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Forever a Lumberjack: Bemidji High School holds 118th commencement ceremony
Minnesota man who served time for overdose death dies shortly after release
Ireland votes to overturn abortion ban, 'culmination of a quiet revolution,' prime minister says
USC's president agrees to step down amid growing outrage over scandals
North, South Korean leaders meet to 'frankly' discuss Trump-Kim summit, Seoul says
Local MMA fighters to compete in Walker
Bemidji Youth Soccer opens summer at Shakopee
Top prospect Massimo Rizzo commits to UND
Commentary: A day on the Twins' grounds crew left me exhausted, dirty and satisfied
After starring in the Minnesota Miracle, Vikings receiver Stefon Diggs is focused on next step
Marles Ruth Kangas
Melverna nee Lindquist Watkins
John Paul Lembi
Janet "Gripp" Anderson
Juliana Mathilda Hommerding
Commentary: Take a break before transitioning to non-caregiving life
Commentary: When is a pine cone not a pine cone?
How to fertilize trees, shrubs, flowers and fruits
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Julia Louis-Dreyfus to receive the 2018 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
High heels can have health effects far beyond the feet
Barack and Michelle Obama are becoming television and film producers for Netflix
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding attracted more American viewers than Prince William's
Around the Arts, May 20
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The surprises and wonder of the outdoors
PAUL NELSON FISHING: As waters warm up, so should the bite
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Consumers, craft brewers behind shift that has barley growers, malters adjusting
Why you're getting flooded with privacy notifications in your email
Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
More than just business: Wells receives Lifetime Achievement Award for helping others
Andersen Corp. creating 40 new jobs with window factory expansion
Place a Business Announcement
Barb & Rick
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Safe family holiday can include safe grilling
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Defending the Second Amendment in its entirety
Commentary: You say hello, I say goodbye
Commentary: Kindness is the real showstopper at the circus
Bemidji City Council
May 23, 2018
Albrecht eyes fourth term: Mayor files for re-election to lead city
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Mayor Rita Albrecht filed for the 2018 election Tuesday, with the goal of earning a fourth term.
May 23, 2018 - 6:59pm
Former County Commissioner Vene files for Bemidji mayor
BEMIDJI -- Former Beltrami County Commissioner Joe Vene is looking to return to local government come November, this time at the city level....
May 23, 2018 - 6:06pm
May 21, 2018
Fire protection expands north: City Council approves Northern Township station
BEMIDJI—Fire protection services in and around Bemidji will expand next year with a new station and an increase in staff. At its Monday...
May 21, 2018 - 8:46pm
May 20, 2018
Fire Department eyes fourth station north of city
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji Fire Department is planning to expand north to better serve the Greater Bemidji population of 35,000. The Bemidji City...
May 20, 2018 - 7:23am
May 17, 2018
After Sanford Center audit, city taking steps to protect funds
BEMIDJI—In the wake of an audit regarding potential fraud by the Sanford Center's former executive director, the city of Bemidji says it...
May 17, 2018 - 8:36pm
May 8, 2018
City Council voices support for dental center, approves maintenance projects
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council tackled a lengthy agenda Monday, voting on subjects ranging from maintaining infrastructure to supporting...
May 8, 2018 - 6:04pm
May 5, 2018
Committee says best option is to keep Carnegie Library where it’s at
BEMIDJI -- Supporters of an effort to save the historic Carnegie Library in Bemidji now say they want to restore the structure without actually...
May 5, 2018 - 11:33am
April 17, 2018
Parks and Rec plan adopted: Bemidji Council approves new strategic outline for city department
BEMIDJI—A new strategic plan that outlines goals and priorities from 2018-2020 for the Bemidji Parks and Recreation Department was approved...
April 17, 2018 - 10:10am
April 15, 2018
Parks plan to go before City Council
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji Parks and Recreation Department has created a blueprint for the next three years, and, on Monday, will present it to...
April 15, 2018 - 12:40pm
April 9, 2018
A look at the financial future: City Council discusses past year’s finances; looks to 2019
BEMIDJI—Bemidji officials reviewed the city's financial past and previewed its future Monday. During a work session, City Finance Director...
April 9, 2018 - 8:36pm
April 8, 2018
Murphy finishing role as Bemidji City Clerk this month
BEMIDJI—After more than three decades in Bemidji City Hall, Kay Murphy is preparing to exit her career in local government. Murphy, who...
April 8, 2018 - 7:37am
April 4, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bemidji needs to step up and save the Carnegie Library
It is our understanding that the preservation of the Bemidji Carnegie Library is in jeopardy. The Carnegie Library was a gift to Bemidji from...
April 4, 2018 - 10:15am
April 2, 2018
Council approves new VenuWorks contract
BEMIDJI—A new contract with the management company VenuWorks to operate the Sanford Center was approved by the Bemidji City Council on...
April 2, 2018 - 9:07pm
March 27, 2018
Corridor questions: City reviews report on future of Rail Corridor development near downtown
BEMIDJI—An area south of Bemidji's downtown—the Rail Corridor—holds opportunity for new development according to a consultant's...
March 27, 2018 - 9:23pm
March 26, 2018
City looks to recoup loan to hotel
BEMIDJI—The city of Bemidji is involved in pending litigation that involves $400,000 from the city's revolving loan fund to a local hotel...
March 26, 2018 - 6:10pm