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A salute to service and sacrifice on Memorial Day (with PHOTO GALLERY)
Registration open for BSU eco-camp
‘Reading for Relay’ at the library
Aitkin man dies in rollover
N.D. hayride turns deadly after pickup rear-ends wagon, kills man, Clydesdales
AUTO RACING: Bemidji Speedway opens 2016 season
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Schreiber wants to make Bemidji a ‘basketball town’
BASEBALL: Bemidji to host Detroit Lakes in 8AAA opener
Bemidji’s Fenson, Polo, selected to USA Curling High Performance program
Patience and perseverance: Bemidji racer Dean Eggebraaten finally getting his chance on the track
Trevor Lawrence Christopherson
Roger W. Lehmann
Lucille "Lucy" Kinnard
Tom A. Svoboda
Cyndi Fenske: Ready for summer and ‘Read to Win’ at the library
Scotty Allison: Why do we recommend veterans obtain medical insurance?
John Eggers: What is Memorial Day?
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Lakes, and the fishing, heating up
John Eggers: Who was Hamilton?
The JOE-DOWN reviews ‘Crocodile Dundee’
ART BRIEFS: Acoust Hicks opens summer concert series at The Farm By The Lake, Gallery North open house and more
Off The Record Blog: I may not like Bob Dylan, but I respect him
Take a stroll with art: Bemidji Sculpture Walk returns for 18th summer
The JOE-DOWN reviews ‘13 Going On 30’
Fishing trip to Burntside Lake near Ely, Minn., offers lake trout rendezvous
Blane Klemek: The wonderful world of wetlands
FISH TALES: Daniel Jourdain Jr. on Lake Plantagent
Time for a snack
Hendricks, Nelson win Gary Newell tournament
Karsten Verke birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Pick up trash and keep Bemidji beautiful
Pioneer Editorial: Recognizing Bemidji’s businesses
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Let's ban or tax the use of plastic bags
PIONEER EDITORIAL: A session in need of repair
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Parents, don’t ignore what your instincts are telling you
May 24, 2016
SOFTBALL: Blackduck wins big, routs Red Lake in 8A playoff opener
BLACKDUCK — The Blackduck High School girls softball team had no difficulty in beating Red Lake in the first round of the Section 8A North...
May 24, 2016 - 10:55pm
LEGISLATURE: With bonding bill failure, status of Bemidji-area projects up in the air
BEMIDJI—Two multimillion-dollar projects planned for Bemidji went down with the state's bonding bill as legislators quarreled Sunday over funding for transportation and public works. Monday's deadline came and went without an agreement on those fronts, putting on hold plans...
News / local
May 24, 2016 - 2:32pm
May 21, 2016
Annual healing powwow planned for Aug. 11
BEMIDJI -- Sanford Bemidji along with Red Lake and Cass Lake IHS hospitals, will host a healing powwow from 4 to 8 p.m. Aug. 11 at the Sanford Bemidji Medical Center.The powwow is open to the public. The powwow will honor the physicians, health care workers and holistic healers who...
News / local
May 21, 2016 - 4:15pm
May 19, 2016
Runoff elections to be set for Red Lake district races
RED LAKE -- A runoff election will be scheduled in four Red Lake districts after the general election was held Wednesday. Voters went to the...
May 19, 2016 - 2:53pm
May 16, 2016
'What's Left: Lives Touched by Suicide' features more than 40 Minnesota artists
RED LAKE—Suicide is often hard to talk about. But an art exhibit now on display at Red Lake Nation College is working to change that. "If...
News / local
May 16, 2016 - 11:27am
May 13, 2016
A milestone for Red Lake: 10 years of walleye fishing in state and tribal waters (with video)
RED LAKE AND WASKISH, Minn. -- Pat Brown and Gary Barnard were working at opposite ends of Upper and Lower Red lakes in 1997, but the fisheries...
outdoors / fishing
May 13, 2016 - 10:04am
May 9, 2016
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Red Lake needs assistance, not resistance
I read the article (May 3) about the state funding bill, specifically regarding the public works budget. I appreciate what Sen. Scott Newman had to say about the issue regarding money for construction of a new Social Services building and a school building on the reservation here...
opinion / letters
May 9, 2016 - 3:55pm
May 3, 2016
Red Lake to host Gathering of Elders next week
RED LAKE—The Red Lake Nation will hold its sixth annual Gathering of Elders on Monday-Tuesday at Seven Clans Casino in Red Lake. The two-day event will feature informational booths on tribal programs and services available for elders, as well as food and entertainment. An important...
May 3, 2016 - 2:08pm
Crookston Diocese priest accused of sexually abusing teen on Red Lake Reservation
CROOKSTON, Minn. – A Catholic priest accused of sexually abusing a 15-year-old boy on the Red Lake Reservation in 2008 has been removed from his present assignment as a pastor at St. Elizabeth Church in Dilworth and St. Andrew’s Church in Hawley, according to a Crookston Diocese...
News / region
May 3, 2016 - 11:33am
April 30, 2016
Annual Youth Leadership Conference starts Wednesday in Red Lake
RED LAKE—The 11th Annual Red Lake Nation Youth Leadership Conference will be held Wednesday to Friday at Red Lake High School. This year's conference theme is "Shaping the Future." Workshops and presentations will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. daily, with a shorter day Friday....
April 30, 2016 - 2:39pm
April 29, 2016
Blackduck baseball trumps Red Lake 20-9
Senior Jay Cheney was 4-5 with two doubles and eight RBI as Blackduck defeated Red Lake 20-9 on Tuesday night. Tanner Depew, also a senior, went 3-4 with three singles, and sophomore Michael Juelson went 3-4 with two doubles at the plate. Senior Kyle Solberg was the starting pitcher,...
News / local
April 29, 2016 - 11:13am
April 21, 2016
Keep the games alive: Tour aims to keep Native American sports strong (w/video, photo gallery)
RED LAKE -- The pitter patter of a rubber ball could be heard skipping across the floorboards inside St. Mary’s Mission School on Thursday...
News / local
April 21, 2016 - 6:40pm
March 29, 2016
Beltrami County, area tribes receive mental health care grants
BEMIDJI -- Beltrami County and the Red Lake, Leech Lake and White Earth bands will each receive grants to aid in mental health crisis services, according to a release Tuesday. Mental health crisis services provided in a person’s home soon will be available in all parts of the state...
News / local
March 29, 2016 - 6:50pm
March 21, 2016
Candidates file for Red Lake Tribal Council election
RED LAKE—A total of 19 candidates have filed for four district representative seats on the Red Lake Tribal Council. The election is set for May 18. The deadline to file for the election was 4 p.m. Saturday. After passing a criminal background check, the candidates will be certified...
March 21, 2016 - 10:28am
March 19, 2016
VIDEO: Rosie to the rescue: For 10 years, Red Lake Rosie’s Rescue has been helping to save animals
REDBY—Karen Good realized 10 years ago that some animals need saving before they're born. She founded Red Lake Rosie's Rescue in 2006—"started...
March 19, 2016 - 6:53pm