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Minnesota DNR appoints Albrecht as new Northwest Regional Director
There’s a new sheriff’s dog in town: K9 unit brings in Mac, a 1-year-old Belgian Malinois
HOUSING: State level processing continues for Westwood Acres residents
DNA results point to owner of severed fingers found in East Grand Forks
Crime report for Aug. 24
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji drops season opener to Alexandria
CROSS COUNTRY: BSU picked to finish 12th in NSIC
GIRLS SOCCER: Bemidji tops WHA
BOYS SOCCER: Lumberjacks blank Wolves
SWIMMING: Jacks aim for sixth straight section title
Roseadelle F. Johnson
Ardith "Ardie" Olson Kolstad
Joan Iris Pope
Tracy Keith Gross
Josephine "Jo" Pula
MASTER GARDENERS: Slipping is not just for winter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The infinite nature of truth and reconciliation
John Eggers: Delight in the dog days of August
Patt Rall: Music is in the air in and around Bemidji
John Eggers: Helping Others Go For The Gold
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Punk’s Dead: SLC Punk 2’
Inspired and inspiring: Big Daddy Weave takes the stage tonight at Sanford Center
Art briefs: Sunday Aug. 21
Off The Record Blog: An Idiot’s Guide To Summerslam
Patt Rall: Pine Tones, Caige Jambor to perform in concerts today
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Caution needed to prevent spread of invasive species
DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
DNR survey finds Minnesota wolf population stable
Blane Klemek: Shrikes are some of the more fascinating birds out there
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Slower fall cooldown better for fishing
Lorraine Peck birthday
Edwina Batchelder birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reporters struggle to deal with Trump
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Survey is next step for Bemidji YMCA project
Faith Hensrud: Moving forward at BSU and NTC with a focus on student success
Pioneer Editorial: Clean, drain and dispose
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Creating smiles and memories
August 27, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL: Bagley, Clearbrook-Gonvick, Kelliher/Northome look to start 2-0
Bagley is one of three area teams to start the prep football season on the right foot with a victory, handily beating Badger/Greenbush-Middle River. Junior quarterback Ty Rolfson led the Flyers (1-0) in their no-huddle offense on Monday night, going 5-for-9 in passing for 70 yards...
August 27, 2015 - 10:21pm
August 24, 2015
FOOTBALL: Bagley drops BGMR in opener
BADGER -- After nasty thunderstorms across northwest Minnesota forced their game to be postponend on Saturday, the Bagley Flyers traveled back to Badger about 48 hours later for their season opener against Badger-Greenbush-Middle River. The Flyers got off to a great start, as they...
August 24, 2015 - 11:01pm
August 22, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Kelliher/Northome wins 8-0, Bagley game postponed
Kelliher/Northome 8, South Ridge 0 CULVER — Kelliher/Northome’s Cal Roosted scored the game’s only touchdown in the first half as the Mustangs (1-0) blanked the Panthers (0-1) in a low-scoring, defensive affair. Roostad caught a 32-yard pass off play-action from quarterback...
August 22, 2015 - 10:27pm
August 21, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL: Area teams start season with some unfamiliar foes
It’s a little early — technically still the summertime — but the area boys of fall return to the gridiron today, facing the challenges...
August 21, 2015 - 10:19pm
August 7, 2015
Shooting Star Casino near Bagley expected to open in April or May
BEMIDJI—Construction is scheduled to start next month on a new Shooting Star Casino near Bagley with a completion date expected in late spring 2016. Bill Marsh, general manager of Shooting Star Casino, said Friday that the new facility will be located along County Highway...
August 7, 2015 - 5:17pm
August 5, 2015
Shooting Star plans new casino in Bagley
BEMIDJI -- The company behind the Shooting Star Casino and Hotel in Mahnomen, Minn., said Wednesday that they intend to build a new casino near Bagley. Shooting Star Casino, Hotel and Entertainment, owned and operated by the White Earth Nation, said the casino would...
August 5, 2015 - 6:30pm
July 16, 2015
Bagley man requests prison time for meth crime
BAGLEY—A Bagley man was sentenced Wednesday in Clearwater County District Court to 18 months in prison, at his request, after a meth lab...
July 16, 2015 - 5:24pm
July 11, 2015
Short but sweet: The quick berry-picking season is back in Bemidji area
BAGLEY—Campbell Galloway didn't need to declare her love for strawberries—the sticky red proof was on her face. In a berry-hunting...
July 11, 2015 - 2:11pm
July 9, 2015
Bagley women plead guilty to meth charges
BAGLEY—Two Bagley women pleaded guilty Wednesday in Clearwater County District Court to felony-level drug charges stemming from a methamphetamine bust in April. Tambra Laws, 56, pleaded guilty to one count of third-degree possession of methamphetamine and Gabrielle Poitra,...
July 9, 2015 - 8:39pm
June 26, 2015
Bagley man pleads guilty to meth charge
BAGLEY—A Bagley man pleaded guilty to one of five felony charges he faces after law enforcement discovered a methamphetamine lab at his residence in April. Darrin Forsberg, 44, pleaded guilty June 17 in Clearwater County District Court to aiding and abetting possession of...
June 26, 2015 - 6:21pm
June 21, 2015
Bagley students construct bird houses
On May 27, the Bagley sixth-grade class constructed 71 birdhouses in conjunction with Farm By The Lake. This project was originally scheduled...
June 21, 2015 - 12:45am
June 2, 2015
BASEBALL: Bagley's Section 8A tournament game postponed to Wednesday
THIEF RIVER FALLS — The Bagley High School baseball season was extended at least one more day Tuesday, but not because of a couple wins. It was because of the weather. The Flyers were scheduled to play Win-E-Mac at 2 p.m. Tuesday in an elimination game at Northland Community and...
June 2, 2015 - 10:23pm
June 1, 2015
PREP BASEBALL: Bagley still alive, but Blackduck eliminated in Section 8A
THIEF RIVER FALLS — Bagley will have to win twice today if it wants to return to the state tournament for the first time since 1978. The Flyers, the Sub-Section 8A East champions, were shut out by 8A West champs Red Lake County, 6-0, Monday afternoon in their Section 8A tournament...
June 1, 2015 - 10:15pm
May 29, 2015
BASEBALL: Bagley beats Blackduck for East Sub-Section title as both teams advance to 8A tourney
BEMIDJI — Bagley was the No. 3 seed in the Sub-Section 8A East tournament and needed to beat the top two teams to win the championship for...
May 29, 2015 - 4:33pm
May 8, 2015
Bagley man killed in two-vehicle crash in Clearwater County
BEMIDJI—A 77-year-old Bagley man was killed in a two-vehicle collision Friday morning on state Highway 92 in Clearwater County. According to a Minnesota State Patrol release, Milo Fultz, 77, was traveling north on Highway 92 in a 2005 Buick Park Avenue just before 9 a.m....
May 8, 2015 - 2:56pm