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At Big Sandy Lake, Ojibwe recall horror of ancestors' death march
Brainerd man dies of gunshot wound to the head: Cass County investigates death
Muslim inmates sue Cass County Jail, claim they were fed pork
14-year-old Wisconsin girl charged with attempted homicide
Homeless man allegedly tries to move into Roseville house, change locks
GOLF: Playoff holes help narrow field at the Birchmont
BSU athletics extends radio deal
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Water temperatures reaching peak
Vikings extend contract of head coach Zimmer
Sports physical blitz planned for Aug. 6
Dale Clinton Smith, Sr.
Susan Marie Tibstra
Beverly J. Neadeau
Ashley Jean Needham
Charlotte "Char" Clark
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: 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
Blane Klemek: Nests are nearly as fascinating as the birds themselves
Nancy Sullivan birthday
AnnaMae Daken birthday
Robert Kaasa birthday
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Neighbors helping neighbors
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Keep quiet zone idea on front burner
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Power company workers were heroes
Joe Vene: Setting the record straight on school road project
PIONEER EDITORIAL: Developments for the developers
July 26, 2016
UPDATED: Police arrest protesters outside governor’s home
ST. PAUL -- St. Paul police took several protesters into custody on Summit Avenue this morning outside the Governor’s Residence as they seek...
July 26, 2016 - 7:34pm
July 8, 2016
Squad car vandalized but mostly quiet night for Minnesota shooting protest
ST. PAUL -- Protesters remained in front of the Minnesota governor's residence Friday morning, continuing a vigil that began hours after a police...
July 8, 2016 - 10:00am
May 14, 2016
A real ‘Scooby-Doo’ mystery: Who stole the van?
ST. PAUL — Zoinks! A van painted to look like the Mystery Machine van from “Scooby-Doo” crashed into a home in St. Paul, and police soon...
May 14, 2016 - 2:10pm
May 11, 2016
Cops: St. Paul murder suspect winked at them: Man allegedly met pair at gas station, invited them home and shot both, killing one
ST. PAUL -- When police first arrived at the apartment in St. Paul’s Lowertown early Saturday morning, officers smelled fresh gunpowder and...
May 11, 2016 - 6:50pm
April 28, 2016
Science Museum of Minnesota lands big NASA contract
ST. PAUL -- The Science Museum of Minnesota has been tapped to showcase NASA’s research mission to museum visitors nationwide. The St. Paul museum announced Tuesday that it has been awarded a $14.5 million contract from NASA’s science research division to lead a collaborative...
April 28, 2016 - 8:37pm
April 25, 2016
St. Paul man found drowned at Bayfield marina
A 48-year-old St. Paul man was found dead in Lake Superior at a Bayfield marina Saturday. The body of David Rappath was recovered from the water on the south side of the Apostle Islands Marina on Bayfield's downtown waterfront. Bayfield Police Chief John Fangman said police responded...
April 25, 2016 - 4:41pm
April 15, 2016
Red Lake Nation Day at state Capitol on Tuesday
RED LAKE -- The Red Lake Nation will hold a Red Lake Day at the Capitol on Tuesday in St. Paul. The event for all tribal citizens will be held at the State Office Building located at 100 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard in St. Paul. Opening remarks are scheduled to begin...
April 15, 2016 - 1:05pm
April 6, 2016
A sea of red (and black): Dressed in plaid, Bemidji leaders meet with legislators for Day at the Capitol
ST. PAUL -- It looked less like St. Paul and more like Bemidji Wednesday at the Minnesota State Capitol. Wednesday marked the 11th time that...
April 6, 2016 - 7:06pm
March 16, 2016
BSU students to take part in Capitol presentation
BEMIDJI—Nine BSU undergraduate students will present the results of their academic research Thursday at the state Capitol building as part of the third annual Minnesota Undergraduate Scholars presentation, "Posters in St. Paul." The academic showcase highlights work from students...
March 16, 2016 - 2:09pm
March 8, 2016
Sex-trafficking investigation imploded. Did St. Paul cop lie?
ST. PAUL — A 30-defendant multistate sex-trafficking ring involving Somali gangs and underage girls sounds like a good get for a prosecutor. But then-U.S. Attorney B. Todd Jones rejected it before federal prosecutors in Tennessee took it. And in the wake of a federal appeals decision...
March 8, 2016 - 9:01pm
March 7, 2016
St. Paul police fatally shoot dog after it bites four people
ST. PAUL -- A St. Paul police officer fatally shot a dog Sunday after it bit four people and as it charged at other passersby and paramedics, according to the police department. The Rottweiler had jumped a fence in his owner’s Macalester-Groveland yard and was running nearby, near...
March 7, 2016 - 9:34pm
March 5, 2016
Legislative auditor: Minnesota's teacher-licensing system is ‘broken’
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota’s teacher-licensing system is confusing, contradictory and ripe for an overhaul, the state legislative auditor said in a report Friday. “Quite frankly, the system is broken,” Legislative Auditor James Nobles told state lawmakers. The findings of his six-month...
March 5, 2016 - 2:33pm
St. Paul therapist had sex with her teen client, helped him escape juvenile center, charges say
ST. PAUL -- New charges were filed Friday against a therapist at Boys Totem Town, accusing her of having sex with a teen who lived at the St....
March 5, 2016 - 2:21pm
March 1, 2016
‘Why Treaties Matter’ event about Ojibwe, Dakota treaties with U.S. government to be held in St. Paul
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Judicial Branch and the Minnesota Tribal Court State Court Forum will host an event highlighting how Dakota and Ojibwe treaties with the U.S. government impacted the lands and history of Minnesota and its people on March 18.The event runs noon to 1 p.m. in...
March 1, 2016 - 7:35pm
February 16, 2016
Oregon police arrest ex-St. Paul orchestra member with 100 pounds of pot
BLY, Ore. -- A 33-year-old man who was formerly a cellist with the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra was arrested Friday in Oregon, after the State...
February 16, 2016 - 8:36am