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‘Cruise’ on in: Bemidji artists open doors for annual Studio Cruise
Gaining steam: Stillwater theater effort at old Zephyr depot is gaining steam
Suburban Twin Cities home for sale has dark history
Twelfth Annual Lefse Festival set Nov. 2
Roundabout at Jefferson/Division opens
VOLLEYBALL: Jacks go 2-2 at Chaska tourney
SOCCER: Boys, girls soccer head to state unseeded
HOCKEY: Wisconsin finishes sweep of Beavers
COLLEGE WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Gophers finish sweep of snake-bitten Bulldogs
Vikings' receiver Treadwell hoping for second chance to make first impression
Joshua Luke O'Brien
Lawrence Kenneth Brown
Edward M. Schmuch
Eugene "Gene" Frey
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Sandhill cranes possess power, grace and beauty
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Good boat control, taking it slow are keys to fall fishing
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
Tom & Linda Peterson
Fielding Questions: Dipladenia can be wintered successfully
GROWING TOGETHER: Autumn checklist for putting yard and garden to bed
Caregivers may need to work to recover positive memories
Column: Where was God during the Vegas massacre?
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Bemidji students did something really cool
October 8, 2017
Bemidji Garden Club donates to The Wolfe
The Bemidji Garden Club recently supported The Wolfe with a donation of funds. Pictured left to right are Markus Wood, The Wolfe manager; Coleen...
October 8, 2017 - 5:30am
September 20, 2017
New apartment complex for homeless veterans opening at Fort Snelling
FORT SNELLING, Minn.—A new apartment complex aimed at assisting Minnesota's homeless military veterans opens Wednesday, Sept. 20. A five-story,...
September 20, 2017 - 8:57am
August 29, 2017
Fargo restaurant owners noticed someone going through their trash, so they responded with a message
FARGO—A local restaurant is getting some online love for its response to people digging through the trash. Rachel Nistler posted a photo...
August 29, 2017 - 4:09pm
July 10, 2017
A hidden population: Youth homelessness is on the rise
July 10, 2017 - 8:05pm
June 6, 2017
Ride for the Homeless announced
BEMIDJI -- A Ride for the Homeless motorcycle ride will begin with registration at 10:15 a.m. Sunday, June 18, at the The Wolfe overnight shelter, 522 America Ave., in Bemidji. No fee is required to participate. Coffee and donuts will be provided and followed by a blessing of The...
June 6, 2017 - 6:13am
May 31, 2017
'Text Homeless' set to debut in northeast Minnesota county
DULUTH, Minn. — Inspired by the success of a suicide prevention program that allows people in crisis to reach out via text message, St....
May 31, 2017 - 4:40am
May 8, 2017
F-M Sheltering Churches ends, advocates to help city find alternatives
FARGO — The collaborative effort of Fargo-Moorhead churches providing the homeless with overflow shelter during the winter months is concluding,...
May 8, 2017 - 11:00pm
March 14, 2017
Bills aim to ease greater Minnesota's housing, homelessness struggles
ST. PAUL—Signs of homelessness in small Minnesota communities are not always as obvious as in bigger cities. While people without a roof...
March 14, 2017 - 5:55pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Park Place project shows that Bemidji cares
I wrote this letter over a year ago following the death of David Williams in October of 2015 but never sent it. I have decided now is the time....
December 14, 2016 - 7:03am
October 24, 2016
BSU students organize Feast for the Homeless
BEMIDJI--BSU students and volunteers will wait on those in need Nov. 2 as part of the second-annual Feast for the Homeless. BSU senior Jessica Eickstadt, who put together last year's feast and has taken the lead again this year, said she wants the event to go beyond a typical soup...
October 24, 2016 - 5:46pm
May 13, 2016
CITY: Planning board approves permit for Center City Housing project: Governing body also passes resolutions for two other housing developments
BEMIDJI -- A 60-unit apartment complex to house chronic inebriates and the recently homeless received approval for a permit Wednesday from the...
May 13, 2016 - 11:18am
January 8, 2016
Federal program aids local homeless Native American veterans: Leech Lake and White Earth Housing Authorities granted funding
CASS LAKE -- Homeless Native American veterans in Cass Lake and White Earth will be receiving help this winter to find housing. The Native American communities have been awarded $302,000 for permanent housing and support services for Native American veterans who are or are at risk...
January 8, 2016 - 8:23pm
Another delay in The Wolfe's path: Homeless shelter opening prolonged until Feb. 1
BEMIDJI—Funds were raised, a site was selected, construction began in the fall and Bemidji still waits for the Nameless Coalition for the Homeless' shelter to open. The coalition hopes to wrap up renovations by February—three months after the anticipated opening on Nov....
January 8, 2016 - 4:52pm
December 30, 2015
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Keep momentum in addressing homelessness
While it is almost New Years, this is more of a wish than a resolution. The recent months have seen a flurry of activity to address the homeless situation in Bemidji, which we all know has been a lingering and growing problem. The Wolfe Center, the temporary overnight shelter in downtown,...
December 30, 2015 - 8:10pm
December 28, 2015
The Bridge Project releases video: Group hopes to purchase former Northern Inn to help ease homeless problem
BEMIDJI -- On Friday, organizers of The Bridge Project released its YouTube video outlining their goals. The group hopes to raise enough funds...
December 28, 2015 - 3:21pm