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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Look at the brighter side of life
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: We must open our minds to diverse teachings
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: John's No. 1 List for Bemidji
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: What is that weed?
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'Flip or Flop' stars returning for multiple episodes of HGTV show amid divorce
Elton John recovering from 'potentially deadly' bacterial infection
First Friday Fest at Rail River
Regional author publishes book
First Friday at Gallery North
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PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Warm-up helps spawn, walleyes should be ready for opener
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Wood ducks always welcome in the spring
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Finding your favorite gardening tools
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Wild turkeys are abundant throughout Minnesota
Torry's Van Benefit
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Minnesota Health Plan’ is a plan for all
Fielding Questions: How to grow peas on a patio
Picking apples: How to decide which variety to plant
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bliss understands our local issues
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