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What is rape?: BSU hosts talk during 'Safe Spring Break' week
‘He stole our hearts’: Benefit for Junior is Sunday in Cass Lake
Hubbard finalizes deal to buy 16 Minnesota radio stations
Annual coat, winter apparel distribution Monday
N.D. troopers find 136 pounds of pot, arrest two from California
Bring on the champs: Bemidji takes on two-time defending champion Edina in Class AA quarterfinals
GIRLS BASKETBALL: STMA wins big, ends Bemidji’s season
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: BSU's Scanlan named WCHA coach of the year
From 1986 to 2015: Bemidji heads to state tournament for first time in 29 years
PREP SPORTS: Warriors edge Fosston 54-52 to win Sub-Section 8A East title, Warriors one step from state
Marie B. Ward
Wayne Arthur Eller
Margaret Anna Krueger
Scotty Allison: Veterans Day on the Hill this week
John Eggers: How can you help all kids graduate?
Blane Klemek: The European starling a species of bird that seems to be around everyday
Don't let negativity sink your boat
Northland Stargazing: Open clusters, saints' days, and the vernal equinox
Off The Record Blog: ‘Parks And Recreation’ Goes Out On A High Note
Art briefs - Sunday March 1
PIONEER PREVIEWS: Ensemble's concert harkens to spring
Pioneer Previews: Much to do as March approaches
Art briefs - Sunday Feb. 22
A hefty turnout for the Northland Fat Bike Rally (photo gallery)
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Anglers' attention turns to perch as season winds down
Peterson, Northland Tackle honored by Fishing Hall of Fame
Blane Klemek: Here one day and gone the next
DNR to fly elk surveys in northwest Minnesota
Joseph Cotto: Altruism no substitute for helping yourself
Joe Gandelman: Giuliani: America’s hack
Ron Paul: DHS: What is it good for?
Tina Dupuy: O’Reilly: The make believe war correspondent
Pioneer Editorial: The drought is over: Go Lumberjacks!
Minnesota Supreme Court
February 12, 2015
Minnesota Supreme Court upholds implied consent search law for suspected drunken drivers
ST. PAUL -- A law making it illegal for suspected drunken drivers to turn down a breath test was upheld in Minnesota Supreme Court on Wednesday. The court confirmed a law that requires suspected drunken drivers to submit to field testing or face more severe criminal charges. This...
news / region
February 12, 2015 - 10:02am
November 27, 2013
Minn. Supreme Court suspends lawyer for slurs
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Supreme Court has suspended the license of an attorney who made anti-Catholic slurs against judges and others in legal filings. The court's ruling Wednesday against Hastings attorney Rebekah Nett leaves her indefinitely suspended with the...
news / region
November 27, 2013 - 11:56am
September 11, 2013
Fairbanks asks high court to overturn murder sentence
ST. PAUL — Minnesota Supreme Court justices questioned whether they should overturn a murder conviction of a man, convicted of killing a deputy sheriff, because he is an American Indian whose trial was held in a mostly white county. During the court’s Wednesday hearing...
September 11, 2013 - 11:38pm
August 21, 2013
Minnesota Supreme Court sides with HIV-positive man
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Supreme Court has rejected a prosecutor's effort to reinstate the conviction of an HIV-positive man accused of passing the virus to another man. The high court affirmed a Court of Appeals decision that reversed the attempted assault...
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August 21, 2013 - 11:37am
June 28, 2013
Minnesota Supreme Court returns to capacity
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Supreme Court is getting back to capacity with the installment of new Justice David Lillehaug ((LIL'-uh-hog). He's the second appointee of Gov. Mark Dayton to the state's seven-member high court. Lillehaug is a former U.S. attorney for...
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June 28, 2013 - 9:10am
Barkley name on ballot again, against Justice Anderson
ST. PAUL — More Minnesota voters know Dean Barkley’s name than those of many judicial candidates, but he wonders if that is enough to erase the advantage of having “incumbent” next to Barry Anderson’s name on the Nov. 6 ballot. Anderson, appointed to the Minnesota Supreme...
October 28, 2012 - 12:47am
Court opponents don’t agree on what counts as experience
ST. PAUL — Minnesota’s youngest Supreme Court justice and his challenger agree experience is key to electing someone to the high court, but do not agree on which one has the right experience. Justice David Stras touts his background of being a clerk for three federal judges, including...
October 28, 2012 - 12:39am