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Blessing cherishes his Bemidji roots

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Mitch Blessing is eager to let you know that he was born on the shore of Lake Bemidji in what is now Baker Park Apartments.

He mused about his long attachment to this city and why he feels the tug to return to his native roots where he was born in 1974 to John and Linda Blessing.


He said Bemidji High School teachers, such as Vicki Olson and Chris Fettig, fostered his interest in the arts.

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