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Veterans to host promenade in Blackduck
'My heart is in pieces': Father makes public plea for son bullied because of medical condition
Death toll rises to 9 in South Florida nursing home that overheated
Mexico City residents search through the night for survivors of quake that killed more than 200
Hurricane Maria lashes Puerto Rico with force not seen in 'modern history'
Sabathia strong in Yankees win over Twins
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers get their first taste of hockey with Korea exhibition
SWIMMING: BHS swimming glides past North
TENNIS: Two home wins move Lumberjacks to 13-2
VOLLEYBALL: Beavers surrender lead in 3-2 loss
Warren Donald Dufseth
Melvin "Pat" Gilstad
Irene Joyce Beck
William James Sliney
Pearl Rose (Eldridge) Keenan
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
EVAN HAZARD: Threescore and Ten: Tuna and "dirty rice?"
ART LEE COLUMN: The most significant event of our time
SUE BRUNS COLUMN: You don't have to go far to see something new
PATT RALL COLUMN: Timely notice can help with attendance
Around the Arts, September 17
Landing a lunker: Gallery North celebrates new location with mural
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Change your tactics when fall comes
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grizzlies, noble and worthy creatures, on the comeback
Zebra mussels confirmed in Itasca County lake
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
How reading can make you healthier and happier
Bygone staples and technology of the 1970s
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Relay for Life event shows community’s support
Bjerknes to plead guilty to state and federal charges
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