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August 21, 2017
A barred owl. (Wikipedia)
Owl attack prompts state park trail closure
August 21, 2017 - 5:19pm
Breven Johnson, Linda Ditty and Lynette Rathe were some of the people who came to the Beltrami County History Center to view the solar eclipse. (Grace Pastoor | Bemidji Pioneer)
Eyes to the sky: Community gathers in Bemidji to view eclipse
August 21, 2017 - 3:30pm
Reader Kelly Keenan sent in this photo of a sunrise on Grace Lake late last week. You can send your sunrise and sunset photographs, as well as any other photos, to the Pioneer via email at
READER PHOTOS: Grace Lake sunrise
August 21, 2017 - 1:55pm
August 20, 2017
Charlie Nichols of Bemidji, shown with daughter Elsie and Horticulture Superintendent Jean Mathweg, won the Grand Champion dahlia ribbon out of 18 entries in that category. This earned him a special monetary award from the Holzhueter family. He also won the coveted Best of Show ribbon of the entire Horticulture Department. (Submitted photo)
Horticulture awards at The Fair
August 20, 2017 - 6:20am
August 17, 2017
Two face charges of dealing cocaine in area
August 17, 2017 - 8:24pm
Nolan Berglund, 16, of Minneapolis approaches the Diamond Point Park beach along with an adult paddler. A group of six Twin Cities teens will paddle a total of 250 miles across northern Minnesota to raise awareness of a pipeline replacement project. (Grace Pastoor | Bemidji Pioneer)
Twin Cities teens paddle against pipelines
August 17, 2017 - 7:54pm
Lawn bowling event to raise funds for Carnegie
August 17, 2017 - 6:51am
August 15, 2017
Police investigate former BSU manager’s spending
August 15, 2017 - 5:21pm
Activists are seen attempting to cut chains after trespassing into a valve station for pipelines carrying crude from Canadian oils sands into the U.S. markets near Clearbrook, Minn. in this image released on Oct. 11, 2016. (Courtesy Climate Direct Action/Handout via REUTERS)
Testimony: Group that tampered with pipeline valve felt they had no choice
August 15, 2017 - 1:39pm
Wilkinson Township Centennial on Aug. 20
August 15, 2017 - 7:42am
August 13, 2017
The Boys & Girls Club of the Bemidji Area along with the Bemidji Police Department and Target recently sponsored a successful National Night Out in Bemidji. Submitted photo.
Tenth annual National Night Out a success
August 13, 2017 - 6:15am
August 11, 2017
Bareback rider Tucker Depew, from Blackduck, holds tight on Friday during the Triple B Rodeo at the Beltrami County Fair. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
PHOTOS: Rodeo days and more at the County Fair
August 11, 2017 - 9:20pm
Judge extends indictment deadline for former BMS admin
August 11, 2017 - 3:54pm
Crime report for Aug. 10
August 11, 2017 - 3:51pm
Blackduck Development Corp. to explore daycare business opportunities
August 11, 2017 - 10:17am