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November 12, 2018
Saying 'thank you:' Local schools pay tribute to veterans
BEMIDJI—Several Bemidji Area Schools observed Veterans Day on Monday. At Horace May Elementary, an American Legion honor guard and dozens...
November 12, 2018 - 5:42pm
November 11, 2018
Local student earns highest award in Civil Air Patrol
Col. Elias Straw recently earned the General Carl A. Spaatz Award, the highest award a Civil Air Patrol cadet can receive, a press release said....
November 11, 2018 - 7:31am
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What does it mean to lead a good life?
I was standing on the 14th floor of the Gonda building at the Mayo Clinic while watching a flock of 40 or 50 pigeons soaring through the sky...
November 11, 2018 - 5:42am
November 9, 2018
University asks for racial, gender case to be dismissed
MINNEAPOLIS — The University of Minnesota says the disparate outcomes of sexual misconduct cases against several black football players was evidence not that its process discriminated against the men, but that it worked as intended. The U filed a motion Friday in U.S. District Court...
November 9, 2018 - 9:04pm
November 8, 2018
A first for the firsts: BSU celebrates first-generation students with ice cream social
BEMIDJI—Caitlin Wacker, a senior at BSU, is on pace to be the first person in her family to earn a post-secondary degree. She hopes to...
November 8, 2018 - 7:40pm
Johnson returns, while Lind, Young will be new faces on Bemidji School Board
BEMIDJI—The first contested School Board election since 2012 came down to a few dozen votes for newly elected board member Jeffrey Lind....
November 8, 2018 - 5:43pm
November 6, 2018
Science Center celebrates special events Nov. 10
BEMIDJI -- The Headwaters Science Center will celebrate International Science Day and Science Museum Day with special events on Saturday, Nov. 10.This year’s theme for International Science Center and Science Museum Day is “Science, a Human Right.” Science is a human right...
November 6, 2018 - 4:27pm
BSU to celebrate first-generation students
BEMIDJI—More than 50 percent of students at Bemidji State University are first-generation college students, meaning they are the first...
November 6, 2018 - 4:12pm
November 5, 2018
Former North Dakota middle school teacher gets 10 years in prison for having sex with a student, sharing illicit photos and videos
FARGO — A former West Fargo middle school teacher who pleaded guilty to having sex with a student and sharing illicit photos and videos with...
November 5, 2018 - 11:25am
November 4, 2018
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A burning question: Why lutefisk dinners?
If we are so concerned about foreigners entering our country, why do we continue to teach modern languages in our schools? Why do we continue...
November 4, 2018 - 8:53am
BHS hosts Northern Minnesota Robotics Conference
On Saturday, Oct. 27, the Northern Minnesota Robotics Conference held the Second Annual Conference Championship at Bemidji High School. This...
November 4, 2018 - 7:27am
DKG fills New Teacher Bags for area educators
The local Women Educators group (DKG) held its Oct. 13 meeting in Blackduck at the Presbyterian Church. The room was filled with New Teacher...
November 4, 2018 - 7:01am
October 29, 2018
University of Minnesota Crookston launches ag comm major
CROOKSTON, Minn. -- In the the spring of 2016, Margot Rudstrom and Mark Huglen had a discussion in the hallway about the value of adding an agricultural communication major at the University of Minnesota Crookston, where they teach.
October 29, 2018 - 7:11am
October 28, 2018
Stepping up for Seuss: BHS theater department to present ‘Seussical the Musical’
If you go What: "Seussical the Musical" When: Thursday through Saturday, Nov. 1-3. Shows at 7 p.m., plus a Saturday matinee at 1:30 p.m. (ASL...
October 28, 2018 - 7:30am
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Time to go to the principal's office?
I was recently waiting to speak to a principal when he walked out of his office and said to me, "I bet it's been a long time since you were sent...
October 28, 2018 - 7:20am