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Phil Talmage, area fisheries supervisor for the Department of Natural Resources in Baudette, Minn., had to stop to let this big black bear cross the road Tuesday morning on state Highway 11 near Birchdale, Minn. Talmage, who lives in International Falls, Minn., makes the 70-mile one-way commute daily and described the bear as "gargantuan." (Photo courtesy of Phil Talmage)
'This thing was just gargantuan;' bear adds excitement to Minnesotan's commute
June 21, 2018 - 11:55am
This bald eagle was one of 13 found dead on a farm near Federalsburg, Md., in 2016. Photo from Maryland Natural Resources Police.
13 bald eagles were found dead in a field. This is what killed them.
June 20, 2018 - 12:41pm
Redby man pleads guilty in child’s killing
June 20, 2018 - 3:31pm
Platinum rewards
President Donald Trump at a Make America Great Again rally in Duluth, Minn., June 20, 2018. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump asked NFL players for pardon suggestions. On Thursday, they responded.
June 21, 2018 - 10:43am
Tate Hammitt shoots during practice on Wednesday at the Northland Regional Sports Park ahead of the state trap shooting tournament. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
TRAP SHOOTING: Lumberjacks advance to state with impressive showing at Alexandria
June 20, 2018 - 10:17pm
Sanford Health expects new mental health center to be open in 2019
June 20, 2018 - 5:39pm
Uncle Loui's Cafe owner Debra Strop and her son Matt Berthiaume, general manager will host "Fox & Friends" on Thursday after Trump's visit. "We just want to feed people; we don't care who you voted for," Berthiaume said. Tyler Schank / tschank@duluthnews.com
Duluth restaurants face backlash for hosting Fox News
June 20, 2018 - 10:05am
Crime report for June 20
June 21, 2018 - 12:28pm
Mauer out of lineup, but not because of being hit by two pitches night before
June 20, 2018 - 9:54pm
President Donald Trump at a Make America Great Again rally in Duluth, Minn., June 20, 2018. President Trump on Wednesday night turned his attention to the midterm battle that awaits Republicans here: Minnesota is one of the most important states in the fight for control of Congress. (Tom Brenner/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Trump shouts out to Pawlenty running mate at Duluth rally
June 20, 2018 - 9:23pm
Bemidji dance duo wins national title
June 20, 2018 - 8:05am
Barbara Jean Cook
June 21, 2018 - 11:47am
Phil Mickelson speaks to media after playing the third round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Saturday at Shinnecock Hills GC. Dennis Schneidler / USA TODAY Sports
'Embarrassed and disappointed' Mickelson apologizes for U.S. Open penalty
June 20, 2018 - 3:21pm
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School bus driver fell asleep before Polk County crash, patrol says
June 19, 2018 - 3:15pm
The Supreme Court.   Washington Post photo by Ricky Carioti
Supreme Court rules that states may require online retailers to collect sales taxes
June 21, 2018 - 10:48am

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Have a look at the Summer 2018 edition of inBemidji here.

Top left: Bemidji win "Best MN Town." Top center: Bull moose visits Lake Bemidji. Top right: BSU men's hockey coach with the MacNaughton Cup. Bottom left: Rescue team heads out on Upper Red Lake. Bottom center: People embrace on the first day of searching for missing fishermen on Lower Red Lake. Bottom right: Bus accident on Irvine Avenue. (Pioneer file photos)

The local news cycle in 2017 covered all the emotions—from joy and excitement to worry and sadness. The past year in the Bemidji region started out with searches for a ...

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