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Marijuana wax receiving increased attention from law enforcement
Brother of alleged synthetic drug dealer plans to open smoke shop in Bemidji
Moderate Drought Conditions Continue
From Blackduck to Beijing: Former area resident Brandon Ferdig recounts his travels in new book, presentation
Grand Forks student competes in dancewear modeling contest
MEN'S HOCKEY: Former BSU defensman Prapavessis to sign with AHL Rochester
BASKETBALL: Bemidji hoops teams to move down to Class AAA
TRACK AND FIELD: Bagley/Fosston competes in the Paul Bunyan Classic
SOFTBALL: BSU sweeps Crookston in rare home game
Annual Chippewa Triathlon to be held June 13 in Cass Lake
Roger R. Aamold
Raymond A. Theisen
Blane Klemek: Ruffed grouse are the drummers of the woods
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: How best to protect the pollinators
John Eggers: The winter adventures of Simon and Simone
Patrick Guilfoile: Does finger length point to agreeableness?
MOLLY MIRON COLUMN: One of the most difficult, but most honored times of my career
Welcome to the 'Thunder' dome: Celtic Thunder to hit the stage Tuesday
Pioneer Previews: Oxcars on tap today
Art briefs - Sunday March 22
Art briefs - Sunday March 15
An extravaganza of guests: BSU, Headwaters to host variety of musicians this week
READER PHOTO: Sundog in the afternoon
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Meltdown makes things tricky for ice anglers
Photo of the Day: Pussy Willows
Blane Klemek: The northern cardinal is indeed a popular bird
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Fish are changing locations as spring approaches
Gerhardson birthday celebration
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why Congress wrote that letter to Iran
Rick Jensen: Bibi reveals Obama’s hypocrisy
Bob Franken: No voting, voting no
Byron York: As calls for more foreign workers, Senate hears of displaced Americans
Tina Dupuy: The anarcho-GOP
March 23, 2015
AgweekTV: Learning about Lamancha goats
Stay connected with the latest in Ag news with Agweek's Shawna Olson.
March 23, 2015 - 6:00am
March 20, 2015
Aylesworths win national award for customer service
BEMIDJI -- Real Living First Realty, Real Living Real Estate recently announced Harry and Noemi Aylesworth have received the Premier Service Diamond Elite national award for providing superior customer service to home buyers and sellers in Bemidji. To qualify for the award, buyers...
March 20, 2015 - 10:15pm
March 16, 2015
Dayton kicks transportation tour into high gear (video)
BEMIDJI -- Gov. Mark Dayton stopped in Bemidji on Monday on the latest of his continuing trips around Minnesota, attempting to build support for his sweeping transportation proposals in some of the major cities potentially affected by them. In January, Dayton announced a comprehensive...
news / region
March 16, 2015 - 10:46pm
Paul Bunyan Communications expands “GigaZone” to Park Rapids area
BEMIDJI -- Paul Bunyan Communications announced Monday it has expanded its “GigaZone” Internet service to the Park Rapids area. The...
news / local
March 16, 2015 - 9:57pm
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