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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The BWCA: Memories of a special place of pure, natural beauty
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Spring is here, and open water isn't too far behind
Catch-and-release walleye season for Mille Lacs Lake again this year
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March 24, 2017
Bemidji Middle School assistant principal charged with 2 felonies
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Middle School’s assistant principal was charged with two felonies Friday after allegedly posing as a 13-year-old boy on...
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UPDATED: Bemidji Middle School vice principal arrested
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Middle School’s assistant principal was arrested Thursday evening and is currently being held in the Beltrami County Jail...
March 24, 2017 - 2:44pm
March 23, 2017
Report: Schools spend millions on state tests with ‘limited’ usefulness
BEMIDJI -- A state report published earlier this month found that Minnesota schools spend millions of dollars and untold hours administering state-mandated tests, but faculty and administrators have to clear a variety of logistical hurdles to do so and are often unsure how to interpret...
March 23, 2017 - 7:03pm
An a capella opportunity at BMS: ‘Six Appeal’ plays in leadup to show choir fundraiser
BEMIDJI -- An a capella group dazzled Bemidji Middle School students Thursday morning ahead of a larger show choir fundraiser this weekend. The...
March 23, 2017 - 6:06pm
March 22, 2017
Minnesota State says students need more emergency cash aid, food support, child care grants
ST. PAUL—The Minnesota State system wants its colleges and universities to do more to help students with basic life needs, such as food,...
March 22, 2017 - 4:54pm
March 21, 2017
No early release days next year at Bemidji Area Schools
BEMIDJI -- Staff development time at Bemidji Area Schools was at the heart of a brief school board discussion Monday, after which school district leaders opted for a 2017-18 calendar that has a pair of full-day professional development sessions rather than four half-days that would...
March 21, 2017 - 5:32pm
March 20, 2017
Board approves Gene Dillon utility bid; groundbreaking for new school set for March 27
BEMIDJI—Bemidji Area Schools leaders approved Monday a bid to build proprietary water and sewer lines to a new elementary school. The School...
March 20, 2017 - 8:42pm
Four finalists announced for BSU provost job
BEMIDJI—BSU announced Monday that university leaders will interview four candidates for the school's provost job. The four candidates are...
March 20, 2017 - 6:34pm
'Sesame Street' to welcome muppet character with autism
LOS ANGELES - "Sesame Street" will welcome a new Muppet to its TV family on April 10 with a special episode designed to introduce viewers to...
March 20, 2017 - 3:46pm
Former U of M researcher awarded $1 in sexual harassment case
MINNEAPOLIS -- A former University of Minnesota researcher was sexually harassed by a supervisor but suffered no actual damages, a federal jury...
March 20, 2017 - 12:43pm
March 19, 2017
Area robotics teams compete in Duluth
BEMIDJI—Several area schools had robotics teams that competed at Lake Superior Regionals in Duluth on March 1-4. Here is a list of area teams and their place: • 5th place: TEAM Clutch Robotics in Bagley. • 10th place: Quack Attack in Blackduck. • 12th place: The Regulators...
March 19, 2017 - 10:00am
March 17, 2017
No injuries after early morning school bus crash
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji Area Schools bus crashed as it tried to navigate down an icy hill in the Nymore neighborhood early Friday morning, but the accident resulted in no injuries, according to school district transportation department staff. Transportation Coordinator Greg Liedl...
March 17, 2017 - 11:22am
Blackduck moves forward with locker room renovations: School district to advertise for project bids
Blackduck Public Schools staff are making preparations to renovate the school district’s locker rooms at Blackduck High School. The School Board voted unanimously Monday to advertise for bids for the project, which district staff estimate will cost about $370,000. Superintendent...
March 17, 2017 - 11:12am
Enrollment dips at Blackduck Public Schools
Blackduck Public Schools’ enrollment has dipped, and staff there said there’s no distinct reason for it. The school district lost 17 students between February and March, Superintendent Mark Lundin told the School Board in a brief report on Monday. “I really can’t give you...
March 17, 2017 - 11:11am
March 16, 2017
Minnesota House advances changes to teacher layoff rules
ST. PAUL — Plans from Minnesota House Republicans to give local school leaders more control over which teachers are laid off faces difficult...
March 16, 2017 - 8:15pm