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November 18, 2016
Efforts to rebuild the town hall in Fern Township recently began after the building was damaged by a fire in June. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Rebuilding Fern Town Hall: Community gathering spot lost in June fire
November 18, 2016 - 4:28pm
November 7, 2016
Arson suspect flees in squad car, stop sticks end chase
November 7, 2016 - 11:30am
October 26, 2016
1 dead, 2 injured in Minnesota house fire
October 26, 2016 - 10:31am
October 17, 2016
Firefighters on a ladder truck spray water on the smoldering Manhattan Villas Sunday morning. Several area fire departments have been battling the fire since 5:30 am Sunday. The buildings are next to Manhattan Beach Lodge which is located near Crosslake. Steve Kohls / Forum News Serviceplay button
Almost 100 firefighters battle fire in condos near popular resort lodge in Crosslake
October 17, 2016 - 10:44am
October 15, 2016
Bemidji selected for national program to help reduce wildfire risks, costs
October 15, 2016 - 6:02pm
September 21, 2016
A fire marshal surveys the scene of an early morning fire at the Kennedy Farmers Elevator Co. on Wednesday morning. photo by Eric Hylden/Grand Forks Herald
Fire consumes Kennedy grain elevator in northwest Minnesota
September 21, 2016 - 2:34pm
July 1, 2016
Community raises funds for possible homicide victim’s son
July 1, 2016 - 9:23am
June 28, 2016
North Shore landmark restaurant burns down
June 28, 2016 - 10:04am
June 27, 2016
Two homes were heavily damaged in a fire early Monday in Helga Township. (Bemidji Fire Department photo)
UPDATED: Fire hits two houses in Helga Township
June 27, 2016 - 10:56am
June 24, 2016
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UPDATED: Missing girl found alive; man arrested for kidnapping (w/ video)
June 24, 2016 - 1:09pm
June 23, 2016
The Fern Township Town Hall, located near Becida in northwest Hubbard County, burned Friday morning after lightning struck the building. The hall was constructed in 1903 and served many purposes, including being used as a church for 50 years. (Submitted photo)
Fire clouds future of Fern Township Town Hall: Lightning strike heavily damages longtime community structure
June 23, 2016 - 7:07pm
June 17, 2016
The clouds darken over Lake Bemidji before a thunderstorm Friday morning. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
PHOTO GALLERY: Thunderstorms move through region: Lightning most likely cause of two area fires
June 17, 2016 - 7:12pm
A barn fire was reported Friday morning in the 9000 block of Grange Road in Beltrami County. The most likely cause of the fire was lightning. (Photo courtesy of Bemidji Fire Department)
UPDATED: Two Friday morning fires most likely caused by lightning
June 17, 2016 - 6:28pm
May 23, 2016
Bemidji firefighters responded to an apartment building fire at about 10 a.m. Sunday morning in the 600 block of Patriot Drive NW. No injuries were reported. (Bemidji Fire Department photo)
Fire damages Northern Township apartment building
May 23, 2016 - 9:23am
May 21, 2016
Man escapes house fire in Eckles Township
May 21, 2016 - 5:16pm