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Two drivers dead in head-on collision in Roseau County
BELTRAMI COUNTY: How close is too close? County board to weigh in on liquor sales near Red Lake
ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT: Building partnerships key to region's economy
Bemidji Speedway: Stearns wins Wissota A Modified special
SOCCER: BSU fall in exhibition opener at NDSU
TENNIS: Bemidji wins triangular at Pine City in season opener
Golf: Tianna hosts 75th annual shortstop Sunday
This Week at BHS: Lumberjacks begin their fall seasons
Michael "Mike" Johnson
Joshua David Cody Norland
Marvin Louis Roy
Donald Willard Olson
Eldon Loren Dietel, Jr.
Selecting hardy lilies for your garden
John Eggers: What teachers can learn from Robin Williams
Living life in the dirt
Evan Hazard: ‘. . . on a rainy Sunday afternoon’
Art Lee: Debs once a nationally known famous/infamous(?) politician
Make some friends at Sesame Street Live
Country music duo Love and Theft to perform in Bemidji
Pioneer Previews: Small-town and Scandinavia on the stage
Local singer films music video in Bemidji
Pioneer Previews: Wooden Nichols to perform the hits
Hunting: Minnesota waterfowl seasons open Sept. 27
Blane Klemek: Nighthawks perfectly built for their lifestyle
Paul Nelson: A variety of sinkers can be used to help catch walleyes
Governor to host Bemidji events on opening deer season weekend
The little duckling of learning
Ron Paul: What have we accomplished in Iraq?
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: A consensus on criminals
Rich Lowry: The Ferguson melodrama
Pioneer Editorial: Ferguson is all too familiar
Does 'vote buying' work for both parties?
May 25, 2014
Honoring the commitment: Bemidji man to deploy soon for yearlong stint in Middle East
BEMIDJI — Despite several stints in the Minnesota National Guard, TJ Melcher has never been on deployment. That will change. As a member of the 34th Combat Aviation Brigade out of St. Paul, the Bemidji man will leave next month for mobilization training in Texas before deploying...
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May 25, 2014 - 1:43am
December 12, 2013
Public memorial for Mandela Saturday in St. Paul
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A public memorial service for Nelson Mandela will be held Saturday in St. Paul. The memorial for the late South African leader and anti-apartheid fighter will begin at 1 p.m. in the Cathedral of St. Paul. Scheduled speakers include U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar,...
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December 12, 2013 - 3:39pm
March 23, 2013
Not even death could separate them
CLOQUET — Their song was “It had to be You,” and it was aptly symbolic for the seven decades Superior Central High School sweethearts Mary Lou Pouti and Maynard Peterson spent together. They were certain of their love through war and 65 years of marriage. This week, they were...
March 23, 2013 - 10:20pm
October 26, 2012
Snow, sorrow blanket Wellstone memorial
By John Myers, Forum Communications Co. FAYAL TOWNSHIP — Democratic Sen. Tom Harkin of Iowa stood in the snow for a moment Thursday afternoon away from the rest of the crowd, his face somber, his umbrella dripping. “Paul Wellstone was the closest male friend I ever had,” Harkin...
October 26, 2012 - 12:02am
May 27, 2012
Memorial Day closings, scheduling announced
BEMIDJI - Local banks and public service organizations will be closed Monday for the Memorial Day holiday. Also closed will be MedSave Family Pharmacy, Iverson Corner Drug, the Cass Lake Family Service Center and the Paul Bunyan Senior Center. The Beltrami County Public Health immunization...
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May 27, 2012 - 12:00am
May 26, 2012
Memorial Day events announced
The following is a list of some Memorial Day activities planned in the area to honor veterans. BEMIDJI - Memorial ceremony at 10 a.m. Monday in Greenwood Cemetery in Bemidji. BECIDA - Community services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Fern Township Cemetery with a potluck to follow...
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May 26, 2012 - 12:00am
March 30, 2010
Memorial: Friends, colleagues remember Ron Gearman
Friends remember Ronald Gearman as a musician gifted with a wide range of skills. "He was a very multi-talented guy," said Dick Beitzel, Bemidji State University emeritus professor of chemistry. "He could do anything - he was a jack of all trades," said Buster Spaulding, former...
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March 30, 2010 - 12:00am