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July 19, 2017
United Way announces $300,000 in community investments
July 19, 2017 - 3:15pm
July 2, 2017
Locks hang from loops on old pillings along the Lakewalk near Lake Superior in Duluth Tuesday morning. It is believed that people attached the locks to the posts as "love locks". A love lock is a padlock which sweethearts lock to a bridge, fence, gate, or public fixture to symbolize their love. Typically the sweethearts' names or initials are inscribed on the padlock, and its key is thrown away to symbolize unbreakable love. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
A (lock) tree grows in Canal Park:
July 2, 2017 - 10:00pm
Linda Grotberg, president of the Wimbledon Community Grocery nonprofit board, talks about how the Wimbledon community has embraced and supported the community-owned grocery store. (John M. Steiner / Forum News Service)
Community owned: Small towns find ways to keep grocery stores going
July 2, 2017 - 4:44pm
June 5, 2017
Motorcyclists roll out of Marketplace Foods to begin the 134-mile route on Sunday as part of the Ride for the Troops event in Bemidji. (Micah Friez | Bemidji Pioneer)
Rolling out: 12th annual Ride for the Troops held Sunday
June 5, 2017 - 4:48pm
June 1, 2017
Ready to ride: Hundreds of motorcyclists expected in Bemidji Sunday to honor troops
June 1, 2017 - 5:54pm
May 31, 2017
Trails4Transplants, an organ donation advocacy group, is in the midst of an horse ride across North Dakota and Minnesota to raise money and promote awareness for eye, tissue and organ donation. A stop in Appleton, Minn., is shown Wednesday, May 31. Photo courtesy Trails4Transplants
Horse riders advocate for organ donation in Minnesota, ND
May 31, 2017 - 11:08pm
May 25, 2017
Wayne Thorson, right, shakes hands with Kirk Malkowski after being awarded the Charlie Naylor Lifetime Achievement Award during the 13th Annual Awards of Excellence Luncheon presented by the Bemidji Chamber on Thursday at the Hampton Inn & Suites. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
A giver receives: Bemidji businessman, philanthropist Wayne Thorson earns lifetime achievement award
May 25, 2017 - 7:54pm
March 18, 2017
McKenzee Jaranson, 9, of Bemidji, prepares to shoot her arrow Saturday during the Bemidji Archery Club Indoor 300 Youth Shoot at the Beltrami County Fairgrounds. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Hitting the bullseye: Young archers practice their skills at open shoot
March 18, 2017 - 3:28pm
March 14, 2017
 A glove and hockey stick used for playing underwater hockey in the pool at Lincoln Park Middle School recently. Clint Austin / Forum News Service
Players take a dive into underwater hockey
March 14, 2017 - 7:21pm
March 10, 2017
Jim Fretheim, new board chair at the Bemidji Community Food Shelf, moves canned goods around the food shelf on Friday morning. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Turning compassion into action: New food shelf board president starts amid organization’s major donation campaign
March 10, 2017 - 5:16pm
February 3, 2017
A sled travels down the slides behind the Loon Lake Community Center in Palo in February 2012 during that year's Laskiainen Finnish sliding festival. The festival returns for its 80th year this weekend. (News Tribune file photo)play button
Laskiainen, one of oldest ethnic fests in U.S., marks 80 years in tiny MN community
February 3, 2017 - 3:00pm
January 5, 2017
United Way's venture grant program underway
January 5, 2017 - 8:00am
December 7, 2016
Natalee Koos, 8, shops with of Tyler Hemp (left) and Bruce Hemstad (right), of the Bemidji Fire Department, Wednesday during the Heroes and Helpers event at Target. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Shopping spree!: Local emergency officials help children buy Christmas presents
December 7, 2016 - 7:50pm
December 6, 2016
A detail of the Ad Council billboard along I-35 near the Duluth ore docks. The image is one of many being used in the nationwide public service campaign supporting love and tolerance. Steve Kuchera / Forum News Service
Striking image greets commuters in Duluth
December 6, 2016 - 9:12pm
December 4, 2016
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
December 4, 2016 - 5:30am