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September 1, 2017
MnDOT considering safer intersections along Highway 2 between Bemidji, Wilton
September 1, 2017 - 4:07pm
August 27, 2017
From left, Nhia Vang, 16, a junior at Harding High School, Amber Yang, 17, a senior at Roseville High School, and Linda Xiong, 16, a junior at Central High School, self-proclaimed "Alley Advocates," pick up trash along the Little Mekong Business District in St. Paul on Friday, Aug. 25. They are employed by the Asian Economic Development Association, which pays them to pick up litter twice a week while learning about community leadership. Jean Pieri / St. Paul Pioneer Press
Alley Advocates: From trash collection to public safety, these St. Paul teens mean business
August 27, 2017 - 10:10pm
August 20, 2017
Ready for Roundabouts? Bemidji motorists can expect more roundabouts in coming years
August 20, 2017 - 4:01am
August 15, 2017
Police investigate former BSU manager’s spending
August 15, 2017 - 5:21pm
July 6, 2017
From left: Herman Velasquez, Christopher Trisco, Rebecca Trisco and Rolanda Velasquez.
Authorities seize 3 pounds of meth, charge four after Beltrami County bust
July 6, 2017 - 5:55pm
June 5, 2017
Court documents: Former BMS administrator could have 50 victims
June 5, 2017 - 5:36pm
May 31, 2017
UPDATED: Former BMS administrator now faces federal child porn charges
May 31, 2017 - 4:57pm
April 17, 2017
UPDATED: Former BMS administrator pleads not guilty to sexual conversations with minors
April 17, 2017 - 7:12pm
April 14, 2017
Firefighters work to extinguish flames of a brush fire between Adams Ave. NW and U.S. Highway 2 on Friday afternoon in Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Grass fire west of town contained
April 14, 2017 - 4:22pm
April 6, 2017
Amber Cross, left, with Nikki Miller, Victim Services/Sexually Exploited Youth Coordinator at Support Within Reach, lead a the Take Back the Night March on Thursday in Bemidji. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)play button
‘Take Back the Night’ march advocates for sexual violence victims
April 6, 2017 - 8:43pm
Man arrested in stalking case, SWAT team assists with arrest
April 6, 2017 - 5:37pm
March 30, 2017
A vehicle rear-ended a school bus near the intersection of Justice Road Northwest and Irvine Avenue Northwest this morning in Bemidji. (Photo submitted by Darrin Adams)
No reported injuries after school bus is rear-ended
March 30, 2017 - 12:49pm
March 24, 2017
Brandon Bjerknes
Bemidji Middle School assistant principal charged with 2 felonies
March 24, 2017 - 7:25pm
UPDATED: Bemidji Middle School vice principal arrested
March 24, 2017 - 2:44pm
March 17, 2017
No injuries after early morning school bus crash
March 17, 2017 - 11:22am