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Kid’s Kitchen planned for Dec. 9
Santa’s Workshop set for Dec. 13
Greater Bemidji seeks board members
Bailey-Johnson named to state committee
DeJong earns exhibitor award
High school hoops teams make themselves at home at Sanford Center
MEN'S BASKETBALL: BSU wins overtime thriller over Duluth
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
David Anthony Fineday, Sr.
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!
area high schools
June 12, 2013
STATE GOLF: Bagley’s Leintz fourth in Class A
JORDAN — Aaron Leintz only had nine holes to keep up with the competition at the Minnesota Class AA golf tournament Wednesday afternoon. Rain in the Jordan area delayed the second day of the state tournament until after noon, so golfers at the competition — played this year...
June 12, 2013 - 11:23pm
June 11, 2013
GOLF: Bagley’s Leintz tied for fourth after day one at state
JORDAN — Bagley’s Aaron Leintz is tied for fourth place after the first day of competition at the Minnesota Class AA golf tournament, held this year at The Ridges at Sand Creek in Jordan. The Flyers’ senior shot a 72 during day one of competition at the 72-par course. He...
June 11, 2013 - 9:32pm
June 7, 2013
TRACK: Bemidji teams accomplish opening-day goals at state meet
ST. PAUL — After Friday’s four completed events at the state Class 2A track and field meet the Bemidji girls team sits in seventh place with...
June 7, 2013 - 9:58pm
Blackduck baseball headed back to state with 6-5 win over Norman County
THIEF RIVER FALLS — It took a dramatic seventh inning, but Blackduck is headed back to state. After a spirited comeback capped by a three-run sixth inning, the Drakes had to fend off a Norman County rally in the seventh inning for the right to win the Section 8A baseball title....
June 7, 2013 - 5:15pm
May 29, 2013
AREA BASEBALL: Blackduck faces Remer today in Section 8A tournament
BLACKDUCK — The Section 8A baseball tournament continues today and the East Sub-Section action will be held at the Bemidji State University diamond. The four remaining teams in the West Sub-Section will begin the double-elimination portion of their tournament today at Sacred...
May 29, 2013 - 9:37pm
May 23, 2013
AREA BASEBALL: Bagley, Blackduck lead Northland Conference
BAGLEY — The regular seasons are winding down for the area high school baseball teams. Bagley finished the year with a 10-0 conference record and took an 11-4 overall mark into Thursday’s finale against Park Rapids. Blackduck ended its Northland Conference campaign 10-2,...
May 23, 2013 - 10:35pm
May 3, 2013
BASEBALL: Blackduck's experience on display in 43-1 win over Cass Lake-Bena in opener
BLACKDUCK — The Cass Lake-Bena baseball program is in a rebuilding phase while the Blackduck program has the potential to match last spring’s success which included a fourth-place finish in the Minnesota Class A state tournament. On Thursday in Blackduck the teams began their...
May 3, 2013 - 11:09pm
March 21, 2013
Walker-Hackensack-Ackley drops state tournament opener to Southwest Minnesota Christian
MINNEAPOLIS – In their first trip to the boys state basketball tournament, Walker-Hackensack-Akeley couldn’t unseat Southwest Minnesota Christian. The...
March 21, 2013 - 10:00pm
March 5, 2013
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Fosston upsets Clearbrook-Gonvick in Sub-Section 8A East final
THIEF RIVER FALLS – The last time the two teams met, Clearbrook-Gonvick defeated Fosston by 15 points. This time around, the Bears couldn’t close the deal. Fosston rallied from a six-point halftime deficit to turn the tables on Clearbrook-Gonvick and upset the top seeded Bears...
March 5, 2013 - 11:11pm
February 28, 2013
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Red Lake races into East Sub-Section 8A semis with 67-32 win over Lake of the Woods
BEMIDJI – If you are not in peak physical condition, don’t challenge the Red Lake girls basketball team. “We try to pressure the ball...
February 28, 2013 - 10:46pm
February 27, 2013
AREA HIGH SCHOOLS: Heck scores 1,000th point for Kelliher-Northome
KELLIHER – The East Sub-Section 8A girls basketball playoffs resume tonight at Bemidji State University and Bagley High School and among the players who are eager to hit the floor is Kelly Heck of Kelliher-Northome. The junior reached a milestone last week during the regular season...
February 27, 2013 - 11:44pm
February 25, 2013
Blackduck-Cass Lake-Bena sends three wrestlers to state
BLACKDUCK – The Blackduck-Cass Lake-Bena wrestling team is sending three athletes to the Class A state wrestling meet which begins Thursday at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. Andrew Nissen finished second at the Section 8A meet in the 106-pound division as did teammates Daven...
February 25, 2013 - 8:42pm
February 6, 2013
Section playoff picture begins to materialize for area basketball teams
The Section 8A girls basketball playoff picture is beginning to materialize and the chase for the top spot in the East Sub-Section continues between Clearbrook-Gonvick and Red Lake. Entering this week’s action the Bears owned that position with a QRF ranking of 68.9. Red Lake,...
February 6, 2013 - 11:08pm
January 9, 2013
AREA BASKETBALL: Tight race at the top of Northwoods standings
CASS LAKE – Earlier this winter, the Cass Lake-Bena boys basketball team outgunned Red Lake 97-96 in Red Lake. On Friday the teams will stage their rematch in Cass Lake, and the fans on both sides will be expecting another offensive show. During the past decade a Red Lake-CLB game...
January 9, 2013 - 11:19pm
January 2, 2013
Bemidji area high school roundup: Leintz notches 100th career point for Bagley-Fosston hockey team
KELLIHER – The Kelliher-Northome girls basketball team and most of its peers resume their schedules today when the Mustangs visit Cass Lake-Bena. Kelliher-Northome fared well in its pre-holiday action, posting 5-2 record and seeing Katey Heck score her 1,000th point during a 57-48...
January 2, 2013 - 7:37pm