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ND losing thousands in state tax revenues with unfilled jobs
Jessie Diggins got dissed but Russian hackers got a pass? Here's a list of stuff that didn't happen at the Capitol
Owners, dogs complete therapy training
Former Bemidji foster youth visits Nolan, Congress
Abandoned net of 67 dead walleye on Lake Mille Lacs angers conservation group
Kyle Busch dominates on way to Coca-Cola 600 win
Former Wild first-rounder Tuch playing key role for Vegas playoff run
Outfield throw crucial as Gophers beat Purdue in Big Ten baseball tournament title game
Healy's hit in eighth sparks Mariners past Twins
Rose's steady play overwhelms field in win at Colonial
Janet "Gripp" Anderson
Marles Ruth Kangas
Melverna nee Lindquist Watkins
John Paul Lembi
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Kids are not born to kill; they learn to kill from us
LIBRARY CORNER: Reading can take you everywhere
Commentary: Take a break before transitioning to non-caregiving life
Commentary: When is a pine cone not a pine cone?
How to fertilize trees, shrubs, flowers and fruits
Becca is back as 'Bachelorette' -- and this time she gets to choose
First Friday returns on June 1
Around the Arts, May 27
Walking among the Art: Bemidji Sculpture Walk installs a new round of downtown sculptures
In the age of the megaplex: Historic Twin Cities theaters battle to stay afloat in the ever-competitive business of showing movies
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The wonderful wood duck at home in Minnesota
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Action heats up on the water as busy weekend arrives
More fishing tournaments skipping weigh-in
Man helps restore bluebird species with nest boxes on rural Wisconsin roads
Northwest Minn. man finds retirement niche building custom fishing rods
Ambassadors congratulate Wingin' It
Despite divisions, Farm Bill still a priority for passage
Kraus-Anderson in Bemidji to build hockey arena in Baudette
Prairie Business opens '50 Best Places to Work' nominations
Consumers, craft brewers behind shift that has barley growers, malters adjusting
Place a Business Announcement
Barb & Rick
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reduce your lawn size to help our environment
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We could use more political leaders like Jourdain
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Enbridge pledges to work with counties on tax issue
Commentary: Road to recovery
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Safe family holiday can include safe grilling
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
February 14, 2017
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: A Water Carnival for everyone
When organizers moved the annual Water Carnival festival from near Paul and Babe downtown to the Sanford Center because of park reconstruction, there were immediate cries of foul, as many thought the downtown business district was being left behind. Now, after two years at the Sanford...
February 14, 2017 - 7:30am
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
From around town to downtown: Fozzie's finds home on Third Street in former Toasty Beaver's building
BEMIDJI—After four years of being on the go in Bemidji, Fozzie's Smokin Bar-B-Q has found a permanent place to call home. Business owner...
February 9, 2017 - 5:35pm
February 7, 2017
The Fourth on Fourth: Bemidji Jaycees to move the Water Carnival back into downtown
BEMIDJI—After a two-year stint on the South Shore near the Sanford Center, the annual Water Carnival is coming back to downtown Bemidji....
February 7, 2017 - 5:31pm
November 29, 2016
Duluth could reap financial benefit from Last Place demise
DULUTH, Minn. -- The city of Duluth soon could receive a financial windfall as a result of the downfall of Jim Carlson, the former owner of a...
November 29, 2016 - 8:45am
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