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'The Wall that Heals': Visitors, veterans pay their respects at Vietnam memorial replica in St. Paul
Study: Republicans see 'misinformation' in media at twice the rate of Democrats
Missing person case under investigation at northwest Minnesota farm
Minnesota baby on life support after found not breathing at daycare
Otter Tail County man charged with 12 misdemeanors for blocking lake access
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Timberwolves pick Georgia Tech guard
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BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: BWCA trip brings close encounters with bears
VIVIAN DELGADO: Knowledge, writing bring power to modern societies
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Jerry Springer changed TV forever. After 27 seasons, his daytime talk circus may be over.
Fox News' Laura Ingraham says immigrant child detention centers are 'essentially summer camps'
They’re Minnesota’s lake detectives: Volunteers trying to tame invasive species
PAUL NELSON FISHING: How low should you go?
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: BWCA trip brings close encounters with bears
Commentary: LOW, Rainy limit proposal seems reasonable
200 miles on the Superior Hiking Trail: As SHT network grows, so does popularity
Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
You no longer get a free Burger King Whopper if you have a World Cup star's baby
27 new foods, 5 new vendors announced for Minnesota State Fair
Sun Mart in Fergus Falls closing
Rebel developers are trying to cure our smartphone addiction - with an app
Place a Business Announcement
Leona Schummer Traut
Bob & Ardelle Bieberdorf
Lindseth Graduates from University of Minnesota
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Replacing Line 3 is safest, best option
Laura Bush: Separating children from their parents at the border 'breaks my heart'
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A meditation for the Fourth of July
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: We need to promote the "natural highs" to youth
August 25, 2016
HOUSING: State level processing continues for Westwood Acres residents
BEMIDJI—A number of residents at a Bemidji mobile home park are in the process of relocating, and are doing so through a state program. The moving effort comes months after Crown Properties Management announced a portion of the Westwood Acres Mobile Home Park in Bemidji would...
August 25, 2016 - 4:56pm
August 16, 2016
Red Lake Band plans Twin Cities housing development
RED LAKE— The Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians said Monday it has purchased property in Minneapolis and plans to build a mixed-use housing...
August 16, 2016 - 1:25pm
June 19, 2016
HOUSING: A balancing act for apartments, rents
BEMIDJI—The number of rental properties in Bemidji are on the rise, but so are the prices, even for those listed as affordable. Laura Straw,...
June 19, 2016 - 12:19am
March 4, 2016
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: Developers eye South Shore for apartment project
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Economic Development Authority met with developers Thursday about a $1 million land deal for a potential apartment complex on the city’s south shore. During the meeting, which included a closed session for negotiating, the authority approved a purchase agreement...
March 4, 2016 - 4:59pm
February 18, 2016
More than $11 million allocated to local tribes for affordable housing
WASHINGTON — Three area American Indian tribes have been granted more than $11 million from the federal government to be used for a range of affordable housing activities. In all, a total of $18 million in annual U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development grants were awarded...
February 18, 2016 - 4:46pm
January 20, 2016
State of the City: Strong and vibrant. Mayor Albrecht touts economic growth, sustainability and successful projects
BEMIDJI -- Encouraging developments from 2015 prompted Bemidji Mayor Rita Albrecht to declare Monday the state of the city as "strong and vibrant"...
January 20, 2016 - 9:43am
January 15, 2016
Building up: Bemidji project valuations in 2015 highest since 2007; permits on the rise, too
BEMIDJI -- After a Sanford Center spike in 2009 and a dip due to the Great Recession in 2010 and 2011, a new report shows the business of building...
January 15, 2016 - 9:56pm
Blackduck Development Corp. looks to finalize purchase for housing
BLACKDUCK -- A housing development plan nearly a year in the making took another step forward Wednesday as the Blackduck Development Corp. reviewed layouts of what future projects may look like. The BDC, a not-for-profit organization involved in economic and real estate development...
January 15, 2016 - 9:59am
January 13, 2016
New interim director for Bi-CAP: Liz Kuoppala to lead agency until permanent director selected
BEMIDJI -- Bi-County Community Action Programs has hired an interim director to help manage the group’s low-income outreach programs as administrators...
January 13, 2016 - 5:58pm
January 12, 2016
Public hearing next week on closing part of mobile home park
BEMIDJI—A public hearing will be held Tuesday, Jan. 19, in regard to the possible closure of the western half of the Westwood Acres Mobile...
January 12, 2016 - 4:54pm
November 14, 2015
ECONOMY: Real upward trend for real estate: Positive perception creating promising trend in housing market
BEMIDJI—The housing market is being rebuilt nationwide, and numbers from Northwest Minnesota in the past year show locals also are ready...
November 14, 2015 - 11:01pm
September 22, 2015
A green house for all: Builder says it’s the first affordable zero-net-energy house
AFTON, Minn. -- Anyone else would sell a house by pointing out the décor or the location. Not Charlie Devine. To sell what could be the greenest house in the state, he goes straight to the insulation. “Just look at this ceiling,” he said proudly, pointing to what looked...
September 22, 2015 - 8:21pm
August 18, 2015
YouthBuild to construct new home in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- A groundbreaking ceremony was held Tuesday morning at 1207 Bemidji Ave. N. for a future low-income home that will be built through...
August 18, 2015 - 3:40pm
April 4, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Legislature must address workforce housing issue
There has been a great deal of attention paid statewide to the inadequate supply of workforce housing. We are not immune to this issue. Growth in employment has continued at a steady pace in the Bemidji area, and several additional new ventures are on the horizon. Some neighboring...
April 4, 2015 - 11:14pm
July 16, 2014
Brushing up on 'A Brush With Kindness' : State, local leaders emphasize program to help renovate homes for people in need
BEMIDJI -- State and local officials visited a home on Bemidji's north side Tuesday to highlight a program that helps renovate low-income homes...
July 16, 2014 - 12:18am