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June 4, 2018
This fixed structure dam impounds the waters in Marsh Lake and prevents the natural riverine system from experiencing the fluctuating water levels important for aquatic vegetation while also impeding natural fish migration. This lowhead dam will be replaced by a fish passage that will allow fish migration. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Minnesota's Marsh Lake project getting back on track
June 4, 2018 - 10:37pm
May 27, 2018
Rob Horken talks about building custom rods in his East Grand Forks shop. Known for years as "Ernie the Angler" on WDAZ-TV's weekly summer fishing reports, Horken retired four years ago and keeps busy building custom rods as owner of Rob's Rod Repair and Custom Built Fishing Rods. Brad Dokken / Forum News Service                                play button
Northwest Minn. man finds retirement niche building custom fishing rods
May 27, 2018 - 6:16am
May 22, 2018
Darren Driscoll plants the first round of a navy bean field using a 24-row planter south of East Grand Forks Tuesday, May 22. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
After late start, growers pleased with progress so far
May 22, 2018 - 6:35pm
May 17, 2018
Deb Davis, assistant regional director for the Northeast Human Service Center and director for its alcohol and drug program, has been with the agency since 1985. Eric Hylden / Forum News Service
Struggling to meet the need for drug counselors
May 17, 2018 - 7:19pm
May 10, 2018
Debbie Kujava and her brother, Dennis (right), relax on the porch of Dennis' home near Ross, Minn., on a recent May afternoon. The siblings are adjusting to their lives as new millionaires after Debbie won the Lotto America jackpot in March with a ticket she bought at the Holiday station in Roseau, Minn. She split the winnings with Dennis, who in turn shared his share of the prize money with his two daughters. (Brad Dokken / Forum News Service)
Life after the lotto: Northern Minn. family shares proceeds from multimillion dollar Lotto America jackpot
May 10, 2018 - 5:41pm
February 12, 2018
Speed limits increase for Highways 34, 64
February 12, 2018 - 12:12pm
January 14, 2018
An estimated 4,000 anglers braved the wind and cold in January 2015 to fish the 31st annual Devils Lake Volunteer Fire Department Fishing Tournament on Devils Lake.  This year's tournament, the 34th annual, is set for Jan. 27. (Brad Dokken photo)
A stringer of success: Longtime Devils Lake fishing tourney organizer will reel in 34th year
January 14, 2018 - 6:24am
January 5, 2018
Top left: Bemidji win "Best MN Town." Top center: Bull moose visits Lake Bemidji. Top right: BSU men's hockey coach with the MacNaughton Cup. Bottom left: Rescue team heads out on Upper Red Lake. Bottom center: People embrace on the first day of searching for missing fishermen on Lower Red Lake. Bottom right: Bus accident on Irvine Avenue. (Pioneer file photos)
2017: Pioneer Stories of the Year
January 5, 2018 - 9:36am
December 29, 2017
Michael Allen Chenoweth, left, and Ashley Dawn Schultz
Accused burglars picked the wrong target, a Minnesota sheriff's home
December 29, 2017 - 7:00pm
December 24, 2017
On Vance Avenue in Erskine, Minn., Ness Cafe has been in operation since 1912. Photo taken Saturday, December 16, 2017. Nick Nelson / Forum News Serviceplay button
Northern Minn. cafe lives up to 'oldie but goodie' motto
December 24, 2017 - 8:22am
December 19, 2017
Zane Robert Stigen
Appeals court overturns northwest Minn. man's meth conviction
December 19, 2017 - 7:25pm
December 14, 2017
Devin Schaan, a single mother living in Grand Forks, sees a good portion of her monthly budget spent on health insurance to cover insulin and other costs to cover her diabetes management.  photo by Eric Hylden/ Forum News Service
After tumultuous year, next steps for health care policy hard to predict
December 14, 2017 - 7:17pm
December 10, 2017
Picture of health: Stats provide glimpse into health spending
December 10, 2017 - 6:00am
December 4, 2017
Maintenance workers brush away and scoop the snow and slush on Monday in front of the BSU Library.  (Jordan Shearer | Bemidji Pioneer)
UPDATED: Bemidji area in winter storm warning; road conditions expected to worsen
December 4, 2017 - 5:48pm
December 3, 2017
Despite changing culture, employer discrimination remains hard to prove
December 3, 2017 - 9:00am
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