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Bemidji Community Food Shelf to be closed Dec. 26
Wrapping up 18 years of holiday cheer: Christmas Forest tree farm to close after this season
RLWD's Jesme earns state award
GigaZone now in Laporte, Becida and Solway
Christmas gift wrap fundraiser at mall
MEN'S HOCKEY: BSU skates to 1-1 draw with LSSU, wins first-ever shootout
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Jacks fall short to Apollo
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Northern knocks off Bemidji State
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers fall flat in 88-61 loss
BHS wrestling in action at Brainerd
Glenn Arnold Conlon
Cloyd Olaf Kilde
Bruce Robert Smith
PRIME TIME: From grieving a loss to celebrating a life
PRIME TIME: A fiery idea for a motion picture
PRIME TIME: Readers Theater volunteers bring performances to elementary schools
PRIME TIME: No pain, no strain, just gain at the Activity Center
PRIME TIME: ‘LAWKI,’ or Life As We Know It
After offending American Indians, Ralphie May backs Standing Rock
Chorale to bring 'Peace' to Bemidji
Art classes scheduled
PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Winter here, ice fishing will start soon
Where to fish when the lakes freeze: Numerous destinations within a few hours’ drive
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDTIOR: Local pageant set apart from others
PRIME TIME: Traveling through the landscapes
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We deserve respectable representation in government
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Country deserves better from its president
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s restore integrity to election process
December 8, 2016
Two from Bemidji escape serious injury in rollover on Highway 2
BEMIDJI—Two people from Bemidji escaped serious injuries after rolling their truck in Polk County on Thursday afternoon. According to the the Minnesota State Patrol, Dusten Desrosier, 38, of Bemidji was driving a 2002 Chevrolet Silverado westbound on U.S. Highway 2 near Lengby...
December 8, 2016 - 7:44pm
Authorities ID man involved in Highway 71 crash
BEMIDJI—Authorities have identified a 26-year-old Blackduck man who was seriously injured in a two-car crash Monday night on U.S. Highway 71 in Beltrami County. According to incident reports from the Minnesota State Patrol, the crash was reported at 10:04 p.m. Monday at milepost...
December 8, 2016 - 6:24pm
December 6, 2016
Serious accident reported on Highway 71
BEMIDJI—A 26-year-old Blackduck man was seriously injured in a two-car crash Monday evening on U.S. Highway 71 in Beltrami County. According to incident reports from the Minnesota State Patrol, the crash was reported at 10:04 p.m. Monday at milepost 322 on Highway 71, and the...
December 6, 2016 - 10:23am
December 5, 2016
Cass County rollover injures 2
CASS COUNTY—A pair of Staples residents avoided serious injuries Monday afternoon when their truck rolled over on Highway 210. David Rondo, 48, and Bridgit Lewis, 49, received non-life-threatening injuries when the 2001 Chevyrolet K15 Rondo was driving "lost control and rolled...
December 5, 2016 - 7:08pm
December 3, 2016
Two killed in head-on crash near MSP Airport
MINNEAPOLIS — Two women were killed in a head-on wrong-way crash that shut down Interstate 494 just south of the Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport for several hours Friday night.According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 2011 Chevrolet Malibu was heading east on westbound...
December 3, 2016 - 8:36pm
December 2, 2016
Pedestrian struck by vehicle Wednesday in Beltrami County
BELTRAMI COUNTY—A 46-year-old man was taken to the hospital Wednesday evening after being struck by a vehicle in Roosevelt Township. In...
December 2, 2016 - 9:45pm
November 30, 2016
Faribault woman dies in crash with semi
FARIBAULT, Minn. -- A 39-year-old Faribault woman died in a collision with a semi Tuesday afternoon in southeast Minnesota.Marisa Bocanegra was a passenger in a van that had just pulled out into the intersection of Minnesota Highway 57 and County Road 11 in Goodhue County when it...
November 30, 2016 - 5:31pm
November 21, 2016
Pedestrian dies from injuries in Duluth crash
DULUTH, Minn. -- A 33-year-old woman died from her injuries Sunday after she was hit by a car in downtown Duluth early Friday morning, authorities said.The Duluth Police Department responded to a report of a person struck by a vehicle in the area of Third Avenue East and Third Street...
November 21, 2016 - 5:20pm
UPDATED: Pedestrian killed on side of road after vehicle crashes in Hubbard County
LAPORTE, Minn. -- The driver of a SUV that struck and killed a man near Laporte early Sunday had alcohol in his system, the Minnesota State Patrol reports.Bradley H. Smith, 30, was driving a GMC Acadia eastbound on state Highway 200 in Hubbard County when the vehicle struck 45-year-old...
November 21, 2016 - 5:18pm
Bena man faces criminal vehicular homicide charges
A 31-year-old Bena man who was allegedly drinking faces criminal vehicular homicide charges after the car he was driving went off the road and hit three trees last month near Walker, killing his passenger. Phillip C. Nelson has been charged in Cass County District Court in Walker...
November 21, 2016 - 9:25am
November 8, 2016
Two injured in crash with logging truck just west of Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Two women were injured Tuesday afternoon in a crash involving a semitrailer carrying logs just west of Bemidji. A 70-year-old Bemidji woman and a 61-year-old Indiana woman suffered non-life-threatening injuries after the semitrailer, which was traveling west on U.S. Highway...
November 8, 2016 - 8:33pm
November 7, 2016
Man killed in two-vehicle crash near Morris
MORRIS, Minn. -- Ricky D. Molden, 53, of Hancock died in a two-vehicle head-on crash reported at 4:55 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6, on Minnesota Highway 9, milepost 62, just north of Morris, the Minnesota State Patrol said.Molden was a passenger in a 2003 Chevrolet Silverado pickup driven...
November 7, 2016 - 11:23am
October 29, 2016
Federal Dam man dies in Cass County rollover
BEMIDJI—A 23-year-old Federal Dam man was killed in a one-vehicle rollover early Saturday in Cass County.
October 29, 2016 - 12:35pm
October 3, 2016
Pedestrians urged to be careful as deadly accident climb in fall
ST. PAUL -- Fall is the deadliest time for Minnesota pedestrians.And the 2016 pedestrian fatality count of 37 already is pressing the 41 total for all of 2015. "With more hours of darkness in the fall, pedestrians are more difficult to see," said Jay Hietpas, Minnesota Department...
October 3, 2016 - 4:13pm
September 21, 2016
Lake Park man ID’d in fatal crash
DETROIT LAKES, Minn.—The Becker County Sheriff's Office has released the identity of a Lake Park man who died following a two-vehicle crash Tuesday morning, Sept. 20, in Becker County.James Nesius, 71, was the driver of a pickup that was traveling on Becker County Highway 2 about...
September 21, 2016 - 1:02pm