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UPDATED: Fight against Lake Hattie fire enters second day with ground and air equipment deployed
No serious injuries reported in rear-end accident on Highway 89
Montana couple still wanted for stealing mother’s money; not paying nursing home causing eviction
After 3 days, MnSCU drops North Carolina travel ban
Crookston woman sentenced to 7 years, 2 months in prison on meth conspiracy charge
BASEBALL: Bemidji bats get hot in win over Thief River Falls (PHOTO GALLERY)
SOFTBALL: BHS shuts out Fargo North
GOLF: BHS girls second at Wadena-Deer Creek
TRACK AND FIELD: Lumberjacks compete at Detroit Lakes
TENNIS: BHS boys take third at Northwest Quad
Janet M. Whitcraft
Ohohshecha "Ochee" Defoe
Adrian Peter Vorderbruggen
Lorraine Louise Albrecht
Blane Klemek: Wild turkeys exist nearly everywhere in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Some friendly foreign fruits for the garden
Cyndi Fenske: Amazing May ahead at the public library
John Eggers: Remember your graduation?
Kelsi Turner: Weather or not. . .
Ranking the Marvel villains, from worst to best (includes spoilers)
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Harry And The Hendersons’
Summer at the cinema: Your guide to the blockbusters and everything inbetween
Patt Rall: A variety of opportunities for every age
Arts Briefs: Deb McGregor CD release concert, Brooke String Quartet free concert, Fifth Grade Invitational at Watermark and more
PHOTO GALLERY: Ducks on the beach
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Walleyes, sauger and pike season is May 14
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Walleye season opens May 14
Blane Klemek: The great blue heron is the largest heron in North America
Youth firearm safety range day is May 9
Kay Novodvorsky birthday
Marcy Melberg birthday
Martha Ferden birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Community Theater’s wholesomeness can’t be overstated
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Coming together, moving ahead
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Clark's letter touched people deeply
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: EMS 'family' touched by Clark's letter
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The cost of eradicating poverty is low
December 14, 2015
Chicago man arrested with 44 grams of heroin in Red Lake
RED LAKE—A Chicago man arrested Thursday with 44 grams of heroin and a Glock pistol told law enforcement he sells the drug only on the...
December 14, 2015 - 7:02pm
December 12, 2015
Rez Rap Records to host rap icon Twista in Red Lake
RED LAKE—Northland hip-hop artists have emerged from the underground scene putting Red Lake on rapper radar. Legendary rapid-flow rapper...
News / local
December 12, 2015 - 9:49pm
December 3, 2015
AREA BASKETBALL ROUNDUP: Bagley boys, Red Lake girls win
BAGLEY — The Bagley boys basketball team topped Win-E-Mac 78-66 Thursday night in Pine to Prairie Conference action. The Flyers and Patriots went into halftime tied at 28 but Bagley outscored Win-E-Mac 50-38 to earn the victory. Hunter Severson led the Flyers (2-2) with 27 points...
December 3, 2015 - 11:27pm
November 25, 2015
Red Lake students meet Chelsea Clinton
A BSU staff member and two high school students from Red Lake met with Chelsea Clinton at a signing of her new book, “It’s Your World,”...
News / local
November 25, 2015 - 2:23pm
November 20, 2015
Red Lake teens, BSU programmer to meet with Chelsea Clinton
BEMIDJI—A BSU staff member and two high school students from Red Lake are scheduled to meet with Chelsea Clinton at a signing of her new book, "It's Your World," on Friday in St. Paul. Clinton's book includes a mention of Girls Who Code, a non-profit program meant to inspire...
November 20, 2015 - 10:08am
November 16, 2015
Three from area arrested outside Chicago with $80,000 in heroin, several handguns
CHICAGO—A woman and two men from the Red Lake Indian Reservation were arrested last week just outside Chicago with $80,000 worth of heroin...
November 16, 2015 - 9:08pm
November 12, 2015
Coats of many colors just in time for the cold
Firefighters bring Red Lake students gifts from Operation Warm RED LAKE—Giggles and laughter were heard coming from brightly colored puffs...
November 12, 2015 - 8:00pm
Red Lake, Leech Lake flags to be in all Beltrami County courtrooms
BEMIDJI -- The Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe and the Red Lake Band of Chippewa will hold a tribal flag-raising ceremony at the Beltrami County courthouse. The event is at 3:30 p.m. Nov. 24 in courtroom one of the Beltrami County Judicial Center, 600 Minnesota Ave. NW. The public...
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November 12, 2015 - 7:21pm
November 6, 2015
BASKETBALL: Red Lake, Cass Lake-Bena to play at Sanford Center
BEMIDJI—Area basketball teams will be on display next month on Bemidji's biggest stage: The Sanford Center announced Friday it is hosting...
November 6, 2015 - 1:58pm
November 4, 2015
Delays at Highway 2/89 intersection in Bemidji Thursday
Drivers traveling through the U.S. Highway 2/Minnesota Highway 89 intersection should expect short delays on Thursday, as crews work along different portions of the bridge and ramps. Flaggers will control traffic through the work zone and drivers are asked to slow down, be patient...
News / local
November 4, 2015 - 4:59pm
October 25, 2015
Waiting to serve: After building vacant for 10 years, Children’s Healing Center in Red Lake eyes 2016 opening
RED LAKE -- Vitality is emerging from a nondescript building on the shores of Lower Red Lake. The building is Abinoojiiyag Noojimoo-Wigamig (Children’s...
News / region
October 25, 2015 - 12:47am
October 16, 2015
Ojibwe fur trade history explored in reprinted book
BEMIDJI—After a successful first run, the Beltrami County Historical Society has issued a second printing of "Ojibwe Imprints on Northern...
October 16, 2015 - 8:26pm
First book on Red Lake history, 'Warrior Nation,' released
BEMIDJI—Since European settlers arrived on the eastern shores of what became the United States, land borders have been drawn, people moved...
October 16, 2015 - 8:16pm
October 12, 2015
PREP FOOTBALL: Kelliher-Northome, Clearbrook-Gonvick, Bagley all open at home
The Kelliher-Northome football team dominated in the regular season to escape unbeaten. And once again, the Mustangs are one of the top seeds in their MSHSL 9-man section tournament playoffs, which begin Friday. Just about the only thing different for the Mustangs this season is...
October 12, 2015 - 11:11pm
October 8, 2015
AREA PREP FOOTBALL: Late scores help Bagley beat Pine River
PINE RIVER — The Bagley High School football team found itself on its heels, but two touchdowns late in the fourth quarter secured the 26-15 victory over Pine River-Backus. With less than six minutes remaining in the game, the Flyers (5-3) got a one-yard touchdown run out of Ty...
October 8, 2015 - 11:28pm