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(Left to right) Campaign Chair Sue Kringen begins the reveal of the 2014 United Way Community Campaign of $403.101.83 on Thursday night in Bemidji. To her left are Sue Kringen, Hannah Anderson, Judy Comstock, Jeff Peltier, Colleen Schulke, Sheila Dockendorf, Jean Baer, Jeff Peltier and Jennifer Sanford. (Submitted photo)
United Way fundraising campaign raises $403,000
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Bemidji’s AJ Anderson goes in for a layup in the first half against Moorhead on Thursday night. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
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‘Keystone bandit’ bypasses expensive liquor to steal beer in Hibbing
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Crime report for Jan. 28-29
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Bemidji Fire Department had their hands full responding to a fire at the dining lodge at Oak Hills Bible Camp on  Sept. 25, 2013. The building was empty at the time of the fire. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
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Daily arrests for Jan. 28-29
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Bemidji High School junior Tony Todavich helps install a new ospreys nest Wednesday morning on the site where a former osprey nest once stood along Beltrami County Highway 15. Minnkota Power and the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources worked with Todavich and some his BHS classmates to design and build the platform. Behind Todavich is classmate James Larson.
Bird's eye view: Bemidji high schoolers help raptors live the high life
January 28, 2015 - 7:19pm
Funds for White Earth land purchase rejected
January 29, 2015 - 11:00am
School bus runs over boy’s legs in Pelican Rapids
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Bemidji State goaltender Michael Bitzer, center, listens to instructions during a recent BSU practice at the Sanford Center along with teammates Jesse Wilkins, left, and Matt Prapavessis. Bitzer, the freshman from Moorhead, has stepped into the starting role for the Beavers in the second half of the season. He helped lead BSU to their first-ever North Star College Cup championship last weekend in St. Paul and was named the tournament’s MVP. Jack Hittinger | Bemidji Pioneer
MEN'S HOCKEY: Freshman netminder Bitzer leads strong defensive effort for North Star Cup winners Bemidji State (w/VIDEO)
January 28, 2015 - 9:54pm
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Mild January leads to heavy action on the lakes
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Trisha Newland sent in this photo of the sunset a few miles south of Bagley.
PHOTO GALLERY: Sunset photos from readers
January 29, 2015 - 9:33am
Carroll will let Sherman decide on playing if baby arrives
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Dave and Kim Smith were recently awarded with the “end of trail, I have gone home” recognition by the Voyageurs Area Council’s Northern Lakes District of the Boy Scouts of America. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)

BEMIDJI -- Each time Dave and Kim Smith have moved, the Boy Scouts of America have been there to say goodbye -- but also to welcome them to their ...

The Winter 2015 issue of inMagazine is now available throughout the Bemidji area.

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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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