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Itasca State Park to mark its 125th year with a celebration Sunday
Environmental groups question federal order on Enbridge pipeline in Minnesota
Man caught after high-speed chase in Carlton County pleads guilty to Michigan homicide
Man charged with three felonies after allegedly fleeing Duluth police
Police release photo of Maris memorabilia thief
Sports physical blitz planned for Aug. 6
BHS player/parent meetings set for Aug. 3
YOUTH BASEBALL: Northern Heat planning fundraisers
GOLF: Match play underway at Birchmont
GOLF: Day two of 2016 Birchmont has lots of local flavor as women, masters take course
Ashley Jean Needham
Beverly J. Neadeau
Susan Marie Tibstra
Charlotte "Char" Clark
James "Jim" Sperling
MASTER GARDENERS: Summer insects are here
John Eggers: Solve this quotable quote puzzle
PAUL NELSON: Warmer weather means a good time to catch muskies
MASTER GARDENERS: Hit a tomato home run
Scotty Allison: A VA Pension program review
Off The Record Blog: Let’s analyze this trailer for ‘The Secret History Of Twin Peaks’ book
Watermark Art Center to launch fundraising campaign for major renovation project
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Ghostbusters’ (2016)
Art briefs: Farm by the Lake Sunday concert series continues, 'Annie Get Your Gun' at Northern Light Opera Company and more
If the shoe fits — paint it: Sisters create custom shoe company in Bemidji
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout: The NOTV crew visits Saskatchewan’s famed trout factory
Blane Klemek: Nests are nearly as fascinating as the birds themselves
Blane Klemek: Observing bird songs of the seasons
Hawley man sets state muskie record
Nancy Sullivan birthday
AnnaMae Daken birthday
Robert Kaasa birthday
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Neighbors helping neighbors
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep quiet zone idea on front burner
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Power company workers were heroes
Joe Vene: Setting the record straight on school road project
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Developments for the developers
July 24, 2016
STUDENTS IN THE NEWS: 07/24/2016
Siemers named to honors list Concordia University Wisconsin CONCORDIA, Wis.—Concordia University Wisconsin officials have released the spring honors list for the 2015-2016 academic year. To be eligible for the honor, students must achieve a minimum 3.5 GPA. Michelle Siemers,...
July 24, 2016 - 12:07am
July 16, 2016
STUDENTS IN THE NEWS: 07/17/2016
Local students graduate from U of M Crookston CROOKSTON—The office of the registrar at the University of Minnesota Crookston recently announced its list of spring semester 2016 graduates. Local students include Jonathan Gordon and Marilyn Lewis. Jonathan Gordon, of Cass Lake,...
July 16, 2016 - 8:01pm
July 14, 2016
Vizenor named next Leech Lake Tribal College president: College to hold 25th anniversary event Friday in Bemidji
CASS LAKE -- Erma Vizenor will be be introduced as Leech Lake Tribal College's new president at the institution's 25th anniversary Friday in...
July 14, 2016 - 11:38pm
July 13, 2016
BSU starts new student wellness initiative: Recreation facility renamed to Gillett Wellness Center
BEMIDJI -- BSU has started a new student wellness initiative called The Best You @ BSU. The initiative aims to align a student’s college experience...
July 13, 2016 - 7:13pm
July 11, 2016
HIGHER EDUCATION: Griggs to leave NTC for South Dakota post
BEMIDJI -- BSU and Northwest Technical College will name this week a temporary replacement for NTC Interim Dean Bob Griggs, who is leaving to become the president of Southeast Technical Institute in Sioux Falls, S.D. Griggs has been interim dean at NTC since 2014. Griggs has worked...
July 11, 2016 - 6:29pm
July 10, 2016
Students in the News: 07/10/2016
Flatness joins scholars society BEMIDJI—The National Society of High School Scholars recently announced Rumer Flatness of Bemidji has been selected to become a member of the organization. The NSHSS recognizes top scholars who have demonstrated outstanding leadership, scholarship...
July 10, 2016 - 12:41am
Crisman sisters graduate
Rebecca and Abigail Crisman, of Bemidji, graduated with honors May 14 from University of North Dakota. Rebecca graduated with a bachelor’s degree in English with a teacher’s licensure. She has been accepted into the master of arts in English program at North Dakota State University...
July 10, 2016 - 12:04am
July 3, 2016
Students in the news for 07/03/2016
Hayft earns degree from SCSU ST. CLOUD — Kaitlyn Hayft, of Bemidji, was among the more than 1,260 St. Cloud State University students that graduated during spring semester 2016. Commencement ceremonies took place May 6. Hayft earned a master of science in public safety executive...
July 3, 2016 - 12:53am
July 1, 2016
EDUCATION: Anderson departs as Schoolcraft leader: Board votes not to renew contract; last day was Thursday
BEMIDJI -- Scott Anderson’s time as director of Schoolcraft Learning Community came to an end Thursday after the school board voted last month to let his contract expire. Board members at the June 21 regular meeting were divided -- with some proposing they renew Anderson’s contract...
July 1, 2016 - 8:35pm
June 26, 2016
Students in the News 06/26/2016
Fahey awarded scholarship NORTHOME—The Minnesota Resort and Campground Association has awarded scholarships totaling $3,600 to six students for the 2016-17 school year including Rachel Fahey. The recipients are children of MRCA resort/campground owners or have been closely affiliated...
June 26, 2016 - 12:52am
June 20, 2016
Anderson appointed interim provost and vice president for academic and student affairs
BEMIDJI -- Michael Anderson has been appointed interim provost and vice president for academic and student affairs at BSU and Northwest Technical College. Anderson has been vice president for academic affairs since 2012 at Wayne State College in Nebraska. He fills in as BSU and NTC...
June 20, 2016 - 7:38pm
June 19, 2016
Students in the news for 06/19/2016
Red Lake High School honor roll
June 19, 2016 - 12:11am
June 18, 2016
BHS Marching Band fundraiser on Tuesday
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Marching Band Booster Club will hold a Meet the Band night from 6 to 6:45 p.m. Tuesday at the BHS parking lot.There will be a pulled pork sandwich dinner for $7. The marching band will perform their Night Watch production at 7 p.m.
June 18, 2016 - 2:23pm
June 6, 2016
NTC earns reaccreditation from Higher Learning Commission
BEMIDJI -- Northwest Technical College has been recommended for reaccreditation with the Higher Learning Commission following a months-long evaluation...
June 6, 2016 - 6:42pm
June 3, 2016
Slugging senior: Matt Morgan recovers from brain injury to earn baseball scholarship
BEMIDJI -- Matt Morgan doesn’t remember dropping back to pass, or finding the open man, or putting the ball right on the money. That’s how...
June 3, 2016 - 3:58pm