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Faith, rooted amongst the pines: First Presbyterian Church in Bemidji marks 120 years
Standing Rock calls on DOJ to intervene in pipeline situation; DAPL explains land purchase
In historically rare move, Forum Communications Co. doesn't endorse Republican candidate for president
Local, area Halloween events scheduled
Mills, Nolan get testy on TPP during KSTP debate
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers score three in the third but late rally not enough as UND wins 5-4
SOCCER: Norton and Nelson tally goals in 2-1 BSU win
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU falls to UMD in shootout
BOYS SOCCER: Jacks will face Mankato West in state quarterfinals
VOLLEYBALL: BHS goes 1-3 at Chaska Invite
Agnes "Peggy" Quick
Dennis G. "Denny" Preston
Kathleen H. Diederich
Linda Jo Nance
Agnes "Peggy" Quick
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: On rejection
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Do you care to give?
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: As tradition goes
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What will be your last words to someone?
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: How to harvest wild rice
Famed musician Bobby Vee dies
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
Woodpicks Bluegrass and Gospel band concert set
PATT RALL COLUMN: October brings us the Cruise and plenty to do
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The mice are everywhere it seems
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Lakes, rivers cooling a bit slower this year
New specialty license plates to go on sale
Grand Portage, Bois Forte bands seeking to take moose this fall
MASTER GARDENERS: Gardening highs and lows in 2016
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
Presidential Editorial: This time for president, none of the above
Letter to the editor: Clintons’ hearts are in right place
Letter to the editor: A perspective on the presidential election
Letter to the editor: All unborn lives matter
Letter to the editor: Joe Vene is a genuine leader
April 25, 2016
Duluth Diocese considers new Catholic high school
The Duluth Diocese is considering restructuring existing Catholic schools in Duluth and possibly opening a Catholic high school in the city for the first time in more than 40 years. The board of Duluth Area Catholic Schools last week approved the hiring of a consultant that will help...
April 25, 2016 - 5:31pm
Beer 101: St. Scholastica chemistry course on 'The Chemistry of Beer'
DULUTH -- A 3,900-year-old Sumerian poem honoring Ninkasi, the patron goddess of brewing, contains the oldest known recipe for beer made from...
April 25, 2016 - 3:29pm
April 24, 2016
John Eggers: What is an antique?
Are you getting ready for the garage sales? Are you hoping to find something to resell that will enable you to buy that new car, take a trip...
April 24, 2016 - 12:27am
April 22, 2016
Kelliher youth travel to Bloomington for state conference
More than 1,000 middle and high school students gathered for Minnesota FCCLA’s (Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America) annual...
April 22, 2016 - 12:35pm
April 20, 2016
The presidents of BSU
BEMIDJI—Faith Hensrud will officially become the next president of BSU and Northwest Technical College on July 1, taking over for the retiring...
April 20, 2016 - 6:49pm
April 19, 2016
TrekNorth ranks No. 2 in state: Bemidji High School also scores high marks in annual list
BEMIDJI—TrekNorth is the second-best high school in Minnesota according to rankings released Monday by U.S. News & World Report. The rankings took into account an array of factors including graduation rates, diversity, participation in free and reduced lunch programs, and performance...
April 19, 2016 - 5:29pm
April 18, 2016
EDUCATION: Teachers, parents want K-1 program to stay
BEMIDJI—Parents and teachers at Monday's School Board meeting came to the defense of a preschool program the Bemidji school district proposed to cut last week. The district's K-1 program takes kindergarten-age students who might not do well in a traditional classroom. K-1 classes...
April 18, 2016 - 9:55pm
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Walking the path of Indigenous education
As our students near the end of the semester at BSU and as our paths complete their circle, we are lead back to the beginning of our course work...
April 18, 2016 - 9:22am
April 17, 2016
John Eggers: Everyone was blessed to have known Paul Kief
Note: Due to the recent death of Paul Kief, I have chosen to submit a column I wrote devoted to him in April 2010. This will remind you again...
April 17, 2016 - 12:21am
April 10, 2016
John Eggers: What is reality?
What a boring topic. Who wants to read about reality? We want to be entertained and try to avoid looking at life so seriously. Actually, it’s...
April 10, 2016 - 12:09am
April 3, 2016
John Eggers: Simone springs for spring
Simone, our golden retriever and daughter to Simon, jumped into the lake several weeks ago and didn’t want to leave. She just couldn’t wait...
April 3, 2016 - 12:58am
March 27, 2016
John Eggers: Who do you lean on?
When you find yourself in a mess, who do you turn to? Who listens to you? Husbands and wives listen to each other. Grandparents listen to their...
March 27, 2016 - 12:50am
March 24, 2016
BSU education Hall of Fame to induct 3: Anderson, McCannell, Weyer to be honored April 8
BEMIDJI -- BSU’s Professional Education Department and Alumni Foundation will induct Richard “Dick” Anderson ’68 ’75 ’87 of Solway; Daryle McCannell ’73 of Brandon, Man., and Jean (Fulton) Weyer ’81 of Menahga into the university’s Professional Education Hall of...
March 24, 2016 - 9:16pm
COMMUNITY: Always there for the student. Bemidji school district officials discuss program to help children in need
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji school district is on pace to serve about 300 needy students this school year through a program intended to give them...
March 24, 2016 - 9:08pm
March 21, 2016
EDUCATION: Another delay for Gene Dillon Elementary: Permits, paperwork anticipated to push back opening date
BEMIDJI—A litany of permits and papers will delay work on a new Bemidji elementary school, pushing back the school's likely opening date by at least a year.
March 21, 2016 - 9:58pm