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Walker man sentenced for copper theft, warrant issued for accomplice
Cass Lake man sentenced to 12 years in drug-related kidnapping
Faith briefs - Friday Oct. 31
Richfield man sentenced in meth conspiracy
Thousands in Beltrami County vote absentee
MEN'S HOCKEY NOTEBOOK: BSU looks to start off WCHA season with a win against Alaska
Another title shot: Bemidji hosts St. Francis in 7-5A championship game, looks to return to state football playoffs
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU looking for upset at No. 1 Minnesota
Last line of defense: On a team with plenty of offensive firepower, goalkeeper Barr helping lead BSU ‘D’
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji stuns Moorhead in section semifinals
Charles David Martin
Billie Louise Falk
Lisa Ann Grundmeier
Anne S. Gerlovich
Protecting deciduous trees, shrubs from winter damage
John Eggers: Where are you going?
Scotty Allison: Veterans Office seeks family correspondence
Tanya Hasbargen: Take time to invest in the community
Northland Stargazing: Three planets, some constellations, and two showers:
A confident conductor: Beverly Everett marks 10 years with the Bemidji Symphony Orchestra
Pioneer Previews: Time to start thinking of Madrigal Dinner
Art briefs - Sunday Oct. 26
BSU Chamber singers prepare for concert
Gearing up for 'Glengarry': Local play based on famous writing, movie
Paul Nelson: Surface water temperatures drop in Bemidji area lakes
Blane Klemek: Pied-billed grebes are common throughout Minnesota
Paul Nelson: Anglers continue to catch fish in Bemidji area lakes
Blane Klemek: Animals sensing the world around them
Blane Klemek: Migrating birds in Minnesota
Elsie Gullicksrud birthday
Elvin Burnham birthday celebration
George Smith birthday celebration
Ruby Rockensock Ruzicka birthday celebration
Letter: Hanson will listen to citizens, co-workers
Letter: Prince shows leadership on ODC board
Letter: Let’s review the facts on the shutdown
Letter: Silent majority needs to be heard
Letter: Do we really need a new school building?
northwest minnesota foundation
October 3, 2014
Kelliher School District receives grant to help students prepare for the future
The Northwest Minnesota Foundation recently awarded a $25,000 grant to Kelliher School District to collaborate with the Boys & Girls Club of the Bemidji Area (BGCBA). The grant will bring BGCBA’s SMART Moves and Career Launch programs to an estimated 250 students, in second...
news / education
October 3, 2014 - 1:33pm
June 11, 2014
Family creates Diffley scholarship; Program geared toward aspiring pilots
BEMIDJI -- A scholarship has been created in honor of Larry Diffley, the late president of Bemidji Aviation who died in a plane crash in 2012. The Larry Diffley Memorial Aviation Scholarship Fund has been established by Diffley's children to help aspiring pilots in the local area....
news / education
June 11, 2014 - 12:08am
April 23, 2014
Bright IDEAs: IDEA Competition to award $30K to local entrepreneurs
BEMIDJI -- Entrepreneurs from across northern Minnesota will gather Thursday to see if they'll receive $10,000 toward putting their business on the map. Seven finalists remain for the sixth annual Ingenuity Drives Entrepreneur Acceleration (IDEA) Competition organized by the Northwest...
news / local
April 23, 2014 - 11:15pm
January 8, 2013
Foundation shows off remodeled office in historic building
BEMIDJI – The Northwest Minnesota Foundation, in designing its new headquarters, made a concerted effort to represent the entire area it serves within the walls of its home. NMF, which serves 12 counties in northwest Minnesota, moved Dec. 10, relocating its headquarters into the...
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January 8, 2013 - 10:57pm
November 30, 2012
NMF awards $25,000 grant to Adult Day Services
BEMIDJI – The Northwest Minnesota Foundation has awarded Adult Day Services Inc. a $25,000 grant to expand service options for families with a loved one experiencing challenges due to deteriorating health. Adult Day Services Inc., established in 1981, serves clients within a 45-mile...
November 30, 2012 - 6:49pm
Forgit named to NMF board
BEMIDJI – Cathy Forgit of Fertile, Minn., has been elected to the Northwest Minnesota Foundation Board of Directors. Forgit is a retired Fertile Beltrami Community Education director and is currently the co-coordinator for the Fertile Beltrami Early Childhood Initiative. On behalf...
November 30, 2012 - 6:42pm
October 25, 2012
Tour highlights LaValley Industries
BEMIDJI – If the McKnight Foundation didn’t before know the name Jason LaValley, it does now. LaValley, president and CEO of LaValley Industries,...
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October 25, 2012 - 1:00am