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BCLB Bears wrestling hoping for 'great season'
Blackduck boys basketball opens against Red Lake tonight
Blackduck Public Schools creates public logo contest for new identity for district
Blackduck Speech Team puts on interactive mystery
Blackduck Stump Jumpers is open for the season
BHS girls hockey falls to Brainerd/LF
PREP BASKETBALL: Red Lake girls rout Blackduck 91-19
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Bemidji holds off Crosby-Ironton in home opener
BOYS BASKETBALL: Jacks look to capitalize off strong finish to last season
MEN'S HOCKEY: WCHA’s top teams prepare for weekend series as BSU faces Michigan Tech
David Anthony Fineday, Sr.
Joann Theresa Bordwell
Nancy Sue Blumhagen
Carol A. White
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make me laugh: The benefits of laughter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Standing alongside Standing Rock
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Holiday movie madness
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Escape the freeze with films
Laporte School Drama Club presents "Midsummer Jersey"
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
DNR announces area furbearer registration stations
No additional deer test positive for CWD
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Protesters part of problem, not solution
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Christmastime in the First City!
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What is doing the right thing?
September 28, 2015
Preliminary South Shore price tag: $600,000
BEMIDJI -- With the clean-up project of Lake Bemidji's south shore already underway, the City Council moved forward Monday to prepare an existing...
September 28, 2015 - 8:15pm
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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,...
February 9, 2015 - 9:51am