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Woman charged in connection with Itasca County beheading
Sephora, inside JCPenney, opens July 15
Traffic deaths up 14 percent in 2015
Person of interest charged with sexual assault, murder of Fargo woman
Fargo, Moorhead police collar 18 men on suspicion of soliciting minors
Setting an example: Oshkiimaajitahdah summer camps showcase Native American athletes in Red Lake
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji splits with Detroit Lakes
BASEBALL: Blue Ox dominant in win over Park Rapids
TENNIS: Multiple Bemidji players win championships in Grand Forks
AUTO RACING: Wreck-filled day at the Speedway
Anthony (Tony) James Kloehn
Winnifred Rae Koslucher
John "Jack" Allen Katzenmeyer
Karen Rose Rhea Wittner
Edward (Eddie) Eugene Daken
John Eggers: Why were you born?
BELTRAMI COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS: June weed of the month: Common tansy
John Eggers: What did your father teach you?
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Lakes cooler than usual as summer approaches
BELTRAMI COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS: Sedums: Minimum maintenance plants
REVIEW: ‘The Shallows’ is a thrilling story of survival
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Bring It On’
Watch for 'Night Watch': BHS Marching Band again scoring well with summer show (w/ video)
Arts Briefs: BSO presents 'Legendary Voices,' First Friday open house at Gallery North and more
Patt Rall: Schlichting debuts her 'First Lady Mysteries' series
Final voting underway to name International Wolf Center pups
Blane Klemek: Two low profile birds: The sora rail and Virginia rail
Chippewa National Forest schedules summer programs
Chippewa National Forest receives national ‘Rise to the Future Award’
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Summer solstice means lots of fish are feeding
Albert Theisen birthday
Karsten Verke birthday
PIONEER EDITORIAL: The world needs more Jerrys
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Story on workshop was small minded
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Legislature's inaction is unacceptable
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Rotary Club, community thanked for inclusive playground
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Palliative care bill reduces suffering, improves quality of life
September 24, 2014
PREP ROUNDUP: Bagley football maintains top spot in Northstar East standings
BAGLEY — The Bagley football team held its position on top of the Northstar East Conference last week as the Flyers defeated Red Lake 43-8 in Red Lake. Bagley shares first place with Pine River which downed Walker-Hackensack-Akeley 33-6. In last week’s other East Division contest,...
September 24, 2014 - 9:58pm
September 17, 2014
AREA PREP ROUNDUP: Bagley, Blackduck, Pine River football in three-way tie
BAGLEY — Bagley will try to maintain its share of the Northstar East Conference football lead Friday when it visits Red Lake in a 4 p.m. contest. Heading into this week’s action the Flyers share 2-1 overall and league records with Blackduck and Pine River. Pillager is 1-2 while...
September 17, 2014 - 11:06pm
September 4, 2014
AREA FOOTBALL: Bagley shoots for second victory today at Fosston
BAGLEY — The Bagley football team will shoot for its second straight win today when the Flyers head west along Hwy. 2 to tangle with Fosston. Bagley is coming off last week’s impressive 42-0 home victory over Badger-Greenbush-Middle River. Fosston also is 1-0 after it downed Blackduck...
September 4, 2014 - 11:10pm
August 29, 2014
BUSINESS BRIEFS: Tutto Bene makes website's Top 10 list, more
Tutto Bene makes website's Top 10 list BEMIDJI -- The website Thrillist.com recently named Bemidji's Tutto Bene as one of the state's 10 best restaurants outside the Twin Cities. Here’s Thrillist.com’s description: “If you’re three and a half hours North of the Twin Cities...
News / business
August 29, 2014 - 10:28pm
August 23, 2014
CAIR holds interfaith dialogue in Bagley following religious tensions
BAGLEY -- After tense confrontations earlier this year between Christians and Muslims in Bagley, an interfaith dialogue there Saturday went off without incident. Saly Abd Alla, a civil rights attorney and panelist at the event, fought back tears when it ended as she thanked the...
