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Police: Minn. liquor store employee fatally shoots robber
Lawmaker says speaker tied to anti-Muslim groups shouldn’t hold talk at Capitol
MPR says Garrison Keillor wasn't fired for simply touching 'a woman's bare back'
Ramsey County jail in St. Paul no longer taking detainees
Former Moorhead man accused of killing cats may have tried to get another pet
Vikings center Pat Elflein to have surgery on fractured left ankle
Former Twins slugger Jim Thome could cruise to Cooperstown
Jimmy Butler, Karl-Anthony Towns selected as Timberwolves' first all-stars since 2014
Mike Zimmer will do 'self-scouting' after Vikings' defense wilted in playoffs
Help wanted: Vikings' Mike Zimmer seeking offensive coordinator, starting QB
Joseph Boyd Skerik
Bonnie Joy Duff
Sandra Lorraine Woodward
Commentary: Who wins, who loses in new tax package?
Warmer temps offer more time outdoors
How to care for amaryllis after flowering
Long-lived houseplants often become heirlooms
Passing the hat for a good cause
Neil Diamond says he has Parkinson's disease, will retire from touring
Oscar nominations 2018: 'The Shape of Water' leads with 13; 'Get Out' nominated for best picture
Around the Arts, January 21
Own the Stage: BHS show choir takes Grand Champion; annual dinner show coming up
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Ski-for-all: This full-body workout on two sticks appeals to young and old
Paul Bunyan State Trail to close for bridge repairs in July
FISH TALES: Finn Claypool on Lake Bemidji
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: Learn the tricks to identify that bird
Delbert & Linda Olson
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mom cherished kind words from Pioneer readers
Commentary: Trump kept one campaign promise. The shutdown is proof.
Commentary: I will always miss my mom and dad
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Matrilineal culture among Indigenous people
A February without a full moon
January 19, 2018
Passing the hat for a good cause
DULUTH, Minn. — Kandi Geary was just getting ready to leave Kohl's department store in Duluth. A woman and her young daughter were just...
January 19, 2018 - 6:50am
January 10, 2018
Fond du Lac group continues to take action on drug use
FOND DU LAC RESERVATION, Minn. — A group of people on the Fond du Lac Reservation are informing the occupants of "known drug houses" about...
January 10, 2018 - 7:14pm
January 8, 2018
WATCH: Teams compete in donkey basketball fundraiser
PINE RIVER, Minn. — Teams from the Pine River Fire Department, Backus Fire Department, Scamp Trailers and Backus Locker compete Sunday...
January 8, 2018 - 5:21pm
December 31, 2017
LIBRARY CORNER: Snow Time to Read is back at the library
We've been waiting for it to return, and it's time! All summer, the kids had their turn and now it's our time. The Snow Time to Read program...
December 31, 2017 - 6:45am
December 25, 2017
Everyone is welcome on Christmas
BEMIDJI—Hundreds of people from all walks of life gathered Monday, Christmas Day, for Bemidji's 39th annual community dinner. An assembly...
December 25, 2017 - 3:14pm
Smiles from Santa: Brainerd-area seniors receive a Christmas surprise
BRAINERD, Minn.—A chorus of knocks and doorbells across the Brainerd lakes area Tuesday, Dec. 19, announcing the arrival of some unexpected...
December 25, 2017 - 8:00am
December 24, 2017
Special delivery: Embarrass, Minn., to get town hub back with return of post office
EMBARRASS, Minn.—There will be space to linger, catch up with friends and neighbors, and talk about the weather with the postmaster. Oh,...
December 24, 2017 - 6:00am
December 20, 2017
Minn. siblings deck out Volkswagen van for the holidays
BRAINERD, Minn.—Perched on a hill near Ridge Drive in the Buffalo Hills neighborhood in Brainerd, a vintage 1971 Volkswagen Campmobile...
December 20, 2017 - 9:07pm
December 16, 2017
40th anniversary of the Willmar 8: First bank strike in Minnesota was in Willmar
WILLMAR, Minn. — It's Dec. 16, 1977. A group of women employees of Citizens National Bank stand outside the bank in a picket line despite...
December 16, 2017 - 9:57am
December 15, 2017
No drop-off for fall: Bemidji Community Food Shelf remains busy
BEMIDJI—It's been a busy year for the Bemidji Community Food Shelf, with nearly 3,000 families served through November. "Normally, we see...
December 15, 2017 - 6:24pm
Ruby's Pantry moves to the Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—Bemidji's chapter of the Ruby's Pantry food distribution program is entering its fourth month of operation and this time it will...
December 15, 2017 - 1:08pm
December 14, 2017
SAM COOK: Help Bob give a kid the gift of wheels
DULUTH — Earlier this week, Bob Rogers and friends delivered 403 bikes that 403 lucky kids will find waiting for them on Christmas morning....
December 14, 2017 - 9:25pm
'One special dog': Dog finds permanent home with deployed 148th airman
DULUTH — During the month that the 148th Fighter Wing has been deployed in Puerto Rico, its ranks have grown by one with the addition of...
December 14, 2017 - 9:23pm
December 13, 2017
Northern Minn. resident with 'heart of gold' wins $1 million
ROSEVILLE, Minn.—A Little Falls resident came forward to claim a $1 million Powerball prize. "I always said, 'Someday I'm going to win,'...
December 13, 2017 - 10:44pm
December 8, 2017
Somali refugee aims to help Minnesotans better understand their plight
BRAINERD, Minn.—Somalis in Minnesota often find themselves misunderstood, but one young refugee hopes to help change that.
December 8, 2017 - 9:57am