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UPDATED: Missing girl found alive; man arrested for kidnapping (w/ video)
Blackduck, Bemidji band directors invited to Indiana for workshop
Kelliher plans annual Big Bog Festival
Blackduck Good Samaritan Society receives bronze award
Schultz of Kelliher awarded MPCA award
BHS trap team aiming high in first-ever state tournament appearance
MEN'S HOCKEY: BSU assistant Belisle lands scouting job with LA Kings
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji sweeps Fergus Falls
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji Legion team sweeps Perham in doubleheader
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji VFW gets blowout victory
Richard Bruce "Dick" "Specs" Matheny
Howard Lee Bogart
BELTRAMI COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS: June weed of the month: Common tansy
John Eggers: What did your father teach you?
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Lakes cooler than usual as summer approaches
BELTRAMI COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS: Sedums: Minimum maintenance plants
JOHN EGGERS: Who is your spiritual friend?
‘Red, White and Tuna’ play opens Wednesday at The Chief Theater
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘The Replacements’
ARTS BRIEFS: Shyanne Kaml performs at Farm by the Lake, Hackensack Hot Jazz Festival is July 8-9 and more
Still going strong: For nearly 30 years, Bemidji Area Church Musicians strike up the chords for summer series
Patt Rall: Opportunities for the arts abound this week
READER PHOTOS: Bears in Bemidji
Chippewa National Forest schedules summer programs
Chippewa National Forest receives national ‘Rise to the Future Award’
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Summer solstice means lots of fish are feeding
FISH TALES: Kaleb Olson
Albert Theisen birthday
Karsten Verke birthday
Richard Hanson: Return to the bargaining table to protect Minnesota’s future
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Rotary Club, community thanked for inclusive playground
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Palliative care bill reduces suffering, improves quality of life
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Human life is the most innocent of all
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Please, let love conquer hate
June 1, 2015
RACING: Sparby wins four times at Speedway
BEMIDJI — Two heats, two features, four wins. That was the kind of night Bemidji racer Matt Sparby had Sunday night at Bemidji Speedway. Racing...
June 1, 2015 - 10:13pm
May 25, 2015
RACING: Bemidji Speedway season begins with fanfare, excitement
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Speedway opened its 2015 season Sunday with a full day of events. Monday’s races were cancelled due to rain in the...
May 25, 2015 - 10:44pm
Rain calls off Memorial Day racing at speedway
BEMIDJI -- The Memorial Day races at Bemidji Speedway have been canceled, officials said. Rain over night and again Monday morning made track conditions impossible to be prepped. Racing will resume at Bemidji next Sunday with a 4:30 start with all regular classes running including...
May 25, 2015 - 1:37pm
June 30, 2014
Bemidji Speedway: Geesey, Higginbotham capture first feature wins
BEMIDJI -- Fun, exciting, thrilling are just a few adjectives describing Sunday night's races at Bemidji Speedway. Two first time winners, and...
June 30, 2014 - 10:46pm
June 25, 2014
BEMIDJI -- The racing at Bemidji Speedway has been fast-paced and heated this summer and not many points separate the leaders of the different categories. The top 10 season points totals as of June 8 include: Mini Stocks 1. Mike Hart 155 2. Tim Hart ...
June 25, 2014 - 9:47pm
June 24, 2014
BEMIDJI SPEEDWAY: Drivers take advantage of perfect night
BEMIDJI -- The Boys and Girls Clubs of Bemidji were guests of the Bemidji Speedway Sunday night on a picture-perfect night for racing. Track...
June 24, 2014 - 9:06am
June 16, 2014
Bemidji Speedway: Rain washes out Sunday's racing action
The Bemidji Speedway Father's Day races were canceled Sunday due to heavy rain. The Mini Stock/Hornet Special races that were planned for Sunday will be run next week with an increased payout. The track will also hold the Boys and Girls Club of Bemidji promotion with all members...
June 16, 2014 - 9:39am
June 2, 2014
Bemidji Speedway: Rain washes out Sunday's racing
BEMIDJI -- Sunday's action at the Bemidji Speedway was cancelled because of the weekend rain and the threat of more on Sunday night. Racing will resume next Sunday with the first of four "Pure Stock Challenge" races spread over the summer. Next week's schedule also will include...
June 2, 2014 - 2:39pm
May 20, 2014
Raceway: Season at Bemidji Raceway begins Sunday
BEMIDJI -- The summer season at Bemidji Speedway begins 6 p.m. Sunday and the Memorial Weekend action will also include racing beginning at 4 p.m. Monday. The schedule includes Mini-Stocks, Pure Stocks, Mod-Fours, Midwest Modifieds and Super Stocks. This summer's slate also...
May 20, 2014 - 11:07pm
December 9, 2013
Bemidji Speedway hosts annual awards banquet
BEMIDJI — The curtain came down on the 2013 racing season in Bemidji Saturday night as Bemidji Speedway owners Tonya Stranger and Idella and...
December 9, 2013 - 5:34pm
August 5, 2013
Young fans have great time at Bemidji Speedway
BEMIDJI -- Bicycles and scooters were given away along with rides in a Mustang convertible pace car before each feature. It was "Kids' Night"...
August 5, 2013 - 2:11pm
July 22, 2013
Hot Sunday night at Bemidji Speedway
BEMIDJI - The temperature in the area has cooled but Sunday night at Bemidji Speedway the action was hotter than ever. Clean sweeps by Jenny...
July 22, 2013 - 7:47pm
July 8, 2013
National points leader Zieske shines at Bemidji Speedway
BEMIDJI -- The Fourth of July celebration in the Bemidji area ended on Sunday with the traditional parade through the middle of town and races...
July 8, 2013 - 11:28am