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Schoolcraft Winter Concert set for Dec. 15
Young Adult Book Club to meet
Council hears final presentation on 2017 budget and tax levy
Dakota Access protesters dig in for winter: Tribal chair asks non-Sioux to leave, but many pledge to remain
UPDATED: Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline using current route
AUTO RACING: Awards handed out at speedway banquet
Coleman highlights BSU track and field’s 2016-17 opener
FOOTBALL: Beavers' Adams an Academic All-American
FOOTBALL: BSU's Benham, Olszewski named all-region
Baseball assistant joins BSU
Emma "Margaret" Treat
Mary M. Garber
Oliver "Jimmy" James Gibbs
Michael Francis Johns
Deshanna Marie Lussier-Hallett
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Deal with clutter: We owe it to our brain
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
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?
Chorale to bring 'Peace' to Bemidji
Art classes scheduled
PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
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
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Perseverance pays off
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A first-hand look at protest injuries
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
December 5, 2016
Woman rescued from chilly Red River
MOORHEAD, Minn -- Moorhead firefighters rescued a woman standing in waist-deep Red River water the afternoon of Sunday, Dec. 4. A man walking his dog along the bike path near 100 Third St. N. heard the woman, described as possibly in her 60s, crying for help, said Capt. Eric Berg...
21 hours 48 min ago
November 21, 2016
Man dies after vehicle collides with deer, rolls in Polk County
CROOKSTON, Minn.—An East Grand Forks man died Sunday night, Nov. 20, after the vehicle he was driving struck a deer and rolled in Polk County....
November 21, 2016 - 10:51am
November 19, 2016
UPDATED: Semi, SUV crash temporarily closes Highway 71
BEMIDJI -- A car and semi truck collided shortly before 4 p.m. Saturday at the intersection of U.S. Highway 71 and County Road 16 in Hubbard County, prompting authorities to temporarily close the highway.
November 19, 2016 - 9:00pm
November 9, 2016
Minnesota Scout family honored for actions during 2015 fatal Iowa crash
WOODBURY, Minn. -- It was a hot day in the summer of 2015. William Earley was driving his sons, Woodbury middle school students Liam and Ben,...
November 9, 2016 - 5:17pm
October 27, 2016
Man killed after contacting live wire following crash near Ely
A 21-year-old Ely man was killed early Thursday after he left his vehicle following a crash and came into contact with a live electrical wire. Jacob Forsman had been driving on St. Louis County Highway 21 in Morse Township south of Ely when his vehicle left the road and overturned...
October 27, 2016 - 1:15pm
October 24, 2016
Wis. crash victim reportedly swerved to avoid Minn. motorist on cellphone, authorities say
TROY, Wis. -- A Wisconsin girl killed in a crash last week swerved off the road to avoid being struck by another motorist on her cellphone, according to new information released Monday by St. Croix County authorities.The victim, identified by the St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office...
October 24, 2016 - 2:45pm
Car launched 100 feet in Aitkin County crash
A Brainerd woman reportedly fell asleep at the wheel, triggering a crash that caused her vehicle to become airborne in Aitkin County early Sunday morning. Inez Hart, 66, suffered what authorities described as minor injuries when her Chevrolet Impala, driven south on U.S. Highway 169,...
October 24, 2016 - 10:01am
October 18, 2016
Man airlifted after crash near Renville
RENVILLE, Minn. — A Crosby man was airlifted after a rollover crash early Tuesday, Oct. 19, northeast of Renville.At 12:30 a.m. Tuesday, Thomas Venne, 78, had been driving a 2005 International truck south on the county road, according to the Renville County Sheriff's Office. His...
October 18, 2016 - 4:21pm
October 12, 2016
Duluth woman recovering after being trapped under car
A Duluth woman suffered several broken bones and will have to undergo intensive therapy to learn how to walk again after being pinned under a...
October 12, 2016 - 11:56am
October 11, 2016
Bus rerouted before vehicle fatally struck boy near Thief River Falls
THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minn. -- The tragic death of a 7-year-old Thief River Falls boy is still being investigated, but a new report by Thief River...
October 11, 2016 - 10:40am
October 10, 2016
Woman injured after being dragged 50 feet by vehicle
DULUTH - A woman sustained "significant lower extremity injuries" when she was trapped under a car and dragged for approximately 50 feet Sunday morning in Duluth's Piedmont Heights neighborhood, authorities said. The incident was reported just after 10:30 a.m. along Springvale Road,...
October 10, 2016 - 10:05am
October 6, 2016
7-year-old Thief River Falls student killed crossing road to get on school bus
A 7-year-old boy was struck by a vehicle and killed while waiting for the school bus early Thursday morning 12 miles south of Thief River Falls....
October 6, 2016 - 2:59pm
September 29, 2016
3 killed, more than 100 injured in N.J. train crash
HOBOKEN, N.J. -- Three people were killed and more than 100 injured, some critically, when a commuter train derailed and plowed through Hoboken...
September 29, 2016 - 12:07pm
September 28, 2016
Recycling spill forces evacuation in Fergus Falls
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - The Otter Tail County Recycling Center here was evacuated Wednesday morning, Sept. 28, due to the release of an unidentified hazardous material, county Emergency Manager Patrick Waletzko said in a news release.Emergency responders from the Fergus Falls fire and...
September 28, 2016 - 4:08pm
Logging trucks collide, 1 injured in Pine River
PINE RIVER—A 55-year-old man suffered minor injuries Monday following a crash between two logging trucks on Swanberg Road and Crow Wing County...
September 28, 2016 - 2:09pm