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HEALTH CARE: 3 'adverse health events' reported at Sanford Bemidji; Numbers are part of statewide initiative to improve patient care
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Cass Lake-Bena guard Noah Delapaz drives to the basket against Blackduck’s Isaac Volk during their Section 8A East tournament game Thursday night at Bemidji High School. Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer
BOYS BASKETBALL: Cass Lake-Bena dominates Blackduck, Fosston beats Kelliher/Northome
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Red Lake’s Russell Kingbird drives past Laporte defender Sam Langaas for two points during their Section 8A quarterfinal game on Thursday night at Bemidji State University. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
BOYS BASKETBALL: Red Lake beats Laporte 87-45
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WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Senske named NSIC Freshman of the Year
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Daily arrests for Feb. 25-26
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Area lawyer appointed US magistrate judge
February 25, 2015 - 11:34pm
Crime report for Feb. 24
February 25, 2015 - 5:28pm
Daily arrests for Feb. 24-25
February 25, 2015 - 5:02pm
Car hits log that rolled off a trailer in accident near Bemidji
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Thirteen cars from a 107-car Canadian National train derailed near Shaw, about 25 miles northwest of Duluth, early Wednesday morning. (Bob King / Forum News Service)
13 train cars derail northwest of Duluth; no injuries reported
February 25, 2015 - 2:17pm
WDAY's Kerstin Kealy to interview Barack Obama in sit-down at White House
February 25, 2015 - 10:02am
EDUCATION: Grad rates dip slightly; Most area schools above state average
February 24, 2015 - 11:37pm

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RaeLynn Hastings, a recent kidney donor, and her husband Harry show off her Donation Life flag, which was flown at the hospital following the completion of her surgery. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)

BEMIDJI -- RaeLynn Hastings recently completed a goal she has had for more than 20 years: Donate a kidney.

"Most of us have two kidneys, so why not give one ...

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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. ...

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