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Navy veteran admits he lied about service in interview with Fox News
Finding Lucas' heart: Minnesota mother tracks down family that received son’s heart
Woman, reportedly in a blanket asking for help, identified as missing person in northern Minnesota
BSU instructors to host recital during Woodwind and Piano Day
Norwegian ambassador to visit Grand Forks for job-creation seminar
At The Ralph, preparations underway for 'magical' college sports night
Dodgers win first National League pennant since 1988
Back-to-back Jacks: Bemidji boys secure second straight section title
Bemidji girls bring home section title with late-game heroics
FOOTBALL: Area section playoff seedings announced
Joshua Luke O'Brien
Lawrence Kenneth Brown
Edward M. Schmuch
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Summer reflections from Lake Julia
GENERATIONS: A trip on the ‘Old Bay Line’
GENERATIONS: Milk snakes, fairy diddles and goatsuckers
GENERATIONS: Time to go to church -- and eat well
GENERATIONS: In defense of the ‘routine’
This Oklahoma fraternity has a choreographed jorts-and-fanny pack dance routine
He was the king of late night, but David Letterman doesn't miss it 'for a second'
John Dunsworth, actor who played Jim Lahey on 'Trailer Park Boys,' dead at 71
PATT RALL COLUMN: Thanks abound at BSU concerts
Around the Arts, October 15
MASTER GARDENERS: Do I have to?
PAUL NELSON FISHING COLUMN: Fish on the move for fall
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Living with the ladybugs in Minnesota
MASTER GARDENERS: Fall care and pruning those shrubs and trees
BLANE KLEMEK COLUMN: Close encounters with the outdoors world
Tom & Linda Peterson
Larry & Joyce Johnson
Ride home opens door to life-changing kindness
Fargo Feminist: 'Me too' but what about 'us too?'
Tinkering with a Midwest favorite: Cinnamon Scotcheroos shake things up
WORLD OF WINE: How to celebrate upcoming Champagne Day
LOST ITALIAN: Butternut Bleu Cheese Sauce a go-to for fall dining
October 4, 2017
Here are the 33 stores that will be closed on Thanksgiving day in 2017
A large number of retail stores will not be participating in one of the year's most lucrative sales days of the year: Thanksgiving day.
October 4, 2017 - 3:14pm
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