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UPDATED: Wildfires flare with dry, windy conditions: Crowning fire stopped near Wal-Mart in Park Rapids
$18.65M school bond for Fosston fails
Presidential primary legislation hits rough spot
Sanford Bemidji forms new support group
Annual spring plant sale
BASEBALL: Bemidji snaps losing skid in style with 10-1 win over Warroad
HOCKEY: Bemidji's Leitner selected in USHL draft
MnSCU bans sports teams from North Carolina
Bemidji JV golfers take second at Moorhead
Williams, Appleton are Bemidji High School Athletes of the Year
Earl O. Dahl
L. Eugene Bradfield
Helen G. Page
Blane Klemek: Wild turkeys exist nearly everywhere in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Some friendly foreign fruits for the garden
Cyndi Fenske: Amazing May ahead at the public library
John Eggers: Remember your graduation?
Kelsi Turner: Weather or not. . .
Ranking the Marvel villains, from worst to best (includes spoilers)
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Harry And The Hendersons’
Summer at the cinema: Your guide to the blockbusters and everything inbetween
Patt Rall: A variety of opportunities for every age
Arts Briefs: Deb McGregor CD release concert, Brooke String Quartet free concert, Fifth Grade Invitational at Watermark and more
Blane Klemek: The great blue heron is the largest heron in North America
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Walleye season opens May 14
Youth firearm safety range day is May 9
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Anglers can make test run for walleye
Blane Klemek: Thoughts on woodland thrushes and the charming ovenbird
Kay Novodvorsky birthday
Marcy Melberg birthday
Martha Ferden birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Community Theater’s wholesomeness can’t be overstated
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Coming together, moving ahead
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Clark's letter touched people deeply
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: EMS 'family' touched by Clark's letter
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The cost of eradicating poverty is low
July 5, 2015
THE AXEMEN TRIALS: After two rough seasons, Bemidji’s first professional franchise looks for answers after experiencing bumps along the way
BEMIDJI — If there’s one day to pinpoint the exact time things went from bad to worse for the Bemidji Axemen, May 8, would be a good choice. That...
July 5, 2015 - 1:55pm
June 22, 2015
Bemidji Axemen GM resigns
BEMIDJI—Adam Barnhardt, general manager of the Bemidji Axemen indoor football team, told the Pioneer on Monday evening that he is resigning. The...
June 22, 2015 - 11:12pm
May 30, 2015
IFL-best Storm visit as Axemen close out home schedule
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji Axemen will be playing their final Indoor Football League home game of the season when the Sioux Falls Storm return...
May 30, 2015 - 9:42pm
May 24, 2015
Bemidji Axemen dine at Harmony Co-op
Harmony Co-op has recently started hosting the Bemidji Axemen in its Community Kitchen. The team is renting the kitchen to prepare "home-cooked"...
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May 24, 2015 - 12:32am
May 11, 2015
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen can't hold lead in Colorado, lose 37-27
LOVELAND, Colo. — After leading 21-17 at halftime, the Bemidji Axemen weren’t able to keep their lead Saturday night against the Colorado...
May 11, 2015 - 9:41pm
April 12, 2015
Bemidji Axemen volunteer
The Bemidji Axemen volunteered along with the Bemidji Area Sertoma Club setting up pipe and drape for the Home, Sport and Travel Show. Pictured...
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April 12, 2015 - 12:53am
April 4, 2015
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Nighthawks pull away from Axemen in second half, win 58-27
WICHITA FALLS, Texas — The Bemidji Axemen led the Wichita Falls Nighthawks late in the first half of Saturday night’s Indoor Football League...
April 4, 2015 - 10:58pm
Sanford Center trims deficit again in 2014, but tough road ahead: Arena officials, city to host public forum on April 29
BEMIDJI -- The Sanford Center has again trimmed its deficit in 2014 -- but not without hiccups, both behind and ahead of it. The center...
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April 4, 2015 - 4:52pm
April 2, 2015
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen look to keep momentum going this Saturday in Wichita Falls
BEMIDJI — Momentum is high for the Bemidji Axemen as they head into their 7 p.m. Indoor Football League game Saturday at Wichita Falls. Bemidji...
April 2, 2015 - 11:15pm
March 23, 2015
Photo of the Day: Fans
Half the fun of watching the Axeman football game is watching the fans, especially the young’uns.
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March 23, 2015 - 10:11am
March 18, 2015
Axemen partner with Wounded Warriors
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Axemen recently announced they are partnering with the Wounded Warriors Guide Service for military appreciation night...
March 18, 2015 - 5:41pm