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Road closures this week in Beltrami County
Dayton may call special session if Mille Lacs lake walleye season closes
Dragon Boat Festival begins: Lack of parking may be difficult
‘Spamalot’ offers Pythonesque laughs: Play loosely adapted from Monty Python film opens Wednesday
Bake sale and used-a-bit sale scheduled
GOLF: Weather delays golf on Day 2 of Birchmont
BEMIDJI ROUNDUP: Local fighter signs with Vegas promotion
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji ends season at Fergus Falls
YOUTH BASEBALL: Northern Heat 10-year-olds heading to World Series
LUMBERJACKS: McRae named swim coach, Miller new dance coach
Thomas Bonar, Sr.
Nicholas Hunter Sledge
Robert James Welle
Keven John Majava
John Eggers: Will you leave a trail?
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: As nice as eating flowers can be, it can also be a little scary
NORTHLAND STARGAZING: New Horizons visits Pluto on Bastille Day
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Strawberry renovation begins now
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Learning from the first teachers
First City Singers 'on a mission': Senior group seeking members to carry on a musical tradition
Pioneer Previews: The soothing sounds of music
You can come home again: Accomplished singer/performer Matt Goinz returns to lend a hand in PBP final show of the season
Art briefs - Sunday July 26
Off The Record Blog: Here is the trailer for the second season of ‘Fargo’
DNR announces another conservative deer season
Blane Klemek: Coyotes are interesting animals that are both revered and despised
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: As muskies begin to bite, please handle them with care
Waterfleas found in Lake Vermillion
Blane Klemek: The distinctive songs and calls of the eastern towhee
Family Moments: Bessie Moller Barrington and Lillian Shuman
Joseph Cotto: Intelligence in 21st Century America
Bob Franken: Wither that sucker Trump
Rich Lowry: The toxic worldview of Ta-Nehisi Coates
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Don’t help the terrorists
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bemidji area veterans deserve a service center of their own
June 22, 2015
BASEBALL: Bemidji Legion sweeps on final day of tournament
GRAND RAPIDS — The Bemidji American Legion baseball team capped off a strong weekend with a pair of wins Sunday at the Grand Rapids Tournament. Bemidji (5-5) beat Fridley Gold in a 2-1 pitchers duel before beating tournament host Grand Rapids 6-4 in a comeback win. Overall Bemidji...
June 22, 2015 - 11:00pm
June 20, 2015
BASEBALL: Bemidji Legion splits two in Grand Rapids tourney
GRAND RAPIDS — The Bemidji American Legion team split two similar games Saturday in the second day of the Grand Rapids Tournament at Portage Field. Bemidji (3-5) used a big 13-run fourth inning to take a 19-3 lead on St. Michael and pick up the mercy in four innings. In the other...
June 20, 2015 - 10:05pm
BASEBALL: Bemidji VFW advances in Grand Forks tourney
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — The Bemidji VFW baseball team advanced to today in this weekend’s tournament in Grand Forks, as the team earned a 9-4 win against the Fargo Bombers on Saturday. Bemidji (5-4) jumped out to a quick 4-0 lead in the top of the first inning behind four hits, and...
June 20, 2015 - 10:03pm
June 18, 2015
BASEBALL: VFW takes two from Park Rapids Legion
PARK RAPIDS — The Bemidji VFW baseball team picked up a pair of wins Wednesday against the Park Rapids American Legion team, winning the two games of the doubleheader by scores of 10-9 and 12-4. It was an unplanned trip: The team was originally supposed to play Greenway, which...
June 18, 2015 - 10:50pm
June 3, 2015
PREP BASEBALL: Bagley falls to Win-E-Mac in Section 8A baseball tourney
THIEF RIVER FALLS — The Bagley High School baseball team’s run to the Section 8A title came to an end Wednesday with a five-inning, 11-1 loss to Win-E-Mac at Northland Community and Technical College inThief River Falls. The Flyers, who end the season at 11-12, managed only two...
June 3, 2015 - 10:05pm
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
BASEBALL: Bemidji eliminated by Becker, 8-0, in Section 8-3A playoffs
ST. CLOUD — Becker’s Cody Gruenhagen stole the show Monday, as the junior dominated on the mound and at the plate to help eliminate No. 2...
sports / Lumberjacks
June 1, 2015 - 7:20pm
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 28, 2015
BASEBALL: BHS playoff game postponed
BEMIDJI — Rain is once again messing with the Bemidji High School baseball team’s playoff run. The Lumberjacks and Alexandria were scheduled...
sports / Lumberjacks
May 28, 2015 - 10:21pm
May 27, 2015
#PlayForZach: Bemidji friends, teammates remember Zacharie Schaubhut
BEMIDJI -- From the Little League and high school fields of Bemidji to the big leagues of Target Field, the Minnesota baseball community continues...
May 27, 2015 - 9:03am
May 26, 2015
Emotional victory: Bemidji rallies to beat Moorhead in section tournament
BEMIDJI — A baseball victory isn’t everything, but for the Bemidji baseball community, Tuesday’s playoff win over rivals Moorhead was a...
sports / Lumberjacks
May 26, 2015 - 10:18pm
Minnesota Twins to honor Zach Schaubhut before tonight's game against Boston
The Minnesota Twins will honor Zach Schaubhut with a moment of silence before tonight's game with the Boston Red Sox, officials told the Pioneer. Schaubhut,...
May 26, 2015 - 5:42pm
UPDATED: 15-year-old baseball pitcher dies after collapsing at pick-up game
BEMIDJI -- A 15-year-old baseball player died Sunday after collapsing at a pick-up game in Bemidji. The Bemidji police and fire departments...
May 26, 2015 - 5:40pm
May 25, 2015
Showers force schedule adjustments
BEMIDJI — Monday showers ruined many Memorial Day plans in the area. The poor weather also wreaked havoc on area sports schedules. Sporting events in Bemidji, including the Bemidji High School baseball team’s Section 8-3A playoff tournament as well as Memorial Day races at Bemidji...
May 25, 2015 - 10:37pm