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April 23, 2015
Bemidji High School quarterback James Hendricks (3) carries the ball through the Brainerd defensive line during their October game in Bemidji. The Lumberjacks-Warriors rivalry was recently voted as the No. 1 rivalry in the state of Minnesota by Northstar Football News, a website that covers prep football around the state. (Pioneer file photo)
State’s best football rivalry: Bemidji vs. Brainerd game voted best in Minnesota
April 23, 2015 - 8:01pm
April 14, 2015
1 suspect in custody, 2 more sought in southeast Brainerd home invasion
April 14, 2015 - 4:47pm
April 11, 2015
PREP BASEBALL: Hendricks powers BHS past Brainerd
April 11, 2015 - 10:30pm
March 30, 2015
A Fire Boss aircraft drops fire retardant on a brush fire south of Brainerd Monday morning. (Steve Kohls | Brainerd Dispatch)play button
Mailbox explosion causes grass fire south of Brainerd: Juvenile taken into custody (video)
March 30, 2015 - 8:24pm
March 13, 2015
Man killed in last week's downtown Brainerd fire identified
March 13, 2015 - 9:12am
February 22, 2015
Bemidji defenseman Erik Fitzgerald takes a slap shot against Brainerd on Saturday in the Section 8AA semifinals at Bemidji Community Arena. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
BOYS HOCKEY: Bemidji blanks Brainerd: On to section finals against Moorhead
February 22, 2015 - 10:59am
February 21, 2015
Brainerd man defends himself in domestic abuse trial where woman choked, burned with cigarette
February 21, 2015 - 8:53pm
February 5, 2015
Bemidji senior Sylvia Grimm’s shot on Brainerd goalie Olivia King is just wide during the first period of their Section 8AA playoff game on Thursday night at Bemidji Community Arena. Bemidji won 2-0 to advance to play Roseau Saturday. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
GIRLS HOCKEY: Lumberjacks blank Brainerd to advance to Section 8AA quarterfinals 2-0
February 5, 2015 - 10:51pm
December 31, 2014
State Patrol identifies man killed in rollover near Brainerd
December 31, 2014 - 4:47pm
December 30, 2014
SWIMMING: Bemidji takes fourth at Brainerd Invite
December 30, 2014 - 9:42pm
December 18, 2014
Dispatch reporters Jessie Perrine and Jennifer Stockinger react in their own individual ways to eating lutefisk. (Kelly Humphrey | Brainerd Dispatch)
More newspapers take the Lutefisk Challenge
December 18, 2014 - 7:39pm
December 17, 2014
Brainerd man arrested for DWI after driving into Mille Lacs Lake
December 17, 2014 - 9:41am
December 11, 2014
Recently retired Bemidji Pioneer Sports Editor Pat Miller takes part in the Lutefisk Challenge on Wednesday at the Pioneer offices. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
Lutefisk Challenge oozes throughout northwest Minnesota
December 11, 2014 - 8:02pm
December 10, 2014
Bemidji Pioneer reporter Zach Kayser (left) and copy editor Joe Froemming take the Lutefisk Challenge on Wednesday at the Pioneer offices. The newspaper was challenged by the Grand Forks Herald to eat the Norwegian dish or donate to the Herald's annual toy drive. In addition to eating lutefisk, the Pioneer also made a monetary donation to the local Holiday Gifts for Kids program in Bemidji. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
VIDEO: Pioneer takes the Lutefisk Challenge
December 10, 2014 - 7:21pm
November 28, 2014
Plane lands safely after smoke fills cabin shortly after leaving Brainerd
November 28, 2014 - 6:34pm