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June 11, 2016
Harmony Co-op to receive new exterior mural
BEMIDJI -- In partnership with the Bemidji Participatory Arts Collective, Beltrami Wellness Education for Long Life, the Bemidji Community Food Shelf and the Rail River Folk School, Harmony Natural Foods Co-op will receive a new exterior mural June 18.A community mural installation...
June 11, 2016 - 5:11pm
June 8, 2016
Down on the Farm: Food shelf, Americorps to hold Community Day for Farm project
BEMIDJI -- A seed planted three years ago at the Bemidji Community Food Shelf continues to grow -- the Farm project is expanding for the third...
June 8, 2016 - 5:38pm
May 14, 2016
Community painting, planting party May 21
BEMIDJI -- A community painting and planting party has been scheduled noon to 3 p.m. May 21 at Rail River Folk School, 303 Railroad St. SW in Bemidji.The event is being put on by the Bemidji Participatory Arts Collective, in collaboration with artist Mary Therese, Harmony Foods Co-op,...
May 14, 2016 - 2:29pm
May 10, 2016
Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive set for Saturday
BEMIDJI -- All community members and area businesses are invited to participate in the annual Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive this Saturday. The event is sponsored by local members of the National Association of Letter Carriers and the United Way of Bemidji Area benefitting the Bemidji...
May 10, 2016 - 5:12pm
December 16, 2015
Vying for pie?: Students, faculty at NTC hold food shelf donation competition (video)
BEMIDJI -- Students and faculty at Northwest Technical College in Bemidji competed to see who could collect the most canned food items for the...
December 16, 2015 - 4:14pm
December 1, 2015
Local food shelf, shelter and family program all receive grants
BEMIDJI—Local groups helping the needy are getting help of their own. The Peoples Church will use $4,200 to replace the building's main sewer line on America Avenue. The Bemidji Community Food Shelf will use $10,000 to buy a walk-in cooler for produce. Evergreen Youth...
December 1, 2015 - 5:54pm
November 18, 2015
Time to get stuffed: Stuff A Truck campaign looks for 25,000 pounds of food
BEMIDJI -- The goal is 25,000 for year No. 24. The 24th annual Stuff A Truck campaign started Nov. 2 as area students started stocking classrooms...
November 18, 2015 - 7:49pm
October 6, 2015
Food shelf hosts fall cleanup
Shianne Auginash, a volunteer at the Bemidji Community Food Shelf, helps reel in the drip tape that waters the community garden on Tuesday. The...
October 6, 2015 - 4:50pm
September 24, 2015
Bemidji Food shelf to host clean-up day Oct. 6
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Community Food Shelf will host its second annual Fall Clean-Up Day, 3 to 6 p.m. Oct. 6 at the food shelf at 1260 Industrial Park Drive SE in Bemidji. The community event will feature neighbors working side-by-side to help clean up the food shelf facility...
September 24, 2015 - 9:53am
August 30, 2015
New program sprouts up: Bemidji Community Food Shelf project takes the garden to the customers
BEMIDJI—Every week this summer, Brenda Hertel has gone to the garden behind her home to pick fresh vegetables for her family to enjoy. While...
August 30, 2015 - 12:53am
July 24, 2015
Growing into the job: New Bemidji Community Food Shelf farm manager Tower loves his work
BEMIDJI -- Starting on July 1, Chris Tower started his job as farm manager at the Bemidji Community Food Shelf, thanks to a grant from the Northwest...
July 24, 2015 - 7:12pm
July 22, 2015
Sustainable Places Tour returns on Saturday
BEMIDJI—The fourth annual Bemidji Sustainable Places Tour is scheduled 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at several locations in and around the community. The tour will start at 9 a.m. at the Laurel House at 1500 Birchmont Ave. NE, on the BSU campus, which features construction that...
July 22, 2015 - 6:54pm
July 7, 2015
Food for thought: Mural painted by local artist, families installed at Bemidji food shelf
BEMIDJI—A mural that was painted in March at the Bemidji Community Food Shelf was placed outside at the entrance of the food shelf farm...
July 7, 2015 - 6:20pm
June 25, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: July Challenge aims to help local food shelf
Up here in the North Country we all look forward to our beautiful summer with its mild temperatures and sunny days. But summer also brings a new reality to many area families: a shortage of food. With children home from school, many find that they are unable to get enough food for...
June 25, 2015 - 11:53pm
Food shelf accepting garden produce
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Community Food Shelf is again accepting surplus garden produce. If you have produce to donate, drop it off between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday, Wednesday or Friday at the Bemidji Community Food Shelf, 1260 Industrial Park Drive SE. Those donating are asked...
June 25, 2015 - 8:49pm