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Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, conservative icon, dies at age 79
CITY GOVERNMENT: Construction bids for southeast fire station to be reviewed Tuesday
Fun and frigid run
Second woman in Fosston meth bust sentenced
Boys & Girls Club hosts 'An Evening of Love for our Kids'
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers score season-high six goals to sweep away Ohio State 6-2 on Senior Night
MEN'S HOCKEY: Lakers blank Beavers 3-0, earn series split
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Beaver women lose a heartbreaker vs. Minot
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Nailbiter ends in defeat for BSU against Minot
BSU SPORTS ROUNDUP: BSU baseball loses again to MSSU; tennis, track also compete
Larry D. Blom
Donald L. Burnham
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Alfred Raymond Fox
Jane Furuseth: RSVP welcomes new director
Sue Bruns: Poor February – short-changed, even in a leap year
Evan Hazard: My day: North Dakota landforms and an old friend
Doug Lewandowski: Threads in community
Pat Kroeplin and Ann Daley: February goings on at the Bemijdi Senior Center
Off The Record Blog: The JOE-DOWN Reviews 'Urban Cowboy'
Country singer Cole Swindell to perform at Sanford Center
ART BRIEFS - SUNDAY FEB. 7 2016
"Leading Ladies" opens Friday
Off The Record Blog: THE JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Manhunter’
Blane Klemek: Musings on those moose
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Fish can feel spring approacing
Where it all stars: Itasca State Park guests visit Mississippi River headwaters
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Lake of the Woods producing good walleye bite
Blane Klemek: Observing and learning
Pioneer Editorial: Showing off all Bemidji has to offer
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Knitting group spreads warmth in area
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Help available for child burn victims
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Support shows like Wynonna at Sanford Center
Joseph Cotto: We could use Ed Koch now
February 5, 2016
John Eggers: Better than the Super Bowl
I know what you are thinking. What could be better than watching the Super Bowl? You have a whole truckload of snacks. You have hungry friends...
February 5, 2016 - 10:28pm
STUDENTS IN THE NEWS for 02/07/2016
Local students named Morris dean's list MORRIS—Lillian Fulton and Lindsey Owens of Bemidji have been named to the University of Minnesota, Morris dean's list for the fall 2015 semester. To be eligible for the dean's list, students must achieve a grade point average of 3.66 or...
February 5, 2016 - 10:15pm
Red Lake honor roll
Red Lake High School and Middle School recently announced their second quarter honor roll. The following Red Lake Middle School students were named to the A honor roll: Karen Guise, KayLynn Chaboyea, Ma'iingan Johnson, Joelle Drouillard, Sierra May, Gerika Kingbird, Kelanna McClain...
February 5, 2016 - 10:14pm
February 4, 2016
Inspired by science
BEMIDJI—If you need a llama poop provider, Hattie Kurtzweg has one in mind. Hattie, 12, needed "the stuff" for a school science project...
News / local
February 4, 2016 - 6:52pm
January 31, 2016
John Eggers: Bemidji is the place to be
This is the time of the year when we begin to question our state of mind, and wonder if those people who chose to go to Phoenix, Ariz. or Fort...
January 31, 2016 - 12:28am
January 30, 2016
Friends of Sanford Health Scholarships available
BEMIDJI --Ten $1,500 Friends of Sanford Health Scholarships are available to students in the Sanford Health of Northern Minnesota region and to present employees. To be considered, applicants must be pursuing a career in a health-related field, and not have been a previous recipient....
January 30, 2016 - 4:03pm
From failing to flourishing: St. Mary's Mission in Red Lake sees success in teaching commitment
RED LAKE -- When Father Jerry Rogers left Holy Rosary Catholic Church in Detroit Lakes, Minn., and headed to St. Mary's Mission School on the...
News / region
January 30, 2016 - 3:47pm
January 25, 2016
EDUCATION: Board approves land buy for new school
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji school district has reached terms to buy a plot of land in Grant Valley Township near the intersection of Division...
January 25, 2016 - 9:33pm
January 24, 2016
John Eggers: You can use it or you can lose it
Whenever I hear the phrase, “Use it or lose it” I think about losing brain cells. That is, if you don’t use your brain, your cells will...
January 24, 2016 - 12:03am
January 17, 2016
John Eggers: Do you know anyone named Osama?
Kids today have cool names. There aren’t too many names like George, Clarence, Clara, or Stuart any more. Some of the names of my students...
January 17, 2016 - 12:54am
January 16, 2016
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Now more than ever, students reaching out for knowledge
As we begin the academic journey of the second semester, we must consider what our students bring to the classroom and what they desire to know and understand. With instant access to information via technology such as literature, media, music, journals, newspapers, educators must...
January 16, 2016 - 11:42pm
January 13, 2016
New interim director for Bi-CAP: Liz Kuoppala to lead agency until permanent director selected
BEMIDJI -- Bi-County Community Action Programs has hired an interim director to help manage the group’s low-income outreach programs as administrators...
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January 13, 2016 - 5:58pm
January 12, 2016
New program for children at Harmony Food Co-op
BEMIDJI -- Children 12 years of age and younger can become a Co+op Explorer at Harmony Food Co-op in Bemidji.Children with a parent or adult will be issued their a Co+op Explorers member card and a Co+op Explorers fruit and veggie passport. In the passport, Co+op Explorers can record...
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January 12, 2016 - 8:46am
Saturday Science returns at Headwaters Science Center
BEMIDJI -- Saturday Science will be with Dr. Tokunbo Akande, a Sanford Health Pediatrician, as he presents “Germs and Vaccines” from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Headwaters Science Center, 413 Beltrami Ave. NW.Akande will share about the science behind what makes us sick and how we...
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January 12, 2016 - 8:37am
January 11, 2016
Bemidji school board discusses land acquisition for new school
BEMIDJI—The Bemidji school district is putting the final touches on a draft purchase agreement for a plot of land in Grant Valley Township,...
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January 11, 2016 - 9:20pm