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Out in the cold
Police Report 12/09/13
Peterson: Farm bill talks close
DNR examines impact of Lake Bemidji angling
Crime report for Dec. 7-8
Bemidji Speedway hosts annual awards banquet
Pat Miller - This week at Bemidji High School: Schedule includes 18 events in five days
Bemidji State's Maxie Rosenbloom is NSIC Player of the Week
Twins Caravan to visit on Jan. 21
BOYS BASKETBALL: Buffalo races past Bemidji 81-51
Donald Ray Hedlund, Sr.
Carl Harry Gehrke
Delmer Conrad Metzer
Joel Robert McDonald
Local authors to sign books
Pioneer Previews for Dec. 8: Music, music, everywhere for today, week
Author plans talk on how Pearl Harbor hit small-town Minnesota
Art briefs for Dec. 5
'The King and I' opens Friday
Blane Klemek: How animals survive the chilly winter months
Paul Nelson: Heavy snow hampers development of ice on Bemidji area lakes
Trumpeter swans shot near Detroit Lakes; DNR seeks public’s help
Blane Klemek: Do bears hibernate? The truth about outdoor myths
Paul Nelson: Ice fishing season has arrived for Bemidji area anglers
Pioneer VIiewpoints: The task at hand for NTC
Kathryn Lopez: What the pope is really saying
Cokie & Steven V. Roberts: Giving the gift of stories
Letter: Snow plow and mail drivers are appreciated
Letter: Recent weather calls global warming in question
Sue Bruns: Ah, those holiday traditions
Alice Collins: Christmas time is a time for joy, families
Jane Furuseth: Readers Theater celebrates 10th year of performances
Art Lee: A tale in rhyme from a past Christmas time (with apologies to Edgar Allen Poe)
Evan Hazard: An epiphany in G major and the music inside us
September 27, 2013
Sanford installs hyperbaric chambers; only sixth facility in state to offer services
BEMIDJI — A large crane ushered in a new chapter in Sanford health care Thursday morning. The crane carried in two hyperbaric chambers...
news / local
September 27, 2013 - 12:10am
September 12, 2013
Knife River donates to Sanford Health
Knife River recently made a donation to the Sanford Health Foundation of Northern Minnesota in support of its Together For Life project, which...
news / business
September 12, 2013 - 9:53pm
Lions donate to Sanford Health
Lions Club President Ron Porter presents a $100 check to Penny Echternach, executive director of the Sanford Health Foundation of Northern Minnesota,...
September 12, 2013 - 8:43pm
Your Health: Understanding gout
Q. What is gout? A. Gout is a type of arthritis caused by uric acid crystals that form in your joints. Uric acid normally dissolves in your blood, goes through your kidneys and colon, and then out of your body through your urine and stools. When uric acid doesn't flow through, it...
September 12, 2013 - 8:28pm
July 15, 2013
Olson, Johnson to lead Sanford Bemidji region
BEMIDJI -- Sanford Health announced Monday that Dan Olson, current chief operations officer of Sanford Bemidji Clinics, has been named president...
news / local
July 15, 2013 - 7:28pm
Bemidji nurses advocate at Capitol for Standards of Care Act
ST. PAUL – About 20 nurses from Sanford Bemidji Medical Center joined hundreds of nurses from across the state to travel to the Minnesota...
February 15, 2013 - 3:39pm
January 5, 2013
Sanford aims to improve American Indian health care
BEMIDJI – A patient is best served when she has a team of medical staff working in tandem to address all of her medical needs, says Dr. Valerie...
news / local
January 5, 2013 - 10:19pm
December 14, 2012
Sanford Bemidji participates in colorectal cancer screening collaborative
BEMIDJI – Sanford Bemidji recently participated in a statewide collaborative designed to help participating medical groups enhance their current colorectal cancer screening efforts. The collaborative was led by a consortium composed of the Institute for Clinical Systems Improvement,...
December 14, 2012 - 9:50pm
December 11, 2012
Pioneer Editorial: Cheers and Jeers
Vigorous debates on tap for Minnesota Late last week, Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton provided an overview of his priorities for the next two years. The top goal for everyone will be enacting a two-year budget – but expect plenty of fireworks. The governor wants to deal with a projected...
opinion / editorial
December 11, 2012 - 12:43am
October 19, 2012
Bemidji doctor serving on state medical board
BEMIDJI – Dr. Maria Statton, recommended by the Minnesota Medical Association, was appointed to the state of Minnesota’s Board of Medical Practice Oct. 8 by Gov. Mark Dayton. Her term will expire Jan. 7, 2013. The MMA has statutory authority to submit endorsement recommendations...
news / local
October 19, 2012 - 8:47pm
September 21, 2012
Bemidji Eagles donate to Sanford Dialysis
Don Wintersteen, North Central Region president of the Grand Aerie of Fraternal Order of Eagles and past president of the Bemidji Paul Bunyan Aerie 351, presents a $2,500 donation to Darla Borgen of Sanford Dialysis in Bemidji. The money will be used for equipment to lift patients...
September 21, 2012 - 8:25pm