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Douglas County ice shack burglar sentenced to jail
Group starts petition opposing transgender policy at New London-Spicer schools
Duluth man gets 20 years for invading home to steal guns with mask on
Crime report for April 28
Celtic Thunder comes to town in December
Stram, Benson, named BSU Student-Athletes of the Year
SOFTBALL: No. 8 seed BSU beats Northern State, upsets No. 2 UMD in NSIC tourney
BASEBALL: Blackduck tops Lake of the Woods 7-1
Bemidji High School athletic hall of fame banquet is Monday
Junior Islanders AAA hockey tournament this weekend
Barbara Jean (Wittner) Ellis
Patricia Ann Bolin
Nicholas Blackwolf Smith
Beata "Bea" Caroline Lein Huebsch
Betty Lou (Cortez) Petersen
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Minnesota Walleye Opener set for May 14
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Yes, you can grow fruit in the garden
John Eggers: What is an antique?
MASTER GARDENERS: New perennials for your garden
Patt Rall: The newest theater company in the area
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Purple Rain’
Art Briefs: Region 2 Arts Council open house with Sheila Smith, BSO presents ‘Of Remembrance and Romance’ and more
Patt Rall: Woodcarving and Nordic music (Celtic, too)
Off The Record Blog: RIP Prince
‘Better Call Saul’ Season 2, Episode 10: ‘Klick’
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
Martha Ferden birthday
Marcy Melberg birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: EMS 'family' touched by Clark's letter
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The cost of eradicating poverty is low
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What about our country’s military heroes?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Raising gas tax is equitable way to fund infrastructure projects
Pioneer Editorial: Grade A for education in Bemidji
Bemidji Fire Department
April 21, 2016
Fire damages house in Bemidji
BEMIDJI—No one was injured in a house fire Wednesday evening in Bemidji. The Bemidji Fire Department responded to a structure fire at 8:38 P.M. in the 3900 block of Irvine Avenue NW. When firefighters arrived, they found a fire at the back of the house. A total of 16 firefighters...
April 21, 2016 - 9:38am
April 2, 2016
Fire damages Irvine Avenue house
BEMIDJI -- A person had to be rescued from the roof of a house after a fire was reported in the 800 block of Irvine Avenue early Thursday evening....
News / local
April 2, 2016 - 1:02pm
March 29, 2016
SAFETY: Area fire restrictions to start Monday
BEMIDJI -- Spring burning restrictions are set to begin Monday in the Bemidji area, officials say. Dave Hoefer said his department already has responded to seven wildfires this season, as the early snow melt is extending the spring burning season. The Minnesota Department of Natural...
News / local
March 29, 2016 - 3:01pm
March 23, 2016
Firefighters respond to north Bemidji fire
The Bemidji Fire Department responded to a call Wednesday afternoon about a small fire along Park Avenue Northwest between 24th Street Northwest...
News / local
March 23, 2016 - 5:58pm
March 7, 2016
Fighting the flames: Bemidji Fire Department refilling its roster as emergency calls stay steady in 2015
BEMIDJI -- New names and faces can be seen and heard in areas long unoccupied at the Bemidji Fire Department, an encouraging sign for Chief Dave...
News / region
March 7, 2016 - 9:21pm
March 2, 2016
No injuries in south Bemidji business fire
BEMIDJI—No one was injured in a business fire Wednesday morning in south Bemidji. The fire on the 700 block of Washington Avenue South...
March 2, 2016 - 12:21pm
January 27, 2016
Early morning fire heavily damages house
BEMIDJI—A fire early Wednesday heavily damaged a house in northwest Bemidji. The Bemidji Fire Department responded to a report of a fire...
January 27, 2016 - 8:55am
January 9, 2016
Fire totals vehicle, damages home Friday
BEMIDJI—A fire in Grant Valley Township Friday afternoon totalled an SUV and damaged a home. The Bemidji Fire Department responded to a...
January 9, 2016 - 3:44pm
January 2, 2016
CITY GOVERNMENT: Bids to go out soon for new southend fire station
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council will vote on a recommendation Monday to allow the Bemidji Fire Department to solicit bids for a new southeast fire station. It's a decision Fire Chief Dave Hoefer said will maintain services in 2016 and beyond. "What we like to do is strategically...
January 2, 2016 - 6:01pm
December 21, 2015
CITY GOVERNMENT: Council approves 2016 budget
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji City Council took the final steps to prepare for 2016 as 2015 draws to a close. During its Monday meeting, council...
December 21, 2015 - 9:28pm
December 16, 2015
Crime report for Dec. 15; fire calls for Dec. 14-15
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Tuesday: Traffic 3:06 a.m. A 24-year-old man was cited for driving after revocation and given a written warning for failing to signal 100 feet prior to turn on Roosevelt Road SE and Little Norway...
December 16, 2015 - 4:50pm
December 14, 2015
Crime report for Dec. 11-13; fire calls for Dec. 11-14
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls: Friday Theft 2:07 p.m. A 28-year-old man was arrested for theft of a computer and previously reported stolen firearm on the 100 block of 3rd Street NW. Warrant 2:25 p.m. A 19-year-old man...
December 14, 2015 - 3:03pm
December 11, 2015
Crime report for Dec. 10; fire calls for Dec. 9-10
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Thursday: Traffic 1:48 a.m. A 20-year-old woman was cited for no Minnesota driver's license, no proof of insurance and issued a written warning for failure to use turn signal following a traffic...
December 11, 2015 - 1:27pm
December 9, 2015
Crime report for Dec. 8; fire calls for Dec. 5-8
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Tuesday: DWI 2:54 a.m. A 33-year-old man was arrested for DWI and fleeing in a motor vehicle following a pursuit on Roosevelt Road SE. A 28-year-old woman was also arrested for an unknown offense. Traffic 1:36...
December 9, 2015 - 2:18pm
Crime report and fire calls for Nov. 6-8
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls: Friday Warrant 9:44 a.m. A 30-year-old woman was...
November 9, 2015 - 4:21pm