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Minn. church elder's trial over poisoning, shooting of wife gets under way
Central Minn. Eagle Scout honored for lifesaving effort
Minn. woman named as victim in I-29 crash near SD-ND border
Tammy Duckworth set to become first U.S. Senator to give birth while in office
Sessions interviewed by special counsel investigating Russian interference in 2016
Authorities: Carroll took own life
Giants S Collins to miss Pro Bowl; Vikings' Smith to take place
Timberwolves knock off Clippers as Wiggins scores 40
LaVar Ball to coach for sons' Lithuanian team, reports say
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Joseph Boyd Skerik
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Commentary: Who wins, who loses in new tax package?
Warmer temps offer more time outdoors
How to care for amaryllis after flowering
Long-lived houseplants often become heirlooms
Passing the hat for a good cause
Neil Diamond says he has Parkinson's disease, will retire from touring
Oscar nominations 2018: 'The Shape of Water' leads with 13; 'Get Out' nominated for best picture
Around the Arts, January 21
Own the Stage: BHS show choir takes Grand Champion; annual dinner show coming up
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Ski-for-all: This full-body workout on two sticks appeals to young and old
Paul Bunyan State Trail to close for bridge repairs in July
FISH TALES: Finn Claypool on Lake Bemidji
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: Learn the tricks to identify that bird
Delbert & Linda Olson
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mom cherished kind words from Pioneer readers
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
Commentary: I will always miss my mom and dad
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Matrilineal culture among Indigenous people
A February without a full moon
January 22, 2018
A fifth-grader thought she brought gummy candies to school, but they were laced with THC
A 9-year-old student in New Mexico gave fellow students gummies - only to realize later they were not ordinary candies. The candies had apparently...
January 22, 2018 - 7:38am
January 21, 2018
Oak Hills Christian College meets $250,000 matching grant
With community and alumni support, Oak Hills Christian College in Bemidji recently met a $250,000 matching grant opportunity toward its capital...
January 21, 2018 - 10:45am
Students in the News, January 21
Hamrin named to Baylor University honor rollWACO, Texas -- Sarah B. Hamrin of Bemidji was among the more than 4,240 students named to the Baylor University Dean’s Academic Honor Roll for the 2017 fall semester. Students honored on the Dean's List are undergraduates with a minimum...
January 21, 2018 - 6:30am
January 19, 2018
Winter Games: Students learn new games at BMS
Sixth-grader Audrey Neadeau tosses a snowsnake into a track of snow Friday at Bemidji Middle School. A physical education class, taught by Dan...
January 19, 2018 - 8:15pm
January 17, 2018
Superintendent search to begin next week for BAS
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Schools’ search for a new superintendent will formally begin next week. That’s when school district leaders and consultants intend to send out a letter to district “stakeholders” outlining the broad strokes of the search process. They’re also scheduled...
January 17, 2018 - 8:43pm
Multi-school ‘Spelltacular’ to be held Jan. 25
BEMIDJI -- The 33rd annual Bemidji Area Schools “Spelltacular” will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 25, in the cafeteria of the Bemidji Middle School. The program will include students in grades 5-8 from six elementary schools. The top four students will advance to the regional...
January 17, 2018 - 12:53pm
January 16, 2018
State senators tour Hagg-Sauer, where officials hope to replace aging building
BEMIDJI -- As Minnesota legislators ready to reconvene this February, Sen. Justin Eichorn, R-Grand Rapids, Sen. Paul Utke, R-Park Rapids, and...
January 16, 2018 - 9:28pm
Eight candidates apply for vacant school board seat
BEMIDJI - Bemidji Area Schools District School Board members are set to fill a vacancy there soon. One of eight Bemidji-area applicants will...
January 16, 2018 - 6:01pm
January 11, 2018
UMD announces budget cuts
Facing a $5.4 million budget shortfall next fiscal year, the University of Minnesota Duluth announced Thursday that it will make budget cuts...
January 11, 2018 - 7:57pm
January 7, 2018
Students in the News for Jan. 7
McRae named to SDSU dean's list BROOKINGS, S.D.—Elizabeth Estelle McRae of Bemidji was one of the more than 3,000 South Dakota State University students who was recently named to the school's dean's list. To earn dean's list distinctions in SDSU's colleges, students must have...
January 7, 2018 - 6:15am
January 6, 2018
BSU online criminal justice degree ranked
BEMIDJI -- BSU’s online bachelor's degree program in criminal justice has been recognized as one of the nation's best by the website College...
January 6, 2018 - 7:15pm
January 4, 2018
Legislators to tour Bemidji Area Schools next week
BEMIDJI—Bemidji-area legislators are scheduled to tour Bemidji Area Schools early next week. State Sens. Justin Eichorn, R-Grand Rapids,...
January 4, 2018 - 11:00pm
A Virginia school said it would charge students 5 cents per piece of paper. It was a lesson plan gone awry.
The letter told of a school system in financial peril. Cash-strapped Fairfax County (Virginia) Public Schools, the letter read, encountered recent...
January 4, 2018 - 2:45pm
Paul Bunyan Communications essay contest deadline is March 16
BEMIDJI -- Area 16- and 17-year-olds can enter the Paul Bunyan Communications Essay Contest for a chance to attend the 2018 Youth Tour in Washington, D.C., with all expenses paid by Paul Bunyan Communications.
January 4, 2018 - 7:15am
January 3, 2018
BSU unveils five-year strategic plan
BEMIDJI -- BSU leaders released Wednesday the school’s completed five-year strategic plan.
January 3, 2018 - 5:06pm