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Heat, power outage greets people awaiting Trump in Duluth
Columnist Nicole Phillips, daughter appearing on Hallmark Channel show
Senate rejects billions in Trump spending cuts as two Republicans vote 'no'
Redby man pleads guilty in child’s killing
Heat, power outage affecting those waiting for Trump in Duluth
Wild to play Colorado in season opener; Las Vegas in home opener
'Embarrassed and disappointed' Mickelson apologizes for U.S. Open penalty
Bemidji dance duo wins national title
Vikings to offer limited free tickets to practices
Former Minnesotan worked since childhood for NBA draft night
Barbara Jean Cook
Charlene Mae Kvande
Britney Ann Lussier
Gloria E. Hatch
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Tips for pest management in the garden
No-cook sauce? No problem for Arugula Walnut Pesto
Commentary: Lessons of the circuitous, fresh route to the office
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: BWCA trip brings close encounters with bears
VIVIAN DELGADO: Knowledge, writing bring power to modern societies
Can Hugh Hefner's 26-year-old son convince his generation that Playboy is sexy?
Jerry Springer changed TV forever. After 27 seasons, his daytime talk circus may be over.
Fox News' Laura Ingraham says immigrant child detention centers are 'essentially summer camps'
XXXTentacion: The nasty, brutish and short life of the chart-topping rapper killed Monday
Whether rocked or stocked, 'sneakerhead' culture is alive
They’re Minnesota’s lake detectives: Volunteers trying to tame invasive species
PAUL NELSON FISHING: How low should you go?
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: BWCA trip brings close encounters with bears
Commentary: LOW, Rainy limit proposal seems reasonable
200 miles on the Superior Hiking Trail: As SHT network grows, so does popularity
You no longer get a free Burger King Whopper if you have a World Cup star's baby
27 new foods, 5 new vendors announced for Minnesota State Fair
Sun Mart in Fergus Falls closing
Rebel developers are trying to cure our smartphone addiction - with an app
When it comes to tipping for service, millennials are cheapest
Place a Business Announcement
Leona Schummer Traut
Bob & Ardelle Bieberdorf
Lindseth Graduates from University of Minnesota
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Replacing Line 3 is safest, best option
Laura Bush: Separating children from their parents at the border 'breaks my heart'
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A meditation for the Fourth of July
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: We need to promote the "natural highs" to youth
March 25, 2018
Art of the ride: Bemidji man makes custom leather bicycle seats
BEMIDJI, Minn.—In the basement of his Bemidji home, Jerry Smith is busy hammering a design into a flat piece of leather. Although it may...
March 25, 2018 - 9:02am
December 5, 2017
Bikes in the Boundary Waters Wilderness? Bill in Congress would allow it.
ELY, Minn.—A proposal to allow motorized wheelchairs as well as bikes, carts and wheelbarrows in federal wilderness areas — potentially including the Boundary Waters and Isle Royale — is advancing in Washington. The U.S. House Subcommittee on Federal Lands is scheduled...
December 5, 2017 - 8:40pm
July 15, 2017
Froome regains control as Matthews wins stage 14 of Tour de France
RODEZ, France — Chris Froome reclaimed the overall lead on the Tour de France after he left Italian Fabio Aru trailing in a punchy finish...
July 15, 2017 - 4:07pm
August 9, 2014
Nice Ride running smoothly: More than 600 rides taken; more bikes coming next week
BEMIDJI -- It's been mostly a smooth ride for the Nice Ride Bemidji bicycle share program since its kick-off on June 22. The bright orange...
August 9, 2014 - 1:21am
June 23, 2014
Megan Serratore column: Loop the Lake a perfect Saturday
BEMIDJI -- It is almost always a good day to loop the lake, but Saturday was better than ever. I took part in the first Loop the Lake Festival...
June 23, 2014 - 10:20am
June 22, 2014
Nice Ride Bemidji officially opens
Local civic leaders, including from the city and Bemidji State University, along with representatives from Nice Ride Minnesota and Blue Cross...
June 22, 2014 - 4:05pm
June 21, 2014
Loop the Lake Festival: Looking forward to the Loop
BEMIDJI -- Although Erica Ward has lived in Bemidji almost all her life, for the first time she will be biking the 17-mile loop around Lake...
June 21, 2014 - 12:46am
June 19, 2014
Time to get 'Loop'y: Loop the Lake Festival celebrates Bemidji’s bicycling culture
BEMIDJI -- The city's bicycle-friendly reputation will be on display Saturday when about 250 pedalers take off on a ride around Lake Bemidji...
June 19, 2014 - 11:48pm
May 5, 2014
Bicycle tour will fight hunger
BEMIDJI -- A bicycle tour will begin here this week to raise awareness of and support for efforts to address hunger. The Hunger Ride: Feeding People, Feeding Souls is a regional ride that will begin Saturday in Bemidji and end May 16 in Moorhead, in tandem with the two-day annual...
May 5, 2014 - 10:15am
May 1, 2014
Minnesota ranks second for bike-friendly states
John Myers Forum News Service DULUTH — Minnesota ranks second and Wisconsin third among the most bike-friendly states in the U.S., according to the League of American Bicyclists. Only Washington ranked higher for having better trails, laws, promotion of and participation in bicycling. The...
May 1, 2014 - 11:33pm
January 29, 2013
MnDOT gets award for Mississippi River bikeway
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Transportation has received a national award for its planning for the Mississippi River Trail bikeway. Minnesota was the first state to develop a plan for bicycling along the Mississippi River. The 800-mile route closely follows...
January 29, 2013 - 8:51am
October 30, 2012
Pioneer Editorial: Cheers and Jeers
Communication gaffes raise some red flags
October 30, 2012 - 1:26am
October 26, 2012
Cabin, Bike Guy shop named Bronze Bicycle Friendly Businesses
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Two Bemidji businesses were recognized by the League of American Bicyclists as bronze-level Bicycle Friendly Businesses for promoting cycling. The Bike Guy Ski and Bicycle Shop and Cabin Coffeehouse and Café each received awards.
October 26, 2012 - 8:59pm
October 25, 2012
Dayton mediates meeting on Paul Bunyan Trail Bridge sign
BEMIDJI – There’s renewed hope for a “Welcome to Bemidji” sign on the Paul Bunyan Trail Bridge after Gov. Mark Dayton met with city and state officials Wednesday afternoon to help resolve the issue.
October 25, 2012 - 12:42am
October 22, 2012
Bemidji is Bike Friendly Community
The city of Bemidji was named a Bronze Bicycle Friendly Community by the League of American Bicyclist on Monday afternoon. Bemidji was recognized...
October 22, 2012 - 11:49pm