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Police confirm body found in Lake Irving was Matt Pulis; family asking for privacy
Aliya’s new ride
UMD graduates first Master of Tribal Administration and Governance class
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Police and fire report for May 18
Dayton signs Persell’s formaldehyde bill into law
Bemidji claims opener in Sagedahl tournament
Bemidji boys golf team shoots 316 at Longbow
Bemidji finishes second in home invitational
Grimm's 5-for-5 day helps Bemidji sweep Grand Rapids
Jackie Robertson eager to begin her duties as Bemidji varsity girls hockey coach
Terryl "Jake" Jacobson
'Mad Men' Vincent Kartheiser finds a new role
Obama to host concert honoring Carole King
Randy Travis sues to block DWI patrol car video release
$1 million in jewels stolen near Cannes film fest
Tim McGraw recasts ACM's TV special, airing Sunday
Fight to stop spread of Asian carp goes high tech
Minnesota begins 2013 gypsy moth trapping program
Bemidji area lakes finally open and walleye fishing can begin
Crookston moose back in town after brief hiatus
Study finds chemicals, drugs common in Minnesota lakes
Not everything is a reportable crime
Mike Reagan: Obama’s parade of scandals
Donald Kaul: Please tax the titans
Kudos to legislators who took a stand
Susan Brown: Benghazi — Are we a nation run by fools
Master Gardener: Penstemon can offer season-long color
Evan Hazard: A tale of two feeders: Less is more, more or less
Sue Bruns: A typical retired couple’s morning conversation No. 1
Marilyn Heltzer: A hair-straightening realization years in the making
DNR urges Minn. farmers to take fire precautions
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Dry conditions have Minnesota officials urging farmers to take precautions to avoid causing fires as they harvest their crops. The Department of Natural Resources points...
Fri, Sep 14, 2012 - 9:09am
Farm Bureau endorses Klobuchar
ST. PAUL -- U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar received support Friday from the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation Political Action Committee. The Republican-leaning organization endorsed Democrat Klobuchar over GOP challenger state Rep...
Fri, Aug 31, 2012 - 2:35pm
Salmonella at Ind. farm matches outbreak strain
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Food and Drug Administration says salmonella found at a cantaloupe farm in southwestern Indiana matches the "DNA fingerprint" of the salmonella responsible for a deadly outbreak...
Tue, Aug 28, 2012 - 4:41pm
Area experiences dry summer
By Molly Miron Special to the Pioneer BEMIDJI – Northern Minnesota hasn’t suffered the record drought of other Midwest venues, but the lack of rain has caused considerable distress. From...
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Fri, Aug 24, 2012 - 1:49am
Minnesota apple crop arrives early
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's apple crop has arrived early. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture says most varieties are ripening one to two weeks ahead of normal, and many...
Tue, Aug 21, 2012 - 11:17am
Agronomy: Working in a man's field
WILLIAMS - She wasn't raised on a farm and didn't know anything about crops. But after Lauren Stai, a 2008 Bemidji High School graduate, interned as a crop scout in...
news / local
Sun, Jul 29, 2012 - 12:00am
Peterson says farm bill seems likely
OLIVIA -- U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson is optimistic that Congress will pass a new farm bill before its August recess, but a debate with important consequences for his district looms...
Sun, May 27, 2012 - 12:00am
Corn becoming king in Upper Midwest as acres rise
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Robert Stover has been raising corn all his life in eastern North Dakota. His grandfather, Frank Stover, brought ears of corn with him from Indiana when...
Mon, May 14, 2012 - 8:29am
Peterson optimistic sugar program will be in next farm bill
GRAND FORKS, N.D. --U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., said Wednesday that he is optimistic the U.S. sugar program will be continued in the next farm bill, but he said he...
Thu, Mar 15, 2012 - 12:00am
Beef cow in Fosston gives birth to quadruplets; one calf dies unexpectedly
If there were a lottery for cattle producers, Keith Sistad just won it. One of the Red Angus beef cows on his ranch near Fosston, Minn., gave birth to four...
Sat, Feb 18, 2012 - 1:19am
American Crystal union to fight US sugar program
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The union representing locked-out employees at American Crystal Sugar. Co. plans to lobby against the federal sugar program in Congress, breaking a tradition of fighting for...
business / news
Thu, Feb 02, 2012 - 9:19am
Minnesota cattlemen happy that TB is controlled and they can sell anywhere
ST. PAUL - Minnesota cattlemen are celebrating the reopening of markets nationwide after tuberculosis found in one cow six years ago hurt their sales. Gov. Mark Dayton today issued a...
Wed, Dec 07, 2011 - 11:40am
Renville County mega feedlot nearly complete
OLIVIA -- Three and a-half years after getting regulatory approval, construction is nearly complete on one of the state's largest feedlots. The Revier Cattle operation will increase the number of...
Tue, Dec 06, 2011 - 8:04am
Thanksgiving: Ted can't wait to get in front of cameras
ST. PAUL -- Ted is ready for the spotlight. Really ready. In fact, he is so ready that he escaped from his cage in a dark corner of the governor's...
Sat, Nov 19, 2011 - 12:00am
Crystal payment for 2010 sugar beets is a record
FARGO, N.D. -- American Crystal Sugar Co. says the final average payment for the 2010 sugar beet crop in the Red River Valley of eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota...
news / business
Wed, Nov 09, 2011 - 8:22am