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Council discusses downtown skating: Bemidji resident asks city to get on board with ending downtown skating ban
School Board searches for solutions: Board members, district leaders meet with Sen. Tom Saxhaug and Rep. Dave Hancock to ask for help with some pressing issues
Toxic Taters protest at McDonald's
Clinton announces major Minnesota endorsements
National Friends of the Library week
COLLEGE SOCCER: Bemidji State ends losing streak
AREA VOLLEYBALL: Laporte sweeps Indus
PREP SOCCER: Lumberjacks dominate on the road
MEN'S COLLEGE HOCKEY: Freshmen shine for BSU in exhibition victory (w/ photo gallery)
BACK IN THE LAKE: Bemidji State runs past U-Mary for sixth straight homecoming win (PHOTO GALLERY)
Carol Marie Barker
Roger Allen Strong, Jr,
Lorraine Ida Krob (nee Brady)
Lela Blanche Conlon
John Eggers: The best duck hunt ever
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: Like geese, we all need a lift from time to time
MASTER GARDENERS COLUMN: Some successes, and failures, for the 2015 season
Cyndi L. Fenske: Library is fun way to get away in October
A fly on the wall: Behind-the-scenes at the Great Northern Radio Show's live performance (W/PHOTO GALLERY)
Ready to rhythm to ribbits: The Fattenin' Frogs to hold album release concert in Bemidji
Arts Briefs for 09/27/2015
OFF THE RECORD BLOG: Look at the desert planet Jakku with this ‘Star Wars: Force Awakens’ immersive 360 video
Tim McGraw joins Eric Church as WE Fest headliner
Bemidji to get a bit 'Reckless': Bryan Adams set to play Sanford Center on Thursday
Blane Klemek: The annual migration has arrived in the northwoods
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Walleye bite should be picking up
HUNTING: Managers optimistic about waterfowl prospects in area as opener approaches
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fall migrations can be simple or complex
Blane Klemek: Humming along with the hummingbirds
Sutter - Hoyum engagement
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Legislature improved affordability, accessibility of propane
Rich Lowry: Admiration of Carly tinged with dread
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Failing math — and civics
Pioneer Viewpoints: A gap, and opportunity, for Bemidji’s downtown
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: BHS volleyball teams to host ovarian cancer awareness night
September 7, 2012
Fall begins to show its color
Pioneer and Wire Reports ST. PAUL – The leaves are just beginning to change color in Minnesota, including in the Northwoods. The state Department...
September 7, 2012 - 2:48am
September 5, 2012
Headwaters Youth Orchestra members practice outdoors
Members of the Headwaters Youth Orchestra practice outdoors Tuesday afternoon at the Headwaters School of Music and the Arts. From left, Melanie...
News / local
September 5, 2012 - 1:23am
Sun rises over the first day of school in Bemidji
Brody Coons waits Tuesday morning for the school bus west of Bemidji as the sun rises. With Labor Day past, students returned to classes as the...
News / education
September 5, 2012 - 1:05am
September 3, 2012
TrekNorth teacher helping to develop AP exams
BEMIDJI – A TrekNorth teacher has been named to a national committee to develop future Advanced Placement psychology exams. Mike Munson, who...
News / education
September 3, 2012 - 9:20pm
August 31, 2012
One last ‘back to school’: Teacher Rich Kehoe reflects on more than 40 years in education
BEMIDJI – Rich Kehoe, an elementary special-education teacher, has his own way of connecting with each of his students. “You can be their...
News / education
August 31, 2012 - 7:06pm
Bemidij Pioneer Business Briefs for September 2
Essentia of Bagley welcomes physician BAGLEY – Essentia Health-Bagley Clinic has added Dr. Evans Magambo to its team in family medicine. Magambo will provide comprehensive care to patients of all ages. He will use his diverse background of experience to promote overall health and...
August 31, 2012 - 6:50pm
Security Bank donates to Northwoods Coalition for Family Safety
Security BankUSA employee Chelsea Gray, center, presents a donation of $225 to Mary Auger, right, the director of the Northwoods Coalition for...
August 31, 2012 - 6:44pm
Bemidij Chamber Ambassadors visit Provisions Bakery Café at Dunn Bros Coffee
Bemidji Area Chamber Ambassadors welcome the addition of Provisions Bakery Café to Dunn Bros Coffee, 501 Paul Bunyan Drive S. in Bemidji. With...
August 31, 2012 - 6:38pm
4-Her makes Clearwater County history at Minnesota State Fair
By Anne Williams, Special to the Pioneer ST. PAUL – A 16-year-old from Clearbrook made Clearwater County history by being the first 4-Her...
News / region
August 31, 2012 - 6:23pm
Minnesotans fortunate to have four major biomes
I remember the first time I spent a few days in the beautiful bluff country of southeast Minnesota. It was about nine years ago. I was able to take a little time from business and explore some of the grandeur of this lovely part of the state by driving the countryside and visiting...
News / outdoors
August 31, 2012 - 5:53pm
August 29, 2012
Schools rewarded for performance
BEMIDJI – Three area schools have been deemed top-performing schools by the Minnesota Department of Education. Schoolcraft Learning Community, Solway Elementary and TrekNorth Junior & Senior High School have each been named a “reward school” based on a new system of school...
News / education
August 29, 2012 - 11:47pm
August 26, 2012
Isaac could shake up security for GOP convention
BY TAMARA LUSH Associated Press Writer TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Tropical Storm Isaac could force a shakeup of the security plans for the GOP convention in Tampa, because about half of the expected officers come from other parts of Florida and some could be forced to stay home for the...
August 26, 2012 - 12:22am
Standing out online: BSU master’s degree program is among the nation’s best
By Bethany Wesley email@example.com BEMIDJI – An online master’s program offered through Bemidji State University enabled a Wyoming...
News / education
August 26, 2012 - 12:13am
August 25, 2012
Pioneer Previews for August 26
By GRACE GOUKER firstname.lastname@example.org Local singer-songwriter Lance Benson will perform today at the Lake Bemidji State Park Amphitheater for the final installment of the park’s Summer Concert Series. Concert admission is free. A vehicle permit is required to enter the park....
August 25, 2012 - 11:31pm
August 24, 2012
Pioneer Previews: Benson to headline last Summer Concert Series today
Local singer-songwriter Lance Benson will perform today at the Lake Bemidji State Park Amphitheater for the final installment of the park’s Summer Concert Series. Concert admission is free. A vehicle permit is required to enter the park. For details, call 308-2300. Monday “Totally...
August 24, 2012 - 9:07pm