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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Look at the brighter side of life
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: We must open our minds to diverse teachings
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MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: What is that weed?
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'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
First Friday Fest at Rail River
Regional author publishes book
First Friday at Gallery North
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PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Warm-up helps spawn, walleyes should be ready for opener
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Wood ducks always welcome in the spring
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Finding your favorite gardening tools
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Wild turkeys are abundant throughout Minnesota
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Swift: Taxes must be particularly taxing
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Minnesota Health Plan’ is a plan for all
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bliss understands our local issues
July 9, 2014
City buys land to relieve traffic on Paul Bunyan Drive: $140K buys parcels for extension of 24th Street NW
BEMIDJI -- The city plans to buy two parcels of land behind Walgreens on Paul Bunyan Drive NW in hopes of relieving traffic on the artery that...
July 9, 2014 - 11:21am
July 8, 2014
City approves work at University Heights project
BEMIDJI — In addition to possible tax incentives, the University Heights development project will get another boost from the city in the form...
July 8, 2014 - 4:25pm
May 5, 2014
CITY GOVERNMENT: City votes to sell land to McDonald's operator
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council voted Monday to draw up a purchase agreement with McDonald's operator Corey Klinefelter to buy a plot of...
May 5, 2014 - 9:28pm
April 28, 2014
What to do with Neilson Reise Arena?
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council is facing off against the idea of what to do with the aging Neilson Reise Arena, a mainstay of Bemidji hockey...
April 28, 2014 - 10:43pm
April 15, 2014
Developer comes forward for former BHS site
BEMIDJI — A local developer has emerged with big plans for the site of the former Bemidji High School. The proposed project calls for several...
April 15, 2014 - 9:38am
March 24, 2014
City sees surplus coming out of 2013
BEMIDJI -- The city of Bemidji has hundreds of thousands of dollars in un-earmarked money. Emerging from 2013, the city's general fund has a surplus of $270,114, city finance director Ron Eischens told City Council members at a budget work session Monday. The council voted unanimously...
March 24, 2014 - 10:27pm
February 4, 2014
Brainerd council president found dead at home
BRAINERD, Minn. -- Brainerd’s city council president and former mayor and teacher was found dead in her home Monday night. Soft-spoken and quick to offer an encouraging word to others, Bonnie Cumberland provided an example of strength and endurance as she battled cancer. Her...
February 4, 2014 - 1:08pm
November 12, 2013
City to test the public opinion waters on south shore beach project with survey
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council wants to finally deliver on a promise it made four years ago to replace Nymore Beach on Lake Bemidji's south...
November 12, 2013 - 10:48pm
November 5, 2013
E-cigs issue sparks public debate: Amendment to require license for e-cigarettes sales, prohibit sales to minors
BEMIDJI — Townspeople filled City Hall Monday to speak on the issue of e-cigarettes facing the Bemidji City Council. They were participating...
November 5, 2013 - 12:35am
October 14, 2013
Water/sewer rates may increase: Intended to defray wastewater treatment plant renovations
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji City Council is considering raising water/sewer fees to avoid the prospect of the city’s sewer fund sliding into the...
October 14, 2013 - 11:13pm
October 8, 2013
City approves dig funding: Money will fund removal of artifacts from Paul Bunyan/Library Park
BEMIDJi — Culture won out over budget concerns Monday as the Bemidji City Council voted expand the contract of archeological survey team...
October 8, 2013 - 12:31am
September 9, 2013
Looking for redevelopment: Council considers rail corridor
BEMIDJI — As a taskforce was named to examine the rail corridor downtown, the Bemidji City Council authorized its members to look beyond...
September 9, 2013 - 10:30pm
August 12, 2013
Council approves smaller park plan
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council approved a pared-down park improvement project for Paul Bunyan and Library parks Monday night. Parks and...
August 12, 2013 - 11:13pm
August 9, 2013
City denies private well to Blackduck Schools
At its meeting on Monday, Aug. 5, the Blackduck City Council approved a recommendation made by the Blackduck Public Works Committee to not allow...
August 9, 2013 - 11:19am
August 5, 2013
Councilors question detachment list
BEMIDJI -- Some Bemidji City Councilors Monday questioned recent events involving a mediation agreement between the city and Bemidji Township....
August 5, 2013 - 11:06pm