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The need for Narcan: As opioid overdoses increase, local law enforcement now also carry anti-heroin drug
Two killed in crash near Thief River Falls
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Proactivity and self on the road to truth and reconciliation
LEECH LAKE: Vizenor finishes first week as Leech Lake College President
City Council to discuss Sanford Center legal issues
At home in Bemidji: Longtime NHL scout, executive Marshall Johnston retires; has called Bemidji home for 40 years
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji keeps rolling, tops Alexandria in sub-state playoffs
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji splits doubleheader with Alexandria
Bemidji Extreme U12 soccer takes second at Bemidji Blowout
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
Leonard "Larry" Mitberg
Gary Robert Vanasse
Robert (Bob) J Voigt
Ken R. Trisco
John Eggers: Solve this quotable quote puzzle
PAUL NELSON: Warmer weather means a good time to catch muskies
MASTER GARDENERS: Hit a tomato home run
Scotty Allison: A VA Pension program review
John Eggers: Who wants to be a cop?
Art briefs: Farm by the Lake Sunday concert series continues, 'Annie Get Your Gun' at Northern Light Opera Company and more
If the shoe fits — paint it: Sisters create custom shoe company in Bemidji
Patt Rall: Summer events continue in Bemidji
Don’t leave home without Iowa: ‘Leaving Iowa’ debuts Wednesday for Paul Bunyan Playhouse
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Big Trouble In Little China’
Blane Klemek: Nests are nearly as fascinating as the birds themselves
Blane Klemek: Observing bird songs of the seasons
Hawley man sets state muskie record
Elk expansion in Northwestern Minnesota on hold
Nancy Sullivan birthday
AnnaMae Daken birthday
Robert Kaasa birthday
Joe Vene: Setting the record straight on school road project
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Developments for the developers
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: This November, I’m voting for NOTA (none of the above)
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Lueth, Larson thanked for service
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Making music on the Mississippi
May 2, 2016
N.D. woman named Miss Indian World
BISMARCK -- A North Dakota woman was crowned Miss Indian World 2016 on Saturday. Danielle Ta'Sheena Finn, 25, of Porcupine, was the first enrolled...
May 2, 2016 - 6:14pm
North Dakota farmer plows Prince tribute into field
EDGELEY, N.D. -- Gene Hanson is an artist with a plow and his fields are his canvas. In the wake of Prince's death, he thought: Let's go crazy....
May 2, 2016 - 4:51pm
April 25, 2016
Former Lumberjacks Frey, Howard named captains of North Dakota swim team
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — A pair of former Bemidji High School swimmers received recognition by the University of North Dakota’s women’s and...
April 25, 2016 - 11:02pm
Grand Forks man gets life in prison for drug conspiracy
FARGO—A Grand Forks man was sentenced Friday in federal court to life in prison on a drug conspiracy charge. Jose Luis Delacruz, 38, also known...
April 25, 2016 - 3:10pm
April 17, 2016
Man charged with murder after two bodies found in ditch on Spirit Lake Reservation
ST. MICHAEL, N.D. — A man has been charged with murder and attempted murder on the Spirit Lake Indian Reservation in connection with an incident last weekend. Dallas Wayne Thundershield, 35, was charged in U.S. District Court April 9, according to a criminal complaint. Law enforcement...
April 17, 2016 - 8:42am
March 12, 2016
N.D. judge keeps parental kidnapper in jail despite tribal court ruling
FARGO -- A Fargo woman who whisked her two children away in the middle of the night to a South Dakota Indian Reservation 1 1/2 years ago to avoid custody orders will remain in the Cass County Jail, a judge ruled Friday. Tricia Taylor, 33, was hoping in the court hearing to be released,...
March 12, 2016 - 6:51pm
March 7, 2016
Michelle Schumacher remembers the struggles of her late husband who allegedly instigated Fargo standoff
FARGO -- Today, Michelle and Marcus Schumacher would have marked their 29th wedding anniversary. Instead, she's left with the memory of her last...
March 7, 2016 - 10:03am
January 12, 2016
Application date extended for Fighting Hawks logo design
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The deadline was extended by one day for those who wanted to apply to design logos for UND's Fighting Hawks nickname. The school issued on Dec. 12 a request for proposal, also known as an RFP, seeking a designer or firm to create logos using public input and develop...
January 12, 2016 - 9:32pm
January 11, 2016
Child victims identified in fatal ND snowmobile crash
HATTON, N.D. — The North Dakota Highway Patrol has identified the 10- and 9-year-old boys involved in a fatal snowmobile accident Sunday near Hatton.The boys are Mason Moen, 10, of Thompson, N.D., and Brody Johnson, 9, of Hatton, according to the patrol. Mason died at the scene...
January 11, 2016 - 4:14pm
January 7, 2016
Hearing canceled in death penalty appeal for Dru Sjodin's killer
FARGO -- The lengthy appeals process for North Dakota's only federal death penalty case has been delayed again. U.S. District Court Judge Ralph Erickson canceled an evidentiary hearing set for Wednesday in the case of Alfonso Rodriguez Jr., who was sentenced to death for kidnapping,...
January 7, 2016 - 9:24pm
December 30, 2015
North Dakota couple leave kids in car while drinking in bar, police say
MINOT, N.D. -- A couple has been arrested for leaving a 5-year-old girl and 3-year-old boy in a vehicle while they were drinking in a Minot bar, police charge. Arrested were Daniel Dumas, 25, and Chelsea Erie, 22, both of Minot. The children, said police, were left in the car unattended,...
December 30, 2015 - 9:28am
December 26, 2015
Bemidji man sentenced for selling counterfeit goods in North Dakota
BISMARCK, N.D. - A Bemidji man accused of selling counterfeit goods in North Dakota has been ordered to serve three years of probation and pay back $750. Hyokeun Lee was charged in federal court with 13 counts of trafficking counterfeit goods -- mostly clothing. He pleaded guilty...
December 26, 2015 - 5:21pm
Minnesota fire deaths highest since 2011
FARGO -- Four deaths in Minnesota this month have pushed the number of fire fatalities this year to the state's highest level since 2011. The numbers are not as grim in North Dakota, where fire deaths are headed for a three-year low. Hoping to prevent deadly blazes as the year winds...
December 26, 2015 - 3:08pm
December 15, 2015
Snowfall Expected Late Tuesday Into Wednesday
WDAY-TV / WDAZ-TV -- Accumulating snowfall expected late Tuesday evening through Wednesday evening. A Winter Storm Watch has been issued for...
December 15, 2015 - 12:23am
December 12, 2015
North Dakota boy who fell into window well found after lunch box spotted
BERTHOLD, N.D.—A missing 7-year-old boy was found in a window well after an hours-long search when his school lunchbox was spotted near the scene. The search was initiated when the boy didn't show up at home after school Friday. Emergency crews and volunteers searched the town...
December 12, 2015 - 9:27pm