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'A ticking time bomb': How Cambridge Analytica's whistleblower became Facebook's unlikely foil
Lobbyists seek backdoor to deregulation through NAFTA talks
More Minn. pharmacies to offer opioid antidote naloxone without a prescription to battle overdoses
A portrait emerges of Austin serial bomber Mark Anthony Conditt's life, but not his motives
Minnesota considers limits on cameras in courtrooms
UND likely to lose two early to NHL, but will retain its veteran centermen
Wiggins, Towns stepping up when Timberwolves need them most
Shipley: For Sano, Twins and MLB, these are high stakes
Polanco addresses Twins teammates, apologizes for steroid suspension
Former UND center enjoying the Sweet 16 with Loyola Chicago
Susan Jean Davis
Leonard T. Anderson
Darrel Duane Krogseng
Brian B. Eide
Impress your guests with sweet Zeppole di San Giuseppe pastry
Commentary: Killing a pike to 'save' the walleyes is poor logic
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Does character still count?
Hope for fighting deadly impatiens disease
An Irish "pi" for any day of the week
BSO to host ‘Symphony Social’ and concert
Rebooted Roseanne is a proud 'deplorable' - can she be the Trump era's Archie Bunker?
Steven Seagal accused of raping an 18-year-old - adding to decades of claims against the actor
Looking for artists to take on city hall: Granite Falls, Minn., looking to embed artist in city
Arts briefs, March 18
Wyoming considers grizzly hunt after Trump team took bear off endangered list
St. Louis River muskies on the move
Commentary: Killing a pike to 'save' the walleyes is poor logic
Rainy Lake guide Billy Dougherty to be inducted into Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame
Outdoor report: March fishing heating up on Lake of the Woods
Dennis & Joyce Sjoquist
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Commentary: No, billionaires won't save us - that's a myth that links Zuckerberg and Trump
Commentary: I run Dick's Sporting Goods. It's Congress's turn to do something about guns.
MASTERING THE GARDEN: Gearing up for spring!
With a perfect son, it's hard not to be 'that parent'
Commentary: For Pelican Rapids, losing McDonald's a blow
letters to the editor
September 2, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Writer hearing the beat of a different drummer?
King Oscar II, king of both Norway and Sweden at the same time (1872-1905), is in the conversation of who coined the phrase "If you are not a liberal at 25, you have no heart. If you are not a conservative at 35 you have no brain." Oscar's version was "A man who has not been a socialist...
September 2, 2017 - 1:06pm
August 21, 2017
Letter to the Editor: No place for Confederate flag in Bemidji
It is time to talk about the Confederate flags displayed in Bemidji. You have likely seen them. Defenders of that flag often hold the phrase “southern heritage!” up as a shield and as a justification for its display.
August 21, 2017 - 10:23am
August 19, 2017
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A far cry from the quest for equality
Recent comments from the White House suggest that the current occupant is not differentiating between spontaneous violence and an entrenched ideology of cruelly violent oppression. Spontaneous violence erupts from primitive brain structures that all people share (and also share with...
August 19, 2017 - 12:59pm
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