BSU Affordability

(Bemidji, MN) — June 30th, 2022 – Bemidji State University and its degree programs have recently received a variety of awards for quality and affordability from several websites specializing in college rankings. BSU ranked 33rd on the list “2022 Best Social Work Bachelor’s Degree Schools” by College Factual. BSU ranked 53rd on the list “2022 Best Public Administration & Social Service Bachelor’s Degree Schools” by College Factual. BSU ranked 105th

Chaz Mootz

(Bemidji, MN) —  April 12, 2022 — Lakeland PBS was recently honored with two first-place Eric Sevareid Awards from the Midwest Broadcast Journalists Association. Both stories aired on the station’s “Lakeland News” newscasts. A story by Chaz Mootz titled “Northwest Angle Ice Road” earned first-place honors in the General Reporting category. The story chronicled a 30-mile ice road running from Warroad to the Northwest Angle. It was the only way

The Federal

(Bemidji, MN) — March 27, 2022 — The CEO of Global Ocean Investments, Justin Etzin, has acquired a site for their latest development. The former Federal building is situated in the central business district of downtown Bemidji in Beltrami County.  The Bemidji Federal Building was constructed in 1960 and was originally built as a U.S. Post Office.  Until 2018 the building housed the bureau of Indian Affairs and the Indian

Paul Bunyan Communications

(Bemidji MN) February 22nd, 2022 — The Rural Broadband Association Chief Executive Officer Shirley Bloomfield today announced Paul Bunyan Communications as a winner of the 2021 Smart Rural CommunitySM (SRC) Showcase Award. Paul Bunyan Communications is a member of NTCA, the premier association representing nearly 850 independent, community-based telecommunications companies in rural communities across America. NTCA’s SRC program is a network of communities supported by providers who are committed to