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Minnesota DNR appoints Albrecht as new Northwest Regional Director
There’s a new sheriff’s dog in town: K9 unit brings in Mac, a 1-year-old Belgian Malinois
HOUSING: State level processing continues for Westwood Acres residents
DNA results point to owner of severed fingers found in East Grand Forks
Crime report for Aug. 24
PREP SOCCER: Newcomers already fitting in well for Bemidji boys
TENNIS: BHS girls win two of three in home-opening quad meet
PREP SOCCER: Bemidji girls look to defense as season begins
No more ties: WCHA overhauls overtime structure
VOLLEYBALL: Lumberjacks get ready for new season
Albert Franklin "Dix" Coffin
Joan Iris Pope
Sharon Lynn Gangeness
Tracy Keith Gross
MASTER GARDENERS: Slipping is not just for winter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The infinite nature of truth and reconciliation
John Eggers: Delight in the dog days of August
Patt Rall: Music is in the air in and around Bemidji
John Eggers: Helping Others Go For The Gold
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Punk’s Dead: SLC Punk 2’
Inspired and inspiring: Big Daddy Weave takes the stage tonight at Sanford Center
Art briefs: Sunday Aug. 21
Off The Record Blog: An Idiot’s Guide To Summerslam
Patt Rall: Pine Tones, Caige Jambor to perform in concerts today
DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
DNR survey finds Minnesota wolf population stable
Blane Klemek: Shrikes are some of the more fascinating birds out there
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Slower fall cooldown better for fishing
Kayakers set to finish circumnavigation of Lake Superior
Lorraine Peck birthday
Edwina Batchelder birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reporters struggle to deal with Trump
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Survey is next step for Bemidji YMCA project
Faith Hensrud: Moving forward at BSU and NTC with a focus on student success
Pioneer Editorial: Clean, drain and dispose
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Creating smiles and memories
August 18, 2016
Itasca County man sentenced to 15 years in death of infant son
GRAND RAPIDS -- An Itasca County man who pled guilty to a manslaughter charge last month was sentenced to 15 years in prison. Emery James Jenkins, 39, of rural Deer River, received the maximum sentence for first-degree manslaughter Wednesday after entering an Alford plea in July to...
August 18, 2016 - 9:22am
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