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Minnesota DNR appoints Albrecht as new Northwest Regional Director
There’s a new sheriff’s dog in town: K9 unit brings in Mac, a 1-year-old Belgian Malinois
HOUSING: State level processing continues for Westwood Acres residents
DNA results point to owner of severed fingers found in East Grand Forks
Crime report for Aug. 24
VOLLEYBALL: Bemidji drops season opener to Alexandria
CROSS COUNTRY: BSU picked to finish 12th in NSIC
GIRLS SOCCER: Bemidji tops WHA
BOYS SOCCER: Lumberjacks blank Wolves
SWIMMING: Jacks aim for sixth straight section title
Roseadelle F. Johnson
Ardith "Ardie" Olson Kolstad
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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
Patt Rall: Music is in the air in and around Bemidji
John Eggers: Helping Others Go For The Gold
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
Off The Record Blog: An Idiot’s Guide To Summerslam
Patt Rall: Pine Tones, Caige Jambor to perform in concerts today
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
Blane Klemek: Shrikes are some of the more fascinating birds out there
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Slower fall cooldown better for fishing
Lorraine Peck birthday
Edwina Batchelder birthday
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
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Creating smiles and memories
November 2, 2015
Three injured in two-car crash on Plantagenet Road
BEMIDJI -- Three people were injured after a two-car crash Sunday evening two miles south of Bemidji. The crash occurred at the intersection of North Plantagenet Road Southwest and Monroe Avenue Southwest in Bemidji, according to a release from the Beltrami County Sheriff’s...
November 2, 2015 - 12:10pm
September 30, 2015
Nevis man dies after being pinned by tractor
BEMIDJI -- An 81-year-old Nevis man died Tuesday after he was pinned underneath his tractor, officials said Wednesday. The Hubbard County Sheriff's Office received a call at 6 p.m. Tuesday that a tractor had rolled over and was pinning the driver underneath south of Nevis, off...
September 30, 2015 - 4:10pm
August 4, 2015
Beltrami joins other counties in first phase of transfer station project
BEMIDJI -- The Beltrami County Board of Commissioners took action Tuesday to advance toward the building of a solid waste transfer station after being informed of new state funding. Prior to the commission's regularly scheduled meeting, a work session was held where the board...
August 4, 2015 - 8:35pm
DNR to discuss walleye regulation on Kabekona
PARK RAPIDS -- The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will hold an open house from 7 to 9 p.m. Sept. 10 in the community meeting room at Northwoods Bank, 1200 First Street E in Park Rapids. The open house will provide information and ask for public comments on the existing...
August 4, 2015 - 8:07pm
July 28, 2015
Washington woman found dead in Park Rapids house fire
PARK RAPIDS—Firefighters found the remains of an 82-year-old woman Monday when they extinguished a house fire in Park Rapids. The Hubbard County Sheriff's Office received a call of a house fire on the north side of Portage Lake at 1 p.m. Monday, according to a release from...
July 28, 2015 - 2:03pm
July 10, 2015
Oil leak scare in Hubbard County
HUBBARD COUNTY—Residents of Hubbard County had an oil leak scare for about an hour Wednesday morning. The Hubbard County Sheriff's Office received a call at 10:25 a.m. of a possible pipeline leak with oil on the ground in Farden Township, near Grace Lake, according to a release...
July 10, 2015 - 7:05pm
June 23, 2015
Man killed in ATV accident in state forest
BEMIDJI -- A Bloomington, Minn., man was killed in an ATV accident Monday evening in Hubbard County. At 6:08 p.m., the Hubbard County Sheriff's Office received a 911 call of an ATV accident in the Paul Bunyan State Forest. According to authorities, Aaron Sly, 26, of Bloomington,...
June 23, 2015 - 9:51am
June 16, 2015
1-year-old dies in Hubbard County accident
PARK RAPIDS -- A one-year-old child was killed Monday evening after being hit by a vehicle at the child's home near Park Rapids.
June 16, 2015 - 10:45am
April 18, 2015
Former Hubbard County jailer charged with sexual conduct with inmate
A former Hubbard County jailer has been charged with felony criminal sexual conduct after allegedly having an affair with an inmate. Emily Louise Yliniemi, 36, Ponsford, left the department under pressure in late February. She has been charged with the two felonies by Becker County...
April 18, 2015 - 1:18pm
April 17, 2015
Wildfire burns area near Steamboat Lake
GUTHRIE -- A 25-acre wildfire near Steamboat Lake on Friday afternoon had firefighting aircraft scramble and sent up a large smoke plume visible...
April 17, 2015 - 6:06pm
April 16, 2015
Cass Lake woman sentenced in copper theft case
HUBBARD COUNTY— A Cass Lake woman is the final person to be sentenced in a 2014 Hubbard County copper theft case. She and two accomplices...
April 16, 2015 - 2:25pm
March 30, 2015
Grass fire challenges three departments Saturday in Hubbard County
A briskly moving grass fire threatened much of White Oak Township in Hubbard County Saturday afternoon, driven by stout southerly winds and fed...
March 30, 2015 - 8:50am
March 12, 2015
Helga Township fire causes $67,000 in damage
BEMIDJI -- No injuries were reported in a house fire early Thursday morning in Helga Township. The fire in the 24000 block of 496th Street was reported to the Bemidji Fire Department at 4:26 a.m. When fire fighters arrived on scene, the rear half of the home was engulfed in flames,...
March 12, 2015 - 9:32am
February 19, 2015
Laporte man found guilty in marijuana case
PARK RAPIDS -- David Paul Patterson, 51, of Laporte was found guilty Wednesday night of possessing seven pounds of marijuana with intent to sell...
February 19, 2015 - 11:24am
February 9, 2015
Hubbard County attorney sues county to relook at budget requests
PARK RAPIDS -- Hubbard County Attorney Don Dearstyne has sued Hubbard County to take a second look at his 2015 budget requests. And,...
February 9, 2015 - 9:51am