News / region
August 23, 2014 - 11:04pm
July 3, 2014
Third person in Bagley bust sentenced
BAGLEY -- The third of five people arrested for selling methamphetamine and pharmaceutical drugs in Clearwater County was sentenced Wednesday. Eric Dacus, 39, of Bagley was convicted of one count of felony second-degree controlled substance sale. Dacus was sentenced to 58 months...
July 3, 2014 - 4:23pm
June 23, 2014
Controversial speaker gives final presentation in Bagley
BAGLEY -- Controversial Christian speaker Usama Dakdok gave a multi-hour speech on the supposed evils of Islam on Monday at Bagley High School, his third and final presentation in three days in this small, northwest Minnesota community. Dakdok spoke to an audience of about 100...
News / local
June 23, 2014 - 9:47pm
June 6, 2014
Second person in Bagley bust sentenced
BAGLEY -- The second of five people arrested for selling methamphetamine and pharmaceutical drugs in Clearwater County was sentenced Wednesday. Linda Sue Elam, 45, of Clearbrook was sentenced for one count of felony fourth-degree sale to 45 days in the Clearwater County Jail and...
News / region
June 6, 2014 - 6:07pm
June 5, 2014
PREP BASEBALL: Bagley battles, forces extra innings, but can't overcome Norman County in Section 8A playoffs
BEMIDJI — Bagley’s shot at its first section baseball title since 1978 ended Thursday, but the Flyers didn’t back down easily. Down 4-3...
June 5, 2014 - 11:19pm
June 3, 2014
PREP BASEBALL: Norman County eliminates Blackduck; Bagley drops to losers' bracket
BEMIDJI -- For the first time since 2011, there will be a new Section 8A baseball champion. Norman County scored a pair of first-inning runs...
June 3, 2014 - 11:04pm
May 31, 2014
PREP BASEBALL: Bemidji, Brainerd set for section rematch Monday
BEMIDJI — The Section 8-3A baseball playoffs continue Monday at Putz Field in St. Cloud and the top two seeds, Brainerd (19-3) and Bemidji (16-4), will battle in the winner’s bracket final at 1:30 p.m. During the regular season Bemidji and Brainerd split a doubleheader in Bemidji....
sports / Lumberjacks
May 31, 2014 - 11:15pm
May 30, 2014
Bagley man convicted of drug sale, four others await sentencing
BAGLEY -- The first of five people arrested for selling methamphetamine and pharmaceutical drugs in Clearwater County has been sentenced. Steven Wade Tanner, 26, of Bagley was convicted Wednesday in Clearwater County district court on one count of felony fifth-degree drug sale and...
News / local
May 30, 2014 - 9:36pm
May 29, 2014
Bagley flies to title: Flyers’ offense comes up big to win Sub-Section 8A East championship
BEMIDJI — Darris Dahl can’t remember the last time the Bagley baseball team won a playoff game. He supposed it had been even longer than...
May 29, 2014 - 11:23pm
May 23, 2014
PREP BASEBALL: Walker-Hackensack-Akeley earn top seed in Section 8A East
BEMIDJI — Walker-Hackensack-Akeley was given the top seed in the East 8A Sub-Section baseball tournament and the Wolves will open their postseason Tuesday at home against No. 8 Laporte. Tuesday’s other opening games see No. 4 Remer entertaining No. 5 Lake of the Woods, No. 3...
May 23, 2014 - 10:38pm
May 14, 2014
Area High School Roundup: Kelliher-Northome, Blackduck softball teams battle to final out in doubleheader
KELLIHER -- Neighborhood rivals Kelliher-Northome and Blackduck battled to the bitter end in both games of a doubleheader last week and the result was a split. The Mustangs rallied with two runs in the bottom of the seventh to claim the opener 7-6 but Blackduck returned the favor...
May 14, 2014 - 10:02pm