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TWO RIVERS: Each day became easier for Jeanette . . . and the man was in jail (Chaps. 35-38)
Weather outlook cancels outdoor Movie Night set for Saturday
Chamber Ambassadors: University Heights
Chamber Ambassadors: JCPenney
Fusion Center moving to downtown Bemidji
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
David Henry Morgan
Gwendolyn "Gwen" Ewert
Lawrence P. Buck
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?
PRIME TIME: Tea-totalling (and not) in Yorkshire
Don’t leave home without Iowa: ‘Leaving Iowa’ debuts Wednesday for Paul Bunyan Playhouse
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Big Trouble In Little China’
Patt Rall: Bemidji truly is a Destination City
ART BRIEFS: Area Church Musicians Recital Series continues and more
Big Bass Ramblers to perform at Farm by the Lake; Church Musicians series continues Wednesday
Blane Klemek: Observing bird songs of the seasons
Hawley man sets state muskie record
Elk expansion in Northwestern Minnesota on hold
FISH TALES: Lyla Glinsek
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
July 20, 2016
A ride for the ages: 91-year-old Grand Rapids man preps for 420-mile bike trek across Iowa
GRAND RAPIDS — Bob Wagner wastes little time when asked what could entice a 91-year-old to pedal his 35-pound Trek 2700 road bike 420 miles...
July 20, 2016 - 2:33pm
July 19, 2016
Man charged with witness tampering in Itasca County beheading case
The brother of a woman suspected of being an accomplice in the beheading of an Iron Range man has been charged with witness tampering. Joeseph Allen Greniger, 20, of Grand Rapids was charged Tuesday in State District Court in Grand Rapids with one count of felony first-degree tampering...
July 19, 2016 - 7:46pm
June 30, 2016
UPDATE: Charges: Itasca County homicide victim was beheaded, stabbed
HIBBING, Minn. -- A sexual assault allegation led to the beheading of a 20-year-old Hibbing man last week in rural Itasca County, according to...
June 30, 2016 - 9:20am
May 20, 2016
GIRLS GOLF: Bemidji victorious in Grand Rapids
GRAND RAPIDS — The Bemidji High School girls golf team was victorious at the Grand Rapids Invitational at Pokegama Golf Course in Grand Rapids...
May 20, 2016 - 11:26pm
April 30, 2016
SOFTBALL: BHS falls to Grand Rapids, Hermantown
GRAND RAPIDS — The Lumberjacks had a tough time in the field on Saturday, contributing to their two losses that bring them to 1-6-1 on the...
April 30, 2016 - 9:24pm
April 26, 2016
BASEBALL: Top-ranked Bemidji sweeps doubleheader from Grand Rapids
GRAND RAPIDS — The top-ranked Bemidji High School baseball team swept Grand Rapids Tuesday in a doubleheader that was originally scheduled...
April 26, 2016 - 10:50pm
March 13, 2016
On-Air Talent: Northern Community benefits behind-the-mic and behind-the-scenes with volunteers (W/Video)
BEMIDJI—Listening to Northern Community Radio, KAXE and KBXE, could be considered a unique experience. The stations, located in Bemidji...
March 13, 2016 - 6:38pm
March 4, 2016
BOYS HOCKEY: Bemidji loses OT heartbreaker in first round of state tournament (photo gallery)
ST. PAUL — Just like they did earlier this season, Bemidji and Grand Rapids once again needed overtime to settle things. This time, the stage...
March 4, 2016 - 12:59am
March 2, 2016
STATE HOCKEY: Jacks face Grand Rapids in state quarterfinals amid wide-open field
ST. PAUL — The Bemidji and Grand Rapids High School boys hockey teams were about as close as they could get when they met earlier this year....
March 2, 2016 - 10:44pm
February 27, 2016
BOYS HOCKEY: Bemidji gets Grand Rapids in state tourney opener, 8 p.m. Thursday
The Bemidji High School boys’ hockey team’s return to the Class AA state tournament finds the Lumberjacks facing a familiar foe. The Lumberjacks...
February 27, 2016 - 9:14pm
February 2, 2016
Itasca County teen charged in friend's shooting death in November
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn. -- An Itasca County teen has been charged in the accidental shooting death of his friend in November. A criminal complaint filed last month in State District Court in Grand Rapids charges Walter Everett Charwood, 18, with first-degree manslaughter in the Nov. 29...
February 2, 2016 - 10:56am
February 1, 2016
POLITICS: DFL Sen. Tom Saxhaug to run for re-election
BEMIDJI—Sen. Tom Saxhaug, DFL-Grand Rapids, announced Monday he will be on the ballot for re-election come November. Saxhaug has held a...
February 1, 2016 - 6:44pm
January 26, 2016
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Grand Rapids steals one from BHS
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji High School girls basketball team has four wins under its belt on the season but hasn’t been able to close out close...
January 26, 2016 - 11:36pm
October 12, 2015
VOLLEYBALL: Tough match, but Jacks get sweep of Grand Rapids
BEMIDJI — Grand Rapids had six chances to end the second set with a win, but the Lumberjacks capitalized on their first chance, winning the...
October 12, 2015 - 11:19pm
September 29, 2015
TENNIS: Lumberjacks defeat Grand Rapids 5-2
GRAND RAPIDS — The Bemidji High School girls tennis team came out victorious against Grand Rapids, securing a 5-2 win early in Tuesday’s...
September 29, 2015 - 11:02pm