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January 29, 2017
The site of a former Pamida store is located at 200 Paul Bunyan Drive SE. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Empty spaces: Notable buildings in Bemidji remain vacant as officials, developers explore future uses
January 29, 2017 - 9:33am
January 27, 2017
Twin Cities Business magazine featured Bemidji in its February issue. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Bemidji shares its story: Twin Cities magazine gets the word out on Minnesota’s best kept secret
January 27, 2017 - 5:16pm
January 13, 2017
Brandon Wollman, owner of Wollman Coffee Roasters, prepares an espresso shot Thursday at Wollman Coffee Roasters, located at 1426 Bemidji Ave. N. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Brewing up a new business: New cafe along Bemidji Avenue serves specialty cups of coffee
January 13, 2017 - 9:31pm
December 27, 2016
Bob Kiewatt, Jr., owner of the Beaver Mart, explains the benefits of the new convenience store located at the intersection of Bemidji Avenue North and Fifteenth Street Northwest. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
BUSINESS: A neighborhood stop and shop
December 27, 2016 - 12:13am
December 4, 2016
Workers from Glacier Ice House construct a 24-foot RV Explorer last week. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
BUSINESS: More demand, more success: Glacier Ice House sees increased production in Bemidji
December 4, 2016 - 6:16am
December 3, 2016
Greater Bemidji seeks board members
December 3, 2016 - 7:50am
July 25, 2016
A study is underway that will help Granite Falls determine whether it is economically feasible to develop a whitewater park by taking advantage of the 18-foot fall at the Granite Falls dam and the three- to four-mile stretch of rapids and whitewater that exist downstream. Forum News Service
An opportunity hidden in plain sight? Study looking at economic feasibility for whitewater park in Granite Falls
July 25, 2016 - 8:43pm
December 18, 2015
Expanding the Expressway: 2016 road project set to expand Highway 371 to four lanes from Nisswa to Jenkins; officials hope for future expansion
December 18, 2015 - 10:15am
August 29, 2015
Economic development summit to be held at Red Lake
August 29, 2015 - 3:39pm
July 20, 2015
Pioneer Editorial: The forest and the trees: Bemidji is growing
July 20, 2015 - 10:52pm
May 1, 2015
Greater Bemidji Executive Director Dave Hengel (left) shows off some of the latest technology at the remodeled Mayflower Building on Friday to BSU President Richard Hanson and Dan Olson, president and CEO of Sanford Bemidji Medical Center. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
Mayflower makeover: Greater Bemidji officially opens business hub
May 1, 2015 - 6:21pm
April 20, 2015
Groundbreaking for the new Leech Lake Tribal Justice Center was held on Monday morning in Cass Lake. From left are Steve White, District II Representative; Peter D. White, Leech Lake Executive Director; Neal Gaalswyk, Cass County Chairman; Tribal Chairwoman Carri Jones; Rocky Papasodora, Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School Board; Korey Wahwassuck, Itasca County District Judge; Dick Downham, Cass County Commissioner and Ken Washington, LLBO Chief of Police. play button
Building strong in Cass Lake: Leech Lake Band breaks ground on two community facilities (VIDEO)
April 20, 2015 - 7:24pm
April 15, 2015
Despite possible DNR lawsuit, Detroit Lakes approves hotel project
April 15, 2015 - 10:28am
November 25, 2014
CVS pharmacy planned for Bemidji
November 25, 2014 - 6:53pm
November 22, 2014
Neilson Foundation grants Watermark $150K for move
November 22, 2014 - 2:20am