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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
PREP SOCCER: Newcomers already fitting in well for Bemidji boys
TENNIS: BHS girls win two of three in home-opening quad meet
PREP SOCCER: Bemidji girls look to defense as season begins
No more ties: WCHA overhauls overtime structure
VOLLEYBALL: Lumberjacks get ready for new season
Albert Franklin "Dix" Coffin
Joan Iris Pope
Sharon Lynn Gangeness
Tracy Keith Gross
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
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
Kayakers set to finish circumnavigation of Lake Superior
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
August 19, 2016
Probation violation hearing for alleged kidnapper delayed
BEMIDJI—A probation violation hearing for a Bemidji man convicted in 2013 of possessing child pornography has been postponed until October due to an ongoing investigation. Jacob William Kinn, 32, is accused of violating the conditions of his release by consuming alcohol and...
August 19, 2016 - 3:48pm
July 15, 2016
Judge denies furlough request for Bemidji man charged with kidnapping
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man charged with kidnapping a 5-year-old girl will not be granted furlough, a Ninth Judicial District judge decided Thursday....
July 15, 2016 - 3:17pm
July 11, 2016
Kidnapping suspect appears in court
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man accused of kidnapping a 5-year-old girl will not appear in court on that charge again until September. Jacob William...
July 11, 2016 - 9:28pm
June 27, 2016
Kidnapping suspect formally charged
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man accused of kidnapping a 5-year-old girl was formally charged and appeared in court Monday. Jacob William Kinn, 32, was arraigned shortly after he was officially charged with one count of kidnapping. Kinn was arrested Thursday in connection with the kidnapping...
June 27, 2016 - 7:07pm
June 24, 2016
‘An inspiration to all of us’: 5-year-old Brittany Balcer back home and doing well, father says
BEMIDJI -- A 5-year-old Bemidji girl police say was kidnapped has been reunited with her family and was doing well Friday, her father said. Brittany...
June 24, 2016 - 5:43pm
December 15, 2015
Warrant issued for Cass Lake man convicted of kidnapping
BEMIDJI—A warrant was issued Monday for a Cass Lake man convicted of kidnapping a woman from a Bemidji residence and fleeing sheriff's...
December 15, 2015 - 12:10pm
October 1, 2015
Cass Lake man pleads guilty to kidnapping, fleeing
BEMIDJI—A Cass Lake man who fled law enforcement with a half-naked woman in his vehicle has plead guilty to kidnapping and other charges...
October 1, 2015 - 4:36pm
September 29, 2015
Bemidji men face kidnapping charges after allegedly beating a man
BEMIDJI—An unresponsive man was found under a blanket at the end of a driveway in August. The two men accused of assaulting him face felony...
September 29, 2015 - 3:40pm
December 8, 2014
Cass Lake man sentenced in kidnapping case
BELTRAMI COUNTY -- The final of four people from Cass Lake arrested for kidnapping and assaulting two people in March has been sentenced in Beltrami...
December 8, 2014 - 4:28pm
November 19, 2014
Cass Lake woman sentenced for meth-related kidnapping
BELTRAMI COUNTY -- A Cass Lake woman will serve less than a year in the Beltrami County Jail for her part in a failed methamphetamine buy in...
November 19, 2014 - 6:58pm
October 30, 2014
Cass Lake man sentenced to 12 years in drug-related kidnapping
BELTRAMI COUNTY -- A Cass Lake man was sentenced Tuesday in Beltrami County District Court to 12 years in prison for his part in a drug deal...
October 30, 2014 - 7:12pm
October 17, 2014
Cass Lake man sentenced in kidnapping case
BELTRAMI COUNTY -- A Cass Lake man was sentenced to eight years in prison for kidnapping and false imprisonment, but will only spend 321 days...
October 17, 2014 - 7:36pm
September 26, 2014
Jury convicts Cass Lake man on kidnapping, imprisonment charges
BELTRAMI COUNTY -- A Cass Lake man was convicted Thursday by a jury in Beltrami County District Court on felony kidnapping and false imprisonment...
September 26, 2014 - 8:18pm
April 30, 2013
Bemidji man charged with kidnapping, assaulting woman
BEMIDJI — A Bemidji man was charged Tuesday for assaulting the mother of his child and forcing her into the trunk of his car over the weekend. Christopher Frank Michaud Sr., 23, was booked into jail at 3:11 a.m. Sunday. He remained in custody Tuesday on $30,000 bail, Beltrami...
April 30, 2013 - 5:26pm