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TWO RIVERS: A guilty plea. . . and life goes on in Two Rivers (Conclusion)
Two killed in crash near Thief River Falls
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Proactivity and self on the road to truth and reconciliation
LEECH LAKE: Vizenor finishes first week as Leech Lake College President
City Council to discuss Sanford Center legal issues
At home in Bemidji: Longtime NHL scout, executive Marshall Johnston retires; has called Bemidji home for 40 years
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji keeps rolling, tops Alexandria in sub-state playoffs
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji splits doubleheader with Alexandria
Bemidji Extreme U12 soccer takes second at Bemidji Blowout
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Leonard "Larry" Mitberg
Gary Robert Vanasse
Robert (Bob) J Voigt
Ken R. Trisco
John Eggers: Solve this quotable quote puzzle
PAUL NELSON: Warmer weather means a good time to catch muskies
MASTER GARDENERS: Hit a tomato home run
Scotty Allison: A VA Pension program review
John Eggers: Who wants to be a cop?
Art briefs: Farm by the Lake Sunday concert series continues, 'Annie Get Your Gun' at Northern Light Opera Company and more
If the shoe fits — paint it: Sisters create custom shoe company in Bemidji
Patt Rall: Summer events continue in Bemidji
Don’t leave home without Iowa: ‘Leaving Iowa’ debuts Wednesday for Paul Bunyan Playhouse
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Big Trouble In Little China’
Blane Klemek: Nests are nearly as fascinating as the birds themselves
Blane Klemek: Observing bird songs of the seasons
Hawley man sets state muskie record
Elk expansion in Northwestern Minnesota on hold
Nancy Sullivan birthday
AnnaMae Daken birthday
Robert Kaasa birthday
Joe Vene: Setting the record straight on school road project
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Developments for the developers
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: This November, I’m voting for NOTA (none of the above)
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Lueth, Larson thanked for service
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Making music on the Mississippi
July 14, 2014
Letter: Minimum wage increase is a win-win
Despite the claims that increasing the minimum wage would hurt the economy, the exact opposite is true for everyone, including businesses. Doing even the most basic math, there are 28 million people who would get a $3 per hour raise. That means $84 million per hour that will be returned...
July 14, 2014 - 11:12pm
November 27, 2013
Letter: We need a full employment act
The article in the Oct. 25 Bemidji Pioneer headlined “Minimum wage discussion draws full house at City Hall” left out a very important aspect of what a living minimum wage should be based on. Fact: Working people without jobs are going to be poor. Fact: Working people paid poverty...
November 27, 2013 - 8:01pm
November 19, 2013
Minn. businesses to see drop in unemployment tax
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota businesses will see lower unemployment insurance taxes starting next year. The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development says Tuesday that the unemployment insurance trust fund's $1.2 billion reserve at the end of September...
November 19, 2013 - 11:36am
June 20, 2013
Minnesota unemployment rate unchanged in May
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's unemployment rate was unchanged in May compared to the previous month, as employers added 8,400 jobs. The state Department of Employment and Economic Development reported Thursday that the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for May was...
June 20, 2013 - 9:13am
November 28, 2012
Honors Lecture at BSU will focus on unemployment
Michael Murray, assistant professor of economics at BSU, will deliver an Honors Council Lecture titled “The Social and Psychological Consequences of Unemployment during the Great Recession: Evidence from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth” at 7 p.m. Thursday in Hagg-Sauer...
November 28, 2012 - 11:00pm
November 24, 2012
MnSCU requests $33 million to make graduates job ready
By Alex Friedrich MPR News 91.3FM ST. PAUL – If there’s one thing Minnesota employers have told state educators they want in today’s graduates, it’s this: The ability to start working quickly. But employers say they can’t find enough workers who have the skills to do so....
November 24, 2012 - 12:06am
November 20, 2012
Pioneer Editorial: Cheers and Jeers
Job fair addresses area’s needs Thursday’s Bemidji Regional Job Fair attracted about 40 local and regional employers and provided an opportunity for job seekers to explore their options. But it also pointed out a challenge for northwestern Minnesota: the need to teach the skills...
November 20, 2012 - 12:11am
November 16, 2012
Job fair attracts employers, job seekers
BEMIDJI – Hundreds of job-seekers filled the George W. Neilson Convention Center at the Sanford Center Thursday night for the Bemidji Regional...
November 16, 2012 - 12:41am
November 15, 2012
Minnesota's jobless rate unchanged for October
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota's unemployment rate held steady last month even as the state lost 8,100 jobs. The state Department of Employment and Economic Development said Thursday that October's seasonally adjusted jobless rate remained at 5.8 percent, well below the national...
November 15, 2012 - 11:39am
June 30, 2012
2012 Annual Report: The race for people and jobs
BEMIDJI - The word "change" has virtually become a buzzword. Not just for Bemidji and Beltrami County. It's on the tip of the tongue for everyone...
June 30, 2012 - 12:00am
September 6, 2009
Finding a home: Young professionals welcome opportunities to work in Bemidji
Jordan Baker, a 2008 graduate of Bemidji State University with a degree in physics, found work in his hometown at Bemidji's EXB Solutions. He...
September 6, 2009 - 12:00am
May 11, 2009
Beltrami, Polk and Marshall counties to receive Disaster Unemployment Assistance
St. Paul - Disaster Unemployment Assistance (DUA) is available to eligible workers and self-employed residents of Beltrami, Polk and Marshall counties, the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development announced today. DUA is for individuals and business owners who...
May 11, 2009 - 4:45pm