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BEMIDJI -- The public is invited Thursday to celebrate the ceremonial groundbreaking of a planned expansion of the Cass Lake Indian Health Service facility. The event will be12:30-3 p.m.in the front parking lot. The Cass Lake IHS is expanding its outpatient clinic space and will renovate much of the existing clinic, providing a new and updated facility. This project will add almost 28,000 square feet of new space and remodel 8,500 square feet of existing space.
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji's playoff seeding may have taken a hit Thursday, as the Lumberjacks were swept by Grand Rapids in their season finale doubleheader. Grand Rapids won the first game 9-0 before losing the second game 14-11. The Lumberjacks, who finish the regular season 9-10, were No.
Rosequist accepted to U of M - Morris BEMIDJI —- Miranda Rosequist, of Bemidji, has been accepted to and has chosen to attend the University of Minnesota, Morris. Rosequist, a...
ST. PAUL -- Jenna Truedson finished second in the 1600 and Sam Carlson was third in the 800 and the veteran runners led the Bemidji track and field athletes at Friday's Hamline Elite Meet. Truedson completed the race in a school-record time of 4:56.65 and was only .29 seconds behind the winner, Anna French of Wayzata. "It was an awesome race," said BHS girls coach Chris Lehman.
BEMIDJI -- Boston and Starship will perform at 8 p.m. Aug. 30 at the Sanford Center, 1111 Event Center Drive NE. Doors will open at 7 p.m. Tickets will cost...
BEMIDJI – The BSU football team will host a youth football clinic today before concluding its spring practice with its annual Green and White spring game. Because of the wet...
BEMIDJI -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency recently concluded 60 enforcement cases in 41 counties throughout Minnesota during the first quarter of 2014. Penalties from all 60 cases totaled just...
DETROIT LAKES -- The Bemidji boys tennis team maintained its unbeaten status Tuesday as the Lumberjacks improved to 5-0 with a 6-1 victory at Detroit Lakes. BHS swept the doubles and captured three of the four singles matches. At first doubles Kole Pankow and Gabe Heifort teamed for a 6-1, 6-3 win and the second doubles tandem of Garrett Atteberry and Evan White cruised to a 6-0, 6-3 triumph. Capping the doubles wins was the 6-1, 5-7 (5-7), (10-7) win by Rocky Copiskey and Spencer Konecne at third doubles. In singles action Matt Hokanson was a 6-2, 6-1 winner at first, Noah Holter breezed
BOSTON -- Among the more than 35,000 people who ran in Monday's Boston Marathon were four area runners and leading the pack was Nate Lien of Blackduck. The 37-year-old Lien broke the 3-hour barrier, completing the race in 2:57.54. James Manecke of Lengby, 42, wasn't far behind Lien as he finished in 3:07.34. Lee Hanson of Bemidji, 55, hit the finish line in 3:26.03 while Laura Schwindt of Bemidji, 42, completed the 26-mile race in 3:47.15.
BEMIDJI -- The golf season in the Bemidji area officially began Monday as some of the courses opened for the season. Among them was the Bemidji Town and Country Club and, according to club pro Rick Grand, the course wintered very well. "The nice weather we had over the weekend dried the course very well and it is ready for play," Grand said.