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Broadband debate centers on cost, students, businesses
West-central Minnesota man sent to jail for not feeding animals on hobby farm
Rothsay man accused of threatening woman with firearm
Minnesota authorities hand out nearly 1,000 texting-while-driving violations
Driver who crashed into Head Start Bus near Granite Falls to serve a year in jail
SOFTBALL: Yost named to All-NSIC Second Team
BSU's Prout, Peterson honored for academic achievements
BOYS GOLF: BHS takes fourth at Sauk Centre
SOFTBALL: Beavers begin first NSIC tournament since 2008
BASEBALL: No. 2 Huskies sweep Beavers (PHOTO GALLERY)
Barbara Jean (Wittner) Ellis
Beata "Bea" Caroline Lein Huebsch
Betty Lou (Cortez) Petersen
Leon Wayne Gladen
Roger D. Kruger, Sr.
John Eggers: What is an antique?
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Yes, you can grow fruit in the garden
MASTER GARDENERS: New perennials for your garden
Patt Rall: The newest theater company in the area
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Walking the path of Indigenous education
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Purple Rain’
Art Briefs: Region 2 Arts Council open house with Sheila Smith, BSO presents ‘Of Remembrance and Romance’ and more
Patt Rall: Woodcarving and Nordic music (Celtic, too)
Off The Record Blog: RIP Prince
‘Better Call Saul’ Season 2, Episode 10: ‘Klick’
Blane Klemek: The great blue heron is the largest heron in North America
Youth firearm safety range day is May 9
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Anglers can make test run for walleye
Blane Klemek: Thoughts on woodland thrushes and the charming ovenbird
DNR to hold meeting on Rabideau Lake
Martha Ferden birthday
Marcy Melberg birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: EMS 'family' touched by Clark's letter
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The cost of eradicating poverty is low
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What about our country’s military heroes?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Raising gas tax is equitable way to fund infrastructure projects
Pioneer Editorial: Grade A for education in Bemidji
April 24, 2016
More (room) for Least: Downtown boutique, art studio to move into larger space
BEMIDJI—The Least of These, a "social change boutique" and art studio, has been busy working to create positive change in the world. But...
News / local
April 24, 2016 - 12:44am
April 15, 2016
Corner Bar makes website's best hockey bars list
BEMIDJI—The website Pond Hockey Brew— http://pondhockeybrew.com/ recently listed "The World's Best Hockey Bars." A total of 51 bars were listed, including the Corner Bar in Bemidji.
April 15, 2016 - 6:48pm
Highway 371: Transportation commissioner speaks at groundbreaking in Pequot Lakes
PEQUOT LAKES—State transportation commissioner Charlie Zelle and others spoke Friday, April 15, at an official groundbreaking ceremony...
April 15, 2016 - 6:17pm
Beltrami Electric annual meeting Thursday
BEMIDJI -- Members of Beltrami Electric Cooperative are invited to attend the cooperative’s 76th annual meeting April 21 at Bemidji High School, 2900 Division St. W. Registration and dinner will begin at 5:30 p.m. with the meeting slated for 7 p.m., a release said.The agenda includes...
News / region
April 15, 2016 - 11:06am
March 25, 2016
Growing in the right direction: Couple takes over greenhouse business
BEMIDJI -- You could say Janee and Lee Hill are starting their new business from the ground up. Sort of. The couple are entering their first...
News / business
March 25, 2016 - 7:16pm
March 11, 2016
Echternach named new CEO at Beltrami Electric
BEMIDJI -- Jared Echternach has been named general manager and CEO of Beltrami Electric Cooperative in Bemidji. The cooperative’s board of...
News / business
March 11, 2016 - 5:21pm
March 10, 2016
Online MBA program at BSU accepting students
BEMIDJI -- BSU’s revamped online Master of Business Administration program is now accepting students for the fall. The program consists of 12 courses taught entirely online by BSU faculty, with an emphasis on business principles, strategic analysis and leadership development. Students...
News / education
March 10, 2016 - 4:23pm
February 28, 2016
Built for beer: Bemidji Brewing Co. plans to open in larger downtown location in summer (video)
BEMIDJI—Surrounded by construction tools in a building at 211 America Ave. NW are numerous shiny beer brewing machines ready for action....
February 28, 2016 - 12:23am
February 20, 2016
Wegley earns industry honor
BEMIDJI—Bruce Wegley, a financial associate with Thrivent Financial, has qualified to attend the national Peak Performers conference as...
February 20, 2016 - 4:15pm
Ambassadors visit Paul Bunyan Sub Shop
Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors recently visited the new Paul Bunyan Sub Shop, located at 119 Second St. NW. The restaurant provides...
February 20, 2016 - 4:13pm
GigaZone expands to school districts
BEMIDJI—Paul Bunyan Communications recently announced all of the school districts served by the cooperative have been upgraded and are now in the GigaZone, the advanced regional Gigabit fiber network, one of the largest rural Gigabit networks in the country. The school districts...
February 20, 2016 - 4:12pm
January 26, 2016
Family Night at Buena Vista on Friday
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Parks and Recreation Department will host a family night Friday at Buena Vista Ski Area, 19600 Irvine Ave NW.Family skiing and snowboarding will take place from 4 to 8 p.m. Cost is $26. Family tubing night will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. Cost is $17. Activities...
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January 26, 2016 - 6:43pm
Nermoe to lead Sanford Health of Northern Minnesota
BEMIDJI—Sanford Health of Northern Minnesota has named Bryan Nermoe its new president. Nermoe has served as interim president since November...
January 26, 2016 - 10:46am
January 19, 2016
An ink expansion for downtown Bemidji: Your Mom's Tattoo Atelier set to reopen Wednesday after three weeks of renovation, expansion
BEMIDJI -- After about three weeks, several downtown artists are eager to get back to the drawing board. Make that the drawing arm … or neck...
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January 19, 2016 - 9:35pm
January 12, 2016
New program for children at Harmony Food Co-op
BEMIDJI -- Children 12 years of age and younger can become a Co+op Explorer at Harmony Food Co-op in Bemidji.Children with a parent or adult will be issued their a Co+op Explorers member card and a Co+op Explorers fruit and veggie passport. In the passport, Co+op Explorers can record...
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January 12, 2016 - 8:46am