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U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., ranks first in a study on bipartisan legislation
Conservative justices voice skepticism that Trump lacks authority for immigrant ban
Senate confirms 15th circuit court judge in 15 months of Trump's presidency
As a hostess, Melania Trump finally seems at ease as first lady
Fire destroys home north of Park Rapids
GYMNASTICS: Brown, DeWitt represent Aerials
Teeing off spring
SOFTBALL: BHS scores too little, too late, falls to Cloquet
TRACK AND FIELD: Jacks compete at Brainerd meet
BASEBALL: Jacks fall to EGF in season opener
Alfred James Benais
Wild Mushroom Crostini recipe can be tailored to occasion
MASTER GARDENERS: Plant winter squash. . . for next winter!
COMMENTARY: Why we won't take a break from learning
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Ever so adaptable are the American crows
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
BSO presents concert series finale Sunday
'Scandal' is over, but here are 10 things we'll remember from this crazy show
Avicii dead at 28: Swedish DJ became an EDM star with hits 'Levels' and 'Wake Me Up'
'The Rock' surprises Minnesota teen who asked him to prom
Second-annual Celebration channels Prince's vibe at Paisley Park studios
Deer on the table: DNR holds Bemidji meeting on deer management
After Parkland shooting, NRA posts biggest fundraising haul in nearly 20 years
'Owl' in a day's work!
Craftsman makes a wake building kayaks and canoes
Angler's fish tale presents learning opportunity
Richard and Marvel Olson
Virg & Marge
Shirley (Mayer) Klosterman
1963 Impala was beautiful, but it fell apart
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Common sense actions can help keep the public safe
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Commentary goes beyond theater of the absurd
Time to respond to reader feedback
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: What a sad world this would be without music
April 10, 2018
New voices join Line 3 pipeline protest
AUTOMBA — Against a backdrop of large pipes stacked like cordwood, Nicholle Ramsey stood alongside two dozen others on the trespassing-side...
April 10, 2018 - 5:00pm
March 27, 2018
Protesters call attention to missing and murdered native women during vice president's visit to Fargo
FARGO—A group of protesters calling attention to missing and murdered indigenous women demonstrated Tuesday afternoon, March 27, near...
March 27, 2018 - 4:22pm
March 14, 2018
'Students have just had enough:' Walkouts planned across the nation one month after Florida shooting
Students at thousands of schools across the country began walking out of class at 10 a.m. Wednesday,March 14, to protest gun violence and to...
March 14, 2018 - 9:05am
March 9, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Peaceful walkout is a respectful civic endeavor
I’ve read with interest recent articles and opinions in the Pioneer about a potential 17-minute school walkout on March 14 to commemorate the...
March 9, 2018 - 9:15am
March 4, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Students can properly carry out an orderly ‘disruption’
As a hobbling 93-year-old combat veteran of World War II, I strongly agree with the thoughts of John and Julie Adams (Letters, Feb. 28). I have...
March 4, 2018 - 12:42pm
January 12, 2018
Duluth protesters call for Wells Fargo to divest from Enbridge, fossil fuels; 3 arrested
DULUTH — Protesters shut down the Wells Fargo bank in downtown Duluth on Friday morning, Jan. 12, when three men in a crowd of about three-dozen...
January 12, 2018 - 8:38pm
Enbridge Line 3 protesters block entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth
Protesters blocked entrances to Wells Fargo in downtown Duluth on Friday, Jan. 12, including the security gate, preventing the bank from opening....
January 12, 2018 - 3:15pm
December 11, 2017
Protesters march across rural Carlton County
AUTOMBA, Minn., — A rally in rural Carlton County on Monday, Dec. 11, drew a parade of protesters marching down the center of a county...
December 11, 2017 - 10:57pm
December 10, 2017
Duluth police to purchase riot gear: Chief says equipment to be used with discretion
DULUTH — The Duluth Police Department plans to purchase about $83,700 worth of riot gear next year and another $41,500 in 2019. Items on...
December 10, 2017 - 10:00pm
October 31, 2017
Dakota Access pipeline protester sentenced to jail will appeal
MANDAN, N.D.-- Released from a 12-day jail sentence, Alexander Simon has filed to appeal his case related to protesting the Dakota Access Pipeline....
October 31, 2017 - 5:33pm
October 27, 2017
After some disappointment over Trump's opioid announcement, MN leaders expected to push for more money
ST. PAUL — More than 400 Minnesotans died due to opioids last year, up from 344 a year earlier. The epidemic, a word often used to describe...
October 27, 2017 - 4:04pm
Controversy swirls over Texans owner's comments suggesting anthem protesters are 'inmates running the prison'
Houston Texans owner Bob McNair apologized Friday for saying the league should avoid having "inmates running the prison" regarding player protests...
October 27, 2017 - 3:54pm
October 26, 2017
Woman arrested as protesters clash outside conservative speech at University of Minnesota
MINNEAPOLIS — University of Minnesota police used pepper spray to break up three fights and made one arrest Wednesday night, Oct. 25, outside an event featuring Lauren Southern, a Canadian political commentator. The student groups Collegians for a Constructive Tomorrow and Students...
October 26, 2017 - 6:04pm
October 2, 2017
Hundreds write ND Supreme Court opposing end to out-of-state lawyers representing pipeline protesters
BISMARCK -- From coast to coast and across the world, comments have streamed into the North Dakota Supreme Court Clerk's Office, almost all opposing...
October 2, 2017 - 5:35pm
Texas high school coach boots football players for anthem protest
When the national anthem kicked on Larry McCullough dropped to his knee. His cousin, Cedric "CJ" Ingram-Lewis, raised a fist into the Texas air....
October 2, 2017 - 7:54am