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UPDATE: Charges: Itasca County homicide victim was beheaded, stabbed
Woman charged in connection with Itasca County beheading
Girl Scouts event scheduled for September
Police seek DNA analysis in Willmar armed robbery
Scammer accidentally picks Douglas County attorney as victim, gets nowhere
Setting an example: Oshkiimaajitahdah summer camps showcase Native American athletes in Red Lake
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji splits with Detroit Lakes
BASEBALL: Blue Ox dominant in win over Park Rapids
TENNIS: Multiple Bemidji players win championships in Grand Forks
AUTO RACING: Wreck-filled day at the Speedway
Anthony (Tony) James Kloehn
Winnifred Rae Koslucher
Edward (Eddie) Eugene Daken
John "Jack" Allen Katzenmeyer
Karen Rose Rhea Wittner
John Eggers: Why were you born?
BELTRAMI COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS: June weed of the month: Common tansy
John Eggers: What did your father teach you?
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Lakes cooler than usual as summer approaches
BELTRAMI COUNTY MASTER GARDENERS: Sedums: Minimum maintenance plants
REVIEW: ‘The Shallows’ is a thrilling story of survival
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Bring It On’
Watch for 'Night Watch': BHS Marching Band again scoring well with summer show (w/ video)
Arts Briefs: BSO presents 'Legendary Voices,' First Friday open house at Gallery North and more
Patt Rall: Schlichting debuts her 'First Lady Mysteries' series
Final voting underway to name International Wolf Center pups
Blane Klemek: Two low profile birds: The sora rail and Virginia rail
Chippewa National Forest schedules summer programs
Chippewa National Forest receives national ‘Rise to the Future Award’
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Summer solstice means lots of fish are feeding
Albert Theisen birthday
Karsten Verke birthday
PIONEER EDITORIAL: The world needs more Jerrys
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Story on workshop was small minded
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Legislature's inaction is unacceptable
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Rotary Club, community thanked for inclusive playground
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Palliative care bill reduces suffering, improves quality of life
June 12, 2016
JOHN EGGERS: Who is your spiritual friend?
If you took a poll among people who seem to find contentment in life, who seem to be fulfilled, who seem to be at ease with themselves, would you find that most of these people had a spiritual friend who influenced them at some time? I believe the answer is "yes."
June 12, 2016 - 6:49am
April 28, 2016
Headwaters Unitarian Universalist Fellowship welcomes DeMasi Brothers
BEMIDJI — Headwaters Unitarian Universalist Fellowship will feature guest musicians, The DeMasi Brothers, for a service at 10 a.m. Sunday at Rail River Folk School, 303 Railroad St. SW. The DeMasi Brothers, John and Joseph, are folk musicians originally from New York City. The brothers...
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April 28, 2016 - 5:10pm
April 25, 2016
Duluth Diocese considers new Catholic high school
The Duluth Diocese is considering restructuring existing Catholic schools in Duluth and possibly opening a Catholic high school in the city for the first time in more than 40 years. The board of Duluth Area Catholic Schools last week approved the hiring of a consultant that will help...
News / region
April 25, 2016 - 5:31pm
March 17, 2016
FAITH BRIEFS: Women's luncheon, Holy Week schedule, etc.
Women's luncheon meeting Monday BEMIDJI—The Christian Women's luncheon meeting will take place at 1 p.m. Monday in the community room at the Eagles Club, 1270 Neilson Ave. SE, Bemidji. Carol Nelson, Bemidji soloist and speaker, will sing and speak on how she moved out of darkness...
March 17, 2016 - 7:34pm
January 28, 2016
Fellowship group to meet Saturday
BEMIDJI — A meeting of the Bemidji Area Full Gospel Businessmen’s Fellowship is scheduled at 7 a.m. Saturday at the Beltrami Electric community room, 4111 Technology Drive NW. The guest speaker will be Jerry Vein, who will be speaking on his faith and sometimes, not so much...
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January 28, 2016 - 7:51pm
January 14, 2016
Faith briefs - Friday Jan. 15
Christian Women's luncheon set BEMIDJI—The Christian Women's luncheon meeting will take place at 1 p.m. Monday in the community room at the Eagles Club, 1270 Neilson Ave. SE. Roxanne Kanani of Bemidji will share her journey as a single mother. Attendees will be able to participate...
January 14, 2016 - 6:30pm
September 17, 2015
Faith briefs - Friday Sept. 18
Annual fall dinner at Sacred Heart in Wilton WILTON—The 79th annual fall dinner will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday at Sacred...
September 17, 2015 - 5:55pm
September 8, 2015
Controversial Dakdok holds Bemidji event
BEMIDJI—One brought a pillow to soften a plastic folding chair. Some pulled out little notebooks and jotted away in tidy cursive. Almost...
September 8, 2015 - 10:36pm
July 4, 2015
Rich Lowry: The next gay marriage battle
Everyone knows where the debate over gay marriage is going next. Now that the Supreme Court has imposed its edict on the land, the question is whether religious institutions and people of faith will still be permitted to act on moral beliefs that the court has portrayed as bigoted...
opinion / commentary
July 4, 2015 - 12:45am
May 13, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: There are many answers to the same problems
I was very interested in Professor Hazard’s “Response” column in the May 12 Pioneer on the vexing question of evil permitted by a good God. This, of course, is a question which has bedeviled theologians and philosophers for ages. I taught Oriental Philosophy and Religion at...
opinion / letters
May 13, 2015 - 11:43pm
January 24, 2015
Rwanda to Bemidji: Alain's journey: Sanford chaplain says his "God Moment" led him to ministry and ultimately to northern Minnesota
BEMIDJI -- "My family name is the most beautiful, for it is really a verb translated to mean, 'I trust God.'" That is how the Rev. Alain L....
News / local
January 24, 2015 - 11:10pm
December 11, 2014
Faith briefs - Friday Dec. 12
Bemidji Aglow meeting Saturday BEMIDJI -- Bemidji Area Aglow will meet 10 a.m. to noon Saturday Dec. 13 in Beltrami Electric Co-op's Community Room, 4111 Technology Drive NW. Barb Juhnke will share on her involvement in "Project Lydia," for women in eastern Uganda. First Lutheran...
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December 11, 2014 - 4:40pm
October 23, 2014
Faith Briefs for 10/24/2014
Annual BBQ rib dinner on Saturday BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Council Knights of Columbus will host their 13th annual BBQ rib dinner from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday at St. Philip’s Catholic Church, 702 Beltrami Ave. NW. Cost is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 5 to 12 and free...
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October 23, 2014 - 6:52pm
Christian film opens Friday
BEMIDJI — A local homeschooling mother initiated an effort that led to a number of churches and ministries banding together to bring a new film to the Bemidji Theatre. “A Matter of Faith,” from filmmaker Rich Christiano, opens Friday in Bemidji. It tells the story of a Christian...
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October 23, 2014 - 6:50pm
October 9, 2014
Religion briefs for 10/10/2014
Fall bazaar at Bethel Lutheran Church BEMIDJI — A fall bazaar, soup luncheon and bake sale will take place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Bethel Lutheran Church, 5232 Irvine Ave. NW. A soup luncheon will be served from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. that includes three soups, warm bread,...
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October 9, 2014 - 7:12pm