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Itasca State Park to mark its 125th year with a celebration Sunday
Environmental groups question federal order on Enbridge pipeline in Minnesota
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BHS player/parent meetings set for Aug. 3
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Watermark Art Center to launch fundraising campaign for major renovation project
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Art briefs: Farm by the Lake Sunday concert series continues, 'Annie Get Your Gun' at Northern Light Opera Company and more
If the shoe fits — paint it: Sisters create custom shoe company in Bemidji
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout: The NOTV crew visits Saskatchewan’s famed trout factory
Blane Klemek: Nests are nearly as fascinating as the birds themselves
Blane Klemek: Observing bird songs of the seasons
Hawley man sets state muskie record
Nancy Sullivan birthday
AnnaMae Daken birthday
Robert Kaasa birthday
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Neighbors helping neighbors
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep quiet zone idea on front burner
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Joe Vene: Setting the record straight on school road project
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Developments for the developers
March 19, 2016
DNR fisheries to hold meeting on Cass Lake chain
CASS LAKE -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ Bemidji Area Fisheries Office will conduct a public information meeting 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Pike Bay Town Hall in Cass Lake.The meeting will provide updates on fisheries management activities throughout the Cass...
March 19, 2016 - 7:01pm
March 18, 2016
UPDATED: Bovey man killed in rollover; Bemidji man, Cass Lake man injured
BEMIDJI -- A Bovey man was killed in a rollover Thursday night in Itasca County that also injured a Bemidji man and a Cass Lake man. According to the State Patrol, a 2015 Ford LGT truck was traveling southbound on state Highway 65 near Goodland at about 11:37 p.m. when it left the...
March 18, 2016 - 10:17pm
March 4, 2016
Treaty rights lawsuit lands in court: Cass Lake men charged with killing deer out of season, on private land
BEMIDJI -- Two Leech Lake tribe members facing illegal deer hunting charges asked the Beltrami County District Court to dismiss their case Friday, arguing the state has no jurisdiction to charge them over hunting violations. According to the legal complaint, Tony Lee Morris and Randy...
March 4, 2016 - 7:05pm
March 1, 2016
6 arrested after heroin, meth seized from Cass Lake home
CASS LAKE—Six people were arrested Friday after a search warrant was executed in Cass Lake and turned up heroin, methamphetamine, prescription pills, marijuana and handguns. A total of 82 grams of heroin, 19 grams of methamphetamine, 99 illegal prescription pills, a small amount...
March 1, 2016 - 5:27pm
February 23, 2016
PREP WRESTLING: Six area wrestlers qualify for state tournament
Four wrestlers from Blackduck/Cass Lake Bena qualified for the Minnesota Class A high school state wrestling tournament Saturday with second-place...
February 23, 2016 - 9:44am
February 18, 2016
Chippewa Triathlon accepting registrations
CASS LAKE -- The 21st annual Chippewa Triathlon is set for 7 a.m. June 11 at the U.S. Highway 2 Rest Area, located at the east edge of Cass Lake. The event course includes canoeing, mountain biking and running. The triathlon can be completed solo, double, or as a team, a release...
February 18, 2016 - 5:51pm
February 17, 2016
Leech Lake Police seize more than $230,000 in narcotics in 2015
CASS LAKE—The Leech Lake Tribal Police Department seized more than $230,000 in illegal narcotics in 2015. Police officials said they drafted 41 search warrants for residences and vehicles last year, and seized 37 firearms (which include handguns and rifles) as well as $9,900...
February 17, 2016 - 11:25am
February 1, 2016
Cass Lake pancake breakfast Sunday
CASS LAKE -- The Cass Lake Lions Club will hold a pancake breakfast from 9:30 a.m to 12:30 p.m. Sunday at the Cass Lake Senior Center.Cost is $6 for adults, $4 for children ages 6 to 12, and ages 5 and younger are free. The menu consists of all-you-can-eat pancakes with a serving...
February 1, 2016 - 7:27pm
January 13, 2016
Baby makizin class strengthens Ojibwe traditions
CASS LAKE—Sunshiny days of powwow season were on the minds of three mothers-to-be Tuesday night as they escaped dark skies and bitter January...
January 13, 2016 - 7:39pm
January 12, 2016
Ham dinner in Cass Lake on Sunday
CASS LAKE -- The Cass Lake Lions Club will host a ham dinner from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at the Cass Lake Senior Center. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children between ages 6 and 12 and children younger than 6 are free.The menu will include ham, potatoes, gravy, vegetables, rolls,...
January 12, 2016 - 8:40am
December 18, 2015
Big Bear is underway
The Big Bear Wrestling Tournament, one of the largest in the state, started on Friday at Cass Lake High School. A total of 37 teams were expected...
December 18, 2015 - 5:43pm
December 15, 2015
Giving the 'Gift of Love': Volunteer organization distributing toys Friday in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE—They're told Santa's making a list. They're reminded of it all year long. Still, no matter how well behaved, how nice they are, some children wake to find no tinsel-trimmed package tagged with their name under a twinkling tree. A group of volunteers in Cass Lake are...
December 15, 2015 - 5:34pm
Warrant issued for Cass Lake man convicted of kidnapping
BEMIDJI—A warrant was issued Monday for a Cass Lake man convicted of kidnapping a woman from a Bemidji residence and fleeing sheriff's...
December 15, 2015 - 12:10pm
December 11, 2015
Stuff the Squad: Leech Lake Tribal Police host needs drive for homeless
CASS LAKE -- The Leech Lake Tribal Police Department partnered with the Leech Lake Housing Authority Friday to host its annual “Stuff a Squad”...
December 11, 2015 - 9:28pm
December 4, 2015
BCLB starts wrestling season
Blackduck-Cass Lake-Bena's Logan Dobmeier pins United North Central's Garett Butler in the 126-pound weight class during the first match of a...
December 4, 2015 - 10:58am