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United Way wine, beer tasting event
Annual taco event Wednesday
Prince tribute concert scheduled at U.S. Bank Stadium
MLB weather: Crosby-Ironton graduate makes his way to the majors
Police seek information on injured kittens found on Blatnik Bridge
GOLF: Birchmont wraps up today with quality championship matchups
BSU signs apparel deal with BIG Athletics/adidas
BSU men’s golf honored for academics
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Anderson invited to Team USA camp
LEGION BASEBALL: Post 14 eliminated from state tourney
Dale Clinton Smith, Sr.
Susan Marie Tibstra
Beverly J. Neadeau
Ashley Jean Needham
Charlotte "Char" Clark
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
FISH TALES: Callen Baird on Big Bass Lake
FISH TALES: Emma Hanson on Lake Winnie
FISH TALES: Becca Hanson on Lake Mary
DNR invites public input on Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout: The NOTV crew visits Saskatchewan’s famed trout factory
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 13, 2016
POLITICS: Local GOP elects new leadership ahead of 2016 election
BEMIDJI -- New leadership for the Beltrami County GOP was selected Saturday. The county Republican Party held a convention at Beltrami Electric Cooperative and elected Rich Siegert as its new chairman and also voted for two new vice chairmen. Because Beltrami County consists of Minnesota's...
July 13, 2016 - 7:15pm
July 12, 2016
ELECTION 2016: Hinson's bid for seventh district brings campaign to Solway
SOLWAY—With the singing of classic American songs as bookends, congressional hopeful Amanda Lynn Hinson on Tuesday evening met with voters in Beltrami County to rally support ahead of the Aug. 9 Republican primary. The event, just south of Solway, was one of several scheduled...
July 12, 2016 - 9:42pm
July 6, 2016
Beltrami County GOP to elect new chair Saturday
BEMIDJI—The Beltrami County Republican Party will hold a special convention Saturday to elect a new chair. The convention will start with registration at 1 p.m. and a meeting at 1:30 p.m. in the community room at Beltrami Electric Cooperative. The special convention comes after...
July 6, 2016 - 6:01pm
ELECTION: Never Trump: Beltrami Republican Chair steps down in opposition to presumptive nominee
BEMIDJI -- Calling presumptive presidential nominee Donald Trump's influence a "cancer on the party," longtime Beltrami County Republican Chair...
June 6, 2016 - 6:38pm
May 17, 2016
ELECTION: Shifting focus from Trump: Some state Republicans want party to emphasize local candidates, separate from presumptive nominee
BEMIDJI -- While businessman Donald Trump has become the presumptive presidential nominee of the GOP, support from local Republicans remains...
May 17, 2016 - 8:47pm
April 13, 2016
ELECTION: Beltrami County GOP, DFL select delegates, pass platform resolutions
BEMIDJI -- The Beltrami County Republican and Democratic-Farmer-Labor entities did their part in gearing up for the 2016 election this past weekend,...
April 13, 2016 - 11:22am
March 28, 2016
ELECTION: GOP picks District 2 roster: Two newcomers, incumbent will be on the ballot for Republicans
BAGLEY—A retired Clearwater County sheriff's deputy is hoping to keep the House District 2A seat for the Republicans in the state Legislature. Area Republican delegates gathered in Bagley on Monday night to endorse State District 2 Senate and House candidates for seats in the...
March 28, 2016 - 9:57pm
March 2, 2016
Cruz and Sanders regional county favorites on Super Tuesday
BEMIDJI—While the majority of Minnesotans went with U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida in the Republican caucus on Super Tuesday, it was...
March 2, 2016 - 8:46pm
March 1, 2016
SUPER TUESDAY: Beltrami County GOP opts for Cruz
BEMIDJI—Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas was the top presidential candidate for Beltrami County Republican voters Tuesday, taking the lead over Sen....
March 1, 2016 - 11:14pm
February 15, 2016
ELECTION 2016: Local GOP, DFL caucus locations set for Super Tuesday
BEMIDJI -- The state Democrat and Republican parties have set local locations for Minnesota's caucus on March 1. For both parties, caucus locations vary dependent on a voter's precinct. To find which caucus location to attend for either the GOP or DFL, voters can visit a Minnesota...
February 15, 2016 - 5:37pm
January 1, 2016
Joseph Cotto: Time for the GOP to divorce the Christian Right
It looks like Ted Cruz won’t get a leg up on Donald Trump after all. While a Quinnipiac University poll released shortly before Christmas placed Cruz just four points behind the Donald, Trump reclaimed solid ground heading into New Year’s. Exactly how and why seems answered by...
January 1, 2016 - 1:50am
November 3, 2014
GOP rallies in Bemidji on eve of election
BEMIDJI -- A crowd of about 50 Republicans gathered at the Bemidji GOP Victory office Monday to see U.S. Congressional candidates Torrey Westrom...
November 3, 2014 - 8:01pm
November 1, 2014
Democrats rally in Bemidji: Nolan, Erickson, Persell make push ahead of Tuesday election
BEMIDJI -- About 50 Democrats braved chilly winds coming off Lake Bemidji on Saturday to see U.S. Rep. Rick Nolan, Lt. Gov. candidate Tina Smith...
November 1, 2014 - 6:54pm
August 26, 2014
Johnson, Westrom to attend GOP dinner
BEMIDJI -- GOP candidate for governor Jeff Johnson and fellow Republican Torrey Westrom, running for the U.S. Congress, are both confirmed to speak at a Bemidji banquet in September. Johnson and 7th Congressional District candidate Westrom will attend the annual Bemidji Republican...
August 26, 2014 - 11:22pm
August 23, 2014
David M. Shribman: Where is the GOP heir apparent?
The party of the next guy has no next guy. For more than two generations, the Republican presidential nominating process has had an immutable internal logic to it: The next guy in line gets the nomination. That's how every Republican president of the post-Eisenhower era has won...
August 23, 2014 - 12:47am