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Minn. drowning victim ‘a talented mechanic with a huge heart’
BMS annual giving opportunity
Recognition event for pipeline, underground utilities construction companies set for Saturday
Bemidji man charged with rape of minor
Bemidji Police to hold salvage vehicle auction
BOYS SOCCER: Wet, wild home opener ends in 4-0 BHS win
CROSS COUNTRY: Experienced Lumberjacks running down another shot at state
GIRLS SOCCER: Bemidji squeaks past Cathedral, 1-0 (PHOTO GALLERY)
TENNIS: Bemidji sweeps Hibbing, Perham
SWIMMING: BHS takes fifth place at Willmar in opener
Madeline D. Boswell
Albert Franklin "Dix" Coffin
Karen (Vogel) Severson
Stephen Michael Jackelen
Stephen Alexander Vencel
Cyndi Fenske: Goings on at the library in September
John Eggers: Find first day teacher success
MASTER GARDENERS: Slipping is not just for winter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The infinite nature of truth and reconciliation
John Eggers: Delight in the dog days of August
ART BRIEFS - SUNDAY AUG. 28
Patt Rall: Much music in Bemidj this week
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Punk’s Dead: SLC Punk 2’
Inspired and inspiring: Big Daddy Weave takes the stage tonight at Sanford Center
Art briefs: Sunday Aug. 21
FISH TALES: Jude Hicks on Lake Marquette
Blane Klemek: Observations on the American crow
FISH TALES: Gunner Ganske on Swenson Lake
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Caution needed to prevent spread of invasive species
DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
Lorraine Peck birthday
Edwina Batchelder birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Many stepped forward to clean up cemetery
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why do women wear high-heel shoes?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reporters struggle to deal with Trump
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Survey is next step for Bemidji YMCA project
Faith Hensrud: Moving forward at BSU and NTC with a focus on student success
March 22, 2016
HIGHER EDUCATION: Thompson says he’ll reach out to community and beyond: Second BSU/NTC presidential candidate visits campus
BEMIDJI -- Al Thompson said he would boost recruiting and promote diversity if he were named the next president of BSU and Northwest Technical...
March 22, 2016 - 9:36pm
March 21, 2016
HIGHER EDUCATION: Setting the standard. BSU/NTC presidential candidate Hanley visits campus, says schools are ready to lead in the future
BEMIDJI -- Rodney Hanley touted his work for the environment and his ability to get things done when money is tight and opinions are abundant...
March 21, 2016 - 9:43pm
March 20, 2016
Students in the News 03/20/2016
Local students named to dean's list at Oak Hills BEMIDJI—Local students were named to the fall 2015 dean's list at Oak Hills Christian College. Students are listed by name, hometown and year in school: Shannon Arney, Bemidji, senior; Jasmine Fairbanks, Bemidji, senior; Ashley...
March 20, 2016 - 12:31am
March 13, 2016
Students in the News: 03/13/2016
Local students earn academic honors ST. CLOUD—St. Cloud Technical and Community College recently congratulated students for their academic achievement fall 2015. Maren Erpelding, of Bemidji, was named to the president's list, and Avery Mann, of Laporte, was named to the dean's...
March 13, 2016 - 12:49am
March 10, 2016
Online MBA program at BSU accepting students
BEMIDJI -- BSU’s revamped online Master of Business Administration program is now accepting students for the fall. The program consists of 12 courses taught entirely online by BSU faculty, with an emphasis on business principles, strategic analysis and leadership development. Students...
March 10, 2016 - 4:23pm
NTC takes part in pilot program offering free tuition for qualified students
BEMIDJI -- A pilot program through the Minnesota Office of Higher Education is offering qualifying students entering Northwest Technical College this fall an opportunity to receive their education for free. MnSCU’s Two-Year Occupational Grant Pilot Program provides financial help...
March 10, 2016 - 4:20pm
February 28, 2016
STUDENTS IN THE NEWS for 02/28/16
Dufault named to dean's list MAYVILLE, N.D.—Elizabeth Dufault, of Hines, has been named to the dean's list for the fall semester at Mayville State University. To be named to the dean's list, a student has attained a grade point average of 3.5 or higher and successfully complete...
February 28, 2016 - 12:43am
February 27, 2016
State agency finds Hibbing school district allowed sexual discrimination
HIBBING, Minn. -- The Hibbing school district allowed sexual discrimination against students to occur, a state agency says, having failed to respond to complaints from female students who faced inappropriate questioning about sexual abuse, and other sex-based behavior by a senior...
February 27, 2016 - 2:10pm
February 23, 2016
Narrowing the gap: Local graduation report released
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji High School narrowed two key achievement gaps in 2015, according to data released this week by the Minnesota Department of Education. The state’s graduation report shows that 86.2 percent of students at Bemidji High School graduated on time last year, compared...
February 23, 2016 - 9:37pm
Students take their next nursing steps: BSU holds induction ceremony for nursing students
BEMIDJI -- Megan Berens has always wanted to be a nurse. It hasn’t been easy -- there have been many obstacles along her journey. In high...
February 23, 2016 - 8:29pm
February 22, 2016
Community education to hold ACT prep course
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Area Schools Community Education is offering an ACT prep course. The class will meet from 6:50 to 7:50 a.m. Feb. 29, March 1, 2, 7, 8, 9 and 10 at the Bemidji High School. Cost is $35, which includes reviews in reading, writing, language, science and math....
February 22, 2016 - 8:12pm
February 21, 2016
Students in the news
Vollen named to dean's list at U of M MINNEAPOLIS—Zachary Vollen, 2013 Bemidji High School graduate, was named to the dean's list for the 2015 fall semester at University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering. Vollen is the son of Julie and Harry Vollen. To be named...
February 21, 2016 - 12:33am
February 17, 2016
Kelliher school head to visit Washington
KELLIHER — Tim Lutz, Kelliher School superintendent, will travel to Washington, D.C., on Monday and Tuesday to meet with Minnesota’s Congressional representatives in support of efforts to improve school nutrition. Lutz will meet with the office of Rep. Collin Peterson, and also...
February 17, 2016 - 11:10pm
February 15, 2016
Bemidji Middle School math team advances to state
BEMIDJI -- A team from Bemidji Middle School is moving on to state competition following a first-place finish last Friday at a mathematics meet at Northland Community & Technical College in Thief River Falls. The Bemidji team -- Kenneth Anttila, Hayden Holmes, Samantha Melberg...
February 15, 2016 - 5:48pm
February 14, 2016
STUDENTS IN THE NEWS for 02/14/2016
Local students named to dean's list at UND
February 14, 2016 - 12:06am