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Serious accident reported on Highway 71
Schoolcraft Winter Concert set for Dec. 15
Young Adult Book Club to meet
Council hears final presentation on 2017 budget and tax levy
Dakota Access protesters dig in for winter: Tribal chair asks non-Sioux to leave, but many pledge to remain
AUTO RACING: Awards handed out at speedway banquet
Coleman highlights BSU track and field’s 2016-17 opener
FOOTBALL: Beavers' Adams an Academic All-American
FOOTBALL: BSU's Benham, Olszewski named all-region
Baseball assistant joins BSU
Emma "Margaret" Treat
Mary M. Garber
Oliver "Jimmy" James Gibbs
Michael Francis Johns
Deshanna Marie Lussier-Hallett
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Deal with clutter: We owe it to our brain
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
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
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Perseverance pays off
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A first-hand look at protest injuries
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakota Access Pipeline should be rerouted
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
July 25, 2016
Thousands remain without power in Duluth area
DULUTH -- Several thousand homes and businesses remain without power in the Northland as of Monday morning, four days after severe storms caused widespread damage to trees, power lines and buildings across the region. As of 7:45 a.m. Monday, Minnesota Power and Lake Country Power...
July 25, 2016 - 10:12am
July 20, 2016
Duluth hockey community rallying on Kerr’s behalf; East alum injured neck in swimming accident
Alex Trapp was on his way to hang out with friends at Island Lake on Saturday night when he received a call from friend and former Duluth East...
July 20, 2016 - 2:29pm
July 19, 2016
Parent of student who died by suicide files lawsuit against Duluth school district
A federal lawsuit filed by the parent of a Lincoln Park Middle School student alleges his son’s 2015 suicide was the result of “severe and pervasive harassment” — and the Duluth school district’s failure to stop it. Todd Seehus is suing the Duluth school district, its school...
July 19, 2016 - 7:47pm
July 18, 2016
Duluth hockey star in critical condition after water accident
DULUTH, Minn. -- A 21-year-old Duluth man and USHL hockey player remained in critical condition Monday following an accident while swimming Saturday at Island Lake.Andrew Kerr was airlifted to Essentia Health-St. Mary’s Medical Center late Saturday from the lake north of Duluth....
July 18, 2016 - 7:59pm
July 11, 2016
Duluth man arrested after 35-mile high-speed pursuit in Hermantown
A 57-year-old Duluth man led law enforcement authorities on a 35-mile high-speed chase through Hermantown on Sunday afternoon. The suspect exceeded speeds of 100 mph and drove in the wrong lane at times throughout the pursuit, Hermantown Police Department Deputy Chief Shawn Padden...
July 11, 2016 - 2:44pm
Biplane crashes after leaving Duluth Airshow; no injuries reported
Two people escaped injury when their antique biplane crash-landed in east-central Minnesota after leaving the Duluth Airshow on Saturday. The...
July 11, 2016 - 2:43pm
Finding Loren: Man teams up with Bemidji company, volunteers to find grandfather’s plane and tell his tale
There was a thick layer of ground haze near Bologna, Italy, the morning of April 21, 1945. Still, Loren Hintz could see the green, haze covered,...
July 11, 2016 - 7:52am
June 17, 2016
GRANDMA’S MARATHON: On a runner’s high: New Bemidji resident Dick Beardsley’s saga intertwined in Grandma’s Marathon lore
DULUTH -- Nobody would have blamed Dick Beardsley for skipping the 1982 Grandma’s Marathon. Sixty days earlier, Beardsley engaged Alberto Salazar...
June 17, 2016 - 9:36am
June 7, 2016
Duluth man sentenced for abuse of 11-month-old child
A Duluth man on Monday was sentenced to nearly six years in prison for physically abusing an 11-month-old child who was in his care. Judge Mark...
June 7, 2016 - 11:42am
June 6, 2016
Science prof 'retires' after 50 years at UMD
DULUTH -- Bob Carlson may have officially retired from his classroom job with the graduation of the University of Minnesota Duluth's class of...
June 6, 2016 - 3:53pm
Northland restaurants try on ‘no-tipping’ policies
DULUTH, Minn. -- Customers at the Northern Waters restaurant in the Mount Royal Shopping Center never leave a tip on the table — and general...
June 6, 2016 - 3:40pm
May 27, 2016
Tall tales of the Paul Bunyan were first written down in Duluth
It’s time for Duluth to rally around Paul Bunyan. No offense Bemidji, Brainerd or the raft of other cities across the country that claim some...
May 27, 2016 - 4:05pm
May 24, 2016
Celebrating Dylan's Duluth: On musician's 75th birthday, a new marker is unveiled at his first home
DULUTH — The ceremony to unveil an outsized coin-like marker in the front walk of Bob Dylan's first home in Duluth's Central Hillside stopped...
May 24, 2016 - 10:20pm
May 20, 2016
'LADY DYNAMITE': Duluth-raised Maria Bamford gives city a shout-out in new Netflix series
"Lady Dynamite" opens with a frolic montage set to a 1970s commercial soundtrack that repeats, in a sing-song voice, "sassafrass lady." Maria...
May 20, 2016 - 12:38pm
May 5, 2016
Duluth selects new police chief
DULUTH, Minn. -- Mike Tusken joked that he has been interviewed by “everyone but the pope” over the past few months. It was a light moment from the longtime Duluth police officer, who has maintained a sense of humor while building a reputation as an effective administrator, but...
May 5, 2016 - 8:17am