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VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Truth and Reconciliation: Water
Tigirlily to open for Justin Moore at Sanford Center
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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
Rock-solid restoration: New Knutson Dam near Pennington unveiled
DNR to sell 40 northern Minnesota land parcels
Lake Bemidji State Park youth, muzzleloader hunts
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Cooling water temperatures pool the fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
Johnson anniversary celebration
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December 4, 2014
Faith briefs - Friday Dec. 5
Businessmen's fellowship meeting Saturday BEMIDJI -- The monthly meeting of the Full Gospel Businessmen's Fellowship America will be held at 7 a.m. Saturday in the community room of the Beltrami Electric, 4111 Technology Drive NW. The guest speaker will be Mike Bakke, who will share...
December 4, 2014 - 5:59pm
November 13, 2014
Faith briefs - Friday Nov. 14
Christian Women's luncheon meeting set BEMIDJI -- The Christian Women's luncheon meeting will take place at 1 p.m. Monday at the Peppercorn Restaurant, 1813 Paul Bunyan Drive NW. Featured this month will be Cindy Van Brunt and Carol Nelson from Grandma's Attic with ideas on how...
November 13, 2014 - 5:16pm
October 30, 2014
Faith briefs - Friday Oct. 31
"Pilgrim's Progress" showing today BEMIDJI -- The movie "Pilgrim's Progress" will be shown at 6:30 p.m. today at Ridgewood Baptist Church, 2795 15th St. NW. Childcare is available and refreshments will be served. For the trick or treaters, candy will be handed out in the foyer. For...
October 30, 2014 - 6:15pm
October 23, 2014
Faith Briefs for 10/24/2014
Annual BBQ rib dinner on Saturday BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Council Knights of Columbus will host their 13th annual BBQ rib dinner from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday at St. Philip’s Catholic Church, 702 Beltrami Ave. NW. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 5 to 12 and free...
October 23, 2014 - 6:52pm
Christian film opens Friday
BEMIDJI — A local homeschooling mother initiated an effort that led to a number of churches and ministries banding together to bring a new film to the Bemidji Theatre. “A Matter of Faith,” from filmmaker Rich Christiano, opens Friday in Bemidji. It tells the story of a Christian...
October 23, 2014 - 6:50pm
October 19, 2014
Amy's advice: 'Have fun, tell stories, laugh'
BEMIDJI -- Amy Grant wasn't sure she'd ever make another studio album. But then she signed with a new record company. It was a "catalog deal,"...
October 19, 2014 - 12:51am
October 9, 2014
Religion briefs for 10/10/2014
Fall bazaar at Bethel Lutheran Church BEMIDJI — A fall bazaar, soup luncheon and bake sale will take place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Bethel Lutheran Church, 5232 Irvine Ave. NW. A soup luncheon will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. that includes three soups, warm bread,...
October 9, 2014 - 7:12pm
October 1, 2014
'Survivor' contestant to headline Christian Women retreat
BEMIDJI -- As Leslie Nease came to the moment when she was expected to bow before Buddha inside a 400-year-old Chinese temple, she turned and walked out. Nease was competing in 2007's "Survivor: China," the 15th season of a reality-TV series that places contestants in remote areas...
October 1, 2014 - 7:34pm
September 4, 2014
Reaching out to Bemidji: At annual outreach fair at Oak Hills, students meet with local agencies for volunteer opportunities
BEMIDJI -- Chelsea Brown stood beside her poster boards Thursday morning, happily conversing with college students as they approached her with...
September 4, 2014 - 11:27pm
August 23, 2014
CAIR holds interfaith dialogue in Bagley following religious tensions
BAGLEY -- After tense confrontations earlier this year between Christians and Muslims in Bagley, an interfaith dialogue there Saturday went off without incident. Saly Abd Alla, a civil rights attorney and panelist at the event, fought back tears when it ended as she thanked the...
August 23, 2014 - 11:04pm
July 18, 2014
Faith briefs - Friday July 18
"Ladies Nite Out" set for Monday BEMIDJI -- The "Ladies Nite Out" Christian Women's dinner meeting will be held at 6 p.m. Monday at Minnesota Nice Cafe, 315 Irvine Ave. NW. There will be flute music played by Roxane Kanani. Guest speaker Laurie Kimball will present a two-fold...
July 18, 2014 - 12:06am
May 6, 2014
Living on Purpose: Appetite for adventure drives ‘stay-at-home’ dad
Editor's note: "Living on purpose" is a monthly feature about Bemidji area residents who actively seek to create meaningful and fulfilling lives....
May 6, 2014 - 8:02pm
May 5, 2014
Bicycle tour will fight hunger
BEMIDJI -- A bicycle tour will begin here this week to raise awareness of and support for efforts to address hunger. The Hunger Ride: Feeding People, Feeding Souls is a regional ride that will begin Saturday in Bemidji and end May 16 in Moorhead, in tandem with the two-day annual...
May 5, 2014 - 10:15am
April 23, 2014
Mark Schultz coming to the Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- Christian singer/songwriter Mark Schultz is coming to the Sanford Center. "An Evening with Mark Schultz" will be at 7 p.m. June...
April 23, 2014 - 1:01pm
December 19, 2013
Faith Briefs for 12/20/2013
Christmas celebration set BEMIDJI — A special Christmas worship service will be take place at 6 p.m. Sunday at Bemidji Baptist Church, 2130 Paul Bunyan Drive SE. All are welcome and refreshments will be served following service. Call 751-9311 or visit www.BemidjiBaptist.com for...
December 19, 2013 - 4:57pm