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Detail-loving, behind-the-scenes organizer helps Honor Flights cruise smoothly
RiverWood Bank promotes Smith
Essig hired at Security Bank USA
Kraus-Anderson earns Governor's Safety Award
Barta returns to Bemidji State
Dillon captures wet Coca-Cola 600 for 1st Cup win
Lynx remain perfect with win over Stars
Rays' 15th-inning blasts sink Twins
Kisner earns one-shot win at Dean & Deluca Invitational
Feng limps to one-stroke LPGA victory despite two late bogeys
Vernon Vanden Berg
Adren "Ade" Mann
Myrtle "Elaine" Miller
John Ted Iverson
LIBRARY CORNER: Ready for summer at the Library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Making a case for wood ticks
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make the last day of school a good day
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Bemidji is ‘Home Sweet Home’ for the birds
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Critical Race Theories: What are they all about?
Intermediate Watercolors class with Jane Freeman
Young Songwriters Workshop set for June 17
Season tickets for 2017-18 BSO season
Cass Lake Bena student wins Congressional Art Competition
‘Color of Life’ exhibit at library
Public celebration at Big Bog
FISH TALES: Pam Johnson on Lake Winnie
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Warmer temps should lead to better bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: House sparrows and European starlings are hardy survivors
New upgrades at Norway Beach campgrounds
Torry's Van Benefit
AstroBob: Observing alert -- space station marathon is underway
Column: Lessons from a great leader
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Tanner left an indelible mark on many lives
25 ways to slow down and enjoy the summer
POW! BAM! WHAM! How to put the ARRRRR back in America.
May 26, 2017
Cass Lake man pleads guilty to sex crime
BEMIDJI -- A Cass Lake man who arranged to meet a person he believed was a child for sex pleaded guilty to one felony Friday.
May 26, 2017 - 4:00pm
May 25, 2017
Memorial Day service in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE -- A Memorial Day service will be held at 9 a.m. Monday, May 29, at the Old Cass Lake American Legion. The service is hosted by the American Legion and Auxiliary Post 284 and the American Legion Leech Lake Post 2001. Following the service, several cemetery memorials will...
May 25, 2017 - 8:15am
May 20, 2017
FISH TALES: Gene Erickson on Cass Lake
Gene Erickson, of Prior Lake, caught a walleye on Cass Lake on opening day, May 13. Send in your fishing photos to the Pioneer and we will publish...
May 20, 2017 - 3:12pm
May 18, 2017
Hoops tourney coming to Cass Lake
The inaugural Native American Basketball Games will be held Oct. 19-22 at Cass Lake-Bena High School. The tournament, created by the Minnesota Amateur Sports Commission and the National Sports Center will bring together basketball teams from Native American tribes. The tournament...
May 18, 2017 - 9:57pm
May 17, 2017
LEECH LAKE: Leech Lake voters approve new casino plan
CASS LAKE—Tribal members of the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe overwhelmingly voted yes to build a new casino in Cass Lake. The referendum vote...
May 17, 2017 - 5:21pm
May 7, 2017
2017 FISHING OPENER: Bite could be strong for Cass Lake Chain
CASS LAKE – By nature, walleyes love to wander and monitoring their travels throughout the Cass Lake Chain is among the goals of a project...
May 7, 2017 - 2:01pm
May 5, 2017
Cass Lake man caught in sting pleads guilty to sex crime
BEMIDJI -- A 22-year-old Cass Lake man who arranged to meet and have sex with an undercover officer he believed was a 15-year-old pleaded guilty to a felony Friday. Bryan Keith Madigan appeared briefly in Ninth District Court on Friday and acknowledged that he believed the person...
May 5, 2017 - 7:02pm
May 2, 2017
Plans for a new Palace: Leech Lake to vote on new casino, hotel in Cass Lake
CASS LAKE—After more than three decades of operating the Palace Casino and Hotel northwest of Cass Lake, the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe...
May 2, 2017 - 2:00pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Not kidding, invasive species are a real threat
I'm not kidding! ("Are you kidding me?," Page 4, April 28) I believe the intrusion of invasive species into our lakes and waterways is the biggest...
May 2, 2017 - 8:58am
April 29, 2017
Six months and still missing: Police ask public to remain on lookout for Jeremy Jourdain
BEMIDJI—This weekend marks six months since Jeremy Jourdain was last seen, and the Bemidji Police Department is asking for the public to...
April 29, 2017 - 3:18pm
April 20, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Line 3 replacement should go through PUC process
We are fortunate to live in a region of pristine lakes full of fish and wild rice. How odd that the person who represents our interests in the state Legislature, Rep. Matt Bliss, voted to allow the Enbridge Line 3 Replacement Pipeline to begin construction without going through the...
April 20, 2017 - 10:00am
April 3, 2017
Assault case against Cass Lake man dismissed
BEMIDJI—The case against a Cass Lake man accused of breaking another man's wrist and jaw with a baseball bat was dismissed last week after...
April 3, 2017 - 5:08pm
March 28, 2017
Cass Lake man charged with soliciting child for sex
BEMIDJI -- A Cass Lake man was charged with a felony Friday after allegedly arranging to meet an undercover officer he believed was a 14-year-old child for sex.
March 28, 2017 - 2:56pm
March 17, 2017
Sexual assault listening session to be held at Leech Lake Tribal College
BEMIDJI -- The Minnesota Indian Women’s Sexual Assault Coalition will host a listening session addressing sexual assault on college campuses...
March 17, 2017 - 5:00pm
Two more arrested after investigation into standoff
BEMIDJI -- Two people -- one of whom is a juvenile -- were arrested Friday a day after allegedly escaping the scene of a standoff near Cass Lake....
March 17, 2017 - 4:05pm