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TWO RIVERS: Each day became easier for Jeanette . . . and the man was in jail (Chaps. 35-38)
Weather outlook cancels outdoor Movie Night set for Saturday
Chamber Ambassadors: University Heights
Chamber Ambassadors: JCPenney
Fusion Center moving to downtown Bemidji
At home in Bemidji: Longtime NHL scout, executive Marshall Johnston retires; has called Bemidji home for 40 years
LEGION BASEBALL: Bemidji keeps rolling, tops Alexandria in sub-state playoffs
VFW BASEBALL: Bemidji splits doubleheader with Alexandria
Bemidji Extreme U12 soccer takes second at Bemidji Blowout
Former Minnesota Vikings coach Dennis Green dies
David Henry Morgan
Gwendolyn "Gwen" Ewert
Lawrence P. Buck
PAUL NELSON: Warmer weather means a good time to catch muskies
MASTER GARDENERS: Hit a tomato home run
Scotty Allison: A VA Pension program review
John Eggers: Who wants to be a cop?
PRIME TIME: Tea-totalling (and not) in Yorkshire
Don’t leave home without Iowa: ‘Leaving Iowa’ debuts Wednesday for Paul Bunyan Playhouse
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Big Trouble In Little China’
Patt Rall: Bemidji truly is a Destination City
ART BRIEFS: Area Church Musicians Recital Series continues and more
Big Bass Ramblers to perform at Farm by the Lake; Church Musicians series continues Wednesday
Blane Klemek: Observing bird songs of the seasons
Hawley man sets state muskie record
Elk expansion in Northwestern Minnesota on hold
FISH TALES: Lyla Glinsek
Robert Kaasa birthday
Joe Vene: Setting the record straight on school road project
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Developments for the developers
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: This November, I’m voting for NOTA (none of the above)
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Lueth, Larson thanked for service
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Making music on the Mississippi
June 6, 2016
Science prof 'retires' after 50 years at UMD
DULUTH -- Bob Carlson may have officially retired from his classroom job with the graduation of the University of Minnesota Duluth's class of...
June 6, 2016 - 3:53pm
January 12, 2016
Saturday Science returns at Headwaters Science Center
BEMIDJI -- Saturday Science will be with Dr. Tokunbo Akande, a Sanford Health Pediatrician, as he presents “Germs and Vaccines” from 2 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Headwaters Science Center, 413 Beltrami Ave. NW.Akande will share about the science behind what makes us sick and how we...
January 12, 2016 - 8:37am
January 7, 2016
Presenter for the Underground Physics Lab discusses neutrinos at Headwaters Science Center
BEMIDJI -- The secrets of the universe, it turns out, are guarded by a bunny. For those who made it past the furry Waabooz, a black and white...
January 7, 2016 - 1:18pm
December 5, 2015
Go, go gadgets!: Area students take part in robotics challenge at BSU (photos, video)
BEMIDJI -- More than 200 middle and high school students competed on teams in a series of back-to-back robot challenges on Saturday at the Dream...
December 5, 2015 - 5:20pm
October 24, 2015
Wallert to speak at BSU lecture series
BEMIDJI -- For the last 25 years, Dr. Mark Wallert, associate professor of biology at BSU, has guided undergraduates through real-world research experiences that have shown them what it means to be working scientists. As a new member of its biology faculty, Wallert is running his...
October 24, 2015 - 3:23pm
October 14, 2015
Oooo. . . it’s Oobleck: Bemidji Middle School class super sizes experiment (w/ video)
BEMIDJI -- It’s white. It feels like mud when you dip your hand slowly in, like a brick wall when you clench your fist and punch it: Oobleck...
October 14, 2015 - 6:04pm
January 25, 2015
PATRICK GUILFOILE: Bad luck and cancer
Cancer is very common. At least a third of us will have a brush with it at some point in our lives. We've learned a great deal about the causes of cancer over the past couple of decades. In general, some change in our DNA or a change in the regulation of our DNA ultimately causes...
January 25, 2015 - 12:00am
November 3, 2014
Fire in the sky: Meteor sightings Sunday has area abuzz
BEMIDJI -- Reed Olson was out at Ruttger's on Sunday when he just happened to look up at the right spot at the right moment. "It was about 4:45 so the sky was bright and blue and I saw it -- it didn't look like a meteor at night, which is normally orange or yellowish white --...
November 3, 2014 - 9:25pm
November 2, 2014
Patrick Guilfoile: Why is cancer so uncommon in humans?
If you know the statistics about cancer, the title of the article probably strikes you as odd or just plain wrong. The fact that about 40 percent of people in the U.S. eventually develop some form of cancer seems to remove the disease from the “uncommon” category. Yet if you...
November 2, 2014 - 12:24am
July 13, 2014
Patrick Guilfoile: Do our brains make us weak?
One of the big questions in evolutionary biology is why we are so different compared to our closest living relative, the chimpanzee. Even though we are genetically very similar, there are great differences in outward appearance, behavior, culture and other characteristics. Consequently,...
July 13, 2014 - 12:00am
August 27, 2013
Tina Dupuy: The creationist with an iPhone paradox
Americans believe in science. Generally, most of us have faith in medicine. A majority of Americans, though ever-thinning, tell pollsters they’re religious and yet we’ve reached virtual consensus about going to the hospital when we’re sick. We are, in some cases, obligated...
August 27, 2013 - 11:54pm