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Jazzfest Moves Beyond Setbacks to Put on Annual Concert

[caption id="attachment_5137" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Landon Reeve plays the drums during Corey Christiansen’s original song, Kaiya’s Dance, which was written for Christiansen’s daughter. Photo by Kristina Malterud[/caption] By Kristina Malterud BEMIDJI--Guest artists Corey Christiansen and Aaron Hedenstrom joined the Bemidji State University Jazz Band, Blue Ice, on the main stage in Bangsberg Hall this Saturday for the 38th Annual JazzFest. “We teach day in and day out and try and get
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Bingo Bridges Generation Gap in Bemidji

[caption id="attachment_5129" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bemidji State University students had the opportunity to win grocery bags of food at Lakeside on Wednesday for “Grocery Bag Bingo” the event was sponsored by Hobson Memorial Union. Photo by Jessica Dalen.[/caption] By Joey Scanlan Regardless of age, bingo events in Bemidji bring people together. With many locations around town offering bingo events, bingo proves to be an entertainment of choice. Bemidji State University offered
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Student Alumni Association Bridges Gap Between Students and Alumni

[caption id="attachment_5124" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Photo by Seth Friborg[/caption] By Seth Friborg Last Thursday, The Student Alumni Association met to discuss the upcoming events they have planned for the spring semester at Bemidji State University, including Happy Mondays. Starting on Monday Feb. 6, the SAA will be hosting a free coffee event in Deputy Hall for faculty and students alike, called Happy Mondays. “Mondays are hard to get going,” said Emily
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NTC Hosts Blood Drive for Local Hospitals

[caption id="attachment_5114" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Empty blood sample tubes wait to be filled with blood, sent out and tested for a variety of diseases including HIV, Zika Virus and other Sexually Transmitted Diseases. Photo By Shelana Ysen.[/caption] By Ellen Lescarbeau BEMIDJI—The Northwest Technical College hosted a Memorial Blood Center drive on Wednesday afternoon with over 40 people donating. All of the blood that Memorial Blood Center collects from donors goes to