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Crews combing Alexandria lake for missing person
Motorcycle crash victim says gear saved his life: Without vest ‘no way he could have survived’ first responder says
A godsend for Godson: Nigerian boy stays with Bemidji family as he undergoes surgery for rare disorder
World Wide Day of Play set
Senior Surf computer training classes
GIRLS SOCCER: Bemidji squeaks past Cathedral, 1-0 (PHOTO GALLERY)
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
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 21, 2010
Farmer experiments with cocktail crops
Rollie Morud, former Bemidji School District superintendent, bought a farm in Frohn Township when he and his family moved to the Bemidji area...
August 21, 2010 - 1:38am
July 9, 2010
Peterson starts early on farm bill
Agriculture is one of the first major program areas to cut the federal deficit, says U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson. Peterson, chairman of the U.S....
July 9, 2010 - 12:00am
February 25, 2010
Peterson wants to open exports to Cuba
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson wants to expand exports to Cuba. "Helping feed Cuba is good for the U.S. economy and for the Cuban people. This bill increases the ability of our farmers to sell their products to Cuba just like they do with our other trading partners," Peterson, DFL-7th...
February 25, 2010 - 12:00am
December 3, 2009
Farmer's crop damaged in high-speed chase
When a line of squad cars roared 20 feet outside of Duane and Kristi Bessler's bedroom window at 2:30 a.m. last summer, the rural Lake George...
December 3, 2009 - 12:00am
September 27, 2009
Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation: Climate change bill concerns farmers
Farmers need to play a role in climate change legislation or face higher input costs, says a national issues specialist for the Minnesota Farm...
September 27, 2009 - 12:00am
July 12, 2009
Crop reporting dates extended
Because of extreme weather conditions, many producers have not filed a 2009 acreage report, according to a news release from the USDA Farm Service Agency. Producers may also need to request prevented planting or reported failed acreage. Where the crop year 2009 crop acreage deadlines...
July 12, 2009 - 12:00am
July 3, 2009
Cool weather delays strawberrry picking time
Strawberry shortcake won't be on the menu for the Fourth of July, at least not with local berries. "With all this cool, it's just been slow,"...
July 3, 2009 - 12:00am
June 17, 2009
Area orchardist tests northern Minnesota fruit-growing potential
Duchess of Oldenburg, Fameuse, Westfield-Seek-No-Further, September Ruby - Del Stubbs walks through rows of fruit trees in his orchard northwest...
June 17, 2009 - 12:00am
May 31, 2009
Beltrami County Board: County to discuss park timber policy
Trees would continue to be harvested in Beltrami County parks, but under a much more subdued policy, a policy county commissioners will consider Tuesday. In February, a group of citizens asked commissioners to stop planned timber harvest activities in the county's parks, particularly...
May 31, 2009 - 12:00am
May 14, 2009
Bemidji Community Food Shelf: Garden will help others
A bounty of fresh produce will be coming up for the Bemidji Community Food Shelf this summer, thanks to land designated as a garden for the food...
May 14, 2009 - 12:00am
April 18, 2009
Biofuel subsidies targeted
April 18, 2009 - 2:17am
February 17, 2009
Salmonella outbreak: Sons fight for safer food
ST. PAUL - Jeff Almer wants his mother's death to mean something. Shirley Almer of Perham died Dec. 21 from salmonella poisoning blamed on contaminated...
February 17, 2009 - 12:00am
February 3, 2009
Inspectors on the lookout for peanut butter products
ST. PAUL - Food inspectors are fanning out across Minnesota this week to make sure potentially tainted peanut butter products no longer are for...
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am