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New Food Shelf event sprouts up: Inaugural fundraiser will help fund food bank’s farm project
UPDATED: Jury finds Rossbach guilty
Crews clean up chemical spill after train derailment near Superior
Biden planning campaign stop in Duluth on Friday
Actor Mark Ruffalo joins effort opposing pipeline, Dakota Access says trespassers will be ‘removed from the land’
GIRLS TENNIS: Kelm making BHS tennis history as she prepares for state singles tourney (Updated)
FOOTBALL: Jacks hope to take momentum into Moorhead for section playoffs
PREP VOLLEYBALL: BHS to face Alexandria in section playoffs, other area playoff pairings revealed
SOCCER: BSU clinches home playoff match with win
FOOTBALL: BSU ninth in regional rankings
Esther M. Decker
Dennis Allen McClimek
Keith Wayne Littler
Jennifer Ann Garbett Waye
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
Off The Record: Negan Was The Shot In The Arm ‘The Walking Dead’ Needed
PODCAST: The JOE-DOWN Reviews “KISS Meets The Phantom Of The Park”
Famed musician Bobby Vee dies
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
MASTER GARDENERS: Think differently about garden clean up
WATCH: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
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
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Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Stop moral erosion with your votes
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let Congress fix health care dilemma
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: McMullin a refreshing alternative
Presidential Editorial: This time for president, none of the above
Letter to the editor: Clintons’ hearts are in right place
UPDATED: Jury finds Rossbach guilty
October 9, 2014
Minnesota governor candidates talk specifics while trading jabs at debate (with VIDEO of debate)
MOORHEAD, Minn. – Candidates for Minnesota governor were forced to be specific at their second debate Wednesday on the campus of Minnesota...
October 9, 2014 - 1:46pm
October 4, 2014
Letter: We need a new face in county attorney's office
As reported in this paper on Aug. 6, "...(Annie) Claesson-Huseby said transparency is important, as well as communication with citizens and being approachable." However, in the district court, before Judge Benshoof, in case File No. 04-CR-11-2328, Claesson-Huseby was involved in...
October 4, 2014 - 11:10pm
Letter: Proud to have candidate in my corner
I'm writing this letter to let everyone know how dedicated and loyal Annie Claesson-Huseby is to her work and the people she serves. When I was younger I was put into a CHIPS (Children In need of Protection or Services) case and Annie was there, even though my CHIPS case was one of...
October 4, 2014 - 11:09pm
October 1, 2014
Candidate helped out newcomer to the field
I am writing this letter in support of Annie Claesson-Huseby, candidate for Beltrami County Attorney. I met Annie this summer when I was an intern at the Beltrami County Attorney's Office. My experience with her was positive from the very beginning. Only a couple days after I sought...
October 1, 2014 - 11:48pm
Letter: Remember cigarette tax hike on Election Day
f you are a smoker you might want to keep this in mind when you vote on Nov. 4. Remember that huge tax increase on a pack of cigarettes? Well, the following members of the Minnesota Legislature all voted for this whopper of an increase tax which was $1.60 per pack: Reps. Roger Erickson...
October 1, 2014 - 12:08am
September 20, 2014
Out-of-state contributions to candidate questioned
Would you be offended or even angry if one of our local candidates for mayor received practically all his or her political donations from outside the state? Would you be offended if one of our county commissioners received almost all of his or her contributions from people in the...
September 20, 2014 - 2:03am
Claesson-Huseby works for the sake of the county
We are so pleased Annie Claesson-Huseby is running for Beltrami County Attorney. Not only is she a friend, but Annie is a true public servant who values our community and the people who live here. When we first met Annie we were struck by her dynamic personality, her intelligence...
September 20, 2014 - 2:02am
August 23, 2014
David M. Shribman: Where is the GOP heir apparent?
The party of the next guy has no next guy. For more than two generations, the Republican presidential nominating process has had an immutable internal logic to it: The next guy in line gets the nomination. That's how every Republican president of the post-Eisenhower era has won...
August 23, 2014 - 12:47am
August 16, 2014
Does 'vote buying' work for both parties?
Joel Ward in his Aug. 12 letter to the editor questioned Stewart Mills' ability to relate to common working people because of his wealth. He accused him of raising money to "buy your vote." If being wealthy is a disqualifier for holding public office, how does Mr. Ward explain officeholders...
August 16, 2014 - 11:28pm
Governor race could be ‘Minnesota nice’
Bill Salisbury St. Paul Pioneer Press and Don Davis Forum News Service ST. PAUL — Election campaigns often do not follow the “Minnesota nice” philosophy, but political insiders wonder if that might be different this year after Jeff Johnson won the Republican nomination...
August 16, 2014 - 11:25pm
August 12, 2014
Minnesota Primary Election Results
All statewide election results are posted in real-time via the Minnesota Secretary of State website. Links below will take you to some of...
August 12, 2014 - 7:18pm
July 31, 2014
Claesson-Huseby has impressive record
This letter is to support Annie Claesson-Huseby for County Attorney of Beltrami County. I have known Annie for 15 years -- we were classmates in law school. In the years since we graduated, Annie has represented the county in district court with great aplomb. If you review the archives...
July 31, 2014 - 12:21am
July 30, 2014
Simon, seeking Secretary of State spot, stops in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Endorsed DFL candidate for Secretary of State Steve Simon on Wednesday stopped by Bemidji while campaigning ahead of the Aug. 12 primary. Simon chairs the Minnesota House of Representatives' Elections Committee and on Wednesday touted a new "no-excuses" absentee voting...
July 30, 2014 - 7:33pm
July 23, 2014
GOP candidate Westrom talks Obamacare, guns, Keystone in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Endorsed GOP candidate for U.S. Congress Torrey Westrom on Tuesday visited Bemidji for an interview with the Pioneer. The House hopeful talked about Obamacare, the Keystone XL pipeline, guns and immigration. Westrom was campaigning in the northern reaches of Minnesota's...
July 23, 2014 - 12:00am
June 14, 2014
Donna Brazile: An insider is outed
The favorite term to describe Republican House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s primary loss to an unknown was “Earthquake!?” The New York Time’s 2012 election-predictor guru Nate Silver — now with his own firm — even produced graphs comparing all 3.5 or higher Southern California...
June 14, 2014 - 12:03am