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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
Hanna Johanna Rock
Eugene E. Holub
Arnold "Connie" Larson Jr.
Joseph Boyd Skerik
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 22, 2018
Two more arrested after investigation into standoff
EDITOR'S NOTE: This story was originally published in March of 2017. BEMIDJI -- Two people -- one of whom is a juvenile -- were arrested Friday...
January 22, 2018 - 10:26am
January 6, 2018
Hearse stolen from Bemidji funeral home, found burned
EDITOR'S NOTE: This story was originally published on Jan. 5, 2017 BEMIDJI—The owners of a local funeral home started the year with an...
January 6, 2018 - 12:34pm
November 17, 2017
Buyer beware: How data breaches change holiday shopping for consumers
FARGO — While some may be looking for an identity to steal, according to area fraud officers, other holiday shoppers are looking for the best...
November 17, 2017 - 8:15am
November 16, 2017
Crime report for Nov. 15
Sheriff’s Report The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Wednesday: Theft3:08 p.m. Two automotive batteries...
November 16, 2017 - 5:53pm
November 15, 2017
Charges: Botched drug deal led to teen's 'senselesss' fatal hit-and-run in Minn.
ANDOVER, Minn.—A botched drug deal led to the hit-and-run death of a 17-year-old boy in Andover north of the Twin Cities last Friday night,...
November 15, 2017 - 9:56pm
Crime report for Nov. 14
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Tuesday: Assault 4:35 p.m. A 50-year-old male was arrested...
November 15, 2017 - 4:05pm
Four women fought off a robber at a restaurant. 'You guys are crazy,' police told them.
It was a normal early morning at Tony's Breakfast in Northeast Washington on Nov. 7 when, out of nowhere, a man lunged across the counter and...
November 15, 2017 - 3:30pm
California gunman killed wife before rampaging through community, police say
The gunman who rampaged through a Northern California community Tuesday, killing four people and wounding several others as he fired at an elementary...
November 15, 2017 - 1:42pm
November 14, 2017
Minnesota judge sentences California woman for sex trafficking
STILLWATER, Minn. — A California woman who profited from an international sex-trafficking ring that preyed on foreign-born women in Minnesota...
November 14, 2017 - 8:24pm
Suspect charged in Mall of America attack; survivors have deep wounds
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. -- Alexander Sanchez, 19, was trying on pants at Macy’s in the Mall of America on Sunday. When he left the fitting room,...
November 14, 2017 - 6:39pm
Fargo man who scammed Minn. welfare programs out of $300,000 gets 9 years in prison
ST. PAUL -- A North Dakota man who scammed Minnesota welfare programs out of hundreds of thousands of dollars will spend his next several years...
November 14, 2017 - 3:29pm
'He could have blown up the block': Florida police discover booby-trapped SpongeBob lunchbox
"The containers, etc., we pulled out of the DeBary home w/ explosive devices. Many of these contain urine. But he also had all the ingredients...
November 14, 2017 - 2:00pm
Crime report for Nov. 13
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Monday: Burglary 3:31 p.m. Deputies received a report...
November 14, 2017 - 1:38pm
Mexican traffickers make NYC a fentanyl hub
NEW YORK - The middle-aged couple in the station wagon went shopping at a New Jersey Walmart on a warm night in August. They stopped for dinner...
November 14, 2017 - 10:41am
November 13, 2017
UPDATED: Cass Lake woman dies from gunshot, man in custody; officials seek 3 more in case
CASS LAKE -- A Cass Lake man is in custody Monday morning after a Cass Lake woman was shot in the head. The woman, who has not been identified...
November 13, 2017 - 10:23pm