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Aletha Pinnow, left, and her sister, Eleni Pinnow, pose for a photo at a wedding the two attended. Aletha, who battled depression for years, committed suicide on Feb. 20 and her family is hoping that making it public triggers a discussion on mental health. Submitted photo / Forum News Service
One year after sister’s suicide, crusade to unveil depression continues
15 min 21 sec ago
 David Coleman, president and CEO of The College Board, speaks at the National Association for College Admission Counseling conference in Columbus, Ohio, Sept. 22, 2016. Jay LaPrete / Reuters
Amid problems, specialists wonder who's overseeing group that owns SAT
30 min 53 sec ago
February 18, 2017
Driver dies after semi leaves I-94, strikes trees
9 hours 44 min ago
Jason Mozal (86), Joseph Martin (66) and Billy Freyholtz (1213) ski during the Minnesota Finlandia Ski Marathon Saturday at Buena Vista Ski Area. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY: Finlandia ski racing fun
11 hours 4 min ago
Children play with water in Madureira Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Feb. 12, 2017. Pilar Olivares / Reuters
Latin America's cities sweat over health risks from urban heat
11 hours 25 min ago
Safety conference early-bird registration deadline approaching
13 hours 31 min ago
Written in Bemidji, headed to the silver screen: ‘Neither Wolf Nor Dog’ to premiere Feb. 24 at the Bemidji Theater
14 hours 43 sec ago
BSU students offering free tax assistance
14 hours 31 min ago
Linda Walther, a RN Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner shows the boxes of sexual assault evidence collection kits stored at Regions Hospital in St. Paul on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Thousands of sexual assault evidence kits across Minnesota sit untested
14 hours 57 min ago
Emily Williams, Licensed School Nurse at Charter School Health, right, consults with Elizabeth Andrews in the co-working space on Thursday at the Launchpad. (Matthew Liedke | Bemidji Pioneer)
LaunchPad x2: Entrepreneurship program expanding in Mayflower Building
15 hours 1 min ago
BSU, NTC President Hensrud joins campaign to advance women in higher education leadership
15 hours 31 min ago
Norma McCorvey, the anonymous plaintiff known as Jane Roe in the Supreme Court's landmark 1973 Roe vs. Wade ruling legalizing abortion in the United States, testifies June 23, 2005, before the Senate Judiciary Committee along with Sandra Cano of Atlanta, Ga., the "Doe" in the Doe v. Bolton Supreme Court case, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Shaun Heasley / Reuters
Norma McCorvey, plaintiff in Roe v. Wade abortion ruling, dies at 69
16 hours 31 min ago
An artist's depiction of the diversified and complex Early Triassic marine ecosystem of southeastern Idaho, U.S., revealed soon after the Earth's worst mass exinction, contradicting long-held notion life was slow to recover from calamity. Illustration courtesy of Jorge Gonzalez / Handout via Reuters
Fossils show quick rebound of life after ancient mass extinction
17 hours 31 min ago
Richie Swanson's two room houseboat sits on the Minnesota bank of the Mississippi River near Winona, Minn. on Jan. 31. Latsch Island residents trade creature comforts for proximity to nature, improvising everything from dishwashing to trash removal. Evan Frost | MPR Newsplay button
Winona houseboat culture's a breeze, if you can stay afloat
18 hours 35 min ago
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Buegler joins Bank Forward
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