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Felony charges filed in alleged Fergus Falls auto fraud
New Sanford Medical Center in Fargo brings day of firsts
Lawsuit against Crookston diocese sees multiple judge recusals
Missing Fargo restaurateur borrowed $25,000 and owed thousands to others before disappearing, court documents show
First canine influenza case confirmed in Brainerd lakes area
Sports physical blitz planned for July 27, Aug. 10
Area hoops teams to play in Pacesetter tournament
Three-time champ Sheetz makes her return as women tee off at Birchmont
Minnesota Lynx weather Liberty rally for 76-75 win
Garcia comes aboard; Twins send Gibson packing
Bernice May Dow
Richard H. Jorstad
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Can we obtain a 'perfect Union'?
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VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The natural laws are all around us
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'Simpsons' creator heads to Netflix with adult comedy
Justin Bieber reportedly ‘over it,’ cancels stadium tour, including U.S. Bank Stadium show
WE Fest versus Bruno: What did you decide?
Arts briefs, Sunday, July 23
PATT RALL COLUMN: Lots of choices for arts today in the region
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Smart and friendly: Meet the gray jays
Stressed out: Minnesota scientists dive deep to learn why walleye are stressed
MASTER GARDENERS: The cut-flower pathway
FISH TALES: Al Shervold on Upper Red Lake
Starry Trek comes to Beltrami County: Volunteers needed for Aug. 5 event to help search for starry stonewort
Joe & Sissy Neft
Brett & Sadie Bahr
Vern and Mary Lathe
Doug and Pat Tangborn
Keillor: A new idea about Amelia Earhart
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Nurture versus nature: Mom's life lesson
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nothing but just plain foolish
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Bemidji Area Schools
March 28, 2017
Bemidji Middle Schooler 'D.A.R.E.'s to be a leader
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji Middle School student is set to be recognized on Thursday after winning a statewide essay contest. Sixth-grader Sage Cornelius' D.A.R.E. essay about leadership and the leaders in her life was named the best among dozens of others, and she and her family are...
March 28, 2017 - 5:30pm
March 27, 2017
New school project heads for home: Groundbreaking ceremony held for Gene Dillon Elementary
BEMIDJI -- Construction on a new elementary school in Bemidji formally began Monday when Bemidji Area Schools leaders gathered to break ground...
March 27, 2017 - 6:34pm
March 26, 2017
Bemidji High School students at state
At the School Board meeting March 20, Bemidji Area Schools leaders recognized a slate of Bemidji High School students who skied, dove, calculated, or wrestled their way to a state competition berth. The School Board acknowledged the achievements of the following students in the following...
March 26, 2017 - 9:45am
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...
March 24, 2017 - 7:25pm
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