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Indian Affairs Council schedules Bemidji listening session
Truckers, hay wanted to help aid drought-stricken livestock producers in region
Crime report for Aug. 17
Regional, U.S. background checks for guns down from last year, up historically
New Beavers move in
Schatz excited for three-night Outlaws run in North Dakota
VOLLEYBALL: BSU boasts nine newcomers entering 2017 season
Twins split doubleheader with Indians
Twins OF Grossman fractures thumb
Vikings' rebuilt offensive line off to a familiar start
Michael Aaron Johnson
Anna "Ann" Prince
Ricky Michael Aust
Richard Arnold Peterson
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: The eclipse is more than meets the eye
MASTER GARDENERS: What's (achoo!) blooming?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Stupid human happenings always seem to happen
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Just how much is $1 billion?
Library Corner column: Library offers up something for all ages
'Super Troopers 2' lands spring 2018 release date
Finally! Daniel Craig confirms he'll return as James Bond
Tom Cruise breaks ankle in stunt, halts production on 'Mission' film
Mississippi Music moves indoors on Wednesday
Around the Arts, August 13
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Temperatures fluctuate, and so does the bite
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grosbeaks: Distinctive, colorful, musical and social
MASTER GARDENERS: Look for the 2017 Perennial Plant of the Year
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: So many lakes, so many fish
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Blue jays are true Minnesotans all year long
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Joe & Sissy Neft
Letter to the Editor: Racism isn't somewhere else or in the past
Letter to the Editor: This was evil in the purest form
3 easy ways to view the eclipse while protecting your eyes
Comparing wine aficionados Thomas Jefferson and Winston Churchill
Local produce star of this potato salad
Letters to the editor
July 26, 2017
Letter to the Editor: Single-payer solution for America's health care dilemma
This affects all of us. We cannot keep paying the rising copayments, deductibles, payroll deductions, and outright insurance premiums that seem to define our healthcare system. Many skip doctor visits and prescriptions because money isn't available. Millions don't have any insurance...
July 26, 2017 - 6:56am
June 23, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Indeed, a new veterans home is a non-partisan issue
Mr. Erickson, In response to your letter in the Pioneer of Thursday, June 22, ("Veterans home project is a non-partisan issue") let me be clear:
June 23, 2017 - 6:00am
May 24, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Grossell should spend time working to fund education for all
I am writing in response to the article about our local state Rep. Matt Grossell's comments about the Minnesota Department of Education's toolkit...
May 24, 2017 - 5:30am
May 11, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Legislature must provide adequate funding for DNR
This is a follow-up to the letter to the editor I co-authored entitled "Regulatory agencies should move at the speed of commerce," (Page A4,...
May 11, 2017 - 7:30am
May 5, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Building houses for more bluebirds
There are two birds that are exclusively dependent on humans to create housing for them, bluebirds and martins.
May 5, 2017 - 1:07pm
May 2, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Not kidding, invasive species are a real threat
I'm not kidding! ("Are you kidding me?," Page 4, April 28) I believe the intrusion of invasive species into our lakes and waterways is the biggest...
May 2, 2017 - 8:58am
April 30, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: In Ward 4 election, remember Lehmann's support of Sanford Center
Bemidji has a City Council election (Ward 4) on Tuesday. Being from the outlying north we don't get to participate, just suffer or benefit from...
April 30, 2017 - 9:00am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Trump's approach to North Korea rekindles global fears
I feel existential fear. My body feels the same, though less intense, as during the Cuban missile crisis when I was 11. I knew that Minneapolis, where I lived, would be mushroom soup should things go to hell: biggest mill town, major rail junction, Mississippi lock and dam, Control...
April 30, 2017 - 7:00am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thanks to all who made March for Science a success
Thank you to the hundreds of marchers who supported the March for Science on Earth Day, April 22.
April 30, 2017 - 6:00am
April 22, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: ‘Minnesota Health Plan’ is a plan for all
I have recently retired and am grateful to have made it to Medicare having had good insurance through my spouse until now. However, the current...
April 22, 2017 - 10:44pm
April 20, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Celebrating Earth Day every day
As thousands across the U.S. get ready to protest environmental budget cuts for Earth Day, each of us can also help with our driving, our recycling...
April 20, 2017 - 9:00am
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: TEDxBemidji team thanks community
On behalf of the entire TEDxBemidji team, thank you to our community for your support and engagement in our inaugural event. It takes community,...
April 20, 2017 - 8:00am
April 19, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Our sustainable energy future
Burning fossil fuels takes the remains of lifeforms that died millions of years ago and releases the heat energy, carbon dioxide (CO2) and pollution...
April 19, 2017 - 6:10am
April 18, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Can someone explain a vote for Trump?
Dear Bemidji, I feel the need to vent, and hopefully not do it in an unkind manner, so here goes: Yes, it's politics, what else?
April 18, 2017 - 7:28am
April 16, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Science matters in Bemidji and beyond
In Bemidji, the sight of a bald eagle is a wonderful and not uncommon sight. It was not always this way. Let me introduce you to a friend of mine. He's one of those amazing local people you've probably never heard of. His name is John Mathisen. We call him Eagle John. He was instrumental...
April 16, 2017 - 8:32am