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Charges: Couple ran 'large-scale' sex trafficking enterprise in Washington County
Crime report for May 22
CIA ex-chief cites signs of possible Trump campaign ties to Russia
Paint in the Park program set for June 22
Finally healthy, Banham is set for return home to take on the Lynx
Curry hits 36 as Golden State advances to NBA finals
Richard Pitino's message to Minnesota: 'We can really take the next step'
Nashville clinches first trip to Stanley Cup finals
TRACK AND FIELD: Rain, cold doesn’t hamper BHS in home invite
Miriam Emma Droege
Timothy "Tim" Vind
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JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Make the last day of school a good day
SUSTAINABILITY COLUMN: Bemidji is ‘Home Sweet Home’ for the birds
VIVIAN DELGADO COLUMN: Critical Race Theories: What are they all about?
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Who is JFK?
PRIME TIME: Butterflies and beauties at the SAC
Three more Fox News employees file discrimination suits
PATT RALL COLUMN: Spring flowers abound around the arts
BACM announces Summer Recital Series schedule
June First Friday at Gallery North
Summer concert series announced
FISH TALES: Gene Erickson on Cass Lake
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Squirrels are common but still fascinating creatures
FISHING: Gary Newell tournament Saturday
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Best walleye fishing still ahead of us
FISHING: Lake Bemidji lands college fishing national championship
Torry's Van Benefit
Don (Pail) Hill
Garrison Keillor: One more modest proposal
Mike McFeely: For Ailes, the goal was to turn back the clock
Hauser: When Jesus told his disciples they were to be salt, light
Pinke Post: The purpose of trophies in the box
Minding our Elders: Family caregiver needs recognition from siblings
November 24, 2016
'Community is what it means to me': Annual Bemidji meal draws hundreds (photos)
BEMIDJI—The work of 75 volunteers, eight churches and one committee paid off Thursday as hungry celebrants filled Bemidji's Calvary Lutheran...
November 24, 2016 - 5:45pm
November 23, 2016
Turkey haven: Kornell’s Garden is home to heritage birds
WILLMAR, Minn. — Kandiyohi County is definitely not the place you want to be in the days before Thanksgiving if you are a turkey. Unless, that...
November 23, 2016 - 11:00pm
Ready to serve: Annual community meal Thursday at Calvary Lutheran Church
BEMIDJI—About 15 volunteers helped at Calvary Lutheran Church on Wednesday to prepare for Bemidji's 37th annual community holiday meal...
November 23, 2016 - 2:13pm
How to trump political disagreements before they ruin family holiday gathering
FARGO – Scott Hennen knows the politically charged statements we’ve seen all year on social media and heard around the water cooler won’t...
November 23, 2016 - 1:40pm
November 22, 2016
‘I’m not eating that’: When teen diets conflict with Thanksgiving
Some families gathering for Thanksgiving this week may have something to argue about besides politics: what to do when teens at the table follow...
November 22, 2016 - 4:15pm
October 5, 2016
Mall of America to close for Thanksgiving Day
BLOOMINGTON, Minn. -- Mall officials announced Wednesday, Oct. 5, that the Mall of America will be closed on Thanksgiving Day.According to a...
October 5, 2016 - 11:59am
November 29, 2015
Patt Rall Column: Let's all be thankful, no matter how small the blessing
To be precise, I am so proud of Bemidji when I see how many people give of them self to serve others. The lists of volunteers crossover at times:...
November 29, 2015 - 12:55am
November 28, 2015
Michael Reagan: A country to give thanks for
The Middle East is in total chaos. Terrorism is only getting worse. We’ve got big economic, immigration and racial problems we can’t solve. And we’re in the middle of a presidential election that looks like it’ll end badly for the country — no matter whom we elect. With...
November 28, 2015 - 11:15pm
November 26, 2015
Thankful for community: Public meals bring out the best in Bemidji
BEMIDJI—Members of the Bemidji High School Girls Tennis Team stepped off the court and into a diner Thursday to help provide a hot free...
November 26, 2015 - 6:55pm
November 25, 2015
Fellowship and food: Annual community Thanksgiving dinner brings Bemidji together
BEMIDJI -- Organizers of an annual community Thanksgiving meal hope local residents can make it to St. Philip's Catholic Church Thursday to enjoy...
November 25, 2015 - 2:04pm
November 22, 2015
Thanksgiving leftovers: What to do with that leftover bird
BEMIDJI—Every family has their Thanksgiving traditions, from what foods are served to breaking the turkey's wishbone, or watching the New...
November 22, 2015 - 12:04am
November 27, 2014
Giving thanks: Another large crowd for annual community Thanksgiving dinner
BEMIDJI -- Smells of the traditional Thanksgiving meal took over Evangelical Free Church Thursday as both Charlotte “Chick” Rongstad and...
November 27, 2014 - 5:38pm
November 26, 2014
Food for all: Annual Thanksgiving Day community meal is Thursday
BEMIDJI -- It's for the family who buried a matriarch and isn't yet ready to host a holiday without her.
November 26, 2014 - 3:52pm
November 29, 2013
A community affair: Volunteers, guests pack church for annual meal
Carrie Sandstrom Special to the Pioneer BEMIDJI — Danyl Peterson counted off her relatives with her fingers, listing names as she went around...
November 29, 2013 - 12:06am
November 28, 2013
Spirits soar at NYC Thanksgiving parade
NEW YORK (AP) — The big balloons soared along with the crowd's spirits Thursday as the annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade made its...
November 28, 2013 - 2:51pm