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Sanford’s annual Taco Event set for Aug. 2
Two hurt in Northern Township crash
Bemidji Community Band concert Sunday at BSU
Burundi teenage robotics team goes missing after U.S. contest
Garth Brooks tickets go on sale Friday for his last stop in Upper Midwest on this world tour
Kolpack: Don't be thinking about hotel reservations in Minneapolis anytime soon
Spieth, Koepka, Kuchar lead American charge at British Open
Autograph hounds in Minnesota make baseball team hotels a signature spot
Timberwolves, G Wiggins inching closer to 5-year deal
Froome takes another step toward Tour de France crown
Dawn D. (Harrison-Losh) Wind
Edna Nancy Johnson
Theresa Ashley McLaughlin
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The world needs outlandish schools
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The natural laws are all around us
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Simon and Simone have a summer activity director. . .me!
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: How to enjoy the best Fourth of July ever
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Two new Harry Potter books to be released in October
Take a trip to 'Almost, Maine'
Watermark seeks donations for art auction fundraiser for Goodwin
Norah Rendell and the Lost Forty, Eric Carlson to perform at Art in the Park
Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dead at 89
MASTER GARDENERS: The cut-flower pathway
FISH TALES: Al Shervold on Upper Red Lake
Starry Trek comes to Beltrami County: Volunteers needed for Aug. 5 event to help search for starry stonewort
DNR discovers zebra mussels in Lake Edward and Mahnomen pit lake
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: ‘Purple martin mania’ has returned to Minnesota
Brett & Sadie Bahr
Vern and Mary Lathe
Doug and Pat Tangborn
Max & Nina Cheney
Paul & Sharon Hokuf
Column: A judiciary transformed at blazing speed under Trump
World of Wine: Wine tasting is about new discoveries
Trump has made it a priority to dismantle Obama's legacy. He has little to show for it so far.
Lost Italian: Refreshing summer slushes to to help beat the heat
Parenting Perspectives: A moment of Zen amid our Summer of Yeehaw
June 25, 2017
Lions assist with Eagle Scout project
AJ Dahl is diligently working to reach the rank of Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America. For a project to fulfill requirements, Dahl chose...
June 25, 2017 - 10:40am
April 2, 2017
Lions donate to Boy Scouts
Ben Mahlke, Regional Boy Scouts Director, was the guest speaker at the Bemidji Lions weekly meeting. Mahlke shared the goals of the Boy Scouts...
April 2, 2017 - 9:00am
November 9, 2016
Minnesota Scout family honored for actions during 2015 fatal Iowa crash
WOODBURY, Minn. -- It was a hot day in the summer of 2015. William Earley was driving his sons, Woodbury middle school students Liam and Ben,...
November 9, 2016 - 5:17pm
November 6, 2016
Nelson earned Eagle Scout Rank
William D. "Billy" Nelson of Troop 25 in Bemidji received his Eagle Scout rank at an Eagle Court of Honor held Oct. 29. Nelson's Eagle project...
November 6, 2016 - 7:50am
July 21, 2016
Two fatalities reported after severe storms sweep across Quetico, Boundary Waters
Two people died and others were injured after a powerful storm ripped across the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness and Quetico Provincial...
July 21, 2016 - 5:57pm
April 22, 2016
Blackduck Boy Scouts celebrate with banquet
The Blackduck Boy Scout Troop 47 held its blue and gold banquet Tuesday night at the Zion Lutheran Church. Individual awards for popcorn sales...
April 22, 2016 - 11:04am
July 27, 2015
Boy Scouts lift blanket ban on gay adult leaders, employees
DALLAS (Reuters) — The Boy Scouts of America on Monday ended the group's outright ban on openly gay adult leaders and employees, rolling back...
July 27, 2015 - 7:11pm
May 23, 2013
Boy Scouts approve plan to accept openly gay boys
GRAPEVINE, Texas (AP) — The Boy Scouts of America threw open its ranks Thursday to gay Scouts but not gay Scout leaders — a fiercely contested...
May 23, 2013 - 7:13pm
January 29, 2013
Local Boy Scouts council to take wait-and-see on gay policy
By Steve Kuchera, Forum News Service DULUTH —The local Boy Scouts council has adopted a wait-and-see attitude toward news that the Boy Scouts of America may soon allow local sponsors to decide whether to accept gays as scouts and leaders.
January 29, 2013 - 11:53pm
October 26, 2012
Ewert completes Eagle Scout project
BEMIDJI – Nolan Ewert of Bemidji Boy Scout Troup 82 recently completed his Eagle Scout project at Adult Day Services Inc. Ewert led fellow scouts Toby Glen, Daniel Cartwright, Zachery Mans and Sebastian Holman in building an adaptive horseshoe pit for ADS participants. Jeff Ewert,...
October 26, 2012 - 8:45pm
October 21, 2012
Robert A. Woodke: Scouts work to ensure safety of boys in program
The AP story on the front page of the Bemidji Pioneer about the Boy Scouts of America’s Ineligible Volunteer files (Oct. 19) did not tell the whole story. First, the files were kept because the alleged perpetrators were not allowed to be adult Scout volunteers and were part of...
October 21, 2012 - 12:05am