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Western Minnesota's Rep. Collin Peterson says he's running again
Minnesota milk producers find new processors to fill void
Man slashes tires on Menards trucks after they wouldn’t take return without receipt
SPORTS: Weather causes more BHS, BSU schedule changes
The church of baseball: Bemidji native, former major leaguer Hickerson has fascinating past combining sport with ministry
Twins miss out on sweep of Rangers, as Santiago mourns
Wild ponder long-term contracts for Granlund, Neiderreiter
Vikings will look again to have success outside first round
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Look at the brighter side of life
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: We must open our minds to diverse teachings
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MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: What is that weed?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you know your Twins?
ESPN layoffs: A list of which employees have been fired
'Expo'-sure to the arts: Group to host first-ever Arts Expo on Saturday
Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Growing beans from seed to harvest
Up a tree!
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Warm-up helps spawn, walleyes should be ready for opener
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Wood ducks always welcome in the spring
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Finding your favorite gardening tools
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Quam: My promotion coincided with the death of my 16-year-old nephew
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A leader or a partisan pawn?
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Minnesota Health Plan’ is a plan for all
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May 6, 2015
Panoramic Park: Paul Bunyan Park renovations going smoothly, officials say
BEMIDJI -- The reconstruction of Paul Bunyan Park is in full swing, with officials working hard to make the area surrounding Bemidji’s famous...
May 6, 2015 - 5:28pm
February 10, 2015
Bemidji Day at the Capitol is Wednesday
BEMIDJI -- Although the Minnesota Capitol is covered in scaffolding and ‘closed’ signs, the Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce will continue its annual Bemidji Day at the Capitol tradition Wednesday. The Chamber and other Bemidji civic leaders will drive some four hours by...
February 10, 2015 - 8:07pm
December 13, 2014
State Chamber president talks Bemidji skills gap: Shortage of trained workers statewide
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji has a skills gap, and the shortage of trained workers is driving away businesses, Minnesota Chamber of Commerce Interim President...
December 13, 2014 - 12:45am
October 27, 2014
'First City of Lights' needs more donations
BEMIDJI -- The event that brightens Bemidji's longest nights needs a little jolt. Lori Paris, Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce president, said Monday the annual "Night We Light" celebration is about $8,000 short of the money it needs to put on the full downtown display of trees...
October 27, 2014 - 9:47pm
Welcome to Bemidji: Carol Olson often the first person people talk to when visiting
BEMIDJI -- Tucked along the lakeside, next to Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox, rests the Tourist Information Center, a building where Carol...
October 27, 2014 - 9:42pm
May 30, 2014
Chamber of Commerce bestows annual awards
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce held its 10th annual Awards of Excellence Luncheon at the Hampton Inn and Suites Thursday, honoring...
May 30, 2014 - 12:10am
September 12, 2013
Ambassadors visit Urbanesque
Ambassadors recently visited the newly opened Urbanesque, a boutique located downtown Bemidji at 504 Beltrami Ave. They offer refinished furniture,...
September 12, 2013 - 8:53pm
May 23, 2013
Lueken’s, Bar 209 among Chamber of Commerce honorees
Two Bemidji businesses were honored Thursday as Business of the Year at the ninth annual Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce Awards of Excellence...
May 23, 2013 - 2:39pm
May 9, 2013
Bensen to receive lifetime achievement award
Former Bemidji State University President Jim Bensen will receive the Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce’s 2013 Charlie Naylor Lifetime Achievement Award. Bensen served as BSU’s president from July 1994 to August 2001. Originally from Erskine, Minn., Bensen graduated from BSU...
May 9, 2013 - 5:57pm
December 21, 2012
Ambassadors visit Benusa Appliances, TV’s & Mattresses
Ambassadors welcomed Benusa Appliances, TV’s & Mattresses to town recently. They are located at 750 Paul Bunyan Drive and offer brands...
December 21, 2012 - 7:43pm
December 11, 2012
Pioneer Editorial: Cheers and Jeers
Vigorous debates on tap for Minnesota Late last week, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton provided an overview of his priorities for the next two years. The top goal for everyone will be enacting a two-year budget – but expect plenty of fireworks. The governor wants to deal with a projected...
December 11, 2012 - 12:43am
December 7, 2012
Students decorate Tourist Information Center Christmas tree
Students have decorated the Christmas tree at the Tourist Information Center. The decorations were made by Amanda Nelson’s art students at the Paul Bunyan Center. Nancy Sullivan’s students made marshmallow snowmen, Alisha Lindenfelser’s students made Santas and Lana Hunsberger’s...
December 7, 2012 - 6:39pm
December 6, 2012
Hospitality tax lacks chamber support
BEMIDJI – The Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce doesn’t support a hospitality tax at this time, the organization’s president Lori Paris said Wednesday. Chamber board members met with city officials Wednesday morning to talk about the tax as a means to help pay for Sanford Center...
December 6, 2012 - 12:47am
November 2, 2012
Bemidji Area Chamber Ambassadors visit North Homes
Bemidji Chamber Ambassadors visited with Kim Anderson, North Homes children and family services regional director. Ambassadors toured the facility...
November 2, 2012 - 8:26pm
Bemidji Chamber Ambassadors visit Outerworld
Bemidji Area Chamber Ambassadors visited the owners of Outerworld, Val and Terry Angell, at their new location on Beltrami Avenue. The bigger...
November 2, 2012 - 8:24pm