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Kent and Shantel Dudley of Solway have adopted numerous children with medical needs. They are pictured with some of their adopted and foster children, including, from left, Victoria, Mathis, Daniel, Vonte, and Mason. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
A place to call home: Kent and Shantel Dudley open their arms to children with special needs
March 17, 2018 - 4:22pm
Minnesota teen dies in car fire
March 17, 2018 - 9:32am
Cass Lake-Bena senior Arnold Kingbird hoists the Section 8A championship trophy as the Panthers celebrate a 66-53 win over Ada-Borup for the title Friday at Ralph Engelstad Arena in Thief River Falls. (Ryan Pietruszewski | Bemidji Pioneer)
BOYS BASKETBALL: For 44: Cass Lake-Bena punches state ticket with 66-53 win
March 16, 2018 - 10:20pm
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UPDATED: Delta Dental to bring up to 150 jobs to Bemidji
March 16, 2018 - 5:28pm
Amy Monson
Sister of man accused in explosives case charged for alleged threat to witness
March 17, 2018 - 3:16pm
Doctors said to let a teen's sinus infection 'run its course,' family says. Weeks later, he died.
March 17, 2018 - 9:12am
$22.8 million Lotto America ticket sold in northern Minn.
March 15, 2018 - 3:26pm
Tantoo Cardinal, an award-winning actress and Metis environmental activist, talks with a reporter Tuesday in Bemidji before speaking at Red Lake's Seven Clans Casino. Cardinal grew up in the tar sands region of Alberta, Canada, and addressed the dangers of oil pipelines in her talk. Cardinal is best known for her roles in "Dancing with Wolves" and "Legends of the Fall."(Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
‘A different world’: Actress, environmental activist Tantoo Cardinal talks tar sands in Red Lake
March 13, 2018 - 5:21pm
Dr. Tracy Blichfeldt speaks with Robert Saddoris, commander of the Disabled American Veterans of Minnesota, on Friday during an open house for the Bemidji VA Community Based Outpatient Clinic. The event included tours of the facility, a ribbon cutting, as well as remarks from officials, including Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Officials, veterans praise opening of new Bemidji VA Clinic
March 16, 2018 - 5:32pm
First vehicles pulled from wreckage of collapsed Florida bridge
March 17, 2018 - 1:59pm
Steven Gray Premo
March 17, 2018 - 4:37pm
Amy Lynn Dow
March 17, 2018 - 4:47pm
Miklo Cruz Bellon Staehnke
March 17, 2018 - 4:37pm
United flight had to be diverted because it accidentally had a dog onboard
March 17, 2018 - 11:27am
Cellphone scam reaches Minnesota; reports of stolen bank accounts and identities
March 13, 2018 - 9:40pm

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