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Camp Ripley ceremony honors new commander Kruse
5-year-old shoots 3-year-old in Otter Tail County
Day, Gonzalez, Johnson among education association honorees
Warganich joins Sanford Bemidji
TRF Area Community Fund presents check to Falls DAC
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KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Together we can face any crisis
ART LEE: Yup, those little things in life sure count
DOUG LEWANDOWSKI: The far shores of life
Around the Arts, November 19
‘Celebrating Community Theater’: Vene and Friends brings out local performers for a night of musicals
Bemidji Chorale ushers in Christmas season
Why is Peter Dinklage still stuck playing characters defined by dwarfism?
From Fred and Ginger to Kate and Leo: When movie couples make fans hope for real-life love
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Deer season is here
AREA DEER OPENER PREVIEW: Deer numbers up throughout region
2017 DEER OPENER: Officials say 'fantastic' deer season ahead
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Whether snow or no, buntings well worth the wait
MASTER GARDENERS: To till or not to till
Delbert & Linda Olson
Tom & Linda Peterson
VIVIAN DELGADO: Healthy self, healthy environments
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Bookstores, Bobby and Buttons
Commentary: Don't hold your breath for a 'reckoning' on Bill Clinton
I'm a feminist. I study rape culture. And I don't want Al Franken to resign.
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: High school bowlers grateful for support
October 2, 2014
Laying the jobs 'pipeline:' MI2 initiative makes progress in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Economic development experts revealed more about encouraging Bemidji manufacturing through the fledgling Minnesota Innovation Institute...
October 2, 2014 - 9:01pm
May 12, 2014
Greater Bemidji pitches "MI2 Initiative" to council
BEMIDJI -- The city of Bemidji on Monday threw its hat into the ring of local companies, colleges and government units trying to turn the Mayflower Building into an incubator for area startup business. Dave Hengel, Greater Bemidji director, made the case for the City Council to...
May 12, 2014 - 8:40pm
May 6, 2014
BELTRAMI COUNTY: Greater Bemidji eyes Mayflower Building
BEMIDJI -- Greater Bemidji has a master plan to develop Bemidji into the “go to” place for talent in the manufacturing industry.
May 6, 2014 - 9:22pm
April 15, 2014
Greater Bemidji pitches business boost proposal to Beltrami County commissioners
BEMIDJI -- A burgeoning economic development initiative could bring in new, high-paying jobs to the Bemidji area this year, Beltrami County Commissioners learned Tuesday. Commissioners on Tuesday were asked to consider contributing $150,000 to Greater Bemidji to help further the...
April 15, 2014 - 8:11pm
October 19, 2013
Wish lists for working: Lobbyists for rural Minnesota hear what Bemidji businesses want
BEMIDJI — Businesses in the Bemidji area need a better educated work force and more access to broadband Internet connections. That’s what Minnesota legislator turned business advocate Dan Dorman said he took away from a fact-finding meeting Friday at Beltrami Electric Cooper...
October 19, 2013 - 12:12am
October 8, 2013
Bemidji to host Greater Minnesota regional meeting
BEMIDJI — The city of Bemidji will play host next week to a meeting of the economic minds as government officials and private sector luminaries from the northland convene to discuss the best way to drive economic development in the region. Bemidji has been selected by the...
October 8, 2013 - 11:40pm
September 23, 2013
Greater Bemidji partners up: Group throws hat into the lobbying ring by joining statewide effort
BEMIDJI — Greater Bemidji, a group dedicated to economic development in the rural areas surrounding the city, moved into the big leagues Friday as it voted to become part of the Greater Minnesota Economic Development Partnership; essentially a statewide version of the local...
September 23, 2013 - 9:58pm
September 16, 2013
Pioneer Viewpoints: A louder voice for rural Minnesota
The board of Greater Bemidji is expected to vote soon on whether to join a new statewide group that says it will provide an outlet for rural Minnesotans when it comes to economic development issues. The Greater Minnesota Economic Development Partnership was formed this summer, ironically...
September 16, 2013 - 10:43pm
September 10, 2013
A unified voice? Greater Bemidji to consider joining rural Minnesota’s Economic Development Partnership
BEMIDJI -- Greater Bemidji is slated to soon decide whether to join a statewide effort that aims to provide a voice for rural Minnesota on economic development matters. Dave Hengel, executive director of Greater Bemidji (formerly known as the Joint Economic Development Commission),...
September 10, 2013 - 11:07pm
June 27, 2013
Zorbaz looks to Bemidji again
BEMIDJI — A regional pizza restaurant chain appears to be making another run at buying land on the south shore of Lake Bemidji. Zorbaz on the Lake founder Tom Hanson is scheduled to present the Bemidji Economic Development Authority with a proposal Monday night, according to...
June 27, 2013 - 6:04pm
November 16, 2012
Job fair attracts employers, job seekers
BEMIDJI – Hundreds of job-seekers filled the George W. Neilson Convention Center at the Sanford Center Thursday night for the Bemidji Regional...
November 16, 2012 - 12:41am