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Bemidji

(bəmĭj`ē), city (1990 pop. 11,245), seat of Beltrami co., N central Minn., on lakes Bemidji and Irving, through which flows the Mississippi River; inc. 1896. It is in a summer and winter resort and sport fishing area; tourism is the major industry. The city is also a trade and marketing center for the dairy farms of the region. Manufactures include building materials, textiles, trusses, beverages, consumer goods, and wood products. On the lakeshore stands an 18-ft (5.5-m) figure of Paul BunyanBunyan, Paul,
legendary American lumberjack. He was the hero of a series of "tall tales" popular through the timber country from Michigan westward. Bunyan was known for his fantastic strength and gigantic size.
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 and his ox. Bemidji State Univ. is there.
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Magness of Bemidji, Minnesota has been included in the Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide Edition for her outstanding contributions and achievements in the field of education.
ACA is collaborating with the Association of Camp Nurses (ACN) to put on the International Camp Health Conference from October 14 to 17, at the Concordia Language Villages in Bemidji, Minnesota.
Professor Aalberts received his Juris Doctor degree from Loyola University, in New Orleans, Louisiana, a Master of Arts from the University of Missouri, Columbia, and received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Sciences, Geography from the Bemidji State University in Bemidji, Minnesota.
For example, consider sending them to the International Camp Health Conference, jointly sponsored by ACA and the Association of Camp Nurses (ACN), in Bemidji, Minnesota, from October 14 to 17.
The entire Bemidji, Minnesota, stud mill, which already took one shift down October 27 through November 7, will be down November 10 through 14 and will resume production on November 17.
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