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At last, Minnesota native Dylan to receive Nobel prize in Stockholm
Federal judge extends order blocking Trump's travel ban from six Muslim countries
Thieves illegally cutting birch saplings in Minnesota and Wisconsin woods
Republicans want to delay, change vegetative buffers around Minnesota waters; Dayton says no way
$542 million plan emerges to help 4 percent of Minnesotans in individual health insurance market
Andersen to play in World Deaf Ice Hockey Championships
BSU Youth Football Clinic set for April 21
BSU softball doubleheader moved to Bemidji
UPDATE: UND cuts women's hockey, men's and women's swimming
Bemidji programs react to women's hockey, swimming cuts at UND
Kathleen "Kitty" Ann Tverberg
Thomas Michael Hutchins
Tanya Jean Kingbird
Robert Harold Ray, Jr.
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
100 and counting: Latest BCT production will be 100th stage show directed by Mary Knox-Johnson
Donald Trump once called actress Emma Thompson for a date
'Wheel of Fortune' unfortunate guess goes viral
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
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
Parenting Perspectives: Why I worry about what others think of me
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thanks to the Beavers for a wonderful season this year
Positively Beautiful: Health and wellness trends popping up everywhere
Swift: Hairstyling technique not all it is wrapped up to be
'Bright sadness' describes Lenten journey at Fargo church
Missing 13-year-old found safe in North Dakota
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September 24, 2013
Bemidji library to aid in MNsure signup
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Public Library is planning on helping local citizens sign up for the new MNsure health insurance exchange, Branch Manager Paul Ericsson said Tuesday. The library will partner with Health Access MN Coalition, one of the 30 recipients of outreach/infrastructure...
September 24, 2013 - 11:43pm
August 6, 2013
Library book sale scheduled
June Biuener and Terry Thomas help unpacksome of the 800 boxes of books on Tuesday afternoon for the annual Library's Book Sale that begins...
August 6, 2013 - 11:32pm
May 29, 2013
Kudos to Paul Ericsson for all the good work
As I am myself a retired librarian, I read with interest and approval the article on Paul Ericsson, the manager of the Bemidji Public Library. I have had only a little contact with him, but I have to agree that he exemplifies the best in his profession. Since I retired, I have...
May 29, 2013 - 10:47pm
May 24, 2013
A love for libraries: Bemidji Public Library manager brings enthusiasm to work every day
Before you ask: Yes, there are plenty of books in Paul Ericsson’s office. As befits a branch manager at a public library, Ericsson’s modest...
May 24, 2013 - 4:23pm
May 21, 2013
Legislature spares Bemidji, other libraries from legacy cuts
BEMIDJI — Minnesota’s 12 regional library systems will avoid previously proposed cuts to its legacy funds. The state Legislature adjourned Monday, approving $3 million for library systems to fund programs and events. That money came out of the legacy bill, which is funded by...
May 21, 2013 - 11:28pm
March 20, 2013
Program on Emily Dickinson presented
Rhoda Jackson, of Park Rapids, filled the Bemidji Public Library on Wednesday morning with her re-enactment of the poet Emily Dickinson. Monte...
March 20, 2013 - 10:36pm
March 6, 2013
We need to keep our library healthy
Reading is a great way to hibernate during a cold, snowy Minnesota winter; and, if you are a book person, the place to go for those books, is Bemidji’s Kitchgami Library. It is one of the finest library systems I have ever used. One of the many offering at our library is their...
March 6, 2013 - 11:47pm
March 1, 2013
Paul Ericsson: Something for everyone at the library
Continuing with our robust schedule of literary, cultural and history events, we have something for everyone in March and April. There will be a creative songwriting workshop for sixth- through eighth-grade children from 12:30-3:00 p.m. Saturday. Songwriter Paul Spring will lead...
March 1, 2013 - 3:12pm
Paul Ericcson: Warm up with library programs
The cold days of winter are a wonderful time to enjoy the great schedule of special events and regular programs at the Bemidji Public Library. Children will have a chance to take a step back in time during the Minnesota Time Travel series that has returned to the Bemidji Library....
February 1, 2013 - 6:06pm
January 18, 2013
Two-year-olds Olive Hargett, left, and Millie Bartlett listen to librarian Christina Massee as she reads a book during Thursday morning storytime...
January 18, 2013 - 1:32am
December 31, 2012
Family New Year's Eve in Bemidji
Nikki Smith of Texas and her son, 2-year-old Nathaniel, make crafts Monday at the Bemidji Public Library, which hosted a series of family events...
December 31, 2012 - 10:47pm
Paul Nye at library for New Year’s Eve
Paul Nye of Walker held a family concert Monday afternoon for more than 40 kids and parents at the Bemidji Public Library, which hosted several...
December 31, 2012 - 10:40pm
November 28, 2012
Diverse voices in Poetry Slam
BEMIDJI — From college students to senior citizens, Tuesday night’s Poetry Slam was an eclectic experience for the 75 people who filled the...
November 28, 2012 - 1:03am
November 26, 2012
Paul Ericsson's Library Corner: Library heads into holiday season with Poetry Slam
As we head into the holiday season, there are many special events and a full schedule of our regular library programs for all ages to enjoy. On Tuesday, the Bemidji Public Library will host another Poetry Slam – this time we will hold the event in the downstairs room of The Keg...
November 26, 2012 - 12:07am
November 2, 2012
FNBB Foundation donates to Bemidji Library Book Festival
BEMIDJI – First National Bank Bemidji Foundation has donated $1,500 to the Bemidji Library Book Festival in support of the children’s authors...
November 2, 2012 - 8:19pm