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Something for everyone: Bemidji Jaycees set for 40th Home, Sport and Travel Show this weekend
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Muslims tell Minnesota Capitol gathering they feel more misunderstood now than ever before
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UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Bonnie Jean Rubash
Karla Marie Ostby
Dorothy Elizabeth Stradlien
PATT RALL COLUMN: Puppets by professionals for 'Dragonsong'
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Helping Native youth find success in schools
LIBRARY CORNER: Opportunities abound in April at the library
MASTER GARDENERS: Garden seed planning starts now
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Time for a love story
'Trading Spaces' returning to TV
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MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Picking that perfect garden spot
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
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thanks to the Beavers for a wonderful season this year
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Missing 13-year-old found safe in North Dakota
Bemidji City Council
March 26, 2017
CITY: Full agenda for Bemidji work session Monday
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council will discuss a trio of topics Monday at a work session. Funding for a ticket booth remodel at the Sanford...
March 26, 2017 - 9:30am
More labor for Sunday liquor? Staffing one of many questions raised with repeal of sales ban
BEMIDJI—The end of a 159-year-old ban preventing stores from selling liquor on Sundays means more questions for Bemidji's two municipal-owned...
March 26, 2017 - 8:15am
March 20, 2017
Water Carnival to be held in two locations this year
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji Water Carnival will be double-time in 2017, as two proposed locations for the city's 73rd annual summer celebration...
March 20, 2017 - 8:39pm
March 19, 2017
GOVERNMENT: City Council to consider youth recreation scholarship request
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council will consider a request to create a new scholarship program Monday. The recommendation comes from a committee...
March 19, 2017 - 6:21am
March 17, 2017
A split decision for Water Carnival: Jaycees submit request to hold event at 2 locations this year
BEMIDJI—After deciding to scrap a plan to hold the 73rd Water Carnival on Fourth Street downtown, the Bemidji Jaycees have resolved to...
March 17, 2017 - 4:52pm
March 14, 2017
SPECIAL ELECTION: Advancing to May: Lehmann and Plemel to compete in runoff for Bemidji Ward 4 seat
BEMIDJI—A race of seven for the Bemidji Ward 4 City Council seat narrowed to two Tuesday. Because no candidate in Tuesday's special election...
March 14, 2017 - 9:55pm
March 13, 2017
Cameras on cops: Bemidji Police developing body camera program, expected by late summer
BEMIDJI—Bemidji Police officers will start wearing body cameras this summer, Police Chief Mike Mastin told the City Council on Monday....
March 13, 2017 - 9:00pm
March 12, 2017
Voters will have seven Ward 4 candidates to choose from Tuesday
Special Election FYI What: A special election for Bemidji City Council Ward 4 When: Tuesday, March 14. Polls are open from 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Where:...
March 12, 2017 - 7:30am
March 2, 2017
SPECIAL ELECTION: Seven candidates square off: Hospitality tax to help Sanford Center a key topic in Ward 4 race
BEMIDJI -- Candidates for Bemidji’s Ward 4 special election came face-to-face in a forum Thursday night, sharing their ideas and strategies...
March 2, 2017 - 10:19pm
February 21, 2017
CITY: Safe and stylish crosswalks ahead: Council picks new design for downtown pedestrian crossings
BEMIDJI—A trio of crosswalks in downtown Bemidji are being redesigned by city staff with the expectation that more color and patterns in...
February 21, 2017 - 7:35pm
SPECIAL ELECTION: Ward 4 candidate forum scheduled for next week
BEMIDJI—The Citizens for an Informed Electorate will hold a candidate forum Thursday, March 2, to give Bemidji residents a refresher on...
February 21, 2017 - 4:46pm
February 20, 2017
GOVERNMENT: City, County to consider agreements with school district
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council and Beltrami County Board of Commissioners meet today and both entities have an agenda item related to an agreement with the Bemidji School District. The proposed "memorandum of understanding' between the three is in relation to the planned Gene...
February 20, 2017 - 4:50pm
February 9, 2017
Water Carnival location raises concerns, BDA surveying businesses for feedback
BEMIDJI -- With concerns rising to the surface about relocating this year’s Water Carnival, the Bemidji Downtown Alliance wants input from...
February 9, 2017 - 8:57pm
February 6, 2017
Albrecht: State of the city is 'strong'
BEMIDJI—Mayor Rita Albrecht delivered her "state of the city" address Monday night, characterizing Bemidji as a strong city that is fast becoming a regional attraction. She described a regional center with a burgeoning population—"If it seems like the streets are busier...
February 6, 2017 - 8:16pm
SPECIAL ELECTION: Ward 4 absentee voting ballots now available
BEMIDJI—Applications for absentee voting in the city of Bemidji's special election for Ward 4 are now available on the city's website....
February 6, 2017 - 4:33pm