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Babe the Blue Ox
July 19, 2016
Paul the Pokestop: Pokemon Go craze alive and well in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- A warm summer day and the area near the Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox statues on the Lake Bemidi waterfront is crowded. There are...
July 19, 2016 - 8:26pm
September 28, 2015
Paul and Babe's park taking shape
BEMIDJI—Multiple facets of the Paul Bunyan Park renovation are being worked on this week as the $1.6 million project's substantial completion...
September 28, 2015 - 7:18pm
June 26, 2015
No question about it: Bemidji is birthplace of Bunyan. Sunday is National Paul Bunyan Day
BEMIDJI -- Like all humongous infants, Paul Bunyan was delivered by a team of giant storks to his parents in Bemidji, where he ate serious quantities...
June 26, 2015 - 11:59pm
June 23, 2015
Pioneer Editorial: Respect the process
Was the June 15 Bemidji City Council meeting a classic example of democracy? Or was that City Council meeting a classic example of intimidation? As...
June 23, 2015 - 9:07am
June 2, 2015
Who is 'Paul Bunyon?'
According to "The Best Tourist Attraction In Each State" done by Thrillist.com and picked up by The Huffington Post on Tuesday, the statues of...
June 2, 2015 - 4:53pm
February 18, 2015
Pioneer Editorial: A beef over Babe brewing with Bangor?
We didn’t mean to start a brouhaha with Bangor, Maine, when we noticed last week the town is mulling plans to build a Babe the Blue Ox statue...
February 18, 2015 - 9:14am
February 16, 2015
Of Bemidji, Bangor, Bunyan and the Babe: Maine town may build Babe statue to rival Bemidji’s
BEMIDJI -- Out of the East, a new rival has arisen to make a claim against the supremacy of Paul and Babe in Bemidji. The would-be usurper...
February 16, 2015 - 9:37am
December 18, 2013
MNsure promises improvement and looks into extending deadline
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's health insurance marketplace leaders are looking into extending a Monday deadline for buying policies. And...
December 18, 2013 - 2:31pm
August 19, 2013
Paul and Babe ads rankle local leaders
BEMIDJI -- Minnesota's newly created health exchanged unveiled its ad campaign Sunday, with a couple of recognizable figures as its stars. The...
August 19, 2013 - 7:41am