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Out in the cold
Police Report 12/09/13
Peterson: Farm bill talks close
DNR examines impact of Lake Bemidji angling
Crime report for Dec. 7-8
Bemidji Speedway hosts annual awards banquet
Pat Miller - This week at Bemidji High School: Schedule includes 18 events in five days
Bemidji State's Maxie Rosenbloom is NSIC Player of the Week
Twins Caravan to visit on Jan. 21
BOYS BASKETBALL: Buffalo races past Bemidji 81-51
Donald Ray Hedlund, Sr.
Carl Harry Gehrke
Delmer Conrad Metzer
Joel Robert McDonald
Local authors to sign books
Pioneer Previews for Dec. 8: Music, music, everywhere for today, week
Author plans talk on how Pearl Harbor hit small-town Minnesota
Art briefs for Dec. 5
'The King and I' opens Friday
Blane Klemek: How animals survive the chilly winter months
Paul Nelson: Heavy snow hampers development of ice on Bemidji area lakes
Trumpeter swans shot near Detroit Lakes; DNR seeks public’s help
Blane Klemek: Do bears hibernate? The truth about outdoor myths
Paul Nelson: Ice fishing season has arrived for Bemidji area anglers
Pioneer VIiewpoints: The task at hand for NTC
Kathryn Lopez: What the pope is really saying
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Giving the gift of stories
Letter: Snow plow and mail drivers are appreciated
Letter: Recent weather calls global warming in question
Sue Bruns: Ah, those holiday traditions
Alice Collins: Christmas time is a time for joy, families
Jane Furuseth: Readers Theater celebrates 10th year of performances
Art Lee: A tale in rhyme from a past Christmas time (with apologies to Edgar Allen Poe)
Evan Hazard: An epiphany in G major and the music inside us
October 26, 2013
Tom Saxhaug: It’s time to level the playing field
Millions of Americans nationwide directly or indirectly depend on the forest products industry to support their livelihoods. In rural areas in particular, timber serves as the backbone of the community, providing jobs and revenues for families, business, and much needed services....
opinion / commentary
October 26, 2013 - 11:30pm
March 16, 2013
Forestry issues heading to state Capitol
BEMIDJI – A local group representing the forestry industry and business groups will travel to the state Legislature next week to discuss issues...
news / business
March 16, 2013 - 1:20am
November 18, 2012
Michigan firm buys Ainsworth mill, perhaps for bioenergy
By Tom Robertson MPR News 91.3FM Bemidji, Minn. — There may be hope for the shuttered Ainsworth lumber mill in Grand Rapids, which closed three years ago, a victim of the housing market crash and the Great Recession. The J.M. Longyear company of Marquette, Mich., has signed a purchase...
news / business
November 18, 2012 - 12:24am
November 1, 2012
Russian delegates meet with local forestry professionals
BEMIDJI – Forest practices here are similar to those in Russia, despite nearly 1,000 miles separating the two regions, experts learned Thursday in Bemidji. Five local forestry professionals met in a roundtable discussion with five visiting Russian delegates at Northwest Technical...
news / local
November 1, 2012 - 12:42am
February 15, 2012
New state forester was parks, trails official
Minnesota has a new state forester, but it's not someone new to the state's forests. Forrest Boe, a 29-year veteran of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, was named director of the DNR's forestry division on Monday.
news / / outdoors
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
February 14, 2012
New Minnesota state forester was parks and trails official
Minnesota has a new state forester, but it's not someone new to the state's forests. Forrest Boe, a 29-year veteran of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, was named director of the DNR's forestry division on Monday. Boe most recently served as the deputy director of the...
outdoors / news /
February 14, 2012 - 7:50am
November 25, 2011
Superior National Forest supervisor plans retirement
Jim Sanders, who guided the Superior National Forest through 15 sometimes tumultuous years, has announced he will retire at the end of December. Sanders, 58, is the longest-serving supervisor in the storied 102-year history of the more than 2 million acre forest that covers much...
November 25, 2011 - 6:57am
November 8, 2011
Minnesota DNR shakes up forestry department with transfers
The state's top two foresters were removed from their jobs last month in a major shakeup at the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. DNR...
November 8, 2011 - 8:00am