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#PlayForZach: Bemidji friends, teammates remember Zacharie Schaubhut
5 charged in watery attack on PedalPub in Minneapolis
Crime report for May 22-25
UPDATED: Airman named as gunman in Wal-Mart shooting, 2 dead, 1 injured after shooting
Ride Home awareness event set for June 14
Emotional victory: Bemidji rallies to beat Moorhead in section tournament
AREA BASEBALL: Blackduck, Bagley advance in Section 8A
GOLF: Boys and girls both fourth after first day of sections
Minnesota Twins to honor Zach Schaubhut before tonight's game against Boston
RACING: Bemidji Speedway season begins with fanfare, excitement
Frederick K. Bruun
Lamarr W. Hanson II
Eugene "Geno" Geurts
John Eggers: What can we learn from obituaries?
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Petunias can be plentiful at any time of the year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: After wet and cold week, fishing conditions should improve
John Eggers: A final exam for the graduates
Blane Klemek: The orchestra of springtime in the bird world
Playhouse powerhouse: 2015 marks final season for Paul Bunyan Playhouse artistic director Zach Curtis
Pioneer Previews: A gala of support for BSU
Art briefs - Sunday March 24
Monroe Crossing to perform in Little Falls
Pioneer Previews: Music and 'Murder on the Nile' fill up the week
Blane Klemek: Bats truly are incredible flying creatures
Zebra mussels found in Christmas Lake
MASTER GARDENERS: Try an organic weed-free gardening approach
'Are you looking at me?'
Voges birthday celebration
Moen birthday celebration
Davis 80th birthday celebration
Johnson -Kelm engagement
Susan Stamper Brown: The Left’s dumb and dumber wars
Dick Polman: How to cull the Republican herd
Rich Lowry: The rail fantasy
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: The tough questions
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jail decisions based on sound finances
May 17, 2015
It's 'right now' for NTC; No name change on horizon, but new programs will strengthen school
BEMIDJI—Only a week removed from graduation, Northwest Technical College officials say they are excited about recent changes implemented at the school. Faced with declining enrollment at NTC, leaders there and at Bemidji State University began a "reinvention" process in the...
news / education
May 17, 2015 - 1:33am
May 15, 2015
BSU and NTC announce finalists for vice president position
BEMIDJI -- Three finalists have been chose to fill the position of vice president of finance and administration at BSU and Northwest Technical College. The finalists will visit the campuses and interviews begin Monday, a press release said. The finalists are Karen Snorek,...
news / local
May 15, 2015 - 6:34pm
April 21, 2015
More money, but no full tuition freeze in Minnesota legislation
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Senate-passed legislation would increase state-run college and university spending slightly more than the House wants, but neither bill contains the money college officials seek to freeze all tuition. "It is my strongest intention that they do keep tuition...
news / education
April 21, 2015 - 9:11am
February 24, 2015
Charitable trust gives funds to North Dakota State for Indian health scholarships
FARGO -- The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust has awarded North Dakota State University $750,000 to create the first endowed scholarship fund in the nation for graduate students in American Indian public health. The state of North Dakota has provided an additional...
news / region
February 24, 2015 - 9:24am
December 4, 2014
Leech Lake Tribal College takes part in Obama initiative
WASHINGTON -- Dr. Donald Day, president of Leech Lake Tribal College, will join President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden in Washington today to announce new actions to help more students prepare and graduate from college.
news / local
December 4, 2014 - 10:41am
December 1, 2014
HIGHER EDUCATION: NTC unveils master plan
BEMIDJI -- The reinvention of Northwest Technical College achieved another benchmark as administrators Monday unveiled the college's master academic plan, the framework around which the school's curriculum will be restructured. "I think this has the potential to be transformational,"...
December 1, 2014 - 8:21pm
May 22, 2014
Letter: State Legislature was friendly to college students
Bemidji State University students will remember the 2013 and 2014 legislative sessions for their dramatic shifts away from harmful cuts and movement toward the long-awaited investments that began to address the unsustainable epidemic of student debt. These new investments — a vital...
opinion / letters
May 22, 2014 - 11:36pm
January 25, 2014
Dayton hears students’ voices at Duluth education forum
Alysee Shelton Forum News Service DULUTH — For all that Minnesota higher education has going for it, what it lacks is resources. That’s the message Gov. Mark Dayton gave Friday at a student-oriented forum at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Students and professors from...
news / education
January 25, 2014 - 12:46am