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MASTER GARDENERS: Garden seed planning starts now
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Time for a love story
DELGADO COLUMN: Native American graves and repatriation protection emerge once again
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What about kids that don't want to learn?
PRIME TIME: Children's Time on Sunday morning
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
Kim Kardashian breaks silence on Paris robbery
Bemidji Symphony Orchestra presents 'Celtic Legends'
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The BWCA: Memories of a special place of pure, natural beauty
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Spring is here, and open water isn't too far behind
Catch-and-release walleye season for Mille Lacs Lake again this year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Reassess ice conditions every day and make safe decisions
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The white pasque flower and horned lark-- harbingers of spring
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Planning the spring garden calendar
Fielding Questions: Rabbit damage can ruin evergreens
Phillips: Everything changes when kindness enters the room
Minding our Elders: Feeling useful integral to emotional health
Bemidji Area Schools
March 24, 2017
Bemidji Middle School assistant principal charged with 2 felonies
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Middle School’s assistant principal was charged with two felonies Friday after allegedly posing as a 13-year-old boy on...
23 hours 18 min ago
UPDATED: Bemidji Middle School vice principal arrested
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Middle School’s assistant principal was arrested Thursday evening and is currently being held in the Beltrami County Jail...
March 24, 2017 - 2:44pm
March 23, 2017
Report: Schools spend millions on state tests with ‘limited’ usefulness
BEMIDJI -- A state report published earlier this month found that Minnesota schools spend millions of dollars and untold hours administering state-mandated tests, but faculty and administrators have to clear a variety of logistical hurdles to do so and are often unsure how to interpret...
March 23, 2017 - 7:03pm
An a capella opportunity at BMS: ‘Six Appeal’ plays in leadup to show choir fundraiser
BEMIDJI -- An a capella group dazzled Bemidji Middle School students Thursday morning ahead of a larger show choir fundraiser this weekend. The...
March 23, 2017 - 6:06pm
March 21, 2017
No early release days next year at Bemidji Area Schools
BEMIDJI -- Staff development time at Bemidji Area Schools was at the heart of a brief school board discussion Monday, after which school district leaders opted for a 2017-18 calendar that has a pair of full-day professional development sessions rather than four half-days that would...
March 21, 2017 - 5:32pm
March 20, 2017
Board approves Gene Dillon utility bid; groundbreaking for new school set for March 27
BEMIDJI—Bemidji Area Schools leaders approved Monday a bid to build proprietary water and sewer lines to a new elementary school. The School...
March 20, 2017 - 8:42pm
March 17, 2017
No injuries after early morning school bus crash
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji Area Schools bus crashed as it tried to navigate down an icy hill in the Nymore neighborhood early Friday morning, but the accident resulted in no injuries, according to school district transportation department staff. Transportation Coordinator Greg Liedl...
March 17, 2017 - 11:22am
March 13, 2017
Some Bemidji Area Schools classes exceed recommended size
BEMIDJI -- A handful of classrooms at Bemidji Area Schools have more students than recommended by district policy. Nine elementary school classrooms...
March 13, 2017 - 5:38pm
March 6, 2017
'Taking a stand in history': Bemidji-area students show their projects at BSU
BEMIDJI—Adolescent history buffs had the chance to show the fruits of their studies Monday at a regional Minnesota History Day competition...
March 6, 2017 - 9:18pm
March 1, 2017
Learning global games: Bemidji Middle Schoolers learn ‘Kabbadi’ from international BSU students
BEMIDJI—A line of "raiders" and a line of "antis" at Bemidji Middle School squared off Wednesday. The raiders spent a few minutes quibbling...
March 1, 2017 - 10:24am
February 28, 2017
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Growing in the right direction
Some cheers for the news events of the past week. Quickly becoming a focal point for entrepreneurship in Minnesota, the LaunchPad in Bemidji already is expanding and deserves a cheer. As part of the revamped Mayflower Building downtown, the LaunchPad helps startup business and entrepreneurs,...
February 28, 2017 - 9:15am
February 27, 2017
School district approves cost shares for new elementary school
BEMIDJI—Bemidji Area Schools leaders unanimously approved two "memorandums of understanding" that outline the school district's expenses...
February 27, 2017 - 8:36pm
February 26, 2017
Assess and respond: Dealing with school safety threats is an exercise in context, instincts
CASS LAKE—When school administrators learn of a threat to students or staff, their decision to evacuate or lock down a school can be swift....
February 26, 2017 - 12:26am
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
February 22, 2017
Busy on the Bus: Wednesday proclaimed School Bus Driver Appreciation Day
At a glance: Bemidji Area Schools busing 4,000: Approximate number of students Bemidji Area Schools buses to and from school each day. 1.3 million:...
February 22, 2017 - 7:32pm