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Suspects facing first-degree murder charges for stabbing, beheading Hibbing, Minn., man
Thief River Falls man pleads guilty in birthday shooting case
Despite bone discovery, Cramer says tour should give Corps confidence to issue final easement
Mills goes deeper into own pockets for 8th District race
Brrrr….polar vortex might be back
Bemidji bowlers finish regular season in Wadena
AUTO RACING: Leeper named Rookie of the Year
PREP FOOTBALL: Bemidji to take on Moorhead in first round, other area playoff pairings announced
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Forwards stepping up for Beavers
MEN'S HOCKEY: Tough matchup awaits Beavers in Grand Forks
Kenneth Gergen Linnum
Monte T. Olson
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: As tradition goes
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: What will be your last words to someone?
KELSI TURNER COLUMN: How to harvest wild rice
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: How to hunt for a Deere
KELLY BREVIG COLUMN: When you are called to 'do the right thing'
Book signing with Barbara Schlichting
Woodpicks Bluegrass and Gospel band concert set
PATT RALL COLUMN: October brings us the Cruise and plenty to do
Studio Cruise 2016 artists
'Cruise' on over" Annual Studio Cruise arts tour has largest event yet
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Lakes, rivers cooling a bit slower this year
New specialty license plates to go on sale
Grand Portage, Bois Forte bands seeking to take moose this fall
MASTER GARDENERS: Gardening highs and lows in 2016
Deer hunters encouraged to buy licenses early
Share your Milestones in the Pioneer
Johnson anniversary celebration
MILESTONES: Gullickson-Boerboom engagement
MILESTONES: Dunbar birthday
Letter to the editor: All unborn lives matter
Letter to the editor: Joe Vene is a genuine leader
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Justices should impact your vote
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Vote for the right engine this year
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Sign thieves get a perverted thrill
Walker men identified as deceased in shooting
WALKER—The Cass County Sheriff's Office has released the names of two men who died of apparent gunshot wounds near Walker on May 12. According to a release issued Thursday, investigation into the deaths and preliminary autopsy results show the men died of a murder/suicide scenario. The...
May 21, 2015 - 1:18pm
April 16, 2015
BB gun vandals plead guilty
BEMIDJI—Three Bemidji men accused of shooting BB guns from a car have entered guilty pleas in Beltrami County District Court. Jaylen Ingalls, 19, Christian Schulke, 19 and Carl Pederson, 19 were arrested after approximately 20 property damage complaints were registered with...
April 16, 2015 - 7:30pm
April 13, 2015
Bemidji man convicted of attempted murder
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji man has been sentenced to 16 years in prison for the attempted murder of a 17-year-old Eckles Township girl in July....
April 13, 2015 - 5:07pm
January 21, 2015
Cass Lake man sentenced to five years in prison
BEMIDJI -- A Cass Lake man who shot a White Earth man in the leg in September was convicted Tuesday in Beltrami County District Court of felony...
January 21, 2015 - 5:12pm
December 18, 2014
Cass Lake man enters guilty plea in shooting
BEMIDJI -- A Cass Lake man charged with felony assault and possession of an assault weapon has pleaded guilty in Beltrami County District Court. Dwight Thomas Jones, 38, is charged with one count of second-degree assault and one count of possession of a pistol/assault weapon for...
December 18, 2014 - 11:01pm
December 15, 2014
Bemidji man enters not guilty plea in Eckles Township shooting
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man who allegedly shot a 17-year-old girl in July entered a not guilty plea Friday in Beltrami County District Court. Chad Eric Pickering, 40, is charged with felony first-degree premeditated attempted murder.
December 15, 2014 - 8:14pm
October 6, 2014
Cass Lake men appear in Beltrami County Court after shooting
BEMIDJI -- Dwight Jones and Cory Jones made their initial appearances Monday in Beltrami County District Court since their involvement in a recent shooting incident near Cass Lake. Dwight Thomas Jones, 37, and Cory J. Walter Jones, 26, both of Cass Lake, were identified by a witness...
October 6, 2014 - 8:11pm
July 30, 2014
Suspect in Mendota Heights cop killing arrested after shootout in St. Paul
Mara H. Gottfried, Tad Vezner, Nick Ferraro and Sarah Horner St. Paul Pioneer Press ST. PAUL —A routine traffic stop midday Wednesday ended...
July 30, 2014 - 10:58pm
At candlelight vigil and in words, slain officer mourned
Sarah Horner and Nick Ferraro St. Paul Pioneer Press WEST ST. PAUL — Hundreds of people paid their respects Wednesday evening at a candlelight...
July 30, 2014 - 10:54pm
July 29, 2014
UPDATE: High-speed chase in Bemidji ends in fatality
BEMIDJI -- A high-speed pursuit through Bemidji ended in a fatality this afternoon. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is investigating the pursuit and shooting. The driver was found with a single gunshot wound and pronounced dead at the scene on Division Street and Hidden...
July 29, 2014 - 11:16am
July 24, 2014
Bail set for man who shot 17-year-old girl Monday
BEMIDJI -- Bail has been set at $1 million for a man who shot a 17-year-old girl three times in Eckles Township on Monday night. Chad Eric Pickering, 40, of Bemidji, was arraigned Wednesday in Beltrami County Court on one count of felony first-degree attempted murder. Judge John...
July 24, 2014 - 3:22pm
July 23, 2014
UPDATE: Girl injured in Eckles Township shooting Monday, suspect in custody
BEMIDJI -- A 17-year-old girl was shot in Eckles Township Monday night. The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office confirmed the shooting Tuesday morning. The Beltrami County dispatch center received a 911 call at approximately 10 p.m. from the 17-year-old female. She said she had been...
July 23, 2014 - 2:22pm
June 26, 2014
Area shooters advance to state tournament
BEMIDJI — The Bemidji Trap and Skeet Club recently hosted the Minnesota Trapshooting Association Northern Zone shoot. The event attracted 70 shooters and several area shooters advanced to the state meet which will be July 7-13 in Alexandria. The events champions included: Northern...
June 26, 2014 - 10:34pm
June 10, 2014
SHOOTING: Todavich, Perkins to compete at state clay target tournament
ALEXANDRIA — Chase Todavich and Seth Perkins will represent the Bemidji clay target team at next weekend’s state meet in Prior Lake. Todavich and Perkins earned their state berths by placing first and second during the weekly conference shoots. At Monday’s Minnesota State High...
June 10, 2014 - 11:22pm
April 29, 2014
Six injured, suspect dead in shooting at FedEx facility in Georgia
ATLANTA, April 29 (Reuters) -- Six people were hurt in a shooting at a FedEx Corp facility at a suburban Atlanta airport early on Tuesday, and the suspected shooter died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound, police said. An active shooter was reported at the facility in...
April 29, 2014 - 1:35pm