'This is something I can give': Retired teacher volunteers 8 hours a day at BMS

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BEMIDJI—Mike Bjerk, a longtime volunteer at Bemidji Middle School, helped a handful of students in Ross Randall's sixth-grade class with a vocabulary lesson Friday.

The word was "foreboding"—a feeling or...

Mike Bjerk, a longtime volunteer at Bemidji Middle School who was awarded Lay Educator of the Year in August, plays "Qwirkle" with students on Friday. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
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