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Plane lands safely after smoke fills cabin shortly after leaving Brainerd
Man dies after breaking through lake ice in Aitkin County
Local Holiday Gifts for Kids registrations are due Dec. 5
Crime report for Nov. 25-26
WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Beavers cool off Bulldogs with 4-1 victory
MEN'S HOCKEY: BSU hopes to finally get some breaks against St. Cloud State
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Bemidji State, Minnesota-Duluth set for top-10 clash
Keep on proving: Bemidji's Kayla Hirt works her way into the starting lineup for Minnesota Gophers
BSU's Triplet Threat: Fitzgerald brothers already adjusting to college game
Judith "Judy" Maruska
John Eggers: How do you say 'Thank You'?
Patrick Guilfoile: Muddled? Blame an algae virus
John Eggers: Are your Christmas catalogs piling up?
Evan Hazard: Then we bought a new ’03 Prius
Doug Lewandowski: Caving in
Pioneer Previews: Holiday Showcase today at BHS Performing Arts Center
Art briefs - Sunday Nov. 23
Neilson Foundation grants Watermark $150K for move
Pioneer Previews: A busy arts scene
MOVIES: New releases to hit around Thanksgiving
Blane Klemek: Birds of a feather. . .
Blane Klemek: Coyotes are fascinating animals that are both revered and despised
Blane Klemek: Let the deer feed naturally
Blane Klemek: Unique features of the Clark’s nutcracker
Paul Nelson: Surface water temperatures drop in Bemidji area lakes
Niskanen birthday celebration
Belcher-Bradseth wedding announcement
Watkins birthday celebration
Bryon York: Obama moves to cement his coalition
Danny Tyree: Let’s get serious about product recalls
Jim Hightower: Obama pardons two Republican turkeys
Letter: Legislator thankful for opportunity to serve
Bob Franken: The no Thanksgiving
August 11, 2014
Learning to fly: Aviation has always been a big part of Donny Letson’s life
BEMIDJI -- For Donny Letson, aviation is a family tradition. His father, Tom, is a pilot for Delta Air Lines. His mother, Liz, used to be...
news / local
August 11, 2014 - 10:53pm
July 25, 2014
Taking flight for the future: Bemidji company continues to grow; honors late founder with scholarships to students pursuing aviation careers
BEMIDJI -- A jet gleams on the tarmac, representing the next step in business for Bemidji Aviation. The company, founded in 1947, was purchased...
news / business
July 25, 2014 - 9:50am
June 11, 2014
Family creates Diffley scholarship; Program geared toward aspiring pilots
BEMIDJI -- A scholarship has been created in honor of Larry Diffley, the late president of Bemidji Aviation who died in a plane crash in 2012. The Larry Diffley Memorial Aviation Scholarship Fund has been established by Diffley's children to help aspiring pilots in the local area....
news / education
June 11, 2014 - 12:08am
December 6, 2012
Details revealed in plane crash
BEMIDJI – Some details were revealed Wednesday about the plane crash that killed a Bemidji man Tuesday in Illinois. Peter Knudson, a spokesman for the National Transportation Safety Board, said the plane piloted by 74-year-old Larry Diffley hit the ground at a “high rate of speed”...
news / local
December 6, 2012 - 12:22am
November 11, 2012
UPDATED: Bemidji Aviation plane collapses at MSP Airport
MINNEAPOLIS – A Bemidji Aviation airplane veered off a runway at the Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport Friday night, prompting a four-hour closure of two runways there. According to an article on the Pioneer Press website, the cargo plane collapsed to one side and veered off a runway....
November 11, 2012 - 11:06am