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Hillside Avenue SW will remain closed: Motion to approve ordinance fails in a 6-1 City Council vote
PUC sets outline for Sandpiper pipeline route process
Shevlin Avenue reconstruction project
Annual healing powwow planned for Aug. 13
Disc golf ‘Ace race’ set for Aug. 29
YOUTH BASEBALL: 10-year-olds heading to World Series
BIRCHMONT: Schaefer shines, capping title with 19-hole comeback victory
BIRCHMONT: Sheetz earns three-peat; Howard, Hasselberg also among winners
BIRCHMONT: Skarperud among experienced golfers aiming for title
PREP FOOTBALL: New section, similar challenges for Bemidji
Jon "Jack" Echternach
Alice Miranda Walker
Dr. Perry Willis Patterson
John Eggers: A reason why you were born
It's all about teamwork
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: As nice as eating flowers can be, it can also be a little scary
John Eggers: Will you leave a trail?
NORTHLAND STARGAZING: New Horizons visits Pluto on Bastille Day
Pioneer Previews: Listen to music in the park today
Art briefs - Sunday Aug. 2
Opening artist for Little Big Town concert announced
First City Singers 'on a mission': Senior group seeking members to carry on a musical tradition
Pioneer Previews: The soothing sounds of music
Blane Klemek: Swallows that make their summer homes in Minnesota
DNR announces another conservative deer season
Blane Klemek: Coyotes are interesting animals that are both revered and despised
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: As muskies begin to bite, please handle them with care
Waterfleas found in Lake Vermillion
Family Moments: Bessie Moller Barrington and Lillian Shuman
Rich Lowry: There is no accounting for taste
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Some questions for district to answer
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Making real-world decisions
Maria Fotopoulos: No room for ‘trophy hunting’
Neal Gabler: Trump is a superhero, but not in a good way
May 18, 2015
High school students in Oakdale charged with bringing loaded gun to school
OAKDALE, Minn. -- Two Tartan High School students in Oakdale were charged with a felony Monday for reportedly taking turns carrying a loaded handgun in their backpacks at the Oakdale school. Nathan Neng Xiong, 16, of Maplewood is accused of bringing the gun to school in his backpack...
News / region
May 18, 2015 - 11:27pm
March 28, 2015
Annual gun show at the Armory
The annual Gun Show at the National Guard Armory is underway in Bemidji. The event continues Sunday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. with more than 40...
News / local
March 28, 2015 - 5:40pm
October 24, 2014
Michigan man pleads guilty to drug charge after 11 pounds of pot found in vehicle
BEMIDJI -- A Michigan man arrested with 11 pounds of marijuana in Bemidji plead guilty Tuesday in Beltrami County District Court. Richard Jay Barbour, 62, of Spring Lake, Mich., is charged with felony fifth-degree possession of a controlled substance. Barbour was arrested Aug....
News / local
October 24, 2014 - 7:08pm
September 3, 2014
Traffic stop yields 11 pounds of marijuana
BEMIDJI -- Eleven pounds of marijuana and three loaded handguns were seized Friday during a traffic stop. The driver appeared in Beltrami County...
News / local
September 3, 2014 - 10:22pm
July 2, 2014
Target says guns not welcome, but stops short of ban
Tom Webb St. Paul Pioneer Press MINNEAPOLIS — Target is “respectfully” requesting gun-owners not to bring firearms into its stores after a series of open-carry demonstrations alarmed some customers. The open display of firearms in its stores “creates an environment that...
News / business
July 2, 2014 - 11:51pm
March 26, 2014
Bills would take guns from domestic violence suspects
ST. PAUL — Domestic assault suspects could be required to give up their guns under bills moving through the Minnesota Legislature. “This bill will stop violence and reduce the number of women murdered by guns each year,” Rep. Dan Schoen, D-St. Paul Park, told the House public...
March 26, 2014 - 12:48am
March 19, 2013
Agreement expands background checks only to gun shows
ST. PAUL — Gun control backers have given up controversial proposals in an effort to pass some measures aimed at curbing gun violence in Minnesota. The House Public Safety Committee chairman dropped a plan to expand background checks to virtually all gun sales that was set for a...
March 19, 2013 - 9:22pm
December 20, 2012
Obama to send Congress gun proposals in January
By JULIE PACE, Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON (AP) — Declaring the time for action overdue, President Barack Obama promised on Wednesday...
December 20, 2012 - 12:23am