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WEATHER: Not letting up: Bemidji, NW Minnesota experience snow, ice and wind as storm hangs around
Study names Minnesota as second best run state in nation
Serious accident reported on Highway 71
Schoolcraft Winter Concert set for Dec. 15
Young Adult Book Club to meet
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
Emma "Margaret" Treat
Mary M. Garber
Oliver "Jimmy" James Gibbs
Michael Francis Johns
Deshanna Marie Lussier-Hallett
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
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: 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
April 21, 2014
AXEMEN FOOTBALL: Fuller takes responsibility for loss in Cedar Rapids
BEMIDJI -- Despite having a two-point lead and the ball with under a minute remaining, the Bemidji Axemen lost 60-57 to the Cedar Rapids Titans...
April 21, 2014 - 10:44pm
April 14, 2014
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Defense paved the way in road win over Cavalry
BEMIDJI — Defense led the way for the Bemidji Axemen in a 33-14 win over the Wyoming Cavalry last Friday in Wyoming. The defense held the Cavalry offense to just over 100 yards of offense on the night and carried a shutout into the intermission. “Our defense did a great job...
April 14, 2014 - 9:10pm
March 31, 2014
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Slow start hurt Axemen in loss to Cedar Rapids
BEMIDJI — Falling behind early is never a good recipe in the Indoor Football League (IFL,) especially on the road. The Bemidji Axemen trailed 10-0 before their offense even stepped on the field and faced a 17-0 deficit early in the second quarter of last Saturday’s 48-37 loss...
March 31, 2014 - 8:02pm
March 28, 2014
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen begin long road swing tonight at Cedar Rapids
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Axemen will go over a month without playing a game at the Sanford Center. The three-game road trip begins today against the Cedar Rapids Titans at 7:05 p.m. Bemidji (2-2) has suffered both of its losses to the Nebraska Danger, including a 48-38 loss at home...
March 28, 2014 - 11:27pm
March 20, 2014
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axemen seek revenge for loss, host Nebraska tonight
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Axemen will try to earn revenge for its only loss of the 2014 season as it will host the Nebraska Danger at 7:05 p.m. today at the Sanford Center. Nebraska enters today atop the Intense Conference with a record of 3-1 and has won its last three contests by...
March 20, 2014 - 10:26pm
February 22, 2014
Indoor football: Axemen stop Green Bay in season opener
BEMIDJI —Despite a slow start, the Bemidji Axemen’s regular-season opener at the Sanford Center showcased what could be a madcap season for...
February 22, 2014 - 10:39pm
February 21, 2014
AXEMEN: Regular season campaign begins today
BEMIDJI — Tonight, it begins for real. After a pair of exhibitions against the Cedar Rapids Titans, the Bemidji Axemen kick off their inaugural...
February 21, 2014 - 10:59pm
February 12, 2014
IFL: Axemen elated with debut; team has preseason rematch with Cedar Rapids Saturday
BEMIDJI — Bemidji Axemen head coach Robert Fuller wasn’t sure what to expect when the franchise made its Indoor Football League debut last weekend against Cedar Rapids at the Sanford Center. By the end of the evening, however, Fuller was elated with the crowd’s response and...
February 12, 2014 - 11:27pm
February 7, 2014
IFL: Axemen fall to Cedar Rapids 40-32 but win over fans in debut
BEMIDJI — Loud music, Native American dancers, a primer urging fan participation, motorcycles leading the Paul Bunyan-clad cheerleaders onto...
February 7, 2014 - 11:50pm
Axemen bring the sound and fury: Bemidji plays first-ever IFL game
BEMIDJI -- The inaugural Bemidji Axemen game Friday may have given the opening ceremonies for the Winter Olympics in Sochi a run for their...
February 7, 2014 - 9:56pm
January 20, 2014
VIDEO: A partner in the Palace: Casino lands naming rights for field for Bemidji Axemen
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Axemen will play their first game on Palace Casino Field inside the Sanford Center Feb. 7. Team president Chris Kokalis announced the Axemen's partnership with the casino/hotel, owned by the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe, in a press conference Monday afternoon....
January 20, 2014 - 6:32pm
December 3, 2013
Axemen sign four more players
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji Axemen indoor football team said Tuesday they had signed four additional players to their roster, defensive lineman...
December 3, 2013 - 2:03pm
September 20, 2013
INDOOR FOOTBALL: Axmen sign first player: Kicker Scott Enos
BEMIDJI — Bemidji’s new professional football team has its first player. The Axemen announced Friday that they had signed kicker Scott Enos as the very first player for the Indoor Football League franchise, which is set to begin play February at the Sanford Center. Co-owner...
September 20, 2013 - 11:20pm
September 5, 2013
The Bemidji Yellow Snow. . . or how about the Fighting Pike?; Possible IFL team names that didn't make the cut
BEMIDJI -- More than 1,200 entries came in to the name-the-team contest for Bemidji's new Indoor Football League franchise. That's a record for...
September 5, 2013 - 4:06pm
IFL team name: Bemidji Axemen (with video)
BEMIDJI -- It was an unconventional choice, but the hardware store turned out to be the perfect place for Bemidji’s new Indoor Football League...
September 5, 2013 - 11:29am