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Central Minn. Eagle Scout honored for lifesaving effort
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Around the Arts, January 21
Own the Stage: BHS show choir takes Grand Champion; annual dinner show coming up
Def Leppard, Journey coming to Sioux Falls, Minneapolis, Fargo
Ski-for-all: This full-body workout on two sticks appeals to young and old
Paul Bunyan State Trail to close for bridge repairs in July
FISH TALES: Finn Claypool on Lake Bemidji
Beargrease adds second weekend of festivities
BLANE KLEMEK OUTDOORS: Learn the tricks to identify that bird
Delbert & Linda Olson
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Mom cherished kind words from Pioneer readers
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VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Matrilineal culture among Indigenous people
A February without a full moon
January 20, 2018
DL's Leonard Thielen - Adam Thielen's grandpa - recounts his days as an ice harvester
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Since early January, there have been two big storylines dominating local headlines and dinner table conversations...
January 20, 2018 - 2:32pm
January 15, 2018
Northeast Minn. historians plan events marking 1918 fires that killed hundreds
CLOQUET, Minn.—In 2010, Helen Olson — then 99 years old — recalled watching from a hillside as Cloquet burned. "My mother and...
January 15, 2018 - 9:24pm
January 7, 2018
Bemidji’s Great Northern Depot -- James J. Hill’s last – opened 105 years ago this month
With two pullouts at top of story 105 years On Thursday, Jan. 18, the Beltrami County Historical Society will celebrate the 105th anniversary...
January 7, 2018 - 9:37am
January 4, 2018
With a blizzard raging, these rescuers set out on a doomed mission for an icebound island
Heavy snow blew horizontally across the frozen Chesapeake Bay into the faces of the 16 men in Crisfield, Maryland, who were loading sleds with...
January 4, 2018 - 2:29pm
Do you fall down a Wikipedia rabbit hole after each episode of 'The Crown'? You're not alone.
You know the drill: In the middle of binge-watching a TV series, you grab your phone or laptop and go straight to the show's Wikipedia page....
January 4, 2018 - 12:32pm
January 3, 2018
Conditions look good for Detroit Lakes' first ice harvest in nearly 50 years
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — Conditions are good for Detroit Lakes' first ice harvest in nearly 50 years as ice thickness near the Detroit Lakes...
January 3, 2018 - 3:19pm
December 14, 2017
'History Mystery' returns to ring in new year
BEMIDJI—The Beltrami County Historical Society will once again ring in the new year with a fun event at the history center. The society...
December 14, 2017 - 4:30pm
December 2, 2017
Red sky remembrance: Martha Westlund, 102, recalls the time of 1918 Cloquet fire
CLOQUET, Minn. — The 1918 Cloquet fire remains the worst natural disaster on record in Minnesota history. Duluth News Tribune reports at...
December 2, 2017 - 4:04pm
November 20, 2017
Let the countdown begin: Advent calendars symbolize time of anticipation
MOORHEAD, Minn. — While the retail world appears to already be counting down the days to Christmas, the liturgical season of preparing...
November 20, 2017 - 9:47am
November 18, 2017
Hunting with history: For this Wisconsiny deer camp, the deer opener comes with 102 years worth of stories
SOUTH OF PATTISON STATE PARK, Wis. — Gaylord "Googs" Palm peered out from among a tangle of fallen cedars, gazing over the same country...
November 18, 2017 - 5:37pm
November 14, 2017
Man with a 'Mission': How Herman Stern saved more than 120 Jews from the Holocaust
FARGO — In 2014, when Herman Stern was posthumously awarded the Theodore Roosevelt Roughrider Award — the highest honor for a North...
November 14, 2017 - 5:11am
November 12, 2017
Around the Arts, November 12
Acclaimed saxophonist to perform at Headwaters BEMIDJI—Composer and saxophonist Nathan Hanson will perform a concert at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 16 at Headwaters Music & Arts, 519 Minnesota Ave. NW. The concert will feature Hanson's music that is part jazz, part classical and part...
November 12, 2017 - 7:30am
October 8, 2017
Around the Arts, October 8
Local towns receive grants for historical projects ST. PAUL—The Minnesota Historical Society recently announced 36 recipients of 37 Minnesota historical and cultural Heritage small grants, which are up to $10,000 each and total $280,924 in 20 counties.
October 8, 2017 - 1:15pm
October 4, 2017
Who betrayed Anne Frank? Artificial intelligence could finally solve the mystery.
For nearly 75 years, some of the greatest investigative minds have tried to figure out who tipped off the Nazis about Anne Frank and the seven...
October 4, 2017 - 9:55am
October 1, 2017
In the early 1900s, ads lured new farmers/settlers to Beltrami County
Editor's note: The Beltrami County Historical Society is partnering with the Pioneer on a series of monthly articles highlighting the history...
October 1, 2017 - 9:36am