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Painting class scheduled Nov. 5
AirCorps Aviation hosts Veterans Day event
Musical program set for Nov. 4 at Library
HEALTH CARE: Ideas on the table: GOP, Dayton both express need for action
Community members discuss Red Lake constitutional reform
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers learned lots from sweep at North Dakota
CROSS COUNTRY: BHS boys repeat as Section 8AA champs, Hamrin headed back too
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU bracing for physical series with UND
TENNIS: BHS junior Kelm still alive in Class AA singles consolation bracket
AREA VOLLEYBALL: Blackduck, K-N, CL-B lose in 8A playoffs
Danielle Taylor Rivera
Monte T. Olson
Helen Elizabeth Tindell
Monte T. Olson
Jerome "Jerry" Stubbe
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
NELSON COLUMN: Mild weather keeps anglers on the water
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
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
COMMENTARY: Why I resigned from the Republican Party
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakdok, others fan the flames of Islamaphobia
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Joe Vene fights for our veterans
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Do you know what’s really scary?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Stop moral erosion with your votes
October 14, 2016
Fire Department hosts annual open house, fish fry Saturday
BEMIDJI-- Visitors to the Bemidji Fire Department will be able to ride in fire trucks, tour the station and interact with fire safety displays Saturday, as the department wraps up its annual Fire Prevention Week with an open house. Fire Chief Dave Hoefer said a number of static and...
October 14, 2016 - 1:16pm
September 1, 2016
Long after historic blowdown, wildfire danger remains: Intentional fires planned this autumn near Ely, Gunflint Trail
More than 17 years after a historic windstorm raked the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, downing millions of trees, wildfire experts say the danger of increased fires still exists from all that dead and drying wood. Superior National Forest officials on Wednesday said they will...
September 1, 2016 - 1:30am
August 3, 2016
State Fire Marshal issues fire warning for hoverboards
SPICER, Minn. — Joel Paffrath never thought his son’s hoverboard could do any harm. But after it sparked a fire that destroyed his rural...
August 3, 2016 - 9:35pm
August 2, 2016
Expert flyboarders put out boat fire on Cross Lake
CROSSLAKE, Minn. -- Dan Koppy and his girlfriend, Heidi Mouch, were out cruising Cross Lake Saturday afternoon, July 30, on their 1996 Sea Ray...
August 2, 2016 - 12:45pm
UPDATED: 14-year-old Bemidji boy severely burned in ATV accident
BEMIDJI -- A 14-year-old Bemidji boy is in serious condition after being severely burned Monday when an all-terrain vehicle driven by a friend caught fire near Leonard, Minn. According to Clearwater County Sheriff Darin Halverson the boy, identified by his mother as Gabe Schwarzlander,...
July 2, 2016 - 2:15pm
July 1, 2016
Police arrest suspect in Moorhead homicide, arson case
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Justin Marshal Critt had many previous encounters with police before he emerged as the suspect in a killing that also involved...
July 1, 2016 - 5:17pm
June 29, 2016
Details emerge from scene of mobile home fire
BEMIDJI—A person found dead at the scene of a fire—where police say a 5-year-old girl was also kidnapped—was discovered positioned...
June 29, 2016 - 5:18pm
June 24, 2016
‘An inspiration to all of us’: 5-year-old Brittany Balcer back home and doing well, father says
BEMIDJI -- A 5-year-old Bemidji girl police say was kidnapped has been reunited with her family and was doing well Friday, her father said. Brittany...
June 24, 2016 - 5:43pm
June 22, 2016
UPDATED: One dead, child missing after Hillcrest Manor fire
BEMIDJI -- One adult is dead and a 5-year-old child is missing after a fire destroyed a mobile home in the 3900 block of Irvine Avenue. The...
June 22, 2016 - 11:14pm
June 11, 2016
House fire in Eckles Township believed accidental
BEMIDJI—No one was injured in a house fire in Eckles Township on Friday evening. Firefighters from the Bemidji Fire Department arrived...
June 11, 2016 - 3:37pm
May 20, 2016
VIDEO: Wildfire burns 15 acres northeast of Bemidji
A wildfire burned 15 acres near Birchmont Beach Road Northeast and Oman Road Northeast on Friday. Officials said the fire was 90 percent contained...
May 20, 2016 - 5:45pm
May 9, 2016
Ending the blaze: State and local agencies get Hubbard County fire contained Sunday
LAKE HATTIE TOWNSHIP -- A fire that started last Thursday near Lake Hattie Township became fully contained Sunday, prompting state agencies to...
May 9, 2016 - 5:55pm
May 6, 2016
UPDATED: Fight against Lake Hattie fire enters second day with ground and air equipment deployed
Updated at 4 p.m. A fire that started Thursday afternoon near Lake Hattie Township has stopped growing, but is still being fought according...
May 6, 2016 - 4:10pm
May 5, 2016
VIDEO: Blaze hits Hubbard County: Fire officials urge caution as crews work to put out Thursday night flames
LAKE HATTIE TOWNSHIP -- A fire in north Hubbard County required the response of both air and ground crews and stretched to 500 acres Thursday...
May 5, 2016 - 8:53pm
May 4, 2016
Smoke from Canadian wildfire to reach Grand Forks, but haze expected to be minimal
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Smoke from a raging wildfire that forced 88,000 residents to flee from a Canadian town in northeast Alberta is expected to reach the Red River Valley by Thursday, according to the National Weather Service. The fire in Fort McMurray, Alberta., has been burning...
May 4, 2016 - 6:18pm