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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
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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
September 27, 2017
A worker was injured Wednesday at the Gene Dillon Elementary School site and was airlifted to Fargo for treatment. (Grace Pastoor | Bemidji Pioneer)
One hospitalized after accident at Bemidji school construction site
September 27, 2017 - 5:32pm
September 20, 2017
Minor in custody after bomb threat at Cass Lake-Bena High School
September 20, 2017 - 4:48pm
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