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Gauging public interest: Public information meeting held on wellness complex, hospitality tax (VIDEO)
Board picks Hanson as new Beltrami County Attorney
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My honest list of thanks
Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
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KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Together we can face any crisis
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Around the Arts, November 19
‘Celebrating Community Theater’: Vene and Friends brings out local performers for a night of musicals
Bemidji Chorale ushers in Christmas season
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Deer season is here
AREA DEER OPENER PREVIEW: Deer numbers up throughout region
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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Whether snow or no, buntings well worth the wait
MASTER GARDENERS: To till or not to till
Delbert & Linda Olson
Tom & Linda Peterson
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Garrison Keillor: It's Thanksgiving. Be Happy.
VIVIAN DELGADO: Healthy self, healthy environments
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Bookstores, Bobby and Buttons
November 15, 2017
Time to talk hospitality tax: Business community supports 2 percent proposal, city has some questions
BEMIDJI—A new 2 percent hospitality tax idea that could bring in $1.25 million annually has received support from the Bemidji lodging/business...
November 15, 2017 - 7:37pm
November 14, 2017
A new hospitality tax template: Groups propose funding local sports commission/wellness complex, and help cover arena deficits
BEMIDJI—The City Council heard about a new idea for a hospitality tax Monday that could benefit both the Sanford Center and a proposed...
November 14, 2017 - 11:30am
Stone Sour and Halestorm to perform at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- Hard rock heavyweights Stone Sour and Halestorm will co-headline a concert at the Sanford Center on Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, joined...
November 14, 2017 - 10:23am
November 10, 2017
Lee Brice to perform at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI -- Country music singer Lee Brice will perform at the Sanford Center in February. Brice, who released his debut album in 2009, won Song...
November 10, 2017 - 4:50pm
November 3, 2017
Sanford Center launches new website
BEMIDJI -- Those wishing to buy online tickets to an upcoming event at the Sanford Center are now seeing something different when they visit...
November 3, 2017 - 5:24pm
October 26, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Find solutions to make Sanford Center successful
I arrived in Bemidji on Sept. 27 and I left Oct. 8. I had to clean my highway and attend the Bemidji State University Scholarship Appreciation...
October 26, 2017 - 9:00am
October 18, 2017
VenuWorks could pay more than $100,000 in restitution to Bemidji
BEMIDJI—The Ames, Iowa-based management company VenuWorks has paid the city of Bloomington, Ill., $40,535 in restitution and is planning...
October 18, 2017 - 4:58pm
Sanford Center to host rodeo in November
BEMIDJI -- The Wojo’s Rodeo Circuit Finals will be held at the Sanford Center Friday and Saturday, Nov. 24-25. Doors open at 7 p.m., and the...
October 18, 2017 - 12:21pm
October 13, 2017
Blue skies for Blue Ox!
Blue Ox Marathon weekend is underway in Bemidji and kicked off with the 1/2K Kids Fun Run on Friday near the Sanford Center. A 1K Kids Fun Run...
October 13, 2017 - 9:03pm
October 11, 2017
Singer Jason Gray's 'Christmas is Coming' tour plans Sanford Center show
BEMIDJI—Christian singer/songwriter Jason Gray will bring the "Christmas is Coming" tour to the Sanford Center ballroom at 7 p.m. on Dec....
October 11, 2017 - 3:13pm
October 10, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Center is a lose-lose proposition
The letter by William Smith (Oct. 5) about the Sanford Center put in my mind the time when we voted on the center. The thing is, I believe the...
October 10, 2017 - 10:15am
October 7, 2017
Comedian Ralphie May dies at 45: Comic's 2016 show in Bemidji canceled amid controversy
BEMIDJI — Ralphie May, the nationally known stand-up comedian who caused controversy in Bemidji in 2016, died Friday in Las Vegas. He was...
October 7, 2017 - 3:17pm
October 5, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Sanford Center is operating exactly as expected
City Councilman Ron Johnson and hotelier Rich Siegert are both bothered by the money-losing operation of the Sanford Center. Mr. Siegert calls...
October 5, 2017 - 9:30am
October 3, 2017
More in store for South Shore: Condo development the latest for a growing area
BEMIDJI -- The southern shoreline of Lake Bemidji soon could be a residential hotspot with the nearing completion of an apartment complex and...
October 3, 2017 - 5:15pm
October 1, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Time for change at Sanford Center
No doubt all the naysayers concerning the Sanford Center deserve an A-plus for making the correct call. They were right. The center will fail...
October 1, 2017 - 11:15am