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GOVERNMENT: Public weighs in on environmental impact of new school
BNSF train derails near Bena
Deputy injured while his vehicle hit on Highway 10
Man sentenced to 113 days in theft of pizza slice from Fargo gas station
Search suspended for missing Red River swimmer
GOLF: Birchmont even bigger this year with more than 300 set to compete
At home in Bemidji: Longtime NHL scout, executive Marshall Johnston retires; has called Bemidji home for 40 years
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji keeps rolling, tops Alexandria in sub-state playoffs
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji splits doubleheader with Alexandria
Bemidji Extreme U12 soccer takes second at Bemidji Blowout
Charlotte "Char" Clark
James "Jim" Sperling
Leonard "Larry" Mitberg
John Eggers: Solve this quotable quote puzzle
PAUL NELSON: Warmer weather means a good time to catch muskies
MASTER GARDENERS: Hit a tomato home run
Scotty Allison: A VA Pension program review
John Eggers: Who wants to be a cop?
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Ghostbusters’ (2016)
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
Patt Rall: Summer events continue in Bemidji
Don’t leave home without Iowa: ‘Leaving Iowa’ debuts Wednesday for Paul Bunyan Playhouse
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
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep quiet zone idea on front burner
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Power company workers were heroes
PIONEER EDITOIRIAL: Neighbors helping neighbors
Joe Vene: Setting the record straight on school road project
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Developments for the developers
September 29, 2015
Bagley police seeking burglary suspect
BAGLEY—One suspect is in custody and one is being sought after an undisclosed amount of cash was taken Sunday from Kubiak's Grocery Store in Bagley. The cash was stolen Sunday morning, according to a release issued from the Bagley Police Department Tuesday afternoon. The store...
September 29, 2015 - 7:47pm
UPDATED 10 p.m.: Arrest made in fatal hit-and-run in Clearwater County
BAGLEY -- A 43-year-old Bagley man faces a vehicular homicide charge on claims he struck another man with a sport utility vehicle and told his...
September 29, 2015 - 1:28pm
September 19, 2015
Bagley women sentenced in spring meth lab bust
BAGLEY—One of four people charged in a Bagley methamphetamine bust this spring remains to be sentenced.
September 19, 2015 - 5:13pm
July 16, 2015
Bagley man requests prison time for meth crime
BAGLEY—A Bagley man was sentenced Wednesday in Clearwater County District Court to 18 months in prison, at his request, after a meth lab...
July 16, 2015 - 5:24pm
July 9, 2015
Bagley women plead guilty to meth charges
BAGLEY—Two Bagley women pleaded guilty Wednesday in Clearwater County District Court to felony-level drug charges stemming from a methamphetamine bust in April. Tambra Laws, 56, pleaded guilty to one count of third-degree possession of methamphetamine and Gabrielle Poitra,...
July 9, 2015 - 8:39pm
June 26, 2015
Bagley man pleads guilty to meth charge
BAGLEY—A Bagley man pleaded guilty to one of five felony charges he faces after law enforcement discovered a methamphetamine lab at his residence in April. Darrin Forsberg, 44, pleaded guilty June 17 in Clearwater County District Court to aiding and abetting possession of...
June 26, 2015 - 6:21pm
June 11, 2015
Prison sentence stayed for Mahnomen woman who stabbed man
WHITE EARTH—A Mahnomen woman charged with felony burglary and assault after she broke into a man's home and stabbed him in March was sentenced...
June 11, 2015 - 5:26pm
June 9, 2015
Off-duty Clearwater County deputy on leave after allegedly entering resident's home while intoxicated
BEMIDJI -- A Clearwater County Sheriff's Office deputy has been placed on unpaid leave after allegedly entering a Clearbrook, Minn., residence intoxicated while he was off duty. According to a release from Clearwater County Sheriff Darin Halverson, the sheriff's office received a...
June 9, 2015 - 10:46am
May 22, 2015
Mahnomen woman enters plea in stabbing case
WHITE EARTH—A Mahnomen woman accused of breaking into a man's home and stabbing him in March has entered pleas to felony charges in Clearwater County District Court. Serena Oppegard, 41, was facing felony first-degree burglary of an occupied dwelling and second-degree assault...
May 22, 2015 - 2:06pm
May 8, 2015
Bagley man killed in two-vehicle crash in Clearwater County
BEMIDJI—A 77-year-old Bagley man was killed in a two-vehicle collision Friday morning on state Highway 92 in Clearwater County. According to a Minnesota State Patrol release, Milo Fultz, 77, was traveling north on Highway 92 in a 2005 Buick Park Avenue just before 9 a.m....
May 8, 2015 - 2:56pm
April 20, 2015
Meth lab discovered in Bagley
BAGLEY—Four people have been taken into custody after a methamphetamine lab was discovered at a Bagley residence Thursday. A toddler was...
April 20, 2015 - 11:14am
April 3, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Stand up against unlawful bullying
BAGLEY—What would you do if your neighbor's drainfield trespassed on your property and was endangering your well water? That was our situation in 2004. We contacted the Clearwater County Environmental Administrator and the County Commissioners. Their office was flooded with...
April 3, 2015 - 11:20pm
April 2, 2015
No major injuries in car-school bus crash in Clearwater County
BEMIDJI -- The driver of a passenger car suffered non-life-threatening injuries after his vehicle was struck by a school bus on Wednesday afternoon in Clearwater County. The school bus was carrying five passengers and neither they or the driver were injured, according to the Minnesota...
April 2, 2015 - 9:18am
March 19, 2015
Mahnomen woman charged with stabbing man in his home
WHITE EARTH -- A Mahnomen woman is facing felony burglary and assault charges after allegedly breaking into a man's home and stabbing him Saturday. Serena...
March 19, 2015 - 6:47pm
March 5, 2015
Juveniles arrested in Ebro drive-by shooting
BAGLEY -- Three juveniles have been arrested in connection with a drive-by shooting near Bagley on Feb. 23. The Clearwater County Sheriff's Office announced the arrest of two male suspects and one female suspect Thursday. Because of their age, the juveniles' names are being withheld. The...
March 5, 2015 - 9:15pm