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May 16, 2017
Patrick Plemel, the newly elected Bemidji City Councilor for Ward 4, takes the oath of office at Monday’s meeting at Bemidji City Hall. (Matthew Liedke | Bemidji Pioneer)
GOVERNMENT: Plemel joins City Council
May 16, 2017 - 10:46am
April 21, 2017
More than 400 traffic cones, each representing a 2016 traffic death, sit in front of Wright County Sheriff Joe Haggerty on Wednesday, April 19, 2017, as he speaks to a gathering encourging Minnesota leaders to reach a deal on a transportation funding plan. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Capitol Chatter: Transportation funding may be on the move
April 21, 2017 - 3:12pm
March 16, 2017
Trump wants 21 percent USDA budget cut; food, rural water hit
March 16, 2017 - 2:05pm
March 15, 2017
Osakis, Minn., Public Works Superintendent Kurt Haakinson poses for a 2012 photo. On March 15, 2017, he told a Minnesota Senate committee that a state order to improve the city's sewage treatment plant would be expensive to follow. File photo / Forum News Service
Cities object to high sewage treatment plant costs
March 15, 2017 - 5:00pm
March 10, 2017
Study finds small public wells in Minnesota have viruses, bacteria
March 10, 2017 - 10:51pm
February 6, 2017
Gov. Dayton wants public input on water quality plan
February 6, 2017 - 5:01pm
January 23, 2017
CITY: Council hears report on city water wells
January 23, 2017 - 8:41pm
February 27, 2016
Protesters interrupt Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton's speech at his water summit Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016. They criticized him for supporting oil pipelines. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Anti-pipeline protesters interrupt Dayton's speech at water summit
February 27, 2016 - 8:37pm
A group of people at a Saturday, Feb. 27, 2016 water summit in St. Paul discuss how to use crops to prevent pollution. (Forum News Service photo by Don Davis)
Dayton's clean water summit draws 800
February 27, 2016 - 8:33pm
February 1, 2016
CITY GOVERNMENT: Council approves bid for wastewater treatment facility maintenance
February 1, 2016 - 7:06pm
Letter: We need to protect all of Minnesota's waterways
October 1, 2014 - 11:47pm
May 13, 2014
Bemidji residents asked to discontinue running water continuously
May 13, 2014 - 11:36am
February 10, 2014
Some Bemidji households lose water access as pipes freeze
February 10, 2014 - 6:26pm
November 15, 2013
State plans to test 70,000 private wells
November 15, 2013 - 8:58am
August 9, 2013
Blackduck Public Schools recently installed a new irrigation system on the high school football field. The system will run on city water under the standard charge of $6.37 per 1,000 gallons. The city waived the base fee for the system due to the schools' other sewer and water uses. Photo by Christen Furlong.
City denies private well to Blackduck Schools
August 9, 2013 - 11:19am