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Jaxon’s journey: Teen adjusts to new life after Type 1 diabetes diagnosis
Fire hits two homes in Helga Township
Special Volunteers: Thad Bowman and Georgine Casement
Students in the News 06/26/2016
Master Gardener program set
TRAP SHOOTING: Jacks take third in state
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji finishes Grand Rapids tourney 3-1
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji rebounds with win in Perham
Bemidji Extreme U11 wins title
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji splits in first day at GR tourney
Merald Gene "Sam" Meyers
Dale A. Fischer
Shirley Kay Andersen
Rosie Nancy Sutton
Duane A. Wagner
John Eggers: Why were you born?
BELTRAMI COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS: June weed of the month: Common tansy
John Eggers: What did your father teach you?
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Lakes cooler than usual as summer approaches
BELTRAMI COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS: Sedums: Minimum maintenance plants
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Bring It On’
Watch for 'Night Watch': BHS Marching Band again scoring well with summer show (w/ video)
Arts Briefs: BSO presents 'Legendary Voices,' First Friday open house at Gallery North and more
Patt Rall: Schlichting debuts her 'First Lady Mysteries' series
‘Red, White and Tuna’ play opens Wednesday at The Chief Theater
READER PHOTOS: Bears in Bemidji
Blane Klemek: Two low profile birds: The sora rail and Virginia rail
Chippewa National Forest schedules summer programs
Chippewa National Forest receives national ‘Rise to the Future Award’
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Summer solstice means lots of fish are feeding
Albert Theisen birthday
Karsten Verke birthday
Richard Hanson: Return to the bargaining table to protect Minnesota’s future
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Rotary Club, community thanked for inclusive playground
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Palliative care bill reduces suffering, improves quality of life
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Human life is the most innocent of all
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Please, let love conquer hate
September 5, 2012
First lady says ‘we can trust’ Obama
By DAVID ESPO, Associated Press Writer CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama lovingly praised her husband Tuesday night in a prime-time...
September 5, 2012 - 1:27am
August 31, 2012
‘Jobs, lots of jobs’: Romney vows to restore promise of America
By DAVID ESPO, Associated Press Writer TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Mitt Romney launched his fall campaign for the White House in a rousing Republican...
August 31, 2012 - 2:24am
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
Republican National Convention: Batchelder heads to Florida as national delegate
BEMIDJI – Bill Batchelder wants to put in a good word for his city this week as a delegate at the Republican National Convention, being held...
News / local
August 26, 2012 - 12:19am
August 25, 2012
Neil Armstrong, 1st man on the moon, dies at 82
By LISA CORNWELL, Associated Press CINCINNATI (AP) — Neil Armstrong was a soft-spoken engineer who became a global hero when as a steely-nerved...
August 25, 2012 - 11:43pm
July 27, 2012
BHS swimmers get Olympic experience at Swim Trials
BEMIDJI - The pageantry of the 2012 London Olympics are an ocean away, but a group of Bemidji athletes has already had a little taste of the...
News / local / sports / Lumberjacks
July 27, 2012 - 12:00am
April 1, 2012
Let Trayvon's killer be?: Prison should be last resort because of the harm it causes society
In our version of justice in America, we seek far more than righting the wrong. We seek that the perpetrator serves their time, is thrown behind bars, pays for what he or she did. In short, we like to see the perp suffer. We seek revenge. But why do we call for revenge when we...
News / local
April 1, 2012 - 12:00am
February 15, 2012
Super PACS spend heavily to influence voters in 8th District
WASHINGTON - Outside groups are pouring money into Minnesota's 8th District, where the race for Congress is likely to be one of the most hotly contested elections in the state this year. U.S. Rep. Chip Cravaack, a Republican in his first term, will defend his seat against Democrats...
February 15, 2012 - 12:00am
December 13, 2011
Bemidji man marches in Occupy Seattle
Fixing the economy and respecting the land is the message Soren Sorensen, who is from Bemidji, hoped to endorse Sunday as he arrived in Seattle...
News / local
December 13, 2011 - 12:00am
August 23, 2011
Earthquake strikes eastern cities
WASHINGTON - Several news agencies are reporting an earthquake has struck the nation's capitol. The 5.8 magnitude earthquake centered northwest of Richmond, Va., shook much of Washington and was felt as far north as Rhode Island and New York City. In Cleveland, shock waves from...
August 23, 2011 - 2:32pm
August 16, 2011
Obama campaign-style visit comes in GOP territory
CANNON FALLS, Minn.
August 16, 2011 - 12:00am
July 13, 2011
Local family helps rebuild Joplin, Mo., from tornado damage
On the evening of May 22, Joplin, Mo., suffered massive destruction when a tornado hit the city. According to Bemidji's Christopher and Misty...
News / local
July 13, 2011 - 12:00am
July 8, 2011
Two families celebrate 50th anniversary of Renault
The Hagen and Dahle families from near Oslo, Norway, are traveling from New York City to Los Angeles in a relaxed cross-country tour. Along...
News / local
July 8, 2011 - 12:00am
May 3, 2011
First Muslim in Congress says bin Laden 'truly evil'
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The first Muslim elected to Congress says the death of Osama bin Laden marks the most significant accomplishment yet in the war against al-Qaida. Minneapolis Democrat Keith Ellison on Monday commended the U.S. armed forces and intelligence community for finding...
May 3, 2011 - 12:00am
December 7, 2010
Elizabeth Edwards dies at 61 of cancer
A family friend says Elizabeth Edwards has died of cancer. The friend says the estranged wife of former Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards died in North Carolina this morning. The friend spoke on the condition of anonimity because the family had not announced her de...
December 7, 2010 - 4:15pm