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Community coordinator for Girl Scouts needed
Saturday Science on Dec. 17 features Christmas favorites
Peacemaker Resources lands grant
Passport to Fitness starts in January
Kid’s Kitchen planned for Dec. 9
Red Lake boys basketball defeats Blackduck 99-31
MEN'S BASKETBALL: BSU wins overtime thriller over Duluth
High school hoops teams make themselves at home at Sanford Center
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: UMD holds off Beavers
MEN'S HOCKEY: BSU remains unbeaten in WCHA with win over Michigan Tech
Gerald "Jerry" Duane Morrow
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Joann Theresa Bordwell
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Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make me laugh: The benefits of laughter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Standing alongside Standing Rock
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Holiday movie madness
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Escape the freeze with films
Laporte School Drama Club presents "Midsummer Jersey"
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
DNR announces area furbearer registration stations
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakota Access Pipeline should be rerouted
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Protesters part of problem, not solution
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Christmastime in the First City!
December 7, 2013
UPDATE: Bemidji truck driver dies in crash with Amtrak train
Friday afternoon a 2011 Kenworth semi tractor-trailer collided with an Amtrak passenger train in Todd County. The driver of the semi, Donald Ray Hedlund Sr., was pronounced dead at the scene. Hedlund, 57, of Bemidji was travelling northwest on 317th Street in Fawn Lake Township when...
December 7, 2013 - 12:35pm
December 5, 2013
Wrongful death lawsuit filed in accident that killed man in Buffalo Lake
OLIVIA — The family of Andrew Burnett say that he was wearing a body safety harness attached to a lanyard when he fell approximately 60 feet to his death while working Oct. 27, 2012, at the South Central Grain and Energy facility in Buffalo Lake. The allegations are contained...
December 5, 2013 - 2:06pm
December 4, 2013
Patrol cites overcorrection in fatal pond crash
ST. LOUIS PARK, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota State Patrol says the driver of a car in which two children died and three others were injured may have overcorrected on a wet road before the vehicle landed in a retention pond. The patrol's preliminary investigation cites evidence...
December 4, 2013 - 9:09am
November 2, 2013
Authorities investigate Friday accident
At least one individual was injured Friday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash at the intersection of Bemidji Avenue and 23rd Street Northeast....
November 2, 2013 - 2:00am
September 23, 2013
Man suffers gunshot wound after dog jumps into boat
WALKER — A 19-year-old man was treated for a hunting-related gunshot wound to the leg in Cass County on Sunday. The Cass County Sheriff’s Office responded to Cass Lake Indian Health Services at 9:23 a.m. where deputies found a man with a gunshot wound to his lower right...
September 23, 2013 - 9:59pm
July 16, 2013
Woman injured in apparent boating accident
BEMIDJI -- A woman was treated by paramedics after she was injured in an apparent boating accident Tuesday afternoon. Beltrami County emergency management director Beryl Wernberg said the woman, whose name and age were not immediately available, was injured in her left arm and...
July 16, 2013 - 7:19pm
July 13, 2013
Laporte man dies in rollover
LAPORTE - A 63-year-old Laporte man died after a rollover crash Thursday night in Hubbard County. Ronald C. Muller was driving a 2006 Cadillac DTS north on Hubbard County Road 45, along the State Highway 200 detour. The car left the road, struck several trees and rolled, ejecting...
July 13, 2013 - 11:19pm
July 12, 2013
Laporte man dies after rollover accident
BEMIDJI — A 63-year-old Laporte man died after a rollover crash Thursday night in Hubbard County. Ronald C. Muller was driving a 2006 Cadillac DTS north on Hubbard County Road 45, along the State Highway 200 detour. The car left the road, struck several trees and rolled, ejecting...
July 12, 2013 - 1:12pm
June 17, 2013
Man cited for DWI in Monday afternoon rollover accident
BEMIDJI — A 67-year-old man was cited for DWI following a three-car accident that sent his vehicle onto its side Monday afternoon. Frank...
June 17, 2013 - 6:37pm
April 9, 2013
Bemidji man dies after Saturday crash
WALKER – A Bemidji man injured in a Saturday crash near here has died. The Minnesota State Patrol reported on its website the driver who lost control of his car on State Highway 371 before it was struck broadside by another car has died. Previously, the State Patrol reported Johnathan...
April 9, 2013 - 8:46am
April 6, 2013
Bus goes into ditch
A Bemidji school bus went into a ditch Friday afternoon on US Highway 71 south of Bemidji. According to the district, none of the children onboard...
April 6, 2013 - 12:38am
February 28, 2013
Teen killed, passenger injured in crash with bus in southern MN
ADAMS, Minn. (AP) — A 16-year-old girl has died of injuries suffered when her car collided with a school bus in southern Minnesota. A passenger in the car was severely injured in the crash Wednesday afternoon near Adams in Mower County. Sheriff's officials identify the girl as Tess...
February 28, 2013 - 8:13am
February 26, 2013
Douglas County library director dies in foggy crash
GLENWOOD, Minn. -- Karen Simmons, 62, of Glenwood, director of the Douglas County Library, died Monday morning in a two-vehicle crash near Glenwood in central Minnesota. The broadside collision happened about 7:45 a.m. on Minnesota Highway 29 and Pope County Road 28 north of Glenwood,...
February 26, 2013 - 10:25am
Woman hospitalized, man arrested after two-vehicle crash near Walker
WALKER - A two-vehicle crash near here Monday night has one woman in a Fargo hospital and a man facing potential charges. According to the Cass County Sheriff's Office, emergency crews responded to a crash next to Agency Bay Resort on Onigum Road at about 9:25 p.m. A female passenger...
February 26, 2013 - 10:13am
February 25, 2013
Minnesota snowmobiler dies after being pulled under train
DASSEL, Minn. — A 31-year-old Minnesota man who was riding a snowmobile alongside railroad tracks in Dassel died after he lost control, slid into a moving train, and was pulled underneath. The Meeker County Sheriff's Office says Paul Fenske of Silver Lake was traveling eastbound...
February 25, 2013 - 8:24am