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Repairs to close Nymore Beach water access next week
1 hour 52 min ago
Bemidji mail processing center to merge with Fargo instead of Minneapolis
2 hours 1 min ago
The “Authentic Illusionist,” Jay Owenhouse will perform his new show, “Dare to Believe” at 7:30 p.m. May 16 at the Sanford Center.
Illusionist to perform at Sanford Center
4 hours 15 min ago
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The Palsburg Fire near Warroad, Minn. Submitted photo from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.
DNR said its own slash pile caused Palsburg Fire
6 hours 25 min ago
Wilton Liquor Store burglarized
April 23, 2015 - 5:04pm
Harbor City International School freshmen Galalee Wright, 14, and Keira Farkas, 14, both of Duluth wear outfits that they say school administrators told them violated the dress code at the school. (Clint Austin | Forum News Service)
Dress code stirs controversy at Duluth school
6 hours 19 min ago
Man loses arm at Fergus Falls industrial plant
11 hours 11 min ago
TENNIS: Lumberjacks improve to 8-0
21 hours 18 min ago
14-year-old girl killed in collision
6 hours 31 min ago
AXEMEN: Bemidji gets ready for Nebraska
21 hours 23 min ago
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources fire bombers stationed in Bemidji were called in to combat the 65-acre wildfire southwest of Cass Lake on May 28. (Pioneer file photo)
Cass Lake arsonist sentenced for wildfire
April 23, 2015 - 5:24pm
Chisholm man pleads guilty to stabbing dog
9 hours 11 min ago
Drug charges against Wilton man dismissed
April 23, 2015 - 7:28pm
TRACK AND FIELD: Bemidji teams take third at Brainerd
21 hours 21 min ago
A “green car showcase” including more fuel-efficient vehicles were featured at BSU for Earth Day.
VIDEO: Eco-friendly motoring for Earth Day: BSU showcases fuel-efficient vehicles during events
April 22, 2015 - 8:17pm

Inside Bemidji Pioneer

Leonard Anderson, 98, is well-known in the Blackduck area for his handmade, braided rugs. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)

BLACKDUCK -- When Leonard Anderson retired in 1987, he was looking for something to keep him busy.

The former longtime auto mechanic especially needed something to do in ...

Take a look at the Spring 2015 issue of inMagazine here.




The Pioneer has a new app for iPad users.

BEMIDJI -- Readers of the Pioneer now have one more avenue to get their news. In an exclusive partnership with Lueken's Village Foods, the Pioneer now has an iPad app. ...

Looking to contact the Pioneer about a question or submit information for publication?  Readers can call (218) 333-9200 for service, but here are a number of ways we can ...