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Debate over Line 3: Economic and environmental concerns discussed at state hearing
11 classes at Bemidji Area Schools exceed recommended size
Beltrami County Commissioners review Eelpout Fest application
'We have a right as humans to be free': Civil rights icon John Lewis shares his story of struggle with F-M students
Minnesota Governor's Residence to be lit blue for Somali victims
UMD hockey notebook: Deery bounces back in goal
CROSS COUNTRY: Hamrin makes herself at home as girls take 3rd, boys 2nd at Bemidji Invite
FOOTBALL: Jacks to host St. Cloud Tech in regular season finale
WOMEN’S HOCKEY: Langei named WCHA Rookie of the Week
SOCCER: Jacks advance after ‘emotional roller coaster’ win
Isabel (Perkins) Knudson
Pearl Dorothy Ledin
Gilbert D. Bahr
Ruth Norene Van De Venter
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
Rise and shine
Ben Affleck condemns Harvey Weinstein - then apologizes for groping an actress on MTV
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Time for a little night fishing
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Commentary: The Democratic Party's obsession with Hollywood celebrities was bound to blow up
Commentary: The old obit man looks around
Imagine you're Princess Kate - it's awful and here's why
Commentary: When it comes to harassing the media, Trump is no Nixon
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Otto praised for clean energy plan
August 19, 2013
Solway man sentenced on weapons charge
BEMIDJI -- In a downward departure from sentencing guidelines, Beltrami District Judge Shari Schlucter sentenced a Solway man to 60 days in jail for actions that included a short, armed standoff with police in September. Jeffrey Wayne Wilson, 57, was sentenced Aug. 13, and was placed...
August 19, 2013 - 9:18pm
April 6, 2013
Blaze, apparently accidental, whips through Grant Valley home
GRANT VALLEY TOWNSHIP - A home and its contents here sustained more than $100,000 in damages after a fire engulfed it Friday night. Bemidji and Solway firefighters responded to a home in hte 5000 block of Mid-Valley Lane Northwest after receiving a call at 8:01 p.m. A news release...
April 6, 2013 - 8:10am
March 5, 2013
Dudley, Bended Knee advance to top five for national music awards
BEMIDJI – A local musician and his band are nominated in the top five for national music awards. Kent Dudley and his band Bended Knee have advanced into the top five in four categories for Christian Voice Magazine’s 2012 Country Gospel Music Fan Awards, known as the CGM Awards....
March 5, 2013 - 1:44pm
January 31, 2013
12 area students receive CLV scholarships
BEMIDJI – Twelve area elementary students will be honored this month as they are awarded scholarships to attend weeklong immersion camps at Concordia Language Villages.
January 31, 2013 - 5:40pm
January 9, 2013
Local band nominated for national awards with online vote will determine winner
BEMIDJI – The public is invited to support a local musician who has been nominated for national awards. Kent Dudley and his band Bended Knee...
January 9, 2013 - 6:02pm
November 27, 2012
Animal rescue cuts back
SOLWAY – WhipStaff Ranch and Rescue is slowing down but not shutting down, Carrie Van Wert stresses. Dwindling funds, slower adoptions and...
November 27, 2012 - 12:58am
November 15, 2012
Donations help Bemidji Community Food Shelf
BEMIDJI — For the 21st consecutive year, youngsters from local schools began the process of stuffing a truck with donations to the Bemidji...
November 15, 2012 - 1:51am
November 2, 2012
Teacher, farrier, survivor: Patience is the key in Eklund’s dual passions
By Molly Miron, Special to the Pioneer
November 2, 2012 - 7:59pm
September 13, 2012
Bemidji woman pleads guilty to stealing more than $380,000
BEMIDJI – A former employee of Beltrami Industrial Services has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $380,000 from the company. Suzanne Marie Lofgren, 50, of Bemidji, pleaded guilty Wednesday in Beltrami County District Court to felony theft-diverting corporate property. Sentencing...
September 13, 2012 - 4:05pm
August 23, 2012
Verizon expands 4G wireless network to Bemidji area
BEMIDJI – Verizon Wireless announced Thursday it expanded its 4G Long Term Evolution (LTE) network to Bemidji, enabling customers in more areas of Minnesota to take advantage of the network, as of 7 p.m. today. The expanded 4G LTE coverage area in Bemidji includes: - North on U.S....
August 23, 2012 - 3:02pm
June 30, 2012
Annual Report | Logging: Family's three generations of loggers keep tradition going
SOLWAY - Entering its third generation of loggers, the Lundberg family has been in the logging business since the late 1950s and they know all...
June 30, 2012 - 12:00am
June 29, 2012
Firefighters called to large fire at Solway wood products plant
SOLWAY - Firefighters and emergency crews were called shortly after 5 p.m. to Norbord, 4409 Northwest Road NW, after a report of a large fire at the woods product plant. Few details are known, but mutual aid has been requested from Bemidji first responders. Check back for detai...
June 29, 2012 - 5:13pm
June 28, 2012
Man identified in cell tower death
SOLWAY - A 19-year-old Lisbon, N.D., man was identified Wednesday as the victim of a fatal fall from a cell phone tower here. Jeremy Jo Froemke was working on a cell phone tower when he fell 153 feet and was killed on impact Tuesday, the Beltrami County Sheriff's Office said. Froemke...
June 28, 2012 - 12:00am
June 26, 2012
UPDATED: Man reportedly dead after falling at least 100 feet from cell phone tower near Solway
SOLWAY - Solway firefighters have been called to a report of a person who died after falling from a cell phone tower here. An emergency call came into Beltrami County Sheriff's dispatchers at 5:52 p.m. about a person who fell from the tower. According to dispatchers, the report...
June 26, 2012 - 6:09pm