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Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline using current route
UPDATED: Corps denies easement to complete Dakota Access Pipeline construction in N.D.
Law enforcers back away from skirmish line to de-escalate tensions at Standing Rock protest site
Celtic Thunder show tonight at Sanford Center
Bemidji City Council to review street projects
FOOTBALL: Beavers win Mineral Water Bowl for first-ever postseason victory
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Big run lifts Red Lake past Fosston
BOYS BASKETBALL: Warriors run past Greyhounds
Lumberjack gymnasts compete at Perham
WRESTLING: Bemidji, other area teams compete at Olson Memorial Tournament
Robert (Bob) Kamrowski
Vivian D. Bye
Gerald "Jerry" Duane Morrow
David Anthony Fineday, Sr.
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Deal with clutter: We owe it to our brain
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
Art classes scheduled
PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Holiday movie madness
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
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Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A first-hand look at protest injuries
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakota Access Pipeline should be rerouted
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Protesters part of problem, not solution
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
September 13, 2014
United Way Chili Cook-Off set for Wednesday
BEMIDJI — The 23rd Annual United Way Chili Cook-Off is set from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Sanford Center. This year’s theme is “Viva Las Vegas”. Awards will be given in each of the five divisions: celebrity, corporation, business, non-profit and restaurant; and in...
September 13, 2014 - 10:36pm
September 11, 2014
Brat feed benefit United Way of Bemidji Area
Beltrami County employees hosted a brat feed Thursday afternoon as a fundraiser for the United Way of Bemidji Area. The rain forced participants...
September 11, 2014 - 11:43pm