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'It made me cry': Gold Star widow Myeshia Johnson breaks silence over Trump's condolence call
Trump rejects idea of new caps on 401(k) savings in tax plan
Paying for retirement and college for their grandkids is putting more grandparents in a double bind
In bid to save on fuel, 18-wheelers may start platooning on US highways
DeVos rescinds 72 guidance documents outlining rights for disabled students
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VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Environmental and ecological balance: Where is the justice?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Have you ever tried a staycation?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
Around the Arts, Oct. 22
PATT RALL COLUMN: Beautiful days still abound in the Bemidji area
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Sandhill cranes possess power, grace and beauty
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good boat control, taking it slow are keys to fall fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
Tom & Linda Peterson
AstroBob: Neutron stars' death merger rattles the fabric of spacetimes
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
September 15, 2014
Bemidji City Council, Red Lake Tribal Council meet
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council held an apparently unprecedented meeting with the Red Lake Nation Tribal Council on Monday, discussing...
September 15, 2014 - 10:38pm
August 25, 2014
City approves new Sanford Center contract
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji City Council vigorously debated whether a proposed contract with VenuWorks to operate the Sanford Center was both new...
August 25, 2014 - 9:46pm
August 19, 2014
Steamed about stop signs: Neighborhood residents say removal of signage a safety hazard
BEMIDJI — The public voiced anger over removal of stop signs at a Bemidji intersection during the City Council meeting Monday. Four residents,...
August 19, 2014 - 12:04am
August 11, 2014
Council OKs levy increases: Funds earmarked for eventual Sanford Center, City Arena repairs
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council on Monday acknowledged the fact that no building lasts forever. The council voted 5-1 to approve a 2.2...
August 11, 2014 - 10:48pm
July 19, 2014
Bemidji City Council: Council to discuss parking fee increases
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Downtown Alliance will seek approval for increasing the fee for yearly parking permits from the City Council at the regular meeting Monday. The proposed increases are the first changes to the fee structure since 2005, according to chart provided to the council...
July 19, 2014 - 11:03pm
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