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Sanford Bemidji Opens New Breast Center

About one in eight US women will develop invasive breast cancer in their lifetime, but Sanford Bemidji is hoping to change those numbers with their new breast center. Sanford Bemidji showed off their new center to the community today with an open house at their main clinic. The...

Nymore Dog Park Opens to Crowd of Canines

Dogs in Bemidji have a new place to run free. The Nymore Dog Park officially opened today for the public and their pets with a ribbon cutting ceremony. A crowd of canines of all shapes and sizes came to break in the new 2-acre park. The new park features a large dog area and a...

New Memorial Celebrates All Veterans

Two years and $65,000 dollars later, Northern Beltrami County finally has a new veterans memorial. At a dedication ceremony today, veterans, family members, and friends turned up in red, white, and blue to show their support for all service men and women. The memorial features an...

Blue Ox Marathon Returns to Bemidji

The Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon is back and better than before. The second annual marathon is returning to the shores of Lake Bemidji on Saturday, but the festivities kicked off today with a kids run, 5K, and health expo. This year’s race is bringing thousands of runners and...

Golden Apple: High School Students Get New Perspective on Manufacturing

Four high school students are getting a firsthand look at today’s manufacturing world. A unique pilot program with Northwest Technical College is preparing students for life outside of the classroom and inside the real world. “It really gives students the opportunity,...

Sanford AirMed Opens New Hangar in Bemidji

Over 60,000 patients, 8 aircrafts, and 35 years…Sanford AirMed has quite the history, but now they’re putting down more roots in Bemidji. AirMed has operated out of Bemidji for two and half years, but they’ve found a new home at the Bemidji airport. At a ribbon...

In Focus: Wastewater Treatment Facility Mural

After four weeks of work, the gray buildings of the Wastewater Treatment Facility have transformed with a newly completed mural. Local artist Wesley May finished mural is breathing new life into the Bemidji community. May’s piece is called “Protect, Honor, Give Thanks...

Minnesota’s Affordable Housing Challenge

Housing advocates are facing the affordable housing challenge. State and local leaders met in Bemidji today to start a conversation about the region’s housing needs. In Bemidji, the supply of affordable housing simply isn’t meeting the demand, and housing advocates...

Students Join Discussion About Improving Graduation Rates

Graduation is a right of passage for most people, but 20% of students won’t receive their diploma this May. That’s why community leaders held a meeting of the minds in Bemidji today to talk about what’s going wrong before graduation. Educators, parents, and...

BSU Hockey Triplets Meet Northern Elementary School Triplets

The BSU hockey team has a triple threat this season, Leo, Myles, and Gerry Fitzgerald. All three will be wearing the same beaver jersey this year, and all are triplets. Today, BSU’s set of triplets got the chance to meet Northern Elementary School’s set of triplets....

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