Community Spotlight: Bill Blackwell

Bill Blackwell was hired to take over as executive director of the American Indian Resource Center in June of this year. He is following Dr. Anton Treuer, who has held the position since November of 2012, and began his duties on July 1st. Blackwell has some ambitious plans for...

CLC Animal Science Department

Central Lakes College in Staples will have a new Animal Science Department offering classes in the spring of 2016. The new classes will allow students to learn about on the farm aspects of making safe food and the management of farm animals. Chelsie Brown has more on that story....

Golden Apple: Classroom Technology

In the school year’s first Golden Apple, we take a look at how technology is becoming a major factor in how Blackduck Schools operate academically. From elementary to high school courses, kids are using the internet in day-to-day activities. The district’s move to...

Memorial Hall Renovations

The historic Memorial Hall at Bemidji State is nearly done getting a makeover. Nearly $14 million went toward the renovations, which include new technology, classrooms and work space for students and faculty. BSU began work on the project in the summer of 2014. Learn more about...

BSU Move-In Day

Bemidji State University welcomed back new and returning students back to campus today as they moved into their new homes for the school year.

Drop Out Prevention Symposium

Graduation rates in Minnesota stood at just over 80 percent in 2014. Five of the remaining twenty percent of students dropped out. Operation Graduate, a program created by Northwest Technical College instructor John Eggers, hopes to reach a 100 percent graduation rate in the...

Bemidji State Housing Project Breaks Ground

University Heights will be a 56-bed apartment complex at Bemidji State. It will feature 16 apartments spread through four floors. To celebrate years of hard work, Bemidji government officials took part in a ground-breaking ceremony. The project has an estimated summer 2016...

School Board Holds Special Session on Construction Timeline and Cost Estimate

The Bemidji School District board held a special session meeting Monday night to discuss the construction timeline and the estimated cost of the new Gene Dillon Elementary school they want finished by September 2017. Construction managers that have been working with the district...
Posted On 28 Jul 2015

Oak Hills Demolition

Oak Hills Christian College had its administration building built in 1947. It’s been the central part of campus since, but it was demolished on Wednesday. The school has long-term plans to replace it, however. Learn more about the story here.

Reunion Gives Alumni School Tours

Bemidji High School was the central area for the Bemidji All School Reunion, and on Friday students provided the public with tours. Elementary and middle schools in the district were open for visitors as well. Learn more about the story here.

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