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Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush places his hand on the coffin of his mother, former first lady Barbara Bush, during her funeral service at St. Martin's Episcopal Church in Houston, April 21, 2018. Four of the United States’ five living former presidents were expected to gather at the church to remember the life, legacy and trademark pearls of Bush, who died on Tuesday at the age of 92. (David J. Phillip/Pool via The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Barbara Bush honored by friends and family at private funeral in Houston
8 min 47 sec ago
Lancaster man dies in pickup crash
59 min 59 sec ago
Dog found killed, cars appear hit by bullets in Polk County
1 hour 16 min ago
In a photo released by the U.S. Navy, a Tomahawk missile is fired from the USS Monterey, deployed in the Persian Gulf, early on the morning of April 14, 2018. The United States and European allies launched overnight airstrikes against Syrian research, storage and military targets to punish President Bashar Assad for a suspected chemical attack. (Lt. j.g. Matthew Daniels/U.S. Navy via The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
International inspectors enter Douma, site of alleged Syrian chemical attack
2 hours 32 min ago
Volunteers cleaned up in and around the Red River in Fargo during the summer of 2017. River Keepers / Special to The Forum
10 simple ways to help save Earth
7 hours 36 min ago
April 20, 2018
Report: Health inequities cost Minnesota
16 hours 27 min ago
The Minnesota State Capitol
Gun violence prompts school walkout, another rally at Minnesota Capitol on Columbine anniversary
16 hours 43 min ago
Richard Grant holds a jacket with an image of the destroyer USS Frank Evans on Thursday, April 19, 2018,  in his north Fargo home. He served on the ship as it was sunk in a 1969 naval accident near Vietnam. He wants the 74 sailors who lost their lives added to the Vietnam Memorial Wall.  Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
The 'Lost 74': ND vet who survived shipwreck wants victims remembered as Vietnam War casualties
18 hours 16 min ago
Gary Grim of Laporte constructs a sign for his table on Friday for the 18th Annual Indoor Garage Sale and Craft Show. The event will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. today, April 21, at the Sanford Center. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Setting up for the sale: Indoor garage sale Saturday at Sanford Center
19 hours 49 min ago
Aaliyah Peake braces herself as the "post" on Friday in a round of human ring toss as another students throws a hoop her way. The outdoor activities were part of Voyageurs Expeditionary School's Earth Day activities. The games were designed by students using resources already available. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Earth Education!
20 hours 5 min ago
A photo provided by North Korea's official Korean Central News Agency of North Korean leader Kim Jong-un at a military parade to mark the 70th anniversary of the Korean People's Army in Pyongyang, North Korea. Little is known about North Korea’s reclusive leader, but a handful of people who know him have filled in some gaps in recent years. (Korean Central News Agency via The New York Times Copyright 2018)
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un suspends nuclear and missile tests, shuts down test site
20 hours 22 min ago
On social media, cable news and in the streets of American cities, protesters and pundits alike have rolled out expansive, sometimes inflammatory, rhetoric on both sides of the gun question. Throughout it all, the NRA, and its lobbying for gun rights, has been pulled into the center of conversation. Stock image
Members say NRA encourages safety, doesn't deserve blame for gun violence
20 hours 28 min ago
Ralph Gracie was a pioneer fighter pilot from Bemidji who was shot down in World War I. The American Legion Post in Bemidji is named for him, as is Ralph Gracie Memorial Park near the BSU campus. Gracie will be inducted into the Minnesota Aviation Hall of Fame on Saturday, April 21, in Bloomington. Submitted photo.
Bemidji's Gracie to be inducted into Minnesota Aviation Hall of Fame
20 hours 32 min ago
Authorities identify victims Becker County crash that killed 2, injured 2
20 hours 36 min ago
Scott Staska
Former Minn. superintendent faces additional charges for indecent exposure
20 hours 58 min ago
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