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'We're going to stand with them': Bemidji organization, others from community work to stop DAPL
VIDEO & PHOTO GALLERY: Ready for the burn
Polk County man assaults woman, holds her against her will for 11 hours, police say
Bemidji Community Food Shelf to be closed Dec. 26
Wrapping up 18 years of holiday cheer: Christmas Forest tree farm to close after this season
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers ousted late by Moorhead
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Dragons double up BSU
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers win, get five-point weekend
BOYS BASKETBALL: Bemidji beats Apollo for first win
BHS wrestlers finish eighth at Brainerd
Eleanor Ann Breuer
Glenn Arnold Conlon
PRIME TIME: From grieving a loss to celebrating a life
PRIME TIME: A fiery idea for a motion picture
PRIME TIME: Readers Theater volunteers bring performances to elementary schools
PRIME TIME: No pain, no strain, just gain at the Activity Center
PRIME TIME: ‘LAWKI,’ or Life As We Know It
After offending American Indians, Ralphie May backs Standing Rock
Chorale to bring 'Peace' to Bemidji
Art classes scheduled
PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Winter here, ice fishing will start soon
Where to fish when the lakes freeze: Numerous destinations within a few hours’ drive
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDTIOR: Local pageant set apart from others
PRIME TIME: Traveling through the landscapes
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We deserve respectable representation in government
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Country deserves better from its president
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s restore integrity to election process
Tags: Detroit Lakes
April 15, 2016
Detroit Lakes police release victim's name in mysterious death investigation
DETROIT LAKES – Police here have released the name of the 32-year-old man whose February death due to a heroin overdose spurred an investigation into the two men who might have been the last to see him alive. Christopher Michael Richot was new to Detroit Lakes, but had family in...
April 15, 2016 - 6:09pm
March 25, 2016
UPDATED: Evacuation order lifted after propane fire, train derailment in Callaway (video)
CALLAWAY, Minn. -- The evacuation of the town of Callaway was lifted as of 10 a.m. Friday. Becker County Sheriff Todd Glander says the threat...
March 25, 2016 - 11:27am
February 23, 2016
BOYS BASKETBALL: Jacks downed by Detroit Lakes in Section 8AAA quarterfinals
DETROIT LAKES — Three Detroit Lakes shooters scored in double figures and Sam Priem was hot from the arc to break open a close game in the...
February 23, 2016 - 10:40pm
December 18, 2015
Pioneer passes Pickled Herring challenge (w/video)
The Bemidji Pioneer was once again challenged this year by the Grand Forks Herald to partake in a holiday food challenge. If you recall last...
December 18, 2015 - 4:28pm
December 12, 2015
Detroit Lakes woman gets year in prison for stealing TVs from Walmart
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- A Detroit Lakes woman has been sentenced in Becker County District Court for stealing several televisions from Walmart. Tonya Love Lee Arthur, 36, was found guilty of felony theft and sentenced to one year and one day in prison. She was also fined $1,000 and...
December 12, 2015 - 9:18pm
October 22, 2015
SWIMMING: Bemidji beats Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES — The Bemidji High School girls swimming and diving team won four of the 12 events on Thursday but the Lumberjacks were deeper...
October 22, 2015 - 11:12pm
October 15, 2015
BOYS SOCCER: Heads-up win for Lumberjacks in Section 8A opener over DL
BEMIDJI — Leo Spry’s head helped the Bemidji High School boys soccer team on Thursday in more ways than one. Spry was wearing his normally-long...
October 15, 2015 - 10:50pm
October 9, 2015
UPDATED: Suspect identified in death of 3-year-old boy in Becker County
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Charges are expected to be brought against a man in the death of a 3-year-old boy, the Becker County Sheriff said in a statement. Sterling Anderson, 23, was arrested in connection with the child's death on Thursday. Formal charges...
October 9, 2015 - 11:40am
September 15, 2015
TENNIS: Lumberjacks tennis team remain unbeaten with wins over DL, Staples
DETROIT LAKES -- The Bemidji High School girls tennis team continued its impressive start to the season Tuesday as it beat Staples-Motley 5-2...
September 15, 2015 - 10:56pm
September 3, 2015
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji dominates Detroit Lakes for first win
DETROIT LAKES — The Bemidji High School volleyball team dominated Detroit Lakes Thursday as the Lumberjacks picked up win No. 1 with a 3-0...
September 3, 2015 - 11:24pm
SOCCER: Bemidji ends two-game losing streak with 3-0 shutout at Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES — Senior Rachel Bitter scored two goals and had an assist to lead the Bemidji High School girls soccer team to a 3-0 win against...
September 3, 2015 - 11:23pm
August 6, 2015
Scattered Thunderstorms Expected Through Tonight
Northern Plains (WDAY-TV/WDAZ-TV) -- A weather system is moving into the Northern Plains today and will bring scattered showers and thunderstorms...
August 6, 2015 - 11:03am
June 25, 2015
Billboard beau makes larger-than-life proposal
No cliché wedding ring in a glass of champagne, flash mob or popping the question in front of the Eiffel Tower for this Kindred couple. “I...
June 25, 2015 - 2:15pm
June 22, 2015
Detroit Mountain bike trails set to open
Area mountain biking aficionados have had the date circled on their calendar for weeks, but hikers should also take note: The biking and hiking...
June 22, 2015 - 10:57am
May 28, 2015
New dog virus found, but treated successfully in Detroit Lakes
ST. PAUL -- A new strain of canine influenza virus has been found -- and treated successfully -- in Detroit Lakes. The Minnesota Board of Animal Health said all of the dogs were most likely exposed to the virus when they visited the Lucky Dog Boarding and Training Center in...
May 28, 2015 - 9:21am