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November 19, 2015
Tim English, regional administrator of the USDA, talks with a group of Kelliher students during lunch on Thursday. Kelliher School District was honored with a Gold Award of Distinction under the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Healthier School Challenge. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Kelliher up to the challenge: School the first in the country to earn gold rating in USDA challenge
November 19, 2015 - 8:48pm
November 11, 2015
Kids Count highlights highs and lows: Poverty rates down, but so are grad rates, for Beltrami County in annual report
November 11, 2015 - 6:50pm
October 24, 2015
Participating in the Boo Dash (from left to right) were Ashley Brue, Allyson Holte and Natalee Schultz. The three, dressed as Disney's Maleficent, Ursula and Cruella de Vil, ran the 5K on Saturday morning on the Montebello Ski Trail at Bemidji City Park.  (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Halloween on the run: Boo Dash 2015
October 24, 2015 - 3:06pm
October 15, 2015
MNsure expects smoother enrollment
October 15, 2015 - 8:26pm
October 10, 2015
Runners head down the Paul Bunyan State Trail toward Lake Bemidji State Park during the Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon races on Saturday. The races had 574 runners participate. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
Beautiful day for the Blue Ox: (Photo gallery, video)
October 10, 2015 - 7:00pm
Brock Tesdahl of Hopkins, Minn., crosses the finish line taking first place in the Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon on Saturday at the Sanford Center. Tesdahl finished with a time of 2:52:30. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
BLUE OX MARATHON: Home away from home for Tesdahl
October 10, 2015 - 6:36pm
Top female marathon finisher Sarah Kemp celebrates as she crosses the finish line of the Bemidji Blue Ox Marathon on Saturday at the Sanford Center. Kemp ran the marathon in 3:25:00. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
BLUE OX MARATHON: Back-to-back Bemidji titles for Kemp
October 10, 2015 - 6:30pm
October 8, 2015
EDUCATION: Student counselor deficit concerns Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School Board
October 8, 2015 - 9:23pm
October 7, 2015
A spiritual healer gave Rachel Schoelkoph the name "Mud Turtle Woman" as a child. Today, the breast cancer survivor from Red Lake fashions purses out of turtle shells which are among the crafts she turned to when recovering from cancer treatments. (Crystal Dey, Bemidji Pioneer)
Solace in the sticks: Woodworking helps breast cancer survivor cope with illness
October 7, 2015 - 6:57pm
October 3, 2015
On your mark: 1,300 expected to participate in Blue Ox Marathon events
October 3, 2015 - 7:45pm
September 5, 2015
“Living Well with Diabetes” presentation set
September 5, 2015 - 8:23pm
August 30, 2015
Amya Wilson checks out a freshly picked cucumber while standing with mother Brenda Hertel by their garden just outside their home. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
New program sprouts up: Bemidji Community Food Shelf project takes the garden to the customers
August 30, 2015 - 12:53am
July 18, 2015
Arika Johnson approaches the finish of the cycling portion of the Paul Bunyan Triathlon on Saturday morning at Cameron Park. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Trying at the Triathlon
July 18, 2015 - 6:03pm
June 28, 2015
The community of Kelliher has come together to help build the KORE area for outdoor exercise. (Photo by Brityn Kiser)
A KORE for Kelliher: Community rallies around outdoor exercise facility
June 28, 2015 - 10:00am
June 23, 2015
Kimberly Kelm holds the hand of husband James Kelm as he talks about his blindness and the Argus II Retinal Prosthesis System, which helps him perceive motion, lights and differences in contrast. (Steve Kuchera | Forum News Service)
‘Bionic eye’ helps Duluth man make out his dark world
June 23, 2015 - 9:23am