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Crime report for Dec. 8
Just around the corner for Culver's: Owner excited to bring ‘Butterburgers’ to Bemidji
Wrapping up 18 years of holiday cheer: Christmas Forest tree farm to close after this season
Polar vortex redux? Forecasters say it could hit next week
Blackduck boys basketball a mix of youth, experience
MEN'S HOCKEY: BSU skates to 1-1 draw with LSSU, wins first-ever shootout
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Jacks fall short to Apollo
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: Northern knocks off Bemidji State
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers fall flat in 88-61 loss
BHS wrestling in action at Brainerd
Glenn Arnold Conlon
Cloyd Olaf Kilde
Bruce Robert Smith
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 1, 2016
Rescue squad locates lost, underage partygoers in Hibbing
Three underage partygoers were rescued Sunday morning after having spent a night outside in rural Hibbing. The St. Louis County Rescue Squad...
November 1, 2016 - 9:47am
August 2, 2016
Court denies appeal of former police officer convicted of murder
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Court of Appeals has denied an appeal from a former police officer who killed one person and wounded two others in...
August 2, 2016 - 1:10pm
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
April 15, 2016
Man sentenced to seven years in crash that killed Hibbing couple
FOLEY, Minn. -- A St. Cloud, Minn., man was sentenced Thursday to seven years in prison for the August crash that killed a Hibbing, Minn., couple in central Minnesota. Tom Souvannaphong, 23, was convicted of two counts of criminal vehicular homicide in connection with the deaths of...
April 15, 2016 - 6:43pm
February 27, 2016
Beltrami County Commissioner, Red Lake member Tim Sumner introduces Sanders at Hibbing rally
HIBBING—Beltrami County Commissioner and Red Lake Band member Tim Sumner was one of two people selected by the presidential campaign of...
February 27, 2016 - 6:06pm
Bernie Sanders greets the Iron Range
HIBBING, Minn. -- Following what was described as a raucous campaign speech in Chicago the night before, the Bernie Sanders who showed up in...
February 27, 2016 - 2:14pm
State agency finds Hibbing school district allowed sexual discrimination
HIBBING, Minn. -- The Hibbing school district allowed sexual discrimination against students to occur, a state agency says, having failed to respond to complaints from female students who faced inappropriate questioning about sexual abuse, and other sex-based behavior by a senior...
February 27, 2016 - 2:10pm
February 25, 2016
Sanders to campaign in Hibbing Friday
HIBBING, Minn. -- Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders will stump in Hibbing on Friday, three days before voters make their picks...
February 25, 2016 - 9:20am
January 11, 2016
June trial set for Hibbing priest
HIBBING - A June trial date has been scheduled for a Hibbing priest accused of sexually abusing four girls. A five-day trial for Brian Michael Lederer, 30, is set to begin June 13 in State District Court in Hibbing, according to court records. Sixth Judicial District Judge David Ackerson...
January 11, 2016 - 5:50pm
December 29, 2015
Laid off United Taconite worker headed to D.C.: Steelworker Dan Hill will attend Obama State of Union speech
HIBBING, Minn. -- Steelworker Dan Hill gave an emotional speech on the Iron Range last week when White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough was...
December 29, 2015 - 7:20pm
December 8, 2015
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Flatness gets double-double in Bemidji loss
HIBBING — Rumer Flatness scored 13 points and grabbed 16 rebounds, but it wasn’t enough as the Bemidji High School girls basketball team...
December 8, 2015 - 11:45pm
August 28, 2015
TENNIS: Bemidji sweeps Hibbing, 7-0
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji High School girls tennis team kept rolling, as the Lumberjacks swept Hibbing 7-0 on Friday afternoon. It was a perfect...
August 28, 2015 - 11:30pm
Hibbing couple thrilled by daughter's early response to medical marijuana
HIBBING, Minn. -- It's early, but a Hibbing couple is ecstatic about their daughter's initial response to treatment with medical marijuana. "We...
July 28, 2015 - 9:05am
July 9, 2015
Hibbing man sentenced to nearly 10 years for death of 2-year-old
VIRGINIA., Minn. — A Hibbing man has been sentenced to nearly 10 years in prison for causing the death of a 2-year-old child in 2012 -- a case that was stalled for nearly a year until a Facebook campaign began. Russell Shannon Johnson, 27, received a 117-month prison sentence,...
July 9, 2015 - 7:43pm
Vincent Bugliosi, Hibbing native who prosecuted cult leader Manson, dies at 80
Vincent Bugliosi, who prosecuted cult leader Charles Manson and members of his so-called "family" for seven murders, then wrote books on everything...
June 9, 2015 - 11:34am