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'A really sacred gift': Leech Lake holds first-ever baby-welcoming ceremony
President Trump's trade war threatens US newspaper industry
Rodriguez lawyers: Jurors heard false evidence in Sjodin murder case
Trump answers critics of family separation policy with Americans 'permanently separated' from family by illegal immigrants
Child found not breathing at day care dies
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Outside of Vegas, the Minnesota Wild are the only team in the NHL to never draft a UND-bound player
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Cathy Lucille Piller
Britney Ann Lussier
Jerry David "Big Oh" Oelrich
Barbara Jean Cook
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ABC orders spin-off of 'Roseanne' without Roseanne Barr
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Jerry Springer changed TV forever. After 27 seasons, his daytime talk circus may be over.
Fox News' Laura Ingraham says immigrant child detention centers are 'essentially summer camps'
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PAUL NELSON FISHING: How low should you go?
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: BWCA trip brings close encounters with bears
Commentary: LOW, Rainy limit proposal seems reasonable
200 miles on the Superior Hiking Trail: As SHT network grows, so does popularity
Minnesota state pension fund halts future commitments to company that played role in demise of Toys 'R' Us
Farmers, farmworkers openly diverge on immigration crisis
You no longer get a free Burger King Whopper if you have a World Cup star's baby
27 new foods, 5 new vendors announced for Minnesota State Fair
Sun Mart in Fergus Falls closing
Place a Business Announcement
Leona Schummer Traut
Bob & Ardelle Bieberdorf
Lindseth Graduates from University of Minnesota
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: It's time to send this bully a strong message
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: New suite was right thing to do for patients
Silent auction opens gateway for giving
Analysis: Today's teens are less likely to smoke, drink or have sex, but they're not eating veggies
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Replacing Line 3 is safest, best option
June 10, 2015
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
December 30, 2014
PEEWEE HOCKEY: 21st Paul Bunyan tournament this weekend
BEMIDJI — Sixteen Peewee hockey teams from around the North will head to Bemidji this weekend for the 21st annual Paul Bunyan International Hockey Tournament. The tournament kicks off at 10 a.m.
December 30, 2014 - 9:44pm
September 8, 2014
Paul Bunyan to go un-’dressed’
BEMIDJI — Paul Bunyan will not don a Shriners fez next week to promote the annual BSU Shrine Bowl parade and football game -- or wear any other...
September 8, 2014 - 9:28pm
December 18, 2013
MNsure promises improvement and looks into extending deadline
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota's health insurance marketplace leaders are looking into extending a Monday deadline for buying policies. And...
December 18, 2013 - 2:31pm
August 20, 2013
Letter: We do big things here in Bemidji
We like to do things big in Bemidji, and apparently that includes over-reacting to the antics of Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox as unveiled in the new MNsure marketing campaign this week. Paul & Babe have stood in our downtown on the shores of Lake Bemidji since 1937, and they've...
August 20, 2013 - 11:33pm
Letter: Officials should have replied to humor with more humor
News flash: Paul Bunyan, well known local timber man, was injured in a logging accident. Not to worry: His faithful companion, Babe the Blue Ox, quickly pulled Paul in a sled to Bemidji where he received immediate and professional care at North Country Regional Hospital (now known...
August 20, 2013 - 11:31pm
Letter: Bureaucrats shouldn't use Paul Bunyan to sell insurance
Paul Bunyan, to those in our Greater Minnesota communities, is a symbol of strength, perseverance and pride -- particularly in our timber industries. Statues of Paul Bunyan and his blue Ox, Babe, are found in Bemidji as well as Brainerd in Paul Bunyan Land, which is an area I represent...
August 20, 2013 - 11:28pm
August 19, 2013
Paul and Babe ads rankle local leaders
BEMIDJI -- Minnesota's newly created health exchanged unveiled its ad campaign Sunday, with a couple of recognizable figures as its stars. The...
August 19, 2013 - 7:41am
June 15, 2013
Film takes Paul Bunyan legend in different direction
BEMIDJI — The fun, gentle, giant lumberjack many here have come to know as Paul Bunyan is taking to the big screen, but with a different...
June 15, 2013 - 10:19pm