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CROSS COUNTRY: BSU picked to finish 12th in NSIC
GIRLS SOCCER: Bemidji tops WHA
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VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The infinite nature of truth and reconciliation
John Eggers: Delight in the dog days of August
Patt Rall: Music is in the air in and around Bemidji
John Eggers: Helping Others Go For The Gold
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Inspired and inspiring: Big Daddy Weave takes the stage tonight at Sanford Center
Art briefs: Sunday Aug. 21
Off The Record Blog: An Idiot’s Guide To Summerslam
Patt Rall: Pine Tones, Caige Jambor to perform in concerts today
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Caution needed to prevent spread of invasive species
DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
DNR survey finds Minnesota wolf population stable
Blane Klemek: Shrikes are some of the more fascinating birds out there
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Slower fall cooldown better for fishing
Lorraine Peck birthday
Edwina Batchelder birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reporters struggle to deal with Trump
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Survey is next step for Bemidji YMCA project
Faith Hensrud: Moving forward at BSU and NTC with a focus on student success
Pioneer Editorial: Clean, drain and dispose
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Creating smiles and memories
October 16, 2013
FOOTBALL: Vikings turn to Josh Freeman at QB for this week
EDEN PRAIRIE (AP) — Josh Freeman will be the starting quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings on Monday night against the New York Giants. Vikings coach Leslie Frazier made the announcement after practice on Wednesday. Frazier also said that Christian Ponder will be the backup,...
October 16, 2013 - 2:37pm
Freeman to start at QB for Vikings Monday night
Less than two weeks after the Minnesota Vikings signed Josh Freeman, the fifth-year quarterback will start on Monday night against the New York Giants. "We're going to see how the week goes, but our anticipation is, he'll perform well," Vikings coach Leslie Frazier said Wednesday...
October 16, 2013 - 12:52pm
October 11, 2013
UPDATED: Report: Adrian Peterson's son dies after assault
By Brendan O'Brien Oct 11 (Reuters) - The 2-year-old son of National Football League's Most Valuable Player Adrian Peterson died on Friday after being allegedly assaulted by his mother's boyfriend in Sioux Falls, local media in Minnesota and police in South Dakota reported. Sioux...
October 11, 2013 - 11:23am
September 27, 2013
VIKINGS: Cassel to start against Steelers
LONDON (AP) — Matt Cassel will get a chance to steer the Minnesota Vikings to their first win of the season — and maybe put himself in position for a more regular role. Cassel will replace injured starter Christian Ponder at quarterback against the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday...
September 27, 2013 - 5:38pm
August 23, 2013
Minnesota Vikings stadium timetable to get updated
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The much-anticipated groundbreaking for a new Minnesota Vikings football stadium is being pushed out a bit longer. Officials involved in the $975 million planned Friday to discuss an updated timetable. Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority leader Michele...
August 23, 2013 - 9:10am
August 22, 2013
Many cash in already on Minnesota Vikings stadium plan
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A white-collar brigade of accountants, architects, lawyers and other consultants has locked in millions of dollars in...
August 22, 2013 - 1:39pm
August 16, 2013
Bills' defense, Manuel combine to beat Vikes 20-16
ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — With no Adrian Peterson to worry about, Jerry Hughes and the Buffalo Bills’ defense thoroughly stymied Christian Ponder and the Minnesota Vikings in 20-16 preseason victory Friday night. Hughes had two sacks and forced a fumble, and backup linebacker...
August 16, 2013 - 9:32pm
August 14, 2013
Without Winfield, Vikings counting on young cornerbacks
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Vikings are counting on some savvy, productive performances by their unseasoned cornerbacks. Playing beyond...
August 14, 2013 - 10:10pm
August 10, 2013
Patterson impresses in Vikings debut
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Cordarrelle Patterson stood at the back of the end zone and waited for the opening kickoff. When Houston kicker Randy Bullock...
August 10, 2013 - 3:06pm
July 23, 2013
Despite major progress, Vikings must prove more
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have reached a crossroad, coming off a remarkable season during which they improved by seven victories,...
July 23, 2013 - 7:58pm
Vikings, Mankato agree on three-year deal for training camp
MANKATO, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have agreed on a three-year contract with Minnesota State University to continue their training camp on the Mankato campus through 2015. The deal was announced Tuesday. Players report to camp Thursday, which will begin the team's 48th...
July 23, 2013 - 7:56pm
May 14, 2013
Vikings unveil design of new stadium
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Opening the roof over the new home of the Minnesota Vikings would have forced planners of the $975 million project to eliminate...
May 14, 2013 - 9:17am
May 6, 2013
Kluwe says he's been released by Vikings
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Chris Kluwe says he has been released by the Minnesota Vikings. The punter tweeted Monday that he is no longer a member of the team. Kluwe thanked the Vikings fans, his teammates and Vikings owners Zygi and Mark Wilf for the past eight seasons in Minnesota....
May 6, 2013 - 11:28am
April 26, 2013
Vikings make big splash with three first-round picks in NFL draft
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. - A busy first round for the Minnesota Vikings got even busier at a moment's notice. Five minutes after Rick Spielman stepped...
April 26, 2013 - 8:19am
April 22, 2013
With pair of 1st-rounders, will Vikings take Te'o?
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings have two picks in the first round of the NFL draft and one big hole in the middle of their...
April 22, 2013 - 1:23pm