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HEALTH CARE: Ideas on the table: GOP, Dayton both express need for action
Community members discuss Red Lake constitutional reform
UPDATED: Watch: Scuffling, bonfires mark early stages of confrontation between officers, pipeline protesters
A mini-Minion: City holds annual Bark ‘N’ Boo event at Nymore Dog Park
CITY: Bemidji's municipal liquor stores show slight uptick in net profits
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers learned lots from sweep at North Dakota
CROSS COUNTRY: BHS boys repeat as Section 8AA champs, Hamrin headed back too
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU bracing for physical series with UND
TENNIS: BHS junior Kelm still alive in Class AA singles consolation bracket
AREA VOLLEYBALL: Blackduck, K-N, CL-B lose in 8A playoffs
Helen Elizabeth Tindell
Monte T. Olson
Monte T. Olson
Danielle Taylor Rivera
Jerome "Jerry" Stubbe
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: On rejection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you care to give?
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: As tradition goes
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What will be your last words to someone?
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: How to harvest wild rice
Off The Record: Negan Was The Shot In The Arm ‘The Walking Dead’ Needed
PODCAST: The JOE-DOWN Reviews “KISS Meets The Phantom Of The Park”
Famed musician Bobby Vee dies
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
MASTER GARDENERS: Think differently about garden clean up
WATCH: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The mice are everywhere it seems
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Lakes, rivers cooling a bit slower this year
New specialty license plates to go on sale
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Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakdok, others fan the flames of Islamaphobia
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Joe Vene fights for our veterans
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Do you know what’s really scary?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Stop moral erosion with your votes
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let Congress fix health care dilemma
May 3, 2015
Wilton Bridge winners 2015
Sacred Heart Church of Wilton sponsored the 43rd Annual Bridge Marathon Card Playing Season. The October to April season winners were recently...
May 3, 2015 - 12:10am
Faith in Action receives new office sign
Faith in Action recently received a new blue and burgundy sign to hang outside of the Faith in Action office located at 120 Whipple Ave. E in...
May 3, 2015 - 12:09am
Women's fund seeks outstanding "community builders"
BEMIDJI -- The Northwest Minnesota Women's Fund is seeking nominations for its "Community Builders" awards. Since 1998, the Northwest Minnesota Women's Fund has honored 45 women who have demonstrated leadership for improving the quality of their own lives or those around them, making...
March 3, 2015 - 6:29pm
February 12, 2015
Local United Way grant applications available
BEMIDJI -- The 2015-16 United Way of Bemidji Area grant application process continues to be open through March. Guidelines and the application materials are available online at www.UnitedWayBemidji.org, or can be requested by calling executive director Tanya Hasbargen at the United...
February 12, 2015 - 9:50am
January 30, 2015
United Way fundraising campaign raises $403,000
BEMIDJI -- The United Way of the Bemidji Area's fall campaign raised a total of $403,000 dollars, officials said. Thursday night, guests gathered...
January 30, 2015 - 9:00am
January 25, 2015
Lions help relieve the hunger in Bemidji
The Bemidji Lions, First City Lions, and community members held a food collection over the noon hour at the Bemidji Eagles Club on Jan. 14. A...
January 25, 2015 - 12:00am
January 21, 2015
S-T-R-E-T-C-H: Phyllis Grubbe has fun leading her Silver Stretchers (video)
BEMIDJI -- It’s no stretch as to where you can find Phyllis Grubbe on Tuesdays and Thursday mornings. For the past eight years, every...
January 21, 2015 - 5:19pm
January 1, 2015
Stanley Crouch: Look before you leap
When we look at or have pushed into our minds such an unpleasant gathering of facts, partial facts and hysterical claims, controlled repetition gives some sort of explanation as to why special effects in film tend to successfully move to the goal of attention, leaving human events,...
January 1, 2015 - 11:17pm
November 27, 2014
OUT AND ABOUT: LaDuc looks to leave lasting legacy
BEMIDJI -- The only thing Katie LaDuc plans to leave behind when she moves from Bemidji is her impact. LaDuc, 23, is working for Northwoods...
November 27, 2014 - 4:10pm
August 2, 2014
A 'Night' for fun: Annual Night Out is scheduled for Tuesday
BEMIDJI -- Looking for a night out with the family? The Bemidji Boys and Girls Club has you covered. On Tuesday, the club will host the eighth annual Bemidji National Night Out celebration. The National Night Out event was first started 32 years ago by the National Association...
August 2, 2014 - 11:05pm
July 31, 2014
2014 ANNUAL REPORT: At Home in Bemidji
Check out our well-received 2014 Annual Report section, "At Home in Bemidji," where we profile new members of our community, as well as those...
July 31, 2014 - 1:33pm
April 5, 2014
Living on purpose: Work is a mission for suicide prevention coordinator
Brooke Wichmann For the Pioneer BEMIDJI — Stephanie Downey realized her calling early in life. “I knew I just wanted to be somewhere in...
April 5, 2014 - 2:01am
December 2, 2013
Night We Light parade float winners
BEMIDJI -- The Night We Light Parade Committee announced the float winners from Friday night’s parade: The best overall float award went to Port-Able John Rental & Service; best youth float to Open Range 4H Club, best community float to the city of Bemidji, best commercial...
December 2, 2013 - 4:20pm
Stuff a Truck sets records
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Community Food Shelf announced the total numbers from the Stuff a Truck fundraiser. A total of 22,214 pounds of food were donated, with 12,231 pounds coming from schools. $5,540 was raised. Both totals were all time bests. The previous record was 16,560...
December 2, 2013 - 4:11pm
June 3, 2013
Ride for the Troops raises more than $17,500
More than 400 motorcycles and a total of 600 riders participated in the eighth annual Ride for the Troops fundraiser held Sunday afternoon starting...
June 3, 2013 - 9:47pm