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Son pleads guilty to his role in exploiting mother's estate for $340,000
UPDATE: Boyfriend with a record arrested in crash that killed University of St. Thomas student
Minn. motorcyclist in Panda suit ticketed by State Patrol
Felon accused of counterfeiting scheme, Hastings police say
Mystic Lake Casino planning Super Bowl acts
Wild thrilled Mikko Koivu keeping 'flag in the ground' three more years
Wild's Joel Eriksson Ek looks like he belongs. Now he's ready to make an impact.
Quigley finding success thanks to directional punting, exceptional Vikings gunners
GIRLS TENNIS: BHS tops TRF 6-1
BOYS SOCCER: Bemidji falls to St. Cloud Cathedral
Marian Ryan Martin
Amy Jane (Bumann) Alexander
John Clarence Little
Eva Della Fritz
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Oh, what a delight to teach history today!
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Traditional knowledge and science: A new form of justice
EVAN HAZARD: Threescore and Ten: Tuna and "dirty rice?"
ART LEE COLUMN: The most significant event of our time
SUE BRUNS COLUMN: You don't have to go far to see something new
PATT RALL COLUMN: Timely notice can help with attendance
Around the Arts, September 17
Landing a lunker: Gallery North celebrates new location with mural
CNN anchor ends segment early over commentator's bizarre 'boobs' remark
Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about that inauguration crowd size incident
Looking at levels: New management plan possibly to come to Rabideau Lake
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Change your tactics when fall comes
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Grizzlies, noble and worthy creatures, on the comeback
Zebra mussels confirmed in Itasca County lake
Outdoors notebook: Shakopee artist wins duck stamp contest
Jeff & Becky Musburger
Commentary: Why Trump's threat to 'totally destroy' North Korea is extraordinary - even for him
Analysis: Running for Miss America now looks a lot like running for office
How reading can make you healthier and happier
Bygone staples and technology of the 1970s
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Relay for Life event shows community’s support
Bjerknes to plead guilty to state and federal charges
February 21, 2015
A NATIVE VOICE: Education: What is it?
Editor's note: Today is the debut of a monthly column in the Pioneer focusing on Native American issues and topics. Recently, a dialogue started...
February 21, 2015 - 7:50pm
February 14, 2015
Race relations hitting a rough stretch in Rapid City, S.D., after incident at hockey game
By Barry Amundson Forum News Service RAPID CITY, S.D. -- Rapid City’s police chief is calling for patience as a team of detectives...
February 14, 2015 - 1:11pm
December 6, 2014
Bemidji begins process of healing the past: Grassroots Truth and Reconciliation effort grows
By Crystal Dey and Molly Miron BEMIDJI -- A grassroots effort has started taking shape in Bemidji to address the difficult subject of racial...
December 6, 2014 - 6:59pm
October 14, 2014
BSU one of nation’s best colleges for Native American students
BEMIDJI -- “Winds of Change” magazine has named BSU as one of the top 200 colleges in the nation for Native American students.
October 14, 2014 - 5:01pm
July 25, 2014
N.D. Senator launches website for Native American veterans
U.S. Sen. Heidi Heitkamp on Friday unveiled a website designed to connect Native American veterans to benefits and services they may qualify for. The site is hosted on her Senate website and links to Web pages for several government programs. At a Native Americans Veterans...
July 25, 2014 - 6:51pm
June 28, 2014
Festival of culture: Second annual Indigenous Arts Festival held in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Brightly colored dancers with extravagant headdresses and regalia danced to songs passed from generation to generation Saturday as...
June 28, 2014 - 11:26pm
July 9, 2013
'Boozhoo': Ojibwe Language Project grows among Bemidji businesses, facilities
BEMIDJI -- In 2005, two volunteers set out on a mission to reconstruct a language native to the Bemidji area that had slowly deteriorated throughout...
July 9, 2013 - 6:26pm
February 28, 2013
American Indians must apply for share of settlement today
On the Mille Lacs Indian Reservation — Today is the deadline for American Indians and their descendants to take part in a $3.4 billion settlement with the federal government over the mismanagement of Indian land and money. In Minnesota, the settlement will distribute $57 million...
February 28, 2013 - 10:19pm
January 30, 2013
Class highlights Native American food culture
BEMIDJI — The forest can provide a feast, according to chef Sean Sherman.
January 30, 2013 - 12:01am
January 5, 2013
Sanford aims to improve American Indian health care
BEMIDJI – A patient is best served when she has a team of medical staff working in tandem to address all of her medical needs, says Dr. Valerie...
January 5, 2013 - 10:19pm
November 29, 2012
Native Nation Rebuilders named
BEMIDJI – Darrell Kingbird of the Red Lake Nation and Melinda Iverson of the White Earth Nation are among 17 individuals named to the fourth cohort of the Bush Foundation’s Native Nation Rebuilders Program.
November 29, 2012 - 2:44am
November 28, 2012
Indian lawsuit ends, disbursements to begin by end of year
By MATT VOLZ, Associated Press HELENA, Mont. – After nearly 17 years of courtroom arguments, congressional negotiations and Indian Country bickering, hundreds of thousands of Native Americans could see the first payments of a $3.4 billion U.S. government settlement by the end of...
November 28, 2012 - 12:00am
November 8, 2012
National group touts success of Native vote push
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Organizers of a massive get-out-the-vote campaign that targeted Native American communities across the country are...
November 8, 2012 - 4:48pm