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2 dead after three-vehicle crash on Interstate 94
Crime report for Sept. 26
EDUCATION: Gene Dillon Elementary utilities decision may hinge on county road plans
Event for veterans on Wednesday in Bemidji
State surplus auction Saturday in Bemidji
SOCCER: BSU falls in overtime
CROSS COUNTRY: Beavers place 34th at Roy Griak Invite
WOMEN'S GOLF: Beavers finish 11th at Mustang Invite
MEN'S GOLF: BSU takes sixth at St. Cloud Invite
BHS bowlers host home meet
Dorothy "Dot" Schocker
Henry Loren Larson
Alfred L. Pearsall
Joanie Brune Anywaush
Maurice W. Johnson
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Leave a legacy of words
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Sustainable health care: Returning to relationship-based practice
MASTER GARDENERS: Think about next year when it comes to garden debris
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Truth and Reconciliation: Water
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Let’s not sell our students short
Tigirlily to open for Justin Moore at Sanford Center
Monday Movie Report: Oscars Foreign Language Category adds first contenders
PATT RALL COLUMN: Fall is in the area, and in the theaters
BSO opens new season, 'Legends & Lore'
Justin Moore comes to Bemidji on Oct. 1
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
PAUL NELSON: Fall cooldown continues for peak fishing
Zebra mussels confirmed in 4 more Minnesota lakes
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Full moons and fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Chrysanthemums can fit with any garden
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
MILESTONES: Cuperus-Howe engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The Salvation Army leader’s legacy lives on
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A flaw in implementation of dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Here’s a list of what Republicans believe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Two thoughts about the school dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Skoe needs to look out for our interests
September 8, 2016
Rebuilding cultural connections: Folk school details infrastructure improvement goals to continue mission
BEMIDJI -- Rail River Folk School in downtown Bemidji opened its doors to the public Thursday evening to get input on the program’s future....
September 8, 2016 - 8:12pm
September 7, 2016
CITY: Public invited for input at two meetings on Bemidji growth
BEMIDJI—Bemidji residents are encouraged to attend a pair of public meetings Thursday evening outlining plans for growth and development in the city. The first meeting will take place at Rail River Folk School, focusing on the progression of the rail corridor sector of Bemidji....
September 7, 2016 - 1:54pm
July 18, 2016
Rail to residential? Business owner plans to expand Bemidji’s downtown with housing, office development
BEMIDJI -- A stretch of road separates an active downtown and a sprawling empty, vacant space that once was an industrial hub in Bemidji. For...
July 18, 2016 - 1:31pm
June 1, 2016
Downtown planters vandalized, stolen
BEMIDJI -- An annual springtime flower display was vandalized early last week in downtown Bemidji. Michael and Pamela Kelsey, owners of Kelsey’s Jewelry, spent much of May 19 and 20 planting flowers in the planters outside their store. According to Michael Kelsey, store employees...
June 1, 2016 - 4:26pm
May 20, 2016
Dog days downtown: Lucky Dogs restaurant to open soon (VIDEO)
BEMIDJI -- Julie and Tim Brandt consider themselves a pair of “lucky dogs.” Blessed with family, friends and a good community, when the couple...
May 20, 2016 - 3:33pm
March 2, 2016
Headwaters Science Center celebrates birthday with free day
BEMIDJI—The Headwaters Science Center is downtown Bemidji is celebrating its birthday and will have a free day on Saturday. Hours are 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the center, 413 Beltrami Ave. Along with the free admission, there will be door prizes and science demonstrations all...
March 2, 2016 - 11:48am
January 19, 2016
An ink expansion for downtown Bemidji: Your Mom's Tattoo Atelier set to reopen Wednesday after three weeks of renovation, expansion
BEMIDJI -- After about three weeks, several downtown artists are eager to get back to the drawing board. Make that the drawing arm … or neck...
January 19, 2016 - 9:35pm
June 7, 2015
PATT RALL COLUMN: A walk to remember (With Video and Photo Gallery)
I love dragonflies, especially this summer, when they are the featured painted figures on the Bemidji Sculpture Walk. The Dragonfly bought...
June 7, 2015 - 5:24pm
April 27, 2015
'A shopping destination': Rebirth of downtown continues, new and expanded businesses on the way
BEMIDJI—For many smaller communities, the closing of a downtown store covering nearly 10,000 square feet could be a crippling—but...
April 27, 2015 - 9:44am
March 24, 2015
Car fire in downtown Bemidji
Emergency personnel respond to a car that was on fire on the 300 block of Minnesota Avenue over the noon hour on Tuesday. No other information...
March 24, 2015 - 5:33pm
March 16, 2015
'World's Shortest St. Patrick Day's Parade' is Tuesday in downtown Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- “The World’s Shortest St. Patrick’s Day Parade” is scheduled for Tuesday in downtown Bemidji. The parade is 78 paces from Brigid’s Pub on the 300 block of Beltrami Avenue to Keg n’ Cork… also on Beltrami Avenue. Events kick off with a “swooshing”...
March 16, 2015 - 9:24pm
October 18, 2014
Rail Corridor redevelopment re-emerges: City owns most of property near downtown
BEMIDJI -- With redevelopment of the South Shore in full swing, attention has turned to rejuvenating another blighted part of the city. A...
October 18, 2014 - 11:22pm
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
April 21, 2014
BEMIDJI CITY COUNCIL: BDA to revisit new downtown parking rules
BEMIDJI -- The new public parking regulations in downtown Bemidji drew more public opposition at Monday’s City Council meeting. The regulations were initially put forward by the Bemidji Police Department, the Bemidji Downtown Alliance and the city Public Works Department...
April 21, 2014 - 9:52pm
Downtown cleanup night set
Downtown Project Pride clean up night will take place from 4 to 7 p.m. April 29 in downtown Bemidji. Volunteers from all downtown business, offices and apartments will work up to two hours to get downtown ready for summer.
April 21, 2014 - 6:26pm