kyla Mauk, a 19-year-old college student from Howard Lake, Minn., representing Wright County, was crowned the 62nd Princess Kay of the Milky Way in an evening ceremony at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds August 26. Mauk will serve as the official goodwill ambassador for nearly 3,500 Minnesota dairy farm families. Kyla is the daughter of Chris and Harlan Mauk, and attends South Dakota State University, where she is pursuing a degree in agriculture education. (Photo courtesy Midwest Dairy Association)
62nd Princess Kay of the Milky Way crowned
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St. Michael man dies from accident where his vehicle was hit by motor home
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Baltes to make stop at Wayside Rest
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Meteorologist Kjar retiring from Valley News Live
18 hours 33 min ago
Legal liaison program set next week
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Conservation Officer Mitch Sladek is shown here with the mounts and plaques seized in the Zimmerman investigation. They are now included in one of the DNR’s Turn In Poachers (TIP) Wall of Shame displays. (Photo by Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.)
Man admits to poaching multiple deer at wildlife refuge
August 25, 2015 - 5:29pm
Children’s Lego club starts Sept. 14
18 hours 48 min ago
Park Rapids Friendly Squares square dance
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Harmony Co-op announces grants for kitchen use
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Kay Murphy has began working for the city of Bemidji in 1986 and became City Clerk in 2005. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)

BEMIDJI—There's no short answer to what responsibilities Kay Murphy has as Bemidji City Clerk, because in her position, every part of town is under her watch.

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