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Detail-loving, behind-the-scenes organizer helps Honor Flights cruise smoothly
RiverWood Bank promotes Smith
Essig hired at Security Bank USA
Kraus-Anderson earns Governor's Safety Award
Barta returns to Bemidji State
Kisner earns one-shot win at Dean & Deluca Invitational
Feng limps to one-stroke LPGA victory despite two late bogeys
Sato becomes first Japanese driver to win Indy 500
Preview: Predators at Penguins
Nashville used to opening the show on the road
Vernon Vanden Berg
Adren "Ade" Mann
Myrtle "Elaine" Miller
John Ted Iverson
LIBRARY CORNER: Ready for summer at the Library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Making a case for wood ticks
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?
Intermediate Watercolors class with Jane Freeman
Young Songwriters Workshop set for June 17
Season tickets for 2017-18 BSO season
Cass Lake Bena student wins Congressional Art Competition
‘Color of Life’ exhibit at library
Public celebration at Big Bog
FISH TALES: Pam Johnson on Lake Winnie
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Warmer temps should lead to better bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: House sparrows and European starlings are hardy survivors
New upgrades at Norway Beach campgrounds
Torry's Van Benefit
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
Column: Lessons from a great leader
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tanner left an indelible mark on many lives
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
March 19, 2015
Minnesota continues to add jobs, with jobless rate steady
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota employers added 11,800 jobs in February and the state jobless rate stayed steady at 3.7 percent, according to the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. The agency also announced revised figures from January, reducing the number of jobs...
March 19, 2015 - 6:49pm
High-level courtship yields Minn. engineering jobs
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A Canadian company that makes sophisticated heating and ventilation systems will locate a research facility in a Twin Cities suburb. A top executive from Price Industries joined Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Thursday in announcing the project, which grew...
December 19, 2013 - 12:11pm
November 21, 2013
2 months of Minn. employment data due for release
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — For the first time in two months, Minnesota officials will appraise the state job picture. The Department of Employment and Economic Development was releasing two months of unemployment data Thursday. The report also will detail job gains or losses for...
November 21, 2013 - 9:04am
May 22, 2013
Housing, jobs a priority for veterans
BEMIDJI — Housing and jobs were the main topics of a veterans issues forum held here Wednesday. Staff of U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn.,...
May 22, 2013 - 6:21pm
December 11, 2012
Rich Lowry: The Battle of Lansing
Michigan gave birth to the United Auto Workers. The union was founded at a convention in Detroit in 1935. After its famous sit-down strike in Flint, Mich., in 1937, the UAW won recognition by General Motors and, in the next several years, by Chrysler and Ford. It was the advent of...
December 11, 2012 - 9:43pm
December 6, 2012
Jim Hightower: Solving the Twinkie murder case
Remember the horrible murders in 1978 of San Francisco Mayor George Moscone and Supervisor Harvey Milk? At the killer’s trial, his lawyer argued for leniency, saying that a steady diet of junk food had addled his client’s brain. That claim entered the annals of jurisprudence as...
December 6, 2012 - 5:22pm
US unemployment aid applications drop to 370K
WASHINGTON (AP) -- The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment aid fell sharply last week as a temporary spike caused by Superstorm Sandy...
December 6, 2012 - 8:22am
November 28, 2012
Honors Lecture at BSU will focus on unemployment
Michael Murray, assistant professor of economics at BSU, will deliver an Honors Council Lecture titled “The Social and Psychological Consequences of Unemployment during the Great Recession: Evidence from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth” at 7 p.m. Thursday in Hagg-Sauer...
November 28, 2012 - 11:00pm
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
August 15, 2012
Development plans still in works, but nothing imminent
BEMIDJI – The city no longer is planning for the immediate expansion of a Twin Cities-based marketing firm. Skybridge Marketing Group, based in Rockford, Minn., announced in January that it would expand to Bemidji and bring with it about 200 new jobs. But those plans are indefinitely...
August 15, 2012 - 1:27am
March 2, 2010
State unemployment rate slips to 7.3 percent in January
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) -- Minnesota added 15,600 jobs in January, the biggest one-month gain in state employment since April 2005. That left an unemployment rate of 7.3 percent for the month, a small tick downward from December's 7.4 percent.
March 2, 2010 - 12:48pm
September 6, 2009
Finding a home: Young professionals welcome opportunities to work in Bemidji
Jordan Baker, a 2008 graduate of Bemidji State University with a degree in physics, found work in his hometown at Bemidji's EXB Solutions. He...
September 6, 2009 - 12:00am