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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
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
BOYS HOCKEY: Baker, Bemidji edge Buffalo 2-1
Gerald "Jerry" Duane Morrow
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Joann Theresa Bordwell
Nancy Sue Blumhagen
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!
Audubon, Minn., pet owner devastated after dogs were tortured and murdered
Audubon, MN (WDAY/WDAZ TV) - An Audubon dog owner is angered after he found one of his dogs tortured, shot and killed and his other dog is seriously...
October 3, 2016 - 11:05am
September 27, 2016
Minnesota drivers expected to hit more than 42,000 deer as nearby states have similar odds
DULUTH, Minn. -- Minnesota drivers are slightly more likely to hit a deer on state roadways this year compared to last year, and Wisconsin drivers...
September 27, 2016 - 8:57pm
September 16, 2016
‘She saved me’: Woman has grand mal seizure, family dog sounds alarm
MAPLE, Wis.. -- Melinda Crozier was curling her hair over the Labor Day weekend with the gold-plated curling iron her best friend gave her when...
September 16, 2016 - 3:30am
August 1, 2016
‘9 Lives’ cat adoption at Great River Rescue
BEMIDJI -- In August, all cats 9-months-old or older at Great River Rescue will be available for adoption for $9. The goal of the month-long promotion is to help more cats find homes with responsible pet owners. The special ends Aug. 31.Currently, there are about 20 cats that will...
August 1, 2016 - 6:17pm
Vergas man opens exotic Trowbridge Creek Zoo
“We Bought a Zoo” wasn’t just a 2011 family film, for local guy Dusty Ebersviller and his family, it’s a reality. After 16 years of purchasing,...
June 1, 2016 - 5:08pm
March 19, 2016
VIDEO: Rosie to the rescue: For 10 years, Red Lake Rosie’s Rescue has been helping to save animals
REDBY—Karen Good realized 10 years ago that some animals need saving before they're born. She founded Red Lake Rosie's Rescue in 2006—"started...
March 19, 2016 - 6:53pm
March 7, 2016
St. Paul police fatally shoot dog after it bites four people
ST. PAUL -- A St. Paul police officer fatally shot a dog Sunday after it bit four people and as it charged at other passersby and paramedics, according to the police department. The Rottweiler had jumped a fence in his owner’s Macalester-Groveland yard and was running nearby, near...
March 7, 2016 - 9:34pm
January 24, 2016
A dog's tale: Butter/Benji lives on his own for years after 100 animals removed from farm (w/video)
BEMIDJI—The dog with two names curls into a green blanket, still as stone with big brown eyes. His kibble and water fill their bowls to...
January 24, 2016 - 12:17am
August 12, 2015
Beltrami Humane Society considers name change
BEMIDJI -- The Board of Directors has called a special meeting of the members of the Beltrami Humane Society at 6 p.m. Aug. 25 in the picnic area at the Beltrami Humane Society, 1612 Carr Lake Road SE. The purpose of the meeting is to select a new name for the organization. The...
August 12, 2015 - 6:16pm
February 24, 2015
Phoenix is on the long road to recovery: Puppy found in burning dumpster being treated at Twin Cities animal clinic
BEMIDJI -- His name is Phoenix. And yes, he did rise from the ashes. Phoenix is a five-month old Husky mix found Friday night in a burning...
February 24, 2015 - 4:54pm
January 27, 2015
OUT AND ABOUT: On pet patrol; Bemidji Community Service Officer Tom Charboneau often works with lost animals
BEMIDJI -- Tom Charboneau has always been comfortable around animals, from cats to dogs to horses. “It’s something I have always done...
January 27, 2015 - 8:32pm
Dog’s death prompts pollution agency to issue alert on toxic algae blooms
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is asking the public to be on the alert for potentially toxic algae blooms in lakes and streams. The MPCA issued the alert Thursday following the death of a dog last weekend in Sherburne County. Brock Tatge, the dog’s...
June 27, 2014 - 8:38am
February 12, 2013
Dogs cross species barrier, help cheetahs survive
LOS ANGELES (AP) — It may sound like a West Side Story-style love story, but some dogs love big cats. Cheetahs are the fastest mammals in the...
February 12, 2013 - 10:47am
January 8, 2013
Jaguar cubs born at Milwaukee zoo bring new genes
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Two jaguar cubs are providing more than just cooing fans for Milwaukee's zoo. The spotted brothers are introducing new genes...
January 8, 2013 - 8:35am