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N.D. Sen. Heitkamp briefs Trump on pipeline protests during meeting with president-elect
Heitkamp briefs Trump on pipeline protests during meeting with president-elect
Minnesota reports state budget surplus, but with federal uncertainty
Late ice for the lakes: As with last year, ice-in on area waters is later than usual
Crime report for Dec. 1
BHS girls hockey falls to Brainerd/LF
PREP BASKETBALL: Red Lake girls rout Blackduck 91-19
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Bemidji holds off Crosby-Ironton in home opener
BOYS BASKETBALL: Jacks look to capitalize off strong finish to last season
MEN'S HOCKEY: WCHA’s top teams prepare for weekend series as BSU faces Michigan Tech
David Anthony Fineday, Sr.
Joann Theresa Bordwell
Nancy Sue Blumhagen
Carol A. White
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make me laugh: The benefits of laughter
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Standing alongside Standing Rock
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Holiday movie madness
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Escape the freeze with films
Laporte School Drama Club presents "Midsummer Jersey"
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
DNR announces area furbearer registration stations
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Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Protesters part of problem, not solution
PIONEER VIEWPOINTS: Christmastime in the First City!
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What is doing the right thing?
October 21, 2016
MEN'S HOCKEY: Boeser bests Beavers, Bitzer as UND beats BSU 3-2
GRAND FORKS -- Brock Boeser put on a show Friday night at Ralph Engelstad Arena. Unfortunately, it wasn’t one that the Bemidji State hockey...
October 21, 2016 - 11:23pm
Despite bone discovery, Cramer says tour should give Corps confidence to issue final easement
BISMARCK – U.S. Rep. Kevin Cramer says a tour Thursday, Oct. 20, of a controversial segment of the Dakota Access Pipeline route where tribal...
October 21, 2016 - 2:13pm
October 20, 2016
MEN'S HOCKEY: Tough matchup awaits Beavers in Grand Forks
Michael Bitzer’s first-ever collegiate start was two seasons ago at Ralph Engelstad Arena in Grand Forks. The Moorhead native made 25 saves...
October 20, 2016 - 10:44pm
October 19, 2016
Actress Shailene Woodley pleads not guilty to protest-related charges
MANDAN, N.D. — Actress Shailene Woodley has pleaded not guilty to two misdemeanors for her role in an Oct. 10 protest at a Dakota Access Pipeline...
October 19, 2016 - 2:08pm
Solid support: Local trees from Cloquet harvested for North Dakota protest
CLOQUET, Minn. -- Working on slopes thick with red pine outside Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College in Cloquet on Tuesday, a crew armed...
October 19, 2016 - 1:00pm
Standing Rock Tribal Council identifies land for possible camp relocation
BISMARCK –The Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Council has voted to set aside tribally owned land for Dakota Access Pipeline protesters to relocate from U.S. Army Corps of Engineers land in southern Morton County, but Tribal Chairman Dave Archambault II stopped short of saying the tribe...
October 19, 2016 - 10:44am
October 17, 2016
UPDATED: Judge rejects riot charge against journalist covering pipeline protest
MANDAN, N.D. – A judge refused to sign a criminal complaint against journalist Amy Goodman, finding a lack of probable cause to charge her...
October 17, 2016 - 2:54pm
$100,000 reward offered after pipeline construction equipment set on fire
MORTON COUNTY, N.D. — The company and contractor for a 1,172-mile pipeline that’s been the subject of protests in North Dakota and Iowa have issued a $100,000 reward for damage to construction equipment. In a news release Monday, Oct. 17, Dakota Access LLC said intentional...
October 17, 2016 - 1:33pm
October 14, 2016
Obama signs new law for Native American children
WASHINGTON — President Obama signed new legislation on Friday, Oct. 14, that aims to improve the lives of Native American children. The bill creates a Commission on Native Children that will study programs available for Native American children and identify solutions to address...
October 14, 2016 - 5:50pm
October 13, 2016
Standing Rock chairman says talks under way about moving camp onto tribally owned land: Archambault condemns ‘verbal violence’ by protesters against TV crew
BISMARCK – The chairman of the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe says talks continue about relocating the main Dakota Access Pipeline protest camp...
October 13, 2016 - 5:54pm
October 12, 2016
Pipeline activists charged with felonies
BAGLEY, Minn. – Two activists who tampered with Enbridge pipeline valves in solidarity with Dakota Access Pipeline opponents have been charged...
October 12, 2016 - 6:19pm
October 11, 2016
Activists target five pipelines, including in Clearbrook, in solidarity with Dakota Access opponents
CLEARBROOK, Minn. — Activists who tampered Tuesday, Oct. 11, with five oil pipelines that carry Canadian crude into the United States said...
October 11, 2016 - 4:32pm
Work to resume on Dakota Access Pipeline near Lake Oahe
BISMARCK – The company building the Dakota Access Pipeline said Tuesday, Oct. 11, it looks forward to a “prompt resumption” of construction...
October 11, 2016 - 10:43am
October 10, 2016
Appeals court rejects request to stop Dakota Access Pipeline work
WASHINGTON – A federal appeals court in Washington, D.C., has dealt a loss to the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe and its fight to block construction...
October 10, 2016 - 9:54am
October 6, 2016
UND finds no code violations in two racially charged photo incidents
GRAND FORKS, N.D. — Two racially charged photos posted to social media in recent weeks don't violate the University of North Dakota's code...
October 6, 2016 - 11:00am