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Suspicious fire destroys Nisswa home
Duluth mom tracks down son's swiped bike, and 20 more
Garage fire reported in Bemidji
Sheriff's report for Aug. 28-Sept. 1; police report for Sept. 1-2
Environmental group holds session about pipeline: Enbridge plans to replace Line 3 that runs through area
TENNIS: Lumberjacks improve to 6-0 on the season
AREA VOLLEYBALL: Drakes and Panthers pick up wins
GIRLS SOCCER: Spuds take down Jacks
BOYS SOCCER: Bemidji dominates Detroit Lakes
SWIMMING AND DIVING: Brainerd beats Bemidji in dual meet
Douglas William Needham
Pamela J. Homola
Richard Allen Baird
Scotty Allison: More than 3,600 veterans call Beltrami County home
MASTER GARDENERS: Time for some work, and for some reflection
Cyndi Fenske: School is back and the library is the place to be
John Eggers: Simon’s summer vacation report
NORTHLAND STARGAZING: Algol, planets, and Aldebaran eclipsed
PIONEER PREVIEWS: The wild West and so much more for the arts scene
Art briefs - Sunday Aug. 30
Art briefs 8-23
PIONEER PREVIEWS: Arts scene ramps up as BSU returns
Ada, Minn., woman says Trump was "pretty nice" during NYC jury duty
Blane Klemek: Some thoughts on great gray owls
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Roller coaster weather continues
Man admits to poaching multiple deer at wildlife refuge
Blane Klemek: No duck sounds quite like the ruddy duck
PAUL NELSON COLUMN: Catch should be picking up soon
Susan Stamper Brown: Immigration and the Bible
Dick Polman: Will Biden ‘feel the tingle?’
Joe Guzzardi: American worker besieged from all sides
Tina Dupuy: Josh Duggar and the end of the anti-gay crusaders
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Clinic workers, facility receive praise
August 8, 2015
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: A 'cooperative' way to do community solar
As the sun beats down on a hot summer day in downtown Bemidji, the question begs: How much energy could be harnessed if solar panels covered...
August 8, 2015 - 11:07pm
July 13, 2015
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: A tour of sustainability: Sustainable Places Tour back for fourth year
On July 25, the Bemidji Sustainability Committee will host its Fourth Annual Sustainable Places Tour. The event includes homes and businesses...
July 13, 2015 - 6:28pm
June 15, 2015
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Tuesdays are for Sustainable Tuesdays
Every week for the past three years, people from our community have gathered to learn hands-on skills, receive valuable information and connect...
June 15, 2015 - 10:21am
May 28, 2015
Sustainability conference coming to BSU in June
BEMIDJI -- About 200 college and university faculty and staff who are involved with sustainability and green activities on their home campuses will be visiting BSU for the Upper Midwest Association for Campus Sustainability conference June 17-19. The association’s sixth conference...
News / local
May 28, 2015 - 7:36pm
May 9, 2015
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Natural landscaping can come naturally
Nearly 30 years ago, Kristine Johnson took a tour of Thomas Jefferson's home at Monticello in Virginia. That experience helped form her thoughts...
May 9, 2015 - 6:28pm
April 11, 2015
Free heat: Leech Lake's solar-powered furnaces
Though a sunny afternoon in March, the thermometer shows it's a bone-chilling 5 below. "Come look at this," says Michael Northbird, the Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe's general assistance program manager. He points to the seven 4-foot-by-10-foot solar thermal collectors on the south...
April 11, 2015 - 10:40pm
March 7, 2015
Inside an eco-affordable home
It might be cold outside, but it's warm and snug in the "Eco-Affordable Home" designed and built by Rochell Carpenter and a team of her carpentry...
March 7, 2015 - 11:09pm
ENVIRONMENT: Sustainability is sustainable in Bemidji
What does the word "sustainability" mean for our community? What actions can we take to make our community more resilient to environmental and economic challenges we might face? These are questions the Bemidji Sustainability Committee convenes each month to address.
February 7, 2015 - 10:24pm
October 1, 2014
'Bee'-midji: Ordinance in the works regulating beekeeping
BEMIDJI -- Amid a national push to value America's bees as crucial to the environment, a Bemidji proposal seeks to propagate the pollinating insects within city limits. A group of beekeepers and sustainable practices advocates are working with the Greater Bemidji Area Joint Planning...
News / local
October 1, 2014 - 11:49pm
August 9, 2014
Planting plans: Course details methods to encourage natural landscapes
BEMIDJI — Mary Mitchell purchased her home in March, an attractive two-story house positioned in the middle of a quarter-acre lot in Nymore. Mitchell,...
News / local
August 9, 2014 - 11:43pm