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Master Gardener program set
Special Volunteers: Thad Bowman and Georgine Casement
Students in the News 06/26/2016
Center delivers baby kits
Boys & Girls Club receives $2,500 from Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community
TRAP SHOOTING: Jacks take third in state
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji finishes Grand Rapids tourney 3-1
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji rebounds with win in Perham
Bemidji Extreme U11 wins title
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji splits in first day at GR tourney
Dale A. Fischer
Shirley Kay Andersen
Rosie Nancy Sutton
Duane A. Wagner
John Eggers: Why were you born?
BELTRAMI COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS: June weed of the month: Common tansy
John Eggers: What did your father teach you?
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Lakes cooler than usual as summer approaches
BELTRAMI COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS: Sedums: Minimum maintenance plants
Watch for 'Night Watch': BHS Marching Band again scoring well with summer show
Arts Briefs: BSO presents 'Legendary Voices,' First Friday open house at Gallery North and more
Patt Rall: Schlichting debuts her 'First Lady Mysteries' series
‘Red, White and Tuna’ play opens Wednesday at The Chief Theater
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘The Replacements’
READER PHOTOS: Bears in Bemidji
Blane Klemek: Two low profile birds: The sora rail and Virginia rail
Chippewa National Forest schedules summer programs
Chippewa National Forest receives national ‘Rise to the Future Award’
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Summer solstice means lots of fish are feeding
Albert Theisen birthday
Karsten Verke birthday
Richard Hanson: Return to the bargaining table to protect Minnesota’s future
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Rotary Club, community thanked for inclusive playground
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Palliative care bill reduces suffering, improves quality of life
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Human life is the most innocent of all
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Please, let love conquer hate
Blackduck speakers win big at Hibbing, Park Rapids
On Feb. 13, the Blackduck High School speech team took second place out of 24 teams at the Hibbing Heartbreaker Tournament, beating out some...
News / region
February 26, 2016 - 10:10am
February 25, 2016
EDUCATION: Report released on Schoolcraft director's suspension
BEMIDJI—Scott Anderson exhibited unwelcome and unprofessional behavior in his relationship with a former school employee, according to details of an independent investigation released this week. The findings do not, however, clearly establish his behavior was of a sexual nature....
February 25, 2016 - 8:16pm
February 22, 2016
EDUCATION: 'Some light at the end of the tunnel' for new school: Board views plans for Gene Dillon Elementary along Division Street
BEMIDJI—Gene Dillon Elementary will stand right at the intersection of Division Street and Becida Road Southwest in Grant Valley Township—and...
February 22, 2016 - 9:36pm
February 21, 2016
Students in the news
Vollen named to dean's list at U of M MINNEAPOLIS—Zachary Vollen, 2013 Bemidji High School graduate, was named to the dean's list for the 2015 fall semester at University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering. Vollen is the son of Julie and Harry Vollen. To be named...
News / education
February 21, 2016 - 12:33am
John Eggers: There is gold in Beltrami County
Do you believe there is gold in Beltrami County? If you don’t, you are among 99.5 percent of the other citizens who feel the same way. I am...
February 21, 2016 - 12:25am
February 20, 2016
GigaZone expands to school districts
BEMIDJI—Paul Bunyan Communications recently announced all of the school districts served by the cooperative have been upgraded and are now in the GigaZone, the advanced regional Gigabit fiber network, one of the largest rural Gigabit networks in the country. The school districts...
February 20, 2016 - 4:12pm
February 16, 2016
Dillemuth named chief information officer of BSU and Northwest Technical College
BEMIDJI—Jim Dillemuth has been named the chief information officer of BSU and Northwest Technical College, having filled the role on an interim basis since August. According to a release, Dillemuth has more than two decades of experience managing information technology in the...
February 16, 2016 - 7:26pm
Snow Week King and Queen at BHS
BEMIDJI -- Elias Straw and Cleo Weigle were named 2016 Snow Week King and Queen at Bemidji High School in a ceremony on Tuesday morning.
News / local
February 16, 2016 - 10:42am
Blackduck High School Speech Team is in full gear for a new season
The Blackduck High School speech team is in the early stages of a new season, and the hope is the team can continue its good track record from...
News / region
February 16, 2016 - 9:22am
February 15, 2016
Bemidji Middle School math team advances to state
BEMIDJI -- A team from Bemidji Middle School is moving on to state competition following a first-place finish last Friday at a mathematics meet at Northland Community & Technical College in Thief River Falls. The Bemidji team -- Kenneth Anttila, Hayden Holmes, Samantha Melberg...
News / education
February 15, 2016 - 5:48pm
February 14, 2016
John Eggers: How to warm up your brain
I operate under the principle that a warm brain equals a warm body. How can you warm up your brain? I think you will enjoy solving these puzzles,...
February 14, 2016 - 12:23am
February 7, 2016
John Eggers: Better than the Super Bowl
I know what you are thinking. What could be better than watching the Super Bowl? You have a whole truckload of snacks. You have hungry friends...
February 7, 2016 - 12:28am
STUDENTS IN THE NEWS for 02/07/2016
Local students named Morris dean's list MORRIS—Lillian Fulton and Lindsey Owens of Bemidji have been named to the University of Minnesota, Morris dean's list for the fall 2015 semester. To be eligible for the dean's list, students must achieve a grade point average of 3.66 or...
February 7, 2016 - 12:15am
Red Lake honor roll
Red Lake High School and Middle School recently announced their second quarter honor roll. The following Red Lake Middle School students were named to the A honor roll: Karen Guise, KayLynn Chaboyea, Ma'iingan Johnson, Joelle Drouillard, Sierra May, Gerika Kingbird, Kelanna McClain...
February 7, 2016 - 12:14am
February 4, 2016
Inspired by science: Students display projects Thursday at the Bemidji Middle School Science Fair (photo gallery)
BEMIDJI—If you need a llama poop provider, Hattie Kurtzweg has one in mind. Hattie, 12, needed "the stuff" for a school science project...
News / local
February 4, 2016 - 7:00pm