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TWO RIVERS: A guilty plea. . . and life goes on in Two Rivers (Conclusion)
Two killed in crash near Thief River Falls
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Proactivity and self on the road to truth and reconciliation
LEECH LAKE: Vizenor finishes first week as Leech Lake College President
City Council to discuss Sanford Center legal issues
At home in Bemidji: Longtime NHL scout, executive Marshall Johnston retires; has called Bemidji home for 40 years
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji keeps rolling, tops Alexandria in sub-state playoffs
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji splits doubleheader with Alexandria
Bemidji Extreme U12 soccer takes second at Bemidji Blowout
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Leonard "Larry" Mitberg
Gary Robert Vanasse
Robert (Bob) J Voigt
Ken R. Trisco
John Eggers: Solve this quotable quote puzzle
PAUL NELSON: Warmer weather means a good time to catch muskies
MASTER GARDENERS: Hit a tomato home run
Scotty Allison: A VA Pension program review
John Eggers: Who wants to be a cop?
Art briefs: Farm by the Lake Sunday concert series continues, 'Annie Get Your Gun' at Northern Light Opera Company and more
If the shoe fits — paint it: Sisters create custom shoe company in Bemidji
Patt Rall: Summer events continue in Bemidji
Don’t leave home without Iowa: ‘Leaving Iowa’ debuts Wednesday for Paul Bunyan Playhouse
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Big Trouble In Little China’
Blane Klemek: Nests are nearly as fascinating as the birds themselves
Blane Klemek: Observing bird songs of the seasons
Hawley man sets state muskie record
Elk expansion in Northwestern Minnesota on hold
Nancy Sullivan birthday
AnnaMae Daken birthday
Robert Kaasa birthday
Joe Vene: Setting the record straight on school road project
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Developments for the developers
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: This November, I’m voting for NOTA (none of the above)
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Lueth, Larson thanked for service
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Making music on the Mississippi
Bemidji Pioneer is now on Instagram
The Pioneer is now on Instagram, the online social network that allows users to share mobile photos and videos. For those familiar with Instagram,...
March 25, 2016 - 4:43pm
January 28, 2016
Pioneer earns eight awards in state newspaper contest
BLOOMINGTON -- The Bemidji Pioneer received eight awards Thursday night at the Minnesota Newspaper Association's 149th annual convention. Judges...
January 28, 2016 - 9:21pm
July 11, 2015
New employees join the Bemidji Pioneer staff
BEMIDJI — The Pioneer recently added several new employees in the newsroom and marketing departments. Matthew Liedke joined the Pioneer as...
July 11, 2015 - 2:14pm
May 3, 2015
Bemidji High School's JROTC receives donation
Bemidji High School's JROTC recently assisted with the Taste of Home, hosted by the Bemidji Pioneer and received a donation from the Pioneer,...
May 3, 2015 - 12:48am
January 29, 2015
Pioneer takes home 11 awards: Draper receives top photography honor (photo gallery)
BLOOMINGTON -- Bemidji Pioneer photographer Monte Draper earned a top honor and the Pioneer collected 11 awards Thursday in the state's Better...
January 29, 2015 - 7:05pm
December 23, 2014
The Pioneer's holiday hours
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Pioneer will not be published on Thursday, Christmas Day. We will resume publication on Friday, Dec. 26. Additionally,...
December 23, 2014 - 3:42pm
October 31, 2014
Letter: Prince shares vision, hope for future
I’m a small business owner in the Bemidji Industrial Park manufacturing small industrial components with modest sales around the U.S. and Canada. When I operated the business out of my shop/garage at home about 10 years ago, I opened a bank account at one of our local independent...
October 31, 2014 - 11:45pm
March 13, 2014
Platinum Rewards from The Bemidji Pioneer
Platinum Rewards is an exciting new program being offered to subscribers of The Bemidji Pioneer. The “Rewards” consist of exclusive savings and prize giveaways as our way of saying thank you for your subscription. The road to savings is simple, all you have to do is visit...
March 13, 2014 - 4:27pm
January 23, 2014
Pioneer earns 9 MNA awards
BLOOMINGTON — The Bemidji Pioneer earned nine Better Newspaper Contest awards Thursday night at the Minnesota Newspaper Association’s annual convention. The Pioneer won second place in general excellence in the category of dailies under 10,000 circulation. It also won second...
January 23, 2014 - 11:26pm
August 18, 2013
Quality begets quality
I started my journalism career typing in box scores via telephone and fax for the sports department at the Grand Forks Herald. Sometimes, they’d even let you do a short write-up on the game. Nothing glamorous, that’s for sure; but there was a definite sense of pride in seeing...
August 18, 2013 - 12:42am
July 23, 2013
AREA VOICES BLOG: Notes from the Northwoods: Remembering Brad Swenson one year later
July 23, 2013 - 1:18pm
January 14, 2013
Pioneer taps Svingen as ad director
BEMIDJI – John Svingen has been named advertising director for the Bemidji Pioneer. Svingen has worked at the newspaper since 2010, first as a graphic designer and most recently as production manager. In his new position, Svingen will direct the advertising sales team in its...
January 14, 2013 - 11:25pm
November 9, 2012
Halvorson sentenced for firearm charge
BEMIDJI – A Bemidji man has been sentenced for shooting at the Bemidji Pioneer office building in early 2011. Edward Michael Halvorson, 38, currently serving a 64-month prison sentence on an unrelated weapons charge, was sentenced Wednesday to 12 months and one day in prison for...
November 9, 2012 - 1:55am
September 21, 2012
Women’s Expo: Vendors offer variety in event’s sixth year
BEMIDJI – Whether you have an interest in physical fitness, enjoy having beautiful nails or are more concerned about personal safety, the Sixth Annual Women’s Expo has a vendor booth for you. The expo will have more than 100 vendors, including a few new businesses and products....
September 21, 2012 - 1:38am
September 19, 2012
Women’s Expo: Speakers share stories, tips with audience
BEMIDJI – The Pioneer’s Sixth Annual Women’s Expo offers long-time visitors a few new seminars and a keynote speaker that will both inspire and bring laughs. The expo, which runs from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Sanford Center, should be one of the biggest yet, with more...
September 19, 2012 - 9:01pm