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Itasca State Park to mark its 125th year with a celebration Sunday
Environmental groups question federal order on Enbridge pipeline in Minnesota
Man caught after high-speed chase in Carlton County pleads guilty to Michigan homicide
Man charged with three felonies after allegedly fleeing Duluth police
Police release photo of Maris memorabilia thief
Sports physical blitz planned for Aug. 6
BHS player/parent meetings set for Aug. 3
YOUTH BASEBALL: Northern Heat planning fundraisers
GOLF: Match play underway at Birchmont
GOLF: Day two of 2016 Birchmont has lots of local flavor as women, masters take course
Ashley Jean Needham
Beverly J. Neadeau
Susan Marie Tibstra
Charlotte "Char" Clark
James "Jim" Sperling
MASTER GARDENERS: Summer insects are here
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
Off The Record Blog: Let’s analyze this trailer for ‘The Secret History Of Twin Peaks’ book
Watermark Art Center to launch fundraising campaign for major renovation project
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Ghostbusters’ (2016)
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
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout: The NOTV crew visits Saskatchewan’s famed trout factory
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
Nancy Sullivan birthday
AnnaMae Daken birthday
Robert Kaasa birthday
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Neighbors helping neighbors
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep quiet zone idea on front burner
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Power company workers were heroes
Joe Vene: Setting the record straight on school road project
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Developments for the developers
July 6, 2016
Fosston man may lose party board seat because he’s challenging endorsed candidate
CROOKSTON, Minn. — A Democratic Party official in northwest Minnesota may lose his political position over his decision to challenge the party’s endorsed candidate for a state House seat. Erwin “Erv” Rud, of Fosston, Minn., was notified recently that the Polk County Democratic-Farmer-Labor...
July 6, 2016 - 4:31pm
June 3, 2016
Rain-soaked Drakes' playoff run continues, defeating Fosston, Win-E-Mac
BEMIDJI -- For the third time in the past five years -- but the first since 2013 -- the Blackduck High School baseball team earned the right...
June 3, 2016 - 10:41am
June 1, 2016
Soggy Day on the Diamond
Fosston students (from left) Jordyn Manecke, Haley Swanson and Kaili Schmidt cheer on their high school baseball team in the rain on Wednesday...
June 1, 2016 - 4:17pm
PREP BASEBALL: Kelliher/Northome one-hit by Fosston
BEMIDJI — In the end, the extra trip to Bemidji and back was worth it for the Fosston baseball team. The top-seeded Greyhounds had been scheduled...
June 1, 2016 - 12:01am
May 4, 2016
$18.65M school bond for Fosston fails
FOSSTON, Minn.--Two schools bond referendums that would have covered up to $18.65 million in repairs, renovations and additions to Fosston Public School have failed by almost three-fourths of the vote. The first question saw 1,155 residents voting against the project and 391 voting...
May 4, 2016 - 9:33am
March 22, 2016
Bonfire explosion severely burns 2 Fosston teens; both brought to Minneapolis burn center
FOSSTON, Minn. -- Two separate GoFundMe pages have been created to help two Fosston teenagers injured Saturday in a bonfire accident. Last Friday,...
March 22, 2016 - 2:19pm
March 9, 2016
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Fosston too much for Red Lake in Sub-Section 8A East final
THIEF RIVER FALLS — Grace White’s 19 points were not enough for the Red Lake girls basketball team Tuesday night, as the Warriors lost 53-35 to Fosston in the Section 8A East Sub-Section Final at Ralph Engelstad Arena. Turnovers were a challenge early in the contest as the Greyhounds...
March 9, 2016 - 10:55am
March 7, 2016
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Red Lake ready for round two with Fosston
RED LAKE — The Red Lake girls basketball team has not played many tight games this season, but its closest victory of the year came against...
March 7, 2016 - 10:50pm
February 13, 2016
Second woman in Fosston meth bust sentenced
CROOKSTON—A Fosston woman has been ordered serve to three months in jail in connection with an August drug bust near a school. Julia Gloria...
February 13, 2016 - 2:41pm
January 22, 2016
Rud to seek DFL nomination for District 1B seat
BEMIDJI -- Fosston, Minn., resident Erwin 'Erv' Rud announced his candidacy for the Minnesota House of Representatives on Friday with the goal...
January 22, 2016 - 7:05pm
January 13, 2016
Fosston woman avoids jail in meth bust case
CROOKSTON—A Fosston, Minn., woman has avoided jail time in connection to an August drug bust near a school. Jessica Ann Holm, 27, was sentenced Tuesday in Polk County District Court to 15 years probation for third-degree possession of drugs in a school zone. In August, four individuals,...
January 13, 2016 - 9:32am
December 23, 2015
Bemidji police investigating area check scam
BEMIDJI—Bemidji Police are investigating a check scam in the region where persons are suspected of printing their own checks using false...
December 23, 2015 - 9:55am
December 18, 2015
PREP BASKETBALL: Red Lake boys, girls edge Fosston at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI — The Red Lake and Fosston high school girls basketball teams battled at the Sanford Center Friday night, with the Warriors taking...
December 18, 2015 - 11:39pm
October 12, 2015
Area departments extinguish large field fire near Fosston
POLK COUNTY -- Four fire departments responded to a large grass fire Sunday evening near Fosston, Minn. The fire was reported shortly before 7 p.m. Sunday about 7 miles north of Fosston, in a farm field at the intersection of Polk County Roads 30 and 35, according to a report from...
October 12, 2015 - 9:43am
September 18, 2015
Group to showcase new Fosston production facility
FOSSTON—The Highway 2 West Manufacturers Association is focusing its Oct. 1 general membership meeting on the completion of Erskine Attachments' new 65,000-square-foot production facility in Fosston. The official meeting will begin with registration at 11 a.m. at Erskine Attachments,...
September 18, 2015 - 6:50pm