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Moorhead police: New synthetic opioid U-47700 may have played role in apparent overdose death
Pharmacy Phanatics Relay For Life team donates
Relay for Life donation
New van for Minnesota Chapter No. 7 DAV
Dunlap supports Fern Township fundraiser
BOYS SOCCER: Wet, wild home opener ends in 4-0 BHS win
CROSS COUNTRY: Experienced Lumberjacks running down another shot at state
GIRLS SOCCER: Bemidji squeaks past Cathedral, 1-0 (PHOTO GALLERY)
TENNIS: Bemidji sweeps Hibbing, Perham
SWIMMING: BHS takes fifth place at Willmar in opener
James "Moose" Malmquist
Albert Franklin "Dix" Coffin
Madeline D. Boswell
Karen (Vogel) Severson
Stephen Michael Jackelen
Cyndi Fenske: Goings on at the library in September
John Eggers: Find first day teacher success
MASTER GARDENERS: Slipping is not just for winter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: The infinite nature of truth and reconciliation
John Eggers: Delight in the dog days of August
ART BRIEFS - SUNDAY AUG. 28
Patt Rall: Much music in Bemidj this week
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Punk’s Dead: SLC Punk 2’
Inspired and inspiring: Big Daddy Weave takes the stage tonight at Sanford Center
Art briefs: Sunday Aug. 21
Blane Klemek: Observations on the American crow
FISH TALES: Gunner Ganske on Swenson Lake
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Caution needed to prevent spread of invasive species
DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
DNR survey finds Minnesota wolf population stable
Lorraine Peck birthday
Edwina Batchelder birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Why do women wear high-heel shoes?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reporters struggle to deal with Trump
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Survey is next step for Bemidji YMCA project
Faith Hensrud: Moving forward at BSU and NTC with a focus on student success
Pioneer Editorial: Clean, drain and dispose
August 27, 2016
A godsend for Godson: Nigerian boy stays with Bemidji family as he undergoes surgery for rare disorder
BEMIDJI -- Some might call it a chance encounter but to those involved it was divine intervention. The first moment Steve Kovacic laid eyes...
8 hours 11 min ago
August 24, 2016
Medical device’s price stirs Washington: Cost increase of EpiPen ‘alarming,’ ‘unjustified,’ Klobuchar says
Since 5-year-old Matthew Nicholls was diagnosed with a tree-nut allergy at age 2, his mom and dad have spent more than $1,000 on EpiPens that have never been used — but have to be kept on hand in case Matthew has a potentially life-threatening allergic reaction. “I would so much...
August 24, 2016 - 8:00pm
August 11, 2016
Study: One in five mental health patients misplaced in Minnesota hospitals
DULUTH, Minn. -- Nearly one out of five patients in mental health units at Minnesota hospitals could be better served elsewhere. So says a study released Thursday by the Minnesota Hospital Association. The finding is significant at a time when the state’s hospitals are overrun with...
August 11, 2016 - 11:00pm
July 20, 2016
Sanford clinical trial results in new drug to stop vomiting in chemotherapy
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- A new drug is now available that can reduce nausea and vomiting caused by chemotherapy -- thanks to a national clinical...
July 20, 2016 - 6:52pm
July 1, 2016
Antibiotics: Too much of a good thing turns deadly: Minnesota officials create program to combat inappropriate antibiotic use
ST. PAUL -- Antibiotics may have been the wonder drugs of the 20th century, but their improper use now is killing some patients and making others...
July 1, 2016 - 5:13pm
June 29, 2016
Hibbing medical marijuana center opens Friday
HIBBING, Minn. — Right at the state-mandated deadline, medical marijuana will come to Hibbing. LeafLine Labs, one of Minnesota’s two legal growers and distributors of medical cannabis, will open its third and fourth dispensaries — in Hibbing and St. Paul — on Friday, the company...
June 29, 2016 - 6:56pm
June 27, 2016
Jaxon’s journey: Teen adjusts to new life after Type 1 diabetes diagnosis
BEMIDJI -- Jaxon Anderson might weigh 125 pounds if you put rocks in his pockets. Or round to the nearest 25. Or shuttle him off to another planet,...
June 27, 2016 - 9:50am
June 25, 2016
'Ondaadiziikewin' in Bemidji: Midwives, doulas hold conference in Bemidji
BEMIDJI—Melissa Brown never thought she would be able to continue on her career path of as a birth worker after her own son was stillborn....
June 25, 2016 - 4:47pm
June 7, 2016
Doctor's orders: Get out and ride: Nice Ride is back in Bemidji, and so is ‘Wheel Being’ program
BEMIDJI—Bemidji area doctors are prescribing two wheels for patient health as part of Nice Ride's "Wheel Being" program. This spring marks...
June 7, 2016 - 6:31pm
May 11, 2016
VIDEO: Blood screening event benefits playground
BEMIDJI -- Sanford Bemidji and Bemidji Rotary have teamed up to host the second annual Blood Screening Event this week that will benefit the...
May 11, 2016 - 6:36pm
May 9, 2016
Few solutions for mentally ill facing charges in Minnesota
ST. PAUL, Minn. — Tim Leslie still remembers the house on Victoria and Selby where he’d regularly respond to calls as a patrol officer from a resident who was convinced there was something landing on the roof. There wasn’t, but police learned how to talk him down anyway. “The...
May 9, 2016 - 11:16am
April 28, 2016
Minnesota HIV infections dip overall, but rise in some groups
ST. PAUL -- HIV infections rose in some groups in Minnesota last year, while total numbers fell slightly, according to a new report. The state had 26 new HIV cases among intravenous drug users in 2015 -- an 86 percent jump compared with the 14 cases the previous year. New HIV cases...
April 28, 2016 - 8:07pm
April 25, 2016
Hero of the day: BHS holds early graduation for senior student battling cancer (w/video, photos)
BEMIDJI -- He was probably smiling. The people who know Jacob Caliri say he does that a lot, even on days a band doesn’t play in his honor....
April 25, 2016 - 7:44pm
April 12, 2016
New Bemidji recovery program to hold public gatherings
BEMIDJI—The leaders of a new addiction recovery program in Bemidji will introduce themselves to the community this month at three public gatherings. FACE IT TOGETHER Bemidji announced plans this week for two community lunches—11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 21 and April 26...
April 12, 2016 - 4:55pm
March 4, 2016
Duluth woman's powerful obituary draws attention to depression, suicide
It is the kind of obituary that jumps out and grabs the reader, not just because of her young age but because of her family's desire for people...
March 4, 2016 - 2:29pm