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Despite past disagreements, Pope Francis and Trump exchange gestures of peace
Manchester bomber had links to Islamic State, officials say, as more arrests are made
Nature Conservancy to plant 100,000 pines in cool spots in northern Minnesota to withstand climate change
Final Minnesota legislative bills may be passed in middle of the night
Charges: Minnesota vehicle thief posts bond, then steals another to escape from ND city
Ottawa holds off elimination, sends series to Game 7
Irving's 42 carry Cavs to win, 3-1 lead over Celtics
Unbeaten Lynx hold off Sun for 80-78 win
BOYS TENNIS: Bemidji's Konecne still alive in section tourney
GOLF: BHS girls take 2nd, boys 4th at DL
Michael Allen Smith
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Shawn Michael Clark
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make the last day of school a good day
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Bemidji is ‘Home Sweet Home’ for the birds
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Critical Race Theories: What are they all about?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Who is JFK?
PRIME TIME: Butterflies and beauties at the SAC
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
PATT RALL COLUMN: Spring flowers abound around the arts
BACM announces Summer Recital Series schedule
June First Friday at Gallery North
Summer concert series announced
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Rain gardens offer many advantages
FISH TALES: Gene Erickson on Cass Lake
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Squirrels are common but still fascinating creatures
FISHING: Gary Newell tournament Saturday
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Best walleye fishing still ahead of us
Torry's Van Benefit
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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Grossell should spend time working to fund education for all
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Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
Hauser: When Jesus told his disciples they were to be salt, light
May 21, 2017
Always in Season: Rose-breasted grosbeaks are doubly well named
Ahem, dear reader: The subject this week is bird breasts. To be sure, the breast is not the first part to examine when trying to identify a bird....
May 21, 2017 - 4:41pm
May 19, 2017
Two Minn. counties taking unique step forward to promote recreation, quality of life
NEW ULM, Minn.—Two southern Minnesota counties are working with the Department of Natural Resources to create a plan for more outdoors...
May 19, 2017 - 4:33pm
April 9, 2017
Similar distances, different experiences
National Park Week begins Saturday and continues through April 23, and the annual event offers an opportunity to learn more about these recreational...
April 9, 2017 - 11:45am
April 3, 2017
Sweet new facility highlights syrup-making at Maplewood Park
PELICAN RAPIDS, MINN.—It takes 40 gallons of sap from the sugar maple tree to make a single gallon of pure maple syrup, a process that's...
April 3, 2017 - 9:41am
March 19, 2017
Always in Season: Spring brings another cycle in bird lives
This is a good time of year to appreciate black-capped chickadees. They're conspicuous this time of year, but pretty soon they'll be hard to...
March 19, 2017 - 4:46pm
March 5, 2017
Always in Season: Signs of spring appear in the valley
Horned larks are back in the valley. Horned owls are back on their nests. These are signs of spring in the Red River Valley. Both are right on...
March 5, 2017 - 6:44pm
Dokken: Time to pony up for Minnesota's state parks
ST. PAUL — A lot of good things are happening this summer at Minnesota state parks, but additional funding is necessary to ensure services...
March 5, 2017 - 10:23am
February 26, 2017
Jacobs: Early migrants reach the valley
Last week brought an influx of rough-legged hawks to our area that was both larger and earlier than expected. Matt Spoor alerted Grand Cities...
February 26, 2017 - 6:15pm
February 19, 2017
Jacobs: A new bird mystery for a new week
This week's bird mystery is the opposite of the one presented here last week. Last week, we had a bird that was seen and not heard; this week,...
February 19, 2017 - 3:31pm
September 17, 2016
A day of play!: Bemidji gets active for World Wide Day of Play (video/photo gallery)
BEMIDJI—A crowd of children—and adults—gathered Saturday at Paul Bunyan Park to celebrate World Wide Day of Play, an annual...
September 17, 2016 - 6:43pm
March 5, 2016
Big tires, big fun: Second Northland Fat Bike Rally held at Lake Bemidji State Park (W/ PHOTO GALLERY & VIDEO)
BEMIDJI -- When asked how he did last year in the big race, Denny Barry shrugs his shoulders not because he did poorly, but because he can’t...
March 5, 2016 - 5:12pm
November 22, 2015
Still working toward the Y: Local group achieves nonprofit status as they look to bring a YMCA facility to Bemidji
BEMIDJI—The possibility of a YMCA in Bemidji is real enough that a local 6-year-old recently asked his mother if they would be able to swim for free. "No," answered Tina Johnson, who has spent the past few years leading the effort to build a family recreation center here....
November 22, 2015 - 2:04am
August 10, 2015
Programs at Lake Bemidji State Park
BEMIDJI -- Several programs and special events will take place at Lake Bemidji State Park, 3401 State Park Road this week. All events are free...
August 10, 2015 - 6:57pm
June 14, 2014
Workers put finishing touch on bike trail
(From left) Joel Tracey, Taylor Ouderkrik and Sawyer Denning level a section of bike trail at Movil Maze. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
June 14, 2014 - 12:26am