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Rep. John Persell, DFL-Bemidji, addresses attendees at a Beltrami DFL fundraising dinner Monday at the Bemidji Eagles Club. (Zach Kayser | Bemidji Pioneer)
Persell, Saxhaug speak at Beltrami DFL convention
March 30, 2015 - 9:13pm
EDUCATION: Bemidji School District faces potential million-dollar budget deficit
March 30, 2015 - 10:37pm
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March 30, 2015 - 5:31pm
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen beat Green Bay on final play, 55-54
March 30, 2015 - 10:58pm
Firefighters responded Monday afternoon to a fire at Meyers Auto Service, 1315 Miles Ave. SE, in Bemidji. No other information was available at this time.
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A Fire Boss aircraft drops fire retardant on a brush fire south of Brainerd Monday morning. (Steve Kohls | Brainerd Dispatch)
Mailbox explosion causes grass fire south of Brainerd: Juvenile taken into custody (video)
March 30, 2015 - 8:24pm
Local artist Mary Therese is nearing the end of painting a giant mural for the Bemidji Community Food Shelf. Peterson decided to ask those visiting the food shelf, children and friends to join her in painting eight of the 4x8 panels.
Mural adds some spice to Food Shelf: Community members pitch in for art project at local food bank
March 29, 2015 - 12:23am
Video shows of U of M student going into river
March 30, 2015 - 1:28pm
SOFTBALL: BSU swept by U-Mary on the road
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Inside Bemidji Pioneer

 Aubrey Johnson (left), also known as Bohemian Bombshell, practices with Babe City Roller teammate, Nerdzilla.

BEMIDJI --  If there’s one aspect of roller derby that Aubrey Johnson likes more than the hitting and the contact of the sport, it’s the people involved.

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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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