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Bemidji Regional Airport
November 20, 2014
Airport Authority seeks new chairperson
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Regional Airport Authority has a problem: it can't find anybody to lead it. As of Wednesday, there were no applicants to replace retiring Board Chair Marshall Froyd, with the Dec.
November 20, 2014 - 5:40pm
September 13, 2014
Peterson announces $550,000 for Bemidji Airport
BEMIDJI -- Rep. Collin Peterson announced the Bemidji Regional Airport has been awarded a $550,287 Department of Transportation grant to improve airport infrastructure. "A well-functioning airport is important to the local economy. With this grant the Bemidji Airport can make important...
September 13, 2014 - 10:30pm
July 17, 2014
Board nixes special archery deer hunt near airport
BEMIDJI -- A proposed special archery hunt to cull deer from the vicinity of Bemidji Regional Airport was rejected Wednesday by the Airport Authority Board. A similar hunt near the northeast shore of Lake Bemidji is still planned to go forward this fall, city officials...
July 17, 2014 - 7:56pm
March 21, 2014
Weller chosen as Bemidji airport director
BEMIDJI -- The months-long process of replacing former Bemidji Regional Airport director Harold Van Leeuwen came to an end Wednesday. Karen Weller, who was serving as interim director, was chosen to hold the position permanently at the Airport Authority Board meeting. Van Leeuwen...
March 21, 2014 - 5:57pm
March 20, 2014
Peterson talks re-election, airport issues
BEMIDJI — Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., said Thursday a national GOP effort to thwart his recently announced re-election campaign for a 13th term in Congress won’t be successful. In response to a quote by a National Republican Congressional Committee spokesman declaring their...
March 20, 2014 - 11:53pm
January 25, 2014
Airport director search almost finished
Zach Kayser email@example.com BEMIDJI— The Bemidji Regional Airport will have a permanent director within the next two months. The deadline to submit job applications to the Airport Authority Board was Friday. Karen Weller has been serving as interim director since former...
January 25, 2014 - 12:52am
October 17, 2013
Van Leeuwen to step down as head of Bemidji Airport
BEMIDJI — After more than 11 years of running Bemidji Regional Airport, Harold Van Leeuwen is set to leave his post as executive director later this year for a consulting job near Nashville. Van Leeuwen plans for his effective last day to be Dec. 20 and his official day of termination...
October 17, 2013 - 12:39am
September 28, 2013
New buildings mean new activity at Bemidji Regional Airport
BEMIDJI — Things are about to get a lot more exciting at Bemidji Regional Airport as passerby might soon see lifesaving medi-vac helicopter...
September 28, 2013 - 11:07pm
September 7, 2013
Letter: General aviation critical to success of local airport
On a recent Bemidji visit, I attended the monthly meeting of the Bemidji Regional Airport Authority. I was encouraged to hear board members working to expand travel opportunities for Bemidji residents on the airlines, along with future opportunities for charter travel. These arrangements,...
September 7, 2013 - 9:38pm
June 26, 2013
Ford Tri-Motor airplane tours offered at Bemidji Airport
BEMIDJI — The Mississippi Headwaters Flyers Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 1397 are offering the opportunity for passengers aboard the famous Ford Tri-Motor airplane at the Bemidji Regional Airport July 1, 2 and 3. Tours will be offered 2 to 5 p.m. July 1 and...
June 26, 2013 - 1:20pm
May 7, 2013
Summer flights added for Bemidji airport
Travelers to and from Bemidji will have more options this summer. SkyWest Airlines said Tuesday that it is adding additional weekend and...
May 7, 2013 - 11:38am
June 19, 2009
Enthusiasm for air travel predated airport
The Bemidji airport, established in 1931, was the culmination of the community's enthusiasm for air transportation. The airport was established...
June 19, 2009 - 12:00am