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Two more arrested after investigation into standoff
January 22, 2018 - 10:26am
A fifth-grader thought she brought gummy candies to school, but they were laced with THC
January 22, 2018 - 7:38am
Philadelphia Eagles fans cheer from the stands prior to the NFC Championship game against the Minnesota Vikings at Lincoln Financial Field.  Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports
Things are getting weird in Philly with bloody fans and greased light poles
January 22, 2018 - 11:27am
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Billionaire couple from Toronto were murdered by multiple people, private investigators believe
January 22, 2018 - 8:00am
Bethany Becker / Special to The Forum
19-year-old Minn. woman dies in skiing accident after striking tree
January 22, 2018 - 2:09pm
A Suburban that broke through thin ice Christmas Eve on Little Detroit Lake is nearly back on the ice Saturday, Jan. 6, during a salvage operation conducted by Tri-State Diving of Detroit Lakes, Minn. Tri-State Diving / Special to Forum News Service
Vehicle at the bottom of the lake? Minn. dive team explains process
January 21, 2018 - 10:22am
Finn Claypool caught this 20.5-inch walleye on Jan. 20 on Lake Bemidji while fishing with his dad Travis and Uncle Tony Collyard. Submitted photo.
FISH TALES: Finn Claypool on Lake Bemidji
January 22, 2018 - 11:47am
Daniel, an emotional-support duck, on board an American Airlines flight.  Mark Essig.
Fur and fury at 40,000 feet as more people bring animals on planes
January 22, 2018 - 11:54am
Sen. Minority Leader Chuck Schumer of New York at the Capitol on Jan. 22, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Senate breaks budget impasse, paving way for government to reopen
January 22, 2018 - 1:35pm
Derek Jon Paddy
FBI seeking 'armed, dangerous' fugitive from northwest Minn. robbery, shooting
December 1, 2017 - 10:44pm
Rick Rayburn of Rutledge, Minn. points to the paperwork he was given when signing up for MNSure health insurance. After signing up for the insurance Rick and his wife Rose were placed on medical assistance. Once on MA, without notification from the State of Minnesota, liens were placed on their property to recover the costs of the insurance. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Minnesotans fight to change federal law allowing government to recover estates for Medicaid costs
January 22, 2018 - 6:00am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mom cherished kind words from Pioneer readers
January 22, 2018 - 1:47pm
File photo: An undated handout photo of a snow coach from Spring Creek Ranch, a resort in Jackson Hole, Wyo., near geysers in Yellowstone National Park. (Spring Creek Ranch via The New York Times)
While Yellowstone's staff was furloughed, a snowmobiler got too close to Old Faithful
January 22, 2018 - 2:11pm
Patricia "Patt" Rall
January 22, 2018 - 1:37pm
Hockey Day is coming to Bemidji; 13th annual event set for winter 2019
January 20, 2018 - 10:45pm

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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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