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Bundy recognized by VFW
United Kennel Club dog show held
Cartwright recognized by VFW
Lions Club raises funds for BSU Women's Track and Cross Country teams
Laituri attends language immersion program
FOOTBALL: Beavers can’t complete thrilling comeback after failed conversion
VOLLEYBALL: BSU swept by Concordia
WOMEN'S GOLF: Beavers in 10th place in Marshall
BHS swimmers take second at home invite
BOYS SOCCER: BHS comes from behind, downs Brainerd 4-2
Joanie Brune Anywaush
Maurice W. Johnson
Karel Allison Knutson
Joannie Brune Anywaush
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Leave a legacy of words
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Sustainable health care: Returning to relationship-based practice
MASTER GARDENERS: Think about next year when it comes to garden debris
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Truth and Reconciliation: Water
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Let’s not sell our students short
PATT RALL COLUMN: Fall is in the area, and in the theaters
BSO opens new season, 'Legends & Lore'
Justin Moore comes to Bemidji on Oct. 1
Watermark names gallery for Marley and Sandy Kaul
Trio of Tunemakers
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
PAUL NELSON: Fall cooldown continues for peak fishing
Zebra mussels confirmed in 4 more Minnesota lakes
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Full moons and fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Chrysanthemums can fit with any garden
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
MILESTONES: Cuperus-Howe engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The Salvation Army leader’s legacy lives on
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A flaw in implementation of dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Here’s a list of what Republicans believe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Two thoughts about the school dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Skoe needs to look out for our interests
Bemidji City Council
September 25, 2016
CITY: A season of change at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—The past few months at the Sanford Center have included several changes in leadership and layoffs that has raised some pointed...
22 hours 34 min ago
September 5, 2016
LOCAL GOVERNMENT: County to make decision on environmental review for new school
BEMIDJI—The Beltrami County Board of Commissioners will have the option to move Bemidji Area Schools to the permitting phase for building a new elementary school or request further environmental reviews from the district this afternoon. Today's decision relates to the district...
September 5, 2016 - 7:00pm
August 23, 2016
A new look for Visit Bemidji: Council approves five proposed initiatives for city's convention and visitor's bureau
BEMIDJI—Described as a "giant leap forward" by Mayor Rita Albrecht, the Bemidji City Council approved five proposals Monday regarding the future of Visit Bemidji in a 6-1 vote. The recommendations were brought forward by a task force of community leaders who began meeting in...
August 23, 2016 - 8:53am
August 18, 2016
CITY GOVERNMENT: Council revokes bar‘s liquor license
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council revoked a liquor license from a local business after a public hearing Monday. Belonging to Modern Operations LP, doing business as Toasty Beavers Sports Bar & Grill downtown, the on-sale liquor license was considered for revocation because of...
August 18, 2016 - 7:20pm
August 13, 2016
CITY COUNCIL: Council to hold public hearing on business' liquor license
BEMIDJI—A public hearing regarding the revocation/suspension of an on-sale liquor license at a Bemidji establishment will take place Monday at the City Council's meeting. According to documents associated with Monday's meeting, Bemidji city staff will present the council with...
August 13, 2016 - 10:43pm
August 8, 2016
CITY GOVERNMENT: Bemidji officials talk 2017 budget
BEMIDJI—Bemidji residents could potentially see a 3.2 percent overall tax levy increase if Minnesota legislators don't hold a special session. During a City Council work session Monday, Bemidji Finance Director Ron Eischens gave a report on the 2017 budget, and discussed financial...
August 8, 2016 - 7:20pm
July 27, 2016
Welcome aboard a bigger board: Advisory board for Visit Bemidji could reach 14
BEMIDJI -- Visit Bemidji, the community’s destination marketing organization, is considering welcoming a variety of new members aboard. At its monthly meeting Wednesday, the Visit Bemidji Advisory Board came to a consensus on restructuring its number to a total of 14 board members....
July 27, 2016 - 7:00pm
July 5, 2016
CITY: Bulk of Council work finished through consent agenda Tuesday
BEMIDJI—A grant for the Bemidji Fire Department and a permit for a local business were approved Tuesday during a brief meeting of the City Council. As part of its consent agenda, the Council approved a grant of $95,160 awarded by the United States Fire Administration to be used...
July 5, 2016 - 8:15pm
June 27, 2016
OUTDOORS: More AIS inspections, education for boaters, anglers
BEMIDJI—In an effort to help safeguard Bemidji's water, the City Council voted at a work session Monday to contribute $2,000 toward a county-run...
June 27, 2016 - 7:47pm
June 24, 2016
VISIT BEMIDJI: Task force narrows focus for Visit Bemidji's future
BEMIDJI—A task force set a list of priorities related to the future of Visit Bemidji on Thursday. Coming to the consensus at the meeting was a task force organized by the city of Bemidji to determine the direction of the destination marketing organization. Members of the task...
June 24, 2016 - 9:07pm
June 20, 2016
CITY GOVERNMENT: Visit Bemidji operations detailed for City Council
BEMIDJI -- A comprehensive report on Bemidji's destination marketing organization was given Monday to the City Council. During its meeting, Councilors...
June 20, 2016 - 7:34pm
June 13, 2016
PROPERTY TAXES: Less than 1 percent increase expected: Councilors get 2017 budget preview at Monday work session
BEMIDJI -- Based on preliminary numbers, the property tax increase for Bemidji residents should only be 0.5 percent in 2017. Bemidji's Finance...
June 13, 2016 - 7:37pm
June 12, 2016
CITY COUNCIL: Financial management, budgeting on council's agenda
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council will be looking to its financial future at a work session Monday. Scheduled for the meeting is a presentation from Bemidji Finance Director Ron Eischens, who will review the 2016 budget that was focused on long-term issues and describe items...
June 12, 2016 - 12:02am
June 6, 2016
CITY COUNCIL: Carnegie committee fills up the calendar
BEMIDJI—A full slate of summer events and fundraising is on the calendar for the committee working to rescue the Carnegie Library building....
June 6, 2016 - 7:47pm
June 5, 2016
CITY GOVERNMENT: Three ordinances up for second reading Monday
BEMIDJI—A public hearing for an ordinance related to the Center City Housing project is set for Monday's Bemidji City Council meeting. The ordinance would authorize the conveyance and transfer of property from the city of Bemidji to Center City Housing Corp., a Minnesota non-profit...
June 5, 2016 - 1:06pm