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Class-action lawsuit alleges Capella University lied about time, cost of advanced degrees
Proposed sexual harassment policy in Minnesota Legislature would cover everyone, all the time
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Charles "Charlie" Noren
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Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
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Richard and Marvel Olson
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Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
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Time to respond to reader feedback
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Fourth of July
August 17, 2017
Search uncovers body of missing 29-year-old man in Brainerd
BRAINERD, Minn.—An organized search by volunteers and law enforcement Thursday uncovered a body police believe is that of missing Brainerd...
August 17, 2017 - 9:07pm
Volunteers search from missing 29-year-old Brainerd man
BRAINERD, Minn.—It has been six weeks since John Greenwaldt was last seen getting into a vehicle in downtown Brainerd. Thursday, about...
August 17, 2017 - 6:27pm
July 9, 2017
Big Turtle Lake holds boat parade
Big Turtle Lake held its annual Fourth of July boat parade Tuesday with 25 watercrafts participating in the event. Boats were decorated festively...
July 9, 2017 - 6:00am
July 6, 2017
Out with a bang: Fireworks on Fourth of July wrap up Water Carnival
The Bemidji Jaycees' Red, White and Boom fireworks show over Lake Bemidji on Tuesday night.
July 6, 2017 - 11:45am
July 2, 2017
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: How to enjoy the best Fourth of July ever
I was never asked to recite the Preamble to the Constitution when I was in school. Too bad. I always believed that recitation was good for the...
July 2, 2017 - 10:00am
The Fourth! A tradition in Bemidji for more than a century
Editor's note: The Beltrami County Historical Society is partnering with the Pioneer on a series of monthly articles highlighting the history...
July 2, 2017 - 6:07am
July 1, 2017
Kix for the kids! Water Carnival features Kids Run, Kiddie Parade
On Saturday, the 73rd annual Bemidji Jaycees Water Carnival kicked off with the Kids Run at Paul Bunyan Park followed by the Kiddie Parade down...
July 1, 2017 - 3:38pm
Fourth of July fireworks put some combat vets on edge
FARGO — Sam Floberg will hunker down at a quiet place in Minnesota's Lakes Country this Fourth of July. That's because the whoosh of fireworks...
July 1, 2017 - 3:06pm
June 29, 2017
Northwest Minnesota parks still have campsites for weekend, holiday
Three northwest Minnesota state parks as of midweek still had openings for campers looking to get away for the Fourth of July holiday weekend,...
June 29, 2017 - 3:43pm
June 27, 2017
Sheriff’s office to crack down on drunken boaters
BEMIDJI -- The Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office is urging people to remain sober while boating and plan to crack down on those operating watercraft...
June 27, 2017 - 10:47am
June 20, 2017
Avoid unexpected delays: 5 tools for unplanned road trip pitstops
During the Fourth of July holiday, 42 million people back out of their driveways and begin their family road trip, according to AAA. Before...
June 20, 2017 - 8:05am
July 6, 2016
Troopers help deliver Fourth of July baby
MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota State Patrol troopers practice delivering babies in training academies, and one who just joined the patrol and the class put it to use on the Fourth of July weekend.
July 6, 2016 - 4:32pm
July 5, 2016
A Festive Fourth
The 72nd annual Jaycees Water Carnival was held over the weekend in the Sanford Center parking lot in Bemidji. The display of fireworks was shot...
July 5, 2016 - 11:33am
July 3, 2016
FOURTH OF JULY: History on wheels: The Purcells restore military vehicles they show in Bemidji parade
BEMIDJI—Bob and Pat Purcell celebrate the Fourth of July the same way every year; driving restored military vehicles in the Bemidji parade....
July 3, 2016 - 12:07am
July 6, 2015
READER PHOTO: Fireworks over Bemidji
Reader E. Jourdain Jr. submitted this photo of fireworks over Bemidji during the Fourth of July events on Saturday. You can submit photos to...
July 6, 2015 - 8:10pm