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December 16, 2017
'Prairie Home Companion' has a new name: 'Live from Here'
7 hours 32 min ago
Six-year-old Claire Webb poses for a photo on Friday with Larry Zea, who is retiring this year from his role as Santa. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
A send-off for Santa: Sunday will be longtime mall Santa’s last day
9 hours 55 min ago
MNsure allows longer for people to enroll for health insurance
13 hours 2 min ago
Fernando Sayasaya is shown here in a 2004 photo. He is a former Catholic priest facing charges of sexually abusing two boys in North Dakota in the 1990s. He was extradited to the U.S. Friday, Dec. 15. Cheryl Diaz Meyer / The Dallas Morning News
Former Fargo priest facing sexual abuse charges extradited to US
13 hours 11 min ago
No injuries were reported after a fire destroyed a house in Grant Valley Township on Saturday morning. (Bemidji Fire Department photo)
Fire destroys home in Grant Valley Township
14 hours 24 min ago
Woman dies after ATV goes through ice on Grace Lake
14 hours 53 min ago
From left, President Donald Trump, Attorney General Jeff Sessions and FBI Director Christopher Wray at an event at the FBI Academy in Quantico, Va., a training program for domestic and foreign law enforcement officers, on Friday, Dec. 15, 2017. Earlier Friday, Trump escalated his criticism of the FBI over the investigation of possible links between Russia and his campaign, calling the inquiry a "very sad thing to watch." (Tom Brenner/The New York Times Copyright 2017)
After Alabama loss, Trump has ambitious plans to campaign in 2018 midterms
15 hours 38 min ago
CDC gets list of forbidden words: fetus, transgender, diversity
17 hours 9 min ago
Snow Sparkles and Winter Wonders to be held at Spearhead Lake
19 hours 1 min ago
Mental Health USA offers training in Bemidji
19 hours 3 min ago
Maddie Thaden is a part of Willmar Senior High School’s Teaching Cadet program, which allows high school students to have teaching experience at local elementary schools and Willmar Middle School. She is observing David Vinje’s seventh grade communications class through the beginning of January. Erica Dischino / Forum News Service
Teacher cadets get a taste of future career in Willmar Schools
20 hours 9 sec ago
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40th anniversary of the Willmar 8: First bank strike in Minnesota was in Willmar
20 hours 3 min ago
Minnesota Lt. Gov. Tina Smith speaks during an interview at a  Havana, Cuba, hotel, Thursday, June 22, 2017.  Alexandre Meneghini / Reuters
They call Tina Smith the 'velvet hammer.' Here's why.
21 hours 30 min ago
December 15, 2017
A scene from the Custer State Park fire this week. Submitted photo
Huge Black Hills wildfire 53 percent contained
December 15, 2017 - 11:15pm
Faculty union sues Minnesota State over unpaid wages
December 15, 2017 - 10:10pm