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Class at Seventh Day Adventist focuses on rest
Lake Bemidji Dragon Boat Festival committee annual donations
Wynkoop honored with "Mr. Guitar" plaque
Leach Bros win annual Harvest Festival and Regional Master Chef Challenge
Lions donate to Headwaters School of Music
MEN'S HOCKEY: Beavers score three in the third but late rally not enough as UND wins 5-4
SOCCER: Norton and Nelson tally goals in 2-1 BSU win
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU falls to UMD in shootout
BOYS SOCCER: Jacks will face Mankato West in state quarterfinals
VOLLEYBALL: BHS goes 1-3 at Chaska Invite
Agnes "Peggy" Quick
Dennis G. "Denny" Preston
Kathleen H. Diederich
Linda Jo Nance
Agnes "Peggy" Quick
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
BHS grad nominated for Bessie Award
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
Woodpicks Bluegrass and Gospel band concert set
PATT RALL COLUMN: October brings us the Cruise and plenty to do
Studio Cruise 2016 artists
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
Grand Portage, Bois Forte bands seeking to take moose this fall
MASTER GARDENERS: Gardening highs and lows in 2016
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
Letter to the editor: Clintons’ hearts are in right place
Letter to the editor: A perspective on the presidential election
Letter to the editor: All unborn lives matter
Letter to the editor: Joe Vene is a genuine leader
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Justices should impact your vote
January 30, 2015
Arson suspected in Naytahwaush fire
NAYTAHWAUSH -- Officials are investigating a Friday morning fire in Naytahwaush as a possible arson case. At approximately 10 a.m., an officer from the White Earth Police Department saw smoke coming from a residence at 218 Village Avenue in Naytahwaush, according to a release from...
January 30, 2015 - 6:11pm
January 24, 2015
Fire heavily damages south Bemidji home, four dogs lost
BEMIDJI -- A fire early Saturday heavily damaged a south Bemidji home. No one was injured, but four dogs died in the fire, officials said. The...
January 24, 2015 - 2:12pm
December 31, 2014
UPDATED: No injuries reported in house fire
BEMIDJI -- There were no injuries reported at a Bemidji house fire late Tuesday morning, but the blaze caused more than $100,000 damage to the...
December 31, 2014 - 3:59pm
December 30, 2014
Fire damages Hibbing foundry
HIBBING, Minn. -- A furnace malfunction caused major damage - but no injuries - at a Hibbing foundry Sunday night. The Hibbing Fire Department reported that crews were called to Northern Foundry, just after 9:30 p.m. on a report of a furnace explosion and large fire. A furnace...
December 30, 2014 - 9:47am
Nine horses killed, others saved in barn fire in Wright County
BUFFALO, Minn. -- Nine horses were killed in a barn fire early Sunday in Wright County, northwest of Minneapolis, while a passing teenager and another man rescued some horses. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office said some horses were saved after Wyatt Stueven, 17, of Howard...
December 30, 2014 - 9:46am
December 13, 2014
BEMIDJI FIRE DEPARTMENT: As temperatures drop, fire activity heats up
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Fire Department had 170 calls for service in November. Officials estimated $47,200 in property was lost because of fire in November, according to a release from the department. For the year, the department has responded to 1,826 calls for service, with...
December 13, 2014 - 11:22pm
November 21, 2014
Early morning fire damages garage
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji firefighters responded to a garage fire early Friday on the 400 block of Becida Road Southwest. The fire was reported at 4:10 a.m. and when firefighters arrived there was light smoke coming from the garage, according to a release from the Bemidji Fire Department....
November 21, 2014 - 4:38pm
November 3, 2014
Detroit Lakes bar damaged in Sunday fire
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Fire has destroyed a popular Detroit Lakes bar. A call came in around 2 p.m. Sunday reporting a fire...
November 3, 2014 - 10:49am
October 21, 2014
Fire destroys Eckles Township home
BEMIDJI -- A fire consumed an Eckles Township home and caused $32,000 in damage late Tuesday morning, authorities said. No injuries were reported....
October 21, 2014 - 4:24pm
September 27, 2014
Five building fires keep BFD busy in August
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Fire Department responded to 164 service calls in August, including five calls for building fires. A total of 1,340 calls have been received through August this year. There was an average of 5.3 calls per day in August. Three all-call firefighter pages were...
September 27, 2014 - 11:31pm
September 4, 2014
Dorset restaurants go up in flames
DORSET -- Two longtime institutions burned to the ground in Dorset Thursday morning. Companeros and Dorset House Pizza burned while their owners...
September 4, 2014 - 8:53am
August 21, 2014
Fire destroys garage in NE Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- A fire early Thursday destroyed a garage in northeast Bemidji. The fire was reported on the 1600 block of Fifth Street NE at 3:08...
August 21, 2014 - 11:01am
August 7, 2014
Northome man dies in house fire
NORTHOME -- A 78-year-old Northome man died in an early morning house fire Wednesday, officials said Thursday. The Koochiching County Sheriff’s Office responded to the call at 12275 First St. in Northome at approximately 4 a.m. Upon arrival, emergency personnel found Edward...
August 7, 2014 - 10:49am
July 14, 2014
Attic catches fire in Frohn Township home
BEMIDJI -- An attic of a Frohn Township home caught fire late Monday morning, causing an estimated $37,000 in damage. The Bemidji Fire Department...
July 14, 2014 - 3:22pm
May 30, 2014
17-year-old held, charged in Cass County fire
BEMIDJI -- A 17-year-old rural Cass Lake boy has been charged with felony wildfire arson in connection to a fire Wednesday that burned 70 acres south of Cass Lake in Pike Bay Township. Cass County Attorney Christopher Strandlie announced the charges Friday, the same day the 17-year-old...
May 30, 2014 - 3:26pm