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PHOTOS: Pumpkin painting at the Watermark
COURTS: Admitted Downwind murderer testifies Friday in Rossbach trial
Legislative election history may mean little this year in MN: Presidential race could trump traditional trends as voters head to polls
Opening with a bang: New shooting range has been in the works for years
Ninth annual Studio Cruise continues
Bemidji bowlers finish regular season in Wadena
AUTO RACING: Leeper named Rookie of the Year
PREP FOOTBALL: Bemidji to take on Moorhead in first round, other area playoff pairings announced
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Forwards stepping up for Beavers
MEN'S HOCKEY: Tough matchup awaits Beavers in Grand Forks
Kenneth Gergen Linnum
Monte T. Olson
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: As tradition goes
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What will be your last words to someone?
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: How to harvest wild rice
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: How to hunt for a Deere
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: When you are called to 'do the right thing'
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
Woodpicks Bluegrass and Gospel band concert set
PATT RALL COLUMN: October brings us the Cruise and plenty to do
Studio Cruise 2016 artists
'Cruise' on over" Annual Studio Cruise arts tour has largest event yet
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Lakes, rivers cooling a bit slower this year
New specialty license plates to go on sale
Grand Portage, Bois Forte bands seeking to take moose this fall
MASTER GARDENERS: Gardening highs and lows in 2016
Deer hunters encouraged to buy licenses early
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
Letter to the editor: All unborn lives matter
Letter to the editor: Joe Vene is a genuine leader
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Justices should impact your vote
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Vote for the right engine this year
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Sign thieves get a perverted thrill
September 30, 2016
Rock-solid restoration: New Knutson Dam near Pennington unveiled
PENNINGTON -- A restoration project officials say will greatly benefit both people and aquatic wildlife along the Mississippi River and area...
September 30, 2016 - 3:33pm
August 15, 2016
Watershed group plans meeting tonight on starry stonewart in Big Turtle Lake
BEMIDJI -- The Turtle River Watershed Association will be hosting a community meeting Monday evening concerning the starry stonewart infestation...
August 15, 2016 - 11:08am
May 5, 2016
PHOTO GALLERY: Ducks on the beach
A pair of mallard ducks sit on the beach at Lake Bemidji State Park at dusk on Tuesday.
May 5, 2016 - 11:04pm
March 17, 2016
VIDEO: Minnesota lake makes its own ice cubes, tosses them to shore
Mounds of cubed ice piled up Wednesday along the east shore of Green Lake. One lake resident said the ice crackled and popped as it barged to...
March 17, 2016 - 2:49pm
February 27, 2016
Limping wolf near Baxter likely healthy, not a threat
BAXTER, Minn. -- A limping timber wolf recently spotted in Baxter does not appear to be a threat to the public, officials with state and federal...
February 27, 2016 - 2:08pm
February 25, 2016
A barred owl sits in a tree along Fish Hawk trail on Wednesday in Lake Bemidji State Park. You can send in your photos to email@example.com...
February 25, 2016 - 8:52pm
November 16, 2015
Rare bird spotted in Minnesota, last sighting reported 21 years ago
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- The crowds have been gathering at a rural Becker County farm recently for a rare sight in these parts. A peculiar,...
November 16, 2015 - 5:08pm
Cougars make a Midwest comeback, but likely won't boom in Minnesota
Cougar populations are making a comeback in the Midwest, but the cats likely won’t be letting out a big roar in Minnesota anytime soon. A...
November 16, 2015 - 10:46am
October 7, 2015
PHOTO GALLERY: October sunrise
It was a beautiful morning Wednesday on Lake Bemidji.
October 7, 2015 - 9:36am
July 9, 2015
READER PHOTO: Monarch caterpillar
Gregg Kotas captured this photo of a monarch caterpillar near Bemidji.
July 9, 2015 - 12:31pm
June 22, 2015
Potato giant defends company's land stewardship in water permit flap
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- The patriarch of the biggest potato producer in the world says his company is not the poor environmental steward critics...
June 22, 2015 - 10:34am
May 15, 2015
'Are you looking at me?'
A big old porcupine wanders through the northwoods near Bemidji on Monday evening.
May 15, 2015 - 9:53am
DNR lifts burning restrictions in much of Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources lifted burning restrictions Thursday in numerous Minnesota counties due to decreased fire danger because of precipitation and green-up. This means burning permits will be available for burning of vegetative materials....
May 15, 2015 - 9:05am
May 1, 2015
Photo of the Day: Immature eagle
An immature bald eagle is perched among a stand of popple trees.
May 1, 2015 - 9:46am
April 2, 2015
Northern long-eared bat gets threatened status
WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service on Wednesday said it will protect the northern long-eared bat as a threatened species under...
April 2, 2015 - 10:50am