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Minnesota moose herd stable but still down
Minnesota police sergeant loses job, put on probation for sex with 17-year-old
Catch and release returning to Mille Lacs for open water season
Charges: Minnesota man kidnapped baby to try to get girlfriend back
School district approves cost shares for new elementary school
Wild score 12 seconds into overtime to beat Kings
SOFTBALL: Yost, Beavers open season with 6-1 win
TENNIS: BSU improves to 7-3 with weekend wins
BSU’s Lopez breaks school record at NSIC track meet
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Jacks travel to TRF for section playoff opener
Judith "Judy" Charlene Haack
Jonathan Peter Miller
Ronald M. Severson
Sandra Kay Nelson
SCOTTY ALLISON COLUMN: Work continues to build veterans home in Bemidji
LIBRARY CORNER: March is an eventful month at the library
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Best Picture a sure win for 'La La Land'
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Why go into teaching?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A story of guns and Carroll Shiff
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb. 26
PATT RALL COLUMN: Start the Spring with scents in the air
Northern Community Radio debuts new segment, podcast
A 'Great' show for Jim: Great Northern Radio Show to honor Jim Miller during live Bemidji broadcast
Art briefs for Sunday, Feb 19
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Chickadees keep all of us company
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Tips for catching eelpout
Forest Service to host land meeting
Fish, game and trapping licenses expire Tuesday
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: The time for melt and freeze, melt and freeze
DNR urges caution on rapidly deteriorating ice
Column: The power of noticing can save lives
AstroBob: Can you see the Russian landers, rovers on the moon? Yes!
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Letter to the Editor: Beltrami County deputy: It's been a privilege to serve you
February 26, 2017
Students in the News, Sunday, Feb. 26
Heath touring with The Concordia Choir MOORHEAD—Levi Heath, of Bemidji, is touring with The Concordia Choir on its annual national tour...
February 26, 2017 - 6:00am
February 23, 2017
Local, state graduation rates trend upward: Department of Education releases class of ’16 numbers
BEMIDJI -- High school graduation rates statewide and at Bemidji Area Schools went up last year, according to data released by the Minnesota...
February 23, 2017 - 5:05pm
Dawn of a new dorm: Oak Hills to unveil Robert H. Thompson Memorial Residence Hall
BEMIDJI—A multi-million dollar dorm at Oak Hills Christian College opened for students last month, and is set for a public tour this weekend....
February 23, 2017 - 3:56pm
February 19, 2017
Students in the News for Feb. 19
Gast, Vanasse named at VCC ELY—Students Lucas Gast and Jamie Vanasse, of Bemidji, were named to the fall 2016 honors list at Vermilion...
February 19, 2017 - 10:15am
February 18, 2017
Safety conference early-bird registration deadline approaching
Early-bird registration for Optivation's 12th Annual Northern Minnesota Safety Conference is open until Monday, March 6. The conference, which typically sells out, will be held Tuesday, April 25 in Bemidji.
February 18, 2017 - 7:00pm
BSU students offering free tax assistance
Bemidji State University business and accounting students are volunteering their time and services as a part of the Internal Revenue Service’s...
February 18, 2017 - 6:00pm
BSU, NTC President Hensrud joins campaign to advance women in higher education leadership
Dr. Faith C. Hensrud, president of Bemidji State University and Northwest Technical College, has joined the American Council on Education’s...
February 18, 2017 - 5:00pm
February 17, 2017
Learning technology basics at Horace May: ‘Code club’ meets twice each week
BEMIDJI—About a dozen Horace May students spend their Thursday and Friday mornings learning basic coding or 3-D design techniques, among...
February 17, 2017 - 9:26pm
February 16, 2017
BSU faculty organization condemns Trump travel ban
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji State University Faculty Association on Thursday released a statement opposing President Donald Trump's late January...
February 16, 2017 - 5:28pm
February 15, 2017
Delayed land sale could mean new start date or location for TrekNorth expansion
BEMIDJI—A delayed land deal has prompted TrekNorth charter school's leaders to look for other spots for a planned elementary school expansion....
February 15, 2017 - 6:41pm
February 13, 2017
Liberty named U.S. presidential scholarship candidate
BEMIDJI—Mitakamizi Liberty, enrolled member of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe and a graduating senior at TrekNorth High School, has been...
February 13, 2017 - 9:32am
February 10, 2017
HIGHER EDUCATION: Dayton looks to expand grant funds for college students
BEMIDJI—Unveiled earlier this week, Gov. Mark Dayton's proposed two-year state budget includes tens of millions of new dollars for Minnesota's...
February 10, 2017 - 5:17pm
February 9, 2017
EDUCATION: Dayton's proposal would send millions more to Bemidji-area schools
BEMIDJI—Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's state budget proposal includes a $609 million increase in public education spending over the next two years, and nearly $6 million of that would go to Bemidji-area school districts and charter schools.
February 9, 2017 - 6:12pm
February 7, 2017
Students at BSU and NTC form new student Lions Club
BEMIDJI—Students at BSU and Northwest Technical College who were looking for community and humanitarian service opportunities have organized a student Lions Club, which will celebrate its charter night on Thursday, Feb 16. Two dozen BSU students will celebrate the club's formation...
February 7, 2017 - 5:32pm
February 3, 2017
Dayton seeks tuition help for low and middle income students: $62 million sought to allow more to attend college with lower debt
ST. PAUL — A third job probably would have meant Madilyne Wegener needed more than four years to graduate from St. Cloud State University....
February 3, 2017 - 3:27pm