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United Way wine, beer tasting event
Annual taco event Wednesday
Prince tribute concert scheduled at U.S. Bank Stadium
MLB weather: Crosby-Ironton graduate makes his way to the majors
Police seek information on injured kittens found on Blatnik Bridge
GOLF: Birchmont wraps up today with quality championship matchups
BSU signs apparel deal with BIG Athletics/adidas
BSU men’s golf honored for academics
WOMEN'S HOCKEY: Anderson invited to Team USA camp
LEGION BASEBALL: Post 14 eliminated from state tourney
James "Jim" Hensel
Elaine "Becky" Chakov (Roholt)
Dale Clinton Smith, Sr.
Susan Marie Tibstra
MASTER GARDENERS: Summer insects are here
John Eggers: Solve this quotable quote puzzle
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
Off The Record Blog: Let’s analyze this trailer for ‘The Secret History Of Twin Peaks’ book
Watermark Art Center to launch fundraising campaign for major renovation project
The JOE-DOWN Reviews ‘Ghostbusters’ (2016)
Art briefs: Farm by the Lake Sunday concert series continues, 'Annie Get Your Gun' at Northern Light Opera Company and more
If the shoe fits — paint it: Sisters create custom shoe company in Bemidji
FISH TALES: Callen Baird on Big Bass Lake
FISH TALES: Emma Hanson on Lake Winnie
FISH TALES: Becca Hanson on Lake Mary
DNR invites public input on Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area
Northland Outdoors TV goes in search of monster trout: The NOTV crew visits Saskatchewan’s famed trout factory
Nancy Sullivan birthday
AnnaMae Daken birthday
Robert Kaasa birthday
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Not so Minnesota Nice
Annie P. Claesson-Huseby: Knowledge is needed about ‘truth in sentencing’
Matt Cory Column: A historic night for Tristen, even if he doesn’t know it yet
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Neighbors helping neighbors
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep quiet zone idea on front burner
June 17, 2016
UPDATED: Two Friday morning fires most likely caused by lightning
BEMIDJI -- Firefighters were called to two area fires Friday morning during a thunderstorm, with lightning strikes being the suspected cause...
June 17, 2016 - 6:28pm
April 15, 2016
Not just horsing around: Group forms to teach English riding to local horse lovers
SOLWAY—Horseback riding has long been a popular activity for people of all ages in Beltrami County. And one local woman now has started...
April 15, 2016 - 8:20pm
March 23, 2016
UPDATED: Man killed in rollover near Shevlin
BEMIDJI -- A Solway-area man was killed in a one-vehicle rollover Tuesday night south of Shevlin. The Clearwater County Sheriff’s Office received the report of the crash at 11:25 p.m., the office said in a release. The rollover was on County Road 2 just south of 320th Street. When...
March 23, 2016 - 12:52pm
January 18, 2016
Two-car crash injures two west of Bemidji
BEMIDJI -- Two people were injured in a two-vehicle accident Monday afternoon on U.S. Highway 2 west of Bemidji. According to the State Patrol, a 1998 Buick LeSabre driven by Autumn Greenman, 26, of Solway, was driving northbound on Northwood Road NW at about 2:55 p.m. At the intersection...
January 18, 2016 - 5:51pm
August 21, 2015
READER PHOTO: Double rainbow
Reader Tracie Haugan sent in this photo of a double rainbow after the rain north of Solway on Wednesday evening. You can send photos to news...
August 21, 2015 - 9:59am
April 9, 2015
OUT AND ABOUT: Local artist celebrates nature through paintings (W/ VIDEO)
SOLWAY -- Maureen O’Brien has always been painting. “My first memory of doing anything was with a crayon on the wall. I must have been...
April 9, 2015 - 9:58am
March 2, 2015
Garage fire causes $50,000 in damage
BEMIDJI -- A residential garage fire Saturday night in Northern Township caused an estimated $50,000 in damage, officials said Monday. The...
March 2, 2015 - 9:37am
January 27, 2015
READER PHOTO: Sunset in Solway
Reader Tracie Haugan sent in this photo of the sunset near Solway. Send in your photos via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
January 27, 2015 - 7:45pm
April 17, 2014
Fire hits garages, vehicles, in Eckles Township
SOLWAY -- A garage fire in Eckles Township on Wednesday afternoon caused an estimated $77,000 in damage, officials said. The Bemidji...
April 17, 2014 - 1:03pm
January 16, 2014
Solway woman injured in rollover
BEMIDJI -- A Solway woman was injured in a one-vehicle rollover on Highway 2 near Bemidji on Thursday afternoon. Maureen O'Brien, 71, of Solway, was traveling east on U.S. Highway 2 at mile marker 111 in the right lane just before 1 p.m., according to the Minnesota State Patrol....
January 16, 2014 - 4:02pm
January 13, 2014
A look back, a look ahead: Solway Elementary celebrates 25th anniversary
SOLWAY -- As each item was unearthed from a 1991 time capsule, you could hear the laughs and whispers spread throughout the gymnasium. Slap...
January 13, 2014 - 7:23pm
December 16, 2013
Area schools make state achievement list
BEMIDJI -- Three schools in the region were among 48 schools designated Monday as Celebration schools by the Minnesota Department of Education.
December 16, 2013 - 7:52pm
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