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New elementary school to add to district staff
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bemidji community food shelf
June 22, 2017
AmeriCorps team aids in BCFS farm: Bemidji Community Food Shelf hosts “Grow Your Community” event
BEMIDJI—An AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps team gave volunteers the opportunity to play a role in bettering the community...
June 22, 2017 - 5:44pm
June 16, 2017
Local produce sought for food shelf
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Community Food Shelf seeks local produce and encourages area gardeners to donate excess to the food shelf, according to a release. The food shelf raises produce on its own farm, but is unable to supply the volume needed for distribution. In recent weeks, more...
June 16, 2017 - 9:00am
May 9, 2017
Stamp Out Hunger food drive set May 13
BEMIDJI—Community members and area businesses are welcome to participate in the annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive set for Saturday, May...
May 9, 2017 - 1:17pm
April 26, 2017
Bemidji food shelf tops March campaign goal: More than $112,000 during FoodShare program
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji Community Food Shelf and Farm announced Wednesday that it passed its fundraising goal for the 2017 Minnesota FoodShare...
April 26, 2017 - 1:19pm
April 16, 2017
Bemidji Methodist Women donate to local organizations
The Bemidji Methodist Women (BMW) recently donated to several organizations within the local community. The Bemidji Community Food Shelf received $200, Northwood Caregivers received $200 and Chaplains Wings received $200. The group also donated to the church youth and various other...
April 16, 2017 - 6:45am
April 13, 2017
Food Shelf closed Friday, April 14
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Community Food Shelf will be closed in observance of Good Friday on Friday, April 14. The food shelf will reopen at 10 a.m. Monday, April 17. On Monday, Nutrition Assistance Program for Seniors (NAPS) boxes will be distributed to registered seniors from 1 to...
April 13, 2017 - 10:47am
April 9, 2017
Kenny's Clark and Goodyear Services donate to Food Shelf
Kenny's Clark and Goodyear Services recently donated $800 to the Bemidji Community Food Shelf. Pictured is Jim Fretheim (middle), Bemidji Community...
April 9, 2017 - 9:15am
Cub Scout hosts successful fundraiser to support Food Shelf
Bemidji Cub Scout Pack 80 hosted a successful Scouting for Food fundraiser on March 25 at Lueken's Village Foods North. During the fundraising...
April 9, 2017 - 7:22am
March 26, 2017
Pinetones donates to Bemidji Community Food Shelf
Shar Paquette from the Pinetones a cappella quartet recently presented Mary Mitchell, executive director of the Bemidji Community Food Shelf,...
March 26, 2017 - 6:01am
March 19, 2017
Knights of Columbus donates to Food Shelf
The Knights of Columbus recently presented $500 to the Bemidji Community Food Shelf. All donations received in March are eligible for a partial...
March 19, 2017 - 11:00am
March 12, 2017
Go and Whoa Harness Club donates to Food Shelf
Members of the Go and Whoa Harness Club collected nine boxes of food and $350 for the Bemidji Community Food Shelf. The food and money was raised...
March 12, 2017 - 9:30am
March 10, 2017
Turning compassion into action: New food shelf board president starts amid organization’s major donation campaign
BEMIDJI -- Jim Fretheim has plenty of experience with caring and compassion -- 40 years worth in fact. Because of that history, built through...
March 10, 2017 - 5:16pm
March 5, 2017
Garden Club donates to Food Shelf
The Bemidji Garden Club recently donated $100 to the Bemidji Community Food Shelf. Trish Brewinski, secretary of the Bemidji Garden Club, presented...
March 5, 2017 - 12:00pm
Sons of Norway donate $100 to Food Shelf
Bemidji Lodge 1-500 of the Sons of Norway recently donated $100 to the Bemidji Community Food Shelf. Each year, the Bemidji lodge donates to...
March 5, 2017 - 11:00am
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