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GOVERNMENT: Public weighs in on environmental impact of new school
BNSF train derails near Bena
Deputy injured while his vehicle hit on Highway 10
Man sentenced to 113 days in theft of pizza slice from Fargo gas station
Search suspended for missing Red River swimmer
‘You can’t get much better:’ 2016 Birchmont opens with solid weather for qualifying rounds
AUTO RACING: Speedway returns from rainout weekend with big-money Blitz
BASEBALL: Bemidji Centaurs win sub-state, head to Legion state tourney
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL: BSU reveals 2016-17 schedule
GOLF: Birchmont even bigger this year with more than 300 set to compete
Charlotte "Char" Clark
James "Jim" Sperling
Leonard "Larry" Mitberg
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?
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Ghostbusters’ (2016)
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
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout: The NOTV crew visits Saskatchewan’s famed trout factory
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
Nancy Sullivan birthday
AnnaMae Daken birthday
Robert Kaasa birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep quiet zone idea on front burner
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Power company workers were heroes
PIONEER EDITOIRIAL: Neighbors helping neighbors
Joe Vene: Setting the record straight on school road project
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Developments for the developers
July 19, 2016
Paul the Pokestop: Pokemon Go craze alive and well in Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- A warm summer day and the area near the Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox statues on the Lake Bemidi waterfront is crowded. There are...
July 19, 2016 - 8:26pm
June 20, 2016
Tales of the logging legend: Paul Bunyan presentation given at library Monday
David Ward (left) holds up Paul Bunyan's pacifier before Kirk and Mary Miller during the "Paul Bunyan: Loggin' Legends and Lore" presentation...
June 20, 2016 - 8:05pm
May 27, 2016
Tall tales of the Paul Bunyan were first written down in Duluth
It’s time for Duluth to rally around Paul Bunyan. No offense Bemidji, Brainerd or the raft of other cities across the country that claim some...
May 27, 2016 - 4:05pm
March 23, 2016
Plenty of Pauls: Kindergartners decorate Tourist Information Center
Paul Bunyan caricatures made by St. Philip’s kindergarten students now decorate the Tourist Information Center near the Paul and Babe statues...
March 23, 2016 - 7:43pm
January 25, 2016
Happy Birthday, Paul Bunyan!
Paul Bunyan made a special appearance on Monday at the Bemidji elementary school named in his honor. It was special because it was his birthday....
January 25, 2016 - 7:39pm
September 28, 2015
Paul and Babe's park taking shape
BEMIDJI—Multiple facets of the Paul Bunyan Park renovation are being worked on this week as the $1.6 million project's substantial completion...
September 28, 2015 - 7:18pm
June 29, 2015
National Paul Bunyan Day
June 29, 2015 - 3:27pm
June 26, 2015
No question about it: Bemidji is birthplace of Bunyan. Sunday is National Paul Bunyan Day
BEMIDJI -- Like all humongous infants, Paul Bunyan was delivered by a team of giant storks to his parents in Bemidji, where he ate serious quantities...
June 26, 2015 - 11:59pm
June 23, 2015
Pioneer Editorial: Respect the process
Was the June 15 Bemidji City Council meeting a classic example of democracy? Or was that City Council meeting a classic example of intimidation? As...
June 23, 2015 - 9:07am
June 10, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Rocks at Paul and Babe create safety questions
As I see the progress to the remake of our Paul and Babe and read the comments about taking pictures, etc., I cannot help but wonder if any of those doing the planning and construction are in the least concerned about safety of those visiting the new park. Those large rocks I see...
June 10, 2015 - 11:44pm
City Council to discuss work around Paul and Babe statues Monday
BEMIDJI -- After concern was expressed by residents, city officials have decided to delay pouring concrete around the new mound in front of the...
June 10, 2015 - 6:02pm
June 2, 2015
Who is 'Paul Bunyon?'
According to "The Best Tourist Attraction In Each State" done by Thrillist.com and picked up by The Huffington Post on Tuesday, the statues of...
June 2, 2015 - 4:53pm
March 26, 2015
HEADWATERS FILM FESTIVAL: Paul and Babe on the silver screen: Former Bemidji man shows documentary about the myths surrounding the folk heroes
BEMIDJI -- Who else but Paul Bunyan would loom large at a Bemidji film festival? A documentary film about the legend of Paul Bunyan and the...
March 26, 2015 - 6:39pm
February 18, 2015
Pioneer Editorial: A beef over Babe brewing with Bangor?
We didn’t mean to start a brouhaha with Bangor, Maine, when we noticed last week the town is mulling plans to build a Babe the Blue Ox statue...
February 18, 2015 - 9:14am
February 16, 2015
Of Bemidji, Bangor, Bunyan and the Babe: Maine town may build Babe statue to rival Bemidji’s
BEMIDJI -- Out of the East, a new rival has arisen to make a claim against the supremacy of Paul and Babe in Bemidji. The would-be usurper...
February 16, 2015 - 9:37am