Skip to main content
A divided Washington comes together in support of John McCain, 'an American hero'
Pa. parents sent to prison for 'gifting' six daughters as 'sex slaves' to self-proclaimed prophet
National Night Out set Aug. 1 at Boys & Girls Club
GREAT INDOORS: An easy Beauty and the Beast cake fit for a princess
Katherine Berman, wife of ESPN personality Chris Berman, died from blunt trauma, drowning
Minnesota United, Houston play to scoreless draw
Johnson, Spieth favorites as British Open begins
Thoma goes the distance: Bagley grad provides punch for Centaurs while pulling double duty
Twins' Kennys Vargas still struggling to find foothold in majors
With addition of Jamal Crawford, new-look Timberwolves full of firepower
Kathleen "Kate" Price
Riley A. Slosson
Edna Nancy Johnson
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The world needs outlandish schools
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The natural laws are all around us
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Simon and Simone have a summer activity director. . .me!
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: How to enjoy the best Fourth of July ever
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's your favorite quote?
Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
Take a trip to 'Almost, Maine'
Watermark seeks donations for art auction fundraiser for Goodwin
Norah Rendell and the Lost Forty, Eric Carlson to perform at Art in the Park
Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dead at 89
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
DNR discovers zebra mussels in Lake Edward and Mahnomen pit lake
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: ‘Purple martin mania’ has returned to Minnesota
Brett & Sadie Bahr
Vern and Mary Lathe
Doug and Pat Tangborn
Max & Nina Cheney
Paul & Sharon Hokuf
World of Wine: Wine tasting is about new discoveries
Trump has made it a priority to dismantle Obama's legacy. He has little to show for it so far.
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
Parenting Perspectives: A moment of Zen amid our Summer of Yeehaw
Why President Hillary Clinton would have made America Boring Again
Bemidji City Council
July 17, 2017
Rehab funds for housing still available
BEMIDJI—A total of nine houses in the Nymore neighborhood have been rehabilitated using federal funds, and more money still is available...
July 17, 2017 - 8:58pm
July 10, 2017
Looking to the future: Bemidji City Council considers what can be done today to prepare community for tomorrow
BEMIDJI -- Priorities, challenges and goals were laid out on the table at a special Bemidji City Council work session Monday to help course the...
July 10, 2017 - 9:01pm
July 9, 2017
Setting the course: City Council to strategize future at special work session
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council will convene for a special work session Monday to set goals and strategize the community's course for...
July 9, 2017 - 6:19am
July 2, 2017
Council to review new crosswalk for Highway 197
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council will consider a new crosswalk on state Highway 197 at its meeting Monday. According to documents with the agenda, the Minnesota Department of Transportation has given permission to the city to install a pedestrian crossing on Highway 197 near...
July 2, 2017 - 1:30pm
June 29, 2017
City, Chamber discuss future of Tourist Information Center building
BEMIDJI -- Discussions are underway between city officials and the Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce about the Tourist Information Center building...
June 29, 2017 - 5:30pm
June 26, 2017
CITY: Bemidji Council reviews early 2018 financial numbers
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council conducted preliminary financial planning Monday for next year’s budget. Monday’s work session was guided...
June 26, 2017 - 8:48pm
June 19, 2017
Bemidji Council approves fee for water connections on Division St.
BEMIDJI -- A fee for residents who may want to connect to city water utilities along Division Street was approved through a resolution Monday...
June 19, 2017 - 7:39pm
June 12, 2017
Bemidji council approves change order for Sanford Center remodel
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council approved funding for a change order Monday to help complete a remodeling project at the Sanford Center’s...
June 12, 2017 - 8:14pm
June 5, 2017
City OKs road swap with county
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council initiated a swap in the jurisdiction of two busy roads with Beltrami County on Monday. Through a resolution,...
June 5, 2017 - 6:56pm
June 4, 2017
City Council to consider road swap Monday
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council may swap road duties with Beltrami County on Monday. According to city documents, a resolution will be...
June 4, 2017 - 6:38am
May 22, 2017
Bemidji liquor stores to remain closed Sundays
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council came to a consensus at a work session Monday, choosing to keep its two municipal liquor stores closed on Sundays for the foreseeable future. The decision was based on an analysis done by city staff, including Finance Director Ron Eischens and City...
May 22, 2017 - 8:02pm
May 16, 2017
GOVERNMENT: Plemel joins City Council
BEMIDJI—After roughly four and a half months, Bemidji's Ward 4 had representation on the City Council on Monday. Patrick Plemel, 58, took...
May 16, 2017 - 10:46am
May 8, 2017
CITY: Bemidji Council hears urban forestry ordinance suggestions
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council held a work session Monday to have a discussion on its shade tree disease control and prevention ordinance....
May 8, 2017 - 6:41pm
May 1, 2017
CITY GOVERNMENT: Council moves two projects forward Monday
BEMIDJI—Action was taken by the Bemidji City Council on infrastructure and recreation projects Monday. On the latter, the council was met...
May 1, 2017 - 8:19pm
April 30, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: In Ward 4 election, remember Lehmann's support of Sanford Center
Bemidji has a City Council election (Ward 4) on Tuesday. Being from the outlying north we don't get to participate, just suffer or benefit from...
April 30, 2017 - 9:00am