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World Wide Day of Play set
Senior Surf computer training classes
Music at Senior Activity Center
Police to host alcohol server training
Alexandria winery signs on with Wild
TENNIS: Bemidji sweeps Hibbing, Perham
SWIMMING: BHS takes fifth place at Willmar in opener
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji drops season opener to Alexandria
CROSS COUNTRY: BSU picked to finish 12th in NSIC
GIRLS SOCCER: Bemidji tops WHA
Stephen Michael Jackelen
Ardith "Ardie" Olson Kolstad
Josephine "Jo" Christine Pula
Richard William Demers
Roseadelle F. Johnson
MASTER GARDENERS: Slipping is not just for winter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The infinite nature of truth and reconciliation
John Eggers: Delight in the dog days of August
Patt Rall: Music is in the air in and around Bemidji
John Eggers: Helping Others Go For The Gold
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Punk’s Dead: SLC Punk 2’
Inspired and inspiring: Big Daddy Weave takes the stage tonight at Sanford Center
Art briefs: Sunday Aug. 21
Off The Record Blog: An Idiot’s Guide To Summerslam
Patt Rall: Pine Tones, Caige Jambor to perform in concerts today
FISH TALES: Gunner Ganske on Swenson Lake
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Caution needed to prevent spread of invasive species
DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
DNR survey finds Minnesota wolf population stable
Blane Klemek: Shrikes are some of the more fascinating birds out there
Lorraine Peck birthday
Edwina Batchelder birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why do women wear high-heel shoes?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reporters struggle to deal with Trump
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Survey is next step for Bemidji YMCA project
Faith Hensrud: Moving forward at BSU and NTC with a focus on student success
Pioneer Editorial: Clean, drain and dispose
August 26, 2016
Woman pleads not guilty to assault
BEMIDJI -- A woman accused of hitting another woman in the face with a glass bottle pleaded not guilty Friday to second-degree assault. Onawa Dunn, 41, of Bemidji, has been held in Beltrami County Jail and a facility in Crookston since her arrest July 9 after police received a report...
15 hours 47 min ago
Police respond to rash of burglaries
BEMIDJI -- Law enforcement is encouraging the public to remove valuables from cars, and keep doors locked after a rash of burglaries across the...
16 hours 28 min ago
Crime report for Aug. 25
Sheriff’s ReportThe Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Thursday: Accident10:21 p.m. Officers received a report...
16 hours 48 min ago
August 25, 2016
Feds: Twin Cities Mexican restaurants were drug fronts
EAGAN, Minn. — A group of Mexican restaurants in the Minnesota cities of Eagan, Lakeville and Long Lake paid undocumented workers in cash as part of a conspiracy to launder drug money, according to an indictment filed this month in federal court. Aldo Escoto, owner of the El Parian...
August 25, 2016 - 2:04pm
August 24, 2016
Crime report for Aug. 23
Sheriff’s ReportThe Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Tuesday: Assault11:57 a.m. Officers received a report...
August 24, 2016 - 5:13pm
August 23, 2016
Crime report for Aug. 22
Sheriff’s ReportThe Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Monday: Accident7:05 a.m. A single-vehicle accident...
August 23, 2016 - 5:27pm
Charges filed against family friend in kidnapping, murder of 5-year-old
WALKER, Minn. -- The 25-year-old Coon Rapids, Minn., man arrested in connection with the abduction and death of 5-year-old Alayna Jeanne Ertl...
August 23, 2016 - 12:38pm
August 22, 2016
Minn. woman to serve 42 months for stealing $1.7 million from employer, most gambled away
MINNEAPOLIS -- A Bird Island woman who has served as a caregiver to her two grandchildren and described as honest and giving to others will serve 42 months in federal prison for stealing $1.7 million from her former employer. Diane Marie Eiler, 48, was sentenced to 42 months in prison...
August 22, 2016 - 8:30pm
Crime report for Aug. 19-21
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Friday-Sunday: Accident 2:56 p.m. Friday. Officers assisted...
August 22, 2016 - 4:16pm
August 21, 2016
Missing 5-year-old girl found dead in Cass County; suspect in custody
BRAINERD, Minn. -- A 25-year-old man suspected of abducting and killing a family friend’s 5-year-old daughter Saturday is jailed in a central...
August 21, 2016 - 11:54am
August 18, 2016
Crime report for Aug. 17
Sheriff's Report The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to the following calls Wednesday: Accident 3:57 a.m. A squad car entered a ditch...
August 18, 2016 - 10:59am
Itasca County man sentenced to 15 years in death of infant son
GRAND RAPIDS -- An Itasca County man who pled guilty to a manslaughter charge last month was sentenced to 15 years in prison. Emery James Jenkins, 39, of rural Deer River, received the maximum sentence for first-degree manslaughter Wednesday after entering an Alford plea in July to...
August 18, 2016 - 9:22am
August 17, 2016
Alleged ‘substantial supplier’ of heroin to Twin Ports arrested, charged
A man described by authorities as a “substantial supplier of heroin to the Twin Ports area” faces up to 30 years in prison after being arrested...
August 17, 2016 - 10:00pm
Woman facing charges for being high on drugs, crashing into and kiling Litchfield, Minn., woman
LITCHFIELD, Minn. -- Authorities now say a woman was high on illegal drugs April 15 when she crashed into another vehicle, igniting it and killing...
August 17, 2016 - 8:40pm
Crime report for Aug. 16
Sheriff’s Report The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Tuesday: Assault4:04 p.m. Officers received a report...
August 17, 2016 - 6:00pm