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Washington Post writer finds new home in place he once called the “worst place to live”: Christopher Ingraham moves family to Red Lake Falls, Minnesota
Community raises funds for possible homicide victim’s son
Melrose farmer found dead entangled in hay cutter
Clitherall man, 74, dies in motorcycle crash after hitting head on sign post
Mille Lacs bass anglers encouraged to submit fishing reports
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
BASEBALL: Blue Ox dominant in win over Park Rapids
Rosie Nancy Sutton
Richard Bruce "Dick" "Specs" Matheny
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
Final voting underway to name International Wolf Center pups
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Busy weekend ahead for area lakes
City schedules 2 archery deer hunts for fall
Blane Klemek: Two low profile birds: The sora rail and Virginia rail
Chippewa National Forest schedules summer programs
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
September 22, 2015
Networking nations: Minnesota tribes meet in Red Lake for economic development summit
RED LAKE -- Reservation grounds may never be restored to their former glory across the state of sky-tinted water -- Minnesota. But, that doesn’t...
News / local
September 22, 2015 - 8:18pm
September 2, 2015
Minnesota lawmakers strongly deny police report of ‘making out’
By Rachel E. Stassen-Berger and Marino Eccher St Paul Pioneer Press EAGAN, Minn. -- A Dakota County sheriff’s deputy allegedly caught...
News / region
September 2, 2015 - 9:23am
August 17, 2015
Migizi has landed: Red Lake Nation College, Capitol buildings, veterans memorial blessed by eagle viewing (video/photo gallery)
RED LAKE -- A young migizi swooped between two giant eagle-adorned buildings dedicated as the new tribal government center and college in Red...
August 17, 2015 - 8:53pm
August 13, 2015
Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig schools on Congressional radar
BENA—Members of the Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig school board and staff were pleased to see their school's name on a Congressional letter of support...
August 13, 2015 - 9:56pm
July 6, 2015
GOVERNMENT: City to study liquor market as updates needed to municipal stores
BEMIDJI—Aging facilities and a changing liquor market were deciding factors in the Bemidji City Council moving forward with a feasibility...
July 6, 2015 - 9:26pm
June 1, 2015
City closer to opening homeless shelter: Council passes resolutions for property, tax credits
BEMIDJI—The city of Bemidji is one step closer to making a much-needed homeless shelter a reality. The City Council on Monday passed...
June 1, 2015 - 9:21pm
May 19, 2015
COUNTY: Commissioners decline request for airport loan, talk transit tax
BEMIDJI—Beltrami County Commissioners reviewed the local transit sales and use tax, and considered a request to help fund a purchase of property in the Bemidji Regional Airport runway protection zone at Tuesday's meeting. Beltrami County Administrator Kay Mack informed the...
May 19, 2015 - 10:11pm
April 22, 2015
Roundabouts recommended for new school: Public hearing Thursday night before the JPC
BEMIDJI—The plans for a new elementary school that would be located across the street from Bemidji Middle School will be reviewed Thursday as the Greater Bemidji Area Joint Planning Commission holds a public hearing on the project. The JPC, which makes recommendations to...
April 22, 2015 - 4:51pm
April 21, 2015
Upstream TV to disband, reorganize
BEMIDJI—Upstream TV is to be dissolved, so it can begin anew. Upstream Board Member Roy C. Booth told the city's Public Affairs Committee on Monday that the cable access station's nonprofit status expired in November. The station went off the air for about a week in late...
April 21, 2015 - 10:20am
April 15, 2015
DNR wants more green for trees: Officials tout Dayton proposal for more forestry money
BEMIDJI-- Officials from the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ Forestry Division on Wednesday promoted an idea from Gov. Mark Dayton to add $2 million a year to the division’s $24 million annual budget over the next biennium. Forrest Boe, head of the DNR’s Forestry...
News / local
April 15, 2015 - 7:23pm
March 16, 2015
CITY GOVERNMENT: Council hammers out Water Carnival details
BEMIDJI -- During its regular meeting at 6 p.m. Monday, the Bemidji City Council settled some of the final questions remaining on 71st Annual Bemidji Jaycees Water Carnival’s move from Paul Bunyan Park to the Sanford Center parking lot. The event is moving because of renovations...
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March 16, 2015 - 9:53pm
CITY GOVERNMENT: Council selects Mathews as new City Manager
BEMIDJI -- Nate Mathews was chosen by the Bemidji City Council as the community’s new City Manager after months of selection work. A city...
News / region
March 16, 2015 - 9:48pm
March 7, 2015
Clock ticks toward 'Township Tuesday': Townships to elect officers, hold annual meetings this week
BEMIDJI -- "Township Tuesday" where Minnesota townships conduct their annual meetings and elect town officers and supervisors, is this week. Here's a breakdown of the times and locations of Bemidji-area township meetings: • Bemidji Township election: 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Bemidji...
News / local
March 7, 2015 - 11:11pm
February 9, 2015
Hubbard County attorney sues county to relook at budget requests
PARK RAPIDS -- Hubbard County Attorney Don Dearstyne has sued Hubbard County to take a second look at his 2015 budget requests. And,...
News / region
February 9, 2015 - 9:51am
January 24, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Good intentions need common sense
Redistribution has been in vogue for the last 60 years. It began in the 1960s with LBJ's Great Society. There have been four major attempts to implement it. Income redistribution: Intent -- the intent was to help mothers with dependent children. Effect -- the effect was to destroy...
opinion / letters
January 24, 2015 - 12:18am