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Construction and school district leaders showed some Bemidji Area Schools staff around the future site of Gene Dillon Elementary on Thursday. The school has been under construction since the ground began to soften this spring and school district leaders expect to have it ready before the 2018-19 school year. (Joe Bowen | Bemidji Pioneer)
Looking to the future: Bemidji Area Schools staff tour future Gene Dillon Elementary site
25 min 18 sec ago
President Donald Trump leaves for vacation in Bedminster, New Jersey, boarding the Marine One on the South Lawn of the White House, in Washington, D.C., United States of America on Aug, 4, 2017. (Ting Shen/Xinhua News Agency/Sipa USA)
‘I hope Trump is assassinated,’ Missouri lawmaker writes, and quickly regrets
1 hour 26 min ago
Kathy Newman (left) and David Lehman watch their dog, Centa, Thursday while searching for John Greenwaldt in the Buffalo Hills area of Brainerd. Greenwaldt was last seen on the Fourth of July in downtown Brainerd.Steve Kohls/ Forum News Serviceplay button
Search uncovers body of missing 29-year-old man in Brainerd
1 hour 48 min ago
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Former Como Park school official denies stealing, lawyer says
2 hours 11 min ago
Law and Justice
Appeals court rejects ND lawyer's case against bar association dues
2 hours 16 min ago
Two face charges of dealing cocaine in area
2 hours 31 min ago
Bemidji’s Paul Bunyan Appears On ‘Late Night With Seth Meyers’
2 hours 44 min ago
Nolan Berglund, 16, of Minneapolis approaches the Diamond Point Park beach along with an adult paddler. A group of six Twin Cities teens will paddle a total of 250 miles across northern Minnesota to raise awareness of a pipeline replacement project. (Grace Pastoor | Bemidji Pioneer)
Twin Cities teens paddle against pipelines
3 hours 1 min ago
Final environmental review released for Line 3 replacement
3 hours 31 min ago
Timothy James Barr, 51, of St. Paul was arrested Tuesday by St. Paul police on suspicion of murder. He is being held at the Ramsey County Jail. He has not been charged. Barr is a person-of-interest in the disappearance of a Vadnais Heights Woman. Michelle Lee Newell, 45, was last seen Aug. 29. (Courtesy of Ramsey County Sheriff's Office)
Minnesota man gets 7 years in woman's death after remains found in rural area outside Fargo
3 hours 45 min ago
Captain America's 1941 debut, by Joe Simon and Jack Kirby. Credit: Timely - Marvel Comics.
Captain America was punching Nazis in 1941. Here's why that was so daring.
3 hours 53 min ago
Easing fears about ICE a focus of Willmar Human Rights Commission
4 hours 21 min ago
Kathy Newman (left) and David Lehman watch their dog, Centa, Thursday while searching for John Greenwaldt in the Buffalo Hills area of Brainerd. Greenwaldt was last seen on the Fourth of July in downtown Brainerd.Steve Kohls/ Forum News Serviceplay button
Volunteers search from missing 29-year-old Brainerd man
4 hours 28 min ago
Residents in West Central Minnesota mopped up wet basements after a low pressure system made an area from Willmar to Redwood Falls its bullseye for heavy rains. Willmar recorded 4.11 inches of rain during the Wedneday afernoon to Thursday morning event. Geese enjoy the temporary lake created by the rain event at Vos Park in Willmar Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Rains of up to 9.45 inches, tornadoes hit southern Minnesota
4 hours 31 min ago
School district investigating data release on 'most' of its 18,000 students
5 hours 21 min ago
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