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Marilyn Hagerty, the Grand Forks Herald's longtime, distinguished food columnist, recently visited Bemidji. Here's her report. http://www.grandforksherald.com/content/eatbeat-bemidji-offers-adventure...
BEMIDJI -- A different type of train will be rollin' through Bemidji this week. On Tuesday and Wednesday, Mr. B's Joybox Express will stop in town as it makes its way on a 2,000-mile journey through towns along the Mississippi River. However, this is no train of steel and box cars, rather one of pedals and bike tires. And piano keys. Mr.
BEMIDJI -- While the Bemidji School District has made significant strides in restoring funding for early childhood education, the state needs to increase its investment in that and other areas, according to a report released Thursday by a Minnesota think tank. Minnesota 2020 was in Bemidji on Thursday to unveil the report, which used financial data for a 10-year period to show how districts spent money from 2003-2004 to 2012-2013. Bemidji was one of five school districts used as a case study in the report, "Valuing the Whole Child: Education Beyond Test Scores." Michael Diedrich, an educat
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji School Board on Monday adopted wording of referendum questions for the Nov. 4 ballot that will ask voters to approve building — and funding — a...
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- A Moorhead man accused of sexually assaulting two girls under 10 years old was sentenced to nearly 14 years in prison after pleading guilty Thursday in Clay...
I didn't know Scott Patrick. But I've had a hard time shaking him from my thoughts the past week. Patrick was the Mendota Heights, Minn., police officer who was killed last week after making a routine traffic stop in West St. Paul. His funeral was Wednesday, attended by about 5,000 people -- nearly 4,000 of them fellow police officers from Minnesota and elsewhere. As a longtime newspaper journalist, reporting on and reading about death is, sadly, nothing new. So, why did Patrick's death impact me so? There are several reasons, I gather.
BEMIDJI -- In this day and age, what with smartphones, tablets and the like, someone playing video games in the Team Village area of the 2014 Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat...
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BEMIDJI -- After 25 years as Beltrami County Attorney, Tim Faver announced Wednesday he will not seek re-election this fall. Faver, who has held the job since 1989, said now is the right time to hand over the reins after 30 years with the office.
BEMIDJI -- Annie Claesson-Huseby announced her candidacy for Beltrami County Attorney on Wednesday, the same day longtime officeholder Tim Faver said he would not seek re-election. Claesson-Huseby has been with county attorney's office for 10 years, and has been the chief assistant county attorney since 2006. Claesson-Huseby, 37, said she knew eventually she would need to make a decision when Faver decided to retire. "I decided to run because I have more to give to the citizens of Beltrami County," she said.