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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
Cass County rollover injures 2
There's an app for that? Scammers figure out how to 'spoof' local, business phone numbers
Lumberjack gymnasts compete at Perham
FOOTBALL: Beavers win Mineral Water Bowl for first-ever postseason victory
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Big run lifts Red Lake past Fosston
BOYS BASKETBALL: Warriors run past Greyhounds
WRESTLING: Bemidji, other area teams compete at Olson Memorial Tournament
Robert (Bob) Kamrowski
Vivian D. Bye
Gerald "Jerry" Duane Morrow
David Anthony Fineday, Sr.
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
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Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
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
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Protesters part of problem, not solution
October 2, 2015
FOOTBALL: Following blowout victory, BSU hopes to make it 6-straight homecoming lake jumps (VIDEO)
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji State football team hasn’t always jumped into Lake Bemidji following a homecoming victory. In fact, it was just 20...
October 2, 2015 - 11:53pm
September 8, 2015
UPDATED: Dead man found floating in Mississippi River in Bemidji; vigil held Tuesday night
BEMIDJI -- A 65-year-old man was found dead in the Mississippi River on Saturday between Lake Irving and Lake Bemidji. According to a release...
September 8, 2015 - 10:40pm
Northern Lights over Lake Bemidji
The Northern Lights put on a brief show in the Bemidji area last night. Here are some photos taken from Bemidji's south shore. Share your...
September 8, 2015 - 7:49pm
August 28, 2015
Final regatta of season Sunday on Lake Bemidji
BEMIDJI—The final regatta race for the Lake Bemidji Sailing Association will take place on Sunday, officials said. The weather is expected to be perfect for sailing, sunny with a steady south wind of about 15 miles per hour, officials said. This year's final race was to be...
August 28, 2015 - 11:28am
August 6, 2015
Cal Matfield, 7, fishes off a dock on Lake Bemidji with his grandmother Linda Wagner. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
August 6, 2015 - 4:42pm
July 17, 2015
Regatta on Saturday on Lake Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- The Lake Bemidji Sailing Association will hold a regatta starting at 1 p.m. Saturday on Lake Bemidji. Organizers anticipate having about 10-plus sailboats for today's regatta, but more are welcome. This is the fourth regatta held this summer by the association -- two...
July 17, 2015 - 4:32pm
July 11, 2015
State stresses water safety despite low amoeba infection risk
BEMIDJI—The recent death of a Minnesota teen infected after swimming in a lake is under investigation by the Minnesota Department of Health, however, officials say the statewide risk for more cases is low. Hunter Boutain, 14, died from a brain infection Thursday at the University...
July 11, 2015 - 2:12pm
June 26, 2015
Sailing (not) away: Return of Lake Bemidji Sailing Association aims to revitalize sport
BEMIDJI -- Bemidji has once again set sail with the re-emergence of a local organization. The Lake Bemidji Sailing Association held one...
June 26, 2015 - 6:24pm
UPDATED READER PHOTOS: Rainbow over Lake Bemidji
Pioneer readers took these photos of the rainbow on Wednesday over Lake Bemidji.
June 26, 2015 - 1:00pm
June 18, 2015
VIDEO: A second go-around: Loop the Lake bike event returns to Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Including riders with training wheels all the way to 88-year-olds, more than 500 people are expected to mount up and bike around Lake...
June 18, 2015 - 10:24am
June 11, 2015
29th annual Take a Kid Fishing
The 29th annual Take a Kid Fishing took place in Bemidji on Wednesday with 64 guides taking 136 youth fishing on area lakes.
June 11, 2015 - 10:32am
April 24, 2015
Repairs to close Nymore Beach water access next week
BEMIDJI -- The state Department of Natural Resources Parks and Trails Division will temporarily close the Nymore Beach Public Water Access on Lake Bemidji’s south shore Tuesday through Friday to repair damages to the boat ramp caused by ice heaving. Repairs will include replacing...
April 24, 2015 - 6:42pm
April 20, 2015
Bemidji man sentenced for fish house thefts
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji man connected to February thefts from fish houses on Lake Bemidji has been sentenced to less than two months in jail...
April 20, 2015 - 11:16am
March 24, 2015
Council debates how much to pay incoming manager
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council voted to approve the contract negotiated with incoming city manager Nate Mathews, following debate over whether...
March 24, 2015 - 12:54am
March 19, 2015
Second man pleads guilty to theft from fish houses
BEMIDJI -- The second of two Bemidji men charged with burglary from fish houses on Lake Bemidji has plead guilty in Beltrami County District Court. Ryan Gregerson, 26, pleaded guilty to felony third-degree burglary on March 12. He faces a maximum penalty of five years in prison...
March 19, 2015 - 6:36pm