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Charges: Minnesota vehicle thief posts bond, then steals another to escape from ND city
Stop for speeding on ND interstate finds 59 pounds of marijuana; two arrested
Trial for Minnesota trucker with sleep apnea involved in fatal crash delayed
Court orders Duluth businessman, partner to pay $1 million in fines, fees for pollution violations
SURVEY: Optimism abound for Minnesota manufacturers
BOYS TENNIS: Bemidji's Konecne still alive in section tourney
GOLF: BHS girls take 2nd, boys 4th at DL
SOFTBALL: Jacks upset Brainerd in playoff win
SOFTBALL: Blackduck upset 11-6 in playoff opener
BASEBALL: Jacks roll to doubleheader sweep of DL
Michael Allen Smith
Zachary Lee Aurand
Kaldyn Ryan Eichberg
Shawn Michael Clark
Miriam Emma Droege
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make the last day of school a good day
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Bemidji is ‘Home Sweet Home’ for the birds
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Critical Race Theories: What are they all about?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Who is JFK?
PRIME TIME: Butterflies and beauties at the SAC
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
PATT RALL COLUMN: Spring flowers abound around the arts
BACM announces Summer Recital Series schedule
June First Friday at Gallery North
Summer concert series announced
FISH TALES: Gene Erickson on Cass Lake
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Squirrels are common but still fascinating creatures
FISHING: Gary Newell tournament Saturday
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Best walleye fishing still ahead of us
FISHING: Lake Bemidji lands college fishing national championship
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
Hauser: When Jesus told his disciples they were to be salt, light
Pinke Post: The purpose of trophies in the box
Minding our Elders: Family caregiver needs recognition from siblings
March 13, 2015
STARS pupils shine for Voyageurs: Students take part in community service projects
BEMIDJI -- These STARS are learning to shine in their communities. A group of Voyageurs Expeditionary School students this year adopted...
March 13, 2015 - 7:44pm
January 20, 2015
BELTRAMI COUNTY: Commissioners hear possible CCH homeless shelter timeline
BEMIDJI -- A solution for Bemidji's homeless population is slowly gaining ground. Beltrami County Commissioners heard an update on Center City Housing's proposed Bemidji area housing project during a work session Tuesday afternoon. Commissioners approved a portion of Center City...
January 20, 2015 - 10:12pm
January 12, 2015
HOMELESS: No name to nonprofit: Nameless Coalition for the Homeless is now official
BEMIDJI -- The Nameless Coalition for the Homeless began as an unnamed group of well-intentioned people in October 2013. While progress has been...
January 12, 2015 - 8:09pm
November 14, 2014
Homeless is out, transition is in
BEMIDJI -- Picture in your mind a homeless person. Now visualize a middle school student retrieving two grocery bags from his locker. The two...
November 14, 2014 - 9:16pm
November 11, 2014
Beltrami County children continue to struggle: New data shows higher than average poverty compared to state
BEMIDJI -- Children and teenagers in the Bemidji area are ranking high in the wrong categories according to a Kids Count study done by Children's...
November 11, 2014 - 9:06am
November 7, 2014
Servants of Shelter seeking churches: Program helps homeless in the winter months
BEMIDJI -- Calvary Lutheran Church was the first to take a weeklong Servants of Shelter shift this season. Where will homeless people sleep this Sunday night? "We've already encountered our first casualty," said John Szurpicki, youth minister at Crossroads Church and member of...
November 7, 2014 - 10:22pm
November 3, 2014
BELTRAMI COUNTY: Homelessness in our hometowns; County leaders discuss topic and steps toward remedy
BEMIDJI -- A solid solution to the homeless situation in Bemidji is difficult to picture today. Still, Beltrami County Commissioners have begun steps to finding that reality.
November 3, 2014 - 8:42pm
October 31, 2014
Community crusaders need support: Servants of Shelter program that helps homeless could suffer this winter without more participant churches
BEMIDJI -- Tonight, a sanctuary from the late autumn cold weather opens its doors to homeless people in Bemidji. Overnight lows are forecasted to be near 30 degrees; below the freezing point and just right for frostbite, which can occur at 28 degrees. The 20 Servants of Shelter beds...
October 31, 2014 - 11:25pm
October 25, 2014
Help for the homeless: While Bemidji awaits a possible new shelter, resources are being used
BEMIDJI — Weather in Bemidji last week was ideal for camping. In fact, one man was camping in the woods last Monday — when Beltrami...
October 25, 2014 - 11:30pm
September 8, 2014
HOMELESS: Donations drive Nameless Coalition into next phase
BEMIDJI -- Philanthropic donors one by one contributed to the Nameless Coalition for the Homeless' cause during MillerFest at Brigid's Pub in Bemidji on the last unofficial Sunday of summer. The coalition's stop-gap committee tallied the total on Monday -- still not enough. "We...
September 8, 2014 - 7:50pm
August 29, 2014
Jamming for Jim: MillerFest to become an annual Bemidji tradition; this year’s event to benefit homeless
BEMIDJI -- Jim and Kristi Miller made beautiful music together for 39 years. After Jim passed away in the summer of 2013, Kristi decided the...
August 29, 2014 - 10:04pm
July 2, 2014
Getting a handle on panhandlers: City sees increase of people soliciting money at busy streets, intersections, downtown
BEMIDJI -- An influx of panhandlers, sometimes with cardboard signs pleading for help, are becoming more frequent at busy streets and intersections...
July 2, 2014 - 8:31pm
May 24, 2014
Masons move into new building
BEMIDJI -- The process of moving Bemidji Masonic Lodge 233 from its former temple downtown to a newly bought building on the south end of Bemidji is in full swing, member Dick Labraaten said Friday. Labraaten said the Masons have met informally in the new building -- a former Tae...
May 24, 2014 - 1:06am
May 19, 2014
HOMELESS: Nameless Coalition sees real picture
BEMIDJI -- Since the Nameless Coalition for the Homeless began meeting in October, various people have sat around the table to show support....
May 19, 2014 - 9:37pm
May 5, 2014
HOMELESS: Report says area needs are huge
BEMIDJI -- Following the deaths of two homeless men last year, the Nameless Coalition for the Homeless was formed in Bemidji. One of the issues facing the group was to get a better handle on just what the homeless population is in Bemidji and the surrounding area. On Monday, the...
May 5, 2014 - 9:24pm