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18-year-old Cass Lake man reported missing
Woman killed in icy Iron Range crash
Donor recognition award from North County Food Bank
Jaycees donate to Citizen's Patrol
WOMEN'S HOCKEY; Ohio State stymies Bemidji State again, wins 2-1 as BSU skid hits 3 games
BOYS HOCKEY: Lumberjacks beat Brainerd 4-1, win seventh straight
WRESTLING: Maas wins second Big Bear title, three others take second
GIRLS HOCKEY: Brainerd scores late to beat Bemidji
GYMNASTICS: Bemidji third at Davies Invite
Verna Maryen Nordby
Blanche E. Dennis
Blane Klemek: The moon of popping trees
Scotty Allison: The need for local Veterans Home continues
John Eggers: The Christmas coincidence
Blane Klemek: Keeping the prairie alive along the Red River Basin
John Eggers: The Christmas Cookie Lady
Bemidji sings for the holidays
Art briefs - Sunday Dec. 21
Pioneer Previews: Dregni reads perfect for holiday break
Meet the new class: Green Day, Lou Reed among 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees
Pioneer Previews: Music for the holidays — and the food shelf
Blane Klemek: Some stories about animal surprises
Blane Klemek: Great ideas for keeping birdfeeders squirrel-free
Blane Klemek: Birds of a feather. . .
Gothman wedding anniversary
Nyquist 90th birthday celebration
Quick 100th birthday celebration
Russell birthday celebration
Jenkauski birthday celebration
Peter Hakim: U.S.-Cuba deal: What the two sides get out of the bargain
Peter Funt: Elizabeth Warren, don’t jump
Nat Hentoff: When will court trials begin on CIA torturers?
Danny Tyree: Empty seats at the Christmas table
Jim HIghtgower: Chris Christie’s pork barrel politics
November 18, 2014
Ron Paul: Internet gambling ban a losing bet
Most Americans, regardless of ideology, oppose “crony capitalism” or “cronyism.” Cronyism is where politicians write laws aimed at helping their favored business beneficiaries. Despite public opposition to cronyism, politicians still seek to use the legislative process to...
November 18, 2014 - 11:50pm
July 12, 2014
Amy Goodman: Nomads of the digital age
The freedom to communicate and to share has entered a new era. The power promised by this freedom, by the Internet, is immense, so much so that it frightens entrenched institutions. Governments, militaries, corporations, banks: They all stand to lose the control they exert over society...
opinion / commentary
July 12, 2014 - 1:35am
April 19, 2014
Online and on the lookout: Social media missteps can haunt careless posters and tweeters
Jasmine Maki Forum News Service GRAND FORKS, N.D. — With the abundance of information we post to social media sites, our online reputations are becoming just as important as our real-world reputations. How one chooses to use various social networks such as Facebook, Twitter and...
April 19, 2014 - 11:55pm
December 26, 2013
A Christmas surprise: To be with family in trying times, man drives from Ohio to surprise family in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- He drove 16 hours to surprise his family on Christmas Eve. Joyful relatives rushed to greet Joe Knutson as he let himself...
news / local
December 26, 2013 - 4:09pm
March 8, 2013
Jason Ogaard: Soaking up all sorts of knowledge via the Internet
Back in high school I didn’t care much for homework. There were plenty of subjects that I had a hard time with. It wasn’t until college that I discovered I liked writing. The college I attended had you write at least one research paper for every class (unless it was a science...
March 8, 2013 - 8:25pm
March 1, 2013
Danny Tyree: Internet piracy: Is the free ride over?
Yes, I dutifully affix my copyright notice to my column each week, and I’ve been known to notify the syndicate of suspected unauthorized use; but I haven’t gotten anywhere near as persnickety (or creepy) as the entertainment industry. According to CBS News, the motion picture...
opinion / commentary
March 1, 2013 - 11:46pm
February 28, 2013
Joe Gandelman: Scoops that’ll bust this town wide open
Joe Gandelman: Scoops that’ll bust this town wide open FORT STOCKTON, Texas — The journalistic cliche is that someone comes running into a newsroom, shouting: “I’ve got a story that’ll bust this town wide open!” So stop the presses; re-do the front page. But in these days...
opinion / commentary
February 28, 2013 - 1:34am
January 1, 2013
Tips can help users get the most out of Google
We’ve been using the term for years now. We use every day. It doesn’t mean what it should, but our culture has co-opted the term to give it a new meaning. The term googol refers to the number 1 followed by 100 zeros. The word Google refers to the technology company started by...
January 1, 2013 - 12:47am