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City of Bemidji
May 21, 2017
Summer at the South Shore: New city park on Lake Bemidji set to open in June
BEMIDJI—Summer is right around the corner, and so is a whole new park on Lake Bemidji's South Shore. The city of Bemidji will officially...
May 21, 2017 - 7:00am
May 18, 2017
Part of Division Street to close next month: Project will eventually run to Gene Dillon site
BEMIDJI -- A segment of Division Street will close this June so crews can work on a utility project that will eventually reach the future site of Gene Dillon Elementary.
May 18, 2017 - 7:12pm
May 16, 2017
GOVERNMENT: Plemel joins City Council
BEMIDJI—After roughly four and a half months, Bemidji's Ward 4 had representation on the City Council on Monday. Patrick Plemel, 58, took...
May 16, 2017 - 10:46am
May 14, 2017
Knights of Columbus donate to Bemidji Parks and Recreation
Marcia Larson, the City of Bemidji Parks and Recreation director, recently accepted a $200 dollar donation from the Bemidji Council 1544 Knights...
May 14, 2017 - 5:45am
May 8, 2017
CITY: Bemidji Council hears urban forestry ordinance suggestions
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council held a work session Monday to have a discussion on its shade tree disease control and prevention ordinance....
May 8, 2017 - 6:41pm
May 7, 2017
Looking beyond 2020: Bemidji officials have the future of annexation on their radar
BEMIDJI -- With the final phase of an orderly annexation agreement coming for Bemidji and Northern Township, officials are starting to consider looking ahead.
May 7, 2017 - 11:32am
May 3, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Hospitality tax? Bad idea
The city of Bemidji wants to raise $900,000 by increasing sales tax by 1.5 percent on restaurants, bars and hotels in Bemidji. The sales pitch...
May 3, 2017 - 8:00am
May 2, 2017
SPECIAL ELECTION: Patrick Plemel earns win in Ward 4
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council will have a new member joining in a few weeks, filling a position that's been open since January. On Tuesday...
May 2, 2017 - 9:30pm
May 1, 2017
CITY GOVERNMENT: Council moves two projects forward Monday
BEMIDJI—Action was taken by the Bemidji City Council on infrastructure and recreation projects Monday. On the latter, the council was met...
May 1, 2017 - 8:19pm
April 29, 2017
CITY: Stormwater system public hearing set for council meeting
BEMIDJI—Bemidji residents will have time at Monday's City Council meeting to make comments and ask questions about the town's stormwater...
April 29, 2017 - 8:40pm
April 19, 2017
The race for fourth: Candidates running for Bemidji Ward 4 meet in forum ahead of election day
BEMIDJI—The remaining candidates in the race for Bemidji Ward 4 met at a candidate forum Wednesday to make their pitch on why the electorate...
April 19, 2017 - 9:10pm
April 16, 2017
GOVERNMENT: City Council has busy agenda Monday
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council has a full agenda for its Monday meeting, with action needed on a number of issues ranging from road construction...
April 16, 2017 - 10:15am
April 13, 2017
GOVERNMENT: End in sight for annexation litigation
BEMIDJI—Three local government bodies met for a joint public hearing Thursday to move forward and end litigation that's spanned five years. By holding the public hearing, the three government units—the city of Bemidji, Bemidji Township and Northern Township—are now...
April 13, 2017 - 8:41pm
April 12, 2017
ANNEXATION: JPB approves settlement between Bemidji, townships
BEMIDJI—The Greater Bemidji Area Joint Planning Board took crucial action Wednesday to end a years-long dispute that included a flurry of lawsuits between the city of Bemidji, Bemidji Township and Northern Township. The JPB's work was based on a recent settlement agreement between...
April 12, 2017 - 8:34pm
April 3, 2017
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month in Bemidji: ‘Take Back the Night’ march set for Thursday
BEMIDJI—An estimated one in three Minnesota women will be raped in their lifetime, a claim that surprised some on the Bemidji City Council....
April 3, 2017 - 8:15pm