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December 18, 2018
Bemidji Area Schools finalizes $11 million local tax bill
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Schools will ask for slightly less from area taxpayers next year. School Board members unanimously approved on Monday...
December 18, 2018 - 3:42pm
December 7, 2018
Trout teachings: Elementary students learn by doing as part of DNR classroom project
BEMIDJI—Some Gene Dillon Elementary students will get to know a Minnesota mainstay this winter. Students in Jeff Wade and Alison Tisdell's...
December 7, 2018 - 5:30pm
Singing in the cold: Elementary students serenade Paul and Babe as part of Radiothon to End Child Abuse (VIDEO)
BEMIDJI—About 100 Gene Dillon Elementary students braved the cold Thursday to help kick off an anti-child abuse fundraiser. Paul Bunyan...
December 7, 2018 - 1:05pm
November 27, 2018
Paul Bunyan kindergarten classes to head 'home'
BEMIDJI—A logistical reshuffle caused by a new Bemidji Area Schools elementary is underway. Gene Dillon Elementary took in all of the district's...
November 27, 2018 - 5:16pm
November 12, 2018
Saying 'thank you:' Local schools pay tribute to veterans
BEMIDJI—Several Bemidji Area Schools observed Veterans Day on Monday. At Horace May Elementary, an American Legion honor guard and dozens...
November 12, 2018 - 5:42pm
A day for Dillon: Bemidji's newest school officially dedicated to Gene Dillon
BEMIDJI—Family, friends, fellow Navy veterans, and the staff and student body at Gene Dillon Elementary packed the new building's gym Wednesday...
September 12, 2018 - 5:24pm
September 4, 2018
A day of firsts: New superintendent, new school, new roundabouts greet returning students, parents
BEMIDJI—How deep can the roots of an average tomato plant grow? About two feet, according to a student's milk carton at Northern Elementary....
September 4, 2018 - 6:25pm
August 22, 2018
Packing up for school: Bi-CAP backpacks help take a bite out of parents’ back-to-school expenses
BEMIDJI—Finding the money for back-to-school supplies can be tough for some families in Beltrami and Cass counties, where an estimated...
August 22, 2018 - 5:30pm
August 15, 2018
‘We wanted to build a bridge’: New Gene Dillon Elementary aims to ease the transition to junior high and beyond
BEMIDJI -- Delphinus, Ursa Minor, Pegasus, Cygnus. They’re constellations, but also the namesake for “houses” at Gene Dillon Elementary,...
August 15, 2018 - 5:04pm
April 25, 2018
New elementary school to add to district staff
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Schools is set to spend $967,000 more on personnel next school year -- the first that Gene Dillon Elementary will be...
April 25, 2018 - 4:39pm
March 19, 2018
EDUCATION: Board approves shift in elementary school boundaries
BEMIDJI—With the opening of Gene Dillon Elementary School for fourth- and fifth-graders, some school boundaries will revert back to their...
March 19, 2018 - 9:03pm
March 15, 2018
Getting there: School district offers up tours of new Gene Dillon Elementary
BEMIDJI—Bemidji Area Schools' new elementary school is rounding into form. Construction staff estimated Gene Dillon Elementary is about...
March 15, 2018 - 6:56pm
March 5, 2018
City Council approves bringing in Gene Dillon property within city limits
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council approved a resolution Monday to begin the process of expanding its borders, extending services to a new school...
March 5, 2018 - 9:08pm
February 27, 2018
Public tours of new elementary school scheduled for March 15, 16
If you go: What: Public tours of Gene Dillon Elementary School construction site When: 3:45 p.m. Thursday, March 15 and Friday, March 16 Where:...
February 27, 2018 - 2:58pm
October 23, 2017
Round and round: Bemidji’s first road roundabout is up and running
BEMIDJI—The first of four roundabouts opened at Jefferson Avenue and Division Street this past weekend, and, so far, traffic has been moving...
October 23, 2017 - 6:12pm