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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
February 6, 2016
Crookston man charged in motorcycle crash that killed wife
CROOKSTON, Minn. -- A Crookston man has been charged in connection with a fatal motorcycle crash that claimed the life of his wife in September. Corey Reitmeier, 44, will make his first court appearance Feb. 11 in Polk County District Court on a felony charge of criminal vehicular...
February 6, 2016 - 2:25pm
January 25, 2016
Brainerd woman, 91, dies after two-car crash
BRAINERD, Minn. -- A 91-year-old Brainerd woman died as a result of injuries suffered in a two-vehicle crash at 11:43 a.m. Sunday on Highway 371 and Barbeau Road, north of Baxter, the Minnesota State Patrol reported. The state patrol identified the woman as Rosemary M. Potvin. Potvin...
January 25, 2016 - 8:14pm
January 23, 2016
Wadena teen dies in two-car crash
WADENA -- A Wadena teen died in a collision just north of the Wadena city limits Friday night. The Wadena County Sheriff’s Office reported Samuel Scott Kelderman, 17, of Wadena, was traveling southbound in a 2006 Chevy Impala on Leaf River Road when he lost control of his vehicle...
January 23, 2016 - 5:55pm
January 19, 2016
UPDATED: One dead, one hospitalized in carbon monoxide poisoning in fish house
WALKER -- A 34-year-old Akeley man died and another man is in a Twin Cities hospital after an apparent carbon monoxide poisoning Sunday in an ice fishing house on Leech Lake. The Cass County Sheriff’s Office reports it received a call at 4:37 p.m. Sunday of a medical emergency at...
January 19, 2016 - 10:39am
January 13, 2016
Woman charged in Minneapolis motorcycle death
MINNEAPOLIS -- A St. Paul woman has been charged with criminal vehicular homicide after a crash in Minneapolis that killed a motorcyclist. Hannah Christie Weyh, 28, was charged Tuesday morning in Hennepin County. Her attorney, Tom Shiah, called the case “an unfortunate situation...
January 13, 2016 - 9:29am
January 6, 2016
Minnesota traffic deaths worst since 2010
ST. PAUL – Traffic deaths increased rather dramatically last year compared to 2014, according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety. Preliminary numbers from the department showed 396 people died on Minnesota roads last year compared with 361 for 2014. After all reports are...
January 6, 2016 - 1:28pm
January 5, 2016
Crookston police conducting interviews in fatal assault case
CROOKSTON, Minn. -- Police in Crookston have identified and interviewed, but have not arrested, people believed to have been involved in a Christmas Day assault at a Crookston bar that killed an East Grand Forks man. John Henry Torres, 36, died Friday at Altru Hospital from a head...
January 5, 2016 - 11:59am
St. Paul driver flees accident, falls to his death
ST. PAUL -- A 30-year-old St. Paul man was found dead Sunday after he apparently jumped a guardrail and fell 40 feet while running from a crash in St. Paul, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. St. Paul police found the man about 11 a.m. Sunday on the University of Minnesota transit...
January 5, 2016 - 10:37am
Man’s body found under ice near Minneapolis lakes
MINNEAPOLIS -- The body of a man was found Monday under the ice of a channel between Lake Calhoun and Lake of the Isles in Minneapolis. The Hennepin County sheriff’s office and Minneapolis Fire Department responded about 2:30 p.m. Monday to reports of a jacket frozen to the ice....
January 5, 2016 - 10:35am
December 29, 2015
Man dies after apparent 'unintentional shooting' in Duluth
DULUTH, Minn. -- A 19-year-old Duluth man has died from injuries suffered in what police are calling an "unintentional shooting" Sunday in the city's Woodland neighborhood. Duluth police on Monday identified the victim as Jacob Andrew Bergman, and said the person who fired the gun...
December 29, 2015 - 11:11am
December 28, 2015
Former City Council member, civic leader Herb South dies at age 66
BEMIDJI—Herbert "Herb" South, a U.S. Air Force veteran and former member of the Bemidji City Council, died Friday at the age of 66. South was born on Sept. 8, 1949, in Bemidji and graduated from high school in Wichita, Kan., in 1967. He joined the Air Force in 1968 and married...
December 28, 2015 - 5:51pm
Family of four killed in Christmas weekend crash near Isle, Minn.
ISLE, Minn. — Four members of a Columbia Heights family died and three others were seriously injured in a two-vehicle collision near Isle and southeast of Mille Lacs Lake on snow-packed Minnesota Highway 65 Saturday afternoon. In all, there were nine people involved in the crash....
December 28, 2015 - 9:55am
December 23, 2015
Man killed when car strikes tree in Buffalo
BUFFALO, Minn. -- A man was killed when his vehicle struck a tree and caught fire in Wright County on Monday. Cole Jenkins, 27, of Buffalo, died at the scene of the crash, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office reported. The crash happened about 5 a.m. near Maple Lake.
December 23, 2015 - 11:02am
December 21, 2015
2 Polk County women sentenced for role in drug death
CROOKSTON, Minn. -- Two East Grand Forks, Minn., women were sentenced Monday in Polk County District Court for providing a fentanyl patch that caused the overdose death of a woman in 2014. Shilo Chasity Delorme, 33, received more than 11 years in prison while Haley Lynne-Marie Suedel,...
December 21, 2015 - 9:50pm
December 17, 2015
Medical examiner rules Baxter infant died of natural causes
BAXTER, Minn. -- The death of an infant found unresponsive at a Baxter day care in October was due to natural causes. The Ramsey County Medical Examiner's office determined 4-month-old Brooklynn Mae Tramm died of congestive heart failure. Baxter Police Chief Jim Exsted, who at the...
December 17, 2015 - 10:13am