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Paul Nelson: Spring meltdown has begun on Bemidji area lakes
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Letter: Medical marijuana might be the answer for some
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March 18, 2012
Kelliher National Honor Society and National Junior Honor Society induction
On March 12, three students were inducted into the National Honor Society and nine students inducted into the National Junior Honor Society at Kelliher Public School. Those students were junior Rhonda Schuh and sophomores Mark Geerdes and Kelly Heck. The new inductees join Alisha...
March 18, 2012 - 7:16pm
Kelliher students cecome MOS-certified
Congratulations to Paula Pearsall and Renae Swanson for passing the MS Word 2010 certification exam. This is an online exam from Certiport that takes about 50 minutes and tests them on their word processing skills using MS WORD 2010. The exam is worth 1,000 points and the students...
March 18, 2012 - 7:15pm
Bemidji School Board expects to address Solway overcrowding
After Solway Elementary School's enrollment topped 200 in 2010-11, school officials became increasingly concerned about the school's overcrowded classrooms, lunch room and hallways. After voters turned down the district's proposal to build a new elementary school last year, the Bemidji...
news / local / education
March 18, 2012 - 12:00am
March 11, 2012
Northome School News
Knowledge Bowl Takes Ninth By James Pierson Mustang Express The Senior High Knowledge Bowl team of senior Scottie Pierson, sophomore Isaiah Rahier, eighth grader Migizi Wagner, and freshman Evan Becker earned a ninth place finish out of 33 teams in Bemidji on Thursday, March 1. The...
March 11, 2012 - 7:11pm
The Drakes Speech team competed in a 32 team tougher than nails tournament March 3 in Walker. Overcoming difficult competition, Blackduck put three speakers into finals and four into honors finals. The Drakes had one tournament Champion -- Maile Olson in Original Oratory. Matthew...
March 11, 2012 - 7:08pm
March 9, 2012
Cass Lake-Bena advances
Cass Lake-Bena did not play a perfect game in its East Sub-Section 8A opener at the BSU gym Thursday but the top-seeded Panthers did enough things right to advance to Saturday's sub-section semifinals with an 89-58 win over No. 8 seed Clearbrook-Gonvick. "We played well on and off,"...
March 9, 2012 - 12:00am
March 4, 2012
Kelliher School Board approves trip requests
The Kelliher School Board met Feb. 9 to discuss an FCCLa trip request, received updates on student council events and grant work. First up for the board was to approve the minutes of the Jan.
March 4, 2012 - 6:52pm
Blackduck Elementary gets visit from dentist
This week the first graders at Blackduck Elementary School learned about dental health. Dr. Scott Larson from Blackduck Dental came to share...
March 4, 2012 - 6:48pm
Blackduck Menu Week of March 6-9 TUESDAY, March 6 - Chicken wraps with lettuce, cheese, Ranch and salsa, corn, reaches, bread slice, milk variety. WEDNESDAY, March 7 - Cheeseburger, fries, broccoli slaw, tropical mixed fruit, bread slice, milk variety. THURSDAY, March 8 - Italian...
March 4, 2012 - 6:42pm
February 28, 2012
Bemidji designated Reading Corps site
Adults from the community may have an opportunity to assist area students improve their reading skills now that Bemidji School District has been designated as a Minnesota Reading Corps site for next year. The Minnesota Reading Corps, a statewide initiative that helps children become...
news / local / education
February 28, 2012 - 12:00am
February 26, 2012
Northome School hires new personnel; approves leave request
The regular meeting of the Northome-Indus School Board was held in the ITV Studio's at the Northome and Indus School Feb. 8 with all members in attendance. Following the approval of the agenda, the board added a request for unpaid leave to the Addendum before they approved the minutes,...
February 26, 2012 - 6:38pm
Blackduck Speech News
Junior high Speech results The Blackduck Speech Team hosted a junior high tournament Feb. 6 then traveled to Cass Lake for the second junior high conference meet of the year Feb.
February 26, 2012 - 6:35pm
Bemidji School Board: Spring break up for discussion
How long students should spend on spring break will be discussed by the Bemidji School District's Board of Education during its next meeting at 4:30 p.m.
news / education
February 26, 2012 - 12:00am
February 19, 2012
Donations made to area schools
February 19, 2012 - 5:45pm
No action taken four-day school week
More than 30 people showed up for Blackduck's regular school board meeting Feb. 13 to listen get more information on the four-day school week, the Internet access for teachers, in support of Diane McKean's resignation, the hiring of a new superintendent and other items on the agenda. The...
February 19, 2012 - 5:44pm