Bemidji Area Schools Superintendent Tim Lutz Celebrates Retirement

Friends, family, and colleagues of Tim Lutz gathered at the Bemidji School District’s main office Wednesday night to celebrate his retirement and tenure as...

Bemidji State University Ranked Among Top in Nation for Affordability & Quality

Bemidji State University was recently ranked among top schools in the nation for both affordability and quality. BSU’s degree programs received a variety of awards...

Lake Bemidji State Park Receives Their New All-Terrain Track Chair

Lake Bemidji State Park received their new all-terrain track chair last week, which will help give visitors with mobility disabilities the opportunity to explore the...

North Dakota AG: Fargo Abortion Clinic Must Close on July 28th

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota’s attorney general said Tuesday that the state’s sole abortion clinic will be forced to shut down at the end of July, at which time...

Bemidji Area Schools Highlighting Mental Health Awareness Through ‘Lunch & Learn’ Sessions

The Bemidji School District has been highlighting the importance of mental health awareness to both parents and students through several “Lunch & Learn”...

Bathroom Fire West of Bemidji in Eckles Township Causes Moderate Damage

A fire this morning just west of Bemidji caused moderate damage to a home in Eckles Township. The Bemidji Fire Department responded to a structure fire located on Theatre...

In Focus: Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Kicks Off 4th Annual ‘Leech Lake Days’ This Weekend

The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe’s 4th Annual Leech Lake Days kicked off today, with a variety of activities for families to celebrate culture and the Leech Lake community....

Lueken’s Village Foods North in Bemidji Recognized as Northwest Retailer of the Year

The Minnesota Department of Agriculture’s Minnesota Grown Program, along with Minnesota Grocers Association, has recently awarded Lueken’s Village Foods North in...

Minnesota Releases Updated Draft on Gray Wolf Management Plan

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s population of gray wolves is resilient and robust, wildlife managers said Thursday as they released a draft updated plan to keep it...

Bemidji Brewing to Host Bemidji ‘Block Party’ on June 25th

Bemidji Brewing in downtown Bemidji will be hosting a Bemidji ‘Block Party’ this coming Saturday, June 25th from 2pm-9pm. There will be live music, food, and,...

Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Hosts 4th Annual Welcome Babies Celebration

The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe hosted their 4th annual Welcome Babies Celebration Wednesday afternoon at the Leech Lake Powwow Grounds, where many parents, children, and...

Free State Park Passes Available at MN Public Libraries

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has continued to expand their state parks library program by partnering with public libraries across the state to provide...