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A Carnival cruise in the South Pacific descended into a violent mess
February 17, 2018 - 4:30pm
Leilani Marie Westrum (Goss)
February 17, 2018 - 7:37pm
Conditions allowed for skiers to take on the full course in the 36th Annual Finlandia Ski Marathon on Saturday for the first time since 2014. The full course covers the east and west sides of Buena Vista Ski Area and more than 160 people registered for all five races in the marathon. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
PHOTOS: Fine day for Finlandia
February 17, 2018 - 6:11pm
Platinum rewards
A Motley firefighter sprays water Friday morning on the Richard Swartz’s family dairy barn Friday morning. The early morning blaze killed 17 dairy cows, a calf and chickens on the farm east of Motley. The Motley and Pillager fire departments fought the blaze in sub-zero temperatures. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service play button
Fire destroys dairy barn filled with animals in northern Minn.
February 16, 2018 - 6:35pm
Maria Rose Sumount-White
Leech Lake police on lookout for missing teen
February 16, 2018 - 3:57pm
Blackduck School Board talks parent-coach tension after Brainerd coach resignation
February 16, 2018 - 3:04pm
Curtis James Thompson Sather
February 17, 2018 - 7:47pm
Red Stripe opens its pockets and comes to the rescue for Jamaica bobsledders
February 17, 2018 - 5:45pm
BSU sophomore Adam Brady (27) and freshman Charlie Combs (11) celebrate Brady's goal in the first period against Alaska Fairbanks on Friday at the Sanford Center. The Beavers won 2-1. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
MEN'S HOCKEY: Senior superlatives: Beavers clinch home ice with 2-1 Senior Night win
February 16, 2018 - 10:57pm
Linda Weikel
February 17, 2018 - 7:37pm
Bemidji High School junior Zak Justice (10) keeps the puck from Kaleb Flaagen (29) of Thief River Falls in the second period on Friday at the Bemidji Community Arena. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
BOYS HOCKEY: Home heartbreak: TRF Survives for 2-1 overtime win
February 16, 2018 - 11:08pm
John E. "Jack" Drury
February 17, 2018 - 7:37pm
At a gathering outside the National Rifle Association's headquarters in Fairfax, Virginia, Gillian Beard cries as she is held by speaker Peter Reed, whose daughter was killed during the 2007 Virginia Tech shootings. Washington Post photo by Clarence Williams
Outside NRA Headquarters, hundreds gather in vigil and protest
February 17, 2018 - 12:54pm
Larry Marlin Hanson
February 17, 2018 - 7:47pm
Sol Angel and Robert Lopez hold signs calling for greater gun control Friday in Coral Springs, Florida. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Matt McClain
Pain turns political in Parkland after school shootings
February 17, 2018 - 1:28pm

Inside Bemidji Pioneer

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)

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