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Schoolcraft Winter Concert set for Dec. 15
Young Adult Book Club to meet
Council hears final presentation on 2017 budget and tax levy
Dakota Access protesters dig in for winter: Tribal chair asks non-Sioux to leave, but many pledge to remain
UPDATED: Dakota Access 'fully committed' to completing pipeline using current route
AUTO RACING: Awards handed out at speedway banquet
Coleman highlights BSU track and field’s 2016-17 opener
FOOTBALL: Beavers' Adams an Academic All-American
FOOTBALL: BSU's Benham, Olszewski named all-region
Baseball assistant joins BSU
Deshanna Marie Lussier-Hallett
Oliver "Jimmy" James Gibbs
Michael Francis Johns
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Deal with clutter: We owe it to our brain
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
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
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Perseverance pays off
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A first-hand look at protest injuries
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakota Access Pipeline should be rerouted
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
July 25, 2013
State breeding duck numbers increase
ST. PAUL - Despite lingering winter weather that included record late ice-out in 2013, Minnesota's breeding duck populations improved from last year, according to the results of the annual Department of Natural Resources' (DNR) spring waterfowl surveys. The state's estimated breeding...
July 25, 2013 - 11:20am
Sharp-tailed grouse numbers decline
ST. PAUL - Sharp-tailed grouse counts in the northwest, the bird's primary range in Minnesota, were similar to 2012 while counts in the east-central region declined significantly, according to Minnesota DNR officials. During the spring mating season, observers look for and count male...
July 25, 2013 - 11:19am
April 18, 2013
Minnesota Deer Hunters Association sponsors Bemidji area firearms safety class
BEMIDJI – The Bemidji chapter of the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association is teaming with Minnesota DNR officials to host a youth firearms safety class at New Salem Lutheran Church in Turtle River. The five-session class will be held on Tuesday’s beginning April 23 and continuing...
April 18, 2013 - 4:00pm
February 22, 2013
Senate enters wolf debate
ST. PAUL — Legislation was introduced Thursday to place a five-year moratorium on Minnesota’s wolf hunting season and call for other options...
February 22, 2013 - 2:31am
February 14, 2013
Overrun with deer, Hallock to start own hunting season
HALLOCK - Hallock, a town of 960 in northwestern Minnesota, will have its own deer hunting season this fall. City leaders recently voted to hold a bow-hunting season in an effort to reduce the population of deer inside the city. City staff and City Council members are working on the...
February 14, 2013 - 9:17am
February 12, 2013
Groups sue to end Midwest wolf hunt
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Humane Society of the United States and other animal welfare groups filed a lawsuit Tuesday to restore federal protections...
February 12, 2013 - 1:37pm
February 6, 2013
Moose hunting canceled
By Sam Cook, Forum News Service DULUTH — Minnesota’s moose hunting season is history. Following a dramatic drop in the moose population from...
February 6, 2013 - 10:28pm
February 5, 2013
2012 was bad year for poachers in Minnesota
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — 2012 was a bad year for poachers in Minnesota. The Department of Natural Resources says a surge in calls to its Turn In Poachers hotline led to a significant increase in poaching arrests. TIP calls referred to conservation officers jumped 54 percent to a record...
February 5, 2013 - 9:19am
January 30, 2013
Wolf hunt forum scheduled Saturday at BSU
BEMIDJI – There will be a forum on the state’s wolf hunt from 1-3 p.m. Saturday at the American Indian Resource Center on the Bemidji State University campus. Speakers will address different perspectives on the issue. Presentations include: - An Indigenous Perspective: Red Lake...
January 30, 2013 - 6:30pm
January 5, 2013
Living life outdoors
If Tim Humphrey had his way, he’d likely be outdoors every minute of every day. That, of course, is hardly practical – especially when one...
January 5, 2013 - 10:09pm
December 31, 2012
Officials offer reward for answers in death of Canada lynx
By Peter Passi, Forum News Service Federal officials are seeking the public’s help in figuring out who was responsible for the death of a Canada...
December 31, 2012 - 11:01pm
December 18, 2012
Lost hunter found in Hubbard County
AKELEY – A lost hunter was found unhurt Sunday evening by officials with the Hubbard County Sheriff’s Office. According to a press release, Thomas Janzen, 49, of Buffalo, Minn., called at about 5 p.m. from within the Paul Bunyan State Forest saying he was lost. According to the...
December 18, 2012 - 2:18am
December 11, 2012
DNR wants to add moose to endangered species
DULUTH — The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources wants to add moose to the state's endangered species list. The moose population is declining in Minnesota, so the DNR wants to list the animal as a 'species of concern.' The status wouldn't limit hunting. That would happen only...
December 11, 2012 - 9:17am