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On the sugar beet beat: Local 4-H students take ag project to state science competition
News briefs, June 29
EDUCATION: Anderson departs as Schoolcraft leader: Board votes not to renew contract; last day was Thursday
A Day at the Carnival
COURTS: Accused Downwind accomplice requests venue change: Attorneys want Brandon Rossbach’s trial moved to Twin Cities area
Noncommissioned Fighting Hawks logo designer, print shop planning to roll out merchandise
LEGION BASEBALL: Centaurs take two in doubleheader win over Alexandria
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji sweeps Perham
Setting an example: Oshkiimaajitahdah summer camps showcase Native American athletes in Red Lake
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji splits with Detroit Lakes
Richard Bruce "Dick" "Specs" Matheny
Rosie Nancy Sutton
Winnifred Rae Koslucher
Edward (Eddie) Eugene Daken
John Eggers: Why were you born?
BELTRAMI COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS: June weed of the month: Common tansy
John Eggers: What did your father teach you?
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Lakes cooler than usual as summer approaches
BELTRAMI COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS: Sedums: Minimum maintenance plants
REVIEW: ‘The Shallows’ is a thrilling story of survival
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Bring It On’
Watch for 'Night Watch': BHS Marching Band again scoring well with summer show (w/ video)
Arts Briefs: BSO presents 'Legendary Voices,' First Friday open house at Gallery North and more
Patt Rall: Schlichting debuts her 'First Lady Mysteries' series
Northland Outdoors Television to debut on Fox Sports North across Upper Midwest
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Busy weekend ahead for area lakes
City schedules 2 archery deer hunts for fall
Final voting underway to name International Wolf Center pups
Blane Klemek: Two low profile birds: The sora rail and Virginia rail
Albert Theisen birthday
Karsten Verke birthday
PIONEER EDITORIAL: The world needs more Jerrys
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Story on workshop was small minded
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Legislature's inaction is unacceptable
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Rotary Club, community thanked for inclusive playground
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Palliative care bill reduces suffering, improves quality of life
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...
News / local
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...
News / education
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,...
News / region
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...
News / region
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...
News / local
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,...
News / region
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...
News / region
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
August 14, 2015
Police arrest five in Fosston meth bust
FOSSTON, Minn.—Five people were arrested with more than $350 worth of methamphetamine Tuesday in Fosston, Minn., according to court records. Four...
News / region
August 14, 2015 - 2:01pm