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Pastor’s pulpit? A food truck: The Rev. Margaret Kelly offers free calzones to those who are struggling — and a serving of religion to those who want it
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: Building partnerships key to region's economy
Some Minneapolis observers worry about police
EDUCATION: When funding falls short, U.S. Interior Secretary tours Native American school
Lockdown lifted at Sanford Bemidji Medical Center
Bemidji Speedway: Stearns wins Wissota A Modified special
SOCCER: BSU fall in exhibition opener at NDSU
TENNIS: Bemidji wins triangular at Pine City in season opener
Golf: Tianna hosts 75th annual shortstop Sunday
This Week at BHS: Lumberjacks begin their fall seasons
Michael "Mike" Johnson
Joshua David Cody Norland
Marvin Louis Roy
Donald Willard Olson
Larry "Lolly" Erie
Selecting hardy lilies for your garden
John Eggers: What teachers can learn from Robin Williams
Living life in the dirt
Evan Hazard: ‘. . . on a rainy Sunday afternoon’
Art Lee: Debs once a nationally known famous/infamous(?) politician
Make some friends at Sesame Street Live
Country music duo Love and Theft to perform in Bemidji
Pioneer Previews: Small-town and Scandinavia on the stage
Local singer films music video in Bemidji
Pioneer Previews: Wooden Nichols to perform the hits
Hunting: Minnesota waterfowl seasons open Sept. 27
Blane Klemek: Nighthawks perfectly built for their lifestyle
Paul Nelson: A variety of sinkers can be used to help catch walleyes
Governor to host Bemidji events on opening deer season weekend
The little duckling of learning
Ron Paul: What have we accomplished in Iraq?
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: A consensus on criminals
Rich Lowry: The Ferguson melodrama
Pioneer Editorial: Ferguson is all too familiar
Does 'vote buying' work for both parties?
May 3, 2013
Report sheds new light on day care death
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A state report sheds new light on the death of a baby at a home day care in Hastings. The report by the state Department of Human Services says the infant was placed face down on a blanket on a carpeted floor. The day care provider, Ann Quigley, had her...
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May 3, 2013 - 1:51pm
March 14, 2013
Missing woman located in Oklahoma
HASTINGS, Minn. -- A Hastings woman missing since mid-December was located safe and sound in Oklahoma on Saturday. Nikole Sherry, 24, was found by officers in Marlow, Okla. Sherry had gone missing after leaving Regions Hospital in St. Paul on Dec. 18, 2012. She had snuck out of the...
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March 14, 2013 - 9:06am
March 12, 2013
Facebook photo threat leads to charges
HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) — A Minneapolis man is accused of posting a nude photo of a 15-year-old girl on Facebook. Dakota County prosecutors say 18-year-old Deuvontay Charles threatened to post numerous naked photos of the girl online unless she had sex with him. A criminal complaint...
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March 12, 2013 - 9:37am
January 9, 2013
Man accused of harassing deputy who had BMW towed
HASTINGS, Minn. (AP) — A West St. Paul man is accused of creating a Facebook page to harass a Dakota County sheriff's deputy who had his BMW towed. Forty-four-year-old Shawn Amick is charged with felony harassment and stalking. A criminal complaint says Amick set up a Facebook...
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January 9, 2013 - 8:30am
September 27, 2012
$1,100 lost, $900 returned to Hastings man with an apology
HASTINGS, Minn. – After he lost an envelope with $1,100 in cash on the way home from the bank, a Hastings man figured his money was gone forever. A week later, the money was returned, a least most of it. The Hastings Police Department received an anonymous letter Wednesday from...
September 27, 2012 - 4:11am
September 21, 2012
Minnesota cities compete for ‘Prettiest Painted Places’
Four Minnesota communities will vie with nearly 200 nominees from other states to be named of the Paint Quality Institute’s “Prettiest Painted Places in America.” . Here are the competition’s descriptions of the Minnesota communities: Alexandria: Surrounded by lakes and resorts...
September 21, 2012 - 11:04am
June 9, 2012
Travel: Craft beers greet visitors seeking suds
STILLWATER - When visitors think of the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St. Paul, they often are quick to think of places like Mall of America,...
June 9, 2012 - 12:00am