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TRIAD to meet on Thursday
Annual winter bird count at LBSP
Music Jam at the Senior Center
In death reunited: 75 years after Pearl Harbor attack, Anderson brothers of Dilworth, Minn., will rest together in USS Arizona
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Jacks ‘flip’ the script, beat Hibbing
AUTO RACING: Awards handed out at speedway banquet
Coleman highlights BSU track and field’s 2016-17 opener
FOOTBALL: Beavers' Adams an Academic All-American
FOOTBALL: BSU's Benham, Olszewski named all-region
Ray O. Carpenter
Bruce Robert Smith
Margaret Emma Treat
Emma "Margaret" Treat
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Deal with clutter: We owe it to our brain
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
Chorale to bring 'Peace' to Bemidji
Art classes scheduled
PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Perseverance pays off
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A first-hand look at protest injuries
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakota Access Pipeline should be rerouted
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
November 1, 2016
Cirrus jet gets federal approval
Hailing it as the start of a "new era in personal transportation," Duluth's Cirrus Aircraft on Monday announced the government approved its new...
November 1, 2016 - 10:06am
October 28, 2016
Building northland careers with deconstruction: Social enterprise provides jobs, teaches skills and saves resources
CASS LAKE—Seven years ago, Duane Fisher knew it was time to shake off city life for a quieter life in the country. So he moved from Minneapolis...
October 28, 2016 - 7:20pm
October 24, 2016
Standing Rock calls on DOJ to intervene in pipeline situation; DAPL explains land purchase
BISMARCK – Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Chairman Dave Archambault II is calling on the U.S. Department of Justice to intervene in the increasingly tense situation unfolding between law enforcement and protesters of the Dakota Access Pipeline after 127 people were arrested over the...
October 24, 2016 - 11:05am
October 15, 2016
NTC offers CNA course
BEMIDJI—Enrollment is open for Northwest Technical College's Certified Nursing Assistant program, a three-credit certificate that prepares graduates for careers as nursing assistants or home health aides. The course, which begins Tuesday and runs through Dec. 13, meets on Tuesday...
October 15, 2016 - 2:30am
October 11, 2016
After 17 hours, Allina and nurses reach deal to halt strike
ST. PAUL — Allina Health and the Minnesota Nurses Association reached a tentative agreement late Monday, Oct. 10, to settle outstanding contract...
October 11, 2016 - 10:44am
October 5, 2016
Adding to the tourist town feeling: Sign company makes its mark on downtown Alexandria, surrounding area
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — Two summers ago, Tracy Ford was shopping for a new sign for the Sugar Shack when she moved to a new spot on Broadway in...
October 5, 2016 - 1:00am
September 28, 2016
Culver's to open in Bemidji in January
BEMIDJI—A new Culver's restaurant is scheduled to open in Bemidji in January. An official groundbreaking ceremony has been scheduled for...
September 28, 2016 - 12:50pm
September 24, 2016
Community Health Workers to gather at NTC
BEMIDJI—Community Health Workers from across Minnesota will gather at Northwest Technical College for the inaugural Rural Community Health Worker Conference. The one-day conference will begin at 9 a.m. Oct. 21 on campus. The conference is meant for employers of Community Health...
September 24, 2016 - 5:15am
September 13, 2016
Cirrus loses production work to new Mexican plant
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A California-based company’s decision to build a new manufacturing facility in Mexico has shifted work away from the Cirrus Aircraft plant in Grand Forks. Icon Aircraft announced the construction of a new facility in Tijuana last week. There, it will produce...
September 13, 2016 - 11:50pm
Minn. Supreme Court hears arguments in ex-Cirrus CEO lawsuit
ST. PAUL -- A feud between an airplane manufacturing company and its founder continued Tuesday as lawyers for both sides argued over lawsuit...
September 13, 2016 - 11:02pm
August 30, 2016
Timber talks: Forestry business leaders meet with state DNR commissioner in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Forest industry representatives from across the northern Minnesota region gathered Tuesday at the Mayflower Building in Bemidji to discuss issues with the Department of Natural Resources. As part of the meeting, DNR Commissioner Tom Landwehr was on hand to answer questions...
August 30, 2016 - 9:08pm
August 27, 2016
‘Brew boys’ bring new flavor: Beer hobby turns into obsession, business pairing
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- Beer. It seems to have been around forever, capturing people’s interest since the beginning of time. Nick Murray and...
August 27, 2016 - 9:00pm
August 20, 2016
As small towns lose grocers, Palubicki’s seeks to build new store in Fosston
FOSSTON, Minn. -- As Leah Palubicki strode through the grocery store that bears her family’s name, she noted one of the aging building’s...
August 20, 2016 - 8:40am
August 18, 2016
CITY GOVERNMENT: Council revokes bar‘s liquor license
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council revoked a liquor license from a local business after a public hearing Monday. Belonging to Modern Operations LP, doing business as Toasty Beavers Sports Bar & Grill downtown, the on-sale liquor license was considered for revocation because of...
August 18, 2016 - 7:20pm
August 5, 2016
Parenteau's OOf-da Tacos at State Fair
ERSKINE—Greg and Donna Parenteau, of Erskine, will be part of the 2016 Minnesota State Fair with their business Parenteau's OOf-da Tacos Inc. The couple has owned and operated since 1996, but this will be their first time at the State Fair. The Minnesota State Fair will be held...
August 5, 2016 - 8:42pm