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BDA urges more City Council involvement on downtown parking
Girl injured in Eckles Township shooting Monday, suspect in custody
Bemidji grocer, community advocate Joe Lueken dies at 72
Why do we play?: School Board hears report on middle and high school activity involvement
A slice of life: Rod’s Specialty Meats has been in the area for almost three decades
Bemidji Speedway: Hauber, Reed capture first feature races
Baseball: Legion begins postseason Thursday at Perham; Blue Ox hosts Cass Lake Monday
Beavers: Men's basketball, golf hold annual fundraising scrambles
BASEBALL: Bemidji Legion drops doubleheader against EGF
BEAVERS HOCKEY: Good day for golfing at Galen Nagle
Frank Clark Loch
Neil Edward Dietrich
Joseph "Joe" Anton Lueken
Blane Klemek: Keeping an eye on the kestrels
John Eggers: Building a new school is the right decision
Mints can fit right in here
John Eggers: Kids write to God ... and get answers
Blane Klemek: Some reading up on the Raven
'Fargo' TV miniseries gets second season on FX with new cast
Switchfoot at Sanford Center
Art briefs - Sunday July 20
Pioneer Previews: Check out Art in the Park
2014 Bemidji Area Arts Endowment grants
Paul Nelson: Water temperatures remain cool in Bemidji area lakes
More boaters ticketed for invasive species violations
Paul Nelson: Surface water in Bemidji area lakes finally nears 70 degrees
Hunting: North Dakota spring pheasant population numbers on the rise
Kimmes anniversary celebrations
Letter: Former student calls for more comprehensive health education
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Small blow against gridlock
Rich Lowry: Obama’s hilarious lawlessness
Pioneer Viewpoints: Downtown getting some real boosts
JOe Gandelman: Inaccurate political rage
July 19, 2014
Minnesotans to North Dakota: Don’t wait to work out details of outdoors amendment
ST. PAUL —Minnesotans entering their sixth year of a fund that pays for a variety of outdoor projects have some advice for their North Dakota...
July 19, 2014 - 11:18pm
July 17, 2014
Thursday Afternoon/Evening Forecast Discussion
Good Afternoon! Well we’re getting closer to the weekend, and the weather is getting even nicer! Temperatures have warmed back into the 80s...
July 17, 2014 - 3:20pm
July 13, 2014
Sunday Afternoon/Evening Forecast Discussion
Good Afternoon! Well the day started off with a lot of sunshine, but now clouds are building up this afternoon. It has also been a breezy day,...
July 13, 2014 - 3:40pm
July 11, 2014
Rainfall Totals For July 10-11
Bluffton: 4.75" New York Mills: 3.75" Ottertail: 3.52" Sebeka: 2.17" Badoura: 2.10" Deer CreeK: 1.90" Battle Lake: 1.34" Pelican...
July 11, 2014 - 10:27pm
July 7, 2014
Lady Slipper interpretive sites open
The Lady Slipper Scenic Byway just got more scenic. Two interpretive sites, or rest areas, were added and honored with ribbon-cutting ceremonies...
news / local
July 7, 2014 - 11:05am
June 26, 2014
Obama tries to put upbeat face on his record during Minnesota visit
Bill Salisbury St. Paul Pioneer Press MINNEAPOLIS —With Washington bogged down in partisan gridlock, President Barack Obama came to the Twin Cities on Thursday afternoon to talk to ordinary citizens and put an upbeat face on a record that has taken a beating. He held a town hall...
June 26, 2014 - 11:50pm
June 24, 2014
Obama to spend time with Minneapolis letter writer
MINNEAPOLIS — A Minneapolis woman who wrote to President Barack Obama about her financial struggles will share her thoughts with him when he visits the Twin Cities on Thursday. The president’s visit originally was announced to be for a Thursday evening fundraiser, but it has...
June 24, 2014 - 11:52pm
June 23, 2014
One person dead after shooting in Hastings late Sunday night
HASTINGS, Minn. -- One person is dead after a shooting in Hastings late Sunday night. Hastings officers were called on the report of shots fired. When officers arrived, a white male in his 30s was found dead in the yard from an apparent gunshot wound. Nobody else was injured....
news / region
June 23, 2014 - 9:13am
June 19, 2014
Minnesota forests changing with climate: Forest Service study predicts winners and losers among tree species
John Myers Forum News Service DULUTH — Minnesota’s northern forests are expected to look vastly different a century from now — with fewer spruce, tamarack and fir trees and more maple, oak and basswood — due to a warming climate. That’s the finding of a major new study...
June 19, 2014 - 11:32pm
June 3, 2014
Glyndon, Minn., drunken driving suspect had Jell-O shots in pockets, police say
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- A Glyndon woman is charged with drunken driving after police pulled her over for swerving and found Jell-O shots in her pockets, authorities said. Cathy Sanchez, 28, was charged Monday in Clay County District Court with two counts of first-degree driving...
news / region
June 3, 2014 - 8:32pm
June 2, 2014
GOP 'flies-in' to Bemidji after state convention
BEMIDJI -- Minnesota Republicans vying for federal and statewide office flew into Bemidji on Monday as part of a "fly-around tour" stopping for...
June 2, 2014 - 10:59pm