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Val Ahrens presents a check for $300 from Bemidji Eagles Auxiliary No. 351 to Executive Director Wanda Yoemans from Churches United. Submitted photo.
Eagles Club donates to Churches United
18 min 7 sec ago
William and Patricia Kelly, 2018 Friends of the Arts honorees, stand in front of paintings by Hillary Kempenich at Watermark Art Center, where they are both board members. They also support the Bemidji Symphony Orchestra and Paul Bunyan Playhouse. Photo by Monte Draper.
Kellys honored as Friends of the Arts
1 hour 2 min ago
John Eggers
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Kids are not born to kill; they learn to kill from us
2 hours 22 min ago
There are 22 keys on the stenotype machine used by court reporters. The machines provide real time by paperless machines that hook up to iPads, laptops, computers to capture the record.
Jennifer Kraus / Forum News Service
As court reporters age, demand for replacements is high
2 hours 32 min ago
Boeing B-17F Memphis Belle on display in the World War II Gallery at the National Museum of the United States Air Force in Dayton, Ohio. B-17's flew in every combat zone during World War II, but its most significant service was over Europe. Along with the B-24 Liberator, the B-17 formed the backbone of the USAAF strategic bombing force, and it helped win the war by crippling Germany’s war industry. (U.S. Air Force photo by Ken LaRock)
Bemidji on the 'Belle': Local company helps in restoring two famous World War II aircraft
2 hours 53 min ago
Students in the News, May 20
3 hours 23 min ago
Spring plant sale at Senior Center
3 hours 43 min ago
Cyndi Fenske
LIBRARY CORNER: Reading can take you everywhere
4 hours 2 min ago
Central Elementary School earns music honors
4 hours 17 min ago
Jay Hagen of Duluth speaks to students about the search for his uncle's remains while participating in the Memorial Day program at Congdon Park Elementary School in Duluth Thursday, May 24. Hagen's uncle was killed during a battle in the Pacific Theater during World War II. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Piecing together the past
5 hours 3 min ago
Terry Steele represented the Pine River American Legion and 40 and 8 club while instlaling headstones at three veteran graves at PIne Ridge Cemetery. Travis Grimler / Forum News Service
Grave markers placed for long-deceased Minnesota veterans
5 hours 3 min ago
May 26, 2018
Bemidji High School graduates toss their caps into the air following the commencement ceremony on Saturday at the Sanford Center. A total of 308 students received their diplomas. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Forever a Lumberjack: Bemidji High School holds 118th commencement ceremony
15 hours 53 min ago
Timothy LaMere, 28, was thrust into the public spotlight in 2011 after supplying drugs at a Blaine house-party that wound up killing his best friend. LaMere was convicted of third-degree murder in 19-year-old Trevor Robinson's death and sentenced to 10 years in prison. Less than a year after his release, LaMere died unexpectedly last month from cardiac arrest due to natural causes. Courtesy of Cathy LaMere
Minnesota man who served time for overdose death dies shortly after release
19 hours 4 min ago
A sign in support of repealing the Eighth Amendment of Ireland’s Constitution, which gives a fetus equal rights with the mother, at a coffee shop in central Dublin, May 18, 2018. Facebook and Google took steps to prevent foreign online influence in Ireland’s abortion referendum on May 25. (Paulo Nunes dos Santos/The New York Times)
Ireland votes to overturn abortion ban, 'culmination of a quiet revolution,' prime minister says
21 hours 48 min ago
C.L. Max Nikias / Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
USC's president agrees to step down amid growing outrage over scandals
23 hours 42 min ago
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