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Investigation into Fargo officers’ shooting may take a month
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Pioneer Editorial: Showing off all Bemidji has to offer
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UPDATED: Third suspect in Downwind murder case appears in court Thursday
December 17, 2015
BOYS BASKETBALL: Pine River-Backus holds off Cass Lake-Bena in second half
BEMIDJI — The Pine River-Backus High School boys basketball team held off a late comeback bid to beat Cass Lake-Bena 58-53 at the Sanford Center...
December 17, 2015 - 11:11pm
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Fouls, injury stymies Cass Lake-Bena chance to rally vs. Pine River-Backus
BEMIDJI — Faced with the loss of their top post player, the Cass Lake-Bena girls basketball team found itself struggling to get any momentum...
December 17, 2015 - 11:06pm
November 6, 2015
BASKETBALL: Red Lake, Cass Lake-Bena to play at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—Area basketball teams will be on display next month on Bemidji's biggest stage: The Sanford Center announced Friday it is hosting...
November 6, 2015 - 1:54pm
October 27, 2015
AREA VOLLEYBALL: Cass Lake-Bena knocks out Blackduck
CASS LAKE — After dropping the first set at home Tuesday against the No. 5 team in the Section 8A East Sub-Section, Blackduck, Cass Lake-Bena took the next three sets to win 18-25, 25-13, 25-18, 25-18. The No. 4 seeded Panthers (14-10), who were swept by the Drakes (9-16) two weeks...
October 27, 2015 - 11:03pm
October 12, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL: Kelliher-Northome, Clearbrook-Gonvick, Bagley all open at home
The Kelliher-Northome football team dominated in the regular season to escape unbeaten. And once again, the Mustangs are one of the top seeds in their MSHSL 9-man section tournament playoffs, which begin Friday. Just about the only thing different for the Mustangs this season is...
October 12, 2015 - 11:11pm
October 7, 2015
FOOTBALL: Cass Lake-Bena falls to Ada-Borup in season finale
CASS LAKE — Cass Lake-Bena football got week eight started early, but Ada-Borup got on the scoreboard early and often as the Cougars won 40-0 on Wednesday. Sophomore Dexter Pelzman returned a 65-yard punt for a touchdown just 2 minutes, and 25 seconds into the game to go up 7-0. The...
October 7, 2015 - 10:24pm
October 1, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL: Area teams battling for playoff position
As teams battle for position in the playoff seedings, Blackduck, Northome/Kelliher and Clearbrook-Gonvick helped their cases with wins in week six. Bagley, Red Lake and Cass Lake-Bena weren’t so lucky and picked up losses. This week will be another battle for playoff positioning. Blackduck After...
October 1, 2015 - 11:18pm
September 11, 2015
AREA FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Bagley loses, Kelliher stays undefeated
BAGLEY — The New York Mills football team defeated the Bagley Flyers 14-8, handing Bagley its first home loss in nearly two years. The Flyers (2-2) were unable to stop the rushing attack of Zach Frost, who gained 137 yards for the Eagles, including a 60 yard score in the third...
September 11, 2015 - 11:35pm
September 10, 2015
VOLLEYBALL: Cass Lake-Bena tops Red Lake in 4
RED LAKE — Cass Lake-Bena beat Red Lake in four sets on Thursday’s area volleyball matchup to even its record at 2-2. The Warriors (0-2) took the first set 25-19, which was their first win of the season. But the Panthers regrouped to take the next three sets 26-24, 25-22 and...
September 10, 2015 - 11:23pm
AREA FOOTBALL: Kelliher/Northome the lone unbeaten team in the area
KELLIHER — After winning week two in overtime fashion, it was a relief for Kelliher/Northome to easily slide past Northeast Range 30-8 last Thursday. With the win, the Mustangs (3-0) are the only area team to make it through week three unscathed, and continue on as the favorite...
September 10, 2015 - 11:21pm
September 3, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL NOTEBOOK: Laporte drops back to JV schedule
LAPORTE — As the prep football season rolls on, the Laporte nine-man team has decided it didn’t have the numbers to be competitive in a varsity schedule and are dropping back to JV. The Wildcats lost to Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart 71-0 in Week One of the season, playing most...
September 3, 2015 - 11:26pm
August 28, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL: Warren-Alvarado-Oslo overpowers Cass Lake-Bena 46-6
CASS LAKE — The Cass Lake-Bena Panthers matched last years point total in Friday’s 49-6 loss to Warren-Alvarado-Oslo. Senior quarterback Brice Miller and junior running back Hunter Roller each scored two touchdowns in the first quarter, giving the Ponies plenty of scoring to...
August 28, 2015 - 11:23pm
August 27, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL: Bagley, Clearbrook-Gonvick, Kelliher/Northome look to start 2-0
Bagley is one of three area teams to start the prep football season on the right foot with a victory, handily beating Badger/Greenbush-Middle River. Junior quarterback Ty Rolfson led the Flyers (1-0) in their no-huddle offense on Monday night, going 5-for-9 in passing for 70 yards...
August 27, 2015 - 10:21pm
August 22, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL ROUNDUP: Kelliher/Northome wins 8-0, Bagley game postponed
Kelliher/Northome 8, South Ridge 0 CULVER — Kelliher/Northome’s Cal Roosted scored the game’s only touchdown in the first half as the Mustangs (1-0) blanked the Panthers (0-1) in a low-scoring, defensive affair. Roostad caught a 32-yard pass off play-action from quarterback...
August 22, 2015 - 10:27pm
August 21, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL: Area teams start season with some unfamiliar foes
It’s a little early — technically still the summertime — but the area boys of fall return to the gridiron today, facing the challenges...
August 21, 2015 - 10:19pm