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Friends of Sanford Health host jewelry sale
UPDATED: Candidate forums next week in Bemidji
Learn to make lefse class scheduled
UPDATED: Final weekend to donate to Coats for the Community
National Alliance on Mental Illness meeting
Sophomore sensations: BHS girls swim team experiencing youth movement
SWIMMING: BHS girls race past Park Rapids
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji runs away with 3-0 sweep
TrekNorth soccer ties W-H-A
SOCCER: BSU falls in overtime
Orrin "Bud" Edward Barnum
Donald Bruce Raisch
Brian M. Kummet
MASTER GARDENERS: What ate my potatoes?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Leave a legacy of words
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Sustainable health care: Returning to relationship-based practice
MASTER GARDENERS: Think about next year when it comes to garden debris
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Truth and Reconciliation: Water
Tigirlily to open for Justin Moore at Sanford Center
Monday Movie Report: Oscars Foreign Language Category adds first contenders
PATT RALL COLUMN: Fall is in the area, and in the theaters
BSO opens new season, 'Legends & Lore'
Justin Moore comes to Bemidji on Oct. 1
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The fisher kings of Minnesota
PAUL NELSON: Fall cooldown continues for peak fishing
Zebra mussels confirmed in 4 more Minnesota lakes
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Full moons and fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Chrysanthemums can fit with any garden
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
MILESTONES: Cuperus-Howe engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The Salvation Army leader’s legacy lives on
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A flaw in implementation of dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Here’s a list of what Republicans believe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Two thoughts about the school dress code
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Skoe needs to look out for our interests
September 14, 2016
Cass County man charged with assault
BEMIDJI -- A Cass Lake man faces charges of third-degree assault after allegedly beating another man with a baseball bat, breaking his wrist and jaw. Michael Anthony Kingbird, 46, was arrested at about 2:42 a.m. Tuesday after officers responded to a report of a disturbance at a residence...
September 14, 2016 - 7:19pm
Cass Lake council votes to rename park
CASS LAKE--The Cass Lake City Council voted Wednesday to rename a park located at the site of a 1948 factory fire. Pat Ryan, who grew up in Cass Lake and whose father was the sole casualty of the fire, asked the council to rename the park after him last month. The council chose to...
September 14, 2016 - 7:18pm
August 25, 2016
DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
BEMIDJI—The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources have discovered two new cases of the invasive species starry stonewort in Beltrami...
August 25, 2016 - 4:29pm
August 13, 2016
'I would like to honor his memory; 68 years after Cass Lake factory fire, siblings hope to honor father
CASS LAKE—Sixty-eight years after her father became the sole casualty of a Cass Lake factory fire, Pat Ryan still remembers watching the flames. "I was looking out the window, all of the kids watching the fire, and (my brother) came and he got me and I'll never for it," Ryan...
August 13, 2016 - 10:41pm
August 10, 2016
ENVIRONMENT: EPA proposes cleanup for decades old contamination
CASS LAKE -- Cass Lake-Bena Elementary School's gymnasium was a crowded site Wednesday evening as Environmental Protection Agency officials met...
August 10, 2016 - 9:28pm
July 20, 2016
Cass Lake man dies in rollover
CASS LAKE—A 29-year-old Cass Lake man died early Wednesday when the vehicle he was driving left the roadway and rolled, according to the Cass County Sheriff's Office. The Sheriff's Office received a report of the crash at about 1:20 a.m. Wednesday and located the vehicle on...
July 20, 2016 - 9:51am
July 5, 2016
Cass Lake drive-by shooting injures one
CASS LAKE—A 26-year-old man was injured in a drive-by shooting in Cass Lake on Sunday according to the Cass County Sheriff's Office. The office was notified of the shooting at about 11:08 a.m. Sunday. Officers responded to the scene, and discovered that a gunshot victim, identified...
July 5, 2016 - 3:13pm
June 17, 2016
Ladyslipper program at Norway Beach Visitor Center
CASS LAKE -- The Showy Ladyslipper is making its summer appearance and the Chippewa National Forest will be hosting a number of special events...
June 17, 2016 - 6:49pm
Dancing to the beat of the rain: Two-Spirit Awareness Day celebrating LGBTQ community held in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE -- They danced in spite of the rain. Several dozen people showed up Friday to the second annual Two-Spirit Awareness Day in Cass Lake,...
June 17, 2016 - 6:41pm
June 14, 2016
Two-Spirit Awareness Day is Friday in Cass Lake
BEMIDJI -- A celebration Friday in Cass Lake will bring together Anishinaabe community members who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer -- and anyone else who wants to come. Two-Spirit Awareness Day seeks to support the LGBTQ community on the Leech Lake Indian Reservation,...
June 14, 2016 - 6:57pm
June 7, 2016
UPDATED: Three hurt in three-vehicle crash in Cass County
BEMIDJI—One person was seriously injured and two individuals sustained non life-threatening injures in a three-vehicle crash in Cass County on Thursday morning. According to a report from the Minnesota State Patrol, the accident occurred at about 7:20 a.m. when a 1990 Pontiac...
June 7, 2016 - 10:29am
June 3, 2016
Dahmen can do it all: Cass Lake-Bena senior a success inside and outside of classroom
CASS LAKE -- Tia Dahmen doesn’t have hobbies. She has responsibilities. All year the Cass Lake-Bena High School senior jammed everything but...
June 3, 2016 - 8:51am
May 21, 2016
Annual healing powwow planned for Aug. 11
BEMIDJI -- Sanford Bemidji along with Red Lake and Cass Lake IHS hospitals, will host a healing powwow from 4 to 8 p.m. Aug. 11 at the Sanford Bemidji Medical Center.The powwow is open to the public. The powwow will honor the physicians, health care workers and holistic healers who...
May 21, 2016 - 4:15pm
May 18, 2016
(VIDEO) Beneficial burn: Chippewa National Forest conducts prescribed burns on Oak Point
CASS LAKE -- Smoke plumes could be seen from long distances Wednesday as the Chippewa National Forest conducted prescribed burns on Oak Point...
May 18, 2016 - 6:51pm
May 16, 2016
FISH TALES: Kuzel brothers on Cass Lake
With fishing season here, you can send in your fishing photos to the Pioneer and we will publish them online in our new Fish Tales section...
May 16, 2016 - 11:10am