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What is rape?: BSU hosts talk during 'Safe Spring Break' week
‘He stole our hearts’: Benefit for Junior is Sunday in Cass Lake
Hubbard finalizes deal to buy 16 Minnesota radio stations
Annual coat, winter apparel distribution Monday
N.D. troopers find 136 pounds of pot, arrest two from California
Bring on the champs: Bemidji takes on two-time defending champion Edina in Class AA quarterfinals
GIRLS BASKETBALL: STMA wins big, ends Bemidji’s season
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU's Scanlan named WCHA coach of the year
From 1986 to 2015: Bemidji heads to state tournament for first time in 29 years
PREP SPORTS: Warriors edge Fosston 54-52 to win Sub-Section 8A East title, Warriors one step from state
Marie B. Ward
Wayne Arthur Eller
Margaret Anna Krueger
Scotty Allison: Veterans Day on the Hill this week
John Eggers: How can you help all kids graduate?
Blane Klemek: The European starling a species of bird that seems to be around everyday
Don't let negativity sink your boat
Northland Stargazing: Open clusters, saints' days, and the vernal equinox
Off The Record Blog: ‘Parks And Recreation’ Goes Out On A High Note
Art briefs - Sunday March 1
PIONEER PREVIEWS: Ensemble's concert harkens to spring
Pioneer Previews: Much to do as March approaches
Art briefs - Sunday Feb. 22
A hefty turnout for the Northland Fat Bike Rally (photo gallery)
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Anglers' attention turns to perch as season winds down
Peterson, Northland Tackle honored by Fishing Hall of Fame
Blane Klemek: Here one day and gone the next
DNR to fly elk surveys in northwest Minnesota
Joseph Cotto: Altruism no substitute for helping yourself
Joe Gandelman: Giuliani: America’s hack
Ron Paul: DHS: What is it good for?
Tina Dupuy: O’Reilly: The make believe war correspondent
Pioneer Editorial: The drought is over: Go Lumberjacks!
February 28, 2015
Palmer named as president and CEO of North Central Door
BEMIDJI -- Steve Palmer has been promoted to president and CEO of North Central Door in Bemidji. He previously served as the company's general manager He will be assuming the position held previously by Steve Holley, who retired at the end of 2013. Palmer has been general manager...
February 28, 2015 - 2:01pm
Ambassadors congratulates Shannon Miller Agency
Bemidji Area Chamber Ambassadors recently congratulated American Family Insurance Shannon Miller Agency on its relocation to 1425 Paul Bunyan Drive NW, Suite 1. They are an insurance agency specializing in auto, home, business and life insurance plans. They can be reached at 751-5351....
February 28, 2015 - 1:53pm
Ambassadors congratulate First Realty Real Living
The Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors recently congratulated First Realty Real Living on its relocation to 512 Paul Bunyan Drive NW. They have been specializing in helping buyers and sellers in their real estate needs since 1958. Visit their website at www.firstrealtybemidji.com...
February 28, 2015 - 1:52pm
February 19, 2015
Advocates of paid family leave push for new program in Minnesota
By Doug Belden St. Paul Pioneer Press ST. PAUL -- Coming off a session in which they raised the minimum wage and provided increased workplace protections for women, some DFL lawmakers launched an effort Wednesday to secure paid family leave for all workers in the state....
February 19, 2015 - 8:31am
February 16, 2015
BSU Foundation, developers close land deal: Off-campus housing, future commercial development planned for old BHS site
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji State University Foundation closed on a deal to sell the former Bemidji High School site in order for developers to turn it into off-campus student housing and commercial property, BSU announced Friday. Peterson Developers acquired the 11 acres from the...
news / local
February 16, 2015 - 1:33pm
February 6, 2015
Fate of Bemidji RadioShack unclear after bankruptcy filing
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Radioshack is on a company list of potential locations to be closed following the company's filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Thursday. Reuters reported Thursday that RadioShack plans to sell between 1,500 and 2,400 of its 4,100 stores to a hedge fund and...
news / business
February 6, 2015 - 6:46pm
Wiegand hired at Karvakko Engineering
BEMIDJI — Karvakko Engineering announced Ben Wiegand was hired full-time as a project manager. Wiegand has been with Karvakko Engineering as an intern since September 2013, and recently graduated from BSU in December with a double major in applied engineering and technology...
February 6, 2015 - 6:15pm
January 30, 2015
Knife River Materials wins top awards
BEMIDJI -- Knife River Materials, Northern Minnesota of Bemidji recently won three awards at the National Asphalt Pavement Association annual meeting in Marco Island, Fla. Knife River Materials won the 2014 Larry H. Lemon Quality in Construction Award for excellence in construction...
January 30, 2015 - 4:51pm
January 24, 2015
Ambassadors congratulate Bemidji Eagles Aerie 351
Bemidji Area Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors recently congratulated Bemidji Eagles Aerie 351 on the 5,000 square-foot addition to the building...
news / business
January 24, 2015 - 12:00am
January 9, 2015
Beltrami County Attorney's Office announces new hires
BEMIDJI -- The Beltrami County Attorney's Office has announced the appointment of David P. Frank to the position of chief assistant Beltrami County attorney. Frank, who served as an assistant Beltrami County attorney for 19 years, fills the position vacated by newly elected Beltrami...
news / business
January 9, 2015 - 9:06pm
Ambassadors congratulated Provision Contractors, LLC
The Bemidji Area Chamber Ambassadors congratulated Provision Contractors, LLC on its new business. They are general contractors offering roofing, siding and window services. Visit them at 201 Third St. SW, Suite 201 or call them at 444-4434. Pictured (from left to right) are ambassadors...
January 9, 2015 - 9:00pm
December 31, 2014
Bar 209 to buy American Legion building
BEMIDJI -- The American Legion building downtown will be sold to become the new Bar 209, officials said Monday. American Legion commander Bob Aitken said Ralph Gracie Post No. 14 plans to sell the building at 217 Minnesota Ave. NW in downtown Bemidji that's been its home for 25...
December 31, 2014 - 3:50pm
December 23, 2014
The Pioneer's holiday hours
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Pioneer will not be published on Thursday, Christmas Day. We will resume publication on Friday, Dec. 26. Additionally,...
news / region
December 23, 2014 - 3:42pm
December 20, 2014
The pull factor: Retail industry indicative of Bemidji's regional draw
BEMIDJI -- If you're planning to do some last-minute Christmas shopping this week, chances are you'll be doing so in Bemidji. Nearly four-fifths...
news / local
December 20, 2014 - 11:15pm