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City of Bemidji
August 13, 2017
Keeping the doors open: Coalition reaches out for funding to continue winter shelter
BEMIDJI—This past winter, The Wolfe, a homeless shelter open nightly during the year's coldest months, provided a safe place to stay for...
August 13, 2017 - 6:25am
August 9, 2017
After School Nature Club starts Sept. 11
BEMIDJI -- Does your child love plants, animals and nature?! The city of Bemidji Parks and Recreation Department has started the After School Nature Club. Games, crafts and activities will be based off the state Department of Natural Resources’ Project Wild curriculum. The program...
August 9, 2017 - 7:10am
August 7, 2017
Bemidji Parks and Rec. given award of excellence
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Parks and Recreation Department, which opened the Paul Bunyan Inclusive Playground just more than a year ago, was honored...
August 7, 2017 - 8:05pm
August 3, 2017
City to host My Play Club on Aug. 8
BEMIDJI -- Families can join together at the Paul Bunyan Inclusive Playground to participate in a fun -filled, free, inclusive play date on Tuesday, Aug. 8, from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. There will be crafts, activities and face painting and attendees can bring a picnic lunch. For...
August 3, 2017 - 10:06am
July 30, 2017
Water works: Bemidji explores options after PFCs found in water wells near airport
BEMIDJI—The city of Bemidji has hired an engineering firm and a law firm as it addresses chemicals found in two now-shutdown water wells by the Bemidji Regional Airport. The city and state have been aware of the chemicals called perfluorocarbons, or PFCs, since about 2008, according...
July 30, 2017 - 7:58am
July 26, 2017
Movie Night in the Park returns Saturday with a double feature
BEMIDJI—Bemidji residents will be able to enjoy a free, cinematic double feature on Saturday. Outdoors. The annual Movie Night in the Park...
July 26, 2017 - 9:27pm
July 24, 2017
Bemidji Councilors review 2016 city audit findings
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji’s financial state is strong, according to a presentation given Monday at a City Council meeting. The report, given by City...
July 24, 2017 - 7:38pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Nothing but just plain foolish
I try my best to not use a single word to summarize a situation, but moving the Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce offices out of the Paul Bunyan...
July 24, 2017 - 10:55am
July 17, 2017
Rehab funds for housing still available
BEMIDJI—A total of nine houses in the Nymore neighborhood have been rehabilitated using federal funds, and more money still is available...
July 17, 2017 - 8:58pm
July 9, 2017
Setting the course: City Council to strategize future at special work session
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council will convene for a special work session Monday to set goals and strategize the community's course for...
July 9, 2017 - 6:19am
June 29, 2017
City, Chamber discuss future of Tourist Information Center building
BEMIDJI -- Discussions are underway between city officials and the Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce about the Tourist Information Center building...
June 29, 2017 - 5:30pm
June 27, 2017
Both city owned liquor stores to open on Sundays starting July 2
BEMIDJI -- In a reversal of its May decision, the city of Bemidji has opted to open both of its municipal liquor stores on Sundays, starting...
June 27, 2017 - 4:40pm
NATE MATHEWS COLUMN: Busy summer underway in Bemidji
Bemidji summer has arrived...along with our many city initiatives and construction projects both large and small.
June 27, 2017 - 7:00am
June 26, 2017
CITY: Bemidji Council reviews early 2018 financial numbers
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council conducted preliminary financial planning Monday for next year’s budget. Monday’s work session was guided...
June 26, 2017 - 8:48pm
June 19, 2017
Bemidji Council approves fee for water connections on Division St.
BEMIDJI -- A fee for residents who may want to connect to city water utilities along Division Street was approved through a resolution Monday...
June 19, 2017 - 7:39pm