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April 11, 2018
Minnesota legislative bill puts focus on crimes against Native American women
April 11, 2018 - 6:53pm
March 21, 2018
Minnesota prepares for driverless technology
March 21, 2018 - 6:04pm
March 15, 2018
Blackduck school goes into 'soft' lockdown
March 15, 2018 - 6:00pm
February 22, 2018
Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig school locked down after threat
February 22, 2018 - 2:56pm
February 5, 2018
A truck went through a business building on Bemidji Avenue and 11th Street Northwest on Monday evening. Police said more information would be released on the accident on Tuesday morning. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
UPDATED: Truck drives into building on Bemidji Avenue
February 5, 2018 - 10:16pm
January 31, 2018
Minnesota DMV computers so messed up it will cost $43 million more to make them work right
January 31, 2018 - 8:20pm
January 24, 2018
A sign in a downtown parking lot indicates one of two locations the Bemidji Police Department designated as a safe spot where buyers and sellers can meet in a monitored area. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Bemidji PD establishes two safe areas for online transactions
January 24, 2018 - 10:28pm
January 2, 2018
Tom O'Donnell
BSU grad is one of five Denver officers shot on New Year’s Eve
January 2, 2018 - 5:42pm
November 22, 2017
Head Start building evacuated after gas leak
November 22, 2017 - 2:36pm
November 9, 2017
Fire officials were not only concerned about this duplex but the danger it could pose to neighboring closeby neighboring structures. (Bob King / Forum News Service)
Hammer may fall on hoarder, neighbor: Duluth condemns duplex over fire concerns
November 9, 2017 - 8:23pm
October 22, 2017
Suicides make up bulk of gun deaths in ND, MN
October 22, 2017 - 7:23am
October 16, 2017
Greg Liedl, transportation coordinator for Bemidji Area Schools, passes out reflectorized tri-function flashing lights to students on Monday at Northern Elementary School. The lights can be used at bus stops on dark mornings. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
A 'Bright Light' for student safety: Elementary students given flashing lights to use at bus stops
October 16, 2017 - 5:48pm
October 5, 2017
Sheriff Phil Hodapp (left) and another law enforcement official look closely at a vehicle parked in a driveway on Ironwood Lane Northwest on Thursday afternoon. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Three arrested after shot fired behind Bemidji gas station
October 5, 2017 - 5:59pm
September 30, 2017
Along with other volunteers, Anita Cloud searches along the roadside on Saturday for any sign of the missing teen Jeremy Jourdain while carrying a handful of reward posters. (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
Still searching for Jeremy: Nearly a year after disappearance, family, friends of Jeremy Jourdain keep hope alive
September 30, 2017 - 5:28pm
September 28, 2017
Barbecue joint’s food truck catches fire on highway
September 28, 2017 - 4:23pm