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VIDEO: Fun with 'Phonics': Bemidji students get a word in edgewise at 30th annual Spelltacular
United Way fundraising campaign raises $403,000
Jailhouse phone call leads to more prison time for Detroit Lakes man
Man dies in collision with plow truck in near Floodwood
School bus runs over boy’s legs in Pelican Rapids
MEN'S HOCKEY: Bemidji State looks to build on North Star Cup win (VIDEO)
BASKETBALL: Bemidji State men, women still looking to stop losing skids
BOYS BASKETBALL: Moorhead ends Bemidji's two-game win streak
BOYS HOCKEY: Jacks sweep season series against Rams
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Nancy Sue Johnson
Daniel Van House
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BLANE KLEMEK: On the track of the black-backed woodpecker
PATRICK GUILFOILE: Bad luck and cancer
LIBRARY CORNER: Keep calm and read on!
Northland Stargazing: Jupiter rules the night
VIDEO: Chinese band visits Bemidji area this week
PIONEER PREVIEWS: The right time to write for Valentine's Day
'Rewind' and move forward: Vocalmotive celebrates 20 years (video/photo gallery)
Pioneer Previews: Valentine's Day on our minds already
Art briefs - Sunday Jan. 18
Outdoors Sports Show at Sanford Center
OUTDOORS NOTEBOOK: DNR to hold deer population meeting in Bemidji
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Mild January leads to heavy action on the lakes
Aylesworth 40th wedding anniversary
Scott Brener: Let’s explore new funding mechanisms
Stanley Crouch: Blues in the lions’ den
Jim Hightower: Finally, some common sense on medical marijuana
Bob Franken: Pete and the pope
Heidi Omerza: It’s time for the Legislature to step up for Greater Minnesota
May 7, 2013
Reports: UK comedian Jimmy Tarbuck arrested
LONDON (AP) — British media say comedian Jimmy Tarbuck has been arrested and questioned about alleged child abuse — the latest in a long...
May 7, 2013 - 9:53am
April 29, 2013
Man sentenced to 9 years in sexual abuse case
BEMIDJI — Emotions were raw in Beltrami District Judge Paul Benshoof’s courtroom as 24-year-old Karl John Sauer was convicted and sentenced Monday for molesting a 6-year-old girl in his care in the summer of 2010. For the charge of second-degree criminal sexual conduct, Sauer...
April 29, 2013 - 8:52pm
April 26, 2013
Education briefs for April 28
Moses Tsang to receive honor BEMIDJI – Moses Tsang, executive chairman of Hong Kong-based AP Capital Holdings and a global board member of The Nature Conservancy, will receive an honorary doctorate from Bemidji State University during BSU’s 94th commencement ceremony at 2 p.m....
news / education
April 26, 2013 - 2:57pm
April 25, 2013
Faith briefs for April 26
Concert set at Evangelical Free BEMIDJI – The Evangelical Free Church will present the church’s Adult and Handbell choirs at 6 p.m. Sunday at 115 Carr Lake Road SW. The concert will be followed by desserts in the church’s Outreach Center. The event is free and open to the...
April 25, 2013 - 3:05pm
April 22, 2013
News Briefs for April 23
‘Farm Girls’ authors to present with NELL GONVICK – Northern Exposures in Lifelong Learning presents Candace Simar and Angela Foster, authors of “Farm Girls,” from 9:30-11 a.m. May 1 at Gonvick Community Center. Sisters, Simar and Foster published “Farm Girls” in January,...
April 22, 2013 - 11:55pm
April 19, 2013
Thriving under pressure
Kari Cooper is likely going places. Literally. Between a full credit load at Bemidji State University, a 12-hour-a-week commitment to the student...
April 19, 2013 - 9:37pm
BGC hosts a few successful events
BEMIDJI – Special event fundraising efforts from January through March raised $11,700 to support membership at the Boys & Girls Club of the Bemidji Area. Special events included the “Evening of Love for our Kids” on Feb. 14 and the March 9 vehicle raffle event “Help a...
April 19, 2013 - 5:16pm
Business Briefs for April 21
NMF delivers workshops BEMIDJI – The Northwest Minnesota Foundation is partnering with Peacemaker Resources and Nonprofit Assistance Fund to deliver workshops in Bemidji and Crookston. The workshop “Effective Communications” will be offered from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Friday at...
news / business
April 19, 2013 - 4:38pm
Education Briefs for April 21
Local student presents research BEMIDJI – Senior Elizabeth Richards was one of 21 students from Concordia College, Moorhead to present at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) hosted April 11-13 at the University of Wisconsin-La Crosse. Richards is a biology...
news / education
April 19, 2013 - 4:16pm
April 5, 2013
Beltrami County Court Report for April 7
The following cases were heard on April 1, 3 and 4 by Beltrami District Judge Shari Schlucter: Frederick Theodore Littlewolf, 29, of Cass Lake was sentenced for gross misdemeanor driving after cancellation. He must serve one year in jail, 332 days of which are stayed for two years....
April 5, 2013 - 5:49pm
Business Briefs for April 7, 2013
Knife River donates materials to BGC BEMIDJI – Knife River Materials’ Northern Minnesota Division provided over 1,200 tons of class 5 gravel, usage of heavy equipment and staff to prepare the future parking lot on the east side of the Boys and Girls Club facility last August....
news / business
April 5, 2013 - 5:00pm
Living Briefs for April 7, 2013
4-H youth advance to regional bowl BEMIDJI – The 4-H Project Bowl is patterned after the television show, “College Bowl.” It challenges teams of three to six youth on their knowledge of 4-H project areas such as dairy, dog, general livestock, horse, poultry, rabbit and wildlife....
April 5, 2013 - 4:43pm
April 1, 2013
Temps will be chilly for Twins home opener
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Things will be chilly when Minnesota and Detroit meet for the Twins' home opener. Temperatures aren't expected to get warmer than 32 degrees Monday in Minneapolis, where the only heat in Target Field might be Justin Verlander's 100 mph fastballs. Former Twins...
sports / twins
April 1, 2013 - 9:30am
March 28, 2013
Food vendors to make pitch for new Vikings stadium
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Vikings will soon know if their new stadium can match the culinary experience at Target Field across town....
sports / vikings
March 28, 2013 - 8:43am
March 25, 2013
News Briefs for March 26
Ladies Auxiliary meeting set BEMIDJI – The American Legion Ladies Auxiliary post 14 will be hosting their monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Monday at the Bemidji American Legion. For details, call Cheryl Fredenburg at 760-2219. Women and water presentation set BEMIDJI – Green Living Bemidji...
news / local
March 25, 2013 - 11:20pm