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Holiday movie night at the Library
Goodman retirement celebration
Christian Women's luncheon meeting
Kelliher VFW pancake breakfast Sunday
Northern Minnesota pair gets skis out -- water skis
GIRLS HOCKEY: Despite solid effort from 8th-grade goalie Kimble, BHS falls to GRG
COLLEGE HOCKEY: Defense still strong, but BSU men want more offense
COLLEGE HOCKEY: Freshman Radke a 'sparkplug' for BSU women
BOY'S HOCKEY: Duluth East edges Bemidji, 2-1
WRESTLING: Bemidji falls to Perham, Thief River Falls
Cloyd Olaf Kilde
Bruce Robert Smith
Monica Louise Johnston
Ray O. Carpenter
PRIME TIME: From grieving a loss to celebrating a life
PRIME TIME: A fiery idea for a motion picture
PRIME TIME: Readers Theater volunteers bring performances to elementary schools
PRIME TIME: No pain, no strain, just gain at the Activity Center
PRIME TIME: ‘LAWKI,’ or Life As We Know It
After offending American Indians, Ralphie May backs Standing Rock
Chorale to bring 'Peace' to Bemidji
Art classes scheduled
PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Winter here, ice fishing will start soon
Where to fish when the lakes freeze: Numerous destinations within a few hours’ drive
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
PRIME TIME: Traveling through the landscapes
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: We deserve respectable representation in government
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Country deserves better from its president
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let’s restore integrity to election process
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Perseverance pays off
November 19, 2015
Kelliher up to the challenge: School the first in the country to earn gold rating in USDA challenge
KELLIHER -- Corncobs do-si-doed with strawberries, but the hunks of chocolate lumbering across the floor got most of the laughs. Students...
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
BEMIDJI -- For Beltrami County children, poverty rates are down, but so are graduation rates. The annual Kids Count study conducted by Children’s Defense Fund-Minnesota was released this week and shows a county improving in some key areas related to child care and declining...
November 11, 2015 - 6:50pm
October 24, 2015
Halloween on the run: Boo Dash 2015
The Bemidji Boo Dash 5K Fun Run or Walk was held Saturday at the City Park Montebello Ski Trail.
October 24, 2015 - 3:06pm
October 15, 2015
MNsure expects smoother enrollment
ST. PAUL -- MNsure leaders promise Minnesotans will have an easier time signing up for health insurance on its Website when enrollment begins next month. "My eyes are fully focused on improving the consumer experience," interim MNsure CEO Allison O'Toole said Thursday to a legislative...
October 15, 2015 - 8:26pm
October 10, 2015
Beautiful day for the Blue Ox: (Photo gallery, video)
A total of 474 runners took part in Saturday's Blue Ox Marathon running events, with many more volunteers, family and friends cheering them on. ...
October 10, 2015 - 7:00pm
BLUE OX MARATHON: Home away from home for Tesdahl
BEMIDJI -- Competing in Bemidji is nothing new for Brock Tesdahl, a former BSU basketball player who put his athletic skills to the test Saturday...
October 10, 2015 - 6:36pm
BLUE OX MARATHON: Back-to-back Bemidji titles for Kemp
BEMIDJI -- Her time may have been 10 minutes off last year’s mark, but it was still fast enough for Sarah Kemp to repeat as the winner of the...
October 10, 2015 - 6:30pm
October 8, 2015
EDUCATION: Student counselor deficit concerns Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School Board
BENA—Despite being shy of a full staff, administrators at the Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig school in Bena say the school year is off to a good start. School Board members heard from newly hired staff at Thursday's meeting and discussed how to resolve the need for mental health counselors...
October 8, 2015 - 9:23pm
October 7, 2015
Solace in the sticks: Woodworking helps breast cancer survivor cope with illness
RED LAKE—Rachel Schoelkoph has always had a love for animals and nature. It is because of that devotion she is able to love—and live...
October 7, 2015 - 6:57pm
October 3, 2015
On your mark: 1,300 expected to participate in Blue Ox Marathon events
BEMIDJI -- Thousands of running shoes worn by people of all ages from Bemidji and beyond will hit the pavement next week. For the third year,...
October 3, 2015 - 7:45pm
September 5, 2015
“Living Well with Diabetes” presentation set
BEMIDJI -- Sanford Bemidji Diabetes Education will host its free “Living Well with Diabetes” gathering from 4 to 5 p.m. on Sept. 15 in conference room C at Sanford Bemidji Medical Center. Attendees do not need to register ahead of time. This month, Sanford’s Advance Care...
September 5, 2015 - 8:23pm
August 30, 2015
New program sprouts up: Bemidji Community Food Shelf project takes the garden to the customers
BEMIDJI—Every week this summer, Brenda Hertel has gone to the garden behind her home to pick fresh vegetables for her family to enjoy. While...
August 30, 2015 - 12:53am
July 18, 2015
Trying at the Triathlon
BEMIDJI -- The Paul Bunyan Triathlon on Saturday morning, with the finish line at Cameron Park.
July 18, 2015 - 6:03pm
June 28, 2015
A KORE for Kelliher: Community rallies around outdoor exercise facility
KELLIHER -- Three students and a slew of volunteers in Kelliher are at the “KORE” of a new outdoor facility in the community. It all...
June 28, 2015 - 10:00am
June 23, 2015
‘Bionic eye’ helps Duluth man make out his dark world
James Kelm was led to a window and asked to describe what he was looking at. “I said: ‘Well, there’s a light that’s moving,...
June 23, 2015 - 9:23am