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Ireland votes to overturn abortion ban, 'culmination of a quiet revolution,' prime minister says
USC's president agrees to step down amid growing outrage over scandals
North, South Korean leaders meet to 'frankly' discuss Trump-Kim summit, Seoul says
Car show set at Senior Center
Two teens rescued from Lake Superior
Top prospect Massimo Rizzo commits to UND
Commentary: A day on the Twins' grounds crew left me exhausted, dirty and satisfied
After starring in the Minnesota Miracle, Vikings receiver Stefon Diggs is focused on next step
Paxton dominant again as Mariners top Twins
BASEBALL: Jacks lock down No. 2 seed, home field advantage
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Melverna nee Lindquist Watkins
Janet "Gripp" Anderson
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How to fertilize trees, shrubs, flowers and fruits
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
Fire up the grill for Memorial Day
Julia Louis-Dreyfus to receive the 2018 Mark Twain Prize for American Humor
High heels can have health effects far beyond the feet
Barack and Michelle Obama are becoming television and film producers for Netflix
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding attracted more American viewers than Prince William's
Around the Arts, May 20
Wyoming may legalize trophy hunting of grizzly bears for the first time in 40 years
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: The surprises and wonder of the outdoors
PAUL NELSON FISHING: As waters warm up, so should the bite
Expensive fishing electronics require proper touch
Minnesota state park campsites booking fast
Consumers, craft brewers, behind shift that has barley growers, malters, adjusting
Why you're getting flooded with privacy notifications in your email
Commentary: Some gave all: A visit to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial
More than just business: Wells receives Lifetime Achievement Award for helping others
Andersen Corp. creating 40 new jobs with window factory expansion
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Barb & Rick
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Safe family holiday can include safe grilling
Commentary: Bison passage: Good times in the Badlands
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Defending the Second Amendment in its entirety
Commentary: You say hello, I say goodbye
Commentary: Kindness is the real showstopper at the circus
March 10, 2018
School security: Is there such thing as too much?
ST. PAUL—How well-fortified do Minnesota's more than 2,000 public school buildings need to be? Should they all have armed guards? Locked...
March 10, 2018 - 5:18pm
March 9, 2018
Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig school project behind schedule: New high school to be ready by 2018-19 school year
BENA—An audacious plan to build a new school in less than a year will take longer than expected. Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig school and the Bureau of Indian Affairs were on track to replace a shoddy, subpar high school building with a new one built in sections by Arizona-based Modular...
March 9, 2018 - 5:42pm
March 8, 2018
Chippewa tribal board votes to censure White Earth secretary-treasurer, exonerates chairman
MAHNOMEN, Minn.—The Minnesota Chippewa Tribe's Executive Committee on Thursday voted to censure White Earth Secretary-Treasurer Tara Mason,...
March 8, 2018 - 8:57pm
Schoolcraft takes another crack at Deer Lake
BEMIDJI—Leaders at Schoolcraft Learning Community are taking another shot at an out-of-commission elementary school. The charter school's...
March 8, 2018 - 3:27pm
March 4, 2018
Bemidji woman helps push for statewide elder care reform
BEMIDJI—As her daughter's dispute with some staffers at a Bemidji nursing home continues, MaryAnn Papp says she still wants a camera in her room there. Her daughter, Lisa Papp-Richards, joined a statewide push to reform elder care after state investigators concluded workers...
March 4, 2018 - 8:05am
Troubled trek: Asylum-seekers’ journey took them through frozen fields to Winnipeg homeless shelter
WINNIPEG, Manitoba—The three men had walked similar routes to get to the homeless shelter in Winnipeg. But their road is a little different...
March 4, 2018 - 7:05am
Beyond the trip of a lifetime: Disabled veterans group sends Minnesota man on African safari
LAKE PARK, Minn. — Navy veteran Tony Baker of Lake Park joined the Army National Guard right after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001,...
March 4, 2018 - 6:00am
February 28, 2018
Bemidji man found dead between Lake Irving, Lake Bemidji
Editor's note: This story was orginally published on Nov. 6, 2017. BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man was found dead Sunday in a wooded area between...
February 28, 2018 - 2:30pm
February 27, 2018
Public tours of new elementary school scheduled for March 15, 16
If you go: What: Public tours of Gene Dillon Elementary School construction site When: 3:45 p.m. Thursday, March 15 and Friday, March 16 Where:...
February 27, 2018 - 2:58pm
February 26, 2018
Eight classes too large by 1 to 3 students at Bemidji Area Schools
BEMIDJI—A few Bemidji Area Schools classrooms have exceed their recommended size. But only by a few students. Six elementary classes and...
February 26, 2018 - 10:10pm
February 22, 2018
Bemidji pair faces first-degree drug charges
EDITOR'S NOTE: This story first published in February 2017. BEMIDJI—A pair of Bemidji residents was charged with first-degree controlled...
February 22, 2018 - 7:53pm
Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig school locked down after threat
BENA—Leaders at the Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig school went into lockdown Thursday morning after a student threatened other students there.
February 22, 2018 - 2:56pm
BSU faces $436,000 to $1.3 million budget shortfall
BEMIDJI—Bemidji State University faces a budget deficit that could be as high as $1.39 million. Documents obtained by the Pioneer via a...
February 22, 2018 - 5:55am
February 21, 2018
TrekNorth goes into 'soft' lockdown: School threat deemed not credible, officials say
BEMIDJI—TrekNorth Junior and Senior High School went into a "soft" lockdown Wednesday morning after leaders learned of a potential threat there that has since been determined to be not credible. A student there was suspended in early February after telling a friend he was going...
February 21, 2018 - 5:10pm
February 20, 2018
Bemidji Area Schools approves new superintendent profile
BEMIDJI—Bemidji Area Schools' next superintendent should be approachable, visible, culturally competent and more, according to consultants...
February 20, 2018 - 8:29pm