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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
3 hours 41 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
6 hours 52 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
9 hours 36 min ago
C.L. Max Nikias / Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
USC's president agrees to step down amid growing outrage over scandals
11 hours 30 min ago
From left, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in pose for photographers at Peace House in the border village of Panmunjom on Friday, April 27, 2018. Friday’s summit meeting between the leaders of North and South Korea was a master class in diplomatic stagecraft, with each scene arranged for its power as political theater and broadcast live. (Korea Summit Press Pool via The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
North, South Korean leaders meet to 'frankly' discuss Trump-Kim summit, Seoul says
12 hours 52 min ago
Car show set at Senior Center
14 hours 51 min ago
May 25, 2018
Two teens rescued from Lake Superior
May 25, 2018 - 10:12pm
Vanessa and Lauryn Petrich are identical twins and Bemidji High School seniors. They're set to graduate Saturday, then head to Concordia College in Moorhead. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Twins Lauryn and Vanessa Petrich set to graduate BHS
May 25, 2018 - 9:13pm
North Branch Mayor Kirsten Kennedy is running for Minnesota's 8th District congressional seast. (Tyler Schank / Forum News Service)
DFL's Kennedy says she 'serious' about 8th District run
May 25, 2018 - 6:34pm
UPDATED: Filings for local offices
May 25, 2018 - 5:29pm
Kyong Juhn, who’s making the journey from Rochester to Pinewood on foot in the Walk for Hope and Peace, walks along the Paul Bunyan State Trail Friday with Craig Wood of Veterans for Peace. Juhn is walking to support peace between North Korea and South Korea and the United States. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Following her mother’s footsteps: Rochester woman walks more than 300 miles to promote peace with North Korea
May 25, 2018 - 5:20pm
President Donald Trump walks back into the Oval Office after remarking on the cancellation of the North Korea summit meeting while at a signing ceremony for the Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief, and Consumer Protection Act, in the Roosevelt Room of the White House, in Washington, May 24, 2018. Trump has notified Kim Jong-un, the North Korean leader, that he has canceled their much-anticipated meeting, which was set for June 12. (Doug Mills/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Trump sounds optimistic tone about future North Korea talks day after canceling summit
May 25, 2018 - 5:05pm
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Moorhead man found guilty on charges of arson, murder
May 25, 2018 - 4:39pm
MIchelle Fischbach takes the oath as Minnesota lieutenant governor Friday, May 25, 2018, from Supreme Court Justice G. Barry Anderson. Her father, Tom St. Martin, holds a Bible as Fischbach's son and daughter, Bryce Fischbach and Brianna Eisenbacher, look on. Don Davis / Forum News Service
Sworn in as lieutenant governor, Fischbach’s resignation leaves Minn. Senate tied
May 25, 2018 - 4:05pm
UPDATED: Memorial Day events in the area
May 25, 2018 - 3:33pm
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