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May 21, 2015
Leading out a group of runners, from left, Dominic Jackson, 4th grade, Alex Thompson, 1st grade, Riley Pitchford, 1st grade and Darius Reed, 1st grade are encouraged by 1st grade paraprofessional Nancy Buckentin to slow down their pace as they participate in the Leech Lake Diabetes Fitness Center's 23rd Annual Memorial Walk/Run in Cass Lake on Thursday morning. There were 589 elementary students and about 100 staff along with a host of button
Walking down Memory Lane: Leech Lake Diabetes Fitness Center Memorial 5K draws hundreds (w/video)
May 21, 2015 - 6:00pm
May 15, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Hepatitis C story needed different perspective
May 15, 2015 - 12:19am
April 7, 2015
Bonnie Anderson is awaiting a new kidney, having undergone one successful transplant 10 years ago. Pictured at left is Dr. Daniel Louvar, a Sanford Bemidji nephrologist who specializes in diagnosing and treating kidney disease and disorders. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
'We're just waiting': Bemidji woman hopes for new kidney
April 7, 2015 - 6:16pm
March 21, 2015
Community effort underway to make Bemidji more dementia-friendly
March 21, 2015 - 10:49pm
February 27, 2015
Susanne Rabel (left)  discusses the work that went into the creation of the Bemidji Community Food Shelf Healthy Choices Recipes book, which was recently printed to hand out to clients at the food shelf. Pictured (right) is Mary Mitchell, the manager of the food shelf. The cover of the cookbook was designed by first-graders at Schoolcraft Learning Community. (Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer)
New book on the (food) shelf: Healthy choices cookbook available at Bemidji Community Food Shelf
February 27, 2015 - 8:27pm
February 26, 2015
HEALTH CARE: 3 'adverse health events' reported at Sanford Bemidji; Numbers are part of statewide initiative to improve patient care
February 26, 2015 - 11:58pm
February 7, 2015
Leech Lake's Biggest Loser Challenge contestant Julie Casey, of Deer River, steps on the scale for her weekly weigh-in at the Leech Lake Facilities Center in Cass Lake Wednesday. Fitness specialist Frank White answers another participant's questions in the background. (Crystal Dey | Bemidji Pioneer)
When losing is winning: Leech Lake's Biggest Loser Challenge helps increase wellness
February 7, 2015 - 7:23pm
Michael Reagan: The consequences of your vaccination decision
February 7, 2015 - 1:00am
February 3, 2015
Sanford Bemidji Medical Center lifts visitor restrictions
February 3, 2015 - 3:34pm
January 30, 2015
Shamrock Shuffle set for March 14
January 30, 2015 - 3:54pm
January 23, 2015
Smoking rate in Minnesota drops
January 23, 2015 - 9:16am
January 21, 2015
Phyllis Grubbe instructs a Silver Stretchers class every Tuesday and Thursday at the Bemidji Senior Activity Center. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
S-T-R-E-T-C-H: Phyllis Grubbe has fun leading her Silver Stretchers (video)
January 21, 2015 - 5:19pm
January 16, 2015
COMMUNITY: Here for health, Healthy living event Saturday at BHS
January 16, 2015 - 12:02am
January 14, 2015
At about 11 a.m. today, 4-year-old Junior will be flown from the Minneapolis hospital he’s known all his life to a hospital in St. Louis, where his new medical team will begin prepping him for the next steps toward a heart transplant. (Submitted photo)
'He still has a chance:' Cass Lake boy is a heart transplant candidate; family seeks donations to reach his bedside
January 14, 2015 - 8:04pm
January 10, 2015
As Asher Kingery reads to his daughter, Harper, her mom, Marlie, keeps a watchful eye on her newborn, who was born on New Year’s Day at Sanford Bemidji Medical Center. The book, “Baby Eye Like,” was given to the new parents through the Friends of the Bemidji Public Library’s Books for Babies program, which aims to provide free board books to new parents throughout the Bemidji area. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Books for Babies: Program provides free board books to families of babies born in Bemidji area
January 10, 2015 - 10:29pm