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The need for Narcan: As opioid overdoses increase, local law enforcement now also carry anti-heroin drug
LEECH LAKE: Vizenor finishes first week as Leech Lake College President
City Council to discuss Sanford Center legal issues
Someone Special Volunteers: Kendra Hirsch and Vicki Frisch
At home in Bemidji: Longtime NHL scout, executive Marshall Johnston retires; has called Bemidji home for 40 years
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji keeps rolling, tops Alexandria in sub-state playoffs
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji splits doubleheader with Alexandria
Bemidji Extreme U12 soccer takes second at Bemidji Blowout
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Robert (Bob) J Voigt
Ken R. Trisco
Leonard "Larry" Mitberg
Gary Robert Vanasse
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
John Eggers: Who wants to be a cop?
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
Patt Rall: Summer events continue in Bemidji
Don’t leave home without Iowa: ‘Leaving Iowa’ debuts Wednesday for Paul Bunyan Playhouse
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Big Trouble In Little China’
Blane Klemek: Nests are nearly as fascinating as the birds themselves
Blane Klemek: Observing bird songs of the seasons
Hawley man sets state muskie record
Elk expansion in Northwestern Minnesota on hold
Nancy Sullivan birthday
AnnaMae Daken birthday
Robert Kaasa birthday
Joe Vene: Setting the record straight on school road project
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Developments for the developers
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: This November, I’m voting for NOTA (none of the above)
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Lueth, Larson thanked for service
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Making music on the Mississippi
March 7, 2014
VIDEO: New Town shot at GF tournament makes No. 1 play on SportsCenter
March 7, 2014 - 8:23am
Fargo man killed in Grand Forks collision
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A Fargo man died from injuries suffered in a two-vehicle collision Friday afternoon in Grand Forks. Police Lt. Mike Ferguson said the 62-year-old man was driving a 2004 Audi west on 14th Avenue South, and while crossing South Columbia Road his vehicle...
February 7, 2014 - 10:13pm
January 17, 2014
Grand Forks airman court-martialed for raping wife of deployed airman
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- An airman at Grand Forks Air Force Base was sentenced Monday at his court martial to 34 years in prison for raping a woman on base this past summer, the base said Thursday. Senior Airman Jory Hodge, 23, broke into the home of an airman who was deployed...
January 17, 2014 - 9:38am
December 23, 2013
Former Grand Forks day care worker charged with molesting children
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A Manvel man was arrested Friday and faces four felony charges of sexually molesting children at a church day care center in Grand Forks. Timothy Tollefson, 29, remains in the Grand Forks County jail pending his initial appearance, probably Monday, on the...
December 23, 2013 - 9:58am
December 4, 2013
Grand Forks-area couple charged after children found in unsanitary home
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- An Emerado couple have been charged with child neglect or abuse after sheriff’s officials say they found unsanitary and hazardous living conditions inside their home. Richard Elskoe, 48, and Kimberly Elskoe, 39, pleaded not guilty this week in state...
December 4, 2013 - 8:37am
November 19, 2013
Suspect charged with murder of Grand Forks County man
A Grand Forks prosecutor said she has drawn up charges against three men and a woman in the early Sunday burglary that resulted in the stabbing death of Ruben Cisneros Jr., 33, at his home northwest of Grand Forks International Airport. Carmell Mattison, assistant state's attorney...
November 19, 2013 - 3:00pm
November 18, 2013
Grand Forks man stabbed to death; three arrested
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A 33-year-old man was found dead early Sunday and three men are in custody in connection with a related burglary, said Grand Forks County Sheriff Bob Rost this morning. Because it’s still an active crime scene, he’s releasing few details, Rost said....
November 18, 2013 - 3:11pm
Air Force to OK lease for tech park at Grand Forks base
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The Air Force will sign a lease with Grand Forks County in December, allowing a technology park for unmanned aircraft to be built at Grand Forks Air Force Base, the state’s congressional leaders and the governor said Thursday. “The Enhanced Use Lease...
October 18, 2013 - 10:46am
October 8, 2013
Grand Forks wind turbine blade maker adding jobs
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- Wind turbine blade maker LM Wind Power, one of the area’s largest manufacturers, will have almost 600 employees in Grand Forks at the end of 2013, the company announced Monday. The company, based in Denmark, went from having 350 employees in the United States...
October 8, 2013 - 8:54am
October 2, 2013
Police make arrest in Grand Forks sex assault
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A 20-year-old man was arrested Tuesday night in connection with an apartment break-in that allegedly lead to robbery and sexual assault. Antonio Raheem Matthews, of Grand Forks, was arrested just before 10 p.m. Tuesday and charged with two counts of gross...
October 2, 2013 - 10:19am
August 22, 2013
Fargo TV host claims Grand Forks schools leader used profanity
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A Fargo television host claims Grand Forks Public Schools Superintendent Larry Nybladh called him an obscenity following a television interview that aired Wednesday on Valley News Live broadcasts in Grand Forks and Fargo. Nybladh appeared on the program “6:30...
August 22, 2013 - 9:26am
July 16, 2013
West Nile virus found in bird in Grand Forks
A bird from Grand Forks has been positively identified as having West Nile virus. The Grand Forks Health Department is urging residents to...
July 16, 2013 - 9:55am
June 3, 2013
Tenstrike man hauled into Grand Forks court on 21-year-old misdemeanor
By Stephen J. Lee Forum News Service GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- His past rose up and slapped shackles on a Minnesota man over a 21-year-old small-change conviction for which he was brought into a Grand Forks courtroom Monday to face again. Kenneth John Knutson, 44, was...
June 3, 2013 - 9:38pm
May 31, 2013
Former Grand Forks educator pleads guilty to luring
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A former educator in Grand Forks and Edmore has entered a plea agreement for charges that he lured minors over the Internet. Under the terms of the agreement, filed Wednesday in state District Court in Grand Forks, Jeremy Patrick Thompson, 28, is pleading...
May 31, 2013 - 9:00am
May 23, 2013
Grand Forks student dies after crash a block from high school
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- A Grand Forks Central High School student died Wednesday night after sustaining injuries in a motorcycle accident earlier that afternoon, just after students had left school for the day. McCain Endres, 16, was taken by ambulance to Altru Hospital around...
May 23, 2013 - 8:32am