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Senate debates voluminous budget bill that includes little spending
Audit finds Minnesota preschool programs ‘complex and fragmented’
Groups hope Bemidji takes flight: New council forming to promote, develop aviation
Daudt said he was misunderstood: Still opposes gun control
Local agencies to participate in Drug Takeback Day
Browns get QB, Giants select RB Barkley to open NFL draft
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Minn. United's Allianz Field will hold big-time matches, commissioner says
Rule 5 pick Tyler Kinley understands why Twins had to designate him
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Jennifer Lynn Lovering
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COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Pine to Prairie Fiber Arts Trail comes to area this weekend
BSO presents concert series finale Sunday
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'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
The trout don't know how lucky they are
Deer on the table: DNR holds Bemidji meeting on deer management
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Common sense actions can help keep the public safe
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Time to respond to reader feedback
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
Bemidji Fire Department
April 2, 2016
Fire damages Irvine Avenue house
BEMIDJI -- A person had to be rescued from the roof of a house after a fire was reported in the 800 block of Irvine Avenue early Thursday evening....
April 2, 2016 - 1:02pm
March 29, 2016
SAFETY: Area fire restrictions to start Monday
BEMIDJI -- Spring burning restrictions are set to begin Monday in the Bemidji area, officials say. Dave Hoefer said his department already has responded to seven wildfires this season, as the early snow melt is extending the spring burning season.
March 29, 2016 - 3:01pm
March 23, 2016
Firefighters respond to north Bemidji fire
The Bemidji Fire Department responded to a call Wednesday afternoon about a small fire along Park Avenue Northwest between 24th Street Northwest...
March 23, 2016 - 5:58pm
March 7, 2016
Fighting the flames: Bemidji Fire Department refilling its roster as emergency calls stay steady in 2015
BEMIDJI -- New names and faces can be seen and heard in areas long unoccupied at the Bemidji Fire Department, an encouraging sign for Chief Dave...
March 7, 2016 - 9:21pm
March 2, 2016
No injuries in south Bemidji business fire
BEMIDJI—No one was injured in a business fire Wednesday morning in south Bemidji. The fire on the 700 block of Washington Avenue South...
March 2, 2016 - 12:21pm
January 27, 2016
Early morning fire heavily damages house
BEMIDJI—A fire early Wednesday heavily damaged a house in northwest Bemidji. The Bemidji Fire Department responded to a report of a fire...
January 27, 2016 - 8:55am
January 9, 2016
Fire totals vehicle, damages home Friday
BEMIDJI—A fire in Grant Valley Township Friday afternoon totalled an SUV and damaged a home. The Bemidji Fire Department responded to a...
January 9, 2016 - 3:44pm
January 2, 2016
CITY GOVERNMENT: Bids to go out soon for new southend fire station
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council will vote on a recommendation Monday to allow the Bemidji Fire Department to solicit bids for a new southeast fire station. It's a decision Fire Chief Dave Hoefer said will maintain services in 2016 and beyond. "What we like to do is strategically...
January 2, 2016 - 6:01pm
December 21, 2015
CITY GOVERNMENT: Council approves 2016 budget
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council took the final steps to prepare for 2016 as 2015 draws to a close. During its Monday meeting, council...
December 21, 2015 - 9:28pm
December 16, 2015
Crime report for Dec. 15; fire calls for Dec. 14-15
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Tuesday: Traffic 3:06 a.m. A 24-year-old man was cited for driving after revocation and given a written warning for failing to signal 100 feet prior to turn on Roosevelt Road SE and Little Norway...
December 16, 2015 - 4:50pm
December 14, 2015
Crime report for Dec. 11-13; fire calls for Dec. 11-14
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls: Friday Theft 2:07 p.m. A 28-year-old man was arrested for theft of a computer and previously reported stolen firearm on the 100 block of 3rd Street NW. Warrant 2:25 p.m. A 19-year-old man...
December 14, 2015 - 3:03pm
December 11, 2015
Crime report for Dec. 10; fire calls for Dec. 9-10
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Thursday: Traffic 1:48 a.m. A 20-year-old woman was cited for no Minnesota driver's license, no proof of insurance and issued a written warning for failure to use turn signal following a traffic...
December 11, 2015 - 1:27pm
December 9, 2015
Crime report for Dec. 8; fire calls for Dec. 5-8
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Tuesday: DWI 2:54 a.m. A 33-year-old man was arrested for DWI and fleeing in a motor vehicle following a pursuit on Roosevelt Road SE. A 28-year-old woman was also arrested for an unknown offense. Traffic 1:36...
December 9, 2015 - 2:18pm
Crime report and fire calls for Nov. 6-8
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls: Friday Warrant 9:44 a.m. A 30-year-old woman was...
November 9, 2015 - 4:21pm
Crime report for Oct. 8; fire calls for Oct. 8-9
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Thursday. Theft 5:05 p.m. An employee theft case was...
October 9, 2015 - 7:59pm