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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
August 3, 2013
South shore land sale hearing set for Monday
BEMIDJI -- The public will have a chance to speak on the city's sale of south shore land Monday night. The hearing, which is required under state law, centers around the proposed sale to Grand Forks, N.D.-based developers who plan on building a 60-unit high-end apartment building...
August 3, 2013 - 9:12pm
July 29, 2013
Land sale process to change: Proposal review committee to be formal city body
BEMIDJI - Bemidji City Councilors want to formalize the process development proposals go through before they reach the full council. They met...
July 29, 2013 - 10:59pm
July 22, 2013
On south shore beach, council to seek funding partners
BEMIDJI -- After hearing from consultants that the cost to clean up and create a south shore beach would approach $1.2 million, the City Council...
July 22, 2013 - 11:05pm
July 8, 2013
Bemidji, townships to meet: Wednesday meeting to discuss mediation will be closed
BEMIDJI -- It appears representatives from the city of Bemidji and the two townships involved in an annexation agreement will meet Wednesday night. But what specifically will be discussed remains unclear, and likely will remain that way for those standing outside of the closed-door...
July 8, 2013 - 10:34pm