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First-generation college-bound student wins Philando Castile scholarship
Warrant mix-up may yield settlement
Twin Cities Pride: Unmarked squad will still lead Pride parade, but officers can march
Dayton agrees to fund Legislature until October, as court case continues
Kvalvog family raises reward to $100,000 for information on crash that killed their two teenage sons
Polanco homers, Twins blank Indians
Lynx bounce back from 1st loss, drub Mystics
Taylor thinks Butler can get Timberwolves to the checkered flag
Butler acquisition send Wolves' ticket sales soaring
LEGION BASEBALL: Centaurs rally for win
Mabel B. Dahl
Sharon Roberta Villier
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Priscilla Jane Miller
Roberta Jean Wind
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: A legacy of Native American boxing
PATT RALL COLUMN: Life in the fast lane in Bemidji
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Staying cool in the good ol' days
PRIME TIME: Summer is hopping in and around the SAC
PRIME TIME: Blessed by a power outage
'Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery' opens Wednesday
Church Musicians recital by Beth Hendricks, Philip Hermann
Great American Story contest deadline approaches
A busy summer ahead for the BHS marching band
Robert "One-Man" Johnson to perform at Farm by the Lake
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Water temperatures stall in the area
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: 'Gully'-gee, there's a lot of gulls out there
MASTER GARDENER COLUMN: Try prevention instead of treatment
FISH TALES: Jim Fleck on Upper Red Lake
Woods in the works: Newest state forest undergoing development in Cass County
Janice and Edward Beil
Ron and Carol Carpenter celebrate 50 years!
PRIME TIME: The lure of loud mufflers
Are rhubarb and tomatoes fruits or vegetables?
Kindness is Contagious: Little black dresses bring joy during trials
From Russia With Love: A story of Facebook and frustration
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Indeed, a new veterans home is a non-partisan issue
Port: The NRA needs to speak out on Philando Castille
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. This is the 10th year of the local scholarship program, which through donations provides funds to send local fourth-...
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 Amy Eklund is a woman who excels in seemingly disparate life callings. During the school year, she teaches...
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