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April 23, 2014
John Szurpicki of Bemidji on Wednesday demonstrates the new tilling blade he invented when he operated a landscaping company. Szurpicki is one of seven finalists in the sixth annual IDEA Competition organized by the Northwest Minnesota Foundation. Szurpicki and his fellow finalists will find out if they've won during a banquet Thursday. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
Bright IDEAs: IDEA Competition to award $30K to local entrepreneurs
April 23, 2014 - 11:15pm
January 8, 2013
The Northwest Minnesota Foundation moved into its new headquarters, the former Lumberman Bank on Third Street in downtown Bemidji, after a remodel was completed last month. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Foundation shows off remodeled office in historic building
January 8, 2013 - 10:57pm
November 30, 2012
NMF awards $25,000 grant to Adult Day Services
November 30, 2012 - 6:49pm
Forgit named to NMF board
November 30, 2012 - 6:42pm
October 25, 2012
From left, Bill Gregg and Bob Bruinincks, members of the McKnight Foundation Board of Directors, visit with Jason LaValley, president and CEO of LaValley Industries, a manufacturer of specialty pipe-handling attachments. Pictured in back, attached to an excavator, is the Deckhand, LaValley Industries’ flagship product. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Tour highlights LaValley Industries
October 25, 2012 - 1:00am