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Detail-loving, behind-the-scenes organizer helps Honor Flights cruise smoothly
RiverWood Bank promotes Smith
Essig hired at Security Bank USA
Kraus-Anderson earns Governor's Safety Award
Barta returns to Bemidji State
Lynx remain perfect with win over Stars
Rays' 15th-inning blasts sink Twins
Kisner earns one-shot win at Dean & Deluca Invitational
Feng limps to one-stroke LPGA victory despite two late bogeys
Sato becomes first Japanese driver to win Indy 500
Vernon Vanden Berg
Adren "Ade" Mann
Myrtle "Elaine" Miller
John Ted Iverson
LIBRARY CORNER: Ready for summer at the Library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Making a case for wood ticks
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make the last day of school a good day
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Bemidji is ‘Home Sweet Home’ for the birds
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Critical Race Theories: What are they all about?
Intermediate Watercolors class with Jane Freeman
Young Songwriters Workshop set for June 17
Season tickets for 2017-18 BSO season
Cass Lake Bena student wins Congressional Art Competition
‘Color of Life’ exhibit at library
Public celebration at Big Bog
FISH TALES: Pam Johnson on Lake Winnie
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Warmer temps should lead to better bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: House sparrows and European starlings are hardy survivors
New upgrades at Norway Beach campgrounds
Torry's Van Benefit
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
Column: Lessons from a great leader
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tanner left an indelible mark on many lives
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
May 1, 2017
Annual Someone Special Volunteer Program underway
The United Way of Bemidji Area's Someone Special Volunteer Program will not accept nominations to recognize local volunteers. Celebrating its...
May 1, 2017 - 10:47am
United Way awards $4,500 in Venture Grants
BEMIDJI -- The board of directors of the United Way of Bemidji Area recently awarded $4,500 between three organizations through the Venture Grant...
March 1, 2017 - 6:43pm
October 20, 2016
Alamano named new executive director of the United Way
BEMIDJI—Denae Alamano has been named the new executive director of the United Way of Bemidji Area. Alamano will begin her duties Monday....
October 20, 2016 - 1:00pm
October 13, 2016
Movie Days for United Way held Oct. 22-23
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji 10 Theater will host Movie Days for the United Way on Oct. 22-23 at the theater, 5284 Theatre Lane.The movie “The Secret Life of Pets” will be shown at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. each day. Cost is $4. All proceeds will benefit the United Way of Bemidji Area’s...
October 13, 2016 - 8:35am
September 18, 2016
Beltrami Electric Golf Tournament raises $8,100 for United Way
The 12th annual Beltrami Electric Touchstone Energy Open was held Aug.19 at Castle Highlands Golf Course. The tournament raised more than $8,100...
September 18, 2016 - 8:15am
July 13, 2016
United Way invests $300,000 in local programs
BEMIDJI -- The United Way of Bemidji Area’s Board of Directors recently approved a $300,000 investment in 28 local nonprofit agencies and programs,...
July 13, 2016 - 7:47pm
June 21, 2016
Brat feed benefits United Way
The annual Brat Picnic Fundraiser was held Tuesday in downtown Bemidji. The proceeds go to the United Way of Bemidji Area.
June 21, 2016 - 8:19pm
January 15, 2016
United Way campaign tops $400,000
BEMIDJI -- More than 100 people gathered at the Eagles Club in Bemidji on Thursday evening for the United Way of Bemidji Area’s celebration...
January 15, 2016 - 9:27am
Movie Days for United Way
BEMIDJI -- Movie Days for United Way will take place this weekend at the Bemidji 10 Theater, 5284 Theatre Lane. The movie “Home” will be shown at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday and tickets are $4.
October 15, 2015 - 8:28pm
August 7, 2015
Wine and Beer Tasting Gala set
BEMIDJI -- The United Way of Bemidji Area’s annual Wine and Beer Tasting Gala will be held from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Ruttger’s Birchmont Lodge, 7598 Bemidji Road NE. A selection of wines and beers have been chosen and will be available to sample courtesy of Beehive Liquors,...
August 7, 2015 - 6:36pm
August 1, 2015
It's all about teamwork
"Teamwork is the secret that make common people achieve (an) uncommon result." This quote by Ifeanyi Enoch Onuoha is pinned to my bulletin board. Teamwork is about sacrifice, sharing in a common goal and utilizing the strengths of each member for the benefit of all. At Support Within...
August 1, 2015 - 11:22pm
January 19, 2015
Jaycees donate to United Way
The Jaycees recently made donations to local organizations for their help with the 2014 Bemidji Jaycees Fourth of July Water Carnival. United...
January 19, 2015 - 9:43am
October 11, 2014
Pay it forward
I recently spoke with staff at an area business, providing them with an overview of the United Way of Bemidji Area, explaining how we invest money into the Bemidji area and describing our various programs and events. A staff person there encouraged people to think of it as a way to...
October 11, 2014 - 10:18pm
October 4, 2014
It starts with meeting basic needs...
United Way focuses on the building blocks for a good life — education, income and health. Yet, there is a foundation under these building blocks that can be referred to as basic needs. It is extremely difficult to focus and be successful in the areas of education, income and...
October 4, 2014 - 11:14pm
September 27, 2014
United Way is more than a financial campaign
While United Way of Bemidji Area is most visible this time of year with the Annual Community Campaign, there's quite a bit going on throughout the year. Our mission is to improve people's lives by mobilizing the caring power of our community. In addition to hosting a financial...
September 27, 2014 - 11:32pm