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New Food Shelf event sprouts up: Inaugural fundraiser will help fund food bank’s farm project
UPDATED: Jury finds Rossbach guilty
Crews clean up chemical spill after train derailment near Superior
Biden planning campaign stop in Duluth on Friday
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be ‘removed from the land’
BOYS SOCCER: BHS meets Mankato West in Class A state quarterfinals
FOOTBALL: Spuds blow out Jacks 48-0 in section playoffs
GIRLS SWIMMING: Lumberjacks edge Detroit Lakes
PREP FOOTBALL: Bagley blitzes Crookston, CL-B falls to Waubun
GIRLS TENNIS: Kelm making BHS tennis history as she prepares for state singles tourney (Updated)
Esther M. Decker
Dennis Allen McClimek
Keith Wayne Littler
Jennifer Ann Garbett Waye
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: On rejection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you care to give?
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: As tradition goes
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What will be your last words to someone?
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: How to harvest wild rice
Off The Record: Negan Was The Shot In The Arm ‘The Walking Dead’ Needed
PODCAST: The JOE-DOWN Reviews “KISS Meets The Phantom Of The Park”
Famed musician Bobby Vee dies
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
MASTER GARDENERS: Think differently about garden clean up
WATCH: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The mice are everywhere it seems
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Lakes, rivers cooling a bit slower this year
New specialty license plates to go on sale
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Stop moral erosion with your votes
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let Congress fix health care dilemma
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: McMullin a refreshing alternative
Presidential Editorial: This time for president, none of the above
Letter to the editor: Clintons’ hearts are in right place
UPDATED: Jury finds Rossbach guilty
October 10, 2015
Ambassadors visit AutoZone
Bemidji Area Chamber Ambassadors recently congratulated AutoZone on its new business. It is the leading auto parts retailer. Visit the company...
October 10, 2015 - 1:50pm
Leonhard receives certification
BEMIDJI—Jennifer Leonhard, a genetic counselor at Sanford Bemidji, recently received certification through the American Board of Genetic...
October 10, 2015 - 1:49pm
Kehoe named to state list
BEMIDJI—Anne Kehoe of Security BankUSA was named a Minnesota Housing Top Producing Loan Officer at the Platinum Level for the first half...
October 10, 2015 - 1:48pm
October 3, 2015
Daniel to serve as Evergreen Rock Sober Coordinator
BEMIDJI—Concha Daniel has been named as Rock Sober Coordinator for Evergreen Youth and Family Services. Before taking the Rock Sober Coordinator position, she served as mental health practitioner for Leech Lake Behavioral Health, a homeschool advocate for Bemidji High School...
October 3, 2015 - 12:18am
October 2, 2015
Medal winner: Bemidji Brewing earns silver at Great American Beer Festival
BEMIDJI -- The Great American Beer Festival, held this past weekend in Denver, is the Olympics for U.S. brewers. And this past weekend, Bemidji...
October 2, 2015 - 8:44pm
Closing the doors: After years downtown, Ben Franklin Crafts holding final sales in the weeks ahead
BEMIDJI -- After decades as a downtown Bemidji staple, Ben Franklin Crafts has decided to close its doors after all its inventory is off the...
October 2, 2015 - 8:33pm
Putting out the pumpkins: Family starts own pumpkin patch on farm near Shooks
SHOOKS, Minn. -- Last year, Jenna Chandler decided to embark on a great pumpkin adventure. Jenna and her husband, Jacob, live on an 80-acre...
October 2, 2015 - 11:39am
September 30, 2015
On-the-job training: New Minnesota Chamber President meets Bemidji business community
BEMIDJI -- With less than a month under his belt as the new president of the Minnesota Chamber of Commerce, Doug Loon is making it a priority...
September 30, 2015 - 6:46pm
September 27, 2015
A boom in Bemidji: Four local companies listed among fastest-growing in the U.S.
BEMIDJI—From Industrial Park to the downtown region in Bemidji and beyond, the local economy is both expanding and diversifying. Want...
September 27, 2015 - 12:10am
September 22, 2015
Networking nations: Minnesota tribes meet in Red Lake for economic development summit
RED LAKE -- Reservation grounds may never be restored to their former glory across the state of sky-tinted water -- Minnesota. But, that doesn’t...
September 22, 2015 - 8:18pm
September 18, 2015
AirCorps Aviation makes Inc. 5000 list
BEMIDJI—AirCorps Aviation was recently ranked No. 599 on the Inc. magazine's 5000 2015 list of the 5,000 fastest-growing private U.S. companies. Part...
September 18, 2015 - 7:30pm
September 13, 2015
Feasts, fun for Football: Where to watch the big games (Vikings) on Sundays
BEMIDJI—Setting up for an NFL football game viewing party, no matter what team you cheer for (but we all know it's the Vikings), can be an all-day experience. From prepping the crock pot for the cheese dip to picking out the perfect Game Day jersey and making sure the drinks...
September 13, 2015 - 12:31am
September 11, 2015
Return of the sub: Couple plans to reopen Paul Bunyan Sub Shop downtown
BEMIDJI—Todd Miller remembers as a young boy pedaling around downtown Bemidji delivering his paper route. He always made it a point to...
September 11, 2015 - 7:42pm
A new heritage for Heritage House in Blackduck
The Heritage House of Blackduck is a facility that everyone in the community is familiar with, but what about a facility known as Serenity Living...
September 11, 2015 - 11:03am
August 29, 2015
Economic development summit to be held at Red Lake
BEMIDJI—Minnesota's three largest American Indian tribes—Red Lake, White Earth and Leech Lake—will hold its regularly scheduled Economic Development Summit on Sept. 21-23 at the Seven Clans Casino and Event Center in Red Lake. The goal is to better develop business...
August 29, 2015 - 3:39pm