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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
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Around the Arts, October 15
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PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
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MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
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PAUL NELSON FISHING: Time for a little night fishing
Tom & Linda Peterson
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City of Bemidji
March 27, 2017
Sanford Center operating loss more than expected for January-February
BEMIDJI—The Sanford Center had an operating loss of roughly $20,000 more than budgeted in the first two months of 2017. Data presented...
March 27, 2017 - 5:42pm
March 26, 2017
CITY: Full agenda for Bemidji work session Monday
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council will discuss a trio of topics Monday at a work session. Funding for a ticket booth remodel at the Sanford...
March 26, 2017 - 9:30am
More labor for Sunday liquor? Staffing one of many questions raised with repeal of sales ban
BEMIDJI—The end of a 159-year-old ban preventing stores from selling liquor on Sundays means more questions for Bemidji's two municipal-owned...
March 26, 2017 - 8:15am
March 17, 2017
A split decision for Water Carnival: Jaycees submit request to hold event at 2 locations this year
BEMIDJI—After deciding to scrap a plan to hold the 73rd Water Carnival on Fourth Street downtown, the Bemidji Jaycees have resolved to...
March 17, 2017 - 4:52pm
March 14, 2017
SPECIAL ELECTION: Advancing to May: Lehmann and Plemel to compete in runoff for Bemidji Ward 4 seat
BEMIDJI—A race of seven for the Bemidji Ward 4 City Council seat narrowed to two Tuesday. Because no candidate in Tuesday's special election...
March 14, 2017 - 9:55pm
March 12, 2017
NATE MATHEWS COLUMN: Hospitality Tax 2.0
In 2017, the city of Bemidji invites the community to have a conversation about providing property tax relief through a hospitality tax on food,...
March 12, 2017 - 11:26am
Voters will have seven Ward 4 candidates to choose from Tuesday
Special Election FYI What: A special election for Bemidji City Council Ward 4 When: Tuesday, March 14. Polls are open from 7 a.m.-8 p.m. Where:...
March 12, 2017 - 7:30am
March 11, 2017
A bit of shiver for Shamrock Shuffle
Here are the top three results for the city of Bemidji Parks and Recreation Department's annual 5k/10k Shamrock Shuffle, held on Saturday at...
March 11, 2017 - 3:18pm
March 6, 2017
CITY: Council takes action on three 2017 projects
BEMIDJI—A trio of construction projects, two related to roads and another to enhance downtown decor, were discussed by the Bemidji City...
March 6, 2017 - 8:35pm
March 2, 2017
SPECIAL ELECTION: Seven candidates square off: Hospitality tax to help Sanford Center a key topic in Ward 4 race
BEMIDJI -- Candidates for Bemidji’s Ward 4 special election came face-to-face in a forum Thursday night, sharing their ideas and strategies...
March 2, 2017 - 10:19pm
March 1, 2017
Plaid support for Paul Bunyan Expressway: Transportation project one of many lobbied during 12th annual Bemidji Day at the Capitol
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota House Transportation Committee was greeted by a group dressed in plaid Wednesday for its hearing on expanding State...
March 1, 2017 - 6:47pm
February 21, 2017
CITY: Safe and stylish crosswalks ahead: Council picks new design for downtown pedestrian crossings
BEMIDJI—A trio of crosswalks in downtown Bemidji are being redesigned by city staff with the expectation that more color and patterns in...
February 21, 2017 - 7:35pm
SPECIAL ELECTION: Ward 4 candidate forum scheduled for next week
BEMIDJI—The Citizens for an Informed Electorate will hold a candidate forum Thursday, March 2, to give Bemidji residents a refresher on...
February 21, 2017 - 4:46pm
February 20, 2017
GOVERNMENT: City, County to consider agreements with school district
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council and Beltrami County Board of Commissioners meet today and both entities have an agenda item related to an agreement with the Bemidji School District. The proposed "memorandum of understanding' between the three is in relation to the planned Gene...
February 20, 2017 - 4:50pm
February 9, 2017
Water Carnival location raises concerns, BDA surveying businesses for feedback
BEMIDJI -- With concerns rising to the surface about relocating this year’s Water Carnival, the Bemidji Downtown Alliance wants input from...
February 9, 2017 - 8:57pm