Daily Archives: June 8, 2020


Bemidji City Council to meet for special meeting

The Bemidji City Council will meet for a special meeting this evening. According to city documents, items on the agenda include considering North Country Park Natural Playground project, as well as consider the awarding of a bid for a near term water treatment plant. The bids for the project, which is the first phase on…


Bemidji’s playgrounds open

Bemidji’s playgrounds, beaches, the skatepark, courts and the disc golf course are all open for use, however, users are reminded to exercise caution and practice CDC guidelines such as maintaining a distance of six feet from others not in your house hold or group, washing hands, carrying hand sanitizers, and avoiding parks and trails when…


Construction in Bagley scheduled to begin today

Road construction on Highway 2 in Bagley is scheduled to begin today. According to a release from MnDOT, drivers should expect delays and closures for the project, expected to last through early August, weather permitting. The project includes resurfacing Highway 2 and pedestrian improvements, constructing a multi-use trail on the west side of Bagley, as…


Situation Update Monday, June 8

The Minnesota Department of Health reported 338 new cases of COVID-19 today, and 11 newly reported deaths, bringing the state’s cumulative total to 28,224 cases and 1,197 deaths. Of those deaths, 955 were residents of long-term care or assisted living facilities. Of those positive cases, 2,973 were health care workers. To date, 23,657 patients no…


PHOTOS: Social injustice demonstration at Paul and Babe

About 150 attended Saturday’s demonstration, hosted by Bemidji State University’s Black student union, calling for social justice and equality. Black Student Union president Zoe Christensen The event, from 2 to 4 at Paul Bunyan Park, was peaceful, and attendees dispersed afterward. The speakers shared stories of times they had experienced prejudice based on the color…


Bemidji Weekend Blotter: 6/4-6/7

The following is a summary of incidents the Bemidji Police Department and the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to from Thursday, June 4, to Sunday, June 7. BEMIDJI POLICE DEPARTMENT SUNDAY, JUNE 7 Disorderly Conduct, 5:08 p.m. Reporting party reports she got into an argument with another driver and after she followed the other driver…

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