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Bemidji boys golf team shoots 316 at Longbow
Bemidji finishes second in home invitational
Grimm's 5-for-5 day helps Bemidji sweep Grand Rapids
Jackie Robertson eager to begin her duties as Bemidji varsity girls hockey coach
Terryl "Jake" Jacobson
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Obama to host concert honoring Carole King
Randy Travis sues to block DWI patrol car video release
$1 million in jewels stolen near Cannes film fest
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Fight to stop spread of Asian carp goes high tech
Minnesota begins 2013 gypsy moth trapping program
Bemidji area lakes finally open and walleye fishing can begin
Crookston moose back in town after brief hiatus
Study finds chemicals, drugs common in Minnesota lakes
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Donald Kaul: Please tax the titans
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North Country Health Services: Merger process begins with Sanford Health
The North Country Health Service Board of Trustees signed a letter of intent Wednesday and Sanford Health is expected to sign a similar document today to begin the three- to...
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Thu, Nov 18, 2010 - 6:16pm
One person dies in Highway 59 head-on collision near Thief River Falls
One person has died in a head-on traffic collision on Wednesday night one mile south of Thief River Falls on Highway 59. The identity of the person who died and...
Thu, Nov 18, 2010 - 9:56am
State Patrol releases name of driver killed in area rollover accident
The name of the man killed in a single-vehicle accident Wednesday morning has been released. The driver, Juan C. Rodriguez-Lopez, 41, no address listed, died as a result of the...
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Thu, Nov 18, 2010 - 9:07am
Fatal rollover reported on U.S. Highway 2 west of Bemidji
A Wednesday morning rollover accident on icy U.S. Highway 2 near Solway resulted in one dead and at least two injured. The name of the deceased has not been released...
news / region
Wed, Nov 17, 2010 - 2:38pm
UPDATE: Icy conditions cause accidents on Highway 2 west of Bemidji
At least three accidents were observed on Highway 2 west of Bemidji, according to Bemidji Pioneer photographer Monte Draper, who was on the scene this morning. A steady drizzle created...
news / local
Wed, Nov 17, 2010 - 9:45am
3 dozen firefighters put out downtown Duluth blaze
DULUTH, Minn. -- Fire at a downtown Duluth building that houses apartments and a bar sent residents scrambling to safety with firefighters carrying at least one man down a ladder...
Tue, Nov 16, 2010 - 11:21am
Smoke smell in Bemidji is identified
The smoke smell circulating around Bemidji today is coming from the annual "Burn the Leaves" event at the Waste Management Inc. demolition pit located at 2331 N. Plantagenet Dr. S.E.,...
news / local
Tue, Nov 16, 2010 - 10:48am
Bemidji Beat: Yes, they held the first step toward approving a 2 a.m. bar closing...
Maybe I have attended too many council meetings. Or maybe I just assumed (bad idea) that readers know what I know. Either way, apparently, I did not make it very...
news / local
Tue, Nov 16, 2010 - 10:24am
Ambulance gets stuck in snow bank en route to Duluth Township patient
A woman who was injured while in a horse corral in Duluth Township was lucky Monday afternoon that emergency personnel in both an ambulance and helicopter responded to her call...
Tue, Nov 16, 2010 - 8:57am
Captain Read's words motivate Beavers to win
If the Bemidji State men's hockey team can rally after a tough start to the season, then give some credit to Matt Read's motivational words before Saturday's 4-0 win over...
sports / beavers
Tue, Nov 16, 2010 - 12:00am
Wadena-Deer Creek High School goes under the wrecking ball
There were mixed emotions from different age groups Monday morning as Rachel Contractors began taking down the Wadena-Deer Creek High School. A Rachel Contractors employee estimated the demolition of the...
news / education
Mon, Nov 15, 2010 - 2:07pm
38-year-old man dies in hunting accident near Bluffton, Minn.
Mon, Nov 15, 2010 - 1:14pm
Artist finds therapy in work after suffering 'life-altering assault'
Step into the front room at the Rourke Art Gallery, and you'll be greeted by a rather stern, hard and cold face. Drawn in charcoal on white canvas, it's a...
Mon, Nov 15, 2010 - 9:38am
PUC grants route application for high-voltage power line in Hubbard County
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission has issued a permit for a bitterly contested high voltage power line through the heart of Hubbard County. The PUC granted Great River Energy's application...
news / region
Mon, Nov 15, 2010 - 8:15am
Emmaville sale brings town back to life
Hubbard County's favorite ghost town is slowly being resurrected. The Emmaville Store, abandoned and vacant since April 2009, has been purchased. New owners Mike and Melinda Spry are making massive...
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Mon, Nov 15, 2010 - 8:13am