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Woman hurt in ATV crash near Lake George
Taylor Hicks' TV show spotlights Minn. bakery
Fundraiser set to help family with medical expenses
Bjerknes to plead guilty to state and federal charges
Chronic drunken drivers continue to traverse Minn. roads to put others at risk
Division II player dies from in-game injury
Sabathia strong in Yankees win over Twins
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers get their first taste of hockey with Korea exhibition
SWIMMING: BHS swimming glides past North
TENNIS: Two home wins move Lumberjacks to 13-2
Marian Ryan Martin
Amy Jane (Bumann) Alexander
Eva Della Fritz
Warren Donald Dufseth
Melvin "Pat" Gilstad
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
EVAN HAZARD: Threescore and Ten: Tuna and "dirty rice?"
ART LEE COLUMN: The most significant event of our time
SUE BRUNS COLUMN: You don't have to go far to see something new
PATT RALL COLUMN: Timely notice can help with attendance
Around the Arts, September 17
Landing a lunker: Gallery North celebrates new location with mural
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall in the perennial garden
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Change your tactics when fall comes
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grizzlies, noble and worthy creatures, on the comeback
Zebra mussels confirmed in Itasca County lake
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Wine evolution class also teaches basic appreciation
Savory spuds: Homegrown potatoes and fresh thyme combine in rustic side dish
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
How reading can make you healthier and happier
April 22, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bliss understands our local issues
State Rep. Matt Bliss, R-Pennington, has quickly established his presence in the Legislature by authoring bills that, when enacted, will benefit...
April 22, 2017 - 6:01am
April 21, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Special tax not the way to help fund Sanford Center
I am very disappointed in the current management of the Sanford Center and our City Council's response to their inefficiency.
April 21, 2017 - 7:00am
April 20, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Line 3 replacement should go through PUC process
We are fortunate to live in a region of pristine lakes full of fish and wild rice. How odd that the person who represents our interests in the state Legislature, Rep. Matt Bliss, voted to allow the Enbridge Line 3 Replacement Pipeline to begin construction without going through the...
April 20, 2017 - 10:00am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Celebrating Earth Day every day
As thousands across the U.S. get ready to protest environmental budget cuts for Earth Day, each of us can also help with our driving, our recycling...
April 20, 2017 - 9:00am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: TEDxBemidji team thanks community
On behalf of the entire TEDxBemidji team, thank you to our community for your support and engagement in our inaugural event. It takes community,...
April 20, 2017 - 8:00am
April 19, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Our sustainable energy future
Burning fossil fuels takes the remains of lifeforms that died millions of years ago and releases the heat energy, carbon dioxide (CO2) and pollution...
April 19, 2017 - 6:10am
April 18, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Can someone explain a vote for Trump?
Dear Bemidji, I feel the need to vent, and hopefully not do it in an unkind manner, so here goes: Yes, it's politics, what else?
April 18, 2017 - 7:28am
April 4, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Minnesota Ski Pass helps maintain our beautiful trails
To the Great Minnesota Ski Pass holders,
April 4, 2017 - 8:30am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Another tribute to the Franklins. . . and our community
The doctors' tribute to Dr. Gordon and Marjorie Franklin ("They don't make them like the Franklins anymore," Page 4, Saturday, March 11) was...
April 4, 2017 - 8:00am
April 2, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: There is an ongoing onslaught against science
"These are the times that try men's souls:" Thomas Paine's words of two and half centuries ago ring true today in regard to the onslaught against...
April 2, 2017 - 8:00am
March 28, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thanks to the Beavers for a wonderful season this year
I don’t often feel compelled to write about an opinion I have, and never have I written a letter to the editor. But after comments I heard...
March 28, 2017 - 8:38am
March 22, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Candidate thanks supporters, Ward 4
Thank you to all of the friends and neighbors who encouraged me and voted for me in the Ward 4 election. Door knocking is physically fatiguing...
March 22, 2017 - 7:00am
March 16, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDTIOR: Study the alternatives to hospitality tax
I am writing in regard to the commentary written by Nate Mathews, Bemidji city manager ("Hospitality tax 2.0," March 9) on imposing a hospitality...
March 16, 2017 - 9:24am
LETTER TO THE EDTIOR: Downtown arch is a waste of money, materials
My location in Hubbard County does not let me vote on the Third Street Gateway "Downtown Bemidji" Arch, but it does not stop me from expressing...
March 16, 2017 - 7:42am
March 14, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Concerned citizens will keep an eye on Bliss’ voting record
I attended the coffee meeting with Rep. Matt Bliss, R-Pennington, on Feb. 17 and I read his letter to the editor on Feb. 24 in the Pioneer in...
March 14, 2017 - 10:52am