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Bemidji City Council to review street projects
PHOTOS OF THE MONTH: November to remember
Thompson donates to Northwoods Women's Shelter
Book club meets Dec. 12
Arts and entertainment briefs for Dec. 4
GIRLS BASKETBALL: Big run lifts Red Lake past Fosston
BOYS BASKETBALL: Warriors run past Greyhounds
Lumberjack gymnasts compete at Perham
WRESTLING: Bemidji, other area teams compete at Olson Memorial Tournament
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Huskies top BSU men, 98-95
Robert (Bob) Kamrowski
Vivian D. Bye
Gerald "Jerry" Duane Morrow
David Anthony Fineday, Sr.
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Deal with clutter: We owe it to our brain
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: An 'ordinary' spark of hope
Column: Standing Rock opposed pipeline as early as 2014, new tape reveals
LIBRARY CORNER: December is time for festive events at the library
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What's in a politician's fanny pack?
Art classes scheduled
PATT RALL COLUMN: Singing and dancing toward Christmas
A few new twists: Madrigal Dinners to satirize politics
Neil Diamond celebrating 50 years with tour; concert planned in St. Paul
MATTHEW LIEDKE COLUMN: Holiday movie madness
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Trees, plainly put, are amazing life forms
Northwest Minnesota deer kill up from last year
Christmas bird count at Rydell refuge
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Be patient, the frozen lakes will come
DNR seeks input on Thief Lake
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: A first-hand look at protest injuries
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Dakota Access Pipeline should be rerouted
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Helping to protect K9 police dogs
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Jaycees make Bemidji a great place to live
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Protesters part of problem, not solution
FOOTBALL: Beavers win Mineral Water Bowl for first-ever postseason victory
January 26, 2015
READER PHOTO: Winter scene near Pine Lake
Reader Megan Voxland sent in this picture she took on her way back from Fosston last week near Pine Lake and Gonvick, Minn. Send in your photos...
January 26, 2015 - 11:21am
January 15, 2015
Duluth firefighter faces sexual contact with minor charge
DULUTH, Minn. -- A 32-year-old Duluth firefighter has been arrested for allegedly having criminal sexual contact with a juvenile younger than 13 years old as part of an investigation into internet crime, according to a statement from the Duluth Police Department. The firefighter,...
January 15, 2015 - 7:50am
January 14, 2015
Beaver Bash at Buena Vista, other upcoming events
BEMIDJI -- The Buena Vista Beaver Bash Terrain Park competition will take place at 12:30 p.m. Sunday at Buena Vista Ski Area, 19276 Lake Julia...
January 14, 2015 - 4:13pm
November 26, 2014
Menahga man pleads guilty in strangulation death of Park Rapids woman
PARK RAPIDS -- A Menahga man has plead guilty in the strangulation death of a Park Rapids woman in February. Harley Leritz, 21, on Tuesday...
November 26, 2014 - 8:55am
November 17, 2014
Social media prank connects Grand Forks with phallic-looking holiday lights
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- The city of Grand Forks is excited about the holiday season — but not as excited as a recent Internet prank may have you...
November 17, 2014 - 9:19pm
October 6, 2014
Family seeks help finding missing Brainerd teenager
A smiling blond 17-year-old left her parents southeast Brainerd home to spend the night at a friend's house intending to return the next day. That was more than a week ago. "She never took off and lost contact with everybody," Shelly Joel said of her daughter. "She's always...
October 6, 2014 - 1:19pm
September 18, 2014
UPDATED: Man in custody following shooting near Crookston
CROOKSTON, Minn. -- A man who shot but did not wound a Polk County sheriff’s deputy near Crookston on Thursday afternoon is in custody, according to the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension. Deputies were talking with residents at a home on Perry Farms near U.S. Highway 75...
September 18, 2014 - 10:36pm
August 1, 2014
Laporte looks for its own trailhead on Paul Bunyan State Trail
LAPORTE -- Organizers in this town of 111 residents have raised thousands of dollars for a proposed trailhead on the Paul Bunyan State Trail:...
August 1, 2014 - 12:00pm
May 9, 2014
Hubbard County board to review housing of inmates from Cass, Becker
PARK RAPIDS, Minn. -- The decision on whether jail inmates from Cass and Becker counties will spend time in Hubbard County’s facilities will be discussed in a county board work session next week, after commissioners review a staffing analysis compiled by a consulting firm....
May 9, 2014 - 5:19pm
April 22, 2014
DNR to restrict debris burning in Beltrami, other northern counties
BEMIDJI -- Dry and windy conditions have increased the fire danger for the Bemidji area, and much of north-central and northwest Minnesota....
April 22, 2014 - 7:37pm
April 1, 2014
Fosston man killed in accident at wood manufacturing plant in Bagley
A veteran employee of a Bagley wood manufacturing plant was killed early today when he was caught in the pulley of a large industrial-size door as it was opened. Police Chief Larry Peterson said an official of the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration was expected...
April 1, 2014 - 4:14pm
November 19, 2013
Minnesota adds 500 waters to impaired list
By John Myers Forum News Service DULUTH -- It’s not that Minnesota’s waters are more polluted every year. It’s that every year, the state looks at more lakes and rivers, it finds more that have pollution problems. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency this year...
November 19, 2013 - 9:01am
November 18, 2013
Terrorizing charges filed against N.D. white supremacists
CARSON, N.D. -- White supremacists Craig Cobb and Kynan Dutton are being held without bond after prosecutors charged them Monday with felony terrorizing for approaching residents of Leith with loaded firearms. Cobb, 62, and Dutton, 29, each face seven counts of terrorizing,...
November 18, 2013 - 8:21pm
Food stamp help reduced in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans who receive food stamps will receive less education than in the past because of federal budget cuts. The University of Minnesota Extension announced Monday that it must reduce the number of staff members in the food stamp education program due to...
November 18, 2013 - 8:18pm
October 25, 2013
Early morning fire burns business, home north of Park Rapids
October 25, 2013 - 4:02pm