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Marcotte retires from 25-year law enforcement career
Measles outbreak at 32, with Somali-Minnesota children hit hard
Four vie to lead Minn. GOP
Fergus Falls dealership overcharged hundreds of Minnesota police agencies for vehicle extras
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Minnesota offers filmmakers varied landscapes and cultural activity
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Disney announces official release date for 'Star Wars: Episode IX'
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Robins are always a delight of spring
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Don (Pail) Hill
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Are you kidding me?
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October 22, 2012
Nearly 10,000 Minn. students behind on loans
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — New federal data show more than 9,500 students at Minnesota colleges and universities have defaulted on their federal student loans in the past three years. Roughly one in seven students who borrowed federally backed money to attend public two-year colleges is...
October 22, 2012 - 9:17am
October 21, 2012
Trip offers Blackduck High School student insight to Cambodia
BLACKDUCK – Morgan Jung, a senior at Blackduck High School, was one of 30 U.S. students who spent July in Cambodia, interacting with the youth...
October 21, 2012 - 1:09am
October 19, 2012
John Eggers column: Who are today’s young people?
Do you ever wonder where today’s young people come from? Could this be my son, my daughter, my grandson, and my granddaughter? I don’t think so. They must be from another planet. They talk differently, they listen to weird programs, and they play weird games. They’re constantly...
October 19, 2012 - 9:07pm
BSU’s Inter-Greek Council hosts Penny Wars for youth programs
BEMIDJI —During BSU homecoming week, members from Theta Tau Epsilon fraternity and Delta Theta Kappa sorority hosted Penny Wars on campus to...
October 19, 2012 - 7:26pm
October 17, 2012
Bemidji school board candidates share views
BEMIDJI – Five of the seven candidates seeking three seats on the Bemidji school board discussed their visions for the Bemidji School District in a public forum Wednesday evening. Candidates Jeff Haack, John Pugleasa, John Truedson, Ann Long Voelkner and Rob Warmboe took part in...
October 17, 2012 - 11:04pm
Leech Lake Tribal College: Student talks to Franken about awareness for American Indian history, cultural trauma
As Tim Goodman lay in the hospital recovering from a gunshot, he pledged to make significant changes in his life. “I knew right then and there...
October 17, 2012 - 11:02pm
October 16, 2012
School board reviews class sizes
BEMIDJI – If area voters do not renew the Bemidji School District’s $501-per-pupil operating levy, class sizes would swell, according to Jim Hess, superintendent of the school district. The levy brings in about $3.2 million annually, of which the largest share – $1.5 million...
October 16, 2012 - 12:31am
October 14, 2012
Carlson will fight for needs of students
As a college student, I have often been turned off at politics as usual from our elected leaders. That’s why the work of Sen. John Carlson is refreshing. Two years ago, Sen. Carlson campaigned on limiting tuition increases and listening to student issues, and he has done just that....
October 14, 2012 - 12:51am
October 13, 2012
New Oak Hills’ dean helps students prepare for life
BEMIDJI – Oak Hills Christian College didn’t have to look far to find its newest dean. Randy McKain, who has served as both an adjunct professor...
October 13, 2012 - 1:39am
October 12, 2012
Kids focus on 'Reduce, Reuse, Recycle' at library
Bemidji Public Library hosted an after school enrichment class “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle” using reading, games and crafts. Shown above Quinn...
October 12, 2012 - 2:47am
October 11, 2012
Nobel Prize winner was gifted UMD student
By Jana Hollingsworth, firstname.lastname@example.org DULUTH — Brian Kobilka’s first research project at the University of Minnesota Duluth...
October 11, 2012 - 3:43am
Referendum forum held; School board urges voters to support ballot question
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji School Board held the first of four public forums Wednesday night at Lincoln Elementary School to discuss the referendum...
October 11, 2012 - 3:09am
October 9, 2012
Ritchie helps register BSU students for election
BEMIDJI – One of the most powerful elected state officials shuffled around Hobson Memorial Union at Bemidji State University Tuesday morning,...
October 9, 2012 - 11:51pm
Menahga: Yearbook exclusions upset students, parents
By Anna Erickson, Forum Communications MENAHGA, Minn. — A group of students and parents in Menahga are upset over a decision by school administrators to exclude some photos from the school’s yearbook. One student wanted to have her baby included in her senior photo, and other...
October 9, 2012 - 11:44pm
October 8, 2012
E-books a hit at Bemidji Public Library
BEMIDJI – Danae Meyer was excited about the possibility of downloading a new e-book to her iPad Monday afternoon, though she struggled to find...
October 8, 2012 - 11:50pm