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Trump turns sports into a political battleground with comments on NFL, Curry
Officials release names of three people killed in plane crash outside of Thief River Falls
East Grand Forks assistant hockey coach arrested
U.S. bombers, fighters, stage show of force off North Korean coast
Adam Thielen, Stefon Diggs look to end Vikings' 1,000-yard receiver drought
Mauer, with glittering numbers, plans to play every day
FOOTBALL: Moorhead tops Bemidji 41-21 in second-half Homecoming shootout
FOOTBALL: Beavers look to get the run back in gear for Homecoming
VOLLEYBALL: Beavers swept by No. 1 SMSU
David W. O'Brien
James E. Daman
Richard "Dick" Greenwood
William James Sliney
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
EVAN HAZARD: Threescore and Ten: Tuna and "dirty rice?"
ART LEE COLUMN: The most significant event of our time
SUE BRUNS COLUMN: You don't have to go far to see something new
Social media star Kylie Jenner reported pregnant
Minnesota and North Dakota share the most popular wedding song, but can you guess what it is?
Jimmy Kimmel gets heated about health-care bill, says Sen. Bill Cassidy 'lied right to my face'
PATT RALL COLUMN: Timely notice can help with attendance
Around the Arts, September 17
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Making a correct call on the Becida Barred Owl
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Extended fall weather on the water
American Painted Lady butterflies migrate through area
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Flashy fall foliage: Spice up landscaping with brilliant colors
Conserving estate money no excuse for risking elder's health
Opinion: Alarm over decline in U.S. government spending for ag research
Kelly Minter to speak on how suffering can be God 'doing a deeper work'
Watching "Vietnam," rethinking one's own youth
September 3, 2017
Way back to school: Country schools dotted Beltrami County in the early 1900s
Editor’s note: The Beltrami County Historical Society is partnering with the Pioneer on a series of monthly articles highlighting the history...
September 3, 2017 - 6:39am
August 30, 2017
A ‘Color’ful award: Ohl named Teacher of the Year at Bemidji Area Schools; Sande, Reed also honored
BEMIDJI -- Years ago, longtime Bemidji Area Schools art instructor Mike Ohl needed a song for his elementary school art class, and so “Primary...
August 30, 2017 - 6:58pm
UPDATED: School superintendent Hess to retire after upcoming school year
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Schools is set to have a new head administrator next school year. Superintendent Jim Hess told an assembly of school...
August 30, 2017 - 6:33pm
August 27, 2017
BSU professor to share her Midway adventures
BEMIDJI -- Elizabeth Rave, a biology professor at Bemidji State University, will open the Department of Biology’s annual lecture series on Tuesday, Aug. 29, with a unique view of albatross populations on the remote Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge. In December and January,...
August 27, 2017 - 5:30am
August 25, 2017
Minn. health officials say measles outbreak is over
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota Department of Health officials on Friday declared an end to the largest measles outbreak since 1990. The outbreak of spring and summer 2017 that sickened 79 people, mostly children under 10 years of age, began when the first case was identified April 11. The...
August 25, 2017 - 5:51pm
August 24, 2017
Coming home to Oak Hills: New Christian College President Martin Giese returns to alma mater
BEMIDJI -- Martin Giese is thinking long-term as he sits behind his new desk at Oak Hills Christian College.
August 24, 2017 - 6:02pm
August 11, 2017
Blackduck School locker room renovations wrapping up
BLACKDUCK -- An extensive locker room fix-up won’t be ready when fall sports start next week in Blackduck, but school district leaders say it’ll be ready when classes start this September. “The painting's done, the flooring's done, they're finishing tiling today, they're hanging...
August 11, 2017 - 10:20am
August 9, 2017
CL-B to put $37.8 million referendum on November ballots
CASS LAKE -- About a week after they agreed to draft a stripped-down facilities plan, Cass Lake-Bena Schools leaders met again to put a different plan on ballots this November. At an Aug. 3 special meeting, the School Board agreed to ask voters to approve a $37.8 million bonding referendum...
August 9, 2017 - 6:04pm
August 7, 2017
Test scores hold steady in Bemidji area
ST. PAUL -- Newly released state testing scores are more or less the same as previous year’s rounds.
August 7, 2017 - 6:07pm
August 2, 2017
‘Bee Atlas’ comes to BSU: University hosts program to help support healthy bee populations
BEMIDJI -- Kevin Williams pointed at a large white strip in central California on a map of the United States. The strip, in contrast to larger,...
August 2, 2017 - 5:47pm
August 1, 2017
Open registration dates for NTC
BEMIDJI -- Northwest Technical College in Bemidji will host open registration events on Wednesday, Aug. 2., as well as the following Wednesdays...
August 1, 2017 - 6:04am
July 28, 2017
Giese to helm Oak Hills Christian College
BEMIDJI -- Oak Hills Christian College has a new leader. College staff announced Friday that Martin Giese will be the school’s 10th president....
July 28, 2017 - 3:03pm
BSU named a ‘Green Ribbon’ school
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- A pair of Bemidji State University workers headed to the capitol last week to accept a “Green Ribbon Schools” award from...
July 28, 2017 - 7:37am
July 26, 2017
CL-B school board approves stripped-down referendum option
CASS LAKE -- Cass Lake-Bena voters will be asked to approve -- or not approve -- a stripped-down facilities plan in the fall.
July 26, 2017 - 9:30pm
July 21, 2017
Blackduck School Board eliminates some activity fees
BLACKDUCK -- Blackduck parents will be asked to pay less for their students sports and activities next school year. Blackduck Public School’s board voted to eliminate the $50 activity fees for seventh and eighth graders there and the $30 fee for high school activities such as knowledge...
July 21, 2017 - 10:08am