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Bemidji is 'Fargo': From characters large and small to the town itself, a fictional Bemidji plays a large role in new, much-anticipated FX television series

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BEMIDJI — Crime. Corruption. Murder.

Ah jeez, it’s happening in Bemidji.

A fictional Bemidji that is.

About half of “Fargo,” the 10-episode FX Television series adaptation of the 1996 Academy Award winning film from the Coen brothers, takes place in a fictionalized Bemidji, according to the show’s writer and producer, Noah Hawley.
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Joe Froemming
Joe Froemming is a reporter/copy editor for the Bemidji Pioneer. You can follow him on Twitter @JosephBemidji
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