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Bookmobile brings library to rural communities across the region
Wells Fargo branch in Blackduck to close
North Country Snowmobile Club donates to Blue Ox Marathon
Coca-Cola, Lueken's team up to help Boys and Girls Club
PotlatchDeltic donates to Boys and Girls Club
Ervin Santana still can't make a fist or grip a baseball post-surgery
COLLEGE MEN'S HOCKEY: UMD goes from life support to Sioux Falls for NCAA West Regional
Twins' shortstop Polanco suspended 80 games for PED use
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Diving deep with the 'divers'
PAUL NELSON FISHING: Don't forget about eelpout
Darren Harvey Benais Sr.
Amy Lynn Dow
Brian B. Eide
Steven Gray Premo
COMMENTARY: Killing a pike to 'save' the walleyes is poor logic
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Does character still count?
Hope for fighting deadly impatiens disease
An Irish "pi" for any day of the week
It turns out I am 'that' mom
Looking for artists to take on city hall: Granite Falls, Minn., looking to embed artist in city
Arts briefs, March 18
CBS tentatively sets March 25 for airing '60 Minutes' interview with Stormy Daniels
Publicist for Matt Damon squashes rumor saying he was moving to Australia because of Trump
'American Idol' contestant was 'uncomfortable,' but says Katy Perry's kiss wasn't harassment
St. Louis River muskies on the move
COMMENTARY: Killing a pike to 'save' the walleyes is poor logic
Rainy Lake guide Billy Dougherty to be inducted into Minnesota Fishing Hall of Fame
Outdoor report: March fishing heating up on Lake of the Woods
Elk surveys mailed to 8,500 homes as Fond du Lac Band effort inches toward reintroduction
Dennis & Joyce Sjoquist
Supporting Denny McNamara
We need Denny McNamara
A Personal Note From Denny
Shout out to our teachers
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Our real enemy is greed and hate
How little -- not big -- moments remind you about living
Staging your home not as easy as you think
What to look for on plant descriptions
September 26, 2013
DNA test confirms identity of wolf that bit Solway teen
BEMIDJI — A wolf killed at a Lake Winnibigoshish campground after an attack on a teenager was in fact the animal that bit the 16-year-old,...
September 26, 2013 - 12:45pm
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