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A young attendee to the open chess group at the Headwaters School of Music and the Arts contemplates his next move. (Screengrab from the video) play button
VIDEO: New chess club starts up in Bemidji
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Bemidji State’s Jai'Vionne Green (4) drives toward the hoop while guarded by Southwest Minnesota State’s KJ Davis (14) Saturday during the first half of a game at the BSU Gymnasium. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers outrun Mustangs, 96-86
January 14, 2017 - 11:04pm
WRESTLING: Jacks take fifth at Rick Lee Duals
January 14, 2017 - 10:53pm
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A young attendee to the open chess group at the Headwaters School of Music and the Arts contemplates his next move. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
VIDEO: Check and mate: New chess club starts up in Bemidji
January 14, 2017 - 7:45pm
Group hopes to increase boat inspections: City Council to meet Tuesday, consider request from Friends of Lake Bemidji
January 14, 2017 - 6:30pm
Bemidji woman creates MLK event: Event scheduled Monday at Boys & Girls Club
January 14, 2017 - 6:00pm
Bemidji High School junior Gabe Goodwin swims the 100 yard butterfly Friday during the Bemidji Invite. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
SWIMMING AND DIVING: Lumberjacks take 3rd at own invite
January 13, 2017 - 10:52pm
The first phase for a indoor tennis court is complete with the purchase of 9 acres of property along Highway 71 north by members of the Bemidji Area Tennis Association. Jim Rafferty recieved the honors to have the first serve on the property. Fundraising for a $650,000 buliding is the next phase. (Submitted photo)
RECREATION: Tennis association is $300,000 closer to new facility
January 13, 2017 - 9:29pm
Tables of people from several Red Lake agencies watch an informational video at the "Take Back our Community" event on opioid overdose prevention and treatment on Thursday at the Red Lake Casino Hotel and Events Center. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Taking back the community: Red Lake agencies address opioid epidemic
January 12, 2017 - 6:18pm
Grand Rapids man pleads guilty to theft of tree tops from Chippewa National Forest
January 13, 2017 - 4:28pm
Crime report for Jan. 12
January 13, 2017 - 1:23pm
Justin Lee Mitchell
Suspect in home invasion shot, killed by Mille Lacs deputy
January 13, 2017 - 4:33pm
Art briefs, Sunday Jan. 15
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Give Kids a Smile set for Feb. 3-4
23 hours 2 min ago
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Plumage: The dazzling display of color in the bird world
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Martha Alatoru, left, and Kym Kovacic smiles while discussing Martha’s son, Godson. Godson and Martha have been in Bemidji since last summer staying with Kym and her husband Steve. The four were preparing for a life-changing surgery for Godson that occurred Aug. 24 at Shriner's Hospital. In the past four month, he has grown 4-½ inches, lost 13 pounds and his legs have been readjusted by 50 degrees each. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)

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