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Crime report for July 25
Police arrest protesters outside governor’s home
Wisconsin police officer admits to using police resources for nearly 100 sexual encounters
Chisholm man dies in crash involving two semis
In targeted heist, bandit stole 1961 championship belt at Roger Maris Museum in Fargo shopping center
AUTO RACING: Speedway returns from rainout weekend with big-money Blitz
‘You can’t get much better:’ 2016 Birchmont opens with solid weather for qualifying rounds
BASEBALL: Bemidji Centaurs win sub-state, head to Legion state tourney
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: BSU reveals 2016-17 schedule
GOLF: Birchmont even bigger this year with more than 300 set to compete
James "Jim" Sperling
Charlotte "Char" Clark
Leonard "Larry" Mitberg
MASTER GARDENERS: Summer insects are here
John Eggers: Solve this quotable quote puzzle
PAUL NELSON: Warmer weather means a good time to catch muskies
MASTER GARDENERS: Hit a tomato home run
Scotty Allison: A VA Pension program review
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Ghostbusters’ (2016)
Art briefs: Farm by the Lake Sunday concert series continues, 'Annie Get Your Gun' at Northern Light Opera Company and more
If the shoe fits — paint it: Sisters create custom shoe company in Bemidji
Patt Rall: Summer events continue in Bemidji
Don’t leave home without Iowa: ‘Leaving Iowa’ debuts Wednesday for Paul Bunyan Playhouse
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout: The NOTV crew visits Saskatchewan’s famed trout factory
Blane Klemek: Nests are nearly as fascinating as the birds themselves
Blane Klemek: Observing bird songs of the seasons
Hawley man sets state muskie record
Nancy Sullivan birthday
AnnaMae Daken birthday
Robert Kaasa birthday
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Neighbors helping neighbors
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep quiet zone idea on front burner
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Power company workers were heroes
Joe Vene: Setting the record straight on school road project
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Developments for the developers
June 27, 2016
Park Rapids man wielding hatchet arrested in Becker County
DETROIT LAKES -- A Park Rapids man is in the Becker County jail after allegedly assaulting a woman and then chasing around a man, who tried to intervene, around with a hatchet. Wayne Lee Patton, 48, is charged with three felonies - assault with a dangerous weapon and two domestic...
June 27, 2016 - 4:05pm
June 18, 2016
Man charged in Detroit Lakes with threatening police, others
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- Jorge Leonardo Diaz Nava, 25, no address available, has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony threats of violence against police and members of a band playing at the Pavilion. He also faces a misdemeanor disorderly conduct charge. According...
June 18, 2016 - 3:38pm
June 15, 2016
American Idol finalists to be at this year's Hope Fest in Detroit Lakes
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. -- It has been six years since Hope Fest started, and event organizers are “hoping” the next event starting Thursday will be the biggest it has ever been with two former stars from American Idol on the list of performers. This year the Refuge Christian organization...
June 15, 2016 - 6:53pm
June 1, 2016
Vergas man opens exotic Trowbridge Creek Zoo
“We Bought a Zoo” wasn’t just a 2011 family film, for local guy Dusty Ebersviller and his family, it’s a reality. After 16 years of purchasing,...
June 1, 2016 - 5:08pm
A friendly visit from a hungry bear in Detroit Lakes
A Detroit Lakes area woman got quite a wildlife show as she glanced out her living room window Sunday afternoon about six miles north of Detroit...
June 1, 2016 - 11:55am
May 21, 2016
BOYS GOLF: Jacks take fourth place in DL Invite
PARK RAPIDS — The Bemidji High School boys golf team came away with fourth place from the Detroit Lakes Invitational at Headwaters Golf Club...
May 21, 2016 - 10:07pm
April 27, 2016
BOYS TENNIS: Veterans lead BHS to win over DL
DETROIT LAKES — The Bemidji High School tennis team scored a big 5-2 victory over Detroit Lakes on Tuesday afternoon. “It was nice to see...
April 27, 2016 - 1:16pm
April 25, 2016
Minnesota birding festival set for May near Detroit Lakes
As spring finally begins to settle into the Detroit Lakes area, birders from all over the U.S. and Canada are making final preparations to converge...
April 25, 2016 - 4:45pm
Bear has not returned to Detroit Lakes since he was tranquilized and relocated
DETRIOT LAKES -- The young black bear that wandered into Detroit Lakes and hung out in a tree on Bowling Avenue this past week caused enough...
April 25, 2016 - 2:49pm
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